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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!

Work to begin on reopening Foynes-Limerick rail line.

Work is due to start today on reopening the Foynes-Limerick rail line as a freight service as part of a €104 million upgrade, which could possibly see a passenger service also return to the 164-year-old rail line in the future. Clearing of vegetation along the 42km track has already started, and major construction work on […]

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Celebrations in Adare as Tidy Towns Award is presented

THERE were celebrations in Adare on Wednesday night at an event to mark its success in their year’s Supervalu Tidy Towns competition. It was announced last month that the village and its Tidy Towns committee had been a awarded gold medal in the national competition. In addition, it won the County Award with Ardpatrick Tidy […]

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The Oak Room at Adare Manor is named Hotel Restaurant of the Year at the FOOD&WINE Awards 2022

The Oak Room at Adare Manor is named Hotel Restaurant of the Year at the FOOD&WINE Awards 2022 The team at Adare Manor are celebrating as The Oak Room was named Hotel Restaurant of the Year at the FOOD&WINE Awards on Sunday afternoon at a glamorous event held in Dublin’s Mansion House.  Now in their […]

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Former Limerick TD and Fair City star announce ‘miracle’ as twins on the way.

It’s a double surprise for former Limerick TD Tom Neville and his partner Jenny Dixon as they announce that “through an act of god” twins are on the way. Jenny, who previously starred as KerriAnn on Fair City, took to social media to tell of an “emotional rollercoaster” that had led to the couple learning […]

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Double success for Adare as Tidy Towns results are announced

Adare Tidy was celebrating on the double over the bank holiday weekend after it won two major prizes. Less than 72 hours after being named the overall winner of Limerick Going for Gold 2022, members of the committee travelled to the RDS in Dublin where they collected a gold medal at the national Tidy Towns […]

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Inaugural global conference for Adare

THE Shannon Airport Group has announced an official partnership with the Irish Business & General Aviation Association’s (IBGAA) inaugural conference which will take place in Limerick next month. The event, at Adare Manor, is expected to attract more than 100 tourism and business aviation delegates from across the globe. It will be launched by Minister of State Hildegarde Naughton. The […]

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Adare Tidy Towns crowned overall winners of Limerick Going for Gold 2022

Adare Tidy Towns took home the top prize of €10,000 after it was named the overall winner of Limerick Going for Gold 2022 The awards ceremony, which was MC’d by Richard Lynch, took place at the Limerick Strand Hotel this Tuesday night – the first since Covid-19 hit in early 2020. Adare Tidy Towns, which […]

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WIN a Trip to Disneyland Paris

To celebrate their new route to Paris Orly with Vueling, Shannon Airport is giving away a once in a lifetime trip to Disneyland Paris for one lucky family! This magical prize includes: Return flights for a family of 4 from Shannon to Paris Orly, 3 night hotel accommodation at the 4 star Grand Magic Hotel, […]

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Fr. Joe Noonan who was ‘filled with kindness, compassion and strength’ goes to his God.

IT WAS fitting that a priest who took such special care of those who were sick received a beautiful send-off surrounded by family and friends, including Fr Chris O’Donnell, at his side. Fr Joe Noonan, aged 81, of Ballyelan, Ballingarry, went to his God on Saturday, October 8. His funeral Mass was said by Bishop Brendan Leahy […]

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Adare Manor Announces Staff Appointments.

October 13, 2022. Adare Manor has announced the promotion of Liz Godfrey and Gillian Griffin, both current members of its sales team, who will now be appointed as the director of sales – MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions) and director of sales – leisure, respectively. Backgrounds Godfrey has worked for over ten years with […]

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