Two months’ work left on Limerick’s €4m quay
Limerick to Lourdes pilgrimage cancelled
100 swimmers set for Limerick race
Limerick city club to reopen after €1m renovation
Help us create a unique video project for Limerick
Bill Clinton stops off in Shannon Airport
Adare ready for Weekend of Welcomes
CITY Council is to write to Arts Minister Jimmy Deenihan to urge him to set aside money for a new cinema for the centre.1 comment
A HIGH-TECH operating theatre for bowel cancer patients which has just opened at the Mid-Western Regional Hospital is the “most advanced in western Europe”, according to consultant surgeon Eoghan Condon.
THE €4.8m redevelopment of Howley’s Quay is set to be completed this August, after some nine months of work to improve the riverside walkway.
THE Limerick pilgrimage to Lourdes has been cancelled as flooding causes havoc in the area of south west France.
OVER 100 swimmers will take to the waters of the River Shannon for the annual Thomond Swim, which continues to grow in size since it was revived five years ago.
A LIMERICK man who collapsed and nearly died in the city is believed to have injected steroids in a local gym.
THE Limerick senior hurlers return to training this Thursday night for the first time since their heroic Munster SHC win over Tipperary.
JUST a week after their heroics against Tipperary in the Munster SHC, members of the Limerick senior hurling team were back on form over the weekend in the Limerick SHC and IHC.
All the Limerick GAA results for the week June 12-16.
LIMERICK FC’s poor run of form continued in Tallaght Stadium on Friday night when they were beaten 1-0 by Shamrock Rovers.
LIMERICK have been drawn to play Longford in round one of the All-Ireland senior football Qualifiers.
Doon caused the shock of the round when they beat Na Piarsaigh by 1-17 to 3-10 in the Limerick SHC on Sunday.
SCENES of wild celebration greeted Limerick’s 1-18 to 1-15 win over Tipperary last Sunday in the Gaelic Grounds.
THE troubled nightclub once known as the Trinity Rooms is to reopen next month after a €1 million renovation, creating 50 jobs in the process.1 comment
THE Limerick Leader will be focusing on all that is good in our community with a unique video project timed to coincide with the year’s Longest Day this Friday.
A RUN of top class gigs takes place in Limerick this week, but we are most excited about the return of eclectic Waterford rockers O Emperor, easily among the best Irish bands on the go at the moment.
ADARE will put on its broadest smile and roll out the welcome mat in style later this month when the entire village opens its doors for the Adare Weekend of Welcomes festival.
GARDAI from the northside are to take on staff from the Ceim ar Cheim Moyross probation project in a friendly at LIT this Friday.
EXCITEMENT is building among the people of County Limerick this week ahead of a visit by Caroline Kennedy, the daughter of the late US president, John Fitzgerald Kennedy.
THERE was sadness in Cecil Street as the City of Limerick Vocational Educational Committee (VEC) met for the final time.
INSPIRATIONAL cancer fundraiser Loretto Farrell will visit Limerick later this month during the final leg of her three day motorcycle charity run for St Luke’s Hospital.
Former Clare All-Ireland winning manager Ger Loughnane will officially launch the Walk of Life in aid of Milford Hospice this Thursday at the Woodlands Hotel in Adare.
NATIONAL charity Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind have issued a thank you to its many volunteers in Limerick for helping to support the Shades campaign, which has raised more than €143k here.
DICK and Jessie Griffin held a triple anniversary celebration in Bulgaden Castle but didn’t get one present.
IT WOULD certainly have come in handy for the besieging Confederate army in 1641, but today a new rear entrance to the Desmond Castle in Newcastle West will be used for a far more prosperous end.
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Weather for Limerick
Thursday 20 June 2013
Temperature: 12 C to 17 C
Wind Speed: 13 mph
Wind direction: South
Temperature: 12 C to 16 C
Wind Speed: 17 mph
Wind direction: South west