Art & Craft Classes

Art & Craft Classes every Saturday in the Abbey Hall, Clarecastle and every Thursday in the Maria Assumpta Hall, Ennis.  Contact Veronica at 085 134 3989 for details. 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 »


Pilates commencing at Clarecastle N.S. hall from Thursday 1st September at 7.15 pm for 6 weeks.  Men and Women welcome.  Please contac Eilish on 087-7416724. Read More »

Olympic Medals

Olympic Medals – Congratulations to Paul & Garry O’Donovan on winning silver at the Olympics in Rio for Rowing.  Their grandfather John Doab was a native of Connolly Villas, Ennis and their uncle Mike Doab who had the Butcher shop in Clarecastle. Read More »

Clarecastle Heritage Walk – next Thursday 25th August at 19.00

As part of National Heritage Week, Clarecastle and Ballyea Heritage and Wildlife Committee is organising a heritage walk through Clarecastle.  It should be very interesting showing off many points of historical interest in the village and recounting some fascinating anecdotes from times gone by.  All are welcome to attend. Free of charge.  Read More »

National Community Games Finals

National Community Games Finals – Clarecastle/Ballyea will have 15 children representing Clare in the National Community Games finals in Athlone over the next two weekends.  The participants next weekend are David Meaney U14 Art, Lucy Hoyne Solo Singing U16, Eoin Costelloe Solo Music U12, Ella Doherty U14 mixed distance relay and U15 Duathlon. Boys U16 Swimming Squad James Costelloe, Conor ... Read More »