Archive for April 22nd, 2015

Greg Horan in action for Austin Stacks in last year's county final replay. Photo by Dermot Crean.

Seven Kerry Players Make Club Championships All-Star Selection

April 22, 2015 at 5:09 pm 1 comment

  TWO Austin Stacks men were among seven Kerry players included on the Gaelic Life Magazine Gaelic Life All-Ireland Club All Stars team selection. Three members of the Ardfert team who won the All-Ireland Intermediate Club Final and one from Brosna’s  All-Ireland Junior Club winning team made the selection which was decided by a combination of public votes […]

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Kerry County Council Motor Tax Office, Princes Quay.

Here’s How Much It Cost To Move Motor Tax Office To Old Town Council Building

April 22, 2015 at 4:32 pm Comments are Disabled

  KERRY County Council have revealed how much it cost to move the motor tax office from county buildings to the old town council building on Princes Quay. The figure was released after a question from Cllr Johnny Healy Rae (Ind) regarding the costs and the reason for the move at the monthly meeting […]

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Cllr Calls For Cameras On Flyovers After Recent Dangerous Behaviour

Cllr Calls For Cameras On Flyovers After Recent Dangerous Behaviour

April 22, 2015 at 12:25 pm Comments are Disabled

A COUNCILLOR has called for action after the recent dangerous incidents by vandals on flyovers. Cllr Pat McCarthy (FG) called for the installation of covert cameras on these bridges to stop people from dropping stones and sandbags onto vehicles. The latest serious incident occurred on March 3 when a father and son were […]

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VIDEO: Local Landmarks As You’ve Never Seen Them Before

VIDEO: Local Landmarks As You’ve Never Seen Them Before

April 22, 2015 at 11:41 am Comments are Disabled

WELL, would you look at that. If the new drone footage of our local area is anything to go by, we really do live in a beautiful and spectacular part of the world. A stunning new short film has been uploaded to YouTube by ‘OctoFly Media’ of well known beauty spots within […]

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Ardfert on the map on RTE's Nine News

Ardfert Was The Hottest Spot In Ireland Yesterday

April 22, 2015 at 11:26 am Comments are Disabled

ARDFERT was the place to be for sun worshippers yesterday as the village had the highest temperature recorded in Ireland. Last night, RTE’s Nine News highlighted Ardfert’s national high temperature of 21 degrees, confirming what all ‘Ardfertians’ know already – it’s the hottest spot around. Continued below… The nation is currently enjoying a ‘mini-heatwave’ […]

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Report That Fels Point Hotel Will Be Sold To Rose Of Tralee Company Within Days

Report That Fels Point Hotel Will Be Sold To Rose Of Tralee Company Within Days

April 22, 2015 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

THE Rose of Tralee company is expected to finalise the purchase of the Fels Point Hotel from NAMA according to a report in today’s edition of The Kerryman. The paper reports that NAMA have named the Rose of Tralee’s offer as their preferred choice and a €4m deal should be done in […]

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Kerry County Council buildings in Rathass.

Cllr Calls For End To Tralee Council Tenants Providing Deposit Prior To Taking House

April 22, 2015 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

A FIANNA Fáil councillor has called for an end to the practice of asking new tenants for a deposit prior to taking up a house with the local authority. Cllr Norma Foley asked why this was the case in Tralee and not in any other part of the county at the monthly meeting […]

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At the Tralee shoppers meeting in the Ashe Hotel were, from left, in front: Laura Lee Murphy, Geraldine O'Brien andAndrea Brosnan. Back: Ciara O'Connor, Siobhan Fitzgerald, Majella Horgan and Jennifer Gleeson. Photo O'Connor.

Public Give Their Opinions On Tralee Shopping At Open Forum

April 22, 2015 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

AROUND 70 members of the public gathered in the Ashe Hotel on Monday night to give their thoughts as part of open forum about how to make the shopping experience in Tralee a better one. The event, led by retail members of Tralee Chamber Alliance and the Institute of Technology […]

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