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A town of south-central Ireland southwest of Dublin. The song "It's a Long Way to Tipperary" was used as marching music by the British Expeditionary Force in World War I.


(Placename) a county of S Republic of Ireland, in Munster province; divided into the North Riding and South Riding: mountainous. County town: Clonmel; Nenagh serves as administrative capital of the North Riding. Pop: 140 131 (2002). Area: 4255 sq km (1643 sq miles)


(ˌtɪp əˈrɛər i)

a county in Munster province, in the S Republic of Ireland. 135,204; 1643 sq. mi. (4255 sq. km).
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The film, which will be directed by Irish director Thaddeus O'Sullivan, is loosely based on a 2002 memoir by Tipperary author Michael Doorley.
tipperary county council on behalf of the relevant local community development committee, intends to invite submissions from companies/organisations with expertise and capability relating to the delivery of the social inclusion and community activation programme.
The Kerry stalwart, below, is one of nine players from the Kingdom on the 24-man squad, with four each from Cork and Limerick, three from Tipperary and two each from Clare and Tipperary.
GALWAY's abysmal recent record against Tipperary ended at Pearse Stadium in mid-March but normal service looks set to be resumed in today's All-Ireland semi-final at Croke Park.
A pounds 1 NOTE issued by the Bank of Tipperary is expected to fetch 25,000 times its face value when it goes under the hammer later this month.
Tenders are invited for Development Of Tipperary Tourism Is A Marketing And Industry Development Group Dedicated To Promoting Tipperary As A Major Visitor Destination.
SHANE McGRATH has become the third Tipperary hurler to announce his retirement in less than a week.
NOTHING could separate Kilkenny and Tipperary after 71 minutes of enthralling action in yesterday's All-Ireland hurling final and Paddy Power make the Cats marginal even-money favourites to win the replay on September 27.
GARY CONNAUGHTON was the toast of Westmeath with a second-half penalty save that ensured his side got full points from a difficult National Football League Division 2B tie against Tipperary at Thurles yesterday.
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Munster champions Tipperary have seven players nominated, with their strongest claims for inclusion coming from Padraic Maher, Callanan and John 'Bubbles' O'Dwyer, while the list is completed by one player each from Cork, Dublin and Clare.
David Jennings picks out the value from today's hurling IF potential was the key to All-Ireland glory then Tipperary and Galway would have shared the Liam McCarthy Cup between them for the last six or seven years.