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# Limerick

February 2023
'We enjoyed that night, we'd a great group' - 20 years after a famous Limerick win
As Limerick prepare to face Cork today, Muiris Gavin recall’s their landmark Munster championship win two decades ago.
Man arrested in connection with fatal assault of Limerick woman last year released without charge
Louise Muckell, aged in her 50s, was discovered with serious injuries at a residence in Rathkeale in July of last year.
Man (50s) arrested in connection with fatal assault of woman in Limerick last year
Louise Muckell, aged in her 50s, was discovered with serious injuries at a residence in Rathkeale in July 2022.
Gardaí launch series of searches as fears mount that Dundon gang are back in business
A large quantity of white powder was found along with a cocaine packaging press.
Man (30s) charged in relation to armed robbery of Limerick off licence
The incident occurred on Monday night.
New rents 13.7% higher on average as availability hits 'all time low'
If the winter eviction ban expires in March as planned, homelessness levels are expected to rise.
Kilmallock pair impress as Limerick's hurling forward options increase
Micheal Houlihan and Shane O’Brien pointed the way for Limerick last night.
Limerick strike 1-27 in front of home fans to power past Clare in league clash
15,521 were in attendance for tonight’s meeting of Limerick and Clare.
Cian Lynch down to start as Limerick team named for Clare clash
The two-time Hurler of the Year will also captain the team.
Crack cocaine 'hit Limerick city like snow', drug users say
A dedicated addiction team has been formed to tackle crack cocaine use in the mid-west region.
Rock and Fenton goals help Dublin stroll past Limerick
Dublin were able to allow Limerick enjoy a better second half, eventually reducing the margin to nine points.
Shane Kingston the hero as Cork come from behind to beat Limerick
Kingston’s late point earned Cork a one-point win in a thrilling contest.
Pillar v Mickey Ned - the last Dublin-Limerick football league meeting
Dublin face Limerick for the first time since 2007 at the Gaelic Grounds on Sunday.
January 2023
GAA TV coverage features six live games in packed league weekend schedule
All-Ireland hurling champions Limerick are amongst the teams televised this weekend.
Derry too strong for Limerick, Fermanagh defeat O'Byrne Cup champions Longford
Ulster sides Derry and Fermanagh made winning starts to their Allianz Football League campaigns.
Investigation underway into fatal road collision in Co Limerick this morning
The road is currently closed with local diversions in place following the death of a driver in his 40s.
Protests take place against overcrowding at 17 hospitals
Thousands of people have taken to the streets in Limerick to protest the high levels of overcrowding at UHL.
Mayo and Limerick football sides announced before pre-season provincial finals
Mayo play Roscommon in Connacht, while
No comment from Kiely over alleged disciplinary incident involving Limerick hurler
The Limerick boss also confirmed Diarmaid Byrnes has gone travelling for a short period.
Hayes lands winning point as Cork see off Limerick in Munster league clash
John Kiely’s side were back in action for the first time in 2023.
Man, 20s, dies in collision between car and van in Co Limerick
The collision occurred on the R513 Garryspillane to Ballylanders Road around 6.15am.
Explainer: What is going on with overcrowding at University Hospital Limerick?
A major internal incident was declared at the hospital yesterday as it became overwhelmed by patient numbers.
Last year
The abiding passion of one of Ireland’s first-ever female internationals
Ex-footballer Marion Slattery on a group of women that helped pave the way for the national team’s success in 2022.
Limerick Leaders - 'When it is your child out there, this rearing thing within just kicks in’
The drama of Limerick’s hurling breakthrough in 2018 is recalled in this extract from ‘A Biography In Nine Lives – Limerick’.
Man charged in connection with violent incident in Patrickswell, Co Limerick
The incident took place in Patrickswell, a 15 minute drive from Limerick city.
Man appears in court in connection with attack on Rathkeale caravan and car
Patrick Sheridan Jr, (26), Riverside, Ballywilliam, Rathkeale, appeared before a special sitting of Limerick District Court.
Limerick brothers remanded in custody as garda alleges they are 'a danger' to the community
Both men are due to appear before Limerick District Court later this morning.
Man arrested over criminal damage in Rathkeale
Gardaí in Limerick have carried out a number of searches connected to ongoing investigations into recent incidents in the town.
Three arrested after cars damaged in scenes of 'violent disorder' in Co Limerick town
The three men in their twenties are being detained in Roxboro Garda Station.
Justice minister visits Rathkeale following 'unacceptable' feuding between rival groups
Three people hospitalised following serious Limerick car crash
Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed this incident to come forward.
Garda investigation after multiple SUVs rammed during violent incident in Co Limerick town
Gardaí said they directed several people present to disperse and closed the road for examination.
Man dead after fall from roof of farm building in Co Limerick
It is understood the man was carrying out repair works to the roof of a shed when he fell about 30 feet.
Relief over Casey knee injury, Cian Lynch comeback and €2.3m spending on county teams
Selector Donal O’Grady on the injury news surrounding Limerick’s stars.
Newcastle West eyeing Munster glory as they surf Limerick football's rising tide
Newcastle West face Kerins O’Rahillys in Saturday’s Munster final.
New county boss in from Mayo, cruciate setback in USA, and shedding the soft townies tag
It will be a tough but exciting start to life in Division 2 of the National Football League for Limerick with games against All-Ireland semi-finalists Derry and Dublin first up under new manager Ray Dempsey.
Woman and man sent for trial on charges related to alleged murder of man's son in Limerick
The district court has imposed restrictions on naming the parties in the trial
Venues and throw-in times confirmed for Munster club football finals
Kerins O’Rahillys and Newcastle West are heading to Páirc Uí Rinn.
Declan Hannon hopes Mike Casey won't be ruled out for long term
Hannon gave Casey a call after he heard about the injury and recalled his inspirational comeback from previous injury blows.
Newcastlewest stun Clonmel Commercials to book first Munster final spot in 35 years
Newcastlewest are the first Limerick team since Drom-Broadford in 2008 to contest this decider