Galway Hospice at Renmore. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

A Galway environmental group intends to appeal planning permission granted for a hospice within one of the city’s oldest “green lungs”. Galway City C(...)

The 18-bed Galway Hospice   in Renmore has been seeking more space to provide palliative care for some years. File photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Galway Hospice said it hoped a revised plan for a new 36-bed facility will reduce its impact on one of the city’s oldest and most biodiverse woodland (...)