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SLIDESHOW: FAI honour Ballynanty Rovers stalwart Tony Fitzgerald’s 65 years of service to the club

IT was standing room only at Fitzgerald’s Pub in Thomondgate as the sterling service Tony Fitzgerald has given to Ballynanty Rovers was recognised. FAI General Manager Noel Mooney was on hand to present the lifelong clubman with the John Sherlock contribution to football award. Tony was one

yesterday 21:46
Delays following incident in Limerick Tunnel

THE Limerick Tunnel is closed southbound following an incident this evening.

The closure affects traffic planning to travel between junction three at Coonagh and junction two at the Dock Road on the N18 motorway.

It's unclear at this stage what the incident is, but the fire service

yesterday 21:46
WATCH: Standoff at Limerick halting site as council moves to recover illegally occupied bay

A MOTHER-of-eight who is facing eviction from a halting site in Limerick city says she and her family will have nowhere to go if the eviction proceeds.

Leanne Casey claims she was given ten minutes to gather her personal belongings when enforcement officers, acting on behalf of the local

yesterday 19:40
Munster Rugby Weekly fixtures confirmed

Kick off 2.30pm unless otherwise stated.   

Wednesday 23rd October                       

yesterday 18:37
Limerick man who broke another's nose in fast food fight given community service

A MAN who assaulted two people during a fight at a takeaway in the city centre has been told he will avoid a prison sentence if he completes 200 hours of community service.

Thomas Hehir, 41, of Deer Court, John Carew Park, Southill had pleaded guilty to a number of charges

yesterday 18:37
Challenge brought against Limerick Council's decision to issue proceedings against retailer

A HIGH Court challenge has been brought against Limerick City and County Council's decision to bring proceedings over a retail store's alleged breach of its planning permission.

The application has been brought by Centz Retail Holdings, Centz Stores 7 Limited and the firm's director and

yesterday 17:34
Limerick-based company’s €40k social entrepreneur award

TWO LIMERICK entrepreneurs have been awarded €40,000 in funding for their personalised tutoring programme, which is improving State Exam results across the country. 

David Neville, from Castleconnell along with business partner Pádraic Hogan, were announced as one of the

yesterday 16:31
One Limerick player makes Ireland Nations Cup play off squad

The FAI have named two squads for the UEFA Regions Cup 2021 Play-Off game between Region 1 (Connaught/Ulster) and Region 2 (Leinster/Munster) which will be played on Saturday November 2 with a 2pm kick-off. Just one Limerick player makes the cut, as Pike Rovers net minder Gary Neville is

yesterday 15:28
Limerick man wins €32k for father on Winning Streak

A LIMERICK man won €32,000 for his father on the popular RTE TV show Winning Streak at the weekend. 

Standing in for his father John Enright from Bruff, Brian Enright, who is a publican in Fermoy, County Cork, definitely brought home the goods last Saturday night. 

The

yesterday 15:28
Limerick Catholic order buys historic Presbyterian church in Belfast

A LIMERICK-based Roman Catholic church has bought a historic former Presbyterian church in north Belfast. 

The Institute of Christ the Sovereign Priest has purchased Fortwilliam and Macrory Presbyterian Church for an undisclosed sum. 

The church, which shut its doors in

yesterday 14:25
LISTEN: Munster Rugby's Johann van Graan on Ireland players return, new signings and injuries

Munster Rugby head coach Johann van Graan spoke to the media this afternoon ahead of their meeting with the Ospreys on Friday night in Cork (7.35pm) The South African native has a block of 14 weeks of games ahead of him, while also being tasked with integrating the dozen Ireland players and new

yesterday 13:22
Limerick gardai seize luxury car which was operating as ‘unlicenced taxi’

LIMERICK gardai have seized a luxury car which was allegedly being operated as an unlicenced taxi.

The Mercedes E200 was seized on Friday night during a joint operation involving members of the divisional Roads Policing Unit and inspectors from the National Transport Authority

yesterday 13:22
SLIDESHOW: Camogie All-Stars dominated by champions Galway

All-Ireland Senior champions Galway dominated the 2019 Camogie All-Stars team sponsored by Liberty Insurance, taking seven places on this year’s selection presented by Camogie Association President Kathleen Woods at the Citywest Hotel on Saturday October 19th.  

All-Ireland

yesterday 11:16
Justice minister says voting controversy involving Limerick TD is 'very serious issue'

THE Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan has written to the Ceann Comhairle following revelations that Limerick TD Niall Collins voted on behalf of a colleague in the Dail last week.

Speaking this Monday morning, the minister told Newstalk what happened is “very serious”

yesterday 11:16
Castleconnell Boat club host 'biggest ever' head of the river

Castleconnell Boat Club’s Annual Head of the River timed race takes place on Saturday October 26, along the very picturesque section of the river Shannon between Castleconnell Co. Limerick and O’Briensbridge, Co. Clare. This year’s event will be the biggest ever (and the biggest in the

yesterday 09:10
Man removed to University Hospital Limerick after fatal motorcycle crash in Tipperary

A MAN in his 30s has been removed to University Hospital Limerick following a fatal motorcycle crash in Tipperary at the weekend. 

Gardai have launched an investigation into the single-vehicle collision that occurred at Ballinderry Road, outside Puckane, Tipperary at around 7.40pm on

yesterday 09:10
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Limerick addict accused of robbery refused bail

A DRUG addict who is accused of robbing cash from an off-licence on the northside of the city was refused bail following a garda objection.

Frederick Walters, 32, of no fixed abode, has been charged with robbing €550 in cash from Fine Wines, Thomondgate on October 13, last.

It is

yesterday 21:46
Revenue seizes over €21,000 worth of herbal cannabis in Clare

A MAN in his early 20s has been arrested after Revenue seized more than €21,000 worth of herbal cannabis in County Clare this Monday. 

Revenue officers seized just over a kilogram of herbal cannabis, following a search, under warrant, of a premises in the Shannon area of

yesterday 17:34
Road closed following double car crash in County Limerick

EMERGENCY services are at the scene of a double car collision in County Limerick this Monday evening. 

The incident occurred at Ardnaveigh, Castlematrix near Rathkeale on the Newcastle West side. 

The road is fully closed, according to sources. 

Four units of the

yesterday 17:34
SLIDESHOW: County Limerick town looks forward to really big Halloween horror show

WITH ten successful musicals to their credit, the Newcastle West Musical Society is stepping up the challenge this year with their production of Jekyll and Hyde.

“This is a big show. This is a seriously big show and is a big take-on for any amateur group,” co-producer Tom Madigan said

yesterday 17:34
Horse Racing Ireland News: Limerick's Billy Lee notches 55th win

Billy Lee matched his best season in terms of winners ridden in Ireland when he shared success with Madeline Tylicki at Gowran Park on Monday. He notched up his 55th winner of the season, equalling his total for the 2016 season, when We’ll Go Again landed a 7/1 victory in the 8f handicap.

yesterday 13:22
Judge surprised at sizeable compensation offer for Limerick girl who fell off hydrant

A SCHOOLGIRL who sustained severe injuries when she fell off a fire hydrant has been awarded more than €35,000 in damages.

Through her father, the now eight-year-old, initiated a legal action against both Irish Water and Limerick City and County Council – even though neither was

yesterday 13:22
Making Cents with Liam Croke: Investment scheme could help reduce your tax bill

We all want to pay less tax, but it has become increasingly difficult to do this over the past number of years, because of the tax reliefs that were available, most have been withdrawn. The amount that can be claimed against those that remain has been reduced to a paltry sum.

One of the

yesterday 12:19
High Court hears Limerick plant could cease operations due to strike

MURPHY International Ltd (MIL) which provides engineering services to Aughinish Alumina in County Limerick has brought High Court proceedings aimed at preventing proposed industrial action due to take place at the plant this Friday.  

The action has been taken against the trade

yesterday 11:16
Latest news from Limerick
yesterday 21:46 Limerick addict accused of robbery refused bail
yesterday 21:46 SLIDESHOW: FAI honour Ballynanty Rovers stalwart Tony Fitzgerald’s 65 years of service to the club
yesterday 21:46 Delays following incident in Limerick Tunnel
yesterday 19:40 WATCH: Standoff at Limerick halting site as council moves to recover illegally occupied bay
yesterday 18:37 Munster Rugby Weekly fixtures confirmed
yesterday 18:37 Limerick man who broke another's nose in fast food fight given community service
yesterday 17:34 Revenue seizes over €21,000 worth of herbal cannabis in Clare
yesterday 17:34 Road closed following double car crash in County Limerick
yesterday 17:34 SLIDESHOW: County Limerick town looks forward to really big Halloween horror show
yesterday 17:34 Challenge brought against Limerick Council's decision to issue proceedings against retailer
yesterday 16:31 Limerick-based company’s €40k social entrepreneur award
yesterday 15:28 One Limerick player makes Ireland Nations Cup play off squad
yesterday 15:28 Limerick man wins €32k for father on Winning Streak
yesterday 14:25 Limerick Catholic order buys historic Presbyterian church in Belfast
yesterday 13:22 Horse Racing Ireland News: Limerick's Billy Lee notches 55th win
yesterday 13:22 Judge surprised at sizeable compensation offer for Limerick girl who fell off hydrant
yesterday 13:22 LISTEN: Munster Rugby's Johann van Graan on Ireland players return, new signings and injuries
yesterday 13:22 Limerick gardai seize luxury car which was operating as ‘unlicenced taxi’
yesterday 12:19 Making Cents with Liam Croke: Investment scheme could help reduce your tax bill
yesterday 11:16 High Court hears Limerick plant could cease operations due to strike
yesterday 11:16 Juvenile released in connection with apartment fire in Limerick city
yesterday 11:16 SLIDESHOW: Camogie All-Stars dominated by champions Galway
yesterday 11:16 Justice minister says voting controversy involving Limerick TD is 'very serious issue'
yesterday 09:10 SLIDESHOW: Limerick FC U-13s storm into SSE Airtricity U13 League Cup final
yesterday 09:10 Limerick acting icon brings one-man play to Lime Tree this November
yesterday 09:10 Castleconnell Boat club host 'biggest ever' head of the river
yesterday 09:10 Man removed to University Hospital Limerick after fatal motorcycle crash in Tipperary
yesterday 08:07 County Limerick district councillors aggrieved over OPW meeting 
yesterday 07:04 Limerick man fails in effort to sue Bus Eireann over cut finger
2019-10-20 23:37 EXCLUSIVE: FAI General Manager Noel Mooney on the future of Limerick FC
2019-10-20 23:37 Young man who stole and crashed mother's car put her ‘through lot of trauma’
2019-10-20 22:34 Weather in Limerick for the week ahead
2019-10-20 21:31 Deaths in Limerick - October 20, 2019
2019-10-20 21:31 SLIDESHOW: Limerick Junior Soccer weekend review
2019-10-20 20:28 Basketball Ireland Men's and Women's Division One Weekend Round Up
2019-10-20 20:28 Cross words from Limerick minister as roundabout row rumbles on
2019-10-20 19:25 Limerick manager claims Cambodian league title
2019-10-20 19:25 Historic first title for Glenroe after Limerick IHC final victory over Newcastle West
2019-10-20 18:22 Trends point to large swathes of Limerick city being submerged
2019-10-20 18:22 Ireland in Japan - Rugby World Cup report card as Schmidt and Best bow out with devastating defeat
2019-10-20 18:22 Almost €22,000 worth of drugs seized near Limerick
2019-10-20 17:19 ‘End of an era’ as Dairygold store closes in County Limerick village
2019-10-20 17:19 Tennis star tees off at world-class Limerick golf venue
2019-10-20 16:16 IGB spent €2m on  dog welfare and regulation in 2018
2019-10-20 15:13 Limerick TD asked to step down from FF front-bench over votes controversy
2019-10-20 14:10 Gardai look to change mindsets with headsets in county Limerick school
2019-10-20 13:07 Limerick hurler cuts ribbon on new pitch and innovation hub for local community
2019-10-20 11:01 Opinion: Today’s golfers are pampered royalty - Ivan Morris
2019-10-20 11:01 Thousand years of history at Limerick church waiting to be told
2019-10-20 09:58 No attacks planned for Limerick claims Loyalist activist  
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