Archive for September 20th, 2019

Protestors in the Square on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Protest In The Square To Highlight Climate Change Issue

September 20, 2019 at 4:36 pm 1 comment

PROTESTS were taking place in all over the world today to highlight the issue of climate change and to call on Governments to act now. In Tralee, students gathered at Kerry County Council buildings in Rathass, while later there was a protest in The Square organised by the Kerry Climate […]

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SIPTU Members Of Kerry-Based Company Operating Speed Vans To Strike

SIPTU Members Of Kerry-Based Company Operating Speed Vans To Strike

September 20, 2019 at 1:25 pm Comments are Disabled

SIPTU members employed by GoSafe Ireland – the operator of speed camera vans on behalf of the State which is based in Listowel — are to conduct a 24 hour work stoppage. The industrial action will begin from 6am on Saturday, September 28. This is as a result of a […]

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Former Kerry star Marc Ó Sé helps launch 'The Chaser' at Skelper Quane's Bar on Thursday evening with Principal of St Brendan's NS Blennerville Robbie O'Connell and organising committee members Claire Flynn, Louise Brassil, Rebecca Roche and Nora Corridon. Photo by Dermot Crean

Blennerville School To Bring ‘The Chaser’ To Tralee Next Month

September 20, 2019 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

CAN you beat ‘The Chaser’? As host Bradley Walsh says on the hugely popular quiz show, “Come and have a go if you think you’re clever enough!” Well you’ll get your chance at a special fundraising event on Friday, October 18, at The Rose Hotel when St Brendan’s NS in […]

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Cllr Pa Daly

Cllr Pa Daly Says School Secretaries Deserve Fair Pay

September 20, 2019 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Sinn Féin Cllr Pa Daly has said that his party stands with school secretaries, and that the Department of Education must engage critically with them to meet their needs. Today, thousands of school secretaries across the country will be going on strike before beginning an indefinite work-to-rule action until […]

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Expose Beauty Lounge & Hair Studio owner Claire Murphy (third from left) with staff.

Two Tralee Businesses Win Categories At Irish Hair And Beauty Awards

September 20, 2019 at 9:25 am Comments are Disabled

TWO Tralee businesses took home awards at the fourth ​Irish Hair and Beauty Awards 2019. More than 400 of Ireland’s hair and beauty professionals gathered at The Rochestown Park Hotel in Cork, on Sunday September 15, for the glitzy night, put on to acknowledge the best of the country’s hair and […]

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Andrea O'Donoghue (left) presents a cheque for €2,425 to the Kerry Hospice. Also included is Aine Moriarty, Joe Hennebery, Joan Carmody and Maura Sullivan. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tony’s Memorial Walk Raises Nearly €2,500

September 20, 2019 at 8:41 am Comments are Disabled

IT was a day when the community came together to remember a much-loved Blennerville man and on Thursday the funds raised at the Tony O’Donoghue Walk were presented to Kerry Hospice Foundation. Around 200 people came out in the sunshine on Saturday, September 7, to walk from then Windmill, out […]

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Part of the crowd at the Horan's Health and Wellness Fest at the Manor West Hotel on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Get To The Rose Hotel For The Horan’s Healthstores Health And Wellness Fest

September 20, 2019 at 8:39 am Comments are Disabled

THE Horan’s Healthstores Health and Wellness Fest is back this weekend with over 50 health and lifestyle exhibitors and internationally renowned speakers. Taking place in The Rose Hotel on Saturday, September 21 and Sunday, September 22, Sandra Breen Regional Manager of Horan’s Healthstores explained why they are holding the event. […]

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Brian Crean and Steve Baker of Banna Sea Rescue with Derek Rusk of Manor West Retail Park at last year's event. Photo by Domnick Walsh

Discover More About Local Organisations At ‘Community On Your Doorstep’ This Saturday

September 20, 2019 at 8:39 am Comments are Disabled

MANOR West Shopping Centre and Retail Park will welcome a host of Kerry’s local community organisations for its ‘Community on Your Doorstep’ exhibition this weekend. Taking place on Saturday, September 21, the event will showcase a wide variety of organisations, clubs and services which are right on the doorstep of […]

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Here’s What’s Happening In Tralee For Culture Night

Here’s What’s Happening In Tralee For Culture Night

September 20, 2019 at 8:38 am Comments are Disabled

CULTURE Night kicks off right across Ireland between the hours of 5.00pm and 11.00pm tonight and there’s a whole lot to do and see around Tralee. The variety of events on offer ensures there is something that will appeal to everyone, with, tours, talks, screenings and performances that suit all […]

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