5 @ 5 – Tuesday May 15th

A quick recap on today’s top stories


Suspended sentence for truck driver involved in fatal Tipp crash

Twenty-six year-old Nicola Kenny from Kennedy Park in Thurles was killed instantly on September 5th of 2016, just a day after the birth of her only child Lily Rose.

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Cashel water supply unaffected by fuel spillage

The incident occured last night at an Industrial premises in Cashel.

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Government admit mistake in closing mental health services in Tipp

The Minister for Mental Health has said that St Michael’s Psychiatric services in Clonmel should never have been closed.

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Progress made on South Tipp General modular unit

The layout and design of the new build is now ready for to be signed off following consultation with hospital management.

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Carnage predicted ahead of championship opener

It’s the start of a massive campaign for the hurlers – which will see their resources stretched – with 4 games in 4 weeks.

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