Archive for August 2nd, 2019

Castle Street is open again. Photo: Bailys Corner/Facebook

Castle Street Reopens To Traffic…And Baily’s Corner Is Open Too

August 2, 2019 at 8:50 pm Comments are Disabled

CASTLE Street has reopened to traffic after almost a month closed…and so has Baily’s Corner. The street had to be closed  following a structural assessment of the building on Castle Street and a subsequent consultation with An Garda Síochána back on July 6. Baily’s Corner broke the news on their facebook […]

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Children taking part in the 'Lost Palace of Lixnaw' Project this summer.

‘Lost Palace Of Lixnaw Project’ Engages Local Community

August 2, 2019 at 6:22 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Lost Palace of Lixnaw project by Richard Walsh has had a busy summer so far with May and June workshops in Lixnaw Boys School and Drumclogh NS focussing on the 18th century history of Lixnaw. The Arts Office/Creative Ireland Kerry and the Architecture Conservation Office at Kerry County Council […]

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At the launch of an upcoming fundraiser at Killarney Racecourse for Kerry Hospice Foundation were, from left, Colm Cooper, Joe Hennebry, Kerry Hospice, Mike McCarthy, fundraising committee chairman, Donal Sheahan, Megan Daly Tyrrell, marketing manager, Killarney Racecourse and Darran O’Sullivan.
Photo by MacMonagle

Sporting Greats To Attend Kerry Hospice Fundraiser

August 2, 2019 at 1:37 pm Comments are Disabled

A GALAXY of sporting greats will attend a very special fundraising event at the Killarney Race Festival on the afternoon of Wednesday, August 21, with all proceeds going to Kerry Hospice / Palliative Care. Amongst those attending from the world of Horse Racing and GAA will be Barry Geraghty, Pat […]

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Renee Fitzgibbon and Trish White present a cheque to Paddy Garvey, Aidan Kelly and Rose Daly of Baile Mhuire Day Care Centre. Photo: Joe Hanley

Concert Raises Thousands For Baile Mhuire Day Care Centre

August 2, 2019 at 10:20 am Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL choir presented a cheque for thousands of euros to Baile Mhuire Day Care Centre. It all came about when Trish White and Renee Fitzgibbon, both members of the Opus 96 Chamber Choir, contacted Baile Mhuire to say that they would like to organise a concert to raise money for […]

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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

Four Things To Do In Tralee And Beyond This Weekend

August 2, 2019 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

It’s a long weekend and while the weather is looking mixed, if you can get out here’s a few things to go to… Saturday 1. Family fun in Abbeydorney… The Abbeydorney Vintage Society Classic and Vintage Car and Tractor Show takes place this weekend. Beginning on Saturday, registration for the […]

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July Saw Over 500 New Car Registrations In Kerry

July Saw Over 500 New Car Registrations In Kerry

August 2, 2019 at 10:06 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were over 500 new car registrations in Kerry in July, but that’s down on last year’s figure for the same month, according to the latest statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI). There were 503 new cars registered compared to 605 in July 2018, a drop […]

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