Cashel to become Ireland’s first Zero Waste Town #zerowastecashel

  The heritage town of Cashel in County Tipperary is moving towards a cleaner, greener future as it begins the process to become Ireland’s first Zero Waste town. “Towards Zero Waste Cashel” is an 18-month pilot initiative which promotes reducing waste and repairing and repurposing items, and was officially launched on Thursday 2nd March at […]

Theatre And Treats Showcase With Fracture Youth Theatre In Thurles

Celebrating eighteen years at the heart of the Thurles community, Fracture Youth Theatre invites you to their upcoming showcase on Saturday the 18th of February. An evening of Theatre and Treats for all the family,  there will be performances from past members and current members with the token trip down memory lane and some stories, experiences and short performances from past productions. The showcase is part […]

Morris welcomes €9.57 Million funding for Tipperary County Council to construct 60 homes

I would like to welcome the 9.57 million euros which has been announced to be used for a number of social house construction projects in Tipperary . I am particularly pleased that 1,436,935 euros has been dedicated to constructing 9 social housing units of various sizes in Mulkear View in Newport. Mulkear View has plenty […]

Funding for Ardfinnan Bridge, Latteragh Upgrade, Old Bridge Carrick on Suir and Clonbeg and Newcastle bridges announced – Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has welcomed the funding allocation of €800,000 for Ardfinnan Bridge and a further €330,000 for the R498 Latteragh Upgrade. Deputy McGrath was speaking after Minister Shane Ross confirmed to him that Tipperary County Council is set to receive a total allocation of €18,460,304 for the  restoration and maintenance of Regional and […]

Tipp Local Authority, NAMA and Housing Agency at odds over Social Housing offers – Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has said that urgent clarification is required following confirmation that many of the reasons cited by Tipperary County Council (TCC) as to why it rejected 148 properties offered to it by NAMA for social housing could have been remedied without any cost to the Local Authority. Deputy McGrath was speaking after […]

Tipperary County Council must explain rejection of NAMA Social Housing offers – Mattie McGrath TD

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has called on the Chief Executive of Tipperary County Council Joe MacGrath to clarify reports that the local authority only accepted a fraction of the 161 properties that were offered to it by NAMA for social housing within the county. Deputy McGrath was speaking after information provided to the Irish Times […]

Regional Workshop plots way forward for more jobs in Mid West

The Minister for Jobs Innovation and Enterprise Mary Mitchell O’Connor has met with the Mid West Action Plan for Jobs Implementation Committee to discuss the future of the plan to deliver more jobs for the entire region. A half-day workshop has taken place in Limerick with representatives of the state’s development agencies (IDA and Enterprise […]

€200,000 funding for Lough Derg Blueway initiative

The Department Of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural & Gaeltacht Affairs has allocated €200,000 under the Rural Economic Development Zones (REDZ) initiative for the marketing, development and promotion of The Lough Derg Blueway, which includes the soon to be completed Lough Derg Canoe Trail.   Managed by a Steering Committee comprising the Lough Derg Marketing Group, […]

€3.25 million Questum Centre Officially opened in Clonmel

Partnership between LIT and Tipperary County Council is focused on growing innovative firms and creating employment   LIT’s new €3.25m Questum enterprise centre was officially opened on Monday (October 17th) at Ballingarrane Science and Technology Park by Minister of State for Employment and Small Business, Pat Breen T.D   The centre, which will focus on […]

Christmas Retail Support Programme 2016 open for applications in Tipperary

Tipperary County Council in conjunction with Tipperary Local Enterprise Office is inviting applications from Traders Associations, Chambers and Community Groups under the Christmas Retail Support Programme. The grant scheme will provide support for towns and villages to implement strategies designed to attract new customers, retain existing customers and encourage increased spend in Tipperary’s towns and […]

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