Harvest Time in our Polytunnel!

Posted on March 30th, 2017

October 2016

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November 2016

Poly Tunnel After 5

March 2017

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

Irish Economic and Trade Interests Must be Protected During Brexit Negotiations

Posted on March 29th, 2017

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Irish Economic and Trade Interests Must be Protected During Brexit Negotiations

 

UK Prime Minister Triggers Article 50 of Lisbon Treaty

 

Following on from the UK’s decision to trigger Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty today (29 March 2017), Chambers Ireland calls on the Irish Government to  continue a concerted, sustained campaign to highlight the unique Brexit issues for Ireland with both our European partners and the UK and to underline its commitment to protecting Irish trade, our…

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…

Dromoland Golf & Country Club to host the PGA Irish Club Professional Tournament

Posted on March 16th, 2017

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Dromoland Golf & Country Club to host the PGA Irish Club Professional Tournament

 

Experience It For Yourself At The Pro-Am Tournament Wednesday 3rd May 2017

 

The PGA in Ireland and Dromoland Golf & Country Club have agreed a deal to stage the 2017 Irish Club Professional Tournament at the Co. Clare parkland course, home to the five star Dromoland Castle.

 

The Ron Kirby & J.B. Carr designed course will host the 36-hole professional only event on…

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…

Awards to recognise excellence in CSR launched today

Posted on March 10th, 2017
9/3/17 NO REPRO FEE Chambers Ireland today (09/03/17) launched the Corporate Social Responsibility Awards 2017 in the Guinness Storehouse. The CSR Awards offer the business community a chance to promote and highlight the best practice CSR activities taking place in companies of all sizes across Ireland. Pictured are Tadhg Lucey, CSR Director, BAM Ireland; Dil Wickremasinghe, Newstalk and MC CSR launch along with Ian Talbot, Chief Executive Chambers Ireland. Picture: Finbarr O'Rourke NO REPRO FEE

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Chambers Ireland today (09/03/17) launched the Corporate Social Responsibility Awards 2017 in the Guinness Storehouse. The CSR Awards offer the business community a chance to promote and highlight the best practice CSR activities taking place in companies of all sizes across Ireland. Pictured are Tadhg Lucey, CSR Director, BAM Ireland; Dil Wickremasinghe, Newstalk and MC CSR launch along with Ian Talbot, Chief Executive Chambers Ireland.

 

Irish Business Can Set a Standard for

Shannon Group starts work on €10m high spec office block

Posted on March 9th, 2017
NO REPRO FEES Shannon Group starts work on €10m high spec office block to facilitate major inward investment and employment 55,000 sq ft building creates first space for new tenants in Shannon Free Zone as part of wider €25m investment programme Minister Pat Breen launches build with sod turning The inward investment potential of the Shannon Free Zone is set to be significantly boosted following the sod-turning today by Shannon Commercial Properties for a €10 million state-of-the-art new office block. The high-spec 55,000 sq ft facility, built to LEED (Leadership in energy and environmental design) Gold standards and located on the newly named Airport Avenue, is the first speculative new-build by Shannon Commercial Properties, a Shannon Group Plc company. The build is part of a €25 million first phase redevelopment programme at the Free Zone. Pictured turning the sod in Shannon Free Zone are L-R Ray O'Driscoll, Managing Director of Shannon Commercial Properties, Pat Breen, Minister of State for Employment and Small Business, Rose Hynes, Chairman Shannon Group and Matthew Thomas, CEO Shannon Group.Pic Arthur Ellis.

Shannon Group starts work on €10m high spec office block to facilitate major inward investment and employment

55,000 sq ft building creates first space for new tenants in Shannon Free Zone as part of wider €25m investment programme

Minister Pat Breen launches build with sod turning

The inward investment potential of the Shannon Free Zone is set to be significantly boosted following the sod-turning today by Shannon Commercial Properties for a €10 million state-of-the-art

Ennis Chamber CE Project – Pollytunnells

Posted on March 3rd, 2017
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March 2017

Due to our mild winter and lots of hard graft we are beginning to see all the fruits of our tireless work. At present we have an abundance of lettuce, broad beans, garlic, onions, cabbage growing. We recently started to grow sweet corn and mixed peppers.

Over the next six weeks our General operative staff here in the Ennis Chamber will be embarking on a horticultural workshop hosting by Mark Flahive from…

Window Competition, Ennis Town – Clare Garden Festival 2017 –

Posted on March 3rd, 2017

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Window Competition, Ennis Town – Clare Garden Festival 2017 –

In association with Ennis Chamber

Sponsored by Old Ground Hotel

 

Theme: Dress your Window with a Gardener in mind

Description: Clare Garden Festival is now in its sixth year taking place on Sunday, 30th April at Ennis showgrounds, over 70 stalls are already confirmed again as well as a large show garden and garden experts. This year, the festival will expand further into the town with…

Exchequer Surplus an Opportunity for Increased Capital Investment

Posted on March 3rd, 2017

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Exchequer Surplus an Opportunity for Increased Capital Investment

 

Commenting on the release of today’s (2 March 2017) Fiscal Monitor, Ian Talbot, Chief Executive of Chambers Ireland said, “The Exchequer Surplus of €587 million recorded to end of February is a welcome indicator of continued economic growth and a strong start to 2017.  The strong Exchequer return figures are encouraging for Government ahead of the Capital Plan Review due to take place later this year.  The continued increase…