17 04, 2018

Get your community buzzing

By | April 17th, 2018|Blog, Farming, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

It’s time for your community to apply for the Local Authority Pollinator Award as the closing date is May 23rd. The award aims to encourage Tidy Towns groups to implement pollinator-friendly actions in their local [...]

9 04, 2018

Increased funding for local youth clubs

By | April 9th, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

An increase of 13% in funding for the Local Youth Club Grant Scheme for 2018 was welcomed this week by Seán Canney TD. ‘The increase will bring the allocation to €1.79 million and will provide [...]

7 04, 2018

Fodder Support Scheme

By | April 7th, 2018|Blog, Farming, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The Department of Agriculture have put in place a Fodder support scheme for farmers. If you,as a farmer, need assistance please contact your local Teagasc office, IFA or any other farmers representative group. If you [...]

30 03, 2018

Portumna Castle receives boost as tea rooms open

By | March 30th, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, O P W, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Portumna Castle receives boost as tea rooms open Seán Canney TD has received confirmation that the tea rooms at Portumna Castle are ready to open to the public. This facility will greatly enhance the castle [...]

29 03, 2018

Development Through Drama

By | March 29th, 2018|Blog, Education, Health, Homepage, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Development Through Drama Galway Autism Partnership (GAP) is offering a 10 week course of personal and social skills development through drama with Lisa Nugent starting Wednesday 11th of April. This course costs only €20 and [...]

1 03, 2018

Major Donation to ensure Tuam Cemetery Records are recorded and put on Website

By | March 1st, 2018|Blog, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I would like to acknowledge a donation of €5000 towards the cost of installing a record of the Tuam Cemetery in digital and soft form. The project will include a survey of the graves, installing [...]

20 02, 2018

Fund to fight illegal dumping

By | February 20th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

An allocation of €67,663 in funding has been made available for an anti-dumping initiative in County Galway this year. Applications are now open for community groups to apply for funding under the Anti-Dumping Initiative 2018 [...]

6 02, 2018

TUAM LOCAL AREA PLAN

By | February 6th, 2018|Blog, Farming, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Draft LAP 2018 Public Consultation

6 02, 2018

Increased funding for roads in Tuam area

By | February 6th, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Tuam Municipal District has received in excess of €4 million in funding for 2018 as part of the annual roads programme, a welcome increase on previous years. The allocation is part of the roads programme [...]

2 02, 2018

Meeting regarding roads and flooding in County Galway

By | February 2nd, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I met today with Shane Ross, Minister for Transport and Kevin Boxer Moran, Minister for the OPW, with Galway County Council officials. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss issues in relation to roads [...]