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The Afternoon Show - Friday May 9th 2014

Joining Máire on today’s Friday panel was Laura Mulcahy, Ennis Playwright and Director,  Cormac O’Sullivan of DNG O’Sullivan Hurley and Peter O’Connell from The Clare Champion. The panel talked about the upcoming local elections and their views on what the candidates are meeting on the doorstep. From the role of the local councillor to representing their community and the issues that are most pertinent to the people of Clare. They also talked about the level of anger and frustration amongst people.

Bingo 9th May

There was one winner of yesterdays draw which means todays prize is 200 euro congratulations to Helen o Leary from miltown malbay who purchased her book in Londis Miltown Malbay Helen wins 200 Euro

It is week 19 and we are playing off the Yellow page of your book – eyes down and the very best of luck – here are today’s numbers

49 23 28 4 50 90 76 48 43 31

Morning Focus Friday 9th May

On Fridays Morning Focus John began by speaking to Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey and Clare Fianna Fail TD Timmy Dooley about what's been a very busy week in politics.  Topics discussed included the resignation of Alan Shatter from the Cabinet, the new Ministers of Justice and Children and water charges which will see home owners across Clare face an average cost of 240 euro per year for water.

The Afternoon Show - Thursday May 8th 2014

Pol O Conghaile is an award winning Travel Writer with The Irish Independent, Irish Examiner and National Geographic Traveller and he joined Máire in studio this afternoon for the launch of a special tourism competition for Clare. Clare FM have teamed up with Quick Tours by Dublin Coach – Ireland’s premier coach tour provider, to find Clare’s Hidden Gems and let the world know that Clare tourism is back in business! Send us your pictures, video and 500 words explaining what makes your Clare Hidden Gem so special.

Bingo 08th May

 

There were two winners of yesterdays draw which means today’s prize is 200 Euro congratulations to Eileen naughton in tubber who purchased her book in finnertys tubber and Una Morgan from kilfenora who purchased her book in Howleys kilfenora each win 300 Euro

It is week 19 and we are playing off the pink page of your book – eyes down and the very best of luck – here are today’s numbers

55 86 8 36 81 77 52 61 40 7

Morning Focus Thursday 8th May

Today’s Morning Focus was a special live debate as part of Clare FM's Local Election Countdown 2014. Part 1 of our Ennis area debates saw 14 candidates debate the most pressing issues affecting Clare residents.

Morning Focus Wednesday 7th May

Today’s Morning Focus was a special live debate as part of Clare FM's Local Election Countdown 2014. 10 candidates in the Killaloe electoral area debated the most pressing issues affecting Clare residents.

The Afternoon Show - Wednesday May 7th 2014

Laura Foley from Loop Head Tourism was a guest of The Afternoon Show today to talk about how Loop Head Peninsula has recently been announced as a finalist in The Restaurant Association of Irelands Foodie Town Competition 2014. The Finalists will now compete against each other for the title of Foodie Town 2014 with a national public voting campaign in which each of the ten finalists canvas the country for votes. Voting will make up 50% of the final decision and the other 50% will be decided by a team of three judges who will visit the ten finalists.

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