Archive for January 8th, 2017

Newly crowned Rose of Tralee Maggie McEldowney in the Rose Garden at Tralee Town Park. Photo by Domnick Walsh

Rose Maggie Launches Search For Rose Of Tralee 2017

January 8, 2017 at 12:52 pm Comments are Disabled

BIRTHDAY celebrations were put on hold for the Rose of Tralee, Maggie McEldowney, so that she could announce details of the 2017 Rose of Tralee International Festival from August 16-22. Instead of blowing out the 28 birthday candles in her native city of Chicago, Maggie arrived into Ireland to launch […]

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Participants take off at the Park Run in conjunction with Operation Transformation on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds Take Part In Operation Transformation Park Run

January 8, 2017 at 12:27 pm Comments are Disabled

A MIST shrouded the town park on Saturday morning but the enthusiasm of the people there was clear as they gathered for the Park Run. This particular run was held in conjunction with RTE’s Operation Transformation and resulted in nearly 320 participants circling the park three times to complete the 5k […]

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PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

January 8, 2017 at 12:02 pm Comments are Disabled

Every week we compile the best of photos posted on Twitter and Instagram about and around Tralee. Here’s what you’ve been snapping this week… (If you’d like a photo to feature just tag #Tralee in it and we’ll see it)… Catherine took some sunset shots… Yesterday local graveyard sunset #Rathass […]

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Avril Hewitt, Joe Sheehy and Brenda Conway at the Jimmy Duffy Memorial Cycle on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Great Turnout For Jimmy Duffy Memorial Cycle

January 8, 2017 at 11:57 am Comments are Disabled

IT was looking dodgy for a while such was the extent of the fog, but it lifted for the hordes of cyclists setting off from St Pats GAA Club on Saturday morning. Hi-vis jackets were the uniform of the day as around 130 participants made their way to Castleisland and back for the […]

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