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.

10 07, 2020

Construction to start on Tuam Intreo Centre – CANNEY

By | July 10th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Seán Canney TD has received confirmation that the building contractor has been appointed for the refurbishment of the old library and conversion into an Intreo Centre for Social Welfare services for Tuam and the North [...]

9 07, 2020

HAVE YOUR SAY IN THE GALWAY COUNTY COUNCIL DEVELOPMENT PLAN 2022-2028 – CANNEY

By | July 9th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway East TD Seán Canney has urged all citizens in the county to engage in the public consultation process which will shape future development in our county up to 2028 and beyond. Deputy Canney said: [...]

28 06, 2020

WEST ABANDONED IN NEW GOVERNMENT LINE UP

By | June 28th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The new Government line-up announced today has completely overlooked the West and Rural Ireland. There is no full Cabinet Minister from West of the Shannon. We have also seen the disbandment of the Department of [...]

27 06, 2020

SERVING THE PEOPLE OF GALWAY EAST

By | June 27th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have decided that I can best serve the interests of the people of the Galway East constituency by going into opposition. I do not believe that the Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and Green Party [...]

27 06, 2020

ENTRY CALL FOR GOOD GOVERNANCE AWARDS 2020

By | June 27th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The 2020 Good Governance Awards are now open for entries for both the Annual Report Award and the Governance Initiative Award on www.goodgovernanceawards.ie This year smaller non-profit organisations are especially being encouraged to enter. This [...]

27 06, 2020

NATIONAL CONSULTATION ON YOUNG PEOPLE’S HEALTH AND WELLBEING

By | June 27th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The Department of Children and Youth Affairs is holding a national consultation with young people on mental health and wellbeing during COVID-19. How’s Your Head – Young Voices during COVID-19 will hear directly from young [...]

26 06, 2020

CONTRACTOR APPOINTED TO ‘JUMP START’ GALWAY BROADBAND CONNECTION POINTS

By | June 26th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Vodafone Ireland has been appointed the approved contractor to provide retail services for the country's Broadband Connection Points (BCPs). National Broadband Ireland (NBI) has already surveyed more than 250 BCPs nationwide and installed more than [...]

26 06, 2020

SUPPORT NATIONAL BE ACTIVE DAY

By | June 26th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway Sports Partnership is encouraging everyone in Galway to get out and be active with their families this Sunday June 28. They are asking people of all ages to take part, post a photo or [...]

26 06, 2020

MORE THAN €172,000 FOR GALWAY COMMUNITY GROUPS AND CHARITIES

By | June 26th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I am delighted to announce that four Galway charity and community organisations have been allocated a total of €172,722 under my Department's COVID-19 Stability Scheme. They are are one-off cash injections to help organisations facing [...]

24 06, 2020

OUTDOOR RECREATION FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR GALWAY EAST COMMUNITIES

By | June 24th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The deadline is looming for Measure 1 funding under the €10 million Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme. The Scheme, which is administered by my Department, the Department of Rural and Community Development, has provided vital support [...]