Loughmore to host inaugural ‘Purcell Picnic’

The village of Loughmore is gearing up to host its first ever Purcell Picnic. This event will celebrate the heritage, culture and history of Loughmore and will also act as a family reunion for members of the Purcell family who first came from Loughmore. The event will take place on Sunday June 23rd in Loughmore. […]

LEADER Programme launched in The Cottage Loughmore

Loughmore in Co. Tipperary was a hive of activity today with a large gathering of local and national media when Minister for the Environment, Community & Local Government, Alan Kelly T.D. and Minister of State for Rural Affairs, Ann Phelan T.D., were in attendance to launch the new LEADER Programme.  The announcement took place at The Cottage. The […]

Jumpstart – Vintage VW Meet in Loughmore Saturday 8th March

Originally organised a number of years ago by Newport resident Cathal O’Toole as nothing more than a casual meeting of like minded vintage VW enthusiasts from a vintage VW club called Eircooled.com, Jumpstart, as it is now known has grown into quite the event. Spurred on by the success of the 2013 event the decision […]

Tipperary GAA Scene November 5th

BY COUNTY PRO GER RYAN   LOUGHMORE CASTLEINEY ACHIEVE HISTORY MAKING DOUBLE   Congratulations to Loughmore Castleiney on their 3-10 to 0-9 victory over Aherlow Gaels in the Clean Ireland Recycling County Senior Football championship final at Semple Stadium on Sunday last. They also made history by becoming the first club ever in Tipperary to win both […]

County Senior Hurling League Round-Up by County PRO, Ger Ryan

Premier Division Thurles Sarsfields 1-14 Kildangan 0-20 Kildangan maintained their 100% record with a hard fought three point win over Thurles Sarsfields in the third round of the county league in Thurles on Saturday evening. Thurles started the game the brighter of the two and after ten minutes had opened up a 5 point to […]