A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Having sold 33.8 acres of Limerick residential development land at Castletroy for up to €8.5 million, or €375,000 an acre, agents Savills now have a similar sized 21-acre lot on the other side of the city, price-guided at €200,000 per acre at Mungret.
Wed, 03 Apr, 2019
Former defence minister Willie O’Dea last night sounded a Churchillian battle cry against €10m plans by Irish Cement Ltd to phase out the use of fossil fuels at its factory in Mungret, Co Limerick, in favour of used tyres and solid recovered waste.
Sat, 14 Apr, 2018
Gardaí investigating the fatal stabbing of a Limerick man at a Shannon nightclub believe CCTV footage could be vital in their inquiries.
Mon, 19 Mar, 2018
Mon, 18 Dec, 2017
European banks are to invest €170m in a major plan by Limerick City and County Council to transform the city centre into one of biggest commercial districts outside of Dublin.
Thu, 16 Nov, 2017
The grounds of the former Mungret College in Limerick has the potential to house approximately 850 resident units, it has been announced.
Wed, 18 Oct, 2017
A spokesperson for Irish Cement has confirmed that despite earlier reports, no one was trapped in an elevator on its plant in Mungret, Co Limerick.
Tue, 10 Oct, 2017
A development company set up by Limerick City and County Council to accelerate €500m of inward investment assets has hit back at claims it is “failing” to provide any housing units.
Fri, 14 Jul, 2017
A ‘dust cloud’ which covered suburban areas on the southside of Limerick city has led to the Environmental Protection Authority investigating an Irish Cement plant at Mungret.
Thu, 27 Apr, 2017
An Irishman who narrowly escaped being directly caught up in Wednesday’s terror attack in London says he was thinking of the crew of Rescue 116 helicopter when he came onto the scene on Westminster Bridge.
Fri, 24 Mar, 2017
Mid-West Correspondenttells how the proposed Foynes-Limerick road scheme may, after years of frustration, offer relief of a bypass for the town Adare.
Thu, 23 Feb, 2017
Money collected for destitute children in the Middle East was stolen by a professional criminal gang who removed a safe from a Limerick church.
Thu, 31 Mar, 2016
The family of a fisherman, whose body was found in the River Shannon at Mungret, have said they have many unanswered questions as to how he died, despite a Garda investigation which found no clear evidence of foul play in his death.
Sat, 26 Mar, 2016
Plans by Irish Cement to burn used tyres, instead of coke fossil fuel, at its Limerick plant, have been been deferred.
Sun, 20 Mar, 2016
Thu, 25 Feb, 2016
Mon, 15 Feb, 2016
Two men have been charged before a special court sitting with possession of an assortment of weapons during the course of a row in Limerick.
Tue, 12 May, 2015
An hour after flying an Aer Lingus regional flight into Shannon, a pilot collapsed and died at the wheel of his car while driving home to Mallow, an inquest heard.
Sat, 29 Nov, 2014
Gardaí are investigating a crash in Cork City which left six people needing hospital treatment.
Mon, 20 Oct, 2014
A schoolteacher, mugged by a violent criminal, picked herself off the ground and chased her attacker to recover a handbag, a court in Limerick heard yesterday.
Sat, 27 Sep, 2014
Local politics along the banks of the Shannon is entering uncharted waters due to the unification of the city and county to form a united assembly.
Fri, 16 May, 2014
I wish to respond to a recent article in the(April 17) about ‘Catholics for Choice’. As a practicing Catholic, I accept the teachings of the Church. One does not choose what to accept and what to reject.
Thu, 24 Apr, 2014
Gardaí have today appealed for information after a family was tied up and robbed at their home in Co Limerick overnight.
Thu, 10 Apr, 2014
It was a hectic weekend for Colin Ryan.
Tue, 25 Mar, 2014
Early next month, Fionn Fitzgerald will board a flight in Shannon bound for Dallas, Texas.
Sat, 02 Nov, 2013
The impact of the fodder crisis has been cited as one of the main factors behind the suspected deaths by suicide of seven West Clare farmers.
Fri, 23 Aug, 2013
Talking to the men directly involved, there are a couple of common themes when it comes to the factors that have led to a renaissance at underage hurling in the counties of Clare and Limerick — and a reasonable amount of divergence.
Sat, 17 Aug, 2013
More than two decades after he left formal education, Leaving Certificate student Brian Aherne is now looking forward to studying mechanical engineering.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2013
Limerick man Vincent Campbell can truly toast the rise and fall of the Celtic Tiger.
Fri, 28 Jun, 2013
A new suicide intervention centre is needed to cope with the significant increase in the number of Clare people expressing suicidal thoughts over a three-year period, according to support group Pieta House.
Fri, 27 Apr, 2012
CLARE football manager Michéal McDermott is hopeful that more members of county senior champions Kilmurry-Ibrickane will be part of his squad for the 2012 season.
Thu, 27 Oct, 2011
ACTION has been demanded over traffic lights and a roundabout leading to a ‘ghost estate’ on the N69 which runs along the Shannon Estuary from Limerick.
Tue, 27 Sep, 2011
Ten people a week are dying by suicide, according to the head of the suicide and self-harm centre Pieta House.
Thu, 03 Feb, 2011
THE priest who has been administering the Diocese of Limerick since the resignation of Bishop Donal Murray said yesterday that he expected a new bishop to be installed “this side of Christmas”.
Sat, 07 Aug, 2010
THE completion of the 900 metre Limerick tunnel has resulted in the loss of construction jobs.
Thu, 05 Aug, 2010
A NEW highway tunnel under the river Shannon, opened by the Taoiseach Brian Cowen yesterday, is being projected as catalyst for the delivery of major economic, environmental and commercial benefits to the mid-west and the wider Atlantic Corridor stretching from Kerry to Donegal.
Wed, 28 Jul, 2010
LIMERICK’S new €660 million tunnel will be a winner for many race-goers who are Galway-bound next week.
Wed, 21 Jul, 2010
PEOPLE will have a first and last opportunity to walk under the River Shannon next Saturday when the €660 million tunnel road connecting Limerick and Clare will open for pedestrians.
Tue, 15 Jun, 2010
FIREFIGHTERS from Limerick city and county, along with Clare and North Tipperary, will today embark on a three-day intensive training course in the €660 million road tunnel which has been built under the Shannon near the Limerick cement factory.
Wed, 28 Apr, 2010
Monaghan scored a crucial victory over Mayo today in Division 1 of the Bord Gáis Energy Ladies National Football League.
Sun, 07 Mar, 2010
SCHOOL inspectors have not outlined any concerns about more than 40 special needs assistant (SNA) posts at more than a dozen schools visited in the last 15 months.
Fri, 26 Feb, 2010
ADARE MANOR, the beautifully-located course on thebanks of the River Maigue in Co Limerick, will celebrate this week for one of their most esteemed members, Sean McMahon will be elected president of the Golfing Union of Ireland at their AGM in Carton House on Friday.
Tue, 16 Feb, 2010
PLANS are being finalised in Limerick for the biggest simulated emergency exercise every carried out in this country.
Fri, 15 Jan, 2010