Athlone Conference To Hear Findings Into Origins Of Our Brown Trout Populations

Inland Fisheries Ireland in collaboration with Queen’s University Belfast will present the findings of a three-year research study into the genetic make-up of Ireland’s brown trout and sea trout populations at a one-day conference at the Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, on 17th October 2017. The main purpose of the conference is to report on […]

Cancer Survivor On 300-mile Cross Country Trek For Charity

 Redhead300, a charity fundraising walk in aid of the Irish Cancer Society, will see a Derry duo take on a 300 mile walk from Derry to Crosshaven, Co. Cork this summer. The challenge is the brainchild of Fergal Barr who will be joined by cancer survivor Keith Adair on the two week walk. The pair […]

Free Midlands Bootcamp To Help Businesses Become Sustainable

Sustainable Nation Ireland, the national body helping Irish business become more sustainable, is hosting 2°Camp Midlands-based businesses are invited to register and take part for free on Thursday, April 13 at the Enterprise Ireland Midlands Office in Athlone. Well-known author and Entrepeneur Ron Immink will guide businesses through the ins and outs of sustainability Topics include resource […]

Businesses won’t survive if they are not sustainable: free Midlands bootcamp aims to get companies ready with unmissable tips and expert advice

Sustainable Nation Ireland, the national body helping Irish business become more sustainable, is hosting 2°Camp Midlands-based businesses are invited to register and take part for free on Thursday,April 13 at the Enterprise Ireland Midlands Office in Athlone. Well-known author and Entrepeneur Ron Immink will guide businesses through the ins and outs of sustainability Topics include resource efficiency, […]

Tipperary Athletes Shine At The National Master’s Indoor Athletic’s Championships

The National Master’s Indoor Athletic’s Championships were held in AIT, Athlone, on 20th. march last. As usual, Tipperary athletes shone on the day & many top class performances were recorded over a wide spectrum of events. Pat Naughton took home another five gold medals, which now brings his tally to 301 National medals over a most successful […]

Meeting Called Over Lough Derg Water Extraction Plan

The River Shannon Protection Alliance (RSPA) has called a public meeting for 8pm on Thursday April 28 at the Lough Derg Yacht Club in Dromineer to launch a local branch, alongside branches in Limerick and Athlone, to oppose plans to pump water from the Shannon for use in Dublin. Consultants RPS and Veolia recommended in […]

County Tipperary Community Games

The County Finals for Community Games Cross Country were held on Thursday, 31st March in Thurles Crokes A.C. grounds. Our thanks to our Cross Country Co-Coordinators, Kathleen & Patsy Dorney & Thurles Crokes A.C. who provided the top class venue for the races. Results are as follows:- Boys U12 600m 1.    Jack Fallon, Moycarkey-Borris 2.    […]

County Tipperary Community Games News

The Munster Finals for all Winter Team Games were held on Saturday last, 26th March in the University of Limerick. Congratulations & well done to competitors from County Tipperary who won Gold medals in U/15 Boys Handball and Silver medals in the U/13 boys Handball and U/15 girls Indoor Soccer. The Boys U/15 winning Handball […]