Have Your Say on Greenways Nationally before – Deadline 14.7.2017

The Minister for Transport Shane Ross has issued a public consultation paper on the development of a new Greenways Strategy. —————————- Strategy for the Future Development of Greenways Public Consultation Paper May 2017 & at http://www.smartertravel.ie/sites/default/files/uploads/2017_05_19%20Publication%20Version_0.pdf  ——————— The Chamber previously sent in a submission on the Dublin to Galway Greenway but will also be sending in a submission […]

Connemara Chamber launches brand new website

Connemara Chamber of Commerce launches a brand new website to serve its members and the wider community. The site has been sponsored by Humdinger Digital – a Clifden digital marketing company who specialist in high end websites at a reasonable price. See Latest News & Updates: https://connemarachamber.ie/blog/ Other site features include: Play Online Lotto Weekly Lotto Comprehensive […]

Connemara Chamber is contributing to the WAW Experience Development Plan

Fáilte Ireland have recently invited local tourism businesses, individuals, tourism and community group members, and all other interested parties to be part of the creation of a ‘Connemara / Aran Islands Visitor Experience Development Plan’. This new Experience Development Plan aims to help ensure continued growth in visitor numbers to the region and will also […]

Clifden hosts its first Bank of Ireland’s Enterprise town

Clifden hosted it’s very first Bank of Ireland Enterprise Town events in May 2017 The Bank of Ireland Enterprise Town programme aims to bring local businesses, education, sports and cultural organisations together, boosting the participating town’s economic activity. As with all enterprise town events, the event in May was Business and Community focused. The Clifden […]

Our Submission to The Dept. on Dublin to Clifden Greenway

Connemara Chamber of Commerce’s submission to The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport on the Public Consultation on the Draft Dublin to Galway Greenway Plan     On the 16th of December 2016, The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport on the Draft Dublin to Galway Greenway Plan The Chamber made the following submission in regards to […]

Derrigimlagh Discovery Point Celebratory Opening

Celebratory opening of Derrigimlagh Discovery Point – September 2016 September 16th 2016 saw the celebratory opening of the Derrigimlagh Discovery Point known locally as the ‘Marconi Site’. A guided walk was given by archaeologist Michael Gibbons and engineer Shane Joyce. With over 300 in attendance and favorable weather, the 3 hour guided was great success. Images: Terry […]