Archive for June 26th, 2018

Donnchadh Walsh with the Friends For Life team at Scoil Naomh Erc.

PHOTOS: A Memorable Day For Scoil Naomh Erc Pupils

June 26, 2018 at 4:32 pm Comments are Disabled

THE boys and girls of Scoil Naomh Erc, Glenderry, Ballyheigue, enjoyed a great day on Tuesday, June 19, as they raised their Fifth Green Flag and received their certificates for taking part in the Friends for Life programme. The Friends for Life programme which was delivered to all children from […]

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Stephen Byrne from Tralee returning home after the games.

Stephen Does His Country And Tralee Proud At Euro Transplant And Dialysis Games

June 26, 2018 at 4:07 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE man has returned from European Transplant & Dialysis Championships in Cagliari, Sardinia after narrowly missing out on the medals. Stephen Byrne from Tralee put in great performances in his events at his second European Games just missing out on Bronze in two of them. In the 5km Mini Marathon […]

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Cllr Toireasa Ferris.

Cllr Ferris Condemns Assault On Girl In Tralee Uploaded To Social Media

June 26, 2018 at 3:33 pm 2 comments

A TRALEE Municipal District councillor expressed her condemnation after a video of an assault on a girl in a Tralee alleyway was uploaded to social media in the past day. The video, seen by, features a 14 year old being hit about the head repeatedly and pulled around by […]

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UHK Spent Over €6m On Agency And Locum Staff Last Year

UHK Spent Over €6m On Agency And Locum Staff Last Year

June 26, 2018 at 1:47 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Sinn TD Martin Ferris, has said the government and the HSE are presiding over serious financial waste due to over €6 million being spent on agency staff at University Hospital Kerry last year. The figures were released after a question by Sinn Fein’s Louise O’Reilly asked how much has […]

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Francis Quill with his family Ronan, Declan, Caroline, Carmel, Louise, Brendan and Fergal at his retirement party at The Meadowlands Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Francis Quill Retires After 45 Years In Teaching

June 26, 2018 at 10:41 am Comments are Disabled

AFTER 41 years in Holy Family school, Francis Quill is taking a well-earned rest. The Deputy Principal from Ashgrove is retiring this week and staff from the school joined his family for a celebration at The Meadowlands Hotel on Friday night. Francis started off his teaching career in Dolphin’s Barn […]

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Mary Stapleton Foley, Joann Murphy, Tina Griffin, Elaine Kelliher, Carol Kennelly and Caroline McEnery photographed at “An Enchanted Forest” Irish design showcase with a focus on sustainable fashion, which was held on Midsummer’s night , Thursday 21st of June, in the spectacular setting of Sheen Falls Lodge, Kenmare, County Kerry. Photo Credit: Barry Murphy

PHOTOS: Style From ‘An Enchanted Forest’ Fashion Event

June 26, 2018 at 10:40 am Comments are Disabled

RISING international fashion designer, Colin Horgan, made a much anticipated return to his native Kerry as the Special Guest Designer at Irish design showcase “An Enchanted Forest” on Midsummer’s night, Thursday,  June 21. Currently based in London, Horgan has dressed Lady GaGa, Rita Ora, Little Mix and Dua Lipa and […]

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Listowel Ladies Day Winner To Get A Car For A Year Plus €3,000

Listowel Ladies Day Winner To Get A Car For A Year Plus €3,000

June 26, 2018 at 10:38 am Comments are Disabled

THE overall winner of the McElligotts Honda Ladies Day on Friday, September 14 at the Listowel Harvest Racing Festival will win an all new and super stylish Honda Civic for a year plus a cheque for €3,000. Details of the amazing first prize were announced by John Galvin, Chairman, Listowel […]

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Launching 'Summer Tunes On The Mall' which takes place this Saturday were Renee Fitzgibbon, Aisling Foley of The Rose Hotel, General Manager of The Rose Hotel Mark Sullivan, Gideon Reed, Sheridan Reed, Seamus Harty, Briana Reed, Claire Reed and Lloyd Fitzgibbon. Photo by Dermot Crean

Summer Tunes On The Mall This Saturday

June 26, 2018 at 9:58 am 1 comment

AH, the glorious sunshine is putting everyone in a good mood this week. The beaches are packed, the ice-cream man can probably afford a holiday home on the Cote d’Azur at this stage and Factor 500-smeared children are having a ball. Summer’s here and to celebrate The Rose Hotel is […]

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