Business/Property

New Car Sales In Kerry Slightly Up So Far This Year Compared To 2021

New Car Sales In Kerry Slightly Up So Far This Year Compared To 2021

December 1, 2022 at 1:59 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were 23 new car sales in Kerry last month according to the latest statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI), down 23% on the November 2021 total of 30. So far this year 2,278 new cars have been sold in Kerry, up 3.3% on the first […]

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Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In October

Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In October

December 1, 2022 at 9:42 am Comments are Disabled

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that there were 30 property sales in the Tralee area in October in transactions fetching a total of €5,824,890. The property that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs in October was […]

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Chamber CEO Says Tralee Had A Remarkable 2022 For Events

Chamber CEO Says Tralee Had A Remarkable 2022 For Events

November 29, 2022 at 11:28 am Comments are Disabled

THE Chief Executive of Tralee Chamber said the town welcomed huge crowds for a number of events this year, with many more to visit over the Christmas season. Colette O’Connor made her comments on Friday last as business leaders and politicians gathered to celebrate the achievements of Tralee Chamber over […]

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James Sugrue and Teresa Higgins Walker of Lee Strand and Aisling Foley of The Rose Hotel at the Tralee Chamber Alliance President's Lunch at The Rose Hotel on Friday afternoon. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Over 150 Attend Inaugural Tralee Chamber President’s Lunch

November 26, 2022 at 9:56 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a fantastic support from the business community for the Inaugural Tralee Chamber President’s lunch on Friday in The Rose Hotel. Business leaders, key political decision makers and stakeholders gather to celebrate the achievements of the Tralee Chamber, while looking forward to building a bigger and better Tralee in […]

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18.11.2022 Repro Free : 
Bon Secours Hospital Tralee to be new health partner to Kerry GAA . 
 Bon Secours Hospital Tralee (BSHT) is to be the new health partner to Kerry GAA (KGAA) following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding, it has been announced at the Kerry GAA Centre of Excellence in Currans . Pictured were :  Rosalie Stack, Physiotherapy Manager, Bon Secours Hospital , Patrick O’Sullivan, Chairman of Kerry GAA and  TJ O’Connor, CEO of Bon Secours Hospital  .
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Bon Secours Hospital Tralee to be new health partner to Kerry GAA

18th November 2022: Bon Secours Hospital Tralee (BSHT) is to be the new health partner to Kerry GAA (KGAA) following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding, it has been announced.
Under this Memorandum of Understanding (‘MOU’), KGAA and BSHT will collaborate across a range of mutually beneficial areas.  This collaboration will include our elite players having access to Physiotherapy Services, certain diagnostic testing, DEXA scans and other diagnostics as required.  The collaboration will also include BSHT basing their Physiotherapy Out-Patient Service in the Currans Centre of Excellence along with other office based staff.  
The document was signed on behalf of the Bon Secours Hospital Tralee by Mr TJ O’Connor, CEO and on behalf of the KGAA by Kerry GAA Chairman, Mr Patrick O’Sullivan. The partnership has been agreed initially until 2027 and both the hospital and the KGAA are keen to see this partnership develop into a longer-term relationship. 

Mr TJ O’Connor, CEO of Bon Secours Hospital Tralee, welcomed the agreement and said: “Bon Secours Tralee is very happy to sign this MOU with Kerry GAA.  When Liam Lynch first approached us with his vision for this partnership arrangement, we immediately embraced the concept and are delighted to bring it to fruition. We look forward to sharing our state of the art facilities and people with our elite GAA athletes over the coming years for the ultimate benefit of our GAA teams in Kerry”. 
Mr Patrick O’Sullivan, Chairman of Kerry GAA said that the new agreement will be of great benefit to KGAA saying “having access to the facilities, services and people in the Bon Secours Hospital Tralee for our elite GAA teams is an imperative in the modern game.  Quick access to diagnostic testing and scanning plays a critical role in facilitating early diagnosis, rehabilitation and return to play.  Having this speedy access to these services and the range of specialist at the Bon Secours Hospital Tralee will ensure that our players receive the best possible care and are back on the pitch as soon as possible.  This is hugely important to us and we look forward to developing and expanding our partnership with BSHT over the coming years”. 
Ms Rosalie Stack, Physiotherapy Manager, Bon Secours Hospital Tralee said “this is a really exciting opportunity for the Physiotherapy Department in BSHT.  We look forward to recruiting some additional staff and working collaboratively with KGAA in the months and years ahead”. 
Mr Liam Lynch, Vice Chairman, Kerry GAA said “this partnership arrangement with BSHT is the first of its kind for a County Board in Ireland.  We are excited and delighted that we have been able to make this innovative proposal a reality”.        
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Editor’s Note:
Founded by the Bon Secours sisters in 1921, Bon Secours Hospital Tralee has grown significantly since its establishment and is now at the forefront of healthcare in the Kerry community. The hospital is one of five nationally within the Bon Secours Health System which is the largest private healthcare provider in Ireland. 
The hospital is accredited by JCI, reflecting state of the art healthcare practices and delivery trends. In addition, it is an affiliated training site for student nurses and medical students. Bon Secours Tralee is an integral part of the Kerry community and provides many services with and on behalf of the local public hospital.  It works with several local partners including the Tralee Branch of Irish Red Cross, NEWKD Social Enterprise and Recovery Haven Kerry to provide vital community services.

Bon Secours Hospital Tralee To Be New Health Partner To Kerry GAA

November 18, 2022 at 3:08 pm Comments are Disabled

BON Secours Hospital Tralee (BSHT) will be the new health partner to Kerry GAA following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding. Under this Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), Kerry GAA and BSHT will collaborate across a range of mutually beneficial areas. This collaboration will include players having access to Physiotherapy […]

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Inaugural Tralee Chamber President’s Lunch To Be Held This Month

November 14, 2022 at 12:17 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber will host the inaugural Tralee Chamber President’s lunch on Friday, November 25 in The Rose Hotel. Guests of honour and keynote speakers include, Minister for Education, Norma Foley TD and Group Internal Communications Director for Kerry Group, Tony Bergin. Business leaders, key political decision makers and stakeholders will […]

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Representative from CH Tralee with the Retail Excellence Award on Saturday night.

CH Tralee Wins At Retail Excellence Awards

November 13, 2022 at 2:29 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was a Tralee winner at the AIB Merchant Services Retail Excellence Awards 2022. CH Tralee won the Pharmacy & Health Store of the Year 2022 at the awards held in the Galmont Hotel, Galway last night. CH Tralee was one of 30 Irish Businesses shortlisted for the Retail Excellence Awards 2022 which have […]

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Kerry Maintains Ireland’s Leading Sustainable Tourism Destination In Top 30 Global Index 

Kerry Maintains Ireland’s Leading Sustainable Tourism Destination In Top 30 Global Index 

November 11, 2022 at 6:35 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY has maintained it’s #13 ranking within the Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS-Index) Top 30, positioning the county as Ireland’s leading Sustainable Tourism destination, and number six in Europe out of 65 destinations, across the world. The GDS-Index is the world’s leading sustainability performance benchmarking and improvement programme, designed to […]

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James O'Donoghue with the antique clocks gracing his pharmacy window in Boherbee. Photo by Dermot Crean

James Takes Time To Brighten Up Window Display At Boherbee Business

November 9, 2022 at 4:51 pm Comments are Disabled

IF you’re passing Boherbee over the coming days, it’s worth taking the time to have a look at the window display in O’Donoghue’s Pharmacy. James O’Donoghue decided to brighten up the shopfront by putting 10 antique clocks in there to encourage people to “take time to reflect on your health”. […]

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The launch of Christmas In Tralee at the Island of Geese. Photo by Dermot Crean

Details Of A Magical Christmas In Tralee Launched

November 8, 2022 at 1:03 pm 1 comment

TRALEE Chamber in partnership with Kerry County Council today revealed their Christmas calendar of events which includes a host of fantastic family entertainment. Christmas in Tralee will officially begin on Saturday, November 26 when the Christmas lights are switched on by the Mayor of Tralee Cllr Mikey Sheehy and special […]

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Nicole McEllistrim (right) of the Cosmetic and Hair Restoration Clinic, accepts the Hi Style Award from Amanda Brunker.

PHOTOS: Tralee Winners At The Hi Style Awards 2022

November 7, 2022 at 3:55 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were Tralee winners announced at the Hi Style Awards 2022 last weekend in Cork. Maureen McCarthy of Brush N Blush, based in Milk Market Lane, won Hi’s Most Stylish Wedding Supplier 2022 at the Cointreau sponsored awards on Saturday night at the Clayton Silver Springs Hotel. Meanwhile, the Cosmetic […]

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Kerry County Council And Dairymaster Honoured At Awards

Kerry County Council And Dairymaster Honoured At Awards

November 5, 2022 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

THE winners of the 2022 Leaders Awards, which recognise innovation, growth and impact in the South-West’s technology sector, were announced this evening, with awardees including Kerry County Council and Dairymaster. The awards were hosted by it@cork and KerrySciTech, who also announced their rebranding as a combined entity to Tech Industry Alliance, representing the interests of the tech sector across the region. The Chairperson’s Award was awarded jointly to Cork City Council, Cork County Council and Kerry County Council while Dairymaster, based in […]

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Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In September

Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In September

November 2, 2022 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that there were 23 property sales in the Tralee area in September in transactions fetching a total of €4,282,835. The property that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs in September was […]

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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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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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Alina Barone and Vika Gailite of Shamrock Squad Adventures, CEAI Champion Changemakers.

Kerry Social Enterprise Wins National ‘Pitch-Fest’ Competition

October 25, 2022 at 10:24 am Comments are Disabled

‘SHAMROCK Squad Adventures’ from RDI Hub and Dingle Hub is the overall winner of the Champion Changemakers National Pitch-Fest 2022. The group’s social enterprise is a community of special needs families which focuses on working with support agencies, service providers and other special needs families to make the outdoors accessible […]

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Cara Credit Union staff celebrate Credit Unions topping Customer Experience table for eighth year in a row.

Credits Unions Top Customer Experience Table For Eighth Year In A Row

October 24, 2022 at 1:43 pm Comments are Disabled

CREDIT unions have topped the league table for the best customer experience in Ireland at the official CXi awards announced last week. This is a record-breaking eighth year in a row that credit unions have topped the CXi poll. Speaking about the achievement, Pa Laide CEO of Cara Credit Union […]

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Aidan Carroll of Avalance.

Kerry Company Shortlisted For Digital Media Award

October 23, 2022 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

A KERRY business is up for an award next month in Dublin. Following on from their recent win at the Early Career Awards, Avalanche Designs, based in Ballyduff, has been shortlisted in the ‘Best Small Agency (15 staff or less)’ category in the Digital Media Awards 2022. Now in their […]

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Chamber Breakfast Briefing To Focus On Customer Experience

Chamber Breakfast Briefing To Focus On Customer Experience

October 21, 2022 at 10:11 am Comments are Disabled

THE final Tralee Chamber Breakfast Briefing of 2022 in association with AIB will focus on customer experience, just in time for Christmas shopping season. On Tuesday November 8th, Maura O’Neill Lynch of Nudge Sales Training will discuss the importance of understanding customers. Maura’s business background includes a wealth of experience […]

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At Fáilte Ireland’s Kerry Local Experts Programme workshop in the Ballygarry Estate Hotel & Spa, Tralee on 19th October 2022. The Local Experts Programme is part of an initiative by Fáilte Ireland to develop a network of local tourism and hospitality experts in Tralee. The programme has been developed to support those involved in the tourism sector and the local community to share useful information with visitors to Tralee and North Kerry. from left, Majella Milward, Ashe Hotel, Veronica O'Connor, Fáilte Ireland, North Kerry, Pamela Prenderville, Ashe Hotel, Mags Griffin, Siamsa Tire. Photo: Valerie O'Sullivan/FREE PIC***

PHOTOS: Fáilte Ireland Hosts Local Experts Programme At Ballygarry

October 20, 2022 at 12:04 pm Comments are Disabled

FÁILTE Ireland’s Kerry Local Experts Programme workshop took place on Wednesday at the Ballygarry Estate Hotel and Spa. The Local Experts Programme is part of an initiative by Fáilte Ireland to develop a network of local tourism and hospitality experts in Tralee. The programme has been developed to support those […]

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At the launch of the inaugural Connect Kerry Men of Kerry Awards at AIB Tralee on Friday were, seated Margaret Kissane of  Connect Publications and James O'Donoghue of AIB. Back from left; Stephen Stack AIB Tralee branch manager (sponsor); Mark Hussey of Cara Credit Union (sponsor); Caitriona Murphy of Connect Kerry; Brian Looney AIB, Brian Gannon AIB and Dermot Crean, TraleeToday.ie (sponsors). Photo by Dermot Crean

Celebrating The Men Of Kerry At New Connect Awards Ceremony

October 17, 2022 at 12:32 pm Comments are Disabled

THE inaugural Connect Kerry Men of Kerry Awards will be held at a gala black-tie event on Friday, November 18 in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel. Spanning the spectrum of business, sporting, cultural and community life, there are 20 different award categories to recognise the many achievements of Kerry men at […]

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At the National Women's Enterprise Day 2022, entitled,  'Our Future, Our Way' hosted by Local Enterprise Offices, (LEO)Kerry, Cork North, West, Cork City and South Cork, at the Brehon Hotel, Killarney. Keynote Speaker was Sonya Lennon, right, Designer, Broadcaster, Social Entrepreneur. Fiona Leahy, Business Advisor and Training Coordinator LEO Kerry, Emily Brick, Athena Analytics. Photo: Valerie O'Sullivan/FREE PICS***

PHOTOS: Kerry LEO Hosts Event To Mark National Women’s Enterprise Day

October 15, 2022 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

FEMALE entrepreneurs and budding businesswomen from across the Local Enterprise Office Kerry and Cork catchment area gathered at The Brehon Hotel on Thursday for an event to mark National Women’s Enterprise Day. The Local Enterprise Office (LEO) initiative, now in its 16th year, National Women’s Enterprise Day celebrated female entrepreneurs’ […]

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Tralee Company Shortlisted For Pakman Award

Tralee Company Shortlisted For Pakman Award

October 10, 2022 at 3:13 pm Comments are Disabled

REPAK has announced that Tralee business, Dillon WasteUnlimited, has been shortlisted for a 2022 Pakman Award. The Pakman Awards are Ireland’s leading environmental and sustainability awards and recognises excellence in recycling and waste management among businesses, organisations, community groups and initiatives in Ireland. Dillion Waste Unlimited Company has been nominated for an award in […]

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Organisers Bryan Carr and James Finnegan with co-host Nicola O'Sullivan and speakers Martin Mahon and Bernadette Sheehan Gilroy on stage at he TEDxTralee event at Siamsa Tíre on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Speakers Take To The Siamsa Stage For TEDxTralee

October 7, 2022 at 1:42 pm Comments are Disabled

TEDxTralee took place at Siamsa Tíre on Thursday with 14 speakers delivering their ideas and stories to a captive audience and the event was described as a stunning success by organisers. This was the second time the independently organised event, licensed by TEDx,was held in Tralee with this year’s theme […]

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Nominations Sought For Connect Men In Kerry Awards

Nominations Sought For Connect Men In Kerry Awards

October 5, 2022 at 1:18 pm Comments are Disabled

LET’S hear it for the boys! That’s the idea behind a new awards from Connect Publications as they prepare to celebrate the men of the county. The inaugural Connect Men In Kerry Awards follows on from the enormous success of the Connect Women In Business, Connect Hair and Beauty and the […]

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Tralee Chamber Breakfast Briefing To Focus On Succession Planning

Tralee Chamber Breakfast Briefing To Focus On Succession Planning

October 5, 2022 at 11:14 am Comments are Disabled

THE next Tralee Chamber Breakfast Briefing will take place next Tuesday October 11 at 7.30am in Manor West Hotel & Leisure Club. The briefing, sponsored through SME Partnership with AIB, focuses on the theme of Succession Planning. The lead speaker on the morning will be Laura Dillon, Head of Taxation with […]

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New Car Sales In Kerry Up 5% In First Nine Months Of 2022

New Car Sales In Kerry Up 5% In First Nine Months Of 2022

October 4, 2022 at 12:14 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were 95 new car sales in Kerry last month according to the latest statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI). So far this year 2,227 new cars have been sold in Kerry this year, up 4.9% on the same time last year when  2,123 were sold. […]

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Fexco awarded Ireland’s Best Managed Companies accolade at the 14th annual awards programme, led by Deloitte. Pictured were Anna Savage, Chief Financial Officer, Fexco and Anya Cummins, Partner, Deloitte. Picture Jason Clarke

Three Kerry Winners At Best Managed Companies Awards

October 4, 2022 at 9:22 am Comments are Disabled

THREE Kerry companies have been awarded Ireland’s Best Managed Companies accolade at the 14th annual awards programme, led by Deloitte in association with Bank of Ireland. Fexco achieved platinum standard having won for the seventh consecutive year, while the Garvey Group and the Ard Rí Group in Tralee were both […]

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Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In August

Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In August

October 2, 2022 at 12:43 pm Comments are Disabled

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that there were 22 property sales in the Tralee area in August in transactions fetching a total of €5,270,000. The property that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs in August was […]

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Fiona Stack of Radio Kerry presents a Best of Kerry Award 2022 for Best Family Business to Eleanor Wall of Sandy Feet Farm at the awards ceremony in the Dúchas Comhaltas Centre at the Kerry Sports Academy,Tralee on Thursday evening. Photo: Domnick Walsh

PHOTO GALLERY: Tralee Winners At Best Of Kerry Awards

September 30, 2022 at 10:10 am Comments are Disabled

LAST night was a good one for businesses in the Tralee area as they scooped a fair share of the awards at the Radio Kerry’s ‘Best Of Kerry 2022 Awards’, sponsored by Lee Strand. Taking place at an event at the Dúchas Comhaltas Ceoltoirí Centre at the Kerry Sports Academy, […]

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