Thousands of people in the local community of Ballinasloe, County Galway have today (Fri) won a battle against a permit to prevent a waste transfer station being located in the town
The events, being staged in solidarity with the global schools strikes for climate action movement, prompted by the Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg.
They are being supported by parents; teachers, third level students, NGOs and members of the public.
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