Discussions on-going for passenger rail transport to Ryder Cup

Limerick City and County Council (LCCC) has opened discussions with Iarnród Éireann (IE) for the development of a greenway along the Limerick Foynes railway. IE are currently constructing the Limerick Foynes railway as a freight line to support developments at Shannon Foynes Port. A spokesperson for LCCC commented: “Engagement with Irish Rail remains ongoing in […]

How Adare Manor is pitching a uniquely Irish Ryder Cup

There are still three years to go before the Limerick venue hosts the tournament, but preparations are already underway Brendan O’Connor is musing on the conventional wisdom that surrounds the commercial benefits of the Ryder Cup, which will take place at the Limerick resort in 2027. “It’s always said that you get the gains in […]

World Wetlands Day workshop at Fitzgeralds Woodlands House Hotel

Limerick City and County Council (LCCC) will host an event about the link between wetlands and human well-being to mark World Wetlands Day. The event will take place at Fitzgerald’s Woodlands House Hotel in Adare on Thursday, February 1, the eve of World Wetlands Day. The 2024 theme of Wetlands and Human Well-being aims to […]

Louise Cantillon co-hosts popular RTÉ talk show

RTÉ TODAY viewers were graced by a new co-host – none other than Limerick native Louise Cantillon. In 2023, Louise married All-Ireland-winning hurler Declan Hannon surrounded by their family and friends at Adare Manor. The proud gaeilgeoir sat alongside Dáithí Ó Sé as a temporary co-host during the week on RTE’s Today. In an Instagram […]

Two new defibrillators planned for Adare

Adare Community First Responders are fundraising for a project to install two defibrillators on the N21 approaches to the village, one at Dohertys farm machinery and one at Normoyles on the Woodlands Rd. They are planning to do that in the next two or three weeks. So, please support the Table Quiz at Sean Collins […]

JP McManus Pro-Am raises €141 million for charities across Limerick region.

THE JP McManus Pro-Am saw the best golfers in the world, stars of stage and screen and tens of thousands of fans join together to raise over €140m for good causes and represent “the best of Limerick” The golf extravaganza raised a massive €141,746,757 in total with over €48m of that already allocated to local […]

Manager steps down at Limerick Racecourse

In a surprise announcement, Tom Rudd confirmed that he is leaving his role as General Manager at Limerick Racecourse later this month. He had held the position at Greenmount Park, Patrickswell since late summer 2022. In an interview with The Irish Field, Rudd explained: “The time is right for me to make this announcement. I […]

Works are underway for water supplies to be improved in Adare.

Improving water supply works in Adare, Co Limerick have gotten underway, as Uisce Éireann has deployed crews to the village to replace 1.5km of old water mains. An “increased frequency of supply interruption” as a result of “damaged” water main infrastructure means the State utility company has had to prioritise fixing it this New Year. […]

“Premature” to decide on new homes in Adare

Planners have denied permission for the second phase of a housing estate in Adare – despite approving the first part. Dwellings Developments sought permission from the local authority to construct 28 new homes and a crèche at land near the N21 road which passes through the village. This came in addition to proposals for 74 […]

Christmas Church Services Adare

Services at all Churches. Holy Trinity Abbey Church Mass Times Christmas/New Year Saturday 23rd December              Vigil Mass at 7pm Sunday 24th December Mass at 9.30am & 11.30am Sunday 24th December (Christmas Eve)                Mass at 7pm & 9pm Monday 25th December (Christmas Day)              Mass at 9.30am & 11.30am Tuesday 26th December to Friday 29th December            Mass […]