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Homes for Smart Ageing Universal Design Challenge Brief

February 20, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

Adaptable and smart homes will be the future in the developed world with advantages from saving energy to creating homes suitable for a lifetime. The Homes for Smart Ageing Universal Design Challenge (HSAUDC) is an open call for ideas that can demonstrate innovation in the design and delivery of solutions for adaptable and smart homes. HSAUDC offers up to €100,000 in prizes. The overarching objective of the HSAUDC is to develop ideas that will improve the quality of life for older persons in Ireland in the context of Action 2.19 of the Action Plan for Housing and Homelessness and the Programme... [Read the full story]

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Tipperary GAA Scene

February 21, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

By PRO Joe Bracken SENIOR HURLING In terms of aiming towards a final solid league position the Tipperary hurlers earned another valuable two points towards that goal again on the trot away from home in round 2 of the Allianz League Division 1A following their 1-18 to 0-15 defeat of Waterford on Sunday last. This was a very satisfactory result with another win under the belt in the league. Job done, it was immediately boxed off as thoughts focused on the visit of Clare to Semple Stadium on Sunday week in the first of their two home games inside seven days. For now though congratulations to the team... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

Catherine Leonard and Hugh Tinney are back on stage at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

Catherine Leonard and Hugh Tinney are back on stage at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

February 17, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

The Leonard-Tinney Duo Two of Ireland’s most distinguished musicians with highly successful solo careers at home and internationally, violinist Catherine Leonard and pianist Hugh Tinney have performed as a duo since 2000.  Their musically scintillating partnership provides exciting and beautiful performances of a broad range of repertoire.  As a Duo, they have performed in Sweden, USA and  England, and have toured nationwide regularly. Of their RTE Lyric fm Beethoven CD, the Journal of Music wrote of “the beguiling intimacy, quiet authority, meticulous attention to detail and carefully... [Read the full story]

Events

Theatre And Treats Showcase With Fracture Youth Theatre In Thurles

February 13, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

Celebrating eighteen years at the heart of the Thurles community, Fracture Youth Theatre invites you to their upcoming showcase on Saturday the 18th of February. An evening of Theatre and Treats for all the family,  there will be performances from past members and current members with the token trip down memory lane and some stories, experiences and short performances from past productions. The showcase is part of the Open Week in which the National Association for Youth Drama will after nearly 40 years, re-launch as Youth Theatre Ireland.  Fracture Youth Theatre is a member of Youth... [Read the full story]

Sports

Borrisoleigh Track-Attack Notes

Borrisoleigh Track-Attack Notes

February 20, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

Templederry’s Sean Collins in Pole Position   Following the accumulation of points after the sixth round action of the Track-Attack Twin Peaks Series, 32 of the 33 group leaders have retained the pole position with the only exception happening in group 23.      Templederry’s Sean Collins produced yet another excellent performance and as a result he has overtaken Cian Murphy at the head of proceedings with the minimum lead of a single point.   Track-Attacker Cillian Kennedy Although 32 participants retained their leading positions, the gaps have closed in many with the chasing packs making... [Read the full story]

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Homes for Smart Ageing Universal Design Challenge Brief

February 20, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

Adaptable and smart homes will be the future in the developed world with advantages from saving energy to creating homes suitable for a lifetime. The Homes for Smart Ageing Universal Design Challenge (HSAUDC) is an open call for ideas that can demonstrate innovation in the design and delivery of solutions for adaptable and smart homes. HSAUDC offers up to €100,000 in prizes. The overarching objective of the HSAUDC is to develop ideas that will improve the quality of life for older persons in Ireland in the context of Action 2.19 of the Action Plan for Housing and Homelessness and the Programme... [Read the full story]

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Homes for Smart Ageing Universal Design Challenge Brief

Adaptable and smart homes will be the future in the developed world with advantages from saving energy to creating homes suitable for a lifetime. The Homes for Smart Ageing Universal Design Challenge (HSAUDC) is an open call for ideas that can demonstrate innovation in the design and delivery of solutions for adaptable...

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EPA – 2016 A year of progress – and challenges ahead that require input of all sectors and all citizens

The EPA Year in Review 2016 shows that while we have made much progress on environmental issues in Ireland, we now face complex challenges that require the input of all sectors and all citizens. This was underlined by the publication last year of the sixth State of the Environment  report. The report showed that the...

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IFA reaction to Hill Walker’s Court Case being overturned

IFA Hill Committee Chairman Pat Dunne has noted today’s judgement, which has overturned damages to a claimant following an incident while walking on the Wicklow Mountains in 2013.   Pat Dunne said, “The finding that an onus exists on the walker to have a duty of care is an important recognition from a landowner’s...

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Lonergan hopeful Knockagh Roundabout works will improve safety

Independent County Councillor, Martin Lonergan has welcomed confirmation that Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) have identified Knockagh Roundabout on the N24 as a site for resurfacing works in 2017 under their HD28 Programme. The news came following a Notice of Motion tabled by Cllr. Lonergan at the February...

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Tipperary Water Baby Honoured At Water Babies Little Heroes Awards

Water Babies, Ireland’s leading baby and toddler swim school, is delighted to announce the winners of their Little Heroes Awards, following a nationwide search to find Ireland’s most inspiring young swimmers.   Water Babies is thrilled to honour fourteen ‘Little Heroes’ who have battled illness and adversity...

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Tipperary GAA Scene 7th February

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Tipperary Football team to play Antrim in Round 1 of the Allianz Football League Feb 5th

The Tipperary football team to play Antrim in Round 1 of the Allianz Football League...


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Fr. Alec Reid Festival of Hurling Weekend

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Tipperary GAA Scene

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Tipperary Ladies Football

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Tipperary Ladies Football Team Announced

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Tipperary GAA Scene 24th January

Tipperary GAA Scene 24th January

By PRO Joe Bracken SENIOR HURLING This weekend January 28/29, a huge Antrim welcome...


Tipperary GAA Scene 17th January

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January GAA Draw Results

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Entertainment

Catherine Leonard and Hugh Tinney are back on stage at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

Catherine Leonard and Hugh Tinney are back on stage at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

The Leonard-Tinney Duo Two of Ireland’s most distinguished musicians with...


Jane Eyre: An Autobiography at Source Arts Centre, Thurles By Dyad Productions

Jane Eyre: An Autobiography at Source Arts Centre, Thurles By Dyad Productions

From the creators of Dalloway, The Unremarkable Death of Marilyn Monroe, Female...


Nenagh Arts Centre Presents Ariel

‘Ariel’ tells the story of the Fitzgerald family over a ten year...


Saturday Kids Club Presents “The Secret Life Of Pets” At The Tipperary Excel Cinema

Tipperary Excel Cinema hosts a fantastic programme of films all year round...


John B. Keanes’s Big Maggie at the Excel Arts Centre

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Dolly Parton’s ‘Brand-Spankin’ new Musical is coming to Tipperary Town!

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Exclusive Pre-Screening Of Fifty Shades Darker And Masquerade Pre-Party At The Excel Arts Centre

** ATTENTION LADIES** Tipperary Excel is delighted to announce Ladies night is back...


The High Kings Extend Grace And Glory Tour into March/April

The High Kings, the true heirs of Ireland’s folk heritage, have just announced...


Liverpool Legend Ian Rush Comes To Nenagh Arts Centre

Ian Rush played for Liverpool FC between the years 1980 to 1996 and...


Nenagh Arts Centre Presents Cinema Paradiso

Cinema Paradiso is the beautiful, enchanting story of a young boy’s lifelong...


A Date For Mad Mary At Nenagh Arts Centre

‘Mad’ Mary McArdle returns to Drogheda after a short spell in prison...


Ubu On The Table At Nenagh Arts Centre

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A Literary Evening With Julian Gough, Roisin Meaney And Michael Durack

Join poet Michael Durack and writers Julian Gough and Roisin Meaney – for...


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The Source Arts Centre is gearing up for a night of ‘swingtastic’ dance moves,...


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