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Launch Events posted and information articles by public representative Sean Canney TD for the of Galway East constituency in the West of Ireland

 

1 07, 2019

NATUS DISTRIBUTION CENTRE OFFICIAL OPENING

By | July 1st, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events|0 Comments

I was delighted to cut the ribbon at the official opening of Natus's new distribution centre in Gort this morning. Natus is a medical device company that employs 125 people in the town and has [...]

28 06, 2019

LAUNCHING THE CHARITIES REGULATOR REPORT

By | June 28th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, National|0 Comments

I had the pleasure of launching the 2018 Annual Report for the Charities Regulator earlier this week. The total number of charities on the Public Register of Charities at the end of 2018 was 9,799. [...]

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 [...]

22 05, 2019

ENTERPRISE EXCELLENCE IRELAND

By | May 22nd, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Launch Events, National|0 Comments

I was honoured to open the Enterprise Excellence Ireland Conference 2019 in Croke Park this morning. The conference brings together companies and organisations from across Ireland and Europe to discuss the implementation of Lean management [...]

17 05, 2019

WELCOME EXTENSION FOR RURAL TRANSPORT INITIATIVES

By | May 17th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, National|0 Comments

The Government has announced that its pilot programmes for evening and late night rural transport services will be extended until the end of the year. The pilot Local Link programmes had been due to expire [...]

16 05, 2019

FISHY FUN AT THE MUSEUM!

By | May 16th, 2019|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, National|0 Comments

I caught a couple of smart fish when I went to the Natural History Museum in Dublin this week to launch Fishy Fun, a one-day family event at the museum later this year! The event, [...]

13 05, 2019

NEW TEST FACILITY AT GMIT

By | May 13th, 2019|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Launch Events|0 Comments

I recently had the pleasure of opening GMIT's international standard E-THERMAL Test Facility. The facility, which is the first of its type in Ireland, is aimed at helping SMEs develop new sustainable heating products. E-THERMAL [...]

7 05, 2019

NATIONAL BROADBAND PLAN WILL TRANSFORM RURAL IRELAND

By | May 7th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The Government has given the green light to the €2.97 billion National Broadband Plan, the biggest single investment in Rural Ireland since electrification. This is tremendous news. The plan will deliver connectivity to every home [...]

7 05, 2019

KNOCKMA HILL EXTENSION – OFFICIAL OPENING

By | May 7th, 2019|Blog, Corofin, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

There was a great turnout to celebrate the official opening of the new extension to the Knockma hill trail yesterday. It has been a significant community achievement with special thanks to the Caherlistrane and Kilcoona [...]

1 05, 2019

PEATLANDS COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT SCHEME LAUNCHED

By | May 1st, 2019|Blog, Farming, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, National|0 Comments

PEATLANDS COMMUNITY I very much welcome the launch of the 2019 Peatlands Community Engagement Scheme by my colleague, the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Josepha Madigan TD. The Scheme aims to encourage local [...]