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Joint winners of Generation Apprenticeship Competition 2019

A team of 41 apprentices and staff of the Limerick and Clare Education and Training Board Further Education and Training Centre, Shannon Campus, have been confirmed as joint winners of the 2019 Generation Apprenticeship Competition.

The event organised by SOLAS, the national

2019-04-15 04:49
Airbus BelugaXL flight testing at Shannon Airport

Aircraft manufacturer Airbus’ newest oversize transport plane has made an historic visit to Shannon Airport today.

Airbus’ next-generation BelugaXL oversize airlifter, which is due to enter service later this year, is in Shannon undergoing crosswind training and rejected

2019-04-15 03:46
Community Enhancement Programme funding applications invited

Clare County Council and the Clare Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) are inviting applications for a programme which provides funding to communities in Ireland.

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Mr. Michael Ring TD, has this week announced the

2019-04-15 02:43
All-Ireland Confined Drama Finals in Doonbeg

The All-Ireland Confined Drama Finals 2019 commenced on Friday the 5th of April when the representatives of the qualifying festivals and the top 9 drama groups along with members of the Amateur Drama Council of Ireland and The Drama League of Ireland along with sponsors

2019-04-14 10:58
Ennis schools win music prize at Internet Day Awards

Students from Ennis Community College, Gaelcholáiste an Chláir and Ennis College of Further Education were among the winners announced by Webwise at the Safer Internet Day Awards 2019.

This was the competition’s first awards ceremony, held at Microsoft’s dedicated

2019-04-14 10:58
EDEN Innovation Award for Scattery Island

Following their recent award as the European Destination of excellence award for Ireland for 2017, Scattery Island has scooped a further award at yesterdays Annual EDEN conference in Romania.

This award was given for ‘Best Practice in Sustainable Tourism and

2019-04-14 09:55
Entries now open for Blas na hÉireann 2019

Entries are now open to producers across all 44 categories with the early bird discounted rate for entries running until 30th April. Entries will finally close on June 15th.

It’s the 12th year of Blas na hÉireann, the Irish Food Awards, the largest blind-tasted food

2019-04-10 18:43
Stay safe message for UL students


UL Student Life has issued a reminder all students to “stay safe while having fun” at the upcoming Student Race Day tomorrow (11th April).

The annual Limerick Racecourse Student Race Day, organised solely by Limerick Racecourse, is a major annual social

2019-04-10 15:34
Daily News
Minister Ring brings #Rural Opportunity to Clare

Michael Ring TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development, was joined by Government colleagues and members of rural communities from Clare, Limerick and Galway at a #Rural Opportunity event in Saint Patrick’s Hall, Corofin, Co. Clare.

The event is focused on raising awareness

2019-04-14 09:55
Clare Youth Theatre performance at glór

On Saturday 13 April at 8.00pm glór studio in Ennis will host The Flowersellers of Amiens, the latest show by Clare Youth Theatre.

The story, which has been devised and created by the Theatre members with directors Eleanor Feely and Clare Townsend, takes place during World

2019-04-14 09:55
UNIDO Director General in historic visit to Shannon

In 1980, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), a specialized agency of the United Nations that promotes industrial development for poverty reduction, inclusive globalization and environmental sustainability, brought a delegation of Chinese officials to

2019-04-14 09:55
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