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# co-limerick - Tuesday 23 August, 2022

'Unusual' and rare megalithic art discovery at stone circle in Co Limerick
# Lough Gur
# Lough Gur

'Unusual' and rare megalithic art discovery at stone circle in Co Limerick

Aug 23rd 2022, 11:39 AM 35,632 Views 12 Comments

Photographer Ken Williams said the new Lough Gur find was “well outside where you’d expect to see to find these type of carvings”.

# co-limerick - Monday 8 February, 2021

Questions remain for family of missing man who were unaware his body had been found 25 years ago
# Denis Walsh
# Denis Walsh

Questions remain for family of missing man who were unaware his body had been found 25 years ago

Feb 8th 2021, 8:26 PM 36,163 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí called to Mr Walsh’s home last Friday and informed his mother Mary (82) and father Denis (81) of the shocking news.

# co-limerick - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Gardaí launch appeal to trace owners as 10 suspected stolen dogs recovered
# Co Limerick
# Co Limerick

Gardaí launch appeal to trace owners as 10 suspected stolen dogs recovered

Aug 5th 2020, 9:21 AM 130,413 Views 0 Comments

The dogs were seized following a search of a property in Co Limerick.

# co-limerick - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Driver arrested after travelling at 211km/h on M1
# Ardee
# Ardee

Driver arrested after travelling at 211km/h on M1

Feb 1st 2020, 5:04 PM 49,921 Views 98 Comments

The driver was charged with dangerous driving.

# co-limerick - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Limerick man offers €2k reward for information after baby grandson’s grave vandalised
# Taylor’s Cross Cemetery
# Taylor’s Cross Cemetery

Limerick man offers €2k reward for information after baby grandson’s grave vandalised

Nov 13th 2019, 10:42 PM 26,572 Views 14 Comments

“Jesus knows who did it, they have to sleep every night and get up every morning and they’ll remember all this,” Gerry McDonagh said.

# co-limerick - Friday 13 July, 2018

Killing of young Limerick man 'brutal' and 'futile', funeral told
# Pa O'connor
# Pa O'connor

Killing of young Limerick man 'brutal' and 'futile', funeral told

Jul 13th 2018, 12:30 PM 17,599 Views 0 Comments

Canon Donal McNamara, St Munchin’s Church, offered the victim’s heartbroken family his “deepest heartfelt sympathies”.

# co-limerick - Friday 29 June, 2018

60-year-old woman dies in two-vehicle Limerick crash
# Kildimo
# Kildimo

60-year-old woman dies in two-vehicle Limerick crash

Jun 29th 2018, 8:02 PM 18,356 Views 5 Comments

The driver of the second vehicle was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

# co-limerick - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

'She was magic': Shock and disbelief in Dolores O'Riordan's home town
# Co Limerick
# Co Limerick

'She was magic': Shock and disbelief in Dolores O'Riordan's home town

Jan 16th 2018, 9:36 AM 20,183 Views 18 Comments

“She brought Limerick to a global stage, and to the forefront of world music. She was an exceptional talent,” one local said.

# co-limerick - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Man charged with brother's murder told gardaí: 'Sorry, I didn't mean it'
# Co Limerick
# Co Limerick

Man charged with brother's murder told gardaí: 'Sorry, I didn't mean it'

Jan 2nd 2018, 4:58 PM 27,375 Views 0 Comments

29 year-old Gerard Lynch was charged with the murder of his brother Willie.

# co-limerick - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Male (29) arrested after man's body discovered in house in Limerick
# Pallaskenry
# Pallaskenry

Male (29) arrested after man's body discovered in house in Limerick

Dec 30th 2017, 6:12 PM 20,077 Views 16 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# co-limerick - Saturday 22 July, 2017

The late-night flight that inspired a chef to make the first Irish coffee
# Bottoms Up
# Bottoms Up

The late-night flight that inspired a chef to make the first Irish coffee

Jul 22nd 2017, 10:00 AM 30,728 Views 22 Comments

Plane-weary passengers inspired a Tyrone chef to invent an Irish coffee almost 75 years ago.

# co-limerick - Sunday 26 March, 2017

18-year-old woman dies after Limerick collision Friday evening
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

18-year-old woman dies after Limerick collision Friday evening

Mar 26th 2017, 4:47 PM 18,458 Views 4 Comments

The 19-year-old male driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene.

# co-limerick - Friday 10 March, 2017

Woman threatened by raider with a knife during Limerick shop robbery
# Thomas Street
# Thomas Street

Woman threatened by raider with a knife during Limerick shop robbery

Mar 10th 2017, 10:05 AM 9,288 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have arrested a male in his 30s in connection to the robbery.

# co-limerick - Saturday 11 February, 2017

A look back at the Limerick bacon factories that fed Ireland for 180 years
# Pigtown
# Pigtown

A look back at the Limerick bacon factories that fed Ireland for 180 years

Feb 11th 2017, 7:45 AM 20,671 Views 35 Comments

A lot of the factory workers couldn’t afford expensive cuts of meat, so the offal, spare ribs and pigs’ heads would go to the poorer people of Limerick.

# co-limerick - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Man in his 50s dies after being hit by truck in Co Limerick
# Kilmallock
# Kilmallock

Man in his 50s dies after being hit by truck in Co Limerick

Dec 8th 2016, 8:35 AM 7,714 Views 1 Comment

The man was pronounced dead at the scene after the crash at Lord Edward Street, Kilmallock.

# co-limerick - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

What are the chances of the Adare bypass being built anytime soon? (Hint: Not great)
# 2 Mile Tailbacks
# 2 Mile Tailbacks

What are the chances of the Adare bypass being built anytime soon? (Hint: Not great)

Jun 18th 2014, 8:20 PM 15,000 Views 32 Comments

The saga of the planned bypass is almost as long as the tailbacks that dog for the scenic Limerick village on bank holiday weekends.

# co-limerick - Monday 16 December, 2013

One in custody and one released in €1m cash investigation
# Co Limerick
# Co Limerick

One in custody and one released in €1m cash investigation

Dec 16th 2013, 4:21 PM 22,132 Views 48 Comments

The cash was seized at Portcrusha on 14 December.

# co-limerick - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Two Limerick hospitals account for 60pc of outpatients waiting over four years
# Waiting Times
# Waiting Times

Two Limerick hospitals account for 60pc of outpatients waiting over four years

Feb 27th 2013, 11:37 AM 4,657 Views 29 Comments

In total, 9,784 outpatients throughout the country have been waiting over four years to see a consultant.

# co-limerick - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Man, 29, dies in single-car accident in Co Limerick
# Roads
# Roads

Man, 29, dies in single-car accident in Co Limerick

Dec 1st 2012, 10:34 AM 4,945 Views 3 Comments

The man was the only occupant of the car, which left the Croom to Granagh road shortly before 4am.

# co-limerick - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Suspicious approach reported in Co Limerick
# Limerick
# Limerick

Suspicious approach reported in Co Limerick

Oct 18th 2012, 9:09 AM 10,482 Views 58 Comments

Gardaí are investigating an alleged suspicious approach that was reported on 10 October.

# co-limerick - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

EU commission to investigate 'red waste ponds' in Limerick
# Environment
# Environment

EU commission to investigate 'red waste ponds' in Limerick

Oct 2nd 2012, 12:31 PM 7,497 Views 14 Comments

The ponds at the Aughinish Alumina plant are under investigation by the commission after an MEP raised concerns about their environmental impact.

# co-limerick - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Bomb squad deal with viable roadside device in Co Limerick
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Bomb squad deal with viable roadside device in Co Limerick

Aug 11th 2012, 3:33 PM 3,960 Views 18 Comments

A controlled explosion was carried out on the viable device, which was found in a roadside ditch in Rathkeale.

# co-limerick - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Man arrested over Pallasgreen aggravated burglary
# Aggravated Burglary
# Aggravated Burglary

Man arrested over Pallasgreen aggravated burglary

Jun 6th 2012, 11:33 AM 1,924 Views 6 Comments

Three siblings were attack and tied up in their home last Thursday night during raid by two men armed with knives.

# co-limerick - Friday 1 June, 2012

Elderly siblings assaulted during Limerick burglary
# Aggravated Burglary
# Aggravated Burglary

Elderly siblings assaulted during Limerick burglary

Jun 1st 2012, 7:50 PM 3,650 Views 12 Comments

Two sisters and their brother were assaulted and tied up by masked men who raided their home last night.

# co-limerick - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

School evacuated as bomb squad deal with unstable chemical
# Unstable Chemicals
# Unstable Chemicals

School evacuated as bomb squad deal with unstable chemical

Sep 7th 2011, 6:51 PM 985 Views 5 Comments

The Defence Forces team was called out to the Killmallock school after unstable chemicals were discovered on the premises.

# co-limerick - Thursday 24 March, 2011

Thousands of chickens die in farm fire
# Fire
# Fire

Thousands of chickens die in farm fire

Mar 24th 2011, 11:34 AM 1,149 Views 0 Comments

Firefighters fought the blaze for several hours but were unable to save the animals.

Five people arrested in connection with Limerick murder
# Arrests
# Arrests

Five people arrested in connection with Limerick murder

Mar 24th 2011, 10:51 AM 345 Views 0 Comments

71 year old James Boyce was viciously beaten before being locked in a room at his house on Monday night.

# co-limerick - Tuesday 22 March, 2011

Man dies in crash in Co Limerick
# Crash
# Crash

Man dies in crash in Co Limerick

Mar 22nd 2011, 12:19 PM 665 Views 0 Comments

Another man was injured in the accident, but is not reported to have been seriously injured.