Blue Flag and Green Coast awards for Clare

Nine Clare beaches and one Marina have been awarded Blue Flags while four Green Coast Awards have also been given to local community groups in Clare.

Willie Clancy Summer School returns this year

The 50th anniversary of the Willie Clancy Week comes in July this year.

Cannonball returns to Clare

Cannonball, the action-packed supercar spectacle, will blast off with a mighty roar, once again on September 17th and blaze a trail from coast to coast with proceeds to the HOPE Foundation.

Hero Patrick saves girl (7) from drowning

The mother of a young girl rescued from the sea in Co Clare yesterday has thanked the young man who saved the child’s life.

Council’s social housing build continues

Clare County Council has confirmed the completion of 30 residential units under social housing developments in County Clare, as well as details of 163 additional units that are currently under construction.

Bathing restrictions lifted at Clare beaches

The temporary prohibition on swimming that had been in place at the following locations has now been lifted:

Update: Council bathing restrictions and advisories

Clare County Council, on the advice of the HSE, has placed a temporary prohibition on swimming in Kilkee and Quilty (front beach) due to increased bacterial levels in the bathing water.

Man dies in hospital after fall from ladder near...

A man has died in hospital after he was injured in a fall at his home in Co Clare yesterday.

Beef Plan Movement critical to farmer’s fight

As the farming community faces declining prices for the beef they produce, farmers have banded together with a plan to fix the issues.