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O CUIV NO COMMENT ON REINSTATMENT TO FIANNA FAIL PARTY

Bernie Ni Fhlatharta

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Date Published: 15-Jun-2012

Galway TD Eamon O’ Cuív says he has no comment to make on a motion to re-instate him to the Fianna Fail front bench.

The issue is expected to come before the Fianna Fáil National Executive at Leinster House next week.

Eamon De Valera’s grandson was stripped of the party’s deputy leadership title over his opposition to the EU fiscal treaty.

He later agreed to a Fiscal Treaty vow of silence to remain in Fianna Fail.

Last month, the West Connemara Comhairle Ceantair passed a motion unanimously to have O’ Cuív re-instated to the party’s front bench.

The issue is expected to be raised at the party’s National executive next Wednesday.

Speaking to Galway Bay FM News, Eamon O’ Cuív would make no comment, only to say it’s now a matter for Michael Martin and the executive to iron out.

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Appeal for information following Portumna crash

Bernie Ni Fhlatharta

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Date Published: 08-May-2013

Gardai are appealing for witnesses following a single vehicle crash at the Portumna bridge this morning.

The road from Nenagh to Loughrea reopened shortly after 11 this morning following the completion of a technical exam.

Four men were travelling in a van when they hit the Portumna bridge around 6:30 this morning.

Gardaí, ambulance and two units of Portumna fire services rushed to the scene, and one of the men was taken to Portiuncula hospital in Ballinasloe.

He is being treated for head injuries, which have been described by Gardaí as serious.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Portumna Garda station on 09-097-42060

 

 

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President Higgins among GMIT’s first ever honorary fellowships

Bernie Ni Fhlatharta

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Date Published: 10-May-2013

GMIT is to honour seven outstanding individuals including President Michael D Higgins with Honorary Fellowships at a special ceremony later this month.

It’s the first time in the 40 year history of the Institute the Governing Body of GMIT has decided to award honorary fellowships.

The GMIT Honorary Fellowships will be conferred at the g Hotel in the city this day two weeks Friday 24 May at 2.30pm in front of 200 invited guests.

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Galway commuters hold their breath as LRC intervenes in bus strike

Bernie Ni Fhlatharta

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Date Published: 13-May-2013

Galway commuters are holding their breath as there has been a potential breakthrough in the Bus Eireann dispute, as both sides have agreed to talks at the Labour Relations Commission.

The LRC intervened this afternoon, on day two of strike action that has seen 95 per cent of bus services disrupted across the country.

The LRC’s Director of Conciliation Services, Kevin Foley, says the National Bus and Rail Union and the company have agreed to meet for mediated talks at 8 this evening.

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