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'It's recognition for these children': Scan for remains due for Tipperary Mother and Baby Home
A report by
Eoghan Dalton
Sean Ross Abbey was among the most notorious homes in the State during its operation.
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Child in critical condition after car crash in Tipperary
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
'That's all I knew, the area I lived in wasn't the most affluent area'
Cormac Izuchukwu has taken a unique route into pro rugby and is now impressing with Ulster.
Man due in court over burglaries and criminal damage incident in Co Tipperary
He is due to appear before Nenagh District Court this morning at 10.30am.
Gardaí investigating after man dies in Tipperary house fire
The fire took place in the early hours of this morning.
Several Covid-19 clusters reported at meat processing plants
The agriculture minister confirmed that there are six clusters at meat processing plants.
Cyclist (70s) dies following collision with van in Co Offaly
The man was pronounced dead on Wednesday as a result of his injuries.
Roscrea set up Leinster Schools quarter-final clash with St Mary's
Meanwhile, St Michael’s face Clongowes while champions Belvo meet Newbridge.
13 cars involved in multiple collisions in a hailstorm on the M7 in Tipperary
None of the injuries sustained in the collisions are understood to be life-threatening.
Cyclist in her 60s killed in Kerry crash with 4x4 this afternoon
The cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.
Three arrested over attack on elderly couple in their home in Tipperary
The three men were arrested in Dublin.
Man in his 90s injured after two men break into Tipperary house
The man’s wife, who is in her 80s, was not injured during the incident.
Historic Cistercian College Roscrea saved from closure by €1.5 million in pledges
An action group has worked to see enrolments increase sufficiently to keep the school open.
Roscrea show defensive mettle to see off Monkstown
Adi Donavan got his side into the lead, but James Reynolds’ accuracy off the tee kept the Dubliners in touch.
Woman arrested after man stabbed to death in Tipperary
The incident happened at a residence at The Maltings in Roscrea at about 2.30am this morning.
Belvedere turn on the style at the RDS to clinch Leinster Schools Senior Cup
Defending champions Roscrea had no answer to Belvo’s free-flowing rugby.
Leinster Senior Cup Preview: Can Roscrea retain their title?
Last year’s beaten finalists Belvedere start the match as favourites.
6 key players to keep your eye on in the Leinster Schools final
Will we see the next Gordon D’Arcy, Luke Fitzgerald or Jonny Sexton tomorrow?
5 great tries to whet your appetite ahead of the Leinster Schools Senior Cup final
Sunday’s decider is a rematch of last year’s final between Roscrea and Belvedere.
Man in his 30s killed in car crash
Four other men were taken to hospital.
After winning Leinster senior rugby cup, Tipp teenager chases All-Ireland minor double
Alan Tynan is chasing a unique sporting treble.
3 of Roscrea's Leinster senior schools winning team in Irish squad to face Scotland
Defeated Leinster finalists Belvedere, Munster champions Rockwell and Connacht finalists Summerhill are als represented.
12 of the best pics from all today's schools rugby action
Roscrea, Rockwell and RBAI triumphed in their respective competitions.
We'll Leave it There So: Shefflin wins 13th All-Ireland, Roscrea secure cup and all today's sport
Meanwhile, a police chief has admitted to causing 96 deaths at Hillsborough.
We've debunked Irish schools rugby's greatest mystery - Why don't Roscrea play in Munster?
The school is one win away from their first ever Leinster Schools Senior Cup triumph.
A Kerry All-Ireland minor winner played in today's Leinster Schools rugby semi-final
While an ex-Limerick minor hurler was the star of yesterday’s Munster Senior Schools Cup semi-final.
Roscrea and Newbridge go to replay after Leinster Schools semi-final draw
Belvedere will have to wait to learn who their opponents in the final will be.
There's been another massive shock in the Leinster Schools Senior Cup
Defending champions Blackrock are out of the competition after Roscrea’s late heroics.
Lucky escape for pilot, after helicopter crashes in field next to primary school
The small craft was almost broken in two, after it hit overhead lines while coming in to land.
Over 1,000 people show up to anti-drugs meeting in Roscrea
The attendance accounts for 20% of the town.
Hundreds march to garda station in Roscrea over drugs fears
The residents were attending a meeting about the issue of drug use in the town.
Teenager dies and another seriously injured in stolen car collision
An 18-year-old male was pronounced dead at the scene.
Scott signals Crescent intent as Clongowes hit the ground running
There were six big games in the Senior Cups of Munster and Leinster.
18-year-old man dies in Tipperary car crash overnight
Two young females and another 18-year-old man were taken to Portlaoise Hospital but have since been released.
50,000 cigarettes seized in sting operation in Co Tipperary
The cigarettes were found in two houses in Roscrea, Co. Tipperary and a number of people were questioned.
Up to 54 jobs lost as nine Xtra-vision stores to close in Republic
There will also be 11 store closures in Northern Ireland, with a further 58 job losses.
Leinster and Ireland mourn the passing of rugby stalwarts
Gerry Culliton, who was capped 19 times for his country, and Seamus Kelly, Wexford’s first rugby international, featured in the Irish jersey in the 1950s.
Sacred Heart convent in Roscrea for sale for €100,000
Latest distressed property features former convent in Tipperary with top reserve price of €100,000.
Viable explosive device made safe by bomb squad in Tipperary
A number of residents in the Grange area of Roscrea were evacuated from their homes during the night as a bomb disposal team dealt with the device.
Two women hospitalised after Tipperary crash
One of the women is still being treated for her injuries after yesterday’s accident.