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National Hunt Racing

Wednesday 10th February @ 1.25pm

Limerick Racecourse, Greenmount Park, Patrickswell

Categories: Free, Horse Racing

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#ThanksPaulie - Paul O'Connell announces his retirement from rugby

Tuesday 9th February 2016: Paul O'Connell has announced his retirement from rugby and has issued the following statement.

Pictured at the launch of the Barrington's Hospital Great Limerick Run 2016 are from left: Denis Cahalane, CEO Barringtons Hospital, Minister for Education and Skills, Jan O'Sullivan T.D and John Cleary, Race Director. Picture: Sean Curtin / Fusionshooters.

7th Annual Barrington’s Hospital Great Limerick Run Launched

Monday 25th January 2016: One of Ireland’s largest mass participatory sporting events, The Barrington’s Hospital Great Limerick Run, was launched in Limerick today (Monday) and is estimated to deliver a welcome €5m boost to the local economy over the course of the May bank holiday weekend.

Sunway Holidays Festive Most Stylish Lady Competition

Limerick Racecourse announce details of the Sunway Holidays Festive Most Stylish Ladies Day

Wednesday 27th December 2015: Limerick Racecourse are delighted to announce that Sunway Holidays are once again the title sponsor of the Festive Most Stylish Ladies Day taking place on Sunday 27th December 2015 as part of the 4 Day Shannon Airport Christmas Racing Festival which runs from 26th-29th December 2015.

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Paul O'Connell

Paul O’Connell, Munster Rugby and Lions star

  Paul O’Connell, Munster Rugby and Lions star “There is a massive buzz and a great social scene here in Limerick. My rugby friends in Cork and Dublin think Limerick is brilliant; there are so many students and young people." "You look at Limerick the weekend of a Read more

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