Classifieds Advertise Archive Subscriptions Family Announcements Photos Digital Editions/Apps
Connect with us

Breaking News

Merlin woods bus corridor to become focus of European Commission

Published

on

Galway Bay fm newsroom – The European Commission is to review the proposal for a bus corridor through Merlin woods in the city.

MEP Jim Higgins has asked the Commission to look at the development to see if it’s compliant with the Habitats Directive.

The Fine Gael MEP will visit the woods himself on Saturday, which he describes as a ‘fabulous natural amenity.’

City Councillor Frank Fahy is proposing to have the plan for the bus corridor removed from the City Development Plan.

Speaking to Galway Bay fm News, MEP Jim Higgins says the proposal should be blocked.

Breaking News

Local TD says €2.5m funding “vital lifeline” to local radio

Published

on

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/24rjwy/ciaran_cannon6omf9.mp3

Galway Bay fm newsroom – A local TD says the announcement of 2.5 million euro in additional funding for the broadcasting sector is a “vital lifeline” for local radio.

The allocation has been made through the Sound and Vision Scheme, which provides grants for the creation of high-quality programmes.

Galway East Fine Gael TD Ciaran Cannon says local radio provides a very important public service and deserves greater support.

Continue Reading

Breaking News

TFI Local Link to launch new service between Ballinasloe and Castlerea

Published

on

Galway Bay fm newsroom – TFI Local Link Galway will launch a new service between Ballinasloe and Castlerea on Monday.

Route 546 will operate three times a day in each direction.

It’ll cover Castlerea, Williamstown, Glenamaddy, Kilkerrin, Moylough, Mountbellew, Caltra, Ahascragh and Ballinasloe.

The new service will also provide commuters with a new peak-time service that interchanges with direct services to Galway from Ballinasloe.

Continue Reading

Breaking News

Galway company raises over €15m to develop revolutionary heart impant

Published

on

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/bi87dh/aurigen.mp3

Galway Bay fm newsroom – A Galway-based company has raised over 15 million euro in funding to develop a revolutionary heart impant.

AuriGen Medical has launched a crowdfunding campaign, with the funds going toward facilitating clinical trials.

The start-up company is based in ATU Galway and was founded by John Thomspson and Dr Tony O’Halloran.

Dr Thompson explains how funding and investment has progressed their development of the heart implant which aims to treat stroke and arrhythmia risk:

Continue Reading

Local Ads

Local Ads

Advertisement
Advertisement

Facebook

Advertisement

Trending