Service disruption on Ennis/Limerick line

Service disruption on Ennis/Limerick line


Photo: © Pat Flynn 2016
Photo: © Pat Flynn 2016

Iarnród Éireann has confirmed that some rail services between Ennis and Limerick will be replaced by buses today and tomorrow.

The company said: “Due to Engineering Works at Limerick Station between 22nd & 23rd September, there will be disruptions to some services.”

The following services will have a bus transfer:

12.30hrs Limerick – Ennis
13.25hrs Ennis – Limerick
17.20hrs Ennis – Limerick
20.45hrs Limerick – Limerick Junction
19.38hrs Limerick Junction – Limerick

The following will be a bus transfer from Limerick, calling at Sixmilebridge and Ennis, then a train from Ennis to Galway.

18.00hrs Limerick – Galway
09.20hrs Limerick – Galway (Fri Only)

The following services will be a bus transfer departing at 20.00hrs from Limerick to Galway calling at Ennis, Oranmore & Galway.

19.45hrs Limerick – Galway
Iarnród Éireann had apologised for any inconvenience caused by these arrangements.

Chief Reporter Pat Flynn has worked as a journalist for almost 30 years. His career began during the late 1980s when, like many aspiring radio presenters of the time, he worked for local pirate radio stations in Clare and Limerick. Pat joined Clare FM in 1990 where he worked as researcher initially and later presented several different programmes including the station's flagship current affairs programme. He was also the station's News Editor and Deputy Controller of Programmes. Despite leaving in 2003 to pursue a career as a freelance journalist, he continues to work with the station to this day. As well as being the Clare Herald’s Chief Reporter Pat is also freelance journalist and broadcaster, contributing to Ireland’s national newspapers and is a regular contributor to national broadcasters.