Archive for October 5th, 2017

Kerry Branch Of The Samaritans Looks For Volunteers

Kerry Branch Of The Samaritans Looks For Volunteers

October 5, 2017 at 3:59 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry branch of the Samaritans are urgently looking to recruit new volunteers and are holding an information night in Tralee next Monday. Kerry Samaritans had 35, 909  contacts in 2016. These contacts included telephone calls, emails and people who called to the branch.  Since the introduction of the free […]

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Comedian Jimmy Carr Is Coming Back To Kerry

Comedian Jimmy Carr Is Coming Back To Kerry

October 5, 2017 at 3:34 pm Comments are Disabled

FANS of Jimmy Carr around these parts will be happy with this The prolific joke-teller brings his brand new show ‘The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour’ to the INEC Killarney on July 1, 2018.  Tickets go on sale this Friday, October 6 at 9.00am. With an astonishingly vast repertoire […]

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Prices At The Pumps Rise In Tralee Over Past Two Months

October 5, 2017 at 1:25 pm Comments are Disabled

THE price of petrol and diesel at the filling station pumps around Tralee has rise by around four cents per litre in the past two months. In our regular check on the prices of fuel, it shows that most garages around the €1.30 per litre mark compared with the cheapest price […]

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Tralee Man Secures Deal To Distribute His Short Films In US

Tralee Man Secures Deal To Distribute His Short Films In US

October 5, 2017 at 11:37 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE filmmaker has secured a deal for two of his short films to be distributed in the US. Bertie Brosnan’s short films: Sineater & Jacob Wrestling With The Angel have been picked up by internationally-owned shorts network Shorts TV in a non-exclusive deal via the US distribution outfit Bidslate. […]

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Sarah Cleary as 'Maria' and Sean McElligott as 'Tony' at the opening night of the Light Opera Society of Tralee's production of West Side Story at Siamsa Tíre on Wednesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Successful Opening Night Of ‘West Side Story’ At Siamsa Tíre

October 5, 2017 at 10:21 am Comments are Disabled

AUDIENCES packed Siamsa Tíre on Wednesday night for the opening of the Light Opera Society of Tralee’s production of  ‘West Side Story’. It’s one of the best-loved musicals ever made and audiences loved the performances by the young cast who have been rehearsing for months. It’s directed by Grainne O’Carroll, […]

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Man Utd fanatic Seamus 'Mogs' O'Mahony looking very pleased with the Premier League Trophy and Cadbury Ladies Ella Scanlon and Katie Walsh at Garvey's Supervalu in Tralee on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Soccer Fans See The Premier League Trophy In Garvey’s

October 5, 2017 at 10:21 am Comments are Disabled

THE queue was out the back door of Garvey’s Supervalu on Wednesday, as soccer fans got a chance to get their photo taken with the English Premier League trophy. Cadbury’s, who are the official snack partner of the Premier League, brought it to the Rock Street store as part of […]

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Presentation Students To Compete In National Science Olympiad

Presentation Students To Compete In National Science Olympiad

October 5, 2017 at 10:20 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was great pride in Presentation Secondary Tralee when news was received that three students from the school who sat their Junior Certificate examinations in June 2017 have been nominated to participate in the National Science Olympiad based on their excellent results in Science and Mathematics. Aisling Harty, Charlotte O’Halloran […]

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Jigsaw Kerry To Bring Endurance Athlete To Tralee For Talk On Mental Health

Jigsaw Kerry To Bring Endurance Athlete To Tralee For Talk On Mental Health

October 5, 2017 at 10:10 am 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 this 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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