Ennis Active Travel Town route goes to tender

Clare County Council has advertised a tender for the construction of improved facilities for pedestrians and cyclists throughout Ennis.

The future of freshwater pearl mussels in Clare

The decline in and future challenges faced by West Clare’s populations of freshwater pearl mussels will be explored during a free Heritage Week 2016 talk at Kilrush Public Library next Tuesday from 7-9pm.

Hedge Cutting scheme launched in Clare

Clare County Council is seeking to complement and support hedge cutting programmes this autumn by facilitating landowners and community groups in maintaining hedgerows alongside public roads throughout County Clare.

Clare youngsters highlight the importance of Green Fleadh

Postcards carrying important environmental messages and designed by young people from across County Clare have been distributed throughout Ennis to coincide with the start of Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2016.

Higgins to open Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann

President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins will officially open Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann on Sunday evening.

Singing workshop during the Fleadh

Two free traditional singing workshops will be hosted by Clare County Council during Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann in Ennis next week.

Work begins on controversial crematorium

Work has begun on constructing Co Clare's first crematorium in Shannon.

Further criticism of Council for welcoming Ambassador

There has been further criticism levelled at Clare County Council for allowing the Israel Ambassador to Ireland visit Áras Contae an Chláir.

Heritage Week booklet details record number of Clare events

Details relating to a record 94 events taking place around Clare as part of Heritage Week 2016 are included in a booklet being made available at Clare County Council offices, local libraries and tourist offices.