Tipperary GAA Scene 12th June 2018

By PRO Joe Bracken   MUNSTER SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP Tipperary’s participation in this year’s Munster Senior Hurling Championship came to a premature end on Sunday last as an added time surge by Clare saw the Banner edge over the line by 2 points 1-23 to 1-21. It is a very disappointing result for a fabulous […]

Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund 2018

Do you have a project or initiative that could help to increase awareness of environmental issues locally, or that could help your community to become more sustainable? If so, you may qualify for financial assistance from the Local Agenda 21 (LA21) Environmental Partnership Fund 2018. This Fund promotes sustainable development by assisting small scale, non-profit […]

Public Participation: Identification Of Bathing Waters in Tipperary

Local authorities must identify official bathing areas in their area every year so that they can be monitored for safety, water quality and their level of use. To help with this process, Tipperary County Council are asking people who swim at beaches, lakes and rivers to tell them if they think they should maintain existing […]

Munster To Host London Irish & Exeter Chiefs In August

Munster Rugby can confirm two pre-season games for Irish Independent Park in August ahead of the 2018/19 campaign. Declan Kidney’s London Irish come to Cork on Friday, August 17, and Premiership runners-up Exeter Chiefs visit for a first-ever meeting between the sides on Friday, August 24. Both matches kick off at 7.30pm. The games will see Munster play […]

Tipperary GAA Scene

By PRO Joe Bracken   MUNSTER SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP If ever there is a future case to be made in retaining the Munster Senior Hurling Championship, the latest instalment in the rich tradition of Tipperary and Cork rivalry should be high on the agenda. Sunday’s match had everything that embodies what it means to take […]

10 trends that will impact worksite wellness in 2018

In this day and age, employers have recognized that the workplace has a key role to play in employee well-being and corporate wellness programs have been taking off in a big way over the last few years. 2018 sees some changes and adaptations to the world of worksite wellness and here we look at ten […]

Over the last 3 years Ireland has recycled enough plastic to fill the Aviva Stadium – but this is just 35% of the country’s total plastic waste – SRWMO

Ireland’s Waste Management Offices advise householders on recycling best practice.  Dr Stephen Kinsella explains that just as plastic is produced by a global economy so too is it recycled. THE volume of rigid plastic recycled by Irish householders everyday would fill the Aviva Stadium to its roof in just three years.  . And Ireland’s three […]

Transport debacle by Prison Service further traumatises mother of 2 – Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has called on the Minister for Justice to seek an immediate explanation from the Irish Prison Service as to how a jailed mother of two young girls was left further distraught by being transported to the Four Courts in place of a male prisoner with the same surname. Deputy McGrath was […]

Munster Team Named For PRO14 Semi-Final

The Munster side to face Leinster in tomorrow afternoon’s Guinness PRO14 semi-final at the RDS Arena has been named by Head Coach Johann van Graan. There is one change to the starting XV that defeated Edinburgh in the semi-final qualifier at Thomond Park two weeks ago as John Ryan comes into the side at tighthead […]

Tipperary Anti-Illegal Dumping projects set to receive €56,800 – Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has welcomed confirmation by the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment Denis Naughten, that five projects in Co. Tipperary have been approved for funding under his Department’s 2018 Anti-Dumping Initiative (ADI). The projects that were selected to share in the total allocation of €56,800 are the Mountain View makeover, Ballylynch […]

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