Crowds turned out for the CJ Stander St Munchins community centre fundraiser launch after the centre had a devastating fire which destroyed their hairdressing facilities due to a technical fault. They need to raise €9,000 to rebuild the facilities to a good standard and hopefully from the turnout of the launch, that will be no problem. Along with appearing for photographs and signing autographs for all who attended, CJ also donated a prize for the fundraising raffle taking place on March 16th.
The exciting news of filming in Limerick continues, as just the other day in Dublin, NBC officially launched the science fiction fantasy that we’re all dying to see. Hundreds of locals have been employed for the task, from cameramen to on set extras.
Limerick comic book artist’s Declan Shalvey and Philip Barrett launched the Savage Town exhibition at Ormston House last week. ‘Savage Town’ is an original Irish graphic crime novel from Declan, Philip and Jordie Bellaire, a two-timer Eisner winning colourist.