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#Ennis

# ennis - Monday 18 January, 2016

Prisoner (25) escapes from custody at courthouse
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# Irish PrisonService

Prisoner (25) escapes from custody at courthouse

Jan 18th 2016, 9:02 PM 27,554 Views 12 Comments

The woman was transported today from Limerick Prison to Ennis Courthouse where she was due to stand trial.

# ennis - Monday 11 January, 2016

Hundreds turn out for funeral of Polish man who died alone on Christmas Day
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Hundreds turn out for funeral of Polish man who died alone on Christmas Day

Jan 11th 2016, 10:35 PM 67,257 Views 41 Comments

Musicians also attended, while a garda escort accompanied him to the graveyard.

# ennis - Friday 8 January, 2016

Brendan O'Carroll to pay for funeral of Polish man who died in Ennis on Christmas Day
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# Liveline

Brendan O'Carroll to pay for funeral of Polish man who died in Ennis on Christmas Day

Jan 8th 2016, 4:45 PM 45,821 Views 50 Comments

The body of the 51-year-old, who was formerly homeless, has been in a morgue in Limerick since December.

# ennis - Friday 18 December, 2015

Priest gave burglar a lift into town after finding him in his wardrobe
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Priest gave burglar a lift into town after finding him in his wardrobe

Dec 18th 2015, 12:44 PM 22,992 Views 47 Comments

The man had sent the priest a Christmas card shortly before the robbery.

# ennis - Thursday 1 October, 2015

See this lad on the cover of Italian Vogue? He’s from Ennis
# Model Behaviour
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# Model Behaviour

See this lad on the cover of Italian Vogue? He’s from Ennis

Oct 1st 2015, 1:42 PM 42,011 Views 25 Comments

Meet Aidan Walsh.

See this lad with the hickey on the cover of Italian Vogue? He's from Ennis
# C'mon Vogue
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# C'mon Vogue

See this lad with the hickey on the cover of Italian Vogue? He's from Ennis

Oct 1st 2015, 1:13 PM 12,281 Views 1 Comment

Meet Aidan Walsh.

# ennis - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Search called off for Japanese tourists missing in Clare
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# Clare

Search called off for Japanese tourists missing in Clare

Sep 16th 2015, 10:22 AM 16,744 Views 6 Comments

The search has been taking place for the past three weeks.

# ennis - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

The bomb squad was called to an Ennis school to blow up some unstable lab chemicals
# Handle With Care
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# Handle With Care

The bomb squad was called to an Ennis school to blow up some unstable lab chemicals

Jul 28th 2015, 8:05 PM 11,651 Views 16 Comments

They were taking no risks with the hazardous chemicals.

# ennis - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Man in his 70s dies after ambulance breaks down on the way to hospital
# Breakdown
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# Breakdown

Man in his 70s dies after ambulance breaks down on the way to hospital

Jul 1st 2015, 10:49 AM 22,307 Views 40 Comments

It is not known if the breakdown affected the man’s survival chances.

# ennis - Friday 24 April, 2015

81-year-old former school principal appeals his sentence for abusing primary school girls
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# Child Abuse

81-year-old former school principal appeals his sentence for abusing primary school girls

Apr 24th 2015, 9:30 PM 27,231 Views 0 Comments

A judge said “this is obviously a difficult case” which raised important issues for all involved.

# ennis - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Clare music festival axed amid fears people will 'puke over walls and pee in gardens'
# Garthgate 2.0
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# Garthgate 2.0

Clare music festival axed amid fears people will 'puke over walls and pee in gardens'

Apr 14th 2015, 6:15 AM 21,481 Views 44 Comments

Residents in Ennis were concerned INISFest would lead to a rise in anti-social behaviour.

# ennis - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Meet Ireland's early 20th century female drunkards
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# Inebriated

Meet Ireland's early 20th century female drunkards

Apr 12th 2015, 6:30 PM 36,922 Views 43 Comments

Though more men at the time were convicted of drunkenness, there were more women locked up in reformatories for the offence.

# ennis - Friday 6 March, 2015

This Fianna Fáil TD chased down a hooded handbag thief in Ennis
# Dooley To The Rescue
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# Dooley To The Rescue

This Fianna Fáil TD chased down a hooded handbag thief in Ennis

Mar 6th 2015, 3:06 PM 15,734 Views 74 Comments

Timmy Dooley returned the handbag to the elderly woman, who he said was “dazed” by the incident.

# ennis - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Now Sinn Féin could pull out of the Vincent Browne constituency debates
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# Falling Apart

Now Sinn Féin could pull out of the Vincent Browne constituency debates

Jan 14th 2015, 9:00 PM 25,887 Views 92 Comments

The party is in dispute with TV3 producers over the exclusion of election candidates from the debate panels.

# ennis - Sunday 28 December, 2014

500 students at a Clare school tried to stay off social media for a week ... It didn't end well
# Wild Mood Swings
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# Wild Mood Swings

500 students at a Clare school tried to stay off social media for a week ... It didn't end well

Dec 28th 2014, 5:00 PM 30,625 Views 0 Comments

The students who managed to avoid accessing their online personas experienced a range of withdrawal symptoms, like mood swings and irritability.

# ennis - Saturday 20 December, 2014

This dog from Ennis just got the best early Christmas present
# Ho Ho Ho
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# Ho Ho Ho

This dog from Ennis just got the best early Christmas present

Dec 20th 2014, 10:51 AM 5,576 Views 0 Comments

Lucky old Charlie.

# ennis - Monday 1 December, 2014

Mick Wallace and Clare Daly to appear in court
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# Shannon Airport

Mick Wallace and Clare Daly to appear in court

Dec 1st 2014, 3:15 PM 17,808 Views 0 Comments

The TDs were arrested in July after trying to search a US military aircraft.

# ennis - Friday 21 November, 2014

Water meter installer 'had rifle pointed at him'
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# Clarecastle

Water meter installer 'had rifle pointed at him'

Nov 21st 2014, 11:10 PM 27,390 Views 124 Comments

The incident took place in Clarecastle, Co Clare, this morning.

# ennis - Sunday 9 November, 2014

Cratloe power past Thurles Sarsfields to book a place in Munster decider
# Banner Roars
# Banner Roars

Cratloe power past Thurles Sarsfields to book a place in Munster decider

Nov 9th 2014, 3:59 PM 8,596 Views 2 Comments

Conor McGrath and Padraic Collins impress as the Clare champions qualify for their first ever provincial hurling final.

# ennis - Sunday 7 September, 2014

‘I lost touch with reality in a big way’ - The Irishmen who played snooker non-stop for 4 days
# Interview
# Interview

‘I lost touch with reality in a big way’ - The Irishmen who played snooker non-stop for 4 days

Sep 7th 2014, 9:59 AM 23,100 Views 12 Comments

How two lads from Ennis, County Clare recently broke a Guinness World Record.

# ennis - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Gardai are investigating suspected petrol bomb attack on a Clare courthouse
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Gardai are investigating suspected petrol bomb attack on a Clare courthouse

Aug 28th 2014, 10:40 PM 11,280 Views 14 Comments

The attack took place in the early hours of this morning.

# ennis - Friday 11 July, 2014

Calls for sentencing guidelines after two-year sentence for GAA figure guilty of sexual assault
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# Limerick

Calls for sentencing guidelines after two-year sentence for GAA figure guilty of sexual assault

Jul 11th 2014, 2:06 PM 16,521 Views 0 Comments

The man was found guilty of sexually assaulting two teenagers.

# ennis - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

80-year-old activist Margaretta D'Arcy given two week sentence in court for Shannon protest
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# Protest

80-year-old activist Margaretta D'Arcy given two week sentence in court for Shannon protest

Jun 25th 2014, 10:42 AM 8,685 Views 83 Comments

D’Arcy was ordered to sign a bond promising not to trespass at Shannon Airport – but she may not sign it.

# ennis - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Man in court after newsagent worker threatened with a knife
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# Robbery

Man in court after newsagent worker threatened with a knife

May 24th 2014, 12:33 PM 8,864 Views 0 Comments

The robbery was foiled when a passing garda patrol arrested the man close to the scene.

# ennis - Friday 23 May, 2014

Man arrested after shop worker threatened with knife
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Man arrested after shop worker threatened with knife

May 23rd 2014, 8:06 PM 8,930 Views 0 Comments

A sum of money was taken from the shop during the incident.

# ennis - Monday 19 May, 2014

Two rape crisis centres are to close temporarily as cuts take hold
# Crisis Funding
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# Crisis Funding

Two rape crisis centres are to close temporarily as cuts take hold

May 19th 2014, 10:57 PM 14,353 Views 50 Comments

The services in Clare and Tipperary will be closed for at least a month because of a €120,000 shortfall.

# ennis - Thursday 15 May, 2014

This Clare homeowner has the perfect way of dealing with canvassing politicians
# Election 2014
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# Election 2014

This Clare homeowner has the perfect way of dealing with canvassing politicians

May 15th 2014, 8:48 AM 6,467 Views 7 Comments

*steeples fingers, laughs maniacally*

# ennis - Sunday 16 March, 2014

VIDEO: All the goals as Clare put five past Waterford
# Easy
# Easy

VIDEO: All the goals as Clare put five past Waterford

Mar 16th 2014, 7:13 PM 3,748 Views 5 Comments

The Banner County triumphed by a comprehensive score of 5-18 to 0-20.

# ennis - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Two arrested for theft of 15 manhole covers
# This Is A Holed Up
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# This Is A Holed Up

Two arrested for theft of 15 manhole covers

Mar 5th 2014, 6:47 PM 23,574 Views 59 Comments

Gardaí said this evening that the removal or theft of manhole covers is “potentially lethal to road users”.

# ennis - Monday 24 February, 2014

Post-mortem due on grandmother who died after being hit by own car
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# Tragedy

Post-mortem due on grandmother who died after being hit by own car

Feb 24th 2014, 8:27 AM 12,681 Views 5 Comments

The 74-year-old woman was loading shopping into her car when the freak accident happened.

# ennis - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
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# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Feb 23rd 2014, 9:00 PM 21,137 Views 0 Comments

Everyone’s talking about a tragic death in Ennis, bank guarantee documents, and the Olympic games.

74-year-old grandmother dies after being struck by her own car in Ennis
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# Clare

74-year-old grandmother dies after being struck by her own car in Ennis

Feb 23rd 2014, 8:59 PM 55,627 Views 34 Comments

The freak incident occurred on Francis Street earlier this afternoon.

# ennis - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Man who spent night trapped under mini-digger recovering in hospital
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# Gortgloss

Man who spent night trapped under mini-digger recovering in hospital

Feb 18th 2014, 11:51 AM 13,059 Views 7 Comments

Emergency services used lifting equipment to free the man, more than 12 hours after his ordeal began.

# ennis - Monday 17 February, 2014

Henry Shefflin's crazy dance could be about to sweep the nation
# THROWING SHAPES
# THROWING SHAPES

Henry Shefflin's crazy dance could be about to sweep the nation

Feb 17th 2014, 5:14 PM 12,959 Views 10 Comments

First the Harlem Shake, now Henry.

# ennis - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Rail track that was raised by 60 centimetres... is now 50 centimetres under water
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# Limerick-ennis

Rail track that was raised by 60 centimetres... is now 50 centimetres under water

Feb 11th 2014, 11:39 AM 16,790 Views 43 Comments

The rail line between Limerick and Ennis will stay closed for another six weeks. At least.

# ennis - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Gardaí investigating after man's body found in car park
# Co Clare
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# Co Clare

Gardaí investigating after man's body found in car park

Jan 25th 2014, 2:51 PM 16,289 Views 5 Comments

The body of the 61-year-old was found in a car park in the Co Clare village of Ballynacally this morning.

# ennis - Friday 24 January, 2014

'Ireland's Largest Lingerie Section' could become actual tourist landmark
# Knickers
From The Daily Edge
# Knickers

'Ireland's Largest Lingerie Section' could become actual tourist landmark

Jan 24th 2014, 11:40 AM 41,840 Views 40 Comments

The Father Ted episode was filmed in Dunnes Stores in Ennis, and a local councillor wants it recognised.

# ennis - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Irish guy's Game of Thrones cover goes viral after cast member tweets it
# Game Of Thrones
From The Daily Edge
# Game Of Thrones

Irish guy's Game of Thrones cover goes viral after cast member tweets it

Jan 23rd 2014, 6:00 PM 23,229 Views 27 Comments

Sign him up to play the next wedding!

# ennis - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Man arrested in €200,000 Clare drug raid
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Man arrested in €200,000 Clare drug raid

Jan 22nd 2014, 8:17 AM 9,738 Views 77 Comments

The man, who is in his 30s, is being held at Ennis Garda Station for questioning.

# ennis - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Gardaí make fifth seizure of cannabis plants in Clare in one week
# Drugs
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# Drugs

Gardaí make fifth seizure of cannabis plants in Clare in one week

Jan 15th 2014, 6:09 PM 10,000 Views 58 Comments

Gardaí have seized more than one million euros worth of cannabis plants in Clare over the past seven days.