Archive for September 7th, 2023

Kingdom Pride members Síofra Cotter, Trina Moriarty, Sabrina Queeney, Dan Quirke, Faye Queeney, Brittany White, Dawn Queeney. Photo credit: Dave Ryan.

Kingdom Pride Festival And Founder Nominated For Awards

September 7, 2023 at 4:06 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kingdom Pride in Kerry festival and its founder have been nominated for three awards at the national LGBT+ awards, the GALAS. The GALAS awards showcase LGBT+ work that happens across the nation of Ireland in the pursuit of equality and inclusion. This year, Kerry’s Kingdom Pride in Kerry festival […]

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Caoimhe Madden (front centre) presents a cheque for €805 to Recovery Haven on Tuesday. Also included are Kathleen Collins, Una Sheehy, Helen Gadded and John Healy. Photo by Dermot Crean

Caoimhe Loses Her Locks And Helps Out Recovery Haven

September 7, 2023 at 3:49 pm Comments are Disabled

A YOUNG local girl showed her generosity by helping out two great organisations with a fundraiser earlier in the summer. Caoimhe Madden, a fifth class pupil in Scoil Eoin, decided she wanted to help out Recovery Haven after her mom, Helen, used the services there about six years ago. The […]

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Day Place.

New Book On History Of Day Place Published This Month

September 7, 2023 at 3:36 pm Comments are Disabled

A NEW book on a historic part of Tralee is available to purchase this month. ‘Day Place — The Most Respectable Locality In Tralee’ is written by English artist and historian, Laurence Jones. The book studies the occupants of Day Place, a terrace of ten Georgian townhouses in Tralee, over a 100-year period. […]

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The design of the plaza first presented at the Tralee MD Council meeting in April 2021.

Casement Station Plaza Design To Go To Planning Stage Early Next Year

September 7, 2023 at 2:31 pm Comments are Disabled

PLANS for the new plaza area at the bus and railway station in Tralee will reach the planning stage by the end of the first quarter of 2024. At the meeting of the Tralee Municipal District of Kerry County Council on Monday, Cllr Cathal Foley asked what has been done […]

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Tralee Kayaker Heading To World Championships In US Next Month

Tralee Kayaker Heading To World Championships In US Next Month

September 7, 2023 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE woman is preparing to head off to the United States to take part in a World Championship event. Éidín Dowling from Oakpark is off to the ICF Kayak Freestyle World Championships in Columbus Georgia USA from October 9-14. The 23 year old former Mercy Mounthawk student was selected for […]

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Tralee Toastmasters return after the summer break.

Tralee Toastmasters Return To Meetings After Summer Break

September 7, 2023 at 10:09 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Toastmasters returned on Monday evening after the summer with members new and experienced attending the Our Lady and St. Brendan’s Church Pastoral Centre. Before the meeting even started there was a hive of activity making the last preparations and catching up with each over after the Summer Break. The new […]

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Pj Teahan.

PJ Teahan To Receive Prestigious Award From Patrick O’Keeffe Festival Committee

September 7, 2023 at 9:20 am Comments are Disabled

THE prestigious ‘Dedication to the Music of Sliabh Luachra’ award has been awarded to PJ Teahan. The award decided by the Patrick O’Keeffe Traditional Music Festival committee  was first included in the noughties at the 1993-established Castleisland festival. It is presented to honour the chosen recipient’s dedication to the music […]

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