17 08, 2017

Galway East benefits from announcement of Capital Grant funding for child care facilities – Canney

By | August 17th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

East Galway TD Seán Canney welcomes Minister Catherine Zapone’s announcement of funding of €1.2m for the School Age Childcare Capital Scheme to improve existing school age childcare services. 263 projects nationally are being supported to [...]

16 08, 2017

Second ASD room for St. Patrick’s NS Tuam

By | August 16th, 2017|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

A decision by the Department of Education to provide funding for the refurbishment works at St. Patrick’s NS, Tuam to provide a second ASD classroom unit is most welcome. The accommodation approved will provide a [...]

2 08, 2017

Funding for environmental projects

By | August 2nd, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

A large number of environmental projects in County Galway are to be funded under the Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund. The Fund supports initiatives by communities, individuals and not-for-profit groups. This year funding is [...]

2 08, 2017

Canney welcomes contract award for Presentation College Athenry

By | August 2nd, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News|0 Comments

News that the contract is to be awarded for the construction of the Presentation College Athenry was welcomed this week by Seán Canney TD. ‘The Department of Education has confirmed that approval to issue a [...]

21 06, 2017

Canney welcomes Back to School allowance increase

By | June 21st, 2017|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

EAST Galway TD Sean Canney this week welcomed an increase in the level of the Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance. ‘This allowance is crucial in helping many families meet the cost of back [...]

5 06, 2017

Sean Canney TD – Thank You one and all.

By | June 5th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Dail Visits, Education, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Health, Homepage, Housing, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, Loughrea Area, National, O P W, Portumna Area, Sporting, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have had the honour and privilege to have served as Minister of State at the Office of Public Works with special responsibility for Flood Relief for the last year I want to acknowledge the [...]

25 05, 2017

Minister Canney welcomes free higher education places in Galway under Springboard+ 2017

By | May 25th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Minister Canney welcomes free higher education places in Galway under Springboard+ 2017 Homemakers can apply for the First Time GMIT and NUIG are among the third level education institutions where free higher education places under [...]

8 05, 2017

Learning For Life Series- Free Event

By | May 8th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Tuam Learning For Life Series- Free Event Information Day on free courses available locally. Drop in to The Corralea Court Hotel, Tuam between 10am and 1pm on Tuesday 16th May. Anything from Cookery, Commerce, Craft, [...]

7 03, 2017

Food Miles – One Good Idea Competition

By | March 7th, 2017|Blog, Education, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

Congrats to Kinga and Reuben of Merlin College, Doughiska who have entered the 'One Good Idea Competition' to promote students' understanding of term, 'Food Miles.' Kinga and Reuben have created a Scratch Computer game, the [...]

29 12, 2016

Roof works funding for St. Patrick’s Primary School

By | December 29th, 2016|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway East Deputy and Minister of State for the OPW, Mr. Sean Canney has warmly welcomed funding by the Department of Education for a local school under the Additional Accommodation and Emergency Works scheme. Funding [...]