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Limerick woman charged in relation to burglary in county town

Gardaí have arrested a woman in her late 20s in relation to a burglary at a house on Maiden Street, Newcastle West.

Gardaí from Newcastle West received a report in the early hours of the morning of a burglary that had just occurred on Maiden Street.

A description of the

today 09:16
Limerick basketball duo lost out in National League

UL Sports Eagles lost out to a high-flying DBS Éanna in their last game of the regular season at home on Saturday evening, 74-83. Despite keeping with the Northern Conference leaders for much of the game, thanks to good performances from Eagles Nate Moore, Tarchee Brown and Dave

today 08:13
Limerick hurling hero Andrew O'Shaughnessy shines on Laochra Gael

THE most talked-about young hurler in the country at the turn of the millennium is the subject matter of a compelling hour-long programme which airs on TG4 this Wednesday night.

Laochra Gael which brings GAA players’ personal stories to screen will focus on Kilmallock’s Andrew

today 05:04
Huge crowd pays last respects to daughter of Limerick GAA chairman

“SHE taught us to be brave; she taught us to be strong; she taught us that life was for living.”

With these words, Máiréad Cregan paid tribute to her beloved sister, Mary who died last Thursday, following a recurrence of the brain tumour that was first diagnosed in 2016

yesterday 19:37
Limerick Against Pollution to hold public meeting

THE main opposition group to Irish Cement’s €10m proposals to change process in Mungret will hold a public meeting next week.

The South Court Hotel will next Thursday, March 21, host a public meeting organised by Limerick Against Pollution (LAP).

Kicking off at 7pm, the aim of

yesterday 18:34
Limerick FC lose out to Cobh in EA Sports Cup

LIMERICK FC bowed out of the EA Sports Cup at the hands of Cobh Ramblers for the second year running when suffering a 3-1 defeat to their First Division opponents in their rearranged fixture played at St Colman's Park on Bank Holiday Monday.

While Limerick had eased past Cobh 3-1 in the

yesterday 17:31
Sadness as three-time mayor of Limerick passes away

THERE is sadness in Limerick this Monday following the death of former Progressive Democrats and Fianna Fail councillor Dick Sadlier.

Mr Sadlier, a three-time mayor of Limerick, passed away following a short illness. He was in his late 60s.

He has been described as being “in a

yesterday 17:31
WATCH: Limerick dances to the beat of 20 marching bands

LIMERICK danced to the sound of 20 marching bands this afternoon at the 49th annual International Band Championship.

Around 30,000 people lined O’Connell Street for the parade, which brought the curtain down on this year’s St Patrick’s festivities.

And they were rewarded as

yesterday 16:28
LISTEN: Munster's Johann van Graan previews Zebre tie and welcomes Irish players' return

Munster head coach Johann van Graan was back in front of the media today, following his side's 10 day break. With Zebre up this Saturday night at Thomond Park, the South African native will be planning without his Irish internationals for at least a week.

On the injury front, there is

yesterday 15:25
‘Scandalous’ that County Limerick has got just 3% of new garda recruits - TD

THE LIMERICK Garda Division has got just 79 out of the 2,361 men and w omen who have come out of Templemore since it reopened.

Deputy Niall Collins said it works out at just 3%. The Fianna Fail deputy tabled a Dail question to the Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan asking how many

yesterday 13:19
LIT students in bid to break hurling match world record in Limerick

SPORTS management students from LIT are vying for a double Guinness World Record as they attempt to break the record for the most players ever to play a hurling match, while also setting a new world record for the most nationalities participating in a game of hurling.

Inspired by

yesterday 12:16
SLIDESHOW: Limerick schools win glory at national awards

The Cornmarket Cumann na mBunscol na mBunscol Awards were held in the Sligo Park Hotel on Friday March 8. Over 200 guests attended the Awards Banquet in Sligo. Cumann na mBunscol Luimnigh once more won the Best Publication Award with its long running magazine ‘The Green and

yesterday 11:13
Accident on Limerick bound side of M7

EMERGENCY services were called to a road traffic collision on the Limerick-bound side of the M7 late last night.

Three units of Limerick Fire and Rescue service and one unit from Newport attended the incident.

It took place on the southbound side of the Limerick to Dublin motorway,

yesterday 11:13
Show of support for Learning Limerick as Memorandum of Understanding is signed

LEARNING Limerick have laid down their plans to advance Limerick’s progress as a learning region.

A partners’ Memorandum of Understanding was signed last Thursday and this agreement is a strong statement of their intent and support for the Learning City-Region initiative for

yesterday 10:10
Limerick's Mike Prendergast linked with move to French giants Toulon

This morning's edition of French newspaper Midi Olympique has linked Mike Prendergast with a role at Toulon RC for next season.

Prendergast, currently the attack coach at Stade Francais, is expected to be offered a role at the Southern rugby giants this summer. Toulon, owned by

yesterday 09:07
Limerick woman ‘blinded by sun’ veered across road and hit oncoming car

A YOUTH worker who crashed into an oncoming car after she was blinded by early-morning sunshine was fined €250 for careless driving.

Priscilla Sheehan, 32, of Ballyhahill, Limerick was prosecuted under Section 52 of the Road Traffic Act following the head-on collision at Liskennett,

yesterday 04:55
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Election candidate wishes former Mayor of Limerick well ahead of retirement

FINE Gael local election hopeful Denis McCarthy has wished his former council colleague Cllr Michael Hourigan well in his retirement.

Mr McCarthy, a former deputy mayor of Limerick City, served alongside Cllr Hourigan on the final Limerick City Council between 2009 and 2014.

Now he

today 05:04
Organisers of longest coffee morning in Limerick have Guinness Book of World Records goal

THE LONGEST coffee and tea ‘morning’ in Ireland could soon be the longest in the world.

Mike O’Donoghue started the fundraiser four years ago with Saoirse Corbett, aged 19, Tara Campbell, 18, and Sarah Dillon, aged 13. It takes place in Mike’s home in Pallasgreen on Friday,

today 05:04
WATCH: Limerick reaches for the stars as thousands celebrate St Patrick’s weekend

LIMERICK was over the moon across the weekend as the city marked St Patrick’s Day in the best possible fashion.

The three-day festival of our national day began on Saturday night, with a spectacular firework display lighting the night sky over the River Shannon.

Then on Sunday, it

today 05:04
Limerick schools get funding for safety works

WORK began this Monday on a €144,000 project to provide a new, safe, one-way system for dropping off and collecting pupils at St Fergus’ National School in Glin.

It is one of three school gate projects to be supported by Newcastle West  Municipal District

yesterday 21:43
Deaths in Limerick - March 18, 2019

The death has occurred of Liam Foran, of Cullinagh, Newcastle West, Limerick Late of Cullinagh, Newcastle West, Co Limerick. Died on 15 March 2019. Son of the late Bill, deeply regretted by his loving mother Maureen sisters Norrie, and Maria, brother-in-law Darryl, nephews Callum and

yesterday 18:34
Magnificent farm just over Limerick border on market for €1.25m

A MAGNIFICENT farm of prime rolling parkland, one of the finest in east Clare, is being guided at €1.25m.

James Lee, of John Lee REA in Newport, said the 140 acre holding at Deerpark, Doonass, Clonlara contains soil that is both fertile and well drained.

“It is laid out in

yesterday 14:22
Limerick GAA hosting a ‘secrets of positive ageing’ seminar

LIMERICK is the second county in Ireland to host a regional seminar that makes available the real secrets of positive ageing.

The free community event takes place this Wednesday March 20 from 7pm-9pm in Fitzgeralds Woodlands House Hotel and Spa in Adare.

The content of the

yesterday 09:07
Over €3m available for home adaptation grants in Limerick

MORE than €3m has been made available to support home adaptations for older people across Limerick.

Junior Minister Damien English announced funding a move which will benefit older people, people with a disability and those with mobility issues across Limerick City and County, Fine Gael

yesterday 04:55
Latest news from Limerick
today 09:16 Limerick woman charged in relation to burglary in county town
today 08:13 Limerick basketball duo lost out in National League
today 05:04 Election candidate wishes former Mayor of Limerick well ahead of retirement
today 05:04 Organisers of longest coffee morning in Limerick have Guinness Book of World Records goal
today 05:04 WATCH: Limerick reaches for the stars as thousands celebrate St Patrick’s weekend
today 05:04 Limerick hurling hero Andrew O'Shaughnessy shines on Laochra Gael
yesterday 21:43 Limerick schools get funding for safety works
yesterday 19:37 Huge crowd pays last respects to daughter of Limerick GAA chairman
yesterday 18:34 Deaths in Limerick - March 18, 2019
yesterday 18:34 Limerick Against Pollution to hold public meeting
yesterday 17:31 Limerick FC lose out to Cobh in EA Sports Cup
yesterday 17:31 Sadness as three-time mayor of Limerick passes away
yesterday 16:28 WATCH: Limerick dances to the beat of 20 marching bands
yesterday 15:25 LISTEN: Munster's Johann van Graan previews Zebre tie and welcomes Irish players' return
yesterday 14:22 Magnificent farm just over Limerick border on market for €1.25m
yesterday 13:19 ‘Scandalous’ that County Limerick has got just 3% of new garda recruits - TD
yesterday 12:16 LIT students in bid to break hurling match world record in Limerick
yesterday 11:13 SLIDESHOW: Limerick schools win glory at national awards
yesterday 11:13 Accident on Limerick bound side of M7
yesterday 10:10 Show of support for Learning Limerick as Memorandum of Understanding is signed
yesterday 09:07 Limerick GAA hosting a ‘secrets of positive ageing’ seminar
yesterday 09:07 Limerick's Mike Prendergast linked with move to French giants Toulon
yesterday 04:55 Over €3m available for home adaptation grants in Limerick
yesterday 04:55 Limerick election candidate hopes to be a 'fresh and youthful voice' on council
yesterday 04:55 Turn-around of council houses too slow say Limerick councillors
yesterday 04:55 Limerick woman ‘blinded by sun’ veered across road and hit oncoming car
2019-03-17 23:34 Young Munsters' Conor Mitchell swaps sun coast for Clifford Park
2019-03-17 23:34 County Limerick family targeted by con artists three times warn of ‘new scam’
2019-03-17 22:31 WATCH: Limerick's Lee Reeves goes 3-0 with Madison Square Garden win
2019-03-17 21:28 Limerick are Kilkenny bound for Allianz Hurling League semi final with Dublin
2019-03-17 20:25 Speed vans causing ‘unbelievable anger’ say Limerick councillors
2019-03-17 20:25 Deaths in Limerick - March 17, 2019
2019-03-17 20:25 Shock at passing of talented Limerick teenager, 18
2019-03-17 19:22 Two men arrested after security breach at Shannon Airport
2019-03-17 19:22 Thousands attend St Patrick's day parades across Co Limerick
2019-03-17 17:16 WATCH: Tens of thousands attend colourful St Patrick's Day parade in Limerick
2019-03-17 16:13 Rare beetle found in west county Limerick
2019-03-17 15:10 Woman appears in court after Limerick gardai seize cash and drugs during search
2019-03-17 15:10 Criminal stole petrol worth €66 from Limerick filling station
2019-03-17 14:07 Limerick boxer Lee Reeves in St Patrick's Night bout at Madison Square Garden
2019-03-17 14:07 Limerick athletic stars 'Master' the indoors
2019-03-17 14:07 Action plan to boost tourism numbers in west Limerick 
2019-03-17 13:04 WATCH: Limerick's St Patrick's Day festival off with a bang with spectacular firework show
2019-03-17 13:04 Woman to appear in court after €196,000 cash and drugs seized in Limerick city
2019-03-17 12:01 Limerick Senior footballers narrowly lose out to Wexford in NFL
2019-03-17 12:01 Limerick dairy farmers to battle it out at auction for Bruree land
2019-03-17 10:58 'To improve your golf in your senior years is a blessing' - Ivan Morris
2019-03-17 07:49 UL-led research find arts and PE helps pupils to thrive
2019-03-17 07:49 Serious wake up call for motorist caught speeding on Limerick to Adare road
2019-03-17 07:49 Women in Politics and Public Life – an exhibition of the last 100 years opens in Limerick
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