*Pictured (l-r): Daire Mulhern, John Kearney of RNLI Ennis fundraising branch, Clare Echo Editor Stuart Holly and Marie Phelan of Slainte an Chlair The collection, a 2022 calendar produced by The Clare Echo, showcases the work of photographer Martin Connolly.
Sláinte an Chláir
Mairead Sheedy practices altruism on a daily basis, supporting charitable organisations like Sláinte an Chláir as well as donating to hospices and schools in Uganda are some of the many ventures that make up her multi-layered character.
*Sláinte an Chláir. Photograph: Paschal Brooks WE DID a double take when we heard that Gillian Davis Dunphy was aiming to do 100,000 steps in a day for charity. Surely an extra zero slipped in there by accident?
*Orlaith Duggan. Photograph: Gary Collins Travelling to Cusack Park or the Gaelic Grounds would ordinarily offer Orlaith Duggan the rare prospect of lining out for Clare in a county ground, instead she’s found herself taking swabs at both locations over recent weeks.
*David O’Brien (pictured) and Frank Minogue started the fundraiser. Photograph: Gerard O’Neill Current restrictions have limited the public’s movement to within 2km of their home but in an innovative move the people of Miltown Malbay are managing to travel the world without leaving their parish.