Tipperary Asked To ‘Go Bananas’ In Support Of Temple Street Children’s Hospital

As part of its support for the national drive to encourage healthy eating – especially amongst young and growing children – banana importers Fyffes is hosting National Banana Day which takes place on Wednesday April 18th next. Parents and budding little chefs throughout the county are invited by Fyffes to put their culinary talents to […]

Tipp Sports Clubs Get Fitness Monitoring Call

Sports clubs, coaches and athletes in Tipperary and beyond are invited to take part in a competition supported by fruit importers Fyffes for which prizes of a one year opportunity to use performance monitoring software devised by Dundalk-based specialists, Metrifit, are offered.   Said to be the latest innovation in sports technology, the Metrifit system […]

Tipperary graduate benefits from Florida placement

Tipperary graduate Mark O’Brien is sowing the seeds of a future career in agricultural business development after successfully securing a two-years long overseas placement under a Fyffes Graduate Management Programme.   Raised on a potato and tillage farm outside Cahir, the 23-year old is currently applying his knowledge by importing, selling and distributing melons throughout […]

Summer Camps In Performance Arts To Visit Nine Tipperary Locations

Children’s nationwide performing arts network Starcamp is to host summer camps in nine Tipperary locations next July and August.   Now in its 10th year and supported once again by banana importers Fyffes, the concept of the week-long camp is to build self-esteem in boys and girls aged 4-12 through song, dance, drama and games in a […]

School space App-eal

Budding young architects in primary schools across Tipperary and beyond are being invited by banana importers Fyffes to demonstrate their talent in a way that could provide extra accommodation for their school. With their introduction of Go Bananas, a new free educational healthy eating app for tablets and iPads, children aged 7-10 are asked to take […]