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Tuesday 28 March 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Doonbeg

All time
# Day Three
Heavy fog hampering search for fisherman swept into sea in Clare
It’s understood the man was fishing in the Pulleen Bay near Doonbeg.
# Doonbeg
Major search launched after fisherman swept into the sea in Clare
It’s understood the man in his forties was fishing in the Pulleen Bay near Doonbeg.
# Doonbeg
Lawyers for Donald Trump appear in Clare court seeking to have €14,095 judgement set aside
On 15 June, Cork civil engineer John Lennon secured a judgement against the US President.
# let's do it already
The Trumps say everyone wants to see the wall built... in Doonbeg
“We’re the type of people who want things done yesterday,” Eric Trump said.
# no conflicts
Ivanka Trump steps down as director of Doonbeg golf resort
Trump himself resigned as a director of the two companies operating Doonbeg last month.
# Tourism
Photos of children used in Doonbeg brochure without consent of parents
The photos – taken in pre-Trump days – were used in the brochure for two years before the parents became aware of it.
# Doonbeg
Trump plan for a wall in Clare slammed by international experts
They say the wall will damage the beach.
Donald Trump resigns as director of two Irish companies which operate his luxury Clare hotel
The move comes just weeks after he told media that he “couldn’t care less” about the resort.
# Hospitality
Losses top €5m at Donald Trump's Doonbeg golf course
The US president-elect has pumped €20 million into upgrading the facility so far.
# rump international
The 'T' has fallen off the Trump International sign in Clare to create an unfortunate new name
Welcome to Rump International Doonbeg.
# Doonbeg
Plans for Trump wall along Clare coast withdrawn - but a new one is on the way
Trump’s firm applied in May of this year for a 2.8km 200,000-tonne rock barrier that would protect the golf course from destruction by sea waves.
# best deal believe me
How the US president-to-be picked up a Clare golf resort for a song
Doonbeg had a colourful history even before it was acquired by the brash billionaire.
# the banner
16 photos that prove Clare is a gorgeous place, honestly
The banner is all over the news today.
# Co Clare
Doonbeg 'buzzing' after businessman Donald Trump voted US President
It’s been an eventful morning in the west Co Clare village – with a lot more activity to come.
# Our Donald
As support for 'The Donald' drops off, meet some Irish people who like the idea of President Trump
“I’d say you’d have a hard time finding someone who didn’t approve of him around these parts.”
# Doonbeg
Donald Trump's 'Irish wall' could be in trouble
The US presidential hopeful wants to build a €10 million rock barrier to protect his county Clare golf course.
# To come or not to come
Donald Trump will come to Ireland next week if he can find the time
The GOP nominee’s camp says it is still looking to finalise his itinerary for next week.
# hot potato
Donald Trump is really dividing opinion in Ireland with his plans for that 'other' wall
A range of local Clare groups, including a book club, have backed the sea wall plan. Others aren’t so happy about it.
# get ready clare
Donald Trump is coming to Ireland this month
Which might be awkward after Enda Kenny’s recent comments.
# Climate Change
Donald Trump cites global warming as reason to build his Atlantic wall in Co Clare
He has called global warming a “hoax” and a “con job” in the past.
# doonbeg dunes
Donald Trump's Atlantic wall in Co Clare has just hit a snag
An Bord Pleanála has found against the plan.
# Doonbeg
Walker finds animal carcasses 'dumped' on scenic Clare beach
Animal rights activists have called on authorities to investigate the case.
# Doonbeg
Man found dead after accident on Clare farm
The Health and Safety Authority has been informed.
# Bogie
Over par: €2.5 million loss for Donald Trump's Doonbeg golf resort
He’s not worried though.
# trumped
Roll back by Trump on Doonbeg resort works welcomed by conservationists
The council were angered last year when rock armour was moved on to the site without first getting permission.
# MacGill
'If I was Minister for Finance I would meet Donald Trump - but not on his terms'
Michael Noonan’s rendezvous with ‘The Donald’ in May was criticised at MacGill this afternoon.
# hair force one
The infamous snail, those freezing musicians ... that hair: On Trump Patrol in Co Clare
The most cringe inducing Irish-American moment since Jedward met Barack? Whatever you made of it, here’s what went on in the lead-up to The Donald’s bizarre red carpet welcome…
# the trump effect
TV3 asked billionaire Donald Trump about Kim Kardashian and crying
He also thinks that Michael Noonan is “terrific”.
# getting hairy
Trump vs O'Rourke: Tycoon insists Doonbeg jobs boast is not 'truthful hyperbole'
The billionaire also told RTÉ’s Sean O’Rourke that his hair is categorically NOT a toupée.
# flying palace
Donald Trump's gold-plated Boeing 757 is parked in Shannon at the moment - want a look inside?
The gold’s on the inside… It probably wouldn’t be safe to encase the outside of a plane in gold-plating.
# trump in ireland
Trump: I'm bringing hundreds of jobs --- and yes, I'll be a friend of the snail
The outspoken billionaire arrived in Co Clare this morning to check out the luxury golf resort he snapped up for a song.
# heavyweight clash
Watch: What economic advice does Donald Trump have for Michael Noonan?
The business heavyweights met at Shannon earlier. But what does ‘The Donald’ think of the Government’s efforts to mount an economic recovery?
# Donald Trump
Irish Twitter reacted hilariously to Donald Trump's arrival
Hilariously bitterly, that is.
# trumped
Watch Donald Trump's incredibly awkward arrival on Irish soil
*national cringe*
# the donald
Incoming... Donald Trump's jetting over to check out the golf course he bought in Clare
The US billionaire added the Doonbeg Golf Club & Lodge to his portfolio back in February for a reported €15 million.
# History Boys
Champagne on ice as Cratloe make history with first-ever senior football title
The likes of Podge Collins, Conor Ryan and Conor McGrath will have to line out in a Munster semi-final tomorrow.
# Dual Stars
Can 8 Clare senior hurlers win a county football final today?
Clare’s new senior football manager is in charge of Cratloe who take on Doonbeg today.
# garda stations
95 Garda stations to close by end of month
Garda authorities have released a full list of the 95 stations which will close within the next 12 days.