Clarecastle Community Garden – all spruced up!!

The painting fairies were down at the Community Garden this weekend and what a lovely job they have done.  The old grey wall has been cheered up with a fine coat of paint and the planters have got a freshen up.  Looking great and well done to all. Read More »

Village Market this Sunday 17th July at the Regatta

Clarecastle Village Market will be moving outside to the Quay Road again this year to join in the celebrations in conjunction with The Clarecastle Regatta. There will be lots of stalls including homebaking, fruit & vegetables, jam and chutneys,  arts, crafts and much more. The Regatta  has always been a great family day out with activities for all the family ... Read More »

Clarecastle Playground Committee secures new funding for equipment

CCDL’s Playground Committee were delighted to hear this week that they had secured funding through the Council and the Department of Children and Youth Affairs for equipment for the playground.  The Committee intends to purchase a disabled swing in the playground with the funds as well as signage and top up the sand and mulch.  The funding must be matched by CCDL ... Read More »

Greenhouse with a difference in Clarecastle Community Garden

Clarecastle Community Garden has been recycling water bottles……to build a greenhouse!!  Initial construction began at the Streetfest fun afternoon earlier in the month when young and older came together to have a bit of fun and do a bit of work building the new greenhouse.  It looks fabulous!!  Shows what can be done with a little imagination and team effort. ... Read More »

Clarecastle Village Market this Sunday

Clarecastle Village Market will take place this Sunday from 11a.m. to 3.p.m in the Abbey Hall in Clarecastle.  Lots of home-baking and other culinary delights as well as arts, crafts, plants and lots more.  Come along for a browse, a chat and a coffee with friends. The market takes place every second Sunday of the month. Read More »

Men’s Shed hold AGM and celebrate a successful first year

Twenty seven members attended yesterday’s first Clarecastle Community Development’s Men’s Shed AGM.  Martin Reynolds was elected Vice Chair to replace Paschal Russell next year.  John O’Flynn Asst. Sec/Treasurer to shadow Liam Barry for 2016. Bomber remains as PRO. Donal O’Brien was elected Entertainments Officer, Gerry Abraham ( a youthful 84 year old) was elected Health and Safety Officer and Johnny Meere ... Read More »