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Limerick's Jamie Glynn 'amazing experience' as he debuts for Super Rugby's Melbourne Rebels

A TALENTED Limerick scrum-half, who has made his debut for Super Rugby side, the Melbourne Rebels, has described it as 'amazing experience'.

Twenty six-year-old Jamie Glynn, from Shelbourne Road, featured for Australian Super Rugby side, the Rebels, in their pre-season fixture with the

today 22:10
WATCH: Paul O'Connell admits Munster Rugby are having a 'very very tough time'

RUGBY legend Paul O’Connell has admitted it’s “a very very tough time for Munster at the moment” following their exit from the Heineken Champions Cup.

Munster signed off on their Champions Cup campaign for another season with a convincing 33-6 bonus point win over a struggling

yesterday 21:07
'It's a courtroom, not a cafe, not a bus stop,' says judge as she sends man to cells for contempt

A JUDGE has warned she will not tolerate people in court behaving as if they are in a cafe or at a bus stop.

Judge Martina Baxter made her comments during a sitting of Limerick Circuit Court after she placed a man in custody for contempt of court.

After the man, whose aged in

yesterday 21:07
Eddie Ryan speaks out after dramatic withdrawal from County Limerick election race

CLLR Eddie Ryan has spoken for the first time since he was added to and then withdrew from the election race in a dramatic 24 hours.

The Galbally man confirmed he was on the Fianna Fail ticket in Limerick County late on Monday afternoon. However, this Tuesday morning it was revealed that

yesterday 19:01
Two wins from four for Limerick's basketball sides in National Leagues

Diarmuid O’Shea was the hero for Limerick Sport Eagles on the road in Sligo on Saturday evening meanwhile as he scored a massive three pointer with just one second on the clock to give his side a one-point victory over Ej Sligo All Stars, 83-84.

Sligo had the better of the first half,

yesterday 17:58
Former Limerick FC star signs for Aisling Annacotty

LIMERICK junior soccer side Aisling Annacotty have announced the signing of former Limerick FC defender Shane Tracy.

Tracy, who has enjoyed playing League of Ireland football for 11 seasons with Limerick, will join Aisling Annacotty as a player and also a strength and conditioning coach

yesterday 16:55
Limerick's John Ryan helps Rep of Ireland U16s to third place finish in Turkey

LIMERICK teenager John Ryan helped the Republic of Ireland Under-16 team to a third-placed finish in the prestigious Aegean Cup in Turkey.

The Rep of Ireland rounded off their tournament with an impressive 3-0 win over Albania on Tuesday.

Castletroy teenager Ryan turned in an

yesterday 15:52
Limerick businesses can benefit from €50m funding scheme

THE Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI) has launched new funding for Irish SMEs with a €50m equipment, machinery and vehicle programme through specialist SME lender Capitalflow.  

Capitalflow is a recently established non-bank finance provider and will act as on-lender

yesterday 15:52
SLIDESHOW: Limerick's Castletroy College win All-Ireland Basketball title

Ruairi Cronin dominated the floorboards at the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght this afternoon scoring an absolutely enormous 50 points to see Castletroy College home to an All Ireland U16 B Boys Schools Cup title, as they won out 79-37 over Colaiste Cholmcille.

Cronin was unmatched

yesterday 14:49
Ryanair expands Shannon Airport to Manchester service

SHANNON Airport has received a boost after low-cost airline Ryanair expanded its service to Manchester.

The carrier is increasing its operations from five to six days a week, with the new timetable kicking in from the end of March.

It now means the service operates six days a week,

yesterday 14:49
WATCH: Castletroy College take on Coláiste Cholmcille in All-Ireland Basketball final

Limerick's Castletroy College are taking on Coláiste Cholmcille of Donegal in the Boys U16B Basketball All-Ireland final at the National Basketball Arena. Click the video link above to watch the game live. 

yesterday 12:43
Limerick's first brand as a competitive international city to be unveiled

LIMERICK's transformative journey will be captured at the unveiling of the city and county's first ever brand in a bid to "strengthen its competitive edge" worldwide. 

In 2018, Limerick City and County Council awarded a €70,000 contract to global advertising gurus, M&C

yesterday 12:43
Man who was supposed to leave car in field crashed it in Limerick village

A LISTOWEL driver drove through Athea, taking sharp bends and speeding up to 120kph in an 80kph zone before losing control of his vehicle at a sharp bend, Newcastle West court was told. 

Before the court was Pat Joseph Foley, Fourhane, Listowel who was facing two charges of careless

yesterday 11:40
BREAKING: Fianna Fail candidate withdraws from election - 12 hours after joining race

FIANNA Fail councillor Eddie Ryan has withdrawn from the general election race – just 12 hours after being added to the ticket.

The Galbally councillor was set to join polltopper Niall Collins on the Limerick ticket, a move confirmed on Monday night.

But after reflecting

yesterday 10:37
Draw made for new-look 26 team all-county Limerick Junior A hurling championship

LIMERICK GAA have made the draw for a new all-county Junior A Hurling Championship.

The draws for the 26-team championship were made at a CCC meeting this Monday evening.

However, the new-look championship is yet to be fully sanctioned.

The January County Board meeting was told

yesterday 09:34
Average county Limerick house price to rise by 2% in coming year

THE PRICE of the average three-bed semi in County Limerick is expected to rise by two percent in the next 12 months, according to a survey carried out by Real Estate Alliance.

Last year saw prices in the county rise by 3.1 percent to €165,000 – with no change between

yesterday 09:34
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Deaths in Limerick - January 21, 2020

The death has occurred of Bernadette (Ber) Bermingham (née O’Connor), of Lisnagry and Tullamore, Offaly

Beloved wife of David and cherished mother of Conor, Shane and Julie. Sadly missed by her loving husband, children, grandchildren Georgina, Hayes, David, Jack, Evie,

yesterday 21:07
Man accused of murdering Limerick pensioner Rose Hanrahan remanded in custody

A ROMANIAN national who is accused of murdering pensioner Rose Hanrahan more than two years ago was remanded in continuing custody following a brief court appearance this Tuesday.

Alexandru Lordache, 45, who has an address of Dreptatii Street, Bucharest, Romania appeared before Limerick

yesterday 19:01
Light switch would want to go on for this young lady, says judge in Limerick court

ALINA Makinen, 16 Market Court, Newcastle West, was fined €100 at the local court for stealing items worth €21 from Dooley’s Supermarket, Newcastle West on May 13, 2018.

She was stopped by security and the items which included two bottles of wine and cheese were

yesterday 14:49
Beggar banned by judge from three Limerick city streets

A STREET beggar who is banned from a number of streets in the city centre has been warned he will go to jail, if he breaches the exclusion order again.

Fergal Corcoran, 51, of McGarry House, Alphonsus Street was before Limerick District Court in relation to two offences earlier this

yesterday 14:49
'There's been a co-ordinated effort to destabilise our club' - Limerick FCs Pat O'Sullivan

LIMERICK FC owner Pat O'Sullivan claims there has been a 'co-ordinated effort to destabilise our club' since 2018 in a hard-hitting statement issues this Tuesday.

It was announced yesterday that Limerick FC's High Court action against the Football Association of Ireland (FAI)

yesterday 12:43
Limerick hurlers confirm captain and vice captain for 2020 season

Limerick GAA have confirmed the Limerick senior hurling captain and vice-captains roles for 2020.

Adare's Declan Hannon continues to captain the team for a third season.

Patrickswell's Cian Lynch is the new vice-captain.

Hannon captained Limerick to 2018 All-Ireland SHC title

yesterday 12:43
Blue-chip employers set for Limerick jobs fair

A HUGE number of blue-chip employers from across Limerick will be exhibiting at a major recruitment fair next month in Thomond Park.

On Saturday, February 1, an event, named Tech on the Wild Atlantic Way will take place at the home of Munster rugby.

Hosted by Career Zoo, it aims to

yesterday 12:43
We adapted my dad's house when he fell ill, does this affect the LPT? Liam Croke lets you know

Q: Liam, my father was diagnosed with an illness last year, which meant we had to alter his property to accommodate him. He’s due to pay his property tax this month and I’m wondering will the alterations made change the amount he has to pay i.e. will he end up paying more?

A: You’ll

yesterday 12:43
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today 22:10 Limerick's Jamie Glynn 'amazing experience' as he debuts for Super Rugby's Melbourne Rebels
yesterday 21:07 Deaths in Limerick - January 21, 2020
yesterday 21:07 WATCH: Paul O'Connell admits Munster Rugby are having a 'very very tough time'
yesterday 21:07 'It's a courtroom, not a cafe, not a bus stop,' says judge as she sends man to cells for contempt
yesterday 19:01 Man accused of murdering Limerick pensioner Rose Hanrahan remanded in custody
yesterday 19:01 Eddie Ryan speaks out after dramatic withdrawal from County Limerick election race
yesterday 17:58 Two wins from four for Limerick's basketball sides in National Leagues
yesterday 16:55 Former Limerick FC star signs for Aisling Annacotty
yesterday 15:52 Limerick's John Ryan helps Rep of Ireland U16s to third place finish in Turkey
yesterday 15:52 Limerick businesses can benefit from €50m funding scheme
yesterday 14:49 Light switch would want to go on for this young lady, says judge in Limerick court
yesterday 14:49 Beggar banned by judge from three Limerick city streets
yesterday 14:49 SLIDESHOW: Limerick's Castletroy College win All-Ireland Basketball title
yesterday 14:49 Ryanair expands Shannon Airport to Manchester service
yesterday 12:43 'There's been a co-ordinated effort to destabilise our club' - Limerick FCs Pat O'Sullivan
yesterday 12:43 Limerick hurlers confirm captain and vice captain for 2020 season
yesterday 12:43 Blue-chip employers set for Limerick jobs fair
yesterday 12:43 We adapted my dad's house when he fell ill, does this affect the LPT? Liam Croke lets you know
yesterday 12:43 WATCH: Castletroy College take on Coláiste Cholmcille in All-Ireland Basketball final
yesterday 12:43 Limerick's first brand as a competitive international city to be unveiled
yesterday 11:40 Man who was supposed to leave car in field crashed it in Limerick village
yesterday 10:37 BREAKING: Fianna Fail candidate withdraws from election - 12 hours after joining race
yesterday 09:34 Draw made for new-look 26 team all-county Limerick Junior A hurling championship
yesterday 09:34 Average county Limerick house price to rise by 2% in coming year
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2020-01-20 22:58 Two Limerick clubs to take part in Gaelic4Girls programme
2020-01-20 22:58 Limerick man given 14 days to remove his caravan
2020-01-20 21:55 Deaths in Limerick - January 20, 2020
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2020-01-20 20:52 WATCH: Rugby legend Paul O'Connor hopes for change of litter habits after TLC Limerick
2020-01-20 18:46 Emergency services tackle early morning house fire in County Limerick
2020-01-20 18:46 Limerick FC and FAI High Court action settled as parties resolve dispute
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2020-01-20 16:40 Limerick star launches 2020 Allianz Hurling League ahead of Tipperary opener
2020-01-20 16:40 Burglary suspect to appear at Limerick Court after arrest at Dublin Airport
2020-01-20 15:37 Munster A ease past Connacht A in Thomond Park interpro
2020-01-20 15:37 Five Munster players in Ireland U20 squad for 6 Nations
2020-01-20 15:37 Limerick council approves rehabilitation care centre plan despite fears of locals
2020-01-20 14:34 €24k in STEM prizes given to schools across Limerick
2020-01-20 14:34 Limerick family resource centre to close doors as part of national childcare protest
2020-01-20 14:34 Horse Racing Update: Limerick's Lee and McNamara win again
2020-01-20 14:34 WATCH: Candidate removes Leo Varadkar election poster blocking BreastCheck sign in Limerick
2020-01-20 13:31 Munster Rugby may be out, but Limerick flag will fly in Champions Cup quarter finals
2020-01-20 13:31 Limerick man charged with possession after drugs were hidden in sock
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