News

Lough Derg RNLI takes receipt of a new lifeboat, an Atlantic 85 B911 ‘Jean Spier’

November 15, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

At 4pm today, November 12, Philip and Sue Cracknell delivered Lough Derg RNLI’s new lifeboat, the Atlantic 85 B911 Jean Spier to the Station. At 6pm, the first group of volunteer crew went afloat with their Trainer Assessors Helena Duggan and Stephen McNulty. Crew will train in three hour shifts everyday this week. On Saturday, November 10, the Naming Ceremony for the new lifeboat, the Jean Spier, took place at the RNLI Lifeboat College at Poole in the south of England. The new lifeboat was donated to the charity by Robert and his late wife Jean Spier and, having identified Lough Derg... [Read the full story]

GAA

Tipperary GAA Scene

November 15, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

PRO Joe Bracken NEW TIPPERARY LEAD SPONSOR   Tipperary GAA is delighted to announce that it has reached an agreement with Teneo, the world’s leading global CEO advisory firm to become its lead sponsor.  The sponsorship takes effect from 1 January 2019 and incorporates the county’s hurling and football teams, from minors through to seniors.   Commenting on the sponsorship agreement, Tipperary GAA Chairman John Devane said, “Tipperary County Board is delighted to announce that it has entered into a sponsorship agreement with Teneo. Teneo is the world’s leading CEO advisory firm and has... [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

Peter Mark opens newly refurbished salon in Clonmel

November 15, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Peter Mark has officially opened the doors to its newly refurbished salon in Market Place Shopping Centre, Clonmel.   Featuring a contemporary yet minimalistic look, the newly refurbished salon incorporates soft ceramic and classic glazed finishes, in line with the Peter Mark signature style. The welcoming reception area includes a vast range of hair care products and accessories from brands including ghd, Kérastase, Pureology, REDKEN and the L’Oréal Steampod. The salon offers a full range of hair services, treatments and professional advice that only Peter Mark can offer. Blow dries... [Read the full story]

News

Lough Derg RNLI takes receipt of a new lifeboat, an Atlantic 85 B911 ‘Jean Spier’

At 4pm today, November 12, Philip and Sue Cracknell delivered Lough Derg RNLI’s new lifeboat, the Atlantic 85 B911 Jean Spier to the Station. At 6pm, the first group of volunteer crew went afloat with their Trainer Assessors Helena Duggan and Stephen McNulty. Crew will train in three hour shifts everyday...

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Prediabetes & Type 2 Diabetes Education Course in Templemore 28th November

With World Diabetes Day falling annually on November 14th, Diabetes Ireland urges those with the condition to avail of information, education, and supports provided to help in better managing the condition. As more and more people are being diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, all hospitals and GP practices are struggling...

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Almost 2,000 Tipperary students participated in the Green-Schools water theme

Following the drought of summer 2018 Irish Water is delighted to once again sponsor the An Taisce Green-Schools water theme for the sixth year running. School children across Ireland saved over 389 million litres of water last year, the equivalent of over 450 million cups of coffee, due to their participation in the...

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Peter Mark opens newly refurbished salon in Clonmel

Peter Mark has officially opened the doors to its newly refurbished salon in Market Place Shopping Centre, Clonmel.   Featuring a contemporary yet minimalistic look, the newly refurbished salon incorporates soft ceramic and classic glazed finishes, in line with the Peter Mark signature style. The welcoming reception...

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Seán Kelly secures EU support for proposals on new €650 billion fund

Seán Kelly MEP has secured the backing of the EU Parliament’s Industry Committee for the Invest EU Programme, on which the Ireland-South MEP is lead negotiator for the EPP Group. The new fund is expected to trigger more than €650 billion in additional investment across the EU over a seven-year period.   “The...

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