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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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Going to Level 5?

As the summer amusements are taken down, an unusual stillness pervades the town. The winter months secure their hold, as temperatures change from mild to cold. As we survey the situation we find ourselves in, the immediate future looks quite … Continue reading

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Budget adds another 50 cent to price of packet on Cigarettes

If you are a smoker, you are undoubtedly aware of the harmful impact smoking has on your health. The warnings on cigarette packages may be white noise to you, but you know they’re there, and you’re probably well aware that … Continue reading

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Salthill Post Office has moved

From Monday, September 14th, 2020, Salthill Post Office has moved to O’Connor’s Centra shop. You have to go in through the shop towards the back to reach the post office. The old location is now available to rent.

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Why I am wearing a Mask

Why I am wearing a mask – I am educated enough to know that I could be asymptomatic and still give you the virus. No, I don’t “live in fear” of the virus; I just want to be part of … Continue reading

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