4 01, 2018

St. Brigid’s Mercy Secondary School Tuam selected to deliver the new Leaving Certificate Computer Science subject

By | January 4th, 2018|Blog, Education, Galway East, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome the inclusion of St. Brigid’s Mercy secondary School Tuam in the 40 schools selected nationally to start studying Leaving Certificate Computer Science from September 2018, and will be the first to get an [...]

2 01, 2018

Clarin College planning permission lodged

By | January 2nd, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News|0 Comments

An application for planning permission for Clarin College, Athenry was lodged with Galway County Council on December 21st, which will kick-start the progression of this school after many years of delays. The Department of Education [...]

19 12, 2017

Canney welcomes funding of €200,000 for Angling projects for Galway East

By | December 19th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Sporting, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Canney welcomes funding of €200,000 for Angling projects for Galway East Galway East TD Seán Canney has welcomed the allocation of funding from Inland Fisheries Ireland Funding Call 2017 to assist angling projects in Galway [...]

28 11, 2017

Timeline for progress on Clarin College Athenry

By | November 28th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News|0 Comments

The emergence of a timeline for progress on a new build for Clarin College Athenry is very welcome. The Department of Education envisages that the new secondary school could be delivered for September 2019. This [...]

17 11, 2017

Canney welcomes funding for Seamount College, Kinvara

By | November 17th, 2017|Blog, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News|0 Comments

Following representations from the Board of Management of Seamount College, Kinvara, East Galway TD Seán Canney has received confirmation from the Department of Education that approval has been given to provide 2 general classrooms, 2 [...]

13 11, 2017

Progress on Coláiste an Chlairín Athenry

By | November 13th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News|0 Comments

Agreement has been reached in principle on the acquisition of a new site at Newford, Athenry for Coláiste an Chlairín, Athenry and the conveyancing of the site is nearing completion. GRETB and the school Principal [...]

31 10, 2017

Canney Welcomes emergency funding for Galway Schools

By | October 31st, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway East TD Seán Canney has welcomed the allocation of funding by the Department of Education under the Emergency Works Scheme. Presentation College Headford have been allocated funding for Mechanical Works under the Scheme. Presentation [...]

23 10, 2017

€60m investment in NUIG

By | October 23rd, 2017|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News|0 Comments

Confirmation that the European Investment Bank is to approve lending of €60 million for the development of NUIG campus is most welcome. This is the first ever loan to the university from Europe’s long-term lending [...]

17 10, 2017

Canney Welcomes €25 Million funding for new STEM Building at GMIT

By | October 17th, 2017|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News|0 Comments

Deputy Seán Canney TD has been informed that the Department of Education are to provide €25 million for a new STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) building at the Galway Campus of GMIT. The building [...]

16 10, 2017

FREE BA IN BUSINESS ENTERPRISE AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

By | October 16th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway Rural Development are delighted to be working with Equal Ireland in offering a FREE degree to Women aged over 21 in County Galway . This course is strictly for women who are not in [...]