Category Archives: In the news this week…

Maintenance works complete on Glin Knights Walk and Heritage Trails.

Knights Walk and Heritage Trails. Upgrade and maintenance works on the Knights Walk which were commissioned by Glin Development are now complete. Now is a great time to take in our beautiful scenic walks in Glin. The weather is good … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns

Welcome Margaret to Glin Tidy Towns.. Margaret Mulcahy TUS, and John Anthony Culhane of Glin Development and Tidy Towns holding a briefing session in Glin Town Park. Margaret is the new Litter Control Officer. Margaret is responsible for litter collection … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns – weekly cleanup!

Glin Tidy Towns are commencing weekly cleanup on Saturday 26th May. Meeting point will be the Town Park at 11 am. We are looking for volunteers from the wider community of Glin of all age groups, who would like to … Continue reading

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Conor Sheehan ⚽️League⚽️ May 7th

Please note that the Conor Sheehan Soccer League for all pupils will commence on Monday next 7th May at 6.15pm in the Glin Rovers pitch. Click below for a trip down memory lane…. https://glin.info/2016/06/12/conor-sheahan-finals-2016/   https://glin.info/2015/06/07/conor-sheahan-league-all-over-for-2015/  

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Composting workshop and ladybird identification workshop with West Limerick Resources…

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Bee and Butterfly Workshops 🐝🦋

🦋🐝🦋🐝🦋🐝🦋🐝🦋🐝🦋🐝🦋 BEE AND BUTTERFLY WORKSHOPS Community Bee Monitoring Workshop Adare Village Hall, Co Limerick DATE: on request for both workshops… This workshop will provide training in bee identification, surveying and recording techniques. It will consist of an indoor presentation and … Continue reading

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Glin Pastoral Council – Easter Sunday 🌞

Easter Vigil From darkness into the light we sing: Lumen Christi – Thanks be to God! From remembering our history to giving glory for Christs ressurection: we quiet our hearts and listen to the Word From honouring what was to … Continue reading

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Glin Parish Pastoral Council – Holy Saturday…..

Holy Saturday: Waiting with Jesus “I said to my soul, be still, and wait without hope For hope would be hope for the wrong thing; wait without love For love would be love of the wrong thing; there is yet … Continue reading

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🚴‍♀️RÁS🚴‍♂️ MUMHAN 31/3/18

KERRY GROUP RÁS MUMHAN: Please note that on Easter Saturday March 31 the first major Stage Race of the Irish Cycle Racing season will pass through GLIN 3 times. The 1st time will be approx 11.34am on its way from … Continue reading

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Ella Tobin 🌟Star🌟 of the Tournament

There is so much talent in Glin with our younger generation!! Here is Ella Tobin getting a “Stars of the Tournament” award at the U14 Viking Cup in Waterford yesterday, playing for Limerick Desmond’s. Well done Ella!

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Glin Parish Pastoral Council – Good Friday….

Good Friday: On not avoiding the discomfort… Prayer for Good Friday (John Vest) God of mystery and wonder, because we know the ending of the story, it’s tempting for us to ignore the darkness of this day. It’s tempting for … Continue reading

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Glin Parish Pastoral Council – celebrating Holy Thursday…

Holy Thursday: All gathered at table This year we hear much talk of fakenews, of who is with us and who is against us, of choosing sides. Holy Thursday is a moment of table fellowship, where all gather around the … Continue reading

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Glin – Good Friday Team Limerick Cleanup

Hi Good Friday is the county clean up day of our roads and byways of rubbish and litter. This is a shout out 📢 to all the wonderful volunteers who come out and help to clean up our town lands … Continue reading

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Pub ❔Quiz❓ 23/3/18

Glin GAA club table quiz takes place Friday 23/3/18 in Geoghegan’s at 9.30. All support welcome.

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Comhaltas 🎻Concert🎼 23/3/18

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Community Games ❓Quiz❔ – Good Luck☘

COUNTY FINAL PRIMARY SCHOOLS’ QUIZ: Good Luck to the St Fergus team taking part in twhich he county final of the primary schools’ quiz will be held in the Woodlands, Adare at 7.00pm sharp this evening,Wednesday, 21st March.

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Glin – Good Friday Team Limerick Cleanup

Hi Good Friday is the county clean up day of our roads and byways of rubbish and litter. This is a shout out 📢 to all the wonderful volunteers who come out and help to clean up our town lands … Continue reading

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Karl O’Sullivan of ⚽️Limerick FC⚽️

Karl O’Sullivan of Limerick FC eduring the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match between Limerick FC and Cork City FC on March 16, 2018 at The Markets Field, LImerick. (Photo © Conor Wyse).

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GAA🏐 Lotto💰 Launch 18/3/18

Club Lotto Launch Night March 18th will mark an historic first in Glin GAA club’s history when we launch our first ever weekly lotto. Huge work has been going on behind the scenes by a dedicated group of club volunteers … Continue reading

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Glin Defib Training Course – – – 7th April.

Spring (?) 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 7th APRIL in Conway’s function room, Glin. Please contact Marie on … Continue reading

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GAA🏐 Bord na nOg Registration✒

Glin GAA: Bord na nOg are holding this years player registration on Sunday, March 18 from 12 to 1pm at the clubhouse. First child – €20, 2nd child – €15, third child €10 and a family is €50. Please register … Continue reading

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Gaeltacht 🇮🇪 Bursaries 💰

Munster Ladies Gaelic Football Association are offering three Gaeltacht Bursaries to Post Primary school girls who will be attending an Irish college in the Gaeltacht in 2018. Applicants must currently be fully registered members of the Ladies Gaelic Football Association. … Continue reading

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Cross Country 🏃‍♂️Runners🏃‍♀️ wanted

Cross Country county finals are due to take place in Rathkeale in April. We are looking for any child over 6 and under 17 living in the parish who are interested in competing. The distances range from 300m to 1200m … Continue reading

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Pub ❔Quiz❓ March 9 🏀Basketball🏀 Fundraiser

It’s that time of year again for the Athea Vikens Basket Ball annual quiz in Knockdown. Glin has a number of children & teenagers playing basketball in Athea Vixens club. To raise some much needed funds for the club and … Continue reading

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Community Games 🥇Gold Medal🥇 for Maurice Fitzgerald

Last weekend kids from Glin participated in the limerick county community games swimming gala. A great day was had by all. Jack and Adam Hutchinson had great swims and showed great style and technique. Sisters Eimear and Caoimhe O’Sullivan had … Continue reading

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Dog Fouling problem – Glin.

Anyone walking the path to Tarbert with their dog/dogs can you PLEASE CLEAN UP after they do their business. The path is a disgrace with dog fouling. Bags available from PEG in the LIBRARY.  

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Illegal Dumping at Glin Pier.

  On approximately Monday last (19th Feb), bags of household rubbish were dumped at the back of Glin pier (west side). These bags were subsequently broken open by scavenging crows and wind and tide spread it all across a wide … Continue reading

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Illegal dumping at Glin Pier.

Isn’t this shameful 😡. Our beautiful pristine shoreline destroyed by some disgusting shameless person 😡😡😡😡 Thanks to DES SCANLON for cleaning up this contaminated lot.  

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Lifeguards 🏊‍♂️ Glin & Kilteery 2018

Limerick City and County Council is establishing a panel for the position of Temporary Lifeguard – Glin & Kilteery Piers for Summer 2018. Candidates will demonstrate through their application and at the interview that he/she: holds as a minimum, a … Continue reading

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Music 🎻 Session 🎵 Sun 18 Feb

MUSIC SESSION: Glin Comhaltas music session in Dunnes pub, on Sunday, February 18 from 6-8pm. All welcome.

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Valentines celebration with WMOF2018

Take a free Valentines Day Card and book of Tokens from Hogan’s and McNamara’s grocery shop Glin. ❤️❤️❤️ Following Pope Francis’ calls to celebrate St. Valentine’s Day in a more meaningful way, the World Meeting of Families 2018 is inviting … Continue reading

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Shining a light on Bats, by Albert Nolan.

Super Article in this weeks Limerick Leader on Limericks newly formed Bat Group by Albert Nolan Shining a light on Bats. The first real day of spring, brought welcome sunshine, and a clear blue sky. Nature stirred in every corner … Continue reading

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Last Man Standing ⚽️ Closing Date 🏁 Fri 9/2/18

Don’t forget, if you would like to join the Glin Rovers LMS competition the closing date is this Friday. Contact your previous seller or reply to this email if you are interested. The entry fee is €10 and the prize … Continue reading

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World Meeting of Families 2018 – how to register to attend in August.

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Invitation to Biodiversity Talk – this evening Wednesday at 7.30.

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Information evening to learn more about our River Shannon.

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Community 🗣Consultation for the Shannon Estuary Way

  Tonight, Tuesday, 23 February, we have the 2nd Community Consultation for the Shannon Estuary Way loop drive off of the Wild Atlantic Way. This is a really great opportunity to hear more about what is happening to develop this as … Continue reading

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Estuary Swim 🏊 Club and Triathlon 🏃🚴🏊 Club

Glin Estuary Swim Club and Glin Triathlon Club would like to wish you all a happy new year. It was great to see such a large crowd at Glin Pier on Christmas Day for our annual swim. Hope you have … Continue reading

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GAA AGM Fri 5 Jan 2017

A reminder that Glin GAA AGM is on this Friday at 8pm in the clubhouse. All members are asked to make every effort to attend, as decisions made on the night will affect the outcome of the club for the … Continue reading

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Family Mass tomorrow at 11 am. All welcome.

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Glin Parish Pastoral Council – interview with John Prendergast.

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Glin Development presents Christmas Hamper to Dovie Martin, The Keeper of the Knights Walk.

Glin Development presenting The Keeper of the Knights Walk, Dovie Martin, with a Christmas Hamper as a thank you gesture and acknowledgement of his tireless work in maintaining the Heritage Trail walk. Thank you Dovie from all in Glin Development … Continue reading

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Presentation of Christmas Hamper to Willie Wall by Glin Development 🎄🎄

What a man! Thank you Willie Wall from all in Glin Development and Tidy Towns. You are a credit and an inspiration to the town of Glin. Please accept this hamper as a mark of our gratitude to you. 🎁🎄🎁🎅🎄🎁🎄

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Glin Parish Pastoral Council – What does Family mean to me?

Glin Parish Pastoral Council. Please join us on New Years Eve at Sunday mass to celebrate the launch of WMF2018. The mass will celebrate all that is ‘family’ and it will be a time of celebration and reflection. Our very … Continue reading

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Wrenboys 🎻 & Christmas 🎅 Market Sun 17 Dec

It’s finally here 😊 really excited about the Wrenboy Competition here in Glin today: while we live in hope for a massive improvement in the weather, this is Ireland in December so if it doesn’t improve the craft market and … Continue reading

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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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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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⚽ 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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