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Theft and fraud trial for former Galway bank official and accountant

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Galway Bay fm newsroom – A former ACC bank official and an accountant from Galway have both been sent forward for trial charged with theft and fraud offences.

The former ACC Bank relationship manager is 37 year old Aiden Corcoran of 64, Castan, Doughiska.

He’s charged with 25 counts of using falsified P60’s, payslips and bogus end of year accounts documents in the names of various people at ACC Bank, Moneenageisha between 2006 and 2008, knowing they were false, contrary to Section 25 of the Criminal Justice Theft and Fraud Offences Act 2001.

The 57 year old accountant is Gerard Carr, of Homefarm, Moycullen.

He’s charged with 48 similar counts of forging P60’s, payslips, End of Year Accounts, Sole Trader Accounts and Statements of Affairs, using company headed paper, knowing they were false, at Carr Business Management Services offices between 2004 and 2009.

On the application of Inspector Kevin Gately, Judge Aeneas McCarthy remanded both men on bail to appear before the next sitting of Galway Circuit Criminal Court for trial tomorrow week Tuesday, January 14th.

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Hunt on for Galway winner of €250 thousand prize bond jackpot

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Galway Bay fm newsroom – The hunt is on for the Galway winner of a prize bonds jackpot worth €250 thousand.

It was won in the monthly Ireland State Savings Prize Bonds draw at the end of September.

Speaking to Galway Talks, Anna McHugh of An Post had this advice.

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HSE urged to make agricultural land at Toghermore available for local use

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From Galway Bay FM newsroom- The HSE is being urged to make agricultural lands at the Toghermore campus on the outskirts of Tuam available for local use.

Local councillor Donagh Killilea told a meeting of the Health Forum West that it’s a “fine bank of land” lying idle.

Toghermore House currently houses mental health services, which will move to the Old Grove Hospital once ongoing redevelopment of that site is completed.

Councillor Killilea says there’s a significant parcel of agricultural land at Toghermore that local farmers could make good use of.

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Over 80% of people in West claim they increased time spent outdoors since COVID-19 hit

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Galway Bay fm newsroom – 81% of people in West claim they have increased the time they spend in natural spaces since COVID-19 hit.

The CSO data found that, nationwide, 78% of people say they spend more time outdoors now than in March 2020.

More than half of people surveyed in the West said they discovered a new natural space in that time.

While just 14% said they looked at getting access to a private or shared outdoor space.

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