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# ennis - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Father to plead guilty to endangering life of baby daughter when he held her upside down over river

The incident happened in Ennis in Co Clare in April.

# ennis - Thursday 6 August, 2020

One woman injured after being hit by a car in Clare

The incident occurred in the carpark of the Dunnes Stores shopping centre in Ennis.

# ennis - Monday 20 April, 2020

Truck driver fined €1,500 over accident that left 3-year-old girl dead and her father seriously injured

Senan O’Flaherty had pleaded guilty to two offences of careless driving.

# ennis - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Man (28) appears in court charged with assaulting his infant daughter

The man is accused of the offence at several locations across Ennis over a four hour period.

# ennis - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

Gardaí appealing for witnesses as man (30s) dies following suspected stabbing in Clare

Gardaí confirmed the death this evening.

# ennis - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Some attendees of Blindboy podcast in Ennis required to self-isolate due to coronavirus

Only people directly contacted by health authorities need to take any measures.

# ennis - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Teenager missing from her home in Clare found safe and well

Larisa Maria Rostas had been last seen on 25 February.

# ennis - Monday 10 February, 2020

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

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

# ennis - Friday 10 January, 2020

Woman (70s) dies in Clare road crash

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

# ennis - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Judge 'blue in the face' over lack of resources for addiction clinics after reading 'cry for help' letter

Judge Gerald Keys made his comment after reading from a Kilrush man facing assault charges.

# ennis - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Court hears of possible trafficking as Vietnamese woman to plead guilty in €1 million grow house case

More than 500 cannabis plants at various growth stages were found at the 16-bedroomed property on 31 May last year.

# ennis - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

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

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

# ennis - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Cleaner 'snapped' and slapped 11 -year-old girl after drink poured on his wife

Redas Jonka (43) was spared conviction over the incident at SkyCourt shopping centre in Shannon.

# ennis - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Man who threatened to kill wife in front of gardaí tells court he is a prisoner in his marriage

The man was giving evidence as part of a bail application.

# ennis - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Rampaging cow injures man and damages cars after breaking free from Ennis Mart

Gardaí say the cow made its way to Dunnes Stores before being caught.

# ennis - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Limerick man (70) returned for trial over alleged sex assault on 12-year-old in Dunnes toilet

In response to arrest, charge and caution, the man replied “not guilty”.

# ennis - Sunday 16 June, 2019

From The42 Clare hit back with Munster victory over Cork but exit 2019 All-Ireland hurling race Banner Win

Clare hit back with Munster victory over Cork but exit 2019 All-Ireland hurling race

Cusack Park in Ennis hosted today’s game.

# ennis - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Plane spent €4,000 on fuel after alleged Shannon Airport shutdown by 82-year-old ex US serviceman

Two men were charged with trespass at Shannon airport and criminal damage last March.

# ennis - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Man hospitalised following hit and run in Clare

The incident happened at around 3.30pm today.

# ennis - Sunday 14 April, 2019

From The42 'I threw a boot at the car, knocked on the window and said: 'Say it to my face now.'' Looking Back This post contains videos

'I threw a boot at the car, knocked on the window and said: 'Say it to my face now.''

Former UCD and St Patrick’s Athletic goalkeeper Barry Ryan reflects on his career in football.

# ennis - Monday 25 March, 2019

Drunk driver who killed GAA coach jailed for four years

Rene Miko (21) knocked down Eugene McNamara (42) in 2016.

Man (50s) killed in single-vehicle collision in Co Clare

The driver was killed at Castlefergus at around 9.15pm last night.

# ennis - Thursday 21 February, 2019

Judge orders video footage of child being taken into care be seized over social media fears

Tusla had concerns that the footage would be posted on YouTube.

# ennis - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Judge jails 48-year-old homeless man who called priest a 'motherf**ker'

The man had pleaded guilty to a public order charge arising from the incident.

# ennis - Monday 18 February, 2019

Emergency services dealing with chemical incident in Co Clare

Fire service received a call to the River Lodge Health and Fitness centre at 6.30am.

# ennis - Friday 30 November, 2018

From The42 Munster GAA vote against allowing Waterford play home games outside of province Home Rule

Munster GAA vote against allowing Waterford play home games outside of province

Walsh Park is deemed unsuitable to host Munster SHC games.

# ennis - Thursday 25 October, 2018

World War I memorial in Clare vandalised by 'spineless coward'

The memorial which came about after a number of years of fundraising is worth about €70,000.

# ennis - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

'Predator' taxi driver jailed for sexual abuse of teen girl

Daly continues to reject the verdict of the jury and protest his innocence.

# ennis - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Mayo man (49) questioned over alleged rape of 75-year-old woman in Ennis

The alleged incident was reported to Gardaí on Thursday.

# ennis - Monday 8 October, 2018

Online dating scammer who tricked ‘vulnerable’ woman into giving him €18,950 gets suspended sentence

Alan Custy pleaded guilty to the scam and has repaid the money.

# ennis - Friday 31 August, 2018

Cyclist seriously injured in N18 collision

The cyclist was treated at the scene before being brought to Limerick Hospital.

# ennis - Monday 6 August, 2018

Man seriously injured after car hits tree near Ennis

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses.

# ennis - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

Three Clare men appear in court in connection with sexual assault of two teenage girls

The men are charged with 10 offences alleged to have taken place in Clare and Westmeath.

# ennis - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Animal welfare charity temporarily suspends activities after 'unfounded criticism on social media'

The charity has ceased operations until a new committee is formed.

# ennis - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Gardaí want to speak to driver of Opel Insignia about fatal collision

A man in his 60s died following a collision between a van and a truck yesterday.

# ennis - Monday 4 June, 2018

'Forever our little warrior. Forever our hero': Funeral of Shay Moloney takes place in Ennis

Scores of students returned to the church for the second funeral in as many days

# ennis - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Father of drowning victim says his heart is full of sorrow knowing that friend died trying to save his son

The two died in the double drowning tragedy in a disused quarry.

# ennis - Friday 1 June, 2018

'Inspiring and funny': Tributes paid to teenage boys who drowned in Clare quarry

The teenage boys got into difficulty in Knockanean, Ennis yesterday afternoon.

# ennis - Thursday 17 May, 2018

A herd of wild goats that has been roaming around Ennis has a new home

A meeting was told the goats were “procreating like there is no tomorrow”.

# ennis - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Car stopped in Clare leads to €250k cannabis seizure

A “large quantity” of the drug was found after a follow up search in Limerick.

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