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Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Limerick Quick Hits

This and that from here and there.

:: A new €2.2m public park will open in Castletroy later this week.The recreational park will be one of the largest purpose built public amenity areas developed in the county.Examiner

::Gardai are warning residents in the flood affected region around Newcastle West to mind their flood issued sandbags after some were stolen from houses. More Here

:: RTE is to screen a low budget film staring two Limerick girls. Marie Feehan from Moyross and Kim O’Loughlin from Dooradoyle star in the 10 minute production which was filmed in Limerick. More Here

:: 22 submissions have been received so far by Limerick City Council in relation to a possible monument in memory of “those men who down through the decades eked out a precarious livelihood as dockers in Limerick Docks”. More Here

:: Limerick Blogger reports the honeymoon period between the new Chair of Limerick County Council and members of the City Council looks like its coming to an end. More Here

:: Look what Bock found. Interesting stuff.

:: “What happens in the dressing room stays in the dressing room”, not anymore. A cameraphone video has appeared on YouTube showing former Limerick Institute of Technology manager David 'Davy' FitzGerald giving the Fitzgibbon Cup Hurling Team a coarse half time talk. Video Here.

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