Official launch of book on 1973 hurling heroes to happen this weekend

James Lundon at the 50th anniversary celebration of the All-Ireland win of 1973 in the Strand Hotel earlier this year.

A BOOK on Limerick’s 1973 hurling heroes will be officially launched this weekend.

1973: Keeping the Dream Alive‘ was written by James Lundon, Liam O’Brien, and Niall Deegan, and will have its official launch at the Fitzgerald’s Woodlands House Hotel on Sunday (November 5).

The book will be launched by Mayor of Limerick City and County councillor Gerald Mitchell.

Copies of the book will be available to purchase on the night, with all profits raised going towards the Children’s Ark at University Hospital Limerick and the Limerick Society of St Vincent de Paul.

The launch takes place from 6pm, with members from the famous 1973 team also scheduled to attend.

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