Press Releases from Minister Sean Canney TD.

17 07, 2019

CANNEY WELCOMES GRANT FOR HEADFORD MUSIC GROUP

By | July 17th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Headford Music Works is to receive €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 community music groups to receive [...]

17 07, 2019

CANNEY SLAMS TUAM PRIMARY CARE CENTRE OPENING HOURS

By | July 17th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

A Galway TD and Minister has slammed "ridiculous" restrictions on opening hours at Tuam's Primary Care Centre. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has called on the Health Service Executive to [...]

16 07, 2019

CANNEY WELCOMES SUPPORT FUNDING FOR GALWAY HEALTH GROUPS

By | July 16th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Two Galway East groups are to receive funding for vital health support services from the Department of Rural and Community Development. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney said: "I am delighted [...]

15 07, 2019

CANNEY URGES COMMUNITY GROUPS SUPPORTING OLDER PEOPLE TO SEEK NEW FUNDING

By | July 15th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney is calling on community and voluntary support groups for older people to seek funding from a new €1 million Government grant scheme. Minister Canney said: [...]

12 07, 2019

€143,000 ALLOCATED TO COUNTY GALWAY GROUPS UNDER THE COMMUNITY ENHANCEMENT PROGRAMME

By | July 12th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Thirty eight 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 Galway County Council, [...]

12 07, 2019

LOUGHREA WALKS PROJECT LAUNCHED

By | July 12th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has officially launched The Walks Project in Loughrea to restore its historic wall and bridges on the former Clanricarde estate. The project also includes the [...]

12 07, 2019

CANNEY WELCOMES FUNDING FOR VITAL HEALTH TRANSPORT SERVICES

By | July 12th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has warmly welcomed two major funding awards towards the purchase of vehicles for health transport services in Galway. Galway Hospice is to receive €50,000 in [...]

8 07, 2019

TUAM TO GET €450,000 INVESTMENT IN THE ARTS

By | July 8th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Tuam has been selected for a €450,000 three-year pilot programme for investment in the arts. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney described the funding as a "fantastic opportunity for the town." [...]

8 07, 2019

ATHENRY WASTE TREATMENT PLANT OFFICIALLY OPENS

By | July 8th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has warmly welcomed the official opening of Athenry Waste Treatment plant. The facility will have the capacity of servicing up to 9,500 households in the [...]

5 07, 2019

CANNEY WELCOMES NEW POST BOX FOR TUAM

By | July 5th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Tuam will be getting a new post box to replace one that was stolen from the Athenry Road. Galway East TD and Minister of State for Rural Affairs Seán Canney had requested a replacement for [...]