A total of 25 jobs are to be created in Galway with the opening of a new discount store in the city next month.

Discount supermarket Dealz is in the process of signing contracts regarding its location in the city.

Dealz already has stores in 27 other locations around Ireland.

The company held a recruitment open day at Hotel Meyrick in Eyre Square today.

The retail jobs will be for full and part-time staff.