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Win cinema tickets

Win cinema tickets

| August 16, 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 August 21. What film is the next […]

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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 […]

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Government has failed to solve Limerick homeless crisis

Government has failed to solve Limerick homeless crisis

| August 5, 2017

FIANNA Fáil Social Protection spokesman Willie O’Dea is of the view that the Government strategy for tackling homelessness in Limerick is not working and needs a root and branch revision. The Limerick TD was commenting on the most recent homelessness report by the Department of Housing, which shows that the number of families who are accessing […]

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Limerick news briefs – Afternoon tea. Limerick bakes. Projects funding.

Limerick news briefs – Afternoon tea. Limerick bakes. Projects funding.

| August 5, 2017

A look at some local news stories in brief this week. Afternoon tea TOPAZ will raise a teacup to the Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation this August Bank Holiday weekend, by donating 50c of the ‘Add a pastry for €1’ offer in its Re.Store retail outlets to the children’s charity from August 5 to 7. The […]

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Kileely residents furious at plans to build houses on parking spaces

Kileely residents furious at plans to build houses on parking spaces

| August 5, 2017

RESIDENTS in Kileely are furious at a proposal by Limerick City and County Council to build two social housing units on 12 parking spaces, which they say are used for visitors to St Munchin’s Community Centre. A spokesman for residents in Kileely Court this week described the move as “ridiculous”. Residents claim that when the […]

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Win cinema tickets

Win cinema tickets

| August 4, 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 August 7. Who directed ‘Dunkirk’? A. Oliver […]

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Whispers of a Limerick horse project get louder

Whispers of a Limerick horse project get louder

| August 4, 2017

Limerick horse-lovers are hoping that the success of a Dublin-based community stables project can be replicated in the Treaty City. City North councillor Cian Prendiville (Solidarity) and Anna Gallagher, chairperson of the Horse Education Limerick Project Southside (HELPS) were joined on a visit to Clondalkin in Dublin by young members of the project to see […]

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Talking lamp posts to test Limerick dog owners

Talking lamp posts to test Limerick dog owners

| August 4, 2017

THE NEXT time a Limerick dog cocks a leg to a lamp-post, their owners may be surprised when the lamp-post talks back. It’s all part of a campaign by the City and County Council to persuade pet owners to clean up after their dogs.  The new campaign, involving talking ‘lamp posts’ and teaming up with Limerick’s […]

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Investment needed for repair and upgrading of water infrastructure

Investment needed for repair and upgrading of water infrastructure

| August 3, 2017

IN a statement issued to the Limerick Post this Wednesday afternoon, Irish Water said that the repair and upgrading of its water treatment plants, waste water treatment plants, water and sewer network will require a multi-billion euro investment programme over many years. “At the same time we have to dedicate over €100m to €200m a year […]

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Limerick to be left high and dry by Irish Water

Limerick to be left high and dry by Irish Water

| August 3, 2017

INVESTMENT in Limerick water and wastewater projects will be hit by a massive 64 per cent cut to €10 million over the next four years under the latest plan from Irish Water. ‘A Summary of Irish Waters Infrastructure Investment Need’ indicates that almost €2.1 billion will be spent between 2017 and 2021 on schemes nationwide […]

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