Archive for September 17th, 2020

No New Kerry COVID-19 Cases Reported This Evening, 240 More Cases Nationally

No New Kerry COVID-19 Cases Reported This Evening, 240 More Cases Nationally

September 17, 2020 at 6:01 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY was not included in the counties reporting an increase in COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours. However, the total official number of cases for the county since the start of the pandemic rose by five to 362 to reflect yesterday’s reported rise. 240 new cases over the past […]

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Kerry Local Creative Youth Partnership grants will create more opportunities for young people in Kerry. Photo: M Di Grande.

Funding Available For Projects Promoting Youth Creativity In Kerry

September 17, 2020 at 4:21 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Education and Training Board has announced two new strands of funding available to organisations, communities, youth groups, and after-school groups who wish to enhance the range and impact that creative people such as artists/designers/craft-makers/creative industry professionals can make in working with young people. Applications are being sought for youth […]

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Pictured at Ross Castle, in Killarney, is Siobhan Reen, Specialist Children’s Liaison Nurse for Kerry, Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation, who is urging the people of Kerry to go “Up the Hill for Jack and Jill” for a socially-distanced challenge in October.

Kerry People Urged To Go ‘Up The Hill For Jack & Jill’ This October

September 17, 2020 at 1:27 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation is asking Kerry people to support local and donate local by going ‘Up the Hill for Jack & Jill’ this October. Funds raised will go towards the home nursing care of Jack & Jill children around the country with highly complex medical and life-limiting […]

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Jessie Buckley

Jessie Buckley To Receive Kerry Film Festival’s Maureen O’Hara Award

September 17, 2020 at 12:16 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry International Film Festival (KIFF) has announced that Jessie Buckley is the recipient of this year’s Maureen O’Hara award. The Killarney native will be accepting the accolade in October in celebration of her exceptional work in both film and the arts. The much-coveted award is offered exclusively to women who […]

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Green Flag Awarded To Tralee Town Park For First Time

Green Flag Awarded To Tralee Town Park For First Time

September 17, 2020 at 10:31 am 1 comment

AN Taisce has awarded a Green Flag for Tralee Town Park for the first time. Only awarded for exceeding tough environmental standards in green space management, and excellence of visitor attractions – the Green Flag Award for Parks is the mark of a quality park or green space and is recognised […]

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Rahoonane Community Centre will benefit from the Community Advancement Programme.

Tralee Community Groups Benefit From Community Enhancement Programme

September 17, 2020 at 10:09 am Comments are Disabled

OVER €62,000 has been awarded to Kerry community groups, including some in Tralee, under the first round of the Community Enhancement Programme for 2020. The Tralee groups to benefit are Castleview Residents Association (€1,000), Rahoonane Community Centre (€1,000), Baile Mhuire Ltd (€1,000), Tralee Community Development Project (€400), Spa Tidy Village […]

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