Bathing ban imposed at Mountshannon

On the advice of the HSE, Clare County Council has issued a bathing prohibition at the Mountshannon bathing area on Lough Derg. The red...

Transformative and innovative retreats in Mountshannon

Mountshannon Village is the venue for the recently launched transformative and innovative Creative Retreats, where the convergence of painting, walking, brainstorming, journaling, and meditation...

Two people reported overdue on lake found safe

In the early hours of this morning, the Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat was launched to search for two people reported not to have reached...

Multi-million euro funding to develop Holy Island centre

Government funding of almost €4 million for the Inis Cealtra (Holy Island) Visitor Experience has cleared the way for an ambitious tourism and regeneration...

Gardai renew appeal for witnesses after two fatal collisions

Gardaí have renewed their appeal for information following two fatal road traffic collisions in Clare in the past week. Two men were killed in separate...

Busy weekend for emergency services in Clare

Search and rescue services, both statutory and voluntary, were kept busy on Sunday responding to a number of calls. The Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat was...

RNLI evacuates five from cruiser taking on water

The Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat responded to another incident on the lake involving a cruise boat that had run aground.

Coast Guard attends boat aground on Lough Derg

The Killaloe unit of the Irish Coast Guard was tasked this evening to assist three people on board a grounded vessel on Lough Derg.

More Eagles to be released on Lough Derg

The National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) has released White-tailed Eagles into the wild as part of a long-term initiative to re-establish a population of this iconic, and once extinct, species in Ireland.