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  • Cashel - tourist attractions - rock of Cashel - heritage town - tipperary ireland - holidays - places to see
    Local TD Deputy Tom Hayes The members of Cashel Town Council Cashel Town Clerk Marie McGivern South Tipperary Co Council Chairman Sean McCarthy South Tipperary s three TDs and local county councillors are among the guests from the world of politics and local government who will on the Rock of Cashel to greet the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh Joining them will be representatives of a wide range of local schools sporting community and voluntary organisations The invited guests have been directed to assemble at the industrial park on the Cahir Road at 8 30am on Friday and after going through security checks they will be bussed to the Rock Cashel Community School Principal Eddie Morrissey said the school was thrilled to be part of this occasion that will be talked about for 50 to 100 years to come Twenty representatives from its school choir will perform the traditional Irish blessing song May The Road Rise to Meet You for the Queen Six students representing each year at the school along with Mr Morrissey and teacher Brid O Connor will also be representing the school at the royal visit There are normally 45 to 50 students in our choir but due to space restrictions only 20 members will be able to perform for the Queen There was great competition to get a place and choir master John Murray had to make the tough call of who to choose said Mr Morrissey who said he received the invitation for the choir to perform at the royal visit only last week Cashel Town Clerk Marie McGivern said the Council had resurfaced and re lined roads and done quite a bit of painting around the town cleaning weeding grass cutting and planting of flowers shrubs and trees in preparation for the royal visit The grass verges along all the approach roads have been manicured The Council has done trojan work and put a lot of resources into having the town looking its very best The Tidy Towns have really pulled out all the stops and so have our FAS workers Ms McGivern said she was really looking forward to being at the Rock of Cashel on Friday to see Queen Elizabeth It s a real honour and privilege I am the first lady Town Clerk of Cashel and also the first Town Clerk to meet a head of state As far as I am aware a broad section of the community including people from the voluntary sector who have worked for years for the betterment of the town of Cashel have been invited too It s great to see those people will be represented Deputy Mayor of Cashel Maribel Wood said the people of the town have been really great in cleaning up their shops and home The town has never been as clean and never looked so good There has been a great community spirit in Cashel We are looking forward to this historic occasion for the town We are very very

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    paint doors walls and window frames ensuring the whole town is ready to impress There has been surfacing completed on the Circular Road work has been carried out at the Ladyswell junction tree and flower planting has taken place The approach roads to the town look fantastic We have got great cooperation from people who own premises in Cashel with painting etc carried out town clerk Marie McGivern said adding that owners of derelict buildings have also come onboard and spruced up their premises Ms McGivern has encouraged a cooperative approach to maintaining the town since taking up her role in 2008 and the council Tidy Towns and Chamber of Commerce all share the same aim of presenting Cashel in the most positive light they can For anyone worrying that this work will bite into the Town Council s budget for the year there is good news all this work is being carried out under the 2001 roads work plan and the agreed plan with the Tidy Towns group and would have been completed over the summer months anyway The visit of the British monarch has caused the plan to be speeded up and completed much earlier than was first planned What we are doing is what we would normally do Approximately 40 jobs are in 2011 plan as part of the Tidy Towns three year plan We have front ended the work for the last three weeks working flat out Fas workers have done a huge amount of work on the approach roads with grass cutting flower planting and fences painted Only for the visit we wouldn t be as far ahead said the town clerk This has brought out a whole community spirit and pride in neighbourhoods not only in the main thoroughfares but also in the estates

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    hosted events for up to200 people from dinner dating to tall men dating and speed dating on a bus She also appeared in the Australian version of Take Me Out called Taken Out proving that she was willing to try anything to learn more about the singles scene Mulcahy s expedition of 40 dates began on March g and culminated in a huge charity event on Easter Sunday Her dates were an assortment of the good the bad and not so much the ugly as the un tall At 5 f0 she found that a lot of the dates came up short or shorter technically speaking than herself She finds it amusing that she put on a stone in weight during lent due to all the dinner dates she went on She did however sample some unusual activity dates as well like a Ceile Mor sushi making coffee making and hill climbing The venues for the dates included a ghost tour around Dublin A Segway two wheeled electric vehicle tour through the Phoenix Park a trip the Sealife Aquarium in Bray and a wet and wild date togged out in a bikini at a Funtasia waterpark The marathon event concluded in the D4 Berkeley Hotel on Easter Sunday night where Avril realised her aim of raising much needed funds for The Hope Foundation who finance many different projects with the aim of changing the lives of street and slum children and their families in some of the poorest parts of India This event which was an outstanding success was one of the largest singles events of its kind in Ireland this year and where she revealed the Hillwalking Date as the favourite date out of the 40 chosen by a public poll on her website on the night Avril who

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    initiative to market and promote Irish retail brands at home and in America which recently launched in Ireland is looking for more Irish businesses in Tipperary to join them free of charge In an ambitious initiative to drive the sale of Irish products to the United Kingdom UK and America I Support Irish expects to sell over 2 000 Irish products covering a wide range of goods including handcrafts art books cookery foods jewellery and fashion sectors The company will target shoppers online in Ireland first If you consider that i2 13 billion was spent on online purchases in Ireland alone last year and with over 70 claiming to now shop online we are launching in Ireland first according to founder and CEO Alan Kavanagh With the dramatic drop in retail in Ireland as a result of the recession then the only platform for struggling retailers is online We provide that solution From June 2011 I Support Irish will target the lucrative US market where online retail sales grew 12 6 in 2010 to reach 176 2 billion According to Mr Kavanagh he will target the Irish American diaspora of 45 million plus those who seek out Irish goods such as designer wear hurleys crafts foods and jewellery It s good news for Irish brands who don t have a web presence and who need to take advantage of an e commerce environment through our portal he said Retail partners featured on the site include the renowned artists Graham Knuttel and Jim Fitzpatrick Irish designer Jennifer Rothwell Crystal Co Jewellery cookery expert Clodagh McKenna antique fireplace producer Belle Cheminee Mercier Press Rockstar Tan kiddies clothes producer McCul Clothing Handcraft Hurleys smoked salmon producer Burren Smokehouse Bog Buddies Retro GAA vintage jersey producers and cosmetics producer Ri na Mara There is

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    the election marks the end of his political career South Tipperary has two representatives in the new Seanad following the election with long time Fianna Fail Senator Labhras O Murchu from Cashel regaining his seat on the Cultural and Educational Panel Martin Mansergh one of a large number of high profile Fianna Fail figures to lose his Dail seat in the general election in February polled very poorly in the Seanad race He secured just nine votes in the Agricultural Panel contest He said it was unlikely he would contest a Dail or Seanad election again though he does hope to continue to make some contribution to public life and to continue to be supportive of the Fianna Fail party locally He also plans to write a book about his 36 years experiences in public service as an adviser to three Taoisigh including his involvement in the Northern Ireland Peace Process and his terms as a Senator TD and minister of state He told The Nationalist he was quite philosophical about his defeat He felt he fell between two stools in the election in that he wasn t included on Fianna Fail leader Michael Martin s list of candidates recommended to councillors and Oireachtas members and he wasn t an outgoing senator I enjoyed the Seanad election campaign and and going around the country talking to the councillors To be honest I don t take the low vote as a mark of my standing with them and I am not taking it too personally I would have liked to have seen an ex minister or minister of state in the team of 14 Fianna Fail members elected to the Seanad When Mary O Rourke who had been deputy leader of the party was Seanad leader between 2002 and 2007 she

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    Tidy Towns Committee Contact Us Contact Form Location Find out what s on this month Margaret is first Eucharistic Minister Article Added 06 05 2011 Cashel s first eucharistic minister was introduced to the Church of Ireland congregation at a service in the cathedral last Wednesday evening The final service for the Mothers Union was held in Cashel Cathedral to mark the end of the season and during the service Margaret Kingston was introduced as a Eucharistic minister which allows her to take the consecrated elements of Holy Communion to the housebound the hospitalised and to those unable to attend public worship Margaret remains a lay person but she already has a ministry as Diocesan layreader and she reads the office of Morning Prayer and is licensed to preach already but the latest development in her lay ministry enables her after the Dean consecrates the elements Bread and Wine to administer the sacrament by extension There is a special form of liturgy for this The Dean in his address congratulated Margaret and referred to Billy also as holy in their lay ministry which is enriching Dean Philip Knowles in his sixteen years in Cashel has appreciated the ministry of lay

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    benefits of such an association During Mr Holton s visit to Cashel with his wife Ashley he took time out for an informal discussion with Cashel Chamber President Mike Ryan to learn more about Cashel and the types of businesses in the town and area Victoria Northrup the Greater Palm Bay Chamber president chief executive officer has already announced the alliance with Cashel Chamber of Commerce to the local media in Florida This is a very exciting new venture for us stated Victoria Northrup We are not aware of the Palm Bay Chamber ever forming an alliance with a European chamber in the 23 year history of the organization Through the use of Tourist Development Council grant funding the Palm Bay Chamber is working with local hoteliers on a South Florida vacation contest Victoria Northrup sees the relationship with the Cashel Chamber of Commerce flourishing over the coming months and through the use of promotional literature and tours is laying the groundwork for the two chambers to promote each other s areas and businesses next year The similarities of both areas and Chambers can be drawn from thriving tourism sectors Palm Bay s current tourism marketing efforts include promoting the city s close access to theme parks eco tourist destinations beaches and many other amenities while offering very competitive rates on hotels car rentals and dining Cashel is the centre of all tourism in South Tipperary with the magnificent Rock of Cashel as the main attraction complimented by the nearby scenic Glen of Aherlow Cahir Castle and local top class hotels restaurants and bars Mike Ryan and Victoria Northrup are discussing the use of video conferencing to facilitate a partnership to promote immediate tourism possibilities and other future business opportunities from product distribution and franchising opportunities to mention a few The Greater Palm Bay Chamber of Commerce formed in 1989 has more than 900 active prospective and courtesy members and is accredited with the US Chamber of Commerce with a four star ranking a distinguished honour bestowed to only select Chambers The 2011 Palm Bay Chamber Trustees include Globe Wireless Melbourne Regional Airport City of Palm Bay TD Bank Comfort Suites Hotel and Florida Institute of Technology to mention a few I am delighted with this alliance with the Greater Palm Bay Chamber and through this association we have a fantastic opportunity to promote Cashel Town and surrounding area across the Atlantic said Mike Ryan Ireland historically has had a strong relationship with the United States through foreign direct investment with a multitude of American Multinationals situated in the country and also through emigration I doubt if there is not a family in Cashel or South Tipperary who does not have family in some part of the United States but whereas links with New York Boston and Chicago have been traditionally strong the same cannot be said for other states like Florida Mike Ryan continued The differences in our culture and climate is what makes this alliance potentially stronger than

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