News

Irish Water urges Tipperary homeowners to check their pipes as Draft Lead in Drinking Water Mitigation Plan is published

July 29, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

Irish Water is today urging all homeowners in Tipperary whose houses were built before 1980 to check their internal plumbing for lead pipes. Public drinking water supplies are lead free but lead, which poses a serious health risk, can dissolve in drinking water from internal lead pipes which are common in older homes and buildings. Irish Water is confident that lead piping has been removed from the public water distribution mains but the utility estimates that approximately 180,000 homes in Ireland and hundreds of commercial and public buildings still have internal lead plumbing, including lead... [Read the full story]

GAA

Tipperary now 125/1 to lift Sam Maguire

July 27, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

Dublin remain the warm 10/11 favourites to retain the Sam Maguire trophy with Kerry next at 4/1. Following their shock win over Derry, Tipperary are now 125/1 from 500/1 and will face Galway (16/1) in the quarter finals next Sunday. Clare, who shocked Roscommon will now face Kerry and remain 250/1 to go all the way. Liam Glynn, BoyleSports’ spokesperson said: “We have seen plenty of support for Tyrone across the weekend with punters latching onto the 5/1 resulting in their price being cut into 9/2.” He added “Dublin and Mayo remain the biggest losers in the antepost book, but with the momentum... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

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

July 27, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

After a seven-year break from stand up, during which she had babies, made a movie in Vietnam and became the mother of Moone Boy, Deirdre O’Kane returns with a brand new show. She is definitely older but is she wiser? What has she learned from being a stay at home mum, achieving the glory of middle-age and chasing after collagen as it attempts to leave her life forever? She reveals all (well nearly all) in 1Dee. Deirdre O’Kane at the Source Arts Centre, Thurles Deirdre O’Kane: 1 DEE Saturday 17 September @ 8pm The Source Arts Centre Thurles   For all bookings and enquiries  ring 0504-90204... [Read the full story]

Events

Ballyhoura International Walking Festival 2016 August 20th and 21st

July 26, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

Walkers Looking across the Golden Vale from the summit of Blackrock on the Ballyhoura Mountains   Throngs of walkers are expected to descend on the many towns and villages of Ballyhoura Country over the August weekend (20th & 21st) as a kick start to Heritage Week, to take part in the 2016 Ballyhoura International Walking Festival. The festival, now in its 22nd year is expecting to attract walkers throughout the weekend from all over Ireland and appealing to many of our overseas visitors and friends.   The festival provides an opportunity to explore some of Ballyhoura Country’s... [Read the full story]

Sports

Ballyhoura International Walking Festival 2016 August 20th and 21st

July 26, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

Walkers Looking across the Golden Vale from the summit of Blackrock on the Ballyhoura Mountains   Throngs of walkers are expected to descend on the many towns and villages of Ballyhoura Country over the August weekend (20th & 21st) as a kick start to Heritage Week, to take part in the 2016 Ballyhoura International Walking Festival. The festival, now in its 22nd year is expecting to attract walkers throughout the weekend from all over Ireland and appealing to many of our overseas visitors and friends.   The festival provides an opportunity to explore some of Ballyhoura Country’s... [Read the full story]

Business

Calling all Tipperary engineering firms – Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards now open for entries

July 29, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

Entries are now being sought throughout the country including County Tipperary for the 2016 Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards held in association with ESB. These annual awards are chosen and presented by the 23,000-strong membership organisation in recognition of the achievements of engineers who have demonstrated exceptional engineering skills through their work. In addition to the flagship Engineering Project of the Year award, other awards include the Local Authority Engineering Initiative award, a Technical Innovation award and special awards in the fields of Geoscience, Heritage and Conservation.... [Read the full story]

News

Irish Water urges Tipperary homeowners to check their pipes as Draft Lead in Drinking Water Mitigation Plan is published

Irish Water is today urging all homeowners in Tipperary whose houses were built before 1980 to check their internal plumbing for lead pipes. Public drinking water supplies are lead free but lead, which poses a serious health risk, can dissolve in drinking water from internal lead pipes which are common in older homes...

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91% of Students concerned about their future and 80% intend to emigrate

The Union of Students in Ireland said the government risks losing a generation at the forefront of tech, medicine and scientific growth if it doesn’t prioritise the future of young people in Ireland. 91% of students are concerned about their future in Ireland and over two thirds of college students are considering...

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Palestinian children en route to Nenagh for ‘Gaza Kids to Ireland’ football visit

CHILDREN from the Al-Helal club in the besieged Gaza strip will arrive in Dublin today [Friday] to begin a 10-day visit of fun and football. The footballers, aged from 10 to 14 years old, will stay and play in Nenagh, Co Tipperary, as well as in Maynooth, Dublin, Limerick, Kinvara and Wexford over the coming days. “The...

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Calling all Tipperary engineering firms – Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards now open for entries

Entries are now being sought throughout the country including County Tipperary for the 2016 Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards held in association with ESB. These annual awards are chosen and presented by the 23,000-strong membership organisation in recognition of the achievements of engineers who have demonstrated...

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UL Seeks ‘Digs’ Landlords To Meet Student Accommodation Demand

In response to the unprecedented demand for student accommodation for University of Limerick students, the UL Accommodation Service has launched a campaign inviting homeowners and landlords to come forward and advertise available accommodation on the University Accommodation List.   UL provides over 2,600 student...

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GAA

Tipperary now 125/1 to lift Sam Maguire

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Tipperary GAA Scene 26th July

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Tipperary U21Hurling Team to play Waterford on July 27th in the Bord Gáis Energy Munster Championship Final

The Tipperary team to face Waterford in the Bord Gáis Energy Munster Hurling U21...


Tipperary And Kilkenny At 6/4 To Lift Liam McCarthy Cup

Following their six point victory in the All Ireland SHC quarter final over Clare,...


Tipperary team to play Derry in the All-Ireland Football Championship round 4A qualifier

The Tipperary team to play Derry in tomorrow’s All-Ireland Football Championship...


Tipperary Camogie Notes 19th July

Intermediate Munster Final Tipperary 0-19  Cork 1-07 Congratulation’s...


Tipperary GAA Scene 19th July

by PRO Joe Bracken. TIPPERARY MUNSTER U21 HURLING SEMI-FINAL Congratulations to...


Tipperary U21 Team to play Limerick on Thursday July 14th in the Bord Gáis Energy Munster U21 Hurling Semi-final

The Tipperary team to play Limerick in the Bord Gáis Energy Munster U21 Hurling...


Tipperary GAA Scene 12th July

by PRO Joe Bracken. MUNSTER SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP HURLING FINAL A result that no one...


Tipperary Camogie News 11th July

Tipperary Camogie News 11th July

Liberty Insurance Senior Camogie Championship Tipperary 0-14  Dublin 2-08 Tipperary...


Tipperary GAA Draw July Results

New Tipperary GAA Members Draw 2016/2017 July 2016 Draw (Held Friday,...


Tipperary Team to play Waterford in Senior Hurling Munster Championship Final

The Tipperary Senior and Minor hurling teams to contest their respective Munster...


Tipperary Tipped To Retain Munster Senior Hurling Championship Title

Galway and Roscommon contest Sunday’s Connacht Senior Football Championship...


Tipperary GAA Scene 5th July

by PRO Joe Bracken. MUNSTER SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP HURLING FINAL And then there were...


Tipperary Camogie

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Entertainment

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...


Winners Of Tipp’s Got Talent Are Hip Hop Duo

The winners of Tipp’s’ Got Talent  2016 are Hip Hop dance duo, brothers Aidan...


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

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


Mundy Is Back For Birr Vintage Week And Arts Festival

Mundy at Birr Theatre He’s back: The one and only MUNDY returns to Birr Theatre...


Jam Packed Programme of Events for All the Family at Terryglass Arts Festival

Jam Packed Programme of Events for All the Family at Terryglass Arts Festival

Terryglass Arts Festival is less than a month away and this year’s festival promises...


Tipperary Rose Fiona O Sullivan spoilt for choice with Tipperary Fashion

Tipperary Rose Fiona O Sullivan spoilt for choice with Tipperary Fashion

‘Life is too short to wear boring clothes’, especially when you are spoilt for...


Tipp’s Got Talent Final At Excel Arts Centre

GRAND FINALE- SUNDAY 17TH JULY 2016 Simon Ryan Theatre, Tipperary Excel. Tickets ...


Pride Of Tipperary Contest At The Tipperary Excel

      Show pride in your  Pride of Tipperary contestant by supporting...


A Chance To Dance At Birr Theatre & Arts Centre

A Chance To Dance, a summer camp for children with special needs will be running...


Calling all Tipperary Little Readers! Free books for under 5s

Calling all Tipperary Little Readers! Free books for under 5s

Bord Gáis Energy is calling on Tipperary book lovers to share their love of reading...


Clommel Junction Festival unveils concerts in Mitchelstown Caves, Giant 7m Rabbits and much more

Clommel Junction Festival unveils concerts in Mitchelstown Caves, Giant 7m Rabbits and much more

“There are any number of colourful festivals in smaller pockets of the country...


Songschool – Creative music, songwriting, recording and performing workshop for teens at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

Songschool – Creative music, songwriting, recording and performing workshop for teens at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

Since 2001, Songschool has encouraged and helped thousands of students write, record...


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