*Pat Breen with family at the General Election count. Photograph: Joe Buckley Retiring before the General Election ‘was never an option’, defeated … Keep Reading
*Clare’s Ryan Taylor under pressure. Photograph: Gerard O’Neill Player welfare was not an issue before Sunday’s clash between Clare and Laois in the midst of an orange weather warning in the eyes of Brian Lohan.
This weekend Feb 21st to 23rd The Irish National Darts Organisation’s Inter County Counties Darts championships takes place at Treacys West County Hotel before moving to a new venue from 2021 onwards. Reigning champions Meath put their title on the line in the Men’s competition, while Wexford will be attempting to retain their crown as Ireland’s finest…
“A seismic shift in the way people think about politics” was evident according to Martin Conway (FG) as he reflected on the results of the weekend’s outcome in Clare.
*Clarebbey Roundabout. Photograph: Gary Collins Improved safety measures for the Clareabbey Roundabout have been submitted to TII for consideration.
*Rita McInerney. Photograph: John Mangan “Serious issues” are prevalent in Clare but also exciting “opportunities”, defeated Rita McInerney (FF) acknowledged following her sixth count elimination on Monday.
*Caimin Jones at the Count Centre in The Falls Hotel. Photograph: John Mangan Founder of Clare FM and ex RTÉ broadcaster, Caimin Jones believed the 2020 General Election was the most remarkable since 1992.
Lough Derg’s “fabulous scenery” is causing traffic concerns in Ogonnelloe.
*Sean Conway. Photograph: Raymond O’Mahony Michael Neylon has named his team for Clare’s Munster U20 football quarter-final clash with Waterford on Wednesday evening.
*Photograph: John Mangan David Barrett (IND) has admitted his first entry into politics was “disappointing”.
*Pat Breen. Photograph: Joe Buckley Former Clare TD, Pat Breen has announced he will be retiring from political life.