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Nov 13, 2018 |
Environment News
The winners of the annual Galway City Tidy Towns Garden Competition were honoured this week at an Awards ceremony in the Connacht Hotel. The Tidy Towns Garden Competition is organised on an annual basis to recognise the efforts of residents, commercial organisations and public buildings to maintain and enhance the appearance of their gardens, estates, and public areas.
Nov 9, 2018 |
Environment News
Washing Machine Cleans Up - Sew Scary Halloween Costume Competition 2018 Galway City Council is delighted to announce the winners of the Sew Scary Halloween Costume Competition, which ran as part of Reuse Month in October 2018. The overall primary school winner was Caoimhe Callaghan, from Scoil Cholmcille Naofa Castlegar, with her washing machine costume, made from old boxes, detergent cartons and Velcro. The third level overall...
Nov 8, 2018 |
Community Culture News
The Digital Skills for Citizens Scheme is an initiative under the Government’s National Digital Strategy, funded by the Department of Communications, Climate Action & Environment. The Scheme provides free basic digital skills training where citizens attending classes will learn the skills they need to use and enjoy the many benefits that using the internet offers.
Nov 6, 2018 |
Environment News
Can you make something magical out of something old? Make a Christmas decoration out of recycled materials (egg shells, cardboard, newspapers, plastic bottles, milk cartons, old clothes etc.) to be in with a chance to win!  


Galway has officially been designated the European Capital of Culture 2020. This is an opportunity to showcase the best cultural programme that Galway has to offer in Ireland and across Europe. We will Make Waves in 2020; waves of creativity, digital waves, disruptive waves, energetic waves and at the heart of Galway 2020 is the next wave of artists, creators, makers and shakers.


General Data Protection Regulation

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is in force as of the 25th May 2018, replacing the existing data protection framework under the EU Data Protection Directive.

Galway City Council's Privacy Statement can be viewed at www.galwaycity.ie/privacy-policy

Galway City Council's Data Protection Policy can be viewed at www.galwaycity.ie/data-protection-policy