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Glin Pastoral Council – Easter Sunday ๐ŸŒž

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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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, itโ€™s tempting for us to ignore the darkness of this day. Itโ€™s tempting for … 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 ๐Ÿ“ข to all the wonderful volunteers who come out and help to clean up our town lands … 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 ๐Ÿ“ข to all the wonderful volunteers who come out and help to clean up our town lands … Continue reading

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Glin Defib Training Course – – – 7th April.

Spring (?) is upon us and itโ€™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 Conwayโ€™s function room, Glin. Please contact Marie on … 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.

Isnโ€™t this shameful ๐Ÿ˜ก. Our beautiful pristine shoreline destroyed by some disgusting shameless person ๐Ÿ˜ก๐Ÿ˜ก๐Ÿ˜ก๐Ÿ˜ก Thanks to DES SCANLON for cleaning up this contaminated lot.  

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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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Glin Tidy Towns – litter picking starting soon!

This is sooo sad. You only have to walk the shore by Glin to see whats washed up. Plastic bottles, oil containers, plastic milk cartons, even today an empty 5 litre paint can ! Glin Tidy Towns will be starting … 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 ๐ŸŽ„๐ŸŽ„

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. ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ„๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ…๐ŸŽ„๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ„

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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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Glin Development – moss and algae removal in Town Park โš ๏ธ

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. Donโ€™t miss this wonderful opportunity to spend time this Advent in quiet reflection and itโ€™s also your opportunity … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns – winter planting.

  The planter at Glin Castle wall near Glin church got a nice winter makeover ๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒท๐Ÿ๐ŸŒท๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‚

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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 yearโ€™s World Meeting of Families to make sure Irish Catholics would take part in a โ€˜revolutionโ€™ promoting marriage and family life, one of the Popeโ€™s key advisors has … Continue reading

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Glin Defibrillator Group – Autumn Training.

  Glin Defibrillator Group. Autumn is upon us and itโ€™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 Conwayโ€™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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SAVE THE DATE – Christmas Concert ๐ŸŒฒ

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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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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 them๐Ÿ˜ฎ. Thanks to all for the help ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜  

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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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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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Our very own Rose-bud Orlaith Leahy from Glin๐ŸŒน

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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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More illegal dumping in Glin๐Ÿ˜ก

  Just out for a nice walk with the dog, went down by the slipway at the tennis court to enjoy the sea breeze, and ………to my horror, more dumping at the shore at the back of the tennis wall๐Ÿ˜ก๐Ÿ˜กpulled … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns – Saturday Morning Cleanup.

Great work done today clearing weeds and grass from the wall verge and footpath verges heading out the N69 to Tarbert. Nearly there now, another Saturday should finish the job. More clearing work done by Phil Giles at the bridge … Continue reading

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Hot Chocolate at Glin Pier!

Call to Maire McIntyre at the pier for lovely hot chocolate, teas and coffees. Nice cookies and buns too๐Ÿฉ๐Ÿชโ˜•๏ธ! Thank you Maire.

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Glin Castle & Garden Guided Tour – Aug 6th.

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Glin Homes and Day Care launch new van ๐Ÿš

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Glin Homes and Day Care launched new van today. ย  Meals on Wheels available to Glin Community on Monday Wednesday and Friday’s .  

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Pontoon launched today ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿ’ช๐ŸŠโ€โ™€๏ธ๐ŸŠ๐ŸŠโ€โ™€๏ธ๐ŸŠ at Glin Pier!

  Woo hoo๐Ÿค—๐Ÿค—Pontoon in the water today, great excitement. Good man Micky Mulvihill and all involved ๐ŸŠ๐ŸŠโ€โ™€๏ธ๐ŸŠ๐ŸŠโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿ’ช

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Summer fun at Glin Pier ๐ŸŒž๐ŸŒž๐ŸŠโ€โ™€๏ธ๐ŸŠ๐ŸŠโ€โ™€๏ธ๐ŸŠ๐ŸŒž๐ŸŒž

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Photos by Estelle O’Driscoll – views from the Knights Walk.

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The Milestones get a makeover!

The two beautiful milestones at both sides of Glin Town have got a makeover. A coat of paint can make a huge difference ๐ŸŽจ

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GLIN PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL. What are we?

“God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference “. The Pastoral Council is formed over a year now. It has twelve members including … Continue reading

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Tracing long lost friends – the search continues. Can you help?

UPDATE: Henry, who had been searching without success to locate 3 school friends from St Joseph’s Industrial School in Glin for over four years has finally found 2 of his long lost friends with the help of recent notes placed … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns – The Boss did some fab planting today!

Head of Operations: ย John Anthony Culhane. Artistic Director: ย Sr. Mary Doody. Floor Manager: ย Eamon Sweeney. Photographer: Marie Fitzgerald . Director: ย Oscar๐Ÿพ๐Ÿพ

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