Who should be Tipperary Person of the Year?

The Tipperary Association Dublin invites nominations for its Annual Awards for 2011, which acknowledge the special contribution made by and the achievements of Tipperary people.

The Tipperary Association Dublin invites nominations for its Annual Awards for 2011, which acknowledge the special contribution made by and the achievements of Tipperary people.

Nominations are invited in two categories;Tipperary Person of the Year and Hall of Fame

The Awards will be presented a special function in Dublin in late April.

Over the last thirty years the Tipperary Person of the Year Award has acknowledged the achievements, at local and national level, of sportsmen and sportswomen, academics, community activists and prominent business people from Tipperary. The Tipperary Person of the Year Award will be presented to an individual who made a special contribution to Tipperary in 2011.

The Hall of Fame honours and acknowledges the achievements and contributions at a national level in the sporting, cultural and community life of the county and the country. It acknowledges the contribution, over many years, by one of the Tipperary “Greats” of the past.

Nominations should be sent to:

Pat Ryan, Honorary Secretary, Tipperary Association Dublin, 11 Foxfield Grove, Raheny, Dublin 5.

Closing date for nominations is Friday, March 9.