Archive for March 21st, 2018

Tralee Delegation Meets With CEO Of Courts Services

Tralee Delegation Meets With CEO Of Courts Services

March 21, 2018 at 5:53 pm Comments are Disabled

A DELEGATION from Tralee met with Brendan Ryan, Courts Services CEO, in Dublin today in an effort to keep court services in Tralee town centre. Sinn Féin Councillor and local solicitor Pa Daly attended the meeting along with Aidan Kelly from the Tralee Chamber Alliance and Kerry TDs Martin Ferris […]

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Students from Kerry College of Further Education, Eugenia Rodina, Bernie Kinch and Clodagh Byrne, at work on the mural at Milk Market Lane. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Milk Market Lane Gets A Makeover As Students Paint Mural

March 21, 2018 at 5:37 pm 1 comment

THERE is something special happening in the town centre these days as students from Kerry College of Further Education paint a mural in historical laneway. Milk Market Lane has been transformed over the past couple of weeks as Tidy Tralee Together received funding from Tralee Municipal District councillors to give […]

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Tactile Ballot paper template (2)

NCBI Encourages People With Sight Loss To Try New Tactile Ballot Template

March 21, 2018 at 3:41 pm Comments are Disabled

  KERRY people who are blind or vision impaired will be able to use the brand new tactile ballot template in the upcoming referendum this year, meaning they can now cast their votes in secret for the first time. Up to now, people with sight loss had to rely on […]

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Launching the Easter Sunday Mass at Annagh Burial Ground were, in front, Fr Francis Nolan and Eileen Doyle. At back; Mary Scanlon, Anne Walsh, Breda Browne, Joan Trant, Donny Wynne and Brendan O'Brien of the Curraheen Liturgy Group. Photo by Dermot Crean

Easter Dawn Mass To Be Celebrated At Annagh Burial Ground

March 21, 2018 at 2:18 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER a great turnout on Easter Sunday morning last year, a dawn mass will once again be held in Annagh Burial Ground at 6am on April 1. Organised by the Curraheen Liturgy Group, it is the second time a dawn mass will ever have been held in the area. There […]

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Ladies To Hold Fundraiser For Defibrillators After Woman’s Life Saved In Town Centre

Ladies To Hold Fundraiser For Defibrillators After Woman’s Life Saved In Town Centre

March 21, 2018 at 11:32 am Comments are Disabled

A FUNDRAISER will be held this Friday to help towards buying two defibrillators after a woman almost died in the town centre earlier this year. Therese O’Brien was in Tralee in early January when she suddenly felt unwell just outside Lloyd’s Pharmacy in Ashe Street. The 48 year old married […]

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Fire Service Raises Thousands For Two Great Causes

Fire Service Raises Thousands For Two Great Causes

March 21, 2018 at 10:26 am Comments are Disabled

MEMBERS of the Fire Service in Tralee raised thousands for two organisations just before Christmas. Pieta House Tralee and ADAPT Kerry both received cheques of €3,069 each after the members collected money from the public on the two Sundays before Christmas. “We pick two charities every year and this time […]

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Noel and Sheila Hartnett.

Noel And Sheila Want To Get You Dancing For Recovery Haven

March 21, 2018 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

WELL-known local musician Noel Hartnett and his wife Sheila are inviting music and dancing fans to come along to The Earl of Desmond Hotel next Tuesday, March 27, for a night of music and dance in aid of the Recovery Haven Cancer Support House. Noel and Sheila have enlisted the […]

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An Easter Food And Craft Fair At Manor West

An Easter Food And Craft Fair At Manor West

March 21, 2018 at 10:24 am Comments are Disabled

EASTER is just around the corner and Manor West Shopping Centre and Retail Park is celebrating with some of Kerry’s finest food producers and craftspeople at its Spring Food and Craft Fair on Saturday, March 31 from 11am to 5pm. The fair tells the story of Kerry’s vibrant food and craft […]

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Powerful Dance Performance Comes To Siamsa Tíre

Powerful Dance Performance Comes To Siamsa Tíre

March 21, 2018 at 10:24 am 2 comments

  CATHERINE Young’s new dance piece ‘State of Exception’ comes to Siamsa Tíre, Tralee on this Sunday at 8pm. Catherine has been working in Kerry for many years with dance professionals, community groups, schools and most recently with refugees and asylum seekers. Her dance piece ‘Welcoming the Stranger’ in 2016 […]

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