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What’s making news in Adare ? We report on all the good news that happens in our beautiful village, like which restaurants are winning culinary awards and which hotels are winning excellence awards for accommodation.  We report on Fashion events, art exhibitions, local sporting achievements; in fact we report on all that’s happening in Adare. We report on the activities  of our Community Council, our Tidy Towns Committee and our Business Association. If we hear some good news about our village….we report it!

Ryanair announces 200 new jobs for Shannon Airport

Ryanair will create 200 jobs with the opening of a heavy maintenance facility at Shannon Airport. The facility was opened on Wednesday and is the result of a €10 million investment. The “high-skill” jobs it will create include licensed engineers, mechanics, and support staff. It has been described as a “state-of-the-art” facility and will support […]

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Afternoon Proms in Adare 12th June

Limerick Sings International Choral Festival for Adare Our Festival Concerts are now on sale! In 4 weeks from now we will be gearing up for our Festival Afternoon Proms concert in the Holy Trinity Church in beautiful Adare Village. Join us for a programme of everything from pop and folk to traditional and classical – […]

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Key services resume at Shannon Airport.

THE CEO of the Shannon Group has confirmed the company is seeing signs of recovery as the airport gears up for a busy summer – it’s first since 2019. Commenting following the publication of the Shannon Group’s annual report for 2021, Mary Considine (pictured) said the Group has been putting the necessary steps in place to […]

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King John’s Castle to focus on attracting Limerick families

THE NEW owners of King John’s Castle have stated their ambition is to draw in more Limerick families to the 800-year-old city centre attraction. Discover Limerick DAC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Limerick City and County Council is looking to pull in local Limerick families in a bid to replenish depleted visitor numbers. In a ceremony, […]

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€3.5m Adare home attracts worldwide interest.

WHATEVER the weather, Winterwood is the perfect home – if you can afford the €3.5m guide price that is. The eight bedroom residence located on the grounds of Adare Manor boasts everything from a wine cellar to a sauna and spa room to a bar and games room. Outside, there is 3.5 acres of manicured gardens, […]

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Adare’s Website marks 20 Years in business.

A WEBSITE promoting the village of Adare and its businesses has marked its 20th anniversary, write Nick Rabbitts of the Limerick Leader. Back in 2002, adarevillage.com was founded by Geoffrey Doran and Ronan Balfe, who ran a computer repair shop called Adare IT. Geoffrey’s father Brendan, a former Southern executive, has since taken over the mantle of running […]

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2nd Public engagement day for the Draft Adare Public Realm

Further to Clare Reidy’s last email a second public engagement day for the Draft Adare Public Realm plan has been arranged to take place in Adare Town Hall on the 17th of May from 16.30pm to 19.00pm. A newspaper notice will be published 11th of May in the Limerick Leader and the 12th of May […]

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Adare’s Declan Hannon captains Limerick towards another All Ireland Final.

Two late goals finally edged Limerick past Tipperary in round three of the Munster Senior Hurling Championship. In the TUS Gaelic Grounds this Sunday it finished Limerick 3-21 Limerick 0-23. Tipperary led entering the final 10-minutes when John Kiely’s men in green found a run of scores to seal the win – eight of the […]

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PLANS TO REINSTATE TRAIN SERVICES TO ADARE?

THE IMPORTANCE of converting planned freight trains into passenger carriages in time for the Adare Ryder Cup in 2027 has been flagged by elected representatives. Limerick councillors outlined to National Transport Authority (NTA) officials their concerns in providing efficient transport for rail passengers in five years’ time. In an official presentation delivered by the NTA […]

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Ryder Cup renting bonanza – up to €55k in rent for homeowners across Limerick

THE RYDER Cup in Adare may be five years away but some savvy Limerick homeowners are earning thousands of euros today, according to the Limerick Leader. When the Leader reported last October on a website called Accommodation for The Event (AfTE) which allows people to “rent your house for the Ryder Cup 2027” there were […]

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