Category Archives: Tidy Towns

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 .   Advertisements

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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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Beautiful autumn in The Knights Walk 🍂🍁🍄🍃🍁🌾

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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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🧚‍♀️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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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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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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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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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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A Preview of Glin Castle 🌳Gardens🌺

The video below is of Glin Castle Gardens described by Catherine FitzGerald, Madam Olda FitzGerald and Tom Wall. Tom Wall will lead the garden tours for the Glin Castle Open Day on 29/7/18. His knowledge and passion guarantee a unique … Continue reading

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Knight of Glin Exhibition Room

  The first art gallery built in Britain or Ireland reopened to the public in Dublin in June. The exhibition space at the City Assembly House on South William Street in Dublin was built in 1766 and has been completely … Continue reading

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Launch of the Glin Realm and Tourism Plan…

LAUNCH OF THE GLIN PUBLIC REALM AND TOURISM PLAN…. Venue:  Glin Library Date: Saturday 28th July  Time: 7.45pm.  Refreshments provided and face painting for children 👶            ALL. WELCOME. 

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‘What Matters’ at Glin Castle with Catherine Fitzgerald and John Anthony Culhane. Interview by John Prendergast.

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Glin Tidy Towns

Margaret (Mags) Mulcahy. Glin’s Litter Control Officer. When your out and about in Glin whether doing your shopping or out walking on any of Glin’s beautiful heritage walks or at the pier, you will see a lone figure carrying a … Continue reading

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Glin Castle and Garden Tour. Save the date ….

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Glin Development and Tidy Towns 🌼

  A big thank you to Willie Wall who is out everyday in all weathers keeping our town square and sorrounding streets immaculate! He is such a gentleman and never looks for praise!  Willie is very impressed with the completed … Continue reading

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😌Meditation🌿🌳 8/7/18

Meditation: Spend a day slowing down to the natural rhythms of the elements through guided meditation, singing bowls and mindfulness practices outside and in a purpose-built Earth Lodge in a beautiful setting in Glin, West Limerick. Led by qualified Gestalt Psychotherapist … Continue reading

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Glin Castle and Gardens Tour..

  PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD….

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Glin Tennis 🎾 🎾

Anyone for Tennis? Family – E40 Adult – E20 Student -E10 Contact Marie at 086 8691821 🎾🎾

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Glin Tidy Towns

Department of the Environment paid a welcome visit to Glin this morning and met with Councillor John Sheahan and members of Glin Development and Tidy Towns. Glin will be monitored closely going forward for illegal dumping and general littering and … Continue reading

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Illegal Dumping at both sides of Glin Pier 😡

  THIS HAS TO STOP   Please be vigilant and report any sightings of illegal dumping to any member of Glin Tidy Towns or to An Garda Siochana.  Glin Pier and the surrounding shoreline is seen an ideal area for … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns

Another successful Tidy Towns gathering on Friday evening at the Town Park. Thanks to all who turned up. An hour well spent weeding and brushing. Sr Mary and Delia Doyle tackled the Main Road verging at the Oisín. If you … Continue reading

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Glin Tennis 🎾

An evening of ‘fun’ tennis planned for Monday evening 7.30pm. Let’s try out the new net! Starting June 25th. All welcome 🎾🎾🎾

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Clothes ♻️Recycling♻️ Schools Fundraiser 15/6/18

The next clothing collection for our two Primary Schools takes place next Friday 15th June so please drop in any REWEARABLE clothes, paired shoes, belts, handbags, curtains, towels, bedlinen and donate to our two schools. Thanking you.

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Conor Sheahan Finals 2018 – the photos

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Conor Sheahan ⚽️ League FINALS 🎖 Tue 5/6/18… More pics

Huge thanks to Conor & especially Jackie for the commitment they put into this league every year. Without a doubt it is one of the main highlights of the year for the primary school children of the Parish, club & … Continue reading

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Corpus Christi 🇻🇦 2018 in Glin

       

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Great turnout for Glin Tidy Towns Cleanup.

Great turnout this morning for our Tidy Towns gathering at Glin Town Park! Going forward the group will meet on Wednesday and Friday evenings at 7pm. We would encourage and be delighted with any help from the community. Give just … Continue reading

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Corpus Christi Procession

Corpus Christi Procession: This year will go to Kilfergus Estate, where there will be prayers and Benediction on this Sunday 3rd June after 11.00 a.m. Mass. Weather permitting 🌞

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Illegal Dumping at Glin Pier 😡

MORE dumping at Glin Pier 😡😡two industrial Hoover’s and the remains of a bike. Someone dumped last night or early hours of morning. Time for cameras. Limerick Co Co have been notified. It beggars belief😠

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Swimming🏊‍♂️ & Water Safety

Swimming Lessons and Water Safety Weeks July week: Registration at Glin Pier on Sunday 8th July at 12 noon Week starts Monday 9th July and finishes on 13th or 14th July. August week: Registration at Glin Pier on Sunday 12th … Continue reading

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Glin Pier 🏊‍♂️ 28 May 2018😎

 

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First Saturday out for Glin Tidy Towns!

First Saturday out for Glin Tidy Towns! Tackled the paving and the flower bed of the Glin Festival plot. Everyone welcome to help out! 11am Saturday! Give just one hour to see a difference. Picture of newly planted tubs at … Continue reading

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