Claims Lack Of Capital Investment Diluting Clare Tourism Opportunities

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It’s claimed Government negligence to invest in Clare’s roads and community facilities has diluted opportunities in the tourism market for accommodation providers.

It comes as one third of hotel and b&b beds here are being used to house either Ukrainian refugees or International Protection Applicants.

There are now 789 International Protection Applicants living in Clare, which is an increase of 40% in the past year.



Kilkee based Independent Ireland local election candidate Kevin Hassett claims enhanced infrastructure is needed to develop a county proud to promote tourism.

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