The Giants Journey in Limerick

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Friday 5th September

10am – 11.45am (approx)

Grandmother arrives by train at Bus Éireann School Transport Offices on Roxboro Road and makes her way to Upper William Street, down William Street turning left onto O’Connell Street. She continues up O’Connell Street to the O’Connell Monument, turning left onto Barrington Street, continues to Pery Square, Upper Mallow Street and arrives at Russell Park.

3.30pm – 7pm* (approx)*note change of time from previously advertised

Grandmother leaves Russell Park continues onto Parnell Street, down Roches Street turning right onto O’Connell Street, continuing onto Sarsfield Street, Liddy Street, around by Arthur’s Quay Park, onto Patrick Street, back around Arthur’s Quay making her way to Henry Street and then Harvey’s and Howley’s Quay. She proceeds to make her way up Lower Cecil Street back onto O’Connell Street up to The Crescent, turning onto Barrington Street, Pery Square, Upper Mallow Street, onto Lord Edward Street arriving at Sarsfield Barracks at 7pm approx. (which will remain open for a further 2 hours)


Saturday 6th September

10am – 12.30pm (approx)

Grandmother wakes up at 10am in Sarsfield Barracks and sets off on her journey around the City, taking in Lord Edward Street, Parnell Street, Upper William Street, down William Street, over Sarsfield Bridge, turning right onto Clancy’s Strand, continuing over Thomond Bridge onto Castle Street and Island Road arriving at Lee Estate.

3.30pm – 6.30pm* (approx) *note change of time from previously advertised

Grandmother wakes in Lee Estate and continues onto Island Road, turning right onto Bridge Street, Rutland Street, Patrick Street, O’Connell Street, Lower Cecil Street, Henry Street, Mill Lane, Bishop’s Quay, Howley’s Quay, Lower Shannon Street, Henry Street, Sarsfield Bridge, Clancy’s Strand, High Road, Thomondgate, Sexton Street North to Hassett’s Cross, left onto Shelbourne Road into Shelbourne Park at 6.30pm approx. (which will remain open for a further 2 hours)


Sunday 7th September

12 noon – 2pm

Starting at The Treaty Stone continuing onto Clancy’s Strand onto Sarsfield Bridge, Sarsfield Street, Patrick Street, Rutland Street to Merchant’s Quay. Departing Merchant’s Quay, Rutland Street, Patrick Street, Sarsfield Street onto Sarsfield Bridge and departs by boat on The River Shannon.

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