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# shannon - Friday 14 December, 2012

SIPTU members at Shannon Development ballot for industrial action
# Shannon Development
# Shannon Development

SIPTU members at Shannon Development ballot for industrial action

Dec 14th 2012, 6:03 PM 3,722 Views 9 Comments

They say it is in response to the failure of management to provide guarantees following the Government decision to break up the agency.

Plans to boost tourism and renewable energy at Shannon Estuary
# Shannon Estuary
# Shannon Estuary

Plans to boost tourism and renewable energy at Shannon Estuary

Dec 14th 2012, 3:59 PM 3,567 Views 16 Comments

A new plan aims to develop the estuary as a site for renewable energy, tourism, and for cruise ships. Public consultation on the plan begins on 17 December.

# shannon - Thursday 13 December, 2012

# shannon - 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 9,127 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’.

# shannon - Monday 3 December, 2012

Ireland West Airport Knock threatens legal challenge over Shannon plans
# Aviation
# Aviation

Ireland West Airport Knock threatens legal challenge over Shannon plans

Dec 3rd 2012, 10:17 AM 6,951 Views 19 Comments

Management said it may have “no choice but to challenge the Government’s inequitable behaviour towards the airport in the courts”.

# shannon - Sunday 2 December, 2012

BA flight makes precautionary landing at Shannon Airport
# Shannon
# Shannon

BA flight makes precautionary landing at Shannon Airport

Dec 2nd 2012, 11:12 AM 8,771 Views 11 Comments

The Boeing 777 jet made an unscheduled precautionary landing at Shannon after detecting smoke in the cabin.

# shannon - Friday 16 November, 2012

Ulster Bank League: Young Munster hope to thwart Garryowen's leadership drive
# Previews
From The42
# Previews

Ulster Bank League: Young Munster hope to thwart Garryowen's leadership drive

Nov 16th 2012, 2:54 PM 637 Views 0 Comments

Shannon are looking for a first win of the season against last year’s champions, St Mary’s College.

# shannon - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Ulster Bank League: Lansdowne stay top as they return to winning ways in Clontarf
# Club Rugby
From The42
# Club Rugby

Ulster Bank League: Lansdowne stay top as they return to winning ways in Clontarf

Nov 11th 2012, 9:15 AM 724 Views 0 Comments

A second-half comeback gave Mike Ruddock’s side the victory while Garryowen stayed in touch with a win over Shannon.

# shannon - Monday 5 November, 2012

New Philadelphia - Shannon air route welcomed
# Shannon
# Shannon

New Philadelphia - Shannon air route welcomed

Nov 5th 2012, 7:07 PM 7,615 Views 21 Comments

US Airways has announced that the new route will commence on 23 May next year.

# shannon - Monday 29 October, 2012

Ulster Bank League: Lansdowne top the table after away win over St Mary's College
# Round-Up
From The42
# Round-Up

Ulster Bank League: Lansdowne top the table after away win over St Mary's College

Oct 29th 2012, 9:25 AM 796 Views 4 Comments

The Dublin derby was comprehensively won by Mike Ruddock’s side after a hat-trick of tries from Cian Aherne.

# shannon - Friday 12 October, 2012

'Legal violations' caused by US military and CIA use of Shannon Airport outlined in new booklet
# Shannon Airport
# Shannon Airport

'Legal violations' caused by US military and CIA use of Shannon Airport outlined in new booklet

Oct 12th 2012, 9:28 AM 4,370 Views 95 Comments

Irish peace groups have outlined the “aviation, human rights, and international humanitarian law” which are being violated by the use of the airport by foreign military.

# shannon - Monday 8 October, 2012

Ulster Bank League: Lansdowne go top with six-try blitz against Shannon
# Table Toppers
From The42
# Table Toppers

Ulster Bank League: Lansdowne go top with six-try blitz against Shannon

Oct 8th 2012, 11:41 AM 882 Views 1 Comment

The Dublin side were in unstoppable form while Young Munster and Garryowen kept up the winning habit.

# shannon - Friday 5 October, 2012

Ulster Bank League: New cup up for grabs in Cork v Dublin clash
# Early Silverware
From The42
# Early Silverware

Ulster Bank League: New cup up for grabs in Cork v Dublin clash

Oct 5th 2012, 1:15 PM 565 Views 0 Comments

The McCarthy & O’Reilly trophy will be on the line for the first time as Dolphin host Old Belvedere.

# shannon - Thursday 4 October, 2012

“On cloud 9″: Ill mum’s joy after internet ‘brings Ireland’ to her
# Cloud 9
From The Daily Edge
# Cloud 9

“On cloud 9″: Ill mum’s joy after internet ‘brings Ireland’ to her

Oct 4th 2012, 7:00 PM 17,805 Views 23 Comments

Members of an online community rallied around when one of them wanted to “bring Ireland” to his mum who has cancer.

# shannon - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Old Tipperary convent snapped up for €115,000
# Distraught
# Distraught

Old Tipperary convent snapped up for €115,000

Oct 3rd 2012, 5:33 PM 25,373 Views 18 Comments

A Georgian mansion in Dublin was also sold for over €1 million at today’s distressed property auction.

United Airlines anounces new Shannon - Chicago route
# Shannon
# Shannon

United Airlines anounces new Shannon - Chicago route

Oct 3rd 2012, 2:06 PM 7,499 Views 44 Comments

The new route will begin next summer, and was last in operation in 2009 with Aer Lingus.

# shannon - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

American Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Shannon Airport
# Shannon Airport
# Shannon Airport

American Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Shannon Airport

Oct 2nd 2012, 2:32 PM 12,086 Views 40 Comments

A flight from Chicago to London Heathrow made an emergency landing shortly after 1pm today following reports of a smell of smoke on board.

# shannon - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Ulster Bank League: Quinlan joins commentary team for new season's kick-off
# Thomond Spark
From The42
# Thomond Spark

Ulster Bank League: Quinlan joins commentary team for new season's kick-off

Sep 27th 2012, 11:27 AM 1,006 Views 2 Comments

The former Munster back-row will offer his insight at the ‘Friday Night Lights’ opener between Young Munster and Shannon.

# shannon - Sunday 9 September, 2012

River Shannon gets storytelling project
# Oral History
# Oral History

River Shannon gets storytelling project

Sep 9th 2012, 8:15 AM 4,449 Views 6 Comments

Arts project wants people to relate their tales of Ireland’s longest river and its effect on their lives.

# shannon - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Blind canoeist to paddle the length of the Shannon for charity
# Charity
# Charity

Blind canoeist to paddle the length of the Shannon for charity

Aug 16th 2012, 7:15 AM 3,257 Views 4 Comments

Wesley Bourke said the storm conditions this weekend will not deter him from his goal to raise funds and awareness for ChildVision.

# shannon - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Post mortem to be carried out on body found in Lough Derg
# Lough Derg
# Lough Derg

Post mortem to be carried out on body found in Lough Derg

Aug 4th 2012, 10:02 AM 5,666 Views 5 Comments

The man’s body was found in the water on Friday night following a search operation.

# shannon - Friday 3 August, 2012

Boost for Ulster Bank League as Connacht sign up three players for new season
# Go West
From The42
# Go West

Boost for Ulster Bank League as Connacht sign up three players for new season

Aug 3rd 2012, 5:22 PM 1,070 Views 0 Comments

The province has selected a trio of talented UBL stars in the same week as the 2012/13 fixtures announcement.

# shannon - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Unions, staff to hold talks at Shannon over plans to sell off hangar
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Unions, staff to hold talks at Shannon over plans to sell off hangar

Jun 19th 2012, 6:45 AM 2,213 Views 7 Comments

Staff and unions for Aer Lingus are unhappy with the plan which will see 55 workers face compulsory redundancy or relocation.

# shannon - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Unions threaten summer strike action at Aer Lingus
# Industrial Relations
# Industrial Relations

Unions threaten summer strike action at Aer Lingus

Jun 17th 2012, 4:59 PM 4,711 Views 34 Comments

Unite says that it does not make idle threats and a full withdrawal of labour could be imminent.

# shannon - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Documentary to chronicle human dramas at Dublin airport
# Poignant
# Poignant

Documentary to chronicle human dramas at Dublin airport

Jun 5th 2012, 7:15 AM 4,903 Views 26 Comments

TV3 six-parter will capture the arrivals and departures, reunions and separations at airport which saw 18.7 million people pass through it last year.

# shannon - Monday 14 May, 2012

International flights down 3 per cent at Dublin, Cork and Shannon
# Flying
# Flying

International flights down 3 per cent at Dublin, Cork and Shannon

May 14th 2012, 1:09 PM 1,664 Views 7 Comments

IAA figures show that total flights in Irish airspace fell by 1.2 per cent last month compared to April 2011.

# shannon - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Dublin Airport set for up to 150 redundancies
# Jobs
# Jobs

Dublin Airport set for up to 150 redundancies

May 10th 2012, 8:34 PM 3,819 Views 9 Comments

The DAA said the staff reductions were necessary due to the “ongoing economic downturn”.

# shannon - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Shannon Airport to break away from DAA
# Flyin' Solo
# Flyin' Solo

Shannon Airport to break away from DAA

May 9th 2012, 12:34 PM 3,489 Views 58 Comments

Ryanair has criticised the government for not looking to sell Shannon Airport to the private sector.

# shannon - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Hands on: Shannon worker becomes unexpected Olympic torchbearer
# Light My Fire
# Light My Fire

Hands on: Shannon worker becomes unexpected Olympic torchbearer

Apr 28th 2012, 1:46 PM 4,095 Views 14 Comments

The torch made an unscheduled stop at Shannon Airport yesterday.

# shannon - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

West Clare lighthouse opening will create 12 seasonal jobs
# Jobs
# Jobs

West Clare lighthouse opening will create 12 seasonal jobs

Apr 3rd 2012, 8:36 AM 2,890 Views 8 Comments

West Clare’s historic Loop Head Lighthouse will reopen to the public during the June Bank Holiday weekend.

# shannon - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

# shannon - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Man seriously injured in Co Clare crash
# Crash
# Crash

Man seriously injured in Co Clare crash

Mar 13th 2012, 7:25 AM 2,418 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí in Shannon are appealing for witnesses after a 29-year-old male was seriously injured in single vehicle incident.

# shannon - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Report recommends Shannon Airport separate from Dublin Airport Authority
# Shannon Airport
# Shannon Airport

Report recommends Shannon Airport separate from Dublin Airport Authority

Feb 29th 2012, 9:00 PM 3,186 Views 7 Comments

A consultants’ report has recommended changes to the airport’s management structure in light of annual losses and declining passenger numbers.

# shannon - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Why do China's leaders love visiting Shannon?
# Clare To There
# Clare To There

Why do China's leaders love visiting Shannon?

Feb 23rd 2012, 11:32 AM 6,970 Views 16 Comments

Newswhip’s Paul Quigley discovers how Shannon, Co Clare helped invent modern China.

# shannon - Sunday 19 February, 2012

In pictures: Chinese vice-president Xi Jinping’s Irish visit so far
# Chinese Visit
# Chinese Visit

In pictures: Chinese vice-president Xi Jinping’s Irish visit so far

Feb 19th 2012, 5:40 PM 10,398 Views 81 Comments

The Cliffs of Moher and all…

# shannon - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

Transatlantic flight diverted to Shannon after ‘smell of smoke’ on board
# Shannon
# Shannon

Transatlantic flight diverted to Shannon after ‘smell of smoke’ on board

Jan 25th 2012, 11:05 AM 3,172 Views 9 Comments

The British Airways flight resumed its journey to Chicago in the early hours of this morning.

# shannon - Saturday 21 January, 2012

1,500 without water as Limerick contamination 'worse than initially feared'
# Limerick
# Limerick

1,500 without water as Limerick contamination 'worse than initially feared'

Jan 21st 2012, 12:10 PM 2,168 Views 14 Comments

Water tankers are in place in west Limerick after a volume of oil entered the river Deel on Thursday night.

# shannon - Thursday 22 December, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Dec 22nd 2011, 7:48 PM 3,264 Views 1 Comment

In tonight’s Fix: Are we the most miserable people in the EU? Plus wage reforms for many workers… and the most adorable polar bear cub you’ll see this week.

# shannon - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Three men rescued from sinking fishing boat
# Sea Rescue
# Sea Rescue

Three men rescued from sinking fishing boat

Dec 11th 2011, 4:45 PM 2,856 Views 1 Comment

The 40ft fishing vessel sank off Glandore, Co Cork, but its crew are now safe and well.

# shannon - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Shannon Airport could become international 'humanitarian hub'
# Shannon
# Shannon

Shannon Airport could become international 'humanitarian hub'

Nov 23rd 2011, 8:46 AM 2,778 Views 15 Comments

The Government has commissioned a feasibility study on developing the airport as a centre for international aid.