Archive for April 19th, 2019


Bluebird Care To Host Free Talks On Dementia At Brandon Hotel

April 19, 2019 at 2:29 pm Comments are Disabled

BLUEBIRD Care Ireland has launched a nationwide roadshow, in support of the HSE’s Dementia: Understand Together campaign and it takes place in Tralee at the end of the month. The leading homecare provider, Bluebird Care, launched the Understand, Respect and Respond with Care campaign to raise awareness of dementia in […]

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Eileen O'Mahony, Alison McGaley and Anne Aherne of Guiney's Tralee looking forward to the fundraiser next Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Coffee/Fashion Morning At Guiney’s To Help Out Palliative Care Unit

April 19, 2019 at 2:10 pm Comments are Disabled

HERE’S something to head along to next week if you’re in town. The staff from Guiney’s on Abbeycourt are hosting a coffee/fashion morning on Friday, April 26 at 11am at the popular store in aid of the Palliative Care Unit. Organised by Eileen O’Mahony and Alison McGaley, the ladies promise […]

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Launching the 90s Disco in aid of Kerry Branch of Cystic Fibrosis Ireland were Stuart, Harry, Karen and Emily Twamley with Kieran Donaghy and Orlagh Winters. Photo by Dermot Crean

Go Back To The 90s With Fundraising Disco In Benners

April 19, 2019 at 1:49 pm Comments are Disabled

I BLAME ‘Derry Girls’. The Channel 4 sitcom is to the forefront of the current obsession with all things 90s thanks to the soundtrack to the show being littered with a mixture of pop cheese and some bona fide classics. No doubt many of them will feature in a ‘Throwback […]

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Eibhlin and Dick Henggeler (seated third and fourth from left) of The Rose Hotel present a cheque to Dermot Crowley, Maureen O'Brien and Phil Stack of Recovery Haven. Also included at back are Chef Jason Fabian, Madeleine Doyle (Conference and Banqueting Manager), Aisling Foley (Sales and Marketing Manager), Mark Sullivan (General Manager), Tara Cunningham (Serenity Spa Manager) and Chef Karl Noctor. Photo by Dermot Crean

Thousands Raised For Recovery Haven At Celebrity Chef Night In The Rose Hotel

April 19, 2019 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

IT was a night of fine food and great entertainment, but best of all, over €9,000 was raised for a great cause at The Rose Hotel earlier this month. Over 100 guests were present on April 5 to see executive chef of The Rose Hotel, Odran Lucey, executive chef of […]

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Brunch at Ballygarry.

Out To Lunch: New Brunch Menu Is A Delight At Ballygarry

April 19, 2019 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

THERE are advantages to a late Easter. The weather usually improves in the second half of April, there’s a short time between the next Bank Holiday weekend and it’s a time when restaurants and cafés spruce up their menus and, literally, bring something new to the table. This is especially […]

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The participants up for the fun run in the Town Park on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Children’s Fancy Dress Fun Run In The Town Park

April 19, 2019 at 10:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE annual Family Fancy Dress Charity Fun Run in the Town Park tomorrow is one of the highlights of the Easter family fun in Tralee this weekend. This year’s event starts from 12.30pm and children of all ages are encouraged to book their place early at The entry fee […]

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Launching The Tom Crean Unsung Hero Cycle and family fun weekend, in aid of Down Syndrome Kerry,  which takes place on  Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st April this year, at Ballyseedy Home & Garden, Tralee. The event has no fee to participate but all donations to DSI Kerry are gratefully welcomed. The event is in partnership with the Tour de Munster, the annual charity cycle entering its 19th year this August. 
DSI Kerry’s ‘Tom Crean Unsung Hero Charity Cycle’ pays homage to renowned explorer Tom Crean. Back from left: Mikey Collins, Nathan McDonnell (Ballyseedy),  John Keoghane, Enda & Hugh O' Brien, Madeleine DOyle, Daniel Bohan, David Wallace, Aidan & Lucia O' Mahony, Kieran Donaughy, Emilie & Simone Leahy, .Front from left: Yann Carroll, Risteard Pierce, Kevin Donovan, Gerard Carroll and Catherine Duggan.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan/FREE PIC

A Great Weekend Of Family Fun And Cycling At Ballyseedy Garden Centre

April 19, 2019 at 10:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE Tom Crean Unsung Hero Cycle and family fun weekend, in aid of Down Syndrome Kerry, is back again at Ballyseedy Home & Garden, Tralee. Last year was the first year of the event when over 250 cyclists took to the road raising much needed funds for Down Syndrome Kerry. […]

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