Archive for July 9th, 2024

Members of the Ukrainian community in Tralee attending the vigil in The Square on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Peaceful Protest In Tralee Against Russian Bombing Of Children’s Hospital

July 9, 2024 at 3:24 pm Comments are Disabled

A PEACEFUL peaceful protest by Ukrainians living in Kerry will take place in the  Square in Tralee tomorrow (Wednesday) at 12.30pm. The protest will be dedicated the memory of those children and adults who died in yesterday’s rocket attack on Kyiv, which resulted in the destruction of the Ohmadit Children’s […]

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Dr. Tim Yeomans, MTU; Dr. Emma Murphy, TUS; Minister Martin Heydon; and Leo Murray, ATU at the announcement of funding.

MTU Project To Receive Over €574,683 In Funding

July 9, 2024 at 2:48 pm Comments are Disabled

A MUNSTER Technological University-led project, Springwool, which focuses on removing obstacles and providing a springboard for innovation in the Irish-grown wool sector, has received €574,683 from the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine. The project is being run in collaboration with Atlantic Technological University, Technological University of the Shannon […]

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Justin Walsh

Siamsa Tire Appoints Community Engagement Manager

July 9, 2024 at 2:36 pm Comments are Disabled

SIAMSA Tíre has appointed Justin Walsh as its Community Engagement Manager. He will be responsible for connecting with the Siamsa Tíre Community cast and the diverse communities across Kerry, to explore opportunities to deepen relationships, develop engagement and performance opportunities and explore new partnerships. Nicola Hopcroft, Acting CEO, Siamsa Tíre […]

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From Saturday, 13th July to Saturday, 20th July, a series of free events will be held at Kerry Library to celebrate National Play Day. Pictured were: Deirdre Hegarty (Healthy Kerry Coordinator), Niamh Doyle (Executive Librarian Kerry County Library), Mayor of Kerry Councillor Breandán Fitzgerald, and Gearóid O’Doherty (Coordinator Kerry Recreation & Sports Partnership). Photo: Michelle Breen Crean Photography

Events At Kerry Library To Mark National Play Day

July 9, 2024 at 2:17 pm Comments are Disabled

A SERIES of free events will be held at Kerry Library to celebrate National Play Day from Saturday, July 13 to Saturday, July 20. National Play Day is an annual initiative of the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth whereby local authorities are supported to deliver a programme […]

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UHK Introduces Text Service To Remind Patients Of Appointments

UHK Introduces Text Service To Remind Patients Of Appointments

July 9, 2024 at 12:53 pm Comments are Disabled

UNIVERSITY Hospital Kerry (UHK) is excited to announce the launch of a two-way SMS text messaging reminder service to enhance patient engagement and reduce missed appointments. Roll out of this new service has now commenced and will serve to remind outpatients of their upcoming appointments and allow them to confirm […]

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Survey Shows 31% Of Kerry People Support England In Euro 2024

July 9, 2024 at 12:43 pm Comments are Disabled

A SURVEY by a betting company has revealed that 31% of Kerry people who took part are supporting England in Euro 2024. Our neighbours are in the semi-finals on Wednesday against the Netherlands and it appears they have some support in the Kingdom. Tonybet commissioned a survey to unearth exactly […]

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Youngsters at the Austin Stacks GAA Club Cúl Camp on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks GAA Juvenile Club News

July 9, 2024 at 11:06 am Comments are Disabled

PEIL FAOI 7/8/9: Great Under 7/8/9 football was played once again last Sunday morning i gCathair Sailí. More good exciting football at 11am on Sunday next (14th July). All welcome! CAMPA PEILE: Our club summer camp which will take place in Connolly Park from Tuesday August 6th to Saturday August 10th (ó 9.30am go dtí […]

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Dan O'Donoghue presents a cheque for €11,500 to the Kerry Mental Health Association. Also included I General Manager of KMHA John Drummey and Dan's grandchildren. Photo by Domnick Walsh

Dan’s Dive Raises €11,515 For Kerry Mental Health Association

July 9, 2024 at 10:53 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE grandad who completed a skydive in aid of Kerry Mental Health Association has presented €11,515 to the Association. Following a lengthy weather delay, the 65-year-old Dan O’Donoghue, who’s originally from Valentia Island, made his tandem leap with the Irish Parachute Club in Co Offaly back on Saturday, April […]

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Siobhan Walsh of Down Syndrome Kerry with The Mias Eimear Gallivan and Lauren Glennon and Joe Burkett of Down syndrome Kerry looking forward to the event on July 26. Photo by Dermot Crean

A Night Out For Abba Fans At Benners In Aid Of Down Syndrome Kerry

July 9, 2024 at 10:21 am Comments are Disabled

DOWN Syndrome Kerry is excited to announce their summer fundraiser The Mia’s: Abba Tribute Concert, taking place on Friday, July 26, at Benners Hotel, Tralee. This sensational musical event inspired by the movie Mamma Mia promises an unforgettable evening of music, food, and fun, all in support of a great […]

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Tom Cooper, PYP coordinator at Xiamen International School, pictured with his wife Fang and children Maureen and Danny. Maureen participated in the JEP pilot at the school this year.

Kerry Men Helping Expand The Junior Entrepreneur Programme Into China

July 9, 2024 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

THE Junior Entrepreneur Programme, founded by  Kerry businessman Jerry Kennelly, has made its first foray into China and two Kerry men are spearheading its expansion. A new pilot programme was launched in the city of Xiamen in Fujian province earlier this year, and the first 85 JEP entrepreneurs have created […]

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