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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 …


NUI Galway ranked in top 5 universities nationwide

Galway Bay FM Newsroom – NUI Galway has been ranked in the top 5 universities nationwide. The Sunday Times Good University Guide has named the university as the 3rd best in the country – up one from last year NUI Galway has one of the lowest graduate unemployment rates of any university nationwide, at just […] News – Galway Bay FM …



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 …


6 further deaths from COVID-19, 866 new cases – 54 in Galway

Galway Bay fm newsroom – The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 6 additional deaths related to COVID-19. There has been a total of 1,902 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight Wednesday 28th October, the HPSC has been notified of 866 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There is now a total […] News – Galway Bay FM …


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 …


6 further deaths from COVID-19, 675 new cases, 13 in Galway

Galway Bay fm newsroom – The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 6 additional deaths related to COVID-19. There has been a total of 1,896 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight Tuesday 27th October the HPSC has been notified of 675 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There is now a total […] News – Galway Bay FM …


5 further deaths nationwide from Covid-19 with 720 new cases – 47 in Galway

Galway Bay fm newsroom – The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 5 additional deaths related to COVID-19. There has been a total of 1,890 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight Monday 26th October the HPSC has been notified of 720 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There is now a total […] News – Galway Bay FM …


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 …


3 further deaths from COVID-19, 939 new cases – 53 in Galway

Galway Bay fm newsroom – The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 3 additional deaths related to COVID-19. There has been a total of 1,885 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight Sunday 25th October the HPSC has been notified of 939 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There is now a total […] News – Galway Bay FM …