Archive for January 24th, 2020

Shane Conway under pressure. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Hurling Team To Face Mayo Announced

January 24, 2020 at 9:40 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry hurling team to play Mayo in Round 1 of the Allianz Hurling League, Division 2A, tomorrow, Saturday, January 25, at 2pm in Elvery’s MacHale Park, Castlebar is as follows: 1. (GK) Martin Stackpoole,  Leac Sna 2. Sean Weir, Na Niallaigh Crotta 3. Bryan Murphy, An Tochar 4. Eric Leen, Naomh Breandanaigh 5. Tomas O’Connor, Na Niallaigh […]

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Kerry Team For League Opener Against Dublin Named

Kerry Team For League Opener Against Dublin Named

January 24, 2020 at 8:08 pm Comments are Disabled

  AND so it begins again. Kerry kick-off their Allianz National Football League campaign with a marquee clash against the All-Ireland champions in Croke Park tomorrow night at 7.15pm. Despite some players being unavailable, it’s still a very strong side to face Dublin. David Moran won’t be taking part tomorrow […]

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Chamber Wants New Government To Create Hundreds Of Jobs A Year For Tralee

Chamber Wants New Government To Create Hundreds Of Jobs A Year For Tralee

January 24, 2020 at 2:44 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber Alliance today released their General Election 2020 Manifesto, calling on the incoming Government to support the needs of Kerry’s Capital to create up to 400 new jobs a year. The detailed manifesto outlined a number of key areas to be addressed to support Tralee grow in population by […]

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Colin 'Poshey' Aherne.

Join Poshey And Co. For Final Night Of 31 Day Challenge Fundraiser

January 24, 2020 at 2:16 pm Comments are Disabled

THE annual ’31 Day January Challenge for Positive Mental Health’ will, of course, come to an end next Friday and the organisers are inviting everyone — even those who haven’t been taking part in the challenge — to come together for the final 5k. Over €12,700 has already been raised […]

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The new play facility in the Town Park playground.

Town Park Playground’s €47,000 Extension Officially Opened

January 24, 2020 at 1:41 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council has officially opened a new extension to the playground in Tralee Town Park which includes specialised play equipment for children with disabilities and special needs. Kerry County Council received grant aid of €12,000 from the Department of Children and Youth Affairs for the upgrade of the playground, […]

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Cllr Wants Something Done About Junction At The Kerries

Cllr Wants Something Done About Junction At The Kerries

January 24, 2020 at 11:32 am 1 comment

A TRALEE councillor wants something done about a junction on the outskirts of town, which he described as dangerous for motorists. Labour Councillor Terry O’Brien had a motion before the Tralee Municipal District meeting earlier this month that  Kerry County Council look at the junction linking to the Kerries road […]

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Call-Out To Artists To Submit For Kerry Visual Artists’ Showcase

Call-Out To Artists To Submit For Kerry Visual Artists’ Showcase

January 24, 2020 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council is inviting artists to express their interest in being part of the Kerry Visual Artists’ Showcase. The showcase is a professionally curated annual exhibition, for qualified artists, working across all media and genres within visual arts and who are from, or living in Kerry. It recognises local […]

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Mary O'Shea (seated centre) of O'Shea's Gala Blennerville hands over a cheque for €350 to Marian Moore and Treasa Walsh of St Vincent de Paul Tralee on Thursday night. Also included are members of Curraheen Choir, Brendan O'Brien, Cathy O'Grady, Phil Leen and Christy Browne. Photo by Dermot Crean

SVP Presented With Funds Raised By Choir At O’Shea’s Gala In Blennerville

January 24, 2020 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

REPRESENTATIVES from St Vincent de Paul were on hand to accept a cheque for €350 at O’Shea’s Gala in Blennerville on Thursday night. The money was raised when the Curraheen Community Choir set sang carols for just one hour on an evening before Christmas, just outside the entrance to the […]

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Average Residential Property Price In Kerry Fell By 6% In Past Decade

Average Residential Property Price In Kerry Fell By 6% In Past Decade

January 24, 2020 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were 390 residential buildings under construction in Kerry in December 2019, according to the latest GeoView Residential Buildings Report, published by GeoDirectory and EY-DKM. There were 1,443 residential property transactions (13% of these were new dwellings) in Kerry in the 12 months to October 2019, with an average property price of […]

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