Archive for October 12th, 2018

Cllr Toireasa Ferris.

Kerry Sinn Féin To Hold Workers Rights Seminar

October 12, 2018 at 6:13 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Sinn Féin will host a workers rights meeting next week in the Gleneagle Hotel, Killarney. There will be two sessions on Saturday, October 20, one between 11am and 1pm focusing on Health Care workers and another focusing on those working in the hospitality sector between 1pm and 3pm. Cllr […]

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Young art makers in Listowel with artist Olive Stack, a workshop for Cruinniu na nÓg, funded though Creative Ireland Kerry earlier this year. Photo J Kelliher.

Creative Ireland Kerry Has 23 Projects Underway Or Planned In The County

October 12, 2018 at 3:06 pm Comments are Disabled

AN ambitious 5-year Culture and Creativity Strategy has been developed by the Kerry Culture Team and local Creative Ireland Kerry Coordinator Kate Kennelly. It was developed in consultation with local artists, creatives, cultural and heritage organisations, community groups, the creative industries, centres of education and schools. . “Kerry County Council […]

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Paul Browne who is off to the National Science Olympiad next month while Sean Sookarry won world championship medals in Portugal recently. Photo by Dermot Crean

CBS Students Excelling In Sport And Academia

October 12, 2018 at 2:21 pm Comments are Disabled

TWO CBS The Green students are shining in very different fields, one in the world of martial arts and the other in science maths. Paul Browne from Caherslee is preparing to head to the capital to show his academic prowess in the National Science Olympiad Competition on the basis of  his […]

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Law Advice: Looking At The Business Side Of The Budget

Law Advice: Looking At The Business Side Of The Budget

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

In  a new weekly column, Alex Hoffman, the newly appointed Associate Solicitor at Pierse McCarthy Lucey Solicitors, Ashe Street Tralee, says it’s “steady as she goes” as Minister for Public Expenditure, Paschal Donohoe unveils a cautious and subdued budget package… The headline provisions had all been well flagged and, unlike […]

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Members of the Prosper Kerry Dublin Working Group with Martin Shanahan, IDA. Pictured left to right are; Edel Fitzgerald, Stephen Fuller, Eamonn Sayers, Martin Shanahan, IDA; Mark Kenneally, Julianne O’Leary, John McElligott, Keelin Kissane and Martyn Rosney

Kerry Natives Meet Up In Dublin For ‘Prosper Kerry’ Event

October 12, 2018 at 11:36 am Comments are Disabled

ANOTHER Prosper Kerry event was held in the Guinness Enterprise Centre in Dublin on Wednesday, October 10th. Almost 100 Kerry people working in Dublin gathered to hear from Abbeydorney native Martin Shanahan, CEO of IDA Ireland about his career to date and the work the IDA is doing to attract […]

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Colm Cooper tackles John C O'Connor in the Kerins O'Rahillys v Dr Crokes match on Sunday in Strand Road. Photo by Dermot Crean

Four Things To Do Around Tralee This Weekend

October 12, 2018 at 10:07 am Comments are Disabled

The weather isn’t going to be great, but luckily most of the events mentioned below are indoors…apart from the football on Sunday when it’s supposed to be dry!… Friday 1. Table quiz… Tralee Rowing Club is inviting everyone to get their teams ready or join a table at the annual […]

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STORM UPDATE: Homes Without Power And Road Blockages Around Kerry

STORM UPDATE: Homes Without Power And Road Blockages Around Kerry

October 12, 2018 at 8:10 am Comments are Disabled

THERE are thousands of homes in Kerry without power and a number of road blockages due to Storm Callum. Kerry County Council crews have been responding since 6am to deal with the impact of Storm Callum across the county. The Council’s Emergency Management Team met at 6.30am to review the […]

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