Archive for September 15th, 2018

A group cleaning up Banna Strand in 2014.

Beach Clean-Ups In Banna And Fenit On Sunday

September 15, 2018 at 3:20 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE’S beach clean-ups taking place across Kerry this weekend with volunteers wanted for two close to Tralee. It’s part of events nationwide for the Clean Coasts’ Big Beach Clean, which aims to raise awareness about marine litter. Glan Tralee will be doing a beach clean in Fenit on Sunday from 11am […]

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Vivienne O'Shea, Ger O'Brien, Claire and Oliver Molloy, Kelly-Ann Roantree and John O'Connor at McElligott's Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Glamour From Ladies Day In Listowel (Part 2)

September 15, 2018 at 2:43 pm Comments are Disabled

THEY came from all over the country for McElligott’s Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday and they were not disappointed with great style and a whole lot of fun on the Island. Earlier (click here and here if you missed it) we brought you the winners and glamour […]

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Sam Locke with wife Annie and daughters Samantha and Catriona  at his surprise 60th birthday party at the Slieve Mish Bar on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Surprise For Sam As He Celebrates His 60th Birthday

September 15, 2018 at 10:33 am Comments are Disabled

POPULAR local politician, Sam Locke, got a shock on Friday night when he went into The Slieve Mish Bar to be greeted by cheers and flashing cameras. The occasion was a surprise party to mark the Tralee Municipal District Councillor’s 60th birthday and he hadn’t a clue it was planned […]

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Sheila O'Connell, Sharon Quilter, Joanne O'Flaherty and Maria Sheehy at McElligott's Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Sun Shines For Stylish Ladies At Listowel Races (Part 1)

September 15, 2018 at 10:21 am Comments are Disabled

AFTER a mixed week of weather at Listowel Races there was a fine day for McElligott’s Honda Ladies Day on Friday…mostly! For a brief period during the announcing of the prizes on a specially constructed stage, the heavens opened and people sought cover, but that was as bad as it […]

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Know Your Rights: Making A Will

September 15, 2018 at 10:19 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: I would like to make a will. Do I need to go to a solicitor or can I draw up the will myself? Answer: It is important for you to […]

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John Cho in 'Searching'.

McCann At The Movies: ‘Searching’ Is A Clever And Timely Thriller

September 15, 2018 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

John McCann says ‘Searching’ has strong performances and is an inventive, tense thriller… After two fruitful weeks at Tralee Omniplex with ‘BlackkKlansman’ and ‘Black 47’ amongst the best of 2018’s productions, I was delighted to see that this marked rise in quality continued with this weeks’ feature ‘Searching’ – a tense […]

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