Archive for April 12th, 2019

Cha-cha the Camino for CRY with Aidan O'Mahony!  Five time All-Ireland winner and the country's first winner of Dancing With The Stars, Aidan O’Mahony, is calling on the public to join him in walking the Camino de Santiago to raise vital funds for Cardiac Risk in Young (CRY) Ireland to save young lives from Sudden Cardiac Death on 7-14th September. Pictured at the launch from left; are Liam Herlihy from CRY and Aidan O' Mahony. To find out how you can join Aidan on the Camino see cry.ie. Pic: Pauline Dennigan

Fancy Going For A Trek With Aidan?

April 12, 2019 at 8:16 pm Comments are Disabled

FIVE-TIME All-Ireland winner and the country’s first winner of Dancing With The Stars, Aidan O’Mahony, is calling on the public to join him in walking the Camino de Santiago to raise vital funds for Cardiac Risk in Young (CRY) Ireland on September 7-14. The Camino is a walk anyone can […]

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Someone In Kerry Won €50,000 In This Week’s Prize Bonds Draw

Someone In Kerry Won €50,000 In This Week’s Prize Bonds Draw

April 12, 2019 at 7:07 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS week’s Prize Bond Star Prize of €50,000 goes to lucky Prize Bond number AET611407 held in Kerry. The lucky bond was purchased in 2016.  There were over 4,600 prizes awarded in this week’s Prize Bond Draw, amounting to over €298,000. In addition to a €1 million prize awarded on […]

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Unique Coding Opportunity Comes To Kerry

Unique Coding Opportunity Comes To Kerry

April 12, 2019 at 4:44 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY ETB Training Centre and Code Institute are offering 14 fully-funded places on their upcoming Software Development Diploma (Full Stack) qualification which starts on May 27 in Tralee. In a first for Kerry, this accelerated bootcamp programme is the only classroom version of this highly acclaimed course run outside of […]

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Kerry Crime Figures Increase In First Quarter Of 2019 Compared To Same Period Last Year

Kerry Crime Figures Increase In First Quarter Of 2019 Compared To Same Period Last Year

April 12, 2019 at 4:25 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was a rise in crime overall in the county in the first three months of this year compared to the same period in 2018. Kerry Garda Division Chief Superintendent, Eileen Foster, was attending her first Joint Policing Committee meeting in Kerry County Council on Friday where she gave a […]

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Launching the Donal Walsh Livelife Football Tournament and the Mental Fitness and Wellbeing Project for Children were, in front; Elma Walsh, Chairman of the Kerry County Board Tim Murphy and Fionnbar Walsh. Back from left; Dr Susan Mary Lawlor, Dan Horan (sponsor), Chairman of Kerry Coiste na nÓg Tommy Cronin, PRO of Kerry Coiste na nÓg Damien McCarthy, Chairman of Kerins O'Rahillys Juvenile Club Adrian Doody and Chairwoman of the Health and Wellbeing Committee Bernie Reen. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerins O’Rahillys Launches New Mental Fitness And Wellbeing Project For Children

April 12, 2019 at 9:05 am Comments are Disabled

THE second annual Donal Walsh LiveLife Foundation Football Tournament will kick-off a new MMental Fitness And Wellbeing Project for children at the club next month. Taking place on May 4 the tournament for boys will see 16 clubs from Tralee and all over the county represented to play for the […]

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Teacher Michaela Brosnan, Principal Mary Lucey, Garda Mary Gardiner and teacher Jack O’Connor at the Kerry College of Further Education Colour Run in aid of the Irish Cancer Society on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Colourful Day At KCFE For Fundraiser

April 12, 2019 at 9:04 am Comments are Disabled

STUDENTS and staff from Kerry College of Further Education made for a colourful sight on Thursday in glorious sunshine. They took part in a 5k Colour Run/Walk fundraiser for the Irish Cancer Society. The powdered paint was flying from just after noon as participants warmed up in a great atmosphere. […]

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Paula Doyle, Paula O'Shea, Katie Ross and Carmel Ross at Tralee Musical Society's 'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang' at Siamsa Tíre on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Audiences Say ‘We Love You’ To Chitty Chitty Bang Bang At Siamsa

April 12, 2019 at 9:03 am Comments are Disabled

TWO days in to Tralee Musical Society’s latest production and audiences are loving ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’. It opened on Wednesday to a sellout crowd and last night saw it filled to capacity again.  With wonderful songs and a truly scrumptious set, justice is done to this true children’s classic […]

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The eighth County Clean Up will take place on Saturday, 13 April and the Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Cllr Norma Foley is leading calls for as many people as possible to get involved. Pictured at the launch in Tralee are from left: Marian Egan, Tralee Tidy Towns, Tim Guiheen, Olga Taranta-Sova and Joe Moynihan from Tidy Tralee Together, Henry Lowe and Anne Connolly from Friends of Able, Cllr. Norma Foley, Cathaoirleach, Kerry County Council, Joan O' Regan, Team Bramble, Gerard O' Brien, Environment Dept. Kerry County Council, Cllr. Sam Locke, Chairman, Tralee Tidy Towns, Brian Stephenson, Environment Task Force, Anne Jones, Team Bramble and Jean Foley, Tralee Municipal District Officer. Pic: Pauline Dennigan

Get Involved In The County Clean-Up Tomorrow

April 12, 2019 at 9:01 am Comments are Disabled

ONE of Kerry’s biggest annual mobilisations of community groups, Tidy Towns committees, voluntary and sporting organisations, and individual residents and families across the county is taking place tomorrow. The eighth County Clean Up will take place on Saturday and organisers are calling for as many people as possible to get […]

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Not One, But Two Kerry Jerseys Spotted At The US Masters On First Day

Not One, But Two Kerry Jerseys Spotted At The US Masters On First Day

April 12, 2019 at 8:53 am Comments are Disabled

WELL that was quick. Normally we have to wait until Saturday or Sunday for the traditional sighting of the Kerry jersey, but two came in the one day at the opening round of the US Masters in Augusta, Georgia, yesterday. And this is all before Tralee man Aidan Teahan and […]

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