Staff Reporter

Staff Reporter

rss feed Author's Website

Staff Reporter's Latest Posts

Gardaí have arrested a man following a stabbing incident

Gardaí have arrested a man following a stabbing incident

| August 21, 2017

Gardaí have arrested a man following a stabbing incident in Kilmallock Co. Limerick on the 20th August 2017. Shortly after 8pm Gardaí from Bruff were called to the scene of an incident in a public house on Wolfe Tone Street where three men had sustained apparent stab wounds during an altercation. The three (all in […]

Continue Reading

Tierney holds no fear of the French

Tierney holds no fear of the French

| August 17, 2017

by Mal Keaveney [email protected] TOM TIERNEY’S Ireland face a mammoth task when they take on France in this evening’s (Thursday) Women’s World Cup Pool C decider at the UCD Bowl (kick-off 7.45pm). With the game live on RTE and eir Sport, Ireland can expect a massive television audience. The fixture itself has been a 3,000 sell-out for […]

Continue Reading

Staff at UL Hospitals Run for Ghana

Staff at UL Hospitals Run for Ghana

| August 15, 2017

STAFF at University Hospital Limerick and across UL Hospitals Group are gearing up for their annual charity 5k run /walk to take place on Friday August 25th at 6.30pm. The event will see staff of all abilities taking part in a 5k run/walk around the Dooradoyle /Raheen area which, now in its third year, has […]

Continue Reading

People of Limerick invited to ‘Beat the Street’

People of Limerick invited to ‘Beat the Street’

| August 15, 2017

Thousands of people are expected to take to the streets of Limerick this Autumn as schools, community groups and businesses compete against each other through a walking, cycling and jogging challenge. Running from 13 September to 1 November, Beat the Street is a free, fun challenge which will turn Limerick into a massive game where […]

Continue Reading

Limerick’s forgotten Orange heritage

Limerick’s forgotten Orange heritage

| August 14, 2017

With the marching season under way in Northern Ireland, few realise that it was once a cause for celebration in Limerick where Orange Lodges operated across the county. Armagh historian Quincey Dougan takes a look at this little known element of Limerick’s heritage.   In 1875, Number 97 George Street in Limerick, now better known […]

Continue Reading

EVA International Director reacts to funding criticism

EVA International Director reacts to funding criticism

| August 12, 2017

THE newly-appointed director of the EVA International has responded to criticism of the amount of funding allocated to the biennial contemporary arts festival. At the July Metropolitan District meeting of Limerick City and County Council, concern was expressed that, in addition to Arts Council funding of €220,000, EVA had been allocated €5,000 from the local authority. A […]

Continue Reading

Limerick Rose Kayleigh Maher set to bloom

Limerick Rose Kayleigh Maher set to bloom

| August 6, 2017

LIMERICK Rose Kayleigh Maher is rallying her supporters to join her in Kerry on Thursday, August 17 when she will be among 64 young women taking part in this year’s Rose of Tralee festival. The 24-year-old secondary school teacher from Kilcornan, said she was looking forward to the festival experience as she thoroughly enjoyed meeting new people […]

Continue Reading

Limerick news briefs – Charity fundraiser. Rhebogue plans. Men’s mass.

Limerick news briefs – Charity fundraiser. Rhebogue plans. Men’s mass.

| August 6, 2017

A LOOK at some Limerick news briefs this week. Mary’s Meals THE charity Mary’s Meals will hold a fundraising walk from Kilkee to Knock on Bank Holiday Monday, August 7 to feed starving children in Aleppo and other parts of Syria.The Kilkee walk will be one of three converging on the Marian Shrine with the […]

Continue Reading

Deadline Extended for Limerick Going for Gold Most Beautiful Garden

Deadline Extended for Limerick Going for Gold Most Beautiful Garden

| August 3, 2017

The Closing date for entry into this year’s Limerick Going for Gold Most Beautiful Garden Category has been extended until Tuesday 8th August.  If you wish to submit an entry for (Gardens MUST be visible the road).  Further details on limerick.ie The Parkway Shopping Centre once again is kindly supporting this category and has been a great […]

Continue Reading

Limerick athlete James Quinlan rows on to double gold

Limerick athlete James Quinlan rows on to double gold

| August 3, 2017

A LIMERICK teenager struck double gold in Belgium last weekend when he was a member of the Irish team at a prestigious European junior rowing tournament. 17 year old James Quinlan from Castleconnell was part of the Junior men’s quadruple rowing crew that secured two gold medals for Ireland at the Coupe de la Jeunesse […]

Continue Reading

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close