Archive for April 26th, 2019

Looking forward to the Nuns record breaking attempt in the Town Park next month in aid of Tralee Rowing Club were, in front, Co-ordinator of Féile na mBláth Festival Bryan Carr and Celine Cusack. At back; Rosie Giles, Dan Devane, Heidi Giles, Glen Wells, Brian O'Sullivan, Miriam Pope, Con O'Connor of Pieta House and David Fitzgerald. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tralee Rowing Club Asks People To Help Them In Bid To Be The Best Bar Nun

April 26, 2019 at 4:46 pm 1 comment

TRALEE Rowing Club has a habit of holding some great fundraisers but they’ll be wearing them when they attempt to break a world record next month. The launch of the Tralee Nun Challenge took place on Thursday at the Rowing Club boathouse by the Marina. The Tralee Nun Challenge will […]

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Status Red Wind Warning For Kerry This Evening

Status Red Wind Warning For Kerry This Evening

April 26, 2019 at 4:00 pm Comments are Disabled

A STATUS Red Wind warning has been issued for Kerry this evening. Northwesterly winds, associated with Storm Hannah, will reach mean speeds in excess of 80km/h with violent gusts of 130 to 150 km/h in places this evening between 6pm and 8pm. People are advised to avoid travel and not […]

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Status Orange Wind Warning To End Earlier Than Previously Reported

Status Orange Wind Warning To End Earlier Than Previously Reported

April 26, 2019 at 12:30 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Status Orange wind warning for Kerry will end earlier than previously reported by Met Eireann. Meanwhile, a Red Status Wind Warning has been issued for County Clare. The warning for Kerry comes into effect from 4pm today until 1am on Saturday, not 5am as previously reported, although it will […]

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New €11m Road To Improve Connectivity Between Tralee And South Kerry

New €11m Road To Improve Connectivity Between Tralee And South Kerry

April 26, 2019 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

A NEW 3.5km road between Milltown and Killorglin which was opened today provides an improved road surface and shorter journey times for approximately 7,000 vehicles per day. The N70 Kilderry Bends Improvement Scheme was officially opened by the Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, Brendan […]

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Paddy Stack of Kerry Astronomy Club, John Dolan of the Irish Astronomical Society and exhibition co-ordinator, Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council Cllr Norma Foley, Cllr Jim Finucane, Steve Lynott of Kerry Dark Sky Reserve and Kerry County Librarian Tommy O'Connor  at the opening of the Images of Starlight Exhibition at Tralee Library on Thursday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Stellar Exhibition Opens At Tralee Library

April 26, 2019 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

A MAJOR exhibition featuring on the night sky by members of the Dublin-based Irish Astronomical Society has just opened at Tralee Library and will continue for the next two weeks. The “Images of Starlight” Exhibition is a stunning collection of sixty images of stars, planets, galaxies and other space objects […]

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Booker Prize Winning Novelist To Speak At Casement Gathering In Tralee

Booker Prize Winning Novelist To Speak At Casement Gathering In Tralee

April 26, 2019 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

WELL-KNOWN writer and 2005 Booker Prize winner, John Banville, will speak at a Tionól Mhic Easmainn ‘evening’ in Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee, on Thursday, May 2, at 8pm. Mr Banville will give his views on the 1916 patriot, Roger Casement on the invitation of The Casement Gathering organising committee, under the […]

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The Kerry Choral Union at the Celebration of Light at the Tralee Bay Wetlands on Wednesday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

Five Things To Do Around Tralee And Beyond This Weekend

April 26, 2019 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

After the wind and rain of Friday night, you might get a chance to make your way to some of these events over the weekend when it all dies down… Saturday 1. Free your Wild Mind… FENIT is the place to be on Saturday and Sunday for with an exciting […]

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