Newcastle Community First Responders-(Private photo Album) – Wednesday 20th July 2022 – Awards Presentation Evening in Newcastle. The following are just some photos from the evening. (Click on a photo for a bigger […]
Annual Liam Lynch Commemoration 2022-The 99th Annual Liam Lynch Commemoration will take place this Sunday April 24th at 2pm in Newcastle, Co. Tipperary. All are welcome to attend. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Like
Munster Championships 2021-The McGrath School of Irish Dance Fabulous end to our Munster Championships with Amy O’Dwyer coming 2nd in the Trad Solo and 12th place overall in the u17 championship So […]
Christmas Market on Sunday 12th December-Remember!!!!! If you would like to take a stall for our Christmas Market on Sunday 12th December contact Marian on 087 125 4882 or any Positive Steps Together committee member. […]
HURRY, CLOSING DATE THIS THURSDAY!- CLOSING DATE THIS THURSDAY! If you want Santa to stop off in his Sleigh at your home; Forms are now available in McCarra’s Londis or at O’Dwyers Food Store and return […]
Newcastle Community First Responders-We’re coming back!!!!…We are delighted to inform you that Newcastle CFR are almost ready to relaunch. Thanks to you and your generosity to our gofundme page, a donation from Boston […]
Knock ME Down Adventure Race 2021-New For 2021 The events now have their own domain at www.KnockMEDown.ie, please save the address. It leads to the events’ own Facebook Page. Because it was so popular in 2019, […]
Upcoming BN&B CE Scheme Vacancies-The BN&B CE Scheme have the following Upcoming vacancies on the scheme. Post Date Friday 30th April 2020. Please contact Sean If interested email email@example.com or 052-6136699 as soon as possible. Facebook […]
Newcastle & Local Area Photos April 2021-On the day the 5K travel restriction was lifted I took these photos in the Newcastle and surrounding areas. 12 April 2021. The second set of photos are from inside […]
International Women’s Day 2021-International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. Significant […]
Flooding in Newcastle – 24th Feb 2021-After days of rain the flooding in Newcastle Village has come to a head. The Suir bridge is impassable and flooding on other roads has nearly cut off our village […]
Newcastle Community Garden. October 2020-The Horticulture group busy in the Newcastle Community Garden. October 2020. We as a community are delighted to have been able to assist in helping to make this training happen.
Defibrillator Locations in Newcastle-Please note the locations of all 4 Defibrillators in Newcastle Village. All defibrillators in the village can be accessed by dialing 999 or 112 and the emergency operator will provide […]
Knock ME Down Challenge 2020 – 5th Sept 2020 – CANCELLED-Knockmealdown Active is a multi-community initiative to promote trade and tourism in the communities at the foothills of the Knockmealdown Mountains in Co. Tipperary, Ireland.
The communities involved are Ballyporeen, Clogheen, Goatenbridge, Ardfinnan and Newcastle. More information to come on the 2020 event....
Newcastle Tidy Towns, Clean Up – Saturday June 20th 2020-We’re hoping to revive Newcastle Tidy Towns and get a new committee and volunteers on board so if you’re interested in helping out going forward, please let me know!! Thanks to everyone, young and old who helped with the litter picking, weeding and everything else.
Return to Work Safely Protocol, Workplace Health and Safety, 9th May 2020-The Return to Work Safely Protocol is designed to support employers and workers to put measures in place that will prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace, when the economy begins to slowly open up, following the temporary closure of most businesses during the worst phase of the current pandemic.
Roadmap for reopening society and business-There are 5 phases in the Roadmap to ease restrictions. Each phase consists of a menu of options will be considered by government as it gradually opens up economic and social activities. These are just predictions at this stage and will depend on the medical advice from the National Public Health Emergency Team at the time in question.
Message from Covid-19 Health Communications Stakeholder Support-In support of people cocooning at this time, RTE has launched a 15 minute programme to help older people to keep active at home. It will be broadcast daily on RTÉ One at 2.20pm. It will help viewers who are at home and some in self-isolation or cocooning and will offer tips, especially to older viewers, on how to keep healthy and happy.
PPN Tipperary – April 2020 2nd Edition Newsletter- Tipperary PPN April 2020 2nd Edition Newsletter Sections: 1. PPN News & Members Corner 2. Active Public Consultations/ Notices 3. Funding/ Grant Opportunities 4. Public Service Announcements, Training and […]
Tipperary PPN Newsletter April 2020-Tipperary PPN Newsletter April 2020 Sections: 1. PPN News & Members Corner 2. Active Public Consultations/ Notices 3. Funding/ Grant Opportunities 4. Public Service Announcements, Training and Upcoming Local Events PPN […]
Suir Blueway in Newcastle Village – Update 23rd March 2020-The River Suir Blueway facility in the Village of Newcastle is partly open now. The builders fencing has been taken away for the most part. This section is a very small piece of the Suir Blueway project in Newcastle but it's nice to see the amount of work that has been done so far. Have a look at the photos below for an idea about what it looks like.
Newcastle Community Composting – Poly Tunnel up and running.-Newcastle Community Composting Our Poly Tunnel is starting to take shape. Black oats, Peas, Beans, Carrots, Strawberries, Crimson Clover, Kale & Phacelia (Bees love it I'm told) Lots more work to do. #newcastletipperary #newcastlecomposting #newcastleclonmel #communitycomposting
CANCELLED – Caisleán Nua CCE will hold an Irish music open day in Tigh na nDaoine on Sunday March 15th 2020-Caisleán Nua CCE will hold an Irish music open day with multi award winning musician Sarah O’Gorman. We are delighted to have Sarah on board and she will launch a new music program within our branch to work with our music classes going forward. Sarah is also a qualified teacher for the Comhaltas SCT grade exams, which we will offer in the future.
Please come along to our open day, message us or contact Sinead (see poster for details) to sign up or for more information.
St. Declan’s Way 2020 – the second Saturday in each month-Each stage is between 18 and 25km long. Only Stage 3 (Goatenbridge to Lismore) involves mountain walking. The rest are relatively flat.Payment includes refreshments at check-in, buses from check-in to walk start point, stewards and guides on the day and refreshments at sign-out (which will be back at the check-in location).
Hike For Hospice: South Tipperary Hospice-Hike For Hospice: South Tipperary Hospice
This is a fundraiser in aid of the South Tipperary Hospice Movement organised by Alan O’Dwyer, Micheal Peters and John O’Heney. It will take place over 3 days on the Saturday, Sunday and Monday in May.
Socially Monitored Pendant Alarms.-Socially Monitored Pendant Alarms. Newcastle, Ardfinnan, Grange and Ballybacon Community Alert Groups are in a position to provide eligible housholders i.e. persons of limited means with Socially Monitored Pendant Alarms.
Winter Burglary Prevention-From An Garda Siochana, some very good information and Top 5 Tips. For instance did you know 40% of burglaries in winter occur between 5pm and 11pm.
A Fish out of Water – A Dunhill Dramatic Society Production-Dunhill Dramatic Society presents "A Fish out of Water" by Jim Keary in Aid of Positive Steps Together. In Newcastle Community Centre on Saturday 1st of February 2020. Curtains up at 8pm SHARP. Tickets 10 euro in aid of this great charity.
Brideview Drama Group Present – Bailegangáire-Tickets now on sale at our school for upcoming production of Bailegangáire on Friday 8th February at Ballymacarbry Comm. Centre.
This is a fundraiser and our school / Parents’ Association are beneficiaries. Book your tickets early to avoid disappointment. School can be contacted on 052-6136349.
Charity Gig in Aid of 3 Worthy Causes-Charity Gig
The Clonmel Park Hotel are proud to Sponsor yet another year of the ever successful Charity Gig.
- The Pearly Whites
- The Waheys
- Supersoul Machine
This year, the gig is in aid of 3 very worthy casues:
- C-Saw Suicide Awareness
- South Tipperary Hospice
- Clerihan National School Special Classes
Lidl offer Autism Aware Quiet Evenings-Every week Lidl offer Autism Aware Quiet Evenings. These evenings take place every Tuesday evening from 6pm-8pm across these Tipperary stores listed below. Features of the evening include: Reduced lighting […]
PHOTO GALLERY – Newcastle 5K 2020 in Aid of Newcastle N.S.-Sunday 19th January 2020 is the Day for the Newcastle 5K at 12.30pm. Registration starts at 10.30am in the community hall, entry fee is 10 euro. This is a great event that will raise funds for Newcastle National School. This event is promoted by Clonmel AC and has Athletics Ireland Permit.
For the Men, it’s time to talk.-This is a safe haven for men. no judgement passed on anyone. throw up your problems no matter how big or small and we will all try help each other out. this is for men only. women are always there for each other so we as men should have the balls to say we need help and right here is where we will try help each other out.
Little Bob’s Tractor Run New Years Day 2020-Little Bob’s Tractor Run New Years Day 2020 The 9th annual ‘Little Bob’s Memorial Tractor Run ‘will be held again in Touraneena Parish, Ballinamult, on New Year’s Day 2020. This […]
Winter Solstice Walk 2019-Knockshanahullion Solstice Walk 2019 In 2019 the winter solstice is actually on Sunday December 22nd, but the morning of Saturday December 21st suits most people better, so the event is […]
Mental Health Services in South Tipperary-Department of Psychiatry Unit, St Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny  7785109 St Luke’s Hospital, Clonmel, Tipperary  6177000 GLENVILLE/Crisis House, Clonmel, Tipperary  6177449 Mental Health Day Services: Community Mental Health […]
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5k Run & Walk 2020 – In aid of Noel (Newman) Ahearne-We are just Deleted to announce the date for our 5K in aid of Newcastle N.S. Be a star and stick it into your diary 19/01/2020 ✏️1️⃣9️⃣.
Spread the word 😉🏃🏻♀️🏃🏽
More details to follow in coming weeks. — feeling excited.
A Silent Tragedy – Our Children!-Our children are in a devastating emotional state! In the last 15 years, researchers have given us increasingly alarming statistics on a sharp and steady increase in childhood mental illness that is now reaching epidemic proportions.
Knockmealdown Active AGM 2019-The Knockmealdown Active AGM 2019 will be held in The Sallows (www.thesallows.ie) on Tuesday November 12th at 7.30pm. We want to see you there. We would love to hear from […]
Positive Steps Together Launch Morning – REPORT-Our aim is to build and develop a Day Care and Residential service for adults with intellectual disabilities and Respite Care for children with intellectual disabilities in Newcastle and surrounding areas.
We aim to promote the treatment, training, education and general welfare of children and adults who have intellectual disabilities.
Small Capital Grants Scheme – Deadline Soon-South Tipperary Development CLG (STDC) are inviting applications from local social enterprises for the Small Capital Grants Scheme, which will provide grants of between €2,000 and€15,000 for equipment, repairs or refurbishments. […]
Middletown Centre for Autism – Training in Newcastle-Calling all Professionals within Tipperary and the surrounding area. Middletown Centre for Autism are coming to Scoil Mhuire National School, Newcastle, Tipperary, Ireland in Janaury 2020. These five courses will cover various […]
Nire Valley Drop 2019 – Mountain Biking Event-Event Description: The Nire Valley Drop is a Mountain Biking Event based in Ballymacarbry Co. Waterford and set in and around the foothills of the Comeragh Mountains and the Nire Valley. […]
Ealaine Gach Duine VII Exhibition-As part of the Mental Health Week an Exhibition of work by artist of the Western Studio, Morton Street Day Centre, Haywood Lodge & St. Claire’s Ward is being held […]
South Tipperary Positive Mental Health Festival-South Tipperary Positive Mental Health Festival 2019. More information about the events will be posted here as soon as we are advised. Do call back soon for more information. Facebook […]
Irish Dance Class will resume in Newcastle-Irish Dance Class will resume in Newcastle Community Hall on Friday 13th of September. Please see our revised timetable below. Any questions PM McGrath School of Irish Dance on Facebook. […]
Newcastle Community Composting-Newcastle Community Development Group in conjunction with Newcastle Tidy Towns have been successful in their application to secure funding for a community composting site in the village. The aim of […]
Save Newcastle’s Local Post Office-Hi everyone.. Our postmistress has been in touch. She said that the usage in the post office for the month of September was critical to an An Post assessment. She […]
Mollough Cross, Newcastle. Roadworks-Ditch removal at Mollough Cross. Great to see works being carried out to improve visibility at Mollough Cross, Newcastle after years of lobbying by Mattie McGrath TD. Thanks to Engineer James […]
Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2019-Welcome from Cathaoirleach Comhairle Chontae Lú & Mayor of Borough District of Drogheda We are delighted to once again welcome to Drogheda and County Louth, Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann. The […]
Knock ME Down Challenge – 2019-The 2020 Event will be promoted here as soon as we have the information from Knockmealdown Active Group. Knock ME Down Challenge (35km) & Knock ME Down MÓR (57km) #AdventureRun […]
National Heritage Week 2019-National Heritage Week celebrates all things heritage related. It brings together communities and cultural institutions, academics and enthusiasts, to build awareness about the value of heritage and support its conservation. […]
The East Munster Way walk-The East Munster Way walk starts in the town of Carrick-on-Suir, at the south east extremity of County Tipperary, and follows the River Suir upstream.The East Munster Way is a […]
Newcastle Community Alert-The Community Alert programme is a community-based crime prevention, care and safety programme for rural communities. It has a particular emphasis on older and more vulnerable people in rural communities.
Newcastle Gaeltacht Area, Alive & Well-The term ‘Gaeltacht’ is used to denote those areas in Ireland where the Irish language is, or was until the recent past, the main spoken language of a substantial number of the local population