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

Inauguration Day Jan 20 2008

Sept 5 th  1998  President Bill Clinton Visits Limerick with his his wife Hillary Clinton ,she now  has a new role in Barack Obamas Cabinet. Will Obama be the next United States President to visit Limerick and Ireland.?  Today is the day of the Inauguration of the newly elected United States President Barack Obama  who will later recite the … 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

Westfields Birdwatch Outing

A list of birds seen today were; Little egret, grey heron, cormorant, little grebe, waterhen, coot, teal, mallard, shoveler, pochard, tufted duck, snipe, lapwing, dunlin, redshank, black-headed gull, common gull and mute swan

New Zealand TV, Show Munster and Limerick

Great work by http://cupidstunt.wordpress.com/ a Limerick man living in New Zealand who placed up this very good  programme aired on N.Z TV…..It includes an interview with the Limerick Leaders Photographer Owen South..and many more Limerick Personalities. http://ie.youtube.com/user/cupidstuntblog Courtesy of AlexS777 New Zealand

Clancy’s Strand, Limerick

It is great to see the new developments along Clancy’s Strand ,with adequate seating provided to savour those magnificient views of the River Shannon and the new easy access for those brave enough to Kayak on the Curragower Falls.

INIS ARTISTS

The Inis Artists were formed to promote visual art throughout Munster ,the artists are mainly based in Co.Clare .Tom Daly, Margaret Ray Lahinch, Tomás O‘Maoldomhnaigh Ennis, Alan Shoosmith,  Sonia Schorman, Gerardine O’Leary are some the artists in the soiciety. More Details on their website http://www.inisartists.com/ See more of the Artists in the launch of the Art Exhibition … Continue reading

Spot The Difference

    http://www.tomasartist.com/ portrait and landscape artist  Tomás O’Maoldomhnaigh Spot the Difference from the stables in Bruree of Enda Bolger. Cheltenham has been good to him winning 7 cross country meeting s there. John Thomas McNamara rode him 11 times out of his 14 wins, the Toureen jockey once stated that Spot the Difference had a … Continue reading

Limerick Marina

It was a great pleasure last Friday to witness a flotilla of boats/barges making their way through the River Shannon to moor in the Limerick Marina.  The Marina lies idle for so much of the year ,what a pity that some of these problems could be not be solved as it’s business potential would be … Continue reading