Latest News Ennis

‘People, potential and possibilities’ event at glór

Employ Ability Clare will host a celebration of “People, potential and possibilities” from 12pm to 1.30pm in glór, Ennis on Wednesday 12th December.

A unique invitation given to people who have been connected and supported by the service and have maintained long term

2018-12-09 16:58
Report into Kilkee Coast Guard boat tragedy published

An investigation into the tragedy in Kilkee that claimed that life of Irish Coast Guard volunteer Caitríona Lucas has found that the boat was launched in conditions which were outside the operations limits of the vessel.

41-year-old mother-of-two Ms Lucas, who was a member of the

2018-12-09 15:46
Rescue 115 in search for missing boatman

The search for a lone boatman reported missing at sea off the Galway coast has been stood down after he was found safe and well.

An operation was mounted at around 1.30pm when a black currach was reported missing in the Lettermullan area of Connemara in Co Galway.


2018-12-09 15:46
Three unhurt after car overturns into stream

Three people had a lucky escape this afternoon after their car overturned into a stream in Co Clare.

The single vehicle accident happened at around 2.50pm on the R458 Ennis to Galway road. The vehicle is believed to have lost control and ploughed through a ditch and into a

2018-12-09 15:46
Calling all National Schools – Road Safety Campaign

An Garda Síochána are asking all national schools to get on-board and send images of their students and their artwork which raise awareness for road safety.

The photos can be of any aspect that a student believes needs to be highlighted, whether it is wearing your seatbelt,

2018-12-09 15:46
New Music Generation Development Officer for Clare

The Limerick and Clare Education and Training Board (LCETB), Music Generation have confirmed the appointment of renowned musician, composer and music educator Pádraig Rynne to the role of Music Generation Development Officer for County Clare.

In his new post, Pádraig

2018-12-04 22:31
Clare farmer shortlisted for Bord Bia Award

A dairy farmer from County Clare has been shortlisted for Bord Bia’s Origin Green Farmer Awards.

Michael McMahon from Kilrush, who supplies Kerry Co-op, has a herd of 80 spring calving cows and is nominated in the ‘Reduced Carbon Footprint’ category at the awards. His

2018-12-04 22:31
‘My Baby and Me’ programme for parents

Limerick and Clare Education and Training Board piloted a new course for parents in Clare. My Baby and Me ran for 8 weeks across the county, taking place in Ennis, Ennistymon, Kilrush, Scariff, Shannon, and Killaloe.

The course was an initiative by the ETB’s Further

2018-12-04 10:25
Busy weekend for Santa at Shannon Airport

Over 2000 lucky children and their parents who scooped the Shannon Airport lottery to meet Santa took to the air with the main in red for a jaunt off the West coast.

Santa jetted in, out and around Shannon for his sixth successful Shannon flights pre-Christmas

2018-12-04 10:25
€1.8m funding for Cahercon development

Almost €1.8m has been confirmed for the development of specialist infrastructure and accommodation for maritime and cruise liner related training in Co Clare.

The Clare MEZ (Maritime Economic Zone) project for Cahercon near Kildysart will also include a test bed for

2018-12-04 10:25
Women in Business Christmas Event in Ennis


The important role of online marketing in growing a business will be the theme of the final Clare Women in Business event of 2018 which takes place at Hotel Woodstock, Ennis tomorrow (Tuesday) from 6.00pm to 8.00pm.

Organised by Local Enterprise Office Clare,

2018-12-04 10:25
Daily News
Two hospitalised after Ennis crash

Two people have been taken to hospital following a road traffic collision on the outskirts of Ennis this morning.

The incident, which involved a car and 4×4 vehicle, happened at around 9.20am on the N68 Ennis to Kilrush road at Ashline.

Two units of the fire brigade from

2018-12-09 15:46
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