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Meet Limerick’s ‘Foxy Lady’

Meet Limerick’s ‘Foxy Lady’

EVERY night without fail an animal-loving Limerick woman prepares a chicken supper for a very special caller before then going to her front door and whistling to let him know it’s ready. Meet the Treaty City’s very own ‘Fantastic Mrs Fox’. Jean Goodwin from Thomondgate, on the outskirts of the city centre, is a creature […]

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Teen apprehended by homeowner during County Limerick burglary

Teen apprehended by homeowner during County Limerick burglary

A 17-YEAR-OLD teenager is in custody with gardai after a member of the public apprehended the youth during a burglary at a house in County Limerick. The teenage boy was captured during a burglary at a house in Pallaskenry at around 5am this Thursday morning. Gardai are questioning the youth in connection with the burglary […]

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Young Limerick child faces two year wait for a wheelchair

Young Limerick child faces two year wait for a wheelchair

A LIMERICK mother whose six-year-old son is in desperate need of a new wheelchair claims she has been told by the Health Service Executive (HSE) that he could have to wait up to two years for it. Yvonne Mason from Moyross explained to the Limerick Post this week how her young son Reece was diagnosed […]

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BREAKING NEWS

Teen apprehended by homeowner during County Limerick burglary

Teen apprehended by homeowner during County Limerick burglary

A 17-YEAR-OLD teenager is in custody with gardai after a member of the public apprehended the youth during a burglary at a house in County Limerick. The teenage boy was captured during a burglary at a house in Pallaskenry at around 5am this Thursday morning. Gardai are questioning the youth in connection with the burglary […]

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Limerick navigation will not reopen as expected this weekend

Limerick navigation will not reopen as expected this weekend

  THE navigation on the Shannon River between Parteen Weir and Limerick city will not reopen this weekend as previously indicated by Waterways Ireland as remedial works have been delayed, it has emerged this Thursday. Last April, the passage of water between the Parteen Weir and Limerick city was closed. In May, calls for it to […]

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Limerick priest charged with indecently assaulting boy

Limerick priest charged with indecently assaulting boy

A SERVING Catholic priest has been charged with allegedly indecently assaulting a young boy during the 1980s in an East Limerick parish. The 60-year-old priest, who can not be named for legal reasons, is charged with eight counts of indecent assault on dates between September 1, 1988 and August 1, 1990. Appearing before Limerick District […]

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SPORT

TV – Something for the weekend – Live Sport

TV – Something for the weekend – Live Sport

Soccer Fri-26-Aug BL Bayern v W Bremen 7.30pm BT3 Fri-26-Aug SB Burton v Derby 7.45pm SS1 Fri-26-Aug SPL Kilmarnock v Rangers 7.45pm BT1 Fri-26-Aug FL1 Marseille v Lorient 7.45pm EPSN Fri-26-Aug SLL Betis v Deportivo 7.45pm SS2 Fri-26-Aug SLL Espanyol v Malaga 9pm SSRB Sat-27-Aug EPL Spurs v Liverpool 12.30pm SS1 Sat-27-Aug SA Lazio v […]

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Rugby – Bleyendaal returns for Munster as Sherry will miss 3-4 months

Rugby – Bleyendaal returns for Munster as Sherry will miss 3-4 months

LONG TERM injury worry Tyler Bleyendaal will start for Munster in tomorrow night’s clash with Worcester in Cork. The former New Zealand U/20 star will be joined in the starting XV by  new signing Jean Kleyn. Overcoming a quad injury that saw him make just five competitive appearances last season, Bleyendaal returns to partner Duncan […]

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Rugby – Action from Munster Development XV versus Garryowen

Rugby – Action from Munster Development XV versus Garryowen

ACTION from last nights game between Munster Rugby Development XV (Under 20’s) and Garryowen. The provincial side  won on a score of 2 tries to 0 with Daniel Hurley and Calvin Nash getting the scores. Pics by Kieran Ryan.

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LIFESTYLE

Lloyd Cole: Are You Ready to be Heartbroken?

Lloyd Cole: Are You Ready to be Heartbroken?

THE release of 2015’s ‘Lloyd Cole and the Commotions Collected Recordings 1983-1989’ was warmly received and sold out quickly. So much so, the boxset has been reprinted and Lloyd Cole has embarked on a solo tour playing songs exclusively from that era as well as his first four solo albums. In 1984 every student bedsit […]

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#punk40  The Damned are still fast and furious 40 years on

#punk40 The Damned are still fast and furious 40 years on

THE Damned were in the eye of the storm when punk exploded in London in ’76. Contemporaries of The Sex Pistols and The Clash, The Damned is the first of those punk upstarts to release a single ‘New Rose’ in 1976 and a debut album ‘Damned Damned Damned’ in ’77, both on Stiff Records. When […]

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Napalm Death confirmed for Limerick

Napalm Death confirmed for Limerick

CULT UK grindcore/metal legends Napalm Death will play Limerick on Paddy’s Day 2017 Napalm Death is a key booking for BadReputation Ireland who run The Siege of Limerick Metal Festival bi-annually and is sure to sell out fast. (Perhaps in as about as much time as it takes to play ‘In Extremis’ – 6 seconds) […]

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ENTERTAINMENT

Lloyd Cole: Are You Ready to be Heartbroken?

Lloyd Cole: Are You Ready to be Heartbroken?

THE release of 2015’s ‘Lloyd Cole and the Commotions Collected Recordings 1983-1989’ was warmly received and sold out quickly. So much so, the boxset has been reprinted and Lloyd Cole has embarked on a solo tour playing songs exclusively from that era as well as his first four solo albums. In 1984 every student bedsit […]

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#punk40  The Damned are still fast and furious 40 years on

#punk40 The Damned are still fast and furious 40 years on

THE Damned were in the eye of the storm when punk exploded in London in ’76. Contemporaries of The Sex Pistols and The Clash, The Damned is the first of those punk upstarts to release a single ‘New Rose’ in 1976 and a debut album ‘Damned Damned Damned’ in ’77, both on Stiff Records. When […]

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Napalm Death confirmed for Limerick

Napalm Death confirmed for Limerick

CULT UK grindcore/metal legends Napalm Death will play Limerick on Paddy’s Day 2017 Napalm Death is a key booking for BadReputation Ireland who run The Siege of Limerick Metal Festival bi-annually and is sure to sell out fast. (Perhaps in as about as much time as it takes to play ‘In Extremis’ – 6 seconds) […]

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Other Recent Stories

Meet Limerick’s ‘Foxy Lady’

Meet Limerick’s ‘Foxy Lady’

| August 25, 2016

EVERY night without fail an animal-loving Limerick woman prepares a chicken supper for a very special caller before then going to her front door and whistling to let him know it’s ready. Meet the Treaty City’s very own ‘Fantastic Mrs Fox’. Jean Goodwin from Thomondgate, on the outskirts of the city centre, is a creature […]

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Socials – UL Conferrings Thursday August 25

Socials – UL Conferrings Thursday August 25

| August 25, 2016

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TV – Something for the weekend – Live Sport

TV – Something for the weekend – Live Sport

| August 25, 2016

Soccer Fri-26-Aug BL Bayern v W Bremen 7.30pm BT3 Fri-26-Aug SB Burton v Derby 7.45pm SS1 Fri-26-Aug SPL Kilmarnock v Rangers 7.45pm BT1 Fri-26-Aug FL1 Marseille v Lorient 7.45pm EPSN Fri-26-Aug SLL Betis v Deportivo 7.45pm SS2 Fri-26-Aug SLL Espanyol v Malaga 9pm SSRB Sat-27-Aug EPL Spurs v Liverpool 12.30pm SS1 Sat-27-Aug SA Lazio v […]

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Teen apprehended by homeowner during County Limerick burglary

Teen apprehended by homeowner during County Limerick burglary

| August 25, 2016

A 17-YEAR-OLD teenager is in custody with gardai after a member of the public apprehended the youth during a burglary at a house in County Limerick. The teenage boy was captured during a burglary at a house in Pallaskenry at around 5am this Thursday morning. Gardai are questioning the youth in connection with the burglary […]

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Rugby – Bleyendaal returns for Munster as Sherry will miss 3-4 months

Rugby – Bleyendaal returns for Munster as Sherry will miss 3-4 months

| August 25, 2016

LONG TERM injury worry Tyler Bleyendaal will start for Munster in tomorrow night’s clash with Worcester in Cork. The former New Zealand U/20 star will be joined in the starting XV by  new signing Jean Kleyn. Overcoming a quad injury that saw him make just five competitive appearances last season, Bleyendaal returns to partner Duncan […]

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