*Photograph: Joe Buckley A new campaign with the public appointments service (PAS) is to be launched to find the new chairperson of Shannon Group.
*LIT President, Prof Vincent Cunnane speaking at the opening of its Ennis campus in December 2019. Photograph: Eamon Ward A proposed link between Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) and Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT) has formally been given the go-ahead by Government meaning that Ennis is now a university town.
*Drugs are being sold on O’Connell St, Cllr Ann Norton claimed. Photograph: John Mangan Use of ‘inappropriate sites’ to house persons in emergency accommodation is leading to rising crime in Ennis a Clare TD has said with elected representatives calling for increased Garda patrols in the town centre.
Aer Lingus is to drop flights from Shannon Airport to Birmingham and Edinburgh as part of its summer schedule for this year while no support should be issued to the airline unless key routes are restored.
*FILE PIC: Ex Minister for Transport Shane Ross on a visit to Shannon Airport with former Clare TD Dr Michael Harty meeting with Shannon Group CEO Mary Considine, Chairperson Rose Hynes & CCO Ray O’Driscoll. Photograph: Arthur Ellis A fresh approach is needed from Shannon Group when a new Chairperson is appointed, a Clare Senator …