#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 14°C Tuesday 20 October 2020


# rathkeale - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Gardaí appeal for information after three-vehicle crash in Limerick

A man and a woman received serious injuries.

# rathkeale - Friday 5 October, 2018

Around 2,500 affected after Irish Water issues 'do not drink' notice in Limerick

Tests show high levels of turbidity, or cloudiness, in the water in the area.

# rathkeale - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Houses evacuated as bomb squad makes explosive device safe in Limerick

The alarm was raised just before midday.

# rathkeale - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Two arrested and 'significant amount' of cash seized from organised crime gang in Limerick

The searches were conducted at seven private residences and four premises in the Limerick area.

# rathkeale - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Three remanded in custody over "animalistic" nail-gun attack

The court heard that two nails had to be surgically removed from the victim’s feet.

# rathkeale - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Why do people steal rhino horn?

Members of a gang linked to Limerick were sentenced yesterday.

# rathkeale - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Woman dies while travelling with children in single vehicle crash last night

The crash happened at about 11.30 last night in Limerick.

# rathkeale - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Irish man jailed in Texas for trafficking endangered rhino horns

Patrick Sheridan, from Rathkeale Co Limerick, illegally bought and sold tens of thousands of dollars worth of rhino horns.

# rathkeale - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Limerick man sues Bloomberg for linking him to rhino horn gang

He’s claiming he was defamed in an article published last year.

# rathkeale - Monday 22 December, 2014

The EU wants to help 171 redundant Irish jewellery factory workers

The collapse of the Andersen Ireland plant shut down in Limerick last year left a major hole in the local economy.

# rathkeale - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

169 jobs on the line as liquidator appointed to Limerick jewellery company

A liquidator has been appointed to Andersen Ireland after financial losses at the company.

# rathkeale - Friday 6 September, 2013

Talks next week over possible job cuts at Limerick jewellery company

Limerick costume jewellery maker Andersen was saved in 2012 but sales levels have not improved to required levels. SIPTU is to meet with management next week.

# rathkeale - Friday 26 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge Are Angie and Brad settling in Limerick? Brangelina

Are Angie and Brad settling in Limerick?

According to a Limerick County Council planning application they are…

# rathkeale - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Bomb squad deal with viable roadside device in Co Limerick

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