News

Irish people making it easy for burglars, warns AA, with over 26% hiding presents in wardrobes

December 11, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

The AA is warning Irish home owners to be more imaginative when it comes to hiding Christmas presents in order to reduce their risk of losing everything in the event of a burglary.   A recent AA Home Insurance study, found that over a quarter (26.6%) of Irish people hide Christmas presents in a wardrobe, while 22% choose the attic as their hiding spot. However, the organisation warned that that hiding presents in these popular spots could prove problematic in the event of a break-in as burglars will often check these locations first.   “Hiding your presents in obvious places,... [Read the full story]

GAA

December Tipperary GAA Draw Results

December 11, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

December GAA Draw Results held in McKeons Bar, Yonkers, New York. Congrats to all winners. Wishing you all a Happy Christmas and Prosperous New Year. Prize Draw No. Name Club 1 Skoda Octavia / Renault Megane or €15,000 E388 DAWN & GRAHAM CARTY SHANNON ROVERS 2 €5,000 or Holiday G566 LILY CREAMER PORTROE 3 €3,000 Lotto NO WINNER 1/ 16 / 29 / 30 4 €2,000.00 M431 BILLY & BERNIE FITZPATRICK GORTNAHOE GLENGOOLE 5 €1,000.00 A994 SHANE SPILLANE NENAGH EIRE OG 6 €1,000.00 T410 PAUL DWYER ROSCREA 7 €1,000.00 N998 CONOR & BREDA HEWITT MOYCARKEY CAMOGIE 8 €1,000.00 D206 ANNA... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

Biography of Eamonn ‘The Terminator’ Magee and debut by cross-Channel champ Tom Gregory tie in first William Hill Sports Book of the Year dead heat

November 30, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Award split between two winners for the first time in its 30-year history Tom Gregory’s “truly one-of-a-kind” debut A Boy in the Water becomes the first swimming title to win the Award Journalist Paul D. Gibson’s The Lost Soul of Eamonn Magee – a “rivetingly raw” collaboration with the Irish boxer known as ‘The Terminator’ – is the fifth boxing title to scoop the prize   A Boy in the Water by Tom Gregory (Particular Books) and The Lost Soul of Eamonn Magee (Mercier Press) by Paul D. Gibson have today, Tuesday 27th November, been jointly awarded the 2018 William Hill Sports... [Read the full story]

Events

Upcoming Events at South Tipperary Arts Centre

November 21, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Title                      Santa’s Crafty Lab Date                     Saturday 1st December & Saturday 8th December Time                     3-5pm Venue                  South Tipperary Arts Centre, Nelson St, Clonmel Admission          €15 About                  Children will engage in the awesome world of science with these seasonal STEM workshops run by Planet Science Kidz   Title                      Remnants Date                    ... [Read the full story]

Sports

Munster team to face Castres Olympique in the Champions Cup at Thomond Park on Sunday

December 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

The Munster team to face Castres Olympique in the Champions Cup at Thomond Park on Sunday has been named by Head Coach Johann van Graan (KO 1pm). There are two changes to the side that defeated Edinburgh in the Guinness PRO14 last time out as Joey Carbery and CJ Stander are both included. Mike Haley starts at full-back with free-scoring Andrew Conway and Keith Earls completing the back three. Rory Scannell and Chris Farrell continue their centre partnership with Conor Murray and Carbery paired together in the red of Munster for the first time in the half-backs. The tight five are unchanged with... [Read the full story]

Business

A faster, more efficient way to buy and sell Tipperary property: New conveyancing system takes effect from New Year’s Day 2019

December 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

Buying and selling Tipperary property is about to become more streamlined and efficient with the introduction of a new conveyancing system that requires title investigation before contracts are signed. From 1 January 2019, we will have a faster, more efficient and cost-effective system for buying and selling property in Ireland. The new ‘pre-contract investigation of title’ (PCIT) system will improve the conveyancing process by ensuring any questions relating to the property’s title are raised and resolved before the contracts are signed. The new system is a fundamental change to the legal... [Read the full story]

News

Irish people making it easy for burglars, warns AA, with over 26% hiding presents in wardrobes

The AA is warning Irish home owners to be more imaginative when it comes to hiding Christmas presents in order to reduce their risk of losing everything in the event of a burglary.   A recent AA Home Insurance study, found that over a quarter (26.6%) of Irish people hide Christmas presents in a wardrobe,...

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Festive Tractor Run & Cycle Coming To Borrisoleigh

Starting at 12.00 a.m from Bishop Quinlan Park, Borrisoleigh, the tractor run and cycle will have something to interest everyone. Chairperson of the student council Brid Ryan speaking at the launch of the event said “we are delighted to be hosting a tractor run in Borrsioleigh, there is a strong farming...

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Clean Coasts and Irish Water ask the people of Tipperary not to pour fats, oils and greases down the drain

Clean Coasts and Irish Water have launched their “Think Before You Pour” Christmas campaign to raise awareness of the damage caused by pouring fats, oils and greases from the roast turkey Christmas dinner down the kitchen sink. Fats, oils and greases (FOGs) may seem like liquid when poured but once they reach...

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Tipperary Artist Receives Arts Council Next Generation Award worth €20,000

Tipperary artist Peter Fahey has been awarded a prestigious Next Generation bursary by the Arts Council, the state agency for funding and developing the arts has announced. The Next Generation programme recognises and promotes a selection of artists from different disciplines, such as traditional arts, music, dance,...

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Toyota Ireland launches the 13th Annual Dream Car Art Contest for u15s

Young Irish artists aged 15 and under can enter their submissions by February 15th, 2019, to be in with a chance to win a trip to Japan   Toyota Ireland is delighted to announce that promising Irish artists under the age of 15 can now enter submissions for the 13th annual Toyota Dream Car Art Contest. The...

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GAA

December Tipperary GAA Draw Results

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Tipperary GAA Scene 4th December

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Tipperary GAA Scene 27th Nov 2018

PRO Joe Bracken LAOCHRA GAEL AWARDS The presentation of the Laochra Gael awards took...


Tipperary GAA Scene

PRO Joe Bracken NEW TIPPERARY LEAD SPONSOR   Tipperary GAA is delighted to announce...


Tipperary GAA Scene 7th November

PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER CLUB FIXTURES Commiserations to our senior club representatives...


Tipperary GAA Scene

PRO Joe Bracken COUNTY SENIOR HURLING FINAL DAY   The Tipperary Water county...


October Tipperary GAA Draw Results

The results for the October Tipperary GAA Members Draw 2018/2019 held last night...


St. Joseph’s College Camogie blitz

St. Joseph’s College hosted a hugely successful Camogie blitz on Wednesday...


Tipperary GAA Scene

By PRO Joe Bracken MINOR STAR AWARDS   Congratulations to Sean Phelan (Nenagh...


Tipperary Camogie Ladies Night

Tipperary Camogie are launching a Ladies night on the 6th of October 2018 in the...


Tipperary GAA Scene

Tipperary, GAA, Joe Bracken, Allianz League, Bord Gais Energy U21 Team of the...


Tipperary GAA Scene 28th August

By PRO Joe Bracken BORD GAIS ENERGY U21 HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL ‘Happy...


Tipperary GAA Scene 22nd August

By PRO Joe Bracken BORD GAIS ENERGY U21 HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL The last remaining...


Tipperary GAA Scene

By PRO Joe Bracken BORD GAIS ENERGY U21 HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP Knowing only a top rate...


Tipperary GAA Scene 8th August

By PRO Joe Bracken BORD GAIS ENERGY U21 HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP The last Tipperary team...


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Entertainment

Biography of Eamonn ‘The Terminator’ Magee and debut by cross-Channel champ Tom Gregory tie in first William Hill Sports Book of the Year dead heat

Award split between two winners for the first time in its 30-year history Tom Gregory’s...


‘From Tipp Town To Top of the Charts’ – Susan Quirke’s Star is Shining Bright

“..a voice that pulls you right in, a gifted Irish artist that needs to be...


Clonmel Youths feature on TG4’s C.L.U.B. – Ógánaithe Chluain Meala ar C.L.U.B. TG4

TG4, 22/11/18, 5pm.   This week (22/11/18 @ 5pm) we visit the Clonmel Commercials...


Upcoming Events at South Tipperary Arts Centre

Title                      Santa’s Crafty Lab Date                    ...


Pat Kinevane’s New Play “Before” At The Source Arts Centre

Before Written & Performed by Pat Kinevane Directed by Jim Culleton   Pat...


South Tipperary Hospice to benefit from Gina concert, Friday October 26

South Tipperary Hospice is to benefit from a long-awaited concert featuring Gina...


Virgin Media TV to broadcast first ever National Lottery Good Causes Awards

The inaugural National Lottery Good Causes Awards are to be broadcast on Virgin...


A date for Thurles – With over six million plays on Spotify to date, The Carducci Quartet is recognised as one of today’s most successful string quartets

The Carducci Quartet is an internationally renowned Anglo-Irish string quartet based...


25 years after its first ground breaking tour, Pat McCabe’s ‘Frank Pig Says Hello’ returns to The Source Arts Centre Thurles

Twenty-five years after its first ground breaking tour, Pat McCabe’s FRANK...


Johnny McEvoy,The Source Arts Centre

Johnny McEvoy has always been highly acclaimed for his excellent shows and his current...


Award-winning Irish film The Lonely Battle of Thomas Reid set for nationwide Irish cinema release on 19th October

Two Irelands dramatically collide in Feargal Ward’s critically acclaimed...


Can a born and bred townie who falls in love with a farmer learn to live with the realities of the farming life?

‘I was hooked from page one. Hilarious, evocative, poignant, perceptive and...


North Tipp author Brendan Lynch launches new book at historic venue

Toomevara author and former Tipp county cyclist Brendan Lynch has published a new...


Debut novelist uses childhood memories for inspiration

Deeply moving and evocative prose. Haunting, tender yet hopeful. Pilgrim is a beautiful...


The Matchmaker starring Jon Kenny and Mary McEvoy at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

A classic of Irish Theatre, this is an opportunity for all those who missed this...


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