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A free legal clinic with John Nash Solicitors Loughrea takes place on the second and fourth Monday of the month. Based in the Loughrea Family & Community Resource Centre, Loughrea from 11am to 1pm, appointments are now being taken for Monday 13th January 2014.

Consultations can be booked by phoning 091 871149 or 086 3449950.

John Nash Solicitors Loughrea

Loughrea Family & Community Resource Centre, Bride Street, Loughrea, County Galway
Phone: 091 871 149 | Email:

Loughrea Macra na Feirme

Loughrea Macra na Feirme first club meeting of the New Year takes place Friday 10th January, in Kinsella’s Bar, Main Street, Loughrea at 9pm.

Interested in meeting new people, drama, sport, debating, public speaking, bowling, socialising?

New members are welcome to come along on the night.

Discover Loughrea ( have teamed up with the Loughrea Youth Theatre to offer you the chance to win 4 Tickets to their upcoming performance, WinterMix 2014 at the Temperance Hall, Loughrea.

For your chance to win 4 tickets, enter via the Discover Loughrea Facebook page.

Competition Terms and Conditions:

  • The tickets are valid for one show only, where you can choose from the Saturday 25th January matinée at 2.00 p.m., the evening show at 7.30 p.m. or the Sunday 26th January performance at 7.30 p.m.
  • The Tickets are non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash.
  • Winner will be announced after 9pm Thursdday, January 9th on the Discover Loughrea Facebook page.

About the show:
Loughrea Youth Theatre present WinterMiX 2014 in The Temperance Hall, Barrack Street, Loughrea on January 25th and 26th 2014.

The show will feature the best of musical theatre with a selection of songs, dance and drama ranging from Broadway to Bollywood.

WinterMiX 2014 will be performed twice on Saturday 25th January – the Shakespeares will be performing the matinée at 2.00 p.m. and the Gershwins in the evening at 7.30 p.m. The Hammersteins will be performing on Sunday 26th January at 7.30 p.m.

Tickets €12/ €8 are only available at the door and the house will open 30 minutes prior to each performance.

It’s 2014, a new year, and with it brings New Year’s Resolutions. Want to tone your body, and takes inches off your waist this year?

Pilates has become a hugely popular choice over the last decade or so and we’ve spoken to Loughrea instructor Caroline Healy to find out more.

Caroline explained that Pilates is a set of exercises performed in standing, seated and lying positions and that is designed to strengthen the deep core and stabilise the muscles of the body through controlled breathing.

Pilates Loughrea

Pilates for beginners and improvers starting Wednesday, 15th January 2014 in the Temperance Hall, Barrack Street, Loughrea.

  • Beginners: 7 – 7.45pm; Improvers: 7.45- 8.30pm
  • Classes run for 6 weeks, and are 48 Euro.

Contact Caroline on 087-2201095 to book your place.

Fit4Life 2014, organised by Loughrea Athletic Club returns on Tuesday 7th January 2014.

New members are welcome to join in the weekly meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7pm at the Temperance Hall, Barrack Street, Loughrea.

Loughrea Athletic Club

3rd Loughrea Scouts will hold their AGM on Thursday January 9th from 7-8pm in the Temperance Hall.

There are a number of positions that need to be filled including:

Overall Beaver Section Leader
Overall Cub Section Leader
Overall Scout Section Leader (if we intend opening a scout section in September)

All are welcome.

Temperance Hall, Barrack Street, Loughrea

Loughrea 3rd Scouts

Loughrea Tennis Club Beginners Night

Do you want to take up a great sport, meet new friends, and get fit. Why not join the Loughrea Tennis Club.

Beginners night will recommence Wednesday, January 8th at 7pm. Come along and try it out.

For further information contact Billy on 086 8216207.

Loughrea Tennis Club, Gort Road, Loughrea

Seasonal Retail Betting Assistant at Paddy Power Loughrea. 8 Hour Seasonal Contract (January – September 2014) Job Code: LD – WGL/55

Reporting to the Shop Manager, you will assist in the efficient running of the shop while maintaining excellent levels of customer service to keep Paddy Power #1.


You are responsible for delivering excellent Customer Service, Product Knowledge, Shop Procedures and Shop Presentation.

Essential Skills, attributes & experience:

  • 18 years or over (Betting Act 1931)
  • Minimum one year cash handling and customer service experience
  • Retail betting experience desirable
  • Knowledge of sport
  • Excellent verbal communication
  • Team Player
  • Computer Skills
  • Numeracy Skills
  • Flexible approach to working hours

Paddy Power Loughrea

Paddy Power provides full induction training upon hire, along with a structured on the job programme. Paddy Power shops operate seven days a week and flexible working arrangements are necessary to satisfy operational requirements. This is not an exhaustive list of responsibilities.

Paddy Power is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


Apply Online with your CV.