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Joe Carey TD



8 Jan

Deputy Joe Carey (centre) with Christy Leyden of the Clarecastle Tidy Towns Committee and Cllr Paul Murphy at the People's Park in Clarecastle.
Photo: Yvonne Vaughan.

€200,000 for three Clare recreation projects

Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has confirmed that three Clare projects have been approved for almost €200,000 in funding under the latest phase of the Outdoor Recreation and Infrastructure Scheme. The development of walking trails at the People’s Park in Clarecastle; the extension of the river walk in Ennistymon and the provision of a looped […]

24 Dec

Social Protection

More Clare people claiming treatment benefits

There has been a significant increase in the number of Clare people benefitting from dental, optical and aural services over the past year since the treatment benefit scheme operated by the Department of Social Protection was extended to include self-employed people.

23 Dec

Joe Carey in Ennis

Photograph by Yvonne Vaughan Photography.

Carey calls for local industry supports

The importance of supporting indigenous businesses by helping them remain profitable and to diversify when they experience difficulties was emphasised by Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey during a recent Dáil debate.

19 Dec


Carey welcomes improvement for low income earners

This week’s Central Statistics Office (CSO) survey on income and living conditions shows improvements for people on low incomes, according to Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey.

18 Dec

school repairs

Ten Clare schools to benefit from Summer Works scheme

Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has confirmed that ten local schools will undergo major improvement works over the summer months thanks to Government funding through the Summer Works Scheme.

16 Dec

Seniors alert

2,000 Clare participants in Seniors Alert Scheme

Almost 2,000 older people in Clare have received personalised alarm pendants under the Seniors Alert Scheme since 2010, according to Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey.