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 […]

Freight Forum established in Limerick-Shannon Region

Representatives from the transport and business sectors across Limerick and Clare are joining forces in an effort to establish the Limerick-Shannon Gateway as a strategic freight logistics hub with direct connections to some of the world’s global logistics hubs. The new regional freight transport forum is the result of the EU co-funded Weast?ows INTERREG IVB […]

IPB Pride of Place Awards to be streamed live

Tomorrow (Saturday) night’s 2014 IPB Pride of Place Awards will be broadcast live online, organisers have said. Up to 1,000 people from all over the island of Ireland will gather in Treacys West County Hotel, Ennis, Co. Clare, for a ceremony hosted by Clare County Council and Cooperation Ireland, which runs the competition north and […]