Category Archives: Church & Parish

GLIN ROADSIDE CLEAN-UP. Well done all.

Thanks to those who turned up this beautiful sunny Saturday morning and who gave their time to the ‘road side’ clean up. As you can see plenty of litter on the Glin roadsides! We did as much as was possible … Continue reading

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Roadside litter pick- Glin Tidy Towns.

Shout out to all Tidy Towns volunteers. Tidy towns are having a road clean up on Saturday 11th February at 11am. Please meet in the Town Park near the Tennis court. Please bring your vis vests and litter pickers/gloves and bags will be supplies. . The safety of our members is paramount, so to be […]

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GLIN DEFIBRILLATOR GROUP

We completed another successful training last Saturday. This was the last in our winter classes. We would like to thank all the participants who completed this and previous courses, and Certs will be issued from the Irish Red Cross in … Continue reading

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Dog poop bags available at the Library.

Look what arrived today from Limerick and City County Council. Naturally degradable dog poop bags! These will be available from Peg at the library for anyone who would like to pick up a few. They can also be got very … Continue reading

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Dog Fouling in Glin

Dog Fouling – Glin. We would appeal to dog owners to purchase poo bags for their canine friends and PLEASE use them. The town streets are in a bad way and most of our walkways, including the heritage trails, are … Continue reading

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Roadside litter pick- Glin Tidy Towns.

Shout out to all Tidy Towns volunteers. Tidy towns are having a road clean up on Saturday 11th February at 11am. Please meet in the Town Park near the Tennis court. Please bring your vis vests and litter pickers/gloves and … Continue reading

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GLin Defibrillator Group

Our final training for this season will take place on Saturday 4th February. We had a very successful run and 40 people have been trained since November last. This is a fantastic achievement and we would like to thank everyone … Continue reading

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Glin Historical Society – We are back!

  We are back! Glin Historical Society will meet on Thursday February 2nd at 8 p.m. in Cloverfield Centre. There has been a recent exciting discovery of documentation including new photos and manifests relating to boats and trading at Glin … Continue reading

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MORE RUBBISH DUMPING IN GLIN 😡😡

HERE WE GO AGAIN!😡😡😡😡Up to 10 more bags of rubbish thrown and dumped on our shore at the end of the path on the Tarbert Road. PLEASE PLEASE report any sightings of dumping at this location or any location. Contact … Continue reading

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GLIN TIDY TOWNS.

Great to see a bit of a stretch in the evenings. The weather is mild and there’s all sorts of activity among the birds, bees and wildlife, (even if it is a tad early!). There seems to be a bit … Continue reading

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Glin Defibrillator Training

We have a few places left for the training which will take place next Saturday 28th and also Saturday February 4th. The training covers CPR, the use of a Defibrillator, the signs of stroke, choking and the series of events … Continue reading

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Interview at Glin Church in December, featuring John Sheehan of the Dubliners and members of Glin Development, by John Prendergast.

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PORTRAITS 1916 Eamon Dore. RTÉ.ie EamonDore describes the months leading up to the Easter Rising. Check out video on www.rte.ie/portraits 1916.

  Interview with Eamon Dore, a native of Glin, Co. Limerick. He was a confidante of Seán MacDiarmada and Tom Clarke. He ended up to marry Nora Daly, Kathleen Clarke’s sister in 1918. “We Careered Up Moore Street With The … Continue reading

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Athea and MohernaghWren Boys……up the yard…

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Chrismas Day Swim… photos

Some photos from todays Christmas Day Swim. Please send any photos or videos to glindev@gmail.com or 0876296439.

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CLOVERFIELD DAY CARE CENTRE CHRISTMAS PARTY 2016.

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GLIN CHRISTMAS CONCERT🎄🎄⛪️⛪️

Glin Christmas Concert hosted by Glin Development. It was a beautiful crisp Christmassy December night. Glin church looked resplendent with its magical lanterns and holly and ivy decorations. Everyone was looking forward to the Friday night concert, where the nights … Continue reading

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Kieran Fitzgerald, reappointed to GSOC.

“At The Time Thats In It ” by Den O’Brien   This morning was looking through The Indo headlines . Thought about Xmas and all the material things ,. People going out for the last few days shopping,looking forward to … Continue reading

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Christmas Carol Service – St. Fergus National School Choir. 🎄🎄🎄⛪️⛪️⛪️

The older children from St Fergus NS in classes 1st – 6th really put on a very impressive Christmas Carol Service in Glin Church Thursday gone. All the children were beautiful turned out in their school uniform and took to … Continue reading

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GLIN CASTLE HUNT – NORTH KERRY HARRIERS

🐴 + 🐶 = A Hunt !! On Thursday the 29th of December the North Kerry Harriers will hunt Glin Castle. Glin Castle is a romantic castellated mansion enjoying a glorious setting within some 380 acres of mature parkland overlooking … Continue reading

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Willie Wall, Glin, presented with Pride of Place Award 2016.

Willie Wall being presented with The Pride of Place Award 2016 last Monday night at Conway’s. Glin Development and Tidy Town members L to R, John Conway, Paddy Reidy, Maria Geoghegan, Siobhan Moloney, John Sheahan, Breda Henderson, Willie Wall, John … Continue reading

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DIN LANE, GLIN “VANISHING IRELAND” volume 3.

Top photo recently taken at Glin Fair Day December 2016 courtesy of Mary Enright. Turtle Bunbury. . (Photo: James Fennell) DIN LANE GLIN, CO. LIMERICK TURF DEALER BORN: 12th Feb 1923 ‘T’was only the country children would go to school … Continue reading

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Glin ICA Meeting – Friday 9th at 7.30. 🎄🎄🎄

I.C.A. Meeting: Friday 9th December at 7.30 p.m. in Clovervield Day Care Centre. There will be a demonstration of Christmas Flower Arrangements by Florist Joy Conway on the night.

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Illegal Dumping on the most beautiful scenic spot on the N69 in Glin 😡

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Glin Christmas Lights 🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄

THIS WEEKEND THE CHURCH GATE COLLECTION WILL GO TOWARDS THE GLIN CHRISTMAS LIGHTS. YOUR SUPPORT AS ALWAYS IS GREATLY APPRECIATED. ⛪️⛪️🎄🎄🎄 PLEASE SHARE.

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Glin Defibrillator Group- Training Dates…

There are presently three dates left for training in CPR and use of the Defibrillator. The dates are 10th December, 28th January and 4th February. If you are interested in training on any of these dates please contact Marie on … Continue reading

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Glin Going For Gold – Suggestion Box!

The prize trophy is on display at present in Glin Library. We have placed a suggestion box at this location for anybody from Glin who would like to make suggestions as to what projects the prize fund monies could be … Continue reading

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Children’s Mental Health & Wellbeing, Tue 22 Nov

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Mercy in action in Limerick. Nov 20th – St Johns Cathedral.

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CHRISTMAS CONCERT- TICKET LOCATIONS 🎄🎄

Come and enjoy a great night of entertainment in Glin Parish Church on Friday 16th December. BAGATELLE will perform their greatest hits and will be joined by our very own JOHN SHEAHAN of THE DUBLINERS fame .  The tickets are … Continue reading

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Glin Defibrillator Church Gate Collection

The Church Gate Collection made E534.28. These funds will go towards batteries and replacement chest pads for our 10 Defibrillators located throughout the parish. Your continuous generosity is greatly appreciated. THANK YOU ALL.

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Christmas Craft Fair / Old Fair Day Dec 3rd

The Christmas Craft Fair / Old Fair Day in Glin continues to follow tradition with the Old Fair Day being held on the 1st Saturday in December – this year its SATURDAY 3RD DEC. As with previous years, Ceol Corbrai … Continue reading

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Art Exhibition 🌈 Fundraiser Nov 30

  **Mark this fundraiser in your “To Do List” St. Fergus NS Glin will host a Fundraising Art Exhibition in the school halla on Wednesday 30th November at 7.30pm. Local artists have kindly donated a piece of art to be … Continue reading

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Glin DEFIBRILLATOR Training schedule.

Please note date in November fully booked and 14th January fully booked.  There are still some places on 10th Dec, 28th Jan and 4th February. Thanks. 

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CHRISTMAS CONCERT – GLIN -DECEMBER 16th.

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John Sheahan will perform with BAGATELLE this December in Glin church.

THE MEANING OF LIFE TONIGHT ON RTÉ AT 10.30 WatchThe Meaning Of Life tonight when Gay Byrne interviews John Sheahan of the Dubliners. John will perform in Glin church this December with BAGATELLE. John’s ancestors hail from GLIN! John Sheahan … Continue reading

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Thanks for all the support and kind wishes on our ‘big win”!!

There was great excitement in Glin last Tuesday night as Glin was named the overall winner of Limerick Going for Gold 2016. Glin Development and Tidy Towns were a wild card entry in Tuesday nights final which was held at … Continue reading

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Glin overall winners of Going For Gold

  Glin Development Association has been crowned the overall winner of Limerick Going for Gold 2016. There were jubilant celebrations at The Strand Hotel on Tuesday evening when it was announced by JP McManus that the coastal village in West … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns win €10,000

Wonderful news €10,000 won in Going for Gold this evening in Limerick. Well done to Marie, Tidy Towns Committee, Glin Development Association and all involved! https://www.limerick.ie/goingforgold

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Glin Rovers supporting Glin Defibrillator Group

❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️. GLIN ROVERS LOTTERY TICKETS ON SALE AT COURSING FIELD FOR E2. E1 FROM EACH TICKET SALE WILL GO TOWARDS FUNDRAISING FOR NEW DEFIBRILLATOR  LOCATED AT GLIN ROVERS SOCCER PITCH . PLEASE SUPPORT❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️THANK YOU❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️  

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Glin Defibrillator Group.

Cost of Cardiac First Responder course being kept at very competitive rate of E25 to encourage more to complete same. “The need is real, the time is now”. Contact Marie on 086 8691821 to put your name down for a … Continue reading

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Glin Defibrillator Group – new location added.

A new location for our Defibrillators is being added to our existing list of nine. A new Defibrillator will now be located on the outside wall of the Glin Rovers Soccer pitch at Corbry Estate. This is a very welcome … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns- Results!

Glin Tidy Towns came up seven places in the Supervalue Tidy Towns competition. Glin is now third from top in its Group, behind Galbally and Broadford. This is a wonderful achievement and proves what can be achieved with a little … Continue reading

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Glin Tennis- The Conway Perpetual Cup.

A great afternoon of fun was had on Sunday 2nd October when the Conway Cup Tournament was held at the tennis court. It was a lovely sunny day, and our entrants were well prepared and full of enthusiasm. It was … Continue reading

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Glin Rovers U6 video. A great bunch of athletes!

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Glin Rovers Victory Social.

The club held a successful victory social last night in the Listowel Arms Hotel to honor the Junior teams success and the individual efforts from the 2015/16 season. The A team were presented with their Desmond Cup winners medals and … Continue reading

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GLIN U6 SOCCER TRAINING.

Glin U6 Soccer training.  There was a fantastic turn out for the GB Rovers U6 training this evening Friday 23 Sept in CeoilCorbrai Hall. It was a great session and enjoyed by all. Training again on Friday 30th September from 6 … Continue reading

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GLIN CLEAN COASTS/ SATURDAY 17th Sep.

lease join us next Saturday morning at 10am at the Town Park. From here we will walk the shore line and pick up any litter or marine waste we find. Children must be accompanied by an adult Data cards can … Continue reading

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Clothing Collection Fundraiser St Fergus NS

Clothing Recycling Collection on Friday next the 16th Sept. Thank you to all who support this fundraiser.

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Glin Tri 2016 Video🏊🚴🏃

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