Growing up in Thurles

If it is mathematically possible for a square to be the centre of anything, then Liberty Square is the centre of Thurles. It is not, in fact, square-shaped – it is much more of a rectangle. Doubtless, the Christian Brothers’ geometry book with its shiny, smelly pages, its spindly drawings and its baffling theorems would […]

thurles hosts national golf championships

National Golf Championships for Thurles The All-Ireland Cups and Shields Finals will be held at Thurles Golf Club from 4th October to 7th October 2018 for the first time in its history. This is a unique achievement for the Club and it will bring much interest and business to the Club and surrounding Thurles area […]

Farney Castle – a home and a business!

Farney is home to the Cullen Family. Cyril and Margie Cullen run a knitwear and porcelain design and production business from the castle. They converted the original old Courtyard stables of the estate into studios and workshops. Cyril’s knitwear and ceramic designs are available to purchase in, what was, the original dairy and old kitchen […]