North Tipp’s historic estates come under the microscope

Fans of Downton Abbey are in for a treat as part of a new lecture series exploring the ‘big houses’ and estates of North Tipperary next month. The daily way of life of some of North Tipperary’s wealthiest families during the 19th and 20th centuries will be examined as part of Tipperary County Councils lecture […]

Cashel couple win dream honeymoon!

Aine Gallahue and Kevin McRory from Cashel in County Tipperary were the lucky couple to win a fantastic honeymoon at a top Wedding Expo yesterday! The Beat 102-103 Wedding Day Expo took place at the Hub in Kilkenny on Sunday, February 19, with over 1500 people in attendance. This is the fifth year of the […]

Boys are Junior Entrepreneurs TURNING THEIR HANDS TO BUSINESS…

By @TheNationalist The Junior Entrepreneur Programme (JEP) is a unique programme which has an alumni of 26,500 children who have created entrepreneurial businesses in their classrooms in Ireland. Every child proposes an idea and during the 12-16 week programme one is selected as the class business. Each child invests a small amount of capital in […]

Outstanding Tipperary show jumper leads Ireland to $100,000 win in Florida

Team manager Michael Blake selected Cork’s Shane Sweetnam as his opening rider in round one, and he didn’t disappoint, giving Ireland a perfect start with a clear round aboard the Spy Coast Farm-owned Chaqui Z. Sweetnam and Chaqui Z returned with just a single error second time out and another four fault score from Babington […]