Foreshore Lease Application – Extension granted to 9.9.16

I very much welcome the extension of time granted to allow for submissions in relation to Foras na Mara’s application for a 35 year lease to construct an electricity generating station off the coast of Furbo in Galway Bay. It seems that following the interview I did on local radio with Keith Finnegan earlier thisContinue Reading

Foras Na Mara’s Application for a Foreshore Lease

Today is D Day for submissions in relation to Foras Na Mara’s Application for a Foreshore Lease re an electricity generating station for a 35 year period.  As an elected TD for Galway West I have made repeated representations to Minister Coveney for an extension of time to allow for meaningful consultation. Unfortunately he hasContinue Reading

Finally sense prevails in relation to the urgent need for a new hospital in Galway

I have campaigned for a new hospital for a very long time and certainly from the day I was elected on to the Regional Health Forum in 2006. It is now time for all Galway West TDs to stand together and ensure that such a hospital is constructed. See Press Release below. Press Release 15thContinue Reading

Gaillimh le Gaeilge

Comhghairdeachas don bhuaiteóir ‘Top Oil’ a bhuaigh an catagóir ‘Seirbhísí’ ag Bronnadh Ghradam Sheosaimh Uí Ógartaigh 2016 in Óstán an Westwood. Rinne an chomhlacht seo an-éacht. Ádh mór do na buatóirí ar fad agus comhghairdeachas do na comhlachtaí go léir a ghlac páirt sa chomortás seo. Comhghairdeachas freisin do Ghaillimh le Gaelige a chuireann an Ghaeilge chunContinue Reading

Katie’s Cottage, Claddagh

Congratulations to Cathríona Walsh and her family on the construction the first thatch cottage constructed here in over a hundred years, a wonderful oasis in the heart of the Claddagh. This is a project that deserves support from the City Council, Fáilte Ireland and the Department of Tourism. Take some time off to visit thisContinue Reading

9 Grattan Terrace, Claddagh, Galway
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