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Competition winner

Competition winner

| March 21, 2017

WELL done to Rachel Ryan from Old Cork Road, Limerick who is the lucky winner of one pair of tickets and two large combo meals for a film of her choice at the Odeon Cinema in Castletroy. The answer to our film competition in last week’s Limerick Post was ‘Godzilla’. More tickets to give away […]

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Limerick TDs join in call to help regional job creation

Limerick TDs join in call to help regional job creation

| March 20, 2017

  THREE Limerick TDs have joined in a call for additional funding to State agencies that support job creation to help them mitigate against the impacts of Brexit. Niall Collins (FF), Tom Neville (FG) and Maurice Quinlivan (SF) are members of the Oireachtas Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation that published its “Report on the Likely […]

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West Limerick turbine project to create 15 new jobs

West Limerick turbine project to create 15 new jobs

| March 20, 2017

  TWO local companies GKinetic and Design Pro will create 15 new jobs in West Limerick after developing a new range of run-of-river hydrokinetic turbines. Rathkeale-based DesignPro Ltd and GKinetic Energy Ltd from Newcastle West will collaborate in the production of 25 kW and 60 kW prototype hydroturbine devices. The project has secured EU funding […]

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Farming experience proves invaluable for Limerick students

Farming experience proves invaluable for Limerick students

| March 20, 2017

Four Limerick students from Salesian Secondary College Pallaskenry have taken second prize in the Certified Irish Angus Beef Schools Competition in Croke Park. The four students, Daniel McSweeney, Jamie Fitzgerald, Dean Garvey and Shaun O’Connor, entered the competition by writing a 200 word essay and were then selected as national finalists and were awarded five […]

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Employment Minister vows to ‘up-skill’ local workers

Employment Minister vows to ‘up-skill’ local workers

| March 19, 2017

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are a core element of our economy and it is vital that they have the skills to scale their businesses and realise their full potential. This was the key message delivered by Pat Breen T.D., Minister for Employment and Small Business at the launch of Up-Skilling the Mid-West. The event, held […]

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Limerick cancer survivor returns to the high seas

Limerick cancer survivor returns to the high seas

| March 19, 2017

  FOUR years after he sailed around Ireland as part of a fundraising campaign, Limerick cancer survivor Chris Egan will take to the seas again – only this time he’s battling a debilitating sight condition. In 2013, Chris Egan and David Bevan, who were both cancer patients, completed a remarkable 1,200 nautical mile journey that included […]

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Ballingarry brains quiz their way to national finals

Ballingarry brains quiz their way to national finals

| March 18, 2017

A team from Ballingarry Youth Club will represent Limerick Youth Service at the national table quiz finals after winning a nail-biting regional qualifier in Newcastlewest. In a tension filled community hall, the Ballingarry team emerged victorious despite been pushed all the way by teams from Newcastlewest and Granagh Youth Clubs. Organised by young people from […]

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Bishop Leahy pays tribute to ‘inspirational’ Dara

Bishop Leahy pays tribute to ‘inspirational’ Dara

| March 17, 2017

The sense of heroism and mission displayed by St. Patrick is still very much evident in the acts of Irish Coast Guard pilot Dara Fitzpatrick and many others who sacrifice much, Bishop of Limerick Brendan Leahy stated today. In the now traditional St. Patrick’s Day Mass by the Bishop of Limerick for members past and […]

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Win cinema tickets

Win cinema tickets

| March 17, 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 March 20. ‘Kong: Skull Island’ comes from […]

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Limerick businesses can no longer rely on UK markets, warns leading economist

Limerick businesses can no longer rely on UK markets, warns leading economist

| March 17, 2017

One of Ireland’s leading businessmen, Denis Brosnan, has advised Limerick companies that are reliant on UK markets to start exploring business streams elsewhere. Answering questions for a short video shot at the recent inaugural Limerick Chamber Regional Leaders’ Programme event, Brosnan was in reflective mood as he discussed Brexit and offered advice to local start-ups. The event […]

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