The President of Ireland will perform the official opening of an all Irish school in the city today.
Michael D. Higgins will visit Gaelscoil Dara in Renmore at 11 this morning.
He will also perform the opening of an extension built last year to accomodate the pre-school Naoínra dara, as well as the after school care service.
The primary school was originally set up in 1984 with 17 pupils, and now has almost 400.
Principal of Gaelscoil Dara Mairtín Ó Ceallacháin says excitement is building at the school ahead of the visit
Refusal of Clifden housing development appealed to An Bord Pleanala
Galway Bay fm newsroom – The refusal of a housing development in Clifden has been appealed to An Bord Pleanala.
The project, led by TML Properties, would see 27 homes constructed at St. Anne’s Road on the north side of the town.
County planners turned down the proposals in October, citing concerns over the potential impact on the local habitat.
That decisions been appealed to An Bord Pleanala, with a decision due in March.
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: