14 Oct

Recruitment of almost 1,000 special needs assistants will ensure children and young people are supported: Deputy Joe Carey

The recruitment of almost 1,000 special needs assistants and other supports in Budget 2021 will ensure children and young people receive dedicated support, Clare TD Joe Carey has said. Welcoming the teaching supports, Deputy Carey said: “Covid-19 has presented challenges for our education sector and our teachers, SNAs and many more across the sector have […]

13 Oct

Budget 2021: Vital ‘first steps’ towards building a better country in the wake of Covid-19: Deputy Joe Carey

Budget 2020 represents the Government’s first steps towards building a better Country in the wake of the pandemic, Clare TD Joe Carey said this evening. Deputy Carey said the €17.75 billion Budget – the largest in the history of the State – reflects the “unprecedented” times we live in. The local Fine Gael TD said […]

8 Oct

Clare gets connected: Three high-speed internet points installed locally as part of National Broadband Plan – Deputy Joe Carey 

Three new broadband connection points have been installed in Clare as part of the Government’s National Broadband Plan. The local Broadband Connection Points (BCPs), which are located at the Michael Cusack Visitor Centre, Cree Community Centre and Loop Head Lighthouse, were installed over a three-day period in the middle of last month. The announcement was […]