Tipp Today Wednesday August 2nd 2017

In Hour One of Tipp Today…

In Breaking news at the top of the show it was confirmed that a young life had been lost on North Tipp’s roads, Caller Pat Flynn from Thurles spoke to Fran Curry about a terrifying experience of coming across 15 horses running wild on the Nenagh to Borrisoleigh Road in the dead of night on Monday; There were calls for the revamp of Nenagh Gaol ahead of the North Tipp Town celebrating its 800th anniversary & Silvermines native Ger Curtin chats to Fran about his new role as head of teachers union the ASTI.

In Hour Two of Tipp Today 

Folklorist Clodagh Doyle chats about the festival of Lughnasadh which marks the start of the harvest; Nenagh woman Orla Hogan and Carrick lady Deirdre Crowe talk about their participation in the British Transplant Games as part of Team Ireland; The lotto celebrates 30 years and we hear about Tipp winners and worthy causes that have benefited over the years & Mairead from Arra Vets talks about attacks on dogs and senile cats.