Archive for June 17th, 2017

At the launch of the Rose of Tralee 10k at the Rose Hotel on Friday evening were, in front; Chairman of Tralee Harriers Martin Fitzgerald, Derek Griffin, Mayor of Tralee Terry O'Brien, Kerry Rose Breda O'Mahony, and Michelle Greaney. Back from left; Race Director Martin O'Sullivan, Alanna O'Sullivan, Grace Creedon, Mary Fitzmaurice, General Manager of The Rose Hotel Mark Sullivan, Emer Hogan and Vice-Chairman Gene O'Donnell. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Rose And Mayor Of Tralee Launch Rose 10k

June 17, 2017 at 2:57 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Harriers Athletic Club have announced details of their route for their annual ROSE10K with Mayor of Tralee Terry O’Brien and this year’s Kerry Rose Breda O’Mahony jointly launching the event. The race is scheduled to take place on August 20 at 11.30am and will be started by reigning Rose of Tralee, Maggie […]

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Tim and Alannah O'Leary, Gráinne Costello, Jessica and Simon O'Leary at the Kerry Film Festival's Open Air Cinema screening of Sing Street on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: ‘Sing Street’ Hits Right Note With Open Air Cinemagoers

June 17, 2017 at 2:44 pm Comments are Disabled

IT started later than scheduled due to how bright it is these nights, but the wait was worth it for audience who enjoyed the open air screening of ‘Sing Street in the Town Park last night. The fact that the Féile na mBláth is taking place at the same time […]

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Susan Sugrue, Tiana Caplis, Anne McEllistrim and Caroline Lynch at the start of the Pedal In The Park event from Tralee Bay Wetlands on Friday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Beautiful Evening For A ‘Pedal In The Park’

June 17, 2017 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was gorgeous sunshine at Tralee Bay Wetlands on Friday evening for an event to get families together on their bikes for some exercise. The Pedal in the Park— part of National Bike Week which runs from June 10 to 18 this year — is now in its seventh year […]

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Noel Duggan gives chase to Andrew Barry. Photo by Dermot  Crean

St Brendans To Face East Kerry In Next Round Of Kerry SFC

June 17, 2017 at 10:22 am Comments are Disabled

ST Brendan’s will have to find a way to curb the threat of David Clifford when they face East Kerry in the next round of the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SFC next month. The Barry brothers and Co. will have a tough task in the Round 3 tie against the fellow […]

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McCann At The Movies: Dark Universe Gets Off To Lacklustre Start With ‘The Mummy’

McCann At The Movies: Dark Universe Gets Off To Lacklustre Start With ‘The Mummy’

June 17, 2017 at 10:21 am Comments are Disabled

Our movie reviewer, John McCann, says ‘The Mummy’ is an incoherent mess, but if you want to rest the brain… It’s hard to believe that it’s 18 years since Brendan Fraser and Rachel Weisz starred in the cheesy yet fun “The Mummy”. It’s even harder to believe that some Hollywood […]

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Know Your Rights: Long-Term Illness And The State Pension

June 17, 2017 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

Know Your Rights has been compiled by Kerry Citizens Information Service which provides a free and confidential service to the public… Question: I’ve been on Illness Benefit for over a year. I don’t ever expect to be fit to return to work. As I’m now nearing pension age, will I be […]

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