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Councillor slams Druid over Galway 2020 funding complaint

A Galway City councillor has slammed Druid Theatre for publicly announcing that its planned project for Galway 2020 had been withdrawn because 2020 had failed to come up with the agreed funding for the...

Flood defences deployed as Galway prepares for Storm Callum

Motorists, pedestrians and cyclists have been urged this morning to exercise extreme caution when going outdoors as Storm Callum and high seas continue to batter the city. Winds of up to 130 kilometres per hour...

Woodquay becomes city’s most expensive location for renters

Woodquay has overtaken Newcastle as the most expensive location in which to rent private accommodation in Galway City, according to new figures from the Central Statistics Office. Tenants in private accommodation there were paying an...

Call on City Council to survey trees at risk of falling

A call for a full inspection of all mature trees located in public areas throughout the city, to ensure they pose no threat to people’s safety, has been made by City Councillor Declan McDonnell. The...

Storm Callum: Motorists urged to avoid coastal routes

Galway Bay fm newsroom – Council officials are urging motorists across the county to avoid all coastal routes as Storm Callum makes its way to the west coast. Met Eireann has issued an orange weather...

Connacht Tribune Photographic Competition – capture Galway’s waterways

These are a selection of the entries for our Connacht Tribune photo competition, capturing rivers, lakes and coastal waters around the city and county in all of their glory. But there’s still plenty of time...


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