On Your Side in Clare

Joe Carey TD

WORKING FOR THE FUTURE

FINE GAEL

29 Mar

New Shannon Group Chairman to lead post-Covid recovery

THE nomination of former Ryanair Commercial Director Conal Henry as Chairperson Designate of the Shannon Group has been described by Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey as a significant development in the region’s recovery from the Covid pandemic. Transport Minister Eamon Ryan confirmed his intention to appoint Mr Henry to the position of Chairperson of […]

28 Mar

€1.8million to improve housing for older and disabled people in Clare

CLARE County Council is to receive increased funding of more than €1.8 million to help older people and people with a disability to live independently. Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey said that the money will come from the Government’s Housing Adaptation Grant with an additional €454,776 coming from the council’s own resources, bringing the  […]

26 Mar

West Clare pub to become hub of community activity

A West Clare pub will be selected to participate in a  national pilot programme to encourage rural publicans to diversify their facilities for community use as cinemas, digital hubs, book clubs, arts and crafts workshops or meeting spaces. The ‘Pubs as Community Hubs’ initiative is to be rolled out in Cavan, West Donegal, West Cork, […]

25 Mar

Clare people giving shelter and support to refugees

WITH more than 1,000 Ukrainian refugees based in the county, Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has paid tribute to the generous spirit of the hundreds of Clare people who are providing shelter and support to the new arrivals. He made special mention of the example being set by local communities in Kilkee, Ballyvaughan and Lisdoonvarna […]

24 Mar

Reasons for Ó Céidigh’s resignation need to be established

A DETAILED analysis should be undertaken to establish the reasons why Pádraig Ó Céidigh resigned as chairperson of the Shannon Group before a recruitment campaign gets under way to appoint his successor. Speaking in the Dáil earlier today (Thursday), Clare Fine Gael TD Joe  Carey described Mr Ó Céidigh’s resignation as very disappointing news as […]

23 Mar

Government will help counter impact of price increases

DESPITE opposition claims that the Government is ruling out any further measures to ease cost of living pressures, Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey says every effort will be made to counter the effects of energy supply and price impacts. “The significant retail price increases for energy are a matter of strong concern to the […]

FIND EVERYTHING