Hospital overcrowding issues discussed at meeting

A Co Clare TD is calling for outside-the-box thinking when it comes to tackling hospital overcrowding in the Midwest – up to and including...

Minister announces €6.8m for Shannon Airport

Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Hildegarde Naughton T.D., has announced the provision of over €21 million in direct Exchequer supports to...

Shannon/Chicago daily flight confirmed for summer 2023

In a major boost for Shannon Airport, United Airlines has confirmed it will resume operations on the Shannon to Chicago route from next summer...

€30m to support post office network

The Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications, Eamon Ryan TD, and the Minister of State with responsibility for Postal Matters, Hildegarde Naughton TD, today announced a funding package of €30m over a three-year fixed period to support a sustainable, nationwide post office network.

Clare must be included in pyrite redress scheme –...

Fianna Fáil TD for Clare Cathal Crowe has welcomed the finalisation of a report into Clare’s pyrite issues, stating in no uncertain terms that Clare must be included in the redress scheme.

Shannon Estuary Economic taskforce news welcomed

The Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar, has published the terms of reference for the Shannon Estuary Economic Taskforce, following government approval for its establishment.

Scariff regeneration project gets green light

The Government has confirmed funding of €524,000 for Clare County Council to proceed with the design and planning stages of a “game changing” regeneration of Scariff Town Centre.

New weather radar for Shannon Airport

A new weather radar will be installed at Shannon Airport next summer after being listed as an element of the government’s Climate Action Plan.

Taoiseach attends DeValera commemoration in Ennis

Taoiseach and Fianna Fáil leader Mícheál Martin was in Ennis this afternoon for the 40th annual annual Eamon DeValera commemoration ceremony.