12 09, 2018

Michael O’Neill retires as producer of Seisiún

By |2018-09-12T12:29:02+00:00September 12th, 2018|

This year, Seisiún took place in the Teach Ceoil for the 45th summer with a group of talented local musicians, singers and dancers. The group were extremely happy to present a token of their appreciation to Michael O’Neill who was the producer and organiser of Seisiún for 44 years in the Teach Ceoil and prior to that in the Marian Hall in Tullycross. Michael’s wife May was presented with a [...]

12 09, 2018

Work begins on Community Services and Leisure Centre in Letterfrack

By |2018-09-12T12:29:46+00:00September 12th, 2018|

After being redesigned four times and submitted to Galway County Council, planning permission for our community services and leisure building was granted in June 2016. After grants and tendering processes building works finally began early this month and are underway. The centre will include both home and away changing rooms, public toilets, a gym and general amenities space among other things. When the project is completed, the community will have [...]

11 07, 2018

Teach Ceoil Celebrates its 40th Birthday!

By |2018-07-11T16:03:53+00:00July 11th, 2018|

It was summer time in 1977 when The Teach Ceoil opened its doors for the first time. Now in 2017, it celebrates its 40th year of welcoming guests from all over the world to experience all that is Traditional Irish Music and Culture. As the home of Seisiún, the Teach Ceoil has provided it's visitors with countless nights of entertainment and fun!

10 07, 2018

Connemara West & GMIT Letterfrack’s 30th Anniversary

By |2018-07-11T15:58:10+00:00July 10th, 2018|

The Áras an Uachtaráin, President Michael D Higgins, visited the GMIT Letterfrack on Friday 10th November to mark the 30th anniversary of the partnership between GMIT (Official) and Connemara West Plc. This partnership has been responsible for the establishment of Ireland’s leading education and training facility for furniture design, wood technology and teacher education. Over that time more than 1,300 graduates have emerged from the campus which was designated The [...]

28 11, 2016

Launch of Residential International Education Centre inTullycross

By |2016-11-28T16:39:34+00:00November 28th, 2016|

In June 2016, planning permission was granted to build a new education centre in Tullycross that will contain a 50-seat auditorium; a wifi-enabled learning hub/library; group study/breakout rooms; video conferencing facilities; conference room and a coffee dock. The development also includes a major refurbishment and renovation of the nine thatched cottages in Tullycross to provide residential accommodation for the education centre.