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, Homepage, Information, 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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

27 06, 2017

Canney welcomes funding for Knock Airport

By | June 27th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

East Galway TD Seán Canney has welcomed funding of €1,109,430 for Knock Airport. ‘The funding represents the first allocation of support this year. The funds will go towards safety and security related projects. The funding [...]