Articles by: Dermot Crean

Mná Na Gaeil Mothers and Others Blitz Portmarnock

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

October 16, 2017 at 3:43 pm 0 comments

Golf Classic    The countdown is on to Na Gaeil GAA Club inaugural Golf Classic which will be held in Tralee Golf Club on Friday October 27th. Tim Kelliher of Kelliher’s Garage in Rathass is sponsoring the stunning prize of a Toyota Yaris Hybrid for the lucky golfer who manages to get […]

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Tralee in the eye of the storm earlier. Photo via Wild Water Adventures

Storm Update: Council News On Damage Caused By Ophelia

October 16, 2017 at 2:43 pm 0 comments

STORM Ophelia continues to cause problems all over the county but no major incidents have been reported in Tralee. After the sun shone for over an hour and a half, it’s clouding over now and the rain has started. The following issues have been reported to Kerry County Council as […]

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People Were Tweeting Pictures Of A Sunny Tralee Earlier

People Were Tweeting Pictures Of A Sunny Tralee Earlier

October 16, 2017 at 1:43 pm 0 comments

WHILE there are still more strong winds to come according to Met Eireann, many people have been tweeting pictures and videos of the sun shining in Tralee over the past half hour. It was incredibly windy around 12.45 in Tralee and while it’s still blustery, it’s seems like a lull […]

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Pat Joe McQuinn, Anne Hoare, Louise Laide and Denis O'Regan at the Austin Stacks GAA Club Centenary Gala Dinner at The Rose Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

October 16, 2017 at 11:55 am 0 comments

  CENTENARY GALA DINNER: To celebrate Austin Stacks Hurling and Football Club’s centenary year, a Gala Dinner was held on Saturday last,14th October at The Rose Hotel, Tralee. The night kicked off with a champagne reception followed by dinner.  During the meal, guests were entertained by video interviews and photos of […]

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Storm Update: Kerry To Get Strongest Winds This Afternoon

Storm Update: Kerry To Get Strongest Winds This Afternoon

October 16, 2017 at 11:30 am 0 comments

KERRY County Council has supplied the following update on the storm affecting the county as of 12noon today • N70 road at Blackwater Bridge is partially blocked • Tree resting on power line at Kilmurry Road, Kenmare • Tree down at Dromoughty Road, Kenmare • Tree down at Over the […]

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PHOTOS: Families Enjoy A Walk By The Canal For Kerins O’Rahillys

PHOTOS: Families Enjoy A Walk By The Canal For Kerins O’Rahillys

October 16, 2017 at 9:39 am 0 comments

THERE was a huge turnout for the Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club Juvenile and Ladies Canal Walk on Sunday. Families gathered at the clubhouse at 11am and over 150 men, women and children set off to the canal in cloudy but dry conditions. The walk was a fundraiser for the club […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Warriors Excel Again As Saints March Home Without A Win

REPORT/PHOTOS: Warriors Excel Again As Saints March Home Without A Win

October 16, 2017 at 9:38 am 0 comments

Alan Cantwell on Saturday night’s victory for Garvey’s Tralee Warriors over DCU Saints… Garvey’s Tralee Warriors 89 DCU Saints 64 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors consolidated second place on the Super League table by seeing off the challenge of DCU Saints at a packed Tralee Sports Complex on Saturday night. Having led […]

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Action from the match. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTO GALLERY: Ballyduff V Lixnaw County Final In Pictures

October 16, 2017 at 9:30 am 0 comments

BALLYDUFF was the place to be last night as the village celebrated Kerry Senior Hurling Championship title number 25. After over 120 minutes of hurling they overcame Lixnaw in another epic battle. The two teams can be proud of their performances. Here’s some images from the game…

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Tony Griffin, Danny and Mia Leane, Simon McCarthy and Oliver Molloy at the Kerins O'Rahillys GAA Club Family Walk By The Canal on Sunday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

October 16, 2017 at 9:28 am 0 comments

Seniors: Following the disappointment of last week’s defeat in the county semi final, attention now turns to our relegation play off vs Kilcummin on Sunday week, 22nd Oct. In a cruel twist of scheduling we are the curtain raiser to the county senior final in Austin Stack Park with our […]

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Storm Update: Trees Down And Power Outages In Killarney And South Kerry

Storm Update: Trees Down And Power Outages In Killarney And South Kerry

October 16, 2017 at 9:07 am 0 comments

AS winds pick up around Tralee coming up to 9am, there are a few trees down already in south Kerry. A tree was down at Cahir NS near Kenmare (R569) but has since been removed. A tree was down on the Killarney to Barraduff road on Barraduff side and another by […]

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St Pats

St Pat’s GAA Club News

October 15, 2017 at 11:03 pm 0 comments

Lotto There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 14, 20, 23 & 26. The five €30 consolation prizes went to Nora Dowling c/o Tony Casey, Eileen O’Sullivan Churchill, Martina Griffin Cahills Park, Katie Burke Curraheen and Cathy Sheehan Lohercannon. Next week’s Lotto […]

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The Latest Update From Kerry County Council About Storm Ophelia

The Latest Update From Kerry County Council About Storm Ophelia

October 15, 2017 at 10:45 pm 1 comment

THE Kerry Local Emergency Coordination Group met again tonight at County Buildings in Tralee to discuss Storm Ophelia and the Code Level Red weather warning for Kerry which is now in place from the earlier time of 6AM on Monday to 12am on Tuesday. Earlier advice issued still applies with the following […]

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Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

October 15, 2017 at 10:33 pm 0 comments

GIRLS Senior Academy U10s Monday 6-7pm, Mounthawk and Thursday 5-6pm, Balloonagh ***Monday 18th Sept in Balloonagh*** U11s Tuesday 6-7pm, Balloonagh and Saturday 10-11.15 am, Cumann Iosaef U12s Team 1 Wednesday 6-7pm, Mounthawk and Friday 5.45-7.15pm, Mounthawk U12s Team 2 Wednesday 6-7.30pm, John Mitchells U14s Team 1 Monday 7-8pm, Balloonagh and Wednesday 7-8.30pm, Presentation U14s Team 2 Tuesday 8-9pm, Balloonagh and Friday 7-8.30pm, Presentation U16 Girls Wednesday 7-8pm, Mounthawk and Friday 7.15-8.30pm, Friday BOYS Senior Academy U10s Monday 7-8pm, Mounthawk and Wednesday 5-6pm, Balloonagh […]

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Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

October 15, 2017 at 10:29 pm 0 comments

Senior Fixtures The Tralee Town Board Lee Strand Senior Championship Final Ballymacelligott V Kerins O’Rahilly’s  will be played on Sunday 5th November at 2pm Venue TBC Lotto Results 9/10/2017 Jackpot €1,800 Venue: Halfway Bar Numbers Drawn: 17, 19, 22, 27 No Winner Lucky Dip Winners €30 each 1. Pat Mc Donnell, […]

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John Mitchels GAA Club News

John Mitchels GAA Club News

October 15, 2017 at 10:22 pm 0 comments

  McELLIGOTT  Cup – FINAL: Final of McElligott cup featuring John Mitchels v Beaufort is on next Sat 21st October @ 4.30 pm at Farrenfore – extra time applies.  ALL SUPPORT APPRECIATED. COMMUNITY MASS: John Mitchels Community Mass will be held on Thursday November 9th at 7.30 p.m. in the […]

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Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

October 15, 2017 at 10:20 pm 0 comments

Veronica Stack Camogie Tournament: On Saturday the annual Veronica Stack Camogie Tournament in Killarney in Dr. Crokes GAA complex with 12 clubs attending from Cork and Kerry and approximately 300 players in attendance. Veronica helped set up Killarney Camogie Club so a lovely tribute to her over the last few […]

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PHOTOS: Ballyduff Celebrate Title No.25 After Beating Lixnaw

PHOTOS: Ballyduff Celebrate Title No.25 After Beating Lixnaw

October 15, 2017 at 9:21 pm 0 comments

Mike O’Halloran watched Ballyduff and  Lixnaw play out another thriller in Tralee this afternoon with Ballyduff taking title No.25… Ballyduff 4-13 Lixnaw 1.-19 Unlike last week the replay of the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC final was an absolute cracking match with Ballyduff coming out on top after an enthralling contest. […]

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Latest Update From Council On Advising People To Prepare For Storm

Latest Update From Council On Advising People To Prepare For Storm

October 15, 2017 at 6:06 pm 0 comments

THE Kerry Local Coordination Group met this afternoon to discuss Storm Ophelia and the Code Level Red weather warning for Kerry which is in place from 9am Monday to 3am Tuesday. The meeting included representatives from Kerry County Council, the HSE, University Hospital Kerry, Kerry Fire and Rescue and Kerry Civil Defence. The meeting […]

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Presentation Secondary School Postpones Open Night Until Wednesday

Presentation Secondary School Postpones Open Night Until Wednesday

October 15, 2017 at 5:52 pm 0 comments

DUE to Met Eireann’s Red Status Wind Warning for Kerry tomorrow, it has been decided to postpone Presentation Secondary School’s Open Night. Staff and students were to welcome parents of sixth class pupils on Monday evening, but it will instead take place on Wednesday night, October 18 between 6pm and 8pm. […]

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All Schools In Kerry Closed For Tomorrow Due To Storm

October 15, 2017 at 5:12 pm 0 comments

  THE Department of Education is informing all schools in areas affected by Met Éireann’s status red wind alert to remain closed tomorrow. This means children in all Kerry schools will not attend tomorrow.     According to Met Éireann, it looks like the strongest and most damaging winds are […]

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Tara Dore and dancers at the Enable Ireland Kerry 'Lip Sing' contest on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Audience Laps Up ‘Lip Sing’ Fun In Ballyroe

October 15, 2017 at 10:44 am 0 comments

ELVIS, Beyonce, Rihanna and Cyndi Lauper all on the one stage? Yes, it was certainly a night of stars at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Saturday as the Enable Ireland Kerry ‘Lip Sing’ event took place in front of a great crowd of family and friends of the contestants. The […]

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Phil O'Mahony, Mary Ellen Hurley, Kayleigh O'Mahony and Amy Conway at the Austin Stacks GAA Club Centenary Gala Dinner at The Rose Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Celebration Of Austin Stacks History At Gala Dinner

October 15, 2017 at 10:44 am 0 comments

NEARLY 300 people were in The Rose Hotel on Saturday night for the Austin Stacks Centenary Gala Dinner Celebration. The rockies were treated to a champagne reception followed by a delicious dinner and some great entertainment from ‘Keep In Touch’ and DJ Francie Breen. There was also a discussion on […]

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PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

October 15, 2017 at 10:43 am 0 comments

Every week we compile the best of photos posted on Twitter and Instagram about and around Tralee. Here’s what you’ve been snapping this week…  (If you’d like a photo to feature, just tag #Tralee in it and we’ll see it)… There was a special train in Tralee yesterday… @IrishRail‘s 071s […]

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Pupils Joseph Vizer, Marie Husarova and Jack Lopez at the Mercy Mounthawk open day on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Two Tralee Schools Open Their Doors To The Public

October 15, 2017 at 10:43 am 0 comments

IT was a Saturday, but two Tralee schools were still very busy as they hosted open days to showcase the many great facilities they can provide to youngsters starting their second-level education next year. Coláiste Gleann Lí saw many families attending and they were met with eager students and teachers […]

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Roger Harty: Time

Roger Harty: Time

October 15, 2017 at 10:42 am 2 comments

I ONCE heard a quote from an elderly Tipperary man, when he was asked about time, he said “there are three important aspects about time when doing anything” Be on time. Take your time. and Go home in time. Mankind has always been baffled about time. Imagine if you could, […]

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Kerry County Council Tells Public To Prepare For Big Storm Ahead

Kerry County Council Tells Public To Prepare For Big Storm Ahead

October 14, 2017 at 3:40 pm 0 comments

KERRY County Council has activated its Major Weather Emergency Plan following the issuing by Met Eireann this afternoon of a Code Level Red severe weather warning for Kerry. Earlier today, Met Eireann  issued a Level Red weather warning for counties including Kerry which is in effect from 9am on Monday […]

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Met Eireann.

Status Red Warning For Kerry As Ophelia Approaches

October 14, 2017 at 12:50 pm 1 comment

MET Eireann has issued a Status Red Warning for Kerry on Monday. A Yellow warning was in place but after monitoring the situation they have upgraded the status to the highest level for five counties on the west coast, so we’re about to get the worst of it. Ex-hurricane Ophelia […]

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Cliff Richard.

Cliff Richard Is Coming Back To The INEC

October 14, 2017 at 11:00 am 0 comments

CLIFF Richard is coming back to Killarney next year as part of his 60th anniversary tour. With 103 album releases, 123 single hits and the equivalent of 20 years spent in the UK charts, voted Britain’s “Ultimate Pop Star”, Sir Cliff Richard will be celebrating his 60th Anniversary in the music […]

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QUIZ: Who’s The Well-Known Kerry Person?

QUIZ: Who’s The Well-Known Kerry Person?

October 14, 2017 at 10:19 am 2 comments
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Saturday 14th October 2017: Cyclists Rob Ryan and Kate Counihan with Cathal Walshe, Chairman Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle pictured in Killarney to announce that the annual Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle raised over €1,000,000 for charity this year. Photo: Don MacMonagle

Ring Of Kerry Cycle Raises Over €1,000,000 For Charities

October 14, 2017 at 10:18 am 1 comment

THE Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle last night presented cheques totalling more than €1 million to the charities involved in the prominent charity cycle event this year. The presentation took place Friday night at the INEC Killarney with a dinner and drinks reception to honour the charities and volunteers who […]

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