Tipperary Students Bring Colour To Art Competition

Texaco Children’s Art Competition adjudicator Seán Kissane pictured during judging of entries in this year’s competition, the results of which will be announced mid-April. In his hand is an entry by 10-year old Rachael Logue, from Ard Na Sidhe, Clonmel, entitled ‘The Rainforest’ and another by 8-year old Logan Casey, from Powerstown National School, Clonmel, […]

Search To Find 2018 Texaco Children’s Art Competition Winners Launched

The search to find the young artists who will excel in this year’s Texaco Children’s Art Competition has begun. Last year one student from Co. Offaly won a prize in the event which is now in its 64th year and widely acknowledged as the longest running arts sponsorship in Ireland.   The closing date for […]

Tipperary Schools Reminder

Tipperary teachers in primary and second level schools, whose pupils take part in the annual Texaco Children’s Art Competition, are reminded that the closing date for receipt of entries this year is Tuesday, 28th February next. Last year over 500 pupils from schools in Co. Tipperary submitted entries to the Competition.


News likely to appeal to Tipperary motorists is the announcement of a ‘Win Your Fill of Fuel Around Ireland’ promotion by Valero, who market fuel in Ireland under the Texaco brand.   Continuing until May 6th next, motorists who spend €30 or more on fuel at any participating station can enter a draw to win a free […]

Tipperary Students win Top Prizes in Texaco Art Competition

Two Tipperary students have won top prizes in this year’s 61st Texaco Children’s Art Competition. Both winners of Special Merit Awards, they are Éabha Andrea Hughes (15), from Ballina and Lucy Powell (6), from Newport. A total of 259 students from Co. Tipperary entered paintings in the Competition. Prizes will be presented at an awards […]