News

Farmers Cannot Bear the Cost of Retailers’ Price Cuts

March 1, 2024 · Comments Off on Farmers Cannot Bear the Cost of Retailers’ Price Cuts 

IFA President Francie Gorman said the brunt of retail campaigns to cut prices on beef, chicken, lamb and pork cannot land on farmers. “These campaigns, regardless of what the retailers say, will have negative consequences for farmgate prices. We cannot allow this to happen,” he said. Consumers are entitled to the best quality produced meat, dairy, fruit & vegetable and fish, which are sustainably produced to the highest standards as set and audited by Bord Bia. “This high-quality food has a cost. Retailers and processors in the food supply chain, including our dairy co-ops, meat factories... [Read the full story]

GAA

Tipperary GAA Scene

March 1, 2024 · Comments Off on Tipperary GAA Scene 

Allianz Hurling and Football Leagues Our senior hurlers defeated Westmeath in Round 3 of the Allianz Hurling League on a full time score of Tipperary 3-25, Westmeath 2-21. This results now leaves Tipperary on 6 points after 3 games and in a very strong position in the group. Next up for our senior hurlers is a trip to play Limerick on Saturday March 9th. Our Senior Footballers welcomed Laois to FBD Semple Stadium on Sunday afternoon and despite having a number of chances to seal a victory they lost out by the narrowest of margins 1-07 to 0-11 which now means that our hopes of promotion are almost... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

Calling at Cork Airport – New Click&Go holiday options from Cork Airport

February 27, 2024 · Comments Off on Calling at Cork Airport – New Click&Go holiday options from Cork Airport 

With new routes to Rhodes and Zadar, there is lot of choice for beach lovers and city break enthusiasts flying from Cork Airport with Click&Go.   Sun holiday destinations include the always popular Costa del Sol, Lanzarote, Tenerife and the Algarve as well as year round flights to Majorca which trumps the summer only flight schedule from Dublin. There are year round trips to London, Amsterdam and Rome among many other destinations will be sure to satisfy all city break fans.   Click&Go as well as Cork Airport have seen significant growth year on year for passengers travelling... [Read the full story]

Events

Lough Derg RNLI hosts ‘Lap of the Lake’ RNLI Charity Cycle on 11 May 2024

January 29, 2024 · Comments Off on Lough Derg RNLI hosts ‘Lap of the Lake’ RNLI Charity Cycle on 11 May 2024 

Following the great success of the Lap the Lake RNLI charity cycles in 2022 and 2023, the Lough Derg RNLI Fundraising committee are inviting participants again this year. The cycle will take place Saturday 11 May. Cyclists who took part in the previous two years raised significant funds for the RNLI’s local lifeboat station, operated by volunteers on Lough Derg. 2024 is a special year of commemoration for the RNLI as the charity celebrates its bicentenary, and Lough Derg RNLI marks 20 years of lifeboat service on the lake.  On the 2024 Lap the Lake, cyclists may again choose between a... [Read the full story]

Sports

Sports Capital & Equipment Programme 2023 receives Record Number of Applications

January 18, 2024 · Comments Off on Sports Capital & Equipment Programme 2023 receives Record Number of Applications 

The Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, Catherine Martin T.D, and the Minister of State for Sport and Physical Education, Thomas Byrne T.D., today announced details of the applications received under the latest round of the Sports Capital and Equipment Programme. The Programme is the Government’s primary vehicle for providing support to sports clubs and communities to develop sustainable sports infrastructure and increase active participation in sport around the country. Applications under the 2023 round of the Programme closed on 8 September, with 3,210 applications... [Read the full story]

Business

Events to start or grow your business during Local Enterprise Week in Tipperary

February 27, 2024 · Comments Off on Events to start or grow your business during Local Enterprise Week in Tipperary 

Small businesses and budding entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to sample 16 events aimed at helping them to start or grow their business as part of this year’s Local Enterprise Week in Tipperary.  The initiative of the Local Enterprise Offices nationwide, supported by Enterprise Ireland and the local authorities, takes place from the 4th to 8th March this year across the country. While there are hundreds of events taking place nationally during the week, including two National Spotlight events that are available for free online, there are plenty of events in Tipperary open to all. These... [Read the full story]

News

Farmers Cannot Bear the Cost of Retailers’ Price Cuts

IFA President Francie Gorman said the brunt of retail campaigns to cut prices on beef, chicken, lamb and pork cannot land on farmers. “These campaigns, regardless of what the retailers say, will have negative consequences for farmgate prices. We cannot allow this to happen,” he said. Consumers are entitled to the...

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Schools Can Now Register for Free Food Growing Kits

SuperValu, and not-for-profit social enterprise, GIY have teamed up for the second year to bring the ‘SuperValu Let’s GROW’ programme to another 50,000 primary school children throughout Ireland this spring. This means that 100,000 primary school children will have been educated in growing food through...

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Registrations are open for the 25th annual National Spring Clean Campaign

– An Taisce National Spring Clean is calling on volunteers across the country to join Ireland’s largest and longest running anti-litter campaign – Established in 1999, this year marks 25 years of the campaign – Over the course of the 25 years, 12 million hours of volunteering and an estimated 47,500...

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90% of EV Drivers Experience Cheaper Running Costs Since Switching to Electric, Up From 85% Last Year

Key Highlights Cost savings: 90% of EV drivers report cheaper running costs compared to their previous petrol or diesel vehicles, up from 85% last year. High EV repurchase rate: 70% of drivers of new EVs plan to stay electric for their next purchase. Range anxiety remains a concern: 30% of EV drivers cite range...

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People in Ireland continue to be positive about benefits of climate action

The results of the second wave of the EPA’s Climate Change in the Irish Mind survey show: Consistent with the previous study, findings show widespread agreement on many climate change attitudes and strong majority support for climate action. 81 percent of people in Ireland are worried about climate change and 75...

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GAA

Tipperary GAA Scene

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Tipperary GAA Scene – February 7th

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Tipperary Senior Football Panel for the Allianz League has been announced

Tipperary Senior Football manager Paul Kelly has...


This week’s Tipperary GAA Scene

Allianz Football League Round 1 Tipperary will get their 2024 Allianz Football...


You’re invited – Tipp V Limerick for the Dillon Quirke Foundation

On behalf of the Dillon Quirke Foundation, I’m delighted to tell you about a very...


Tipperary GAA Scene

Reconvened Election Vice Chairperson Tipperary GAA The  reconvened election for...


Dillon Quirke Foundation Senior Hurling Challenge

Tipperary will play Limerick in a senior hurling challenge game in aid of the Dillon...


Paul Kelly appointed as Tipperary Senior Football Manager on a three-year term

The management committee of Tipperary GAA have agreed to appoint Paul Kelly...


Seamus Callanan Announces his Retirement

Tipperary senior hurler and Drom & Inch clubman Seamus Callanan has this morning...


David Power steps down as Tipperary senior football manager

Tipperary Senior Football manager David Power has this evening informed Tipperary...


Tipperary Minor Football Team to play Waterford Thursday 20th April

Tipperary Minor Football manager John McNamara Has named the following team and subs...


Tipperary minor hurling team to play Limerick on Tuesday 18th March

The Tipperary minor hurling team to play Limerick on Tuesday evening has been named. Ticket...


2023 Tipperary Under 20 Football Panel announced

Tipperary Under 20 Football Manager Niall Fitzgearld has announced his panel of players...


2023 Tipperary Minor Hurling Panel announced

The Tipperary Minor Hurling management team lead by manager James Woodlock have announced...


Tipperary Senior Hurling Team for this Saturdays Allianz hurling league clash with Dublin

The Tipperary Senior Hurling Team and subs for this Saturdays Allianz Hurling League...


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Entertainment

Calling at Cork Airport – New Click&Go holiday options from Cork Airport

With new routes to Rhodes and Zadar, there is lot of choice for beach lovers and...


Tommy Tiernan “Work In Progress” at a venue near you from March 7th-30th

On Sale Tuesday 6th February at 10am   Ger Ready for an unforgettable experience...


Holiday World Show Dublin welcomes over 25,000 visitors

Holiday World Show Dublin, which took place this weekend, in the RDS Simmonscourt...


Oola musician releases enchanting new track to mark Brigid’s Day

Oola singer, songwriter and musician Susan Quirke has joined forces with Kildare...


Kids Fly Free with FlyShannon.ie

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This Christmas, Gift Creativity with CONNETIX

This holiday season, if you’re searching for the perfect Christmas gifts that...


Christmas at SOLAS Portarlington: Santa, Craft Market & New Antique Shop

The festive season is in full swing at SOLAS, with 200 Christmas trees arriving just...


Deck The Halls With Deception – The Traitors Card Game

Immerse yourself in the world of The Traitors with the 2023 Special Edition Card...


Australian and New Zealand travel agents eye up Cashel

A group of Australian and New Zealand travel agents has been visiting Cashel, as...


Special Music/Film Event for Tipp!

Fresh from our triumphant performances at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival...


SOLAS Portarlington: Where Great Food, Plants, Markets & Events Await

SOLAS: A Hub of Activity SOLAS is gearing up for several weeks of excitement, with...


‘All we need is less’ – Zero Waste Europe demands urgent action on fashion frenzy stripping the planet off its finite resources

A new paper by Zero Waste Europe is demanding a concerted effort by governments to...


Cork International Film Festival announces 2023 dates

Cork International Film Festival (CIFF) has announced that an expanded 2023 edition...


Pauline Flynn Riband showing in Damer House Gallery Roscrea

The current exhibition on display in Damer House Gallery is by the visual artist...


National Cinema Day returns on Sat 2nd Sept, Tipperary cinemas offer €4 tickets all day

On Saturday, 2nd of September, cinemas across the Republic of Ireland will celebrate National Cinema Day with...


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