Galway News

Coronavirus: 1 death and 21 new cases in Ireland

There has been one death related to the coronavirus reported to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre today, along with 21 new COVID-19 cases. There have now been 1,749 deaths due to COVID-19 in the Republic of Ireland, and a total of 25,698 confirmed cases. In Galway there were no increase in cases reported today, with […] …



Two removed from Riverside property following house fire

Galway Bay fm newsroom – Emergency services attended the scene of a house fire in the Riverside area last night. Two units of the city brigade were drafted to the scene at half past midnight and remained there for one hour until the blaze for brought under control. Two occupants of the house were removed […] Galway Bay FM …


Coronavirus: 14 new COVID-19 cases, 2 more deaths in the Republic

Two more people have sadly passed away after being diagnosed with COVID-19 in the Republic of Ireland, taking the death toll to 1,748. Fourteen new cases were also confirmed today by the NPHET, which means there has been a total of 25,683 positive test results in the State. No new cases have been confirmed in […] …



Beautifully refurbished stone cottage offers luxury and style

This outward appearance of this stunning stone cottage home at Caherdaly, Ardrahan belies the luxury and comfort of its modern, mint condition interior, beautifully refurbished by its owners. Formerly known as Ardrahan Railway Station, O’Donnellan & Joyce are offering people the chance to own a piece of history at public auction this month, and get […] …


32 new cases of Covid-19 identified this evening, with no deaths recorded today.

Galway Bay fm newsroom: Statement from the National Public Health Emergency Team There have been no new deaths reported to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) today. There has been a total of 1,746 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight Monday 13th July, the HPSC has been notified of 32 confirmed cases of […] News – Galway Bay FM …


Coronavirus: No COVID-19 deaths or Galway cases

There were no deaths related to COVID-19 reported to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre today, but 11 new cases have been confirmed. Once again there were no new cases of COVID-19 reported in Galway today, where the total for the city and county remains at 489 cases. The total number of cases in the Republic […] …


Suspended sentence for Galway man convicted of sexual assault of child

Galway Bay fm newsroom: A Galway man who abused the son of a woman he had met through a dating website has avoided a jail term on condition that he stays away from children for 10 years. The 45-year-old man, who cannot be identified to protect the identity of the child, met the victim’s mother […] News – Galway Bay FM …


Zoom launch for new issue of poetry magazine Skylight 47

Over The Edge presents issue 13 of Skylight 47 “possibly Ireland’s most interesting poetry publication”, launching on Zoom this month. The issue includes a wide range of poems, reviews of poetry collections, and a poetry master class in which an established poet makes detailed editing suggestions for a poem submitted to them anonymously. The latest […] …