Limerick Leader’s 125th anniversary magazine available as e-paper

Legendary Limerick Leader 'newsboy' Ab Sheehan sitting on the steps alongside the paper's office in O'Connell Street in 1964
The Limerick Leader’s much praised 125th anniversary publication is now available as free e-magazine.

The Limerick Leader’s much praised 125th anniversary publication is now available as free e-magazine.

The 64-page magazine includes recollections by many former Leader staff members, including the award-winning BBC foreign correspondent Fergal Keane, who writes: “I am who I am and where I am because of the Leader. Long may it prosper.”

It also features dozens of well known local personalities talking about what the paper has meant to them over the years, including Finance Minister Michael Noonan, Fianna Fail’s Willie O’Dea, businessman JP McManus, UL’s founding president Ed Walsh and sports stars Paul O’Connell and Shane Dowling.

Click here to view the publication.