Declan Moylan New Owner of the Limerick Independent

I would to take this opportunity and wish Declan Moylan every success in his recent purchase of the Limerick Independent,Declan has been the business manager at the paper for the past two years.Declan who hails from the Ennis Road of Limerick City has now become it’s new owner.

Summer Camps

There are many Summer Camps which are currently taking place in Co.Limerick at present.These are very valuable to the younger members in each household.These can be costly so one is advised to look around.

Croom Website 35,000 Hits ,Yes that is Thirty Five Thousand HITS

The Croom Website is going from Strength to strength.A remarkable success story that covers local community news through the use of script,photos and video,Bits from the Limerick County News/Munster News/Ireland and as it’s happening in the world .The World is indeed a very small place now throught the advent of the usage of the Internet.Broadband … Continue reading

Tom Hickey /Poet and Farmer

This week i would like to pay tribute to Tom Hickey for his memorable poems such as ,                The Slopes of Knockfierna On the slopes of Knockfierna, on those fine Summer days, Through the gorse and the heather, how often I strayed. With those youthful companions, to the … Continue reading

N20 To Change The Maigueside

The Woodlands House for the Maigueside Region was the venue last week for the very important public viewing of the designs and proposed routes for the new motorway to replace the existing N20 between Kileens Cross near Blarney ,Co.Cork to Adare in Co .Limerick.This is part of the National Development Plan 2007-2013 for this side of the country  … Continue reading

Southend F.C ,A Story of a Club’s Survival in Southill ,Limerick.

Southend Football Club recently held their Fifth  Annual Boys and Girls evening on July 17 ,An evening comprising of soccer matches  and Penalty taking. Over 200 attended the football evening and as many parents , it seemed like more and it was great see the enjoyment and the pleasure experienced by all who attended including myself.This is their story. … Continue reading

Limerick Tunnel Public Open Day 26th July 2008

The Limerick Tunnel Project/Bunlickly Lake  as seen from Blackberry Park. There will be an Open day this weekend on Saturday 26th July where the general public can view  and see the tunnel  before it is immersed under the River Shannon.A feat of engineering well worth seeing. The Shannon Rugby Club in Coonagh is where the Guided Bus … Continue reading

AIB Club of the Year 2008

The closing date for the AIB club of the year and Best New Member competition is July 31st, so if you think your club has what it takes to be crowned Club of the Year, you had better get entering! Forms are available from club secretaries or you can call Clare Davenport at national office … Continue reading

Athea ,How a Road Race has raised it’s profile on the World Map

Athea a tiny village in Co. Limerick is now renowned as a venue throughout the world for its staging of the Annual Motorcycling Road Race. The most recent Road race was held in Athea during last week of June. It is one of many races which count for the Irish Road Race Championship which are … Continue reading

Limerick Draw Kildare in the Qualifiers

Update July 24: KILDARE Team to play Limerick : E Murphy; M O’Flaherty, K O’Neill, A Mac Lochlainn; E Bolton, M Foley, M Scanlon; K Brennan, D Earley; J Kavanagh, P O’Neill, E Callaghan; A Smith, K Donnelly, J Doyle. Update: I would like to thank the Kildare Gaa official website using the link … Continue reading