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Tuesday 28 November 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Newcastle West

This month
November 2023
St Loman's and Ardee reach Leinster last four, Newcastle West champions in Limerick
Meanwhile, Kilcoo opened their Ulster tilt on a high and provincial final pairings were confirmed in ladies football and camogie.
This year
Foul play not suspected in death of woman in Limerick, say gardaí
Catherine Atkinson, also known as Catherine McCarthy, was found dead in Newcastle West yesterday.
Gardaí investigate as body of woman (50s) discovered in home in Co Limerick
The body of the woman, aged in her early 50s, was discovered at a home in Templegreen in Newcastle West.
Last year
Tommy Walsh is the inspiration for Kerins O'Rahillys as they conquer Munster
The Strand Road Club win their first provincial crown – the eighth Kerry team to do so – thanks to two goals in the space of five minutes.
Newcastle West eyeing Munster glory as they surf Limerick football's rising tide
Newcastle West face Kerins O’Rahillys in Saturday’s Munster final.
Teenager due in court over incident during which car was overturned in Co Limerick
The incident of criminal damage happened in Newcastle West on Monday evening.
Boy driver (12) who died in collision was “kindness” personified, funeral hears
Wiktor Chojecki died in the head-on collision last Friday.
All time
Eight residents at Limerick nursing home die following Covid-19 outbreak over Christmas
An outbreak was declared at at Killeline Care Centre shortly before Christmas.
Man arrested in relation to assault after barricading himself in Limerick sitting room
Gardaí were called after a man assaulted someone in a Limerick estate last night.
Man charged in connection with serious assault of 21-year-old man in critical condition
Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.
Garda Ombudsman appeals for witnesses to arrest of man in Limerick
Gsoc is looking, in particular, to speak to a woman who was seen leaving a nearby restaurant and the occupants of a dark coloured vehicle.
Drama at the death as sensational late comeback seals last four berth for Clonmel
Seamus Kennedy was the hero in a thrilling AIB Munster senior football championship quarter-final.
Man in his 60s killed after overnight fire at Limerick house
The incident happened late last night.
25-year-old arrested after man and woman shot in Limerick
The man and woman sustained non life-threatening injuries.
Driver, 63, killed in two car crash in Co Limerick
The 33-year-old driver of the second car received non-serious injuries.
Teenager dies after suspected electrocution on Limerick farm
The boy is believed to have been electrocuted on a farm in Newcastle West at around 2.45pm this afternoon.
Man arrested as suspicious devices found in Limerick
Both devices were declared non-viable after an investigation overnight.
Former IFA president John Dillon released from prison hours after arrest
The farmer was jailed this morning over non-payment of fines related to his use of electronic signs during last year’s general election.
Man and woman arrested over Limerick tiger raid
Gardaí have arrested a man and woman in relation to last week’s armed robbery in Limerick.
The week in photos
Some of the week’s biggest stories in pictures.
Newcastle West suspect back in garda custody
More details about the suspect’s movements since Monday have emerged.
Man arrested in a pub after four people found dead in Newcastle West
Heartbroken stepfather mourns “livewire” Reece, “little angel” Amy, and their “beautiful, bubbly” mother, Sarah.