Archive for November 8th, 2018

A performer in the parade. Photo by Dermot Crean

The Circus Festival Has Come To Town And There’s Loads To See And Do

November 8, 2018 at 4:31 pm Comments are Disabled

PERFORMERS from all over the country and beyond are in Tralee this week as the annual National Circus Festival of Ireland kicked off today. The festival, which continues until Sunday, will see shows, workshops, street entertainment, parades and more over the next few days. Organised by Tralee man Con Horgan, […]

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One of two plaques unveiled for Tralee's World War I dead. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Commemoration On Sunday In Tralee To Mark Centenary Of End Of WW1

November 8, 2018 at 4:03 pm Comments are Disabled

THE public is invited to a wreath-laying ceremony this Sunday morning in Tralee to mark the centenary of the end of World War 1. Organised by Tralee  Municipal District, the commemoration will take place at the WWI memorial at Ballymullen (opposite The Munster Bar). It will begin at 11am with […]

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Met Eireann.

Status Yellow Wind And Rain Warnings For Kerry

November 8, 2018 at 2:10 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S going to be a wet and windy Friday if Met Eireann’s latest forcast is correct. They have issued Status Yellow wind and rain warnings to affect Kerry for tomorrow. The Status Yellow wind warning is for Munster with Southeasterly winds reaching mean speeds of 50 to 65km/h with gusts of 90 […]

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Mayor Wants Green Flag For Our Town Park

Mayor Wants Green Flag For Our Town Park

November 8, 2018 at 1:51 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council is to apply to An Taisce for the Green Flag for our Town Park. Mayor of Tralee Cllr Graham Spring put forward the motion, at Monday’s meeting of Tralee Municipal District councillors, to consider applying for the the Green Flag considering the reception that this award receives […]

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Barrack Lane To Be Spruced Up In Time For Christmas

Barrack Lane To Be Spruced Up In Time For Christmas

November 8, 2018 at 10:37 am Comments are Disabled

THERE are plans for further upgrades to Barrack Lane in time for Christmas. At the meeting of Tralee Municipal District councillors on Monday, Cllr Norma Foley expressed disappointment at the current state of the laneway and said she hoped something would be done to improve its appearance, considering the money […]

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Special guest Pamela Flood will join host Deirdre Walsh at the Talkabout Christmas Tea Party on Sunday November 18.

Radio Kerry Invites Ladies To The ‘Talkabout Tea Party’

November 8, 2018 at 9:59 am Comments are Disabled

THE second Radio Kerry ‘TalkAbout Christmas Tea Party’ has been announced for Ballygarry House Hotel on Sunday, November 18 with special guest, TV star Pamela Flood. Hosted by presenter Deirdre Walsh, the theme for this year’s event is ‘Looking good as you age’ with the focus on women in their […]

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Students dress up for Love Literature Week at Presentation Tralee. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Dressing Up For Presentation Tralee’s Love Literature Week

November 8, 2018 at 9:39 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were witches, Harry Potters, the Queen of Hearts and Mrs Brown’s Boys aplenty in Presentation Secondary School Tralee yesterday as they celebrated another Love Literature Week with a special ‘Dress In Character Day’. It was one event in the highly anticipated, high octane extravaganza taking place from Monday to Friday […]

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