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Tourism Information and articles by public representative Sean Canney TD located in Tuam for Galway East constituency in the West of Ireland

18 01, 2021

Canney welcomes funding for outdoor recreation projects in Laurencetown

By | January 18th, 2021|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Seán Canney TD this week welcomed funding for and outdoor recreation project in Laurencetown, Lismany and Kylemore. ‘I welcome the announcement of €40,000 to Galway County Council for the replacement of the wooden boardwalk trail [...]

1 01, 2021

I Encourage Galway County Council to apply for financial support for Towns and Villages under €50 million National Walking and Cycling Fund

By | January 1st, 2021|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome the launch a new €50 million fund nationally to allow Local Authorities invest in walking and cycling projects. The fund is specifically targeted at towns and villages across the country. “Connecting residential areas [...]

17 12, 2020

€2.5 million investment in Meelick Weir boardwalk opens to the public tomorrow

By | December 17th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation that Waterways Ireland will be opening the new boardwalk across the River Shannon tomorrow to the public. “The Boardwalk across the Weir at Meelick linking Galway and Offaly represents a €2.5 [...]

11 09, 2020

Independent TDs call for urgent Government action on Shannon Airport

By | September 11th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I along with a group of Independent TDs from across the West of Ireland have issued a joint statement calling on Government to ensure connectivity from North America and Heathrow to Shannon Airport, and to [...]

1 09, 2020

Communities asked to support Greenway through ‘hidden’ East Galway

By | September 1st, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Local Independent representatives Sean Canney TD, Denis Naughten TD, Cllr Tim Broderick, Cllr Gabe Connolly & Cllr Evelyn Parsons are calling on local communities to make a submission on the new Athlone to Galway greenway, [...]

31 07, 2020

Public Consultation Galway to Athlone Greenway Project

By | July 31st, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Notice of upcoming public consultation events regarding the Galway to Athlone Greenway Project (which is part of the longer Galway to Dublin Greenway). This greenway is an off-road route designed for cyclists and pedestrians Once [...]

25 06, 2020

€1.19 MILLION BOOST FOR PORTUMNA REGENERATION PLAN

By | June 25th, 2020|Blog, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I am delighted to announce a €1,192,855 funding injection for Portumna to draw up a masterplan for the regeneration of town. The grant under the Rural Regeneration and Development Fund will develop a programme of [...]

15 06, 2020

GUIDELINES FOR SAFE REOPENING OF THE TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY SECTOR

By | June 15th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Latest News, National, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Fáilte Ireland has issued guidelines for the safe reopening of tourism businesses and the hospitality sector. The guidelines follow the latest advice from the National Public Health Emergency Team and Health Protection Surveillance Centre and [...]

14 03, 2020

IMMEDIATE HELP NEEDED FOR TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY SECTOR

By | March 14th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The tourism and hospitality sector needs urgent help in the face of a sharp fall-off in bookings in the wake of the Covid-19 virus. I am calling on the Minister for Finance Paschal Donohue to [...]

12 03, 2020

GOVERNMENT STATEMENT MARCH 12

By | March 12th, 2020|Annaghdown, Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Dail Visits, Education, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Health, Homepage, Housing, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Launch Events, Loughrea Area, Monivea Area, National, Newsletter, O P W, Portumna Area, Sporting, Tourism, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

Full Statement by An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar On measures to tackle Covid-19 Washington, 12 March 2020 Good morning, I need to speak to you about Coronavirus and Covid19. For the past few weeks, the Government [...]