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# Limerick Leader

This year
Jimmy Lee set to become new Limerick football manager
The Newcastle West man is poised to follow in the footsteps of his brother, Billy.
'Everything he does is about the team' - Praise for Earls ahead of 100th Ireland cap
The winger is set to become just the ninth Ireland player to reach the milestone this weekend.
Last year
'People probably would have laughed at me if I said that we could get to a quarter-final'
Limerick camogie star Caoimhe Costelloe has pointed the way to a rare appearance in the knockout stages.
John Kiely: 'Nights when I was pacing the yard out the back, wondering, ‘Am I the right man for this job?' '
After a rocky start, the Limerick boss has risen to the top of hurling.
All time
Mulcahy goal crucial as Kilmallock win Limerick SHC quarter-final that produces 56 scores
Kilmallock ran out four-point winners over South Liberties.
'The one thing that kept me going over the lockdown was, 'Imagine winning an All-Ireland at Christmas time''
Limerick star Gearóid Hegarty was named man-of-the-match in today’s hurling final – do you agree with the selection?
After 15 years at the top, Limerick stalwart Mulcahy's first All-Star was long overdue
The Ahane star forward was finally recognised on Saturday night.
'I’m a bit overwhelmed': Limerick carpenter William O'Connor wins first ever PDC darts title
Cappamore native William O’Connor continued an impressive run of form by beating UK Open champion Nathan Aspinall.
Fire rages at city building formerly owned by the Limerick Leader newspaper
The building is located a few yards from the offices of the local newspaper.
Poll: Would you make use of an adults-only café?
Tipperary entrepreneur Alan Andrews is set to open Ireland’s first ‘adults only’ coffee shop, the Old Barracks Café.
Limerick removal delayed as Aer Lingus flight arrived without the body
The coffin of Mary O’Brien wasn’t put on a flight from Heathrow due to “operational reasons”.
Set for a 13th campaign with Limerick and savouring a first Munster senior title
After two historic wins with club and county, Niamh Mulcahy anticipates a big summer for Limerick camogie.
From inter-county uncertainty to captaincy: James Ryan to lead Limerick hurlers
Two members of the All-Ireland U21 winning side have been named as vice-captains.
FactCheck: Is Willie O'Dea right to say Ireland has the highest child poverty rate in the OECD?
The Fianna Fáil TD made the bold claim earlier this week in an interview with a local newspaper.
Was a dream farewell too much to ask for 'Gladiator' Paul O'Connell?
What he did in his career, will echo in Irish Rugby eternity.
A Sydney architect wants Limerick people to restore this ruin to its former glory
The architect laid out a plan whereby the whole community could play a part in rescuing the building and making it into a major tourist attraction.
Seamus Hickey: 'I can think of no better person to drive Limerick forward than Dalo'
The Allstar admits to being surprised by the former Dublin manager’s appointment though.
Dolores O'Riordan's mum says her daughter didn't recognise her at garda station
The singer is now under the care of a psychiatric doctor after being arrested earlier in the week.
Hot chicken headline of the week from the Limerick Leader
Clucking* hell! (*Sorry)
Garda station’s lack of biros “won’t happen again” after man gets aggressive
A judge criticised the station for its lack of biros after a man signing on for bail was told to bring his own pen.
FF candidate insists he didn't intend to be 'racist' towards Chinese community
Joe Crowley, a Fianna Fáil Local Area Representative in Limerick city, was quoted in the Limerick Leader today accusing three Chinese men with fishing rods of snaring duck to sell in their restaurants.
Willie O'Dea: I paid "over and above" for libel settlement
Former minister says it’s been a hard six months.