Archive for April 28th, 2017

Kerry's Darren Dineen comes away with the ball. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Kerry Ring The Changes For Clash With Westmeath

April 28, 2017 at 9:01 pm Comments are Disabled

FINTAN O’Connor has made a number of changes for the Kerry clash with Westmeath in the Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship – Round Robin  – 2nd Round game in Cusack Park, Mullingar on Sunday. There are six changes from the side that played against Meath  in the opening game of the series on […]

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The cast of 'Flour Babies' rehearsing at CBS The Green on Thursday. From left; Lawrence Guardino, John Hanafin, Cian Barden, Jeangervais Ouattara, Joseph Corcoran, Colm Atkinson, Cathal McLoughlin, Tadhg Brick and Ryan Foley. Photo by Dermot Crean

CBS Students Prepare To Welcome ‘Flour Babies’ To Stage

April 28, 2017 at 4:35 pm Comments are Disabled

STUDENTS at CBS The Green are preparing to tread the boards once again in a new production running next week. Anne Fine’s ‘Flour Babies’ will be staged on Wednesday, May 3 and Thursday, May 4 at the school. The play follows a class of underachievers in an all-boys school tasked […]

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New Stone Obelisk Points The Way To Scotia’s Grave

New Stone Obelisk Points The Way To Scotia’s Grave

April 28, 2017 at 2:10 pm 1 comment

IT seems to be a week for erecting stone sculptures around town. After a new Rose of Tralee monument appeared on the Ballymullen roundabout on Wednesday, a new stone obelisk has now been erected to signpost the way to Scotia’s Grave at Foley’s Glen. It’s the initial part of developing a heritage […]

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Up To 50 Jobs To Be Created With Borg Warner €11.5m Investment At Tralee Factory

Up To 50 Jobs To Be Created With Borg Warner €11.5m Investment At Tralee Factory

April 28, 2017 at 2:03 pm Comments are Disabled

BORG WARNER  has announced an €11.5m investment in its Tralee factory in Monavalley which is expected to lead to 50 new jobs. This is further good news for Tralee, after HQ Tralee announced this morning that it is to support 50 more jobs in building nearby in the next phase of their plans (see story […]

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HQ Tralee To Support 50 More Jobs In Town Centre By End of Summer

April 28, 2017 at 12:49 pm Comments are Disabled

HQ Tralee is expected to be home to 50 more jobs by the end of the summer as they prepare to develop the building adjacent to the current facility in Abbey Street. The news was announced this morning with Minister for Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD, today unveiling […]

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Caoimhe O'Carroll, Rebecca Murphy, Clodagh Curran, Jennifer Lynch and Emer O'Daly preparing for the performance of Tralee Musical Society's 'Jesus Christ Superstar' in Siamsa Tíre on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ Is Wowing Audiences In Siamsa

April 28, 2017 at 10:35 am 1 comment

TRALEE Musical Society is over halfway through the run of their latest project in Siamsa Tíre and audiences are lapping it up. Judging by word of mouth and social media, ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ is going down a storm and this was the case again on Thursday night when we visited […]

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Siobhan Rivas May and Nicola Slye (PSC) and Breda Stack, the Declutter Therapist, at the Kerry Businesswomen's Network event in The Rose Hotel on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Getting A Lesson In Decluttering At The Rose Hotel

April 28, 2017 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

LADIES got a lesson in decluttering in The Rose Hotel for an event run by the Kerry Businesswomen’s Network (KBN). Breda Stack is ‘The Declutter Therapist’ teaching and motivating people to break free from the overwhelm of physical, mental and emotional clutter so they can enjoy a simpler, happier life. Members received great […]

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Looking forward to the 24 Miles in 24 Hours swimming event in Tralee Sports and Leisure Centre on April 29/30 were Finbarr Griffin, Kristian O'Donovan, Kyle O'Donovan and Kieran O'Flaherty. Photo by Dermot Crean

Five Things To Do This Weekend

April 28, 2017 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

It’s another Bank Holiday Weekend so you’ll be looking for things to get up to. Here’s a few suggestions… Friday 1. Worship the Messiah… TRALEE Musical Society’s, ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ is thrilling audiences in Siamsa Tíre and there’s still tickets left for Thursday and Friday. Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s classic […]

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