Galway Bay fm newsroom – Transactions have doubled at Cappataggle post office in recent weeks according to Cllr Tim Broderick
The future of the post office is uncertain following the death of the post mistress last month.
An Post is currently undertaking a review of the facility.
Councillor Tim Broderick says that the increase in business since the first public meeting earlier this month is down to strong community support.
Gardai at scene of public order offence at Tuam Graveyard
Galway Bay fm newsroom – Gardaí are currently at the scene of a public order incident at Tuam Graveyard.
FYI Galway understands the incident, which involves large numbers, broke out after a funeral.
The emergency services are also at the scene, and there are unconfirmed reports of injuries.
The situation is causing long traffic delays in the area.
Foul play not suspected in discovery of body on Kinvara coastline
Galway Bay fm newsroom – Following the post mortem examination Gardai are treating the discovery of a woman’s body near the coast in Kinvara as a tragedy which rmeans foul play is not suspected
A person out walking near the shoreline made the discovery at around 11.30 yesterday morning at Doorus, north of Kinvara
Gardai say efforts to identify the deceased are ongoing this evening
A spokesperson for Gort Gardai told FYI Galway the post mortem examination concluded this afternoon and An Garda Síochána are treating the death as a tragedy
Coming up on FYI Galway@5
- Contact tracing is being stopped in primary schools and childcare facilities from Monday. It means testing of asymptomtic close contacts will be discontinued. The changes do not include special education facilities.
- Following the post mortem examination Gardai are treating the discovery of a body near the coast in Kinvara as a tragedy. Efforts are underway to identify the woman.
- Sinn Fein MLAs are welcoming Joe Biden’s latest warning to Boris Johnson about risking peace in Northern Ireland, by tampering with the protocol.