Monthly Archives: July 2014

Glin Library

The library computers have been acting up recently but the good news is that they are functioning properly again. The library will be closed for the week beginning Tuesday 12th August to Friday 15th. Advertisements

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Tennis coaching Sat 2nd Aug 10am

Tennis coaching for children beginning on Saturday 2nd Aug 2014 at 10am. All welcome.

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Glin Dev. Assoc.

Meeting of Glin Dev. on Thurs night at Conways at 8.30 pm.

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N69 at Pier Road

Glin Dev. Assoc. would like to thank Limerick County Council for the wonderful work they did at the Pier Road entrance. The kerbing and grass seeding has made a huge improvement to the approach road into Glin. The Development will … Continue reading

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What time is the tide in?

The times of the tides are now on glin.info. Click on the link to the right called ‘Tides at Glin’ in the section ‘Weather & Tides in Glin‘

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Glin Festival 8-10 Aug 2014

IMPORTANT CHANGE TO FAMILY FUN DAY SUNDAY 10th AUG – The family fun day WILL NOW START AT 12.30pm and not as stated on poster (2PM). Time change due to the All Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Semi Final Limerick v … Continue reading

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Glin Library

Thanks to the St Fergus School 6th class of 96/97 for the following information. The full “History of Glin” written by this class is in the library.  

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Glin Estuary Swim 2014

Congratulations to all involved in the Glin Estuary Swim 2014 on Sunday 20th July. It was a gloriously sunny day and the swimmers all finished safely. A special thanks to Maria Geoghegan who once again organised a fantastic sporting event … Continue reading

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Historical Society outing Sunday 17th Aug 2014

There will be an outing to Foynes on Sunday, 17th August 2014. Meet at Foynes Flying Boat Museum at 11am. We will visit museum then have lunch followed by a tour of village with local historian Sean Diffley. All are … Continue reading

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Glin Library happy again

Peg want to give credit to the “artist” who tried to remove his work from the library sign. This may be a lesson to all to know that some things done in fun are not easily removed. There are always … Continue reading

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Glin Library is sad

It is a pity that somebody decided to deface the library sign on the pier outside the library. The building is very historic and admired by locals and visitors alike so it is not nice to see that somebody has … Continue reading

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Glin Library holidays

The library will be closed on Thursday and Friday this week 17/18 July. It will also be closed for annual Leave on the week of 12th to 15th August.

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GLIN ICA

GLIN ICA ARE HOLDING A SUMMER WHIST DRIVE TOMORROW  NIGHT THE 15TH JULY. PLEASE COME ALONG AND ENJOY A GREAT NIGHT.

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Water Safety Swim Lessons July 14-18

Irish Water Safety Swim Lessons for all ages and levels take place at Glin Pier from July 14-18. Registration takes place at 7pm on Sunday 13/7/14 at Glin Pier. Monday’s lessons start at 8am and the start time gets later … Continue reading

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Glin Day Care Centre

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Red Cross – Glin Defibrillator Group

Our Coffee Morning was held this Sunday morning 6th July and was a huge success.  The defib group would like to thank all those who supported our cause and who gave so generously.  Thanks to all those who helped out … Continue reading

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Weekly News July 1st 2014

Glin Red Cross Defibrillator No: 0876230032 Local news & information: log on to: http://www.glin.info Parish Donations: Sincere thanks for your donations to the Parish. The Parish can claim tax back (Tax Rebate) on donations which amount to €240 and over. … Continue reading

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Glin library

Great to see the tourists visiting every week.No matter where they come from they always admire this lovely building and facility in the town. This week I use an extract about Lime-kilns from “The Life and Rhymes of Paddy Faley” … Continue reading

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Village Improvements

Great to see that the Council have started work at the Pier Road entrance. Kerbing and landscaping under the guidance of Glin Development will add greatly to the approach road into the town. Glin Development are installing adult exercise equipment … Continue reading

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