Tuam

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

12 08, 2019

CHILD BENEFIT

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

As part of a continuing information campaign, I am highlighting the various entitlements and benefits. Today I am focusing on child benefit and again I am indebted to the Citizens Information for the detail below. [...]

1 08, 2019

GALWAY YOUTH PROJECTS AND SERVICES TO RECEIVE €61,000 IN FUNDING

By | August 1st, 2019|Blog, Education, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I very much welcome the announcement of funding for youth projects and youth services by Minister Katherine Zappone TD. The youth services in Galway to benefit include CAPE Project, East Galway Youth Service, Forum Adolescent [...]

18 07, 2019

EUROPEAN INVESTMENT BANK FINANCING FOR RURAL COMMUNITIES

By | July 18th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The European Investment Bank's (EIB) approval of €4.8 billion in new financing for investment rural areas, energy transition, transport and the private sector is very welcome. It includes support for projects to improve communications in [...]

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 [...]

17 07, 2019

TUAM PRIMARY CARE CENTRE OPENING HOURS

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

The opening hours for Tuam Primary Care Centre are not fit for purpose and the HSE nationally needs to sort out the problem as a matter of urgency. We have a ridiculous situation whereby Tuam [...]

15 07, 2019

CONSTRUCTION UNDER WAY AT ST OLIVER’S SCHOOL, TUAM

By | July 15th, 2019|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I recently visited the site of the new €4.3 million St Oliver's Special School in Tuam. It is great to see construction under way on what will be a state of the art school. The [...]

15 07, 2019

UNDER STARTER’S ORDERS FOR RACE WEEK IN AID OF TUAM CANCER CARE

By | July 15th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Sporting, Tuam Area|0 Comments

If you are looking for the perfect way to start Race Week, look no further than the Ard Ri House Hotel in Tuam. They are kick-starting the Galway Race Festival 2019 with their annual fundraising [...]

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 [...]

11 07, 2019

HAVE YOUR SAY ON THE WESTERN RAIL CORRIDOR

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

All those interested in the Western Rail Corridor should have their say in an online survey on the future expansion of the line. The survey, which takes about ten minutes to complete, is part of [...]

9 07, 2019

TUAM TO GET €450,000 INVESTMENT IN THE ARTS

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

We have had great news that Tuam has been selected for a €450,000 three-year pilot programme for investment in the arts. The funding from the Arts Council is part of its Creative Places Ireland programme. [...]