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New Thurles Traffic Management Plan Began Today

A fourteen day trial of a new traffic management plan came into effect today in Thurles. This new system, which has the full approval of An Garda Síochána includes a number of new one-way routes, put into place from early this morning.

However Gardaí are continuing to remind motorists who are entering Thurles from Templemore […]

Government Embargo Severely Hinders Thurles FÁS Office

The Government has serious questions to answer regarding the present inefficient running of the Thurles FÁS office. Phone calls to this office go unanswered daily, while people attempting to gain access, find the doors locked and this during a period when 6,511 people sign on the dole in North Tipperary.

Thurles FÁS (Foras Áiseanna Saothair) […]

Tipperary Garda Car Rammed Following Tipp Robbery

Gardaí in Tipperary Town are today hunting for a four-man gang, following a series of attempted robberies during last night.

The Centra Supermarket at Main Street, Dundrum, was targeted at around 4 o’clock. This followed an earlier robbery in Doon, Co Limerick.

Gardaí disturbed the balaclava clad gang, as they attempted one of these burglaries. […]

Barmen Charged As Guest Dies From Alcohol Abuse

Two barmen working in one of Ireland’s most historic hotels, have been charged with the unlawful killing of an Englishman who died as a result of acute alcohol intoxication consumed on the night of his 26th birthday.

This first criminal case of its kind under “Liquor Liability Laws” ever taken in Ireland, has been brought […]

It Happened This Weekend In Molly’s Bar Thurles

HQ Nightclub Thurles

A man goes to Molly’s Bar in HQ Nightclub with his Labrador dog last Friday night. The barman says “You can’t bring that dog in here!” The guy, without missing a beat, says “This is my seeing-eye dog.” “Oh god,” the barman says, “I’m sorry, here, your first drinks’s on me.” […]