Tipperary Song of Peace Contest 2017 now seeking entrants

TIPPERARY INTERNATIONAL PEACE PRIZE The Tipperary International Song of Peace Contest 2017 is now looking for entries – Songs of peace, love, harmony, in fact anything that one constitutes a ‘Sense of Peace’. Entries must be submitted on a compact disc or in digital format (mp3) with one copy of the type-written lyrics. The entry […]

Cashel Community School’s ‘Equal Voice’ choir sing in Cork city

CASHEL COMMUNITY SCHOOL ENJOYS WEEK OF SUCCESS IN MUSIC AND SPORT By Eoin Kelleher On Thursday April 27th the students in our ‘Equal Voice’ choir headed to Cork to compete in the international choral festival. This competition always presents a very high standard with top quality performances from all involved. The students were competing against […]

OBITUARY Alfie McDermott was an Ardfinnan footballing legend

Alfie McDermott, Ardfinnan, who died recently. When news filtered through of the death of Alfie McDermott on Monday 27th March there was a sense of great sadness throughout Ardfinnan and the surrounding parishes. Born in October 1932, Alfie grew up In Ardfinnan where he went to school and from an early age showed a keen […]

Cashel boys help Meaghan to help children in Uganda

Meaghan with Junior Infants – (back ) Robert Carey, David McDonnell, Bobby Manton, David Kavanagh, (front) Willie Delaney, Kacper Marshall, Ulvis Sotnieks, Jake Doherty, Conor McGrath, Mikey Riley JERSEY DAY AT ST JOHN THE BAPTIST BNS TO SUPPORT NURTURE AFRICA Meaghan Perdue, a 3rd Year student at Mary Immaculate College in Limerick, is currently fundraising […]

CCTV part of plan to tackle dumping at the town’s “worst litter blackspot”

MULTI-AGENCY TASK FORCE WILL BE DEPLOYED TO ELIMINATE PROBLEM THAT HAS LEFT RESIDENTS “DEMORALISED” By Eamonn Wynneewynne@nationalist.ie@TheNationalist CCTV cameras will be installed as part of the multi-agency task force that will try and prevent the dumping of rubbish at the Upper Heywood Road in Clonmel. Engineer Eamon Lonergan told the monthly meeting of the Borough […]

Fethard Augustinian, Fr Martin Crean, celebrates his Golden Jubilee

Back – Fr. John Lyng, Fr. Vincent McCarthy, Fr. Declan Brennan, Fr. Tony Egan, Fr. Michael Leahy. Front: Fr. Lazarus, Fr. John O’Connor, Bishop Senan O’Donnell OSA (Bishop of Maiduguri, Nigeria), Fr. Martin Crean OSA and Fr. David Gibson. The parish of Fethard & Killusty congratulates Fr. Martin Crean OSA who celebrated the Golden Jubilee […]

Top scholarship for Clonmel High School student

Mikolaj Glegolski, deputy principal Jerry Shanahan, German teacher Martina O’Reilly and High School principal Karen Steenson. Mikolaj Glegolski, a Leaving Cert student at the CBS High School in Clonmel has his future all mapped out, thanks to a German multinational software corporation. SAP, a company that makes enterprise software to manage business operations and customer […]

Cahir Fleadh kicks off on Sunday WEEK LONG FESTIVAL OF MUSIC

Events of the Week Monday 15th May Trad session in The Gatehouse at 9pm. Tuesday 16th May Óiche Gradam in Cahir House Hotel at 8pm. Tipperary Comhaltas Board honours outstanding contributors to Comhaltas Wednesday 17th May An Óiche Dramaíocht in Cahir House Hotel at 7pm. 6 one act performances as Gaelige. Thursday 18th May Tráthnóna […]