County Clare

Killaloe club calls on public to help fund state-of-the-art indoor tennis facility

Bookmark(0)

No account yet? Register

THE Killaloe Ballina Tennis Club (KBTC) is preparing to develop a state-of-the art indoor facility which will rival the most advanced in Ireland. While some of the funding has already been secured through various programmes such as LEADER, KBTC is appealing to its members and the wider public in Clare to make up for the …

Killaloe club calls on public to help fund state-of-the-art indoor tennis facility Read More »

Search for Clare’s Lockdown hero begins

Bookmark(0)

No account yet? Register

The Clare Echo wants to hear from you, the reader, to find County Clare’s Lockdown Heroes. Over the past 12 months we have been delighted to report on numerous stories of generosity and volunteerism across the county as community spirit has come to the fore amidst the global pandemic. Now we are asking our readers …

Search for Clare’s Lockdown hero begins Read More »

The Clare Echo develops contactless menu to help restaurants with social distancing

Bookmark(0)

No account yet? Register

The Clare Echo has developed a contactless menu to assist restaurants and cafés across County Clare as we prepare to embrace the ‘new normal’ in a post Covid-19 world. In a move to help ensure social distancing, the menu will allow customers to read their menu from the comfort of their own handset phone. The …

The Clare Echo develops contactless menu to help restaurants with social distancing Read More »

Ennis Golf Club

Ennis Golf Club offers special rates to attract young members

Bookmark(0)

No account yet? Register

Pictured: an aerial view of Ennis Golf Course ENNIS Golf Club is offering special introductory rates in a bid to attract younger members, as it reopened its fairways earlier today. An easing of Covid-19 restrictions saw golf courses across the country welcome back its members this week. Among them was Ennis Golf Club. Due to …

Ennis Golf Club offers special rates to attract young members Read More »

Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival best on record

Bookmark(0)

No account yet? Register

More than 80,000 people have attended this year’s Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival – making it one of the best on record, according to organisers. Marcus White, Managing Director of White Tours and Hotels said: “I am overwhelmed how successful the festival has been this year. We have had a 20% increase in visitors, both from Ireland …

Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival best on record Read More »

Photo courtesy of Liam McNamara, Burren Shores Beachcombers.

Storm Ophelia washes up remnants from shipwreck in County Clare

Bookmark(0)

No account yet? Register

A FISH box from a boat that sank off Waterford over 21 years ago has been found on a beach in Co Clare after Storm Ophelia. The 40-foot Jenalisa sank with her crew of three off Brownston Head in Tramore Bay in February 1996. Three fishermen, Peter Nolan (39), Niall Power (25) and Conor O’Grady …

Storm Ophelia washes up remnants from shipwreck in County Clare Read More »

Scroll to Top