Press Releases from Minister Sean Canney TD.

10 12, 2019

CANNEY WELCOMES €1 MILLION ALLOCATION FOR SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

By | December 10th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has welcomed funding of €1 million from his department under the Small Capital Grants scheme for social enterprises. The allocations for 124 social enterprises from [...]

7 12, 2019

CANNEY CALLS ON COMMUNITY AND VOLUNTARY GROUPS TO SEEK FUNDING

By | December 7th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney is urging community and voluntary groups in Galway East to apply for funding under the Community Support Scheme 2020. Minister Canney said: "Galway County Council [...]

7 12, 2019

CANNEY WELCOMES OVER €1 MILLION SUPPORT FUND TO ASSIST ORGANISATIONS SUPPORTED UNDER THE COMMUNITY SERVICES PROGRAMME

By | December 7th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has welcomed more than €1 million in funding for the Community Service Programme (CSP) Support Fund in 2020 pending the outcome of the CSP review, [...]

6 12, 2019

ADDITIONAL CLASSROOM FOR KILRICKLE NATIONAL SCHOOL

By | December 6th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Kilrickle National School has received approval for an additional classroom, according to Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney. Minister Canney said; "I am very pleased that the Department of Education and [...]

4 12, 2019

BOOST FOR HYMANY WAY WALKING TRAIL

By | December 4th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

The Hymany Way walking trail has been included in the national Walks Scheme, Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has announced. The scheme, which is administered by Minister Canney's department, the [...]

3 12, 2019

CANNEY APPROVES SPORTS FUNDING OF €4.2 MILLION

By | December 3rd, 2019|Press Releases|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. The funding announced by the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport comes [...]

2 12, 2019

MAKING PLANS FOR MEELICK WEIR

By | December 2nd, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

A high level meeting of stakeholders and local campaigners has met in Meelick to discuss plans for the future of tourism in the area. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney who [...]

2 12, 2019

HIGH AMBITIONS FOR HILL OF KNOCKMA

By | December 2nd, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney hosted a meeting on the hill of Knockma to consider future plans for one of the fastest growing tourist attractions in the Tuam area. Attendees [...]

2 12, 2019

PROGRESS FOR KILREEKIL GROUP WATER SCHEME

By | December 2nd, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

The final report on the Kilreekil Group Water Scheme has been received by Galway County Council and submitted to the Department of Housing and Local Government. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán [...]

30 11, 2019

PROGRESS FOR ATHENRY BIA INNOVATOR CAMPUS – CANNEY

By | November 30th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

The Bia Innovator food project that is expected to create 360 jobs in Athenry is set to move towards construction, according to Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney