Search

06 Dec 2021

Preview of this week's Tipperary Star

Preview of this week's Tipperary Star

In this week's Tipperary Star Noel Dundon leads with a story on South Tipp General Hospital.

We also carry tributes to former Templemore Fine Gael councillor Pauline Coonan. 

In addition we have coverage of the fire which blazed through Nenagh furniture factory TIPPO on Sunday. We carry a report on Tipperary towns that have been placed on an EU water blacklist, 

In Thurles news, Thurles Drama Group celebrate 50 years and it’s the end of an era for St. Patrick's College as 62 students graduate from the recently renamed campus. 

In Arts and Entertainment Niamh Dillon leads with an interview with Nenagh Director Andrew Flynn who is taking Martin McDonagh's play The Pillowman on its second tour of Irish theaters while on Lifestyle we meet Burgess nurse Mary Cremin who is leading a pilot project helping prostate cancer patients. 

In sport Thurles Sarsfield get set to kick start their Munster campaign while Loughmore and Moyle Rovers get ready for the county football final and Tipperary bids farewell to the Rattler. 

There is also plenty of rugby, soccer and athletics packed in to this week's sports section.

We also carry a fantastic 24-page souvenir supplement marking the last 200 years of Thurles CBS with a fascinating look back at the school, featuring academic and sporting achievements, famous past pupils and words from former teaching staff. 

Don't forget to pick up your copy of the Tipperary Star first thing every Wednesday morning!

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.


Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.