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Blennerville Windmill in the sunshine. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Seminar On Providing AirBnB And B&B In Tralee And North Kerry

October 10, 2017 at 9:57 am 1 comment

FÁILTE Ireland and Kerry County Council will hold an information seminar in Listowel next week for anyone interested in providing tourist accommodation in Tralee and north Kerry. The seminar will take place on Monday next, October 16 in St John’s Theatre, Listowel at 7.30pm. The event is aimed at marketing […]

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IT Tralee Joins Forces With Dalata Hotel Group

IT Tralee Joins Forces With Dalata Hotel Group

October 10, 2017 at 9:38 am Comments are Disabled

THE Institute of Technology Tralee  has just commenced the delivery of a new series of programmes in collaboration with the Dalata Hotel Group. Dalata is Ireland’s largest hotel operator, with a current portfolio of 38 three and four star hotels with over 7,700 rooms. Dalata successfully operate Ireland’s two largest […]

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Tom Lawlor, Chairman Tralee Credit Union welcoming their new CEO, Pa Laide with  Katrina Rice, Chief Operations Officer, Tralee Credit Union. Photo by Dermot Crean

Pa Laide Appointed New CEO Of Tralee Credit Union

October 9, 2017 at 12:25 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Credit Union has appointed Pa Laide as their new CEO. A native of Tralee and well known former Kerry footballer, Pa has over 27 years’ experience working in financial services with AIB Bank and has held various positions in management and business development. More recently, Pa has been Branch […]

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Hugh O'Brien receiving a special Tidy Tralee Together award presented by Aidan O'Mahony at the Tidy Tralee Together Awards at The Rose Hotel on Monday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Awards Presented For Tralee’s Tidy Towns Effort

October 3, 2017 at 3:50 pm Comments are Disabled

A LARGE crowd gathered in The Rose Hotel on Monday night for the presentation of prizes in the Tidy Tralee Together competition. Prizes were given out in the estates, gardens, pubs, businesses, public buildings, filling stations, restaurants and hotels categories while Paul O’Brien and Hugh O’Brien were given special awards for […]

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Lift The Premier League Trophy At Garvey’s On Wednesday

Lift The Premier League Trophy At Garvey’s On Wednesday

October 3, 2017 at 10:27 am Comments are Disabled

IN case you didn’t already know, the English Premier League trophy is coming to Tralee on Wednesday afternoon. Yes, Cadbury’s who are the official snack partner of the Premier League, have snatched it away from Stamford Bridge for a while and it will be in Garvey’s Supervalu in Rock Street […]

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Same Amount Of New Cars Sold Last Month As In September 2016

Same Amount Of New Cars Sold Last Month As In September 2016

October 2, 2017 at 2:53 pm Comments are Disabled

NEW car registrations in Kerry were exactly the same last month compared to September 2016, bucking the national trend. Official statistics released today by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) show that there were 88 new cars sold in Kerry in September, the same as in September of last […]

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IT Tralee Plans For Future With €64m In Buildings Over Next Ten Years

September 30, 2017 at 1:46 pm Comments are Disabled

THE IT Tralee aims to construct a number of buildings over the next ten years — including a student residential complex — at the North Campus costing over €64m . This was revealed as Mr Lionel Alexander, Chair of the IT Tralee Governing Body formally launched the IT Tralee Strategic Plan: A […]

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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

September 30, 2017 at 10:37 am 1 comment

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that August was another busy month for sales of houses and apartment in the Tralee area. There were 27 properties sold fetching a total of €3,763,000. The house that sold for the most was in Ballyroe for […]

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Bank Of Ireland’s ‘Brexit Roadshow’ Is Coming To Tralee

Bank Of Ireland’s ‘Brexit Roadshow’ Is Coming To Tralee

September 30, 2017 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

TWO Bank of Ireland ‘Prepare for Brexit Roadshow’ events are coming to Kerry to help support businesses to become informed and prepared for Brexit. They take place on Wednesday, October 25 in Dromhall Hotel, Killarney from 8.15am and in Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee from 1pm that same day. Bank of Ireland has […]

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Ogie Sheehy and his wife Kathleen at the awards ceremony.

Tralee Company Wins At National IMSTA Awards

September 29, 2017 at 3:06 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE company has been named as “The Most Cost Effective Product/Service” at the Irish Medical and Surgical Trade Association (IMSTA) MedTech Awards 2017. ViClarity, which provides Auditing, Risk & Compliance software to the Healthcare and Financial Services industry, were shortlisted for the award and invited by the Health Innovation Hub […]

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, Mandy Maguire and Peter Clifford of Gala Oakpark and Mounthawk with Colin McTaggart (left) Retail Operations Executive at Gala Retail Services at the Gala Ireland Conference , Trade Show and Awards held in Killarney. Photo By Domnick Walsh © Eye

Tralee Stores Bring Home Gold And More At Gala Awards

September 29, 2017 at 2:12 pm Comments are Disabled

THREE Gala convenience stores from Tralee have been awarded the ‘Gold Standard’ for excellence in retail at the 2017 Gala Annual Conference and B.E.S.T Awards, which took place this week at The Malton Hotel, Killarney this week. The three stores that received the gold award at the Gala B.E.S.T Awards […]

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PV installation on a premises by Gilroys.

SPONSORED: Gilroys — A One-Stop Shop For Building, Maintenance And Renewable Energy Services

September 28, 2017 at 4:02 pm Comments are Disabled

  WHETHER it’s a business you operate from, or the home you live in, there’s a company based in Ardfert which is a one-stop for all building, maintenance and renewable energy services. Gilroys specialises in Green Energy ( Renewables ) Micro Generation, PV Solar Panels in grid or stand alone, Thermodynamic […]

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Tralee Food Court Sold For Well Above The Guide Price At Auction

Tralee Food Court Sold For Well Above The Guide Price At Auction

September 28, 2017 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Food Court at Mile Height has been sold at the latest online auction held by BidX1 today for €1,685,000. It was one of two Tralee properties which sold for above the guide today. The property, whose tenants include Subway and Burger King had a guide of €1,425,000, but after 21 […]

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Medical Conference To Provide Tourism Boost To Town This Weekend

Medical Conference To Provide Tourism Boost To Town This Weekend

September 27, 2017 at 3:41 pm Comments are Disabled

ALMOST 250 doctors and people involved in the medical and pharmaceutical industry will attend a medical conference in The Rose Hotle this weekend, bringing a timely economic boost to the town. The 6th annual scientific meeting of the Primary Care Surgical Association is being held  in The Rose Hotel in […]

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20 Residential Units In Tralee Estate Sold For €1.1m At Auction

20 Residential Units In Tralee Estate Sold For €1.1m At Auction

September 27, 2017 at 12:26 pm Comments are Disabled

TWENTY residential units in a Tralee estate were sold for €1,100,000 at an online auction held by BidX1 (formerly Allsop) this morning. It was one of a number of Kerry lots for sale this morning on the website which included other Tralee properties (see below). The units in Fairway Heights, […]

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What The Tidy Towns Judges Said About Our ‘Very Handsome Town’

What The Tidy Towns Judges Said About Our ‘Very Handsome Town’

September 27, 2017 at 11:53 am 1 comment

TRALEE retained its Gold Medal at the Tidy Towns Awards on Monday increasing its mark by two points. The judges report (detailed in full below) outlines where the town excelled and where it can improve calling Tralee a “very handsome town”. The Mayor of Tralee, Cllr Norma Foley, said it’s […]

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Last Chance To Enter €50,000 Competition For Kerry’s Young Entrepreneurs

September 27, 2017 at 10:04 am Comments are Disabled

THE deadline for entering a competition with a €50,000 fund in Kerry alone is fast approaching and young entrepreneurs are invited to take part in this great opportunity. Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur (IBYE) is a programme run by the 31 Local Enterprise Offices (LEOs), including LEO Kerry  with the support […]

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Mandy McKenzie Vass.

Tralee Woman Appointed To Key Position At Mater Private Hospital Cork

September 26, 2017 at 2:22 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE-woman Mandy Mc Kenzie Vass has been appointed as Admission and Discharge Manager at the Mater Private Hospital, Cork. Mandy trained as a Registered Nurse in St Vincent’s Hospital Elm Park, Dublin and during her career she worked in Cardiology, Medical, Orthopaedics, General Surgery and Palliative Care Settings. Mandy is […]

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Tralee Company Shortlisted For National Award

Tralee Company Shortlisted For National Award

September 22, 2017 at 1:50 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE company is among the finalists for the third annual Pakman Awards sponsored by Repak. Dillon Waste is shortlisted in the Waste Recycling and Recovery Facility of the Year. The Kerries based business will be hoping for repeat of their 2015 success when they won the top award in the […]

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Budget 2018 Breakfast Briefing Event In Ballygarry

Budget 2018 Breakfast Briefing Event In Ballygarry

September 19, 2017 at 12:35 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council Local Enterprise Office, in association with Peevers Slye Cotter (PSC Taxation Services), will present a Budget 2018 Breakfast Briefing in Ballygarry House Hotel, Tralee on Thursday, October 12 from  8.30am to 10.30am. The briefing will summarise the main points arising from the Budget announced on the afternoon of October 10. There will be particular emphasis […]

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Tralee SPAR Businesses Nominated For Q Mark Awards

Tralee SPAR Businesses Nominated For Q Mark Awards

September 17, 2017 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

THE National Q Mark Awards 2017 nominations for Hygiene and Food Safety have been announced and SPAR Tralee outlets are among those up for awards. SPAR Byrne Tralee Caherslee, SPAR Byrne Tralee Monavalley and SPAR Byrne Tralee Oak Park have been nominated alongside fellow Kerry nominees Fitzpatricks SPAR Express Cahersiveen, Keanes […]

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Launching the new Tourism with Business Course at Kerry ETB were Kerry Tourism Officer John Griffin; Evening Course Manager Kerry ETB Training Centre, Caroline Pull; Area Training Manager, Nora O'Callaghan; Manager of Go Kerry, Grace O'Donnell; CEO of NEWKD Eamon O'Reilly; Kerry ETB Training Officer, Sharon Browne. Photo by Dermot Crean

New Course Is The Business When It Comes To Tourism

September 15, 2017 at 9:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE tourism group Go Kerry has collaborated with Kerry Education and Training Board with the support of Kerry County Council and Destination Kerry, to introduce a Tourism with Business Course. This course when finished will offer a level 5 FETAC major award. Participants will learn a whole range of new […]

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20 Residential Units In Tralee Estate To Be Auctioned

20 Residential Units In Tralee Estate To Be Auctioned

September 14, 2017 at 2:11 pm Comments are Disabled

THREE new lots of properties in Tralee have been added to the upcoming online auction being held by BidX1 (formerly Allsop). We previously told you about the 16 Kerry properties going to auction on September 27/28 on the website (click here for previous story). One new addition  is 20 residential […]

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Dr Eamonn Shanahan.

Well-Known Kerry Doctor Shortlisted For National GP Award

September 12, 2017 at 11:21 am 3 comments

A WELL-KNOWN Kerry doctor has been shortlisted in a category in a National GP Awards. GPBuddy.ie, the online resource for GPs in Ireland, has announced details of the shortlisted nominees for this year’s GPBuddy National GP Awards and Dr Eamonn Shanahan (Farranfore Medical Centre, Farranfore) is shortlisted in the ‘GPs in […]

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Information Session On New Programme For Women Seeking Employment

Information Session On New Programme For Women Seeking Employment

September 11, 2017 at 2:43 pm Comments are Disabled

  A NEW employment programme for women begins next week at Aras An Phobail in Tralee aimed at offering women training, support, work placements and links with employers. The ‘Moving On’ programme is co-ordinated by Lisa Singleton while Dolores Gallagher is the Employment Liaison Officer. They are based in the […]

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Joe Scally, company director & Ettienne Van Vrede, CEO of the Hayfield Family Collection, pictured at The Malton Hotel in Killarney, soon to known as its original name, The Great Southern Hotel Killarney.
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One Of Kerry’s Greatest Hotels Brings Back Its Old Name

September 11, 2017 at 11:50 am Comments are Disabled

One of Ireland’s oldest and most well known hotels will soon be known once again as the Great Southern Killarney. In a move that will no doubt please the residents of Killarney, The Malton Hotel will have its name retired as the Great Southern Killarney is reinstated on January 26, 2018. Owned […]

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

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

September 9, 2017 at 9:12 am Comments are Disabled

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that July was another busy month for sales of houses and apartment in the Tralee area. There were 26 properties sold fetching a total of €3,598,779. The house that sold for the most was in Lisardboula for […]

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We’ve Hit The Magic 1,000,000 Page Views A Month For First Time!

We’ve Hit The Magic 1,000,000 Page Views A Month For First Time!

September 9, 2017 at 9:11 am 1 comment

NOT bad for a month’s work. While it’s not uncommon for us to hit 800,000 and 900,000 hits in a 31 day period, yesterday TraleeToday.ie went past the 1,000,000 page views a month mark on the website for the first time. Our many stories on the Rose of Tralee Festival and […]

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Tralee Credit Union held its Annual General Meeting at the Rose Hotel Tralee on the 12.12.16 . Pictured at the AGM were 
Front Row: Tom Lawlor, Chairman, Lauri Healy’s wife Marie, Denis Foley (Founding Director), Mary O’Brien
Back Row: Anne Courtney, Mary Golden, Fintan Ryan (CEO) Una Buckley, Gerard Pierse, Una Glazier Farmer, Dermot Healy (lauri healy son) and John O’Connor.
 
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Credit Union Invites Applications For Lauri Healy Community Project Fund

September 6, 2017 at 11:10 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Credit Union are now inviting second round applications for the Lauri Healy Community Project Fund. At Tralee Credit Union’s AGM in December, the Board of Directors announced the approval of a fund of €260,000 to be shared with the community over the next four years. Mr Tom Lawlor Chairman […]

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Tralee Food Court And 15 Other Kerry Properties To Be Sold At Auction

Tralee Food Court And 15 Other Kerry Properties To Be Sold At Auction

September 5, 2017 at 9:51 am Comments are Disabled

A NUMBER of Tralee and Kerry properties — including a mansion in Sneem with a reserve of around €1.4m and Tralee Food Court at Mile Height, also for over €1.4m — will go to an online auction at the end of the month. The auction is being held by BidX1, […]

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