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Thurles Musical Society To Stage Titanic The Musical

Cast of Thurles Musical Societies “Titanic The Musical,” to be staged from Tuesday March 19th to Saturday March 23rd inc.

Reporter Noel Dundon (Thurles Musical Society PRO.)

Thurles Musical Society will stage “Titanic The Musical,” in the Premier Hall, Thurles from Tuesday March 19th to Saturday March 23rd, in what is anticipated to be […]

Mid West’s Economic Recovery In The Spotlight

The economic recovery of the Mid-West Region, will be the main focus of the 18th Annual Mid West Regional Authority (MWRA) Conference, details of which were announced recently. (Note: Latter region consists of the areas of counties Clare, Limerick and North Tipperary, including Limerick city.)

Alan Kelly TD, Minister of State at the Department of […]

New Broadcasting Charge Due In Value For Money Report

News of further possible taxation as Labour Communications Minister Pat Rabbitte states that everyone will now have to pay a new ‘Broadcasting Charge,’ latter which will replace the annual TV Licence. This charge will be made, regardless of whether or not you actually own a Television Set.

The Minister has informed the Dáil that he […]

EPA New iPhone App Keeping Tipperary Beautiful

Rural dwellers & the farming community in particular, here in Co Tipperary, will welcome the launch today, by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), of their new iPhone Application Software (APP), “See it? Say it!”

This App is designed to assist in reporting existing environmental pollution in and around our towns and villages & to make […]

MO, INMO, CPSU & Unite, Exit Croke Park Talks

As was forecast, four Unions, all claiming the Government’s Austerity agenda is totally unacceptable, have walked out of current Croke Park discussions this evening.

The unions involved are; Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO), Irish Medical Organisation (IMO), Civil Public and Services Union (CPSU) and Unite.

All those who have exited the talks have described […]