Borrisoleigh Track-Attack’s Family Affair

The presentation of prizes for the Track-Attack Twin Peaks Series will be held on Monday 13th of March and it could be a real Family Affair when the eventual victors go to climb the podium steps.   In group 1, Michael O’Brien is coming good just as we enter the final stages and his showing […]

Community Wind Projects like in Templederry – The Way Forward says Harkin

Some of the many difficulties surrounding the development of windfarms could be dealt with by ensuring real community participation and benefit derived from their operation. This was the view of Independent MEP Marian Harkin following a meeting with representatives of the community owned Templederry Energy Resources which has two wind turbines operating in North Tipperary. […]

Borrisoleigh Track-Attack Notes

Borrisoleigh 5km As the road-running boom continues to flourish on a nationwide scale, we hope to see the roads surrounding the village of Borrisoleigh awash with athletes of all standards on Thursday 14th of July when Track-Attack plays host to the third annual Borrisoleigh 5km road race and walk. The course, which takes in the […]

Ireland’s first Community-Owned Wind Farm opened in Templederry

Minister for Energy, Pat Rabbitte T.D., has officially opened Ireland’s first community owned wind farm in Templederry, Co. Tipperary. Templederry Community Wind Farm counts students, farmers and a local priest amongst its owners. The group is now producing green electricity and selling it to the grid, producing approximately 15GWh per annum. This is enough to […]

North Tipperary Macra na Feirme News

Clodagh Macra will hold their Annual Ice cream Funday on Sunday 3rd July at 2-5pm in the Sportsfield, Templederry in aid of Down Syndrome Ireland. Activities on the day include Tug of war, pillow fighting, sponge throwing, clothes hanging competition and many more! As it is a worthy cause all support on the day would be greatly appreciated. […]

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

Premier Division Clonoulty Rossmore 0-19 Thurles Sarsfields 1-8 A strong wind at Clonoulty on Friday evening had a big bearing on this game. The home side took full advantage of it in the first half to establish a 14 point lead, 0-15 to 0-1 at half time. Despite the assistance of the wind in the […]

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 […]