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#WATCH Summer solstice celebrated in dawn ceremony at Lough Gur

#WATCH Summer solstice celebrated in dawn ceremony at Lough Gur

| June 23, 2017

The summer solstice has been welcomed in spectacular sound and style at one of the world’s finest stone circles, the Grange Stone Circle in Lough Gur, Limerick. The hugely significant ritual circle, complete with its 113 stones, hosted guests – some travelling from across the world – keen to capture the first rays of the […]

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Loo rolls and ballet mishaps at narrative 4 Limerick story exchange

Loo rolls and ballet mishaps at narrative 4 Limerick story exchange

| June 23, 2017

STORIES of early birthdays, ballet mishaps, medical emergencies and stealing loo roll from a public toilet were passed around at Narrative 4 Limerick for their first story exchange for adults this week. Narrative 4, the international not-for-profit organisation, brought a group of ten participants to their headquarters on O’Connell Street where they were paired up […]

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Win cinema tickets

Win cinema tickets

| June 23, 2017

ODEON Limerick is this week giving away one pair of tickets and two large combo meals for a film of your choice at their cinema at the Castletroy Shopping Centre. To be in with a chance, answer the following question and email your answer to competitions@limerickpost.ie by 9am on Monday June 26. What superhero character does Chris […]

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A new sensation at Dochas Limerick

A new sensation at Dochas Limerick

| June 23, 2017

A NEW centre for children with autism and their families was officially opened amid great celebration this week by Dochas Limerick. Dóchas officially opened their building at 14 Parnell Street Limerick and renamed it the John Ryan Resource Centre for Autism in honour of a past member who had worked tirelessly for the group over […]

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Soldier dies at Limerick barracks

Soldier dies at Limerick barracks

| June 23, 2017

AN ARMY investigation will be completed into the death of a Cork soldier who had been based with the 12th battalion in Limerick’s Sarsfield Barracks. The 23-year-old was found unresponsive at the Limerick Barracks on Thursday afternoon last. It is understood that two-star soldier was found at approximately 1.20pm on Thursday in his bed at Sarsfield […]

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Keary wants cameras in Rathkeale by Christmas

Keary wants cameras in Rathkeale by Christmas

| June 23, 2017

“IT is time to get off the benches and into action”. That was the rallying cry from Fine Gael councillor Stephen Keary to Limerick City and County Council as he urged the local authority to have CCTV cameras in operation in Rathkeale in time for next Christmas. “We were told we would have them for June […]

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Terry Wogan memorial sculpture to be unveiled in Limerick City

Terry Wogan memorial sculpture to be unveiled in Limerick City

| June 23, 2017

THE UNVEILING of the Terry Wogan memorial sculpture in Limerick City in memory of the late radio presenter will take place on this Saturday, June 24. A day of celebration and commemoration has been planned to mark the official unveiling of the sculpture by Mayor of the City and County of Limerick Cllr Kieran O’Hanlon, Fianna Fáil. Rory Breslin is […]

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Doctors in the house: UL GEMS graduates

Doctors in the house: UL GEMS graduates

| June 22, 2017

Tom McCullough news@limerickpost.ie MORE than 200 students graduated from University of Limerick’s Graduate Entry Medical School (GEMS), and departments of Nursing and Midwifery and Clinical Therapies this week. One hundred and sixty six students were conferred with medical degrees as they became the sixth graduating class of GEMS. As well as the 133 Bachelor of […]

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Tourist wants to thank unknown Limerick hero

Tourist wants to thank unknown Limerick hero

| June 22, 2017

WHILE enjoying a coffee in Limerick city last Thursday, a woman tourist was distracted by an altercation and had her wallet robbed by an opportunist thief. A man who was also in the coffee shop, confronted the female thief who dropped the wallet as she ran from the premises. The man returned the wallet to the […]

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Limerick stab victim couldn’t identify attacker court told

Limerick stab victim couldn’t identify attacker court told

| June 22, 2017

THE SPECIAL Criminal Court has heard that the victim of an attack could not identify the person who stabbed him after he had agreed to accept €5,000 compensation for a collision with a motorcyclist. The evidence was given by Limerick man David Foran (33) of Cornmarket Villas, in the trial of Larry McCarthy (37) of […]

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