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Planning On Affecting The Lives Of Others This Weekend?

Another week gone bye, another unacceptable number of road death, another number of family and close friends in shock and mourning loved ones, another local community speechless and brought to tears.

This coming bank holiday there is every chance you will possibly be responsible for all of the above, because you […]

Mary Hanifin Announces €6.3 Million Sports Funding

Mary Hanifin T.D.

Thurles born Minister for Tourism, Culture and Sports, Mary Hanafin T.D.has announced the Irish Sports Council’s funding package for the National Network of Sports Partnerships.

The 32 Partnerships have been allocated almost €6.3 million in funding in 2010 and this will be matched by revenues from other sources bringing the […]

Natural Gas In North Tipperary – Bord Gáis Not to Blame

Bord Gáis is ready and willing to introduce natural gas to major North Tipperary towns, but a lack of Government commitment is hindering this initiative.

On Wednesday last Bord Gáis Chief Executive, Mr John Mullins, addressed the Oireachtas Communications Committee, of which North Tipperary Fine Gael TD Deputy Noel Coonan is a member.

Responding to […]

Sun Shines for Mr PJ And Mrs Helen Barron

The new Mr and Mrs Barron

The wedding took place today, in glorious sunshine, of the very lovely Miss Helen Cahill, daughter of Mrs. Nellie and Mr. Michael Cahill, Mullinahone, Co.Tipperary, to Mr P.J. Barron, son of Mrs. Peggy and Mr. Paddy Barron, Windgap, Co.Kilkenny.

A stunning bride was escorted down the aisle by […]

Semple Stadium Thurles Likely To Host U-21 All-Ireland Hurling Finals

This year’s Bord Gais Energy All-Ireland Under-21 Hurling Championship finals are likely to be held at Semple Stadium in Thurles for the first time since 2006.

GAA Director General Mr Paraic Duffy confirmed this afternoon that Semple Stadium has been mooted as the possible venue for the U-21 Championship decider over the weekend of September […]