Archive for July 23rd, 2019

Kilmoyley Native Needs Your Vote In Beauty Blog Awards

Kilmoyley Native Needs Your Vote In Beauty Blog Awards

July 23, 2019 at 3:53 pm Comments are Disabled

A KILMOYLEY native who runs a facebook and instagram blog called ‘Lotions and Potions’ about all things skincare, has made the long list for the Beauty Blog Awards. Niall Fitzgerald is hoping people will take time to give him a vote to progress to the next stage of the competition. […]

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Representative of Down Syndrome Kerry accept a cheque from Tralee Chamber Alliance on Monday.

Chamber Alliance Event Raises Funds For Down Syndrome Kerry

July 23, 2019 at 3:25 pm Comments are Disabled

THE proceeds of a lovely event held back in April were presented to a great organisation on Monday. The Tralee Chamber Alliance organised its annual Family Fancy Dress Charity Fun Run in the Town Park on Easter Saturday and this year it was Down Syndrome Kerry that benefitted from the […]

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Denise O'Dowd collects the keys for her new Hyundai Kona from Suzanne Ennis, Marketing & Business Development Manager of Cara Credit Union. Also pictured is her husband Seamus and children Oísin, Muireann and Fionn, Noel O'Connor and Marcus O'Shea from Adams of Tralee and Derry Fleming of Cara Credit Union. Photo by Dermot Crean

Denise Drives Away In New Hyundai Thanks To Cara Credit Union

July 23, 2019 at 2:56 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE native had a reason to celebrate on US Independence Day when she found out she was the latest winner of the Cara Credit Union Members Car Draw. Denise O’Dowd (nee Costello) lives in Dingle now, but is originally from Blackrock in Tralee and she was told on July 4 […]

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Rose Festival Launches Commemorative Coin To Mark Milestone Year

Rose Festival Launches Commemorative Coin To Mark Milestone Year

July 23, 2019 at 2:23 pm Comments are Disabled

A Limited-Edition Commemorative Coin designed and produced by Tipperary Crystal, the lead sponsor of the Rose of Tralee International Festival, has been unveiled to mark next month’s 60th Year Celebrations of the Festival. It features the unique 60th anniversary Rose of Tralee motif on both sides and is a collector’s […]

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IT Tralee/CIT Promise To Work With Department To Address Issues In Report On MTU

IT Tralee/CIT Promise To Work With Department To Address Issues In Report On MTU

July 23, 2019 at 12:14 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Munster Technological University (MTU) Consortium of Cork Institute of Technology and the Institute of Technology Tralee says it will work with the Department of Education and Skills to address the issues raised in a report made public yesterday. The International Advisory Panel and the views of the Board of […]

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Walking On Cars

Walking On Cars Announces December Date At INEC

July 23, 2019 at 12:11 pm Comments are Disabled

FOLLOWING on from an amazing summer of festivals, Kerry’s own Walking on Cars announce they will bring their Colours 2019 – One Last Dance Tour to the Gleneagle INEC Arena on Saturday, December 21. The four-piece group from Dingle, whose debut catapulted them to fame in their homeland and abroad, […]

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Cllr. Jim Finucane, An Cathaoirleach of Kerry ETB  and Professor John O’Halloran, Deputy President and Registrar of University College Cork, exchange contracts after the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding contract that will see both institutions working together to enhance opportunities for and engagement in outdoor education and training at Cappanalea, The National Centre for Outdoor Education and Training (NCOET), which is based at Oulagh West, Caragh Lake, Killorglin, Co. Kerry. The Centre, with accommodation for 50 people is located on 57 acres on the side of Caragh Lake, with access to 120 more acres of wilderness and the wider beautiful countryside around the Centre, including the MacGillycuddy Reeks and Killarney National Park. Also in photo are back from left, Ms. Maria Brennan, Director of Organisation, Support & Development, Kerry ETB, Colm McEvoy, Chief Executive of Kerry ETB, Brendan Griffin TD, Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, Seán Ó Suilleabháin, Chairperson of Board of NCOET and Donal Dowd, Director, Cappanalea NCOET.
Photo: Don MacMonagle

Kerry ETB And UCC Sign Memorandum Of Understanding

July 23, 2019 at 11:29 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Education and Training Board (Kerry ETB) and University College Cork (UCC) signed an agreement that will see both institutions working together to enhance opportunities for and engagement in outdoor education and training at Cappanalea, The National Centre for Outdoor Education and Training (NCOET), which is based at Oulagh West, […]

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Danielle Favier, left, Fáilte Ireland, Bridget Fitzgerald, Economic Officer, Kerry County Council, MIke Scannell, Kerry County Council and Josephine O’Driscoll, Fáilte Ireland, at the launch of a blueprint for the revitalisation of the Uíbh Ráthach Gaeltacht in south Kerry, developed as a model to be used for other rural revitalisation projects,  issued by Údarás na Gaeltachta on behalf of the Uíbh Ráthach Interagency Taskforce,  by Government Chief Whip and Minister of State for Gaeilge, the Gaeltacht and the Islands, Seán Kyne T.D. at Skelligs Chocolate Factory, St Finan’s Bay, Co Kerry.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan/NO REPRO /FREE PIC***/Issued 22/07/2019

Aim To Create 145 New Jobs In South Kerry Gaeltacht Area

July 23, 2019 at 11:07 am Comments are Disabled

THE creation of 145 new jobs and a digital hub were part of the blueprint for the revitalisation of the Uíbh Ráthach Gaeltacht in south Kerry, that has been developed as a model to be used for other rural revitalisation projects. Issued by Údarás na Gaeltachta on behalf of the Uíbh […]

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