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Joe Loughnane formally launches local election campaign

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Joe Loughnane, the chair of Galway Anti Racism Network, and a founder member of Galway Pro Choice, has this week officially launched his candidacy for the 2019 Local Elections.

96 per cent compliance rate for LPT in Mayo

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There was a compliance rate of 96.2 per cent for the payment of the Local Property Tax (LPT) in Mayo last year.

120 projects in Galway awarded Community Enhancement Programme funding

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More than €600,000 has been provided to some 120 projects and community organisations in rural and urban areas of Galway, under the Government’s Community Enhancement Programme.

The reality for asylum seekers in Ireland's direct provision centres

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A MONTH or so before Christmas, a rather imposing volume landed on my desk. Bound in a strong blue cloth, the front cover declared the title to be Asylum Archive, the author to be Vukasin Nedeljkovic. The spine declared the publisher to be Asylum Archive.

O'Hara to give next Charlestown lecture

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Bernard O’Hara, author of the book Exploring Mayo, will deliver the next lecture in a series of lectures currently under way in Charlestown Library on Thursday, January 17 at 7.30pm.

SVP expect no slow-down in calls for help in 2019

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Based on greater than anticipated calls in the lead-up to Christmas, the Society of St Vincent de Paul (SVP) is expecting no slowdown in the calls for help it will receive in 2019.

Road Safety Road Show returns to educate young drivers

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The hard hitting Road Satety Road "how, which educates teens about the terrible consequences of road carnage, will return to Mayo in February.

Ireland West Airport staff raise €33,000 for three Irish charities

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Ireland West Airport staff were delighted this week to present a cheque for €33,000 to the airport’s three staff nominated charities for 2018 – Down Syndrome Ireland, Mayo & Roscommon Hospice and The Children’s Hospital, Crumlin.

Charity regulator’s top tips for donating to worthy causes this Christmas

The Charities Regulator is advising the general public to check the Charities Register as the first step when it comes to donating safely to charities this Christmas.

Solidarity announces Galway City East candidate

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Conor Burke has been selected as Solidarity's candidate for the Galway City East ward in next May's Local Elections to the Galway City Council. His campaign will focus on housing, homelessness, inequality, and mental health.

 

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