Archive for October, 2022

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

October 31, 2022 at 8:30 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE CO. SF FINAL: Congrats to East Kerry on their Co. Final victory last Sunday.  They now join three other teams who have won 10 titles each – Laune Rangers (1889-1996), John Mitchels (1929-1966) and South Kerry (1955-2015). Dr. Crokes (1901-2018) and ourselves (1928-2021) still lead the honours list  […]

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Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

October 31, 2022 at 3:34 pm Comments are Disabled

NÓTAÍ NA mBAN The change in seasons is upon us and one sign of winter settling in is the clocks going back . They went back one day before Halloween this year so an extra hour’s rest for everyone before trick or treating on Monday. Hope everyone will have a […]

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Status Yellow Rain And Wind Warning For Wednesday

Status Yellow Rain And Wind Warning For Wednesday

October 31, 2022 at 1:12 pm Comments are Disabled

A STATUS Yellow wind and rain warning has been issued for Ireland for Wednesday by Met Éireann. It will be very windy on Wednesday with widespread gales, southerly veering westerly. Some will be severe and damaging gusts may occur. There is potential for localised wave overtopping along Atlantic coasts. A spell of […]

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St Pats GAA Club News

St Pats GAA Club News

October 31, 2022 at 12:49 pm Comments are Disabled

Club Lotto Due to our Race Night our Lotto will take place Monday 31st at 9.15pm, results can be found on our Facebook page, local Outlets and will appear in next week’s papers. Many Thanks to All who contribute to our weekly club Lotto. The club cannot emphasize enough the […]

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Na Gaeil GAA Club News

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

October 31, 2022 at 12:27 pm Comments are Disabled

Race Night 2022: On Friday the 11th of November Na Gaeil will host their annual Race Night in the clubhouse and will also broadcast live on Facebook. We welcome back the Tote which always adds an extra element of fun and excitement to the night. This year will also include an […]

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Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

October 31, 2022 at 12:06 pm Comments are Disabled

Senior Team All roads will lead to Strand Road next Sunday at 2pm when our Senior team will take on Listry in the Junior Premier Championship semi-final. Please put on your colours and come out and support these lads and their management team of Ruairi, Denis, Tom, DD, Kevin, Aidan, […]

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Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

October 31, 2022 at 11:51 am Comments are Disabled

Under 13 Hurling Our U13s had a great result in the final round of the North Kerry Under 13 B Championship at the weekend.  It was a thrilling match with a final score of Parnells 5-9 to 2-11 for Causeway.  Congratulations and well done boys. Under 16 Hurling Our U16s […]

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Den McCarthy, Fran McElligott and Damien Morrisson at the finish of the Tralee Half-Marathon on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Sun Shines For The Tralee Half-Marathon

October 31, 2022 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

OVER 300 runners took to the roads of Tralee on Sunday morning for the Tralee Half-Marathon. The race started from outside Clifford’s Cash and Carry at 9am and led the participants on a route taking in the Spa, out to Ardfert and back to town finishing at Neil Armstrong Way […]

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220 Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK During October

220 Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK During October

October 31, 2022 at 11:36 am Comments are Disabled

OCTOBER saw 220 patients waiting on trolleys in University Hospital Kerry, the lowest number for the month in six years. In October 2021 there were 343 people waiting on trolleys at UHK The monthly Trolleywatch figures compiled by the Irish Nurses and Midwives organisation shows that numbers of patients on […]

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Kurt Russell as MacReady in The Thing.

Scary Movies To Watch On TV This Halloween Night

October 31, 2022 at 11:27 am Comments are Disabled

THOSE of you with a ‘dodgy box’ can get anything you want at any time, but if you’re looking to narrow it down to some movies on regular TV tonight, step this way. With no frightening flicks on terrestrial channels, we’ll have to venture further into ‘cable TV’ land. The […]

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Status Yellow Rainfall Warning Issued

Status Yellow Rainfall Warning Issued

October 30, 2022 at 3:52 pm Comments are Disabled

A STATUS Yellow Rainfall warning has been issued for Ireland for Halloween. Met Éireann issued the warning for heavy rain on Monday which will lead to localised flooding and some disruption all over the country. The warning is valid from 6am to midnight. However, looking at the rainfall radar on […]

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PHOTOS/REPORT: Demons Back To Haunt Warriors As Losing Streak Continues

PHOTOS/REPORT: Demons Back To Haunt Warriors As Losing Streak Continues

October 30, 2022 at 12:14 pm Comments are Disabled

Alan Cantwell reports on the InsureMyVan.ie Men’s Super League 2022/2023 – Round 5 game between Garvey’s Tralee Warriors and UCC Demons on Friday night… Garvey’s Tralee Warriors 85 UCC Demons 89 With just a single League win to their name, Garvey’s Tralee Warriors need to regroup and regather after suffering […]

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Business Management graduate Zoe King with Marketing and Management graduates Chelsea Flynn, Maria Griffin, Laura Moloney and Colette O'Shea at the Munster Technological University Graduation Ceremony on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More From The MTU Conferring Ceremony (Part 2)

October 30, 2022 at 11:46 am Comments are Disabled

IT was a momentous day for over 700 graduates at Munster Technological University’s Conferring of Awards Ceremonies on Friday. The award ceremonies marked the first in person conferring since October 2019, although the graduating of Class of 2021 received their parchments in October 2021, and returned to the Kerry Sports […]

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Teenager Dies In Road Traffic Collision At Derrymore

Teenager Dies In Road Traffic Collision At Derrymore

October 29, 2022 at 10:17 pm Comments are Disabled

Gardaí are investigating a fatal single vehicle road traffic collision that occurred at approximately 5:15pm on Saturday, at Derrymore East, Tralee. The front seat passenger of the only car involved, a female youth in her teens, was pronounced dead at the scene. The male driver, aged in his 40s, was […]

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Motorists Advised Of Potential Traffic Delays Due To Events In Tralee Area On Sunday

Motorists Advised Of Potential Traffic Delays Due To Events In Tralee Area On Sunday

October 29, 2022 at 11:15 am Comments are Disabled

MOTORISTS around Tralee are being advised to plan their journeys on Sunday as the town and surrounding areas are hosting several major events. Kerry Motor Club’s annual Winter Rally is taking place on roads all over north Kerry. Roads near the villages of Abbeydorney, Ardfert and Killflynn will be closed all […]

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Austin Quilter of AQ Foods receives the Listowel Food Fair Listowel Food Hero Award from Jimmy Deenihan.

Listowel Food Hero Award Presented To Austin Quilter

October 29, 2022 at 11:10 am Comments are Disabled

AUSTIN Quilter of AQ Foods was awarded the prestigious 2022 Listowel Food Fair Listowel Food Hero Award. The award was initiated to acknowledge the rich culinary traditions of Listowel and North Kerry. Austin Quilter was presented with the award by the Food Fair Chairperson Jimmy Deenihan — in recognition of his […]

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Early Childhood graduates Chloe Boyle, Fiona Nelligan McGuire, Joanne McCarthy at the Munster Technological University Graduation Ceremony on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Class Of 2022 Enjoy Graduation Ceremony At MTU (Part 1)

October 29, 2022 at 10:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE ‘Class of 2022’ received their graduation awards at Munster Technological University’s Conferring of Awards Ceremonies on Friday. It was a day to congratulate graduates, their families and friends and recognise the hard work and dedication that led to this moment. This year’s graduating classes included students from the School […]

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Principal  Sorcha Ní Chatháin and Norma Foley TD Minister of Education

Ireland’s First Gaeltacht-Based Community National School Officially Opened In Kerry

October 29, 2022 at 10:50 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Education and Training Board (Kerry ETB) welcomed Norma Foley TD, Minister for Education, to officially open Scoil an Ghleanna Community National School (CNS) on Friday. Scoil an Ghleanna, located near Ballinskelligs, transferred from Catholic to multidenominational patronage in 2019, becoming Kerry ETB’s second Community National School. Uniquely Scoil an […]

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Here’s The Judges’ Report After Tralee Wins 10th Tidy Towns Gold Medal In A Row

October 29, 2022 at 10:33 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE won its 10th Tidy Towns Gold Medal in a row yesterday and in doing so upped their points tally on last year. They were awarded 347 points, up nine on 2021’s total of 338 with an increase in almost every category (see table below). Meanwhile, The Spa, Tralee received an […]

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Finnegan On Films: A Mixed Bag Of Movies For Saturday

Finnegan On Films: A Mixed Bag Of Movies For Saturday

October 29, 2022 at 10:29 am Comments are Disabled

Our movie guy, James Finnegan, on some movies on the box on Saturday… “In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines, lived twelve little girls in two straight lines”… So begins Ludwig Bemelmans’ first book about Madeline (Saturday 1pm RTE2), who is one of those twelve little […]

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Tralee Branch Of Irish Red Cross To Hold Recruitment Night

Tralee Branch Of Irish Red Cross To Hold Recruitment Night

October 28, 2022 at 3:33 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Tralee Branch of the Irish Red Cross are holding a recruitment evening from 7-9pm on Tuesday, November 15 at The Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee. The branch is looking for new volunteers and no experience is necessary. All training in First Aid response and regular training to keep skills up to […]

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At the opening of the Tralee Fenit Greenway on Friday were Minister Norma Foley, Mayor of Tralee Mikey Sheehy, Minister Hildegaard Naughton, and Brendan Griffin TD. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Minister Officially Opens New Tralee-Fenit Greenway

October 28, 2022 at 3:18 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Tralee-Fenit Greenway was officially opened today by the Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Hildegarde Naughton TD. It was the second Greenway she opened on Friday after she opened the 16km Listowel to Abbeyfeale Greenway earlier that morning. Those present at the opening at the Bracker O’Regan […]

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Sponsored: Celebrate A Traditional Christmas At The Meadowlands Hotel

October 28, 2022 at 8:47 am 1 comment

TIS the season to be Merry! The Meadowlands Team is excited to welcome festive gatherings in An Móinéar Restaurant, Johnny Frank’s Bar & Lounge, Lios Beag Private dining room, and An Meitheal Ballroom, each with its cosy atmosphere to cater for intimate dinners to larger corporate and club events up […]

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A spectacular fire and aerial circus show will take place in Tralee at the end of October.

Six Things To See And Do Around Tralee This Weekend

October 28, 2022 at 8:44 am Comments are Disabled

It’s the last bank holiday weekend before Christmas so make the most of it! While Friday and Saturday are quiet enough, there’s a few more things to see and do around the town on Sunday… Friday 1. Warriors battle Demons… A timely fixture for the weekend as Garveys Tralee Warriors […]

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Gardaí Warn Of Dangers Of Fireworks As Halloween Approaches

Gardaí Warn Of Dangers Of Fireworks As Halloween Approaches

October 28, 2022 at 8:44 am Comments are Disabled

AS people prepare to celebrate Halloween, An Garda Síochána is reminding the public that it is an offence to possess fireworks without a licence. It is an offence to throw an ignited firework at any person or property. The offence carries a fine of €10,000 and or a term of 5 years […]

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The Think Before You Flush campaign, operated by Clean Coasts in partnership with Irish Water, are urging the people of Kerry to stop flushing wipes down the toilet this Halloween. Pictured from left; Sarah O' Connor, Beth Lucey, Ciara O' Sullivan and Orianne McGillycuddy from St. Brigid's Presentation Secondary School, Killarney. Pic:Pauline Dennigan

Campaign Urges Kerry People To ‘Think Before You Flush’ This Halloween

October 28, 2022 at 8:43 am Comments are Disabled

THE ‘Think Before You Flush Campaign’, operated by Clean Coasts in partnership with Irish Water, urges the public of Kerry to stop flushing wipes down the toilet this Halloween. When waste items like wet wipes and sanitary items are flushed, they can reappear in the form of fatbergs. Halting the unacceptable […]

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Diocese Of Kerry To Host November Webinar

Diocese Of Kerry To Host November Webinar

October 28, 2022 at 8:43 am Comments are Disabled

THE Diocese of Kerry will host their November webinar on Monday the 7th at 7.30pm. The guest speaker is Br Richard Hendrick, Franciscan Capuchin. Known to many for his poem, ‘Lockdown’, or from his work on Christian mindfulness, Br Richard has chosen the title: ‘Welcoming Sister Death – The Franciscan Way […]

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Student Areej Gul dressing up for Halloween at Kerry College on Thursday afternoon. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Fancy Dress Fun For Halloween At Kerry College

October 27, 2022 at 3:19 pm Comments are Disabled

WITH Halloween approaching, students at Kerry College decided to have a bit of fun ahead of the mid-term break. The cafeteria at the Clash Campus was livened up by the appearance of Spiderman, Nishi Sunak, Batgirl and more as the Student Council organised a fancy dress event with teacher Miranda […]

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Search For Missing Man Stood Down After Discovery Of Body

Search For Missing Man Stood Down After Discovery Of Body

October 27, 2022 at 2:56 pm Comments are Disabled

FOLLOWING the discovery of a man’s body in the Millennium Walkway area of Tralee earlier this morning, the missing person appeal for Con Donoghue, 53 years, has been stood down. No further action is required and no further information is available at this time. Gardaí have  thanked the public  for their assistance in this matter.

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Public Advised Of Road Closures For Kerry Winter Rally On Sunday

Public Advised Of Road Closures For Kerry Winter Rally On Sunday

October 27, 2022 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

THERE will be a number of road closures in the north Kerry area on this Sunday due to the Kerry Winter Rally stages taking place. Kerry Motor Club is celebrating 50 years this year and its end-of-season event has been included in the month-long An Turas Mór Kerry Homecoming Festival. […]

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