Breaking: Renowned Anner Hotel in Thurles has been sold

It will be business as usual at the four star hotel as the Maher brothers from Two-Mile-Borris sell to well known hotelier. The Tipperary Star can confirm that in the past week the owners of the 95 Bedroom 4 Star Anner Hotel, Michael, PJ and Seamus Maher have agreed to sell the business to a […]

Tipperary rail line threatened with closure

Train services to Clonmel, Carrick on Suir, Cahir, Tipperary town and Limerick Junction are under threat because of what Iarnrod Eireann describes as it’s “perilous financial state.” The Irish Independent reported this morning that the Waterford to Limerick Junction train line – which runs through Tipperary – is one of four now earmarked for closure. The information […]

Ballingarry honours it’s eighty World War 1 heroes

WHISTLE RECALLS TERRIFYING MOMENT SOLIDERS ‘WENT OVER THE TOP’ Ballingarry honoured eighty parishioners who served in World War 1 in a moving ceremony in the village on Sunday. A plaque was unveiled with the names of all eighty who served in various capacities. They were seventy eight soliders, one chaplain and one nun. The highest […]