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  • Tankers To Supply Water To Public Until Around 10pm Tonight

    Tankers To Supply Water To Public Until Around 10pm Tonight

    TANKERS, at various locations around the Tralee area and beyond, will supply water until tonight at approximately 10pm, according to information from Cllr Mikey Sheehy, who has been in touch with Kerry County Council services. The disruption to thousands of homes and businesses continues this evening. While the water mains was […]

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  • At the presentation of €1,000 to Kerry Pride on. Wednesday were, from left;  Gina O'Connor, Chloe O'Donoghue, Beth Quirke and Margaret O'Donoghue of Kerry Pride, Cllr Sam Locke, with Siobhan Lacey and Louise O'Connor of Tesco Manor West. Photo by Dermot Crean

    Kerry Pride Receives €1,000 From Tesco Community Fund

    KERRY Pride have thanked Tesco Ireland for including them in the Tesco Community Fund where members of the public put forward a local community group or cause to benefit from funding. Through this fund, members of the Kerry community nominated Kerry Pride across four of Tesco’s Kerry stores and they […]

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  • Rain And Thunderstorm Warning Issued But Kerry Looks Like Staying Mainly Dry

    Rain And Thunderstorm Warning Issued But Kerry Looks Like Staying Mainly Dry

    A STATUS Yellow Rain and Thunderstorm warning has been issued for all of Ireland by Met Éireann, but it looks like Kerry will stay mostly dry. The Met office says widespread showers and thunderstorms, with longer spells of rain at times will materialise with potential for localised flooding, especially in the […]

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  • The launch of the 11th annual KVVCCC Ballymac Vintage Run. Photo by Dermot Crean

    Annual Ballymac Vintage Rally To Take Place Next Month

    AN array of vintage vehicles will take to the road once again from O’Riada’s Bar in Ballymac next month for a great cause. The Kingdom Veteran Vintage & Classic Car Club’s 11th annual Ballymac Vintage Car and Honda 50 Run is being held this year in aid of four year […]

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  • The Minister turning the sod this morning. Photo: Dept of Rural and Community Affairs Twitter

    Minister Turns Sod On €2m Development In South Kerry

    THE Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys T.D. today turned the first sod at the €2.03m gteic@Baile an Sceilg development, a digital hub being developed on the Uíbh Ráthach (Iveragh) Peninsula. The Department of Rural and Community Development provided the capital funding in April of this year to […]

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Paudie Clifford Voted GAA.ie Footballer Of The Week

Paudie Clifford Voted GAA.ie Footballer Of The Week

July 28, 2021 at 11:53 am 0 comments

KERRY forward Paudie Clifford has been voted the GAA.ie Footballer of the Week. The Fossa club-man received 11,734 votes from the public ahead of Mayo’s Matthew Ruane (6,965) and Galway’s Shane Walsh (5,012). Paudie Clifford had a superb game in the Munster SFC Final against Cork in Killarney on Sunday, […]

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Members of Spa Fenit Community Council and friends launching the Heritage Weekend taking place on August 14/15. Photo by Dermot Crean

A Heritage Weekend At Churchill Forge Packed With Activities

July 28, 2021 at 10:50 am 0 comments

SPA Fenit Community Council are inviting people to celebrate Heritage weekend at the Forge in Churchill on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th August. This annual event has been very popular and the Committee have arranged another varied programme of events this year that should appeal to all ages. On Saturday August […]

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The Brandon Car Park.

Water Tankers To Be Located In Four Locations In Tralee From Noon Today

July 28, 2021 at 10:11 am 0 comments

FOUR water tankers are to be located in Tralee from 12 noon today. The public can bring their water containers to O’Donnells in Mounthawk, the Brandon Car Park (already in place), Our Lady and St Brendans Church and Manor Shopping Centre. There will also be tankers in the Clogher Churchyard Ballymacelligott, […]

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Burst Water Main Repaired But Will Take Time To Restore Supply

Burst Water Main Repaired But Will Take Time To Restore Supply

July 28, 2021 at 9:16 am 0 comments

KERRY County Council has issued an update on the disruption to water supply to over 50,000 people yesterday and today. The disruption was caused by a burst water main between the treatment plant at Lough Guitane and the Sheheree reservoir at about 5pm yesterday. A statement on their social media […]

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Water Supply Problems To Continue On Wednesday After Another Mains Burst

Water Supply Problems To Continue On Wednesday After Another Mains Burst

July 27, 2021 at 10:07 pm 0 comments

THERE are further problems with the water supply to the greater Tralee area and beyond this evening. Kerry County Council has posted on their social media page that “a further water mains break is impacting the Central Regional Water Supply Scheme tonight and will cause disruption to supply throughout Wednesday while […]

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Curtailment Of Water Supplies In Tralee Until Later Tonight

Curtailment Of Water Supplies In Tralee Until Later Tonight

July 27, 2021 at 5:20 pm 0 comments

KERRY County Council are advising the public that due to a burst on a trunk main on the Central Regional Water Supply Scheme yesterday evening, there will be curtailment of water supplies in parts of Tralee Town and the greater Tralee area until later tonight. The burst water main has […]

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Mairead Fernane (centre) with Jack Shanahan and Mary Shanahan of Kerry Hospice Foundation. Photo by Dermot Crean

Mairead Retires From Kerry Hospice Foundation After Many Years Of Service

July 27, 2021 at 2:32 pm 0 comments

A STALWART of the Kerry Hospice Foundation, Mairead Fernane, has retired from duties after 15 years. Mairead got involved in the Foundation in 2006 and was treasurer since 2015. She said the decision to step down was a difficult one and it was a huge privilege to work for such […]

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Gardaí Continue Investigations Into Circumstances Surrounding Woman’s Death In Lixnaw

Gardaí Continue Investigations Into Circumstances Surrounding Woman’s Death In Lixnaw

July 27, 2021 at 1:36 pm 0 comments

GARDAI are continuing to investigate all the circumstances surrounding the discovery of a body of a woman at a house in Lixnaw, yesterday morning. A post mortem has been carried out. Details of the post mortem results are not being released for operational reasons. Investigating Gardaí maintain an open mind […]

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PHOTOS: Vintage Cars Take To The Road For Annual Ring Of Kerry Run

July 27, 2021 at 10:40 am 0 comments

THE Kingdom Veteran Vintage and Classic Car Club ran its 42nd Ring of Kerry Car Run on Saturday. The run is the fourth longest running car classic car run in the country. Two years ago, the club marked the event’s 40th by attracting over 110 cars. Last year, a very low […]

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Walk-In Vaccinations At Kerry Sports Academy Next Tuesday

July 27, 2021 at 9:56 am 0 comments

THE vaccination centres in Kerry Sports Academy, Tralee and Killarney Sports & Leisure centre have planned a ‘walk-in’ first-dose Covid-19 vaccinations for anyone aged 18 and over. Anyone aged 18 and over who has not already received a vaccine can attend at Killarney Sports & Leisure centre on Saturday, July […]

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Tralee Teenager Wins National Pitch And Putt Title

July 26, 2021 at 4:38 pm 0 comments

By Jason Cregan A TRALEE teenager has won the U-16 Girls National Matchplay Pitch and Putt title. Ella Moynihan won the title at Glenville Pitch & Putt Club in Dublin at the weekend. Ella, from Farmers Bridge, finished runner-up in both Girls U-16 National events in 2020 but went one better […]

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Gardaí Investigate Unauthorised Taking Of Vehicle From Tralee Estate

Gardaí Investigate Unauthorised Taking Of Vehicle From Tralee Estate

July 26, 2021 at 3:14 pm 0 comments

GARDAI are appealing for the public’s assistance in relation to an unauthorised taking of a vehicle in town recently. On the Thursday July 15, between 4.50am and 5.10am, a blue Mazda 09C registration was taken from Casements Avenue in Tralee. It was discovered some time later in the Knockmoyle area. […]

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Man Exposes Himself To Teenage Girl At Tralee Laneway

Man Exposes Himself To Teenage Girl At Tralee Laneway

July 26, 2021 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

GARDAI in Tralee are investigating after an incident of indecency in the town centre on Friday last. The incident occurred at 1pm at Market Place, the laneway across from Garvey’s SuperValu on Rock Street. A male exposed himself to a teenage girl sitting in a parked car at the laneway […]

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Gardaí Investigate After Woman’s Body Discovered In North Kerry

Gardaí Investigate After Woman’s Body Discovered In North Kerry

July 26, 2021 at 1:10 pm 0 comments

GARDAI are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a woman in Lixnaw. The woman’s body was discovered in a house in the Slí Na Faiche housing estate this morning. A post-mortem will take place this afternoon and this will determine the course of the garda investigation. A Garda forensics […]

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Status Yellow Rain And Thunderstorm Warning Issued By Met Éireann

Status Yellow Rain And Thunderstorm Warning Issued By Met Éireann

July 26, 2021 at 12:04 pm 0 comments

AFTER the searing heat of last week, things take a turn for the worse today. A Status Yellow Rain and Thunderstorm Warning for Ireland has been issued by Met Éireann. Thunderstorms and heavy showers will develop today over the western half of the country, moving eastwards this evening where they will […]

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Little Rose O'Flaherty and family with members of the  Tralee Born To Run Club launching the Virtual 5k fundraiser. Photo by Dermot Crean

Born To Run Club To Hold Fundraising 5k Virtual Event For Rose

July 26, 2021 at 11:07 am 0 comments

THE Tralee Born to Run Club are to hold a fundraising run next month to help a little girl from Ballymac. The Help Rose Bloom 5k Virtual Run is being held in aid of four year old Rose O’Flaherty who lives with Type 1 Spinal Muscular Athrophy (SMA). Currently there […]

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Know Your Rights: The Law On Outdoor Drinking

Know Your Rights: The Law On Outdoor Drinking

July 24, 2021 at 3:46 pm 0 comments

Know Your Rights has been compiled by Kerry Citizens Information Service which provides a free and confidential service to the public… Question: What has changed in the law on drinking outdoors? Answer: The law on drinking outdoors was recently changed to clarify that pubs and restaurants can serve alcohol to […]

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Mark Doe’s Guide To Great Barbecuing

Mark Doe’s Guide To Great Barbecuing

July 24, 2021 at 11:22 am 0 comments

Mark Doe of Just Cooking Cookery School in Firies gives his tips on great barbecuing… In Ireland we only barbecue on average around two times a year, and when we do the most popular item cooked is black sausages! During my training  we cooked amazing foods on the BBQ including […]

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Finnegan On Films: A Diverse Range Of Movies To Enjoy This Week

Finnegan On Films: A Diverse Range Of Movies To Enjoy This Week

July 24, 2021 at 11:22 am 0 comments

In amongst the Olympic coverage, there are plenty of alternative entertainment options to watch some old favourites once again says our movie guy, James Finnegan… It now appears that we are going through the series, which is great news for the young fans of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of […]

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Drive-In Movies Coming To Aqua Dome Car Park

Drive-In Movies Coming To Aqua Dome Car Park

July 23, 2021 at 2:55 pm 0 comments

TRALEE folk will get a chance to enjoy a pop-up drive-in cinema experience on Saturday, August 7th and Sunday, August 8th at the Aqua Dome car park. Hosted by Reel Events Kerry, they plan on showing old school movies and recommend customers dressing up in 1950’s style attire to add to […]

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Joe Moynihan of Tralee Tidy Towns with Jean Foley, Tralee MD officer and Colm Nagle, Tralee MD engineer, launching the new mural initiative.

Artists Wanted To Paint Murals Around Tralee Town Centre

July 23, 2021 at 12:23 pm 0 comments

MURALS are to be installed in strategic locations around Tralee town centre after funding was secured for Tralee Tidy Towns through Creative Ireland. A call out has been issued to artists to apply to paint the murals. Artists may apply as individuals, or as a group of artists submitting collaborative […]

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Men’s Shed Association Launches Manual On Dementia Awareness

Men’s Shed Association Launches Manual On Dementia Awareness

July 23, 2021 at 12:01 pm 0 comments

THE Irish Men’s Sheds Association has launched a new manual ‘Your Shed & Dementia’ aimed at raising awareness of the condition, as well as offering advice for “Shedders”, their families and carers on supporting a member with dementia. There is an estimated 941 men living with dementia in Kerry, while […]

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Siamsa Tíre Opens Free Self-Guided Exhibition

Siamsa Tíre Opens Free Self-Guided Exhibition

July 23, 2021 at 10:53 am 0 comments

SIAMSA Tíre in Tralee has a solution on what to do when the rain returns this summer — or if you fancy a bit of shade! Its newly-opened Folk Homecoming Exhibition explores Ireland’s cultural traditions of song, music, and dance and it makes for a great activity for all the family. The free […]

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Tralee LEA Still Among Lowest In Ireland For COVID Rates

Tralee LEA Still Among Lowest In Ireland For COVID Rates

July 23, 2021 at 10:38 am 0 comments

THERE were 18 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Tralee Local Electoral Area in the 14 day period up to Monday, July 19, according to figures available on the Government’s COVID-19 data hub. With a 14-day incidence rate of 54.5 per 100,000 of the population, this was the fifth […]

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Andrew Morrissey with Bailey.

Me And My Dog: Bailey — The Tiny Diva With A Huge Personality

July 22, 2021 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Radio Kerry’s Andrew Morrissey lives with fiancé Úna and their ‘little baby’ Bailey who has captured their hearts… Why did you decide to get a dog? We were moving back to Kerry in 2014 and spoken about it a few times and then once we were settled we just went […]

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Met Éireann Extends Status Yellow High Temperature Warning Until Saturday

Met Éireann Extends Status Yellow High Temperature Warning Until Saturday

July 22, 2021 at 11:43 am 0 comments

MET Éireann has extended its Status Yellow high temperature warning until Saturday. The warning was to end on Friday at 12 noon, but the fine weather is set to continue until after the weekend. However, there is a chance of scattered heavy rain and thunderstorms in some areas on Friday […]

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Over €65,000 In Funding For Tralee-Based Company Under Government Scheme

Over €65,000 In Funding For Tralee-Based Company Under Government Scheme

July 22, 2021 at 10:43 am 0 comments

FUNDING of €746,091 is to be invested in 12 Kerry Digital Hubs, including one in Tralee, under the Connected Hubs Scheme. The funding is designed to enable existing hubs and broadband connection points to enhance, improve and upgrade capacity to remote working infrastructure in Kerry. Grants will also fund measures […]

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The empty pool at the Aqua Dome.

Aqua Dome To Remain Closed Until Next Easter

July 21, 2021 at 1:55 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Directors of the Aqua Dome Tralee have today announced that, regretfully due to the continuing Government ban on indoor activities, the facility will not now reopen in 2021 and a new target date of Easter 2022 has been set. Having previously announced that it would reopen on July 9th, […]

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Kerry Airport To Commence Discussions With Ryanair Regarding Kerry-Dublin Route

Kerry Airport To Commence Discussions With Ryanair Regarding Kerry-Dublin Route

July 21, 2021 at 1:40 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Airport is due to commence discussions with Ryanair in the coming days ahead of the airline’s planned return to the Kerry-Dublin route later this month. Ryanair has notified Kerry Airport that it intends to operate the route once a day until the end of August and has committed to […]

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Virgin Media TV presenter Martin King and beauty expert and entrepreneur Pamela Laird issue rallying call for Virtual Alzheimer’s Memory Walk fundraiser. Photo: Karen Morgan / Lensmen

Call For Kerry People To Take Part In ASI Memory Walk Fundraiser

July 21, 2021 at 11:59 am Comments are Disabled

VIRGIN Media TV presenter Martin King and beauty expert and entrepreneur Pamela Laird issue rallying call for Kerry people to take part in th Virtual Alzheimer’s Memory Walk fundraiser. The walk, supported by Iceland, is taking place nationwide on Sunday,  September 19 during World Alzheimer’s Month 2021. Alzheimer’s Memory Walk […]

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