Galway East

Galway East Constituency posts and information articles by Sean Canney TD for the constituency of East Galway. The constituency is located in the heart of the West of Ireland. It was created for the 1937 general election, when the former Galway constituency was split. Namely, Galway East and Galway West. It was abolished in 1948 and recreated in 1961. It was abolished again in 1969 and recreated in its current form in 1977.

17 09, 2019

CALLING ALL YOUNG SCIENTISTS!

By | September 17th, 2019|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I am calling on students from across Galway to submit their entries for the 2020 BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition (BTYSTE).

17 09, 2019

FUNDING FOR GALWAY SLÁINTECARE PROJECTS

By | September 17th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway health projects are to benefit from a €22 million fund under the Sláintecare Integration programme.

17 09, 2019

COPE MEALS4HEALTH VISIT

By | September 17th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Housing, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I had the pleasure of visiting COPE Galway's community catering facility, Meals4Health, recently. It offers a great service to the community providing nutritious meals suited to the dietary needs of older people. Meals can also [...]

16 09, 2019

NEARLY €14,000 FUNDING FOR SENSORY GARDEN IN LAWRENCETOWN

By | September 16th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tourism|0 Comments

Lawrencetown Community Development Group is to receive €13,943 in CLÁR funding for a sensory garden.

4 09, 2019

HAVE YOUR SAY ON RURAL IRELAND

By | September 4th, 2019|Blog, Farming, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

It's time to have your say on the future of Rural Ireland. I am encouraging everyone to take part in a survey on Rural Ireland as part of a consultation process to develop a whole-of-Government [...]

3 09, 2019

GALWAY WINNERS AT WORLD SKILLS COMPETITION

By | September 3rd, 2019|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News|0 Comments

I want to congratulate the Galway winners at the World Skills championships in Kazan, Russia, last week. Jack O’Donnell from Lettermore received a Medallion for Excellence in Plumbing and Heating and Ruairi Grealish of Galway [...]

3 09, 2019

WORK TO BEGIN ON FOOTPATH FOR TUAM RAIL CROSSING

By | September 3rd, 2019|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Work will begin this week on the new footpath crossing the old railway line in Vicar Street, Tuam. I have received confirmation from Galway County Council that all agreements are in place with Irish Rail [...]

3 09, 2019

PROGRESS FOR NEW INTREO CENTRE FOR TUAM

By | September 3rd, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation that the tender process for the new Intreo centre in Tuam has begun. The centre, which will be co-funded by the Office of Public Works and the Department of Employment Affairs [...]

2 09, 2019

COMMUNITY ENERGY GRANTS FOR GALWAY

By | September 2nd, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

A number of energy efficiency initiatives in Galway have been awarded funding under the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland's national Community Energy Grants Scheme worth €25 million. I am delighted so many Galway projects are [...]

2 09, 2019

MAJOR HEALTHCARE BOOST FOR TUAM AND EAST GALWAY

By | September 2nd, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Healthcare in Tuam and East Galway has received a major boost with the announcement of the Government's HSE capital spending plan worth just over €2 billion nationally. This is a game-changer for healthcare in Galway [...]