Limerick RGC Meeting, 8th December

Limerick Regional Game Council held a meeting at the South Court Hotel in Limerick on 8/12/2014. Chairing the meeting, Mr Tom O’Donnell, Chairman of the Limerick RGC introduced Des Crofton, Director of the NARGC, and spokesperson for the Sports Coalition. Des provided an overview of the issues outlined in the upcoming proposed legislation, to the RGC members, not just from the Limerick region, but also those who traveled from Clare, Kerry and Tipperary to attend the meeting. A wide number of questions on the matter were raised by the members, on many different aspects of the issues to which Des provided answers and guidance upon.

The members were also delighted to have Mr Niall Collins, TD and Mr Dan Neville, TD attend the meeting. The Oireachtas members offered the RGC, Sports Coalition and the rural people of Ireland their full support in this matter. They provided very supportive direction and encouraged everyone to write their submissions in their own words, and send them to the Department of Justice and the Justice Committee before the deadline of 3rd January to the addresses below:


Department of Justice

Justice Committee

Crime 4
Department of Justice and Equality
94 St Stephen’s Green
Dublin 2
E-Mail Only


(L-R) Niall Collins TD, John Donnelly Hon Secretary Limerick RGC, Des Crofton Director NARGC & Dan Neville TD at the Limerick RGC meeting to discuss the proposed firearms legislation.