12 May 2023

~1 minutes read

High Court dismisses Galway tenant’s appeal in favour of landlord

Share story:
High Court dismisses Galway tenant’s appeal in favour of landlord

Galway Bay fm newsroom – The High Court has dismissed a Galway tenant’s appeal against a finding by the Residential Tenancies Board that her landlord was entitled to terminate the tenancy.

Regina Fitzpatrick claimed that the board should not have upheld the validity of the notice after the landlord Sinead Brett had said she would no longer accept rent in the form of a Housing Assistance Payment

In his decision, Judge Garrett Simons, noted that the landlord’s indication regarding HAP was given after the notice of termination of the tenancy of a house located at Roscaoin, Roscam

Share story:

UN Food & Agriculture Organisation partners with UG to tackle hunger and malnutrition

The UN Food & Agriculture Organisation has partnered with University of Galway to combat hunger and malnutrition. They’ll collaborate on researc...

Slight dip in unemployment across Galway in May

There has been a slight dip in unemployment across Galway city and county. However, some areas remained stagment or had an increase in unemployment levels...

Local senator says banning dangerous dogs not enough without real enforcement

Discussions and plans around banning dangerous dog breeds are important – but willprove ineffective unless there’s real enforcement. That̵...

Deputy Sean Canney expresses concern following confirmation that Pieta House intends to close existing therapy centre in Tuam.

Independent TD Sean Canney has expressed concern following confirmation from the CEO of Pieta House that they intend to close the existing therapy centre ...