Archive for September 9th, 2018

Ciara Rogers, Holly O'Brien, Gemma O'Connell and Carol Hickson at the Tony O'Donoghue Memorial Walk on Saturday from Blennerville Windmill. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Community Braves The Rain For Tony O’Donoghue Memorial Walk

September 9, 2018 at 2:20 pm Comments are Disabled

THE weather didn’t play ball for the walkers in Blennerville  taking part in the annual Tony O’Donoghue Memorial Walk on Saturday evening, but their efforts raised €1,900 for a great cause. Around 100 walkers set off from the Windmill but were soaked thanks to ‘horizontal’ rain showers while they made their […]

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Rainbow Warrior David Toomey from Listowel, on Drung Hill, Mountain Stage, competing in the 200km non stop endurance race -The Kerry Way Ultra Marathon, a daunting 40 hour, 200km, non stop Ultra Marathon,  which traverses  the MacGillycuddy's Reeks and Iveragh Peninsula, stretching along The Wild Atlantic Way, along ancient trails and old roads and coastal cliffs. It is Ireland’s longest distance trail.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan/FREE PIC**

PHOTOS: Brave Souls Take Part In 200k Kerry Way Ultra Marathon

September 9, 2018 at 12:23 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS year’s annual 200KM  non stop endurance race, The Kerry Way Ultra Marathon, saw over 70 athletes depart  Killarney,from 14 Countries, enduring heavy downpours during nightfall, and glorious evening rainbows along the daunting 40 hour, non stop Ultra Marathon. The Race traverses the MacGillycuddy’s Reeks and Iveragh Peninsula, stretching along […]

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Roger Harty: A Farmer Back In Ballyferriter…

Roger Harty: A Farmer Back In Ballyferriter…

September 9, 2018 at 12:20 pm 3 comments

THE essence of the article I am writing here is to demonstrate how life has changed immensely in this world (especially in the world of communication) over a relatively short period of time. Let’s give the farmer a name – say Padraig and his wife Peig. They have three young […]

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