€1.3m for free school books for Clare primary schools

Minister for Education Norma Foley has confirmed that €1,304,256 will be provided to primary school children in Clare through the free school books scheme. As...

Shannon Heritage sites to transfer to local authorities

Clare Independent TD Michael McNamara has welcomed the news that the proposed transfer of Shannon Heritage’s portfolio of visitor attractions in County Clare from Shannon Group plc to Clare County Council is to be brought to Cabinet for approval this afternoon.

No Aer Lingus US flights from Shannon until 2022?

Aer Lingus transatlantic services from Shannon Airport could remain grounded until summer 2022 as the airline's schedule 'remains under review'.

Crowe calls for city status for Ennis

A Clare TD is calling for city status for Ennis to be progressed in 2021.

Air cargo bridge must be developed at Shannon

Fianna Fáil TD for Clare Cathal Crowe is calling for the establishment of an “air cargo bridge” at Shannon Airport, post-Brexit.

Crowe and Dooley named in party spokesperson roles

An Taoiseach Mícheál Martin has appointed Clare Fianna Fáil TD for Clare Cathal Crowe the party spokesperson for Tourism and Aviation.

Flood protection works for Clonlara to progress

Long-awaited flood protection works for Clonlara Co Clare are finally set to progress according to Clare Fianna Fáil TD Cathal Crowe.

Crowe appointed to three Oireachtas committees

Clare Fianna Fáil TD Cathal Crowe has been appointed to three Joint Oireachtas Committees for the 33rd Dáil.

Funding for Shannon Heritage to avert job losses

Shannon Group is set to receive €2.6m to help iconic heritage sites including Bunratty Castle and Folk Park remain open until the end of the year.