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.

13 10, 2019

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION NETWORK THIRD ANNUAL CONFERENCE

By | October 13th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National|0 Comments

I addressed the Public Participation Network Annual Conference in the Woodford Dolmen Hotel, Carlow, this week. The PPNs around the country carry out outstanding work on behalf of their communities and it was great to [...]

12 10, 2019

MOBILE PHONE AND BROADBAND TASKFORCE FORUM

By | October 12th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The third National Stakeholder Forum of the Mobile Phone and Broadband Task Force was held in Windmill Lane, Dublin, this week. Opening the forum as chair of the Taskforce, I emphasised the importance of shared [...]

11 10, 2019

GALWAY COUNTY COUNCIL TO GET €1 MILLION INJECTION TO EASE FUNDING CRISIS

By | October 11th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Great news today that Galway County Council is to receive an additional €1 million in funding following talks this morning between council officials, elected members and the Minister for Local Government John Paul Phelan TD.

11 10, 2019

MEETING WITH THE ISPCA

By | October 11th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I had a very useful and informative meeting at Leinster House today with the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA).

10 10, 2019

PROGRESS FOR CLARIN COLLEGE

By | October 10th, 2019|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News|0 Comments

Construction work on the new Clarin College, Athenry, is making great progress. We will soon have another first class education facility in the town.

9 10, 2019

MINING IRELAND CONFERENCE

By | October 9th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I gave the keynote speech at the Mining Ireland Conference at Dublin Airport this week.

9 10, 2019

HOME FIRE SAFETY CHECK

By | October 9th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Health, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I launched Galway Fire and Rescue Service's Home Fire Safety Check in Tuam this week as part of national Fire Safety Week.

7 10, 2019

IFA MEETING

By | October 7th, 2019|Blog, Farming, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I had a very useful meeting with the Galway County IFA Executive in Tuam this morning at the Constituency Office.

7 10, 2019

Monivea National School – Official Opening

By | October 7th, 2019|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Monivea Area|0 Comments

Great occasion with speeches from the Principal Joanne Geoghegan, Archbishop Michael Neary, chair of the Board of Management Adrian Hovenden and contractor Pat Loftus.

7 10, 2019

ST MARY’S GAA ATHENRY

By | October 7th, 2019|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, Sporting|0 Comments

Best of luck to St Mary's GAA, Athenry, as they launched their Playing Facilities Development Plan at the Raheen Woods Hotel this afternoon.