Category Archives: Uncategorized

Salthill Live Bank Holiday Music Festival Cancelled

The Salthill Live Music Festival planned for Pearse Stadium on Sunday, June 5th has been cancelled. The line up was to include Nathan Carter, Una Healy, and Sharon Shannon amongst others. Nathan Carter will instead play in Munroe’s pub that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A Sense of what being Irish means to Me

At this moment in time as we approach our national holiday we will be organising parades, cultural events and all sorts of activities to acknowledge and give expression to our sense of Irishness. We will feel a pride in who … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Galway council revokes plans for temporary cycleway

Galway City Council has revoked plans for a temporary cycleway along Salthill promenade. Councillors overturned an earlier decision to support the plan, after concerns from local residents, businesses and emergency services. After almost four hours of debate they voted 13 … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Glór Tíre Competition at Elimination Stages

Galway girl Katelyn Molloy is our favourite on this year’s TG4 country music talent search Glór Tíre,  “voice of the country”. Katelyn is being mentored by country star Ciarán Rosney in the televised competition. The show, now in its 18th … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Cost of Postage Stamps up again

An Post has announced a price hike for national and international stamps, with it to cost an extra 15 cent to send a letter anywhere in Ireland from next month. From March 1st, the price of a national stamp will … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Impacts of Proposed Cycle Lane through Salthill

With regard to the current proposals for a cycle lane through Salthill, along R336 Seapoint Promenade, R336 Salthill Road Upper and the R336 Knocknacarra Road. Actions have implications and impacts. If the negative consequences of a proposal outweigh the positive … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Proposed Cycle Lanes on the Prom in Salthill

Feedback on my last post was that while it was good to have access to all the information it was complex to follow. So here is a useful summary circulated by the Glenard residents. Apologies for anyone on multiple email … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Theft from car on Rockbarton Road

Got this email from a local resident today. Sorry to bother you. This is (name) in number (?), Rockbarton Road.  Just wondering if you can send out email to locals. I think you have most people’s email addresses.  My car … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Public Consultation on the proposed Salthill Temporary Cycleway

Public Consultation on the proposed Salthill Temporary Cycleway will commence on Friday 14th January 2022, (for two weeks). Information including drawings, cross sections and FAQs on the two proposed options will be available online, at www.galwaycity.ie/SalthillTemporaryCycleway from Friday 14th January.   Galway City Council welcomes … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

There’s only One Number 1

Congratulations to up and coming Galway singer/composer Katelyn Molloy on having her own composition “I Still Love You All The Same” voted Downda Road Radio’s Irish Country Song of the Year. Next up for Katelyn is taking part in the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment