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 [...]

17 08, 2017

Ballyglunin Railway Restoration Project

By | August 17th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, O P W, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

National Heritage Week at Ballyglunin Train Station from Sunday 20th to Friday 25th August. As you will see from our programme we have an exciting and stimulating line up of events, catering for all age [...]

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 [...]

16 08, 2017

Mental health survey

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

Tuam & District Mental Health Association is aiming to gather information regarding the knowledge that people within Tuam and surrounding areas have of Tuam and District Mental Health Association and its services, inclusive of their [...]

16 08, 2017

Leader funding now open

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

Leader funding is now open for applications and applications can be made to Galway Rural Development. Funding is in three strands or themes, Theme 1 Economic development, enterprise development and job creation, Theme 2 Social [...]

15 08, 2017

Fuel allowance change

By | August 15th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

For the 2017-2018 Fuel Allowance season, you have the option of getting your total allowance paid in two lump sums. To get your Fuel Allowance in two lump sums you must fill in form FA [...]

14 08, 2017

Canney welcomes decision on Tuam Grove site

By | August 14th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

East Galway TD Seán Canney has been informed that an Bόrd Pleanala have decided to uphold the planning permission for the refurbishment of the old Grove site. ‘The decision allows for the proposed Mental Day [...]

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 [...]

1 08, 2017

Canney welcomes approval for rural recreation projects

By | August 1st, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Funding for a number of rural recreation projects around county Galway was welcomed today by East Galway TD Seán Canney. ‘Trails in Tuam, Loughrea, Kilconly, Kilchreest and Laurencetown will benefit under the scheme. The funding [...]

31 07, 2017

Funding for ‘Fitz’s Field’

By | July 31st, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Sporting, Tuam Area|0 Comments

News that €9,500 in funding has been approved for Kilconly Community Recreation group to develop further walking facilities at ‘Fitz’s Field’ in Kilconly is most welcome. Members of Kilconly Community Recreation Group have done tremendous [...]