Brian Meaney

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Previous Fianna Fáil poll topper in Clare, Timmy Dooley loses seat.  Photograph: Alan Betson

The Sinn Féin performance that blew across the country claimed two high profile electoral casualties in Clare. Former Fine Gael junior minister, Pat (...)

Fianna Fáil failed to secure an overall majority on Clare County Council, but party Transport spokesman Timmy Dooley TD said there was a spring in the step of party members again in Clare after the performance. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Fianna Fáil are once again the largest party on Clare County Council, taking 12 of the 28 seats in the council.The party failed to secure an overall m(...)

The  hospital board stated that the decision to close the privately run clinic at Cahercalla Community Hospital and Hospice ‘has come after several months of consultation’.

The decline in the number of people covered by private health insurance has been cited as one of the reasons behind the closur(...)

A hospital has been asking patients to provide their own batteries for medical equipment, it has emerged.

A hospital has been asking patients to provide their own batteries for medical equipment, it has emerged.It was confirmed last week that Ennis General(...)

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan in september 2010,  when he was minister for communications, energy and natural resources, arriving at Government Buildings for a cabinet meeting. Photograph: Frank Miller

A quip made famous by the late Con Houlihan perfectly, if cruelly, describes the current status of the Green Party. A reporter with notions had left t(...)