Archive for October 8th, 2019

Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

October 8, 2019 at 4:06 pm Comments are Disabled

Sunday 6th October Fourball Results & Fixtures 1st David Spring (10) Patrick O’Connell (18) 48pts 2nd Rory Hill (4) Joe Slattery (7) 47pts 3rd Robert Dinan (24) Kieran Dinan (Jnr) (10) 47pts Nr of Teams 27 Fixtures: Sunday 13th October Master Classic Final Top 36 Players – Tee Times Allocated […]

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Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

October 8, 2019 at 4:03 pm Comments are Disabled

CAKE SALE:  Reminder the annual  Austin  Stacks club ‘Bring & Buy’ cake sale takes place this Sunday Oct 13th  in Connolly Park from 11am to 12pm.  The sale will of course coincide with the annual visit of Killarney Legion boys & girls (U6, 8s & 10s) to Connolly Park for […]

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Tralee RFC News

Tralee RFC News

October 8, 2019 at 3:59 pm Comments are Disabled

Munster Division 2 The senior men’s team took on Kanturk in the second round of the Munster Division 2 League on Sunday. There were two great try’s from Jack Quilter and Robbie Murphy with Jack converting his try. Unfortunately though, Kanturk were the stronger team on the day and took […]

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Kerry Man Collects ‘Life-Changing’ Winnings Of €500,000 At Lottery HQ

Kerry Man Collects ‘Life-Changing’ Winnings Of €500,000 At Lottery HQ

October 8, 2019 at 3:53 pm Comments are Disabled

WITH just hours to go until tonight’s much anticipated ‘must be won’ €190 million EuroMillions jackpot, two separate lucky winners from Kerry and Meath celebrated their own new found EuroMillions fortune after they both won the €500,000 EuroMillions Plus top prize on Tuesday, October 1. First to collect their half-million […]

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O'Sullivan's Pharmacy

‘Cups Against Breast Cancer’ Coffee Morning At Tralee Pharmacy

October 8, 2019 at 3:15 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE pharmacy is hosting a charity event on this Friday morning to benefit the Irish Cancer Society. The ‘Cups Against Breast Cancer’ coffee morning will take place at O’Sullivan’s Pharmacy at Centrepoint on Edward Street from 10am to 1pm. This is an event that will be held all over […]

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Pieta House at 28 Moyderwell.

Pieta House Tralee Invites All To Open Day

October 8, 2019 at 2:37 pm Comments are Disabled

PIETA House in Moyderwell, Tralee is hosting an open day on Thursday, October  17. Pieta House Tralee provides a professional one-to-one therapeutic service for people who are experiencing suicidal ideation, people who have attempted suicide, people who are engaging in self-harm and people bereaved by suicide. Con O’Connor of Pieta […]

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Ballygarry toasts its latest success.

Ballygarry House Wins On The Double At National Hospitality Awards

October 8, 2019 at 2:00 pm Comments are Disabled

BALLYGARRY House Hotel staff were toasting double success this week after winning “Munster Wedding Venue of The Year” and “Best Customer Service in Munster” at the 2019 National Hospitality Awards (NHA) held in the Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin. The NHA awards are judged by industry professionals to a rigorous standard, highlighting […]

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Rachel Wins Bronze Medal At World Powerlifting Championships Event

Rachel Wins Bronze Medal At World Powerlifting Championships Event

October 8, 2019 at 11:10 am Comments are Disabled

EIGHTEEEN months ago, Rachel O’Connor decided to join a Tralee gym. Now she’s just won a Bronze medal in a World Powerlifting Championships event in Canada. Rachel, from Knockmoyle, was in Calgary with the Irish team at the weekend taking part in the 90kg class and she came third. She only […]

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REPRO FREE Free Image from Lee Strand Tralee . 
Pictured at the launch of Lee Strand’s 100% Renewable Bio-based Carton are Lee Strand farmers, Maurice & Eva Costello ( NOT IN PICTURE ) and their family - Maurice Jnr 10 ,  Eva 12 , Mia 9 Holly 7  and Brendan 6 . 
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Lee Strand’s €2 million investment in 100% Renewable Bio-based Carton  

Lee Strand launched into the marketplace this week the Tetra Rex® Bio-based carton, the world’s first fully renewable pack. Lee Strand’s €2 million manufacturing investment will offer customers a pack that is 100% renewable and 100% recyclable. The revolutionary carton is recognised as a major step forward in the development of truly sustainable packaging and has won many prestigious international awards.

Speaking at the launch, John O’Sullivan, General Manager, Lee Strand stated “There is a strong demand in the market for environmentally friendly packages. Lee Strand’s 100% renewable pack will offer customers a fully renewable carton and cap that is made from materials that can be traced back to their plant-based source.  The pack is good for the environment and it offers customers a product they can hold in their hands and know that is it fully sourced from plant based materials. We are saving the planet one pack at a time, it is essentially the pack that grows back.”

To celebrate the launch of Lee Strand’s new 100% Renewable carton, customers will be given the chance to win €1,000! Lee Strand and Radio Kerry will be calling at random to homes in Kerry from Monday, October 14th until Friday, November 1st. If Lee Strand’s new 100% Renewable carton is in their fridge they will win a hamper. Plus, all finalists will be in with a chance to win €1,000 at the Lee Strand & Radio Kerry live outside broadcast in Tralee on November 2nd. Customers will also have a chance to win merchandise on Lee Strand’s social media by posting images of the new pack with the hashtag #ReMOOable.

Lee Strand has a strong commitment to environmental excellence and has achieved many awards and accreditations. Nominated by the Irish National Accreditation Board (INAB) Lee Strand has represented Ireland at the European EMAS Awards (Eco-Management & Audit Scheme) in Germany in 2014. Lee Strand is also the only company in Ireland registered with the prestigious EMAS III accreditation. Lee Strand has a proven track record in managing energy and sustainability. Lee Strand's commitment to sustainability and resource efficiency has been acknowledged by the achievement of Energy Manager of the Year Award 2008, a prestigious award made by Sustainable Energy Ireland. Lee Strand has also received many other accreditations including: Origin Green; ISO 22000:2005 – Food Safety; ISO 14001:2015 – Environment; Excellence Through People and the Health Mark.

Photography: Domnick Walsh Photography (087 2672033) will syndicate a photograph from the launch. 
For further information please contact: Teresa Higgins-Walker, Lee Strand, 086 3943954

Lee Strand Make €2m Investment In 100% Renewable Bio-Based Carton

October 8, 2019 at 10:50 am Comments are Disabled

LEE Strand launched into the marketplace this week the Tetra Rex® Bio-based carton, the world’s first fully renewable pack. Lee Strand’s €2 million manufacturing investment will offer customers a pack that is 100% renewable and 100% recyclable. The revolutionary carton is recognised as a major step forward in the development […]

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James O'Donoghue on the attack. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry To Play Cork In 2020 Munster SFC Semi-Final

October 8, 2019 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

THERE won’t be any Kerry v Cork Munster SFC final this year. The great rivals will meet in the semi-finals of the 2020 Munster senior football championship for the first time since 2012, after the draw was made this morning. Kerry fans will once again have to travel to the […]

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New Cardiologist Starts At University Hospital Kerry

New Cardiologist Starts At University Hospital Kerry

October 8, 2019 at 9:58 am Comments are Disabled

A NEW Consultant Cardiologist began working at University Hospital Kerry this week. Dr Grace O’Carroll took up the position on Monday, October 7. Deputy John Brassil welcomed the news, saying he received an update from Ferghal Grimes, UHK General Manager as a reply to a parliamentary question submitted seeking clarification […]

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