In July 2020 after 31 years, Derry & Sallyanne Clarke will be closing their l’Ecrivain Restaurant. They say, “We are very proud of our time in business and we feel that the time is right to end on a high while the business is still relevant and successful”.They say: 'Derry is moving on and very involved in opening a new bar/restaurant on the Quays in Dublin 2 in Autumn 2020. There is a place for all our team to join him there if they so wish. Derry is also continuing with his consultancy work and especially his ‘Derry Clarke at Home Range’. He will also be appearing on the VMTV Six O Clock Show and other media as usual.
An apology was read out in the High Court today to the woman who contracted Legionnaires Disease after using the spa facilities of Muckross Park Hotel n Co Kerry.The apology was given in court by the Muckross Park Hotel, Killarney .and NCH Ireland Limited (Chem Aqua) to Mary Kelleher from Cork who got Legionnaires Disease after staying in the Muckross Park Hotel in August 2015