Loughrea

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

 

15 10, 2019

MULTI-ANNUAL RURAL PROGRAMME 2019-2021 YIELDS OVER €4 MILLION FOR GROUP WATER SCHEMES IN GALWAY

By | October 15th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Minister of State Seán Canney TD confirms that County Galway will benefit from funding from different strands of the Multi Annual Water Programme. Under measure 1 Source Protection, Galway will be funded to the sum [...]

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 [...]

16 09, 2019

NEARLY €14,000 FUNDING FOR SENSORY GARDEN IN LAWRENCETOWN

By | September 16th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tourism|0 Comments

Lawrencetown Community Development Group is to receive €13,943 in CLÁR funding for a sensory garden.

2 09, 2019

COMMUNITY ENERGY GRANTS FOR GALWAY

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

A number of energy efficiency initiatives in Galway have been awarded funding under the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland's national Community Energy Grants Scheme worth €25 million. I am delighted so many Galway projects are [...]

30 08, 2019

GALWAY EAST COMMUNITY CENTRE RECEIVES €34,000 IN LEADER FUNDING

By | August 30th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation that Leitrim/Ballydugan Community Centre, Kylebrack, has been awarded €34,226 in LEADER funding from my Department. The grant is to upgrade the existing community centre to provide meeting rooms and a storage [...]

23 08, 2019

WOODFORD FURNACE FESTIVAL – A UNIQUE EVENT!

By | August 23rd, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tourism|0 Comments

I visited the Woodford Furnace Festival this week. It really is a unique event that celebrates the village's iron-making heritage dating back to 1681. It is great to see groups from all over the world [...]

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 [...]

13 07, 2019

DUNKELLIN BRIDGE UPDATE

By | July 13th, 2019|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W|0 Comments

Construction work at Dunkellin Bridge has begun again following approval from the Office of Public Works. Today I met with the contractors, engineers and the OPW on site. I re-emphasized the concerns of local people [...]

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 [...]

12 07, 2019

LOUGHREA WALKS PROJECT LAUNCHED

By | July 12th, 2019|Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area|0 Comments

Last night I was honoured to officially launch The Walks Project in Loughrea Lto restore its historic wall and bridges on the former Clanricarde estate. The project also includes the moat around the town that [...]