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# limerick - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Open Thread: Who will win the Division 1 hurling league title?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

Open Thread: Who will win the Division 1 hurling league title?

Jan 25th 2020, 7:15 AM 7,950 Views 22 Comments

The action gets underway this weekend.

# limerick - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Two men arrested following spate of burglaries in Tipperary and Limerick
# Arrests
# Arrests

Two men arrested following spate of burglaries in Tipperary and Limerick

Jan 18th 2020, 5:08 PM 26,952 Views 27 Comments

Gardaí said they seized two vehicles for examination.

# limerick - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Romanian man charged with murder of Limerick pensioner Rose Hanrahan
# Alexandru Iordache
# Alexandru Iordache

Romanian man charged with murder of Limerick pensioner Rose Hanrahan

Jan 16th 2020, 10:13 PM 27,134 Views 0 Comments

Alexandru Iordache was extradited from the UK today.

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

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

Jan 16th 2020, 12:50 PM 11,619 Views 0 Comments

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

# limerick - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Three guns seized in Limerick following five arrests in relation to violent disorder incident
# Violent Disorder
# Violent Disorder

Three guns seized in Limerick following five arrests in relation to violent disorder incident

Updated Jan 14th 2020, 6:10 PM 24,636 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí began an investigation after shots were fired at a house in Limerick on 4 January.

# limerick - Monday 13 January, 2020

Limerick United accepted into underage leagues amid plans to form senior side
# New Era
From The42
# New Era

Limerick United accepted into underage leagues amid plans to form senior side

Jan 13th 2020, 3:49 PM 3,897 Views 0 Comments

The news comes following the folding of Limerick FC.

# limerick - Friday 10 January, 2020

Limerick Direct Provision centre to shut next month
# Mount Trenchard
# Mount Trenchard

Limerick Direct Provision centre to shut next month

Jan 10th 2020, 10:24 PM 19,816 Views 19 Comments

A migrant rights charity last month called for the centre to shut.

# limerick - Monday 6 January, 2020

HSE apologises to those affected by overcrowded emergency departments as some hospitals ban visitors
# Don't Visit
# Don't Visit

HSE apologises to those affected by overcrowded emergency departments as some hospitals ban visitors

Updated Jan 6th 2020, 6:00 PM 19,292 Views 37 Comments

Hospitals in Cork, Waterford, and South Tipperary have all imposed strict visiting restrictions.

# limerick - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after motorcyclist killed in Limerick collision yesterday
# N24
# N24

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after motorcyclist killed in Limerick collision yesterday

Jan 5th 2020, 5:57 PM 8,412 Views 2 Comments

A second motorcyclist was taken to hospital and a third was not injured in the incident.

Investigation launched after shots fired at house in Limerick city
# Prospect
# Prospect

Investigation launched after shots fired at house in Limerick city

Jan 5th 2020, 8:05 AM 12,150 Views 0 Comments

The attack happened in the south of the city last night.

Motorcyclist killed in collision between two bikes and van in Limerick
# Pallasgreen
# Pallasgreen

Motorcyclist killed in collision between two bikes and van in Limerick

Jan 5th 2020, 7:15 AM 16,056 Views 6 Comments

The crash happened at around 5pm yesterday evening.

# limerick - Saturday 4 January, 2020

N24 Tipperary to Limerick road closed after crash involving a van and three motorbikes
# Roads
# Roads

N24 Tipperary to Limerick road closed after crash involving a van and three motorbikes

Jan 4th 2020, 6:42 PM 29,252 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí are at the scene and diversions are in place.

# limerick - Saturday 28 December, 2019

An arrest has been made abroad in relation to 2017 murder of Limerick pensioner
# Rose Hanrahan
# Rose Hanrahan

An arrest has been made abroad in relation to 2017 murder of Limerick pensioner

Dec 28th 2019, 9:57 AM 19,633 Views 7 Comments

The 78-year-old widow was found strangled in her home in December two years ago.

# limerick - Friday 27 December, 2019

Davy Russell lands feature race at Limerick and Welsh Grand National sees home winner
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Davy Russell lands feature race at Limerick and Welsh Grand National sees home winner

Dec 27th 2019, 4:52 PM 4,611 Views 2 Comments

Fury Road won the main race at Limerick while Potters Corner triumphed at Chepstow.

# limerick - Thursday 26 December, 2019

From racing to 80s music nights: here's a list of things to do between Christmas and January
# Events Guide
# Events Guide

From racing to 80s music nights: here's a list of things to do between Christmas and January

Dec 26th 2019, 2:52 PM 7,822 Views 2 Comments

There’s plenty happening around the country over the festive season.

# limerick - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

Waterford FC legend and seven-time league winner dies aged 73
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Waterford FC legend and seven-time league winner dies aged 73

Dec 25th 2019, 2:23 PM 9,633 Views 7 Comments

Johnny Matthews was also a respected manager during a distinguished football career.

# limerick - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Garda investigation following alleged hit and run in Limerick overnight
# Limerick
# Limerick

Garda investigation following alleged hit and run in Limerick overnight

Dec 22nd 2019, 1:28 PM 13,267 Views 0 Comments

In a separate incident, another pedestrian was injured during a collision with a taxi.

# limerick - Saturday 21 December, 2019

Man taken to hospital with serious injuries after being struck by car in Limerick
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man taken to hospital with serious injuries after being struck by car in Limerick

Dec 21st 2019, 10:02 AM 12,611 Views 0 Comments

The man was crossing the road at 1.30am this morning when he was struck by the car.

# limerick - Friday 20 December, 2019

Meeting a global demand - why Troy has expanded to become Ireland's largest studio
# Media And Marketing
# Media And Marketing

Meeting a global demand - why Troy has expanded to become Ireland's largest studio

Dec 20th 2019, 11:38 AM 216 Views 0 Comments

Siún Ní Raghallaigh on how the Limerick-based studio is adapting in an evolving TV and film landscape.

# limerick - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Family and gardaí 'concerned for welfare' of 86-year-old man missing from Co Limerick
# Paddy Rainsford
# Paddy Rainsford

Family and gardaí 'concerned for welfare' of 86-year-old man missing from Co Limerick

Dec 19th 2019, 6:11 PM 18,546 Views 4 Comments

Paddy Rainsford was last seen leaving his home at Annagh, Lisnagry at 7.30pm yesterday.

# limerick - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Two years on, nobody has been charged over the murder of this Limerick woman
# Rose Hanrahan
# Rose Hanrahan

Two years on, nobody has been charged over the murder of this Limerick woman

Dec 15th 2019, 5:17 PM 21,545 Views 7 Comments

A garda investigation into the murder of Rose Hanrahan (78) is following a definite line of enquiry.

# limerick - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Defence Forces assist gardaí in searches that uncover drugs and ammunition in Limerick
# Seizures
# Seizures

Defence Forces assist gardaí in searches that uncover drugs and ammunition in Limerick

Dec 12th 2019, 2:19 PM 28,819 Views 19 Comments

One of the operations took place on open ground in the small town of Cappamore.

# limerick - Thursday 5 December, 2019

'Accidental death' recorded at inquest of boy who died in collision during garda pursuit
# Limerick
# Limerick

'Accidental death' recorded at inquest of boy who died in collision during garda pursuit

Dec 5th 2019, 3:40 PM 27,872 Views 22 Comments

After striking a signpost and ditch, the car he was in became elevated on its left side and then struck a telegraph pole.

# limerick - Saturday 30 November, 2019

Man (40s) dies after crash in Limerick
# ROSSBRIEN
# ROSSBRIEN

Man (40s) dies after crash in Limerick

Nov 30th 2019, 7:55 AM 21,486 Views 4 Comments

The collision occurred on the slip road at junction 30, Rossbrien on the M7 motorway.

# limerick - Friday 29 November, 2019

Former captain replaces ex-Tipp boss as manager of 2016 All-Ireland club champions
# New Man In Charge
From The42
# New Man In Charge

Former captain replaces ex-Tipp boss as manager of 2016 All-Ireland club champions

Nov 29th 2019, 4:40 PM 10,647 Views 2 Comments

Kieran Bermingham is now at the helm with Limerick’s Na Piarsaigh.

'It makes you realise how special it is what Munster has. It's very hard to replicate'
# Perspective
From The42
# Perspective

'It makes you realise how special it is what Munster has. It's very hard to replicate'

Nov 29th 2019, 11:15 AM 10,684 Views 5 Comments

Tommy O’Donnell explains how his family have helped him to develop resilience.

Retiring duo's 'unstinting commitment to Limerick hurling' hailed by management
# Lovely Tribute
From The42
# Lovely Tribute

Retiring duo's 'unstinting commitment to Limerick hurling' hailed by management

Nov 29th 2019, 10:10 AM 6,053 Views 2 Comments

John Kiely and his management team have paid tribute to Richie McCarthy and Paul Browne.

# limerick - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Limerick councillor says he will 'not be intimidated' after masked men smash up home and cars in early morning attack
# Fergus Kilcoyne
# Fergus Kilcoyne

Limerick councillor says he will 'not be intimidated' after masked men smash up home and cars in early morning attack

Nov 28th 2019, 2:10 PM 23,060 Views 6 Comments

It’s understood that Kilcoyne has been advised by gardaí to increase security measures at his home.

# limerick - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Man (40s) has died after crash in Limerick
# N21
# N21

Man (40s) has died after crash in Limerick

Nov 27th 2019, 11:01 PM 23,540 Views 1 Comment

The collision occured at around 7.30pm this evening.

Patients on trolleys moved from overcrowded Limerick ED after unannounced fire officer visit
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

Patients on trolleys moved from overcrowded Limerick ED after unannounced fire officer visit

Nov 27th 2019, 7:36 PM 29,705 Views 27 Comments

The senior fire officer visited after concerns were raised about the number of trolleys in corridors in the ED.

# limerick - Monday 25 November, 2019

'Bespoke plan' needed as Limerick hospital continues to break overcrowding record
# Uhl
# Uhl

'Bespoke plan' needed as Limerick hospital continues to break overcrowding record

Nov 25th 2019, 2:20 PM 9,406 Views 21 Comments

Some 85 patients were without beds in University Hospital Limerick this morning.

Limerick All-Ireland winner McCarthy announces inter-county retirement
# Fan Favourite
From The42
# Fan Favourite

Limerick All-Ireland winner McCarthy announces inter-county retirement

Nov 25th 2019, 12:42 PM 24,469 Views 46 Comments

‘It has been the wild dreams of a youngster from Kilfinane,’ the Treaty defender wrote.

# limerick - Saturday 23 November, 2019

'He'll be disappointed himself after but he shouldn't be' - Munster's O'Mahony From The42

'He'll be disappointed himself after but he shouldn't be' - Munster's O'Mahony

Nov 23rd 2019, 8:58 PM 20,898 Views 49 Comments

JJ Hanrahan nearly stole a win for his team against Racing 92 at Thomond Park.

Late JJ drop-goal slips wide as Russell inspires Racing to draw in Limerick
# Shared Spoils
From The42
# Shared Spoils

Late JJ drop-goal slips wide as Russell inspires Racing to draw in Limerick

Nov 23rd 2019, 7:31 PM 35,859 Views 136 Comments

Johann van Graan’s men nearly grabbed a late, late win at Thomond Park.

# limerick - Friday 22 November, 2019

Have you seen William? Appeal for 50-year-old missing from Limerick since Monday
# William Spratt
# William Spratt

Have you seen William? Appeal for 50-year-old missing from Limerick since Monday

Nov 22nd 2019, 6:04 PM 14,806 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí believe William is travelling in a white 2009 Dublin registered Fiat Scudo van.

Cork and Galway kingpins name teams ahead of All-Ireland club final showdown
# Saturday Night Lights
From The42
# Saturday Night Lights

Cork and Galway kingpins name teams ahead of All-Ireland club final showdown

Nov 22nd 2019, 12:27 PM 4,878 Views 1 Comment

Mourneabbey defend their crown against Kilkerrin-Clonberne in Limerick tomorrow.

Father of murdered teenager appeals for killer to come forward on twelfth anniversary of his death
# Limerick
# Limerick

Father of murdered teenager appeals for killer to come forward on twelfth anniversary of his death

Nov 22nd 2019, 10:15 AM 13,034 Views 2 Comments

The body of 19-year-old Jeffrey Hannan’s was found near his home in 2007.

A first All-Star after 15 years of breaking scoring records, and ending 2019 on the highest of highs
# Treaty Tale
From The42
# Treaty Tale

A first All-Star after 15 years of breaking scoring records, and ending 2019 on the highest of highs

Nov 22nd 2019, 9:12 AM 7,908 Views 6 Comments

Limerick star Niamh Mulcahy is in New York for the 2019 Camogie All-Star Tour, and returns home to marry a certain Clare legend.

# limerick - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Gardaí seize two guns during Limerick city house search
# Ballynanty
# Ballynanty

Gardaí seize two guns during Limerick city house search

Nov 20th 2019, 7:51 AM 7,115 Views 0 Comments

Three men were arrested.

Gardaí appeal for witnesses following fatal collision involving 16-year-old boy in Limerick
# Limerick
# Limerick

Gardaí appeal for witnesses following fatal collision involving 16-year-old boy in Limerick

Nov 20th 2019, 7:31 AM 13,858 Views 2 Comments

The collision occurred on the N21, Garrunboy, in Adare, Co Limerick on Sunday 17 November at around 3.45am.