Oops! It appears that you have disabled your Javascript. In order for you to see this page as it is meant to appear, we ask that you please re-enable your Javascript!
The Clare People Digital Edition

broken clouds
7 ° C
7 °
7 °
81 %
75 %
8 °
9 °
8 °
10 °
12 °


Broadford held back without ‘vital’ sewerage system

CLARE County Council have confirmed that a new application for funding to provide a new sewerage system for Broadford has been made. This comes after Councillor Alan O’Callaghan (FF) made fresh calls for a vital sewerage scheme in the East Clare village and...

High numbers at region’s main hospital as public asked to ‘consider care options’

MANAGEMENT at the region's main hospital have urged members of the public to consider their care options before presenting to the Emergency Department.  A spokesperson for UL Hospital Groups has said that the Emergency Department at University Hospital...

‘What choice do nurses and midwives have?’ – Ennis nurse in Australia backs strike

AHEAD of today’s nationwide nurses and midwives strike, The Clare People spoke to Irish-trained nurses now working abroad. Ennis woman, Jennifer Hally, who has been living in Australia for the past six years works as an intensive care nurse in St Vincent’s Public...

‘Significant disruption and cancellation’ in hospitals serving Clare

AHEAD of the proposed strike action by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO), UL Hospitals Group have confirmed there will be significant disruption and cancellation of routine services across all of its hospitals on Wednesday, January 30. During...

This Week

Bishop Fintan Monahan

Taking a mid-January rain-check on our New Year Resolutions

At this point in the middle of January it may be the case...

Mental health awareness on the brain in Tulla

COFFEE, tea, cakes and advice will be a plenty when the sixth annual...

Ennistymon debut for emerging Kilnaboy artist

Emerging North Clare artist, Sadhbh Gaston, will unveil her very first solo exhibition...

Bringing Burren tourism techniques to the world

Over the past decade, the North Clare tourism sector has been at the...

Shannon Heritage crowned Business All-Stars

SHANNON HERITAGE has been awarded the coveted All-Ireland Business All-Star accreditation.


A TEAM of Republic of Ireland legends will take on a Shannon Town United legends team at Lynch Park in bid to celebrate the Shannon-based club’s 50th anniversary. Household names such as Ray Houghton, Ronnie Whelan and Mark Kinsella will grace the fields of Lynch Park as...