News

One of the Great Books of Ireland, The Book of Lismore, returns home

October 30, 2020 · Leave a Comment 

 15th century medieval manuscript donated to UCC by the Trustees of the Chatsworth Settlement  Book contains some of the greatest masterpieces of medieval Irish literature #BookOfLismore The Book of Lismore, created in the late 15th century, has been donated by the Trustees of the Chatsworth Settlement to University College Cork (UCC). This major medieval manuscript, created at Kilbrittain, Co. Cork, in a golden age of Irish literature, is rightly considered as one of the Great Books of Ireland. The Book of Lismore, consists of 198 large vellum folios, and contains important texts, many... [Read the full story]

GAA

Tipperary GAA Scene

October 30, 2020 · Leave a Comment 

PRO Joe Bracken Regardless of the time of year or level five restrictions, there is still a championship feel in the air. As the appointed hour edges closer there is somewhat of a giddiness around what the next few weeks will bring for the championships, and indeed for the Premier County. Nothing in recent memory can even come close to what we are about to live through. As the Tipperary hurlers and footballers prepare for a most unique Munster Championship which we welcome into our homes this weekend, it will, for the first time, be armchair viewing, as empty stadia play host to our national sporting... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

Former player becomes new presenter of TG4’s Peil na mBan Beo coverage

October 20, 2020 · Leave a Comment 

The TG4 Ladies Football Championship in association with the LGFA is back on our screens soon. Despite the Covid delays the championships promise high drama from the start, with everything on the line for the teams involved from the first game. As always, TG4 will be in the thick of the action, broadcasting 9 live games, including the junior, intermediate and senior finals. Former player becomes new presenter of TG4’s Peil na mBan Beo coverage There will a new face on TG4’s Peil na mBan Beo coverage, with former Galway star and TG4 analyst Máire Ní Bhraonáin fronting the station’s... [Read the full story]

Events

Nenagh Children’s Film Festival

May 20, 2020 · Leave a Comment 

Nenagh Arts Centre is set to screen the first animated feature by Lotte Reiniger, a German artist whose work predates Walt Disney, as part of its inaugural Children’s Film Festival. Screening online from June 12th to June 14th, the film festival aims to bring children across Ireland together during a time we must stay apart, to delve into the magical world of youth cinema.   Adventures of Prince Achmed, The three-day festival will be hosted on an online Virtual Festival platform and boasts a vibrant line up of 37 films from Ireland, Russia, India, Germany and more, suitable for children... [Read the full story]

Sports

Tipperary men over 45 urged to get active as part of Sport Ireland’s Your Personal Best Month this November

October 30, 2020 · Leave a Comment 

Broadcaster Simon Delaney and former rugby international John Hayes urge men over 45  in Tipperary to say, ‘no more excuses’ and get active as part of Sport Ireland’s Your Personal Best Month this November   Only one in four men aged 45-54 meet the recommended 150 minute of exercise per week* 34% of men over the age of 45 regularly make excuses not to get active 50% of those men that make excuses tell themselves that they’ll ‘start on Monday’ Bad weather is the most common excuse and is used 61% of the time Broadcaster and actor Simon Delaney and former rugby international John... [Read the full story]

Business

Tipperary female entrepreneurs urge others to apply for programme that has helped their businesses flourish

September 14, 2020 · Leave a Comment 

September 21 deadline to join the latest cycle of ACORNS Government-backed programme to assist 50 new female entrepreneurs in rural locations Past Tipperary participants include Marian Kennedy of A New Mum, Samantha Stuart of Pretty Bowtique and Geraldine Jones of Mediskin Former Tipperary participant Geraldine Jones of Mediskin Former Tipperary participants of a development programme aimed at female entrepreneurs in rural locations have encouraged others to apply. Annamarie McNally, Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and former Tipperary participant, Marian Kennedy, A New Mum... [Read the full story]

News

One of the Great Books of Ireland, The Book of Lismore, returns home

 15th century medieval manuscript donated to UCC by the Trustees of the Chatsworth Settlement  Book contains some of the greatest masterpieces of medieval Irish literature #BookOfLismore The Book of Lismore, created in the late 15th century, has been donated by the Trustees of the Chatsworth Settlement to University...

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Tipperary men over 45 urged to get active as part of Sport Ireland’s Your Personal Best Month this November

Broadcaster Simon Delaney and former rugby international John Hayes urge men over 45  in Tipperary to say, ‘no more excuses’ and get active as part of Sport Ireland’s Your Personal Best Month this November   Only one in four men aged 45-54 meet the recommended 150 minute of exercise per week* 34% of men over...

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Tipperary students presented with calves in Ireland’s leading Ag Science competition

Last week, students from The Abbey School, Tipperary Town were one of five secondary schools nationwide who were presented with Irish Angus calves as part of the Certified Irish Angus schools’ competition. The group who were announced as finalists in April of this year were delighted to meet the five calves that...

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Tipperary Energy Agency Chairman Receives Outstanding Contribution to Sustainable Energy Award

Tipperary Energy Agency is delighted to announce that our Chairman, Seamus Hoyne has received the Outstanding Contribution to Sustainable Energy Award at yesterday’s Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) Awards.   Seamus has been involved in research and development in the energy sector since the nineties...

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Bus Éireann and Expressway issue Level 5 travel advice for all services nationwide

Bus Éireann, Ireland’s national bus company, is advising customers of updated guidelines under Level 5 of Ireland’s Plan for Living with Covid-19 which will come into effect from midnight tomorrow, Wednesday, 21 October 2020. Under Level 5 restrictions Bus Éireann and Expressway services will operate at a capacity...

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