Archive for January 26th, 2019

Comedian Chris Kent (second from right) with John Harmon, Finbarr Canty and Barry Duggan at the Blasket Comedy Club on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Super Stand-Up Show From Chris Kent At Blasket Comedy Club

January 26, 2019 at 1:27 pm Comments are Disabled

CORK comic, Chris Kent, got the Blasket Comedy Club off to a great start for 2019, as he performed his stand-up last night. With material involving fatherhood, being snitched on to the dole officer, the philosophy of Will Smith, healthy eating and much more, Chris showed he’s a very, very […]

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Ian O'Connell with Michael Horgan, Breda Doona, Michael O'Connell, Nora O'Connell and John Doona at the Lee Strand Garda Youth Awards at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Kerry’s Youth Commended At The Lee Strand/Kerry Garda Youth Achievement Awards

January 26, 2019 at 1:03 pm Comments are Disabled

OVER 250 people from across the county attended the Lee Strand/Kerry Garda Youth Achievement Awards 2018 in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel in Tralee on Friday night. The evening commenced with dinner and was followed by a presentation of 24 awards, accompanied with an inspiring citation of each winner’s achievements. Twenty […]

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Deborah Sanderson and Karen Soffe at the 80s disco fundraiser in The Rose Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Having The Time Of Their Lives At 80s Disco In The Rose Hotel

January 26, 2019 at 11:35 am Comments are Disabled

IT was like an explosion in a rainbow factory on Friday night as the Lee Suite in The Rose Hotel was transformed for an 80s night fundraiser. Around 350 people bought tickets for the event and many of them made a fantastic effort  dressing up as Slash, Adam Ant, Mr […]

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Instructor Tara O'Sullivan in front with Kerry ETB trainees and models taking part in the

Kerry ETB Beauticians Get Creative For National Skills Competition

January 26, 2019 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

COMPETITORS went head to head (literally) at Kerry ETB Training Centre this week in a bid to represent Kerry in the All-Ireland Beauty Therapy Skills Final in the RDS this March. Taking place at the Monavalley centre, members of the public 9am-3pm to come and observe the best of the […]

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Know Your Rights: Jobseeker’s Benefit And Subsidiary Employment 

January 26, 2019 at 10:59 am Comments are Disabled

Know Your Rights has been compiled by Kerry Citizens Information Service which provides a free and confidential service to the public… Question: I was working full-time and was also doing a few hours with another company in the evenings. I recently lost my full-time job. Can I claim Jobseeker’s Benefit and […]

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Samuel L. Jackson in 'Glass'.

McCann At The Movies: A Case Of ‘Glass’ Half-Empty In Limp End To Supernatural Trilogy

January 26, 2019 at 10:59 am Comments are Disabled

John McCann says ‘Glass’ is a missed opportunity to end M. Night Shyamalan’s trilogy on a high note… THOSE familiar with the work of M.Night Shyamalan will know that his career in film resembles somewhat of a rollercoaster ride with the heights of such features as ‘The Sixth Sense’ and […]

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