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Centenary lecture; Tipperary in 1920

Our usual commemoration lecture which had to be postponed due to Covid 19 restrictions is now available on podcast. As hostilities escalated over the course of 1920 the IRA changed tactics and targets. Des Marnane with the help of Cathal…

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Podcast 78; Rebellion in Aherlow 1571

Our latest podcast tells the story of the reports of Sir John Perrot to the court of Elizabeth I detailing his efforts to suppress the Geraldine rebellion of James Fitzmaurice, cousin of the Our latest podcast tells the story of…

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Podcast 76; Purefoy of Cappawhite

Podcast 76 in Denis Marnane's series on Tipperary history looks at William Purefoy of Greenfield house. Described by a local curate as a 'brute in human form'.   https://soundcloud.com/tipperary-libraries/purefoy-of-cappawhite

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Tipperary newspapers from 5th March 1927

A look through some Tipperary newspapers for the 5th March 1927. We take a look at attitudes to women, sporting events in the county, events for St. Patricks day and post war reconstruction work ongoing in the county. listen to podcast…

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Tipperary Newspapers from 26 February 1876

Podcast 4 in our ur weekly dip into Tipperary newspapers takes us to 1876 and some of the less well known papers in our collections; The Cashel Gazette, The Tipperary Advocate and The Tipperary Free Press. Covering topics as diverse…

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