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# askeaton - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Man (30s) charged in connection with 2018 shop burglary in Co Limerick

The incident happened shortly before 2am on 3 May 2018.

# askeaton - Friday 15 June, 2018

Limerick teenager dies after falling from hotel balcony in Mallorca

He had travelled to Spain to celebrate after finishing a Leaving Certificate exam paper.

# askeaton - Monday 12 December, 2016

Houses evacuated overnight after bomb found in Limerick

The Army Bomb Disposal Team arrived at 1.30am and the scene was declared safe at around 2.15am.

# askeaton - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Gardaí confirm body of man found in Limerick house is Thomas Ruttle

His partner Julia Holmes had already been formally identified.

# askeaton - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Further tests due on bodies of Limerick farmhouse couple

The couple – 63-year-old Julia Holmes and her partner Thomas Ruttle, who was in his 50s – had not been seen for two months.

# askeaton - Monday 18 May, 2015

Post mortem on bodies found at Limerick farmhouse 'inconclusive'

The bodies were found at house in Askeaton in the early hours of this morning.

# askeaton - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Here's why you can't feed hens any food you want

A student from Askeaton, and an owner of 10 hens himself, set out to find out if what you feed hens does matter.

# askeaton - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

EU delegation to visit Shannon estuary on environmental hazards probe

The fact-finding mission this coming September is a response to complaints in relation to Aughinish Alumina plant and plans for a liquefied natural gas terminal.

# askeaton - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Water restrictions eased for Limerick households

Testing is still being carried out on the water which was contaminated with oil last week.

# askeaton - Saturday 21 January, 2012

1,500 without water as Limerick contamination 'worse than initially feared'

Water tankers are in place in west Limerick after a volume of oil entered the river Deel on Thursday night.

# askeaton - Friday 20 January, 2012

Council hopes to restore water supply after shut off in Limerick

Some 1,500 households in Askeaton, Foynes, Shanagolden, Creeves and surrounding areas have had their water supply shut off overnight.