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Joe Carey TD



16 Jun

Joe Carey Ennis hospital ambulance

Progress on €25million community hospital project

Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has confirmed that the HSE has agreed to purchase a greenfield site for the development of a €25 million community hospital to replace St Joseph’s Geriatric Hospital in Ennis.

15 Jun

Joe Carey TD at Ennis National School.
Photograph by Yvonne Vaughan Photography.

Carey moves to solve school enrolment dilemma

Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has confirmed that a meeting between a senior official from the Department of Education and the principals of all secondary schools in the Ennis area is to take place this week with a view to ensuring that all children completing their primary education can access secondary school places in September.

14 Jun


Funding for New Quay repairs

Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has welcomed an allocation of €81,000 to repair walls, strengthen and reinforce embankment with rock armour at Aughinish Island, New Quay.

12 Jun

sheep exports

Clare farmers will benefit from Japanese sheepmeat deal

Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has welcomed the successful conclusion of talks to allow Irish sheepmeat access the lucrative Japanese market.

11 Jun


Access to Spinraza is life-changing development

Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has described the approval of access to Spinraza for children with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) as a life-changing development for young people affected by the disease.

10 Jun

Childcare provider

Extra funding to increase childcare services in Clare

An overall allocation of €114,868 in Government funding to childcare providers in Clare will lead to the creation of additional childcare places in the county.