Clayton Hotel

  • Galway University Hospitals Stoma Care Unit will hold their annual free public information meeting for anyone who has had or is contemplating stoma surgery on 31 May in Clayton Hotel, Galway from 6pm to 9pm. Family members, friends and carers are also welcome to attend.

    Entitled “A stoma in your life “, the evening will focus on quality of life issues and looking together at positive influences on living with a stoma.

    Clinical Nurse specialists from Galway University Hospitals and Portiuncula University Hospital will be in attendance and will be talking about improving quality of life for Ostomy patients, discussing abdominal core exercises and some people will be sharing their individual experiences.

    For further information and to reserve your place, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • The Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) will be bringing its new FraudSMART Clinic to Sligo tomorrow morning at 11 o’clock.

    The clinic is a fraud awareness initiative which aims to inform citizens about the latest financial fraud activity and trends.

    The Fraudsmart clinic provides simple and impartial advice on how best to protect yourself and your resources.

    The event aims to help the public detect the warning signs of fraudulent activity and to put in place safeguards against it.

    The clinic is a free, walk-in event and taking place in the Clayton hotel, and you can reserve a place on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

    Head of the BPFI Fraudsmart programme Niamh Davenport says that people should be cautious of phone calls or emails that require urgent submission of bank details.