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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.
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
The missing Horse-chestnut Tree In front of a house, close by the sea, there stood a beautiful horse-chestnut tree. How long it stood exactly, I do not know. But it must have been a hundred years or so. For the … Continue reading
Note that City Hall is closed to the public due to covid-19 restrictions. You can only be seen by appointment. If you wish to make an appointment ring 091-636400. There is only space for a limited number of appointments. If … Continue reading
Initially very few will be able to attend in person as the restrictions are gradually eased. In the meantime Mass on the webcam will continue daily at 10am. Find it at http://www.salthillparish.ie/our-parish/webcam/
Files for planning application number 20/124 have now been scanned so the public can view them online at https://plan.galwaycity.ie/?file_number=20124. Permission is sought to install an 18.1m (59.4 feet) multi-user free standing support structure carrying telecommunications equipment including antennas, RRUs and … Continue reading
Never waste a good crisis. We may be in various forms of lock down. Our normal work may be stopped or restricted in some way. But with a positive attitude we can often find some advantages in our predicament. The … Continue reading
The slight easing of restrictions to control the Covid-19 virus, while welcome, does not mean that there is any easing of the requirements for social distancing, good cough hygiene, or frequent hand washing. As if to emphasise the continued need … Continue reading
School is out for now but the work still needs to be done. The new target date of late July/ early August for the Leaving Cert exams should help in drawing up a time table to cover what you need … Continue reading
The City Council workers were out this morning erecting barriers to close off parks, The Prom and Blackrock to discourage people from congregating in groups.