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# lit - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

Limerick IT and Athlone IT merge to form new technological university
# Midlands
# Midlands

Limerick IT and Athlone IT merge to form new technological university

May 5th 2021, 12:46 PM 16,931 Views 18 Comments

AIT President Professor Ciarán Ó Catháin described today’s announcement as a “historic day” for the region.

# lit - Monday 8 April, 2019

Gaelic Grounds to be renamed as part of new 10-year partnership between Limerick GAA and LIT
# Name Of The Game
From The42
# Name Of The Game

Gaelic Grounds to be renamed as part of new 10-year partnership between Limerick GAA and LIT

Apr 8th 2019, 3:12 PM 10,693 Views 9 Comments

It will be renamed LIT Gaelic Grounds.

# lit - Thursday 4 April, 2019

0-9 for Cork's O'Connell as UL claim All-Ireland Freshers hurling honours
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

0-9 for Cork's O'Connell as UL claim All-Ireland Freshers hurling honours

Apr 4th 2019, 7:05 PM 9,158 Views 0 Comments

UL prevailed in the all-Limerick final at the Gaelic Grounds.

# lit - Monday 1 April, 2019

Gaelic Grounds to host refixed All-Ireland Freshers hurling final after venue row
# Going Ahead
From The42
# Going Ahead

Gaelic Grounds to host refixed All-Ireland Freshers hurling final after venue row

Apr 1st 2019, 6:28 PM 5,561 Views 1 Comment

The game did not take place in March after the LIT and UL teams turned up at different venues.

# lit - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Confusion reigns as UL and LIT show up at different venues for All-Ireland Freshers hurling final
# Drama
From The42
# Drama

Confusion reigns as UL and LIT show up at different venues for All-Ireland Freshers hurling final

Mar 13th 2019, 5:34 PM 17,250 Views 8 Comments

The game was not played after LIT togged out in Moylish, while UL turned up in Mary I.

# lit - Friday 1 February, 2019

All-Dublin clash for 2018 finalists DCU - here's the Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-final draw
# Business End
From The42
# Business End

All-Dublin clash for 2018 finalists DCU - here's the Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-final draw

Feb 1st 2019, 9:44 AM 7,817 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, it’s LIT v NUIG, Mary I v CIT and UCC v IT Carlow.

# lit - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

The Irish honeybee was thought to be extinct. But a scientist found them in 300 hives
# Un-BEE-lievable
# Un-BEE-lievable

The Irish honeybee was thought to be extinct. But a scientist found them in 300 hives

Oct 4th 2017, 4:20 PM 19,779 Views 32 Comments

The native bee once dominated all of northern Europe and researchers hope it can make a comeback.

# lit - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

World-record scrum attempt to take place in honour of Anthony Foley
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

World-record scrum attempt to take place in honour of Anthony Foley

Mar 29th 2017, 7:03 PM 8,001 Views 3 Comments

‘Scrum for Axel’ is on at LIT next Tuesday.

Student injured while thrown out of car after being held against his will
# Limerick IT
# Limerick IT

Student injured while thrown out of car after being held against his will

Mar 29th 2017, 9:50 AM 23,576 Views 12 Comments

The injured man was reportedly pulled in through the car window.

# lit - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Powerful second-half helps Davy's Limerick IT see off UCD and set up semi-final with the champions
# Job Done
From The42
# Job Done

Powerful second-half helps Davy's Limerick IT see off UCD and set up semi-final with the champions

Feb 15th 2017, 5:00 PM 10,504 Views 0 Comments

A seven-point win for the home side today.

# lit - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Davy Fitzgerald's LIT storm through with five-goal win over WIT
# Job Done
From The42
# Job Done

Davy Fitzgerald's LIT storm through with five-goal win over WIT

Feb 7th 2017, 9:26 PM 10,170 Views 5 Comments

David Dempsey, Peter Duggan, Shane Bennett, Paul Killeen and Jason McCarthy all found the net.

# lit - Thursday 2 February, 2017

Galway's Killeen hits two goals in dramatic win for Davy Fitz's LIT over DCU
# Smash And Grab
From The42
# Smash And Grab

Galway's Killeen hits two goals in dramatic win for Davy Fitz's LIT over DCU

Feb 2nd 2017, 9:54 PM 11,327 Views 0 Comments

A second successive win for LIT in the Fitzgibbon Cup tonight.

# lit - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Waterford's Shane Bennett hit 3-7 as Davy Fitz's LIT stormed to Fitzgibbon victory today From The42

Waterford's Shane Bennett hit 3-7 as Davy Fitz's LIT stormed to Fitzgibbon victory today

Jan 24th 2017, 4:56 PM 13,454 Views 0 Comments

Limerick IT were far too strong for Trinity College.

# lit - Thursday 20 October, 2016

"If there was a loan scheme in place, I would not be able to go to college" - Students' views on college fees
# Student Protest
# Student Protest

"If there was a loan scheme in place, I would not be able to go to college" - Students' views on college fees

Oct 20th 2016, 6:05 AM 11,822 Views 55 Comments

Here’s what students at yesterday’s protests had to say.

# lit - Friday 26 February, 2016

Declan Hannon points key as Mary I grind out Fitzgibbon win over LIT
# Job Done
From The42
# Job Done

Declan Hannon points key as Mary I grind out Fitzgibbon win over LIT

Feb 26th 2016, 4:46 PM 8,374 Views 0 Comments

Mary I advance to their first Fitzgibbon Cup final since 2013.

# lit - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Austin Gleeson shown a red card as Davy Fitz's LIT reach Fitzgibbon Cup semi-finals
# Munster Derby
From The42
# Munster Derby

Austin Gleeson shown a red card as Davy Fitz's LIT reach Fitzgibbon Cup semi-finals

Feb 17th 2016, 5:04 PM 14,754 Views 8 Comments

Gleeson was involved in an off-the-ball incident in the first-half.

# lit - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Davy's LIT hit four goals en route to Fitzgibbon Cup win as WIT and IT Carlow also triumph
# Job Done
From The42
# Job Done

Davy's LIT hit four goals en route to Fitzgibbon Cup win as WIT and IT Carlow also triumph

Jan 28th 2016, 8:50 PM 11,079 Views 1 Comment

Austin Gleeson hit the net for WIT as did his Waterford colleague Colin Dunford for IT Carlow.

# lit - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Blindboy from Rubberbandits just posted the most epic graduation photo
# Gas C**tism
From The Daily Edge
# Gas C**tism

Blindboy from Rubberbandits just posted the most epic graduation photo

Nov 17th 2015, 9:12 AM 9,895 Views 0 Comments

That’s DOCTOR Blindboy to you. (Soon.)

# lit - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Staff at Limerick IT being paid €72,000 to 'do nothing'
# Surplus To Requirements
# Surplus To Requirements

Staff at Limerick IT being paid €72,000 to 'do nothing'

Sep 24th 2015, 1:55 PM 33,006 Views 59 Comments

“That’s absolutely crackers isn’t it? I mean it’s just bananas.”

# lit - Friday 27 February, 2015

Limerick and Waterford hurlers win Fitzgibbon Cup semi-final against their brothers
# It's A Family Affair
From The42
# It's A Family Affair

Limerick and Waterford hurlers win Fitzgibbon Cup semi-final against their brothers

Feb 27th 2015, 9:06 PM 7,149 Views 0 Comments

Interesting day for the Bennett and O’Brien brothers as UL took on Limerick IT.

# lit - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Fitzgibbon Cup in danger of further delay as Davy Fitzgerald calls for semi-final postponement
# Further Delays
From The42
# Further Delays

Fitzgibbon Cup in danger of further delay as Davy Fitzgerald calls for semi-final postponement

Feb 24th 2015, 5:14 PM 8,372 Views 9 Comments

The LIT boss says it’s asking too much of his players to tog out again this weekend.

# lit - Sunday 11 January, 2015

O'Halloran stars as Waterford hurlers defeat Limerick IT in Waterford Crystal Cup
# Pointing The Way
From The42
# Pointing The Way

O'Halloran stars as Waterford hurlers defeat Limerick IT in Waterford Crystal Cup

Jan 11th 2015, 5:27 PM 7,511 Views 0 Comments

Waterford will now take on Limerick next weekend.

# lit - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

To infinity and Limerick: LIT experiment lands on International Space Station
# Intergalactic
# Intergalactic

To infinity and Limerick: LIT experiment lands on International Space Station

Sep 24th 2014, 7:52 PM 6,107 Views 15 Comments

The experiment could deliver a breakthrough in successfully growing crops in harsh conditions on earth.

# lit - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

UCC to host 2015 Sigerson Cup final with LIT to stage Fitzgibbon Cup weekend action
# Venues Of Choice
From The42
# Venues Of Choice

UCC to host 2015 Sigerson Cup final with LIT to stage Fitzgibbon Cup weekend action

May 14th 2014, 4:16 PM 3,783 Views 0 Comments

The venues have been announced for the concluding stages of next year’s third-level competitions.

# lit - Monday 24 March, 2014

Body of student Steven Kavanagh recovered from Shannon
# RIP
# RIP

Body of student Steven Kavanagh recovered from Shannon

Mar 24th 2014, 11:10 PM 47,276 Views 11 Comments

The LIT Students’ Union Vice-President had been missing since 6 March.

# lit - Friday 7 March, 2014

Search under way for missing Limerick student
# Missing
# Missing

Search under way for missing Limerick student

Mar 7th 2014, 9:14 AM 23,071 Views 11 Comments

Steven Kavanagh is believed to have been last seen in the early hours of Thursday morning.

# lit - Friday 28 February, 2014

Waterford IT defeat Limerick IT in epic Fitzgibbon Cup semi-final that features 43 scores
# Marathon Affair
From The42
# Marathon Affair

Waterford IT defeat Limerick IT in epic Fitzgibbon Cup semi-final that features 43 scores

Feb 28th 2014, 4:30 PM 11,025 Views 2 Comments

Waterford IT are through to their first decider since 2010.

VIDEO: Cathal McInerney fires home goal for Limerick IT in Fitzgibbon Cup semi-final
# Green Flag
From The42
# Green Flag

VIDEO: Cathal McInerney fires home goal for Limerick IT in Fitzgibbon Cup semi-final

Feb 28th 2014, 3:33 PM 5,349 Views 0 Comments

The Clare senior found the net in the first-half of their match against WIT.

Memory Lane – 19 current GAA stars in action in their Fitzgibbon Cup days
# Legends
From The42
# Legends

Memory Lane – 19 current GAA stars in action in their Fitzgibbon Cup days

Feb 28th 2014, 7:00 AM 8,002 Views 0 Comments

Henry Shefflin, Eoin Kelly and Joe Canning are some of those who have lined out in recent years.

# lit - Thursday 27 February, 2014

How do the four teams on the hunt for the Fitzgibbon Cup title rank?
# College Stars
From The42
# College Stars

How do the four teams on the hunt for the Fitzgibbon Cup title rank?

Feb 27th 2014, 6:45 PM 8,497 Views 5 Comments

Limerick IT take on Waterford IT tomorrow while UCC face Cork IT.

# lit - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Davy Fitz: 'That was as big as anything I have ever done because we weren't given a snowball's chance'
# Happy Camper
From The42
# Happy Camper

Davy Fitz: 'That was as big as anything I have ever done because we weren't given a snowball's chance'

Feb 19th 2014, 7:40 PM 14,388 Views 9 Comments

The Clare man was pretty happy after today’s Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-final.

# lit - Friday 14 February, 2014

Davy Fitzgerald a jolly good Fellow as Banner boss honoured by Limerick IT
# Different Class
From The42
# Different Class

Davy Fitzgerald a jolly good Fellow as Banner boss honoured by Limerick IT

Feb 14th 2014, 4:36 PM 3,951 Views 18 Comments

More honours for the Banner boss.

# lit - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Limerick IT, Dublin IT and UCD book places in Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-finals
# Colleges GAA
From The42
# Colleges GAA

Limerick IT, Dublin IT and UCD book places in Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-finals

Feb 11th 2014, 4:15 PM 4,955 Views 0 Comments

The last eight matches will take place next week.

# lit - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Cork IT take the honours against Davy Fitz's Limerick IT in Fitzgibbon Cup tie
# Strong Start
From The42
# Strong Start

Cork IT take the honours against Davy Fitz's Limerick IT in Fitzgibbon Cup tie

Jan 30th 2014, 9:38 PM 7,812 Views 34 Comments

David Drake struck the only goal of the game for the home side.

# lit - Sunday 12 January, 2014

Lar Corbett amongst goalscorers as Tipperary defeat LIT while UL overcome Waterford
# Winning Ways
From The42
# Winning Ways

Lar Corbett amongst goalscorers as Tipperary defeat LIT while UL overcome Waterford

Jan 12th 2014, 3:50 PM 6,806 Views 44 Comments

There was action in the preliminary round of the Waterford Crystal Cup today.

# lit - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Here's your 'Tommy Walsh playing Fitzgibbon Cup as a young lad' pic of the day
# GAA Nostalgia
From The42
# GAA Nostalgia

Here's your 'Tommy Walsh playing Fitzgibbon Cup as a young lad' pic of the day

Feb 28th 2013, 2:33 PM 3,581 Views 0 Comments

And several other well-known hurlers in third-level action.

# lit - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Fitzgibbon Cup round-up
# Hurling
From The42
# Hurling

Fitzgibbon Cup round-up

Jan 31st 2013, 4:04 PM 3,591 Views 1 Comment

Victories for UCD, UCC, UL and WIT in the opening round of Fitzgibbon Cup action this afternoon while Mary Immaculate College and NUI Galway finished all square.

# lit - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Joe Canning suffers injury set-back during Fitzgibbon Cup clash
# Concern
From The42
# Concern

Joe Canning suffers injury set-back during Fitzgibbon Cup clash

Feb 21st 2012, 9:18 PM 2,618 Views 1 Comment

“I know the manager, Anthony Cunningham has spoken to Joe himself and we’ll know more tomorrow.”