Up the Hill Jackie at the Nenagh Arts Centre

A new play by Áine Ryan from Upperchurch, Thurles. The plot revolves around two sisters who have lost their parents in a car accident and are living with their aunt in rural Ireland.  The youngest sister Jackie is pregnant and the father is Mick, their aunt’s fiancé  Her sister Rita is forcing her to have […]

January GAA Draw Results

Tipperary GAA Members Draw 2016/2017 January 2017 Draw (Held Friday, 13th January in Oliver Ryan’s Bar, Upperchurch) Prize Draw No. Name Club 1 Skoda Rapid or €15,000 M498 Tara Walsh Golden Kilfeacle 2 Florida Family Holiday (or €5,000) P171 Tadgh Ryan St. Mary’s 3 Australian Flights for 2 (or €3,000) E906 Neil McCormack Killea 4 […]

Upland Players present The Bog Queen in Upperchurch Community Centre

The Upland Players present The Bog Queen, a highly entertaining pantomime written by Gerry Britt and directed by Pat Loughnane. It is being held in the Upperchurch Community Centre on 27th, 28th and 29th of January at 8pm each night.  After enduring a cold and grey January, the Bog Queen will be a real treat […]

Up the Hill Jackie a new play by Áine Ryan at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

Up the hill Jackie is a new play by Áine Ryan from Upperchurch, Co. Tipperary. The debut show is at The Source Arts Centre Thurles on Saturday 14th January 2017 at 8pm This is the third play by Áine Ryan. The plot revolves around two sisters who have lost their parents in a car accident and are […]

Upperchurch Walking Weekend 2016

The Upperchurch Walking Weekend will be held on 11th, 12th and 13th November. All walks start from Upperchurch Village unless stated otherwise. Friday 11th: Upperchurch-Knockane Road Walk 12 km and Gortkelly-Moher Road Walk 7 km. Both start 7.30 p.m. Saturday 12th: Hills of Upperchurch Walk 18 km, start 10.00 a.m. Red Hugh and Knockalough walks […]

Exciting opportunity for volunteer training at Upper Limits in Upperchurch

Want to try something new? Upper Limits is Tipperary’s only indoor climbing wall and bouldering centre. The centre will be open three years this December and has been going from strength to strength with thousands of people trying their first indoor climb with us. Climbing is becoming an extremely popular sport and will feature in […]

Upperchurch Tipperary in new online film ‘Tracing My Irish Ancestry’

Tourism Ireland has launched a new online film, ‘Tracing my Irish Ancestry – my journey home to Ireland’, specially created to encourage people around the world to visit Ireland in 2016 and find out more about their Irish ancestry. Tourism Ireland’s short film was produced to connect with those with Irish heritage around the world. […]

Upland Players present ‘When Are You Going Back’ – Upperchurch 18th & 19th March

The Upland Players present ‘When Are You Going Back’ a new comedy by Gerry Britt, in Upperchurch Community Centre 18th & 19th March. The play is about a clueless Yank searching his roots, a rural pub threatened with foreclosure, and a promising racehorse that might save the day. The playwright, Gerry Britt, is a native of […]

Launch of Upperchurch-Drombane Historical Journal

The new Tipperary Senior Hurling manager, Michael Ryan, will officially launch the 2015 Upperchurch-Drombane Historical Journal this Saturday night Nov. 7th in Upperchurch Hall, starting at 8.00 p.m. This sixth publication in the very successful series has stories, poems and    photographs dealing with many aspects of the history and heritage of the parish and the […]

Upperchurch Walking Weekend

The tenth annual Upperchurch Walking Weekend goes ahead this weekend, Nov. 6th, 7th and 8th with a packed programme including ten walks, three cycles, a book launch, set dancing, musical entertainment, indoor climbing, card games and above all the opportunity to meet old and new friends in a welcoming and relaxed atmosphere. The event has […]

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