Ready to Rock around the Christmas Tree

Hohoho. Not many more sleeps left to the big night and we hope that all the boys and girls are on their best behavior. There have been reports of elves being spotted in the playground and reporting back to Santa when someone is naughty. So we have another chance for you to show him how good you are. Put on your best ... Read More »

Halloween Photos

Check out the spooky photo’s of the Halloween Disco in the gallery. Thanks to everyone who supported the event and gave generously to the playground fund. Keep an eye out for news of an exciting Playground Christmas party.Ho Ho Ho Read More »

Halloween Party Moves Indoors Abbey Hall

The scary weather today means that our Spooky Playground Party is moving indoors. The new venue is the Abbey Hall where we will have a Halloween Disco at between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. Looking forward to meeting lots of scary creatures. Read More »

Spooky Playground Reminder

Remember the playground is going to be transformed into a spooky hideout for witches and goblins on Friday afternoon. Fun starts at 3 p.m. Let’s hope the rain will hold off for the first of many fun events in our new playground. Read More »

Playground Closing Time for the Winter

Remember that the clocks go back this weekend so the Playground will be closing at 5pm each day from Sunday 26th October. We would like to take this opportunity to again thank all users of the Playground for their respect for the equipment and assistance with keeping the area clean and tidy. Don’t forget to join us on Halloween when witches, ghosts and goblins will gather for ... Read More »

Clare County Council agrees a maintenance grant for playgrounds in Clare

Clarecastle Community Development Ltd (CCDL) was delighted with the announcement yesterday evening that Clare County Council had agreed to provide a maintenance grant for two years to assist 29 playgrounds in the County with ongoing annual maintenance charges.  Clarecastle Community Playground will be one of the beneficiaries of the scheme and as such will be eligible to apply for assistance to help cover ... Read More »