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1921 – The bodies of three British soldiers killed by the IRA are found near Woodford, Co Galway.

There has long been discussion whether the three soldiers were deserters or spies.

The bodies of three British soldiers; Privates Williams, Walker and Morgan of the Oxford and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry, were discovered by a farmer on the Woodford to Cahir road near the shores of Lough Attorick at Poolagoond near the Clare/Galway border. 215 more words

Irish History

Today in Irish History – 9 December:

1791 – Birth of politician and diplomat, Sir Thomas Wyse, in St John, Co Waterford.

1845 – Frederick Douglass delivers a speech in Belfast: ‘The Cambria Riot, My Slave Experience, and My Irish Mission’. 604 more words

Irish History

Student Tested & Approved: 9 Best Things to do in Limerick

In this collaborative blog, international students at the University of Limerick pick their best tried & tested things to do in Limerick city. Find out what students from the US, Romania, Germany and more have been getting up to while studying at UL! 962 more words


Ireland 2012

In 2012, I began a month long trek across Europe–starting in Ireland.

These pictures are of Limerick City, The River Shannon, and Dublin.

These are the best pictures I could salvage from my Kodak Easyshare Touch M577.

Another White Male Perspective

October Favourites: Limerick Bars and Restaurants

Aleksandra Lepowska is an Erasmus student from Belgium at the University of Limerick. Check out this latest edition of her series of favourites around Limerick and UL – this time the focus is on bars and restaurants!  933 more words


Fairy proves himself King in Treaty Cup

Kingcormac Fairy claimed the Treaty Cup at the Limerick City meeting this afternoon getting the better or pre-coursing favourite Essential in the final

Report to follow… 65 more words

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