Author’s 80th Birthday Cycle from Toomevara to Nenagh

Toomevara author Brendan Lynch will celebrate his 80th birthday on Saturday June 24, by cycling his teenage seven-mile route from Toomevara to his old secondary school in St John’s Lane, Nenagh.   ‘I’ll be leaving from Toomevara bridge, beside my old home, at 10.30am, hopefully with some North Tipp Wheelers, Nenagh Cycling Club and Toomevara […]

North Tipperary Author celebrates Seamus Heaney and Patrick Kavanagh

Toomevara writer Brendan Lynch will join Irish Independent critic Emer O’Kelly in next week’s (Sept 10) annual commemoration of the poet Patrick Kavanagh at Buswell’s Hotel in Dublin.. Organiser Peter McDonnell confirmed; ’Brendan spoke for us before on Kavanagh and the Dublin of the poet’s time. Now, following his three books on literary Dublin, including the recently-launchedCity […]

Magnificent relay for Life in Toomevara

Relay for Life Tipperary 2012, held in St Michael’s Park, Toomevara last weekend, was a highly successful and very moving event, raising considerable funds for the Irish Cancer Society and bringing new awareness and understanding of the issues raised by cancer to all who took part.  With almost 1,000 taking part in teams and with […]

Cancer Survivors at Tipperary Relay for Life

Tipperary Relay for Life would like to invite all cancer survivors to come and join with them in this year’s Relay in Toomevara on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th August.  Preparations for the event are at an advanced stage with only the final touches to be put in place.  With over 40 teams registered, it […]

North Tipperary Author’s New Book

Toomevara author Brendan Lynch launched his latest book, CITY OF AUTHORS, last week (June 11) as part of Dublin’s James Joyce Bloomsday celebrations. The launch was performed by Joyce biographer Peter Costello at Dublin’s Alliance Francaise. Costello said; ‘The difference between this and other literary histories is that Brendan Lynch captures the humanity of the […]

Survivors at Relay for Life Tipperary

Relay for Life Tipperary 2013 gaining momentum with lots of activities planned in advance of the event itself in Toomevara on the 24/25 August.  Teams are registering throughout the county so look out of events related to Relay in your local area.  Two-thirds of the funding raised is spent directly on cancer services in the […]

Relay for Life limbers up for 2013

Relay for Life Tipperary 2013 will take place in Toomevara on the last weekend in August, Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th.  This will be the third annual Relay for Life event in Tipperary and, announcing the date after last week’s meeting, chairperson Jerry Cronin said that the committee are very pleased that the event will […]

Exciting entertainment at Relay for Life

An exciting programme of entertainment and fun, with something for all the family, is planned during the Relay for Life event taking place in St Michael’s GAA Park in Toomevara on 25th and 26th of this month.  All kinds of musicians, groups and dancers will perform during the event while for the children there will […]

Boil water notice in Toomevara

It has come to the attention of North Tipperary County Council that the Toomevara Public Water Supply is/may be contaminated. On the advice of the Health Service Executive and as a precautionary measure pending further investigation, a boil water notice is being issued. Accordingly, in the interest of public health, it is recommended that all […]

Tipperary Relay for Life event at Toomevara GAA Club Sat 25th and Sun 26th Aug 2012

The Tipperary Relay for Life event will take place at Toomevara GAA Club on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th August 2012. What is Relay For Life? At Relay For Life hundreds of people gather to embark on a very special 24-hour journey. Relay for Life is an overnight, community celebration and a unique, empowering and […]

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