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Tipperary Winners at Comhaltas All Ireland Fleadh Cheoil in Ennis

Tipperary Winners at Comhaltas All Ireland Fleadh Cheoil in Ennis

August 23, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

It was an exciting and successful week of competitions, concerts, céilithe, sessions and more as the 64th Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann was celebrated by an estimated 400,000 throughout Ennis over the past nine days including a special visit from President Michael D Higgins. The streets of Ennis pulsed with Irish rhythm and revelry as age-old traditions were celebrated by new generations and the vibrancy of the Fleadh emanated throughout the town. Jack Mac Partlin of Ballina, Tipperary, who came first, in the U-18 Uileann Pipes Slow Airs and the regular Uileann Pipes categories at the 2016 Comhaltas... [Read the full story]

GAA

Tipperary GAA Scene 23rd August

August 23, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

by PRO Joe Bracken. ALL-IRELAND SENIOR FOOTBALL SEMI-FINAL When the dust settles on the 2016 GAA football championship and Sam Maguire is in the home of the winning county, one team will be remembered and talked about most. For the enormous enjoyment, enthusiasm and entertainment that they gave to thousands of supporters this summer, Tipperary will be the name on everybody’s lips as their journey, though alas now ended, sparked life into the football championship, a spark not seen in a very long time. Their story is one of how a unified band of brothers captured the hearts and minds of football... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

Free and Cheap Things to do in Tipperary during National Heritage Week 2016

Free and Cheap Things to do in Tipperary during National Heritage Week 2016

August 19, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

National Heritage Week 2016 takes place August 20-28, events are currently being organised around the country by almost 1000 heritage enthusiasts, with a great variety of events taking place here in our own county. The programme highlights the abundance of great work being carried out in communities to preserve and promote out natural, built and cultural heritage. Most of the events are free so that heritage can be accessed and appreciated by all. For nine action packed days, we celebrate not only heritage but community involvement and a deep connection between people and place. . This year’s... [Read the full story]

Events

Free and Cheap Things to do in Tipperary during National Heritage Week 2016

Free and Cheap Things to do in Tipperary during National Heritage Week 2016

August 19, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

National Heritage Week 2016 takes place August 20-28, events are currently being organised around the country by almost 1000 heritage enthusiasts, with a great variety of events taking place here in our own county. The programme highlights the abundance of great work being carried out in communities to preserve and promote out natural, built and cultural heritage. Most of the events are free so that heritage can be accessed and appreciated by all. For nine action packed days, we celebrate not only heritage but community involvement and a deep connection between people and place. . This year’s... [Read the full story]

Sports

Munster Senior & Master Athletics

August 8, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

The Munster Senior & Master Track & Field Athletics championships took place in Waterford last weekend. Our Tipperary athletes produced many fine performances & took home 13 medals from the Senior competitions & 36 medals from the Master competitions. The following results were recorded on the day: Senior Men: Robert Bennett, Templemore, 3rd. 100m & 2nd. 200m. Paul White, Nenagh, 5th. 100m & 4th. 200m. Patrick Lynch, Newport, 6th. 100m & 7th. 200m. Tony Fogarty, Templemore, 4th. 5000m. Templemore 4×100 Men’s Relay also took gold in the Senior Relay. Mark... [Read the full story]

Business

Tipperary start-ups invited to apply for share of €1.5m funding

August 9, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

€15,000 financial support available for innovative business start-ups in the south east* €1.5m in Enterprise Ireland funding has been secured for 55 early-stage entrepreneurs over the next five years in Tipperary through New Frontiers programme at Waterford Institute of Technology. Wrapsies Ltd  from Clonmel, Co Tipperary were among those who received support for the New Frontiers Programme at the ArcLabs innovation hub in Waterford which is now taking applications until 25 August 2016 from entrepreneurs and innovative business start-ups. New Frontiers Programme Manager at Waterford Institute... [Read the full story]

News

Tipperary Winners at Comhaltas All Ireland Fleadh Cheoil in Ennis

Tipperary Winners at Comhaltas All Ireland Fleadh Cheoil in Ennis

It was an exciting and successful week of competitions, concerts, céilithe, sessions and more as the 64th Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann was celebrated by an estimated 400,000 throughout Ennis over the past nine days including a special visit from President Michael D Higgins. The streets of Ennis pulsed with Irish rhythm...

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School is around the corner, don’t let emergency hospital visits be too for the 6,509 children with asthma in Tipperary – Asthma Society on Call to Help

September spike in numbers (based on 2014): 196% increase in admissions compared to previous month, in age group 5-9 years 59% increase in admissions compared with monthly average, in age group 10-14 years 13% increase in average length of stay in hospital in September   For the 1 in 5 children with asthma in...

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One in five Tipperary CAO Round 1 offers from Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT)

WIT to add courses to CAO’s Available Places list to give people the opportunity to apply for courses in Construction and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and meet the south east region’s needs One eighth (12%) of WIT’s CAO Round 1 offers today were made to applicants in Co Tipperary. One...

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Government Ramping Up Activities To Stave Off Skills Shortage In Construction

CAO applications for construction related courses have increase in this year’s Leaving Certificate.  Architecture and engineering courses saw an increase in interest by students of 13%, and other construction related courses saw an increase of approximately 8%. Tom Parlon, Director General of the Construction Industry...

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Multiple Sclerosis Ireland Congratulates Young Readers In County Tipperary

“Thank you for reading”, is the message from Multiple Sclerosis Ireland to all the young readers in County Tipperary who took part in the MS Readathon last year, raising funds to help people with MS locally. MS Ireland also extended thanks to the families, schools, teachers and principals who supported them. Last...

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GAA

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Tipperary GAA Scene 9th August

Tipperary GAA Scene 9th August

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Tipperary Camogie News

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Tipperary Minor A Camogie Munster Champions

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The Footballers of Slievenamon – New Song by The Corrigan Brothers

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Tipperary G.A.A. Members Draw 2016/2017 July Extra Confines

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Tipperary GAA Scene

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Entertainment

Free and Cheap Things to do in Tipperary during National Heritage Week 2016

Free and Cheap Things to do in Tipperary during National Heritage Week 2016

National Heritage Week 2016 takes place August 20-28, events are currently being...


Tipperary Excel Art Gallery To Host Exhibition By Gary Kearney

Tipperary Excel Art Gallery is delighted to host an  exhibition by artist Gary Kearney,...


Upcoming Films At The Tipperary Excel Cinema

Friends of the Simon Ryan Theatre encourage Tipperary Excel patrons and film lovers...


Tipperary Excel Youth Theatre Presents Hairspray

A full house and standing ovation for Tipperary Excel Youth Theatre Group‘s...


Music Network Presents “Edges Of Light” at Birr Theatre And Arts Centre

Music Network is thrilled to present a new collaboration between the prodigiously...


The Greatly Anticipated Book ‘This Man’s Wee Boy’ To Hit The Shelves.

Tony Doherty’s debut book, This Man’s Wee Boy, will hit the shelves on Wednesday...


Humpty Dumpty’s Big Eggventure at the Birr Theatre And Arts Centre

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The Footballers of Slievenamon – New Song by The Corrigan Brothers

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Deirdre O’Kane:1 DEE- One Night Only At The Source

After a seven-year break from stand up, during which she had babies, made a movie...


Tipperary Excel Hosts Culture Night 2016

Date for your Culture Diary: Culture Night 2016 will take place on Friday 16th...


Tipperary Excel Youth Theatre Hosts Hairspray

The Simon Ryan Theatre, Tipperary Excel hosts  Tipperary Excel Youth Theatre Group‘s...


Upcoming Films At The Excel Cinema

Friends of the Simon Ryan Theatre encourage Tipperary Excel patrons and film lovers...


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Corrigan Brothers Release Tipperary Hurling Song “I’ll tell you now”

The Corrigan Brothers have released a new Tipperary Hurling Song.  They have...


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