Barry Geraghty: starts his new job as JP McManus’s jockey with three rides at Limerick on Sunday.   Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty

In terms of profile, high summer may be National Hunt racing’s down time, but Sunday’s otherwise run-of-the-mill Limerick card is an important one fo(...)

Christy Keane, who is in a stable condition following an assault on Monday.

Eighty gardaí are involved in the investigation into the attempted murder of Limerick gangland figure Christy Keane, a court has heard. Details of the(...)

More specialised housing centres are required to help Defence Forces veterans stave off the threat of homelessness, a support organisation has claimed.

More specialised housing centres are required to help Defence Forces veterans stave off the threat of homelessness, a support organisation has claimed(...)

Inspectors highlighted worries regarding medication-management procedures at Athlunkard House Nursing Home near Limerick city. Photograph: Getty Images

Staff at a Co Clare nursing home were unable to account for potent psychotropic drugs which went missing, according to a report from the Health Inform(...)

A screengrab from the Limerick 2020 campaign video

A video to launch Limerick’s bid for European Capital of Culture has received over 40,000 views in its first 24 hours. Ireland’s first national City o(...)

The former Dell manufacturing facility on Plassey Park Road is about 10 hectares in size

Limerick’s ambition to attract Hollywood stars has moved one step closer with confirmation of plans for an international film studio.Limerick City an(...)

Limerick’s Cian Lynch tries to get away from Clare defender David McInerney at Semple Stadium. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

It’s been one seamless pattern for Cian Lynch. After a sparkling minor and schools career spot-lit by the fact that his uncle Ciarán Carey was one of (...)

 Tony Kelly is still Clare’s Mr Reliable what is now a mis-firing forward line. Photograph: James Crombie

This is a big weekend because the Munster championship is starting but how important is the actual outcome of tomorrow’s Clare- Limerick match in T(...)

Alan Custy (38) is to plead guilty to the theft of €14,650 from a woman over a period of five months. File photograph: Alan Betson

A 38-year-old man accused of the theft of €14,650 from a woman is to plead guilty to the charges against him.Alan Custy, of Dun na hInse, Lahinch Rd, (...)

Kilfenora celebration of all things Ted

Bray Jazz FestivalThe Bray Jazz Festival takes place from May 1st-3rd with a range of local and international acts including Havana Ché (Cuba), Ed Mot(...)