News

Clarecastle Street Rejuvenation to progress further!!

Clarecastle Tidy Towns in association with Clarecastle Community Development CLG has secured further funding of €100,000 under the National Town and Village Renewal Scheme 2017  to progress the “Clarecastle Street Rejuvenation” programme that started at the beginning of the year.  Under the 2016 Scheme, Clarecastle was awarded 90,000 euros which has been used for a range of work including the removal ... Read More »

Christmas market mid November – book your stand!

Calling all local crafters/business people. this year’s 2 day Christmas market will take place on Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th Nov. If you would like to book a stand please email nichola.shannon@yahoo.co.uk for a booking form. Read More »

Charity concert on Sunday 3rd December in Clarecastle church – a must!!

Clarecastle Ballyea’s Londubh Youth Choir & Celtic Ensemble are planning a concert in Clarecastle Church on Sunday 3rd December to fundraise for the Limerick Grief Project as part of the choir’s Youth helps Youth project. The concert will be directed by Claire Connellan and Dr Tim Collins and is supported by Bishop Fintan Monahan. The choir will be joined by some impressive ... Read More »

Clarecastle Tidy Towns meeting this Monday – litter on the agenda

Clarecastle Community Development’s Tidy Towns Committee will hold its next meeting on Monday 16th October at 7.30pm in the Old School. Ciara Griffin from Clare Local Development Company will be present to discuss options for possible European LEADER support for Clarecastle residents and the Tidy Town Committee in tackling ‘black spot’ areas with particular focus on the litter and tidiness category ... Read More »

Generous donation very gratefully received by Men’s Shed

Clarecastle Men’s Shed, a sub-group of Clarecastle Community Development Company, recently took delivery of an Elektra Beckum PKF 255 V8 table saw with ancillary dust extraction capability. This equipment was generously donated by Martin, Lorraine Mc Namara and family, Lissane, Clarecastle. Mr Paschal Russell, Clarecastle Men’s Shed Chairperson, thanked the Mc Namara family for their very generous gesture. “This is ... Read More »

National Tidy Towns Competition – Continued Tidy Towns Success in 2017

Clarecastle  were awarded a total of 293 marks in  this year  National Tidy Towns  Competition , a gain of 6 marks from 2016 and a gain  of 43 marks  since Clarecastle re-entered the Competition in 2011 the full report is available here and in Clarecastle Post Office It is a very positive report with particular praise given for the work of the ... Read More »