Archive for August, 2018

Rose of Tralee 2018, Kirsten Mate Maher in the Town Park on Wednesday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Kirsten’s Enjoying The Moment As She Poses In The Roses

August 22, 2018 at 5:38 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival was brought to you by AIB Tralee IT’S slowly sinking in for Kirsten Mate Maher that she is the new Rose of Tralee and one of her first engagements was the annual photoshoot in the Rose Garden in the town park […]

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Photo: J Cleary and Caption: Megan Moriarty, Kerry County Council, Gemma Sugrue, 2018 Culture Night Ambassador, Mayor of Kerry Cllr. Norma Foley, Charlie O’Sullivan, Kerry County Council, Kate Kennelly & Deirdre Enright, Kerry County Council.

Kerry’s ‘Culture Night Ambassador’ Announced

August 22, 2018 at 3:08 pm Comments are Disabled

THE popular vocalist, teacher and choir leader, Gemma Sugrue is Kerry’s 2018 local Culture Night Ambassador. Killarney native Gemma will be promoting the night in Kerry on Friday, September 21, as Culture Night kicks off right across Ireland between the hours of 5pm and 11pm. Gemma is a passionate supporter […]

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Skellig Michael. Photo: Arian Zwegers/Flickr

Kerry Was Fourth Most Visited County In Ireland Last Year

August 22, 2018 at 2:18 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY was the fourth most visited county last year by both overseas and domestic tourists according to new information from Fáilte Ireland. In total, €542m was spent in Kerry by overseas and domestic tourists according to the data which charts visitor numbers and revenue by region and county in 2017. Dublin […]

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PHOTO GALLERY: Domnick’s Images Of The Rose Festival 2018

PHOTO GALLERY: Domnick’s Images Of The Rose Festival 2018

August 22, 2018 at 1:50 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival was brought to you by AIB Tralee THE colour and atmosphere of the Rose of Tralee International Festival has been expertly captured for decades now by photographer Domnick Walsh. The Tralee native is commissioned by the Festival organisers to follow the […]

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Explore Education Options Outside The CAO At KCFE Information Session

Explore Education Options Outside The CAO At KCFE Information Session

August 22, 2018 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

SCHOOL leavers and adults considering a return to education are invited to an Information Session on Further Education Options Outside of CAO at Kerry College of Further Education (KCFE), Clash, Tralee on Wednesday 29th August commencing at 6.30pm sharp. The Information Session will highlight how career goals can be achieved […]

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Celebrating Killarney’s distinguished racing history ahead of the August Festival Race Meeting at Killarney Race Course.The first racing in the town was recorded in 1822, while the present, most scenic race course in Ireland, set against the backdrop of Killarney National Park was opened in 1936. The August Festival Race Meeting gets under way from Tuesday 22nd to Saturday 25th, the final day with the much anticipated Ladies Day. In Reidy’s on Main Street, were staff from Killarney Race Course dressed in vintage were,  Megan Daly, Peg O’Connor and Philip O’Brien with Fia from Killarney Riding Stables.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan/FREE PIC***

GAA Stars And Fashionistas For Four Days Of Racing In Killarney

August 22, 2018 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

FASHION stylists and footballers, Roses and broadcasters will descend on Killarney Racecourse this week for a four-day festival of high quality racing and entertainment. The occasion celebrates Killarney’s distinguished racing history which dates back to 1822, while the present, most scenic race course in Ireland, set against the backdrop of […]

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Jordan Brick gets his shot away despite Brendan Brosnan's efforts. Photo by Dermot Crean

PREVIEW: Mouthwatering Final In Prospect But Will Lixnaw Or Kilmoyley Prevail?

August 22, 2018 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran gives his verdict on the biggest day in Kerry hurling this Sunday at 3.15pm in Austin Stack Park… Kilmoyley take on Lixnaw on Sunday in the Garvey’s SuperValu Kerry senior hurling final. Kilmoyley just got passed Ballyduff in the semi-final and have been building steadily under the influence of […]

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Eleanor’s Glad She Did The Leaving Cert With Tralee VTOS

Eleanor’s Glad She Did The Leaving Cert With Tralee VTOS

August 22, 2018 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

Eleanor Fitzgerald says going back to do her Leaving Cert at Tralee VTOS was the best decision she could have made…  I left main stream school when I was 16 years old and at that time went into full time employment. For a long time I thought about going back […]

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The new Rose of Tralee, Kirsten Mate Maher.

And The Winner Is…Waterford!

August 21, 2018 at 11:43 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee KIRSTEN Mate Maher from Waterford is the new Rose of Tralee. It’s the third time a Waterford Rose has won. Orla Burke won in 1977 and Brenda Hyland in 1983. There were emotional scenes […]

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Some of the 1998 Rose of Tralee contestants gathered outside Maddens on Milk Market Lane, with Alison Kelliher (second left) and Aine Kelliher (fifth from left). The former Roses are, from left; Emilia Cirkur (Washington DC), Frances Carley (Dublin), Orla Cusack (Waterford), Liz Gavin (Belgium), Caroline Wilson (Texas), Katie McMahon (New York), Joanna Halloran (South Wales), Siobhan McMahon (Leeds), Rebekah Wall (Kerry) and Emma Hyland (Midlands UK). Photo by Dermot Crean

The Roses Of 1998 Catch Up After 20 Years

August 21, 2018 at 3:45 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose Of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee THE Rose of Tralee festival has always been an opportunity for former Roses to come back to town to relive some wonderful memories. This was certainly the case for many of the 1998 contestants […]

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Waterford Rose Kirsten Mate Maher on stage with Daithi O Se in the Dome for Monday Night's Rose TV show at the Rose of Tralee International Festival 
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Here’s The Latest Betting For The Rose Of Tralee

August 21, 2018 at 12:47 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee WITH just hours to go until the Rose of Tralee 2018 is crowned, the bookies have a  favourite in Waterford. Kirsten Mate Maher, the 21 year old who is about to study multimedia at Waterford […]

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Judy Griffin, Aideen Griffin,  Lauren Griffin and Susan Griffin in the Dome for the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Glamour From The Fashion Show In The Dome (Part 2)

August 21, 2018 at 11:04 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show is brought to you by AIB Tralee THE glamour of it all. As you told you yesterday (click here if you missed it), the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show was another roaring success on Sunday night. Hundreds of fashionable ladies watched […]

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Kerry Rose Celine O'Shea on stage with Daithi O Se in the Dome for Monday Night's Rose TV show at the Rose of Tralee International Festival 
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Celine Shines As Kerry Rose In TV Interview

August 21, 2018 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee THE Kerry Rose charmed the audience in the Dome on Monday night as she was interviewed live on stage by Dáithí. The 25 year old from Foilmore looked beautiful in a red dress and also […]

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ROSE FESTIVAL: Four Things To See And Do Today

ROSE FESTIVAL: Four Things To See And Do Today

August 21, 2018 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose Of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee It’s the final day of the festival but why not see it off in style. Here’s a few things to get up to today… 1. Family time… Family Town is still in full swing […]

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Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

August 20, 2018 at 6:10 pm Comments are Disabled

Ballymac GAA Club Notes Sunday 19/08/2018 Round 11 of The Senior County League Ballymac V Currow Ballymac were host to Currow in the final round of The County League. Ballymac were first to on the score board after 10 minutes from the start when Mike Herlihy put name on the […]

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Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

August 20, 2018 at 6:02 pm Comments are Disabled

Seniors: By finishing in 2nd place on 15 points ( 7 wins, 3 losses and 1 draw) we have qualified for our first senior league final since 2013 when David Moran’s long distance free was enough to edge out Austin Stacks. As Dr Crokes finished first on 21 points ( […]

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The 14 couples who are contestants in the eighth Austin Stacks GAA 'Strictly Come Dancing'. Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

August 20, 2018 at 5:58 pm Comments are Disabled

STRICTLY COME DANCING: Well after weeks of preparation by a host of brilliant volunteers our Strictly Come Dancing date has swiftly come upon us and the Festival Dome is the place to be on next Saturday night (25th Aug). Jackie O Mahoney has put the 14 couples through their paces […]

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St Pat’s GAA Club News

August 20, 2018 at 5:54 pm Comments are Disabled

Lotto There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 06, 15, 18 & 22. The five €30 consolation prizes went to Bridget Boyle Derrymore, Michelle Walsh c/o Quanes, Josie Brown c/o Tony Casey, Katie Burke Curraheen and Donal Brosnan Lohercannon. Next week’s Lotto […]

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Na Gaeil GAA Club News

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

August 20, 2018 at 5:49 pm Comments are Disabled

Na Gaeil Notes Monday August 20th 2018 Seniors    Sunday was a historic day for the club with the senior team being promoted to Division 1 of the Senior County League for the first time in its forty year history by virtue of a draw against Glenflesk in the last game […]

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Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

August 20, 2018 at 5:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Under 10 Boys Lift Tournament Cup: Massive congratulations to Tralee Parnells U10 hurling team on retaining Dr Bill Mangan Cup 2018! The boys played the best hurling each and all that we have seen from them this year! Scoreed 5:5 which reflects their superb play.  Well done players from the […]

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John Mitchels GAA Club News

John Mitchels GAA Club News

August 20, 2018 at 5:43 pm Comments are Disabled

Co League 2018 – Round 11 John Mitchels v Glenbeigh/Glencar We played Glenbeigh/Glencar in the final round of the Senior Co League at home last Sunday afternoon. Conditions were perfect for the game. Mitchels opened the score with a point from a Niall Sheehy free followed by a further point […]

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Bernie O'Flaherty, Fiona Leahy and Elaine Harris in The Rose Hotel prior to going into the Dome for the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Awesome Night Of Style At Rose Of Tralee Fashion Show (Part 1)

August 20, 2018 at 5:31 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show is brought to you by AIB Tralee A FANTASTIC night of fashion came to the Dome once again with the annual Rose of Tralee Fashion Show on Sunday. Ireland’s super model, Alannah Beirne was the special guest on the catwalk while […]

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Gardaí Investigate Two Assaults In Tralee

Gardaí Investigate Two Assaults In Tralee

August 20, 2018 at 3:38 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Tralee are investigating two separate assaults which happened over the weekend in town. Late on Saturday night/Sunday morning a man was assaulted in the Boherbee area of town. At about 3.15am, he was involved in an argument with a man and a woman and ended up in hospital […]

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Martina Lawless and Caroline Lynch at the finish of the Rose of Tralee 10k race on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds Enjoy The Rose Of Tralee 10k Race

August 20, 2018 at 1:19 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee 10k race is brought to you by AIB Tralee THE rain of the previous night had cleared away, so runners enjoyed dry weather for the annual Rose of Tralee 10k Race on Sunday morning. Over 400 participants took off from the Tralee Bay […]

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Billy Ryle: Kerry CAO Applicants Do Exceptionally Well In Securing Places

August 20, 2018 at 11:26 am Comments are Disabled

Billy Ryle says 70% for Kerry students who sat the Leaving Cert will go on to Higher Education… Kerry’s CAO applicants  have done exceptionally well in Round One of college offers which went online at 6am on Monday morning. On a pro-rata population basis, Kerry’s CAO applicants are up there […]

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Castleisland Members' Golf Club captains, Maryann Downes and Denis O'Sullivan at the announcement of details of the club's Play in Pink Charity Classic for Breast Cancer Research due at the Castleisland course on August 25th and 26th. Photograph: John Reidy

Play In Pink For Breast Cancer Research

August 20, 2018 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was nobody more qualified than Castleisland Members’ Golf Club Lady Captain, Maryann Downes when it came organising a charity golf outing for Breast Cancer Research. The Brosna native’s qualifications came layered and wrapped in experience. Ms. Downes was there. Ms Downes survived. It’s the backdrop of that interruption to the […]

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The book of roses in the Town Park.

ROSE FESTIVAL: Four Things To See And Do Today

August 20, 2018 at 10:41 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee This will brighten up you Monday. There’s still loads to see and do around town all day and all of the night… 1. Family fun all over town… The weekend may be over but […]

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John Tuite, Alanna Maharaj, Judy Dillane, Claire Murphy, Geraldine Lennon and Benny Murphy at the Rose Ball on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: The Final Part Of Our Rose Ball Coverage (Part 4)

August 19, 2018 at 2:20 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose Ball is brought to you by AIB Tralee AND finally! The social highlight of the year is deserving of many, many photographs and that’s just what we’ve brought you. You’ve seen many images from us over yesterday and today (click here, here and here if you […]

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PHOTOS: Rose Of #Tralee On Social Media This Week

PHOTOS: Rose Of #Tralee On Social Media This Week

August 19, 2018 at 2:15 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee Every week we compile the best of photos posted on Twitter and Instagram of Tralee and beyond. With the week that’s in it, let’s see some Rose of Tralee related snappery this week… If […]

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PHOTOS: Crowds And Roses Brave The Elements For The Annual Parade

August 19, 2018 at 1:37 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee IT wasn’t looking good for a while last night as the wind and rain lashed the streets of Tralee. The crowds were thin on the ground too, even up to 8.30pm when the parade […]

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