Asthmatics are “struggling to breathe” at times due to the poor air quality in Clare’s county town. … Keep Reading
*Editor of The Clare Echo, Stuart Holly pictured outside the new offices. Photograph: John Mangan THE Clare Echo has this week continued its expansion plans by opening the doors to its new premises at a premium Ennis town centre location.
100 new jobs are on the way to Shannon with Modular Automatic on Wednesday announcing expansion plans.
*Tulla’s David McInerney. Photograph: Martin Connolly David McInerney will captain the Clare senior hurlers for the first time when Brian Lohan’s men begin their Munster Senior Hurling League campaign away to All-Ireland champions, Tipperary on Sunday.
*Santa Claus pictured during his trip to Ennis to switch on the lights. Photograph: John O’Neill Santa Claus received special praise from Ennis councillors for his ‘generosity and determination’ during a recent visit to the county town.
A new direct provision centre is to open in Ennis and will house up to 64 single residents.
*Tom Casey and his wife Bernie. Photograph: Joe Buckley “A turf war” is preventing progress in solving the almost annual issue of flooding at Ballycar, Clare TDs have stated.
*Pat Hayes. Photograph: Martin Connolly Fianna Fáil have bit back at comments from Deputy Joe Carey (FG) by accusing the TD of delivering nothing for the county in terms of broadband while questioning their stance on the National Broadband Plan.
A Shannon man has launched an appeal against a decision from the Clare District Soccer League (CDSL) to hand him a six month ban for comments posted online.
Shannon’s Adam Moloney is in with a chance of joining Simon Cowell’s newest boyband.
Three contests are expected to take place for various positions at Thursday’s Clare GAA Annual Convention.