Galway Bay fm newsroom – The golf club in Renville in Oranmore is following the Aran Islands lead in providing high-end pod accommodation.
Galway Bay Golf and Country Club Limited has been granted planning permission for 12 stand-alone pods at Rinville on the same site as the clubhouse.
The golf club submitted an application for the pods at Renville as it felt there is a shortage of affordable accommodation along the Wild Atlantic Way between March and October over the past 5 years.
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TD Mairéad Farrell calls for an election in place of planned Taoiseach handover
Galway Bay fm newsroom – Local TD Mairéad Farrell is calling for an election, instead of the planned handover between Michael Martin and Leo Varadkar.
On December 17th, Tánaiste Leo Varadkar will return to the Taoiseach position, taking over from Micheal Martin, as part of the planned cabinet reshuffle.
Speaking on Galway Talks, Galway West TD Mairéad Farrell says she thinks voters need to have their say:
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103 Galway residents to receive Irish Citizenship this week
Galway Bay fm newsroom – 103 Galway residents will become Irish citizens today.
Nationwide, 3,500 people from 130 countries will receive their certificates of naturalisation in Killarney over the next two days.
Junior Minister at the Department of Justice James Browne says it will give them rights and legal protections.
He says people from other nations who’ll become Irish citizens will contribute to Ireland: