Archive for July 1st, 2020

Minister Brendan Griffin in The Square for the official opening of the Rose of Tralee Festival. Photo by Dermot Crean

Brendan Griffin Will Not Retain Minister Of State For Tourism and Sport Post

July 1, 2020 at 4:07 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Fine Gael TD Brendan Griffin will not retain his Minister of State for Tourism and Sport post in the new Government. Deputy Griffin was first elected to the Dáil in 2011 and held the Minister of State for Tourism and Sport since June 2017. No official statement has yet been […]

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Cllr Pa Daly.

Daly Wants Minister Foley To Review Tendering Criteria For School Buildings

July 1, 2020 at 2:01 pm Comments are Disabled

SINN Féin TD for Kerry, Pa Daly, has called on Minister Norma Foley and the Department of Education to urgently review the tendering criteria for school buildings, specifically in light of Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí, and to ensure that local builders have an opportunity to submit tenders. Kerry County Council signed over […]

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AIB Reveals Kerry Consumers Spending Habits During COVID-19 Crisis

AIB Reveals Kerry Consumers Spending Habits During COVID-19 Crisis

July 1, 2020 at 12:23 pm Comments are Disabled

FRIDAY, June 12 was the busiest day for shopping in Kerry as stores reopened after lockdown according to data released by AIB today. The data has been compiled from over one million AIB debit and credit card transactions between 18th May and 14th June, and has been anonymised and aggregated. […]

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Over €2.1m Worth Of Residential Property Sold Around Tralee In May

Over €2.1m Worth Of Residential Property Sold Around Tralee In May

July 1, 2020 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that May was obviously a quieter month than usual for sales, but there were still 12 properties sold around Tralee, fetching a total of €2,120,500. The property that sold for the most money in the Tralee  environs […]

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A sheep which was attacked in Tipperary in the past few months.

Gardaí Appeal To Dog Owners After Reports Of Attacks On Livestock

July 1, 2020 at 10:06 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have issued a national appeal to all dog owners to ensure their dogs are kept under control as Gardaí have received nearly 50 reports of livestock being attacked since March. One such incident took place in Kerry, with Sligo/Leitrim being the worst affected area with seven attacks. Inspector James […]

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