Category Archives: Church & Parish

Glin Tennis.

Coaching is now finished for this  season. We would like to thank all the parents who took the time to bring their children to the coaching  sessions. We hope you enjoyed them and that you found them beneficial.  Thanks also … Continue reading

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Glin Tennis – CONWAY CUP TOURNAMENT

THE CONWAY CUP. 🏆🏆. Tennis Tournament will take place on Saturday September 24th after Saturday coaching sessions have taken place. The Tournament is for U16’s and if you would like to enter for coaching or the Tournament or both, contact … Continue reading

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Triathlon Marshals – meeting Sept 7th

Attention all marshals! Thank you for your continued support of our lovely event. Without you, the triathlon wouldn’t go ahead. There will be a meeting for all marshals on Wednesday 7th September at 8pm in Geoghegan’s Magpie Bar for a … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns

Glin Tidy Towns Glin town is looking great at the moment. Thanks to all the residents and businesses who have put out lovely window boxes and hanging baskets. They look lovely and really brighten up the place. A lot of … Continue reading

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GLIN TIDY TOWNS

GLIN TIDY TOWNS Judging season is upon us, and the Supervalue Tidy Towns adjudicators will be calling to lovely Glin to evaluate. The Tidy Towns is organised by the Department of the Environment, Community and local government and the main … Continue reading

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Glin Defibrillator Group

Glin Defibrillator Group are having a meeting next Tuesday night the 21 st  June in Conways at 8.30. Could all members please attend. Please spread the word. “Glin Defibrillator group providing the vital link in the chain of survival”.

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Corpus Christi 2016 – the photos

The sun shone on a beautiful 2016 Corpus Christi Procession. Benediction was in Corbry Estate this year and the residents put huge work into preparing the estate – a real credit to all involved. Pictures below of Corpus Christi 2016. … Continue reading

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Corpus Christi Sun 29

The traditional Corpus Christi Procession takes place directly after 11am Mass on Sunday 29. Traditionally First Communion children come along in their special clothes with baskets of flower petals to scatter along the way. Some photos below of years gone by. … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns Needs You!!

Shout out to Tidy Towns Volunteers.  📢📢📢📢📢📢📢 A big THANK YOU to all those who have volunteered on the Tidy Towns initiative. As they say ” a little can make a big difference”. With this in mind, and Glin’s entry … Continue reading

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❤️Glin Defibrillator Group❤️

Glin Defibrillator Group will run another training course in early summer. There is a lot of interest expressed already, and names are being taken. If you would like your name included, please contact Ann Horan on 087 9186556 or Marie … Continue reading

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Glin Defibrillator Group ❤️❤️

The Defibrillator Group would like to thank those who attended Saturday’s training. We had another successful day of training and everybody passed with flying colours! Certificates will be available in the coming weeks. We would like to thank John and … Continue reading

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Tidy Towns Good Friday Cleanup

Glin Tidy Towns. A big thank you to all who turned up on Good Friday for the Team Limerick clean-up. A huge amount of litter was collected around the town and environs. It is disappointing therefore to see that even … Continue reading

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Glin Creamery – The Land of Milk and Money

The Land of Milk and Money Limerick’s Co-operative Creameries With the news that Limerick City and County Council is to redevelop the former Cleeve’s Factory site I decided to revisit the first job I officially work on with my father with my MUBC under … Continue reading

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Tidy Towns Spring Clean-up

Team Limerick Clean Up – Friday 25th March:  11am. SPRING HAS SPRUNG!! GLIN TIDY TOWNS  would like to invite volunteers to attend the Glin Clean Up event on Good Friday.   We are hoping for a fine day and we are looking for … Continue reading

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Glin Defibrillator Training.

The Defib Group are going to run another Defibrillator training course on Saturday 2nd April. The course will run from 10.30 to 4.30 with a break for lunch. It will be on in Conways Glin in the function room. The … Continue reading

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Coffee Morning Feb 21, Katie – Ghana Volunteer

Please support Katie Wallace on her volunteering project to Ghana. Call for a coffee and cake in Barrett’s next Sunday. All support greatly appreciated.

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Fashion Show Fri 11th March

Fashion Show: Abha Bhan parish park Loughill/Ballyhahill presents a Spring /summer fashion show on Friday 11 March at Ceol Corbrai community hall Glin.  The evening will start at 7pm with a cheese and wine reception with food tastings from local … Continue reading

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Tarbert Comp Bingo Fundraising Feb 28

Tarbert Comprehensive Parents Association: are organising Bingo in Tarbert Comprehensive School gym on Sunday 28th February at 2pm to fundraise for the purchase of equipment in the soon to be completed gym fitness suite.  Single books cost €10 and double … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Childrens Mass

Christmas Eve Childrens Mass: We would like to invite children who are interested in participating in this years childrens Christmas Eve Mass to our rehearsals.  These will take place on 6th, 13th and 20th December, lasting for one hour after … Continue reading

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Visit Santas Grotto Dec 5th

Visit Santa in Ceol Corbrai, Glin 11-1 Sat Dec 5th.

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Presentation of Charity Swm Cheque Dec 5th

The presentation of the Glin A

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Christmas Fair & Market Dec 5th

Christmas Fair & Market in the Square & Ceol Corbrai on Saturday 5th December, commencing at 11.00am. Enquiries telephone: 0871237950

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Christmas Concert 2015

The High Kings will perform in Glin Church on Thursday 17th of December. The High Kings will be touring the United States over the next few months and Glin Development are delighted to announce that they will be in Glin … Continue reading

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Limerick Tidy Towns ‘Going for Gold’

Please text ‘Gold glin’ to 53095 between 12noon and 12 midnight as part of the Limerick Going For Gold competition. Ask all friends of Glin to text and hopefully we might win some prize money for Glin Dev. and the … Continue reading

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Glin Defibrillator Group Coffee Morning and July TrainingCourse.

COFFEE MORNING: Glin Defibrillator Group will be hosting a coffee morning on Sunday 12th July after Mass in Conways. We are looking forward to a lovely morning for a coffee and a chat and your support will be greatly appreciated. … Continue reading

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GAA U10 football blitz teams 05/06/15

Glin / Ballyhahill – Shannon Gaels – after their blitz in Foynes on Friday 5/6/15.

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Corpus Christi procession after 11am Mass, Sunday 7th June.

The annual Corpus Christi procession takes place after 11am Mass, Sunday 7th June. Photos below from previous years. Click on each photo to view in full size.

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Celebrate the All Ireland Silver Medal Winners tonight…

Please join the big WELCOME home planned for the girls from St Fergus silver medal winners tonight, Thursday 14/5/15 at approx 10pm.      

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Happy Birthday Glin Baby & Toddler Group!!

Glin Baby & Toddler Group first opened on 12th May 2011. We are located in Ceol Corbrai Hall at the top of Glin village and open every Thursday from 10am til 12 midday. We charge 3 Euro per family and … Continue reading

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1970s Glin – 10 Videos

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Good luck Peg!

Best of luck to our librarian, Peg, who has been shortlisted for the ICA national creative writing short story competition with the theme ‘Peace at Last’. The winner will be announced at An Grianan this weekend.

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“Is Shania Twain a Glinster” & “Death in the Workhouse”

There are two quite different events of interest in Glin this coming week… Event 1 “Is Shania Twain a Glinster?” 8pm Tuesday 24 March. Glin Library. Professor Barry Conway, California, will be giving a talk on the “wonderful old souls who … Continue reading

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Parents Council Pub Quiz Fundraiser – Thank You!

What a great night at the Pub Quiz in Wallace’s Bar Glin. Thanks to everyone that came along and supported the Parents Council. A special thanks to Claire Wallace for allowing us mums to come into the bar and take … Continue reading

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Lifeguards – Glin & Kilteery summer 2015

TEMPORARY LIFEGUARDS – GLIN & KILTEERY PIERS Job Description: Candidates must hold a minimum of current Irish Water Safety Beach Lifeguard or an equivalent qualification, and shall not be less than 17 years of age on 20th May 2015. Salary: … Continue reading

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Parish News Feb 25th

Day Retreat: The annual day retreat to the Retreat Centre in Ardfert is on Sunday 8th March.  Anyone who wishes to attend the retreat can give their names to Sheila Culhane.   First Holy Communion will be held in Glin on Saturday … Continue reading

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Historical society meeting Fri 27 Feb

The next Glin Historical Society meeting of 2015 will be on Friday 27th Feb at 8pm in Cloverfield in Glin. Donal O’Connor will be talking on the local fishing industry. All are welcome, old members and new. Please bring along … Continue reading

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Pub Quiz Sat 28th Feb

The mums on the Parents Council at St. Fergus National School are really on a roll at the moment. Pub quiz will be good craic, bring a friend ‘heck’ bring a bunch of’em. Saturday 28th February @ Wallaces Bar 9pm. Cash … Continue reading

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Give Blood Tues 24 Feb

The Irish Blood Transfusion Service will be holding a blood donor clinic in Ceol Corbrai Hall on Tuesday 24th February from 6.00pm to 9.00pm. 3,000 units of blood are required every week. 1,000 people receive blood or a blood product … Continue reading

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Parish & Diocese News Feb 2015

The Diocese of Limerick newsletter is available weekly at www.limerickdiocese.org/newsletter.html For information about Synod 2016 go to http://www.synod2016.com  

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Grandparents Day photos from St Fergus NS

Click on each photo below to view it in a larger size See more about St Fergus NS @ www.stfergusns.ie

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Clothing Collection Friday 13 Feb

There is a used clothing collection this Friday, 13th Feb, at St Fergus NS, Glin. Please drop bags of old unwanted clothes, shoes, towels, bedclothes, etc, to the school on Friday morning. Each 10KG bag is worth E5.50 for the … Continue reading

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Coffee morning with Laura Enright @ Barrett’s Sunday 15 Feb

St Fergus N.S Parents Council will host a coffee morning and a raffle in Barrett’s Lounge on Sunday 15th Feb after 11am mass. We are delighted to announce that we have a very special appearance from the wonderful Laura Enright.  Laura (from Glin) is on this … Continue reading

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Christmas Concert

The Three Tenors will perform in Glin Church on Tuesday 23nd of December at 8.00 oclock. Tickets are available from any member of Glin Development or contact Siobhan at 087 9944245 Playing up to 100 concerts annually in major venues … Continue reading

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Christmas Concert

An Enchanting Christmas in Glin The Three Tenors play in Glin Church on Tuesday 23rd of December at 8.00 p.m. They will be joined on stage by gifted violinist Maria Mason who has performed with many musical icons such as Andrea … Continue reading

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Santa in his Sleigh Dec 12th

Santa is visiting Glin in his sleigh on Friday Dec 12th. This is a hugely popular annual event much anticipated by young & old. Santa’s first stop is Kilfergus estate & he hopes to be there at 6:30 – weather permitting. … Continue reading

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The Three Tenors

The Three Tenors with special guest Maria Mason Glin Parish Church, Glin, Co. Limerick Tuesday 23rd December @ 8.00p.m. Tickets from Siobhan @ 087 9944 245

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Glin Christmas Fair 2014 – Photos

Some great images of the traditional Glin Fair 2014. Thanks Estelle & Den.

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Christmas Concert

The Three Tenors will perform in Glin Church on Tuesday 23nd of December at 8.00 oclock. Tickets are available from any member of Glin Development or contact Siobhan at 087 9944245 Playing up to 100 concerts annually in major venues … Continue reading

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Children’s Christmas Eve Mass

The children’s Christmas Eve Mass will take place at 6pm on the 24th Dec.  Parents are invited to come with their children for the 1st planning and rehearsal in preparation for the Mass on Sunday 30th November after 11 am … Continue reading

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Three Tenors Christmas Church Concert 2014

The Three Tenors Glin Development Association are delighted to announce that Ireland’s greatest voices, The Three Tenors will perform in Glin Church on Tues 23rd of Dec. at 8.00p.m.. Making their first appearance in Glin, this trio have performed concerts all … Continue reading

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