Talented Roscrea hold off a spirited Newport team at Toomevara

A talented Roscrea team held off a spirited Newport outfit at St Michael’s Park in Toomevara on Saturday evening in group one of the Tipperary Water County Senior Hurling Championship Séamus Ó Riain Cup. Tipperary Water County Senior Hurling Championship Séamus Ó Riain Cup Group One Roscrea 1-17 Newport 1-11 Despite trailing by six at […]

Nenagh’s Gaelscoil pupils put on their dancing shoes

There were excellent dancing performances by all classes at Gaelscoil Aonach Urmhumhan’s annual Taispéantas Rince. With the Halla Mór packed to capacity, the school’s banna ceoil, comprising all children from Rang a 2 to Rang a 6, 144 pupils, performed a wonderful opening 20 minutes of music. This was followed by every class performing the […]

Call to Tipperary Macra clubs for Queen of the Land Festival 2017

This year’s 53rd annual WR Shaw Queen of the Land festival will take centre-stage in the Bridge House Hotel, in Tullamore Co. Offaly from the 10th-12th of November 2017 with the return of WR Shaw as the main sponsor for a third time. Following the WR Shaw Queen of the Land AGM, a new committee […]

Packed audience at Brewery Lane enjoys Carrick man’s play

FIRST IRISH PERFORMANCE Carrick-on-Suir born Robert Power staged the first Irish performance of his play “4” in his hometown before a packed audience at the Brewery Lane Theatre. It was a special occasion for the Kickham Street playwright and musician as Brewery Lane was the stage where he first developed his love of acting and […]

Ballytarsna Girls to represent Munster

FAI PRIMARY SCHOOLS SOCCER Best wishes to the girls from Little Flower N.S., Ballytarsna, Cashel, who on Wednesday next, May 31, will represent Tipperary and Munster in the Section ‘A’ Girls Spar FAI Primary 5s All Ireland Final. The school will play the other three provincial winners who hail from Meath, Sligo and Donegal to […]

Winner announced – Best 99 in Tipperary!

IS IT YOUR FAVOURITE? It’s been the hottest week of the year…. Fancy a 99? We asked you where to get the nicest and boy did you answer…. we had a windfall of nominations for the Best 99 in Tipperary! From village shops to town centre stores, we really love our 99s! 38 different shops […]

Tipperary students invited to visit WIT before CAO deadline

TOURS FOR NEXT MONTH Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) has announced a new addition to it suite of services for prospective students and anxious parents. Every Friday at 2.30pm between now and 30 June a tour of the main WIT campus will run for prospective students, and parents of prospective students. The meeting point for […]

Council to close Drangan and Cappawhite roads

LOCAL DIVERSIONS WILL BE IN PLACE Roads in Cappawhite and Drangan are to close to allow Tipperary County Council carry out works. The L5108-1 at Church Street, Cappawhite, closed last month and is not expected to reopen until July 24. The reason for the closure is the laying of a new water main. Diversions will […]