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Erin’s Isle blogposts and podcasts on Clare Island

Check out 2 recent posts and podcasts from Erin’s Isle below…..

Ep 15: Will You Meet Me on Clare Island?

It’s a step back in time to what rural Ireland was like […]

RTE Drivetime coverage of cutbacks to Community Development Programmes

A very interesting report on the proposed cuts to Community Development Programmes. It explains why the cuts may mean the death of the island communities. People explain what the development offices and programmes mean to […]

Recent Press Coverage of Island Funding Saga

Below are a number of links to different articles. Click on the link to read full articles:

Irish Times 17th Nov

Irish Examiner 17th Nov

West Cork Times 17th Nov

Mayo News 18th Nov

Mayo […]

Islanders urge Government to reverse cut in core funding

Islanders urge Government to reverse cut in core funding

Grant addresses ‘social exclusion and isolation’

Áine Ryan

FUTURE sustainability of non-Gaeltacht islands has been threatened by the scheduled withdrawal of core Government funding at the end of the […]

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    Launch of Community Futures Plan on 9th Nov

Launch of Community Futures Plan on 9th Nov

Currach made on a recent boat building coarse run on Clare Island.

Launch of Clare Island Community Futures Plan 9th November 2014

It was a busy day for a Sunday in November on Clare Island November 9th […]

Clare Island Foroige Celebrates One Year

Clare Island in the Media