Archive for January 10th, 2019

Frustration That People With Mobility Issues Could Not Access Graveyard Over Three Days At Christmas

Frustration That People With Mobility Issues Could Not Access Graveyard Over Three Days At Christmas

January 10, 2019 at 5:00 pm Comments are Disabled

THE issue of the main gates to Rath Cemetery being closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and St Stephen’s Day was brought up by two councillors at Monday’s meeting of Tralee Municipal District. Sinn Féin Cllr Toireasa Ferris said she was contacted by a recently widowed woman who was spending her […]

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Action from the Mercy Mounthawk v CBS The Green game. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Mounthawk Wins A Thriller Against CBS To Go Through To Schools Cup Final

January 10, 2019 at 3:38 pm Comments are Disabled

WHAT a game. What an atmosphere! Tralee Sports Complex was packed to capacity on Thursday afternoon to see Mercy Mounthawk take on CBS The Green in an all-Tralee U19A National Subway Schools Cup Semi-Final. In a thrilling game, it took overtime to separate the sides and Mercy Mounthawk emerged victorious […]

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Aisling Hogan, Andrea Kerins, Rachel Roche and Michelle Naughton at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel staff Christmas Party at Kirby's Brogue Inn on Wednesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Well-Earned Night Out At The Brogue For Ballyroe Heights Hotel Staff

January 10, 2019 at 12:36 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER hosting parties, weddings and debs balls over the Christmas and New Year period, the staff at Ballyroe Heights Hotel finally got a chance to get together for a night out on Wednesday. Over 50 of them gathered at Kirby’s Brogue Inn for a well-deserved night of great food and […]

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Jack Ferguson, Tralee, presenting a cheque for 3,475 EURO to the chairman Kerry Hospice Foundation Joe Hennebery, Tralee Branch, for the Palliative Care Unit at University Hospital Kerry, proceeds from Disco's, and Collections, pictured with his friends who helped in the events, and collections, from left David O'Brien, Jack Ferguson, Joe Hennebery, chairman KHF, Tralee Branch, Shane O'Sullivan, and missing from photo Tim Dennehy who helped in the collections. Photo: John Cleary.

Friends Raise Nearly €3,500 For Palliative Care Unit

January 10, 2019 at 10:54 am Comments are Disabled

FOUR local men were at Kerry Hospice Foundation on Wednesday to present a cheque for €3,475 after a series of fundraisers over the past few months. Jack Ferguson (DJ Fergie), David O’Brien, Tim Dennehy and Shane O’Sullivan took part in a Movember Challenge, while a number of DJ gigs around […]

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Gary O’Sullivan Among Special Guests At Kerry Supporters Club Social

Gary O’Sullivan Among Special Guests At Kerry Supporters Club Social

January 10, 2019 at 10:48 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry GAA Supporters club annual social takes place on  January 19 in the Ballygarry House Hotel and will honour achievements of successful Kerry teams. The highlight was the five in a row of All Ireland minor titles and captain Paul O’Shea and former minor manager Peter Keane will be […]

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WATCH: The Extent Of Pollution Just Beyond The Wetlands In Tralee

WATCH: The Extent Of Pollution Just Beyond The Wetlands In Tralee

January 10, 2019 at 10:34 am 3 comments

A LOCAL man has highlighted the extent of the rubbish washed up in Tralee bay in a video uploaded this week. Jack O’Callaghan’s YouTube video shows that rubbish is washing up in the area near the Wetlands and the railway track running to Blennerville. He is hoping people can put […]

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WATCH: Ardfert Woman’s Reaction To Great White Shark Near Australian Beach

WATCH: Ardfert Woman’s Reaction To Great White Shark Near Australian Beach

January 10, 2019 at 9:27 am Comments are Disabled

A VIDEO of an Irish woman’s reaction to a Great White Shark has been featured on a few websites this morning and she’s from Ardfert. A news channel in Sydney, Australia featured a segment about a person who uses drones to find sharks near beaches and Clare Dwyer from Ardfert […]

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