Clarecastle Community Playground – just 2 weeks left to buy-a-brick!

The playground is almost complete and will be opened in a few weeks time for all to enjoy.  The grass needs to be given a chance to grow before we all get in there and a few things need to be finished off before we can let little feet run around and enjoy this fabulous new facility!! Just a little reminder that the ... Read More »

Last chance to Buy-a-Brick for the Playground

Clarecastle Community Development Ltd (CCDL) is delighted to announce that the construction of the Clarecastle Community playground is well underway and that we expect it to be opened to the public at the beginning of June 2014. The Community as a whole has been very supportive of this project from the outset.  CCDL has secured most of the funding for ... Read More »

First sod turned on Clarecastle Playground

Children in Clarecastle came together last weekend to prepare the ground for their new playground in the heart of the village. They agreed that many hands make light work and that they would do what they could to get things moving in advance of the big machinery arriving on site on Monday. It has been a long road but Clarecastle ... Read More »

School Christmas Fair tomorrow – chance to “buy-a-brick” for the playground

Clarecastle National School is holding its annual Christmas Fair tomorrow afternoon (Sunday 17th November) from 12.30 until 6 p.m.  It promises to be a great day out with almost 60 stalls to browse.  This will be a super social event as well as a great opportunity to start your Christmas shopping with a wide range of gift ideas on offer ... Read More »

Community Garden – draft plan – come and find out more!

Clarecastle Community Development is bringing interested parties together to set up a Community Garden which will be situated at the entrance to the GAA pitch.  A second meeting is being held this Tuesday 24th September at 7.30 in the Old School to consider draft plans for the garden. These have been drawn up by an experienced landscape architect living in ... Read More »

The Countdown is on….only 5 days until the Clarecastle Festival of Fun

There is a flurry of activity in Clarecastle as the final preparations are made for Clarecastle’s Festival of Fun – part of the national Gathering events. The Festival has a fun-packed programme with a broad range of activities – something for everyone. It will open on Friday 12th July at 19.00 in the GAA Club and the first event will ... Read More »