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Galway secures €2m for storm damaged piers and harbours

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Galway Bay fm newsroom – Over two million euro has been sanctioned by Government for repairs on piers and harbours which were damaged in Galway during severe storms.

15 local authority projects involving quays, slipways and piers have secured funding under the Storm Damage Programme.

The largest allocation of 216 thousand euro goes to Cé Sruthan Pier in Carraroe followed by Cé na Trá Ban in Lettermore which will get 198 thousand euro.

These are followed by Cé Annaghvaan, also in Lettermore and Cé Pointe in Carraroe where allocations of 180 thousand euro have been secured.

The Gun Rock beacon on Inishbofin has also secured 40 thousand euro as part of the programme which focuses on departmental owned non-fishery harbour centres.

Ros a Mhíl has also secured 133 thousand euro for a new slipway and 31 thousand euro to be used towards the design and planning for phase two of the small craft harbour.

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New exhibition to represent female victims of domestic violence unveiled at ATU

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Galway Bay fm newsroom – A new art exhibition, to represent women who have been victims of domestic abuse, was unveiled today at ATU Wellpark Campus.

The piece was commissioned by COPE Galway, and completed by artist Maura Finnegan.

The arts consists of seven women’s faces and below each one is a QR code which will lead people to an online link to the women’s stories.

Rachel Timoney attended today’s event.

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The Indian Ambassador praises Galway during city visit

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From Galway Bay fm newsroom- The Indian Ambassador has expressed his admiration for Galway during his visit for Asia Business Week.

Ambassador Akhilesh Mishra kicked off the week with a talk at ATU Galway today.

The ambassador complimented what he called a ‘synergy’ between Ireland and India.

He also said it’s important for international engagement across the whole country:

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Protest at County Hall over lack of engagement on Athlone-Galway Greenway

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From Galway Bay fm newsroom- A protest has taken place at County Hall over an alleged lack of engagement with local residents on the planned Athlone to Galway Greenway.

A preferred route has emerged which goes from Athlone through Shannonbridge, Meelick, Portumna, Gort, Kinvara and into Galway City.

But local residents and landowners argue there’s been no meaningful engagement and they’re still “in the dark” about many aspects of the development.

At County Hall today, they carried banners with a wide range of slogans, including “No trust means no Greenway”.

These people voiced their concerns about what route may be taken between Kinvara and Kilcolgan:

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