Archive for December 10th, 2019

At the presentation of a cheque for €17,000 to Inspired by Bon Secours Hospital was, front from left; Stephen Buckley, TJ O'Connor of Bon Secours and Fiona McCarthy. At back; Liz Maher, Manager of Inspired;  Orthopaedic Services Manager Hilary Fitzgerald, Owen McCarthy, Hospital Mission Leader; Fran Malone and David Malone of Inspired. Photo by Dermot Crean

Bon Secours To Donate €51,000 To Inspired Group Over Next Three Years

December 10, 2019 at 3:55 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS week Inspired were delighted to announce a three year funding agreement totalling €51,000 with the Bon Secours Hospital, Tralee. Manager at Inspired, which offers a five day educational programme to adults and young adolescents with intellectual disabilities, Liz Maher said; “we believe that no single organisation or resource is able […]

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At the launch of the Kerry Supporters Club 30th Anniversary Social at Ballygarry House Hotel on Monday night were, front from left; Marc Ó Sé, Ger Power, Ogie Moran and Mikey Sheehy. Back from left; Leanne Ryan, John King, Martin Leane, Chairman of Kerry County Board Tim Murphy, Padraig McGillicuddy of Ballygarry House Hotel and Donie O'Leary, Chairman of Kerry Supporters Club. Photo by Dermot Crean

Five Legends To Be Honoured At Kerry GAA Supporters Club Social

December 10, 2019 at 3:24 pm 1 comment

MEMBERS of the most successful Gaelic football team of all-time will be honoured at the 30th annual Kerry Supporters Club Social next month. Taking place at Ballygarry House Hotel, it’s set to be a very special night where the five Kerry players — Ger Power, Pat Spillane, Ogie Moran, Mikey Sheehy […]

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Kerry Singles Wanted For New Dating Show

Kerry Singles Wanted For New Dating Show

December 10, 2019 at 1:57 pm Comments are Disabled

THE production company behind ‘Gogglebox Ireland’ and ‘Ireland’s Got Talent’ are looking for singles in Kerry to appear in a new dating show. Kite Entertainment are looking to match rural romantics with dates from the cities who are willing to swap urban life for a more rural way. So are you […]

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Banna Christmas Day Swim To Attract Hundreds Again This Year

Banna Christmas Day Swim To Attract Hundreds Again This Year

December 10, 2019 at 1:31 pm Comments are Disabled

PREPARATIONS are well underway for the annual Christmas Day swim at Banna Strand. It’s a popular local tradition which will see hundreds of hardy swimmers brave the elements on Banna Strand for a quick dip before tucking into the turkey and ham. “This is our last fundraiser of the year […]

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Status Yellow Wind Warning In Effect Until Late Afternoon

Status Yellow Wind Warning In Effect Until Late Afternoon

December 10, 2019 at 9:57 am Comments are Disabled

THAT wet and windy weather predicted yesterday by Met Eireann has come to pass and have updated their warning. They issued a ‘weather advisory’ on Monday, but that has changed this morning to a Status Yellow Wind Warning for the entire country which is in effect until 4pm this afternoon. Strong […]

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Launching the Remembrance Tree ceremony which takes place this Sunday were Jean Foley of Kerry County Council. Joshua and Sharon Roche and Colm Nagle of Kerry County Council. Photo by Dermot Crean

Ceremony To Remember Those Lost To Suicide To Take Place This Sunday

December 10, 2019 at 9:48 am Comments are Disabled

A TREE outside the old Tralee Town Council building (now the motor tax office) will once again be a focal point to remember those who have lost their lives to suicide with a special ceremony this Sunday. Over the last number of years the tree has served as a poignant reminder and […]

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Diarmuid Leen presents Cassandra Stack with a special award from CLD Accountants to mark her achievement in coming 1st in Ireland & 14th in the world with her recent ACCA exam results. Also included is PJ Kissane, Grainne Foley and Des O'Donnell. Photo by Dermot Crean

Accountancy Firm Honours Cassandra For Coming First In Ireland In Exams

December 10, 2019 at 9:40 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE accountancy firm decided to honour a trainee with the company, after a remarkable achievement in her exams. Strand Road native Cassandra Stack achieved first place in Ireland and 14th place in the world in Advanced Audit and Assurance in her ACCA exams. With 190 sitting the exam in Ireland […]

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Jason Hellstrom receives the Gaisce Gold Award from President Michael D Higgins.

Former CBS The Green Pupil Receives Gaisce Award From President

December 10, 2019 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

A FORMER CBS The Green student met President Michael D Higgins in person at Dublin Castle last Wednesday to receive his Gold Gaisce award medal and certificate during a special ceremony. Jaison Hellstrom sat his Leaving Certificate last June but completed the highest level of the national award programme while […]

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Gardaí Arrest Man After Burglary At Tralee Pharmacy

Gardaí Arrest Man After Burglary At Tralee Pharmacy

December 10, 2019 at 9:25 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have arrested a man in his 20s in relation to a burglary at a pharmacy in Oakpark, Tralee, on Monday, December 9. Shortly before midnight, a man entered the pharmacy through a skylight where he stole cash and stock. A preliminary investigation was carried out by Gardaí and a […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Liam Ryan

REPORT/PHOTOS: Warriors Down Neptune To Stay Top

December 10, 2019 at 9:24 am Comments are Disabled

Alan Cantwell reports on Warriors win over Neptune on Saturday night at the Complex… Garvey’s Tralee Warriors 98 Coughlan C&S Neptune 76 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors sit proudly on top of the Super League table having fended off the challenge of one of their League rivals, Coughlan C&S Neptune, effectively and […]

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