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19 May

Transfer of Shannon Heritage sites is a top priority

MINISTER of State Hildegarde Naughton has assured Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey that facilitating the transfer of Shannon Heritage tourism sites at Bunratty, Knappogue and Craggaunowen to the ownership of Clare County Council is a top priority for herself and her Department. And she has confirmed that a working group made up of the relevant […]

18 May

Maintenance base underpins Ryanair commitment to Shannon

Commenting on Ryanair’s confirmation that it will invest €10million and create 200 high skill jobs in a new aircraft heavy maintenance base in Shannon, Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey, who is Chairman of the Shannon Airport Oireachtas Group said that the new maintenance base underpins Ryanair commitment to Shannon. “The Shannon Region is a […]

16 May

Clare community centres can benefit from new funding scheme

VOLUNTARY groups in Clare are being encouraged to apply for up to  €300,000 in funding to upgrade and refurbish community centres. Fine Gael TD Joe Carey said that the funding is part of a Government strategy to build stronger and safer communities by making towns, villages and parishes across Clare  better places to live, work, […]

15 May

Clare costal communities benefit from special Brexit funding

MORE than €300,000 has been approved for seven Clare projects from a special initiative to counter the adverse effects of Brexit on Irish coastal communities. Stating that it was a very significant allocation both in terms of the number of projects and the level of funding approved, Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey added that […]

25 Apr

Funding for historic Clare church buildings conservation plans

ALMOST €30,000 has been allocated to prepare conservation plans for three historic Clare church buildings from this year’s Community Monuments Fund. Confirming the allocations, Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey said that the plans would identify measures for conservation of archaeological monuments and improving public access at Kilofin Church near Lasbasheeda; Templemaley Church outside Ennis […]

24 Apr

Shannon should be included in regional airports funding scheme

A €4.3 million allocation to Shannon Airport from the Regional Airports Programme has been welcomed by Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey as a significant move to put Shannon on a level playing field with its competitors. “I have campaigned over many years to have Shannon included in this important funding stream and this is […]

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