Burren


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Burren

(ˈbʌrən)
n
(Placename) the Burren a limestone area on the North Clare coast in the Irish Republic, famous for its wild flowers, caves, and dolmens
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The firm pleaded guilty to "making a polluting discharge" from Burren Sewage Pumping Station in Newcastle, Co Down, in May 2011 which the Department of the Environment described as a "high severity pollution incident".
The incident happened on Saturday afternoon at Scailp Na Seisri near Bellharbour in the Burren, Co Clare.
I have vivid memories of a footballcrazy George honing his skills in the 'big field' as we fondly called it, at the top of Burren Way.
It's understood the victim's wife and father were also taking part in the event at Scalp Hill in the Burren when the accident happened at around 5.
Tenders are invited for the burren & cliffs of moher geopark, a clare county council initiative, manages the burren tourism for conservation life project (life11/ie/922).
We crossed over the border into County Clare, to visit the Burren, a vast limestone escarpment, and World Heritage Site.
Fifteen-year-old Aaron Bowen won the England Junior Novice title in Class A at under-75kgs with a points win over Jack Burren (Snoland) on the Isle of Sheppey.
The Garashsyzlyk fields are being re-explored and developed further under an EPSA and a partnership between TN and Burren Energy of the UK (part of ENI of Italy).
Irish archaeologists at least will anticipate a book on Clare, knowing that Gibson has spent many years working in and thinking about the Burren, and they will welcome this work as the summation of a project with started life with, as he tells us in his preface, a visit more than 30 years ago to one of the Burren's greatest archaeological sites, Cahercommaun, the cliff-edge fort excavated by Hugh O'Neill Hencken in 1934.
Interiors created by a designer are beyond most people's budget, but Cate Burren reveals trade secrets in her new book - so you can do it yourself.
But now Irish businessman Peter Curtin has sparked controversy by claiming the author was strongly influenced by the barren plains of The Burren in western Ireland.
By Chris Hoover/Doha Alban de Mieulle trained Burren Quality led all the way and held off the challenge of Amico Mio quite easily in the QR 800,000 Qatar International Cup, a Group II race for Thoroughbreds, which featured yesterday's races at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club.