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Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Co Clare

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Woman in her 20s dies in traffic collision
The incident occurred close to Ennis, Co Clare, shortly before 4pm today.
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.
Gardaí release two men arrested over Bunratty murder
Robert Sheehan had been attending his brother’s wedding and had gone to the car park for a cigarette when he was shot dead.
Two arrested over Co Clare shooting
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
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.
Medieval church deterioration accelerated by ivy - and Ireland's bad weather
Survey of Co Clare’s medieval churches finds differences in building materials and techniques across the county.
Search on for missing fishermen in Co Clare
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.
Teenage boy hospitalised after Co Clare swimming accident
The 17-year-old suffered head injuries after diving from the pier in Kilkee.
Man rescued by Coast Guard off Clare Coast
The alarm was raised about the missing man at around 5.30pm yesterday evening.
Suspicious device found in vehicle in Ennis
Gardaí found the device after stopping a vehicle at around 1am this morning.
Appeal issued after man's body recovered from sea by Cliffs of Moher
Gardaí are seeking to identify the remains of a man aged around 30 years old who may have travelled from Galway.
White-tailed Eagles make Clare their new nest after 100-year wait
The pair is nesting in Mountshannon, in what has been described as a “momentous occasion” by the Golden Eagle Trust.
Man seriously injured in Co Clare crash
Gardaí in Shannon are appealing for witnesses after a 29-year-old male was seriously injured in single vehicle incident.
83-year-old man killed after car strikes pole
The man died when the car he was driving left the road and hit a pole on New Street in Killaloe, Co Clare.
Man dies in Clare crash
A 30-year-old man has died and another man has been seriously injured in a single vehicle crash in Co Clare.
Why do China's leaders love visiting Shannon?
Newswhip’s Paul Quigley discovers how Shannon, Co Clare helped invent modern China.
Five viable improvised explosive devices found in Co Clare
The Armby Bomb Disposal Team was called to Tulla this morning after the devices were discovered.
US tourist 'photographed image of Jesus' on Irish cliffs
The Cliffs of Moher are back in the news today, this time after a tourist claimed to have captured an image of Christ on the cliff face.
Bomb found at Co Clare farm
The army bomb disposal team was called to the farm in Ardnacrusha after a viable IED was discovered overnight.
Army bomb squad deals with World War II device in Clare
In a busy day for the Defence Forces’ bomb disposal team, a non-explosive device was discovered during excavations in Quinpoole.
TD says independence from DAA is the only answer for Shannon Airport
Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has called for independence for Shannon from the Dublin Airport Authority, and says the management of the airport needs to be overhauled.
Swimmer recovered from the sea off Lahinch in a critical condition
The woman got into difficulty while swimming off Lahinch Beach. She’s been airlifted to University Hospital Galway.
Murder investigation launched after man's body found in Co Clare
One man has been arrested in connection with the death and gardaí say the area remains sealed off pending a technical examination.
Two killed in crashes in Co Galway and Co Clare
Man in his 30s was struck and killed by a car at around 1am today in Spiddal, Co Galway, while a woman died after her car struck a tree in Co Clare.
Gardaí seek help in tracing missing Co Clare woman
Deirdre McCarthy, 43, was last seen on Sunday, and Gardaí are becoming increasingly concerned for her welfare.
"Disappointing" response to Cliffs of Moher ticket deal for Clare residents
Local councillor says it is too early to label the Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre scheme a failure.
Two die in Co Clare house fire
Two men, in their 60s and 30s, are killed in an overnight fire at Tubber, just beside the border with Galway.