Council Newsroom



Barr one great example – Mayor of City and County of Limerick

Mayor of the City and County of Limerick, Cllr James Collins has today hailed the European 400m hurdles bronze medal achievement of Limerick based athlete Thomas Barr as a huge victory for the athlete himself primarily, for Irish athletics and for ‘sporting Limerick’.


Róisín Upton, and entire Irish Women’s Hockey team, pride of the Nation

The Mayor of the city and county of Limerick, Cllr James Collins welcomed hockey super star Róisín Upton to Limerick City and County Council's Corporate Headquarters at Merchant's Quay today. He congratulated her on her and the team's amazing success in reaching the final of the Hockey World Cup.


Limerick to have Big Screen for All-Ireland Hurling Final

Limerick City and County Council in conjunction with Limerick GAA will be providing a big screen so that Limerick hurling fans will be able to watch the All Ireland Senior Hurling Final on Sunday 19th August 2018.


Mayor of Limerick to discuss honouring Limerick’s newest sporting heroes

The Mayor of the city and county of Limerick is congratulating Roisin Upton and the entire Irish Women’s Hockey Team on their fantastic silver medal in the World Cup and Aaron Tier and the Irish Cerebral Palsy football team who have claimed a bronze medal at the European Championships.


Major plan unveiled to untap Glin’s potential

A nine-point plan to realise the enormous untapped potential of the historic coastal town of Glin has been unveiled in a Public Realm & Tourism Plan this evening (Saturday 28 Jul) for the West Limerick town.