New book slams psychiatric profession for failure to support patient rehabilitation

A former probation officer has written a memoir detailing his experiences as a sufferer of Bi Polar disorder and how his encounter with psychiatric health professionals failed to offer him much solace in his attempts to understand his condition. The condition, which is also known as manic depression, is accompanied by mood swings from deep […]

INIS Fest goes ahead

The organisers of INIS Fest today confirmed that the music festival will take place at Ennis Showgrounds in County Clare on June 26-28th, 2015. The festival was originally planned for Active Ennis Tim Smythe Park but was subsequently postponed due to opposition from a small number of local residents. Organised by Impresario Events, the inaugural […]

Free parking incentives for Ennis and Kilrush

Clare County Council has announced the introduction of free parking initiatives on a trial basis in Ennis and Kilrush. Two-hour free parking is being made available in Kilrush while free parking is also being provided in the Council’s car parks in Ennis from 2.00 p.m. each Saturday. Parking charges will continue to apply to on-street […]