Book of the Year Award for Holycross Book

‘Holycross -The Awakening of the Abbey’ by Willie Hayes has won the prestigious Tipperiana –Tipperary Book of the Year Award 2011

‘Holycross -The Awakening of the Abbey’ by Willie Hayes has won the prestigious Tipperiana –Tipperary Book of the Year Award 2011

On last Saturday evening, 29th January, at a function in the ‘Abymill’, Fethard, the 2011 award was presented to the author, coincidentally a native of Fethard.

This is the 10th occasion on which the annual award, called the Tipperarania Award, was presented by the Fethard Historical Society.

Seee page 3 of this week’s Tipperary Star for more on this story.