Wednesday 29 June 2016

EURO 2016 LATEST Visit Euro 2016 Hub

Fri 10th June

Sat 11th June

Sun 12th June

Mon 13th June

Tue 14th June

Wed 15th June

Thu 16th June

Fri 17th June

Sat 18th June

Sun 19th June

Mon 20th June

Sat 25th June

Sun 26th June

Mon 27th June

Thu 30th June

Poland POL

Portugal POR

20:00

Fri 01st July

Wales WAL

Belgium BEL

20:00

Sat 02nd July

Germany GER

Italy ITA

20:00

Sun 03rd July

France FRA

Iceland ISL

20:00


'Boss' lands €120,000 profit for kilkenny

Published 19/12/2013 | 02:30

Bruce Springsteen at Nowlan Park, Kilkenny, July 28, 2013
Bruce Springsteen at Nowlan Park, Kilkenny, July 28, 2013

Kilkenny have shown themselves to be adept at mixing business with pleasure and the double helping of Bruce Springsteen at Nowlan Park this summer netted the county board a cool €120,000.

'The Boss' packed the place for two concerts in July and played his part in helping the Board turn a net profit of €273,939 on the year.

Of course, things were helped by victory in the National Hurling League, which was worth nearly €130,000.

The board pour all the money generated through concerts into a development account for Nowlan Park. In the near 20 years since they linked up with promoter Jim Aiken to stage concerts in Kilkenny City, the fund has swelled to over €715,500.

Irish Independent

Read More

Promoted articles

Editor's Choice

Also in Sport