Research to help replicate success of Great Western Greenway for cyclists

A research team from Civil Engineering at NUI Galway has launched a survey of the Great Western Greenway to aid the design of similar cycling routes nationwide. The greenway, which runs...

Galway language learning company helps turn dictionary into a game!

Galway-based start-up English Bubble, who make digital language learning games, have released Word Bucket, a free mobile app that turns the traditional translation dictionary into a fun and personal learning game. Word Bucket allows...

City Bin represents Ireland at European Business Awards

The City Bin Co. is to represent Ireland as a ‘National Champion’ in the 2013/14 European Business Awards programme under the ‘Customer Focus’ category.  The Galway-based waste collection company has been...

Ambassador’s Galway visit underlines benefit of increased co-operation

The British Ambassador paid a surprise visit to a thriving Galway city business that epitomised the ever-evolving trade links between here and the UK.  Ambassador Dominick Chilcott was in Galway for...

Estate agency sells over €3m worth of property at auction

A local estate agency sold around €3.3 million worth of property at auction, with one of the properties – a beautiful unfinished cottage in Cleggan – achieving more than twice its guide price. ...

Lobbying campaign will continue Council for the West tells bishops

Bishops from across the west of Ireland have been re-assured that the Council for the West will continue to lobby for employment creation throughout the region. That was the key message...


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