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Following Galway's designation as a UNESCO City of Film, a delegation from Galway city and county will travel to Bradford this week to take part in the Bradford International Film Summit.
The options being considered for a transport project to alleviate congestion in the city and environs are currently available for inspection online at and also at the project office in Ballybrit .
Arising from the strong public interest in Galway City Council's review of Street performing and busking in Galway City, the closing date for receipt of submissions has been extended.  Please consult the City Council website at
The theme of the 2015 St. Patrick's Day Parade is celebrating "Galway's Cultural and Creative Community"
Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 11 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 as amended, that Galway City Council, being the Planning Authority for the City, intends to review the Galway City Development Plan 2011-2017 and prepare a...

The overall aim of the N6 Galway City Transport Project is to develop a sustainable solution to the congestion issues that exist in Galway City and to better connect the west of County Galway to the...

UNESCO City of Film designation announced  - A permanent global legacy for the creative industries of Galway / Tá ainmniúchán Chathair Scannán UNESCO fógartha – Oidhreacht dhomhanda buan...

Click here for advice on how to prepare and stay safe. Householders & Landlords, Prepare now & reduce the impact of cold, Winter weather on your property. ...

IPB Pride of Place is an all-island competition that ackowledges the work that communities are doing all over the island of Ireland. The competition focus is about people coming together to shape, change and improve daily lives in their communities.

A campaign to encourage responsible dog ownership has been launched by Galway City Council. 'Take the Lead' calls on dog owners across the city to be more responsible, and considerate towards others, when it comes to dog fouling.

Upcoming Events / Imeachtaí atá ag teacht

Asylum Archive

Date: 3 March 2015
Summary: As part of the exhibition Asylum Archive, Create, the national agency for collaborative arts presents a panel discussion
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Sean-nós Singing Workshops at NUI Galway

Date: 4 March 2015
Summary: Máire Ní Mhaoilchiaráin, the newly appointed 2015 Sean-Nós Singer in Residence at NUI Galway, will give a series of sean-nós singing workshops
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Humour, Satire, Cartoons & Lepracauns Book Launch

Date: 5 March 2015
Summary: NUI Galway 5.00 p.m, Thursday 5 March 2015 Moore Institute, NUI Galway
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Éigse an Spidéil

Date: 6 March 2015
Summary: Éigse an Spidéil is an arts festival that has been run in the An Spidéal area for the past thirty years or so, celebrating the identity and creativity of the community, rooted in tradition but with an eye to continuity, development and innovation.
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