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Credit Union Apologises To 2,000 Members For Direct Debit Error

Credit Union Apologises To 2,000 Members For Direct Debit Error

July 13, 2015 at 3:43 pm Comments are Disabled

  TRALEE Credit Union has apologised to around 2,000 members who had direct debits taken out of their accounts twice last Friday. The problem occurred due to an upgrade in their IT banking system and relates to Friday’s direct debits only and not any other day. Tralee Credit Union hope to refund […]

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FINANCE: Buying A Car? It’s Worth Checking Out Tralee Credit Union’s Loan Rates

July 11, 2015 at 9:52 am Comments are Disabled

Advertorial If you are thinking of changing your car this month it’s worth checking out Tralee Credit Union’s low-rate motor loan. Tralee Credit Union in Tralee, Castleisland and Killorglin have just reduced their Motor Loan Rate to their lowest rate ever of 6.5% (6.7% APR). This low rate is available […]

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THE Kingdom of Kerry will provide the perfect backdrop to the inaugural Rose of Tralee International Women’s Conference at the Brandon Conference Centre, Tralee on Monday 17th August 2015. The conference theme, “Think Bigger” will inspire healthy discussions across a range of topics while providing an ideal opportunity to network with other like-minded business leaders.
At the Launch at the Department of Foreign Affairs, Iveagh House, Dublin were Caroline McEnery, MD, The Hr SUITE, Jimmy Deenihan ,Minister of State at the Departments of the Taoiseach and Foreign Affairs with Special Responsibility for the Diaspora, Rose of Tralee, Maria Walsh and 
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Two Rose Of Tralee Winners To Speak At ‘Bloom For Ireland’ In The Brandon

July 8, 2015 at 2:24 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE Rose of Tralee Festival this year will see the addition of a new one day women’s business conference that will celebrate and recognise the achievements of modern women in the business sector. The ‘Bloom For Ireland’ conference, which is being organised by Enterprise Ireland, will take place at the […]

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First Six Months Of 2015 Sees 27% Increase In New Car Sales In Kerry

First Six Months Of 2015 Sees 27% Increase In New Car Sales In Kerry

July 2, 2015 at 2:33 pm Comments are Disabled

THE first six months of this year has seen an increase of over 27% in new car sales in Kerry compared to the same period last year with 1,810 units sold, up from 1,415. Kerry saw an increase of over 20% in new car sales last month on the June 2014 figure, according […]

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FOOD FOCUS: Why Yummy Is Always At The Top For Food And Families

FOOD FOCUS: Why Yummy Is Always At The Top For Food And Families

July 2, 2015 at 12:18 pm Comments are Disabled

WHEN Yummy Cafe Market opened in Tralee back in 2013, it was a breath of fresh air with its inventive food, cool interiors and a welcoming atmosphere for families. Sometimes a cafe or any business can lose its lustre, take its eye off the ball and slip in standards…but not Yummy! […]

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IDA Chief To Give Business Talk In Tralee This Friday

IDA Chief To Give Business Talk In Tralee This Friday

July 2, 2015 at 9:54 am Comments are Disabled

THE CEO of the IDA will be speaking to members of the local business community in town later this week in the Imperial Hotel on Denny Street at 1pm on Friday, July 3. The Abbeydorney native will talk at lunchtime meeting that has been organised by the Tralee Chamber Alliance […]

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The dlrLexicon building designed by Louise Cotter in Dun Laoghaire, Dublin.

Tralee Woman’s Design To Take On The World After Winning National Awards

July 1, 2015 at 11:54 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE architect’s building design, which scooped four national awards recently, is now shortlisted for the ‘2015 World Architecture Festival Award’. Louise Cotter, who is originally from the St Brendan’s Park area and now based in Cork, designed the Dún Laoghaire Lexicon Library building with her firm ‘Carr Cotter Naessens Architects’. It will definitely […]

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‘Inspired’ Group Out And About Helping To Keep The Town Looking Great

‘Inspired’ Group Out And About Helping To Keep The Town Looking Great

July 1, 2015 at 10:51 am Comments are Disabled

MEMBERS of the local ‘Inspired Project’ have been helping to make the town a little more colourful as they busy themselves tending to the flower boxes all around the town. The group were out yesterday as they watered and managed all the various flower boxes that are now in many […]

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Over €2.2m Worth Of Residential Property Sold Around Tralee In May

Over €2.2m Worth Of Residential Property Sold Around Tralee In May

June 30, 2015 at 2:38 pm Comments are Disabled

SEVENTEEN residential properties in the Tralee area fetched €2,243.074 in May, while total Kerry sales exceeded €11m according to the Residential Property Price Register (RPPR) figures for the month. The Tralee figure is a decrease on the 25 residential properties that were sold for over €3.2m in April, but an increase on the 15 residential […]

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Tralee Native’s Company Wins Top Public Relations Award

Tralee Native’s Company Wins Top Public Relations Award

June 29, 2015 at 1:05 pm Comments are Disabled

FUZION Communications, founded by Tralee businesswoman Deirdre Waldron, has been announced as the winner of the Best Public Affairs Campaign at the prestigious Public Relations Institute of Ireland (PRII) Awards 2015, for its work with Down Syndrome Ireland (DSI) on a public awareness campaign last year. The announcement was made at the […]

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PROPERTY: Three Family Homes For Under €250k

PROPERTY: Three Family Homes For Under €250k

June 27, 2015 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

Advertorial WE decided to browse through the many properties available to buy through Sherry Fitzgerald Stephenson Crean Auctioneers and picked three family homes for under €250,000 to show you… 1. 21 Carrigeendaniel Caherslee – €225,000 This well maintained five-bedroom detached residence is suitable for a bigger family with this five bedrooms, two bathrooms and […]

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It’s Off! Killarney Music Festival Is Cancelled

It’s Off! Killarney Music Festival Is Cancelled

June 24, 2015 at 6:54 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Killarney Festival Of Music and Food has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances beyond the organisers’ control. A spokeswomen for the festival said: “We are devastated that the festival has been cancelled – we did everything in our power to make it happen this weekend.” “We would like to extend […]

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Manor West Retail Park Sold For €59m

Manor West Retail Park Sold For €59m

June 24, 2015 at 10:01 am Comments are Disabled

THE Manor West Retail Park has been sold to an American fund for €59m. The park is one of the best performing shopping centres in the country with Harvey Norman, TK Maxx, Smyths and many more high profile companies situated in the area. The Irish Times is reporting today that […]

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Nineteen Tralee GPs Have Signed Up For Free Care For Under 6 Scheme

June 18, 2015 at 4:31 pm Comments are Disabled

NINETEEN GPs based in Tralee have signed up for the Free GP Care for Under 6s scheme according to the latest figures from the HSE. The figures show that 68 contracts from Kerry GPs have been received out of a total of 88 – a 77% take up according to […]

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New Brochure Aims To Attract Businesses To Tralee

June 18, 2015 at 2:15 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE Tralee Chamber Alliance has published a new brochure to showcase Kerry’s Capital Town as the perfect destination for business, retail, education and for life. The Business Destination Brochure has been designed to give a flavour of what Tralee has to offer and why the town should be considered […]

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Our Guide To Getting A Great Father’s Day Gift In Town

Our Guide To Getting A Great Father’s Day Gift In Town

June 18, 2015 at 12:50 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S that time of year again when we show our appreciation for the dads in our lives. They’ve done a lot for us kids over the years; changing our nappies (the odd one did this), driving us to school/soccer/rugby/ballet practice, roaring at us on the football field, throwing dirty looks at boyfriends, punishing us […]

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PHOTOS: Fourteen Kerry Properties Go To Auction At Knockdown Prices

PHOTOS: Fourteen Kerry Properties Go To Auction At Knockdown Prices

June 18, 2015 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

FOURTEEN Kerry properties will go under the hammer in July at the next Allsop auction. The 13 residential and one commercial property are spread all over the county and will go to auction in the RDS Dublin on July 8 at – what appears to be – low reserve prices. Continued […]

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This Guinness-Themed Mural In Boherbee Is Going Down Well

This Guinness-Themed Mural In Boherbee Is Going Down Well

June 17, 2015 at 2:29 pm Comments are Disabled

YOU’LL have to be careful driving up Boherbee these days, because a new mural on the side of a famous pub is stopping both pedestrians and traffic alike. Francis Galvin of the Slieve Mish Bar wanted to do something to brighten up the side of the building, so a locally-based artist […]

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New Sponsor And Judges For Ladies Day At Listowel Races

June 12, 2015 at 9:52 am Comments are Disabled

THERE’S a new sponsor and judges this year for Ladies Day at the Listowel Harvest Racing Festival with over €5,000 in prizes on offer. The day is the most stylish in Kerry’s social calendar with upwards of 30,000 people descending on the Island for the event which takes place on […]

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Caherslee Petrol Station Expected To Reopen By Late July

June 11, 2015 at 12:27 pm Comments are Disabled

A PETROL Station in Caherslee, that has been closed for some years, will reopen by late July. The Top company signs are being erected at the old Tarrant’s Garage and work is currently ongoing to get the station ready. A source tells us the business should be up and running “in the next five […]

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Vincent Browne Is Coming To Kerry With ‘The People’s Debate’

June 10, 2015 at 12:21 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER a false start,  the ‘Vincent Browne People’s Debate’ is on its way to Kerry this month for an event that will no doubt bring its heated moments between the public and local politicians. The event, which was originally scheduled to take place in April and which was later cancelled, […]

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“It’s Crazy!” – Businessman’s Anger At Council Over Changing Sign Issue

“It’s Crazy!” – Businessman’s Anger At Council Over Changing Sign Issue

June 9, 2015 at 11:48 am 2 comments

A TRALEE businessman is left frustrated and angry that he has been told to apply to Kerry County Council for planning permission to change the wording of a sign outside his premises, two years after making the alteration. Tim Galvin of Gally’s Bar And Restaurant on the Castlemaine Road, changed the […]

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The Tidy Towns Judges Are Coming…Is Tralee Looking Its Best For Them?

The Tidy Towns Judges Are Coming…Is Tralee Looking Its Best For Them?

June 8, 2015 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE could win the 2015 Supervalu Tidy Towns Competition but it’s up to the people of Tralee to play their part, according to the Chairman of Towards a Better Tralee, Cllr Sam Locke. The judges will visit Tralee next week to scrutinise a number of areas in the town and […]

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Dorinda Burke, Sarah O'Brien and Maria Ward at the Connect Kerry Lee Strand Women in Business Awards at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Glamour From The Kerry Women In Business Awards Night

June 7, 2015 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

IT was a night of winners, style and great fun at the Connect Kerry Lee Strand Women in Business Awards on Friday night. Yesterday we brought you all the winners from the night and some amazing style (click here for previous story). “The Connect Kerry Lee Strand Women in Business Awards […]

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BUSINESS FOCUS: Slattery’s Relocates To The Heart Of The Town

BUSINESS FOCUS: Slattery’s Relocates To The Heart Of The Town

June 7, 2015 at 10:27 am Comments are Disabled

Advertorial SLATTERY’S Carpet and Blind Store is pleased to announce their relocation to 65 Boherbee, Tralee (between O’Mahony’s Bakery and O’Donoghue’s Pharmacy). The family business has been covering Tralee and the wider environs of North Kerry; from Tarbert to Dingle since 1982. The local business is run by brothers Mike […]

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Amanda Jones, Rita Fitzgibbon, Edel Lawlor, Clodagh O'Sullivan, Stacey Scannell and Brogan O'Sullivan  at the Connect Kerry Lee Strand Women in Business Awards at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Stylish Celebration Of Kerry Businesswomen In Ballyroe

June 6, 2015 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

THE inaugural Connect Kerry Lee Strand Women in Business Awards took place last night and what an event it was! The black tie gala ceremony was held in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel and around 350 people witnessed a host of winners receive accolades on the night. Organized by Margaret Brick, Editor of Connect Magazine, […]

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New Down Syndrome Kerry Centre In Tralee To Be ‘More Than Just A Shop’

New Down Syndrome Kerry Centre In Tralee To Be ‘More Than Just A Shop’

June 5, 2015 at 10:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE Down Syndrome Kerry (DSK) organisation are currently in the middle of preparations for opening their new charity centre here in town, with hopes that the new set-up will prove to be much more than just a shop. The centre will be located on 11 High Street, just opposite the Kerry School […]

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Eircom Announce Investment In High-Speed Broadband For Rural Kerry

Eircom Announce Investment In High-Speed Broadband For Rural Kerry

June 4, 2015 at 4:49 pm Comments are Disabled

  RURAL areas in rural areas around Tralee and all over Kerry are to get greater broadband services announced Eircom today. Minister Jimmy Deenihan has welcomed Eircom’s announcement that they are to significantly expand access to high speed fibre broadband in rural Ireland benefiting a number of areas in Kerry. In Kerry, […]

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The Search Is On To Find Kerry’s Best Young Entrepreneur

The Search Is On To Find Kerry’s Best Young Entrepreneur

June 3, 2015 at 11:18 am Comments are Disabled

The ‘Kerry’s Best Entrepreneur’ campaign was recently launched with an allotment of €50,000 to be awarded to the three winners from the county. The competition is run by ‘LEO Kerry’ and is the regional part of a larger national competition to find ‘Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur’. This regional section is open […]

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Kerry Businesses Showcased As The French Connection Comes To Town

Kerry Businesses Showcased As The French Connection Comes To Town

June 2, 2015 at 12:22 pm Comments are Disabled

  LOCAL businesses were on show recently as they played a part in a ’48 Hour Business Trail’ as part of the ‘French Connection’ visit that was held at the weekend. The trail, organises by the Kerry Businesswomen’s Network (KBN), was centered around creating links and enhancing the communication networks between local […]

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