Galway Bay fm newsroom – Internal interviews are to take place next week for the temporary replacement of departing City Council Official Ciaran Hayes.
The current Director for Transport, Infrastructure, Recreation and Amenity is to take up his role as Sligo County Manager on January 2nd.
Internal interviews will be held to fill the vacancy on a temporary basis with a decision expected on the Acting Director in the next week.
The permanent position will then be handled at a national level through the Public Appointments Service.
‘Elf Town’ to return to Galway Racecourse with 200 seasonal jobs
Galway Bay fm newsroom – Elf Town has confirmed it’s returning to Galway this Christmas – and says it’ll create over 200 seasonal jobs.
The festive experience, which takes place at Galway Racecourse, is currently recruiting actors and event staff.
It’s billed as a magical 2 hour journey across 4 floors in 3 different buildings, including a visit with Santa.
Tickets for the event are available to book now, with shows taking place from November 23rd.
Aidan Phelan is a producer at Elf Town and outlines the jobs on offer.
New RNLI Visitor Experience opens tomorrow on Inis Mór
Galway Bay fm newsroom – Locals and tourists will be able to enjoy the new RNLI Visitor Experience on Inis Mór from Saturday 1st October.
The attraction is located in the boathall of the Aran Islands lifeboat station at Kilronan Pier, which also hosts a new shop to raise funds for the charity.
The experience will explore 175 years of the RNLI’s history, include images, milestones, awards and rescue stories.
Aran Islands RNLI Lifeboat Operations Manager, Michael Hernon, says the funds raised are vital:
Demand for action on anti-social behavior at Merlin Park Hospital
Galway Bay fm newsroom – A demand has been made for action on anti-social behavior at the gates of Merlin Park Hospital.
Raising the matter at a meeting of the Health Forum West this week, Councillor Declan McDonnell said the old morgue is being used as a congegrating ground.
He said the issue is going on years – but there’s been little done – including an alleged lack of response from Gardaí.
The HSE executive accepted it has been an issue and said measures had been taken – but it will now look into further action.
Councillor McDonnell says its past time that something was done.