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Book on Cost Savings

The fundamental rule of personal finance is to spend less than you earn. The two ways to achieving this goal are spending less and earning more. The bigger the positive gap between your earnings and expenditure the greater your financial … Continue reading

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Presenting Galway to the World 60 years Ago

Galway old and new, is captured in glorious colour in this 1957 Bord Fáilte (now Fáilte Ireland) tourism film produced and directed by Colm Ó Laoghaire. Situated on the west coast of Ireland, Galway is one of the largest cities … Continue reading

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Booklet of 10 National Love Stamps Offer

If you have any significant amount of letters to post within Ireland in the near future you might like to take advantage of An Post’s offer of 10 national stamps for the price of 8. For the limited period between … Continue reading

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Lá Fhéile Bríde Shona Daoibh!

Its the first of February and the first day of Spring so happy Lá Fhéile Bríde to you all. Making a St. Brigid’s Cross – an Easy Step by Step Guide – YouTube

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Large Water Outage – West Side of Galway City

Due to third-party works a large watermain has been compromised and as a result, a very large, unplanned water outage will occur in the west side of Galway city. Galway City Council are assisting the Developer to restore supply. The … Continue reading

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2021 Starts with Lockdown

Galway City Council acting on a request from the Gardaí have put measures in place to prevent parking in Salthill. The measures have been taken in the interests of public health. Cones and barriers are in place along the Prom, … Continue reading

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Salthill Approaching Mid-December

Site of Finan’s House and site of Warrick Hotel behind it. The former to be built upon with two blocks of apartments. The latter a nursing home. No not communist China with all the red flags but capitalist Salthill. Coffee … Continue reading

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Top Five Tips for Shopping Safely Online

With more and more shopping being done online it is important to take reasonable precautions to avoid being scammed. Below are five points to keep in mind. Why not give the gift of education? Galway Maths Grinds online resource packs … Continue reading

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Salthill in November

So we got a few really wet days. But flowers in the garden, crowds on the Prom, big increase in the numbers taking a daily dip in the sea. Not exactly our typical November.

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Approaching Christmas in Anxious Times

They started putting up the Christmas lights today, although through November we are just halfway. We look forward with a mixture of hope and fear. Not yet sure what will pass for Christmas this year. Can loved ones travel home? … Continue reading

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