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Roses To Join Norah Casey And Businesswomen On ‘Mentorship Walk’

Roses To Join Norah Casey And Businesswomen On ‘Mentorship Walk’

August 17, 2017 at 4:53 pm 0 comments

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… AN X Factor finalist, an actress, and high ranking business women will all share the stage at Norah Casey’s Rose Women’s Academy next Monday at Siamsa Tíre. Broadcaster and publishing entrepreneur, Norah Casey will delve […]

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Ballygarry Hotel And Spa And Rose Hotel Chef Up For Top Awards

Ballygarry Hotel And Spa And Rose Hotel Chef Up For Top Awards

August 17, 2017 at 11:04 am 0 comments

NOMINATIONS for the Hotel & Catering Review Gold Medal Awards have been announced and two Tralee hotels will be represented at the black-tie gala dinner to announce the winners on September 26 at The  Lyrath Estate Hotel, Kilkenny. Nádúr Spa Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa,  has been nominated in the Ireland’s Four Star […]

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McDonalds To Close For A Month In September For Refurbishments

McDonalds To Close For A Month In September For Refurbishments

August 10, 2017 at 5:37 pm Comments are Disabled

MCDONALDS restaurant at Manor is to undergo a major refurbishment in September which will result in the business closing for a month. Earlier this year it was reported that McDonalds were to build a new two-storey restaurant adjacent to the existing building, but they since changed their plans. Continued below… […]

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So Where’s The Cheapest Place To Get Petrol And Diesel?

August 10, 2017 at 4:04 pm Comments are Disabled

THE price of petrol and diesel has changed very little in the past six weeks in service stations around the town. In our regular check on the prices of fuel, it shows that most garages were around the same as the last time we checked, with Top in Caherslee the cheapest for […]

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A site we got used tolast year in the summer months. Photo by Dermot Crean.

Free Buses From Tralee To The Beach Next Week For Kids

August 9, 2017 at 4:01 pm 3 comments

HERE’S some great news if you want to head to the beach over the coming weeks…once we get the weather! Local Link Kerry, in Partnership with Tralee Chamber Alliance, is running a Pilot Bus service, two days a week from Tralee to Fenit and two days a week from Tralee […]

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REPRO FREE - KERRY Rose, Breda O’Mahony, has announced that Tamarind Asian Restaurant, Balloonagh, Tralee will welcome all 64 Roses for dinner to celebrate the restaurant’s 12th birthday on Wednesday 16th August. 
Kerry Rose Breda O'Mahony with staff members Meave Ong , Caitlin Ong and owner Andrew Ong at the Tamarind Restaurant in Tralee .  The the Tamarind Restaurant will be hosting the 2017 Roses on Wed 16th for dinner and an evening of fun . 
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ROSE COUNTDOWN: Asian Restaurant To Host Roses For Special Birthday Dinner

August 9, 2017 at 2:09 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Rose, Breda O’Mahony, visited Tamarind Asian Restaurant, last week to announce that they will welcome all 64 Roses for dinner to celebrate the restaurant’s 12th birthday on Wednesday, August 16. The owners of Tamarind Restaurant on Matt Talbot Road, Andrew Ong and his wife Angeline, are looking forward […]

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Tralee To Compete In Enterprising Towns Competition

Tralee To Compete In Enterprising Towns Competition

August 9, 2017 at 1:54 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE will compete in the Bank of Ireland National Enterprising Town Competition with a total prize fund of €110,000. Bank of Ireland’s national competition to find the country’s most enterprising town is set to reach its climax, with 78 entries from 31 local/city authority areas vying to be crowned Bank […]

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Here’s How Much Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In June

Here’s How Much Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In June

August 9, 2017 at 10:28 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were 29 properties sold in the Tralee environs in June according to the most up to date figures from the Residential Property Price Register. The properties fetched €2,810,700 with the house selling for the most in Derrymore for €280,000, while two apartments in Carriage House sold for the least […]

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PHOTOS: The Barriers Come Down On The Mall And It’s Coming On Well

PHOTOS: The Barriers Come Down On The Mall And It’s Coming On Well

August 3, 2017 at 5:59 pm Comments are Disabled

SOME of the barriers lining both sides of The Mall came down this week and the first thing you notice is how much space there is! The barriers came down from Costa Coffee/Penneys down as far as Elverys/Easons and  while it’s far from the finished article, it looks really impressive, […]

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Minister of State for Housing and Urban Renewal, Damien English T.D. (front second from left) launching the Tralee Town Centre Health Check report with, front from left; Mayor Of Tralee, Norma Foley, Director of Services at Kerry County Council, Michael Scannell and Mayor of Kerry, John Sheahan. Included at back are, Cllr Sam Locke, Senator Paul Coughlan, TJ O'Mahony, Kerry County Council, Noreen O'Mahony, Kerry County Council, Minister Brendan Griffin, Alison Harvey, Heritage Council, Kieran Ruttledge, Tralee Chamber Alliance, Emma Collins (graphic designer), Darren Burke, Kerry County Council, Martha Farrell, IT Tralee, Declan O'Malley, Kerry County Council. Photo by Dermot Crean

Survey Reveals Shoppers And Businesses Views On Tralee

August 3, 2017 at 3:30 pm 1 comment

WE’VE got great cafes and restaurants, but not enough parking. We feel safe by day but not as much by night. We have a very good standard of service in shops, but more to do when it comes to the range of events on in Tralee. These were some of […]

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SPONSORED: Fishing Tackle Sale A Must For Anglers

SPONSORED: Fishing Tackle Sale A Must For Anglers

August 3, 2017 at 9:45 am 1 comment

IF you’re into your angling, then a sale at a store in Tralee at the weekend is the place for you. Alan Griffin of Weekend Superstore in Lower Clash Industrial Estate (located between Bolger Fabrication and Total Cleaning Supplies) is having a sale where you can get great deals on a […]

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‘Purple Flag’ Judges Impressed With Tralee During Visit

‘Purple Flag’ Judges Impressed With Tralee During Visit

August 2, 2017 at 6:36 pm Comments are Disabled

THE judges who were in Tralee last weekend were very impressed with the town and what it has to offer which augurs well for the prospect of being awarded Purple Flag status later this year says Tralee Chamber Alliance. The aim of the Purple Flag is to increase footfall into […]

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Credit Union Has €10,500 To Give Away To Students With Education Awards

Credit Union Has €10,500 To Give Away To Students With Education Awards

August 2, 2017 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

  THE annual Tralee Credit Union Education and Dan Kellegher Memorial Awards are back and students are invited to apply where they could receive €1,500 towards their studies. Tralee Credit Union’s Education Awards are open to undergraduates in a full time course of at least 2 years’ duration and Dan Kellegher […]

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Four Tralee Stores Make Retail Excellence Top 100 List

Four Tralee Stores Make Retail Excellence Top 100 List

August 1, 2017 at 1:13 pm Comments are Disabled

A NUMBER of local businesses have made the Retail Excellence Top 100 Stores In Ireland. In Tralee, Ballyseedy Home and Garden, Corcoran’s Furniture and Carpets at Manor Park, Garvey’s Supervalu in Rock Street, and Horan’s Health Store in Manor West made the list. Also, Ahern’s Pharmacy, Farranfore, Mods and Minis, Killarney […]

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New Car Sales Strong In July But Down On Same Month In 2016

New Car Sales Strong In July But Down On Same Month In 2016

August 1, 2017 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were 568 new cars sold in Kerry in July according to the latest figures from the the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) issued today. This was down -12.75% on July 2016’s figure of 651. So far in Kerry this year, new car sales are down -12.98%, with 2,561 sold this year […]

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Want A Career In Radio? Kerry ETB Has The Course For You

Want A Career In Radio? Kerry ETB Has The Course For You

August 1, 2017 at 10:43 am Comments are Disabled

IF you’re interested in a career in radio, the Kerry ETB Training Centre are holding an eight week course this month which is an ideal starting point. The Foundation In Radio course — delivered by Radio Kerry Training and starting on August 14 — is an excellent opportunity to access […]

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Tralee Credit Union

Parents Urged To Talk To Credit Union Regarding Back To School Costs

July 28, 2017 at 2:51 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Credit Union is encouraging parents to talk to them before thinking of using a credit card or a moneylender to deal with the costs of sending children to school. The Irish League of Credit Unions latest research of its annual Back to School Costs Survey shows the back to school […]

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Fabrik Nightclub To Close After This Weekend

Fabrik Nightclub To Close After This Weekend

July 27, 2017 at 1:37 pm 1 comment

FABRIK Nightclub will close its doors after Saturday night as the leaseholders have decided not to renew their involvement. The club at Godfrey Place first opened as Fabric in 2004, but closed in 2012. It reopened in May 2015 as Quarters, but was rebranded last August as Fabrik with new […]

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Everyone Urged To Get Behind Tralee’s Purple Flag Effort This Friday

July 26, 2017 at 6:00 pm 1 comment

THE time is fast approaching when judges arrive to consider if the town should be awarded the Purple Flag and the town’s businesses have really got behind the effort. Receiving Purple Flag status is an internationally recognised endorsement of a town centre’s ambience between the hours of 5pm and 5am. […]

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Michael Healy Rae Applies To Redevelop Former Tralee Pub Into Residential Units

Michael Healy Rae Applies To Redevelop Former Tralee Pub Into Residential Units

July 25, 2017 at 5:19 pm 1 comment

WELL we won’t see Nancy Myles opening again as a pub. Kerry Independent TD, Michael Healy Rae, owns the property and has applied for planning permission to redevelop the building which ceased operating as a public house/restaurant some years ago. He is seeking permission from the Council to change the […]

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Search Is On For Kerry Entrepreneurs To Share €50,000 Investment Fund

July 25, 2017 at 1:58 pm Comments are Disabled

CALLING all young entrepreneurs in Kerry! Kerry County Council Local Enterprise Office has a €50,000 county investment fund available for winners and runners-up in the Kerry finals of the Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur competition (IBYE). Last year a Tralee man, Derek Counihan of Harpoon, won the top prize in Kerry […]

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Staff at Woodies Tralee looking forward to a month of fundraising activities. At back; John O'Connor, Eileen Redmond, Tadhg O'Regan (Store Manager), Josephine Patwell. In front; Sean Kerins, Barry O'Connor and Paul O'Sullivan.

Woodies Tralee Staff All Set For A Month Of Fundraising

July 24, 2017 at 1:00 pm Comments are Disabled

THE staff at Woodies in Tralee are getting ready for their annual fundraising campaign with a table quiz, a monster prize draw and a soccer tournament among the events planned. This is the 3rd year in a row that Woodie’s Ireland are raising badly needed funds for Ireland’s most vulnerable children. […]

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Tralee Company Nominated For European Award

July 18, 2017 at 1:09 pm 2 comments

A TRALEE company has been nominated for a prestigious award at the European FinTech Awards 2017. ViClarity, a Tralee company that provide Risk & Compliance software in the financial services industry, has been nominated under the category “Risk, Intelligence and Security”. The nomination sees ViClarity featuring among the top European FinTech […]

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Judges To Visit Tralee This Month To Decide On ‘Purple Flag’ Status

July 14, 2017 at 9:37 am 1 comment

JUDGES will visit Tralee later this month to consider if the town should be awarded the Purple Flag, an internationally recognised endorsement of a town centre’s ambience between the hours of 5pm and 5am. If successful in achieving the award, it will signify that Tralee has a night time economy that is enjoyable, […]

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New President Of Tralee Chamber Alliance Unveiled

New President Of Tralee Chamber Alliance Unveiled

July 14, 2017 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

AIDAN Kelly, a Qualified Financial Advisor from Tralee, has been unveiled as the new President of Tralee Chamber Alliance until 2019. Aidan, has run his own business, Kelly O’Shea Pensions & Financial Services Ltd in Edward Street, Tralee along with his business partner Gerry O’Shea, since 2006. Addressing the AGM […]

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Launching the 'Blast From The Past' night in aid of the Bon Secours Sudan Appeal were, from left; Amanda Hogan, Chris Brennan, Dr Ahmed Mohamed, Margaret Cotter and Dr Kamal Abdalla. Photo by Dermot Crean

Six Things To Do In Tralee And Beyond This Weekend

July 14, 2017 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

It’s the weekend with sport, cocktails, a quiz and an 80s/90s night among the things on the agenda in town and beyond…. Friday 1. Chill out with a glass in hand… ‘Get fresh for the weekend’ warbled Mel & Kim on their 1987 hit ‘Showing Out’ and there’s no better […]

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Company Begins Drilling For Oil Off Kerry Coast

Company Begins Drilling For Oil Off Kerry Coast

July 13, 2017 at 10:21 am 3 comments

A DUBLIN-BASED company has begun drilling for oil off the coast of Kerry. Providence Resources said yesterday that it has started drilling in the southern Porcupine Basin, about 220km off the south-west coast of Ireland. The location where the company plans to drill covers licences for two of its projects, […]

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Kerry People Urged To Nominate Their Pharmacists In National Awards

Kerry People Urged To Nominate Their Pharmacists In National Awards

July 13, 2017 at 10:03 am Comments are Disabled

THE people of Kerry are being reminded to nominate pharmacists who go above and beyond for their patients in the annual Clanwilliam Pharmacist Awards. It is an opportunity to recognise a pharmacist who has had a positive impact in the life of an individual or even a whole community while […]

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Threshold To Close Its Shop In Tralee

Threshold To Close Its Shop In Tralee

July 13, 2017 at 9:49 am Comments are Disabled

THE Threshold shop in Milk Market Lane/Market Place in Tralee is to close. A statement on the shop’s Facebook page, posted last week, said; “It is with a heavy heart I can confirm that we will be closing down on September 30th. I want to thank everyone for their support […]

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Pictured at the presentation of awards by the Heritage Council’s Museum Awards Standards Programme (MPSI) are Sarah O’Farrell, Jemma O’Connell and Helen O’Carroll from Kerry County Museum, with Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs Heather Humphreys TD, and Chairman of the Heritage Council, Michael Parsons. The museum retained its Full Accreditation with the programme. The Museum Standards Programme for Ireland (MSPI), which started in 2006 with just 12 participants, now has 57 museums across the island of Ireland, participating in it. The programme recognises excellence in caring for collections, museum management, education, exhibition and visitor services.

Kerry County Museum Recognised For High Standards

July 12, 2017 at 4:56 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Museum has been recognised by the Museum Standards Programme for Ireland. The museum, along with Muckross House, Muckross Traditional Farms and Muckross House Research Library, retained the Full Accreditation they had previously been awarded, while Seanchaí “Kerry Writers’ Museum” in Listowel was awarded Interim Accreditation. The Museum Standards […]

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