Headford

Headford Area information and articles by public representative Sean Canney TD for Galway East constituency in the West of Ireland

18 10, 2019

Headford Schools receive funding under the Emergency Works Scheme

By | October 18th, 2019|Blog, Education, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News|0 Comments

Minister of State Seán Canney T.D. has today received confirmation from the Department of Education that Presentation College Headford and Headford Boy’s National School have both been allocated funding for Mechanical works under the Emergency [...]

25 09, 2019

MEN’S SHED SHOWCASE

By | September 25th, 2019|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I attended the Men's Shed Showcase in Oranmore today. I spoke to the members from the various sheds including Athenry, Portumna, Tuam, Gort, Loughrea/Carrabane, Headford and Oranmore. The sheds provided a great service to older [...]

27 08, 2019

HEADFORD GAA FLOODLIGHTS

By | August 27th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Headford Area, Homepage, Latest News, Sporting, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I had the pleasure of turning on the new floodlights at Headford GAA Club in the company of my ministerial colleague Michael Ring TD and Cllr Andrew Reddington. The lights were installed with an €80,000 [...]

25 08, 2019

MOYNE VILLA VISIT

By | August 25th, 2019|Blog, Headford Area, Homepage, Latest News, Sporting, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I met with the officers of Moyne Villa FC along with Minister Michael Ring and Cllr Andrew Reddington. We discussed the club's exciting plans for the future and had a tour of its great facilities.

17 07, 2019

WELCOME GRANT FOR HEADFORD MUSIC WORKS

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

I want to congratulate Headford Music Works for its award of €4,692 from the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht towards the purchase of musical instruments. The group is one of 34 not--for-profit and [...]

13 07, 2019

€143,000 ALLOCATED TO COUNTY GALWAY GROUPS UNDER THE COMMUNITY ENHANCEMENT PROGRAMME

By | July 13th, 2019|Annaghdown, Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Sporting, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

I am delighted that 38 County Galway community groups have been allocated grants totalling €143,000 under the Department of Rural and Comunity Development's Community Enhancement Programme. The grants, which are allocated to individual groups by [...]

19 06, 2019

FUNDING FOR GALWAY SMALL FESTIVALS AND SUMMER SCHOOLS

By | June 19th, 2019|Annaghdown, Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, Loughrea Area, Monivea Area, Portumna Area, Tourism, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

I am very pleased that the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht has announced a total of €15,500 in funding for small festivals and summer schools in Galway. The allocations are designed to help [...]

19 06, 2019

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT IN ROADWORKS SCHEME

By | June 19th, 2019|Annaghdown, Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Monivea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

Community organisations and groups should be aware that applications to Galway County Council under the Community Involvement in Roadworks Scheme are now open. The scheme is designed to support residents and local groups who are [...]

17 06, 2019

RETURN OF THE BACK TO SCHOOL ALLOWANCE

By | June 17th, 2019|Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Monivea Area, National, Portumna Area, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

I am very pleased that the Back to School Clothing and Footware Allowance will soon be available for eligible families. Budget 2019 provided for €56 million nationally to be made available for the allowance which [...]

11 06, 2019

CHILDCARE GROUPS RECEIVE MORE THAN €300,000 FOR NEW PLACES

By | June 11th, 2019|Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Monivea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

Great news that childcare groups in Galway East have been allocated more than €300,000 in capital funding to boost new childcare places in the constituency. The allocation is part of a €6.5 million investment nationally [...]