County Limerick company shortlisted as a finalist in the 2013 Q Mark Awards

A community-based homecare provider, which has its head office in Hospital, Co. Limerick, has received the Q Mark for Quality Management Systems and has been shortlisted as a finalist in the 2013 Q Mark Awards for Quality Management Systems. Formerly known as RCCN Caring Ltd., CareBright has provided care services to the elderly, people with […]

Limerick City centre in line to benefit from huge University investment

Approval for a €100 million loan from the European Investment Bank should accelerate plans by the University of Limerick to invest €224 million in Plassey, at University Hospital Limerick and – crucially – in the city centre. Just how much of the gold dust is to be sprinkled in the city centre remains to be […]

St Joseph’s Hospital Records Dating Back Almost 200 Years to be Preserved by Limerick City Archives

A fascinating insight into Limerick’s social history has been unlocked with the transfer of almost two hundred years of records from St Joseph’s Hospital to Limerick City Archives. The St. Joseph’s Hospital Archive Collection has been transferred from the Health Services Executive (HSE) to Limerick City Archives on long term loan. The transfer of records […]

Ferrar’s Limerick Directory of 1769

(E=Englishtown, I=Irishtown) Alcock, Nathaniel; Auctioneer; Peter’s-street Allen, Joseph; Hosier; Main-street E Alley, Thomas and Sons; Woollen-drapers; Main-Street E Alley, Thomas; Chandler; Main-Street E Alley, William; Wine Merchant; Main-Street E Allison, James; Baker; Main-street E Ambrose, Stephen; Vintner; Quay Lane Ankettle, John; Wine Merchant; Main-street E Arthur, Patrick; Merchant; Main-Street I Arthur, Joseph; Merchant; Main-street I […]