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GAA⚽️U14 County🥇Champions

Congratulations to the U14 Shannon Gaels team who on Sunday 15th September in Mick Neville Park, Rathkeale won the Division 3 Shield Co. Final against Ballinacurra Gaels. Final Result 3.14 to 3.4.

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Peg’s Poem – An Cailín Bán 👩

The Cailin Bán – September 2019 In memory of Ellen Hanley who was murdered in 1819 It started with a rumour That John Anthony had a dream To bring the Cailin Bán to life Down by the Shannon stream. And … Continue reading

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GAA U12⚽️County Final

Glin GAA U12s conclude their underage season this Friday 20th September in the Group 3 County Final v Blackrock in UL North Campus astro pitch at 7pm. Best of luck lads!

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Last⚽️Man💰Standing – check🔍your📝selection

We have had another great uptake on the eleventh edition of the Glin Rovers Last Man Standing. Glin Rovers are doing something right as more than 270 punters have joined again for the competition!!! A big thanks to all the … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter: 14th/15th September 2019.

Parish Newsletter – 14th/15th September 2019 – 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time.                                     Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 … Continue reading

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Glin Castle🏰Yacht⛵Race⚓2019

GLIN CASTLE RACE: this Saturday 14th September. Brief and Entry Afloat at Glin Pier 10:30-11:30. FG 12:00. Start at Glin Pier. Finish off Glin Pier circa 16:00. LW 12:49 HW 10:05. Classes IRC/Echo & White Sails (open to all yachts) … Continue reading

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Glin⚽️Rovers Last💶Man💰Standing – deadline approaching⏳

Entries must be received before Sat 14th Sept 2019! Glin Rovers are running their Last Man Standing competition for the eleventh time. This is a fun competition which raises valuable funds for the Glin Rovers club. To play, you must … Continue reading

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Cailin Ban Review⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

THE MEN in the audience were outnumbered four or five to one but no matter. For most of the female audience gathered to see The Colleen Bawn at Glin Castle,  only one man mattered, film-star Dominic West.  And they weren’t … Continue reading

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Glin Baby👶 & Toddler👸 Group👨‍👧‍👦

Great to see a new term of Glin Baby & Toddler Group starting back tomorrow  Friday 6th 10am-12noon in Ceol Ceobrai Hall as usual. Come along and see what they have to offer 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦  €3 per family and refreshments provided for … Continue reading

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Glin🏰Castle🥀Open🌳Day 🍵Photos

Some photos from Sunday…… we don’t have many photos so if you have any please send them to glindev@gmail.com or 0876296439

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Brides👗Boutique👜at the Limerick Show

Brides Boutique join the The Holman Lee Agency and Celia Holman Lee at the Limerick Show 2019 – Sunday 25th August! Celia and her agency will host an exclusive fashion show, featuring clothing and accessories from Brides Boutique & Hair … Continue reading

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Friday🥧Farmers🥕Market🐟

Visit the Square in Glin every Friday for the very best of fresh, local produce.

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Charity Ambassador❤Vote for Anne

In illustrious company, Glin’s Anne Riordan Connelly has been listed in the final nominations for Inspiring Charity Ambassador of 2019 at the Graham Norton Gin Inspiring Awards 2019. If you would like to vote for Anne please email vote@No1.ie and … Continue reading

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St Fergus📚Book📖Rental

The St Fergus book rental scheme is on again for the 2019/2020 school year. The book rental committee will be in the school halla on August 26th and 27th from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. Please bring the book rental … Continue reading

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Glin🏰Castle🥀Open🌳Day

The annual Glin Castle Open Day will take place on August 25th

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Dinner🍽 @ Glin Castle🍷 Aug 16 & 17

This Fri 16 & Sat 17 August we are open for dinner. Tasting Menu €65pp Please email Claire@glin-Castle.com to book a table. dinner #glin #castle #tastingmenu #specialtreat thisweekend

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Events in Glin August/September 2019

Keep up to date with events happening in Glin in 2019 by clicking here. Some dates for your diary: August 25 Glin Castle and Gardens Open Day September 6 The story of the Cailin Ban by Tom Donovan (details to follow) … Continue reading

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Glin Pier🏊‍♀️Openwater🏊‍♀️Swim

Food & fun afterwards….please come along. (Swimming from the pier to the green sign then back)

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Windsurfing🏄‍♀️ August 10th

The Irish Windsurfing Association will hold a fun Salem event from 11am at Glin Pier on Saturday August 10th. Everyone welcome to learn about this sport. More details available at http://www.windsurfing.ie

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Parish Newsletter: 6th/7th July, 2019.

Parish Newsletter – 6th/7th July 2019: 14th Sunday of Ordinary Time                                            Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter: 29th/30th June

Parish Newsletter                                             Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese of Limerick Website: http://www.limerickdiocese.org 29th/30th June 2019: 13th Sunday … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter: 22nd/23rd June 2019.

Parish Newsletter                                             Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese of Limerick Website: http://www.limerickdiocese.org 22nd/23rd June 2019: Corpus Christi … Continue reading

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Conor🏆Sheahan⚽️League🎖2019

Thanks to Conor & Jackie!

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Parish Newsletter: 15th/16th June 2019

Parish Newsletter                                             Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese of Limerick Website: http://www.limerickdiocese.org 15th/16th June 2019: Trinity Sunday. … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter: 8th/9th June 2019.

Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese of Limerick Website: http://www.limerickdiocese.org 8th/9th June 2019: Pentecost Sunday. Eucharistic Ministers … Continue reading

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Swim🏊‍♀️Lessons🏊‍♂️& Water🌊Safety

🏊Please share 🏊 Water Safety Classes: Water Safety classes will be held at Glin Pier Monday, July 8 for the week and also Monday, August 5 for the week. Full details will follow later. Take note and avail of these … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter: 1st/2nd June 2019.

Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese of Limerick Website: http://www.limerickdiocese.org 1st/2nd June 2019: 7th Sunday of Easter. … Continue reading

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Glin Pier🏊‍♀️Lifeguards🏊‍♂️June🕐Times

Glin Pier: Lifeguards will be on duty at Glin Pier on the June Bank Holiday weekend, then RETURNING in July and August when swimmers from Glin and the surrounding areas enjoy the wonderful safe facilities on offer. Many events/activities are … Continue reading

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Conor Sheahan⚽️League🏆26/5/19

Conor Sheahan League 6pm Glin Rovers pitch 26/5/19. Jackie’s latest update: Teams, fixtures and league table ready for the conor sheahan league this evening at 6 sharp. Any child that missed the last evening can still come along this evening.

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Parish Newsletter: 25th/26th May 2019

Parish Newsletter                                             Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese of Limerick Website: http://www.limerickdiocese.org 25th/26th May, 2019: 6th Sunday … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter: 18th/19th May 2019.

Parish Newsletter                                             Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese of Limerick Website: http://www.limerickdiocese.org 18th/19th May, 2019: 5th Sunday … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter: 11th/12th May 2019.

Parish Newsletter                                             Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese of Limerick Website: http://www.limerickdiocese.org 11th/12th May, 2019: 4th Sunday … Continue reading

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A Preview of Glin Castle 🌳Gardens🌺

The video below is of Glin Castle Gardens described by Catherine FitzGerald, Madam Olda FitzGerald and Tom Wall. This video was created by http://www.nowness.com  

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Tour Glin Castle🏰 & 🌺Gardens🌳 with Catherine FitzGerald & Dominic West

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Rare & Special 🍃Plant🌺 Fair

Thanks to @nestafitzgerald for illustration. Date for the diary in association with @bordbia. Rare&SpecialPlantFair #irishgardens #familyday #Crafts #Castletours @ Glin Castle

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Parish Newsletter: 4th & 5th May 2019.

                                           Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese of Limerick Website: http://www.limerickdiocese.org 4th/5th May, 2019: 3rd Sunday of … Continue reading

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Urgent Meeting – Water 🏊‍♀️Safety 🏊‍♂️Swim Classes

Sunday 28th April 2019 There is a very important meeting today SUNDAY at 3pm in Foynes . The future of the water safety swim classes in GLIN is at stake. We need as much support as we can from concerned … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter: 13th/14th April 2019.

Parish Newsletter                                             Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese of Limerick Website: http://www.limerickdiocese.org 13th/14th April 2019: Palm Sunday … Continue reading

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FREE Social Media Training for Small Business

Spaces are still available for this free three part  Social Media Training Programme for Business starting today 9/4/19. Pre-booking is essential by email to sicap@wlr.ie

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Great🍥Bake🥧Sale🎂10/4/19

The pupils of 5th & 6th Class in St. Fergus’ National School are holding a Bake Sale to support the school with the Parking/Set Down area fundraising.  The Cake Sale will be held on Wednesday next the 10th April at 10.00 a.m.  Please … Continue reading

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Church⛪Cleanup🗑for Easter

Volunteers: On Wednesday 10th April there will be a cleaning of the inside of the Church for Easter, starting at 2.00 p.m.  If you would like to volunteer please come to the Church, even a half hour of your time would … Continue reading

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ICA Meeting 12/4/19

ICA Meeting: on Friday 12th April at 7.30 p.m.  New members welcome.

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Knights Walk 🏃‍♀️Fun🏃‍♂️Walk 22/4/19

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Ceol🎻Concert🎶10/4/19

  Bucket collection on the way in to support our young musician’s entering the flash with extra tuition. Everyone welcome 😀😀

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Parish Newsletter: 6th/7th April 2019.

Parish Newsletter                                             Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese of Limerick Website: http://www.limerickdiocese.org 6th/7th April 2019: 5th Sunday … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter: 30th/31st March 2019.

Parish Newsletter                                             Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese of Limerick Website: http://www.limerickdiocese.org 30th/31st March 2019: 4th Sunday … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter: 23rd/24th March 2019

Parish Newsletter                                             Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin, Co. Limerick. Fr. Tom Crawford 068-26897/087-2218078 Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126 Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112 Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103 Diocese of Limerick Website: http://www.limerickdiocese.org 23rd/24th March 2019: 3rd Sunday … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter: 16th/17th March 2019

16th/17th March 2019: 2nd Sunday of Lent/St. Patrick’s Day Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m.: Norma McKeon, Mary O Brien, Grace Fitzgerald Sunday 11.00 a.m.: John Culhane, Marie McKenna Readers for this week: Saturday Vigil: Margaret Hogan … Continue reading

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