Lions Team Announcement – Five Munster Players Tipped

Five Munster rugby players are tipped to be included in the British and Irish Lions squad to tour New Zealand this summer, when it is announced in London at noon today (Wednesday) by Warren Gatland. Scrum-half Conor Murray and number eight CJ Stander – both of whom have been sidelined with injuries in recent weeks […]

Tipperary lady footballers beat Offaly to reach league final

Tipp’s Aisling McCarthy wins possession ahead of Offaly’s Gráinne Dolan . Tipperary qualified for their second League final in succession and brought their unbeaten run of games in the Division 3 League to eight. Offaly were the opposition in the semi-final at wind swept Clane on Easter Sunday with Tipp winning easily 7-16 to 2-6 […]

Tipperary reach National Hurling League Final with big win over Wexford

Ronan Maher had a great game when Tipperary beat Wexford in the National Hurling League semi-final at Nowlan Park Eamonn Wynne….ewynne@nationalist.ie Tipperary 5-18 Wexford 1-19 Tipperary took a major step towards capturing their first National Hurling League title since 2008 when they had a big win over Wexford in Sunday’s semi-final at Nowlan Park. They […]

Tipperary urged to support Happy Heart appeal

RTE Broadcaster Michael Lyster joined forces with Roscrea’s Con O’Lone and Kerry Anne and Irish Heart’s Regional Manager Anne Riordan to urge big-hearted volunteers to give a few hours of their time to help Irish Heart’s annual Happy Hearts Appeal this May 12. Croke Park provided the spectacular backdrop for the launch of this year’s […]

Could Churchill have become a soldier in Cahir?

HISTORY DAY LOOKS AT LIFE OF FAMED BRITISH P.M. He was told of the delights of the Tipperary town but the young man who would go on to be Britain’s leader never actially visited Munster! Organising the next History Day at Dromana, her family home near Cappoquin, Co. Waterford, Barbara Grubb has been wondering why […]

Generous community provides boost to mental health services

Photo:Johanna Maher Tipperary Curtain Shop presenting a cheque to Mount Sion from the proceeds of ‘The Wool Pack’ knitting group: Back: Mattie Sweeney, Mary Murphy, Martin Quinn (Chairperson of Mount Sion) FUNDRAISING BOOST Two mental health services in Tipperary received financial boosts as a result of recent fundraising. Both the West Tipperary Mental Health Association […]