Galway Fire Services

  • An apartment block in Galway was evacuated overnight after a fire broke out in an adjoining building.

    Residents of the Cúirt na hAbhiann apartments in the Liosban Industrial Estate were told to leave their properties shortly before 9pm.

    Units from Athenry, Tuam, Galway city and Loughrea attended the fire in an adjoining commercial premises.

    The fire was brought under control and nobody was injured in the blaze.

    The cause of the blaze has yet to be established.

  • Galway Fire Services attended the scene of a fire in the city centre in the early hours of this morning

    The blaze broke out at a commercial premises at Middle Street around 1.45a.m.

    Two units of the city brigade attended the scene and brought the fire under control within an hour.

    No-one was injured during the incident.