Galway Bay fm newsroom – Plans for a boutique cinema at Wellpark have been given the go-ahead.
Radical Properties Ltd are planning to change the use of previously approved retail and restaurant space to a new four-screen facility at the Eye Cinema.
The development will also include a restaurant and bar.
Permission has been granted with 9 conditions attached – one stipulates that a traffic management plan must be put in place for the duration of the works.
UHG has country’s second highest number of patients on trolleys today
Galway Bay fm newsroom- University Hospital Galway has the country’s second highest number of people waiting on trolleys today
University Hospital Cork is the most overcrowded with 70 patients waiting for a bed while 56 people are waiting for a bed in UHG
In Portiuncula Hospital there are 14 people waiting on trolleys
The latest Trolleywatch figures from the INMO show that nationally 529 patients are without a bed today
HSE says it’s on track to deliver X-Ray services at Tuam Primary Care Centre
Galway Bay fm newsroom- The HSE has confirmed it’s still on track to deliver X-Ray services at Tuam Primary Care Centre early next year.
A meeting of the Health Forum West this week heard it continues to work with a Public/Private Partnership Company with plans to commence works towards the end of the year.
All going well, the X-Ray and Diagnostics service will be operational by the second quarter of next year.
Local TD fears end of COVID payment will accelerate its spread in workplaces
Galway Bay fm newsroom – A local TD fears that the ceasing of the COVID-19 illness payment will accelerate the spread of the virus in workplaces.
Roscommon/Galway TD Denis Naughton claims there are more than 4,000 people unable to work – after the special payment ended last Friday.
Deputy Naughton says it has resulted people receiving a disability payment from the Department of Social Protection instead.
He is calling for a proper treatment plan for long COVID and is expressing the following concerns: