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Woman rescued from River Shannon

A WOMAN is recovering in hospital after she was rescued from the River Shannon this Tuesday afternoon. Just after 4.30pm on Tuesday, Limerick City Fire...
Architect's impression of the proposed Castletroy Town Centre development.

City centre needs more than blocking development in the suburbs

THE FUTURE of Limerick’s city centre will depend on more than just blocking development in the suburbs. That’s according to Social Democrats local election candidate...

Limerick man charged with nightclub murder of father of one appears in court

A 20-year old Limerick man has appeared in court charged with the murder of Jamie Higgins at a Shannon night-club in March of last...

Martens settles Jason Corbett wrongful death case

KILLER Tom Martens has settled a wrongful death action taken against him and will pay Jason Corbett's children, Jack and Sarah, €160,000. The civil action...
Joey Carbery during Munster Rugby Squad Training at University of Limerick in Limerick. Photo by Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile

Carbery and Mathewson extend their Munster deals

Munster have been handed some excellent news ahead of Saturday’s Champions Cup clash with Edinburgh with the announcement that Joey Carbery and Alby Mathewson...

Shannon Group boss is on the move

SHANNON Group chief executive Matthew Thomas is set to leave the company in June to take a new role with the Ports of Jersey. Deputy...
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Drink driving offences down but drug seizures up in Limerick latest crime stats reveal

INCIDENTS of drink driving in Limerick dropped during the last three months of 2018 according to the latest recorded crime statistics released by the...

Review: How to put the ‘Sis’ into Genesis

COSTING "north of €40,000", Limerick Musical Society threw all it got at 'Sister Act', this year's love at University Concert Hall. Talking to Limerick...
Bob Shanahan celebrates receiving the Special Merit award with his family at the 2018 National Greyhound Racing Awards in Naas, Co. Kildare

Limerick’s Bob Shanahan honoured at 2018 National Greyhound Racing Awards

LIMERICK'S Bob Shanahan has received a Special Merit Award at the 2018 National Greyhound Awards in Kildare. Mr Shanahan received the prize from the Irish...
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Film review – ‘The Hole in the Ground’

I RECENTLY read a fawning review of ‘The Hole in the Ground’ where it was deemed “the best Irish horror movie ever made”. Well, as...