Galway Bay fm newsroom – The Galway Recovery College which offers education in recovery from mental health challenges is to hold an open day in the city next week.
The college offers transformative learning in mental health and wellbeing in a community based space.
The HSE initiative is part of a worldwide network of recovery colleges covering a range of areas including Ireland, the UK, the USA, Australia and Canada.
The open day will be held at the Institute of Lifecourse and Society at NUIG this day week.
There will be two open sessions in the morning and evening which are facilitated by people who have lived experience of mental health challenges and other service providers. For more on this story tune in to Galway Bay fm news on the hour…
Public meeting in Ballinasloe to discuss concerns about waste facility
Galway Bay fm newsroom – A public meeting about a controversial licence for a waste facility in Ballinasloe will take place next week. (26/8)
It’s being organised by the ‘Ballinsloe Says No’ campaign group to discuss environmental and health concerns in relation to the planned waste facility.
Last year, the High Court overturned a decision by the county council granting the waste permit, however a new application for a licence has now been submitted.
The meeting will take place in Gullanes Hotel in Ballinasloe next Monday evening at 7 o’ clock.
Over €50 thousand worth of Cannabis seized in Gort
Traffic delays expected in Oranmore following major watermain burst
Galway Bay fm newsroom – Motorists are being advised to expect traffic delays in Oranmore this evening following a major watermain burst in the village.
Crews are currently working at the site of the burst at the Maldron Hotel and it’s expected the works will take a number of hours to complete.
Residents in the immediate area are being advised they may be without water until late tonight.
Traffic management measures are currently in place.