Clare’s longest serving councillor has declared all members of the County Council both elected representatives and staff were “asleep at the wheel” with regard to planning Moneypoint’s future.
*A section of the crowd that attended Monday’s community forum in Newmarket-on-Fergus. Photograph: Joe Buckley Confidence has been expressed by Clare’s Junior Minister that a new GP will be in place in Newmarket-on-Fergus very soon despite locals raising their concerns at the drawn out process of securing a replacement doctor.
Consideration will be given to a request to the increase amount of native trees planted on Council owned land across Co Clare.
*Some strikers from Fridays for Future Clare. Photograph: Orla Begley. Clare’s Friday for Future protesters scolded county councillors for ‘not doing their homework on climate change’.
*Cllr Gerry Flynn. Photograph: Eamon Ward An elected representative in Clare received correspondence from the Chairperson of Shannon Group outlining their disappointment with ongoing critical comments regarding Shannon Airport.
*Photograph: Arthur Ellis Shannon Airport’s economic importance to the Mid-West region was stressed on Friday last as a special meeting focused on jobs within Clare was held.
Staff at Molex are hopeful 100 posts can be maintained at its Shannon plant.
An adopt a family scheme may be trialled to help tackle the housing crisis affecting the entire country.
Bus signs that have been in place “for decades” have disappeared along the dual-carriageway connecting Clare and Limerick.
Families have been put off moving to West Clare because of the shortage in availability of health services, a Kilrush councillor has claimed.