Galway Bay fm newsroom – A dog which was stolen from its owners in Co. Cork has been found by Gardai in Galway.
A Jack Russell Terrier dog was stolen by two men from its home in Youghal on Wednesday morning.
Following an investigation, the two men were traced to an address in Galway and with the assistance of Galway Gardaí, the dog was recovered and reunited with its owners.
A file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions in relation to the theft.
NUIG to make student timetables available by end of month
Galway Bay fm newsroom – NUI Galway is to finalise timetables for students by the end of the month as the university prepares to reopen.
The university received guidance on the reopening of third level in recent weeks and is now examining the roll-out before the September reopening.
NUIG President Professor Ciarán Ó hÓgartaigh says feedback has found students are keen to have an in-person experience as well as the online mode of learning.
First year students are expected to begin on campus on September 28th with an induction process likely to take place the previous week.
Professor Ó hÓgartaigh says there will be an on-campus experience as well as online learning while adhering to public health guidelines….
City Hall opens book of condolence following death of John Hume
Galway Bay fm newsroom – Galway city council has opened a book of condolence following the death of John Hume.
The remains of the former Nobel peace prize winner will be removed from his home in Donegal to Saint Eugene’s cathedral in Derry this evening.
Mr. Hume passed away in the early hours of yesterday having suffered from Dementia for some time.
He was awarded the freedom of Galway city in 1999 in appreciation for his work in the promotion of peace and reconciliation in Northern Ireland.
A funeral mass will be held for the 83 year old tomorrow in accordance with public health guidance.
A book of condolence will be opened at City Hall this morning and will remain open until Friday afternoon.
Galway West TD Eamon O’Cuiv told Keith Finnegan on Galway talks John Hume did a lot for the country – often against the odds….