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Limerick Person of the Month Award

Limerick Person of the Month Award

person of the monthOn Tuesday 15 December 2015 the Limerick’s Life project was honoured with the Limerick Person of the Month Award for aiding social engagement in local history. This monthly award is sponsored by the Limerick LeaderSouthern Media and the Clarion Hotel. The nominees come from various sections of the Limerick community, from sport to volunteers and everything in between. The one uniting criteria is the positive promoting of Limerick.

Limerick’s Life is a passion project of Sharon Slater, and has been in operation for over eleven years. Each year it grows from strength to strength by engaging with a wider audience through the Facebook and Twitter communities.

I wish to thank all our readers for their interaction with the site over the last eleven years. The real reward of this site has always been knowing that others have enjoyed reading my posts as much as I enjoy writing them.

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Limerick Leader 19 December 2015

You can read the full article on the Limerick Leader site.

About The Author

Sharon Slater

Sharon Slater is the owner and operator of the Limerick's Life website. She has been researching and collecting information regarding Limerick history and genealogies since her early teens. She obtained a Masters degree in Local History at the University of Limerick.


  1. Sharon Slater

    Thank you kindly Pam & John. The very best to you both for 2016.

  2. John Walton

    Hi Sharon,

    Pam and I would like to congratulate you on your achievement in being chosen as the Limerick Person of the Month, the award being given to you on 17th December, 2015. You certainly have a passion for Limerick and your award was a just one.
    Although we may be a long way away from Limerick we manage to keep our eyes on anything relative to Limerick and in particular your postings. I am sure you understand our reasons.

    May 2016 be just as rewarding for you.

    Say Hi to the boys.

    Take care,
    Pam & John…Sydney

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This website is a personal project of Sharon Slater, born from a passion for Limerick and it's history. She maintains, updates and contributes to it independently and voluntarily. If you'd like to donate to keep Limerick's history online, please know that all donations will go directly into the costs of hosting the website and the time and travel to research and write the articles found on the site.

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