Tipperary Enterprise Week Kicks Off In Roscrea

    Over the course of the week the Local Enterprise Office will hold 20 events at 13 Tipperary locations.  Events scheduled include Funding Workshops, an Owner Manager Networking breakfast, Business Advice Clinics, Social Media Master Classes, Intellectual Property workshop, Business Skills training courses, County Enterprise Awards and the final of the Student Enterprise Programme. […]

Barnardos Launches Christmas Toy Appeal

Barnardos has launched its annual Christmas Toy Appeal, supported by GLS ParcelShops. The children’s charity is asking shoppers in Tipperary to add the Barnardos Christmas Toy Appeal to their shopping lists this festive season and help make a child’s Christmas. Every Christmas Barnardos needs gifts for children of all ages, from babies through to teenagers. […]

Maggie Butler from Killenaule is the 2016 South Tipperary Carer of the Year

The 2016 South Tipperary Carer of the Year was awarded to Maggie Butler from Killenaule, Tipperary. Mayor Cllr Andy Moloney, presented Maggie with her very deserving certificate at a special ceremony held in her honour at Clonmel Town Hall on 4th November. Maggie was nominated by her sister, for the love and care she provides […]

New ‘Glamping’ site Caravantasia to open in Tipperary

An exciting new camp site will be officially launched later this month in Tipperary.  Caravantasia, the brainchild of Tom and Heather Pollard, is a new ‘glamping’ site located near Killenaule. Glamping is the name given to the new trend of ‘glamorous camping’, where people swap the mud and hardship of traditional camping for something a […]

Tipperary students looking to progress up leaderboard after 1st round of the MATHletes Challenge 2014

Students and teachers from school throughout Tipperary kicked off the MATHletes Challenge 2014 last week. The new and exciting all Ireland maths competition which uses the Khan Academy, has seen large interest from schools in Tipperary. With the 1st round of challenges completed, Tipperary students from Scoil Ruain Killenaule, Thurles; Borrisokane Community College; St Mary’s Convent […]

Killenaule school in Tipperary opts for a lighter ‘digital’ schoolbag

Wriggle 1:1 mobile learning programme rolls out in 41 Irish schools   Incoming first year students at Scoil Ruain in Killenaule, Thurles, last week received their new ‘digital’ schoolbags as they prepare to join the Wriggle 1:1 mobile learning programme. Scoil Ruain is one of 41 schools throughout the country that will use mobile devices and digital […]

Traffic Restrictions re Visits of Queen Elizabeth & Barack Obama

The royal visit will take in the Rock of Cashel, Co Tipperary where strict security measures will be in place. Cashel: From midday on Mon 16th May there will be restrictions both ways on the M8 Dublin/Cork Rd for a distance of 10 km from north of J7 Cashel North to south of J9 Cashel […]

County Senior Hurling League Round-Up by County PRO, Ger Ryan

Premier Division Thurles Sarsfields 1-14 Kildangan 0-20 Kildangan maintained their 100% record with a hard fought three point win over Thurles Sarsfields in the third round of the county league in Thurles on Saturday evening. Thurles started the game the brighter of the two and after ten minutes had opened up a 5 point to […]

‘Kilenaule Robin’ to roost, Declan Fanning announces his retirement from inter-county hurling

Declan Fanning announces his retirement from inter-county hurling Having had the great honour of winning an All Ireland senior hurling medal with Tipperary this year, I have decided to call time on my inter-county hurling career. It was a huge privilege for me to be a member of this great Tipperary hurling panel. I have […]