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7 08, 2019

DON’T FORGET TO CHECK YOUR PASSPORTS!

By | August 7th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Tourism|0 Comments

Thanks to Brexit, we are now experiencing a record number of passport applications. We are also in the height of the holiday season so it is doubly important to get your applications in early to [...]

7 08, 2019

MOBILE PHONE USERS CAN TAKE ACTION TO IMPROVE POOR HOME RECEPTION

By | August 7th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News|0 Comments

Mobile phone users with reception problems in the home can take action to improve their signal now that the communications regulator Comreg has legalised Mobile Phone Repeaters. My Department, the Department for Rural and Community [...]

6 08, 2019

MOBILE PHONE USERS CAN TAKE ACTION TO IMPROVE POOR HOME RECEPTION – CANNEY

By | August 6th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Mobile phone users with reception problems in the home can take action to improve their signals, Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has advised. The Minister's call follows the recent legalisation [...]

3 08, 2019

BACKING BROADCASTING PROPOSALS

By | August 3rd, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National|0 Comments

I very much welcome the publication of the Broadcasting Bill by Minister Richard Bruton. The Bill as published will include a number of measures to support local community radio by reducing the levies placed on [...]

1 08, 2019

PORTUMNA CASTLE GATE LODGE NOW IN STATE OWNERSHIP

By | August 1st, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Portumna Area, Tourism|0 Comments

I was very pleased to be advised this week that Portumna Castle Gate Lodge is now in State ownership after receiving confirmation that the land transfer process has been completed. The Gate Lodge was put [...]

1 08, 2019

GALWAY YOUTH PROJECTS AND SERVICES TO RECEIVE €61,000 IN FUNDING

By | August 1st, 2019|Blog, Education, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I very much welcome the announcement of funding for youth projects and youth services by Minister Katherine Zappone TD. The youth services in Galway to benefit include CAPE Project, East Galway Youth Service, Forum Adolescent [...]

31 07, 2019

CANNEY WELCOMES STATE OWNERSHIP OF PORTUMNA CASTLE GATE LODGE

By | July 31st, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Portumna Castle Gate Lodge is now in State ownership, Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has said. Minister Canney has received confirmation that the land transfer process for the building has [...]

30 07, 2019

Welcome News of additional funding for Galway National Roads

By | July 30th, 2019|Blog, Information, Latest News, National, Press Releases|0 Comments

I have received confirmation that Transport Infrastructure Ireland has allocated additional funding to Galway County Council of €414,117 for drainage works and road, pavement and footpath repairs on National roads in County Galway. This funding [...]

30 07, 2019

Details announced of €100 million scheme to support beef farmers

By | July 30th, 2019|Blog, Farming, Information, Latest News, National|0 Comments

Details of a €100 million scheme to help Ireland's 75,000 beef farmers have been announced by the Government. The scheme has been set up to help offset the downturn in the beef industry as Brexit [...]

19 07, 2019

CANNEY DEMANDS END TO GALWAY COUNTY COUNCIL FUNDING CRISIS

By | July 19th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

The funding crisis at Galway County Council is unacceptable and action is needed immediately, Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has said. Minister Canney is calling on the Minister for Local [...]