Category Archives: Tidy Towns

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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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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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 – 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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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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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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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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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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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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