Tipperary native Peter Ryan scoops prestigious award at Fighting Blindness Annual Sporting Gala Dinner

Annual event fuels the charity’s mission to cure, support and empower those living with sight loss   Marking one of the most anticipated weekends in the sporting calendar, Irish Charity Fighting Blindness held its annual Sporting Gala Dinner on Saturday night, 8th February at the Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin.    Hosted by RTE’s Shay Byrne, the glamorous event […]

Upperchurch Drombane Cycling Club Annual Charity Cycle

The Upperchurch Drombane Cycling Club (UDCC) invites you to join us in Upperchurch for our Annual Charity Cycle on Sunday 1st September 2013.  Our Irish National Tandem-Para Time Trial Champions (2013) Peter Ryan and Damien Shaw will be present at this cycle. Peter Ryan of Drombane, and a member of UDCC, suffers from Leber’s Hereditary Optic Neuropathy which leads […]

Council Nominates Terryglass & Upperchurch for Prestigious Pride of Place Awards

The Pride of Place Competition for 2010 is currently underway with North Tipperary County Council nominating two areas for the all-island competition this year. Upperchurch-Drombane and District Development Association and the Terryglass Arts Festival are the two entries for North Tipperary this year and their efforts in trying to achieve a prestigious Pride of Place […]