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3,123 Limerick jobs created by 9 per cent VAT rate

CALLS for Government to retain the 9 per cent VAT rate have been made by representatives of the tourism and hospitality sector after 3,000...

4.1 million in payments to tunnel

OPERATING profits for Directroute, the company behind the €800m Limerick Tunnel fell to €8.5m last year despite the help of traffic guarantee payments totalling...

Shannon flights up

COMMERCIAL terminal flights at Shannon were up by 8 per cent with an average of 68 daily commercial movements at Shannon. The increase is part...

WATCH: Kiely’s heroes end 45 year famine as Limerick win All-Ireland Final

WATCH: Kiely’s heroes end 45 year famine as Limerick win All-Ireland Final Limerick are the All-Ireland champions for 2018 after coming out on top of...

Gaelic Grounds to host homecoming for All-Ireland Senior Hurling champions

massive party is planned at the home of Limerick GAA as supporters will get a chance to welcome home their heroes – the first...

Did Yemen missile pass through Shannon question mark

LIMERICK Senator Paul Gavan has called on the Government to end the use of Shannon Airport by US military forces in light of the...
Darren Sweetnam of Munster in action against Oliver Hoskins of London Irish during the Keary's Renault pre-season friendly match between Munster and London Irish at Irish Independent Park in Cork. Photo by Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile

Munster kick off preseason campaign with 32-28 win over London Irish

Munster kick off preseason campaign with 32-28 win over London Irish. In typical preseason fashion, Munster’s performance contained some excellent attacking phases but a few...

Talking Points ahead of the 2018 All-Ireland Hurling Final

TALKING POINTS AHEAD OF THE 2018 ALL IRELAND HURLING FINAL. After an incredible year of action, the 2018 All Ireland hurling final is less than...

Limerick FC suffer heavy defeat to Sligo Rovers at the Markets Field

Limerick FC suffer heavy defeat to Sligo Rovers at the Markets Field Limerick FC suffered a hammer blow to their chances of avoiding a promotion/relegation...

School pitch a haven for drink and drug use

A RUGBY pitch on Limerick’s North Circular Road has become a regular “hotspot” for antisocial behaviour this summer, causing major disturbance to local residents...