Galway Bay fm newsroom – Groups opposed to a multimillion euro deep sea fish farm being set up close to Inis Oírr will picket in Dublin tomorrow morning.
Galway Bay Against Salmon Cages will join other fish protection groups from across the country to protest at Bord Iascaigh Mhara’s National Seafood Conference at the Aviva Stadium.
An application for the fish farm licence in Galway Bay is currently with the Marine Minister, Simon Coveney.
Chairperson of ‘No Salmon Farms At Sea’, Paddy Keenan says the Galway groups will be among those protesting in Dublin tomorrow.
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.