Fr. Alec Reid Festival of Hurling Challenge Tipperary 4-22 Antrim 2-15

Continuing their preparations for the upcoming Allianz league opener against Dublin on Saturday week, the Tipperary senior hurlers were made to work hard for their win in a very entertaining challenge against Antrim in Corrigan Park, Belfast on Sunday last. In perfect conditions for hurling the Corrigan pitch was in pristine condition for this much […]

Fr. Alec Reid Festival of Hurling Weekend

Billed as the kings of Irish hurling, the Tipperary hurlers were indeed feted like royalty in Belfast last weekend as they travelled North to participate in ‘A Festival of Hurling’ in honour of Fr. Alec Reid and what a weekend it was. While hurling was the real winner, the ‘Festival’ was an outstanding success with […]

Tipperary GAA Scene

By PRO Joe Bracken FESTIVAL OF HURLING WEEKEND What an outstanding success the Festival of Hurling last weekend in honour of the late Fr. Alec Reid, turned out to be as Antrim GAA pulled out all the stops as West Belfast opened its arms in welcome to the Tipperary senior hurling team. Blessed with exceptional […]

Morris offers his condolences on the death of Nenaghman Fr Alec Reid

I was saddened to hear of the passing this morning of Nenagh Man Fr Alec Reid. Fr Reid was hugely influential in the peace process in this country and it was because his ability to see  the whole process  through to the end that Nenagh Town Council awarded him a civic reception at my insistence. […]