Archive for August 1st, 2017

Members of the International Space University with John Griffin of Kerry County Council (right).

Kerry’s Dark Skies Draws International Interest

August 1, 2017 at 5:27 pm 1 comment

THERE were 25 members of the International Space University, from 18 different countries, visiting the Kerry International Dark Sky Reserve in south Kerry over the weekend. The group toured the historic sites and were briefed at first hand on the Dark Sky Reserve and plans to enhance it for locals […]

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St Brendans Park FC News

St Brendans Park FC News

August 1, 2017 at 3:43 pm Comments are Disabled

ST. BRENDAN’S PARK FC CLUB NOTES: The Club recently learned with deep regret of the passing of John O’Flynn, St.Brendans Park, Tralee. John or Johnno, as we affectionately called him, both played and was an officer with us for many a year and was called away much too early in […]

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Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Club Juvenile News

August 1, 2017 at 3:38 pm Comments are Disabled

CAMPA PEILE: Our Austin Stack Club Football Camp will take place in Connolly Park from August 8th to 12th…beginning on Tuesday next! This summer camp comes highly recommended. It’s usually the biggest and always the best! Camp Times: ó 9.30am go 1pm gach lá. Costas: €40 per child or €60 per family. Just register […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

August 1, 2017 at 3:34 pm Comments are Disabled

RESULTS Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th July Pat Mulcaire Am Am 1st Tony Gardiner (5) Declan Kelly (6) Bryan O Connor (16) Colum O riordan (5) 178 points 2nd Paul Brosnan (9) Padraig Hogan (18) Noel Sheahan (14) Joe Sweeney (20) 175 pts 3rd Declan Byrnes (15) Paul Brynes (16) Damien Mc Mahon (15) […]

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Some members of the Tionól Mhic Easmainn Committee who have organised next Sunday’s ‘Gathering’ at Lios Mhic Easmainn, Ardfert, to celebrate/commemorate the good and patriotic deeds of Tomás Ághas and Ruairí Mac Easmainn. Sa phictiúr ó chlé: Seán Seosamh Ó Conchubhair (cathaoirleach), Dawn Uí Chonchubhair (rúnaí) and Brian O’Daly. Other members of coiste include: P.Mac Fhearghusa, A.Ní Chonchubhair, B.Caball.

Thomas Ashe To Be Remembered At Ardfert Ceremony

August 1, 2017 at 3:12 pm Comments are Disabled

THE death of Thomas Ashe will be remembered at Casement Fort, near Ardfert village, at 3pm on Sunday, August 6. Special guest speaker will be Conradh na Gaeilge historian, Donncha Ó hAodha, Uachtarán of the Munster section of CnaG and a former National President of the Conradh, who will talk about Tomás Ághas. […]

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Tralee Woman To Travel To Paris To Help Homeless Refugees

Tralee Woman To Travel To Paris To Help Homeless Refugees

August 1, 2017 at 1:26 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE woman who was affected by the plight of people in ‘The Jungle’ in Calais when she volunteered two years ago, is heading to Paris to help homeless refugees. Catherine Tangney from Oakpark will travel to the French capital on August 15 where she plans providing aid to refugees. […]

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Four Tralee Stores Make Retail Excellence Top 100 List

Four Tralee Stores Make Retail Excellence Top 100 List

August 1, 2017 at 1:13 pm Comments are Disabled

A NUMBER of local businesses have made the Retail Excellence Top 100 Stores In Ireland. In Tralee, Ballyseedy Home and Garden, Corcoran’s Furniture and Carpets at Manor Park, Garvey’s Supervalu in Rock Street, and Horan’s Health Store in Manor West made the list. Also, Ahern’s Pharmacy, Farranfore, Mods and Minis, Killarney […]

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Fun Charity Colour Dash To Take Place In Tralee Next Month

Fun Charity Colour Dash To Take Place In Tralee Next Month

August 1, 2017 at 12:18 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’LL be a colourful Sunday morning in September as a Colour Dash for charity is set to take place in town. The Crumlin Colour Dash will take place on Sunday, September 10 at 11am in Tralee Bay Wetlands. This is a 5km run, jog or walk that all the family […]

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New Car Sales Strong In July But Down On Same Month In 2016

New Car Sales Strong In July But Down On Same Month In 2016

August 1, 2017 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were 568 new cars sold in Kerry in July according to the latest figures from the the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) issued today. This was down -12.75% on July 2016’s figure of 651. So far in Kerry this year, new car sales are down -12.98%, with 2,561 sold this year […]

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Want A Career In Radio? Kerry ETB Has The Course For You

Want A Career In Radio? Kerry ETB Has The Course For You

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

IF you’re interested in a career in radio, the Kerry ETB Training Centre are holding an eight week course this month which is an ideal starting point. The Foundation In Radio course — delivered by Radio Kerry Training and starting on August 14 — is an excellent opportunity to access […]

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Action from the Kerry v Clare camogie match on Saturday. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

CAMOGIE: Kerry Lower The Banner In Facile Victory

August 1, 2017 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran on Kerry’s victory over Clare in Abbeydorney on Saturday in the Liberty Premier Junior Championship… A huge win for Kerry Camogie on Saturday when they defeated Clare on a scoreline of Kerry 5-19 Clare 1-05. Clare travelled to fulfil the fixture despite having won no game in the competition […]

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