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Good news for harvesters as seaweed prices treble

Even the rate of inflation is but a fraction of the rising price of seaweed along the west coast – with a new arrival...

Connemara pride in teenager just pipped at the post for Eurovision

Connemara singer Jennifer Connolly was basking in the pride of her community this week – even though she was pipped a...

Tourist operators look to the greater good

Almost 80 tourism industry professionals from throughout Connemara shared their experiences and information at a rece...

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Connemara farmers fleeced on wool prices

Connemara sheep farmers are getting fleeced on wool prices – with a kilo fetching just one quarter of the going rate on the other side of the count...

Upsurge in holiday homes prices locals out of Connemara market

Connemara’s villages are being drained of community life – by the proliferation of holiday homes that, in some areas, now means weekend arrivals ou...


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Good news for harvesters as seaweed prices treble
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