Harvest Time in our Polytunnel!

Posted on March 30th, 2017

October 2016

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November 2016

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March 2017

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As you can see from the pictures there has been huge progress in…

Enhanced Credit Guarantee Scheme Is Good For Small Business

Posted on March 22nd, 2017

Enhanced Credit Guarantee Scheme Is Good For Small Business


Chambers Ireland has today (21 March 2017) welcomed the announcement of the new Credit Guarantee Scheme 2017 by Minister for Employment and Small Business, Pat Breen TD.


Commenting on the new Scheme, Ian Talbot, Chief Executive, Chambers Ireland said, “The announcement of the new and enhanced Credit Guarantee Scheme is good news for Irish business and will increase the vital support needed to access finance for SMEs.  The announcement…

Regional Business Networking event

Posted on March 10th, 2017

Presenter, Kingsley Aikins has developed a unique easy to follow approach and methodology which he will demonstrate during the evening by arranging activities and exercises to enable attendees put the skills learned into practice.

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Ennis, Limerick and Shannon Chambers Regional Business Networking event


Date                      Wednesday 29th March

Time:                     6pm – 8pm

Venue:                 Bunratty Castle Hotel


The networking evening, presented by Ennis, Limerick and Shannon Chambers will outline why networking is now more important than…

Prompt Payment Code

Posted on March 2nd, 2017

DJEI have launched a new campaign to promote the Prompt Payment Code and to encourage business to sign up. There is a new easy to use website with lots of useful new information and testimonial videos from signatories.  Chambers Ireland and many Chambers across the Network have signed up to the code and we encourage all Chambers and your members to do the same and to help to end the culture of late payments in Ireland.


The Department has…

Chambers Ireland Welcomes Publication of Mediation Bill 2017

Posted on February 13th, 2017

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Chambers Ireland Welcomes Publication of Mediation Bill 2017

Chambers Ireland today (13th February 2017) welcomed the long-awaited publication of the Mediation Bill 2017 by the Department of Justice and Equality.

Speaking following the publication of the legislation, Chambers Ireland Chief Executive Ian Talbot said, “Chambers Ireland has long been an advocate for increased use of these mechanisms, particularly mediation, to resolve commercial disputes. Going to court can be an adversarial and polarising experience, whereas the benefit of mediation is that it…

Rural Communities Must be Supported to Achieve their Full Potential

Posted on January 24th, 2017


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Chambers Ireland welcomes the Action Plan for Rural Development launched today (23 January 2017) by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, Heather Humphreys TD.


Commenting on the Action Plan, Ian Talbot, Chief Executive Chambers Ireland said, “The ‘Realising our Rural Potential’ Plan is an important indication of Government commitment to supporting rural communities and the rural economy across Ireland. We regularly hear from our Network of Chambers of Commerce…

Community Employment Scheme

Posted on January 23rd, 2017

Due to the very mild winter so far there has been great progress in the Community Gardens and Polly tunnel over the last few months. Below is a couple of pictures highlighting the transformation. In the tunnel at present there is a range of broad beans, chilli’s Onions, lettuce and garlic growing. In the coming months we will be expanding to Potatoes, Carrots, Parsnips Cabbage, strawberries.  A huge thanks you has to go out for the seven  lads responsible for the transformation – Well…

Christmas Message – Shop Local

Posted on December 21st, 2016



Ennis Chamber have teamed up with Clare County Council.

Mayor of Ennis Ann Norton and Ennis Chambers President Jean McCabe have collaborated this message  to express the importance of Shopping Local this Christmas.






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Ennis Gold Giveaway

Posted on December 12th, 2016


Want to win a €50 Ennis Gold Gift Voucher! Simply Like and Share our page and take your funniest Christmas selfie outside any shop that accepts an Ennis Gold Gift Voucher and post your picture on the Ennis Gold Gift Voucher Facebook page. Closing Date 21st December 2016. Happy snapping…

Reward your Staff this Christmas

Posted on December 9th, 2016


We thank the many members who have supported the Ennis Gold Gift Voucher Scheme  over the last year. This Gift Voucher was created to promote and entice people to shop and support local.. Your continued support is helping the Ennis and Clare  Retailers so again many thanks. What better way to reward your hard working team this Christmas than using the Small Benefit Exemption and giving up to €500 tax free in the form of an Ennis Gold Gift Voucher.…