Archive for November 21st, 2018

Brendan O'Connell taking part in last year's Polar Plunge.

Tralee Bay Swimming Club Wants You To Be ‘Freezin’ For A Reason’

November 21, 2018 at 5:10 pm Comments are Disabled

A GREAT event to ‘warm’ up for the Christmas swim takes place in a couple of weeks in Fenit to raise funds for a great cause. On Sunday December 9, members of Tralee Bay Swimming Club will host The Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Ireland. This is a great organisation […]

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Writer in Residence Annemarie Ní Churreáin

Kerry Poets’ Work To Be Featured In New Anthology

November 21, 2018 at 4:34 pm Comments are Disabled

‘STILL In The Dreaming’, a new anthology of poetry by Kerry poets will be launched next week. The title of the anthology ‘Still In The Dreaming’ takes its name from a reference by Kerry scholar John Moriarty who described the county landscape as ‘still in the dreaming’. The book includes […]

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Tears For Fears

Tears For Fears To Play The INEC In January

November 21, 2018 at 12:53 pm Comments are Disabled

THEY ruled the pop world for a time in the 1980s and now Tears for Fears will bring their ‘Rule the World’ Tour to the INEC Killarney in January. They will play the venue on Wednesday January 30. Tickets from €46.00 available this Friday at 10am from A mélange […]

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Mary Lou McDonald.

Mary Lou McDonald To Speak At Rural Revival Conference In Castleisland

November 21, 2018 at 11:47 am Comments are Disabled

A CONFERENCE will take place in the River Island Hotel Castleisland on this Saturday, November 24, at 6.30pm which will discuss ways in which life can be brought back to rural Ireland. The keynote speaker on the evening will be Uachtarán Shinn Féin, Mary Lou McDonald TD. Panellists will include: […]

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Roger Casement Commemoration This Sunday In Banna

Roger Casement Commemoration This Sunday In Banna

November 21, 2018 at 11:35 am Comments are Disabled

THE Roger Casement Commemoration will take place this Sunday at 3pm at the Banna Strand Memorial. This occasion will mark the 50th anniversary of the unveiling of the monument. A talk will be given by Dr Tim Horgan, author of the recently published ‘Fighting for the Cause’, and a wreath […]

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At the presentation of a cheque to Kerry Hospice on Tuesday were, from left; Mary Shanahan (Kerry Hospice), Rachel Gardiner, Joe Hennebery (Kerry Hospice), Claire Keyes and Jayne Roche. Photo by Dermot Crean

Coffee Morning In Memory Of Máiréad Raises Over €1,000 For Kerry Hospice

November 21, 2018 at 11:24 am Comments are Disabled

FRIENDS and colleagues of a young woman who passed away in the summer, raised over €1,000 for Kerry Hospice after they held a fundraising event in her memory. Mairead Cussen was just 37 years old when she died at the Palliative Care Unit at UHK on July 27. The married […]

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Producer Conor Keane and RTE Radio 1 Documentary On One series producer, Liam O'Brien, at the awards in Barcelona.

Kerry Man Dedicates International Award To Irish Women Whose Lives Were Destroyed By Catholic Church

November 21, 2018 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

A KERRY man was in Barcelona this week to collect the top prize at the 65th Premios Ondas Awards were presented in Barcelona, and he dedicated the award to Irish women who suffered at the hands of the Catholic Church. The RTÉ Radio 1 Documentary On One production ‘In Shame, […]

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Lidl Tralee Teams Up With Jigsaw For Christmas Shopping Supermarket Sweep

Lidl Tralee Teams Up With Jigsaw For Christmas Shopping Supermarket Sweep

November 21, 2018 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

LIDL has teamed up with charity partner Jigsaw to offer customers a chance to win their entire Christmas shopping for €1 in The Lidl Trolley Dash. Winners will be challenged to a ‘Supermarket Sweep’ style dash around their local Lidl store to grab as much of their Christmas shopping as possible […]

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