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Here's why there's a bus full of potatoes driving around Limerick today
We love a good shpud, but this is taking the mick.
Some men in Limerick turned this old trailer into a perfect mobile pub
The first ever World Chip Championships will be held in Limerick
This June Bank Holiday weekend, the first ever World Chip Champion will be crowned. Could it be you?
Limerick City of Culture gets new director
Mike Fitzpatrick currently holds the position as Interim Head.
Column: Irish art and culture is being failed by lazy, inept leadership
Our Arts minister is unable to represent his department with any real knowledge, and is therefore failing to exploit what could be a multi-billion euro industry, writes Eoin Lynch.
Music video features a stroll around Limerick city, in reverse
Ever feel like you’re going so slow, that you’re going backwards?
These amazing rare photos of Limerick, Clare and Kerry are to go on display
A German-born professional photographer captured Limerick from 1910 until the 60s and his work is going on display.
Former artistic director of Limerick National City of Culture backs new appointment
Karl Wallace has said that Mike Fitzpatrick’s appointment will ensure that “arts and culture are once more front and centre”.
Bad news: Rubberbandits turned down the Limerick City of Culture job*
*OK, not really. But they were too busy to take it anyway.
Deenihan: 'Limerick City of Culture should move forward in a calm and measured way'
The Minister for Arts said he met with board members and local art groups.
Mike Fitzpatrick appointed interim head of Limerick City of Culture
Chairman Pat Cox said he was grateful to Fitzpatrick for “stepping up to the mark”.
Pat Cox: 'I never asked for Patricia Ryan to be appointed'
He said he did not ask anyone to resign from their positions either.
Limerick City of Culture CEO resigns
Patricia Ryan had been under scrutiny after it emerged her position had not been advertised.
Column: Limerick City of Culture must not be allowed to fail
The City of Culture is a very important and valuable project for Limerick – and it can still be a success. But there are considerable issues and concerns to be addressed first, writes Sandra McLellan TD.
Arts Minister read about Limerick City of Culture resignation 'in the paper'
The Arts Minister says he won’t be seeking changes to the board, other than including the ‘Limerick arts community’.
Facebook page of Limerick City of Culture is hacked
Protest ‘takeover’ of official social media page echoes calls for resignations from board.
Limerick culture board concede there are 'lessons to be learned'
Minister Joe Costello said that the Limerick public should be involved in any decision making regarding the appointment of a new artistic director.