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Cycle and bus lane for Dr Mannix Road parked for now From the Galway City Tribune –Public consultation planned for a proposed cycle lane along Dr Mannix Road in Salthill has been delayed yet again, with priority being given to … Continue reading

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Snow

Soft and fluffy when it falls. Wet, cold to touch, crunches underfoot. White, very white. Brightens up day or night. Hides what lies underneath, while footprints above reveal passing feet. Be very careful how you go, because its slippy in … Continue reading

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Save on Postage Stamps

It’s the time of year when many of us reach out to friends and loved ones, particularly those at a distance, through the simple act of sending Christmas cards. Each year it becomes a little more expensive to do so … Continue reading

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Maintenance Needed in Salthill Park and Surrounding Area

‘The photograph above is of the area just inside the Northwest corner of Salthill Park, beside the ESB substation. There used always be some flooding here, but it’s become larger and more long-lasting since the Council tarmacked the pathway in … Continue reading

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Councillors approve €113m budget for the city next year

Councillors voted yesterday (14/11/22) to approve a €113m budget for the city next year. An amendment was proposed and passed that saw €650 thousand diverted primarily from the local authority’s electric vehicle allocation. It was reported on Galway Bay FM … Continue reading

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A Night for Ollie – Clayton Hote

A Night for Ollie – Clayton Hotel Galway, 7.45pm Saturday November 5th, 2022. Well-known Galway sportsman Ollie Keogh was the victim of an unprovoked attack outside the family home in August 2022. Ollie suffered life threatening injuries which left him … Continue reading

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Help Protect Your Property

Items like bicycles, electronics, farm machinery, jewellery and more are potential targets of thieves. Often the gardaí will recover stolen items but not know who the rightful owner is. Property that is clearly marked is less attractive to a thief … Continue reading

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You have an extra hour this morning – so no rush

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Success Manual

Hi, I hope things are going well for you at the moment. I have long been interested in how to maximise learning, personal development and in general how to live a successful life. Over my six decades on this planet … Continue reading

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Road Closure from Claddagh Quay Westbound to Barna Road Junction next Saturday

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Galway City Council has made an order closing: Salthill & Claddagh (R336): From Claddagh Quay Westbound to Barna Road Junction. So, for example, traffic going south towards the sea along Rockbarton Road will not be allowed turn … Continue reading

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