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#Kilkee

# kilkee - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Two teenagers have died after getting into difficulty while swimming in Co Clare quarry

It’s understood the alarm was raised at around 3.30pm.

# kilkee - Saturday 24 February, 2018

'Unacceptable': Kilkee Coast Guard could struggle with the influx of tourists, Dáil told

The Dáil was told that there had been six incidents last year where “no sea rescue was available” from the Kilkee Coast Guard.

# kilkee - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Man in critical condition after being washed into sea in Clare

It’s believed he was taking photos near the base of a cliff.

# kilkee - Monday 27 November, 2017

39-year-old man jailed for five months for stealing from church boxes using 'ingenious' lollipop device

Zan Dolinski’s behaviour was condemned by Judged Patrick Durcan as being ‘contemptible’.

# kilkee - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Murder accused said 'Sorry, I didn't mean to do it' when charged with fatal stabbing

Karl Haugh, a 25-year-old father-of-one, was stabbed in the back in Kilkee earlier this year.

# kilkee - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Strange animal limb washed up on beach probably a seal, says expert

The local dog warden is keeping the limb in his freezer.

# kilkee - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

'I am lucky I got her back' - Husband of Caitríona Lucas on one-year anniversary of her death

Caitríona died last year while on call with the Irish Coast Guard.

# kilkee - Monday 11 September, 2017

Interim report into death of Coast Guard volunteer Caitríona Lucas published

Caitríona Lucas died on 12 September last year just off Kilkee, Co Clare.

# kilkee - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

'Our house will never be the same' - Funeral of stabbing victim takes place in Clare

Karl Haugh’s sister Stacey also died in tragic circumstances..

# kilkee - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Man charged over fatal stabbing told gardaí 'nobody was meant to die'

Karl Haugh died on Sunday from a stab wound to his back.

# kilkee - Monday 7 August, 2017

Man charged over fatal stabbing of 25-year-old man in Co Clare

Two other men have been released without charge.

# kilkee - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Third man arrested after 25-year-old man died in Clare stabbing this morning

It happened at Marion Estate, Kilkee at around 1.15am.

# kilkee - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Kilkee beach in Clare reopened after 'malfunction' at wastewater plant

Irish Water has apologised for the inconvenience to locals and tourists.

# kilkee - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

'Runaway' car rolls down steps towards the sea at Kilkee beach

Emergency services are at the scene and no-one is believed to have been injured.

# kilkee - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

'She was more than my wife, she was my best friend': Husband pays tribute to volunteer wife

Bernard Lucas paid tribute to coastguard wife, Caitríona, who died during an operation off the coast of Clare.

# kilkee - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Body recovered from sea by Doolin Coast Guard

The body was recovered by the Doolin Coast Guard unit at about 5.30pm.

# kilkee - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Caitríona Lucas, tragically killed in coast guard rescue, remembered as an exceptional person RIP

# kilkee - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

'Caitríona was up there with the best of them': Shock at sadness at death of Coast Guard volunteer

The mother-of-two was pronounced dead shortly after being airlifted from the water.

# kilkee - Monday 12 September, 2016

'A brave and valiant woman': Tributes to Coast Guard volunteer Caitriona Lucas

The boat was part of a search mission in Clare.

# kilkee - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Twenty basking sharks spotted off coast of Clare

The basking shark is the second largest fish in the world.

# kilkee - Sunday 13 March, 2016

Surfer airlifted to hospital after water accident off Clare coast

He was injured while surfing a well-known wave near Ballard Bay.

# kilkee - Monday 31 August, 2015

Shoe found in search for missing Japanese couple

A man’s body was found yesterday.

# kilkee - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Body found in search for missing tourist couple in Clare

A diver taking part in the search made the discovery in waters off George’s Head.

# kilkee - Thursday 27 August, 2015

New images emerge of missing Japanese couple

Gardaí released the CCTV images today.

# kilkee - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Search for Japanese couple missing in Clare wound down for night

The pair failed to return to their car on Saturday and missed their flight out of Shannon yesterday.

# kilkee - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Man due in court after almost €700k of cannabis found in house raid

The search was part of an ongoing investigation into drug dealing in Clare and Limerick.

# kilkee - Friday 19 December, 2014

Cannabis worth almost €700k found in bags at Clare house this afternoon

A 24-year-old man was arrested and is being held.

# kilkee - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Someone has been illegally dumping asbestos around Clare

Clare County Council has started an investigation to find out who has been depositing asbestos at nine places around the county.

# kilkee - Friday 9 August, 2013

Group of children free dolphin trapped in rockpool

The mammal – believed to be a striped dolphin – became stuck in shallow water in rocks on Kilkee Beach.

# kilkee - Friday 19 July, 2013

No Flesh Showing in Victorian Clare Pic of the Day

National Library of Ireland has found this pic of Kilkee in its infancy as a seaside resort.

# kilkee - Monday 8 July, 2013

Man's body found washed up on Clare beach

Lifeguards tried to resuscitate the man, believed to be in his 50s, but he was later pronounced dead in hospital.

# kilkee - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Clare hotel and Dublin Georgian house in distressed property auction Auction This post contains images

Clare hotel and Dublin Georgian house in distressed property auction

The Kilkee Bay Hotel has a maximum reserve of €315,000 while a bar in Clifden, Galway has a reserve of €450,000.

# kilkee - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

VIDEO: If you're admiring the waves, roll your windows up What The Fliuch? This post contains videos

VIDEO: If you're admiring the waves, roll your windows up

Especially when the waves can get this high, this quickly.

# kilkee - Friday 21 September, 2012

Che Guevara's daughter to visit Ireland

As part of her visit, Dr Aleida Guevara March will travel to Kilkee to open the second annual Che Do Bheatha festival – and will visit Leinster House.

# kilkee - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Search continues for two men off Clare coast

The search and rescue operation resumed at first light this morning.

# kilkee - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Man rescued by Coast Guard off Clare Coast

The alarm was raised about the missing man at around 5.30pm yesterday evening.

# kilkee - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Clare beaches re-opened after e-coli scare

The Blue Flags have been restored at Lahinch and Kilkee.

# kilkee - Friday 20 July, 2012

E-coli traces found in bathing water at three Clare holiday resorts

The beaches at Lahinch, Kilkee and Spanish Point have all been closed after traces of the bacteria were found.

# kilkee - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

From The42 Tri-Time: Keane best in the west as Morrison continues good form for London Triple Threat

Tri-Time: Keane best in the west as Morrison continues good form for London

Kilkee was the venue for Hell in the West triathlon this weekend, but the elite Aileen Morrison claimed a top 15 spot in Austria.

# kilkee - Sunday 6 November, 2011

Man rescued from Clare coast passes away

A 51-year-old man who was taken from the water off the Co Clare coast yesterday has lost his life.

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