Roads Must Be Focus Ahead Of Lahinch Irish Open Says Conway

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Clare’s Senator insists putting proper road infrastructure in place must be a priority ahead of the Irish Open in Lahinch next year.

Lahinch Golf Club will host Ireland’s biggest golfing tournament in July 2019, an event which is expected to bring thousands from across the globe to the Banner.

The route to Lahinch passes through Ennistymon and the notorious traffic blackspot Blake’s Corner and, while works have been approved there, the timeline is not yet clear.


The local authority says an effective traffic management plan will be the priority and Fine Gael’s Martin Conway is hopeful that it will be the focus going forward to cater for the thousands travelling the route in a year’s time: