News

‘Budget 2022 missed opportunity to make Ireland a country fairer for old and young alike’, says ALONE

October 12, 2021 · Leave a Comment 

ALONE, the organisation that supports older people to age at home, has today responded to Budget 2022. The organisation says that Budget 2022 highlights Ireland as a country where quality of life in old age is still something many strive for, due to the low increase in the State Pension and lack of actions to address the issues impacting on older people.   Announced today, Budget 2022 increased the State Pension by €5 per week to €253.30. ALONE has highlighted that this increase still leaves the State Pension €33.18 below the poverty line. Furthermore, the €5 increase does not to deliver... [Read the full story]

GAA

Tipperary GAA Scene – September 1st 2021

September 1, 2021 · Leave a Comment 

FBD Insurance County Championships Last weekend saw round 1 games taking place in the Dan Breen, Seamus Ó Riain and Intermediate hurling championships. There were some very entertaining games over the course of the weekend with many of the games ending very close on the scoreboard. The next round of the hurling championships will take place on the weekend after next with winners playing winners and losers playing losers. This coming weekend will see the commencement of the county senior and intermediate football championships with a total of 14 games being played from Thursday to Sunday.... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

Why Women Kill – season 2 on TG4

September 1, 2021 · Leave a Comment 

From creator Marc Cherry (“Desperate Housewives,” “Devious Maids”), season two of WHY WOMEN KILL which starts on TG4 on the 7th of September at 10.30pm features a new ensemble cast and storylines set in 1949 that will explore what it means to be beautiful, the hidden truth behind the facades people present to the world, the effects of being ignored and overlooked by society and the lengths one woman will go in order to finally belong… WHY WOMEN KILL is produced by Imagine Television Studios and CBS Studios. Cherry also serves as executive producer alongside Imagine’s Brian Grazer and... [Read the full story]

Events

MyMind mark 15 years and are encouraging the public to actively support their mental health

September 22, 2021 · Leave a Comment 

On Thursday, September 23rd at 11 am, Mental Health Service Provider MyMind will celebrate its 15th anniversary of providing affordable mental health services in Ireland by hosting a live webinar event to mark the occasion, share their insights and celebrate their achievements over the last 15 years. During this time MyMind has supported over 34,900 people to better mental health through its services. This webinar is open to the public and will look at the mental health landscape in Ireland during this time and how social enterprises have developed to deal with and solve social problems, including... [Read the full story]

Sports

Sporting souvenirs and stories wanted for Europe’s biggest online sports collection

August 12, 2021 · Leave a Comment 

From the first Irish National Surfing Championships held in Tramore, Co Waterford, 1967   Do you have a sporting story or sports souvenir that you are proud of? Share it with EPIC to have it included in the Europeana Sport collection.   EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum is inviting sports fans, aficionados, experts and collectors throughout Ireland and abroad to become part of the Europeana Sport collection, a major project undertaken by museums, libraries and cultural organisations across Europe.   Souvenir programmes, tickets, medals, photographs, jerseys, keepsakes, song sheets or... [Read the full story]

Business

€625,000 funding opportunity for innovative Irish businesses in the Circular Economy

June 17, 2021 · Leave a Comment 

 The EPA’s Green Enterprise: Innovation for a Circular Economy fund worth €625,000 is now open for applications. Applications for project funding in the range of €50k to €100k are invited, to support Irish businesses develop circular solutions in product and service design, production, distribution, use of resources – including raw materials and waste reduction. The fund is aimed at business-ready innovative projects targeting the areas of food; plastic; construction and demolition waste; and resources & raw materials. Circular business models contribute to a climate-neutral,... [Read the full story]

News

‘Budget 2022 missed opportunity to make Ireland a country fairer for old and young alike’, says ALONE

ALONE, the organisation that supports older people to age at home, has today responded to Budget 2022. The organisation says that Budget 2022 highlights Ireland as a country where quality of life in old age is still something many strive for, due to the low increase in the State Pension and lack of actions to address...

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MyMind celebrates World Mental Health Day with a free webinar: Demystifying Mental Health in an Unequal World

Mental Health Service Provider MyMind will celebrate World Mental Health Day with a free webinar this Thursday, October 7th at 11:00 am. The social enterprise has prepared a unique webinar which will look at ‘Demystifying Mental Health in an Unequal World’. The COVID-19 pandemic has heavily impacted the mental...

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Time to acknowledge the role of Deposit Refund Systems (DRS) in achieving a Circular Economy for beverage packaging in the EU

Natural Mineral Waters Europe (NMWE), UNESDA Soft Drinks Europe and Zero Waste Europe call on the EU to facilitate the beverage industry’s transition to circularity by developing a legal framework for setting up new efficient DRS for beverage packaging. Natural Mineral Waters Europe (NMWE), UNESDA Soft Drinks Europe...

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Irish campaigners support citizens’ campaign for EU ban on fossil fuel advertising and sponsorship

New analysis of over 3,000 adverts shows how six major fossil fuel companies ‘greenwash’ their brands More than twenty organisations – including Friends of the Earth and Greenpeace – have today launched the first ever Europe-wide campaign calling for a ban on fossil fuel advertising and sponsorships in the...

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Irish Girl Guides welcomes girls and women ages 5 to 95 to join in Clonmel

Guiding has been active in Clonmel for more than 50 years and has grown from just a group of Guides to now including Ladybirds (ages 5-7), Brownies, (ages 7-10), Guides (ages 10-14) and Senior Branch (ages 14+).   The success of Guiding in the area is due to the commitment of the group of women who volunteer with...

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GAA

Tipperary GAA Scene – September 1st 2021

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Tipperary youngsters chase John West Féile Croke Park dream

Hundreds of Tipperary schoolchildren will contest matches over the next two weekends...


Brendan Maher announces retirement from Inter County Hurling with Tipperary GAA

Tipperary GAA County Board wish to inform you of the following statement from Tipperary...


Tipperary Team to play Clare in Munster Senior Hurling Championship Semi Final

Liam Sheedy and his management team have named the Tipperary team ahead of this Sunday’s...


Tipperary GAA Scene 7th April

Return to Play Last week the government announced plans and dates for a phased return...


Tipperary GAA Scene – March 10th 2021

The Late Tom McLoughney Tom made his League debut with Tipperary in 1959 and went...


Tipperary GAA Scene

All Stars Conor Sweeney became the third Tipperary player to win an All Star, Bringing...


Tipperary GAA Scene

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Tipperary GAA Scene – January 27th 2021 Tipperary Minor Hurling Management

Paul Collins and his management team recently informed Tipperary County Board that...


Tipperary GAA Draw Results Friday 11th December 2020

Tipperary GAA Draw Results Friday 11th December 2020 Held in Lár na Pairce, Thurles live...


Tipperary GAA Scene

PRO Joe Bracken ALL-IRELAND SENIOR FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SEMI-FINAL With the county...


Relive Tipp’s All Ireland glory and the best of 90’s hurling with “Réabhlóid GAA”

Réabhlóid GAA is a new one-hour documentary that tells the story of how hurling...


Tipperary GAA Scene 2nd December

PRO Joe Bracken ALL-IRELAND SENIOR FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SEMI-FINAL A significant...


Tipperary GAA Scene 25th November 2020

PRO Joe Bracken MUNSTER SENIOR FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL The near empty stadium...


Tipperary GAA Draw Results 20th November 2020

The Tipperary GAA Draw results held tonight in Lar Na Pairce live on Tipp FM. Congratulations to...


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Entertainment

Why Women Kill – season 2 on TG4

From creator Marc Cherry (“Desperate Housewives,” “Devious Maids”), season...


Sporting souvenirs and stories wanted for Europe’s biggest online sports collection

From the first Irish National Surfing Championships held in Tramore, Co Waterford,...


Five new drama series for younger audiences selected for development supported by Screen Ireland/Fís Éireann and TG4

Five young and contemporary drama series, ranging from a supernatural coming-of-age...


Ian Mac Aonghusa represents Tipperary in TG4 series

TG4 in partnership with the Creative Ireland Programme of the Department of Tourism,...


TG4 to broadcast the BFI’s See Yourself on Screen Challenge for a second year calling on 4-18 year olds to create TV shows for the future

The BFI has today unveiled their second See Yourself On Screen Challenge (SYOS),...


Murderers among us – true crime series on TG4

How long does it take for a killer to think they have gotten away with their heinous...


Evelyn O’Rourke investigates cancer care for women in Ireland – TG4

Evelyn O’Rourke: Ailse & Ise is scheduled for broadcast on TG4 at 9.30pm on...


Síle Seoige – talks openly about miscarriage in TG4 documentary

Síle Seoige: Deireadh Tochta TG4 Wednesday April 7th 9.30pm Síle Seoige explores...


Shadowland features on Source Arts Centre’s ‘Tipperary on Film’ slot

The Source Arts Centre continues its ‘Tipperary On Film’ Programme this Wednesday...


Junior Eurovision is back! Applications are now open for 2021

Do you have a great singing voice? Are you between the ages of 9 and 14 years? This...


TG4 documentary on a rebranding mission to give Peig the mother of all make overs

“Seanabhean is ea mise anois go bhfuil cos léi insan uaigh is an chos eile ar...


Why Online Casinos are Growing in Popularity

The online casino industry is booming at the moment, and there are many factors playing...


Seven weekends of horseracing on TG4 in March and April

Irish horseracing will feature on TG4 for seven consecutive weekends as the channel...


The epic love story between Gráinne Mhaol and Richard in Iron Bourke explored in TG4 documentary

Scéalta Grá na hÉireann Gráinne Ní Mháille & Iron Richard Burke Wednesday...


New National Hunt Racing Series on TG4 – Laochra Na Rásaíochta

TG4 and Touchline Media are delighted to announce that a new horseracing series ‘Laochra...


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