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#Clare

# clare - Monday 24 February, 2020

'We are literally prisoners in our own houses. We can never sell them; who would buy this misery?'
# Flooding
# Flooding

'We are literally prisoners in our own houses. We can never sell them; who would buy this misery?'

Feb 24th 2020, 9:44 PM 40,293 Views 45 Comments

Homes in Clonlara, Co Clare are under threat of being submerged following flooding in the area this weekend.

'I am traumatised to the core': Girl sexually abused as 12 year-old by teenager she met on Snapchat
# Clare
# Clare

'I am traumatised to the core': Girl sexually abused as 12 year-old by teenager she met on Snapchat

Feb 24th 2020, 6:29 PM 40,603 Views 0 Comments

The girl’s victim impact statement was read at Ennis Circuit Court today.

'We're amateur meteorologists at this stage': Locals fear further flooding along Shannon after overnight rain
# Springfield
# Springfield

'We're amateur meteorologists at this stage': Locals fear further flooding along Shannon after overnight rain

Feb 24th 2020, 9:59 AM 22,384 Views 41 Comments

13.6 mm of rain was recorded at Shannon Airport yesterday.

# clare - Sunday 23 February, 2020

'It's bringing hell back again': Clare families brace for further flooding as River Shannon rises
# Flooded
# Flooded

'It's bringing hell back again': Clare families brace for further flooding as River Shannon rises

Feb 23rd 2020, 3:50 PM 36,661 Views 36 Comments

Around 7,000 sandbags, and pumping stations were delivered to 10 houses, some of which have been cut off from roads

Man (30s) dies in Clare road crash
# RIP
# RIP

Man (30s) dies in Clare road crash

Feb 23rd 2020, 9:12 AM 26,442 Views 2 Comments

The incident happeed at around 3am this morning.

# clare - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Thousands of sandbags delivered to homes in Clare under threat of rising floodwater
# Shannon
# Shannon

Thousands of sandbags delivered to homes in Clare under threat of rising floodwater

Feb 20th 2020, 5:00 PM 23,528 Views 0 Comments

Increased rainfall coupled with increased discharges from the Weir has left residents along the Shannon catchment “concerned”.

# clare - Monday 17 February, 2020

'You've dealt with one of the hardest things life can throw at you when you're 14. Nothing can get much harder'
# Opening Up
From The42
# Opening Up

'You've dealt with one of the hardest things life can throw at you when you're 14. Nothing can get much harder'

Feb 17th 2020, 5:05 PM 61,793 Views 6 Comments

Ireland rugby star Eimear Considine shares her story, and opens up on the impact of her father’s tragic death.

# clare - Sunday 16 February, 2020

Clare maintain winning start as Tony Kelly and super sub Shanagher lead the scoring against Laois
# Raise The Banner
From The42
# Raise The Banner

Clare maintain winning start as Tony Kelly and super sub Shanagher lead the scoring against Laois

Feb 16th 2020, 5:43 PM 7,238 Views 7 Comments

Brian Lohan’s Banner side went three from three in Ennis.

# clare - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Callanan to make first league start for Tipp while Dublin and Waterford also ring the changes
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Callanan to make first league start for Tipp while Dublin and Waterford also ring the changes

Feb 15th 2020, 10:27 AM 8,073 Views 6 Comments

There’s plenty of inter-county hurling action this weekend.

# clare - Monday 10 February, 2020

Five men arrested following overnight burglary at phone shop in Co Clare
# Ennis
# Ennis

Five men arrested following overnight burglary at phone shop in Co Clare

Feb 10th 2020, 12:12 PM 18,770 Views 13 Comments

All five men arrested are detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

# clare - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Two men hospitalised following overnight shooting outside pub in Co Clare
# Sixmilebridge Village
# Sixmilebridge Village

Two men hospitalised following overnight shooting outside pub in Co Clare

Jan 18th 2020, 7:54 AM 103,855 Views 104 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

# clare - Monday 13 January, 2020

Man injured after gate falls on him during Storm Brendan
# Storm Brendan
# Storm Brendan

Man injured after gate falls on him during Storm Brendan

Jan 13th 2020, 7:00 PM 42,601 Views 8 Comments

One of the man’s legs became trapped beneath the gate after it knocked him to the ground.

Independent TD Michael Harty says he won't contest general election
# Clare
# Clare

Independent TD Michael Harty says he won't contest general election

Jan 13th 2020, 4:56 PM 14,153 Views 17 Comments

Harty said that there were “personal and professional reasons” behind his decision.

# clare - Sunday 12 January, 2020

Man dies after getting into difficulty swimming in Co Clare
# Lahinch
# Lahinch

Man dies after getting into difficulty swimming in Co Clare

Jan 12th 2020, 4:12 PM 39,669 Views 2 Comments

The man was plucked from the water by an Irish Coast Guard before being brought to hospital.

# clare - Friday 10 January, 2020

Woman (70s) dies in Clare road crash
# Kilrush
# Kilrush

Woman (70s) dies in Clare road crash

Jan 10th 2020, 6:56 PM 24,060 Views 1 Comment

The head-on crash involved a car and a fuel truck.

# clare - Wednesday 1 January, 2020

Injured hiker rescued from mountain in the Burren
# Rescue
# Rescue

Injured hiker rescued from mountain in the Burren

Jan 1st 2020, 6:30 PM 19,657 Views 10 Comments

The man was airlifted to hospital.

# clare - Saturday 21 December, 2019

Garda escapes injury after patrol car bursts into flames on Clare motorway
# Lucky Escape
# Lucky Escape

Garda escapes injury after patrol car bursts into flames on Clare motorway

Dec 21st 2019, 1:29 PM 49,218 Views 34 Comments

It’s understood the garda heard a bang which was followed by a burst of flames while travelling on the M18.

# clare - Saturday 7 December, 2019

Former minor star bags 2-4 as Galway begin O'Neill era with victory over Brian Lohan's Clare
# Off The Mark
From The42
# Off The Mark

Former minor star bags 2-4 as Galway begin O'Neill era with victory over Brian Lohan's Clare

Dec 7th 2019, 3:28 PM 16,246 Views 7 Comments

The Tribesmen got the better of the Banner in Ballinderreen.

# clare - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Search for missing man near Clare coast expected to resume this morning
# Blackhead Lighthouse
# Blackhead Lighthouse

Search for missing man near Clare coast expected to resume this morning

Dec 3rd 2019, 7:15 AM 19,535 Views 2 Comments

A search began from units of the Coast Guard at 8pm yesterday evening.

# clare - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Gardaí appeal for information over juvenile missing from Clare for a week
# Kilkishen
# Kilkishen

Gardaí appeal for information over juvenile missing from Clare for a week

Nov 21st 2019, 6:12 PM 34,657 Views 0 Comments

The juvenile was last seen in the Kilkishen area of Clare.

# clare - Monday 18 November, 2019

Rescue 115 airlifts injured man from trawler over 150km off Co Clare coast
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Rescue 115 airlifts injured man from trawler over 150km off Co Clare coast

Nov 18th 2019, 12:37 PM 16,423 Views 3 Comments

The alarm was raised at around 11.35pm last night.

# clare - Friday 15 November, 2019

Blows for Clare and Tyrone as captain and forward opt out for 2020
# Reports
From The42
# Reports

Blows for Clare and Tyrone as captain and forward opt out for 2020

Nov 15th 2019, 4:33 PM 12,111 Views 1 Comment

It’s reported the Banner will be without stalwart Gary Brennan while Connor McAliskey has stepped away from the Red Hand set-up.

Appeal for witnesses as pedestrian (41) dies after being struck by car in Co Clare
# Collision
# Collision

Appeal for witnesses as pedestrian (41) dies after being struck by car in Co Clare

Nov 15th 2019, 6:48 AM 18,970 Views 6 Comments

The collision happened on the N68 at Darragh, on the main Ennis to Kilrush road yesterday evening.

# clare - Friday 8 November, 2019

Trial of US veterans charged with criminal damage at Shannon Airport transferred from Clare
# Bias
# Bias

Trial of US veterans charged with criminal damage at Shannon Airport transferred from Clare

Nov 8th 2019, 10:26 PM 22,406 Views 0 Comments

Judge Gerald Keys said a jury of people living in Co Clare may not be impartial.

# clare - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Man (80s) killed after car collides with jeep in Co Clare
# Cahercallamore
# Cahercallamore

Man (80s) killed after car collides with jeep in Co Clare

Oct 29th 2019, 7:02 AM 12,816 Views 0 Comments

Two others were injured in the incident, which happened yesterday afternoon.

# clare - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Two men arrested over seizure of submachine gun and drugs in Clare
# Ennis
# Ennis

Two men arrested over seizure of submachine gun and drugs in Clare

Oct 22nd 2019, 10:24 AM 22,500 Views 17 Comments

The firearm and €125,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis herb were found during a search last year.

# clare - Friday 18 October, 2019

Two men to appear in court after seven Limerick businesses were burgled in one night
# Limerick
# Limerick

Two men to appear in court after seven Limerick businesses were burgled in one night

Oct 18th 2019, 10:06 AM 22,653 Views 0 Comments

The men in their 20s are due in court this morning.

# clare - Sunday 13 October, 2019

Woman seriously injured in Clare cliff jumping accident airlifted to hospital
# Rescue 115
# Rescue 115

Woman seriously injured in Clare cliff jumping accident airlifted to hospital

Oct 13th 2019, 4:59 PM 43,920 Views 30 Comments

She’s understood to have jumped around 10 metres when she got into difficulty.

# clare - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Clare hurling panel frustrated by 'lack of clarity' surrounding managerial selection
# Uncertainty
From The42
# Uncertainty

Clare hurling panel frustrated by 'lack of clarity' surrounding managerial selection

Oct 8th 2019, 8:35 PM 8,770 Views 4 Comments

The Banner County’s senior hurling panel has released a statement raising a number of concerns.

# clare - Friday 4 October, 2019

An underage Irish sportswoman was racially abused and punched on a bus last year
# Courts
# Courts

An underage Irish sportswoman was racially abused and punched on a bus last year

Oct 4th 2019, 4:44 PM 22,249 Views 6 Comments

The assault occurred on 3 October 2018.

# clare - Friday 27 September, 2019

Fatal Clare crash: Boy (12) among two recovering in hospital, as investigations continue
# Quinspool
# Quinspool

Fatal Clare crash: Boy (12) among two recovering in hospital, as investigations continue

Sep 27th 2019, 8:36 PM 34,828 Views 6 Comments

Post mortem examinations on the two deceased were completed this afternoon.

Woman (20s) dies after being rescued from river in multi-agency operation
# Clare
# Clare

Woman (20s) dies after being rescued from river in multi-agency operation

Sep 27th 2019, 8:01 PM 44,735 Views 3 Comments

Rescue personnel quickly located the woman in bushes on an island in the River Fergus.

# clare - Sunday 22 September, 2019

Man airlifted to hospital after two-vehicle crash in Clare
# Ennistymon
# Ennistymon

Man airlifted to hospital after two-vehicle crash in Clare

Sep 22nd 2019, 3:49 PM 19,416 Views 0 Comments

His injuries are understood to be serious but not life-threatening.

# clare - Sunday 15 September, 2019

Man arrested over Clare murder 13 years ago released without charge
# Aidan Kelly
# Aidan Kelly

Man arrested over Clare murder 13 years ago released without charge

Sep 15th 2019, 8:41 AM 12,185 Views 12 Comments

Aidan Kelly was killed near Ardnacrusha on 10 May 2006.

# clare - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

First arrest over murder of man in Clare 13 years ago
# Aidan Kelly
# Aidan Kelly

First arrest over murder of man in Clare 13 years ago

Sep 10th 2019, 7:46 PM 20,315 Views 0 Comments

Aidan Kelly (19) was murdered near the village of Ardnacrusha, Co Clare on 10 May 2006.

# clare - Monday 9 September, 2019

Trump says he 'had nothing to do with' Pence decision to stay at Doonbeg resort
# Oversight
# Oversight

Trump says he 'had nothing to do with' Pence decision to stay at Doonbeg resort

Sep 9th 2019, 4:14 PM 16,210 Views 28 Comments

A spokesperson for Pence last week said the decision was made at the “suggestion” of the president.

# clare - Monday 2 September, 2019

US Vice President Mike Pence has touched down in Ireland
# Mike Pence
# Mike Pence

US Vice President Mike Pence has touched down in Ireland

Sep 2nd 2019, 5:27 PM 18,710 Views 47 Comments

Pence will meet with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar tomorrow as well as President Michael D Higgins during his visit.

# clare - Saturday 31 August, 2019

'Someone must take responsibility': Memorial service takes place for Irishman killed in plane crash
# Mick Ryan
# Mick Ryan

'Someone must take responsibility': Memorial service takes place for Irishman killed in plane crash

Aug 31st 2019, 7:10 PM 38,252 Views 5 Comments

The Irishman’s remains were not recovered from the aircraft so his family have been unable to have a funeral.

Event guide: Heading out? Here's what is happening around the country
# Events
# Events

Event guide: Heading out? Here's what is happening around the country

Aug 31st 2019, 9:00 AM 12,949 Views 1 Comment

There’s more than Electric Picnic and GAA to occupy your time this weekend.

# clare - Monday 19 August, 2019

Tributes paid to former UL lecturer and All-Ireland club winner who died over the weekend
# Clare
# Clare

Tributes paid to former UL lecturer and All-Ireland club winner who died over the weekend

Aug 19th 2019, 8:56 AM 37,320 Views 4 Comments

David Weldrick (71) died after getting into difficulty while swimming in Clare.