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This Friday (tomorrow 9th December) afternoon Flynn’s of Lackagh will be hosting a Christmas dinner demo from start to finish.  They will be demonstrating numerous Christmas dishes from the traditional turkey and ham to their own homemade recipes from instore experts Susan and Declan and many more of the employees hidden talents. Testing available on… Read more »

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By Matt Cassidy, Galway Advertiser Community groups and members of the local community are disappointed with the Galway City Council’s decision to rezone meadows in Marlin Park. The vote on the material alterations in the Galway City Development Plan allows for rezoning for specific development of seven acres of public land at Merlin Park meadows… Read more »

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The death has occurred of Margaret HESSION (née Staunton) Gortadooey, Claregalway, Galway Margaret Hession (nee Staunton), Gortadooey, Claregalway, Co Galway. (Peacefully at Mystical Rose Nursing Home); Predeceased by her husband Patrick, baby son Patrick, son-in-law Martin; cherished mother of Paraic, Tom, Anthony, Marie (Creaven) and Anne (Fahy), Sadly missed by her family, sister Nellie (Mogan),… Read more »

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By Enda Cunningham, Connacht Tribune   PEOPLE living in private rented accommodation in County Galway are paying an average of more than €830 extra per year to their landlords compared to a year ago, according to new Government figures. And the latest statistics from the Residential Tenancies Board (RTB) and Economic and Social Research Institute… Read more »

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http://galwaymayoguidance7.blogspot.ie/2016/12/the-many-routes-to-third-level-in-my.html The Apprenticeship Route to Third Level In my last few posts I wrote about the various routes that a student could take to transition from second to third level education in Ireland. In this post I will write about pursuing the noble Apprenticeship route. Earn while you learn Apprentices learn their trade or profession… Read more »

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PRESS RELEASE ·        Three Galway companies shortlisted for “SFA National Small Business Awards 2017” ·        An Taoiseach says small firms have been central to Ireland’s recovery and play an important role in economy The finalists in the SFA National Small Business Awards 2017 have been officially announced by Patricia… Read more »

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  The death has occurred of Joe BROWNE Gardenham, Claregalway, Galway (Suddenly) at his home. Sadly missed by his family, sister Peggy Dooley (Caltra, Ballinasloe), brother PJ (Gardenham), sisters in law Patricia (Gardenham), Lily and Anna (UK), nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.   Reposing at Corrandulla Mortuary Chapel this Monday evening from 5.30pm. Removal… Read more »

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The death has occurred of Margaret O’RIORDAN (née Minogue) Árd na Gaoithe, Currandrum, Claregalway, Galway Peacefully at U H Galway. Wife of the late Brendan. Sadly missed by her loving daughter Deirdre, sister Mary Francis O’Brien (Athlone), sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.   Reposing at Corrandulla Mortuary Chapel tomorrow, Tuesday evening, from… Read more »

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Strictly Claregalway – Season 2. Now is your chance to follow in the footsteps of Season 1 dancers. Plans are being made for an event at the end of January. If you want to get involved, have a bit of fun and improve your dancing skills please text your name to 086 2566333. Places are… Read more »

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Heaters When buying heaters, make sure that they are the right size for the rooms they are to heat, and that they have thermostatic controls. Remember that electric heaters other than storage heaters consume electricity at the most expensive charge rate. Use a space or portable heater instead of the central heating, if only one… Read more »

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Statement from Seán Kyne TD – Minister of State at the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs and Fine Gael TD for Galway West:Claregalway Wastewater Treatment Plant OpensIrish Water confirms that Lakeview Estate will be connected in the coming weeks“The new wastewater treatment plant at Claregalway has opened as part of a… Read more »

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This Friday, 2nd December, over 200 students and staff, will be taking part in a 24 hour Fast in conjunction with Youth Suicide Prevention Ireland, to raise funds for this fantastic organisation who do amazing work in trying to prevent youth suicide in Ireland. All funds raised go directly to YSPI. If you would like… Read more »