News

Christy Moore opens up in revealing new interview

February 20, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

In an in-depth new interview with Ruairí McKiernan on the Love and Courage podcast the legendary folk singer discusses the loss of his father at a young age, receiving hate mail, songs, spirituality, sobriety, and why he’s determined to do more for the planet.   Folk singer and musician Christy Moore, once named ‘Ireland’s greatest living musician’* has been entertaining and inspiring people all over the world for five decades. The Kildare born singer, who was a founder member of legendary acts Planxty and Moving Hearts, has released almost 30 solo albums, and continues to be an... [Read the full story]

GAA

Eamon O’Shea to join Tipperary senior hurling management team in supporting role

February 19, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

Tipperary GAA can confirm that Eamon O’Shea is to return to the senior hurling back-room team at the end of the Allianz hurling league in a support role, not as a selector, to manager Liam Sheedy and his coaching staff. Commenting on the appointment, County Board Chairman John Devane said: “This is a positive development for our hurling squad. Eamon O’Shea has been a central figure in the evolution of Tipperary hurling over the past decade. While his involvement will be limited due to work commitments, the expertise and experience he will bring to the mix, even in a supporting role, will... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

Irish actor, author and journalist, Domhnall O’Donoghue has released his second novel

February 19, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

Irish actor, author and journalist, Domhnall O’Donoghue has released his second novel. Domhnall’s hometown, Navan, provides the setting for Colin and the Concubine ­– a light-hearted farce about sibling rivalry that hilariously captures Ireland’s relationship with the Eurovision, the Late Late Show and the Housewife of the Year. In the book, Colin Saint James hates his older brother, Freddie – and for good reason. A true psychopath, Freddie has been hell-bent on destroying Colin’s happiness since before he was born! Never one to admit defeat, Colin searches for opportunities... [Read the full story]

Events

Fostering in Tipperary Information Event

February 18, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

Have you always had an interest in becoming a foster carer but didn’t know where to get the right information? If so, come along to our information event with Fostering First Ireland in Carrick-on-Suir on 19th February and get all the information you need to start your journey towards making a difference in the lives of children and young people. The event takes place in the Nano Nagle Community Resource Centre, Knocknaconnery, Carrick-on-Suir from 11am to 1pm where you can meet our Fostering Advisor who will be happy to answer any questions you may have. For more information on fostering... [Read the full story]

Sports

Munster Side Named For Ospreys Clash

February 21, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

Six changes to side that defeated Southern Kings last week The Munster side has been named for Friday night’s Guinness PRO14 clash away to Ospreys at the Liberty Stadium (7.35pm, live on eir Sport, TG4 and Premier Sports). Billy Holland captains the side with six changes to the team that secured a bonus-point win over Southern Kings at a sold-out Irish Independent Park last weekend. Calvin Nash makes his first start of the season on the right wing with Jaco Taute and Dan Goggin coming in to form the centre partnership. JJ Hanrahan starts at out-half with hooker... [Read the full story]

Business

Local Enterprise Office Tipperary Creates 168 Jobs in 2018

February 19, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

Minister Humphreys T.D. and Minister Breen T.D. announce Local Enterprise Office figures for 2018 Local Enterprise Office Tipperary 2018 jobs figures, announced by Heather Humphreys T.D. Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation and Pat Breen T.D., Minister for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection, show that 168 jobs were created by Local Enterprise Office Tipperary supported companies last year. This is an increase of 15% since 2017. This is the 5th year of employment growth for the Local Enterprise Offices, with 3,656 net jobs created nationwide in... [Read the full story]

News

Christy Moore opens up in revealing new interview

In an in-depth new interview with Ruairí McKiernan on the Love and Courage podcast the legendary folk singer discusses the loss of his father at a young age, receiving hate mail, songs, spirituality, sobriety, and why he’s determined to do more for the planet.   Folk singer and musician Christy Moore, once...

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Almost €35,000 raised for Tipperary charities through Bank of Ireland Give Together initiative

Bank of Ireland staff raised €34,860 for charitable causes in Tipperary in 2018 through the bank’s flagship charity and community initiative, Give Together. The charity programme gives Bank of Ireland colleagues throughout Ireland the chance to lend support to their chosen charities or causes through fundraising...

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Local Enterprise Office Tipperary Creates 168 Jobs in 2018

Minister Humphreys T.D. and Minister Breen T.D. announce Local Enterprise Office figures for 2018 Local Enterprise Office Tipperary 2018 jobs figures, announced by Heather Humphreys T.D. Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation and Pat Breen T.D., Minister for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single...

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Council need to take more proactive steps to protect Suir from plastic waste – McCormack

The latest studies on plastics in our rivers and marines makes for alarming reading and requires a robust response according to Sinn Féin election candidate Ciara McCormack. New research from Irish scientists indicates that plastic pollution in freshwater and marine ecosystems are much more pervasive than...

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Fostering in Tipperary Information Event

Have you always had an interest in becoming a foster carer but didn’t know where to get the right information? If so, come along to our information event with Fostering First Ireland in Carrick-on-Suir on 19th February and get all the information you need to start your journey towards making a difference...

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GAA

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Entertainment

Irish actor, author and journalist, Domhnall O’Donoghue has released his second novel

Irish actor, author and journalist, Domhnall O’Donoghue has released his second...


Award-winning writing, direction and a brilliant ensemble from Tipperary woman Orla Murphy – Remember to Breathe – Theatre at The Source Arts Centre in March

Writer and director Orla Murphy draws on her own emigrant experiences in New Zealand.   Remember...


Borrisokane Players Ask That Whatever You Do in 2019, ‘Don’t Tell The Wife’

Following on from last year’s successful outing with ‘Separate...


Aonghus McAnally returns to The Source Arts Centre this February with his brand new show

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Road Trip Secrets: 5 of Ireland’s most beautiful drives

Every so often, our mind and body needs a proper break from our hectic work schedules,...


Donal O’Kelly performs his solo play Bat the Father Rabbit the Son at The Source Arts Centre

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Multi Award winning Irish Wild Life Documentary, The Silver Branch, at The Source Thurles

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Who’s who at the Christmas table? Ancestry reveals how little we know about our festive families

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