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#Co Clare

# co-clare - Sunday 22 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge This gorgeous bird’s-eye view of the Burren will ease any semblance of Fear Rocky Road To Clare

# co-clare - Monday 9 March, 2015

‘I’m sleeping on a friend’s sofa on the verge of becoming homeless, I don’t know what to do’

Karen says she found herself in this situation because there is no social housing available and the rent supplement is just too low.

# co-clare - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

This phone socket exploded into bits during Monday night’s lightning storms

“There was a lot of electricity flying around the room,” Ronan Kelly said… Somehow, his one-year-old managed to sleep through the whole thing.

# co-clare - Saturday 20 December, 2014

“We won’t be moving,” say residents told to leave their homes a week before Christmas

Their landlord has gone into receivership and the receiver says there are health and safety concerns.

Man due in court after almost €700k of cannabis found in house raid

The search was part of an ongoing investigation into drug dealing in Clare and Limerick.

# co-clare - Sunday 28 September, 2014

From Business ETC How SMEs in rural Clare could be cloud computing with their continental rivals Wired Open Fields

How SMEs in rural Clare could be cloud computing with their continental rivals

It’s part of a pilot plan to stop rural businesses in Ireland sliding behind competitors in Europe.

# co-clare - Friday 15 August, 2014

1,800 people in Co Clare have been warned not to drink their water

“Algal bloom” at Lake Inchiquin is causing the trouble.

# co-clare - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Drinking water alert issued in Clare by HSE, county council

Notice has been issued for customers of the Kildysart and Coolmeen public water supplies.

# co-clare - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Man charged in connection with disappearance of Adrian Folan

He will appear before a special sitting of Galway District Court this evening.

# co-clare - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Body of woman found in campervan in Co Clare

The woman is not believed to have died as a result of foul play.

# co-clare - Thursday 15 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Even Irish army tanks need L plates, you know Tanks A Tousand

Even Irish army tanks need L plates, you know

Is there a licensed driver with him? We need to know this.

# co-clare - Monday 12 May, 2014

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.

# co-clare - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Eight to appear in court over illegal motoring events in Clare

Up to 70 modified cars were involved.

# co-clare - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Eight charged over Clare modified car rallies

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

# co-clare - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

# co-clare - Friday 28 February, 2014

Not again: Clare coast braced for weekend floods

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

€16.8m to fix storm damage in Co Clare

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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!”

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

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

# co-clare - Monday 24 June, 2013

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

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

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

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

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

The victim is believed to have been in his twenties.

# co-clare - Sunday 14 April, 2013

Ennis stabbing: Woman still in custody

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

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

# co-clare - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

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

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

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

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? This post contains videos

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

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 This post contains a poll

Get lumbered up for Christmas Tree Throwing Championship

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

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

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

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

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.

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