Death of past pupil, Mr. Walter Wallace

The death has occurred of Walter (Wally) Wallace, past pupil of the Sacred Heart College, The Crescent from from 1952 to 1963. Walter graduated in engineering from UCD  and spent his career as an engineer with the ESB. May he rest in peace. Link to rip.ie

Crescent Spring Spectacular – 6th April

The school is having its fundraising event in aid of the Development Fund on the 6th April in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Ennis Road, Limerick at 7pm.  There’s a drinks reception on arrival and bus transport to the city centre available after the event. Tickets are available through the school 061 229789.  There will be a number of past pupils …

London Lunch 2019 – Jesuit schools past pupils invited

The highly popular annual Jesuit Schools Past Pupils Lunch will be held in Smith & Wollensky’s, The Strand, London on Friday 31st May 2019. The Event schedule is as follows: 12.30 – Drinks Reception 13.00 – Lunch 14:40 – World Cup Panel 15:15 – Networking All Crescent Past Pupils are invited to attend .. for details and tickets contact Simon Deeny  ([email protected])

Death of past pupil, Prof. Noel Mulcahy

The death has occurred of Noel Mulcahy, past pupil of the Sacred Heart College, The Crescent from 1943 to 1948. He played on the Senior Rugby team in 1948. Noel had a distinguished career. He studied Engineering in UCD. His early career was with Radio Eireann and SPS Technologies in Shannon. He was the Assistant Director-General of the Irish Management Institute 1966 …

Death of past pupil, Mr. Michael Hayes

The death has occurred of Mr. Michael Hayes, past pupil of the Sacred Heart College, The Crescent  from 1947 – 1957. He also had three brothers in the Sacred Heart College; Henry, Billy and Joe. Michael was a member of the very successful SHC, the Crescent rowing crew -senior eights-, managed by the then Rev. Mr Morrissey S.J. They won the …

Death of past pupil, Mr. Vincent Collins

The death has occurred of Mr. Vincent Collins. Vincent attended The Sacred Heart College from 1944 to 1952. He was a former President of Old Crescent RFC and of Kilkee Golf Club. Link to Limerick Leader Link to RIP May he rest in peace.

Memorial Mass for Peadar Little on Sunday 20th Jan in St Josephs

A mass is being offered in St Joseph’s Church on Sunday 20th January at 11.30am in memory of the late Peadar Little from the class of 1972 who passed away on 2nd November 2018.  https://crescentpast.com/death-of-past-pupil-peadar-little-class-of-1972 https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/name/peadar-little-obituary?pid=190660845

Diarmuid Fitzgibbon Soccer Tournament on December 28th

The Diarmuid Fitzgibbon Soccer Tournament takes place again this year, after a five-year hiatus, at the Delta Sports Dome in Ballysimon on December 28th, with registration from 10am. The emphasis of the tournament is much more on fun than competition and participation is open to guys and girls and people of all or no footballing ability. People do not need …

Limerick Schools Charity Cup – Friday 14 December @ 5PM

Limerick Schools Charity Cup in honour of Dudley Herbert & Sean Conneely Last year Crescent College Comprehensive SJ and St Munchins played the inaugural Limerick Charity Cup named after two stalwarts of the school game Dudley Herbert and Sean Conneely. We are now ready to play the second instalment. The match will take place on Friday 14 December in the …