Print YESTERDAY (13th) as a result of routine operations, Revenue officers seized 1.1kg of herbal cannabis at Shannon Airport. Previous article“Overwhelmed” staff at most COVID-hit hospital appeal for help as they battle surge in virus and patients on trolleysNext articleWitness Appeal – Discharge of a Firearm in Co. Clare Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Advertisement LimerickNewsRevenue seize herbal cannabis at Shannon AirportBy Staff Reporter – January 14, 2021 155 Linkedin Email Twitter Facebook WhatsApp The smuggled drugs, with an estimated value of €22,000, were discovered concealed in large packets of sharing crisps that were contained in a parcel that had originated in Spain and was destined for an address in Limerick City.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Investigations are ongoing.This seizure is part of Revenue’s ongoing operations targeting the importation of illegal drugs.If businesses or members of the public have any information regarding smuggling, they can contact Revenue in confidence on Confidential Phone Number 1800 295 295.
As The Marcus King Band continues their ongoing tour in support of their 2018 release, Carolina Confessions, the South Carolina-based outfit has announced a new crop of dates for the early months of 2019.On January 24th, guitarist/vocalist Marcus King and company will make their way to Columbus, TN’s A&R Music Bar. On January 27th, they’ll head to Madison, WI for a show at High Noon Saloon. From there, they’ll hit four different cities over the course of four nights, making stops at Peoria, IL’s Kenny’s Westside (1/29); Lexington, KY’s Manchester Music Hall (1/30); Blacksburg, VA’s The Lyric Theatre (1/31/19); and Newport News, VA’s Boathouse Live (2/1).Tickets for the newly announced 2019 Marcus King Band dates go on sale this Friday, November 30th. For ticketing information, head here.The new dates are far from the only shows on the docket for The Marcus King Band. The six-piece still has 11 more full-band dates on their calendar for the remainder of this year, and King is scheduled to appear as a guest at The Allman Family Revival in San Francisco on December 8th. To ring in 2018, Marcus King will once again join As The Crow Flies for a two-night run at The Capitol Theatre. In addition, amidst the new 2019 dates, the band will join Umphrey’s McGee as support for a pair of shows at Milwaukee, WI’s Riverside Theater.For a full list of The Marcus King Band tour dates, head to the band’s website here.