Covid-19

COVID-19: Sharp decline in cases at UHG

There has been a sharp decline in the number of people hospitalised with COVID-19 at University Hospital Galway. The latest HSE figures show that there were three confirmed cases hospitalised at University Hospital Galway as of Sunday evening. This is a significant decrease from a steady level of six or seven cases which have been […] Galway Daily …


COVID-19: 7 deaths nationally and 10 new Galway cases

Ten new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Galway by health officials today, taking the county’s 14-day incidence rate to 89.1 cases per 100,000 people. A total of 418 new cases were reported across the State this evening as well as seven further deaths related to the disease – of which five occurred in […] Galway Daily …


Penneys to offer shopping by appointment before fully reopening

Penneys has announced it will offer shopping by appointment as a temporary measure in all of its Irish stores in the week before it reopens fully. The announcement follows yesterday’s Cabinet agreement on the easing of restrictions which includes click and collect from 10 May and retail fully reopening on 17 May. In a statement […] Galway Daily …


COVID-19: 21 Galway cases and one death nationally

There have been 21 new cases of COVID-19 reported by health officials in Galway today. NPHET have reported one additional death related to COVID-19 today, and a 437 new cases nationwide. Among the new cases reported today, 76% are in people under the age of 45, and the median age is 29 years old. There […] Galway Daily …


COVID-19: No deaths reported today, 21 new cases in Galway

Health officials have reported 394 new cases of COVID-19 this evening, and no further deaths related to the disease. Of the new cases reported today, 21 are in Galway. The 14-day incidence rate in the county now stands at 86.8 with 224 new cases confirmed over the past two weeks. Dublin has the highest number […] Galway Daily …


COVID-19: 26 new Galway cases, 1 death nationally

A total of 26 new COVID-19 cases have been reported in Galway this evening by health officials. The Department of Health reported 539 new cases across the country and one further death related to the disease. The 14-day incidence rate as of yesterday in Galway is 117.8 cases per 100,000 inhabitants, with 304 confirmed cases […] Galway Daily …


Coronavirus: 160 new COVID cases in Galway, 4,962 nationwide and 7 deaths

There have been 160 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Galway today by the Department of Health, out of 4,962 confirmed cases nationwide. The Department has also reported an additional seven deaths related to COVID-19 today. Galway’s case numbers today are the second highest ever level of daily cases in the county after a record […] Galway Daily …


Slight increase in Covid rate in three local areas

Just three Local electoral areas in the county have seen an increase in their 14-day Covid-19 incidence rate, according to new data released this evening. All three LEAs in Galway city saw an increase in their 14-day rate this week, but the incidence rate fell across the other seven LEAs in the county. Galway City […] 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 …


Galway projects to benefit from Tesco Ireland’s community fund

Galway projects that support children’s organisations impacted by Covid-19 will benefit from the fifth round of Tesco Ireland’s 2020 Community Fund Programme. This is the third consecutive round to be dedicated to those affected by the pandemic. The local causes that will receive the donations from the Tesco Community Fund include neighbourhood youth clubs and […] …