Tough ties ahead in Clare SHC

There are some exciting contests ahead in the Clare Senior Hurling Championship following on from Monday evening’s draw at Clareabbey.

Energy upgrade of over 300 Clare homes underway

A free energy upgrade of almost 330 local authority homes is under way throughout County Clare as part of the Smart Technology Energy Saving Scheme from Irish home technology company, climote.

Carey calls for renewed efforts to save Roche jobs

Fine Gael TD for Clare, Joe Carey, has called for all efforts to be made to secure a buyer for Roche and ensure jobs are retained in Clarecastle,

Quinlivan seeks answers on closure of Roche

The Sinn Féin TD for the Limerick City Constituency which includes parts of County Clare, has said the loss of 240 jobs at the Roche factory in Clarecastle will be a major blow to the area.

Dooley disappointed with closure of significant regional employer

With two hundred and forty jobs to go with the closure of Roche Ireland Ltd in Clarecastle, Fianna Fáil TD for Clare Timmy Dooley has expressed his shock and disappointment following the announcement.

Roche Ireland to ‘exit’ Clarecastle site

Roche Ireland has confirmed plans to “exit” its Co Clare site after 41 years.

One of two escapees recaptured by gardaí

Gardaí have recaptured a prisoner who escaped along with another man from the cells at Ennis courthouse this afternoon.

Lucky escape for tractor driver

A tractor driver had a lucky escape after he was forced to jump from his cab when it burst into flames on a village street yesterday.