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Wednesday 29 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Pádraig Conneely

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# refused
Suicidal woman allegedly told to 'go home and overdose' if she wanted to be seen
The incident apparently happened at University Hospital Galway.
# prevention
Galway Mayor calls for netting to be put on two bridges to help prevent suicides
Mayor Padraig Conneely says that something has to be done to tackle suicide rates in Galway.
# Sale
Galway Airport site sold in "good value" €1.1m deal
Galway’s city and county councils now share ownership of the site.
# fleas
Staff bitten by fleas at University Hospital Galway
Being the biggest hospital in the west, it will be a major concern if it spreads from the outpatient department to the main hospital.
# Eyre Square
Galway City Council to pay €1.5 million in legal costs over Eyre Square row
A local councillor has told that the redevelopment became a gravy train for legal advisors after the council ended up in the Supreme Court and arbitration.