Category: Roscrea

Tesco Locations in Ireland

Tesco Ireland are growing all the time – and their online shopping coverage is almost nationwide – with about 85% of the population able to shop online at Tesco. All the main cities and towns are covered as well as many smaller villages and rural areas. It is surprising how far the Tesco delivery vans 

Tesco Deliveries County Offaly

Tesco have a few shops that serve the county of Offaly. Tesco shops are located in Roscrea, Tullamore, Birr , Portlaoise Nenagh and Athlone . Most places in Offaly are within 20 miles of these Tesco shops. You can get Tesco Online Shopping in Offaly – Tesco will deliver your shopping to the following Offaly

Moneygall and Barack Obama

The small Irish village of Moneygall is located in   County Offaly – but very close to the border with Tipperary . The nearest big towns are Roscrea to the North East and Nenagh to the South East . The local GAA club play in the Tipperary league. Moneygall is on the the  N7 Dublin-Limerick road

Fairtrade Towns in Ireland

The following Irish Towns had Fairtrade status at the end of 2009: Athlone, Ballymun, Baltinglass, Bandon, Bantry, Belfast, Bray, Carlow, Cashel, Castlebar, Clonakilty, Cork, Dublin, Ennis, Galway, Greystones, Kilkenny, Kinsale, Leighlin, Limerick, Longford, Maynooth, Midleton, Mullingar, Newbridge, Newry, Portlaoise, Roscommon, Roscrea, Skibbereen, Sligo, Thurles,  Tralee, Tubbercurry, Waterford, Westport, Wexford These towns in Ireland are working

Tipperary lags behind in Information Technology

The town of Tipperary is behind the rest of Ireland when it comes to Information Technolgy. Census 2006 figures showed that  just 11.4% of Tipperary households had broadband and 71.84% of households had no internet access at all. This is the highest percentage of any town in Ireland  (National average 51.7%) Also – just 36.35% of