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As the leaves fall from their branches, our gardens are filled with wonderful, warming colours. Autumn is a wonderful time of year and there is so much that can be done in the outdoors. Here we outline what you can do in your garden in October. Lawn Care – Remove Moss & Feed Lawn If… Read more »

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Galway Hospice Needs Your VoteGalway Hospice has been shortlisted for a Charity Impact Award 2021, with the intention ofshining a light on our impact and achievements during the difficult year of Covid-19. GalwayHospice provides support and care to people in Galway living with a range of life-limitingillnesses. We strive to help these patients and families… Read more »

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Bank of Ireland services now available at over 920 Post Offices 5th October 2021: Bank of Ireland and An Post have announced that a range of local banking services are now live at 923 post office locations around Ireland. The partnership with An Post enables Bank of Ireland customers to carry out banking services at… Read more »

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It has been a brilliant week for the Flynn family of Lackagh as two of the family have been selected on the Irish Rugby team. Both Jonathan and Max Flynn who both played with connacht this season have been selected on the Irish teams at under 18 and under 19. Jonathan Flynn has been selected… Read more »

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In light of recent developments related to the Lakeview Astro pitch project – we have noted the  erection of signs in Lakeview and the village relating to the retention of a grass pitch in the village,  Claregalway GAA would like to communicate with our members and the wider community to clarify  the situation, be transparent… Read more »

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 Galway Advertiser, Thu, Apr 29, 2021 Homelessness and housing charity Galway Simon Community has issued an appeal highlighting the challenges experienced by women in homelessness. More than one in three of the adults the charity supported in 2020 were women. CEO of Galway Simon Community, Karen Golden explained the importance of women focused services and… Read more »

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Knockdoemore native martin Kearney, popular owner of Kearney cycles in Terryland, Galway broke the irish record for running a marathon in the over 65 category when he successfully completed the Berlin marathon in Germany recently. Martin, who for many years was known for his trailblazing cycling achievements, took up running some years ago and since… Read more »

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Allan MulrooneyHead of Communications and AEC Development 8 August, 2021 Atlantic Studios, a new state of the art, 40,000 sq ft, high tech Film and TV Studio, proposed for Galway has been given the green light to move to planning stage with the aim of being open for business for the Summer of 2022.  The… Read more »

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Paintclub is an artistic, event-based business where people of all levels of creative ability can paint with their friends, colleagues, or acquaintances and create a piece of artwork. However, because of the pandemic, the brand had to pivot to focus on the digital side of their brand, and that’s when they called in the help… Read more »

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Dear Fellow Gardeners, September can often be one of the nicest months in the garden and we can still look forward to the Indian summer (or Altweibersommer – as we say in German). SowingThe only crops you can still sow in September are the hardy winter salads.  There is a large range of them available.  My… Read more »

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Galway County Council has outlined the timeline for a controversial plan for a large scale social and affordable housing development on the Oranmore Road in Claregalway as the first stage of the project secures departmental approval An application for the first stage of the development planned for 7.2 acres of land at Droim na Gaoithe,… Read more »

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2.1 Baile Chláir Draft Galway County Development Plan 2022-2028CLOSEDdate_range20 May, 2021, 9:00am – 30 Jul, 2021, 4:30pm 2.1    Metropolitan Settlement Baile Chláir 2.2    Town Context Baile Chláir is located approximately 10 kilometres northeast of Galway city, within the County Galway Gaeltacht. The village is located within the Galway metropolitan area and as such forms part of the… Read more »