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#Co Clare

# co-clare - Monday 12 May, 2014

Trump: I'm bringing hundreds of jobs --- and yes, I'll be a friend of the snail
# Trump In Ireland
# Trump In Ireland

Trump: I'm bringing hundreds of jobs --- and yes, I'll be a friend of the snail

May 12th 2014, 10:46 PM 81,612 Views 278 Comments

The outspoken billionaire arrived in Co Clare this morning to check out the luxury golf resort he snapped up for a song.

# co-clare - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Eight to appear in court over illegal motoring events in Clare
# Racing
# Racing

Eight to appear in court over illegal motoring events in Clare

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:03 AM 13,362 Views 0 Comments

Up to 70 modified cars were involved.

# co-clare - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Eight charged over Clare modified car rallies
# Fast And Fanore-ius
# Fast And Fanore-ius

Eight charged over Clare modified car rallies

Apr 3rd 2014, 8:42 AM 14,252 Views 0 Comments

The eight will appear before Ennis District Court on 23 April.

# co-clare - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

70 vehicle 'modified car rally' from Lahinch to Cliffs of Moher leads to eight arrests
# Racing Banner
# Racing Banner

70 vehicle 'modified car rally' from Lahinch to Cliffs of Moher leads to eight arrests

Apr 2nd 2014, 3:53 PM 26,525 Views 88 Comments

The illegal rally took place on 7 March.

# co-clare - Friday 28 February, 2014

Not again: Clare coast braced for weekend floods
# Battered
# Battered

Not again: Clare coast braced for weekend floods

Feb 28th 2014, 5:49 PM 13,400 Views 2 Comments

Just as €16.8m funding announced to fix recent storm damage, this happens.

€16.8m to fix storm damage in Co Clare
# Repairs
# Repairs

€16.8m to fix storm damage in Co Clare

Feb 28th 2014, 7:55 AM 7,307 Views 29 Comments

The council had earlier submitted a report to Government saying it needed €36.8m for repairs after recent bad weather.

# co-clare - Sunday 23 February, 2014

74-year-old grandmother dies after being struck by her own car in Ennis
# Clare
# Clare

74-year-old grandmother dies after being struck by her own car in Ennis

Feb 23rd 2014, 8:59 PM 55,641 Views 34 Comments

The freak incident occurred on Francis Street earlier this afternoon.

# co-clare - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Man who spent night trapped under mini-digger recovering in hospital
# Gortgloss
# Gortgloss

Man who spent night trapped under mini-digger recovering in hospital

Feb 18th 2014, 11:51 AM 13,080 Views 7 Comments

Emergency services used lifting equipment to free the man, more than 12 hours after his ordeal began.

# co-clare - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Gardaí investigating after man's body found in car park
# Co Clare
# Co Clare

Gardaí investigating after man's body found in car park

Jan 25th 2014, 2:51 PM 16,310 Views 5 Comments

The body of the 61-year-old was found in a car park in the Co Clare village of Ballynacally this morning.

# co-clare - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Waves damage Coast Guard station - while volunteers out helping others
# Stormwatch
# Stormwatch

Waves damage Coast Guard station - while volunteers out helping others

Jan 4th 2014, 5:00 PM 15,838 Views 8 Comments

There are over 20 volunteers working at the Doolin station, which was damaged by the floods overnight.

# co-clare - Monday 16 December, 2013

Search resumes for man who fell into water while fishing
# Co Clare
# Co Clare

Search resumes for man who fell into water while fishing

Dec 16th 2013, 7:54 AM 6,902 Views 6 Comments

The man was fishing with a friend yesterday when he fell into the water.

# co-clare - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

One hospitalised and three arrested after public order incident at cemetery
# Clare
# Clare

One hospitalised and three arrested after public order incident at cemetery

Aug 28th 2013, 8:20 AM 15,149 Views 89 Comments

The incident happened at a cemetery near Ennis in Co Clare last night.

# co-clare - Friday 9 August, 2013

Group of children free dolphin trapped in rockpool
# Co Clare
# Co Clare

Group of children free dolphin trapped in rockpool

Aug 9th 2013, 6:05 PM 31,439 Views 39 Comments

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

# co-clare - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

Swimmers in Clare are being warned "don't swim with this dolphin!"
# Co Clare
# Co Clare

Swimmers in Clare are being warned "don't swim with this dolphin!"

Jul 30th 2013, 4:08 PM 45,091 Views 121 Comments

It follows several incidents in which people were rammed and injured. One woman was medivaced home to Germany after an encounter with the mammal.

# co-clare - Friday 12 July, 2013

Boy (17) dies in fifth drowning this week
# Co Clare
# Co Clare

Boy (17) dies in fifth drowning this week

Jul 12th 2013, 6:46 PM 17,755 Views 34 Comments

The teenage boy went missing while swimming in a canal in Ardcrusha.

# co-clare - Monday 24 June, 2013

County Clare tries to get the highest number of Claires in one room
# CLAIRE CLAIR CLARE
From The Daily Edge
# CLAIRE CLAIR CLARE

County Clare tries to get the highest number of Claires in one room

Jun 24th 2013, 9:58 AM 914 Views 0 Comments

Claires, Clares, Clairs all came together to try and set a world record.

# co-clare - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Stolen medieval carvings to return to Clare after 150 years
# Welcome Home
# Welcome Home

Stolen medieval carvings to return to Clare after 150 years

Jun 20th 2013, 7:45 AM 7,979 Views 11 Comments

The carvings were taken from Scattery Island in the Shannon Estuary years ago – but will be brought ‘home’ next month.

# co-clare - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Body of Clare hit-and-run victim remains at the scene as gardaí make appeal
# Ennis
# Ennis

Body of Clare hit-and-run victim remains at the scene as gardaí make appeal

May 16th 2013, 11:44 AM 11,800 Views 18 Comments

The State Pathologist is on the way to Ennis to examine the man’s body that was found late last night.

Man found dead following suspected hit-and-run
# Co Clare
# Co Clare

Man found dead following suspected hit-and-run

May 16th 2013, 8:47 AM 9,067 Views 20 Comments

The victim is believed to have been in his twenties.

# co-clare - Sunday 14 April, 2013

Ennis stabbing: Woman still in custody
# Ennis
# Ennis

Ennis stabbing: Woman still in custody

Apr 14th 2013, 3:55 PM 8,335 Views 3 Comments

It is understood the woman who was stabbed has been transferred to Cork University Hospital.

# co-clare - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Woman in life threatening condition after stabbing in Ennis
# Garda Appeal
# Garda Appeal

Woman in life threatening condition after stabbing in Ennis

Apr 13th 2013, 8:01 PM 16,744 Views 14 Comments

A 22-year-old female has been arrested in relation to the incident.

# co-clare - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Search for Enda's grandad's ghost at Co Clare Lighthouse?
# Who Ya Gonna Call?
From The Daily Edge
# Who Ya Gonna Call?

Search for Enda's grandad's ghost at Co Clare Lighthouse?

Apr 10th 2013, 1:00 PM 9,770 Views 36 Comments

A paranormal team is checking out Loop Head Lighthouse this week, where the Taoiseach’s grandfather was a keeper in the 1930s.

# co-clare - Friday 5 April, 2013

Ennis gardaí appeal for witnesses to assault
# Appeal
# Appeal

Ennis gardaí appeal for witnesses to assault

Apr 5th 2013, 9:44 AM 6,462 Views 7 Comments

The assault took place at a housing estate in Ennis on 4 April and the victim sustained serious head injuries.

# co-clare - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

VIDEO: If you're admiring the waves, roll your windows up
# What The Fliuch?
# What The Fliuch?

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

Jan 29th 2013, 3:18 PM 17,893 Views 21 Comments

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

# co-clare - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Get lumbered up for Christmas Tree Throwing Championship
# Christmas Tree
# Christmas Tree

Get lumbered up for Christmas Tree Throwing Championship

Jan 2nd 2013, 7:15 AM 4,698 Views 8 Comments

The competition is a novel way to turn Christmas tree recycling into a sport, while at the same time raising funds for charity.

# co-clare - Monday 10 December, 2012

Plans to make Shannon a tourist attraction unveiled
# Shannon
# Shannon

Plans to make Shannon a tourist attraction unveiled

Dec 10th 2012, 5:58 PM 9,178 Views 56 Comments

The six-year plan was produced by Clare County Council and unveiled this morning. It includes an aviation museum and ‘green infrastructure’.

# co-clare - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Gardaí arrest four people after search in Clare
# Arrests
# Arrests

Gardaí arrest four people after search in Clare

Dec 5th 2012, 1:53 PM 4,102 Views 9 Comments

The three men and one woman are aged from their late 20s to late 40s.

# co-clare - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Woman in her 20s dies in traffic collision
# Roads
# Roads

Woman in her 20s dies in traffic collision

Nov 18th 2012, 6:10 PM 18,868 Views 3 Comments

The incident occurred close to Ennis, Co Clare, shortly before 4pm today.

# co-clare - Friday 21 September, 2012

Che Guevara's daughter to visit Ireland
# Che Guevara
# Che Guevara

Che Guevara's daughter to visit Ireland

Sep 21st 2012, 5:31 PM 10,345 Views 71 Comments

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.

# co-clare - Friday 7 September, 2012

Gardaí release two men arrested over Bunratty murder
# Bunratty
# Bunratty

Gardaí release two men arrested over Bunratty murder

Sep 7th 2012, 12:54 PM 3,178 Views 2 Comments

Robert Sheehan had been attending his brother’s wedding and had gone to the car park for a cigarette when he was shot dead.

# co-clare - Sunday 2 September, 2012

Two arrested over Co Clare shooting
# Shooting
# Shooting

Two arrested over Co Clare shooting

Sep 2nd 2012, 12:43 PM 4,918 Views 15 Comments

Two men aged in their 20s have been arrested in connection with a shooting incident in Bunratty, Co Clare, in the early hours of this morning.

Man 'critical' after shooting in Co Clare
# Shooting
# Shooting

Man 'critical' after shooting in Co Clare

Sep 2nd 2012, 9:27 AM 6,445 Views 9 Comments

The victim, aged in his 20s, was approached by two men and shot a number of times in a hotel car park in the early hours of this morning.

# co-clare - Monday 27 August, 2012

Medieval church deterioration accelerated by ivy - and Ireland's bad weather
# History
# History

Medieval church deterioration accelerated by ivy - and Ireland's bad weather

Aug 27th 2012, 5:30 PM 8,125 Views 0 Comments

Survey of Co Clare’s medieval churches finds differences in building materials and techniques across the county.

# co-clare - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

# co-clare - Monday 13 August, 2012

Search on for missing fishermen in Co Clare
# Search
# Search

Search on for missing fishermen in Co Clare

Aug 13th 2012, 10:22 PM 7,136 Views 12 Comments

The search is on after a fishing boat didn’t return back to land today. Meanwhile, a boat has overturned in Castletown and one person is missing.

# co-clare - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Teenage boy hospitalised after Co Clare swimming accident
# Clare
# Clare

Teenage boy hospitalised after Co Clare swimming accident

Aug 12th 2012, 5:56 PM 5,976 Views 4 Comments

The 17-year-old suffered head injuries after diving from the pier in Kilkee.

# co-clare - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Man rescued by Coast Guard off Clare Coast
# Rescue
# Rescue

Man rescued by Coast Guard off Clare Coast

Aug 7th 2012, 8:39 AM 2,957 Views 5 Comments

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

# co-clare - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Suspicious device found in vehicle in Ennis
# Ennis
# Ennis

Suspicious device found in vehicle in Ennis

Jul 3rd 2012, 10:03 AM 2,176 Views 8 Comments

Gardaí found the device after stopping a vehicle at around 1am this morning.

# co-clare - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Appeal issued after man's body recovered from sea by Cliffs of Moher
# Appeal
# Appeal

Appeal issued after man's body recovered from sea by Cliffs of Moher

Jun 7th 2012, 1:22 PM 4,950 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí are seeking to identify the remains of a man aged around 30 years old who may have travelled from Galway.

# co-clare - Monday 30 April, 2012

White-tailed Eagles make Clare their new nest after 100-year wait
# White-tailed Eagles
# White-tailed Eagles

White-tailed Eagles make Clare their new nest after 100-year wait

Apr 30th 2012, 6:59 PM 5,453 Views 33 Comments

The pair is nesting in Mountshannon, in what has been described as a “momentous occasion” by the Golden Eagle Trust.