Archive for November, 2018

Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Juvenile Club News

November 20, 2018 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

SCÓLÁIREACHTÍ GAELTACHTA: Now is the time for club members to plan for a Gaeltacht summer ‘holiday’ in 2019! The GAA can provide financial assistance. Contact should be made with club officials immediately after Christmas…to avoid disappointment! Ná cuir do leas ar cairde – cairde go lá cairde go geo….don’t procrastinate! […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

November 20, 2018 at 6:06 pm 0 comments

Men’s Results 1.James O’Halloran (6) 33 Points. 2.Sean Corcoran (9) 31 Points. 3.Padraig Moynihan (9) 31 Points. 4.Pat Stack (5) 30 Points Cards processed 79. Fixtures: Tuesday 20th Nov – Singles Saturday 24th Nov – Casual Golf / Junior Golf Sunday 25th Nov – Whiskey Singles – 14 Holes Saturday […]

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Waterford County Association President Michael McGrath presents prizes to Ladies Grade D Doubles Champions Elaine Hudson (Moyvane) left and Maeve Twomey (Killarney) right at the Waterford Invitational Open last weekend. 

Kerry Badminton Association News

November 20, 2018 at 6:02 pm 0 comments

By Colm Griffin Waterford Invitational Open All roads led to Cappoquin last weekend for Kerry players in Grade C and Grade D (Kerry Div 1 and 2). Thankfully many of the players from the Kingdom were on song on the day as it proved to be a very successful event […]

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Shaun O'Shea of Sigmar Recruitment.

Sigmar Launches Talent Hub In Tralee And Looks To Fill Positions

November 20, 2018 at 5:57 pm 0 comments

TWENTY of the 60 jobs announced a few months ago in Sigmar Recruitment have been filled. The news comes as the company launched its European Talent Hub in Liber House, Monavalley, today. The jobs for the town were announced back in August following the company’s one billion-euro partnership with French giant Groupe […]

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Three classics come back to Tralee Omniplex.

Omniplex To Screen Christmas Classics In December For #BringItBack Season

November 20, 2018 at 3:59 pm 0 comments

TRALEE Omniplex is getting all seasonal with the screening of three classic Christmas movies (and one not so old) as part of their #BringItBack season. This Friday sees them re-screen the much-loved musical, ‘The Greatest Showman’ due to popular demand. Starring Hugh Jackman, the movie was a massive success when released […]

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Martin Moore, Paige and Mags Quillinan, Aoife Moynihan, Maura Sullivan, Mary and Deirdre Moore with 'Jazz' launching the Santa Fun Run at Tralee Wetlands on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

‘Be A Claus For A Cause’ At The Santa Fun Run

November 20, 2018 at 3:21 pm 0 comments

TRALEE will once again play host to the annual ever-popular Santa Fun Run on Sunday, December 16 and everyone is invited to ‘be a Claus for a cause’. Now in its’ sixth year this event has gone from strength to strength as families get into the Christmas spirit by coming out to participate, […]

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On the Shores of Lough Lein, Killarney National Park, County Kerry, where Kerry Fine Gael TD and Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin announced  Over €700,000 in Government funding is being allocated  for two Kerry tourism projects, €500,000 of which being  allocated for Tomies Wood carpark and walk in Beaufort.
The Junior Minister also says €208,000 will be used for a major upgrade of the Dingle Way including path maintenance and restoration. The Minister met with various voluntary organisations involved with the Tomies Wood Project, on Tuesday morning, from left, Michael Spillane, Fossa Way, Padruig O’Sullivan, National Parks and Wildlife Service, Niamh O’Shea, President Kerry Branch Irish Hotels Federation, and  Paul O’Neill, President of Killarney Chamber of Tourism and Commerce.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan/FREE PIC***/20/11/2018

Two Kerry Tourism Projects Receive €708,000 In Funding

November 20, 2018 at 1:13 pm 0 comments

TWO tourism projects in Kerry have been allocated €708,000 in funding from the State. Local tourism industry chiefs have been working on the development of a looped walk, along the shores of the iconic Lakes of Killarney, which will encompass some of the most spectacular scenery in the country. Confirmation […]

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The Britain's Got Talent team are coming back to Tralee.

‘Britain’s Got Talent’ Auditions In Tralee This Week

November 20, 2018 at 12:32 pm 0 comments

IT’S one of the most popular shows in the UK and Ireland and now you have a chance to audition to see if you have what it takes to be a star. Britain’s Got Talent is looking for people in Tralee and Kerry to head along to auditions in town […]

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Gardaí Look For Information On Criminal Damage Incidents

Gardaí Look For Information On Criminal Damage Incidents

November 20, 2018 at 10:36 am 0 comments

GARDAI in Tralee are investigating cases of criminal damage on businesses in town over the past couple of weeks. The window of the Phonewatch business on Denny Street was broken between the night of Monday, November 12 and the morning of Tuesday, November 13. Also, Gardai are reiterating their appeal […]

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Looking forward to the annual St John's Bazaar were, from left; Vincent O'Sullivan, Eileen Murrihy, Celine O'Callaghan, Nora Maher, Margaret Crean, Fr Tadhg Fitzgerald, Bridie O'Connor, Mary Hayes, John Murphy and Ita Behan. Photo by Dermot Crean

Fantastic Prizes Up For Grabs At Annual St John’s Parish Bazaar

November 20, 2018 at 10:15 am 0 comments

IT’S that time of year again when people gather over a weekend in KDYS Denny Street for the St. John’s Parish annual Bazaar. Taking place from Friday 30th November to Sunday 2nd December, as always, there will be plenty on offer – raffles and auctions galore – everything from 2019 […]

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Rose Of Tralee And Mayor To Light Up Tralee For Christmas This Saturday

Rose Of Tralee And Mayor To Light Up Tralee For Christmas This Saturday

November 20, 2018 at 9:50 am 0 comments

THE Rose of Tralee, Kirsten Mate Maher, and the Mayor of Tralee, Cllr Graham Spring, will switch on the Christmas Lights in The Square, Tralee at 5pm this Saturday, heralding the start of five weeks of Festive fun in Kerry’s Shopping Capital. Tralee boasts the most colourful and decorative Christmas […]

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Keith Jumper

Warriors Strengthen Squad With New American Signing

November 20, 2018 at 9:37 am 0 comments

GARVEY’S Tralee Warriors have signed 24 year old American, Keith Jumper, to their squad ahead of a number of key fixtures in both Super League and the Pat Duffy National Cup in the coming weeks. Jumper, a 6’8’’ power forward from South Carolina, was signed earlier this week, and will […]

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John Mitchels GAA Club News

John Mitchels GAA Club News

November 19, 2018 at 9:29 pm 0 comments

John Mitchels Annual General Meeting: Please note that the AGM will take place at 12.00 noon Saturday December 1st 2018 in Chamfers Club House, John Joe Sheehy Road. This is a very important annual event for the Club as we look back on the achievements for 2018 and look forward […]

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Abbeydorney GAA Club News

Abbeydorney GAA Club News

November 19, 2018 at 5:42 pm 0 comments

  SCHOOLS HURLING : Congratulations to Oisin Maunsell- Captain, Mikey Clifford, Ruairi Donovan and Gavin Slattery who were part of the Causeway Comprehensive School team that defeated Blackwater Community College of Waterford in the Corn Shéamuis Uí Dhonnchú U16.5 B Munster Hurling Championship Final by 6pts. SENIOR CLUB AGM : The […]

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Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

November 19, 2018 at 5:01 pm 0 comments

10K announced: Our annual 10k and 5k road races will take place on Sunday 27th Jan 2019 commencing at 11.oo am from the club house. The routes will be same as in previous years, entries can be made on line @ niftyentries.com – such is the interest in this event, […]

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Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

November 19, 2018 at 4:54 pm 0 comments

END OF SEASON: Minor Football: Our Minors competed in four competitions during the 2018 season reaching the finals in three – winning one, losing one and with one still to be played. Their win was in the Twon League – defeating Na Gaeil by 10-15 to 3-2. They lost in […]

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Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

November 19, 2018 at 4:48 pm 0 comments

Lotto Results 12/11/2018 Venue: Kielduff Community centre Jackpot: €7,300 Numbers Drawn 3,7,15,25 NO WINNER Lucky Dip Winners … 1. Margaruite Leen c/o  D.Lynch 2. Pat McDonnell Ballymac 3. Caoimhe Dillon c/o T. Riordan 4. Pat McDonnell Ballymac 5. Joe Leen Chutehall Seller: Diarmuid Lynch Next weeks Jackpot : €7,400 Venue: […]

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Na Gaeil GAA Club News

November 19, 2018 at 4:44 pm 0 comments

Annual Mass   Our annual mass for club members with special remembrance of our deceased members will take place in the clubhouse on Thursday November 22nd at 8.30pm. All are welcome. Race Night     A date for your diary. On Friday 30th November we are holding an all sponsored Race Night to […]

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St Pats

St Pats GAA Club News

November 19, 2018 at 4:39 pm 0 comments

Lotto There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 05, 20, 26 & 29. The five €30 consolation prizes went to Marguerite Trant Curraheen, Paul O’Brien Tralee, Therese Enright Annagh, Moss Trant Curraheen and John Keane c/o Keane’s Bar. Next week’s Lotto will […]

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Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

November 19, 2018 at 4:34 pm 0 comments

Sympathy: All here at Milltown/Castlemaine GAA wish to extend our deepest sympathies to the family of the late Weeshie Fogarty. Everyone who listened to Weeshie, met him at a game or knew him personally will agree he was a true legend of both the broadcasting and GAA worlds. Our thoughts […]

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Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

November 19, 2018 at 4:28 pm 0 comments

Launch Night Tralee Adult Camogie Revival Fri 23 Nov: Tralee Parnells will officially launch the revival of adult camogie in the Tralee area on Friday, November 23 at 8:00PM at the Meadowlands Hotel. We welcome potential players, aged 16 and upwards; there is no maximum age limit; no previous experience […]

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Third year students at Presentation Secondary School in Tralee who received First Aid certificates from the Tralee Branch of the Irish Red Cross on Monday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Pres Girls Receive Certificates From Irish Red Cross

November 19, 2018 at 2:57 pm 0 comments

PRESENTATION Secondary School third year students took part in a very worthwhile course earlier this year. They participated in First Aid training provided by the Irish Red Cross in May and received certs on Monday morning. This is a very important life skill for the students to have. They can use […]

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Two Further Arrests Made In Relation To Ongoing Criminal Activies In Killarney Area

Two Further Arrests Made In Relation To Ongoing Criminal Activies In Killarney Area

November 19, 2018 at 2:36 pm 0 comments

FOLLOWING three arrests made last Thursday in Killarney as part of a Criminal Assets Bureau/Kerry Division Money Laundering Operation, a further two related arrests have been made this morning in Clondalkin, and they are being detained in Clondalkin Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984. Both […]

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Representatives from Maherees Coastal Area, receiving their award for the Special Awards category, at the IPB 'Pride of Place' awards ceremony in association with Co-operation Ireland at City Hall, Cork.
Included are, Dr Christopher Moran, chairman of Co-operation Ireland, George Jones, chairman of IPB Insurance and Tom Dowling, chairperson of Pride of Place.
Picture: David Keane.

17.11.2018

PHOTOS: Kerry Community Groups Honoured At Pride Of Place Awards

November 19, 2018 at 10:45 am 0 comments

THE Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Cllr Norma Foley has congratulated the three Kerry community groups which were honoured at the annual Irish Public Bodies (IPB) Pride of Place awards held in Cork City Hall on Saturday evening. Blackwater Women’s Group and Maharees Coastal Area received a Special Award for their work while Killorglin’s K-Fest was […]

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Host Deirdre Walsh (centre) with special guests Pamela Flood and Mary O'Donnell at the Radio Kerry Talkabout Tea Party at Ballygarry House Hotel on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Ladies Looking Stylish At ‘Talkabout’ Event In Ballygarry

November 19, 2018 at 10:20 am 0 comments

THERE was a large attendance at the second Radio Kerry ‘TalkAbout Tea Party’ at Ballygarry House Hotel on Sunday afternoon for music, fashion, beauty tips and great food. Hosted by presenter Deirdre Walsh, the theme for this year’s event was ‘Looking good as you age’ with the focus on women […]

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Expert To Give Free Talk On Healthy Eating For Older People At Tralee Library

Expert To Give Free Talk On Healthy Eating For Older People At Tralee Library

November 19, 2018 at 10:14 am 0 comments

A FREE event aimed at older people will take place at Tralee Library this week. “Eat Well, Age Well – Healthy Eating for Older People” is a talk by Niamh O’Connor, Dietician and Nutrition Consultant and takes place this Thursday morning at 11am. Topics will include : what does a […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Liam Ryan

REPORT/PHOTOS: Warriors Back To Winning Ways After Victory In Galway

November 19, 2018 at 10:09 am 0 comments

Alan Cantwell saw Garvey’s Tralee Warriors get back to winning ways on the road on Saturday night in the Men’s Super League 2018/2019 – Round 7… Maree 92 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors 99 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors got back to winning ways with a 99-92 win over Maree at the Calasanctius College […]

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Cllrs Pa Daly and Toireasa Ferris.

Sitting Sinn Fein Cllrs To Contest Local Elections For Tralee Electoral Area Next Year

November 18, 2018 at 4:45 pm 0 comments

CLLRS Pa Daly and Toireasa Ferris will be Sinn Fein’s candidates in the local elections for the Tralee Electoral Area next year. Sinn Féin members met in the River Island Hotel on Saturday evening to select candidates to go forward for next years local elections in the Tralee Municipal District, which comprises both Tralee and […]

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The late Weeshie Fogarty.

Tributes Paid To Broadcasting Legend Weeshie Fogarty

November 18, 2018 at 2:31 pm 1 comment

THERE is great sadness around the county and beyond today at the passing of Weeshie Fogarty. Weeshie was the voice of Kerry sport for many years on Radio Kerry and the station posted a tribute on their facebook page earlier today. It reads; “It is with profound sadness that we […]

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Chloe O'Connor, Ellie McElligott, Claire Fealey and Síofra O'Shea at the Kerry Ladies Football Awards Night in the Rose Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Awards Night Celebrates Year In Kerry Ladies Gaelic Football

November 18, 2018 at 12:28 pm 0 comments

OVER 260 people attended the annual Kerry Ladies Gaelic Football annual awards on Saturday night in the Rose Hotel. It was a night to celebrate the achievements of teams and players at all age levels. Pride of place went to under 14 team who won the Munster title and the […]

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