Archive for November 22nd, 2019

The swing bridge at Lohercannan will be closed on Saturday morning from 9am to 1pm to facilitate repairs.

Road Closed For Repairs To Canal Swing Bridge On Saturday Morning

November 22, 2019 at 4:54 pm Comments are Disabled

IF you’re thinking of using the road from Lohercannon out to Dingle tomorrow morning then you need to be aware of this. Kerry County Council have issued a notice “advising that essential maintenance and repairs are to be carried out on the canal swing bridge at Hare Street, Lohercannon, on […]

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Thomas Carton.

Gardaí Appeal For Witnesses After Death Of Man In Killarney

November 22, 2019 at 4:37 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are appealing for witnesses in relation to the death of Thomas Carton, 55 years of age, at a house in Torc Terrace, Killarney, on Wednesday, November 20. Shortly after 10pm, Gardaí attended the scene at a house in Torc Terrace and discovered the body of a man. The body […]

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Mercy Mounthawk student Laura Foley with President of the Killarney Soroptimist Club, Teresa Irwin.

Mercy Mounthawk Student Wins Public Speaking Competition

November 22, 2019 at 4:12 pm Comments are Disabled

A MERCY Mounthawk student emerged as one of two winners in a public speaking competition involving secondary schools from all over Kerry. The Killarney Soroptimist Club held the Kerry Finals of the Soroptimist Public Speaking Competition at Killarney House and Gardens on Thursday. The competition has been running for 38 […]

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Principal of Presentation Primary John Hickey accepts the cheque for €4,000 from members of the Parents Council, Donal O'Callaghan, Tamara Bagaglini  Grainne Foley Joy and Massimiliano Bagaglini (missing from photo is Sharon Mulhall). Photo by Dermot Crean

Fashion Show Raises Thousands For Presentation Primary School

November 22, 2019 at 2:49 pm Comments are Disabled

A FUNDRAISER on October 24 was a special night for all involved in Presentation Primary School and it was made more significant with a revelation on Friday morning. A fashion show in The Rose Hotel was held where pupils and staff took to the catwalk and the event was a […]

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And for the anthem.

Kerry Seniors To Begin Munster Campaign With A Sunday Game Against Cork

November 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY fans will be on the road early next summer as the Munster SFC fixtures were announced last night. Kerry will play Cork in the semi-final at 2pm on Sunday, May 24 in Pairc Ui Chaoimh. Should they overcome that hurdle, Kerry will play the Munster Final four weeks later […]

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at the opening of the 'Off The Rails' exhibition in Kerry County Museum on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Art In The Park’s ‘Off The Rails’ Exhibition Returns To Museum

November 22, 2019 at 12:06 pm Comments are Disabled

ART in the Park artists in association with Tralee Chamber Alliance are delighted to once again showcase their artworks for their Off the Rails exhibition. Titled ‘The Kingdom of Kerry’, it takes place in Kerry County Museum, opening on Thursday November 28 at 7pm and will run until April 2020. […]

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Sinead Power and Sean Power with Preston O'Keeffe and teacher Maura Fitzgerald at the CBS The Green open night on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Presentation And CBS The Green Hold Impressive Open Nights

November 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

HUNDREDS fifth and sixth class pupils and their parents had a busy Thursday night as two schools in town held open nights. CBS The Green and Presentation Secondary School were hardly in competition for their attentions though, as both are single-sex schools. In fact, there was a cross-collaboration aspect to […]

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The Presentation Castleisland Choir at the launch of their CD at Ballygarry House Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Night Of Music In Ballygarry For Launch Of School Choir’s CD

November 22, 2019 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

THE ballroom at Ballygarry House Hotel resounded to the mellifluous tones of the Presentation  Castleisland School Choir on Thursday evening for the launch of their CD. Staff, pupils and family members enjoyed a lovely evening of music from a choir which has garnered quite a reputation in their short lifetime. […]

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Derek O'Connor and Louise Quill at the screening of 'Kilimanjaro Mama' at Siamsa Tíre on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Sellout Screening Of ‘Kilimanjaro Mama’ At Siamsa Tíre

November 22, 2019 at 9:41 am Comments are Disabled

THE award-winning film about a Tralee woman who founded an orphanage in Tanzania received its Tralee premiere at Siamsa Tíre on Thursday night. ‘Kilimanjaro Mama’ is an hour long documentary featuring teacher Louise Quill from Tralee, who tells the story of why she decided to set up Tir na nÓg orphanage […]

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