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Six of the best for Team Limerick Clean-Up!

Registration is now open for the sixth edition of Team Limerick Clean-Up (TLC), due to take place on Good Friday, 10th April, across Limerick city and county. Celebrating another great year for the much-loved community event, volunteers are urged to sign up early at and join the 20,000+ volunteers expected to once again show their support for their locality.


70 plus training events unveiled for Limerick businesses

Limerick Local Enterprise Office has launched its Training & Development Programme for 2020. The Training & Development Programme 2020 contains over 70 training programmes as well as information on business advice clinics running throughout the year and is targeted at small business owners. The Programme also contains details of other initiatives such as the Website Development Grant and Assistance towards attendance at Trade Shows.


Limerick to unveil much awaited new brand on January 30th to strengthen its competitive edge nationally and internationally

An essential step in the exciting and transformative Limerick journey will be taken on Thursday 30th January 2020 as it unveils a first ever brand to strengthen its competitive edge nationally and internationally. Limerick City and County Council, after a careful and detailed process, has finalised an all-embracing brand position that it will promote across all high-potential markets. This will be promoted to raise the profile of the city and county as a destination for inward industry and tourism investment and to attract people to live, work and play here.


Limerick in the running for 10 All-Ireland Community and Council Awards including ‘Best Connected Council’

Limerick projects has been shortlisted for 10 awards at this year’s All Ireland Community and Council Awards, including ‘Best Connected Council (Communication & Digital Marketing)’. The awards highlight and celebrate the work done by the local authorities as well as volunteers and groups in our communities and recognise the important contribution they make to our lives.


Regeneron Great Limerick Run celebrates new decade determined to take event to another level

Up to 15,000 people are expected to register for the 2020 Regeneron Great Limerick Run, the largest amount ever to take part in the event. The 2020 version of the single biggest mass participation event outside of Dublin was launched today (Monday) by Deputy Mayor of the City and County of Limerick, Cllr. Adam Teskey who said that everything suggests the organisers and sponsors are set to take the run to another level across the next decade.


Innovators set challenge to find solutions for Positive Energy Transition and Laneways of Georgian Limerick

Limerick City and County Council is calling for creative and innovative solutions to rejuvenate its Georgian Neighbourhood. Limerick’s Georgian Neighbourhood is being used as a test bed to develop smart city applications such as prototyping to revitalise the district. This will be achieved in close cooperation with the various stakeholders: citizens, companies, local authority and researchers.


Limerick’s St. Patrick’s Festival 2020 is greener than usual

The theme of this year’s Limerick St. Patrick’s Day Parade has been announced as Our Future is GreenLimerick’s businesses, community, sporting, and voluntary groups are being asked to showcase their green credentials as part of this year’s Limerick St. Patrick’s Festival.


One of Limerick City Gallery’s most treasured pieces is London-bound

One of the most treasured pieces in Limerick City Gallery of Art’s Permanent Collection is heading to London, to be included in a major exhibition about mushrooms at Somerset House. The Mushroom Book is being loaned to the exhibition titled, Mushrooms: The Art, Design and Future of Fungi to be held at Somerset House, London from 31st January until 26th April 2020.