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High and dry holiday makers allowed back to Kilkee beach

High and dry holiday makers allowed back to Kilkee beach

| August 1, 2017

  LIMERICK holiday makers who were left high and dry in Kilkee for almost a week can enjoy the sea after the imposed swimming ban was lifted this Tuesday. The moods of visitors and businesses alike were dampened amid bacteria fears following a wastewater incident that closed the beach. However, this Tuesday, the ban was […]

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Alleged Limerick gang boss jailed for six years

Alleged Limerick gang boss jailed for six years

| July 31, 2017

  THE alleged leader of the McCarthy Dundon criminal gang has been jailed for six years this Monday for violent disorder and assault charges he had denied at the Special Criminal Court. Larry McCarthy jnr, (37), with an address at Tower Lodge, Crossgalla, Old Cork Road, Limerick was found guilty of being amongst a gang […]

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#BREAKING Limerick man found guilty of biker murder

#BREAKING Limerick man found guilty of biker murder

| July 31, 2017

ALAN ‘Cookie’ McNamara has been found guilty by unanimous verdict of the murder of Andrew O’Donoghue outside the Road Tramps’ clubhouse in Limerick over two years ago. After two hours and 43 minutes of deliberations, the jury returned its verdict this Monday contrary to the Murroe man claiming he was acting in self defence. McNamara, […]

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#BREAKING Rescue operation underway at Irish Cement after worker fall

#BREAKING Rescue operation underway at Irish Cement after worker fall

| July 25, 2017

A MAJOR rescue operation is underway at the Irish Cement Factory after a worker fell on scaffolding at the Dock Road based facility in Limerick this Tuesday morning. Four units from Limerick city and county Fire and Rescue service were alerted shortly after 10am this Tuesday and are attending the scene along with Emergency Paramedics. […]

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Male pedestrian (40) killed in Limerick overnight

Male pedestrian (40) killed in Limerick overnight

| July 24, 2017

WITNESSES to a fatal car crash in Limerick are being sought by Gardai this Monday after a pedestrian was killed on the northside of the city. Shortly before midnight on Sunday night, a 40-year-old male pedestrian was struck by a car on the Kileely Road in Thomondgate. Emergency Services were called to the scene and […]

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#BREAKING Car rolls from car park plunging on to Kilkee steps

#BREAKING Car rolls from car park plunging on to Kilkee steps

| July 18, 2017

EMERGENCY services are attending an incident in Kilkee where a car has ended up on the steps of the County Clare seaside resort popular with many Limerick families. It is understood that the incident occurred sometime after 3pm this Tuesday when the car rolled from the car park, over a small green area before plunging […]

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#BREAKING Man arrested after Limerick shooting

#BREAKING Man arrested after Limerick shooting

| July 11, 2017

GARDAI in Roxboro have arrested a man in his late 20s in connection with a shooting incident that occurred on the southside of Limerick city this Tuesday afternoon at approximately 3pm. The shooting is understood to have taken place near Kennedy Park. An injured man, understood to be aged in his mid 30s and resident […]

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#BREAKING Grenande found submerged at Thomond Bridge

#BREAKING Grenande found submerged at Thomond Bridge

| July 5, 2017

  A GRENADE, which will most likely turnout to be a relic of some antiquity, was discovered by maintenance staff who were carrying out repair works to Thomond Bridge in Limerick this Wednesday afternoon. The discovery was made shortly after 1pm by specialist contractors who had been working on the stone facade of Thomond Bridge. […]

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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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Condell Road in Limerick closed after fatal crash

Condell Road in Limerick closed after fatal crash

| June 13, 2017

Update A MAN in his 70s has died following a three car collision in Limerick this Tuesday morning. Earlier, Gardai and emergency services attended the scene of three car collision on the Condell Road in Limerick. Three units from Limerick City and County Fire and Rescue together with emergency paramedics were assisting gardai at the […]

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