11 01, 2018

Galway East to benefit from new tourism branding and marketing – Sean Canney

By | January 11th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome proposals by Fáilte Ireland to increase tourism potential in Galway East. These initiatives have come to fruition following meetings and discussions which Deputy Canney instigated during his role as Minister for the Office [...]

9 01, 2018

National Planning Framework must deliver AEC as Counterbalance to over-development in the East – Sean Canney

By | January 9th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The National Planning Framework, which is due to be published in coming weeks, will set out the strategy for economic development for the country over the next 30 years and the Atlantic Economic Corridor must [...]

21 11, 2017

Time for broadband providers to stop cherry picking locations

By | November 21st, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Over 4,000 queries have been submitted to the Department of Communications in relation to broadband in County Galway, many of which are highlighting the failure of broadband providers to deliver the services which are required. [...]

18 10, 2017

Canney welcomes supports in Budget for Agricultural and Rural communities

By | October 18th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Portumna Area, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Seán Canney T.D. has welcomed the increases in funding for rural Ireland. In particular that additional funding of €19 million for rural and community development is vital to enhance rural Ireland. The further increase in [...]

17 10, 2017

Canney welcomes doubling of funding for Greenways

By | October 17th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Seán Canney T.D. has welcomed the announcement by Minister Shane Ross that he is to double the amount of funding for Greenways. This announcement is in recognition of the success of Greenways. A new development [...]

4 10, 2017

Good news for local towns and villages

By | October 4th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Significant funding for towns and villages in East Galway under the Town and Village Enhancement scheme was announced today. In total towns and villages in county Galway are to receive over €1 million in funding [...]

25 09, 2017

Ireland’s Rugby World Cup 2023 bid #Ireland2023

By | September 25th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, Sporting, Tourism|0 Comments

Ireland's Rugby World Cup 2023 bid #Ireland2023 As you may be aware, Ireland came together to distil what is best about our country, what exemplifies our spirit, our community, our welcome, into a bid to [...]

13 09, 2017

Tuam needs to prepare for new motorway and town by-pass

By | September 13th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Deputy Seán Canney has stated that as the Tuam By-Pass and motorway is opening on September 27th, it is vital that businesses in Tuam unite to realise the potential business opportunities that will be available. [...]

30 08, 2017

Canney welcomes early opening of motorway

By | August 30th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

News that the M17/18 motorway will open ahead of schedule on September 27th was welcomed this week by East Galway TD Seán Canney. ‘The opening of this road is a very significant development for motorists [...]

21 08, 2017

‘Western Rail Corridor crucial to future development of the West’ – Canney

By | August 21st, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, 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

Seán Canney TD has reiterated the importance of the Western Rail Corridor for the future development of the West of Ireland. ‘Phase 1 of the Western Rail Corridor has exceeded the projected level of use [...]