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Bawnmore Cross — Are we waiting for schoolchildren to die?

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Last week another truck overturned at Bawnmore Cross in Claregalway, spilling its load of huge logs across the road, onto the walls and into a field. This was the thirtieth time that an accident has happened here in the past few years, but the more remarkable fact is that nobody has yet been killed, given its proximity to a local national school. Last week, Cllr Malachy Noone said that it is only a matter of time before we see a school uniform trapped under those logs and now locals have said they have had enough.

O’Flaherty seeks support for ‘ambitious’ city waterway restoration plan

The Galway Waterways Association has submitted what one local councillor has called “an ambitious plan”, to restore and enhance the city’s network of rivers and canals, to the Galway 2020 team, as part of the preparations for its 2020 Capital of Culture designation.

Tomorrow is deadline for Fuel Allowance applications

Tomorrow is the deadline for applications for the Government’s Fuel Allowance scheme, and a local councillor is urging eligible Galwegians to apply.

Local councillor making steady progress on road to recovery

Popular local councillor, John Dolan (FG), is making “steady progress” in hospital, his party colleague Tom Farrell told a meeting of Westmeath County Council this week.

Athlone Food and Craft Fair takes place this weekend

There will be plenty to entertain in Athlone this weekend, as the Food and Craft Fair takes place this Sunday, July 2, to coincide with the Athlone RNLI River Festival.

O’Rourke welcomes installation of new jetties in Athlone

Local councillor Aengus O’Rourke (FF) has welcomed the potential offered by the newly installed river jetties in Athlone.

Enda Kenny’s resignation sees tributes pour in

 

O’Rourke calls for the Cathaoirleach Awards to be held in Athlone

Local councillor Aengus O’Rourke (FF) has called for the Cathaoirleach Awards to be held in Athlone.

McNelis demands gardaí assist with Parkmore traffic chaos

The Gardaí must be present each evening at Parkmore to deal with the area’s traffic chaos, a situation which one local councillor says is “becoming not only an inconvenience, but is becoming dangerous”.

108-year-old Galwaywoman Sarah passes away at home in Connemara

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Ireland’s oldest person Sarah Clancy died this week aged 108, bringing to an end a remarkable life that spanned many of the notable dates in history.

 

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