Monthly Archives: April 2013

Glin Rovers U8 Limerick Desmond Schoolboys League Final

Glin Rovers U8 team will play Askeaton for the Limerick Desmond Schoolboys League Div 3 Trophy on Monday, May 6th in Clounreask with an 11am kickoff. Naturally, we hope that as many people as possible travel to cheer on our … Continue reading

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Glin Rovers 30/4/13 – Lotto, Result, Fixture

Lotto Results W/E 28 April 2013. Lotto Jackpot of E13,700 was won by David Killeen of Marion Place. Numbers: 6, 13, 16, 31. Bottle of Whiskey, John Fitzgerald. Promoters prize David Killeen. Next Draw is on Sunday 5 May at … Continue reading

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This weeks notes 29-4-13

GLIN BABY AND TODDLER GROUP: Every Thursday morning from 10am – 12 noon.  E3 per family, refreshments for all.  Everyone welcome.  Please visit

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Glin ICA

Weekly Whist Drives continue on Tuesdays. These card games are very enjoyable, so come along. The Belfast trip taking in Stormont Castle and The Titanic Centre were very informative and enjoyable. Our next monthly meeting is on May 10th at … Continue reading

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Glin LIbrary

The library will be closed on Thursday evening from 6 to 8 but will be open in the morning for the usual hours of 11 to 2. Thursday morning is Scrabble morning and it is lovely to have an extra … Continue reading

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St Fergus NS, Images from April…

Some images of the children of St Fergus at work and play during April are now on this website at the St Fergus NS page. Click here or select Living in Glin and then St Fergus NS on the http://www.glin.infoContinue reading

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Glin Historical Society – Recording Graves – Outings & Events Update 29/4/13

Recording Graves & Headstones: Glin Historical Society in conjunction with West Limerick Resources will be recording graves and headstones in Glin over the coming weeks. Images of headstones and the details on the headstones will be recorded and preserved. If … Continue reading

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Weekly Parish Newsletter 27/28 April 2013, 5th Sunday of Easter

Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week: Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m.:Betty Brown, Betty Ann McSweeney, Sean Flanagan.  Sunday 11.00 a.m.: Denis Flaherty, Fiona Moore Readers for This Week: 7.00 pm Vigil: Laura Enright.  11.00 a.m.: Megan Flanagan.  Readers for Next Week: 7.00 … Continue reading

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Glin Baby & Toddler Group, Thursday morning from 10am

We’re open again this week from 10am til 12noon. e3 per family and refreshments are provided for both adults and children. No date as of yet for the toddle walk in connection with Barnardos, we will only know the day … Continue reading

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Cloverfield Day Care Centre

The next Open Day will be held on Thursday 2nd May at 12.30, the group attending are from Glin, Athea, Ballylongford, Moyvane and Lixnaw. If you would like to know any further information please contact Una or Meg on (068) … Continue reading

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This weeks notes 24-4-13

GLIN RED CROSS: The AGM of Glin Red Cross which was to be held on Friday 5 April has now been rescheduled for Friday 26 April at 8pm in Cloverfield Day Care Centre.  All

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Launch of Heritage Trails Brochure & www.glin.i​nfo

A day and evening of events and activities took place recently to celebrate the launch of the Glin Heritage Trails Brochure and the new Glin website, http://www.glin.info. During the day

Posted in All Glin News..., Glin Development Association

Weekly Parish Newsletter, 20th/21st April 2013, 4th Sunday of Easter

Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week: Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m.: Michael Scanlon, Marie Shine, John O Donovan Sunday 11.00 a.m.: John Culhane, Jerry Mulvihill

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St Fergus Parents Council.

The Parents Council are looking forward to the communion which will be held in Glin on Saturday 4th May.  We are having a little get-together afterwards at the school hall for all the friends and families of the communion children.  … Continue reading

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Glin Historical Society Events April 21st, 25th, 28th

April 21: A reminder that we are hosting Shanid Historical Society (Shanagolden) this Sunday April 21st. Meet at Glin Church car park at 2pm. We will be visiting Glin Castle

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Tidy Towns 18th April 2013

A ‘Clean Up Glin’ evening goes ahead tomorrow evening, Friday 19th April at 6:30 meeting at the Town Park. Please bring along gloves, litter pickers and reflective jackets if you have them although

Posted in All Glin News..., Baby and Toddler Group, Tidy Towns

Ballygoughlan School Reunion Photos in The Observer

Small samples of photos taken from the coffee morning held in O’Shaughnessy’s Bar on Friday 5th April are now in this week’s Observer. Photos were also in last week’s Leader but unfortunately they didn’t print very well. We must thank … Continue reading

Posted in All Glin News..., Ballygoughlin School Gathering Aug 2013

Glin Baby & Toddler Groups ‘Big Toddle Walk’ for Barnardos

Sponsorship cards were given out this morning from Barnardos for our toddle walk. Now, please don’t panic – there are lots and lots of lines for family and friends to sponsor BUT we are not expecting to have the card … Continue reading

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Glin Library

There are lots of new titles in adult fiction this week. It was lovely last week to meet four sisters who live in different states of the USA and who came to Ireland to meet each other. On their way … Continue reading

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Glin Parish welcomes Bishop Brendan Leahy

The Parishioners of Glin welcome Bishop Brendan Leahy to the Diocese of Limerick. Bishop Leahy said he and all in the diocese are ‘at the beginning of a new  chapter in which there is a great need to reach out … Continue reading

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This weeks notes 15-4-13

RECRUITMENT: Glin Red Cross are recruiting people who would be interested in getting involved in ambulance work – training will be provided.  Also if you’re over 25 with

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Glin Historical Society April 2013

Glin Historical Society, April 21st: Glin Historical Society are hosting the Shanid Historical Society, from Shanagolden, this coming Sunday, April 21st. The two societies are meeting at

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Glin Rovers – Lotto Results

Lotto Results W/E 14th April 2013 Lotto Jackpot of E13,500 was not won.

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Glin Rovers – Notes for the Week

Notes for the Week: Glin Rovers are running a “Guess The Score” competition for the upcoming Heinken Cup semi-final between Munster and Clermount which takes place Saturday 27th April. Guess the score of the game for €2. Score cards are located in … Continue reading

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Glin Rovers – B’s on verge of Clounreask return.

Desmond League Division 4 League Cup Semi-Final 1st Leg – Played in Glin. Glin Rovers B 4 – 0 Feenagh B (Scorers: Michael Sweeney, Pa Killeen, Barclay Costello & Peader Mulvihill)

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Glin ICA

Glin ICA held their Annual General Meeting on Friday the 12th April. There is a membership of 22 members. Our weekly whist drives are held on Tuesdays in Cloverfield day care centre. Everybody is welcome. Limerick ICA have arranged a … Continue reading

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Weekly Parish Newsletter 13/14 April 2013

Glin Red Cross Defibrillator No: 0876230032 Ordination of the Bishop Designate Fr. Brendan Leahy: On Sunday, April 14th Fr Brendan Leahy will be ordained as the new Bishop of Limerick diocese. We invite everyone in this diocese to take time … Continue reading

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Cloverfield Day Care Centre

Open Day The next Open Day is on Thursday 18th April, the Groups that will be attending are: – Askeaton, Foynes, Shanagolden and Tarbert.  If you would like any further information please contact Una or Meg on (068) 26033.

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Glin Library

As promised there are lots of new titles in Adult Fiction in the library this week. Welcome to all.

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This weeks notes 8-4-13

RECRUITMENT: Glin Red Cross are recruiting people who would be interested in getting involved in ambulance work – training will be provided.  Also if you’re over 25 with a full,

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Glin Rovers – Lotto Results

Lotto Results W/E 7th April 2013 Lotto Jackpot of E13,400 was not won.

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Glin Rovers – B’s Cup Final

Richard Hogan Cup Final Glin Rovers B 0 – 1 Abbeyfeale Utd B Early goal decides Richard Hogan Cup Final. The B’s faith in this cup decider was know after 8mins when the all important single goal was scored through … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter April 6/7 2013

Parish Newsletter April 6/7 2013 Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick.

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Glin Library

If any lady has lost a bracelet please enquire at the library.

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Glin Red Cross

Glin Red Cross emergency assistance in the case of an emergency/cardiac arrest dial 087-6230032.

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St. Fergus Parents Council – Money Raised & Next meeting 18th April @ 8pm

The Parents Council committee would like to thank all those who contributed to our ‘bucket collection’ . We would also like to thank all the shop-keepers who allowed us to put the buckets in their premises. We raised just over … Continue reading

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Glin Library

It was great to see both the 1st and 2nd classes as well as the 5th and 6th classes  from St. Fergus school coming in this morning to change their books. There will be new adult titles in the library … Continue reading

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St. Fergus NS Parents Council

New members always welcome to the Parents Council.  Keep an eye out for posts for up and coming meetings.  Glin communion happening in May and we will be looking for help in organising the ‘tea party’ for same at the school … Continue reading

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GLIN RED CROSS

The AGM of the Glin Red Cross is re-scheduled for Friday 26th April in Cloverfield Day Care Centre at 8pm.  All members are requested to attend.

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Glin Baby & Toddler Group re-opens this Thursday & a clothing drive for St. Fergus N.S

A new term starts again for us all at playgroup this Thursday from 10am…….there are 12 playgroup sessions left until we break up for the summer holidays!! Shocking!! Please don’t forget to bring your bags of clothes if you had … Continue reading

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Glin Development – Clean Glin Up, Friday 19th April @ 6.30pm Glin Park – POSTER ATTACHED

Clean Glin Up POSTERClean Glin Up 3Clean Glin Up – Please support Glin Tidy Towns in there annual spring clean up. All approach roads to Glin will be targeted for a cleaning blitz. Please bring hi-vis vests and gloves (limited … Continue reading

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In the News This Week, April 6th

CHARITY CYCLE: Glin’s Annual charity cycling event will take place on Aug 17 2013.  All Welcome.  If anyone is interested in joining the “Glin Knights Charity Cyclists”

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Tidy Towns 2013

The Tidy Towns 2013 campaign continued in earnest over Easter with a litter pick-up morning on Easter Saturday.  The group clean-up focussed on the Knights Walk in advance of the Easter Sunday ‘Treats on the Trail’ event with a guest … Continue reading

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Glin Rovers – Underage Fixtures

The following are Glin Rovers underage fixtures

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Glin Rovers – Hogan Cup Final – Friday 5th April

The club would like to wish the B team the very best of luck tonight when they take on Abbeyfeale Utd B in the final of the Richard Hogan Cup.

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Cloverfield Day Care Centre

Cloverfield Day Care Centre Future Activities Day Time Activities:- The next Open Day is on 18th April 2013, the Group attending is the Shanagolden, Foynes, Askeaton and Tarbert Group. Art Group – Tuesday 10:30 – 12:30 Knitting Group – Wednesday 13:30 – … Continue reading

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Glin Scrabble

As usual the Scrabble players were busy working their brains on Thursday morning in the library. Well done to Keith who beat the women this morning. They meet again next Thursday morning. Newcomers always welcome.

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Coffee Morning this Friday 11am @ O’Shaughnessys Bar, Hosted by: Ballygoughlan School Reunion

Posted in All Glin News..., Baby and Toddler Group

Glin Library

The coldest Easter that we remember has come and gone but the warm library in Glin is always there, ready to welcome passing visitors as well as the regular faithful members. It is open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 to … Continue reading

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Glin Red Cross

Glin Red Cross Recruitment:  Glin Red Cross are recruiting people who would be interested in getting involved in ambulance work – training will be provided.  Also if you are over 25 with a full, clean licence and are interested in … Continue reading

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