Our website needs you!

Since it’s launch in 2019, this website has been a wonderful source of information for anyone wanting to know more about our town. We are reaching out again to the people of Thurles for their input on this site. What would you like to see featured here? Get in touch with your suggestions. We want […]

Works on Liberty Square – June 2021

Tipperary County Council is pleased to announce that enhancement works at Liberty Square, Thurles, funded by the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage under the Urban Regeneration and Development Fund (URDF) are progressing.  Works on the enhancement project commenced in November 2019  As of today, 18th June, the following works have been progressed on […]

String and Things to Release a Dark, Melodic Single, “Fuaim Gathering”

      Irish neo-trad four-piece Strings & Things are set to release a new single, “Fuaim Gathering.” It is the second single off of their upcoming album, The Unsolicited Dance. The set of tunes features excellent musicianship from the young trad performers. In Irish trad, it’s common to combine two or three different tunes […]

Battleborn – A Tribute to the Killers

Battleborn are made up of Jamie Brierton, Nicolo Sentinelli, Jamie Crampton, Aaron McHugh and Danny O’Leary; all of which are big fans of the band, and have come together to replicate the spectacular performances that the Vegas rockers deliver every night of their touring schedule. The band have scrutinised every element of The Killers live […]

Bright Falls

2019 saw Thurles band Bright Falls garnering a headline show on the Saturday night of the Féile Beag Festival as well as a slot at Féile ‘19 in Semple Stadium, opening the festival for top acts Sinead O’Connor and The Stunning. Bright Falls debut EP ‘Logging’ was released in July 2019, produced by Martin Quinn […]

The Papa Zitas

The 10 piece outfit delivers incredible performances of all the 1960’s Motown classics we know and love. Headed by three amazing vocalists (The Mama Zitas!) and joined by an exuberant brass section and thundering rhythm section, this homage to 60s music is to dance for! The Papa Zitas are primed and ready to go with […]

‘The Cut Of Them’: Clare-born Artist Mick O’Dea exhibits a selection of paintings on the War of Independence – Official opening by Pat Shortt

Official opening by Pat Shortt on Thursday evening 05 March, 7.30pm. All welcome. Clare-born Artist Mick O’Dea exhibits a selection of paintings on the War of Independence. The works, created from 2010 to the present, include some large-scale newly created pieces and some which haven’t been exhibited previously. O’Dea’s work ‘forces us to look hard […]

Thurles Toastmasters Meeting

New Venue: Thurles Toastmasters now meet at Thurles Golf Club. Meetings take place from September to May every 1st, 3rd (5th) Wednesday at 8pm. Guests and new members always welcome. Toastmasters promote confidence and personal development through public speaking.

Town Centre Renewal Strategy – Survey

Tipperary County Council have started work on an exciting Town Centre Renewal Strategy for Thurles, in partnership with landscape architect’s LUC. The aim of the strategy is to create a thriving and vibrant town centre which will support the future growth of the town and the needs of its residents, visitors and businesses. As part […]

Varo at Jim of the Mills

Jim of the Mills is delighted to welcome Dublin-based band Varo to the hills of Upperchurch as part of their debut album launch tour. Lorcan Lyons will warm up with a few tunes beforehand and a seisiún will follow in the bar. This will be the first trad concert to be held in the barn […]