Galway News articles

Black Swan in Galway

by Elina Peura A black swan has found her way to the Claddagh area in Galway. She probably came here all the way from the countryside in England. Black swans usually live in Australia and New Zealand and this is the first one ever seen in Galway. We are very happy to have her here

Ed Sheeran Coming To Galway On Monday For Video Shoot!

Check the date of publication. #FAKENEWS Ed Sheeran has revealed in an Instagram post that he’ll be travelling to Galway on Monday to film the video for his his song “Galway Girl”! We can’t wait to see Sheeran performing on the streets of Galway, let’s hope the weather treats him well!

Galway set to recieve funding for 2018 St. Patricks Day parade

Image credit: By Dylan Goodman Galway will benefit from a multi-million euro boost to the economy next year as the tourism authority makes funding for St. Patrick’s Day Festivities available outside the capital.   A grant of around €1 million has always been available for the annual parade in Dublin, the only city to receive

GTI Erasmus+ Student’s Dinner

By Eva Buckley Photo’s by Jake Rabbitte   GTI hosted a dinner for its international Erasmus + Placement students who are here on work experience as part of the Erasmus program. Finnish, Turkish & French students have come to GTI for their work placements and to experience Galway. The dinner for students and their teachers

Call for City Council meeting as traffic worsens

By Dylan Goodman   Galway City Council have been “inundated” with calls this morning as commuters have spent up to an hour stuck in traffic along the N6.   Traffic stretched from the Coolagh roundabout as far as the Oranmore exit. As a consequence of the Bus Eireann strike, this morning’s delays continued well past