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Huge Attendance For Pilgrim Trails Book Launch

The latest publication, penned by Tipperary author John G. O’Dwyer, entitled “Pilgrim Paths in Ireland,” was launched last night in the Watermill, Thurles, before an overflow attendance representing hill-walkers, community organization and friends of the author from across County Tipperary … Continue reading

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Best Shop Front Thurles Finalist De Búrca’s Pub

It comes as no great surprise to many tourists & Thurles residents that De Búrca’s Pub, positioned in Cathedral Street, Thurles, Co Tipperary, has been chosen as one of the finalist, in this years ‘Best Presented Shop Front Award 2012.’ … Continue reading

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Thurles & Tipperary Women’s Mini Marathon 2012

Last Sunday’s Tipperary Women’s Mini Marathon here in Thurles (European Town of Sport for 2012) was without doubt a resounding success. The forecast of heavy rain & wind, accurately predicted by Met Eireann, arrived as expected somewhat spoiling the race … Continue reading

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Downton Abbey From A Tipperary Perspective

A major new & rare exhibition entitled “Downton Abbey, A Tipperary Perspective.” comes to Thurles. The TV series Downton Abbey is set on the fictional estate of Downton Abbey in the North Riding of Yorkshire, England, home to the Earl … Continue reading

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Hidden Tipperary Photography Competition

The Credit Unions of Tipperary and Tipperary Libraries are once again offering all photographers an opportunity to showcase their work, promote Tipperary and put themselves in line for a share of a €1,200 prize fund. The theme of the competition … Continue reading

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