Limerick hurling champions Patrickswell in charity sleep out

Jerome O'Connell

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Limerick hurling champions Patrickswell in charity sleep out

LIMERICK senior hurling champions Patrickswell are doing a charity Sleep Out this Friday night.

The December 16 event commences at 8.30pm outside Brown Thomas department store on O’Connell Street in Limerick city.

The members of the Limerick SHC winning panel will continue their bucket collection until 7am on Saturday morning.

All funds raised are for Novas, who work with families and individuals who are socially excluded, primarily those who are homeless or at risk of being homeless

Elsewhere, the Limerick senior hurlers have organised a pre-Christmas charity game to also raise funds for Novas.

The game between the 39-man inter-county panel takes place in Rathkeale’s Mick Neville Park at 7.30.

Admission will be €5 with all proceeds to Novas.

One team selection ‘Limerick Sarsfields’ will be managed by coach Paul Kinnerk and will play ‘Limerick Treaty’, managed by Limerick manager John Kiely.