News

CAP Can Play Important Role In Creating Rural Jobs – Carthy

September 29, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

Sinn Féin’s Matt Carthy who is a member of the European Parliament’s Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee, has welcomed a vote which saw a report entitled “How the CAP can Help to Create Rural Jobs”, receive the overwhelming support of MEPs. Carthy, who was a negotiator for the report stated after the vote in Brussels: “This vote, of which I was the Shadow Rapporteur, comes at a critical juncture. With many aspects of the CAP currently being examined in advance of the mid-term review process and with job creation in agriculture and rural areas becoming an important point of... [Read the full story]

GAA

Tipperary Management Teams 2017

September 29, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

The following Tipperary managerial appointments  for 2017 were ratified at a Tipperary Co. Board meeting held last night, Wednesday, September 28th. Hurling Management Teams for 2017 Senior – As 2016; Manager – Michael Ryan (Upperchurch-Drombane), Coach/Selector – Declan Fanning (Killenaule), Selectors – John Madden (Lorrha-Dorrha) and Conor Stakelum (Borris-Ileigh). U21 – As 2016; William Maher (Ballingarry), Selectors – John Devane (Clonoulty-Rossmore) and Liam O’Shea (Kilruane MacDonaghs). Minor – As 2016; Manager – Liam Cahill (Ballingarry),... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

Simon and Garfunkel Tribute Through the Years at The Source Thurles

Simon and Garfunkel Tribute Through the Years at The Source Thurles

September 30, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

Bookends perform the most authentic sounding tribute to the unforgettable music of Simon & Garfunkel. Made up of Dan Haynes & Pete Richards, Bookends have toured extensively with their concerts being described as ‘simply breathtaking’. Performing the songs in a truly captivating way, against a backdrop of images and video footage, their delicate recreation of the unmistakable sound of the American folk-rock duo is something of a masterpiece. Their event at The Source Arts Centre this month is just one of two Irish gigs, and their ONLY southern date, tickets are moving fast.   “One... [Read the full story]

Events

Two Tipperary ladies vying for victory in Miss Ireland 2016 tonight

Two Tipperary ladies vying for victory in Miss Ireland 2016 tonight

September 23, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

Tonight is the 69th Miss Ireland Final where glitz and glamour meet poise and personality in Dublin’s Crowne Plaza Hotel at Northwood. The much-anticipated black-tie social event of the year will kick off with the Bloom Gin drinks reception from 5.30pm followed by the show and dinner from 7pm. The winner of the much-coveted title will represent the country at the final of Miss World. This takes place in Washington DC on December 19th, with the lucky lady flying out in advance, onNovember 27th. She will also receive a lucrative modeling contract and a host of prizes including clothes, a professional... [Read the full story]

Sports

Borrisoleigh Track-Attack is Back

Borrisoleigh Track-Attack is Back

September 26, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

Next Monday night (October 3rd) sees the return of Track-Attack for a 10 week Series that will see participants of all age and standard flood the Borrisoleigh track, all aiming to achieve their own personal goals. . Track-Attackers Tom Delaney, David O’Connor and Cillian O’Brien In September 2014, Track-Attack began with a total of 34 participants on its opening night. As word began to spread, the numbers began to swell and this year to date, 252 members have joined the Track-Attack family. Members hail from well beyond the Borrisoleigh parish boundaries and all are welcome and encouraged... [Read the full story]

Business

WP Engine expects to create 100 jobs in Limerick in its new Technical Support & Innovation Centre

September 26, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

WP Engine, a company that powers amazing digital experiences for websites and applications built on the WordPress platform announced the opening of its new Technical Support & Innovation Centre in Limerick today, which is expected to create 100 jobs over three years.   WP Engine is the leader in delivering managed services for premium websites built on WordPress. Today, approximately 5% of the online world visits a website powered by WP Engine every day. Globally, over 350,000 digital brands trust WP Engine with their online reputation across 136 countries and counting. Since the launch... [Read the full story]

News

CAP Can Play Important Role In Creating Rural Jobs – Carthy

Sinn Féin’s Matt Carthy who is a member of the European Parliament’s Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee, has welcomed a vote which saw a report entitled “How the CAP can Help to Create Rural Jobs”, receive the overwhelming support of MEPs. Carthy, who was a negotiator for the report stated after...

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Tipperary Towns Urged To Improve Collection And Treatment Of Waste Water

Waste water: Commission urges IRELAND to improve the collection and treatment of waste water The European Commission is calling on Ireland to ensure that urban waste water is adequately treated in 38 agglomerations around the country. Under EU law (Council Directive 91/271/EEC), towns and cities are required to collect...

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Prepare Now For Winter Motoring Conditions – Mitchelin Advises

Now is the time to prepare your car for the Winter conditions that lie ahead, tyre manufacturer Michelin advises.   Against the backdrop of survey results conducted by them showing that sixty per cent of motorists drive with tyres that are underinflated, it is noted that, with normal tyres, low temperatures can...

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Shortage of Chefs threatens the success of Tourism Industry Recovery – Restaurants Association of Ireland

The Restaurants Association of Ireland (RAI) today launched its Pre-Budget Submission 2017, “Putting Tourism, Hospitality and Food at the Centre of Our Recovery.” The plan outlines the RAI’s key issues that need to be addressed for the Restaurant and Hospitality sector ahead of Budget 2017. Shortage of Chefs has...

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Emma Meagher from Boherlahan Co Tipperary appointed as Partner heading up Women’s Medical Negligence Unit

Emma Meagher from Boherlahan Co Tipperary appointed as Partner heading up Women’s Medical Negligence Unit

Emma Meagher, from Boherlahan, Co Tipperary, has been appointed as Partner heading up the Women’s Medical Negligence Unit at James McSweeney Solicitors. Emma Meagher, from Boherlahan, Co Tipperary, has been appointed as Partner heading up the Women’s Medical Negligence Unit at James McSweeney Solicitors. Emma joined...

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GAA

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Tipperary Camogie notes

Junior B Camogie County Final Next Sunday 2nd October Ballina and Boherlahan will...


Tipperary GAA Scene 20th September

by PRO Joe Bracken. ALL-IRELAND HURLING ROUNDUP Two weeks on from Tipperary’s...


Tipperary GAA Scene

by PRO Joe Bracken. ALL-IRELAND HOMECOMING ROUNDUP After a whirlwind week, a sense...


U14 Orla McDonagh Blitz a fantastic success

On Sunday 28th August Tipperary Camogie hosted the Annual Orla McDonagh U14...


All Ireland Hurling Success For Tipperary Seniors and Minors

All Ireland Hurling Success For Tipperary Seniors and Minors

by PRO Joe Bracken. One of the greatest days in the modern era for Tipperary GAA...


Tipperary 7/4 to retain Liam McCarthy in 2017

Following their nine point demolition of Kilkenny in the All-Ireland SHC Final, BoyleSports...


Tipperary Camogie news

U14 All-Ireland Blitz Next Saturday 10th September the All-Ireland blitz takes place...


Tipperary Minor team to play Limerick in All Ireland Hurling Final

Tipperary minor hurling team manager Liam Cahill has named his side to face Limerick...


Tipperary Team to play Kilkenny in All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final

With the countdown well and truly on to the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship...


Tipperary GAA Scene 30th August

by PRO Joe Bracken. ALL-IRELAND SENIOR HURLING FINAL The clock is winding down to...


Irish TV To Broadcast Live Hurling Final Preview From Tipperary

Tipperary and Kilkenny experts and fans will go head-to-head when Irish TV broadcast...


Tipperary Camogie

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Entertainment

Simon and Garfunkel Tribute Through the Years at The Source Thurles

Simon and Garfunkel Tribute Through the Years at The Source Thurles

Bookends perform the most authentic sounding tribute to the unforgettable music of...


A Touch Of Movie Magic At Birr Theatre & Arts Centre Next Week

It’s all eyes on Birr Theatre & Arts Centre on Friday 7 October, 8pm as the...


Louise Morrissey Coming To Nenagh Arts Centre

Louise and Norman Morrissey Louise Morrissey has long been regarded...


Dermot Byrne Trad Trio Coming To Nenagh Arts Centre

Dermot Byrne Trio Dermot Byrne, one of Ireland’s finest traditional...


Christine Bovill’s Piaf Coming To Nenagh Arts Centre

Christine Bovill’s PIAF, as much a play as it is a musical homage, is...


Brendan Grace Coming To Nenagh Arts Centre

Brendan Grace at the Nenagh Arts Centre It’s a funny old world...


Source Arts Theatre In Thurles Presents The Birds

Tipperary company Sound Out Theatre presents Conor McPherson’s adaptation of this...


Magic Of The Movies Coming To Birr Theatre And Arts Centre

The Irish Chamber Orchestra presents THE MAGIC OF THE MOVIES showcasing some of Hollywood’s...


Special Brew – A Ska Tribute at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

Special Brew – A Ska Tribute at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

Special Brew are a seven piece Ska Tribute band from Dublin. They have been together...


New book exposes story behind Ireland’s gas and oil

With estimates of a ‘potential of at least ten billion barrels of oil equivalent’[1] (oil...


Mercier Press announce fiction competition for first-time authors

Mercier Press announce fiction competition for first-time authors

Ireland’s oldest independent publishing house, Mercier Press has launched a fantastic...


St Cronan’s Camogie Club presents Roscrea’s Got Talent 21st October 2016

Singing, Dancing, Comedy…………………anything goes. Cash Prizes,  Raffle...


Corrigan Brothers Ryder Cup Song “Come on Team Europe Lets do it again”

President Obamas favourite Irish band the Corrigan Brothers have released...


Free entertainment and 10 year birthday celebrations at The Source – Culture Night 2016

Culture Night comprises hundreds of events across Ireland and overseas. From nation’s...


Roscrea Soap Box Race 2016 Sunday 11th September

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The town of Roscrea is getting all revved up for the Roscrea Soap Box Race which...


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