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# limerick - Monday 1 June, 2020

Restaurant street tables to be trialled as part of Limerick council's recovery plans
# Economic Recovery
# Economic Recovery

Restaurant street tables to be trialled as part of Limerick council's recovery plans

Jun 1st 2020, 9:01 AM 38,787 Views 39 Comments

Other measures planned include drive-in gigs and movies, night-time markets, and street performances.

# limerick - Saturday 30 May, 2020

Man and woman arrested in connection with stabbing at Limerick city house
# Windmill Street
# Windmill Street

Man and woman arrested in connection with stabbing at Limerick city house

May 30th 2020, 9:32 AM 13,975 Views 2 Comments

A man in his 40s was taken to hospital with “non-life-threatening injuries”.

# limerick - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Man dies after collision between car and truck in Limerick
# N20
# N20

Man dies after collision between car and truck in Limerick

May 26th 2020, 3:27 PM 23,062 Views 10 Comments

The crash happened on the N20 this afternoon.

# limerick - Sunday 17 May, 2020

Man and youth arrested after €60,000 worth of cannabis discovered in Limerick
# Seizure
# Seizure

Man and youth arrested after €60,000 worth of cannabis discovered in Limerick

May 17th 2020, 11:20 AM 21,123 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy were detained yesterday afternoon.

# limerick - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Woman (60s) dies in house fire in Co Limerick
# Limerick
# Limerick

Woman (60s) dies in house fire in Co Limerick

May 13th 2020, 5:27 PM 26,654 Views 3 Comments

Two units of Kilmallock Fire Service attended the scene after receiving a 999 alert at 13.01 pm.

# limerick - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Limerick man hit neighbour 'nine times across the head' with a hammer, court hears
# Thomondgate
# Thomondgate

Limerick man hit neighbour 'nine times across the head' with a hammer, court hears

May 10th 2020, 9:12 PM 37,114 Views 0 Comments

There was a special siting of Limerick District Court today.

Man to appear in court over Limerick assault
# Thomondgate
# Thomondgate

Man to appear in court over Limerick assault

May 10th 2020, 2:31 PM 10,761 Views 0 Comments

The assault occurred in Thomondgate.

# limerick - Saturday 9 May, 2020

Man and woman arrested after a man in his 40s was assaulted in Limerick city
# Garda
# Garda

Man and woman arrested after a man in his 40s was assaulted in Limerick city

May 9th 2020, 11:11 AM 18,849 Views 6 Comments

The man’s injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

# limerick - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Man arrested after gardaí seize drugs and cash worth over €13,000 in Limerick
# Shanagolden
# Shanagolden

Man arrested after gardaí seize drugs and cash worth over €13,000 in Limerick

May 7th 2020, 10:50 PM 17,849 Views 9 Comments

Suspected drugs, money and counterfeit money were seized following searches yesterday.

Man held knife to woman’s throat before barricading himself into stranger’s home, court hears
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man held knife to woman’s throat before barricading himself into stranger’s home, court hears

May 7th 2020, 5:26 PM 20,831 Views 0 Comments

The man barricaded himself into a stranger’s home where he drank the homeowner’s beer during a three-hour standoff with gardaí yesterday, a court was told.

Man arrested in relation to assault after barricading himself in Limerick sitting room
# Newcastle West
# Newcastle West

Man arrested in relation to assault after barricading himself in Limerick sitting room

May 7th 2020, 10:54 AM 15,978 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí were called after a man assaulted someone in a Limerick estate last night.

# limerick - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Man (30s) arrested in connection with two burglaries and a robbery in Limerick city
# Limerick City
# Limerick City

Man (30s) arrested in connection with two burglaries and a robbery in Limerick city

Apr 29th 2020, 11:13 AM 13,170 Views 0 Comments

The man is due to appear before Limerick City District Court later today.

# limerick - Monday 27 April, 2020

'A special place in our hearts': Tiede Herrema - the businessman kidnapped by the IRA in 1975 - has died
# Held Captive
# Held Captive

'A special place in our hearts': Tiede Herrema - the businessman kidnapped by the IRA in 1975 - has died

Updated Apr 27th 2020, 8:45 PM 40,206 Views 47 Comments

The president said Herrema and his wife Elizabeth “will be missed and fondly remembered by their many friends in Ireland”.

# limerick - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Handgun and sum of cash seized during searches of Limerick properties
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Handgun and sum of cash seized during searches of Limerick properties

Apr 22nd 2020, 10:05 PM 14,440 Views 5 Comments

Cash in euro and sterling, jewellery and mobile phones were seized during the operation.

Two arrested after Gardaí seize €205,000 worth of suspected drugs in Limerick
# Limerick
# Limerick

Two arrested after Gardaí seize €205,000 worth of suspected drugs in Limerick

Apr 22nd 2020, 11:08 AM 18,569 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí from the Divisional Drugs Unit in Limerick were assisting with Covid-19 patrols at the time.

# limerick - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

11-year-old cyclist airlifted to hospital after collision with car in Limerick
# Kilmallock
# Kilmallock

11-year-old cyclist airlifted to hospital after collision with car in Limerick

Apr 21st 2020, 10:09 PM 31,067 Views 41 Comments

The boy has sustained what are believed to be serious injuries, Gardaí said.

# limerick - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Man (30s) found 'hiding in attic' arrested in relation to eight incidents of theft and burglary in Limerick
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man (30s) found 'hiding in attic' arrested in relation to eight incidents of theft and burglary in Limerick

Apr 11th 2020, 12:40 PM 36,002 Views 0 Comments

The man evaded gardaí responding to a call out by jumping over a number of back garden walls.

There's just one Limerick player in Munster's academy. What's being done about it?
# Lineage
From The42
# Lineage

There's just one Limerick player in Munster's academy. What's being done about it?

Apr 11th 2020, 7:00 AM 46,895 Views 90 Comments

Some of the province’s greatest days have been heavily influenced by Limerick men.

# limerick - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Craig Casey
# Hotshot
From The42
# Hotshot

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Craig Casey

Apr 7th 2020, 4:58 PM 7,859 Views 31 Comments

The 20-year-old scrum-half will move onto a senior contract next season.

Man (30s) charged over spate of burglaries, criminal damage and theft in Limerick
# John Street
# John Street

Man (30s) charged over spate of burglaries, criminal damage and theft in Limerick

Apr 7th 2020, 9:14 AM 16,751 Views 0 Comments

The man was arrested by gardaí in the early hours after reports of a break-in at a pub on John Street.

# limerick - Monday 6 April, 2020

Two remain in custody as further €20,000 seized from house in Limerick
# Castleconnell
# Castleconnell

Two remain in custody as further €20,000 seized from house in Limerick

Apr 6th 2020, 10:47 AM 18,552 Views 0 Comments

The Army bomb squad was dispatched to the scene.

# limerick - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

Limerick man wanted for alleged rhino horn trafficking willing to surrender himself to US authorities, court told
# High Court
# High Court

Limerick man wanted for alleged rhino horn trafficking willing to surrender himself to US authorities, court told

Apr 1st 2020, 4:41 PM 23,546 Views 0 Comments

The man is in custody awaiting his surrender to US officials but the handover cannot occur due to the Covid-19 crisis.

# limerick - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

Man accused of murder of 11-year-old Limerick boy is sent forward for trial
# Courts
# Courts

Man accused of murder of 11-year-old Limerick boy is sent forward for trial

Mar 31st 2020, 4:43 PM 35,708 Views 0 Comments

Dillon was remanded in continuing custody to appear for trial at a date yet to be announced.

# limerick - Friday 27 March, 2020

Man arrested and gun seized after chase through housing estates in Limerick
# Car Chase
# Car Chase

Man arrested and gun seized after chase through housing estates in Limerick

Mar 27th 2020, 12:13 PM 44,407 Views 22 Comments

A suspected firearm was also seized by gardaí.

# limerick - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Gardaí launch investigation after horse injured in sulky crash in Limerick
# Horse
# Horse

Gardaí launch investigation after horse injured in sulky crash in Limerick

Mar 18th 2020, 8:29 PM 50,231 Views 84 Comments

The horse was discovered in a ditch shortly afterwards.

Meals on Wheels service at risk due to increased demand and loss of staff in wake of coronavirus spread
# Limerick
# Limerick

Meals on Wheels service at risk due to increased demand and loss of staff in wake of coronavirus spread

Mar 18th 2020, 4:04 PM 15,014 Views 4 Comments

St Munchin’s Community Enterprise Centre in Killeely is a meeting point for hundreds of local elderly people.

# limerick - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

'I was so disappointed. It's heartbreaking really' - The reaction to dual player motion defeat
# Kick In The Teeth
From The42
# Kick In The Teeth

'I was so disappointed. It's heartbreaking really' - The reaction to dual player motion defeat

Mar 11th 2020, 6:53 PM 7,208 Views 1 Comment

Limerick dual star Róisín Ambrose is one of many disheartened by the result at LGFA Congress.

# limerick - Saturday 7 March, 2020

Limerick progress to league semi-finals after win over Waterford
# Flying
From The42
# Flying

Limerick progress to league semi-finals after win over Waterford

Mar 7th 2020, 7:20 PM 13,817 Views 16 Comments

Cian Lynch the star man as last year’s league winners nail four-point win.

Young male due in court after driving dangerously with no licence or insurance in Limerick
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Young male due in court after driving dangerously with no licence or insurance in Limerick

Mar 7th 2020, 7:09 PM 32,148 Views 0 Comments

The incident took place in the early hours of this morning.

# limerick - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Gardaí investigating PhoneWatch scam arrest man in Co Clare
# Debit Card Scam
# Debit Card Scam

Gardaí investigating PhoneWatch scam arrest man in Co Clare

Mar 5th 2020, 1:28 PM 25,214 Views 10 Comments

Similar scams have been taking place in Tipperary, Limerick and Cork.

Man (60s) dies after crashing into stationary vehicle in Limerick city
# O'curry Street
# O'curry Street

Man (60s) dies after crashing into stationary vehicle in Limerick city

Mar 5th 2020, 8:50 AM 17,043 Views 4 Comments

The man was treated at the scene but later passed away at University Hosptial Limerick.

# limerick - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Gardaí warn of people pretending to be Phone Watch employees and stealing debit card details
# Scam
# Scam

Gardaí warn of people pretending to be Phone Watch employees and stealing debit card details

Mar 4th 2020, 4:00 PM 18,109 Views 15 Comments

The scams have been taking place in Tipperary, Limerick and Cork.

# limerick - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Limerick put to the test by Westmeath before advancing to knockout stages
# Hard Fought
From The42
# Hard Fought

Limerick put to the test by Westmeath before advancing to knockout stages

Mar 1st 2020, 4:17 PM 9,182 Views 6 Comments

Four wins out of four for the defending champions.

# limerick - Friday 28 February, 2020

Limerick boss Kiely shakes it up with eight changes as Cian Lynch marked absent
# Flip The Script
From The42
# Flip The Script

Limerick boss Kiely shakes it up with eight changes as Cian Lynch marked absent

Feb 28th 2020, 10:55 PM 9,147 Views 5 Comments

The Treaty face Westmeath on Sunday.

# limerick - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Families in flood-hit areas call for government to buy them out of swamped homes
# Floods
# Floods

Families in flood-hit areas call for government to buy them out of swamped homes

Feb 26th 2020, 7:33 PM 29,229 Views 28 Comments

A plan to construct a flood defence and pumping station to divert water away from the area have been left marooned.

Man (71) dies after being hit by van reversing into his home in Limerick
# Ballyneety
# Ballyneety

Man (71) dies after being hit by van reversing into his home in Limerick

Feb 26th 2020, 7:28 AM 31,948 Views 11 Comments

“The family are obviously shocked. It’s an awful tragedy,” said a source.

# limerick - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Students call on University of Limerick to reverse decision to double-up bedrooms on campus
# Digs
# Digs

Students call on University of Limerick to reverse decision to double-up bedrooms on campus

Feb 25th 2020, 10:27 AM 47,189 Views 40 Comments

Rent for the twin rooms will range from €2,800 to €4,250 per person.

# limerick - Monday 24 February, 2020

Public appeal made for help in locating missing teenager last seen in Dublin city centre
# Shania Barrett
# Shania Barrett

Public appeal made for help in locating missing teenager last seen in Dublin city centre

Feb 24th 2020, 10:10 PM 27,066 Views 0 Comments

Shania Barrett was last seen on Thursday.

# limerick - Friday 21 February, 2020

Gardaí looking for owners of gold coins and brooch found in Limerick
# Always Believe In Your Soul
# Always Believe In Your Soul

Gardaí looking for owners of gold coins and brooch found in Limerick

Feb 21st 2020, 8:21 AM 21,981 Views 13 Comments

The items were recovered in Abbeyfeale in 2011.

# limerick - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Crack houses operating like supermarkets as cocaine use sweeps across Limerick, politicians claim
# Worrying Trend
# Worrying Trend

Crack houses operating like supermarkets as cocaine use sweeps across Limerick, politicians claim

Feb 20th 2020, 2:09 PM 26,846 Views 48 Comments

Elected officials say cocaine use is rampant in Limerick city and serious gangland violence could return.