Archive for September 28th, 2018

Get Involved In The Free Radicals Theatre Group At Siamsa

Get Involved In The Free Radicals Theatre Group At Siamsa

September 28, 2018 at 3:59 pm Comments are Disabled

Siamsa Tíre, The National Folk Theatre of Ireland, invites young people aged 15 – 20 to get dramatic as it launches its tenth season of the Free Radicals Youth Theatre (FRYT). A Taster Session will take place on this Saturday, September from 4 – 6pm and new members are welcome […]

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Tom Invites You To ‘Arrive And Jive’ At The Grand

Tom Invites You To ‘Arrive And Jive’ At The Grand

September 28, 2018 at 3:44 pm Comments are Disabled

SO what are you doing next Wednesday night. Flopping in front of the telly with a cup of tea and biscuits watching the soaps? Well for the next four Wednesdays, you can get out of the house and head down to The Grand Hotel to meet new people, have fun, […]

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Sinn Fein's Presidential candidate Liadh Ní Riada  meeting people on The Mall on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Liadh Ní Riada Goes Walkabout In Tralee Town Centre

September 28, 2018 at 2:22 pm 1 comment

SHE’S a busy woman these days. Presidential candidate, Liadh Ní Riada, was pressing the flesh today as she walked around Tralee town centre. The Sinn Féin MEP met and chatted to people in the Square and the Mall as she appealed to the people of Kerry to give her their […]

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Retired Kerry Garda Chief Pat Wins GAA Lotto Jackpot

September 28, 2018 at 1:06 pm Comments are Disabled

A FORMER Garda Chief Superintendent living in Blennerville hit the jackpot recently when he won a GAA lotto draw. Pat Sullivan and his wife Maura went to Killarney to accept the cheque of €15,600 he won in the Dr Crokes GAA lotto. Pat, who served in the top job in […]

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Tralee Properties Bought And Up For Sale At BidX1 Auctions

Tralee Properties Bought And Up For Sale At BidX1 Auctions

September 28, 2018 at 9:21 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were three Tralee area properties sold at the BidX1 online auction last week, while the next one in two weeks time sees one house locally up for sale. A semi detached three bedroom house at 72 Rahoonane in Tralee has a reserve not to exceed €70,000. It extends to […]

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Company Seeks Planning For Garden Centre At Manor West

Company Seeks Planning For Garden Centre At Manor West

September 28, 2018 at 9:20 am Comments are Disabled

A COMPANY has applied for planning for a new garden centre at Manor West. The application from Ashman Developments Ltd is for a development consisting of four retail warehouse units, a garden centre and 330 on-grade car parking spaces, including 7,222 sq. m. of retail space at ground floor and […]

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Kerry's architectural heritage will be the focus of the inaugural Architecture Kerry festival which takes place from the 28th to 30th September. The event will feature talks, free guided tours, exhibitions, workshops and family events all around the county. Pictured at the launch in Ballonagh Convent Chapel are from left Barbara Carey, Carey Architects, Mike Scannell, Director of Services, Kerry County Council, Victoria McCarthy, Architectural Conservation Officer, Kerry County Council, Norma Foley, Cathaoirleach, Kerry County Council, Cormac Kane, Kane Williams Architects and Kate Kennelly, Creative Ireland Coordinator in Kerry. Pic: Pauline Dennigan

Free Public Tours And Exhibitions In Tralee For ‘Architecture Kerry’ Festival This Weekend

September 28, 2018 at 9:20 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY’S architectural heritage will be the focus of the inaugural Architecture Kerry festival this weekend and Tralee venues will host events and tours of buildings. The event, which will showcase and celebrate the best of the county’s architectural heritage, will take place from Friday to Sunday and will feature talks, […]

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Sponsor, Norman Foley of Foleys SPAR Express on the Castlemaine Road with students and teachers Karen Tobin and Helen Kelliher with the trophies and medals up for grabs at the CBS The Green 5k/3k Fun Run on this Sunday, September 30.

Four Things To Do This Weekend

September 28, 2018 at 9:20 am Comments are Disabled

Sport dominates the weekend and many in town will be torn between two venues. Elsewhere there’s architecture and a fun run… Friday 1. Discover architecture… There’s loads of events planned in Tralee for the weekend as part of the inaugural Architecture Kerry Festival. The event, which will showcase and celebrate […]

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Information Night To Recruit New Samaritans Volunteers

Information Night To Recruit New Samaritans Volunteers

September 28, 2018 at 9:19 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry branch of the Samaritans are looking to recruit new volunteers and are holding an information night in Tralee on Friday, October 5 at 7.30pm. Back in July the local branch revealed that to that date in 2018, they have received 14,700 contacts. These contacts include telephone calls, SMS  […]

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NO REPRO FEE 26/9/2018 Pictured are fashion designer Helen Steele, popular photographer Damien Broderick and CEO of Tweak.com, Jerry Kennelly at the launch of the annual One4all Design a Gift Card competition. The trio lead line up of the 2018 judging panel for the competition, which calls on aspiring designers, artists and photographers to submit their own One4all Gift Card designs. The winner is given the incredible opportunity to gain national exposure for their work, with the winning design being turned into a gift card and sold in An Post outlets nationwide and online at One4all.ie in 2019. 
The Design a Gift Card competition is open for entries from Wednesday 3rd of October and closes on Friday the 16th of November 2018. For further information on how to enter the competition and specific guidelines, visit One4all.ie/design. Photograph: Leon Farrell / Photocall Ireland

Call For All Creative Kerry People To Enter Competition

September 28, 2018 at 9:19 am Comments are Disabled

CREATIVE people in Kerry are being invited to enter a competition which could win them a trip to Barcelona and see their winning entry sold in shops all around the country. This October will see the One4all Design a Gift Card competition return, and the 2018 judging panel is on […]

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