Archive for July, 2018

The green area by the Lock Gates.

Residents Concerned Over Drug Dealing At Lock Gates Area

July 19, 2018 at 6:39 pm 2 comments

CONCERNED residents in the Lohercannan/Whitehall area of Tralee met with public representatives this afternoon about drug dealing in one of the most beautiful parts of the town. Deputy Michael Healy Rae and Cllr Sam Locke met with a number of residents who told them there has been heightened activity over […]

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Fiona McSweeney from Killarney  winner of the style stakes at the Dawn Milk Ladies Day in Killarney on Thursday 19th of July, 2018. The Best Dressed Lady won a trip for two to the capital of style Paris and a specially commissioned vase and Michael Dorgan from Cork won the Dawn Milk Best Gent Competition.
 Best Dressed Gent won a Trip to Milan for two and a specially commissioned crystal decanter.
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Fiona Deemed The Most Stylish At Ladies Day In Killarney

July 19, 2018 at 5:23 pm Comments are Disabled

THE weather gods smiled on Killarney this afternoon as the picturesque course hosted another Dawn Milk Ladies Day. Women from all over the country dressed to impress on a day when more people were watching the style off the course than the racing. Celebrity couple Una Healy and Ben Foden […]

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Andrew Ong outside his Tamarind Restaurant on Matt Talbot Road.

SPONSORED: A Taste Of Asia At Tamarind Restaurant In Tralee

July 19, 2018 at 4:25 pm Comments are Disabled

IF you like your Asian food, then chances are you’ve already sampled the best that Tralee has to offer in Tamarind Restaurant. The business on Matt Talbot Road has been dishing up tantalising Malaysian, Thai and  Chinese specialities for 13 years since Andrew Ong and his family came to town. […]

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Lotto Ticket Bought In Kerry Nets Nearly €48,000

Lotto Ticket Bought In Kerry Nets Nearly €48,000

July 19, 2018 at 4:17 pm Comments are Disabled

SOMEONE who bought their Lotto ticket in Kerry for last night’s draw is €47,928 today. The lucky player with had a Lotto Match 5 plus Bonus winner and won the cash after buying their ticket at Supervalu in in Railway Road, Kenmare. The winning Lotto draw numbers were: 2, 8, 25, 33, 39, […]

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Chamber Proposes New Signage, Branding And Merchandising Ideas

Chamber Proposes New Signage, Branding And Merchandising Ideas

July 18, 2018 at 3:53 pm 1 comment

TRALEE Chamber Alliance is looking at new ways to promote the town with a number of ideas in merchandising, branding and road signage. Paul Ruane, who led the marketing team in designing the new Tralee brand, outlined these ideas at the launch at Siamsa Tíre yesterday. Shops will be supplied […]

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Robert Powell who competes in the World Powerlifting Championships this autumn.

Table Quiz To Help Fund Robert’s Trip To World Powerlifting Championships

July 18, 2018 at 2:37 pm Comments are Disabled

A MAN who runs a local gym in town is heading off with the Irish team to the World Powerlifting Championships this autumn. Robert Powell is a native of County Laois who came to study Health and Leisure in the IT Tralee five years ago. He has now made Tralee […]

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Agency To Host Modelling Workshop This Saturday

Agency To Host Modelling Workshop This Saturday

July 18, 2018 at 2:06 pm Comments are Disabled

IF there’s anyone out there interested in becoming a fashion model then this is for you. Top Kerry-based model agency, Upfront Model Management, will host an afternoon Modelling Workshop this Saturday, July 21, from 2pm to 6pm in the Loft, HQ2, Tralee. Open to men and women of all ages, […]

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Churchill GAA Club News

Churchill GAA Club News

July 18, 2018 at 1:09 pm Comments are Disabled

Senior: Churchill cruised to the Division 5 League Final with a 26 point win over Ballyduff in Na Gaeil, and with it booked their place in Division 4 for next season. Churchill had the dream start with 2 goals inside the first 4 minutes from JJ Prior and Mikey Brennan. […]

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Austin Stacks GAA Club Juvenile News

Austin Stacks GAA Club Juvenile News

July 18, 2018 at 1:03 pm Comments are Disabled

  CAMPA PEILE: Our club summer camp will take place in Connolly Park from August 7th to 11th from9.30pm to 1pm. Costas: €40 an duine agus €60 do chlann. Registration can be done on the first morning.Will you join…take part…have a go? RÁTH RÓNÁIN is SEANCHILL: The next football session […]

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John Dowling, Chairperson of Tralee Imperials Basketball Club.

Tralee Imperials Club To Take Part In Jr. NBA League

July 18, 2018 at 12:21 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Imperials will be one of 13 clubs nationwide to take part in the inaugural Jr. NBA league this year. The league will run from October to December, culminating in a festival of games at the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght. The Junior NBA is a global youth basketball programme that will reach […]

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Launching the upcoming vintage run were in front, Timmy Connor, David O'Mahony, Paul Horan, and Mike Horan. At back; George Glover, Joan Glover, Tadhg O'Leary, Mike Moloney and Tony Hehir. Photo by Dermot Crean

Local Classic Car Club Set For Fundraiser In Aid Of Down Syndrome Kerry

July 18, 2018 at 9:54 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kingdom Veteran Vintage & Classic Car Club is preparing for their annual Ballymac Vintage Car and Honda 50 Run. Taking place on Friday, July 27 at 7pm from O’Riada’s Bar, the event this year will benefit Down Syndrome Kerry. Members gathered at O’Riada’s on Monday evening to launch the […]

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Edward Dowling of Parkway Construction with Ger Carmody and Dermot Crowley of Churchill Pearse Brothers GAA Club at the site of the new dressing rooms complex. Photo by Dermot Crean

Churchill GAA Launches Fundraising Initiative To Finish New Dressing Room Complex

July 18, 2018 at 9:54 am Comments are Disabled

CHURCHILL GAA have launched a fundraising drive to raise €150,000 to finish the dressing-rooms development at their grounds. In 2013 the club invested €250,000 in their new playing pitch which is rated among the most scenic in the country. They are now in the process of building their new dressing […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

July 17, 2018 at 5:36 pm Comments are Disabled

MC 11 July 15th Sponsored by Acorn Life/Eddie Enright/Alan Kelly 1st Mark Sheehy (12) 40pts 2nd James O’Halloran (8) 39pts 3rd David Hennebery (5) 39pts 4th Sean Reidy (13) 39pts 5th Brian Monaghan (9) 37pts 6th Gerard MacNamara (15) 36pts 18 + John Moran Snr (21) 36pts Best Gross : […]

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WATCH: Tralee Looks Amazing In This New Promotional Video

WATCH: Tralee Looks Amazing In This New Promotional Video

July 17, 2018 at 3:29 pm 2 comments

THE new Tralee brand was launched on Tuesday afternoon and with it, a new promotional video for the town commissioned by Tralee Chamber Alliance. It features some fantastic aerial shots of the canal, town park and other attractions and showcases all that is great about Tralee. Watch it below…

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Tralee Chamber Alliance's Managing Consultant, Ken Tobin.

100 New Jobs For Tralee Town Centre To Be Announced In Coming Weeks

July 17, 2018 at 3:21 pm 2 comments

TRALEE Chamber Alliance has engaged with a company which will create around 100 jobs in the town centre over the next 12 months. The Chamber’s Managing Consultant, Ken Tobin, told businesspeople gathered in Siamsa Tire for the launch of the new Tralee brand on Tuesday, that a full announcement and […]

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Tralee Businesses And Community Needs To Buy-In To Chamber’s Plans Says Dick Spring

Tralee Businesses And Community Needs To Buy-In To Chamber’s Plans Says Dick Spring

July 17, 2018 at 2:29 pm Comments are Disabled

DICK Spring has encouraged the people and business community of Tralee to buy in to Tralee Chamber Alliance’s plans for the future of the town, at the launch of the new Tralee brand at Siamsa Tire this afternoon. The former Tánaiste was announced as the Business Development Ambassador for Kerry’s […]

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Janet Boyle, Robert McGovern, Rebecca McGovern, Sheridan McGovern, Oliver McGovern, Sharon Healy and Sean McGovern at the Alan McGovern Memorial UHK Soccer Tournament at Tralee Dynamos pitch on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Alan Remembered By UHK Staff With Memorial Soccer Tournament

July 17, 2018 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

STAFF from University Hospital Kerry gathered at Tralee Dynamos pitch on Saturday for a day to remember a much-loved colleague. Alan McGovern was just 52 when he passed away in July 2017 and it was decided to hold a soccer tournament and family fun day in his memory. Eight men’s […]

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Gardaí Discover Cannabis Grow House And Seize €31,500 Of Drugs In Castleisland

Gardaí Discover Cannabis Grow House And Seize €31,500 Of Drugs In Castleisland

July 17, 2018 at 10:08 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have arrested a man in his 40s and seized approximately €25,500 worth of suspected cannabis plants and €6,000 worth of various other drugs following the discovery of a grow house in Cahereen Heights, Castleisland on Monday. At approximately 5:30pm, Gardaí from the Tralee District Drugs Unit carried out a […]

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At the launch of the 2018 Sandra Keane U13 North Kerry Ladies blitz were new Sponsors Liam and Bernie Davis Liber House Tralee .. photo L to R .. Frank Mc Loghlin NKLGFA,Christena Curtin NKLGFA,Rory Kikgallen NKLGFA, Liam Davis ,Bernie Davis Liber House Sponsors,James Hayes NKLGFA, Troy O Connell NKLGFA, John Keane (late Sandra Keane’s Father)

Hundreds To Take Part In Sandra Keane Under 13 Ladies Football Blitz

July 17, 2018 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

THE 5th annual Sandra Keane u/13 ladies football blitz will take place on Saturday, July 28 at the John Mitchels sports complex Tralee with a starting time of 10 am. The tournament, which is run by the North Kerry ladies football board, has been a massive success since it was […]

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Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

July 16, 2018 at 5:48 pm Comments are Disabled

Round 9 of The Div 2 Senior County League Ballymac V Ardfert Referee Brendan Griffen Ballymac were host to rivals Ardfert on Friday the 13th of July in the 9th round of The County League and it was a game to be remembered for some time to come. It was […]

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St Pats

St Pat’s GAA Club News

July 16, 2018 at 5:31 pm Comments are Disabled

Lotto There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 05, 10, 12 & 23. The five €30 consolation prizes went to N + D Ashe Keel, Angela Leahy, Matt O Flaherty c/o Tommy Brosnan, Eileen O Connor Annagh and Liam Fenix Tralee. Next […]

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Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

July 16, 2018 at 4:58 pm Comments are Disabled

Seniors: A whirlwind start that saw us post 1-03 without reply inside the opening 10 minutes paved the way for what was ultimately an emphatic win against a resolute and stubborn Glenbeigh side who did not go down without a fight. John Ferguson opened the scoring inside the first 30 […]

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Na Gaeil GAA Club News

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

July 16, 2018 at 4:55 pm Comments are Disabled

Seniors    Na Gaeil travelled to Kenmare on Saturday evening to take on the home team in Round 9 of the Senior County League. Kenmare put the first three points on the board courtesy of two Paul O’Connor frees and a point from wing back Shane O’Sullivan. Eoin O’Neill opened the […]

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Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

July 16, 2018 at 4:52 pm Comments are Disabled

SENIOR FOOTBALL: Austin Stacks 2-11; Listowel Emmets 1-7. The final score-line did not really do justice to the performance of the visiting team in this round 9 Co. League game played in a damp Connolly Park on last Saturday evening (14th July). After a low-scoring first half Emmets went in […]

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Abbeydorney GAA Club News

Abbeydorney GAA Club News

July 16, 2018 at 4:48 pm Comments are Disabled

CÚL CAMPS : Hurling Cúl Camp will take place in Abbeydorney from 23rd to 27th July. Cost is €60 per child with reductions for additional members of families. Open to primary school children, boys and girls between 6 and 13 years of age. Monday’s to Friday’s, 10.00a.m. – 2.30p.m. daily. […]

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Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

July 16, 2018 at 4:44 pm Comments are Disabled

Hugely Successful Parnells Summer Camp: Our 4 day summer camp finished up Thursday and it was a massive success. We had our highest numbers of kids attending a camp and for the first time our own Under 16 and minor boys and girls were the lead coaches. Thanks to Eilish for […]

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Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

July 16, 2018 at 4:42 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerry Juniors: Best of luck to our own Gavin Horan and the Kerry Juniors will will play Galway in the GAA Football All-Ireland Junior Championship Final on Saturday next July 21st at 2pm in Cusack Park Ennis.It is a great honour to have someone from our club on the panel. […]

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Pictured today, Mon 16th July at the launch of the new, user friendly Kerry Tourism Brochure by the Tourism Unit of Kerry County Council are from left Joan McCarthy, Head of Tourism, Kerry County Council, Cllr Norma Foley, Cathaoirleach, Kerry County Council, John Edwards, Wild Water Adventures, Fiona Monaghan, Head of Product Development, Fáilte Ireland and Moira Murrell, Chief Execeutive, Kerry County Council. Pic: Pauline Dennigan. No fee for repro.

New Brochure Of Kerry’s Wide Range Of Tourism Attractions Launched

July 16, 2018 at 4:34 pm Comments are Disabled

A NEW, comprehensive and user-friendly brochure highlighting the wide and diverse range of activities and attractions on offer to locals and visitors in the county has been published by the Tourism Unit of Kerry County Council. The 170-page brochure was launched at County Buildings today by the Cathaoirleach of Kerry […]

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Gardaí Investigate Incidents Of Assault And Burglary In Tralee

Gardaí Investigate Incidents Of Assault And Burglary In Tralee

July 16, 2018 at 4:00 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are investigating after a man was assaulted with a crutch in the town centre. The incident took place in the Square/Abbeycourt area in the past number of days and was posted on social media. Gardaí have seen footage of the incident and are looking to speak to the people […]

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Council Publishes Masterplan For Island Of Geese Site

Council Publishes Masterplan For Island Of Geese Site

July 16, 2018 at 3:51 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council has published the draft masterplan for the development of Tralee Town Centre West and the Island of Geese site in the town. The draft plan, completed by Reddy Architecture and Urbanism provides an overarching design concept and architectural framework for the development of the area which includes […]

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