Archive for March 13th, 2017

Jack O'Connor on the sideline. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry U21 Team To Face Waterford Named

March 13, 2017 at 8:23 pm Comments are Disabled

JACK O’Connor has decided to stick with the same 15 who started against Clare for their U21  Munster Championship Semi Final this week. The Kerry Under 21s play Waterford at Fraher Field Dungarvan on Wednesday evening at 7:30pm. The team, captained by Brian Sugrue of Renard is as follows:       1. Shane […]

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Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

March 13, 2017 at 6:16 pm Comments are Disabled

Senior Tralee Town league Results Sunday 12/03/2017 Ballymac 0-11 Kerins O’Rahillys 2-12 A strong effort from Ballymac against a stronger Kerins O’Rahillys team this week. Even though victory was not to be had for the home side  this week it was great see the team out against this Division 1 […]

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Na Gaeil GAA Club News

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

March 13, 2017 at 6:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Seniors    Na Gaeil Seniors get their Division Three County League campaign off to a start on Sunday next March 19th when they take on Fossa at home in Killeen at 2.00pm. Come out and support the team for what promises to be a very entertaining game of football.  U14    The […]

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John Mitchels

John Mitchels GAA Club News

March 13, 2017 at 6:10 pm Comments are Disabled

ST PATRICK’S DAY PARADE: Once again John Mitchels will be taking part in the Annual St Patrick’s Day Parade on Friday March 17th. We would hope to see as many Players, Mentors and Parents come together and represent John Mitchels GAA Club on our national day. 11.15 a.m. Meet at […]

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Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

March 13, 2017 at 6:07 pm Comments are Disabled

SIGNIFICANT ANNIVERSARY: It was the Club’s greatest victory in our one hundred year history, and it happened in Croke Park, forty years ago today (13th March 1977), when we won our first and, so far, only All Ireland SF Club Championship title. In that final on that Sunday afternoon we […]

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St Pats Novelty Act, who are through to the finals of Scor na bPaisti in Foilmore on March 26.

St Pats GAA Club News

March 13, 2017 at 6:01 pm Comments are Disabled

  Lotto There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 6, 11, 13 & 28. The five €30 consolation prizes went to Paul Denison The Kerries, Colin O Shea c/o PJ Higgins, Susan Keating c/o Jerry Moriarty, Martin O Shea c/o The Rock […]

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Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

March 13, 2017 at 5:58 pm Comments are Disabled

Seniors: Having not played a game for the past 3 weeks we were back in action again this week with the final game in the Tralee town league when we played Ballymac in their own pitch with a place in the final up for grabs. We fielded a strong side […]

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Churchill GAA Club News

Churchill GAA Club News

March 13, 2017 at 5:53 pm Comments are Disabled

Juveniles: Academy training was due to commence last weekend, however due to the recent poor weather conditions the pitch in the Spa was unavailable. We now hope to start the Academy training this Sunday from 11am to 12pm on the AstroTurf pitches in Tralee Sports Complex. Further information will be […]

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Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

March 13, 2017 at 5:45 pm 1 comment

Bring Your Hurley and March On Friday: Players please bring your hurley with you and show the people of Tralee the skills we are developing among our players as we march along the parade route. All members and supporters, please contact club officers if you are available to march with […]

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Miltown Castlemaine GAA Club News

Miltown Castlemaine GAA Club News

March 13, 2017 at 5:41 pm Comments are Disabled

St.Patrick’s Day Greetings: We wish all those who are abroad a wonderful St. Patrick’s Day. Here at home, we look forward to all our age groups participating in the annual parade. Our town is looking fantastic-thanks to the hard working committee who spent last Sunday afternoon putting up colourful bunting […]

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Action from the Irish TV Tralee Warriors Match against Swords Thunder in The Complex. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Warriors Win On The Double In Monthly Awards

March 13, 2017 at 4:35 pm Comments are Disabled

GARVEY’S Tralee Warriors were on fire last month and this has been recognised with both the Men’s Super League Player of the Month and the Men’s Super League Coach of the Month titles for the month of February. Head Coach Mark Bernsen won Coach of the Month for February after Tralee continued an unbeaten run […]

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Zoe O'Carroll, Sarah Thornton, Maureen McCarthy and Kayleigh Murphy of Brush N Blush, at the Connect Kerry Hair and Beauty Awards at The Rose Hotel on Sunday afternoon. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Style From The Connect Hair And Beauty Awards

March 13, 2017 at 3:37 pm Comments are Disabled

EARLIER we brought you the winners of the Connect Kerry Hair and Beauty Awards in the Rose Hotel (click here for previous story and images). It was glamorous occasion with no shortage of style and amazing hair and make-up as you’d expect from guests who are experts in their field. […]

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An Garda Síochána

Gardaí Investigate Assault On Man At Killerisk/Manor West

March 13, 2017 at 3:09 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are asking for the public’s assistance in relation to an assault which occurred last week. A man had just left a taxi outside the Kingscourt Apartment Complex in Manor West on Thursday night/Friday morning, when he was assaulted at 3.30am. He suffered injuries and was moved to Cork University Hospital. Gardaí are […]

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International Sports Stars For Event At Siamsa Tíre This Month

International Sports Stars For Event At Siamsa Tíre This Month

March 13, 2017 at 2:17 pm Comments are Disabled

FORMER Irish rugby international Keith Wood and Kerry senior football team boss Eamonn Fitzmaurice are among the high-profile figures from the world of local, national and international sport who will attend a series of panel discussions on recreation and sport at the launch of the new five-year strategy of the Kerry […]

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Participants at the start of the Half Marathon on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Volunteers Still Needed To Be Stewards At The Marathon This Weekend

March 13, 2017 at 12:57 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Marathon organisers are looking for stewards and volunteers to help run the event on Saturday March 18. The organisers require people to volunteer a few hours to help cover some key spots along the route, with time slots of 9.30 am-12.30 pm and 12.00 pm- 3.00 pm. The marathon is taking […]

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Katie Slattery, Indre Bunikyte, Emer Kemple, Jamie Louise Bowler, Claire O'Sullivan and Sandra Coffey of Sean Taaffe, Tralee, at the Connect Kerry Hair and Beauty Awards at The Rose Hotel on Sunday afternoon. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: An Afternoon Of Glamour At Connect Hair And Beauty Awards (Part 1)

March 13, 2017 at 12:48 pm Comments are Disabled

OVER 250 people from the hair and beauty industry in Kerry gathered at The Rose Hotel on Sunday afternoon for an afternoon of fun, style and awards. The inaugural Connect Kerry Hair and Beauty Awards garnered huge interest over the past couple of months with thousands of votes cast for […]

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PHOTO GALLERY: Kerry v Galway At Austin Stack Park

PHOTO GALLERY: Kerry v Galway At Austin Stack Park

March 13, 2017 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

  IT may have been a 13 point defeat (0-12 to 1-22) but there was certainly no shame in Kerry’s loss to Galway on Sunday in the home side’s penultimate Allianz Hurling League Division 1B game of the season. Kerry will now prepare for a showdown with Offaly on March […]

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At a special evening in Allo’s Bar & Bistro in Listowel recently, North Kerry’s new Tourism Ambassadors were presented with Certificates by the Listowel Municipal District Deputy Cathaoirleach, Cllr Mike Kennelly, for completion of the very first Tourism Ambassador Programme in Kerry. Fiona Monaghan Failte Ireland,
David Griffin, Pods Ireland
Cllr Dianne Nolan
Eibhlís Hanrahan, Ballylongford Tidy Towns
Cara Trant, Seanchaí Kerry Writers Museum
Siobhan King Failte Ireland
Helen Mullane, Allo's Bar & Bistro
Abbey Murphy, Kerry County Council
Andy Smith, Kerry County Council
Fergus Dunne, I.T. Tralee
Jason Doherty, Ballybunion Prints
Cllr Mike Kennelly
Joan McCarthy, Kerry County Council
Valerie Pickett, Lartigue Monorail & Museum
Cllr Jerry Moloney
Dan Cooke, Ballybunion Tourist Office
Martina Madden, White Sands Hotel
Michelle Culloo, Kerry County Council
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At a special evening in Allo’s Bar & Bistro in Listowel recently, North Kerry’s new Tourism Ambassadors were presented with Certificates by the Listowel Municipal District Deputy Cathaoirleach, Cllr Mike Kennelly, for completion of the very first Tourism Ambassador Programme in Kerry. 
This initiative was developed by Kerry County Council’s Tourism Unit in association with the Institute of Technology in Tralee and the Destination Kerry Tourism Forum. 
The Programme invited participants from a broad range of tourism businesses and organisations to complete a course which covered an overview of tourism in North Kerry, the value and importance of tourism to the region and ensuring our visitors stay longer in the area and leave with memorable experiences.   
Lecturers from  IT Tralee’s Hotel, Culinary & Tourism Department delivered the two-night course with participants from the following businesses/organisations attending: Moriarty's Centra & Post Office in Ballyheigue, Ballybunion Golf Club, Lartigue Monorail & Museum, Pods Ireland in Asdee, Ballybunion Tourist Office, Ballybunion Health & Leisure Centre, The Seanchaí Kerry Writers Museum, Ballybunion Prints and Ballybunion Sand Art, Listowel Arms Hotel, Ballylongford Tidy Towns, Allo's Bar & Bistro and the White Sands Hotel in Ballyheigue.   
Failte Ireland were represented on the evening by Fiona Monaghan, Head of Wild Atlantic Way and Siobhan King, Client Services Officer for North Kerry and both spoke highly of the initiative.
Joan McCarthy, Head of Tourism Development, Kerry County Council spoke on the 'spirit of collaboration that is vital if we are to succeed in keeping our visitors in the area by slowing the visitor down and everyone taking responsibility for putting North Kerry on the visitor map' and confirmed that the Programme will be rolled out to other parts of the county.

New Tourism Ambassadors For North Kerry

March 13, 2017 at 10:24 am Comments are Disabled

THIRTEEN new Tourism Ambassadors for north Kerry have been presented with certificates by the Listowel Municipal District Leas-Cathaoirleach, Cllr Mike Kennelly, upon their completion of the very first Tourism Ambassador Programme in Kerry. The initiative was developed by Kerry County Council’s Tourism Unit in association with the Institute of Technology in […]

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