Archive for July 7th, 2017

Rise In Tralee Unemployment Figure In June

Rise In Tralee Unemployment Figure In June

July 7, 2017 at 3:36 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE’S jobless figure rose last month. The latest figures from the  Central Statistics Office show there were 4,274 people signing on in the town in June, up 52 from May. It’s the first month on month rise since December to January. The Tralee jobless figure though has fallen 15.5% in […]

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Sinn Fein Deputy Martin Ferris.

Ferris Blasts Cutbacks To In-Home Respite Hours For Children With Disabilities

July 7, 2017 at 1:32 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Sinn Féin TD Martin Ferris has strongly criticised the  cut back in-home respite hours for children with disabilities in Kerry. Figures obtained under a Parliamentary Question posed by Sinn Féin Health spokesperson Louise O’Reilly TD show that in the first quarter of this year there was a decrease of […]

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Celene Moloney, Anne O'Reilly and Kieran Ruttledge of Tralee Chamber Alliance presenting a cheque to Dolly Lawlor accepting on behalf St Mary Of The Angels, Beaufort, the proceeds of two fundraising events during the Tír na nÓ festival. Photo by Dermot Crean

Chamber-Organised Tír na nÓg Festival Events Raise Funds For Great Cause

July 7, 2017 at 10:50 am Comments are Disabled

TWO events organised by ITT students on placement at the Tralee Chamber Alliance raised funds for a great cause this Easter. Amie Griffin, Anne O’Reilly and Olatayo Olaitan organised a Fun at the Playdium event and a Kids Fancy Dress Fun Run in Tralee Town Park on Easter Saturday. All profits […]

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PREVIEW: Hard To Choose Between Ballyduff And Abbeydorney

PREVIEW: Hard To Choose Between Ballyduff And Abbeydorney

July 7, 2017 at 10:40 am Comments are Disabled

Abbeydorney and Ballyduff clash in the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC Round 1 tie this Saturday in Austin Stack Park (5.30pm). Mike O’Halloran looks at both teams’ chances… Ballyduff take on Abbeydorney in the final game of the first round,. Last year Abbeydorney opened their account with a well deserved win […]

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At the presentation of a cheque to the Palliative Care Centre on Thursday morning, the proceeds of the Midsummer Ball, were, Maura Sullivan, Marie O'Connell, Patricia Sheahan, Andrea O'Donoghue, Ted Moynihan, Aileen Cotter Diggins and Mary Shanahan. Photo by Dermot Crean

Midsummer Ball Raises Over €10,500 For Palliative Care Centre

July 7, 2017 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

WITH two months to go until the opening of the new Palliative Care Unit at University Hospital Kerry, Kerry Hospice Foundation received another boost on Thursday when they were presented with a large cheque. The money was raised at a Midsummer’s Ball at the Rose Hotel on June 9, with Miriam […]

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Waiting in line for Ed Sheeran tickets outside B-Mobile on Dominick Street on Thursday evening were Emma Fitzgerald, Abbie O'Sullivan, Mary Kate Heasman, Darcy O'Sullivan, Jennifer Keane and Dean Donoghue. Photo by Dermot Crean

A Very Early Start To Queuing For Dedicated Ed Sheeran Fans

July 7, 2017 at 10:18 am Comments are Disabled

ED Sheeran tickets don’t go on sale until 9am on Saturday morning, but why take chances? At 3pm on Thursday, they started to queue outside B-Mobile on Dominick Street for what will surely be the biggest music event of 2018. When we called down on Thursday evening, the six fans […]

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