Archive for October 12th, 2017

Tralee Woman’s Book Shortlisted For Award In UK

Tralee Woman’s Book Shortlisted For Award In UK

October 12, 2017 at 5:29 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE woman’s book has been shortlisted for the Warwick Prize for Women in Translation. ‘The Coast Road’ by Ailbhe Ní Ghearbhuigh, who is originally from Derrylea in Oakpark, is shortlisted with five other entries for this new prize from the University of Warwick in Coventry, which aims to address […]

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Cameraman Klaus Kappa with June Carey, Rose of Tralee Jennifer Byrne and Colm Flynn of RTE Today in the Town Park on Thursday afternoon. Photo by Dermot Crean

More Good Publicity On The Way For Tralee With Popular RTE Show

October 12, 2017 at 3:50 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S all Kerry these days on the RTE ‘Today’ show. The afternoon programme hosted by Dáithí Ó Sé and Maura Derrane sees Tralee native Mary O’Donnell in a regular beauty spot, Ballyfinnane-based fashionista Orla Diffily dispensing style advice, but we’ll see more of the town on the show soon. Their […]

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James Pembroke and Brian Hurley who made 'Living With Lyme Disease'.

Kerry Filmmakers Lyme Disease Documentary To Be Shown On RTE

October 12, 2017 at 11:38 am 1 comment

THE powerful and highly emotive documentary ‘Living with Lyme Disease’ presented by Tralee native Brian Hurley and co-produced by James and David Pembroke will be broadcast on RTE ONE Television on October 18 at 10.35pm. The programme, initially aired on Irish TV, examines how a tiny tick bite can dramatically […]

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Take That’s Gary Barlow To Play Gig At INEC

Take That’s Gary Barlow To Play Gig At INEC

October 12, 2017 at 11:18 am Comments are Disabled

ANY Take That fans out there? Well Gary Barlow has announced that he will embark on a solo tour of the UK and Ireland next year taking in a gig at the INEC, Killarney. It’s sure to please the thousands of Kerry fans of the singer who is responsible for […]

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Scoil Eoin fifth class pupils Rachel O'Mahony, Daniel Kirby, Lucy O'Connor and Ben Murphy who made a model, using lego, of how the town could be improved for people exiting from the train station. Also included is teacher Susan Sugrue and Mayor of Tralee Norma Foley at the Community and Business Expo on Enterprise in Tralee at The Rose Hotel on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Tralee Comes Together To Impress Enterprising Town Judges

October 12, 2017 at 9:41 am Comments are Disabled

THE Tralee community pulled out all the stops yesterday, as they welcomed the  Bank of Ireland National Enterprising Town Competition judges to town. The national competition — with a total prize fund of €110,000  — has 78 entries from 31 local/city authority areas vying to be crowned Bank of Ireland’s National Enterprising […]

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Transition Kerry

Transition Kerry Talk On Climate Change

October 12, 2017 at 9:37 am Comments are Disabled

A TALK On ‘Community Solutions For Climate Change’ will take place on Saturday November 11 in Manor West Hotel from 9.30 – 4pm. The event will focus on what kind of future do we want to create for Kerry and how do we create community solutions to the challenges of climate […]

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