Thurles twin with South Korea?

Following a visit from the South Korean Ambassador and Minister, Thurles and County Tipperary could be twinned with the country.

Following a visit from the South Korean Ambassador and Minister, Thurles and County Tipperary could be twinned with the country.

The matter was raised at a meeting of Tipperary County Council this week with Chairman Michael Fitzgerald agreeing with Cllrs Jim Ryan and David Doran that such a link could be highly benefitial for Thurles and County Tipperary. The twinning possibility was raised with the Ambassador who is to bring the idea to his authorities in the coming weeks.

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