Lovely Ladies and Mr. Personality Events…

A very special event takes place in the Golden Vale Bar, Kilmallock this Friday evening, 6th February. Often remarked to as the lovely ladies competition, the fine The national final of Macra na Feirme’s variety entertainment contest, the FBD Capers Competition, took place in the Mountmellick Arts Centre, county Laois this past weekend, where Carrigaline … Continue reading

Adare ,Tour De Munster

The Tour De Munster Completed their 600 Km Charity Cycle through all the counties of Munster.This is the fifth year of this very unique event where all the participants cover their own costs ,the funds this year will go to Enable Ireland.See more on their website http://tourdemunster.com/ I met the Cyclist’s in Cruise Street in … Continue reading

Dinner Dating at Fitzgerald’s Woodlands House Hotel

Dinner Dating at Fitzgerald’s Woodlands House Hotel. Do you like good food and good company? Single? Then sign up for the food and dating evening coming your way on Friday 22nd August @ 8.00pm. It promises to be an evening of great fun. The evening will commence with a punch Reception, followed by an 8 … Continue reading

Limerick Senior Hurling Championship Fixtures/Results

The 95FM Senior Hurling Championship resumes this weekend . Saturday August 9 Ahane v Murroe/Boher  ,Claughaun 7.15 pm   2-21 0-19 Croom v Western Gaels ,Ballyagran 7.15 pm   1-14  0-21 Double Header in Kilmallock Sunday Aug.10 Patrickswell v Tournafulla  2 pm   2-22 0-11 Garryspillane v Na Piarsaigh  3.45 pm 1-16 1-12 Q/f Draw.. Western Gaels v Adare … 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  http://www.ndp.ie  … Continue reading

Two Last Minute Goals Deny Limerick ,Cork and Kerry to meet in the Munster Football Final

Limerick 0-12 Cork 2-9 Munster Senior Football Championship Semi -Final  John Galvin(Croom /Limerick),Stephen Lavin(Adare /Limerick) and Ger Spillane (Ballygarvan/Cork) Limerick were denied a deserved Munster Final appearance with two goals scored by Cork in the last minute of the game,Limerick were leading by three points and history was in the making so it seemed.Limerick were excellent from start to … Continue reading

A Birdie, A Finch and a Swim.

The Maigueside was a showcase on the world sporting stage last week when the Irish Open Golf Championship was held on the banks of the Maigue at Adare Manor Hotel and Golf Resort. The Maigueside District is a historic area with its castles manors and mills ,and on Sunday evening last the world media broadcast … Continue reading

Adare Hosts the Irish Open Golf ,Sports News

Golf: Irish Open Adare Festival:Thurs May 15 to Sunday May 18. Adare by the river Maigue will host next weekends  eagerly anticipated Irish Open for its second year.Last years tournament was a major success with 60,000 golf fans visting the Adare Manor Hotel and Golf Resort.It had a global audience watching the tournament of more … Continue reading

Macra Easter Ball, Woodlands House Hotel,Adare.

Calendar girls; (L to R) Geraldine Quain, Caroline Cuddy, Corinna Byrne, Bridget Ryan, Aishling Quain and Lisa Cahill, all calendar girls, with the cheque for Limerick Samaritans. Not many people can say that they raised €34,000 for charity but 12 beautiful, young Macra women have done just this. Last Sunday night these ladies handed over a cheque … Continue reading

Limerick Macra Na Feirme Easter Ball

 (Limerick, 23/Mar/2008)    The Woodlands House Hotel in Adare will host the infamous Limerick Macra Easter Ball. For further information, contact Fiachra Liston on 0871226408. http://www.macra.ie/  Times Past See :