Archive for October 10th, 2018

Met Eireann Issues Orange Warning Update For Kerry And Cork

Met Eireann Issues Orange Warning Update For Kerry And Cork

October 10, 2018 at 9:36 pm Comments are Disabled

MET Eireann has issued an update to the Status Orange Wind Warning issued earlier today as Storm Callum approaches. It now says Cork and Kerry will be hit first with Southeast winds veering southwest which will gust generally between 100 and 130km/h, higher in some coastal areas and on high ground. […]

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SPONSORED: Coláiste Gleann Lí Issues Invite To Open Day This Saturday

SPONSORED: Coláiste Gleann Lí Issues Invite To Open Day This Saturday

October 10, 2018 at 5:59 pm Comments are Disabled

A SCHOOL which is growing from strength to strength is holding an Open Day on Saturday, October 13, from 10am to 1pm where potential pupils and their parents can learn more about what the school can offer. Coláiste Gleann Lí at Clash, Tralee, is a co-educational second-level school under the aegis […]

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Council Issues Advice To Public As Storm Approaches

Council Issues Advice To Public As Storm Approaches

October 10, 2018 at 2:12 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council’s Severe Weather Assessment Team, including representatives of Fire Services and Civil Defence, met today to review the warning and has advised members of the public, motorists, business and property owners to be prepared for high winds overnight on Thursday and early on Friday morning. Met Eireann earlier […]

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Collette Price of Tralee Soup Kitchen accepts a cheque from Tesco Manor West Store Champion Louise O'Connor and Store Manager Anna O'Sullivan with, at back Mary Dolan and Kerry O'Connell from the Soup Kitchen. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tralee Soup Kitchen Delighted With Donation From Tesco Community Fund

October 10, 2018 at 2:05 pm Comments are Disabled

A DONATION from Tesco in Tralee will make a huge difference at Tralee Soup Kitchen this winter. A cheque was presented by Tesco Manor West staff at Teach an tSolais for €622.64 on Tuesday. Collette Price from the Soup Kitchen described the effect the donation will have. “We are over […]

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Met Eireann.

Status Orange Wind Warning For Kerry As Storm Callum Approaches

October 10, 2018 at 12:47 pm Comments are Disabled

MET Eireann has issued a Status Orange wind warning for Kerry and 12 other countries as Storm Callum approaches. As we enjoy some sunshine today, the weather is going to take a turn for the worse tomorrow with the storm to hit on Thursday night. Strong southeast, veering southwest, winds […]

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Rosie McGrath, Julie McGrath and Sarah Rael at the Connect Kerry Hospitality Awards at Ballygarry House Hotel on Tuesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Style From The Connect Hospitality Awards (Part 2)

October 10, 2018 at 12:09 pm Comments are Disabled

EARLIER we brought you the results and glamour from a fantastic night at the Connect Kerry Hospitality Awards (click here for details of winners). Over 230 guests enjoyed a night of great food, company and entertainment as the people who make eating, drinking and staying in Kerry so special were […]

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Three Tralee Students Make Ireland U18 Basketball Squad

Three Tralee Students Make Ireland U18 Basketball Squad

October 10, 2018 at 11:57 am Comments are Disabled

THE Irish Under 18 basketball squad for the 2018/19 season was announced yesterday and features three Tralee teenagers. Mercy Mounthawk students Daire Kennelly and Leeroy Odiahio, and CBS The Green’s Rapolas Buivydas were named in the 23-player strong squad by Ireland Under 18 men’s head coach, Paul Kelleher. The three, who are […]

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Pictured at the  Government Offices in Killarney:  Moira Murrell, Chief Executive,, Kerry County Council, The Hon. Christopher Mitchelmore,  Minister of Tourism and Heritage, Government of Newfoundland Labrador,  Canada,  Minister of State, Brendan Griffin, TD, and John Griffin, Tourism Officer Kerry County Council.

Newfoundland Tourism Minister Visits Kerry

October 10, 2018 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

NEWFOUNDLAND’S Tourism and Heritage Minister, Hon. Christopher Mitchelmore, was in Kerry this week for talks with MInister of State, Brendan Griffin TD and Moira Murrell, Chief Executive, Kerry County Council, in  relation to the Valentia Trans-Atlantic Cable Project and possible UNESCO World Heritage designation. He later visited Valentia Island to meet members […]

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Knee And Hip Surgeries To Resume At University Hospital Kerry

Knee And Hip Surgeries To Resume At University Hospital Kerry

October 10, 2018 at 10:51 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Sinn Féin TD Martin Ferris has welcomed the announcement that hip and knee (arthoplasty) surgical procedures are to resume at University Hospital Kerry. General manager at UHK, Fearghal Grimes, apologised to patients who had been waiting a long time for procedures and they would soon be contacted by the […]

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Miriam Ferriter, Dingle Skellig Hotel, Aisling Flahive and Caroline Clancy of the Dingle Benner's Hotel at the Connect Kerry Hospitality Awards at Ballygarry House Hotel on Tuesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Glamour From The Connect Kerry Hospitality Awards (Part 1)

October 10, 2018 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were winners galore at the inaugural Connect Kerry Hospitality Awards last night at Ballygarry House Hotel. The lavish black-tie affair was attended by over 230 guests who enjoyed a fantastic meal and wonderful entertainment, despite the bad news from the budget earlier about the VAT increase for the hospitality […]

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