A Merry Christmas to all!!

Posted 1 month ago, 21 Dec 2018 by Cathal Mc Carthy Profile Cathal Mc Carthy

Tommy Daly chairperson of Moyross Residence Alliance , Would like to wish all the people of Moyross/Limerick a very merry christmas and a happy new year! We hope that the new year brings Joy, Peace and Content to all and hope it's a good one for everyone. This time of year is about reflecting and we feel its only fair to thank all of our own for all of the hard work they've put in to our garden it's still an ongoing project but the effort and help we've gotten from our committee is always the best we could ask for, We can't thank you enough... And on a finishing note let's all remember it's not whats under the tree that matters , it's about who is around it!

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Local updates happening in Moyross on the run up to Christmas!

Posted 2 months ago, 19 Nov 2018 by Cathal Mc Carthy Profile Cathal Mc Carthy

Its been awhile since we came on to update people on how the garden is doing, and the going ons in general! We've been busy getting the garden ready for the Christmas holidays like every year there will be alot of preperation going in to it to make it a magical place for everyone. Big thanks to John Ryan who's has helped us tremendously with the upkeep of the square , decorating of the garden and the greenery! Along with Michael Bennett , Jade Daly , Tom Daly and Jamie Daly we couldn't have done it without you. Hopefully coming into the new year the brand new community centre will be finished with so many resources to help everyone in our community so lets make sure we make use of it!! To top it all off Tidy Towns have reached out and lent a helping hand with the garden which is more than we can say for our county council. We will be having our celebration of the holy souls at the end of this week so all our welcome we hope to see ye there! Lastly we would like to extend our congratulations to young boxer Lee Reeves on his debut and brilliant win recently its nice to see one of our own make it!

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UP THE MATCH!!!!!!!!

Posted 5 months ago, 21 Aug 2018 by Cathal Mc Carthy Profile Cathal Mc Carthy

As we are enjoying the hustle and bustle of our victory in Limerick the past day or two , we thought we would take the time out to voice how unbelievably proud we are as a county of the hardworking young men on the Limerick Hurling Team. What an achievement it is to be part of such a monumental , emotional moment for many! The performance of the lads was nothing short of amazing and was a well deserved win for each and every player on the team! One thing we have always had as a county is passion , dedication and determination and that showed all the way through the All Ireland Final on Sunday! After 45 years these gentleman took it home and made their county ,coaches, family and friends the proudest they could have with the heart and soul they poured into not just the final , but also their training and the lead up to said event. It was another great achievement to see Corpus Christi Choir performing on Up The Match the Saturday night. You couldn't have picked a more talented and deserving group of kids to perform and I think we speak for the whole of the city that it was heartwarming to watch and all of you definitely did fellow Limerick woman Dolores O'Riordan proud it was beautiful and such a big step in the right direction for us as a community we have alot of superstars to come! And on a finishing note .. COME ON YOU BOYS IN GREEN!!!

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Our Blossoming Garden Prospering In This famous Irish Heatwave!

Posted 6 months ago, 12 Jul 2018 by Cathal Mc Carthy Profile Cathal Mc Carthy

We've been busy bees this summer with making new additions to the Moyross Community Garden. As you can see we've planted a range of new flower beds, vegetable patches and fruit patches. As we referenced in one of our recent articles due to the neglect on the community centres behalf when it came to the upkeep of cutting the grass and maintaining the greenery we decided to make the job that bit easier on ourselves and used the money we've saved up this year to purchase some machinery for the garden since nobody else is gonna lend a helping hand. At this stage it is an outrage that one area of a community can be discriminated against the way we have been over the years just because we stick up for the people and want our community to progress and be seen as equal. we will be having an end of summer fun day sometime in August for the kids with face painting and refreshments more details will be added on a later date , And we would also like to extend a big thank you to the Monks of Moyross for running a great summer for the moyross community again this year it's a great treat for them now that schools out and the community really appreciates it!!

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Updates on distributor road part 3

Posted 7 months ago, 20 Jun 2018 by Cathal Mc Carthy Profile Cathal Mc Carthy

The MRA Committee have constantly campaigned meeting counselors and TD's on the proposal of the new road even when all of our counselors were not behind it yet to our surprise it has come to our attention that a certain forum have taken it upon themselves to take credit for such growth in our community which we have backed and pushed all along. To be precise last year chairperson Tommy Daly and the committee attended the welcoming of Simon Covney and Mr. Daly happened to be the only one that brought up the plans for the road and Mr. Covney was respectful enough to entertain and give explanation to the question and said he would follow it up immediately, not only that if you look at our articles on this site Mr. Daly also appeared on TV3 to speak about the road 2 years ago. Now that results are showing we find that said forum are claiming they have been working with the regeneration for years to ensure this plan went through yet the MRA were the only ones to address this at the meeting with Mr. Covney. Since we have been so passionate and outspoken on our site, and social media outlets of how we need this to go ahead , attending meetings and using our voice common sense tells us that this so called forum working together with the regeneration DID NOT HAPPEN. Surely if it did you would want your audience and communities that have showed interest in such proposals would be the first to be clued in you did not support it then so don't pretend to support it now that things are going the right way! Let's stop playing both sides and start to actually communicate and involve your apparent communities it's about people ego's its about the people , OUR PEOPLE!

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MRA Committee attend Limerick FC press night.

Posted 8 months ago, 11 May 2018 by Cathal Mc Carthy Profile Cathal Mc Carthy

Tommy Daly , Councellor Frankie Daly , And John McMahon attended the Limerick FC press night representing Moyross. There was about 50 people at said event at the savoy hotel. Kieran Judge covered a great plan for the club in dept with the help of his staff big things could be coming in the future if they get the backing they need. We could not believe that there were no other company representatives at the meeting. Especially considering Limerick FC is a well-known club for many years and has done Limerick proud for as long as we can remember, Chairman Pat O'Sullivan has carried this club along way and now he needs the support from the local companies , From the start he has funded this club alone and now he needs the financial support that other clubs seem to get. From our point of view we can not make sense of the fact that the City/County Council can turn a blind eye now when they are the main sponsors for alot of clubs and events ran around limerick. If Limerick FC is lost we lose apart of our culture , on top of losing our best players , and they lose their spirit. Even our local radio station did not cover this monumental event for a very serious matter which we found very strange considering Limerick FC support this radio station so where is the support in return? We're asking everyone out there to support our club and contact Pat O'Sullivan or Kieran judge if you want to get involved or need any more information!

Damage to our garden in delmege park

Posted 9 months ago, 25 Mar 2018 by Cathal Mc Carthy Profile Cathal Mc Carthy

Unfortunately due to the beast from the east , There was alot of damage done to our community garden , after some ongoing hard work and time we have replaced our windows and panels in the garden , and replaced the grotto out of our own pocket once again with no help from our so called county council. Special thanks to Brendy Daly and Pat Haplin for helping us out at this time and the rest of the committee. As the spring/summer is approaching we will be starting our vegetable patch in the greenhouse with the help of all our kids in the community. We would also like to point out that anyone that would like to plant or visit the garden the gate will always be open for you just call down to us! This is a special place we have always wanted to share with everyone so don't hesitate. We have some exciting events coming up also so keep your eyes peeled on the website! Tom Daly Chairperson of the MRA

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