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Glin Development – moss and algae removal in Town Park ⚠️

The moss and algae has been power hosed today in Glin Park. Great work done by contractor Aidan O Sullivan of cas prop sols (FB page). The playground and the Centenary Bridge all got an overhaul. Looking great now and … Continue reading

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Glin Parish Pastoral Council – Visit the Icon of the Holy Family

You are invited to visit the wonderful Icon of the Holy Family in Newcastlewest Church from Sunday 17th to Monday 19th December. Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to spend time this Advent in quiet reflection and it’s also your opportunity … Continue reading

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Wrenboys coming to Glin 🎄🎼🎻🎄

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Celtic Tenors……Glin Christmas Concert…Tuesday 19th December…..Tickets selling fast…….

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The Knights Walk – a wonderful amenity….

Thank you Dovie Martin, you have done tremendous work keeping the Heritage Trail walk safe through the ‘Knights Walk’. Dovie has worked at a drainage scheme right through the woodland walk to keep it dry and safe underfoot. Hard work … Continue reading

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West U21 A Final

West U21 A Final Shannon Gaels 1-10 Clann na nGael 0-2 Athea was the setting for the final of this year’s U21 West final which pitted us against the newly formed Knockaderry-Monagea-Feoghanagh combination, Clan na Gael. It was a nervous … Continue reading

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Glin Parish Church Concert

The Celtic Tenors play in Glin Parish Church on Tuesday 19th December at 8p.m. The only tenor group with a truly global audience, The Celtic Tenors will give you a night to remember. Whether playing a neighbourhood cathedral or major … Continue reading

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GB Rovers ⚽ U12 Div 1

The GB Rovers U.12 (Division 1) team had a great win today in the U.12 cup against Abbeyfeale in Abbey Rovers pitch. It was a super game of soccer and both teams should be proud of their performances today. GB … Continue reading

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GB Rovers ⚽ Gaynor Cup U14 squad

Congratulations to Orla MacNamara, Lorna Healy and Ella Tobin on making the Gaynor Cup U.14 squad. Excellent achievement

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Glin Christmas Concert 2017.

The Celtic Tenors play in Glin Parish Church on Tuesday 19th December at 8p.m. The only tenor group with a truly global audience, The Celtic Tenors will give you a night to remember. Whether playing a neighbourhood cathedral or major … Continue reading

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⚽ Last Man Standing 💰

Glin Rovers… WE HAVE A WINNER !!!! Congratulations to Paul Read who has won this round of the Glin Rovers Last Man Standing. Paul is one of the punters from the Harp and Hound bar in Mystic, Connneticut who recently … Continue reading

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St Fergus & Neven Maguire 🍛 🍜

Tune in to limerick 95fm tomorrow morning, Saturday, November 4, after the 9 o clock news to hear Neven Maguires interview regarding our St Fergus school fundraiser cookery demo.

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Glin Tidy Towns – winter planting.

  The planter at Glin Castle wall near Glin church got a nice winter makeover 🌷🌷🍁🌷🍁🍂

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Christmas Concert 2017

Christmas Concert 2017. The Celtic Tenors Glin Parish Church Tuesday 19th December

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Glin Tidy Towns – decline of our bees #biodiversity Ireland#All Ireland Pollinator Plan.

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Glin Parish Pastoral Council – Ireland World Meeting of Families.

WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES 2018. Pope Francis chose Ireland to host next year’s World Meeting of Families to make sure Irish Catholics would take part in a ‘revolution’ promoting marriage and family life, one of the Pope’s key advisors has … Continue reading

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Glin Defibrillator Group – Autumn Training.

  Glin Defibrillator Group. Autumn is upon us and it’s the time of year again for CFR (Cardiac First Responder)and Defibrillator Training. The first course of the season will be on Saturday 11th November at Conway’s. Please contact Marie on … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns – Town Park clean-up.

Town Park Clean Up. Glin TT would like to thank Jim Lynch of TUS for fixing the No Litter sign that was vandalized during the summer. Hopefully it will now be left alone to do its job! A big thanks … Continue reading

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Comhaltas 🎻 AGM 🎼 23/10/2017

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Mens 👔 🔧 🏠 Shed

A Men’s Shed is a community-based, non-commercial organisation which is open to all men where the primary activity is the provision of a safe, friendly and inclusive environment where the men are able to gather and/or work on meaningful projects … Continue reading

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Coffee Morning ☕ 🍰 Sun 22 Oct

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Donate Blood Thursday Oct 19th

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SAVE THE DATE – Christmas Concert 🌲

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Historical Society Trip Down Memory Lane 15/10/17

Glin Historical Society will do a stroll along Main Street and down Memory Lane in the company of Michael Fitzgerald Farnamiller and Bernard Stack, next Sunday October 15th Both men will share their memories of Glin and the people who … Continue reading

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Pilates on Wednesdays in Cloverfield

Pilates classes are starting back up this Wednesday, 11th October, at 7.30 pm in Cloverfield day care centre. Contact Mark direct on whatsapp/Mobil (087) 779 8437

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Christmas Concert 2017

Christmas Concert 2017 The Celtic Tenors Glin Parish Church Tuesday 19th December

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Meals-on-Wheels

Glin Homes for the Elderly has launched a Meals-on-Wheels service for the elderly in the locality. If older people are living on their own they often need some assistance in maintaining their independence, staying safe, eating well and leading an … Continue reading

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SuperValu Tidy Towns Results 2017.

SuperValu Tidy Towns Report 2017. Glin Tidy Towns is delighted to announce that Glin gained 4 points in this years Tidy Towns results. Well done Glin and to all the efforts of everyone involved.

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Tidy Towns 2017 Full Judges Report – CONGRATULATIONS!

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Glin Tidy Towns Church Gate Collection

Glin Tidy Towns church gate collection this weekend. All support greatly appreciated.

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1967 Glin winners of the West Final.

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Glin Tidy Towns

Last of the cleanups for now. Flowers are lovely now around the town. Hope the storm doesn’t wreck them😮. Thanks to all for the help 👍😁  

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Well done ⚽ Sheagh O’Connor ⚽

Well done to Sheagh O’Connor who was mentioned for his outstanding personal performance in Kerrys five straight unbeaten games in the SSE U17 National League. This is the full article from Kerry’s Eye.

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County Intermediate Play Off

County Intermediate Play Off Glin 2-14 Cappamore 2-5 Glin retained their intermediate status for 2018 with a well deserved victory over Cappamore. The goals came in either half from Gary Culhane and Karl O’Sullivan. Overall, we had hoped to do … Continue reading

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Glin Defibrillator Group Coffee Morning.

A fantastic morning of fund raising was held in JC BARRETTS BAR this AM. The coffee morning raised E1268. Thank you to everyone who came and supported this cause. Thanks to Kevin and Marie, John and Maureen for the use … Continue reading

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IGS Knight of Glin memorial lecture

No. 1 Pery Square Hotel, Pery Square, Limerick, Sept 21st at 8pm. €10 entry. Irish Georgian Society. Tickets from eventbrite.ie or igs.ie The Architectural History and Restoration of Abbey Leix with William Laffan Abbey Leix, originally site of a Cistercian … Continue reading

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Triathlon 2017 Results

Glin triathlon 2017 results… Huge congrats to Maria Geoghegan, Nollaig Hogan & all organisers & stewards.

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Coffee morning Sun Sept 3

Fundraising coffee morning @ Barretts on Sunday 3rd Sept. Glin defibrillator group. All support appreciated ☕🍰

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Glin Triathlon Sept 2nd 2017

  *NB* Important Points for Saturday! Firstly, thank you to all triathletes who have registered. We promise that this year’s event will be the best yet with exciting goody bags and lots, lots more. 1. Sign in for triathletes will … Continue reading

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Glin Development and Tidy Towns – results time pending!

Glin Development and Tidy Towns. Fingers crossed that Glin will perform well in the Tidy Towns results. All the judging is completed and the next stage are the results in September! It was a great summer and the flowers that … Continue reading

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Beautiful poem by Lily Dhond about The Knights Walk.

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Visit the Garden of Pensiveness at the entrance to the Knights Walk.

Finished tidying at the Garden of Pensiveness, at the entrance to the Knights Walk, this morning! A lovely private space to sit in and relax, to practice meditation and mindfulness 🌿🍃🌾🍁⚖️. It is a lovely green area with lovely trees … Continue reading

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Glin Cemetery Mass Aug 15 & 16

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Our very own Rose-bud Orlaith Leahy from Glin🌹

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Local Sports Hero – Jack Sheahan, Glin.

Local Hero Jack Sheahan. There is some wonderful talent in Glin! Glin would like to congratulate Jack Sheahan, son of Pat and Maureen Sheahan, for his outstanding achievement in the Kerry District League (KDL) awards night. Jack wiped the board … Continue reading

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Glin Defibrillator Group Coffee Morning.

  Glin Defibrillator will host a Coffee Morning on Sunday 3rd September after 11am mass in Barrett’s Bar. All proceeds raised will go towards the upkeep of the 10 Defibrillators and for replacement chest pads and batteries. Your support will … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns – Saturday Morning Clean-Up.

Another Tidy-up today at the green space opposite the Catholic Church in Church Street. This is a lovely green area to sit and relax in the seats when the sun is shining and watch the world go by….. Thanks to … Continue reading

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Glin Castle Open Day 2017.

Another successful OPEN DAY at the magnificent Glin Castle. Despite the somewhat rainy day, there was a great turnout at the Glin Development event. Thank you to all who took the opportunity to come and visit and a huge thanks … Continue reading

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Glin Castle and Gardens

Glin Castle and Gardens will be open for guided tours on Bank Holiday Sunday, August 6th. Gates will open at 12 noon and the 10 euro admission charge will cover tours of the castle and gardens and light refreshments on the castle lawns. … Continue reading

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Glin Castle and Gardens

Glin Castle and Gardens will be open for guided tours on Bank Holiday Sunday, August 6th. Gates will open at 12 noon and the 10 euro admission charge will cover tours of the castle and gardens and light refreshments on the castle lawns. … Continue reading

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