Limerick Skatepark Hosts National Championships

Mount Kennett ,Steamboat Quay ,Limerick City was the venue yesterday for the All Ireland Skate Championship’s . A glorious day was had by all who participated and a large attendance of a 1000 looking on.The weather helped with no rain evident a miracle in itself considering the miserable Summer which has passed.Andy Jolly from Tubes,Limerick was the … Continue reading

Mallow Home & Garden Festival 2009, This Weekend

The 2009 Mallow Home and Garden Festival 2009 takes place this weekend at the Cork Racecourse ,Mallow,Co,Cork commencing tomorrow Friday 19Th June at 2.00 pm -8 pm,Saturday the 20th 11am to 6pm and Sunday the 21st 11 am – 6pm. Video from the 2008 Festival The Irish  Examiner have more details HERE Garden Experts in attendance … Continue reading

National Carers Week, Limerick Caring for Carers

The Limerick  Caring for Carers week is in full spring with a variety of events happening in their centre in John Street Limerick. There is more information available on their site  Limerick Caring For Carers Here

Seamus Sheahan Your Number 1 in Croom and the Adare Electoral Area

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Grangemockler to Honour Michael Hogan

Grangemockler honours Michael Hogan ,the Co.Tipperary footballer who was shot dead in Croke Park in 1920.There will be a weekend of events held in the village of Grangemockler over the weekend culminating in the unveiling of a memorial plaque by the President of the GAA Christy Cooney. The Irish Times has more… http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/breaking/2009/0516/breaking6.htm The Co … Continue reading

Back to the 80’s in UL For Colaiste Chiarain

To find out more about this Musical see  Colaiste Chiarain

Limerick Jazz Workshop

The Limerick Jazz Workshop  is a very prominent and active group who play regularly  their  music is great ,it is good to see they have uploaded several videos of their work to You Tube.An example of their work is in the video shown here on the site where Steve Hanks group perform “One Note Samba ” … Continue reading

A DELL Reminder ,When You turn on Your PC

Image of the Day,A DELL Reminder , It is not easy turning on  the PC and seeing this unfold in front of you today The news today says 1900 people out of work within the next year from the Dell Limerick Plant.OK There are 2000 left 1k in dublin 1k in limerick…blame the Poles i hear…50 … Continue reading

My Limerick Vales from Blue Skies and Green Fields

My Limerick Vales from Blue Skies and Green Fields is song by  the legendary accordion player Sean Wilson.Sean From Derry was a part of family band until 1989 ,then it all changed for him with the release of his own album.Since the release his career has gone from strength to strength.Sean was so sucessful that … Continue reading

Croom,Limerick Macra News

Congratulations  to the wonderful Kilmallock Impromtu debating team who were victorious in the National Debating Competition last Saturday evening in Nenagh. This win is a wonderful achievement for Limerick and a second National title for Limerick so early in the Macra year. Aisling Quain, Stephen Kelleher and Peter Cussen represented Limerick and are now candidates … Continue reading