Archive for March, 2021

Less Than Five Additional COVID Cases Reported For Kerry, 411 Nationally

Less Than Five Additional COVID Cases Reported For Kerry, 411 Nationally

March 31, 2021 at 4:06 pm 1 comment

THERE were less than five new cases of COVID-19 reported for Kerry this afternoon. When the number is less than five, the exact figure is revealed the following day on the COVID data hub on gov.ie. There was six additional deaths and 411 more cases reported nationally. All reported deaths occurred […]

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Laura Whelton.

Laura To Shave Head In Fundraiser For KRSAC

March 31, 2021 at 12:15 pm Comments are Disabled

A YOUNG woman from Killarney is to shave her head for a great cause next week. Laura Whelton will go under the clippers on Tuesday, April 6, in aid of Kerry Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre. She said she chose to do this “as an act of solidarity with all the […]

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An Easter box of treats from Ballygarry House Hotel.

Sponsored: Relax And Unwind At Home This Easter With Treats From Ballygarry

March 31, 2021 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

WHAT better way to take a break from the home-schooling and the working from home than with some of Ballygarry’s very own Easter treats. To celebrate the holiday, the team at Ballygarry House Hotel are putting all of their treats in one basket with the return of their very popular […]

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Bishop Ray Browne at the official opening of the new 15-bed specialist palliative in-patient unit at University Hospital Kerry on Friday afternoon. Photo by Dermot Crean

Bishop Ray Browne’s Message For Easter

March 31, 2021 at 10:27 am Comments are Disabled

Bishop of Kerry, Ray Browne has issued his annual Message for Easter 2021… If I, your Lord and Master, have washed your feet, how much more should you wash each other’s feet?  Jn 13:14 What a year! Together all of us have lived through a year of the coronavirus, each […]

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Businesses Can Apply To Council For €4,000 Grants To Develop Outdoor Dining Facilities

Businesses Can Apply To Council For €4,000 Grants To Develop Outdoor Dining Facilities

March 31, 2021 at 10:12 am 1 comment

A NEW  €17million fund for developing outdoor dining capacity in the tourism and hospitality sector has been announced today. Kerry County Council will get two allocations of €200,000 under two parts of the scheme. The first part of the scheme covers  outdoor seating and accessories, where hospitality businesses in the county can […]

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Six Additional COVID-19 Cases In Kerry, 368 Reported Nationally

Six Additional COVID-19 Cases In Kerry, 368 Reported Nationally

March 30, 2021 at 5:12 pm 1 comment

THERE were six new cases of COVID-19 reported for Kerry this evening. There were 14 additional deaths and 368 more cases reported nationally. Twelve deaths occurred in March, one in February and one in January. The median age of those who died was 83 years and the age range was 68 – […]

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Olivia Colman.

Olivia Colman In Tralee Area This Summer To Film Movie Written By Local Woman

March 30, 2021 at 3:00 pm Comments are Disabled

OSCAR-WINNING actress Olivia Colman will be in the Tralee area this June as she is starring in a film written by a local woman. ‘Joyride’ was written by Tralee native Ailbhe Keogan and will be filmed in Tralee and other parts of Kerry this summer. It’s described as a foul-mouthed […]

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Amy Roche from Tralee was named overall winner at the Lee Strand Kerry Garda Youth Achievement Awards. Photo: Domnick Walsh

Tralee Woman Named Overall Winner In Lee Strand Kerry Garda Youth Achievement Awards

March 30, 2021 at 1:12 pm Comments are Disabled

THE annual Lee Strand & Kerry Garda Youth Achievement Awards took place live on Radio Kerry on Saturday night and a Tralee woman was announced as the overall winner. Twenty-one-year-old Amy Roche from Tralee was nominated by Lisa Curran for all her amazing help with Lisa’s 10-year-old son Christopher who […]

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Homes in The Belfy, Clogher Lí and

Some Tralee Homes To Be Without Electricity Today

March 30, 2021 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

HOMES in some Tralee estates in the south of the town will be without power for today and part of tonight due to a network fault. ESB Networks detected a fault in Manor last night and were working on repairing it. However, due to ongoing work, they say around 110 […]

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Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

March 30, 2021 at 9:51 am Comments are Disabled

FUNDRAISERS:  Thanks to all those members who have supported our 2 recent club fundraisers – Fantasy Cheltenham and Zoom Bingo. The Winners in our Fantasy Cheltenham were as follows:  1st Jack Morgan €350, 2nd Neil Nestor €150 and 3rd Matthew Browne €100. See our Club website for the complete list, […]

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Less Than Five COVID Cases Reported For Kerry This Evening, 539 Nationally

Less Than Five COVID Cases Reported For Kerry This Evening, 539 Nationally

March 29, 2021 at 5:31 pm Comments are Disabled

LIKE yesterday and Saturday, there were less than five new cases of COVID-19 reported for Kerry this evening. When the number is less than five, the exact figure is revealed the following day on the COVID data hub on gov.ie. There was one additional death and 539 more cases reported […]

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Na Gaeil GAA Club News

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

March 29, 2021 at 4:51 pm Comments are Disabled

Covid Update    The powers that be in Croke Park have thanked all clubs for their on-going patience in relation to the continued enforced delay in the resumption of GAA activities. They have provided us with a brief up-date on the position with regard to covid-19. They say that 2021 has […]

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Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

March 29, 2021 at 4:48 pm Comments are Disabled

Keep Active While covid restrictions are still in place we anxiously wait to see what the government will announce this week.  Let’s hope the rumours that children will be allowed to return in the coming weeks hold true. We urge all younger players to keep practising their drills every day […]

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Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

March 29, 2021 at 4:45 pm Comments are Disabled

Masters Golf Challenge 2021  The club are again holding its US Masters Golf Challenge. Tickets are currently on sale and being distributed through the Senior Players and Senior Executive . All support greatly appreciated. ACADAMH NA nÓG Firstly and most importantly we in Strand Road Club and community send our […]

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St Pats GAA Club News

St Pats GAA Club News

March 29, 2021 at 4:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Club Lotto   There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot of €5000 on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 02, 09, 22 & 27. The five €30 consolation prizes went to: Paul McMahon, Ballyard (Online) Marguerite Trant, Curraheen Eileen O’Connor, Annagh Aoife Healy, Ballinorig (Online) Donal Brosnan, Lohercannon […]

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Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

March 29, 2021 at 4:35 pm Comments are Disabled

We need your help-please fill out our Healthy Club Questionnaire Ballymacelligott GAA club is taking part in the GAA’s Healthy Club Project which aims to help clubs identify what they are already doing well, identify areas where they can or would like to improve, and empower them to ensure that […]

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The suspected cocaine seized today in Listowel.

Gardaí Seize €15,000 Worth Of Suspected Cocaine In Listowel

March 29, 2021 at 3:51 pm Comments are Disabled

Gardaí have seized €15,000 of suspected cocaine in Listowel today (Monday). As part on ongoing investigation into the sale and supply of controlled drugs in Listowel, Detective Gardaí from Listowel and the Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit searched a derelict property on Bridge Road, Listowel this morning at around 9.30am. During […]

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Gardaí Warn Of Fake €5 Notes Circulating In Tralee Area

Gardaí Warn Of Fake €5 Notes Circulating In Tralee Area

March 29, 2021 at 3:47 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are asking to public to be aware of fake notes in circulation in the Tralee area. In the last number of days Tralee Gardaí have been made aware of counterfeit €5 notes changing hands. The notes have been given to a number of fast food delivery drivers in the […]

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Elaine Kinsella.

Radio Kerry Presenter To Co-Host RTE’s Today Show With Dáithí

March 29, 2021 at 3:10 pm Comments are Disabled

A RADIO Kerry presenter will team up with Dáithí Ó Sé to co-host the Today show on RTE One next month. Elaine Kinsella, who co-presents Kerry’s Full Breakfast with Andrew Morrissey on weekdays, will join Dáithí to make up an all-Kingdom pairing on April 19th, 20th, 26th and 27th. The Listowel […]

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Part of the suspected cannabis seizure in north Kerry.

Gardaí Seize €7,300 Of Suspected Cannabis In North Kerry

March 29, 2021 at 2:57 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have arrested and charged a man in relation to the seizure of €7,300 of suspected cannabis in north Kerry on Saturday, March 27. As part of an ongoing investigation in the Kerry Division, Gardaí from the Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit executed a search warrant at a house in the Duagh […]

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Bracker O'Regan Road.

Over €1.6m For New Cycleways And Junction Upgrades In Tralee

March 29, 2021 at 11:45 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY will receive €5,644,500 in funding for walking and cycling projects in towns and villages across the county. Projects in Tralee will receive €1.645m of this funding. These include €1,130,000 for interconnected networks cycleways in town at Bracker O’Regan Road (€850,000), the Town Park (€180,000) and the canal to town (€100,000). […]

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Over €500,000 In Funding Announced For Kerry ETB

Over €500,000 In Funding Announced For Kerry ETB

March 29, 2021 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

THE Government has announced funding of €507,500 for Kerry Education and Training Board (KETB) under the Devolved Capital Allocations for 2021. The funding forms part of Project Ireland 2040 and will be provided via SOLAS for the delivery of small-scale and necessary infrastructure and improvement works, and for the purchase […]

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Man To Appear In Court In Relation To Firearms And Munitions Seizure IN Kerry

Man To Appear In Court In Relation To Firearms And Munitions Seizure IN Kerry

March 29, 2021 at 10:04 am Comments are Disabled

Gardaí investigating the seizure of explosive components, firearms and munitions that occurred on Saturday at an arms dump near Sneem, have charged one man that was arrested. The man in his late 50s is due to appear before Bantry District Court this morning Monday at 11am. The second man (30 […]

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Less Than Five Additional COVID-19 Cases In Kerry, 604 More Nationally

Less Than Five Additional COVID-19 Cases In Kerry, 604 More Nationally

March 28, 2021 at 6:26 pm 1 comment

LIKE yesterday, there were less than five new cases of COVID-19 reported for Kerry at the NPHET briefing this evening. When the number is less than five, the exact figure is revealed the following day on the COVID data hub on gov.ie. There were 13 additional deaths and 604 more […]

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PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

March 28, 2021 at 12:57 pm Comments are Disabled

Every week we compile photos of Tralee and beyond posted on Twitter and Instagram. If you’d like a photo to feature, just tag #Tralee and we’ll see it… Pres girls getting creative… We are spreading Easter cheer! Ms O’Connell & Ms Cronins TY students participated in a Creative Easter Card competition […]

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Less Than Five Additional COVID-19 Cases In Kerry, 624 Reported Nationally

Less Than Five Additional COVID-19 Cases In Kerry, 624 Reported Nationally

March 27, 2021 at 6:04 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were less than five new cases of COVID-19 reported for Kerry at the NPHET briefing this evening. When the number is less than five, the exact figure is revealed the following day on the COVID data hub on gov.ie. There were two additional deaths and 624 more cases reported […]

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Know Your Rights: Benefits For Carers

Know Your Rights: Benefits For Carers

March 27, 2021 at 11:09 am Comments are Disabled

Know Your Rights has been compiled by Kerry Citizens Information Service which provides a free and confidential service to the public… Question: I need to take time out from work to care for my father. What supports are available for people in my situation? Answer: There are several supports available […]

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Finnegan On Films: Four Films Worth A Look On TV This Week

Finnegan On Films: Four Films Worth A Look On TV This Week

March 27, 2021 at 11:09 am Comments are Disabled

Our movie guy, James Finnegan, says it’s much better week for television films with some excellent stories well delivered with some notable performances to enhance the experience… A film that gave us a cast of famous faces in dire straits, thereby setting a trend that has continued ever since, The […]

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Nearly 350 COVID-Related Fines Issued By Kerry Gardaí Since Start Of Pandemic

Nearly 350 COVID-Related Fines Issued By Kerry Gardaí Since Start Of Pandemic

March 26, 2021 at 7:22 pm 1 comment

THERE have been 346 COVID-related fines issued to people by gardaí in the Kerry Division up to March 25 this year. Gardaí in the Southern Region (Clare, Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Waterford) issued more fines than any other region (5,035), with the Dublin region next (4,462), followed by the North Western […]

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No Additional COVID Cases In Kerry, 584 Reported Nationally This Evening

No Additional COVID Cases In Kerry, 584 Reported Nationally This Evening

March 26, 2021 at 6:01 pm 1 comment

THERE were no new cases of COVID-19 reported for Kerry at the NPHET briefing this evening. There were 20 additional deaths and 584 more cases reported nationally. Of the deaths reported today, 11 occurred in March, three in February and six in January. The median age of those who died was […]

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