LIT event showcases Irish gaming industry

Some of the biggest names in the gaming industry will gather at the Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) campus in Thurles later this month to participate in Games Fleadh 2015, an all-island games design and development competition for third-level students. LIT Tipperary, whose alumni have worked on some of gaming’s biggest titles including Call of […]

Councillors meet Transport Minister over Aer Lingus

A delegation of County Councillors from the West of Ireland met with Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohue, T.D., in Dublin today to express their concerns about the proposed sale of Aer Lingus to IAG. The meeting was organised by Cllr. John Crowe (FG), Cathaoirleach of Clare County Council who was joined in […]

Search for Limerick Rose begins once more

The organisers of Limerick’s Rose of Tralee campaign are hoping 2015 will be the breakthrough year. Limerick has failed to have a Rose in Tralee for seven years, with the entry process proving competitive. The search for the 2015 Rose was launched recently, and current Rose Dawn Ryan said that despite the disappointment of not making […]

Limerick entrepreneur meets Minister Bruton ahead of IBYE Final

The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton T.D. today met Paddy Finn from Castletroy-based Electricity Exchange, a national finalist in this year’s ‘Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur’ competition. Mr. Finn is being supported in the competition by the Local Enterprise Office Limerick which last month awarded him a €20,000 investment after being named Limerick’s […]