Benefit Dance in Aid of Baby Emily Ann Daly

The Benefit dance in aid of Baby Emily Ann Daly in the Woodlands House Hotel tonight proved to be a great success,the music was supplied by Different Sounds,Skyline,Karisma and the Deer Hunters.There were also many spot prizes on the night and finger food. The Daly Family would like to thank each and every person who bought … Continue reading

Croom’s One Hour Bus Service

Croom’s one hour bus service ,the new citylink bus service that commenced this year has brought much needed connectivity to the area and district ,the citylink bus service has it’s depot collection point and drop off centre next to the Old Mill at Croom.The Croom area services Cork ,Limerick,Shannon ,Galway .For more information contact 1890 … Continue reading

Limerick Camogie receive award from Limerick County Council

  Limerick Camogie ,All Ireland Gala Winners 2007. In a special presentation to honour the Limerick Camogie Team of 2007 Councillor Kevin Sheehan which was held at County Hall in Dooradoyle.He made the following reference to the team. “I congratulate Aoife Sheehan as captain, the team, panel, trainers, coaches, selectors and back room staff because I … Continue reading

People : A Nostalgic Lookback Part 1.

1960’s in Croom. President Mary McAlesse signs autographs for Jim Kavanagh,Adare Right.

Croom Teacher Receives Man Of The Match for Ireland

Croom Teacher Receives Man Of The Match for Ireland .  Ireland defeated Scotland in the AIB Club International in a very entertaining match played at Donnybrook last Friday Night ,John Ed O Connor who is teaching in Colaiste Chiarain was voted Man of the Match and he had  a tremendous game, Quote of the night as regards John … Continue reading

St.Vincent De Paul

St.Vincent De PaulThe annual church door Christmas appeal collection for the Croom branch of St.Vincent De Paul ,the collection will take place at all masses next weekend in Croom and Banogue ,the work of the  St.Vincent De Paul is vital in any community and we are especially fortunate to have our own branch in Croom,your … Continue reading

Recent Deaths /Anniversary Masses

Recent DeathsThe recent death took place of Frank Costello ,Banogue ,Frank was a well known hurler and donned the colours of Croom Senior Hurling Team in the 30s and 40s .His remains was removed from Daffy’s funeral home to St.Peter and Paul’s church ,Banogue. Following requiem mass, internment took place to the local cemetery, a … Continue reading

Manister, Drama (“Don’t tell the wife”)

Manister Drama   left to right is Stephen Cregan,Pat Griffin, Margaret O’Connor, Marion Twomey and James O’Donnell. left to right is Desmond Lane, Dan Sheehy and Gary Costelloe. These three photos show artists who performed in ” ???? ” at Manistir Panto. Answers to The Curtains will be raised at Manister community centre on … Continue reading

Croom A.F.C ,Members Draw.

Croom A.F.C 2007   Croom United 1997, 10 years previous Croom A.F.C Members Draw 24-11-2007  1St  Prize ….1500 euros       Conor Lucy , St.Senans Terrace 2ND Prize ….500   euros       Elizabeth Ryan , Elm Park Drive 3 rd Prize …100   euros       Sean Hartnett, Rathkeale 4Th  Prize … 100  euros        Bridie Hannon,  Bridge St. 5Th Prize       100  Euros       Donie … Continue reading

Croom Utd win in a thriller over Shelbourne

 Daffy the Hat trick Hero for the Maiguesiders.    Pip Moloney ,Croom in action v Shelbourne.   This morning’s Limerick’s Junior Division 1B top of the table clash between Shelbourne and Croom United turned out to be a thriller, with the Maiguesiders scoring a dramatic last minute goal to seal the points for Croom.                  Shelbourne … Continue reading