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Clare Island Ram Fair

Ram Fair

Clare Island Ram Fair

Sunday 24th Sept 2017 – 12:30pm

All are welcome to join in the community event – The Clare Island Ram Fair, the highlight of […]

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    IrishLight Clare Island Photography Workshop 2017

IrishLight Clare Island Photography Workshop 2017

Photography Workshop Dates: Thursday, September 28th – Sunday, October 1st - 2017

We are delighted to Welcome Michael McLaughlin and IrishLight for the 2017 – ‘AN TOILEÁN : THE ISLAND – Photography Workshop’

The concept of the IrishLight workshops […]

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    Family Fun Day in Memory of Luke Mulchrone Family Fun Day in Memory of Luke Mulchrone

    Family Fun Day in Memory of Luke Mulchrone

Family Fun Day in Memory of Luke Mulchrone

Saturday, 1st July: Family Fun Day in memory of Luke Mulchrone in aid of Barretstown on Clare Island.

Luke’s Family Fun Day/Fundraiser for Barretstown

Patricia O’Grady is organising a family fun day on Clare Island to raise […]

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    Easter Pony Camp Easter Pony Camp

    Easter Pony Camp

Easter Pony Camp

April 19-21: three days of games, team work and plenty of fun for island children and ponies!
During these 3 days, children will learn how to build a relationship with the ponies they are handling in […]

The Clare Island Féile Ceol 2017

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The Clare Island Feile Ceol is run by the local Comhaltas group. The Feile Ceol festival combines local talents of song and dance with a number of guest singers and […]

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

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

Clare Island Foroige Celebrates One Year

Clare Island in the Media