Archive for June, 2018

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 TraleeToday.ie, 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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FRONT : Actress, presenter and media personality Aoibhín Garrihy will judge the McElligotts Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday 14th of September. She will be assisted by stylist Marietta Doran. 

Photographed with (from left) John Galvin, Chairman of Listowel Race Company, Patrick McElligott, MD, McElligotts Tralee and David Moran, Brand Ambassador, McElligotss Tralee. 

There is a cash prize money fund of over €6,000 and the overall winner will receive a cheque for €3,000 and a Honda Civic for a year. Pix : MacMonagle

info @macmonagle.com

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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Kerry's Andrew Barry hassles Corks Chris Moynihan. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Kerry Junior Team For Wednesday’s Munster Final In Tralee Named

June 25, 2018 at 9:05 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Junior football team to play Cork in the Munster Final in Tralee on Wednesday night has been announced and features a couple of Tralee players in the starting 15. Andrew Barry of Na Gaeil will be centre back while he’ll be joined by John Mitchels’ Sean Moloney in […]

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Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

June 25, 2018 at 6:09 pm Comments are Disabled

SENIORS Our next fixture will see us travel to Spa Killarney next weekend for round 8 of the senior county league division 1. A place in this years final is still very much in our own hands as we lie in fourth position in the table, 4 points adrift of […]

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Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

June 25, 2018 at 6:05 pm Comments are Disabled

Lotto Results 18/06/2018 Venue: Ballygarry Hotel Jackpot: €5,200 Numbers Drawn: 2, 12, 17, 23 NO WINNER Lucky dip Winners….. 1. Nora Curran c/o D. Lynch 2. Maura Lynch Kielduff 3. John Moore c/o T. Marshall 4. John Maunsell c/o T. Leen 5. Damon McCarthy Rathanny Seller : Diarmuid Lynch Next […]

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John Mitchels GAA Club News

John Mitchels GAA Club News

June 25, 2018 at 6:02 pm Comments are Disabled

Charity Walk/Run: The Palliative Care Unit are having a Charity Walk/Run from the Aquadome, Tralee on Friday August 3rd at 7.00 pm. This is being held in the memory of the late Robert O’Dowd. All queries contact Eoin Kelliher on 087.2992392 or Mary Shanahan 086.0538706. All registrations for event are […]

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St Pats

St Pat’s GAA Club News

June 25, 2018 at 5:59 pm Comments are Disabled

Lotto There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 12, 13, 16 & 25. The five €30 consolation prizes went to Pa Casey c/o Tony Casey, Jenny Higgins Curragraigue, Kathleen Poff c/o Poff Motors, Caroline Clapham c/o Betty’s Bar and Mary Rusk Marian […]

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Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

June 25, 2018 at 5:55 pm Comments are Disabled

NIGHT AT THE DOGS: The Kingdom Greyhound Stadium is the place to be on next Saturday night (30th June) for The Rockie Night at the Dogs. Nominator Tickets at €50 can still be had from the Club which will entitle you to participate in a Nominator Draw for the top […]

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Na Gaeil GAA Club News

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

June 25, 2018 at 5:51 pm Comments are Disabled

Seniors    Na Gaeil play Kilcummin at home in Round 8 of the Senior County League on Sunday next July 1st at 2pm. Well done     Congrats to Jack Barry on winning his 2nd Munster Championship medal with Kerry after defeating Cork in the Munster Final in Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Saturday […]

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U16 team that represented Kerry at the Munster Blitz in Mallow recently

Abbeydorney GAA Club News

June 25, 2018 at 5:48 pm Comments are Disabled

INTER-COUNTY : Jack Sheehan and Jack Parker were part of the Kerry U17 squad that was defeated by East Cork in the Corn Michael Hogan Cup quarter-final played on Monday, 18th June. Time and venue to be confirmed. Final Score : East Cork 4-23 Kerry 3-08. CÚL CAMPS : Hurling […]

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Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

June 25, 2018 at 5:43 pm Comments are Disabled

Cúl Camps 2018: Cúl Camps launch night 25th June in Caherslee GAA from 7pm – 8:30pm.  Good luck to the Parnells players who will be there on the night. Minors vs Kilmoyley: Good luck to Parnells minors who face Kilmoyley in round 1 of the 1B Minor County League. This […]

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Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

June 25, 2018 at 5:40 pm Comments are Disabled

Public Meeting: Milltown Castlemaine GAA Field Development Information: A public meeting will take place on Monday July 2nd in Nagle Rice Community Centre (8.30 to 9.30).  The GAA Club is central to our community here in Milltown and Castlemaine and we are looking forward to seeing as many people from our community at this […]

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Eamonn Sayers of Prosper Kerry.

Prosper Kerry To Hold Special Event During Ring Of Kerry Charity Cycle Weekend

June 25, 2018 at 5:34 pm Comments are Disabled

PROSPER Kerry, a networking series for Kerry business diaspora, and the Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle has announced a special event of networking amongst Kerry based entrepreneurs and those attending the Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle weekend. The event, which takes place in the Killarney Plaza Hotel on Friday, July […]

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Married Couple From Kerry Collects Almost €150,000 In Lotto Win

Married Couple From Kerry Collects Almost €150,000 In Lotto Win

June 25, 2018 at 5:20 pm Comments are Disabled

A MARRIED couple from Kerry were celebrating a huge boost to their retirement coffers after they collected a massive Lotto Match 5 + Bonus prize of €149,347 in Dublin on Monday afternoon. The overjoyed pair plan to use their Lotto windfall to enjoy their retirement by travelling the world in style […]

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Cathaoirleach of South/West Municipal District, Norma Moriarty, Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Norma Foley and Cathaoirleach of Listowel Municipal District Aoife Thornton at Council Chambers on Monday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Cllr Norma Foley Becomes Kerry’s ‘First Citizen’

June 25, 2018 at 4:53 pm Comments are Disabled

IT was an emotional day for Cllr Norma Foley as she took up the position of Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council this afternoon. The Tralee woman, who was first elected to Tralee Town Council in 1994, has become Kerry’s ‘First Citizen’ for the first time, having already held the Mayor […]

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Gardaí Seek Information On Attempted Break-in, Counterfeit Notes And Lost Property

Gardaí Seek Information On Attempted Break-in, Counterfeit Notes And Lost Property

June 25, 2018 at 3:34 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are seeking the public’s help in relation to a break-in, counterfeit notes and property recovered at the station in Tralee. On Thursday, June 21, at the Applegreen Service Station at Monavalley, between 10pm and 11.30pm, a male tried, unsuccessfully, to break into the shop. Gardaí are asking if anyone saw […]

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Cllr Graham Spring Is The New Mayor Of Tralee

Cllr Graham Spring Is The New Mayor Of Tralee

June 25, 2018 at 11:48 am Comments are Disabled

THE new Mayor of Tralee Municipal was elected this morning at Kerry County Council chambers. Labour’s Cllr Graham Spring was the only candidate put forward at the meeting and takes over from Cllr Norma Foley, who received plaudits from her fellow councillors and management for her great service to the […]

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What Twitter Had To Say About Kerry V Cork

What Twitter Had To Say About Kerry V Cork

June 24, 2018 at 1:11 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerry enjoyed a facile victory over Cork yesterday in the Páirc Ui Chaoimh sunshine and with a 3-18 to 2-4 scoreline, people on Twitter had plenty to say about it… Delighted with how good Kerry looked again tonight. But looking at what’s happening at all three age levels, things look […]

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Children pictured perfoming their songs during the 'Singathon' in Tralee during Cruinniu na Nog at the weekend.
Photo: Don MacMonagle

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PHOTOS: Great Fun At Cruinniú Na nÓg Around The County

June 24, 2018 at 12:36 pm Comments are Disabled

Cruinniú na nÓg took place all over Ireland on Saturday and there was a host of events in Kerry. Billed as the national day of creativity for children and young people, the programme of free events in Tralee drew young people to a number of venues. Tralee Library hosted a […]

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PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

June 24, 2018 at 12:36 pm Comments are Disabled

Every week we compile the best of photos posted on Twitter and Instagram about and around Tralee. Here’s what you’ve been snapping this week…  If you’d like a photo to feature, just tag #Tralee in it and we’ll see it… The weather is great for pics like this… Great day […]

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CH To Host Benefit Beauty Expert Katie Tiernan For Masterclass

CH To Host Benefit Beauty Expert Katie Tiernan For Masterclass

June 24, 2018 at 12:35 pm Comments are Disabled

CH Chemists are renowned for their in-house masterclasses and next month will see another expert visit the store. Benefit Cosmetics’ ‘The Brow Tour Masterclass’ with Katie Tiernan is taking place in store on Thursday, July 12, beginning at 6pm. The Masterclass will include a full make-up demo focusing on brows […]

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Roger Harty: We Are In Control

Roger Harty: We Are In Control

June 24, 2018 at 12:34 pm 2 comments

WE cannot control what happens in our world but we can always control how we react to what happens in our world. Let me repeat that please – we always have the ability to control how we react. The problem is… • We have this ability but we do not […]

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Michelle Kissane and Jennifer Kissane at the Connect Kerry Cocktails and Canapes night at The Meadowlands Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Style At The Connect Kerry ‘Cocktails And Canapés’ Night

June 23, 2018 at 11:41 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great turnout for the Connect Kerry ‘Cocktails And Canapes’ night out on Friday night in The Meadowlands Hotel. Ladies arrived to be greeted by some bubbly and cocktails before canapés and wine later, while hearing some great advice on beauty, fashion, skincare, health and nutrition from a […]

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Latest Crime Figures Show Rise In Number Of Assaults In Kerry

Latest Crime Figures Show Rise In Number Of Assaults In Kerry

June 23, 2018 at 11:41 am 1 comment

THE latest figures from the Kerry Garda Division has shown a 26% rise in assaults from January to May this year compared to the same period in 2017. The crime stats for January to May of this year were revealed at a Joint Policing Committee meeting in Kerry County Council […]

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Stacks Faithful Are Going To The Dogs Next Weekend

Stacks Faithful Are Going To The Dogs Next Weekend

June 23, 2018 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S been a hugely popular night in the past and it’s set to draw another big crowd of Rockies next Saturday night. The Austin Stacks night at the dogs at Kingdom Greyhound Stadium will feature great racing, family fun and fantastic prizes on June 30. The club says that the […]

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Know Your Rights: Home Renovation Incentive Scheme

June 23, 2018 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

Know Your Rights has been compiled by Kerry Citizens Information Service which provides a free and confidential service to the public… Question: My partner and I own our home and want to extend it this year. Would we qualify for a tax credit for the work, and if so, how do […]

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