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The foster mum who gave one refugee family a chance for a brighter future

June 21, 2022 · Leave a Comment 

There are so many millions of people fleeing conflict, persecution and natural disaster that it is easy for society to see them as a faceless mass. But behind every cold statistic is a real person, full of hopes and fears. Now, on World Refugee Day (June 20), one young refugee reveals his daunting journey to Ireland and how, with the help of a devoted foster mum and a state agency, he and his family were given a chance for a brighter future. Brighter Future: From left, Anwar, Abdullah, Naomi and Mirwais Mirwais left war-torn Afghanistan when he was just 14 years of age, and he did so alone. The... [Read the full story]

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Tipperary GAA Scene – May 25th 2022

May 27, 2022 · Leave a Comment 

Munster Senior Hurling Championship Our senior hurlers played Cork last Sunday in FBD Semple Stadium in their final group game of this year’s Munster championship and unfortunately it was the visitors who emerged victorious on the day, therefore ending our involvement in this year’s championship. While it is disappointing to be out of the championship at this point we must all acknowledge the hard work and commitment of players and management alike. There was no one more disappointed after last Sundays game than the players and team management and what they now need from everyone is support... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

World Premiere – From A Low & Quiet Sea by Donal Ryan

June 21, 2022 · Leave a Comment 

We are so excited at Nenagh Arts Centre to have the WORLD PREMIERE of Decadent Theatre’s From a Low and Quiet Sea, adapted for the stage from Donal Ryan’s acclaimed novel, on Wednesday 6th, Thursday 7th & Friday 8th July at 8pm. The original adaptation of Donal Ryan’s Booker Prize nominated novel is a collaboration between the author, the cast, and Decadent Theatre Company’s Artistic Director, Andrew Flynn, who also directs. From a Low and Quiet Sea is Donal Ryan’s carefully crafted portrait of the intersecting lives of four souls – the refugee, the mother, the dreamer,... [Read the full story]

Events

All eyes on Tipperary for popular summer festivals!

June 21, 2022 · Leave a Comment 

Nenagh Castlefest (25/26 June – Nenagh) The Junction Arts Festival (1-10 July – Clonmel ) Féile Brian Boru 2022 (6-10 July –Killaloe & Ballina) Looking for something to do close by that won’t cost the earth? Our home county was recently named one of the top holiday destinations in the world in the Condé Nast Travellers magazine. Tipperary Tourism is set to embrace the title it wears so well, enhancing visitor trips and local tourism with ample summer festivals kicking off this weekend Nenagh Castlefest will take place on Saturday and Sunday, June 25th and 26th with two days of... [Read the full story]

Sports

How do Irish teams fund their staff and venues

February 2, 2022 · Leave a Comment 

The Irish football league is different in more than a few ways from some of its counterparts. Funding, for one thing, is often not as easy to access for some of these teams, for one reason or another. So, how do Irish teams fund and pay for all the things they need to function as a team? There are a variety of creative ways that they’ve found to do so, so read on to find out about a few of them. Sponsorships  One of the simplest and most effective ways that Irish teams, and indeed teams globally, make money is via sponsorships. There are a couple of ways that sponsorships can work. The most... [Read the full story]

Business

Irish Companies Embrace Transformative Impact of Cloud and Data Technologies

June 21, 2022 · Leave a Comment 

Irish organisations believe data and analytics and cloud technologies will deliver most value over the next two years Emerging technologies including Internet of Things (IoT) and AI and Machine Learning are increasingly being viewed as the foundational technologies to unleash long term value for organisations   Data and analytics, together with further investments in the cloud, are among the top priorities for Irish businesses when it comes to their planned transformation objectives over the next two years. The latest EY Tech Horizon Report, which explores how the intersection of technology... [Read the full story]

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The foster mum who gave one refugee family a chance for a brighter future

There are so many millions of people fleeing conflict, persecution and natural disaster that it is easy for society to see them as a faceless mass. But behind every cold statistic is a real person, full of hopes and fears. Now, on World Refugee Day (June 20), one young refugee reveals his daunting journey to Ireland...

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EU to strengthen tools to tackle breaches of UK trade agreements

Seán Kelly MEP has been appointed lead author (Rapporteur) for the European Parliament’s International Trade Committee in drafting legislation aimed at strengthening the EU’s hand in responding to breaches of obligations under the post-Brexit Withdrawal Agreement and the Trade and Cooperation Agreement with...

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Irish Companies Embrace Transformative Impact of Cloud and Data Technologies

Irish organisations believe data and analytics and cloud technologies will deliver most value over the next two years Emerging technologies including Internet of Things (IoT) and AI and Machine Learning are increasingly being viewed as the foundational technologies to unleash long term value for organisations   Data...

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“No waiting lists!” – National Mental Health Charity urges public to use its services following ESRI report which classified 55% of young women and 40% of young men as ‘depressed’

Turn2Me, a national mental health charity, has urged the public to use its free mental health services, following the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) report which classified 55% of 22-year-old women and 40% of 22-year-old men as ‘depressed’. The charity emphasised that two of its free services,...

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All eyes on Tipperary for popular summer festivals!

Nenagh Castlefest (25/26 June – Nenagh) The Junction Arts Festival (1-10 July – Clonmel ) Féile Brian Boru 2022 (6-10 July –Killaloe & Ballina) Looking for something to do close by that won’t cost the earth? Our home county was recently named one of the top holiday destinations in the world in the...

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World Premiere – From A Low & Quiet Sea by Donal Ryan

We are so excited at Nenagh Arts Centre to have the WORLD PREMIERE of Decadent Theatre’s...


All eyes on Tipperary for popular summer festivals!

Nenagh Castlefest (25/26 June – Nenagh) The Junction Arts Festival (1-10 July –...


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