Galway Bay fm newsroom- Former Mayor of Galway Terry O’Flaherty is asking the Gardai to increase patrols of Ballyloughane beach over the weekend
The call follows complaints from members of the public in relation to gangs drinking and engaging in anti social behaviour on the beach yesterday
Cllr O’Flaherty said the behaviour had a very frightening effect on a number of people particularly on the elderly and those with young children who were there to enjoy the good weather and the facilities
The Gardai called to the beach during the evening and it’s understood they confiscated some alcohol
Cllr O’Flaherty says it’s important the area is policed in order to stamp out this unruly and yobish behaviour
Galway Garda Chief says drugs “biggest challenge” facing force locally
Galway Bay fm newsroom – The Chief Superintendent of the Galway Garda Division has acknowledged that drugs are the biggest challenge facing the force locally.
Fíbín Media to launch new state of the art production studio in Connemara
Galway Bay fm newsroom – Galway-based production company Fíbín Media is to launch its new state of the art production studio tomorrow (7/12).
The new studio contains 130 square metres of floor space, and is located in Tully in Connemara.
It will offer a new home for Fíbín to create TV shows for young people through English and Irish.
Fíbín founder and CEO is Darach O Tuairisg.
Local addiction counsellor claims cocaine is “blowing a blizzard” in Galway
Galway Bay fm newsroom – Galway-based addiction counsellor, Joe Treacy, claims cocaine is “blowing a blizzard” in Galway.
Data has found that cocaine-use has increased across all age groups in recent years.
Joe Treacy was responding to comments made by local GP Martin Daly on Galway Talks yesterday, who said there is a wave of cocaine in rural areas.
Agreeing with Martin’s sentiments, Joe Treacy, says that cocaine-use is widespread in our communities.