Events cancelled or postponed because of Covid-19 crisis

Events cancelled or postponed because of Covid-19 crisis



The Clare Herald has been informed that the following events have been cancelled or postponed.

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Doolin Surf Fest has been cancelled for this year.

Ennistymon Choral Society 47th annual show, due to take place in April has been postponed. A new date will be announced at a later date.

National Tree Week – Postponed.

– All swimming lessons cancelled at Quilty Swim School until further notice

The West Clare Drama Festival in Doonbeg – Cancelled.

– The GAA, An Cumann Camógaíochta and the Ladies Gaelic Football Association have suspended all activity at club, inter-county and educational levels until March 29th.

– Sunday Bingo at Ennis Community Centre – Suspended until further notice.

– Table Quiz (March 28th) in aid of the Cathedral Renovation Appeal – Postponed to a later date

– Conradh na Gaeilge National Collection on St. Patrick’s day – Cancelled.

– The Clare Drama Festival, scheduled Scarriff (March 19th to 28th) – Cancelled.

– West Clare Mental Health Association event in Kilrush on March 18th – Postponed (new date to be confirmed).

– The Clare Association awards dinner due to take place on Saturday 28th March in Treacy’s West County Hotel, Ennis – Postponed.

– The Club Clare fundraiser for Clare hurling teams – Postponed provisionally to May 29th

– Make A Wish Foundation collection day (March 13th) will be an online event

– The Irish Cancer Society’s Daffodil Day – Postponed to March 27th.

– ‘An Evening with Eugene Lambe’ in Corofin (March 12th) – Cancelled.

– CF Ireland “65 Roses Day” will now be an online-only event.

– John Casey event at Kilshanny House (March 14th) – Cancelled.

– The Crusheen Apostolic Society Display (March 15th) – Postponed for a later date.

– Coffee Morning for Ennistymon Hospital (March 16th) – Postponed until further notice.

Chief Reporter Pat Flynn has worked as a journalist for almost 30 years. His career began during the late 1980s when, like many aspiring radio presenters of the time, he worked for local pirate radio stations in Clare and Limerick. Pat joined Clare FM in 1990 where he worked as researcher initially and later presented several different programmes including the station's flagship current affairs programme. He was also the station's News Editor and Deputy Controller of Programmes. Despite leaving in 2003 to pursue a career as a freelance journalist, he continues to work with the station to this day. As well as being the Clare Herald’s Chief Reporter Pat is also freelance journalist and broadcaster, contributing to Ireland’s national newspapers and is a regular contributor to national broadcasters.