News

European Commission recommends to the European Council (Article 50) to find that decisive progress has been made in Brexit negotiations

November 14, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

The negotiators of the European Commission and the United Kingdom have today reached a deal on the terms of the Article 50 Withdrawal Agreement. All aspects of the Withdrawal Agreement have now been finalised and agreed at negotiator level. This agreement marks a decisive moment in the negotiations. The European Commission therefore recommended to the European Council (Article 50) to find that decisive progress has been made in the negotiations on the orderly withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union, allowing the negotiations on the withdrawal agreement to be concluded and the... [Read the full story]

GAA

Tipperary GAA Scene 7th November

November 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER CLUB FIXTURES Commiserations to our senior club representatives Clonoulty-Rossmore and Moyle Rovers who both exited the Munster club championship on Sunday last. In the AIB Munster Club Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Final Clonoulty-Rossmore went out at the hands of a very strong and experienced Na Piarsaigh (Limerick) side 3-22 to 0-13. For Moyle Rovers it was a similar fate as Dr. Crokes (Kerry) prevailed in the AIB Munster Club Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final on a score-line of 3-15 to 0-8. Best wishes to the two club teams in Munster championship action... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

Pat Kinevane’s New Play “Before” At The Source Arts Centre

October 30, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Before Written & Performed by Pat Kinevane Directed by Jim Culleton   Pat Kinevane is one of Ireland’s finest actors, and the man behind a trilogy of plays that explore what it is to be marginalised, a person on the edge, a person on the outside looking in. Pat Kinevane’s play “Before” at the Source Arts Centre. Photo by Gerard Blanch A multiple award-winner, Pat Kinevane has a gift of bringing fascinating, moving, and yet very funny stories to the stage. He breaks the fourth wall, reaching out to the audience and making them feel part of his world. His Corkonian accent... [Read the full story]

Events

Senator Frances Black In Nenagh: ‘Ireland Must Act On Palestine’

October 30, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Independent Senator Frances Black is coming to the Abbey Court Hotel in Nenagh to speak about Palestine and her Occupied Territories Bill 2018. The bill seeks to ban trade in goods produced in illegal Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian West Bank.   It passed an historic first vote in July, and will return to Seanad Eireann for the next stage of voting in November. In May, Tipperary County Council passed a motion in support of the legislation, and wrote to Senators urging them to pass it. Senator Black with family in Susiya, West Bank Senator Black will outline why she has tabled... [Read the full story]

Sports

Munster team to play Cheetahs in Guinness PRO14 clash at Toyota Stadium

November 3, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Bill Johnston & Fineen Wycherley Make First PRO14 Starts The Munster team has been named for Sunday’s Guinness PRO14 clash against the Cheetahs at Toyota Stadium (4.45pm local time, 2.45pm Irish time). Tyler Bleyendaal captains the side from inside centre with Bill Johnston and Fineen Wycherley making their first starts in the Guinness PRO14. There are nine changes to the starting XV that secured a last-gasp win over Glasgow in Limerick last weekend with three Academy players in the matchday squad. Four changes to the backline see Shane Daly, Alex Wootton, Bleyendaal and Johnston all come... [Read the full story]

Business

Tipperary Green Business Network hosts seminar on Moving Toward a Circular Economy

November 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Tipperary Green Business Network hosted a morning seminar on Moving Toward a Circular Economy on Wednesday 17th October in the Horse & Jockey Hotel, Thurles. The event took place as part of National Reuse Month which ran throughout October. The event was kindly sponsored by Ryan’s Cleaning and their CEO, Pat Ryan, gave an insight into the role they play at large events across Ireland and the UK. Set up by husband and wife duo Pat and Philomena Ryan over three decades ago, the company has grown to remarkable standards and is recognised as the industry leader in the event and venue cleaning... [Read the full story]

News

European Commission recommends to the European Council (Article 50) to find that decisive progress has been made in Brexit negotiations

The negotiators of the European Commission and the United Kingdom have today reached a deal on the terms of the Article 50 Withdrawal Agreement. All aspects of the Withdrawal Agreement have now been finalised and agreed at negotiator level. This agreement marks a decisive moment in the negotiations. The European...

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European Radon Day: The Environmental Protection Agency encourages everyone to test their homes for radon

Radon is invisible, colourless and odourless – and is linked to around 300 cases of lung cancer in Ireland every year Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer after smoking The levels of Radon gas in Irish homes are twice the European average It is estimated that about half a million people in Ireland...

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New Title – “Tracing your Tipperary Ancestors” now available

The title is a comprehensive guide to all of the records available for tracing families in County Tipperary and is filled with information on what the records contain, and how and where they can be accessed. This includes guidance on researching in Irish archives and on the many on-line sources now available. It is...

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ESB Science Blast to Ignite the Primary School Calendar

ESB has teamed up with the RDS to launch ESB Science Blast with showcases in Dublin, Limerick and Belfast in 2019 Entire 4th-6th classes encouraged to get involved in a non-competitive education programme investigating the science behind a simple question Up to 13,000 primary school students from all over...

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Tipperary Graduates at LIT Conferring Ceremony

New LIT graduates hear that 95% of last year’s class went directly into employment or further study, with three quarters working in the Mid West – LIT President called on new Minister for Education to review Third Level Education Blueprint during Conferring Speech. – 1,600 Students graduate from LIT...

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GAA

Tipperary GAA Scene 7th November

PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER CLUB FIXTURES Commiserations to our senior club representatives...


Tipperary GAA Scene

PRO Joe Bracken COUNTY SENIOR HURLING FINAL DAY   The Tipperary Water county...


October Tipperary GAA Draw Results

The results for the October Tipperary GAA Members Draw 2018/2019 held last night...


St. Joseph’s College Camogie blitz

St. Joseph’s College hosted a hugely successful Camogie blitz on Wednesday...


Tipperary GAA Scene

By PRO Joe Bracken MINOR STAR AWARDS   Congratulations to Sean Phelan (Nenagh...


Tipperary Camogie Ladies Night

Tipperary Camogie are launching a Ladies night on the 6th of October 2018 in the...


Tipperary GAA Scene

Tipperary, GAA, Joe Bracken, Allianz League, Bord Gais Energy U21 Team of the...


Tipperary GAA Scene 28th August

By PRO Joe Bracken BORD GAIS ENERGY U21 HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL ‘Happy...


Tipperary GAA Scene 22nd August

By PRO Joe Bracken BORD GAIS ENERGY U21 HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL The last remaining...


Tipperary GAA Scene

By PRO Joe Bracken BORD GAIS ENERGY U21 HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP Knowing only a top rate...


Tipperary GAA Scene 8th August

By PRO Joe Bracken BORD GAIS ENERGY U21 HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP The last Tipperary team...


Tipperary GAA Scene 24th July

By PRO Joe Bracken ELECTRIC IRELAND MINOR HURLING CHAMPIOHSHIP   The traditional...


Tipperary GAA Scene 17th July 2018

By PRO Joe Bracken ELECTRIC IRELAND MINOR HURLING CHAMPIOHSHIP   Depending on...


Tipperary GAA Scene 10th July 2018

By PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER U21 HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP Commiserations to the Tipperary...


Tipperary GAA Scene

By PRO Joe Bracken   MUNSTER MINOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP The immediate and main...


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Entertainment

Pat Kinevane’s New Play “Before” At The Source Arts Centre

Before Written & Performed by Pat Kinevane Directed by Jim Culleton   Pat...


South Tipperary Hospice to benefit from Gina concert, Friday October 26

South Tipperary Hospice is to benefit from a long-awaited concert featuring Gina...


Virgin Media TV to broadcast first ever National Lottery Good Causes Awards

The inaugural National Lottery Good Causes Awards are to be broadcast on Virgin...


A date for Thurles – With over six million plays on Spotify to date, The Carducci Quartet is recognised as one of today’s most successful string quartets

The Carducci Quartet is an internationally renowned Anglo-Irish string quartet based...


25 years after its first ground breaking tour, Pat McCabe’s ‘Frank Pig Says Hello’ returns to The Source Arts Centre Thurles

Twenty-five years after its first ground breaking tour, Pat McCabe’s FRANK...


Johnny McEvoy,The Source Arts Centre

Johnny McEvoy has always been highly acclaimed for his excellent shows and his current...


Award-winning Irish film The Lonely Battle of Thomas Reid set for nationwide Irish cinema release on 19th October

Two Irelands dramatically collide in Feargal Ward’s critically acclaimed...


Can a born and bred townie who falls in love with a farmer learn to live with the realities of the farming life?

‘I was hooked from page one. Hilarious, evocative, poignant, perceptive and...


North Tipp author Brendan Lynch launches new book at historic venue

Toomevara author and former Tipp county cyclist Brendan Lynch has published a new...


Debut novelist uses childhood memories for inspiration

Deeply moving and evocative prose. Haunting, tender yet hopeful. Pilgrim is a beautiful...


The Matchmaker starring Jon Kenny and Mary McEvoy at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

A classic of Irish Theatre, this is an opportunity for all those who missed this...


Switch on to Culture Night at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

Now in its thirteenth year, Culture Night returns on Friday September 21st 2018.   Culture...


Homeland: ‘Of MEMORY’ Group Exhibition at Damer House Gallery, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary

Homeland: ‘Of MEMORY’ Group Exhibition at Damer House Gallery, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary Since...


Demolition String Band to visit Finn’s Alehouse Borrisoleigh on their 5th Irish Tour

As part of their 5th Irish Tour, the internationally acclaimed Demolition String...


Acclaimed new Irish documentary A Mother Brings Her Son to Be Shot set for nationwide cinema release on 14th September

What would cause a Derry mother to bring her son to be shot?  Sinead O’Shea’s...


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