Archive for February 24th, 2018

Aoife O'Reilly of SouthKerry Skillsnet, Adrienne Dowd of Adrienne Dowd book keeping services, Kara McDonagh and Noranne Keane of Sean Taaffe group at the 'Pitch Masterclass — Pitch, Present, Propose' event organised by Kerry Businesswomen's Network in association with Kerry Local Enterprise Office at The Rose Hotel on Friday. Photo by Tara Donoghue Photography

PHOTOS: Great Turnout For KBN’s ‘Pitch Masterclass’ Event At Rose Hotel

February 24, 2018 at 10:41 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a very good turnout at the latest event hosted by the Kerry Businesswomen’s Network on Friday at The Rose Hotel. ‘Pitch Masterclass — Pitch, Present, Propose’ saw KBN in association with Kerry Local Enterprise Office host the event which was open to male and females and suitable for managers, team […]

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The opening dance at the University Hospital Kerry 'Sickly Come Dancing' night in Ballygarry House Hotel on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Fantastic Fun At UHK’s ‘Sickly Come Dancing’ (Part 1)

February 24, 2018 at 10:40 am 1 comment

YOU wouldn’t want to get sick last night, because it seemed like the entire medical community from University Hospital Kerry was in Ballygarry House Hotel! The occasion was the ‘Sickly Come Dancing’ Contest, organised by the hospital’s social club, where 12 couples took to the floor to raise funds for the […]

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Volunteers who got together at the railway tracks near Blennerville to try to clean up the rubbish which washed up after recent high tides and flooding. Photo by Dermot Crean

Volunteers Collect A Phenomenal Amount Of Rubbish At Old Railway Line

February 24, 2018 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

IN just two hours on Friday afternoon, volunteers cleaning up the disused railway line between Blennerville and Tralee collected 115 bags of rubbish. On Monday, local woman Catherine Dolan came across the rubbish, which had washed up after recent storm flooding and high tides. She put an appeal out on […]

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Oisin Spillane of Mercy Mounthawk (pictured here competing at North Munster Cross Country at, Pallaskenry last month) was 4th yesterday.

PHOTOS: Tralee School Athletes Among Medals At Munster Championships

February 24, 2018 at 10:33 am Comments are Disabled

Report: Adrienne McLoughlin QUALIFIERS from North and South Munster  Post-Primary Schools competitions competed in the Munster Schools Cross-Country Championships which were held at Waterford I.T. on Friday. The course was dry underfoot and hilly, making for fast racing.  Well done to all who competed and congratulations to our Kerry athletes […]

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The CBS team who won the CBS Primary Hoops Tournament on Friday.

PHOTOS: Hosts Win CBS Primary Schools Hoops Basketball Tournament

February 24, 2018 at 10:33 am Comments are Disabled

THE CBS Primary Hoops Tournament was held at the John Mitchels Sports Complex in Ballyseedy and it was another hotly contested event. Twelve teams from the North Kerry area took part in the tournament which is now in its fourth year. The tournament aims at giving Primary school boys in the Tralee area a chance to […]

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Mikey Boyle in Kerry v Meath Christy Ring Cup match in Austin Stack Park on Saturday. Photo by Gavin O'Connor

PREVIEW: Kerry May Have To Win Big Against Meath On Sunday

February 24, 2018 at 10:30 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran says Kerry will probably need to win by a good margin against Meath if they want to keep their Division 2A title hopes alive… THE big news from the Kerry hurling camp is the omission of Shane Nolan from the starting fifteen for the crunch game against Meath […]

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Kerry Camogie Side To Face Clare On Sunday Named

Kerry Camogie Side To Face Clare On Sunday Named

February 24, 2018 at 10:28 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Senior Camogie Team to face Clare at Meelick at 2pm on Sunday in Division 3 of the Littlewooods Ireland National Camogie League has been named and it’s an all Clammaurice line-up. 1 Alanna Maunsell Clanmaurice 2 Aine O’Connor Clanmaurice 3 Niamh Leen Clanmaurice 4 Michelle Costello Clanmaurice 5 […]

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Saoirse Ronan and Laurie Metcalf in 'Lady Bird'.

McCann At The Movies: ‘Lady Bird’ Is A Charming Coming Of Age Tale

February 24, 2018 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

Our movie guy, John McCann, says ‘Lady Bird’ sees Saoirse Ronan in award-winning form in a movie that will resonate with audiences… Nominated for five Academy Awards and the winner of two Golden Globes Ladybird is the semi autobiographical tale of writer/director Greta Gerwig’s adolescence upbringing in Sacremento, California. Christine “Lady Bird” […]

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