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Transition Kerry Talk On Climate Change

October 12, 2017 at 9:37 am Comments are Disabled

A TALK On ‘Community Solutions For Climate Change’ will take place on Saturday November 11 in Manor West Hotel from 9.30 – 4pm. The event will focus on what kind of future do we want to create for Kerry and how do we create community solutions to the challenges of climate […]

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Weardrobe To Celebrate 20th Birthday With Fundraising Fashion Show

Weardrobe To Celebrate 20th Birthday With Fundraising Fashion Show

October 11, 2017 at 8:17 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE’S a great night of fashion and fundraising ahead on this Thursday night with a local business celebrating its 20th birthday. The Ashe Hotel is the location for Weardrobe’s celebratory fashion night in association with the Kerry Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre which will benefit from all proceeds. Weardrobe’s suppliers […]

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Contestants in the 'Lip Sing' Contest Emelia Lowe, Jacinta Hobbert and Pat Reidy. Photo by Dermot Crean

Just Days To Go Until ‘Lip Sing’ For Enable Ireland Kerry

October 11, 2017 at 3:03 pm Comments are Disabled

SATURDAY night sees the Enable Ireland Kerry ‘Lip Sing’ return this year after a great success in 2016. They will be holding the event at Ballyroe Heights Hotel and 12 acts will battle it out to become this year’s Lip Sing Champion. Choreographer Jackie O’Mahony has been putting each participant through […]

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Celebrated Author To Grace ‘The OtherSide’ This Month

Celebrated Author To Grace ‘The OtherSide’ This Month

October 11, 2017 at 9:51 am Comments are Disabled

THE man behind the legendary character Ross O’Carroll Kelly, will be chatting about his famous creation and other work at the next edition of The OtherSide chat show taking place on Friday, October 27 at Benners Hotel. Paul Howard is best known as the creator of the iconic fictional rugby jock […]

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One of the worlks in the Crux exhibition.

Exhibition Of Hand-Crafted Metalworks At Siamsa Tíre

October 11, 2017 at 9:50 am Comments are Disabled

SIAMSA Tíre will officially open its latest visual arts exhibition ‘Crux: A Dialogue in Metal’, on this Thursday, October 12 at 6pm in the Round Gallery. Open to all, John Tynan, Head of Education, Training & Development with the Design and Crafts Council of Ireland will provide a talk on this […]

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Mario Rosenstock Is Coming Back To Kerry

Mario Rosenstock Is Coming Back To Kerry

October 9, 2017 at 3:21 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S a busy day for gig announcements in the INEC. This morning The Coronas revealed they are coming in December and now Mario Rosenstock is set to take in a date in the Killarney venue for his one-man stage show ‘In Your Face’ on May 4, 2018. The brand new […]

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Recovery Haven To Host Pink Nails Coffee Morning

Recovery Haven To Host Pink Nails Coffee Morning

October 9, 2017 at 1:59 pm Comments are Disabled

TO mark Breast Cancer Awareness month this October, Recovery Haven Kerry will host its annual Pink Nails Coffee Morning at its Tralee headquarters at 5 Haig’s Terrace on Thursday, October 19, from 11am -1.30pm. The fun event offers ladies the chance to have their nails painted free of charge by […]

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The Coronas To Return For Kerry Gig In December

The Coronas To Return For Kerry Gig In December

October 9, 2017 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

ONE of Ireland’s most popular rock bands, The Coronas,have announced a show in the INEC in December. The band’s three Christmas shows in Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on 5th, 7th, and 10th of December are now sold out so the December 29 gig in Killarney is expected to follow suit. Standing tickets €27.90/seated tickets […]

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McCann At The Movies: Fascinating Drama Is Not To Be Pooh-Poohed

McCann At The Movies: Fascinating Drama Is Not To Be Pooh-Poohed

October 6, 2017 at 9:06 pm Comments are Disabled

Our movie guy, John McCann says Goodbye Christopher Robin is a great drama elevated by remarkable performances by the two leads…. Directed by Simon Curtis, ‘Goodbye Christopher Robin’ deals with the relationship between beloved children’s author A. A. Milne and his son Christopher Robin, whose stuffed toys gave rise to […]

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Kerry Film Festival presented the Maureen O'Hara award to 2017 recipient Director and Editor Emer Reynolds at a ceremony in Dublin October 4.  Local Kerry ceramic artist Amy Smith was proud to create the award which recipient Director Emer Reynolds holds here.

Kerry Film Festival Presents 2017 Maureen O’Hara Award

October 6, 2017 at 11:08 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Film Festival presented the 2017 Maureen O’Hara Award to director Emer Reynolds (The Farthest), in celebration of her enormous contribution to the film industry. The Maureen O’Hara Award for this year — presented to Emer Reynolds by Maeve McGrath, Artistic Director of Kerry Film Festival — was created […]

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Katie-Anne Harris, Clodagh Harrington and Doireann O'Carroll before going on stage for the opening night of the Light Opera Society of Tralee's production of West Side Story at Siamsa Tíre on Wednesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Eight Things To Do In Tralee And Beyond This Weekend

October 6, 2017 at 9:54 am Comments are Disabled

Sport, musicals, beauty event and more coming up this weekend. Here’s a few things to do… Friday 1. Classic photography… If you have some time to spare, Tralee Library is hosting this year’s Press Photographers Association of Ireland [PPAI] Photojournalism Exhibition. A selection of Ireland’s best examples of press photography from Ireland and […]

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Kerry Branch Of The Samaritans Looks For Volunteers

Kerry Branch Of The Samaritans Looks For Volunteers

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

THE Kerry branch of the Samaritans are urgently looking to recruit new volunteers and are holding an information night in Tralee next Monday. Kerry Samaritans had 35, 909  contacts in 2016. These contacts included telephone calls, emails and people who called to the branch.  Since the introduction of the free […]

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Comedian Jimmy Carr Is Coming Back To Kerry

Comedian Jimmy Carr Is Coming Back To Kerry

October 5, 2017 at 3:34 pm Comments are Disabled

FANS of Jimmy Carr around these parts will be happy with this The prolific joke-teller brings his brand new show ‘The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour’ to the INEC Killarney on July 1, 2018.  Tickets go on sale this Friday, October 6 at 9.00am. With an astonishingly vast repertoire […]

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Sarah Cleary as 'Maria' and Sean McElligott as 'Tony' at the opening night of the Light Opera Society of Tralee's production of West Side Story at Siamsa Tíre on Wednesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Successful Opening Night Of ‘West Side Story’ At Siamsa Tíre

October 5, 2017 at 10:21 am Comments are Disabled

AUDIENCES packed Siamsa Tíre on Wednesday night for the opening of the Light Opera Society of Tralee’s production of  ‘West Side Story’. It’s one of the best-loved musicals ever made and audiences loved the performances by the young cast who have been rehearsing for months. It’s directed by Grainne O’Carroll, […]

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Jigsaw Kerry To Bring Endurance Athlete To Tralee For Talk On Mental Health

Jigsaw Kerry To Bring Endurance Athlete To Tralee For Talk On Mental Health

October 5, 2017 at 10:10 am Comments are Disabled

EXTREME endurance athlete Gavan Hennigan will be delivering a talk, organised by Jigsaw Kerry, entitled “Developing Mental Resilience” in the Rose Hotel in Tralee on this Sunday, October 8. Gavan Hennigan is an Irish Extreme Endurance Athlete who hails from Galway. He has worked worldwide as a deep-sea saturation diver […]

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CBS The Green Prepares For 90th Anniversary Celebration This Friday

CBS The Green Prepares For 90th Anniversary Celebration This Friday

October 4, 2017 at 1:51 pm Comments are Disabled

EVERYONE at CBS The Green is looking forward to welcoming past pupils to join them for their 90th anniversary celebrations at the school this Friday from 1pm. It will be an opportunity to view the school which will have changed enormously for many over the years and will be an opportunity […]

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Treasa Walsh admiring the work at the opening of the  PPAI Exhibition at Tralee Library on Monday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Amazing Collection Of Press Photography In Exhibition At Tralee Library

October 3, 2017 at 2:38 pm Comments are Disabled

PHOTOGRAPHY enthusiasts were in attendance in Tralee Library on Monday night for the official opening of the PPAI Photojournalism 2017 Exhibition, which will run until Wednesday, October 18. This really is a must-see for anyone with even a passing interest in photography, news, sport, nature and more as the images on […]

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Search For Seisiún Kings Of Kerry Comes To The Brogue Next Month

Search For Seisiún Kings Of Kerry Comes To The Brogue Next Month

October 1, 2017 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

FANCY a seisiún? Well if you like participating in one, or just watching, then Kirbys Brogue Inn is the place to be on October 20. Radio Kerry’s Brendan Fuller is going on the road in search of Kerry’s best séisiún performers who will be awarded the title of the Radio […]

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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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McCann At The Movies: ‘Maze’ Is A Solid If Underwhelming Political Drama

McCann At The Movies: ‘Maze’ Is A Solid If Underwhelming Political Drama

September 30, 2017 at 10:33 am Comments are Disabled

Our movie guy, John McCann, says ‘Maze’ has more of a ‘TV movie’ feel than anything else… A seasoned campaigner on the film festival trail, this week saw the general release of Stephen Burke’s Maze starring Tom Vaughan Lawlor and Barry Ward. Inspired by the true events of the 1983 […]

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Contestants in the 'Lip Sing' Contest Jimmy Adams, Bridie Courtney, Amy Crean and Michael Hurley. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Meet The Contestants For Enable Ireland Kerry’s ‘Lip Sing’ Event

September 29, 2017 at 3:55 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER the huge success of last year’s event, the Enable Ireland Kerry ‘Lip Sing’ returns this year with some very eager contestants who can’t wait to hit the stage! They will be holding the event on Saturday,  October 14 at Ballyroe Heights Hotel. Twelve acts will battle it out to […]

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CBS The Green pupils with teachers Helen Kelliher and Caroline Dillane, Lee Strand's Teresa Higgins Walker and Foley's SPAR's Kieran Ahern, looking forward to Sunday's fun run.

CBS The Green On Its Marks For Fun Run This Weekend

September 29, 2017 at 9:15 am Comments are Disabled

CBS The Green is set to host its third annual 5k/3K timed fun run this Sunday and they are still inviting people to take part. The secondary school is busy preparing for the run which takes place on at 1pm on October 1. Both routes are fast and flat and […]

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Five Things To Do Around Tralee This Weekend

Five Things To Do Around Tralee This Weekend

September 29, 2017 at 9:13 am Comments are Disabled

The weekend is here and there’s sport, lip synching, fun running and threshing to look forward to. Here’s a few suggestions of what to get up to… Saturday 1. Get your book signed… Francis Brennan will be signing copies of his new book in O’Mahony’s Books on Castle Street on […]

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PHOTOS: Bons Staff All Set To ‘Sync It For Sudan’ On Saturday Night

PHOTOS: Bons Staff All Set To ‘Sync It For Sudan’ On Saturday Night

September 28, 2017 at 1:22 pm Comments are Disabled

ANTICIPATION is already building for what should be a fantastic night of entertainment in the Brandon Hotel this Saturday night at 8pm. Lip Sync For Sudan will see 10 acts made up of staff from the Bon Secours in Tralee take to the stage performing songs as Michael Jackson, Jedward, […]

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An Invitation To Join The Free Radicals At Siamsa Tíre

An Invitation To Join The Free Radicals At Siamsa Tíre

September 28, 2017 at 10:26 am 1 comment

SIAMSA Tire is inviting young people aged 15 – 20 to explore the world of drama as it announced the launch of its ninth season of the Free Radicals Youth Theatre (FRYT). The first Taster Session will take place on Saturday, September 30 from 4pm-7pm at Siamsa Tíre. Open to […]

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Launching the fundraising fashion show at ADAPT at Matt Talbot Road were, from left; Manager of the shop Helena Slattery, Angela Mitchell, Sharon Brosnan, Caitlin Lyons, Bridget O'Sullivan, Mary O'Sullivan, Breda Moriarty and Brenda Diggins. Photo by Dermot Crean

Top Designer Fashions At ADAPT Shop’s Fundraising Show

September 27, 2017 at 10:41 am Comments are Disabled

THE ADAPT shop on Matt Talbot Road will be transformed into a fashion show venue next month for their second special fundraising fashion show. Last November they held their first show in aid of the organisation and it was a massive success. Now, Helena Slattery – manager of the shop which raises funds for […]

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Best Of Ireland’s Press Photography To Be Exhibited In Tralee Library

September 26, 2017 at 12:11 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Library will host this year’s Press Photographers Association of Ireland [PPAI] Photojournalism Exhibition from Monday, October 2 to Wednesday, October 18. A selection of Ireland’s best examples of press photography from Ireland and overseas will go on display at the library. Kerry photographers are well represented among the prize winning photographs on […]

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Most of the participants in the second John Mitchels GAA Strictly Come Dancing event with Chairman of the Club Denis Mannix and MC Brian Hurley. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Meet The John Mitchels GAA ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ Contestants

September 23, 2017 at 11:07 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S back! After the stunning success of last year’s event in Ballygarry House Hotel, eleven couples will return to the same dancefloor to thrill audiences at the John Mitchels GAA Club ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ 2017. The couples have been carefully selected and are currently in training for this momentous event […]

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McCann At The Movies: Miss ‘Wind River’ At Your Peril!

McCann At The Movies: Miss ‘Wind River’ At Your Peril!

September 23, 2017 at 9:24 am Comments are Disabled

Our movie guy, John McCann says ‘Wind River’ is an outstanding crime thriller fuelled by a remarkable performance by Jeremy Renner… With a feast of big budget Hollywood blockbusters, armed with monstrous marketing campaigns being thrust to the cinema going public on a weekly basis, sometimes we tend to overlook […]

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The ‘Late Late’ Is Still Looking For Toy Show Performers

The ‘Late Late’ Is Still Looking For Toy Show Performers

September 22, 2017 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

DO you know any kids with special talents? The deadline to get applications in to be part of the cast for this year’s Late Late Toy Show has been extended by another seven days, it was announced today. Young performers now have until Friday, September 29th to get their applications in. The final […]

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