Rovers win u-11 Shield in Cahir ARRAVALE ROVERS

Arravale Rovers U11 shield winners. Arravale Rovers U11s secured a win in the D2 Shield final in Cahir last Saturday. It was a nail-biting final, hard fought by both teams with only a solitary point dividing them as the final whistle blew. The first half started evenly but despite a goal and a point by […]

Golden councillor throws his hat in the ring for Tipperary Fine Gael nomination

Cllr Michael Fitzgerald Veteran county councillor Michael Fitzgerald has announced his intention to seek the Fine Gael nomination to contest the next general election at a party convention in The Ragg, Thurles on September 15th. The current chairman of Cashel/Tipperary Municipal District Committee and the first chairman of an amalgamated Tipperary County Council Cllr.Michael Fitzgerald […]

White Helmets Tipperary peace prize giving ceremony to go ahead despite protests

Opposition to the presentation of the 2016 Tipperary International Peace Award next Wednesday to the Syria Civil Defence – also known as the ‘White Helmets’, is mounting. Calls have been made on Ballykisteen Hotel not to host the Tipperary Peace convention ceremony this Wednesday. Protest groups have signalled their intention to picket the venue while […]

Clonmel firm boosts capacity with new €2 million warehouse investment

Clonmel Healthcare CEO Jim Hanlon in the new warehouse Clonmel Healthcare has completed the construction of a brand new €2 million warehouse facility in Clonmel. The 1,800 square metre build will see the consolidation of storage and distribution of pharmaceutical and specialised medical products supplied to pharmacists and medical professionals across Ireland. With the opening […]

Injured Tipperary swan fully recovered and released back on to the water

The swan with its injuries nearly fully healed The mute swan that was badly mauled at Marl Bog (The Duckpond) near Dundrum three weeks ago has survived and has been returned to the water. The swan suffered horrific injuries in the attack – thought to be by a dog – but has made a good […]