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  • Meet The 2022 Rose Of Tralee Contestants (Part 2)

    Meet The 2022 Rose Of Tralee Contestants (Part 2)

    TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose Of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee There’s less than a week to go until the Rose of Tralee International Festival take place. Time for the rest of the Rose contestants to introduce themselves… Hi! My name is Cathrena Collins and […]

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  • Meet The 2022 Rose Of Tralee Contestants (Part 1)

    Meet The 2022 Rose Of Tralee Contestants (Part 1)

    TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose Of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee There’s less than a week to go until the Rose of Tralee International Festival take place. Time for the Rose contestants to introduce themselves… Sophie Owen is my name, and I am 23 years […]

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  • Finnegan On Films: Family Fun, Comedy And Historical Drama On The Box

    Finnegan On Films: Family Fun, Comedy And Historical Drama On The Box

    Our movie guy, James Finnegan, has some suggestions for your viewing pleasure this evening… AS has been said many times, there is a law of diminishing returns when it comes to sequels, but I’m delighted to say that Hotel Transylvania 3: A Monster Vacation (Saturday 6.35pm RTE1) still has some […]

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  • Kerry County Council buildings in Rathass.

    Council Seeks Public Submissions On Local Property Tax

    KERRY County Council has opened a period of public consultation in relation to next year’s Local Property Tax and is inviting submissions from the public, up to 5pm on September 14. The Finance (Local Property Tax) Act, 2012 (As Amended), makes specific provision that Elected Members of a local authority […]

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  • Jon Kenny and in The Matchmaker.

    Sponsored: Acclaimed Production Of John B. Keane Play Comes To Gleneagle INEC Arena

    Michael Scott’s iconic production of John B. Keane’s hilarious dramatic comedy ‘The Matchmaker’ is coming to the Gleneagle INEC in Killarney next month. The show opened in Spirit in January 2001 starring Anna Managhan and Des Keogh. The production went on to tour Ireland, sell-out at the Edinburgh Festival, become […]

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Launching the Tralee Parnells Buster fundraiser were, front from left; Sophie Brick, Ronan Brick, Declan Dowling of Kingdom Greyhound Stadium and Chloe Silles with 'Shauna'. Back from left; Dermot Reen, Sinead McCarthy, Michael McCarhy, Jack Lynch, David Brick and Kevin Silles. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tralee Parnells To Hold ‘Buster Night’ Fundraiser This Saturday

August 12, 2022 at 11:23 am 0 comments

TRALEE Parnells Hurling and Camogie Club will hold a ‘Buster’ fundraiser on this Saturday, August 13 in Kingdom Greyhound Stadium. The club are asking all members and friends to purchase a ticket for the race night with the money raised  going towards the maintenance of the pitch at Tralee Sports […]

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12.8.2022 : Wexford : Repro Free Images . 
 : The Rose of Tralee International Festival Roses enjoyed a walk around Gorey Town in Wexford .  4 year old Izzy Spencer with the roses   .
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PHOTOS: Rose Tour Begins With Visit To Sunny South-East

August 12, 2022 at 11:04 am 0 comments

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose Of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… THE sunny-south east was the first port of call on Thursday as the Rose of Tralee contestants commenced their Rose Tour of counties. They enjoyed the fine weather and some great hospitality from the […]

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Skate Jam And Paddle Out This Weekend In Honour Of Bruce ‘The OX’ Kelliher

Skate Jam And Paddle Out This Weekend In Honour Of Bruce ‘The OX’ Kelliher

August 12, 2022 at 10:23 am 0 comments

IN honour of Bruce ‘The OX’ Kelliher, Tralee’s first ever Skate Jam in Ox Park will be held this Saturday afternoon from 2pm to 6pm, organised by Surf N Sail Tralee and the Kelliher family. There will be many skaters from around the country attending to give demos and tuition […]

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Clean Coasts Big Beach Clean.L-R, Colum O'Sullivan,Cully & Sully, Elaine Doyle, Clean Coasts Campaigns Officer, Cullen Allen – Cully & Sully, Emlyn Cullen, National Spring Clean Manager, Proinsias Ó Tuama, Clean Coasts Ballynamona . Photos: Cathal Noonan

Kerry People Urged To Get Involved In Big Beach Clean Next Month

August 11, 2022 at 1:32 pm 0 comments

THE Big Beach Clean initiative is back, and Clean Coasts, supported by Cully and Sully, are calling people all across Kerry to register to receive clean-up kits and join the world biggest clean-up from from September 16th to 18th. Last year in county Kerry almost 300 volunteers organised clean-ups in […]

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Many Events To Take Place In Kerry During National Heritage Week

Many Events To Take Place In Kerry During National Heritage Week

August 11, 2022 at 11:35 am 0 comments

AN Irish language tour of Tralee Town Park, biodiversity walks and events at Kerry County Museum will take place next Wednesday as part of National Heritage Week 2022. It’s one of a number of events taking place across Kerry from Saturday 13th – Sunday 21st August, which can be seen by […]

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The Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People Mary Butler, TD today officially launched a new advocacy service available to young people using Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Kerry. Also pictured at the launch were : Michael Fitzgerald, Chief Officer of Cork Kerry Community Healthcare  and Alix Condon service user from Cork . 
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New Independent Advocacy Service For Young People In Kerry Officially Launched

August 11, 2022 at 11:12 am 0 comments

THE Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People Mary Butler, TD officially launched a new advocacy service available to young people using Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Kerry. The service is provided by Youth Advocate Programmes (YAP) Ireland and funded by the HSE. This is the […]

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A Burial At Sea And The Low Field To Play Free Gig In The Greyhound

A Burial At Sea And The Low Field To Play Free Gig In The Greyhound

August 11, 2022 at 10:54 am 0 comments

PURVEYORS of post rock, A Burial At Sea, will visit Tralee as part of their Irish tour tomorrow night (Friday) for a gig at ClubHeadBangBang at the Greyhound Bar They will be joined on the night by North Kerry/West Limerick band The Low Field (named after the local landmark). Doors […]

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Mary Gardiner receiving the proceeds of the U10 girls football blitz from James Hayes and Frank McLoughlin of the North Kerry Ladies Board.

U10 Football Blitz Raises Over €700 For Breast Cancer Ireland

August 10, 2022 at 1:06 pm 0 comments

A FOOTBALL blitz held last Saturday raised hundreds of euro for Mary Gardiner’s fundraising efforts for Breast Cancer Ireland. Teams from Tralee, north Kerry and west Kerry and beyond gathered for the U10 girls blitz at Pat Healy Park in Ballyrickard. The event is normally held each year with funds […]

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Sponsored: Introduction to Digital Journalism, Podcasting And Radio Course

Sponsored: Introduction to Digital Journalism, Podcasting And Radio Course

August 10, 2022 at 12:50 pm 0 comments

A COURSE in Introduction to Digital Journalism, Podcasting & Radio will begin at the end of August at Kerry College’s Monavalley Campus in Tralee. Delivered in partnership with Radio Kerry, this course is for those considering progression to the Digital Journalism & Radio Broadcasting course. Course attendees will study Media […]

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The Oystercatchers cricket team with coach Brian Hehir. Photo by Dermot Crean

Oystercatchers Play First Ever Cricket Match Against Dublin Side

August 10, 2022 at 12:34 pm 0 comments

BRILLIANT sunshine made for ideal conditions at the Kerry Cricket Club grounds on Saturday as the ladies cricket team played their first game. ‘The Oystercatchers’ played Pembroke from Dublin on an enjoyable occasion at the scenic Oyster Oval playing field at the Spa. Brian Hehir, originally from Ennis, is the […]

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Sponsored: Cara Credit Union Launch Quick Lodge And Withdrawal Lobby

Sponsored: Cara Credit Union Launch Quick Lodge And Withdrawal Lobby

August 10, 2022 at 11:00 am 0 comments

CARA Credit Union are pleased to announce the launch of their Quick Lodge and Withdrawal lobby in their Tralee branch on Ashe Street. This facility is available Monday to Friday during working hours and will also be open on Saturdays from 10am-4pm. Members can lodge cash or cheques to an […]

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The view from the Cliff Walk in Ballybunion. Photo: Dermot Crean

Over €90,000 In Funding For Improving Walking Trails In Kerry

August 10, 2022 at 10:49 am 0 comments

  FUNDING of €91,900 will go towards supporting and improving 41 walking trails across Kerry. The funding is being provided as part of Our Rural Future, the Government’s ambitious policy for rural development. Under the initiative, grants of €1,000 – €3,000 will be provided to 41 Kerry community groups responsible […]

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Council Proposes To Close Listowel To Finuge Road For Bypass Works

Council Proposes To Close Listowel To Finuge Road For Bypass Works

August 10, 2022 at 10:26 am 0 comments

KERRY County Council has published proposals to close the R557 road for a period of three weeks to facilitate the construction of a new roundabout as part of the N69 Listowel Bypass Project. It is intended that road from the Finuge village to the junction of the R557 and the […]

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High Temperature Warning Issued For Munster

High Temperature Warning Issued For Munster

August 9, 2022 at 7:49 pm 0 comments

A Status Yellow  high temperature warning has been issued for Munster and Leinster. The warning is valid from Thursday at 12 noon to 6am on Sunday. Friday and Saturday will see maximum temperatures generally of 27 to 29 degrees. It will be warm at night with temperatures generally staying above […]

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Teenager Charged In Relation To Assault On Woman In Tralee

Teenager Charged In Relation To Assault On Woman In Tralee

August 9, 2022 at 5:01 pm 0 comments

Gardaí investigating an assault which occurred in the Ballymullen area of Tralee, on Sunday 7th August 2022, have charged a man in his late teens. A woman, aged in her 20s, was taken to Kerry University Hospital where she is currently receiving treatment for her injuries. Her injuries are not […]

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Deputy Pa Daly.

No In-Person IDA Visits To Kerry Sites In First Three Months Of 2022

August 9, 2022 at 12:43 pm 0 comments

SINN Féin Kerry Deputy Pa Daly says the IDA needs to do better for the county after it was revealed there was no in-person visit to a Kerry site by the IDA in the first quarter of 2022. Deputy Daly said earlier this year he called for action from both […]

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Tralee Boxing Club News

August 9, 2022 at 12:26 pm 0 comments

As part of the IABA’s programme of events to celebrate Her Outdoors Week August 8th-14th, Tralee Boxing Club will be holding a free Boxing on the Beach workshop, with the aim of encouraging women and girls to get outside, get active, and to introduce them to the beautiful art of […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

August 9, 2022 at 12:19 pm 0 comments

MC 10 sponsored by Adams Garage Tralee 1 GARY O’RIORDAN 43 pts (13) Overall Winner 2 Paul Barrett 41 pts (12) Overall Runner-Up Last Nine Holes 3 Dick Spring 41 pts (19) Overall 3rd Last Nine Holes 4 David Bridges 41 pts (23) Overall 4th 5 Michael Hickey 40 pts […]

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Celtic Woman.

Sponsored: Celtic Woman Bring ‘Postcards From Ireland’ To Gleneagle INEC

August 9, 2022 at 12:07 pm 0 comments

Following a four-month tour of North America this Spring/Summer, Celtic Woman bring their Postcards From Ireland show home for 3 dates in the Gleneagle INEC Arena, Co. Kerry on 18th, 19th & 20th August 2022. This is a welcome return to Kerry for Celtic Woman, who filmed two videos for […]

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RSA Issues Advice To Road Users Ahead Of Rising Temperatures This Week

RSA Issues Advice To Road Users Ahead Of Rising Temperatures This Week

August 9, 2022 at 11:57 am 0 comments

THE Road Safety Authority (RSA), is asking road users to exercise caution while using the roads as Met Eireann has issued a weather advisory for High Temperatures. Ireland will experience a hot spell developing from Wednesday and continuing through the rest of the week and the weekend. Daytime temperatures in […]

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Volunteers who took part in the Nivea-sponored beach clean-up at Brandon Bay. Photo by Domnick Walsh

PHOTOS: Huge Turnout For Beach Clean-Up On Brandon Bay

August 9, 2022 at 11:37 am 0 comments

A HUGELY successful beach clean on Brandon Bay was held last Thursday which saw a huge turnout of volunteers from the local community. Sponsored by Nivea, it was the biggest beach clean in three years with just under 100 volunteers showing up to clean a 5km stretch of Brandon Bay. “We […]

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Launching the annual Recovery Haven Celebration Of Light at Tralee Bay Wetlands were Dermot Crowley and Marisa Reidy of Recovery Haven, Chief Executive of the Rose of Tralee Festival Anthony O'Gara, Linda Lynch and Willie Keane of Kerry Choral Union, Margaret Kissane of the Tralee Bay Wetlands café, Mary O'Connor of Tralee Bay Wetlands, Tina Cunningham and Kathleen Collins of Recovery Haven. Photo by Dermot Crean

Recovery Haven’s Celebration Of Light Returns To Tralee Bay Wetlands

August 9, 2022 at 11:13 am 0 comments

CANCER support charity, Recovery Haven Kerry, has announced the return of its annual Celebration of Light ceremony to Tralee Bay Wetlands on Sunday, August 21, at 7pm. Run in association with the Rose of Tralee Festival, this poignant event aims to unite those touched by cancer and remember those we […]

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Launching the Spa Fenit Heritage Weekend at the Forge in Churchill were John Moriarty, Dan Harmon, Peggy Daly, Gráinne Landers, John Foley, Dermot Crowley, Nora Landers, Michelle Burke, Niall Hickey and Brendan Brosnan. Photo by Dermot Crean

Great Line-Up Of Events For Heritage Weekend At Churchill Forge

August 9, 2022 at 11:00 am 0 comments

SPA Fenit Community Council will again celebrate Heritage weekend at the Forge in Churchill on Saturday and Sunday, August 21/22. The annual event is always popular with a broad appeal for young and old through its varied programme of events and admission is free. On Saturday, August 20th, a Classic Car […]

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The draw for the Garvey’s County Senior Football Championship took place in Austin Stack Park this week. with several heavy hitters drawn together in the new group phase of the competition.
 The draw was conducted by County Board Secretary Peter Twiss and Tomás Garvey of the sponsors . 
Pictured at the draw were L/R Kevin McCarthy , Dylan Casey , Tomas Garvey , Joe O'Connor and Jim Garvey . 
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Rockies To Play Na Gaeil In Championship Opener As Draw Is Made

August 9, 2022 at 10:34 am 0 comments

A MEETING of two town teams is surely the pick of the opening games in this year’s Garvey’s County Senior Football Championship from a Tralee point of view. The draw for the Championship took place in Austin Stack Park on Monday evening with four groups of four teams set to […]

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Man Dies In Road Traffic Collision Near Cahersiveen

Man Dies In Road Traffic Collision Near Cahersiveen

August 8, 2022 at 9:05 pm 0 comments

Gardaí are currently at the scene of a fatal road traffic collision in the townland of Strands End, Caherciveen. The road traffic collision occurred at approximately 4.45pm this evening, Monday 8th August. A male motorcyclist and car collided. The male motorcyclist (aged 37 years) was fatally injured and was pronounced dead […]

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Norwegian Ambassador Ms Mari Skåre (seated) with Deputy Mayor of Tralee Cllr Terry O'Brien and President of Tralee Chamber Nathan McDonnell. At back; Tralee MD Officer Jean Foley; Kevin McCarthy of Tralee Chamber; Deputy Head of Mission – Ms Bente Lyngstad; Mark Sullivan of Tralee Chamber and Tralee Chamber CEO Colette O'Connor. Photo by Dermot Crean

Norwegian Ambassador Pays A Visit To Tralee

August 8, 2022 at 4:58 pm 0 comments

THE Norwegian Ambassador to Ireland, Ms Mari Skåre and new Deputy Head of Mission, Ms Bente Lyngstad were welcomed to Tralee on Monday by senior members of Tralee Chamber Alliance and Tralee Municipal District. The Ambassador made Tralee her first stop during her visit to Kerry this week and was […]

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Glyn and Anne Wells from Tralee with their 1980 Triumph Dolomite. Photo: Sean Moriarty

PHOTOS: Fantastic Turnout In The Sunshine For Ballymac Vintage Club Event

August 8, 2022 at 2:35 pm 0 comments

By Sean Moriarty  A STAGGERING 157 classic and vintage cars and motorcycles and vintage cars took part in the 12th annual Car and Honda 50 run, organised by Ballymac Vintage Club on Sunday. The O’Riada’s Bar and Restaurant-based event raised money for the nearby Glanageenty Walkways and followed a new […]

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Nearly €800,000 In Funding For Kerry Under Local Improvement Scheme

Nearly €800,000 In Funding For Kerry Under Local Improvement Scheme

August 8, 2022 at 1:51 pm 0 comments

NEARLY €800,000 in funding will be made available for the upgrade of rural laneways and non-public roads in Kerry under the Local Improvement Scheme as part of Our Rural Future, the Government’s policy for rural development. The funding announcement of €791,460 is in addition to the €704,030 paid out in April, bringing […]

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Rescheduled Oíche Chiarraí To See Dr Patricia Sheahan Honoured

Rescheduled Oíche Chiarraí To See Dr Patricia Sheahan Honoured

August 8, 2022 at 1:30 pm 0 comments

THE Kerry Association in Dublin has announced a new date for Oíche Chiarraí. The current Kerry Person of the Year, Dr. Patricia Sheahan and the Laochra Chiarraí title holders, Listowel Tidy Towns will finally be presented with their awards at the Oíche Chiarraí gala dinner on Saturday, September 3 at […]

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Two Arrested After Assault On Woman In Tralee

Two Arrested After Assault On Woman In Tralee

August 8, 2022 at 1:09 pm 0 comments

TWO men have been arrested after an assault on a woman in Tralee on Sunday night. The incident occurred in the Ballymullen area of town shortly after 11pm. The woman, aged in her 20s, was taken to University Hospital Kerry following the incident. Her injuries are not believed to be […]

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