Archive for March 11th, 2020

Gardaí Warn Of Fraudsters Exploiting Coronavirus Fears To Scam Public

Gardaí Warn Of Fraudsters Exploiting Coronavirus Fears To Scam Public

March 11, 2020 at 6:30 pm Comments are Disabled

AN Garda Siochana are advising the public of the possibility for fraudsters exploiting the spread of Covid-19 Coronavirus to carry out scams either online or in person. The main types of scams include Phisihing, Social Engineering Scams and Fraudulent Selling/Trading. In the case of phishing, a company or person receives an […]

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A few of Kerins O’ Rahilly’s U16s after an
   enjoyable Gaelic4teens session last week. 
   Pictured here- ( Back left to right) 
   Tricia Moran, Bronagh Carroll, Lauren 
   Nolan, Kate Kerins, Siúna Crowe, Lauren 
   Doody, Damien Kissane 
   Front row( left to right) Hollie Leane,        Jennifer Murphy, Isobel O’ Connor, Lily O’    Brien and Keelan  Coffey .

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Ladies And Juvenile Club News

March 11, 2020 at 4:45 pm Comments are Disabled

JUVENILE ACADEMY  Last Sunday was another busy day for all involved in Kerins O’ Rahilly’s Juvenile  Academy where indoor training continued in Kerry Sports Academy with over 100 girls and boys in attendance . Our  qualified and dedicated coaches as always ensured  that the children not only learnt their skills […]

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The two sites at Fels Point.

Council Seeks Expressions Of Interest To Develop Fels Point Sites

March 11, 2020 at 4:27 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council is inviting expressions of interest for the development of two sites at Fels Point, Cloonbeg, Tralee. The Council says it is interested in receiving proposals that enhance Tralee as a premier tourist destination, create a focal point for increased economic activity for the town and surrounding area […]

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Cllr Niall Kelleher.

Cathaoirleach Of Kerry County Council On Visit To US Cities

March 11, 2020 at 4:13 pm 1 comment

THE Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council has begun a visit to the United States as part of the St Patrick’s Day celebrations. Cllr Niall Kelleher will promote the county and meet with US agencies, politicians and officials during a number of meetings and events in Chicago and New York. Cllr […]

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Sponsored: Fantastic Offers On Sliding Wardrobes And Wooden Flooring At Alan’s Showroom

Sponsored: Fantastic Offers On Sliding Wardrobes And Wooden Flooring At Alan’s Showroom

March 11, 2020 at 12:24 pm Comments are Disabled

IF you’re thinking of sprucing up your home for spring, then Alan’s Showroom in Lower Clash Industrial Estate is a must visit as they currently have some great offers on wooden flooring and sliding wardrobes. Alan Griffin, has years of experience in the construction and carpentry industry and now he […]

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Celebrating their Deloitte award last Friday night were Lisa Fitzgibbon – Fitzgibbon Interiors
Emma Fitzgibbon – Operations
Neil Fitzgibbon – Managing Director
Paul Fitzgibbon – Managing Director
Kaltrina Jashari – Finance
Tracey Mangan – Sales Team Lead
Imelda Roche – Sales Manager
Kevin O Connor – Warehouse Operations

Tralee Business Wins Deloitte Best Managed Companies Award

March 11, 2020 at 9:12 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE-BASED Ard Rí Marble Group Ltd has been named as one of Ireland’s Best Managed companies in the Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards programme, in association with Bank of Ireland. The company, which demonstrated superior business performance, was recognised at a gala awards dinner in Dublin on Friday, March 6. […]

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At the presentation of the Flogas Carbon Offsetting Certificate to Ballygarry House Hotel and Spa were l/r: Padraig McGillicuddy proprietor and general manager; Michael Murphy, area sales representative, Flogas;  Tadgh McGillicuddy, assistant manager and Thys Vogels, hotel manager.

Ballygarry House Hotel Signs Up To Flogas Carbon Offsetting Initiative

March 11, 2020 at 9:10 am Comments are Disabled

TWO well-known Kerry hotels, the Ballygarry House Hotel and Spa in Tralee and the Castlerosse Park Resort in Killarney, are the first Flogas customers to sign up to the company’s recently launched carbon offsetting initiative. The two luxury hotels will now compensate for over 700 tonnes in LPG-related carbon emissions […]

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'Lost' by the Free Radicals Youth Theatre, takes place on this Saturday night.

Get ‘Lost’ With The Free Radicals Youth Theatre Group In Siamsa

March 11, 2020 at 9:08 am Comments are Disabled

THE Tralee-based Free Radicals Youth Theatre with present their new play this Saturday night. Produced by Laura Gibney & Neil Flynn in association with Siamsa Tíre, ‘Lost’ will be performed at 7.30pm in the theatre.  Tickets €10 from the Box Office 066 7123055 or via www.siamsatire.com This rip-roaring adventure spans the […]

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Walk in the Wild Side… Edward Dela Torre, Chef (left), Michael Crawley, Mór Active, Simone McCarthy, and Ciara Treacy, leading the way in the Gap of Dunloe, Killarney, to embrace the new  Wander Wild Festival in Killarney, Co Kerry, which takes place from March 27-29 inclusive, heralding the Spring equinox celebrated with pageantry, fire, passion, drama, adventure and exhibitions.
Offering a great escape, the town will come alive with a full-on programme. The inaugural Wander Wild Festival will offer an inside glimpse of what the real Killarney is all about with a springtime celebration of the great outdoors.
 The guest speakers lined up will include writer and storyteller Michael Harding who will explore rituals, the ocean, soul – and chest pain – while ultra-athlete Shane Finn, who completed 24 marathons in 24 days and cycled and ran across America in 36 days, will share his experiences with special guests in a live podcast.
Film will feature prominently throughout the festival with screenings, including The Lost Skytrain, a gripping documentary about the disappearance in 1943 of a WW2 Douglas C-47 plane that was later discovered, with the bodies of five men, by two local farmers on Kerry’s McGillycuddy Reeks. 
The action-packed weekend will also feature great escape events such as guided mountain climbs, kayaking on the lakes, night nature walks and map and compass reading classes with a packed children’s programme focusing on the great outdoors. For the more energetic there will be separate events to keep them challenged and busy with a park run and a Hardman 10k on the agenda. Live music and entertainment will fill the streets and the public houses and visitors can sample an authentic taste of Kerry food and drink along the designated taster trails.Photo: Valerie O’Sullivan /FREE PIC***/Issued 21/02/2020

New Outdoors Festival In Killarney Deferred After Advice From Health Service Agencies

March 11, 2020 at 9:06 am Comments are Disabled

  THE inaugural Wander Wild Festival, planned for Killarney from March 27th to 29th, has been deferred for a year following best practice advice from the health service agencies. The committee spearheading the great outdoors festival, in conjunction with the board of Killarney Chamber of Tourism and Commerce, confirmed that […]

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CBS The Green students in rehearsals for 'Big Maggie'. Photo by Dermot Crean

Don’t Forget ‘Big Maggie’ At CBS The Green This Week

March 11, 2020 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

THE Transition Years of CBS The Green will stage their dramatic production of John B. Keane’s ‘Big Maggie’ tonight, Thursday and Friday night at the school. The cast have been rehearsing for months now and all that hard work will come to fruition in a top quality production which is […]

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