Archive for September 20th, 2017

A crowd watching chef Odran Lucey giving a cookery demo in the Square as part of the Tralee Food Festival on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Square Space For Transition Kerry During Tralee Food Festival

September 20, 2017 at 3:13 pm Comments are Disabled

  TRANSITION Kerry will be hosting a ‘Sustainable Space’ at Tralee Food Festival on this Saturday in the Square. This is to celebrate and showcase the work that is being done by local community groups and small local sustainable businesses. Tralee Allotments Project will show how the Community Apple Press works. […]

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Extreme Endurance Athlete To Give Talk In Tralee Hotel

Extreme Endurance Athlete To Give Talk In Tralee Hotel

September 20, 2017 at 3:00 pm Comments are Disabled

EXTREME endurance athlete Gavan Hennigan will be delivering a talk, organised by Jigsaw Kerry, entitled “Developing Mental Resilience” in the Rose Hotel in Tralee on Sunday, October 8.   Gavan Hennigan is an Irish Extreme Endurance Athlete who hails from Galway. He has worked worldwide as a deep-sea saturation diver […]

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Taking off in the Ardfert Harvest Cycle on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kids Fun Cycle In Aid Of Ardfert School Rescheduled For This Sunday

September 20, 2017 at 12:08 pm Comments are Disabled

WHILE adults took off on the annual Ardfert Harvest Cycle in aid of the local school two weeks ago, the planned kids cycle for September 10 had to be postponed. Well now the Kids’ Fun Cycle has been rescheduled for this Sunday, September 24. Registration from 10am to 10.45am and […]

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WATCH: When Jimmy Magee Met A Na Gaeil Man In Rio

WATCH: When Jimmy Magee Met A Na Gaeil Man In Rio

September 20, 2017 at 11:48 am Comments are Disabled

  THE country was saddened this morning at the news of the passing of the legendary Jimmy Magee. The RTE broadcaster passed away at the age of 82 and will be fondly remembered by all sports fans who grew up hearing his voice. One man who’ll feel saddened is Michael […]

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Yellow Status Weather Warning In Place But It’ll Clear Later

September 20, 2017 at 11:20 am Comments are Disabled

YOU may have noticed that it’s pretty rotten outside today, but it should clear later this evening. The rain is coming down at the moment and Met Eireann has issued a Yellow Status Weather Advisory for Munster, Leinster, Cavan and Monaghan. There’ll be heavy rain today, continuing in the east for […]

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Tralee Boxer Within One Win Of Medal At European Championships

Tralee Boxer Within One Win Of Medal At European Championships

September 20, 2017 at 10:29 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Boxing Club’s Patrick McCarthy is within one win of at least a bronze medal at the European Junior Championships. The local  boxer advanced to the quarter-finals of the 32-nation tournament held in Bulgaria this week with a 5-0 win over Owen Paton from Scotland in the 48kg category. The […]

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Number Of People Signing On In Tralee Down 15% In A Year

Number Of People Signing On In Tralee Down 15% In A Year

September 20, 2017 at 9:44 am Comments are Disabled

THE number of people signing on in Tralee’s Social Welfare office fell in August, according to the latest figures from the Central Statistics Office. There were 4,205 signing on last month, down 81 from July’s figure. Countywide, 8,711 signed on at Kerry’s seven social welfare offices in August, down 284 […]

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