122 people ran, jogged and walked the inaugural Clonmel parkrun at Powerstown Park Racecourse on Saturday (May 20). The success of Parkrun, the single biggest participation event in the world, will see it continue every Saturday morning in Clonmel from 9:15am. 107 of those who shared in this social phenomenon on Saturday were first timers, with representatives from Clonmel AC, Garda AC, Coolquill AC, Blackrock AC and North Belfast Harriers enjoying the occasion. The event was made possible by 17 local volunteers who ensured that everything went smoothly on the day. Event director Niamh Byrne is encouraging new volunteers to get involved in parkrun over the coming weeks.

Three Premier County musical societies will be represented at the Oscars of amateur musical theatre world in Killarney in June after nominations were announced at the weekend. Three musical societies in Tipperary have shared in six nominations at the annual Association of Irish Musical Societies (AIMS) nominations which were announced in New Ross this week […]

Social phenomenon draws the crowds in Clonmel

122 people ran, jogged and walked the inaugural Clonmel parkrun at Powerstown Park Racecourse on Saturday (May 20). The success of Parkrun, the single biggest participation event in the world, will see it continue every Saturday morning in Clonmel from 9:15am. 107 of those who shared in this social phenomenon on Saturday were first timers, […]

Coveney tells Tipperary meeting that he is in the Fine Gael race to win

Fine Gael leadership candidate Simon Coveney used a Tipperary hustings to declare that he is remaining in the race. Despite falling behind rival Leo Varadker in the parliamentary party support, the Cork TD reminded those present that the electorate is made of 21,000, and not just 73. “We are going to finish what we started […]

As hot as the Mediterranean – Tipperary set to bask in the sun!

Tipperary is set to bask in the sun, this week, because a mini heatwave is on the way! Forecasters say temperatures will hit 21 degrees as the week goes on – so get the sunblock out and the sunhats on! The temperature is to start picking up today (Monday) with the warmest weather forecast for […]