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Dealer facing sentence over €20,000 heroin seizure

A 26-year-old drug dealer faces sentence next month in connection with the seizure of an estimated €20,000 worth of heroin near Barna last year. Chris Goldbey, 78 Fana Glas, Knocknacarra, appeared in custody before Galway...

Man found dead at City Hall named locally

Galway Bay fm newsroom – The man whose body was discovered on the grounds of City Hall at College Road, has been named locally as Martin Carroll, a native of the east side of...

Temporary operating theatre caught up in red tape

The number of patients on the orthopaedic waiting list at Merlin Park has now reached almost 7,000 as the bureaucratic wrangling continues over building a temporary operating theatre. Over a year after a leak closed...

Dunnes set to expand Briarhill store

Galway City Council has given the go-ahead for the expansion of the Dunnes Stores supermarket in Briarhill. Liam Mulryan, owner of the Briarhill Shopping Centre, had sought permission for the amalgamation of Unit 9 in...

Councillors consider zoning change on Corrib Great Southern site

Galway Bay fm newsroom – A city councillor will today raise a proposal to change the zoning on the site of the former Great Southern Hotel from enterprise and commercial, to residential use. There have...

Delay in providing emergency barriers leaves houses at risk

The delay in providing flood defence barriers for Kinvara is putting houses in the South Galway village under threat as the winter approaches. Serious damage was caused in the village during Storm Eleanor earlier in...


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