Archive for October 1st, 2017

Lorraine Walsh, Karen Joy, Majella O'Sullivan, Lisa Priestly and Aisling O'Dwyer who took part in the Bon Secours Lip Sync For Sudan at the Brandon Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More From The Bon Secours ‘Sync It For Sudan’ (Part 2)

October 1, 2017 at 1:55 pm 1 comment

THE staff of the Bon Secours can take a bow after last night’s fun at the ‘Sync  It For Sudan’ event in the Brandon Hotel. As we told you earlier (click here for previous coverage),‘The Girl Behind The Fringe’ Karen Joy and Aisling O’Dwyer  won the judges vote in the […]

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'The Scrubbers' who took part in the Bon Secours Lip Sync For Sudan at the Brandon Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds In Sync With Fun From Bons Staff At The Brandon (Part 1)

October 1, 2017 at 12:16 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was some craic last night in the Brandon as almost 800 people packed the conference centre for the Bon Secours Hospital’s ‘Sync It For Sudan’ fundraiser. Dolly Parton, Rhianna, Jeward, Michael Jackson, Bucks Fizz and more were imitated on the stage to the laughter and cheering of those present. […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Na Gaeil Heartache As They Fall To Firies Firepower

REPORT/PHOTOS: Na Gaeil Heartache As They Fall To Firies Firepower

October 1, 2017 at 11:53 am Comments are Disabled

Firies 3-12 Na Gaeil 0-18 THE agony and the ecstasy. Na Gaeil failed to reach the final of the Junior Premier Championship because they didn’t get goals. It’s a simple way of looking at it, but Firies ability to breach their defence for three-pointers was essentially the difference. That’s not […]

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PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

October 1, 2017 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

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)… Lovely pic by James just out the road in Camp… […]

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Search For Seisiún Kings Of Kerry Comes To The Brogue Next Month

Search For Seisiún Kings Of Kerry Comes To The Brogue Next Month

October 1, 2017 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

FANCY a seisiún? Well if you like participating in one, or just watching, then Kirbys Brogue Inn is the place to be on October 20. Radio Kerry’s Brendan Fuller is going on the road in search of Kerry’s best séisiún performers who will be awarded the title of the Radio […]

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The Abbeydorney/Parnells squad.

Crotta And Abbeydorney/Parnells To Meet In Minor Hurling Final

October 1, 2017 at 10:24 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched two Kerry Minor Hurling Championship semi-finals in Austin Stack Park yesterday afternoon… Causeway 1-12 Abbeydorney/Parnells 2-12 One must credit Causeway Hurling Club who went on their own in the competition to give their young hurlers a chance to play in the Kerry Minor Hurling Championship, even though they […]

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NO REPRO FEE 21/09/2017 Sightsavers Junior Painter Awards 2018. Laureate na nÓg and children’s book illustrator PJ Lynch pictured with Pippa Smullen (age 4, Naas, Kildare), Sally White (age 10, Rathfarnham, Dublin) and Finn McLoughlin, (age 11, Castleknock, Dublin) at the launch of Sightsavers Junior Painter Awards 2018. The competition is open to primary school students of all ages and this year’s theme, ‘Put Us In The Picture’, is expected to inspire thousands of thoughtful and imaginative entries. Photograph: Sasko Lazarov / Photocall Ireland

Artistic Youngsters Wanted To Enter Junior Painter Awards

October 1, 2017 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

THE Sightsavers Junior Painter Awards 2018 has just been launched and the organisers are looking for artistic young people from Kerry to take part. Last year schools from Kerry submitted hundreds of paintings with Mia Hunt from SN Naomh Eirc placing in the top 15 finalists for her painting ‘Open […]

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Roger Harty: How Do You Get To Carnegie Hall?

Roger Harty: How Do You Get To Carnegie Hall?

October 1, 2017 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

HOW do you get to Carnegie Hall? This is an aphorism of relatively recent origin and it comes with its own set answer – Practice, Practice, Practice. Practice is really a wonderful thing, because when you look at it, it really is all about giving ourselves another chance. Another chance […]

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