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Coronavirus: Less than 5 COVID cases in Galway for the 2nd day running

There have been 16 additional deaths related to COVID-19 reported by the Department of Health today, along with 270 confirmed cases. Of the deaths reported today, 14 occurred this month, 1 was in October, and 1 remains under investigation according to the HPSC. There have been less than five cases reported in Galway again today, […] Galway Daily …


Young man in hospital after fall from building in city centre

A young man is in a serious condition at University Hospital Galway after falling from a height in the city centre yesterday morning. Emergency services were called to a house near Eyre Square in the early hours of Saturday morning and it is understood that the man fell ‘a number of storeys’, the Irish Mirror […] Galway Daily …


Brutal assault on two men left them with life changing injuries

Two men were both left with life altering injuries after being the victims of an assault by the same person within minutes of one another in Galway City last year. David Bannerton (45), of An Crannog, Loughrea pleaded guilty last July to one count each of Assault Causing Harm and Assault Causing Serious Harm. The […] Galway Daily …


Decline in COVID-19 hospitalisations in Galway

There has been a significant decrease in the number of people hospitalised with COVID-19 in Galway according to the latest HSE figures. The latest data as of 8pm on Wednesday shows just 16 confirmed cases of COVID-19 between UHG and Portiuncula Hospitals, down from 20 the day before. There are 12 confirmed cases at University […] Galway Daily …


NUI Galway student to feature in new RTÉ documentary, My Uni Life

NUI Galway student Róisín Farragher will feature in a new five-part series ‘My Uni Life’, which begins on Friday evening on RTÉ One. Filmed over the past 12 months, the series gives an insight into the lives of seven students across the country who have a unique journey to a university education, as they navigate […] Galway Daily …


Coronavirus: Seven new cases reported in Galway today

Seven new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Galway by the Department of Health this afternoon, as well as 552 nationally. Two further deaths related to the virus in the Republic were also reported today. Dublin (173), Cork (86) and Limerick (40) are the counties with the highest number of new cases today. 63% […] Galway Daily …


How to land a job during COVID-19

With Level 5 set to last for around five more weeks and uncertainty about what restrictions will be in place in the coming months, those in search of a new job may feel they are facing an uphill battle.  But for those on the job hunt during the pandemic, it is important not to give […] Galway Daily …


Second weather warning issued for Galway

A second weather warning has been issued for Galway for Thursday by Met Eireann, with severe wind and rain now forecast for the day. Met Eireann issued a Status Yellow weather warning for heavy winds in Galway and Mayo which will be in force from 10am to 4pm on Thursday. Strong southwest winds reaching average […] Galway Daily …


Westmeath woman stole over €1,600 in clothes from Galway stores

A Westmeath woman travelled to Galway City just to steal over €1,600 worth of clothes from two stores back in January. Sandra Covaci (20), with an address in Kilbeggan, Westmeath pleaded guilty to two counts of theft at Galway District Court. The court heard that on January 17 of this year, Garda Laura Devaney received […] Galway Daily …


Galway Science Festival unveils 2020 programme

Galway Science and Technology Festival returns this November as a virtual event, but promises to capture all of its usual fun and excitement. The festival will run for two weeks from November 8 – 22, and this year offers all primary schools in Galway the chance to participate with many exciting workshops. The culmination of […] Galway Daily …