News

County Tipperary 1917-1921; a history in 80 documents – Launch at The Source Thurles

August 13, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

In 2016, Tipperary County Council Library Service published County Tipperary in 1916: a history in 40 documents. The second part of a projected three-part series,Tipperary 1917-1921: a history in 80 documents, again from the ‘Finding Tipperary’ series of publications will be launched by Councillor Seamus Hanafin in The Source, Thurles on Saturday August 24th at 3pm. An open invitation is extended to anybody with an interest in the history of Tipperary during that dramatic period. Edited by Denis G. Marnane and Mary Guinan Darmody of Tipperary Studies, ‘Tipperary 1917-1921’, looks at events... [Read the full story]

GAA

Tipperary GAA Scene

August 15, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

PRO Joe Bracken ALL-IRELAND SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL When the tectonic plates of hurling giants collide, the force of nature created between these powers is something to be marvelled, it is unique, unrivalled and incomparable. The energy released, particularly where the plates meet, causes supporters to erupt into a frenzy of excitement and giddiness as they are transposed onto a new plateau full of hope and expectation, while they await their hero’s arrival on the hallowed plain of Croke Park. Sunday next, August 18th, will be no different as Tipperary and Kilkenny collide at 3:30pm... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

Upcoming events for June and July at Nenagh Arts Centre

June 13, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

Irish Chamber Orchestra featuring Barry McGovern “Testimony” – Wednesday 26th June, 8pm, Tickets: €26.00 In Testimony, the ICO reflects on the life of Dmitri Shostakovich in Russia, his relationship with Josef Stalin and with peers Aleksandr Glazunov, Sergei Prokofiev and Igor Stravinksy. Premiering at Nenagh Arts Centre, this fascinating piece of music theatre captures the powerful memoirs of an ailing Shostakovich, dictated to a young Russian musicologist, Solomon Volkov. First published in 1979, TESTIMONY was an international bestseller... [Read the full story]

Events

County Tipperary 1917-1921; a history in 80 documents – Launch at The Source Thurles

August 13, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

In 2016, Tipperary County Council Library Service published County Tipperary in 1916: a history in 40 documents. The second part of a projected three-part series,Tipperary 1917-1921: a history in 80 documents, again from the ‘Finding Tipperary’ series of publications will be launched by Councillor Seamus Hanafin in The Source, Thurles on Saturday August 24th at 3pm. An open invitation is extended to anybody with an interest in the history of Tipperary during that dramatic period. Edited by Denis G. Marnane and Mary Guinan Darmody of Tipperary Studies, ‘Tipperary 1917-1921’, looks at events... [Read the full story]

Sports

Nenagh’s Aisling Keller helps Ireland qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Regatta

July 24, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

Following the final two races at the Laser Radial World Championship this morning (Wednesday 24 July 2019 – Sakaiminato, Japan), Ireland has qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing regatta in the women’s single-handed event.   Aisling Kelleher on her way to qualifying the Irish Womens Laser Radials for the tokyo 2020 Olympics Repro free The berth was secured by Lough Derg Yacht Club’s Aisling Keller (Nenagh, Co. Tipperary) who had her best day in the Gold fleet final series to finish 46th overall.   Aisling Keller Laser Radial Worlds Japan 2019 Day 1 “This is a weight... [Read the full story]

Business

Just half of businesses understand the Circular Economy – Ibec survey

August 15, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

Just one in two businesses (51%) understand what is meant by the Circular Economy, with only 39% aware of EU initiatives to drive sustainable change, according to a survey conducted by Ibec in association with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). More encouragingly, half the respondents (49%) acknowledged that moving to a more circular economy presents a business opportunity in the long-term. However, only one in ten companies had a specific budget in place to support circular economy initiatives, while 39% said funding availability would be a major challenge.   The Circular Economy... [Read the full story]

News

County Tipperary 1917-1921; a history in 80 documents – Launch at The Source Thurles

In 2016, Tipperary County Council Library Service published County Tipperary in 1916: a history in 40 documents. The second part of a projected three-part series,Tipperary 1917-1921: a history in 80 documents, again from the ‘Finding Tipperary’ series of publications will be launched by Councillor Seamus Hanafin...

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Dogs Trust offers FREE dog Microchipping Certificate Amnesty as part of National Chipping Week 2019

Today sees the launch of National Chipping Week, an annual nationwide campaign by Dogs Trust, Ireland’s largest dog welfare charity. Celebrity vet, Pete Wedderburn, also known as “Pete the Vet”, helped launch the campaign, which will run from the 12th – 18th of August in association with government approved...

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Statement from the Dyslexia Association of Ireland on the new criteria for Irish Exemptions

The Dyslexia Association of Ireland (DAI) welcomes the changes made to the Irish exemption criteria announced today by Minister Joe McHugh. The DAI have been lobbying for change to the exemption criteria for many years and believe that the changes announced today, if implemented properly, will help to create...

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Irish Water is reducing the carbon footprint of the Nenagh Wastewater Treatment Plant

Irish Water is reducing the carbon footprint of the Nenagh Wastewater Treatment Plant through a sustainable energy pilot project. The Nenagh plant is amongst the first in Ireland to use clean, sustainable solar energy at the plant, reducing energy consumption. Run in partnership with Tipperary County Council, the...

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Tipperary: 758 young people on apprenticeship programmes

At present there are 758 young people on apprenticeship programmes in County Tipperary, we need increased investment in Budget 2020 to support more young people into an apprenticeship and a range of other employment and training measures to reduce long-term youth unemployment. That was the message from James Doorley,...

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GAA

Tipperary GAA Scene

PRO Joe Bracken ALL-IRELAND SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL When the tectonic plates...


Tipperary GAA Scene 7th August 2019

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Tipperary GAA Scene

PRO Joe Bracken ALL-IRELAND SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP Noel McGrath MOTM One of...


New Players Announced as Michael Ryan Leads Host of Hurling Legends Supporting Tipperary-Limerick Clash of the Ash Fundraiser for The Alzheimer Society of Ireland

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


Tipperary GAA Scene 24th July 2019

PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER U20 HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP The sun shone magnificently on Semple...


Tipperary GAA Scene

PRO Joe Bracken ALL-IRELAND SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP Four remain in the hunt...


Tipperary GAA Scene

PRO Joe Bracken ALL-IRELAND SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP The All-Ireland Hurling...


Tipperary’s 1989 All-Ireland winning hurling team will be honoured by Gaelic Players Association

Tipperary’s 1989 All-Ireland winning hurling team will be honoured at the...


Tipperary GAA Scene 25th June

PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL Tipperary will attempt...


Tipperary GAA Scene 18th June

PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP The crowds came in their thousands,...


Tipperary Hurlers Munster/All-Ireland Double 5/2 From 3/1

Dublin Footballers & Tipperary Hurlers All-Ireland Double 4/1 Back in March,...


Tipperary GAA Scene 12th June

PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP Semple Stadium will be the focus...


Tipperary GAA Scene

PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP John McGrath Man of the Match The...


Tipperary GAA Scene 28th May 2019

PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP The Munster Senior Hurling Championship...


Tipperary GAA Scene 21st May 2019

PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER SENIOR HURLING CHAMPIONSHIP Munster hurling championship...


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Entertainment

Upcoming events for June and July at Nenagh Arts Centre

Irish Chamber Orchestra featuring Barry McGovern “Testimony”...


North Tipp Author’s Centenary Book Launch

North Tipp author Brendan Lynch last week (June 5) launched his new book, Yesterday...


Upcoming events for June at Nenagh Arts Centre

Face The Short Kick Out – Friday 14th June, 8pm, Tickets:...


Inside America’s Opioid Crisis – New episode of UCC’s podcast – Plain Speaking

More American’s have died in the opioid crisis, than in both World Wars, outlined...


Freddie White – The maestro of quality music at The Source Arts Centre Thurles

Freddie White has long been synonymous with music of the highest quality. He has...


Two Tipperary families feature on TG4’s hit family talent show, Réalta Agus Gaolta

The Fitzgerald brothers (Cashel) and Catherine McVicker and daughter Caitlín (Clonmel) TG4 28/4/19 8.30pm Two...


Trials and triumphs of women in sport in Ireland – Mná Spóirt – Croí is Anam – on TG4

TG4 Thursdays from 18th April 9.30pm   Patience Jumbo Gula copy   In this...


Biggest Event Yet For Birr Festival Of Music

There will be arias in the air and strings in the streets once more when Birr Festival...


Upcoming events at Nenagh Arts Centre

Nenagh Camera Club Exhibition – Running until Tuesday 30th April “Nenagh...


TG4’s legendary GAA series ‘Underdogs’ is back

TG4’s legendary GAA series ‘Underdogs’ is back. The search is on again to a...


Irish Science Fiction and the Joys and Challenges of Translation: A conversation with author and editor Jack Fennell in Cloughjordan

On Saturday, 30 March at 8pm in Sheelagh na Gig bookshop in Cloughjordan,...


Trailer released for Irish Banking Thriller THE LIMIT OF

Alan Mulligan’s haunting debut drama THE LIMIT OF, featuring rising star Laurence...


Celebrate St Patrick’s Day with incredible stories of how the Irish have changed the world

For centuries the Irish have had an impact on the world far beyond what you...


The Chamber Philharmonic Europe will return to play a concert in Thurles this March

They brought the house down and received a lengthy standing ovation on last year’s...


Upcoming events at Nenagh Arts Centre

The Muriel O’Connor & Fran Curry Show – Saturday 9th March, 8pm, Tickets:...


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