Paul O’Connell with Leaders@LIT award recipient Donnacha Byrne from Thurles Picture: Alan Place
The organisers of the upcoming Tipperariana Book Fair in Fethard on Sunday, February 9, have awarded the 18th Tipperariana Book of the Year for 2019 to the 60th anniversary edition of the ‘Fethard and Killusty Newsletter’ - sometimes better known as the Emigrants Newsletter.
McDonalds coming to Thurles as Erin Foods work starts. Pictured at the site this week: James Purcell, Acquisitions Manager Lidl Ireland, Stephen Nolan, Construction Manager, Deputy Michael Lowry turning the first sod, Wesley Quirke, Baycross Developments Ltd, Bobby Alley, Barry O'Keefe, Premier Engineering. Kneeling; Paul Downey, Property Executive Lidl Ireland and Adrian O'Keefe, Premier Engineering.
Cathedral Choir Gala Concert Cheque Presentation: Sincere thanks to the Cathedral Choir for their contribution towards the Cathedral Reroofing Project following the memorable Gala Concert evening on December 1 last with the Clonmel Orchestra Band. A cheque presented was made this week to Fr. James Purcell, P.P. by Irene Reale, Cathedral Choir Chairperson and Mary Guilfoyle, Cathedral Choir Treasurer and surrounded by Cathedral Choir Members.
Deputy Alan Kelly at his launch with Lorraine Walsh, Niamh Kelly, Vicky Phelan and Louise Ryan
Mooreabbey Milers AC men's teams at the county novice road championship last Sunday in Moyne
Louise Kennedy, Lurgoe, Killenaule, Thurles, daughter of William and Mary Kennedy, who graduated recently from the University of Limerick with a Master of Laws, First Class Honours