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# ennis - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Church asks court for leniency as man pleads guilty to sexual assault

The man’s church said he is a changed man and an excellent Christian.

# ennis - Friday 24 February, 2017

From The Daily Edge A hotel in Clare is giving a free stay to anyone called Patrick or Patricia for Paddy's Day Pat Paddy Padraic

# ennis - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Dad jailed for 21 days for failing to pay child maintenance for his two kids

He owed almost €6,500 to his estranged partner.

# ennis - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Co Clare 'loner' avoids jail after posting photos of 19 local teenage girls to porn site

Evan Meehan was ordered to seek professional help.

# ennis - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Off-duty garda catches two young men trying to flee from scene of serious car crash

A man is in hospital with life-threatening injuries.

# ennis - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

# ennis - Monday 25 April, 2016

Lucky escape for schoolchildren as bus catches fire in Cork N20 This post contains videos

Lucky escape for schoolchildren as bus catches fire in Cork

The driver of the vehicle was hospitalised for smoke inhalation.

# ennis - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Clare found the county's oldest Patrick (97) for its St Patrick's Day parade

Retired farmer Patrick Wall will lead the parade in Ennis next week.

# ennis - Monday 18 January, 2016

Prisoner (25) escapes from custody at courthouse

The woman was transported today from Limerick Prison to Ennis Courthouse where she was due to stand trial.

# ennis - Monday 11 January, 2016

Hundreds turn out for funeral of Polish man who died alone on Christmas Day

Musicians also attended, while a garda escort accompanied him to the graveyard.

# ennis - Friday 8 January, 2016

Brendan O'Carroll to pay for funeral of Polish man who died in Ennis on Christmas Day

The body of the 51-year-old, who was formerly homeless, has been in a morgue in Limerick since December.

# ennis - Friday 18 December, 2015

Priest gave burglar a lift into town after finding him in his wardrobe

The man had sent the priest a Christmas card shortly before the robbery.

# ennis - Thursday 1 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge See this lad with the hickey on the cover of Italian Vogue? He's from Ennis C'mon Vogue

# ennis - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Search called off for Japanese tourists missing in Clare

The search has been taking place for the past three weeks.

# ennis - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

The bomb squad was called to an Ennis school to blow up some unstable lab chemicals

They were taking no risks with the hazardous chemicals.

# ennis - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Man in his 70s dies after ambulance breaks down on the way to hospital

It is not known if the breakdown affected the man’s survival chances.

# ennis - Friday 24 April, 2015

81-year-old former school principal appeals his sentence for abusing primary school girls

A judge said “this is obviously a difficult case” which raised important issues for all involved.

# ennis - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Clare music festival axed amid fears people will 'puke over walls and pee in gardens'

Residents in Ennis were concerned INISFest would lead to a rise in anti-social behaviour.

# ennis - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Meet Ireland's early 20th century female drunkards

Though more men at the time were convicted of drunkenness, there were more women locked up in reformatories for the offence.

# ennis - Friday 6 March, 2015

This Fianna Fáil TD chased down a hooded handbag thief in Ennis

Timmy Dooley returned the handbag to the elderly woman, who he said was “dazed” by the incident.

# ennis - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Now Sinn Féin could pull out of the Vincent Browne constituency debates Exclusive

The party is in dispute with TV3 producers over the exclusion of election candidates from the debate panels.

# ennis - Sunday 28 December, 2014

500 students at a Clare school tried to stay off social media for a week ... It didn't end well

The students who managed to avoid accessing their online personas experienced a range of withdrawal symptoms, like mood swings and irritability.

# ennis - Saturday 20 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge This dog from Ennis just got the best early Christmas present Ho Ho Ho

# ennis - Monday 1 December, 2014

Mick Wallace and Clare Daly to appear in court

The TDs were arrested in July after trying to search a US military aircraft.

# ennis - Friday 21 November, 2014

Water meter installer 'had rifle pointed at him'

The incident took place in Clarecastle, Co Clare, this morning.

# ennis - Sunday 9 November, 2014

From The42 Cratloe power past Thurles Sarsfields to book a place in Munster decider Banner Roars

Cratloe power past Thurles Sarsfields to book a place in Munster decider

Conor McGrath and Padraic Collins impress as the Clare champions qualify for their first ever provincial hurling final.

# ennis - Sunday 7 September, 2014

From The42 ‘I lost touch with reality in a big way’ - The Irishmen who played snooker non-stop for 4 days Interview

‘I lost touch with reality in a big way’ - The Irishmen who played snooker non-stop for 4 days

How two lads from Ennis, County Clare recently broke a Guinness World Record.

# ennis - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Gardai are investigating suspected petrol bomb attack on a Clare courthouse

The attack took place in the early hours of this morning.

# ennis - Friday 11 July, 2014

Calls for sentencing guidelines after two-year sentence for GAA figure guilty of sexual assault

The man was found guilty of sexually assaulting two teenagers.

# ennis - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

80-year-old activist Margaretta D'Arcy given two week sentence in court for Shannon protest

D’Arcy was ordered to sign a bond promising not to trespass at Shannon Airport – but she may not sign it.

# ennis - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Man in court after newsagent worker threatened with a knife

The robbery was foiled when a passing garda patrol arrested the man close to the scene.

# ennis - Friday 23 May, 2014

Man arrested after shop worker threatened with knife

A sum of money was taken from the shop during the incident.

# ennis - Monday 19 May, 2014

Two rape crisis centres are to close temporarily as cuts take hold

The services in Clare and Tipperary will be closed for at least a month because of a €120,000 shortfall.

# ennis - Thursday 15 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge This Clare homeowner has the perfect way of dealing with canvassing politicians Election 2014

This Clare homeowner has the perfect way of dealing with canvassing politicians

*steeples fingers, laughs maniacally*

# ennis - Sunday 16 March, 2014

From The42 VIDEO: All the goals as Clare put five past Waterford Easy This post contains videos

VIDEO: All the goals as Clare put five past Waterford

The Banner County triumphed by a comprehensive score of 5-18 to 0-20.

# ennis - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Two arrested for theft of 15 manhole covers

Gardaí said this evening that the removal or theft of manhole covers is “potentially lethal to road users”.

# ennis - Monday 24 February, 2014

Post-mortem due on grandmother who died after being hit by own car

The 74-year-old woman was loading shopping into her car when the freak accident happened.

# ennis - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about a tragic death in Ennis, bank guarantee documents, and the Olympic games.

74-year-old grandmother dies after being struck by her own car in Ennis

The freak incident occurred on Francis Street earlier this afternoon.