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Friday 31 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Lisdoonvarna

Last year
# Clare
32-year-old man appears in court charged with murder of pensioner in Lisdoonvarna
Thomas Lorigan, of no fixed abode, appeared at a special sitting of Ennis District Court on Saturday.
# Lisdoonvarna
Man (30s) arrested after body of man (70s) discovered in unexplained circumstances in Co Clare
The man was arrested for offences under the Non-Fatal Offences Against the Person Act 1997.
All time
# Collision
Two teens seriously injured, one airlifted to hospital, following dirt bike collision in Clare
It is not believed that either teenager suffered life-threatening injuries.
# direct provision
Lisdoonvarna locals say they'll welcome 30 asylum seekers next week ... but no more than that
The first of 115 asylum seekers are due to arrive in the town on Monday.
# nom nom
This bar in Clare is the first Irish pub to be given a Michelin Star - here's a look at the grub
The Wild Honey Inn was praised for its ‘robust and confident’ cooking. Mmm.
# Still got it
'I've had a lot of lucky escapes': This man has been going to matchmaking festivals for 70 years
“I used to go home with a pocketful of phone numbers – this was my fodder for the winter!”
# Lisdoonvarna
'People are fussier now': Willie Daly on how matchmaking has changed over 50 years
Oh, Lisdoonvarna, Lisdoon, Lisdoon, Lisdoon, Lisdoonvarna.
# the outing
The LGBT matchmaking festival kicks off today - and the world's media will be here to cover it
Fáilte Ireland has invited a consortium of journalists to see just how LGBT tourism-friendly Ireland has become.
# Gone global
12 best nuggets from the New York Times interview with the Lisdoonvarna matchmaker
Everything about this is just wonderful.
# Your Say
Poll: Do you use online dating services?
Do you take out your phone to find someone to date?
# Oh Lisdoonvarna
It's all about love as the first day of the Lisdoonvarna matchmaking festival begins
The final weekend of the festival is dedicated to the LGBT market.
# matchmaker
Lisdoonvarna's answer to the love doctor set up 3,000 marriages... so far
Willie Daly says English men are mad for Irish women.
# Pure luck
Truck crashes into sitting room as family were watching TV in Clare
The incident happened on Wednesday evening in Ennistymon, Co Clare.
# the outing
The Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival is going gay
Lisdoonvarna – The Outing is putting a ‘new twist on old traditions’.