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# limerick - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Public health experts must justify any proposed restrictions for Dublin if they're more 'drastic' than other EU cities
# Nphet
# Nphet

Public health experts must justify any proposed restrictions for Dublin if they're more 'drastic' than other EU cities

Sep 9th 2020, 2:00 PM 41,967 Views 82 Comments

Ireland needs to look to other EU countries and how they are handling spikes, says Tánaiste.

# limerick - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Pubs may not reopen and other businesses may close if Covid situation gets worse, government admits
# Trajectory
# Trajectory

Pubs may not reopen and other businesses may close if Covid situation gets worse, government admits

Sep 8th 2020, 7:09 PM 51,808 Views 79 Comments

Cabinet ministers have highlighted that case numbers have not resulted in a big hike in ICU, hospitalisation numbers, or deaths.

Ministers concerned Dublin and Limerick on 'knife-edge' - but it will be next week before any further measures are discussed
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Ministers concerned Dublin and Limerick on 'knife-edge' - but it will be next week before any further measures are discussed

Sep 8th 2020, 2:28 PM 70,000 Views 56 Comments

NPHET is due to discuss the situation in the two counties at its next meeting before making any recommendations.

Man charged after woman struck in face during robbery in Limerick
# Moyross
# Moyross

Man charged after woman struck in face during robbery in Limerick

Sep 8th 2020, 9:01 AM 18,788 Views 0 Comments

He is due to appear before Limerick City District Court this morning.

# limerick - Monday 7 September, 2020

Man arrested after woman struck in face during handbag robbery
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man arrested after woman struck in face during handbag robbery

Sep 7th 2020, 11:31 AM 22,874 Views 0 Comments

The arrest comes after a woman was attacked and robbed in Limerick in late August.

# limerick - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Castlehaven grab Cork football semi-final place as Doon qualify for Limerick hurling last four
# Around The Grounds
From The42
# Around The Grounds

Castlehaven grab Cork football semi-final place as Doon qualify for Limerick hurling last four

Sep 6th 2020, 5:16 PM 10,301 Views 0 Comments

It was the last day of group games in the Cork Premier SFC while Doon will now meet Kilmallock in the Limerick hurling semi-final.

# limerick - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Repeat of last year's Limerick hurling decider in store and champions advance in Galway
# Club Call
From The42
# Club Call

Repeat of last year's Limerick hurling decider in store and champions advance in Galway

Sep 5th 2020, 9:31 PM 10,260 Views 3 Comments

Na Piarsaigh will take on Patrickswell at the semi-final stage in Limerick next weekend.

# limerick - Friday 4 September, 2020

Man (24) suffered two fatal stab wounds following 'row over cocaine' in Limerick bar
# Courts
# Courts

Man (24) suffered two fatal stab wounds following 'row over cocaine' in Limerick bar

Sep 4th 2020, 4:34 PM 16,269 Views 0 Comments

Mark Crawford is charged with murdering Patrick ‘Pa’ O’Connor over two years ago.

# limerick - Thursday 3 September, 2020

11-year-old girl seriously injured in Limerick crash
# Pallasgreen
# Pallasgreen

11-year-old girl seriously injured in Limerick crash

Sep 3rd 2020, 8:55 PM 28,461 Views 5 Comments

The girl has been airlifted to Cork University Hospital.

# limerick - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Murder trial witness testifies that his friend said he was 'after getting burnt for €100 for cocaine'
# Limerick
# Limerick

Murder trial witness testifies that his friend said he was 'after getting burnt for €100 for cocaine'

Sep 2nd 2020, 3:04 PM 21,521 Views 0 Comments

Mark Crawford is charged with murdering Patrick ‘Pa’ O’Connor in Limerick city over two years ago.

# limerick - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Trial of 43-year-old man accused of Limerick bar murder opens at Central Criminal Court
# Court
# Court

Trial of 43-year-old man accused of Limerick bar murder opens at Central Criminal Court

Sep 1st 2020, 3:49 PM 15,506 Views 0 Comments

The man is accused of stabbing another man to death in a Limerick bar.

# limerick - Thursday 27 August, 2020

US firm Regeneron to create 400 jobs in Limerick as part of Covid-19 drug plans
# Raheen
# Raheen

US firm Regeneron to create 400 jobs in Limerick as part of Covid-19 drug plans

Aug 27th 2020, 5:03 PM 24,129 Views 9 Comments

REGN-COV2 will be made in New York but Limerick will by producing existing medicines.

# limerick - Sunday 23 August, 2020

Two men due in court over burglaries and theft of cars in Limerick City
# Limerick
# Limerick

Two men due in court over burglaries and theft of cars in Limerick City

Aug 23rd 2020, 3:26 PM 14,799 Views 0 Comments

Investigations are ongoing.

# limerick - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Three people arrested and suspected firearm seized in Limerick
# Crime
# Crime

Three people arrested and suspected firearm seized in Limerick

Aug 19th 2020, 10:35 AM 16,215 Views 7 Comments

Two men and a woman were arrested by gardaí last night.

# limerick - Friday 7 August, 2020

Man due in court following seizure of €115,900 worth of suspected cannabis
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man due in court following seizure of €115,900 worth of suspected cannabis

Aug 7th 2020, 1:22 PM 19,539 Views 0 Comments

All of the suspected drugs will now be sent to Forensic Science Ireland for analysis.

# limerick - Saturday 1 August, 2020

Winning EuroMillions Plus ticket worth €500,000 sold in Limerick petrol station
# Chicken Dinner
# Chicken Dinner

Winning EuroMillions Plus ticket worth €500,000 sold in Limerick petrol station

Aug 1st 2020, 2:22 PM 36,344 Views 11 Comments

This winning Quick Pick ticket was bought at the Circle K Thomond service station in Thomondgate, Co Limerick.

# limerick - Thursday 30 July, 2020

5 club hurling games to watch including big clashes in Kilkenny, Limerick and Cork
# Club Call
From The42
# Club Call

5 club hurling games to watch including big clashes in Kilkenny, Limerick and Cork

Jul 30th 2020, 5:54 PM 11,624 Views 3 Comments

The club season is firmly up and running now.

# limerick - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Gardaí appeal for people to report dog thefts after happy ending in Cork
# Dognappings
# Dognappings

Gardaí appeal for people to report dog thefts after happy ending in Cork

Jul 23rd 2020, 8:56 AM 32,568 Views 56 Comments

Gardaí say there is an upsurge in dog thefts but no matching increase in reports.

Limerick man jailed in US for trafficking endangered rhino horns
# John Slattery
# John Slattery

Limerick man jailed in US for trafficking endangered rhino horns

Jul 23rd 2020, 8:07 AM 27,995 Views 32 Comments

John Slattery was extradited to the US in May over charges relating to wildlife trafficking.

# limerick - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Woman (20s) arrested in connection with Limerick shooting
# Crime
# Crime

Woman (20s) arrested in connection with Limerick shooting

Jul 21st 2020, 10:28 AM 12,959 Views 2 Comments

The shooting happened in the Castle Street area of Limerick city on 11 June.

# limerick - Monday 20 July, 2020

Gardaí order Limerick publican to close bar after reopening despite Covid-19 rules
# Limerick
# Limerick

Gardaí order Limerick publican to close bar after reopening despite Covid-19 rules

Jul 20th 2020, 4:12 PM 52,063 Views 63 Comments

Currently only bars that can operate as restaurants are allowed to open.

Man arrested over shooting in Limerick last month
# Moyross
# Moyross

Man arrested over shooting in Limerick last month

Jul 20th 2020, 2:28 PM 8,490 Views 4 Comments

A man was shot in the Moyross area on 11 June.

# limerick - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Missing Limerick teenager found safe and well
# ALICIA RYAN
# ALICIA RYAN

Missing Limerick teenager found safe and well

Jul 18th 2020, 4:18 PM 29,365 Views 0 Comments

Alicia Ryan is missing from the Castleconnell area since Thursday.

# limerick - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Man arrested in Limerick over incident where another man had a corrosive substance thrown in his face
# Garryowen
# Garryowen

Man arrested in Limerick over incident where another man had a corrosive substance thrown in his face

Jul 16th 2020, 11:06 AM 10,927 Views 4 Comments

The incident happened in the Garryowen area last month.

# limerick - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Gardaí arrest man over attempted armed robbery at Limerick pharmacy
# Limerick
# Limerick

Gardaí arrest man over attempted armed robbery at Limerick pharmacy

Jul 14th 2020, 9:26 AM 16,893 Views 6 Comments

The man, who was armed with a penknife, demanded staff hand over drugs.

# limerick - Monday 13 July, 2020

Eleven plead not guilty to alleged sexual abuse, exploitation and neglect of four children
# Limerick
# Limerick

Eleven plead not guilty to alleged sexual abuse, exploitation and neglect of four children

Jul 13th 2020, 5:04 PM 31,162 Views 0 Comments

One of the men is also charged with inappropriately administering medication to one of the alleged victims.

# limerick - Friday 10 July, 2020

People of Limerick being asked what they'd like to see from directly-elected mayor
# Limerick City
# Limerick City

People of Limerick being asked what they'd like to see from directly-elected mayor

Jul 10th 2020, 7:56 PM 10,723 Views 14 Comments

Limerick is the first city that will have a directly-elected mayor after locals voted for the move last year.

# limerick - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Limerick council waives fees for business street tables and chairs for remainder of year
# Reopening
# Reopening

Limerick council waives fees for business street tables and chairs for remainder of year

Jul 7th 2020, 6:01 PM 13,050 Views 12 Comments

The Council has also announced free on-street parking on Saturdays in July and August.

# limerick - Thursday 2 July, 2020

'I knew it was all over for me two weeks ago' - Dowling on coming to terms with Limerick retirement
# Time To Say Goodbye
From The42
# Time To Say Goodbye

'I knew it was all over for me two weeks ago' - Dowling on coming to terms with Limerick retirement

Jul 2nd 2020, 10:49 PM 7,292 Views 26 Comments

The 2018 All-Ireland winner called time on his inter-county career today.

# limerick - Friday 26 June, 2020

Man (50s) arrested for 'knowingly assisting the IRA' and firearm possession
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man (50s) arrested for 'knowingly assisting the IRA' and firearm possession

Jun 26th 2020, 11:00 PM 26,554 Views 26 Comments

Two handguns, documentation and a significant amount of cash were seized by gardaí.

Two killed in road collision in Limerick
# Hyde Road
# Hyde Road

Two killed in road collision in Limerick

Jun 26th 2020, 7:58 AM 21,565 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí were called to the scene of the crash involving a car and a bicycle on the Hyde Road at approximately 12.15am.

# limerick - Monday 22 June, 2020

Six more people arrested and 11 bank accounts frozen by gardaí targeting organised crime
# Limerick
# Limerick

Six more people arrested and 11 bank accounts frozen by gardaí targeting organised crime

Jun 22nd 2020, 11:09 AM 34,717 Views 0 Comments

€40,000 in cash and four cars were also seized.

# limerick - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Rachael Blackmore claims biggest career success on Flat and Lord North wins feature at Ascot
# Horse Racing
From The42
# Horse Racing

Rachael Blackmore claims biggest career success on Flat and Lord North wins feature at Ascot

Jun 17th 2020, 9:10 PM 5,887 Views 1 Comment

There was racing at home at Limerick and Gowran Park today.

Car, jewellery, drugs and Dubai deeds seized as gardaí arrest 14 in major operation
# Operation Coronation
# Operation Coronation

Car, jewellery, drugs and Dubai deeds seized as gardaí arrest 14 in major operation

Updated Jun 17th 2020, 5:51 PM 57,808 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí said the searches were conducted as part of Operation Coronation, “a central plank” of the plan targeting organised crime in Limerick.

Limerick youth (19) in hospital with serious facial injuries after suspected acid attack
# Garryowen
# Garryowen

Limerick youth (19) in hospital with serious facial injuries after suspected acid attack

Jun 17th 2020, 4:11 PM 21,732 Views 16 Comments

The alleged attack occured at a house gathering on 13 June.

# limerick - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Man and woman appear in court after cocaine worth €440,000 is seized in Clare
# Court
# Court

Man and woman appear in court after cocaine worth €440,000 is seized in Clare

Jun 14th 2020, 3:12 PM 19,107 Views 0 Comments

The drugs were seized by gardaí on Friday night.

# limerick - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Man and woman arrested after gardaí seize cocaine worth €440,000
# Clare
# Clare

Man and woman arrested after gardaí seize cocaine worth €440,000

Jun 13th 2020, 1:48 PM 22,008 Views 12 Comments

The drugs were seized by gardaí investigating organised crime in Limerick city.

# limerick - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Man (40s) injured in Limerick shooting
# Shooting
# Shooting

Man (40s) injured in Limerick shooting

Jun 11th 2020, 8:53 PM 19,518 Views 2 Comments

The incident happened shortly before 7pm.

# limerick - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Appeal after 14 dogs stolen from house during burglary
# Limerick
# Limerick

Appeal after 14 dogs stolen from house during burglary

Jun 10th 2020, 6:28 PM 39,869 Views 43 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for information.

# limerick - Monday 8 June, 2020

Field hospital with 68 beds opens on the grounds of the University of Limerick
# Field Hospital
# Field Hospital

Field hospital with 68 beds opens on the grounds of the University of Limerick

Jun 8th 2020, 4:00 PM 39,830 Views 78 Comments

The facility can take patients from today.