Archive for July, 2019

Another Record-Breaking Month For Patients On Trolleys At UHK

Another Record-Breaking Month For Patients On Trolleys At UHK

July 31, 2019 at 1:52 pm Comments are Disabled

JULY was another record-breaking month for numbers of patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry, according to the monthly analysis by the INMO. There were 345 patients forced to wait without a bed this month in the hospital, up from the previous high of 289 last year, a 20% increase. Nationally […]

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CH Tralee Looking To Fill 16 New Job Vacancies

CH Tralee Looking To Fill 16 New Job Vacancies

July 31, 2019 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

CH, one of Tralee’s most iconic retailers for over 50 years is now in a position to fill sixteen new job vacancies (see full list of jobs available below). The health, optician and beauty retailer is at an advanced stage of its major renovation project which is due for completion […]

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Tricia Kelly of Kerry Cancer Support Group accepts the keys of a 192 Ford Kuga from Kieran Griffin of Kerry Motor Works.

Local Motor Dealership Helps Out Kerry Cancer Support Group

July 31, 2019 at 10:33 am Comments are Disabled

MEMBERS of Kerry Cancer Support Group-Health Link Transport were presented with the keys of a 192 Ford Kuga on Tuesday by Kieran Griffin of Kerry Motor Works Tralee. The management, staff and board of directors at Kerry Cancer Support Group would like to express their sincere gratitude to Kerry Motor […]

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Orlagh Winters of Benners Hotel with Marisa Reidy and Kathleen Collins of Recovery Haven looking forward to the fundraising barbecue next month. Photo by Dermot Crean

Barbecue Fun In Aid Of Recovery Haven At Benners This Weekend

July 31, 2019 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

BENNER’S Hotel Tralee will be cooking up a storm this August Bank Holiday weekend as it plays hosts to a fundraising barbecue in aid of local cancer support charity, Recovery Haven Kerry. The hotel’s stunning courtyard will form the ideal setting for the highly anticipated event, which takes place on […]

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Gogglebox Ireland Is Looking For Kerry People To Star In Show

Gogglebox Ireland Is Looking For Kerry People To Star In Show

July 31, 2019 at 10:28 am 1 comment

IT’S been one of Virgin Media 1’s biggest successes over the past few years and they want Kerry people to hit our screens very soon. ‘Gogglebox Ireland’ is on the lookout for new faces to join the cast of Ireland’s most opinionated TV critics and they are keen for Kerry […]

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The Tralee team receiving its prize.

Tralee Golf Club Boys Team Wins Munster Final

July 31, 2019 at 10:27 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE Golf Club team were the winners of the Munster Final of the Boys Inter-Club competition in Charleville this week. Munster Inter-pro player Mark Gazi attained 40 points, matched by Daniel O’Loughlin.  Darragh O’Sullivan came in with 37 points to give Tralee a winning total of 117 points. The other team […]

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Remembering Roger Casement In Ardfert This Saturday

Remembering Roger Casement In Ardfert This Saturday

July 31, 2019 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

THE Annual Roger Casement Commemoration will take place at Casement Fort (McKenna’s Fort), Ardfert, at 3pm on Saturday next, August 3. Two short short talks will be given, one by Donncha Ó hAodha, President of Dáil na Mumhan, Conradh na Gaeilge, and the other by Mícheál Ó Ruairc, Irish scholar, […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

July 30, 2019 at 12:06 pm Comments are Disabled

MENS Pat Mulcare AmAm  27/28 July Results: 1st Padraig Daughton, Derek Walsh, Crohan Fitzgerald, Denis McCarthy 180 Points 2nd  Sean Whelan, Steve Dillon, Michael O’Carroll, Eamon Griffin 179 Points 3rd Mike McCarthy, Aidan Daly, Stephen Bergin, Liam Keneally 179 Points Best Score  Ballybunion Day 1 Liam Nihill, James Finan, Dermot Whelan, Gary […]

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Gardaí Investigate Thefts And Burglaries In Tralee And Beyond

Gardaí Investigate Thefts And Burglaries In Tralee And Beyond

July 30, 2019 at 11:49 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Tralee are investigating theft and burglary incidents which occurred in the Tralee area over the past few weeks. A burglary took place in the Ballyroe area from a shed between 5.30pm on Saturday, July 20 and 11.30am Monday, July 22. A chainsaw and a large drum of petrol were […]

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The Kerry Hospice Foundation team who will take part in the 54321 Challenge.

Kerry Hospice Team Looks Forward To 54321 Challenge

July 30, 2019 at 11:40 am Comments are Disabled

A TEAM representing Kerry Hospice will take part in this year’s 54321 Challenge. The 54321 challenge is about multiple teams of  5 people over 4 days 3 cycles 2 mountains for 1 cause, which is to raise much needed funds for a number of local charities . This challenge will […]

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Kerry ETB And Radio Kerry Begin Recruitment For Hands On Media Training

Kerry ETB And Radio Kerry Begin Recruitment For Hands On Media Training

July 30, 2019 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

IF you have a passion for news, sports, research and production, presenting music shows, podcasting or mobile journalism then you may be interested in two courses which are currently recruiting. Radio Kerry and Kerry ETB will be running an 8 week introduction to Radio Broadcasting Course starting on September 9th […]

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Linguistics Expert To Investigate Who Wrote The Rose of Tralee Lyrics

Linguistics Expert To Investigate Who Wrote The Rose of Tralee Lyrics

July 30, 2019 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

SO the story goes, William Pembroke Mulchinock wrote The Rose of Tralee about his true love, Mary O’Connor, but did he? This question will be debated at the second annual Mulchinock Symposium which will form part of the Mulchinock Family Gathering during the celebrations to mark 60 years of the […]

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Laura Duff.

The Stag & Doe Sessions Returns To The Fiddler

July 30, 2019 at 11:37 am Comments are Disabled

THE Stag & Doe Sessions has been a great success bringing live original music to the people of Tralee in two superb gigs so far. The launch night went down a treat with an array of artists from all around Kerry including Deep Sky Objects, Scenes, Leevy, Radar Fry, Julian […]

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Chief Executive of the Rose of Tralee Festival Anthony O'Gara with Maureen O'Brien and Dermot Crowley of Recovery Haven launching Celebration of Light at the Wetlands on Monday. Photo by Joe Hanley

Looking Forward To The Eighth Annual ‘Celebration Of Light’

July 30, 2019 at 11:33 am Comments are Disabled

CANCER support charity, Recovery Haven Kerry, is extending a warm invitation to the people of Kerry to join them at Tralee Bay Wetlands on Thursday, August 22nd for their eighth annual Celebration of Light ceremony. Run in conjunction with the Rose of Tralee Festival and Kerry Choral Union, this poignant […]

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Gardaí Again Warn Businesses About Fake €50 Notes In Circulation

Gardaí Again Warn Businesses About Fake €50 Notes In Circulation

July 30, 2019 at 10:48 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have again warned businesses about fake €50 notes in circulation in the Tralee area. The warning comes after three businesses in the town accepted the counterfeit notes recently. The notes are of a high quality and people are advised to check the them thoroughly. Gardai say there is a slight […]

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Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

July 29, 2019 at 5:05 pm Comments are Disabled

SENIOR FOOTBALL: Austin Stacks 0-19; Spa Killarney 2-6. After our little blip last week our boys got back to winning ways on last Saturday evening (27th July) in Connolly Park with a comfortable enough seven points victory which keeps us in line for a top two spot in the League […]

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Na Gaeil GAA Club News

July 29, 2019 at 5:02 pm Comments are Disabled

Seniors    Na Gaeil travelled to Killarney on Saturday evening to take on Dr. Crokes in Round 10 of the County League. Na Gaeil were up against it from the start with the Killarney side fielding a full strength team for the tie. While the Killeen side battled hard all over […]

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Denis Slattery

Gardai Seek Public’s Help In Finding Missing Man

July 29, 2019 at 3:24 pm Comments are Disabled

Gardai are seeking the public’s help in tracing the whereabouts of Denis Slattery, 48 years, who is missing from the Clashmealcon East area of Causeway, Co. Kerry, since Tuesday . He is described as being 5’4″, with grey balding hair, grey eyes, of stocky build, and wears glasses. Anyone with […]

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Churchill GAA Club News

Churchill GAA Club News

July 29, 2019 at 12:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Laune Rangers 0-22; Churchill 3-13 Laune Rangers and Churchill played out a thrilling draw in the penultimate round of the County League on Sunday afternoon in Killorglin. While both teams were in search of a precious two points in their respective quests for promotion, in the end a draw was […]

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Ballymac U6 and U7  Boys who took part in the County Blitz for U7s in The Centre of Excellence Currans last Monday night.

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

July 29, 2019 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

Ballymac V Listry Junior County league Sunday 28th of July 2019 Ballymac welcomed Listry in their fourth game in Group 4 of the Junior League. Final score Ballymac 3-17, Listry 0-13. Ballymac got off to a great start scoring 1-3 before Listry had a score on the board, the goalscorer […]

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St Pats

St Pats GAA Club News

July 29, 2019 at 11:58 am Comments are Disabled

Lotto There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 08, 18, 24 & 30. The five €30 consolation prizes went to Bridget Keane Curraheen, Ann Hutchinson c/o The Rock Inn, Martin and Chissy c/o Betty’s Bar, Julie O’Connor Kilmoyley and John Kelliher Lohercannon. […]

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Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

July 29, 2019 at 11:54 am Comments are Disabled

Credit Union Co League Div 1 Kerins O’Rahillys 3-15 St Mary’s Cahirciveen 1-13 This Round 10 tie on Saturday evening saw the opposing sides enter the game with very different priorities. The home side needed both points on offer as they sat in joint second place with Austin Stacks, Dingle […]

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The John Mitchels Boys U10 team that won the A final of the Miltown / Castlemaine u10 blitz held on Sunday July 28th.

John Mitchels GAA Club News

July 29, 2019 at 11:48 am Comments are Disabled

A quick reminder that there will no training for U6 U8 & U10 Boy’s & Girl’s this August Bank Holiday, training will resume the following week as normal. UNDER 6 BOYS AND GIRLS Our U6s train every Sunday at 11.00am. Last Sunday they had a great session and everyone thoroughly […]

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Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

July 29, 2019 at 11:42 am Comments are Disabled

Intermediate Championship Drama: The quarter final away against Ladys Walk of Ballyduff on Tuesday the 23rd, produced a night that most certainly had it all, for our Tralee Parnells players and supporters. A roller-coaster ride with trepidation, growing anxiety, reborn and growing hope, renewed anxiousness and then belief, followed by a […]

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Josephine Pattwell, Clíona O'Regan and Treasa Ui Raghaill at the Woodies fundraising table quiz in O'Donnell's Mounthawk on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Woodies Staff Host Fundraising Table Quiz In O’Donnells

July 29, 2019 at 11:30 am Comments are Disabled

WOODIES staff in Tralee held a table quiz at O’Donnells in Mounthawk on Friday night to really kickoff a month of fundraising in the nationwide Woodie’s Hero’s 2019 campaign which takes place during July/August. Four charities — Child Line, Temple Street Hospital, Hand in Hand and Autism Assistant Dogs Ireland […]

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Tralee Toastmasters To Host Screening Of World Championships Of Public Speaking

Tralee Toastmasters To Host Screening Of World Championships Of Public Speaking

July 29, 2019 at 11:17 am Comments are Disabled

A SPECIAL screening of the 2019 World Championship Public Speaking finals will be held at 8pm, in the Education Centre, Tralee, on the North Campus of the Institute of Technology, Tralee on Monday, August 26. The event will finish at 9.45pm and the entry fee is just €5.  Tea and coffee will be served […]

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Kerry Prove Too Strong For Waterford In Camogie Championship

Kerry Prove Too Strong For Waterford In Camogie Championship

July 29, 2019 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

By Risteárd Ó Fuaráin Kerry 1-16 Waterford 0-1 Kerry travelled to Walsh Park in Waterford on Saturday to face the Déise in the All-Ireland Premier Junior Camogie Championship. The Kingdom had already defeated Waterford in the Munster Championship so travelled to Walsh Park hoping to repeat the feat. On a […]

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PHOTOS/REPORTS: Kilmoyley and Lixnaw The Victors In Double-Header

PHOTOS/REPORTS: Kilmoyley and Lixnaw The Victors In Double-Header

July 29, 2019 at 10:53 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was in Austin Stack Park on Sunday to see Kilmoyley and Lixnaw advance in the Kerry Senior Hurling Championship… Kilmoyley 3-21 Abbeydorney 1-16 Kilmoyley progressed to the next round of the Kerry SHC with an eleven point win over Abbeydorney. Abbeydorney opened the brighter and led by one […]

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New College Of Further Education And Training Announced For Kerry

New College Of Further Education And Training Announced For Kerry

July 29, 2019 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

IT has been announced that from September 1, 2019,  further education and training provision in Kerry will be offered by one fully integrated college. Kerry College of Further Education and Training will be the new name for KCFE, North Kerry College and the Kerry ETB Training Centre. Kerry College of […]

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Four People Recused By Fenit Lifeboat At Weekend

Four People Recused By Fenit Lifeboat At Weekend

July 29, 2019 at 10:16 am 1 comment

Fenit RNLI Lifeboat saved the lives of four people responding to a late night mayday call for assistance in Tralee Bay. The volunteer crew of Fenit RNLI responded with full efficiency to the call following an urgent request for assistance by the Irish Coastguard late on Saturday night. Urgent assistance […]

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