Archive for February 17th, 2017

Kerry's Jack Goulding is pursued by Limerick's Seamus Hickey. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Kerry Team Unchanged For League Encounter With Limerick

February 17, 2017 at 9:30 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Senior Hurling Team to play Limerick in Round 2 of the Allianz Hurling League on Sunday next in the Gaelic Grounds  at  2pm is the same 15 as started in the Round 1 win over Laois. Kerry staged an dramatic comeback last Sunday and Fintan O’Connor has kept faith […]

Read more ›
Harriers Among Winners At Munster Athletics Awards

Harriers Among Winners At Munster Athletics Awards

February 17, 2017 at 4:19 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Harriers collected two awards last Saturday at the Munster Athletics Star Awards held in Clonmel last Saturday. Aoibheann O’Brien of Tralee Harriers AC won the Munster Junior Indoor & Track and Field female athlete of the year for 2016 while the club itself was honoured with The Munster Indoor Junior and Senior Club of the […]

Read more ›
PHOTOS/VIDEO: #Livelife Film Awards Another Resounding Success

PHOTOS/VIDEO: #Livelife Film Awards Another Resounding Success

February 17, 2017 at 3:54 pm Comments are Disabled

OVER 700 people attended the third annual Live Life Film Awards, held in the Brandon Hotel on Thursday, February 17. The theme for the event was ‘Make Every Second Count’ and Tralee entrants were among the prizewinners in the three categories. The film competition is held in memory of Donal Walsh […]

Read more ›
At the talk hosted by the Kerry Archaeological and Historical Society at Tralee Library on Tuesday night were County Librarian Tommy O'Connor, Marie O'Sullivan, Richard Hilliard, Kathleen Browne and Gerard Lyne. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Archaeological And Historical Society Marks Golden Jubilee With Seminar

February 17, 2017 at 1:24 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Archaeological and Historical Society hosted a seminar to mark the Golden Jubilee of its foundation at Kerry Library on Tuesday, February 14. The very well-attended seminar was chaired by Gerard Lyne, historian and former Keeper of Antiquities at the National Library of Ireland. The four speakers that participated […]

Read more ›
Tralee RFC To Host Munster Girls Rugby Finals This Saturday

Tralee RFC To Host Munster Girls Rugby Finals This Saturday

February 17, 2017 at 1:13 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS Saturday in Tralee RFC, the biggest event on the Girls Rugby Calendar in Munster will take place with the host in of six Munster finals with the Bowl, Plate and Lastly the Cup finals. In the two age grades the big Cup finals both kerry teams will be involved. The […]

Read more ›
December 1973 find Tralee boys outside Baily's corner Tralee, where the pressure of water blew the manhole cover skyhigh during the flood, result of the heavy rain can be seen on the photograph due to the rain drops on the lens. LtoR. John McMahon, Jimmy Stack, Dan Healy, and Billy Brosnan.

PHOTOS: More Great Images Of The Past Captured In ‘Through The Lens’

February 17, 2017 at 12:44 pm Comments are Disabled

Well-known photographer John Cleary’s book, ‘Through The Lens’, is a treasure trove of memories for the people of Tralee and Kerry. Over the past couple of weeks we’ve brought you images from the book – which covers events from the 1970s – where you might see some familiar faces. Here’s […]

Read more ›
Take The Step To Professional Photography With Kerry ETB Course

Take The Step To Professional Photography With Kerry ETB Course

February 17, 2017 at 12:11 pm 1 comment

IF you think you have what it takes to move from photo enthusiast to paid professional photographer, a new course based in Tralee might be the perfect place to start. In today’s world, where every smartphone packs a high quality camera, understanding the basics of photography has never been more […]

Read more ›
PHOTOS: Barry Loses His Locks As Gaelcholáiste Students Hold Fashion Show

PHOTOS: Barry Loses His Locks As Gaelcholáiste Students Hold Fashion Show

February 17, 2017 at 11:35 am Comments are Disabled

TRANSITION year students of Gaelchoáiste Chiarraí held a fashion show on Wednesday night at the Rose Hotel at 7.30pm, but it also saw a student lose his hair for a great cause. The students walked down the runway in everything from sports wear to Debs dresses and spot prizes were also raffled off […]

Read more ›
Great Guests Lined Up For Free Talkshow Event In Benners

Great Guests Lined Up For Free Talkshow Event In Benners

February 17, 2017 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

STUCK for something different to do tonight? Well, a new live chat-show event is to take place in Tralee tonight and features a diverse line-up from the world of sport, acting and comedy. And admission is free! Kerry GAA manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice will join Kerry comedian Bernard Casey and actors Daragh O’Malley and Maeve […]

Read more ›

image