Archive for July, 2017

Michael Healy Rae Applies To Redevelop Former Tralee Pub Into Residential Units

Michael Healy Rae Applies To Redevelop Former Tralee Pub Into Residential Units

July 25, 2017 at 5:19 pm 1 comment

WELL we won’t see Nancy Myles opening again as a pub. Kerry Independent TD, Michael Healy Rae, owns the property and has applied for planning permission to redevelop the building which ceased operating as a public house/restaurant some years ago. He is seeking permission from the Council to change the […]

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Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Club Juvenile News

July 25, 2017 at 4:06 pm 0 comments

CAMPA PEILE: Our Austin Stack Club FOOTBALL Camp will take place in Connolly Park from August 8th to 12th…just a week to go! PEIL FAOI 6: (i) Under 6 football fun at 5.45pm on Thursday and (ii) again at 11am on Sunday in Caherslee. PEIL FAOI 8: (i) We’re back to football […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

July 25, 2017 at 4:01 pm 0 comments

Results : Saturday  22nd and Sunday 23rd  July  (Presidents Prize to the men  (Des Fitzgerald) 1st : Tommy Walsh (18) 44 Points 2nd : Jim O’Donovan (9) 43 Points 3rd : Ger Hussey (12) 43 Points Best Gross: Ger Deegan (1) 41 Points 4th :Tom Moore (15)  40 Points 5th :Ger […]

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Enable Ireland’s Sean Scally (back fourth from left) and Catherine Healy (front third from left) with choreographer Jackie O’Mahony (back, second left) and contestants.

Enable Ireland Kerry Looking For ‘Lip Sing’ Contestants

July 25, 2017 at 3:50 pm 0 comments

IT was a massive success last year and it’s hoped the public will respond for a great cause when Enable Ireland Kerry holds its ‘Lip Sing’ event this autumn. However, they’re going to need some performers first, so the call has gone out for participants in this year’s event which […]

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Abbeydorney GAA To Host Free Family Fun This Sunday

Abbeydorney GAA To Host Free Family Fun This Sunday

July 25, 2017 at 3:17 pm 0 comments

IF you’re not Dublin-bound for the big Kerry match this Sunday, then this might be something to do. Abbeydorney GAA are hosting a free Family Fun Day which will take place in Tom Healy Memorial Park this Sunday at 2pm. Activities will include Novelty Races, Fun Hurling and Football Games, Penalty […]

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Stiofán.

Tralee Native Following His Dreams On The LA Music Scene

July 25, 2017 at 2:45 pm 0 comments

A TRALEE native is currently recording his debut album over in Los Angeles, where he has been living and playing to audiences for the past year. Steven Forde, a 24 year old recording artist/actor who performs under the name Stiofán, left Ireland in 2016 to follow his musical dreams in […]

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Search Is On For Kerry Entrepreneurs To Share €50,000 Investment Fund

July 25, 2017 at 1:58 pm 0 comments

CALLING all young entrepreneurs in Kerry! Kerry County Council Local Enterprise Office has a €50,000 county investment fund available for winners and runners-up in the Kerry finals of the Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur competition (IBYE). Last year a Tralee man, Derek Counihan of Harpoon, won the top prize in Kerry […]

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Christ The King Park in Ballymullen.

A Summer Get-Together For Residents In Ballymullen/Castlemorris Area

July 25, 2017 at 11:09 am 0 comments

RESIDENTS in the Ballymullen area will be hoping the weather stays kind as they plan a summer get-together this Friday. The residents of Castlemorris, Ballymullen, Murphy’s Terrace and Stephen’s Terrace are organising the event, as they put it, “to celebrate our beautiful place.” And why not? The residents there always make […]

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WATCH: Five Memorable Kerry Wins Over Galway

WATCH: Five Memorable Kerry Wins Over Galway

July 25, 2017 at 10:58 am 0 comments

SUNDAY will renew a rivalry between the Kingdom and the men from the west. There have been some memorable clashes between Kerry and Galway over the years but we’ll just take a look at some of the ties we won this time!… 1939, Yankee Stadium, New York: Kerry 2-6 Galway 0-7 […]

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REPRO FREE – RTÉ’s Dancing with the Stars winner and former Kerry footballer, Aidan O’Mahony, will set the catwalk alight in the Festival Dome next month as the special guest at this year’s Rose of Tralee Fashion Show on Sunday 20th August. The Rose of Tralee Fashion Show, which was launched at Ballyroe Heights Hotel, Tralee, will feature all the top boutiques and stores from the Munster region, including top Irish milliners. Pictured were … Laura Guilfoyle - Pamela Scott Tralee
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Top Fashions And Amazing Prizes At Rose Of Tralee Fashion Show

July 25, 2017 at 10:34 am 0 comments

RTÉ’s Dancing with the Stars winner and former Kerry footballer, Aidan O’Mahony, will set the catwalk alight in the Festival Dome next month as the special guest at this year’s Rose of Tralee Fashion Show on Sunday, August 20. But you’ll have to be there on the night to find out […]

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Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

July 24, 2017 at 8:10 pm 0 comments

  Round 9 of The Senior League Ballymac v Gneeveguilla From the off Ballymac were determined to reign over the visitors and they proved their strength when within the first minute of the game Thomas O’Connor came face to face with the Gneeveguilla keeper Patrick Riordan and fisted the ball […]

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St Pats U12 Team in the Munster blitz

St Pats GAA Club News

July 24, 2017 at 4:36 pm 0 comments

Lotto There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 21, 23, 26 & 29. The five €30 consolation prizes went to Susan Sugrue c/o Tony Casey, Catherine Horgan Lohercannon, Susan Keating c/o Jerry Moriarty, Sheila Murphy Derrymore West and C McNamara  c/o The […]

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Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

July 24, 2017 at 4:29 pm 0 comments

Seniors: Buoyed up by the 2 points gained at home last weekend against Desmonds, we travelled to Gallarus this Sunday to face the locals who themselves needed points to advance to a League Final. We played with a stiff breeze in the first half but strangely did not bring any of […]

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Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

July 24, 2017 at 4:18 pm 0 comments

  JOBSMATCH 2017: Summer, Part Time & Full Time Employment Opportunities With huge success for the last 2 years we are now taking CV’s for Summer, part time and full time employment.  Please consider this golden opportunity where you will receive all the tools to update your CV and direct help […]

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Churchill U12 Munster Super Blitz, Killarney.

Churchill GAA Club News

July 24, 2017 at 4:12 pm 0 comments

Seniors: Churchill just about got the better of a spirited Asdee team in the Co League on Sunday afternoon on a scoreline of Asdee 2-07; Churchill 1-14. Churchill’s goal came from Michael “Mixer” O’Brien early in the second half and we managed to keep ahead until the final whistle. The […]

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Na Gaeil

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

July 24, 2017 at 4:07 pm 0 comments

  Seniors    Na Gaeil entertained Brosna in Round 9 of the County League in Killeen on Sunday. Brosna got off to a flying start and totally dominated the first quarter reeling off 5 points without reply. Adam Barry scored 2 and Tom McGoldrick, Daniel Fitzgerald and Timmy Finnegan scored 1 each. […]

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John Mitchels GAA Club News

John Mitchels GAA Club News

July 24, 2017 at 3:57 pm 0 comments

  SENIOR MEN CO LEAGUE –  Round 9: We played Round 9 of the Co League against Templenoe last Sunday. Conditions were dry with a strong breeze favouring Templenoe in the 1st half. Templenoe opened the scoring with a Stephen O’Sullivan point from play in the 1st minute. Mitchels dominated […]

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Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

July 24, 2017 at 3:51 pm 0 comments

Happy Birthday Tralee  Parnells: The official launch of the Parnells club took place 5 years ago on July 20th 2012 in Austin Stacks park. We have still have our fantastic sponsor in Pro Plan Property management in place but we have moved on from one under 13 team in 2012 to now […]

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Are You Missing A Bicycle? The Gardaí In Tralee Might Have It

Are You Missing A Bicycle? The Gardaí In Tralee Might Have It

July 24, 2017 at 3:30 pm 0 comments

GARDAI have recovered a bicycle in Tralee that they would like to reunite with its owner. The bike was found in the Oakpark area of town over the weekend and it looks like it was newly purchased such is the excellent quality it is in. It’s a black, gents hybrid […]

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Gardaí Appeal For Help After Jewellery Stolen From House Near Ardfert

Gardaí Appeal For Help After Jewellery Stolen From House Near Ardfert

July 24, 2017 at 2:53 pm 0 comments

GARDAI are appealing for the public’s assistance after a burglary from a house near Ardfert. On Monday, July 17, a house in Tubridmore, outside Ardfert village, was burgled between 11am and 4pm. A substantial amount of jewellery was taken in the burglary. Gardaí say the culprits would have had to […]

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Gardaí Renew Appeal For Help In Finding Missing Tralee Man

Gardaí Renew Appeal For Help In Finding Missing Tralee Man

July 24, 2017 at 2:44 pm 0 comments

Gardai in Tralee have renewed their public appeal for help in tracing the whereabouts of 20 year old John Burke from Tralee. John was last seen on the 16th of June in Cork City where he attempted to access homeless accommodation, but they didn’t have any place available. John is […]

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Three Kerry Women On World Cup Rugby Squad

Three Kerry Women On World Cup Rugby Squad

July 24, 2017 at 1:50 pm 0 comments

THREE Kerry women have been named in the Ireland squad for next month’s Women’s Rugby World Cup. Ciara Griffin, Ciara O’Connor and Ruth O’Reilly are part of Head coach Tom Tierney’s  28-strong squad that will be captained by UL Bohemians and Munster full-back Niamh Briggs. It will be a first time involvement for […]

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Staff at Woodies Tralee looking forward to a month of fundraising activities. At back; John O'Connor, Eileen Redmond, Tadhg O'Regan (Store Manager), Josephine Patwell. In front; Sean Kerins, Barry O'Connor and Paul O'Sullivan.

Woodies Tralee Staff All Set For A Month Of Fundraising

July 24, 2017 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

THE staff at Woodies in Tralee are getting ready for their annual fundraising campaign with a table quiz, a monster prize draw and a soccer tournament among the events planned. This is the 3rd year in a row that Woodie’s Ireland are raising badly needed funds for Ireland’s most vulnerable children. […]

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Early Start On The Road As Kerry v Galway Throw-in Time Announced

Early Start On The Road As Kerry v Galway Throw-in Time Announced

July 24, 2017 at 12:31 pm 0 comments

THE GAA has announced the throw-in times for the All-Ireland football quarter finals this Sunday in Croke Park. It’ll be an early start on the road for Kerry fans as they will face Galway at 2pm on Sunday with the Mayo v Roscommon game throwing in at 4pm. Kerry will […]

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John Mitchels To Host Sandra Keane Memorial Football Tournament

John Mitchels To Host Sandra Keane Memorial Football Tournament

July 24, 2017 at 10:44 am 0 comments

JOHN Mitchels GAA grounds in Ballyseedy will be the venue for a big ladies football tournament next Saturday morning. The Sandra Keane Under 13 blitz will see 16 teams from all over the county and beyond compete for the Sandra Keane Cup and trophy competitions. The teams taking part this year […]

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Taking off in the Jamie Wrenn/Mike Dean Walk from the Aquadome to Castlegregory on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Great Fun And Thousands Raised On Annual Memorial Walk

July 23, 2017 at 3:01 pm 0 comments

THE weather stayed fine for walkers who went west in aid of Recovery Haven on Saturday. There were 135 people registered for the annual Jamie Wrenn walk which this year also remembered Mike Deane who passed away in March. This walk from Tralee to Castlegregory raises much needed funds for […]

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Ellen Reidy, Lucy Baker, Anthea Reidy and Jennifer O'Connor at the Spin Southwest Sandstorm on Ballyheigue Beach on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds Get Caught Up In Spin Southwest’s ‘Sandstorm’ In Ballyheigue

July 23, 2017 at 2:04 pm 0 comments

GLORIOUS weather, a beautiful beach and a pumped up crowd — all the ingredients then for a fantastic ‘Sandstorm’ in Ballyheigue. The Spin Southwest event had 800 people registered for 5k of endurance and fun on the beach and it was an enormous success with people from all over Munster […]

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PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

July 23, 2017 at 11:07 am 0 comments

Every week we compile the best of photos posted on Twitter and Instagram about and around Tralee. Here’s what you’ve been snapping this week…  (If you’d like a photo to feature, just tag #Tralee in it and we’ll see it)… Great shot of the ominous clouds from the Fenit road… […]

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WATCH: Tralee Bay Is Looking Well In This Drone Footage

WATCH: Tralee Bay Is Looking Well In This Drone Footage

July 23, 2017 at 11:07 am 0 comments

SOMETIMES we don’t brag enough about the coastline around Tralee, with other parts of Kerry taking the plaudits. However, drone footage in a new video uploaded by ONIT Media this week shows the Tralee Bay Wetlands, Blennerville, Fenit and beyond in all their glory. Watch it below…

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Roger Harty: Not My Circus Not My Monkeys

Roger Harty: Not My Circus Not My Monkeys

July 23, 2017 at 11:07 am 0 comments

EVERY now and then we come across a slogan that seems to ‘fit the bill’ for our lives. ‘Not my circus not my monkeys’ is one such slogan that works very well for me. In fact, it is an old Polish proverb and if you ‘google it’ you will find […]

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