News

International fisheries biologist presents a novel approach to boost wild Atlantic salmon populations in Irish rivers

October 20, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

As part of the Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) Research Seminar Series, Dr Kyle Young, a Research Associate from the University of Zurich, was recently invited to Ireland to give a presentation on his novel approach to enhance wild Atlantic salmon production in river systems. This concept proposes the translocation of wild fry from abundant to low productivity areas within a catchment. Natural survival bottlenecks are experienced by Atlantic salmon through each stage of its lifecycle, from egg to fry, fry to parr, parr to smolt and so on. Under natural conditions, the vast majority of wild salmon... [Read the full story]

GAA

John O’Keeffe Retirement Announcement from Inter County Hurling

October 20, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

Having joined the Tipperary senior hurling setup at inter-county level in 2011 culminating in the highlight of winning an All-Ireland winners medal in 2016, I now wish to announce my retirement from the inter-county scene. I step away from inter-county action, happy in the knowledge that I gave my best at all times and enjoyed every aspect of it. I’d like to thank especially Tipperary Co. Board, Tipperary Supporters Club, the various backroom teams and all those who also contributed in any way that helped me and the teams I played with. The support from the Tipp following was also very much... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

No Stairway, Ireland’s finest Led Zeppelin tribute act at The Source for one night only Halloween weekend

No Stairway, Ireland’s finest Led Zeppelin tribute act at The Source for one night only Halloween weekend

October 20, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

  The band is fronted by Galway songwriter, raconteur and all-round entertainer Steven Sharpe. He is joined by Shane O’Malley on bass and keys, Ronan O’Malley on guitar, and Bill Dunne on drums. They aim to recreate Zeppelin’s live presence and studio albums as faithfully as possible. From Plant’s soaring vocals, Bonham’s thunderous drums, Jone’s multitasking, to Page’s blistering guitar work; all the parts are treated with the respect they deserve! 2016 was a great year for No Stairway, having played some of the top venues around the country: The... [Read the full story]

Events

Tipperary To Raise Funds For Vital Work Of The Simon Community

October 19, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

Pyjama parties, bake sales, fancy dress and funky hair styles, it’s that time of year again at Peter Mark! The annual Petermarkathon fundraiser is back and coming to Peter Mark Market Place Clonmel, Tipperary from Friday 27th – Monday 30th October 2017. This year, the Peter Mark team aim to raise much needed funds for The Simon Community and specifically contribute to maintaining the support facilities for homeless individuals in crisis as part of the “Make it Home” campaign.   The vital work of the Simon Community is needed now more than ever as Ireland faces a housing and homelessness... [Read the full story]

Sports

Borrisoleigh Track Attack

October 16, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

Track Attack is postponed tonight Monday 16th October due to weather Red Alert   John Drives on Laois   John Slattery returned from injury to produce an excellent performance which in turn drove Team Laois to the head of the leaderboard in group 1 of the Track-Attack All Ireland Series which is sponsored by Declan Maher Financial Services.   Team Dublin are the early pacesetters in group 2. Their star performers on the night were Jim Costigan and Niamh Butler. Daniel Madden, Helena Kennedy Doyle and George Grogan were the driving forces behind Team Sligo’s to the summit of group 3 while... [Read the full story]

Business

Midwest Region Celebrate Record Number of Female Entrepreneurs since 2000

October 13, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

Local Enterprise Office Tipperary teamed up with LEOs in Counties Clare and Limerick to organise an event for aspiring female entrepreneurs and female-led businesses across the region at the Lakeside Hotel, Ballina, Co Tipperary on October 12th. Key note speaker for the Mid-West event was Chanelle McCoy and other special guests included; Celia Holman Lee, The Holman Lee Agency and Catherine Duffy GM of Northern Trust. The event was one of fifteen LEO-led events which took place across the country to mark National Women’s Enterprise Day. ‘Open doors to new markets’ was the theme for National... [Read the full story]

News

International fisheries biologist presents a novel approach to boost wild Atlantic salmon populations in Irish rivers

As part of the Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) Research Seminar Series, Dr Kyle Young, a Research Associate from the University of Zurich, was recently invited to Ireland to give a presentation on his novel approach to enhance wild Atlantic salmon production in river systems. This concept proposes the translocation...

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Tipperary Gardaí Receive Bravery Awards

Tipperary Gardaí Receive Bravery Awards

At approximately 7:00 p.m. on 13th July, 2012, Clonmel Gardaí were alerted to a single vehicle road traffic collision on the main Clonmel to Fethard Road at Rathronan, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. Garda Mark Holden and Garda J.P. O’Sullivan who were in the Clonmel Patrol Car and Garda John Hennessy and Garda Alan...

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Narrow defeat for County Boundary Motion deeply disappointing – Rural Independent Group

Members of the Oireachtas Rural Independent Group have described the narrow defeat of their Dáil motion on the detrimental extension of county boundaries as a lost opportunity to protect rural Ireland. The Motion was ultimately defeated after a Fianna Fail counter amendment was supported by a margin of 66 votes...

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INMO Insist Employers Pay Employees Time Lost Due To Ophelia

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) today, in response to enquiries from members, have indicated that they will not tolerate employers deducting pay or insisting that employees take annual leave, as a result of having to stay away from work yesterday due to Hurricane Ophelia.  Pointing to the fact that...

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Why Have Timber And Wood Imports Surpassed €1 Billion In Under 3 Years – Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has called on the Minister of State for Food, Forestry and Horticulture, Andrew Doyle, to clarify why Ireland has had to import over 1 million 840 thousand tonnes of timber and crude wood materials since 2015. Deputy McGrath was speaking after a Parliamentary Question addressed to the...

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GAA

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Entertainment

No Stairway, Ireland’s finest Led Zeppelin tribute act at The Source for one night only Halloween weekend

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  The band is fronted by Galway songwriter, raconteur and all-round entertainer...


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