Four trees were felled on Main Street in Fethard without notice. Photograph: Google Maps

Tipperary County Council has defended its actions in cutting down nine mature broad-leafed trees in the town of Fethard. The council was strongl(...)

Protestors in Fethard objected to the county council’s removal of trees in the village. Photograph: Alan Moore

Residents in Fethard, Co Tipperary, have expressed dismay following the felling of all broad-leafed trees on the streets in their village without noti(...)

A file image of Cllr David Doran (right) and former  Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams. Image via Twitter

A Sinn Féin councillor in Tipperary has resigned after men were excluded from running in the party’s general election selection convention last year. (...)

Declan Daly of SuperHomes Ireland; Margaret Hennessy, homeowner; Sean Sherlock TD; John Lahart TD; and Brian Stanley, vice chair of the Oireachtas Committee on Climate Action

Travelling along the M7 motorway on a grey Tuesday, a ferocious gust of a wind blows open a luggage compartment door on the bus as it makes its way to(...)

Peter Casey received his highest support nationally in Tipperary – the constituency where  he criticised a number of Traveller families for refusing to accept offered council houses. Photograph: Niall Carson/ PA Wire

John Leahy, leader of the Renua party and a member of Offaly County Council, believes he lost 300 votes in his home-town of Kilcormac when he was wron(...)

Eddie Moran said he did not want to paint the entire Travelling community “with the one brush.” However, he said “they do what they like half the time ... gardaí can’t keep up with them.”

An Independent Tipperary councillor has said the Travelling community has “no respect for land or people or Garda”. County councillor Eddie Moran mad(...)

Traveller families will stage a protest during a visit by Peter Casey (above). Photograph Nick Bradshaw/Irish Times

An extended Traveller family in Co Tipperary will hold a silent protest against presidential candidate Peter Casey on Thursday when he visits houses t(...)

Philip and Charlie McCarthy with their horses Dream Girl and Painted Lady on the old site at Cabragh Bridge in Thurles, Co Tipperary. Photograph: John D Kelly

A stand-off between an extended Traveller family and Tipperary County Council, over the provision of grazing land for their horses, “highlights the la(...)

“I do understand that the Travellers that are there have a particular love of horses and want to maintain it with them. I don’t want to stop that. But I won’t be doing it with the council’s housing land.” Photograph: Getty Images

Tipperary County Council has said it will not be providing stables or paddocks for horses owned by members of an extended Traveller family who are due(...)

John, Bridget and Mary Stokes at  St Mary Cemetery in Carrick on Suir:  “The onus is on the council to get their records straight.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

The exhumed remains of a Tipperary man’s father have lain in an undertakers for six months amid a dispute with a local authority. John Stokes (74) ha(...)

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