Archive for October 18th, 2018

Gardaí To Conduct Operation ‘Slow Down’ For 24 Hours From Friday Morning

Gardaí To Conduct Operation ‘Slow Down’ For 24 Hours From Friday Morning

October 18, 2018 at 5:45 pm Comments are Disabled

AN Garda Síochána in Kerry and all over the country will conduct a national speed enforcement operation “Slow Down”, supported by the Road Safety Authority (RSA) and other stakeholders, for a 24 hour period from 7am on Friday to 7am on Saturday. The objective is to reduce the number of […]

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Grace O'Donnell, Catherine White and Mary Griffin at the Connect Kerry Business Breakfast at Croí Restaurant to celebrate National Women's Enterprise Day. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Connect Kerry Breakfast To Mark Women’s Enterprise Day

October 18, 2018 at 4:28 pm Comments are Disabled

A SPECIAL event was held on Thursday morning to mark National Women’s Enterprise Day at Croí Restaurant. Organised by Connect Kerry’s Margaret Kissane, the event consisted of a delicious breakfast, followed by a number of guest speakers. They included Dr Mary McCaffrey who spoke on the topic of ‘Healthy Body, […]

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Mercy Mounthawk students Diana Meriaki  and Jessica Murphy with teacher Eimear Nolan. The students have qualified for a national science competition final next month. Photo by Dermot Crean

Mercy Mounthawk Students Make Final Of National Science Competition

October 18, 2018 at 4:00 pm Comments are Disabled

TWO fifth year students at Mercy Mounthawk have made the final of a national science competition next month. Jessica Murphy and Diana Meriaki  qualified for the Boston Scientific Medical Devices Grand Award at the SciFest 2018 National Final which will take place in the Marino Conference Centre in Dublin on November 9. […]

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Mike Curran.

GoFundMe Campaign To Get Kerry Man To Rehabilitation Facility

October 18, 2018 at 2:21 pm Comments are Disabled

A GOFUNDME page to help a Waterville man who suffered a traumatic brain injury has already reached halfway to their €50,000 target to help move him to a rehab facility. Mike Curran was hit by a car in France in late September.  He is in hospital in France and needs to […]

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Donal Hunt, Mike O'Neill and Tara Shine will be speakers at GLAN Tralee talks over the next month.

GLAN Tralee To Host Series Of Tralee Climate Action Talks and Workshops

October 18, 2018 at 11:24 am Comments are Disabled

GLAN Tralee in association with Siamsa Tire, Transition Kerry,  Kerry County Council, Tralee Chamber Alliance, IT Tralee, Clean Coasts and the Imperial Hotel will host a series of talks on October 23 and  November 22 to demonstrate how small changes in our own behaviour will make a big difference to […]

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Marissa Carter (centre) with Fidelma Rahilly, Mary O'Sullivan, Bridie Collins and Joanne Fleming at her Make-Up Masterclass at CH Tralee on Wednesday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Another Huge Turnout For Make-Up Masterclass At CH Tralee

October 18, 2018 at 10:52 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a packed audience upstairs at CH Tralee for the second time in five days on Wednesday night. On Saturday around 115 people listened to beauty advice and tips from top blogger Lisa Jordan and a similar number turned up this time to see another businesswoman. Famed beauty entrepreneur, […]

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Dr Mary McCaffrey

Scotia Clinic To Host Fertility Information Evening For Couples

October 18, 2018 at 10:51 am Comments are Disabled

THE Scotia Clinic, in conjunction with Sims IVF Cork, are hosting an information evening for couples undergoing, or about to start, fertility treatments in the Brehon Hotel, Killarney on this Friday, October 19 at 7.30pm. Approximately 1: 6 couples experience difficulties in becoming pregnant. The process of deciding on what […]

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Shane McElligott looks for a teammate.  Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Hurling All-Stars To Be Chosen This Friday

October 18, 2018 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Hurling All Stars Presentation which was postponed as a mark of respect to the family of the Lixnaw G.A.A Chairman Paul Wallace has been rescheduled, and will now take place on this Friday night, October 19, in the Abbeydorney G.A.A Complex, with proceedings commencing at 8pm. The concept […]

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