Archive for July 25th, 2019

The Kerry Islamic Outreach Society’s annual Islamic Cultural Exhibition on Saturday in the Brandon Hotel. Photo by Dermot Crean

Annual Kerry Islamic Outreach Society Cultural Exhibition Returns Next Month

July 25, 2019 at 2:16 pm 2 comments

THE Kerry Islamic Outreach Society will host their sixth annual Islamic Cultural Exhibition on Saturday, August 17, at the Brandon Hotel. The exhibition will be from 12noon until 5pm on the day and will feature a whole host of entertainment and informative pieces for all that attend. There will be several […]

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At the 'Wilderness Adventure Therapy Summer Camp' open day at Tralee Bay Wetlands on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Inspired Summer Camp At The Wetlands Is A Huge Success

July 25, 2019 at 2:01 pm Comments are Disabled

A NEW summer programme for people with intellectual disabilities is being held at Tralee Bay Wetlands this month. The ‘Wilderness Adventure Therapy Summer Camp’ is a collaboration between the Inspired group and the Wetlands where participants enjoy such activities as arts & crafts, campfire cookout, scavenger hunts, orienteering, group therapy […]

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A Great Family Day Out In Prospect At Blennerville Show

A Great Family Day Out In Prospect At Blennerville Show

July 25, 2019 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

AN event near Blennerville Windmill on Sunday  is a must for families looking for a day out. The Blennerville Pony and Agricultural Show celebrates its 40th Anniversary Show and has grown to hosting over 50 pony and horse classes, as well as cattle and sheep classes. This year they have teamed […]

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Woodies staff looking forward to a month of fundraising. From left; Josephine Patwell, Sean Kerins, Gary McCormack, Paul O'Sullivan, Pierce Owens, Edward O'Connor, Dean Reidy and Mary Murphy. Photo by Dermot Crean

Woodies Staff All Set For A Month Of Fundraising To Help Charities

July 25, 2019 at 10:48 am Comments are Disabled

WOODIES staff in Tralee are once again pulling out all the stops for their annual summer fundraising campaign. Woodie’s Tralee are doing their part 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 […]

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Trish Horan on a Honda 50 joined by members of the Kingdom Veteran Vintage & Classic Car Club looking forward to the 10th Ballymac Vintage Run later this month. Photo by Dermot Crean

Ballymac Vintage Run For Kerry Hospice Takes Place Friday Evening

July 25, 2019 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kingdom Veteran Vintage & Classic Car Club members looking forward to their annual Ballymac Vintage Car and Honda 50 Run on Friday night. Taking place at 7pm from O’Riada’s Bar, the event this year will benefit Kerry Hospice Foundation and will be held in memory of three people — […]

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The team at Flúirse.

Tralee Company Expands To Open Fifth Training Centre In Portlaoise

July 25, 2019 at 10:20 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE-BASED Education Company has opened a new training centre in Portlaoise, their fifth training centre in Ireland since opening their first in Tralee in 2005. Flúirse Education Solutions, based in Monavalley Business Park in Tralee, own and operate Pitman Training centres in Kerry, Cork, Waterford, Wexford and most recently […]

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Have Your Say On Whether Council Should Change Rate Of Property Tax

Have Your Say On Whether Council Should Change Rate Of Property Tax

July 25, 2019 at 10:05 am 1 comment

KERRY County Council is welcoming written submissions from the public on the potential effects of varying the basic rate of the Local Property Tax on businesses, individuals and on local authority services. The Finance (Local Property Tax) Act, 2012, makes specific provision that elected members of a local authority may […]

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