Author Archives: Marie clare Gorman

Calling all residents of the Lissane area!!

As part of the An Taisce National Spring Clean and the Clarecastle Spring Clean, Lissane has registered its cleanup for Wed 5th April at 7:30pm. For more details email or just come along.  Gloves and bags provided. See you then! Read More »

An Taisce Spring Clean

Clarecastle Community Development’s Tidy Towns Committee will  again take part in the annual An Taisce National Spring Clean and this year we have gone for the first two weeks in April for the Clarecastle Spring Clean. The objectives of the National Spring Clean are to:  •Encourage clean-ups throughout the whole month of April •Galvanise the practices of recycling and re-use ... Read More »

Clarecastle 2018 – be a part of the transformation of Clarecastle!!

National Tidy Towns Competition – not just about Flowers & Litter Control – Community Gathering on Monday 3rd April at 8 p.m. in the Old School – all are welcome.  Clarecastle 2018 is a Clarecastle Tidy Towns initiative to involve all community groups, businesses & residents to build on the visible enhancements achieved in recent years  and reflected by a fantastic gain of 37 ... Read More »

Workshop and briefing on the proposed Shannon Estuary drive – open to all

Fáilte Ireland is organising a Community Briefing Workshop in relation to the proposed Shannon Estuary Drive. Clarecastle Community Development is currently having discussions with Failte Ireland, Clare County Council, Clare Local Development Company and community organisations on the northern shores of the Shannon Estuary around the potential economic benefits for Clarecastle. Our objective is to promote the Clarecastle Quay as a designated ... Read More »

GAA to host Cardiac Screening Clinic on Saturday 8th April

PLACES FILLING UP – BOOK NOW!!! A Cardiac Screening Clinic will take place on Saturday 8th April in Clarecastle GAA Clubhouse. Cardiac Screening is aimed at reducing the incidence of Sudden Adult Death Syndrome (SADS) in Ireland and promoting a healthier lifestyle. Whether you’re a player, parent, mentor, supporter or neighbour, you and your loved ones are welcome to come ... Read More »

Clarecastle Village Heritage Walk

Last Thursday 25 August, the Village Walk through Clarecastle took place as part of Heritage Week 2016.  It was led by Dr Joe Power of Clarecastle Ballyea Heritage & Wildlife Group. There were a nice mixture of local people present on the walk, joined by others from Shannon and Ennis. All were enthralled at the rich history of the locality  over 800 ... Read More »