Archive for June 2nd, 2017

Launching the Sacred Heart Novena at St John's Church on Friday were, Denis Kelleher. Fr Tadhg Fitzgerald, Fr Seamus Linnane, Ann O'Shea Daly, Bill Looney, Conor Fitzgerald, Norma Foley and Fr Bernard Healy. Photo by Dermot Crean

Annual Sacred Heart Novena At St John’s Church This Month

June 2, 2017 at 4:33 pm Comments are Disabled

JUNE is a great time for prayer for many people who have people dear to them sitting exams. Well the annual St John’s Parish Sacred Heart Novena is taking place between, Thursday, June 15 and Friday, June 23 and is sure to be well attended then. “It’ll be hosted by the priests […]

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The Balloonagh School Class of 1987 at their Debs Ball. Recognise anyone?

Balloonagh Girls To Relive Schooldays At Class Of 1987 Reunion

June 2, 2017 at 4:03 pm 1 comment

AH, 1987. The heyday of U2, Madonna and Michael Jackson, Johnny Logan warbling his way to Eurovision glory, Stephen Roche becoming a cycling hero winning the Tour de France and the National Lottery was launched to turn us into millionaires/paupers. It was also the year a group of over 100 girls in Balloonagh […]

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Friends Of UHK Receives €500 After Ballymac’s Strictly Night

Friends Of UHK Receives €500 After Ballymac’s Strictly Night

June 2, 2017 at 12:45 pm Comments are Disabled

THE second Ballymac GAA Strictly Love Dancing event was a massive success back in February with over 600 people packing Ballygarry House Hotel. Of course, as well as raising thousands for the GAA club, there is a great charity aspect to the night and last night in Glenduff Manor, there […]

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The champ Dominic O'Brien with the One Furlong Dash Perpetual Trophy and his dinner for two. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Will ‘The Bolt’ Retain His Title In The Joe Flynn Furlong Dash?

June 2, 2017 at 9:17 am 1 comment

EXCITEMENT will be at fever pitch by 4pm this Monday when the Joe Flynn One Furlong Dash for charity sees top athletes compete up Rock Street for the title. Last year Dominic ‘The Bolt’ O’Brien took the prize for his adept handling of the pint and steady hand, but he’ll […]

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The flowers were in bloom in the  Town Park on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Families To ‘Pedal In The Park’ Later This Month

June 2, 2017 at 9:17 am Comments are Disabled

AN event to get families together on their bikes for some exercise takes place later this month in the Town Park. Pedal in the Park— part of National Bike Week which runs from June 10 to 18 this year — is now in its seventh year and it promises to […]

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Kerry Rose contestants Jacinta Mulvihill, Cliona Daly and Bonnie Percival. Photo by Dermot Crean

Six Things To Do This Bank Holiday Weekend

June 2, 2017 at 9:16 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S a long weekend and there’s a lot happening. Here’s a few suggestions on how to spend your time… Friday 1. Picking a Rose… Tonight sees a new Kerry Rose picked at the selection night in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel. There are 24 ladies from all over the county vying […]

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Pictures from the Denny Bacon Factory site, Island of Geese, Tralee 2016, for the launch of public consultation by Kerry County Council.
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Demolition Of Denny Site Won’t Take Place Until July At The Earliest

June 2, 2017 at 9:15 am Comments are Disabled

WORK on the demolition of the former Denny factory won’t take place until after a contractor is appointed in late June or early July. The contract for the demolition of the buildings and the clearance of the site has been advertised in the past week. The development of a masterplan for […]

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