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Galway Bay fm Christmas Messages 2020

The Galway Bay fm Christmas Messages Programme, which features Galway’s civic and religious leaders, has been running continuously for the last thirty two Christmasses, and is an intrinsic part of the festive season. Presented by Head of News Bernadette Prendergast, it is a chance to reflect on the year gone by and to hear, in […] News – Galway Bay FM …


38 new COVID-19 cases in Galway – 938 nationally and 13 further deaths

Galway Bay fm newsroom – The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 13 additional deaths related to COVID-19. There has been a total of 2,184 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight Tuesday 22nd December, the HPSC has been notified of 938 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There is now a total […] News – Galway Bay FM …


Coronavirus: 13 deaths and 938 COVID cases, 38 in Galway

There have been an additional 13 deaths associated with COVID-19 reported by the Department of Health today, along with 938 new cases. Of the cases notified today, 38 are in Galway. The 14-day incidence rate in the county is now 74.8 cases per 100,000 population. While there were 10 deaths notified by the Department today, […] Galway Daily …


New lockdown now expected to start on Christmas Day

Increased lockdown restrictions are now expected to come into effect on Christmas Day as the Cabinet discusses measures to slow the spread of Covid-19. It is understood that the new restrictions will affect the hospitality sector, with bars and restaurants forced to close once again just three weeks after re-opening. It was expected that gastro-pubs […] Galway Daily …


Four further deaths from COVID-19 nationally, 764 new cases – 17 in Galway

Galway Bay FM Newsroom – The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 4 additional deaths related to COVID-19. There has been a total of 2,158 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight Saturday 19th December, the HPSC has been notified of 764 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There is now a total of […] News – Galway Bay FM …


Coronavirus: 5 deaths and 527 COVID cases, 11 in Galway

There have been 5 additional deaths related to COVID-19, and 527 new cases reported by the Department of Health today. 11 of today’s cases are in Galway, where the 14 day incidence rate is now 49.6 cases per 100,000 population. There have now been 2,154 COVID related deaths in Ireland, and a total of 78,776 […] Galway Daily …


One change to Galway U20 hurling side against Kilkenny

Only one change has been made to the lineup of the U20 Galway hurling team which will face off against Kilkenny this evening. Galway and Kilkenny will play at O’Moore Park in Portlaoise on Friday evening, with the match starting at 7:30pm. In the only change to the starting lineup from the squad that played […] Galway Daily …


Planning approval to change use of well known Eyre Square building

Galway Bay fm newsroom – City planners have approved a proposal to change the use of the former Dunnes Stores – Paul Costelloe Living Shop at Eyre Square, to a coffee shop. Better Value Unlimited Company is leading the application to change the vacant unit at 40 Eyre Square to a café/restaurant. The applicant had […] News – Galway Bay FM …


Expert slams lack of addiction treatment centre in Galway City

Galway Bay fm newsroom – An addiction expert is slamming the lack of a dedicated addiction treatment centre in the city. Clinical specialist with Addiction Councillors Ireland Joe Treacy says there was a unit based at Merlin Park – but it was the subject of an arson attack in 2013 and was never replaced. He […] News – Galway Bay FM …


Coronavirus: 8 new cases in Galway & 484 across Republic

The Department of Health has reported 484 new cases of Covid-19 and three further deaths related to the disease. Of the new cases reported today, eight are in Galway, while 150 are in Dublin, 45 in Wexford, 40 in Cork, 32 in Donegal and 29 in Limerick. There are six people with Covid-19 at UHG […] Galway Daily …