Archive for February 26th, 2020

Kerry Ladies Football News

Kerry Ladies Football News

February 26, 2020 at 8:58 pm Comments are Disabled

Munster Minor Football Championship Round 1 The Kerry Minor ladies embark on their Munster Championship journey with a home game against Tipperary at John Mitchels GAA complex next Sunday (time 1:30pm) The Munster Minor Championship consists of 3 teams that play at A level with Kerry and Tipperary joined by […]

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At the Think Before You Flush event at the Wetlands on Saturday were Margaret Attridge of Irish Water Uisce Éireann, Proinsias O Tuama of Clean Coasts Ballynamona, Susan Vickers of Clean Coasts, Anluan Dunne of Tralee Tidy Towns and John Breen of Kerry County Council. 

€180,000 Spent On Freeing Blockages In Tralee Sewerage System In 2019

February 26, 2020 at 4:02 pm Comments are Disabled

IRISH Water spent €180,000 on freeing blockages in the sewerage system in Tralee last year and up to four tonnes of ragging (wipes, grease, fats etc) is taken from Tralee water treatment plants every month. This was just some of the information Susan Vickers of Clean Coasts/An Taisce gave at […]

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Chain Gang Cycling Club To Host Information Night This Week

Chain Gang Cycling Club To Host Information Night This Week

February 26, 2020 at 12:36 pm Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL cycling club is encouraging people to get involved in the sport with a mentoring programme information night this week. With the spring and then summer fast approaching, the Chain Gang Cycling Club say getting back onto the bike is a great way to see the new seasons unfolding. On […]

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32 Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK On Wednesday

32 Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK On Wednesday

February 26, 2020 at 12:19 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE are 32 patients waiting on trolleys in the Emergency Department of University Hospital Kerry today according to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO). The hospital’s ED is experiencing a very busy week so far, with 28 patients waiting on trolleys on Tuesday and 23 on Monday. Every […]

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Kieran Donaghy.

Kieran Donaghy’s Story Opens New Season Of TG4’s ‘Laochra Gael’ Next Week

February 26, 2020 at 11:58 am Comments are Disabled

THE acclaimed GAA sports series ‘Laochra Gael’ returns to TG4 in March for an 18th series and the story of Kerry’s Kieran Donaghy will be the first screened next Thursday, March 5 at 9.30pm. The series hour-long format has proved a huge success, bringing each player’s personal stories to screen […]

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Ger Power and David Moran try their hand at flipping pancakes at the Grand Hotel with Dick Boyle of The Grand, Maura Sullivan of Kerry Hospice, Madelyn Cabrera and Eileen Egan of The Grand Hotel. In front; Natalie Uscinowska, Darlene Lacey and Anne Marie Murphy of The Grand at the charity pancake morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Local Charities Benefit From Pancake Mornings At Brogue And The Grand

February 26, 2020 at 10:30 am Comments are Disabled

TWO venues in town hosted special charity pancake mornings yesterday. Recovery Haven Kerry were flipping for funds at its third annual fundraising pancake morning at Kirby’s Brogue Inn. Customers received free pancakes with every tea or coffee purchased between 10am and 12 noon, with patrons being invited to make a […]

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One Road To Kenmare Reopens Friday, But Another Closes On Monday

February 26, 2020 at 10:06 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council anticipates that the R569 road at Loo Bridge on the road to Kenmare will re-open to traffic on this Friday, after extensive structural repair Since the road partially collapsed on Sunday, February 9, Council staff and contractors have been working in difficult weather conditions to ensure the repairs […]

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