Archive for October 9th, 2018

Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

October 9, 2018 at 3:48 pm Comments are Disabled

Results Mens: Sun. 7th Oct. – Round 6 Fourball/Foursomes – Sponsor Sean Hussey 1st  Liam James O’Donnell (8) & Mark Leahy (4) 42 Points. 2nd Tony Johnson (15) & John M O’Sullivan (15) 42 Points. 3rd Fergus Kelly (11) & Patrick Stack(7) 41 Points. Fixtures. October. Saturday 13th – Casual Golf […]

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Latest Figures For Kerry Show An Increase In Crime This Year

Latest Figures For Kerry Show An Increase In Crime This Year

October 9, 2018 at 3:44 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE has been an increase in all areas of crime in Kerry in the first nine months of this year, with the number of assaults up significantly. The latest figures were revealed at the Joint Policing Committee meeting in Cahersiveen on Friday. There were modest increases in Property Crime (2%) […]

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Minister Paschal Donohue.

Chamber Criticises ‘Reckless’ VAT Increase For Hospitality Industry

October 9, 2018 at 2:52 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber Alliance has slammed the decision to increase the VAT on the hospitality industry. Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohue, delivered his budget speech in the Dáil this afternoon and outlined the increase in VAT, which will have repercussions in Kerry where one in five workers are employed in the […]

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Coordinator of Health Promotion Week at Mercy Mounthawk, Bernie O'Shea, with author and speaker Astrid Longhurst. Also included is Mary O'Connell, Emma Nolan and Adam Butler. Photo by Dermot Crean

Health Promotion Week Begins At Mercy Mounthawk

October 9, 2018 at 2:23 pm Comments are Disabled

MERCY Mounthawk kicked off its Health Promotion Week this afternoon and they have loads of events taking place until Friday. The school has a health promotions team including teachers, students and parents which liaise with several external organisations to promote the health agenda.  Each year the team organises two Health […]

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On the scale of Things..Tim O’Sullivan, is an Artist and sculptor, living and working in Tiernaboul, Killarney, County Kerry. Both he and his Artist Wife Robin, run ‘Clay Fun’ Art studio at the family home. Tim was tasked by Declan Mulvany of Killarney Art Gallery, to create in Clay a replica scaled model  of Skellig Michael -the revered Monastic Island, off the South West Coast of Kerry. Tim Rose to the challenge and for the past three months, painstakingly hand carved in alabaster and later painting with a special acrylic re-created this masterpiece. The model will be on display in the Art Gallery to celebrate this years Kerry Film Festival.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan

Kerry Artist Makes Model Of Skellig Michael

October 9, 2018 at 1:18 pm Comments are Disabled

A KILLARNEY artist has created a wonderful scale model of Skellig Michael. Tim O’Sullivan, is an artist and sculptor, living and working in Tiernaboul, Killarney. Both he and his Artist Wife Robin, run ‘Clay Fun’ Art studio at the family home. Tim was tasked by Declan Mulvany of Killarney Art […]

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Owners and their pets at the Blessing of the Pets at St John's on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Pet Sounds Ring Out At St John’s For Blessing Ceremony

October 9, 2018 at 11:47 am Comments are Disabled

PET owners and their loved ones gathered in the grounds of St John’s Church on Sunday afternoon for a special blessing ceremony. The annual ‘Blessing Of The Pets’ drew an exclusive audience of canines and their owners (maybe all Tralee cats are atheists) for the short service from Fr Francis […]

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At the launch of the Kerry Hospice Christmas Cards 2018 were, front from left; Kerry minor Jack Kennelly, Frank Hayes of Kerry Group, Joe Hennebery of Kerry Hospice and Kerry minors Paul O'Shea and Sean Quilter. Back from left; Kerry minor Jamie McVeigh, Mairead Fernane of Kerry Hospice, Gerard O'Connor, Nuala Finnegan of Kerry Hospice, Kerry minor Paul Walsh, Dan Galvin and Killian Young. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Minors Help Launch Kerry Hospice Christmas Cards

October 9, 2018 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

SOME of this year’s Kerry All-Ireland winning minors were on hand for the launch of the 2018 Kerry Hospice Christmas cards at Suaimhneas, the  Palliative Care Day Care Unit at UHK on Monday night.. There was music and refreshments as volunteers from around the county attended and the Christmas cards […]

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The cannabis plants discovered by gardaí in Killorglin last night. Photo: Garda Facebook page

Gardaí Find Cannabis Growhouse In Killorglin

October 9, 2018 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have seized approximately €9,000 worth of suspected cannabis plants following a search at a house in Killorglin, Co. Kerry on Monday night. Gardaí from the Divisional Drugs Unit executed a search warrant at the house at approximately 8:30pm and discovered a grow house which contained 12 mature cannabis plants (pending analysis). […]

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