Archive for August 28th, 2017

Gardaí Investigate Stabbing Incident In Moyderwell This Afternoon

Gardaí Investigate Stabbing Incident In Moyderwell This Afternoon

August 28, 2017 at 5:05 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Tralee are investigating a stabbing incident in the town this afternoon. The man in his 60s was stabbed on the street outside Tralee Library at around 2pm. The man is believed to have been stabbed a number of times according to gardai. He was brought to University Hospital […]

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Dublin 27th August 2017
Bewley’s Employees Gear Up for Ireland’s Biggest Coffee Morning for Hospice.
The Bewley’s cycle team, Charlie Scully, Joe Hann Davis, Mark Saunders – Brand Director at Bewley’s and Jason Doyle set off on a 500km cross country cycle to raise much needed funds for Hospices nationwide as part of Ireland’s Biggest Coffee Morning for Hospice Together with Bewley’s which takes place on Thursday 14th September. The cycle kicks off on the 1st September in a bid to rise €7,000 for local hospice care and finishes four days later in Dublin. 
For those interested in hosting a coffee morning to help raise funds for their local hospice, you can register at www.hospicecoffeemorning.com. Alternatively you can text COFFEE to 50300 to donate €4 to your local hospice.

Cyclists To Set Off On Fundraiser From New Palliative Care Unit

August 28, 2017 at 4:59 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS Friday sees six Bewley’s employees set off from Tralee on a 500km cross country cycle to raise much needed funds for Hospices nationwide. It’s all part of Ireland’s Biggest Coffee Morning for Hospice Together with Bewley’s which takes place on Thursday 14th September. The cycle kicks off on the September […]

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Cyclists gather before the start of the Na Gaeil GAA Club Cycle on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

August 28, 2017 at 3:26 pm Comments are Disabled

Na Gaeil Annual Cycle   Na Gaeil Annual Cycle took place on Saturday last and was a great success considering that it clashed with the Kerry v Mayo match in Croke Park. Over 60 cyclists took part, some cycling the 40km route and the more experienced cyclists doing the 80km route. The […]

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Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

August 28, 2017 at 3:14 pm Comments are Disabled

Strand Road: We played Dr Crokes in the semi final of the Molyneaux Cup on Friday night last ( 25th) in Strand Road and ended up on the wrong side of a 4 point deficit, 0-14 to 1-07. This was a game where we enjoyed plenty of possession but found […]

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The contestants in the Austin Stacks Strictly Come Dancing on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

August 28, 2017 at 3:08 pm Comments are Disabled

  STRICTLY COME DANCING: Lights, Camera, Action…Austin Stacks 7th production of Strictly Come Dancing – Dancing through the Decades – was a resounding success, with 1400 patrons attending the Festival Dome on Saturday 26th August. Very popular winners on the night were Norma O’Connor (representing Kirby’s Brogue Inn)  and Kevin Cotter […]

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St Pats

St Pat’s GAA Club News

August 28, 2017 at 3:01 pm Comments are Disabled

LOTTO There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 1, 13, 14 & 19. The five €30 consolation prizes went to Joan Allman c/o Brendan Poff, Catherine Copper c/o Val Burke, Cathal Scanlon Tonevane, Richard Fitzgerald c/o Rock Inn and Ava Kelliher Annagh.Next […]

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Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

August 28, 2017 at 2:57 pm Comments are Disabled

Seniors Ballymac will play NaGaeil in The County league final on Sunday 03rd of September at 1.30pm at Ballymac , while Ballymac have already secured promotion this season this final will be the pinnacle of season and we welcome all support in what is sure to be an exciting game. Lotto […]

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John Mitchels GAA Club News

John Mitchels GAA Club News

August 28, 2017 at 2:52 pm Comments are Disabled

SENIOR MEN CO LEAGUE –  Round 11 Home to Milltown/Castlemaine  1.30 p.m. Sunday September 3rd PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SENIOR TEAM IMPORTANT NOTICE – MOUTHGUARDS: Please notify and advise all team managers both in the Senior and Underage structure of the importance of passing on the below information to their players. […]

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Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

August 28, 2017 at 2:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Under 10s Win Mangan Cup:  Well done to our Tralee Parnells Club under 10s who won the Dr. Bill Mangan Memorial tournament against Rathmore GAA. On Thursday we congratulated our U10 boys who qualified for Dr. Bill Mangan Memorial Hurling Tournament Thursday evening in Killarney. We traveled with enough players […]

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Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

August 28, 2017 at 2:41 pm Comments are Disabled

  Seniors: Best of luck to our seniors on Sunday next -September 3rd in their Division 1 County League encounter with John Mitchel’s. This is a very important game for our Division 1 status so all support will be very much appreciated. John Mitchel’s GAA pitch is the venue with a 1.30 start. […]

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A group of Tralee Tennis Club members at the Hillbillys Cup family day at the club on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Family Day At Tralee Tennis Club’s Hillbilly’s Cup

August 28, 2017 at 1:04 pm Comments are Disabled

THE sun shone down on Tralee Tennis Club on Saturday afternoon as the members enjoyed the annual Hillbilly’s Cup day. There was a real family feel to proceedings at the club on Dan Spring Road  as the competition took place all day and Chris Sun of Hillbillys provided the food […]

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Kerry County Council To Host Major Tourism Conference Next Week

Kerry County Council To Host Major Tourism Conference Next Week

August 28, 2017 at 12:57 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council will host a major national tourism conference in Listowel next week with a focus on growing and enhancing the Wild Atlantic Way. The event at the Listowel Arms Hotel on September 5/6 will hear from a wide range of tourism experts and aims to strengthen the links […]

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Callen, Nisha and Diana Cronin,  Phyllis Maher, Liam Maher and Catriona O'Connor at the unveiling of a memorial at Rath Cemetery to babies who died before, during or after childbirth. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Memorial To Commemorate Babies Unveiled At Rath Cemetery

August 28, 2017 at 12:17 pm Comments are Disabled

A MEMORIAL stone to commemorate babies who have died before, during or after birth was  unveiled and blessed at Rath Cemetery on Saturday morning. The memorial (beside the altar near the Ballinorig entrance) was blessed by Fr Gerard O’Leary, Chaplain at Kerry General Hospital, in a short ceremony attended by […]

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Phil Daly, Muhammad Haroon and Fr Tadhg Fitzgerald at the Kerry Islamic Outreach Society’s annual Islamic Cultural Exhibition on Saturday in the Brandon Hotel. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Learning About Islam At Exhibition In The Brandon

August 28, 2017 at 11:30 am 1 comment

THE Brandon Hotel was a busy place on Saturday as the Kerry Islamic Outreach Society hosted its fifth annual Islamic Cultural Exhibition. Despite the distraction of the Kerry v Mayo game that afternoon, there was still a good turnout for the event which is held so that people could learn about […]

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Clare Cregan, Tralee, Dervilia Sugrue, Tralee and Niamh Sugrue Tralee pictured travelling the Ring of Kerry 'The Wrong Way Round' (clockwise) during the Killarney Cycling Festival at the weekend. Hundreds of cyclists took part in the annual event which also supports the Donal Walsh LiveLife Foundation.
Photo: Don MacMonagle


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PHOTOS: Cyclists Tackle Gruelling Ring Of Kerry The ‘Wrong Way Round’

August 28, 2017 at 10:27 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a good turnout in Killarney on Saturday as  hundreds of cyclists took part in the ‘Wrong Way Round’ cycle. Now in its fourth year there were two routes are on offer in the event which supports the Donal Walsh Livelife Foundation. Cyclists departed from the Gleneagle Hotel in […]

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Michael O'Leary on the run with Eric Leen giving chase. Photo by Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: St Brendan’s Advance After Epic Battle With Abbeydorney

August 28, 2017 at 10:20 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched an enthralling contest yesterday in Austin Stack Park in the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC Round 3 replay… Abbeydorney 2-18 St Brendan’s 1-22 Heartbreak once again for Abbeydorney when the width of the post denied them at the end of extra time. Again Abbeydorney and St Brendan’s could […]

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