Galway News and Events

Planning your Galway trip? Whether you’re looking for things to do in Galway such as events and attractions, to make your Galway visit run smoothly or are planning where to stay in Galway, you’ll find everything you need for your Galway holiday on Whats On in Galway.net. Our What’s On Galway guide has the latest events not to miss while you visit Galway – there’s always something going on, so don’t miss out on the latest exhibitions, shows and more on your trip to Galway by checking out our News and Events and Events Calendar pages.

See what's On in Galway. The events calendar is always packed with arts festivals, live music, exhibitions, blockbuster theatre shows, sport and activities for family and kids.

Whats On In Galway Local News

Galway Bay FM Leinster Senior Hurling Championship Preview

George McDonagh was joined by Sean Walsh, Niall Canavan, Cyril Farrell, Cyril Donnellan and KCLR’s Brendan Hennessy to look forward to the Leinster Senior Hurling Championship that begins on Sunday. They also looked at the overall All-Ireland Hurling Championship and the upcoming Leinster Minor Hurling Championship. Leinster Senior Hurling Championship Round One Sunday, April 21st […]
The post Galway Bay FM Leinster Senior Hurling Championship Preview appeared first on Galway Bay FM. Galway Bay FM …


Gardaí investigating serious assaults on multiple people

Gardaí in Ennis are investigating a number of incidents that occurred in Clarecastle in County Clare on Sunday afternoon. Shortly before 1pm, it’s reported two men entered a retail premises and assaulted two males before fleeing the scene in a car. One of the injured was taken to hospital for treatment of serious injuries. Another […] Galway Daily …


Garda appeal after “extensive damage” caused during burglary at Temperance Hall in Loughrea

Gardaí have issued an appeal after “extensive” damage was caused to Temperance Hall in Loughrea during a burglary over the weekend. Intruders entered the hall at Barrack Street between Sunday, March 31st, and Monday, April 1st, between the hours of 12pm and 8pm. Extensive damage was caused to the inside of the premises, and a […]
The post Garda appeal after “extensive damage” caused during burglary at Temperance Hall in Loughrea appeared first on Galway Bay FM. Galway Bay FM …


Lough Derg lifeboat comes to the aid of boat left adrift

The Lough Derg lifeboat came to the aid of a stranded boat with fouled propellers on the lake over the weekend. On Saturday, March 30 Valentia Coast Guard requested Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat ‘Jean Spier’ to assist a lone sailor on a 35ft cruiser with fouled propellers and adrift in Dromineer Bay. The lifeboat, with […] Galway Daily …


Ciarán Cannon announces he is not seeking reelection

Galway East TD Ciaran Cannon has announced that he will not be seeking reelection, citing the toxicity of modern politics as part of his decision. The Fine Gael TD was first elected to the Dáil in 2011 and has held the posts of Minister of State at the Department of Education and Skills, and Minister […] Galway Daily …


Connemara Councillor Seamus Walsh announces resignation from Fianna Fail

Connemara Councillor Seamus Walsh has announced his resignation from Fianna Fail. He’s served with the party since the 2009 local elections, and was an independent candidate before that. Seamus Walsh and fellow Fianna Fáil councillor Noel Thomas faced criticism from party leadership for their comments in the wake of a fire at Ross Lake House […]
The post Connemara Councillor Seamus Walsh announces resignation from Fianna Fail appeared first on Galway Bay FM. Galway Bay FM …


Tuam area councillors push for more power on maintenance issues in private estates

There’s a push from local councillors to have more power in alleviating maintenance issues in private housing estates in Tuam. Councillor Donagh Killilea received a letter from Independent TD Sean Canney, which raised difficulties with a private estate at Cloonmore The matter has been explored at municipal district level, to see what options were available […]
The post Tuam area councillors push for more power on maintenance issues in private estates appeared first on Galway Bay FM. Galway Bay FM …


Galway Hooker Brewing Something Special with Artist Cathy Hughes

Galway Hooker is brewing up a good time with the launch of the first two seasonal beers of 2024 from the Oranmore brewery. There was great excitement for their launch at a lively Galway Chamber Business After Hours evening event attended by businesses from across the city. Dozens of people turned up for the launch […] Galway Daily …


City Councillor highlights impact of flood damage on family business in TG4 documentary

City West Councillor Niall McNelis will feature in a TG4 documentary airing tonight focusing on the impact of flooding on local communities. Councillor McNelis will discuss the impact flooding damage has had on the family business Claddagh and Celtic Jewellery by the Spanish Arch over the years. Micheál Ó Cinnéide of Corrib Beo Partnership will […]
The post City Councillor highlights impact of flood damage on family business in TG4 documentary appeared first on Galway Bay FM. Galway Bay FM …


University of Galway launches men’s mental health campaign

University of Galway Students’ Union has launched a new campaign which encourages young men to stand up and “Seize the Awkward” – to have uncomfortable conversations with a friend about mental health. The SU will be releasing a series of videos across social media to give practical tips, and there will be information displayed on […] Galway Daily …


Portiuncula Hospital remains under serious pressure as trolley numbers increase to 31

Portiuncula Hospital remains under serious pressure today, as the number of patients on trolleys has increased to 31. The Ballinasloe hospital has experienced high levels of overcrowding in recent days, with atypically high figures since the bank holiday weekend. Yesterday, it issued a public advisory, warning patients to expect severe delays for non urgent treatment. […]
The post Portiuncula Hospital remains under serious pressure as trolley numbers increase to 31 appeared first on Galway Bay FM. Galway Bay FM …


Galway visitor attractions honoured at CIE Tours Awards

Five Galway attractions were recognised at last night’s CIE Tours Awards of Excellence in Dublin. Kylemore Abbey, Killary Harbour Cruise, Corrib Princess Cruise, Dan O’Hara Homestead and Dun Aonghasa were all honoured for their success in promoting Irish tourism, receiving a ‘Merit Award’ for high levels of satisfaction among CIE Tours visitors. CIE Tours, the […] Galway Daily …


1 2 3 15

Galway Bay FM

Loading...

The Sun – Galway

Loading...

SundayWorld

Loading...

Galway Daily

Loading...