Category Archives: In the news this week…

Purple, the secret to serenity…. by Mary

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Dappled shade… by Mary Teresa

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Moon shadow…. by Aleks

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Glin Community Funding Appeal

https://gf.me/u/y9xyxz Thank you to all those who have contributed so far to the Glin funding appeal. All funds raised will go towards upkeep of the Knights Walk, the shore walks, the Town Park and Playground, the Town Park lights and … Continue reading

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Castle Keepers: Dominic West and Catherine FitzGerald of Glin Castle – The Gloss Magazine

We take a tour around the historic Glin Castle Co Limerick, now run by Dominic West and his wife Catherine FitzGerald — Read on thegloss.ie/castle-keepers-dominic-west-and-catherine-fitzgerald-of-glin-castle/

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Holy Week services streamed live from St. John’s Cathedral 🙏 celebrated by Bishop Leahy.

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Conor⚽️Sheahan🏆League 2019

Conor Sheahan League 2019 starts Sunday 19th May. Some memories below….

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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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Christmas in Glin 🎄🎄🎄🎅🎅🎄🎄🎄

Christmas in Glin: Please join us on this Sunday, December 16 for a Christmas experience not to be missed. This will be the 2nd year that this event will take place. We are celebrating all that is great about a … Continue reading

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🤶Toy🎁Show Snack Box & 🦌Reindeer Hot☕Chocolate

💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥 Toy Show Snack Box & Reindeer Hot Chocolate 💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥 A limited amount of Late Late Toy Show Reindeer Snack Boxes €5 available to purchase from: Paddy Hogans Shop & Glin Post Office. Also for sale: Reindeer Hot Chocolate €3 … Continue reading

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Glin Defibrillator Group – Church Gate Collection

Glin Defibrillator Group are having their Church Gate Collection this weekend 10/11 th November.  Your support as always is greatly appreciated .  

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Knockeranna Way – works to start on eroded walkway…

For the last number of weeks one of our recreational walkways around Glin has been closed by Limerick City and County Council on safety grounds due to erosion from the estuary. Following representations from Cllr John Sheahan and Glin Development … Continue reading

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☕Coffee🥧 morning🍰 21/10/18 for Hope Foundation

Coffee morning in O’Shaughnessys on Sunday 21/10/18 @ 12pm for Mai Fitzgerald and her friend Sarah O’Connor, Athea, for their trip to India with Hope Foundation. Hope everyone can make it for lovely cake and a chat  🎂☕️☕️🍮🍭🍩🍪

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Going for Gold – Awards Night.

Congratulations to GLIN TIDY TOWNS who brought home E2,500 in prize money at the Limerickgoingforgold 2018 competition last night at the Strand Hotel. We won E500 for best Green Space (Town Park) and E2000 in the Challenge category on having … Continue reading

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Youth Club ✒Registration📝 10/10/18

Moyvane youth club. Registration takes place in the Marion hall at 7 till 8 o’clock on Wednesday the 10 October. Numbers may be limited depending on the number of leaders. Waiting list may be in operation.cost is 20 euro or … Continue reading

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☕Coffee🍰 Morning 7/10/18

Coffee Morning: In aid of Milford Hospice and the Mid-Western Cancer Foundation on this Sunday 7th October in O’Shaughnessys Bar after 11am Mass.

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Cleanup of Coastal path!

A lot of hard work completed at different dates by Glin Tidy Towns members. At last the weeds are removed from the Coastal path kerbside. A lot of the drainage holes were blocked hence build up of rain water and … Continue reading

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Rosary on the Coast

A Rosary for life and faith will be recited at The Piet in Glin on Sunday 7/10/18 at 5pm. All welcome.

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St Fergus 🏐Footballers🏐 meet 🏆Richie English🏆

The football team of St Fergus NS travelled to Raheenagh today with their teachers Mr Lehane & Ms Buckley. They are photographed with Richie Lynch.

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Moyvane 🏓Youth⛸ Club AGM 2/10/18

Moyvane Youth Club: is holding their AGM on Tuesday 2nd October in the Marian Hall at 8pm. Commitment and involvement from Parents is urgently needed. If the required numbers of leaders are not available then either the youth club will … Continue reading

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🧚‍♀️Fairy🧚‍♂️ Trail Opening 🍭Party🍥

The Fairys have been very busy the last few weeks but now they are ready to open the door and welcome you in. Tomorrow is the official opening of Glin Fairy Trail from 2pm Sunday 30/9/18. There will be face … Continue reading

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Tidy Towns – Results🌸🌷🌼🌺

Lovely report from the adjudicators who visited Glin. We are up 4 points which is excellent 👍. Well done to everyone in Glin for your continued work and support in keeping Glin the beautiful clean, welcoming village that it is. … Continue reading

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Church Gate Collection – Glin Tidy Towns.

Thank you to all who gave so generously this weekend to Glin Tidy Towns Church Gate Collection. 

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Glin Tidy Towns

Tidy Towns results out tomorrow BEST OF LUCK GLIN

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Historical Society September Outings

Sept 8th 2018 Glin Historical Society will visit Listowel town and castle this Sat Sept 8 with Vincent Carmody. Meet at Glin church car park at 9:30 on Sat morning. Lifts available and everybody welcome.   Sept 9th 2018 On … Continue reading

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Glin Castle ⛵Yacht⚓ Race 8/9/18

 

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Baby👶 & Toddler👼 Group

Please spread the word that Glin Baby & Toddler Group is open Thursday 6/9/18 at 10 til 12 noon. €3 per family gets you entry plus surplus amounts of tea, coffee and snacks for the children 😃 This is a … Continue reading

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Glin Rovers ⚽️50th🎉 Anniversary

Glin Rovers F.C. 50th Anniversary 2018. To mark our clubs 50th year having been founded in 1968 we are organising a Celebration Social on Friday 9/11/18 at the Listowel Arms. John Delaney, Chief Executive Officer of the FAI will be … Continue reading

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Comhaltas 🎻Music🎶 Classes

Glin Comhaltas are starting music classes – first term on Wed 12th! Registration takes place on Monday 10th at 7pm in Ceol Cobrai Hall All children welcome! Instruments available to rent! Looking forward to new members! 🎻🎹🎤🎼

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Karl O’Sullivan ⚽️POTM⚽️ Limerick FC

Congratulations to Glin’s Karl O’Sullivan, Winger, who wins the #LimerickFC Player of the Month for August 2018.

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Thank you from Glin Defibrillator Group❤️

Glin Defibrillator Group would like to thank everyone who came  and supported our coffee morning.   Funds raised will be used towards upkeep of our 10 Defibrillators and for the purchase of batteries and shock pads. Your support is greatly … Continue reading

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GAA LGFA 🏐 Limerick U13 Academy

Well done to the Limerick LGFA U13 2005 Development teams who traveled to Mallow on Saturday 1/9/18 & played four games in each of their groups V Cork, Waterford, Clare, Tipperary & Kerry. A great outing for these young girls … Continue reading

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Glin Triathlon 2018 Results

Oisin “The Shark” O’Sullivan first out from the swim in today’s Glin Tri. Here he is with his team mates: dad David O Sullivan who was on bike and Fergal FitzGerald who was on foot. Well done lads and to … Continue reading

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Road safety works at St Fergus

This morning Minister Patrick O’Donovan and Cllr John Sheahan were delighted to announce an investment of €50,000 for road safety works at St. Fergus’ National School in Glin. The money was allocated by Minister Michael Ring under the Clar Programme.  

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Triathlon 1/9/2018

    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. There are places left so register today on www.triathlonireland.com 1. Registration … Continue reading

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Brothers of Charity Cycle 1/9/18

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Vancouver Senior Football Champions 2018

Vancouver Senior Football Champions 2018!! 💚💚💚 Congrats to Glin’s Michael Sweeney!

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Basketball registration 29/9/2018

Registration for Vixens Basketball Club in Athea Hall on Wed 29/9/19 7-8pm.

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Triathlon 1/9/2018

    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. There are places left so register today on www.triathlonireland.com 1. Registration … Continue reading

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Coffee Morning – GLIN DEFIBRILLATOR GROUP – 2nd September.

Please support the Glin Defibrillator Coffee morning next Sunday, 2nd September, at 11.30am after Mass. Venue: Conway’s function room. Time: 11.30am. Come for a cup of coffee and cake and please spread the word! Funds raised will be used towards … Continue reading

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Glin Tennis – Coaching 🎾🎾🎾

Back by popular demand, our professional coach, Bryan Stewart, will be at Glin Tennis Court tomorrow, TUESDAY 21st AUGUST 🎾🎾🎾🎾🎾 Starting again with the under 10s – from 3pm to 3.40pm, Age 10 to 12 – from 3.40pm to 4.20pm … Continue reading

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Going for Gold- GLIN Litter Competition😊

LITTER COMPETITION – GOING FOR GOLD 👍 GLIN WILL BE AMONG ONE OF THE TOWNS INCLUDED – WE WILL BE SPOT CHECKED THIS COMING WEEK 20th to 24th AUGUST. 😊 PLEASE HELP TO KEEP GLIN LITTER FREE 👍 *Each of … Continue reading

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Glin Defibrillator Group

AUTUMN TRAINING Autumn is nearly upon us and it’s the time of year again for CFR (Cardiac First Responder)and Defibrillator Training. The second course of the year will be on SATURDAY 15th SEPTEMBER in Conway’s function room, Glin. Please contact … Continue reading

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🎾Tennis🎾 Coaching 21/8/18

Another successful coaching session was held on Tuesday last. Thanks to all those who came and enjoyed the coaching expertise of professional coach, Bryan Stewart. The next session will be in Glin on Tuesday 21st August. Starting again with the … Continue reading

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Swim🏊‍♂️ Lessons 🏊‍♀️ & Water Safety

Glin Pier Swimming and water safety lessons. Swimming lessons €30 and water safety classes €40. All ages welcome. Registration tomorrow Sunday 12th August from 12-1pm. Registration is compulsory on Sunday. Any questions please private message Glin Triathlon 😀

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Antisocial behavior at Glin Town Park

VANDALISM AT GLIN PARK AND PIER. Glin Development and Tidy Towns erected 6 signs ‘Managed for Wildlife ‘ and ‘Please don’t litter’ around the Glin Park and pier road areas over the past two summers. These signs have in recent … Continue reading

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Glin Tennis Coaching

  Another successful coaching session was held on Tuesday last. Thanks to all those who came and enjoyed the coaching expertise of professional coach, Bryan Stewart. The next session will be in Glin on Tuesday 21st August. Starting again with … Continue reading

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Photos from Glin Castle Open Day

Thank you to all those people who sent in wonderful photos of the Glin Castle Open day which was held Sunday 29th July. Great talent out there.  

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Glin Tennis – Coaching – Tuesday 7th August! 🎾🎾🎾

COACHING SESSION – TUESDAY 7th AUGUST 🎾🎾 Bryan Stewart Professional Tennis Coach will be back at Glin Tennis Court Tuesday afternoon the 6th of August 2018 to offer tennis skills and training to any children interested. Under 10s: 2pm to … Continue reading

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Glin Tennis -Coaching 🎾🎾🎾

TENNIS COACHING – THIS TUESDAY 31st JULY! 🎾🎾🎾🎾🎾🎾🎾 Professional Tennis Coach, Bryan Stewart, will be at Glin Tennis Court Tuesday 31st July to offer an introduction to tennis skills and training to any children interested. Under 10s: 3pm to 3.35pm. … Continue reading

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