Articles by: Lisa O'Mahony

Emma Dunican, Emily Maye, Emily O'Regan and Ruth Kelliher visiting the Women's Rugby World Cup at Tralee RFC on Saturday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Women’s Rugby World Cup Trophy Visits Tralee RFC

April 23, 2017 at 11:26 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great atmosphere at Tralee RFC on Saturday as they hosted the Women’s Rugby World Cup trophy. The club also held a fun day to celebrate ladies and girls rugby. People were invited to come and take a selfie with the trophy. Some past and present Tralee ladies players including Siobhan […]

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Katie, Aisling, Debbie, and Lucy Dillon at the Family Fun Day at Ballyseedy Home and Garden Centre on Saturday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Family Fun At Ballyseedy In Aid Of Down Syndrome Ireland

April 23, 2017 at 11:19 am Comments are Disabled

FAMILIES finished off the Easter Holidays with a bang at the annual family fun day at Ballyseedy Home & Garden Centre on Saturday to mark the Tour de Munster Partnership Spin. The event saw cyclists depart Ballyseedy at 10am and return later in the afternoon when the entertainment was in full […]

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Contestants, Shannon O'Sullivan. Carol Lane, Gabriella Ward and 
Holly Ring, in the 2017 Miss Kerry Competition. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Meet The Miss Kerry 2017 Contestants

April 23, 2017 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

MISS Kerry 2017 was launched on Saturday night at the Brehon Hotel in Killarney. A few Tralee ladies will be among the 23 women who will take part in the competition on May 5 at 8pm at the Brehon Hotel. This year, the participants are from all over Kerry and […]

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PHOTOS: Big Crowds Turn Out For The 20th Annual Good Friday Walk In Tralee

PHOTOS: Big Crowds Turn Out For The 20th Annual Good Friday Walk In Tralee

April 15, 2017 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great turnout at the annual Kerry Hospice Good Friday Walk which set off from The Grand Hotel yesterday. It was the 20th Good Friday Walk organised by Kerry Hospice which started in 1998 and around 200 set out on the walk with a few runners taking part two. The weather […]

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Joan Dillon, Marie Rolls, Rosalind Moore, and Anne Tarint at the Spa/Fenit Good Friday Walk. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Braving The Rain For The Spa/Fenit Hospice Walk

April 15, 2017 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

THE bad weather didn’t deter locals from taking part in the Spa/Fenit Good Friday Walk yesterday. The Spa/Fenit branch of Kerry Hospice held the 10k scenic route walk in memory of the late Jerry O’Sullivan, whose brother took part in the walk on the day. Participants took off from The Tankard, […]

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Nora Gibbons, Michelle Fitzgibbon, Lisa Kelly and Julian Moruzzi at the Tralee branch of the  Irish Wheelchair Association's table quiz at The Greyhound Bar. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony

PHOTOS: Great Turnout For Irish Wheelchair Association Table Quiz

April 14, 2017 at 12:54 pm Comments are Disabled

QUIZ buffs gathered in The Greyhound Bar on Thursday night for the the Tralee branch of the Irish Wheelchair Association table quiz fundraiser. Well known entertainer Mark Leen, the Emerald Elvis, was MC for the night and was in his element for the two music rounds of the quiz. Spot prizes […]

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Participants take off at the Park Run in conjunction with Operation Transformation on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Prepare For VHI Women’s Mini Marathon With The Parkrun

April 14, 2017 at 11:13 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE women are encouraged to prepare for the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon by getting down to their local parkrun and kick start their training on April 22. Parkrun, in partnership with VHI, are extending a warm welcome to women training for the Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon with just over six weeks to go […]

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Top Line up for Women in Media event.

Top Line-up For Women In Media Event This Month

April 13, 2017 at 1:27 pm Comments are Disabled

WOMEN in Media, the annual celebration of the most influential women working in the public eye, is set to take place again at Kilcooly’s Country House Hotel, Ballybunion, from April 21 to 23. Women in Media is in its fifth year and aims to provide a forum for women to […]

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Niall Harty, Colm Cooper, Tom O'Connor and Joe Shanahan at AIB Tralee on Wednesday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

Niall Sets The Bar High For AIB Startup Academy Competition

April 13, 2017 at 11:08 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE resident has made it to the final 14 in the AIB Start Up Academy Competition with his innovative product. Over 700 hopefuls were whittled down to just 14 finalists, who will compete for a wide range of prizes from AIB in the Light House Cinema in Smithfield, Dublin, on Thursday, April […]

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PHOTOS: Beauty And The Beast Wows Audiences At Siamsa

PHOTOS: Beauty And The Beast Wows Audiences At Siamsa

April 12, 2017 at 11:12 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a big crowd in Siamsa Tíre last night for Bryan Carr School of performing Arts production of Beauty and the Beast. With a cast of over a hundred, aged from 5 years to 18 years, this Menken, Ashman and Rice Musical was produced and directed by Bryan Carr and ran […]

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St Brendans Park FC News

St Brendans Park FC News

April 11, 2017 at 5:52 pm Comments are Disabled

  Park Fc Easter Camp  We will once again hold a soccer Easter camp at Christy Leahy Park from Moday April 17th until Friday April 21st from 10am-2pm each day. Fee for the week is €40 per child with extra sibling €10 . Or you can just pay by the […]

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The victorious St. Brendan’s Mens Div 1 Cup champions after their 81-66 win over KCYMS in Castleisland. L-R Cathal O’Sullivan, Paul McMahon, Daniel Molyneaux, Fergal O’Sullivan, Sharon Roche, Darren O’Sullivan, Robert O’Sullivan, Jamie Lowham, Conor Donaghy, Cyril Wallace, Dale Counihan and Coach Charles O’Sullivan

St Brendans Basketball Club News

April 11, 2017 at 5:49 pm Comments are Disabled

RESULTS Mens Div 1 Cup St. Brendan’s 81 KCYMS 66 St. Brendan’s ended the 2016/17 season on a high with a hard fought but well deserved win over rivals KCYMS in the Div 1 Cup final in Castleisland on Friday night. Both sides featured players that had enjoyed Champions Trophy […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

April 11, 2017 at 5:44 pm Comments are Disabled

Mens results Saturday 9th April (Arthur spring medal) blue tees /stroke 1st : Ian O’Doherty (16) 66 Nett 2nd : Verners Tess (5) 70 Nett 3rd : John Moran (8) 71 Nett Best Gross: Graham Spring (0) 72 Gross Sunday 10th April (AIB Scotch Foursomes) 1st : Kieran Ruttledge(17) & […]

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The Tankard.

Get Your Runners At The Ready For Spa/Fenit Good Friday Walk

April 11, 2017 at 1:56 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Spa/Fenit branch of Kerry Hospice will hold their annual Good Friday 10k scenic route walk and run on Friday, April 14, in memory of the late Jerry O’Sullivan. Participants will take off from The Tankard, Kilfenora, at 11am.  Walkers of all ages are invited to come along, take part and […]

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Jennifer Rock - The Skin Nerd.

The Skin Nerd On The Way To CH Chemists

April 11, 2017 at 12:24 pm Comments are Disabled

CH Chemists are planning the ultimate skincare event for Saturday, May 20, where award winning beauty therapist Jennifer Rock, the Skin Nerd, will appear as a special guest. Jennifer will go through her favourite products and offer advice and recommendations for those that wouldn’t be the best at keeping on […]

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Colm Cooper with Sarah Barrett and Eimear O'Sullivan who are part of the U14 team the defeated Tipperary at the weekend.

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

April 10, 2017 at 5:02 pm Comments are Disabled

  Seniors    Na Gaeil entertained Ballydonoghue in Round 3 of the County League in Killeen on Saturday evening in what were ideal conditions for football. Ballydonoghue played with the aid of the breeze in the first half. Na Gaeil’s Stefan Okunbor won the throw in and scored the first point […]

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St Pats

St Pats GAA Club News

April 10, 2017 at 4:57 pm Comments are Disabled

Lotto There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 12, 14, 20 & 30. The five €30 consolation prizes went to Margaret Keane Tonevane, Stevie Boyle Derrymore, Michael Moran The Kerries, Jason Sinnott Derryquay and Margaret Foley c/o The Rock Inn. Next week’s […]

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Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

April 10, 2017 at 4:54 pm Comments are Disabled

SENIOR FOOTBALL: Austin Stacks 5-14; Castleisland Desmonds 2-8. Played in ideal conditions in Connolly Park on last Saturday evening (8th April) we recorded our first Co. League win, in this our second game of the competition. After a rather timid first half, which produced only ten scores (we were ahead […]

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Ballymac Girls Under 16 league Division 3 V Glenflesk, on Tuesday April 4.

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

April 10, 2017 at 4:50 pm Comments are Disabled

Ballymac V St.Senans County League Match Report Saturday 08/04/2017 Ballymac …. 01-19 St.Senans …. 02-13 Ballymac took on St.Senans tonight in Round 3 of the County league. The conditions were excellent  in what was a lovely evening for a fine game of football which both teams served up. This reflected […]

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John Mitchels

John Mitchels GAA Club News

April 10, 2017 at 4:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Division 1 – Round 3 of Co League – Revised Fixtures Please note in light of Kerry qualifying for Allianz Football League Final next Sunday April 9 @ 4pm in Croke Park, Rd 3 of the SFL will revert to Sat April 8. Therefore Rathmore v John Mitchels match will […]

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Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

April 10, 2017 at 4:42 pm Comments are Disabled

Easter Camp Hurling and Camogie: Tralee Parnells will hold and Easter Camp for 7 to 14 year olds. This is during the Easter Holidays.Tue 11th to Thu 13th April, 10 am to 1 pm each day at Caherslee, only EUR25 per player, open to members and non members. We are delighted […]

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Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

April 10, 2017 at 4:39 pm Comments are Disabled

Lotto: Our Lotto Jackpot Draw for €13,800 took place in Griffin’s Bar, Castlemaine  – on Friday last. The drawn numbers were 6,27, and 30 with the bonus ball number 13. There was no outright winner but we had six lucky consolation prize winners. €50 each to Betty McCarthy, The Dawn […]

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Vocal performance by Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn.

PHOTOS: Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Pupils To Star In TG4 Series ‘Cleas Act’

April 10, 2017 at 3:09 pm 1 comment

THE children from Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn in Tralee will star in a jam-packed episode of TG4’s ‘Cleas Act’ on Easter Sunday, April 16. This series brings Ireland’s funniest, cheekiest and most talented kids to your TV screens. Expect the best ‘out of the mouth of babes’ wisdom as the pupils reveal […]

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Michael Collins, District Director, UK and Ireland
Patricia O' Connell, Division B Director and Tricia Healy, Tralee Toastmaster.

Tralee Toastmaster Wins Division Part Of International Speech Contest

April 10, 2017 at 11:23 am Comments are Disabled

A MEMBER of Tralee Toastmasters won the Division contest in the Toastmasters International Speech contest on Saturday, April 8. Tricia Healy, originally from Tarbert, beat seven competitors in this round of the competition in the Castletroy Park Hotel in Limerick, having previously won her club and area competitions. She will […]

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Karen Corridan, Jeanette Cronin, Rebecca Barry and Sharon Houlihan at Jeanette Cronin's Makeup masterclass at CH Chemists on Friday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Jeanette Cronin Gives Makeup Masterclass At CH Chemists

April 8, 2017 at 9:42 am Comments are Disabled

OVER 70 makeup enthusiasts turned out at CH Chemists for Jeanette Cronin’s Estee Lauder makeup masterclass on Friday. Jeanette has previously worked with INGLOT and is renowned in her field and has a huge following on social media. Jeannette recreated the makeup look she was wearing on the day on the model present. […]

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Beauty: The CH Guide To…. Updating Your Make Up

Beauty: The CH Guide To…. Updating Your Make Up

April 7, 2017 at 3:29 pm Comments are Disabled

Lisa O’Mahony of went to CH Chemists get a make-up bag makeover and you can get one too next week… IF the bottom of your make-up bag looks like your bronzer and eyeshadow got into a fist fight, it might be time to update the make-up in there. Cindy Walsh at […]

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Miriam O'Sullivan, Anne Cleary and Niamh Savage at the Professional Practice Networking and Engagement Day at the IT Tralee on Friday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Professional Practice Networking Day At IT Tralee

April 7, 2017 at 2:36 pm Comments are Disabled

IT TRALEE was even busier than usual today as they held a (Social Care) Professional Practice Networking and Engagement Day at the North Campus. There were a number of events on during the day for anyone who wanted to pop in. The exhibition area had 37 organisations present, each eager to discuss the different roles their […]

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Five Things To Do Around Tralee This Weekend

Five Things To Do Around Tralee This Weekend

April 7, 2017 at 11:33 am Comments are Disabled

Another weekend and it’s set to be a scorcher…well on Saturday anyway! Here are a few things you can get up to around Tralee and beyond this weekend, in between catching the sun… Friday 1. Brush up on your makeup skills… Jeanette Cronin will give an Estee Lauder makeup masterclass at […]

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Beauty & the Beast - Front LR Michael Moynihan, Cathal Carr & Aoife O'Mahony, Back LR Barry Sugrue, AnnaMay Wall & Chris Tearle.

Beauty And The Beast Is Coming To Siamsa Tíre Next Week

April 7, 2017 at 9:45 am Comments are Disabled

THE Bryan Carr School of Performing Arts will be entertaining shoppers in Manor West on Friday by performing a James Corden-style flash mob. The performance will take place at 5pm, with the Beauty and the Beast characters from their upcoming production that will be staged in Siamsa Tíre next Monday and Tuesday during […]

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Captain John O'Sullivan.

US Army Aviator From Tralee To Be Commemorated At Listowel Event

April 6, 2017 at 12:17 pm Comments are Disabled

A Tralee man who was a distinguished military and civilian helicopter pilot in the US Army, will be commemorated by Listowel town and Co Kerry in conjunction with Listowel Military Tattoo at Listowel Racecourse on April 29. The commemoration will be attended by many of John O’Sullivan’s family and aviation friends, including […]

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