Magnificent relay for Life in Toomevara

Relay for Life Tipperary 2012, held in St Michael’s Park, Toomevara last weekend, was a highly successful and very moving event, raising considerable funds for the Irish Cancer Society and bringing new awareness and understanding of the issues raised by cancer to all who took part.  With almost 1,000 taking part in teams and with […]

North Tipp Macra Notes 26th August

North Tipp Macra have just had an very busy few weeks. Well done to Catherine Maher who represented us at the annual Ms Macra Competition in Dundrum earlier this month and big congratulations to Joe Maher who came second in the International Bachelor of the Year competition in Ballinasloe. Last Saturday saw all the hard […]

North Tipp Macra Notes

On Satuday night last we held a very successful Speed Dating night in aid of the Irish Cancer Society’s Relay for Life initiative. Thanks to Donal Young of The Ragg for allowing us to host the event at his premises. We really appreciate everything. Thanks also to all the local clubs that turned up in […]

Survivors at Relay for Life Tipperary

Relay for Life Tipperary 2013 gaining momentum with lots of activities planned in advance of the event itself in Toomevara on the 24/25 August.  Teams are registering throughout the county so look out of events related to Relay in your local area.  Two-thirds of the funding raised is spent directly on cancer services in the […]

91 year old Gladys prepares for Relay for Life Tipperary

Gladys (91) prepares to Relay Gladys Cromer from Toomevara got cancer in 1965, at the age of 44. At the time, she had a young family and her husband, John, was extremely ill. She says that she did not have time to think about herself – only to concentrate on getting better to look after […]

The Nenagh Ramblers Relay for Life Fundraiser

The Nenagh Ramblers Relay for Life Fundraiser Mid Summer Family Walk, 6K Thursday 21st June 2012, @ 7p.m. Join us for a lovely Walk along the banks of the Nenagh River. Walk Starts & Finish at Banba Square – All are welcome. Registration: Hibernian Lounge Pearse St Nenagh from 6.30 p.m. Entry—Voluntary Bucket collection for […]

Relay for Life 2012 Launched

Relay for Life Tipperary2012 was launched by Trevor Hogan, former Munster, Leinster and Irelandrugby international last Wednesday evening in Nenagh.  Launching the event which will be held in Toomevara GAA grounds on 25/26August, commended Relay for bringing communities together in the fight against cancer.  Reflecting on his sporting career, he said that what defines success […]

Launch of Relay for Life 2012

Relay for Life Tipperary2012 will be launched in the AbbeyCourtHotelon Wednesday next, 4th April at 8.00pm.  Trevor Hogan, formerIreland rugby international who also had very successful times with bothMunster andLeinster, will perform the launch, and all are invited and welcome. The inaugural Relay for Life was one of the most significant events to take place […]

Walk down Memory Lane at the Vintage Graduation to be held in The Abbey Court Hotel

  A “Vintage Graduation” to be held in The Abbey Court Hotel on the 10th of March .  It is a fun  themed do over graduation which means we will be bringing back the Slow Sets, Prom King and Queen, Film  themed tables   and much much more   and it is open to all.  We are raising […]

Magnificent Relay for Life event held in Toomevara

The first Relay for Life Tipperary held in Toomevara last weekend was a highly successful and very moving event.  With 42 teams and over 900 participants as well as 90 survivors and as many carers, and thousands of supporters and well-wishers over the 24 hours, it was a magnificent occasion.  The Candle of Hope and […]

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