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Thurles Credit Union Report Student Loans Increase

Thurles Credit Union has reported a significant increase in applications for student loans ahead of the 2012 / 2013 academic year. The Local Credit Union believe that the increase in the third level registration fee (€2,250) combined with the significant increase in day to day costs of going to college, has forced many students & […]

Reminder Thurles Hosts Tipperary Mini-Marathon 2012

As we have already stated in a previous blog on June 17th last, North Tipperary Sports Partnership & South Tipperary Sports Partnerships have come together to organise this year’s Tipperary Women’s Mini Marathon, which will to be staged here in Thurles on Sunday Sept 30th,starting at 11.00am.

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IRFU & GAA Enter Talks On 2023 Rugby World Cup.

The Irish Rugby Football Union has confirmed that it has entered into preliminary discussions with the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) in relation to the availability of GAA grounds, as part of a possible Irish bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.

Acknowledging that any future bid by the IRFU would be heavily dependent on […]

Munch Time Story Writing Competition Launched

Picture shows L-R: Isabelle Benwell, Karen Willoughby, Munch the Cow, Sarah Webb & Jessica Benwell

The Reading Association of Ireland (RAI), Irish children’s author, Sarah Webb, and children’s yogurt brand, Munch Bunch, teamed up today, to promote the importance of storytelling and shared reading, to mark the launch of Munch Bunch’s 2012 Story Writing […]

Lauras Lymes Treatment Fund

Fund raising events in Thurles

We have been contacted here today by the Secretary of the ‘Laura’s Lymes Treatment Fund,’ M/s Aisling Crowe.

Aisling wishes to remind all Tipperary people that this organisation was set up just over a month ago, with the express purpose of raising much needed funds for the treatment of […]