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‘Urgent need’ for new bridge in Oughterard

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There have been further calls for a new pedestrian bridge in Oughterard, with Éamon Ó Cuív adding his voice to the local campaign. Deputy Ó Cuív’s support comes following discussions with Galway County Council and Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TFI) about serious safety concerns which have been raised about the bridge in the town. Deputy Ó…

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    Hibernia College teacher training students who took a break from their Irish language studies at Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge (NUIG Galway) in Carna to go to the Trá ó Dheas beach in Maoinis. Upwards of 800 Hibernia College students are on similar courses in Gaeltacht regions throughout the country. Pic: Seán Ó Mainnín
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    "Who cares about wet clothes."Hibernia College student teachers Ciara Kelly and Jessica Hughes dance together in the sea off Trá Mhaoinis, Carna, Connemara as they take time out from their Irish language studies at Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge (NUI Galway), Carna, Co. Galway. Hundreds of Hibernia students are currently attending courses in Gaeltacht regions at present. Pic: Seán Ó Mainnín
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    Hibernia College student teachers Naomi Curran and Ciara Kelly, hold the Twelve Bens in their hands on Trá Mhaoinis, Carna, Connemara as they take time out from their Irish language studies at Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge (NUI Galway), Carna, Co. Galway. Hundreds of Hibernia students are attending courses in Gaeltacht regions at present. Pic: Seán Ó Mainnín

Just too hot to teach?

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Hibernia College teacher training students took a break from their Irish language studies at Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge (NUIG Galway) in Carna to go to the Trá ó Dheas beach in Maoinis. Upwards of 800 Hibernia College students are on similar courses in Gaeltacht regions throughout the country. Pictures: Seán Ó Mainnín

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‘Elderly are suffering’ due to UHG overcrowding

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Fianna Fáil TD for Galway East Anne Rabbitte says older people are suffering as a result of chronic overcrowding in the Emergency Department of University Hospital Galway (UHG). She was responding to new figures released to Fianna Fáil, which revealed that between January and May this year 7,164 people over the age of 75 were…

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Greenway Strategy ‘a matter of urgency’

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Éamon Ó Cuív has called on the Minister for Transport, Tourism & Sport to publish the Greenway Strategy ‘as a matter of urgency’. The plan was due to be published in the first quarter of the year, yet more than halfway through 2018, we’re still waiting. Deputy Ó Cuív commented: ‘The Greenway Strategy is an…

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Ó Cuív calls for clarity on broadband rollout

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Éamon Ó Cuív has called on the Minister for Communications, Climate Action & Environment to outline a timeline for the signing of the contract for the National Broadband Plan. There is now only one company – Enet – left in the running after Eir pulled out of the process earlier this year. Deputy Ó Cuív…

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