Tuam

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

10 12, 2019

€1 MILLION ALLOCATION FOR SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

By | December 10th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I am delighted to announce funding of €1 million from my department, the Department of Rural and Community Development, under the Small Capital Grants scheme for social enterprises. The allocations for 124 social enterprises from [...]

7 12, 2019

ADULT EDUCATION AWARDS

By | December 7th, 2019|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I presented certificates at the Adult Education Awards in the Ard Ri Hotel, Tuam, last night, along with Cllr Mogie Maher, chair of Galway and Roscommon Education and Training Board.

7 12, 2019

FUNDING OPPORTUNUNITY FOR COMMUNITY AND VOLUNTARY GROUPS

By | December 7th, 2019|Annaghdown, Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Monivea Area, Portumna Area, Sporting, Tourism, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

I am urging community and voluntary groups in Galway East to apply for funding under the Community Support Scheme 2020.

7 12, 2019

MORE €1 MILLION SUPPORT AWARDED TO ASSIST ORGANISATIONS UNDER THE COMMUNITY SERVICES PROGRAMME

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

More than €1 million in funding has been allocated for the Community Service Programme (CSP) Support Fund in 2020. This will be pending the outcome of a review of the CSP, which is nearing completion. [...]

6 12, 2019

SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT FUND LAUNCH

By | December 6th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I attended the launch of the 2020-2022 Social Enterprise Development Fund in Dublin this week. The €1.6 million fund is administered by Social Innovation Fund Ireland in partnership with Local Authorities Ireland and funded by [...]

4 12, 2019

€530 MILLION CELTIC INTERCONNECTOR GRANT

By | December 4th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

This week I had the honour of representing Ireland in Brussels at the signing of the Celtic Interconnector agreement with the European Commission.

4 12, 2019

HIGH AMBITIONS FOR HILL OF KNOCKMA

By | December 4th, 2019|Blog, Corofin, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I recently hosted a meeting on the hill of Knockma to consider future plans for one of the fastest growing tourist attractions in the Tuam area.

3 12, 2019

SPORTS FUNDING OF €4.2 MILLION APPROVED

By | December 3rd, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Sporting, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The Government has announced an investment package of €4.2 million in sports and physical activity funding, including awards for Galway Local Sports Partnership.

3 12, 2019

FREE COMPUTER CLASSES

By | December 3rd, 2019|Annaghdown, Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Monivea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

With news that high-speed broadband coming to every home in Ireland under the National Broadband Plan, it is a timely reminder that there are opportunities within the community for people to learn new digital skills.

2 12, 2019

WESTERN DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION VISIT

By | December 2nd, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I met with staff of the Western Development Commission in Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrm last week to discuss key projects, including their investment fund.