Archive for June 1st, 2017

PHOTOS: Meet The Kerry Rose 2017 Contestants (Part 2)

PHOTOS: Meet The Kerry Rose 2017 Contestants (Part 2)

June 1, 2017 at 6:05 pm Comments are Disabled

Earlier we brought you 12 of the Kerry Rose 2017 contestants in the selection on this Friday night in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel (click here if you missed them). Here’s the other 12 ladies and a little bit about them… JANICE HEALY SPONSORED BY CASTLEROSSE HOTEL Janice studied Hotel Management […]

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Kathleen Barrett, a tutor at Kerry ETB, who won a silver award at the Bloom Garden Festival.

Kerry ETB Tutor Wins Silver Award At Bloom Festival

June 1, 2017 at 1:58 pm Comments are Disabled

A KERRY ETB Horticulture Tutor has won a Silver Award at the Bloom Garden Festival in Dublin. Kathleen Barrett’s stunningly creative flower hat piece impressed the judges at the famous festival. Kathleen is currently teaching horticulture to community groups at the Kerry County Council allotments in Tralee’s Deans Lane and […]

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New Car Sales Fall Again In May Compared To Same Month Last Year

New Car Sales Fall Again In May Compared To Same Month Last Year

June 1, 2017 at 12:39 pm Comments are Disabled

NEW car sales continued to fall in May compared to the same month in 2017, according to the latest figures from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI). There were 90 new car registrations in May compared to 97 last year, a drop of -7.22%. So far this year […]

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The Hungarian Ambassador, István Pálffy with his wife Judit Poph (second from right), Principal of Moyderwell Mercy Moira Quinlan and pupils on his visit to the school on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hungarian Ambassador Views Blue Star Project At Moyderwell School

June 1, 2017 at 12:16 pm Comments are Disabled

MOYDERWELL Mercy Primary School had a special visitor on Wednesday to view a project on the European Union. The school took part in the Blue Star Programme which is an education initiative for primary school pupils across Ireland. The idea of the Programme is to foster better understanding and knowledge of […]

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Eibhlín and Dick Henggeler and Rose of Tralee Maggie McEldowney at the Rose of Tralee monument on the Ballymullen roundabout on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: New Rose Of Tralee Monument Officially Unveiled

June 1, 2017 at 11:24 am Comments are Disabled

MEMBERS of Tralee Tidy Towns and Kerry County Council joined Dick and Eibhlín Henggeler and Rose of Tralee Maggie McEldowney on Wednesday evening, to officially launch the new Rose of Tralee monument. The beautiful new Rose of Tralee sculpture has been erected on the roundabout at Ballymullen on the Dan Spring […]

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PHOTOS: Meet The Kerry Rose 2017 Contestants (Part 1)

PHOTOS: Meet The Kerry Rose 2017 Contestants (Part 1)

June 1, 2017 at 10:43 am Comments are Disabled

The Kerry Rose 2017 selection night takes place in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel tomorrow night. Here’s 12 of the 24 ladies vying to succeed Danielle O’Sullivan (for the other 12 contestants click here)… ALANNAH KISSANE SPONSORED BY TRANTS PHARMACY Alannah Kissane is a student teacher in Mary Immaculate College Thurles campus, […]

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Former Presentation Tralee Student Is Crowned Miss Hull 2017

Former Presentation Tralee Student Is Crowned Miss Hull 2017

June 1, 2017 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

WHILE 24 ladies are hoping to be the new Kerry Rose this Friday night, a former Presentation Secondary School Tralee student has been crowned Miss Hull 2017. Agatha Lawton, 24, won the title in the UK city last Sunday week. She moved to Mayo from the UK 18 years ago with her mom […]

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Launching the Tralee Golf Club Captains Charity Day at Pieta House on Wednesday were, from left; Men's Captain John Reen, Clinical Manager at Pieta House, Cora O'Brien, Rose of Tralee Maggie McEldowney, Lady Captain Margaret Murphy and Chief Executive of the Rose of Tralee International Festival, Anthony O'Gara. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tralee Golf Club Captains’ Charity Day To Help Pieta House

June 1, 2017 at 9:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE Rose of Tralee, Maggie McEldowney, was in town yesterday to help officially launch an event which will benefit Pieta House in Tralee. The annual Tralee Golf Club Captains Charity Day will take place on Saturday, July 8 in aid of the facility at Moyderwell. “We have a charity event every […]

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Motorcycle And Rock Music Heaven At The INEC This Weekend

Motorcycle And Rock Music Heaven At The INEC This Weekend

June 1, 2017 at 9:51 am Comments are Disabled

  IF you’re into your bikes and your rock music, then Killarney has something very special for you this weekend. Grab your helmet and get set for Ireland BikeFest Killarney,  three day motorcycle and free music extravaganza which takes place this June Bank Holiday Weekend, Friday, June 2 to Monday, […]

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