Archive for April 5th, 2019

Michelle Parker, Irene Okunbor and Clíona O'Connor at the IT Tralee Clubs and Societies Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Style From The IT Tralee Clubs And Societies Ball (Part 1)

April 5, 2019 at 5:00 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Ballyroe Heights Hotel was once again the venue last night for the annual IT Tralee Clubs and Societies Ball. Around 350 students from the college attended and it was a chance to celebrate student participation and achievement in the college’s clubs and societies. There were also four special awards […]

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Louise Quill (second from right) next to her husband Derek O'Connor, with Deirdre Burke and Maureen Murphy at the table quiz in aid of Tír na nÓg Orphanage at Na Gaeil Clubhouse on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Helping Out An African Orphanage At Table Quiz In Na Gaeil

April 5, 2019 at 2:42 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was great support for a table quiz last night in the Na Gaeil GAA Clubhouse, to help out an orphanage founded by a Tralee woman. The annual table quiz in aid of the Tír na nÓg orphanage in Tanzania was contested by 14 tables and much needed funds were […]

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Ewes on the Move….at Lough Accose, Glencar Co Kerry. Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan

Insightful App To Guide You On The Kerry Way

April 5, 2019 at 1:48 pm Comments are Disabled

AN innovative app, showcasing the heritage and folklore of the Kerry Way walking route, has been launched by EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan in South Kerry today. The App, developed by Béaloideas Chiarraí/Kerry Folklore, identifies particular points of interests for walkers along the route as well as enabling them listen […]

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Brenda O'Connell, Helen Pierse and Leanne Houseman at the Tralee Imperials awards night at The Rose Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Imperials Look Back On Another Year Of Growth At Awards Night

April 5, 2019 at 1:06 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S been a great season for basketball in Tralee and a local club looked back on the year at its annual awards on Thursday night. There was a big crowd in The Rose Hotel as Tralee Imperials players received awards with three Tralee Warriors, Daire Kennelly, Eoin Quigley and Darragh […]

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County Buildings To Go Orange For National Arthritis Week

County Buildings To Go Orange For National Arthritis Week

April 5, 2019 at 11:00 am 1 comment

NATIONAL Arthritis Week takes place from April 8-14 and will see county buildings in Tralee and Killarney lit up orange to raise awareness. Also, to encourage people living with arthritis and other related conditions to be more active and increase their range of motion, the Kerry Branch of Arthritis Ireland […]

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Rose O'Keeffe, Suzanne Boyle and Fiona Griffin at 'Much Ado About The Bard' at The Ballymac Bar on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Much Ado About The First Night Of Comedy Plays At Ballymac Bar

April 5, 2019 at 9:26 am Comments are Disabled

IF you’re looking for something different to go to over the next couple of nights, then head to the Ballymac Bar for some pub theatre. The bar in Boherbee hosted the opening night of ‘Much Ado About The Bard’ on Thursday where punters enjoyed two comedy plays related to the […]

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Cathy Troth, Orlagh Winters and Theresa Kelliher at the launch of the Turning Tide Creative Project at Maddens on Milk Market Lane on Thursday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Huge Turnout At Maddens For Launch Of ‘Turning Tide’ Initiative

April 5, 2019 at 9:22 am 1 comment

MADDENS Creative Hub on Milk Market Lane opened its doors last night to the businesses and people of Tralee town to give details of a special project. Creative director of Maddens, Rebekah Wall, welcomed a full house to the ‘Turning Tide’ initiative, which promises to showcase the best of our town […]

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At the launch of the Kerry Hospice Good Friday walks at the Palliative Care Unit on Thursday evening were, front from left; Maura Sullivan, Dr Patricia Sheahan, Deirdre Walsh, Breda Moynihan, Joe Hennebery and Mairead Fernane. At back; Maura Casey, Eilish Herlihy, Tina Bolger, Ted Moynihan, Michael 'Fox' Connor, Mary Shanahan Norma Lee and Noreen O'Leary.  Photo by Dermot Crean

People Urged To Hit The Road For Kerry Hospice Good Friday Walks

April 5, 2019 at 9:15 am Comments are Disabled

APRIL 19 will see many people in various parts of the county take to the roads for the Annual Good Friday walks. Over the years, a huge amount of money has been raised for the KHF along with the Palliative Care Unit. This annual walk was the brainchild of the […]

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