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WAS A LIMERICK MAN THE INSPIRATION FOR JANE AUSTEN’S ROMANTIC NOVELS?

In January 1796, Jane Austen wrote a letter to her sister Cassandra: “At length the day is come on which

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NBC making new TV series in Limerick.

PRODUCTION giant NBC Universal has confirmed that a pilot for an “ambitious” TV series is being filmed in Limerick’s Troy Studios,

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Limerick Bulletin – August 2017

Latest from Limerick City & County. Limerick.ie listed in top 25 worldwide websites. Meet Sportstech Ireland, and the search begins

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Limerick Bulletin May 2017

Keep yourself up to date with the latest news from Limerick City and County. Includes an interview with Ken Johnson

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Limerick Bulletin February 2017.

Limerick City and County continues to make big steps in the early part of 2017. In this Bulletin read about

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Pat Daly , Deputy Chief Executive, Economic Development Directorate, Patrick O'Donovan, TD, Minister of State for Tourism and Sport and Tim O'Connor at the launch of Global Limerick.

A vibrant new web platform hoping to tap into the potential of Limerick’s 3.5 million strong diaspora across the world by nurturing mutually beneficial relationships and enhancing regional development has been launched by Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan.
The aim of the Global Limerick project and associated platform globallimerick.ie is to formalise the Limerick diaspora family and make it real.  

Led by Limerick City & County Council it aims to connect Limerick with its diaspora no matter where they are living around the world.  This includes those who want to connect with people who were born in Limerick, descendants of previous emigrants from Limerick or anyone with an affinity to Limerick, through education, work, or other interests.  

The web platform features Limerick related stories specifically aimed at a Limerick diaspora audience.  A critical step is for story readers to engage with Global Limerick and thereby enable communication/ conversation with them and between them.

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Global Limerick is connecting you!

LIMERICK is spreading its reach around the world with a new web platform that aims to connect up to 3.5m

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The 21 Children of the McKessy family.

In 1926 Sarah McKessy with 10 of her 21 children emigrated from Limerick to join her husband Thomas in New

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Polish Jewish story being told in Limerick.

Traces of Memory: A contemporary look at the Jewish past in Poland is part of the permanent exhibition of the

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A Chunk of the Treaty Stone

The Treaty Stone is renowned to have been the site on which the Treaty of Limerick was signed in 1691

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Tangible Ireland – Summer School 2016

For the 7th year in a row Tangible Ireland convened its annual Ambassador Summer School in County Limerick. The Ballyhoura

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Bring your Limericks to Limerick

The 2016 Bring your Limericks to Limerick International Poetry Competition will take place this coming August. A joint venture between

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