The word Burren comes from an Irish word Boareann meaning a rocky place. This is an extremely appropriate name when you consider the lack of soil cover and the extent of exposed Limestone Pavement. However it has been referred to in the past as Fertile rock due to the mixture of nutrient rich herb and floral species.
Welcome to the Ennis Information Age Town Website. These pages serve as a gateway to the community of Ennis. In time this site will develop into an essential resource for the citizens of Ennis and all connected with the town.
Ennis Town Council has responsibility for the administration of the town of Ennis. Ennis Town Council works in partnership with the community, the private sector and the public sector to develop the town of Ennis.
General guide to Clare and Galway, offering diverse information..from genealogy - local surnames and history to recycling facilities and beaches. Also includes a town and village guide, small but specialised accommodation and business listings. Loads more..