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25 Jul

Childcare

Check your childcare supports

With targeted childcare supports being increased by as much as 50 per cent, Clare parents are being encouraged to find out how they can benefit by logging on to a new information website. Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey said that while there have been over 173,000 page visits to the affordablechildcare.ie website in the […]

25 Jul

Joe Carey TD at Shannon Airport
Photograph by Yvonne Vaughan Photography.

Carey calls on United Airlines to retain full Shannon service

Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has called on the Board of United Airlines to reconsider their decision suspend daily year round flights between New York and Shannon Airport. And he has asked Transport Minister Shane Ross for his support in persuading the directors of the US airline not to go ahead with   their […]

24 Jul

broadband connection

Kilkee to benefit from improved broadband

Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has confirmed a major investment by broadband provider eir that will involve the delivery of fibre to home services (FTTH) in the Kilkee area by the end of next year. And he says that eir has also informed him that a fibre to cabinet (FTCC) high speed service will […]

23 Jul

passport

Make sure your travel documents are in order

With many Clare people planning foreign holidays at this time of year, local Fine Gael TD Joe Carey is reminding them to make sure their travel documents are in order before they travel. “Before you book your trip it is important to look at your passport and check its expiry date. If you’re booking for […]

31 Dec

Track cycling

Velodrome project to benefit Clare cyclists

Confirmation that Sport Ireland is to undertake a cost benefit analysis on the construction of an €8 million national velodrome represents a major opportunity for Clare’s elite cyclists, according to Fine Gael TD Joe Carey. Responding to a recent Dáil question from Deputy Carey, Minister of State Patrick O’Donovan said that once the appropriate financial […]

28 Dec

Social Protection

Carers and one-parent families to benefit from new measures

Hundreds of carers and lone parents in Clare will benefit from new social protection measures that will come into force next week, according to Fine Gael TD Joe Carey. Carers will receive carer’s allowance for an additional 12 weeks if the person they are caring for moves into full-time care. There are almost 70,000 carers […]

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