Archive for August 14th, 2019

Kieran O'Callaghan (right) who is taking on a unique challenge later this month, is joined by, from left, Andrea O'Donoghue, Mark O'Brien, Ally Lynch, Millie O'Brien and Maura Sullivan to launch his charity venture on Monday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kieran Prepares For Gruelling Challenge In Aid Of Kerry Hospice

August 14, 2019 at 1:26 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE man is preparing for day of paddling, cycling, climbing and running to help raise funds for the Kerry Hospice Foundation. Kieran O’Callaghan from Clahane, Ballyard, is a lecturer in Kerry College of Further Education in Clash and will take on the Dingle Peninsula One-Day challenge on Saturday, September […]

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People Advised Not To Swim At Ballybunion Beaches Until Further Notice

People Advised Not To Swim At Ballybunion Beaches Until Further Notice

August 14, 2019 at 12:43 pm Comments are Disabled

THE public has been advised not to swim on Ballybunion beaches until further notice, after elevated levels of ecoli were detected in the water on Monday. The most recent tests on water quality taken at Ballybunion north and south beaches (known locally as the Men’s and Ladies beaches) on Monday […]

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Cara Credit Union Awards To Help Third Level Students

Cara Credit Union Awards To Help Third Level Students

August 14, 2019 at 11:53 am Comments are Disabled

IF you’re heading to college this autumn, would €1,500 help finance your studies? If the answer is yes, then check out Cara Credit Union’s Education and Dan Kellegher Memorial Awards. Cara Credit Union’s Education Awards are open to undergraduates in a full-time course of at least 2 years’ duration and […]

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Emily Pierse, Kate Murphy and Gillian O'Toole with their Leaving Cert results at Brookfield College on Tuesday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: The Wait Is Over As Students Collect Leaving Cert Results

August 14, 2019 at 11:32 am Comments are Disabled

IT was that time of the year again. There were many tears of joy and, inevitably, a few of disappointment too, as hundreds of students collected their leaving certificate results on Tuesday morning at Tralee schools. While the results were available online from 10am, many decided to come into their […]

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Hundreds Of Performers To Entertain Crowds At  Festival Parades

Hundreds Of Performers To Entertain Crowds At Festival Parades

August 14, 2019 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

MARCHING bands are synonymous with the Rose of Tralee and 60 years on from the first ever Festival in 1959, this year’s audiences can look forward to enjoying the sweet sound of music from some amazing groups from near and far. Millstreet Pipe Band from Co Cork will lead the […]

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Go Kerry's Grace O'Donnell with Mayor of Tralee, Cllr Jim Finucane and German visitors from a 'Trikes And Fun' tour at the Meadowlands Hotel on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: German Trikers Visit Tralee After Meeting Kerry Delegation At Travel Fair

August 14, 2019 at 10:14 am 1 comment

THERE were some amazing looking vehicles in the car park of The Meadowlands Hotel on Tuesday as a group of trikers from Germany enjoyed a visit to Kerry. It was all as a result of a meeting between a company called ‘Trikes and Fun’ and the Go Kerry/Kerry County Council […]

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