Fresh Protest To Be Held In Ennistymon Over Blake’s Corner Works

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Protesters in Ennistymon are hoping their voices will be heard when they hold a fresh demonstration over the long wait for works at the notorious Blake’s Corner.

The local authority has confirmed in recent days that it will be late 2021 at the earliest before works to alleviate traffic issues there are completed.

It had been hoped the works would be completed much earlier than this, with traffic congestion shows no sign of abating on what is a key route to North Clare.


Ahead of tomorrow evening’s protest, local publican Joe McInerney from the Let’s Get Ennistymon Moving group says it’s frustrating for their community and they’re losing business as a result: