Councillor claims Tuam is dying on its feet

By Declan Tierney The town of Tuam is dying on its feet . . . this was the claim made by a local town councillor and prominent businessman as he vowed to try and...

Landmark pub is ‘headline’ property for major auction

O’Donnellan and Joyce Auctioneers will be putting 30 properties under the hammer at a bumper auction next month. Colm O’Donnellan said the auction will have a tremendous mix of properties throughout...

West suffers lower than national average rate of business failures

Just nine per cent of the country’s corporate insolvencies last month were based in the west – with more than two-thirds of the total occurring in Leinster alone. That’s according to...

Galway company wins National Business Award

 Galway software company, Channel Mechanics, has been named winner of the Innovation and Emerging Technology Award at the national final of the 19th Ulster Bank Business Achievers Awards 2012, which took place at the...

Enterprising Galway businesses are honoured on awards night

An agricultural engineering company from Ballinasloe and an organic tea blender based in Galway city were the overall winners in this year’s Galway County & City Enterprise Awards, which were announced last Thursday night....

Hospitals Group Board meets in Portiuncula

The Board of the Galway and Roscommon University Hospitals Group met in Portiuncula Hospital Ballinasloe last week – the fourth meeting of the full Board since the non-Executive Directors of the Board were appointed...


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