News

Gaelic Players Association (GPA) and Women’s Gaelic Players Association (WGPA) to benefit from further two year extension to the “Jim Madden Leadership Programme”

October 18, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

Application Process for 2020 is now open   Today, the Gaelic Players Association (GPA) and the Madden family announced a further two-year extension to the internationally acclaimed Jim Madden Leadership Programme. The Jim Madden Programme is a bespoke leadership and development programme for county players from hurling, football, camogie and ladies football to help them develop the skills and experience to become leaders in the community and in their professional lives. 18 October 2019; Attendees pictured at the launch of Jim Madden GPA Leadership Programme extension at Radisson Hotel, Dublin... [Read the full story]

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Gaelic Players Association (GPA) and Women’s Gaelic Players Association (WGPA) to benefit from further two year extension to the “Jim Madden Leadership Programme”

October 18, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

Application Process for 2020 is now open   Today, the Gaelic Players Association (GPA) and the Madden family announced a further two-year extension to the internationally acclaimed Jim Madden Leadership Programme. The Jim Madden Programme is a bespoke leadership and development programme for county players from hurling, football, camogie and ladies football to help them develop the skills and experience to become leaders in the community and in their professional lives. 18 October 2019; Attendees pictured at the launch of Jim Madden GPA Leadership Programme extension at Radisson Hotel, Dublin... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

Shane Casey from Young Offenders to perform own play Wet Paint in The Source Thurles

October 18, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

Having won the hearts of audiences in The Young Offenders, Shane Casey is set to perform in his self-penned play inspired by his time as a tradesman ‘Wet Paint’.   Casey’s presence as the simultaneously menacing and hilarious Billy Murphy in The Young Offenders is one of the undisputed highlights of Peter Foott’s hit film and TV series. It was the final episode of the TV show, with the famous bus hijacking scene featuring a singalong to The Frank and Walters’ ‘After All’, that really shone a spotlight on Shane Casey and now everyone knows who Billy Murphy is. Wet PaintPicture:... [Read the full story]

Events

Fostering Information Events in Nenagh and Clonmel

October 17, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

Have you always had an interest in becoming a foster carer but didn’t know where to get the right information? If so, come along to one of our information events with Fostering First Ireland in the Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh on Tuesday 22nd October from 6pm to 8pm or in Clonmel Community Resource Centre, Kickham St. on Wednesday 23rd October from 11am to 1pm and get all the information you need to start your journey towards making a difference in the lives of children and young people. At these events you can meet our Fostering Advisor and an experienced Foster Carer who will be happy to answer... [Read the full story]

Sports

More Funding for Irish Sport is a Win for Everyone

October 15, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

“diversity” (CC BY 2.0) by istolethetv   Ireland is set to become sportier than ever thanks to new funding from the government. Part of Project Ireland 2040, the extra cash will go to improving sport across the country and developing world-class facilities for athletes. According to Minister for Sport, Shane Ross, the aim is to help the country’s elite improve their training and achieve success on the world stage. For former Olympic gold medallist Michael Carruth, the funding will be crucial for Ireland’s boxing stars. As a champion in the sport’s welterweight division,... [Read the full story]

Business

Teagasc Annual Report and Accounts for 2018

October 11, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

Excluding the Net Deferred Funding for Pensions, Teagasc income in 2018 was €195 million (2017 income – €187 million). There was an increase of €6.432 million in Grant in Aid compared to 2017. Research income increased by €1.924 million (6.3%), including increases of €1.835 million in externally funded research grants, €481,000 in analysis fees and €523,000 in other research income and a reduction of €988,000 in livestock trading income. Knowledge Transfer income fell by €3.251 million (12.7%), with a drop of €1.639 million in advisory services income and €1.646 million... [Read the full story]

News

Gaelic Players Association (GPA) and Women’s Gaelic Players Association (WGPA) to benefit from further two year extension to the “Jim Madden Leadership Programme”

Application Process for 2020 is now open   Today, the Gaelic Players Association (GPA) and the Madden family announced a further two-year extension to the internationally acclaimed Jim Madden Leadership Programme. The Jim Madden Programme is a bespoke leadership and development programme for county players from...

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ESB Networks reminds residents to remain vigilant and ask for identification

ESB Networks is aware that individuals are fraudulently calling to homes in areas of County Limerick and County Tipperary purporting to be staff from the company. ESB Networks is aware of some incidents where individuals are asking to assess trees on properties and subsequently stealing items. Other incidents involve...

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Ifac encourages Tipperary farming parents to face up to cost of third level education

Current estimated financial burden at €40k per student   Ifac, the farming, food and agribusiness professional services firm, is urging farming parents in Tipperary to take steps now to save for their children’s third level education costs.   The estimated cost per year is around €10k per student....

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Fostering Information Events in Nenagh and Clonmel

Have you always had an interest in becoming a foster carer but didn’t know where to get the right information? If so, come along to one of our information events with Fostering First Ireland in the Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh on Tuesday 22nd October from 6pm to 8pm or in Clonmel Community Resource Centre, Kickham St....

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Researchers at WIT to lead European project to tackle student stress

Researchers at Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) have secured funding of almost €300,000 to lead a two year pan-European research project ‘Student Stress Training e-Mobile Management (SSTeMM)’. Research over the last five years and recent news reports have highlighted that there is a rise in problems of...

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Gaelic Players Association (GPA) and Women’s Gaelic Players Association (WGPA) to benefit from further two year extension to the “Jim Madden Leadership Programme”

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The former manager of the Tipperary senior hurling team, Michael Ryan, has joined...


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Entertainment

Shane Casey from Young Offenders to perform own play Wet Paint in The Source Thurles

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Local artist, Margaret O’ Brien exhibits at Nenagh Arts Centre

by Kate Walsh Nenagh artist Margaret O’ Brien‘s current exhibition Roads is now...


Busy Weekend Of Family Entertainment Ahead as Biggest Ever Literary Festival Takes Place in Nenagh and Dromineer

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The Countdown is on for Féile ’19 taking place this weekend at Semple Stadium

The final stage timetable has been confirmed for this weekend’s festival which...


Culture night in Thurles – Events at The Source Arts Centre Thurles – Tipperary on Film

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Compelling Stories; Real and Raw in TG4’s new Autumn Schedule

Powerful storytelling forms the backbone of TG4’s new Autumn schedule launched...


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North Tipp Author’s Centenary Book Launch

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