31 August 2023

~1 minutes read

County Council locked in talks to take ownership of Dunguaire Castle

Share story:
County Council locked in talks to take ownership of Dunguaire Castle

Galway Bay fm newsroom – Galway County Council remains locked in talks to take ownership of Dunguaire Castle in Kinvara.

It’s after the heritage arm of the Shannon Airport Group announced it’s to divest itself of a number of tourist attractions nationwide.

Clare County Council is to take ownership of Bunratty Castle – and Galway County Council is hoping to do the same with Dungaire Castle.

Councillor Joe Byrne says it’s vital that a detailed plan is drawn up for the future of this incredibly important resource.

Share story:

Thousands to descend on Galway for this weekend's International Oyster Festival

Galway Bay fm newsroom – Thousands of people are set to descend on Galway city this weekend for the International Oyster & Seafood Festival. Las...

Galway County Council up for one award at the Local Government Awards

Galway Bay fm newsroom – Galway County Council is up for one award at this year’s ‘Excellence in Local Government Awards 2023’. 91...

Over half of Galway workers never work from home

Galway Bay fm newsroom – Over half of people in Galway never work from home, according to CSO figures. The data accounts for 85,000 people working ...

Arrest in Mervue under provisions of the Mental Health Act

Galway Bay fm newsroom – Gardai today made an arrest in Mervue under provisions of the Mental Health Act They attended the scene of an incident that...