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    Paupers Grave Sculpture for Drumcliffe Graveyard

    The paupers grave sculpture is nearing completion and will be installed in the coming weeks. Also nearing completion is the Sisters of Mercy sculpture, (pictured here)

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    Cycle tour of Ennis 16/6/2010

    As part of Bike Week 2010, Barry Keating, Road Safety Officer, Clare County Council, Róisín Ni Ghairbhigh, An Taisce Green Flag Travel Office and the Gardaí organised a cycle tour of Ennis . In excess of 400 children from Barefield, Clarecastle, Cloughleigh, Holy Family, C.B.S. Ennis,  and Gaelscoil Inis National Schools took part in the […]

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    River Fergus Clean Up

    Ennis tidy towns and friends carried out a clean up of the Fergus this week, and collected and tidied up a large amount of sandbags which had found their way into the river over the winter. Branches were cut off dead trees which had fallen into the river and were removed. Steele’s Rock was in […]

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    Clare County Library Archive

    We have linked up with the Clare County Library Website to enable our visitors to access information on Ennis and its history and development. This link will also make available almost 2,000 images of Ennis and Environs. We encourage visitors to the site to use the search facilities for images, both past and present. » […]

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    Bikeweek 2010: Ennis Tidy Towns Links With Transition Town

    The  “Bring a Bike Back” initiative, was a great success last saturday 12th June   with the public turning out in force to both donate a bike, and to take a bike. Colm and Brian were on hand to repair punctures, fix brakes and gears, oil chains and anything else that was needed to bring the […]

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    Community Challenge 2010

    Tidy Towns is challenging Residents Associations to come up with projects to enhance their environment which could see groups winning a grant of up to €200 towards their project. Ennis Tidy Towns committee will give a grant of up to €200 to every group that comes up with an appropriate idea or project. Minimum paperwork […]

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    “Love Your Mug!” – take a Reusable mug with you

    This year we are launching our “love your mug campaign” under waste minimisation.We have designed and purchased 2,000 travel mugs, which we are giving out free to 5th and 6th year students, and coffee shop goers in Ennis. We have carried out a lot of research into what is been thrown out in the council’s […]

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    Bikeweek (13th – 20th June 2010)

    Ennis Tidy Towns are getting involved and helping to promote bikeweek this year and we commend Minister Noel Dempsey’s recent National Cycle Policy Framework. As part of this policy, Minister Dempsey initiated an annual National Bike Week (13th – 20th June 2010), and we are working closely with Clare county council road safety officer Barry […]

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    Waste Management Biodiversity & Wildlife Seminars

    Ennis Tidy Towns Committee hosted two seminars on Tuesday April 27th in the Civic Room, of Ennis Town Council.The seminars were a great success and were well attended by primary schools, residents groups and tidy town groups from all around Clare, Presenter Lorraine Power has 10 years experience working as Environmental Awareness Officer for Local […]

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    Spring Clean 2010

    Ennis Town Council in partnership with Ennis Tidy Towns, had a very successful spring clean last Saturday 17/4/2010. Over 27 residents groups took part in clean ups of their estates and green areas, and other estates have signed up and will be doing a clean up in the weeks ahead. Waterpark house was our meeting […]

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