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Local election candidates who backed pledge named at ‘health crisis’ protest

AS calls were made to re-open 24-hour accident and emergency department services at Ennis General Hospital, members of local lobby groups ‘Friends of Ennis General Hospital’ and ‘Reinstate ShannonDoc’ announced the local election candidates who backed their candidate pledge. Having attended election hustings hosted by Clare...

IFA expects place at the negotiation table for possible Cliffs extension

There is growing unrest among some landowners on the Cliffs of Moher Trail in North Clare about the future direction of the project.The 18 km trail, which is managed by Clare Local Development Company, has become the most successful walking route in...

Concern Tulla water service will not support social housing

CONCERNS have been raised over the future of water supply in Tulla, one which may severally impact the development of a recently proposed social housing scheme in the town. In February, Clare County Council confirmed it had purchased a site which...

Gearing up to give back – Sixmilebridge mother remembered during charity cycle

SHE was a loving and devoted mother to her two beloved children, Louis and Evie, a wonderful wife to her dedicated husband Jack as well as a loyal life-long friend to many. This long-lasting impression has inspired Ella McMahon’s family and close...

This Week

Killaloe student keeping it ‘reel’ ahead of World Irish Dancing Championships

AN East Clare student is taking time out from her busy study schedule to...

Sliabh Aughty Drama Group win top honour at Clare Drama Festival

THERE was plenty of drama in Scariff recently as renowned Sliabh Aughty Drama Group’s take...

Tea-rific Mick Flannery performance causes a stir in Shannon

IT was a packed house in Hope Cafe in Shannon as fans turned out...

Bridgetown artists get their dream cars in gear

TWO aspiring young artists have been chosen to compete in the final of...

East Clare students take part in model EU council debate

TWO East Clare secondary schools recently participated in a model European Union council...


SPEAKING at the launch of the Renault World Games 2019 at Waterford Institute of Technology a few weeks back Clare’s  double All-Ireland winning captain Anthony Daly covered an awful lot in a couple of sentences as he ran his camán over Clare’s championship prospects for the 2019...