Cathedral looking for petal donations
A traditional Corpus Christi Procession will take place on Sunday June 3 in Galway City. The procession will begin with Mass at the Abbey Church, St. Francis Street at 3pm. At the procession there will be a scattering of rose petals and organisers are seeking the public's help to get as many petals as possible.
If you can donate petals, drop them into Galway Cathedral on the weekend of June 2/3.
The procession beings immediately after the celebration of Mass and will proceed to the Poor Clare Monastery via the Salmon Weir Bridge. The Procession will conclude with Benediction at the Poor Clare Monastery.
All are welcome to attend.
Gardai are appealing for information following the theft of two lawnmowers in separate incidents.
A ride-on lawnmower was stolen from a residence in the Clarinbridge area between 7pm on Monday May 21 and 5pm on Tuesday May 22.
The lawnmower is a McCulloch brand, it is a new model and is black and yellow in colour. Anyone with information can contact Oranmore Garda Station at 091 388030.
A lawn mower was also taken from outside a house on Quarry Road, Menlo, on Monday May 28 between 11am and 1pm. This was an orange Husqvarna lawnmower, which was left unattended for a few hours. Anyone with information or who saw suspicious activity around Menlo on Monday is asked to contact Galway Garda Station at 091 538000.