National Posts

National posts and information articles by public representative Sean Canney TD for the constituency of East Galway in the West of Ireland

29 10, 2018

National Strategy for Angling Development helps to promote interest in recreational angling

By | October 29th, 2018|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, National, Sporting, Tuam Area|0 Comments

National Strategy for Angling Development helps to promote interest in recreational angling I recently visited the Outdoor Range shop Tuam. The Outdoor Ranger has received funding from I.F.I under the National Strategy for Angling Development [...]

17 10, 2018

Statement from Seán Canney TD on his appointment as Minister of State for Rural Affairs and Natural Resources

By | October 17th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, National, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Statement from Seán Canney TD on his appointment as Minister of State for Rural Affairs and Natural Resources. I am honoured to have been appointed to the position of Minister of State for Rural Affairs [...]

4 10, 2018

Ronald McDonald House Charity public appeal #WearYourStripes

By | October 4th, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Ronald McDonald House Charity public appeal #WearYourStripes Ronald McDonald House Charity has launched a public appeal to support its national fundraising initiative called #WearYourStripes. The fundraising initiative is designed to raise vital funds for the [...]

26 09, 2018

Sean Canney concerned over Beef prices

By | September 26th, 2018|Blog, Farming, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Sean Canney concerned over Beef prices I have raised concerns over continuing low beef prices with both IFA and Minister Michael Creed during meetings in Dublin this week. On Tuesday, I met with the Agriculture [...]

19 09, 2018

European Day without a Road Death

By | September 19th, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

European Day without a Road Death Today, Wednesday 19th September, is European Day without a Road Death. The campaign aims to ensure that no one dies on European roads on Edward Day. All road users [...]

5 09, 2018

Canney calls for Broadband contract to be finalised prior to the Budget

By | September 5th, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Canney calls for Broadband contract to be finalised prior to the Budget I have requested Government to deliver the rural broadband contract without any further delay. ‘Lack of high speed broadband is a major obstacle [...]

17 08, 2018

Improvements to free preschool places

By | August 17th, 2018|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Improvements to free preschool places Improvements to preschool places for children, parents and providers were announced this week. Childcare providers will receive an increase of 7% in capitation payments for ECCE free pre-school from September. [...]

17 08, 2018

New Clár scheme for mobility and cancer care transport

By | August 17th, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

New Clár scheme for mobility and cancer care transport Details have been announced for a new Clár scheme which is targeting the provision of transport services for people with significant mobility issues and also people [...]

8 08, 2018

Brexit Loan Scheme

By | August 8th, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Brexit Loan Scheme The Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland launched the Government’s Brexit Loan Scheme in March of this year and the revised SME Credit Guarantee Scheme in July 2018. They schemes aim to support [...]

8 08, 2018

Supporting Agri Investment

By | August 8th, 2018|Blog, Farming, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

SCBI Supporting Agri Investment Since its establishment at the end of 2017 the Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SCBI) has provided 11,567 loans totalling €330 million to the agriculture sector. €185 million of this money [...]