THE PUNTER’S EYE: Irish Derby Special Justin Kelly Justin Kelly

The sold out Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby takes centre stage on the racing scene this weekend as tens of thousands of people converge on the Curragh to witness one of Ireland’s most famous races. As well as the big race at 5.20pm on Saturday, the Kildare track is hosting an array of quality racing […]

Tipp County Council wants economic plan for Littleton briquette factory

“FRIGHTENED THE SITE WILL BE LEFT DORMANT” Tipperary Co. Council has written to Bord na Mona calling on it to develop an economic and environmental plan for the future use of its Littleton briquette factory site and surrounding boglands in the wake of its decision to close the plant next year with the loss of […]

Ana Li Diggins is Clonmel’s Swimmer of the Year

LIAM CLOONEY MEMORIAL CUP PRESENTED Clonmel Swimming Club held its Annual Club Time Trials in Clonmel pool on Sunday June 25th. There was a fantastic turnout and all the swimmers had a great day. A sincere thank you to coaches Niamh, Brian, Maria, Sara, Sergiy, Eoin, Roisin, Martha and Ursula for all your hard work […]

Tipp draw Dublin in Round 2; Kilkenny and Waterford to clash

PLACE IN QUARTER-FINAL FOR TIPP IF THEY CAN OVERCOME DUBLIN All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Qualifiers Round 2 TIPPERARY V DUBLIN KILKENNY V WATERFORD The draw for Round 2 of the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Qualifiers Round 2 was made on RTE 1 radio this morning. Tipperary have been drawn against Ger Cunningham’s Dublin, while the […]