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Tralee Branch Of Irish Red Cross To Host ‘1916 Rising’ Themed Fundraiser

Tralee Branch Of Irish Red Cross To Host ‘1916 Rising’ Themed Fundraiser

April 14, 2016 at 3:04 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Tralee Branch of the Irish Red Cross will host a ‘1916 Irish Rising’ themed table quiz at Stokers Lodge, Tralee on Friday, April 29 at 8.30pm. The fundraiser is for money to go towards a building for the Tralee Branch of the Irish Red Cross. A table of four costs €20 and […]

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front: Pat O'Shea, Joan Trant, Helen O'Sullivan, Kay O'Connor. Back: Phil Leen, Paul O'Siullivan, Simon Quinn, Mena Cahill, Debbie O'Connor and Garda Irene Riordan. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Clubs From Lohercannon To Derrymore West Will Unite For Showcase Event

April 14, 2016 at 12:10 pm Comments are Disabled

IF you are interested in getting involved clubs from Lohercannon to Derrymore West, this could be the night for you. Curraheen Community Council will host an information evening on Tuesday, April 19th in Fels Point Hotel, from 7.30pm to 9pm. All local voluntary groups from Lohercannon to Derrymore West and surrounding areas will have […]

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The Free Radicals Proclaim Their New Play In Siamsa

The Free Radicals Proclaim Their New Play In Siamsa

April 14, 2016 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

THE Free Radicals Youth Theatre will host an evening of new plays titled, ‘Proclaimers’, which will take place at Siamsa Tire on Sunday, April 17, at 8pm with admission €10. The evening is the culmination of months of work undertaken by members of the youth theatre group culminating in this […]

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Out on the Gallop! The Kingdom Greyhound track in Tralee is the place to be on Saturday 23rd April at 7:45p.m. where Blennerville N.S. host’s a ‘Night at the Dogs’ to raise much needed funds to provide sports equipment and library facilities for the school.
Pictured from left are Gráinne O' Donnell, Conor Cronin, School Principal, Terry O' Sullivan with Dubai Diva, Emily Corridon and Darragh Cronin. Pic: Pauline Dennigan
For further info: Nora Corridan 087 785 7018

Blennerville Prepares To Go To The Dogs In Aid Of School

April 11, 2016 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kingdom Greyhound track in Tralee is the place to be on Saturday, April 23 at 7:45pm where Blennerville N.S. hosts a ‘Night at the Dogs’ to raise much needed funds to provide sports equipment and library facilities for the school. The night promises to be a wonderful social occasion with […]

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Siamsa Tire To Preview ‘Anam’ At Festival Of Dance This Month

Siamsa Tire To Preview ‘Anam’ At Festival Of Dance This Month

April 8, 2016 at 3:59 pm Comments are Disabled

SIAMSA Tire will host previews of Anam, a dance piece that will feature two Kerry natives, as part of its Tocht Festival of Dance on April 22 and April 23 before its official launch at the Dublin Dance Festival at the end of May. Co-commissioned by Dublin Dance Festival and Siamsa […]

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Tenacity Kids To Step Into The ‘Limelight’ In Siamsa Show

Tenacity Kids To Step Into The ‘Limelight’ In Siamsa Show

April 7, 2016 at 2:29 pm 1 comment

THE Tenacity School of Performing Arts has been performing fantastic shows in Siamsa Tire for 20 years now and that high standard is set to be maintained this Sunday and Monday. A phenomenal amount of work has gone into this year’s show from the school which is based in Moyderwell and the fruits […]

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Emily Keohane pictured in 2016.

Ballyseedy Centre Gets Set For Family Fun Weekend For Down Syndrome Kerry

April 5, 2016 at 3:05 pm Comments are Disabled

BALLYSEEDY Home and Gardens has been very busy lately as they get set to hold their annual Family Fun Weekend in aid of Down Syndrome Kerry, taking place on April 16 and 17. The weekend will kick start on Saturday as cyclists from the Tour de Munster will head off […]

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80s Night To Help Out Vital Service In Tralee

80s Night To Help Out Vital Service In Tralee

March 31, 2016 at 4:29 pm Comments are Disabled

IF you feel like putting on some leg warmers and making your hair look odd on Friday night, then The Barge pub is the place to be. The bar, adjacent to Hennessy’s ,on Castle Street will be hosting an 80s night in aid of the Tralee Community First Responders. The vital service is […]

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Foodies To Flock To Frank’s ‘Taste For Africa’ Charity Night At The Tankard

Foodies To Flock To Frank’s ‘Taste For Africa’ Charity Night At The Tankard

March 29, 2016 at 12:55 pm Comments are Disabled

A FOODIE’S paradise awaits in The Tankard next week at special fundraiser for three charities. ‘Taste For Africa’ will feature cookery demonstration chef, Frank Moynihan, who has invited 10 local producers, largely from Fenit and surrounding area, to present a dish of their choice on the night. It’s not a sit […]

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Breda Murphy with Aoife Martin and Gillian Martin holding Kate Martin and Maeve Murphy at the 'Fun At The Playdium' event as part of the Tír na nÓg Children's Festival on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: ‘Fun At The Playdium’ For Children’s Festival

March 26, 2016 at 10:34 am 1 comment

THE Tir na nOg Children’s Festival is proving a hit year after year and one event was a sellout success on Good Friday. The ‘Fun At The Playdium’ morning saw 90 children converge on the Manor East facility for face painting, a mini easter hunt and a raffle for the parents. The […]

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And they're off at the Meadowlands Hotel Kids Fun Run at the Town Park on Saturday afternoon as part of the Tír Na nÓg Festival. Photo by Dermot Crean

Four Great Things To Do With The Kids During The Tír Na nÓg Festival

March 25, 2016 at 11:40 am Comments are Disabled

The weekend is upon us once again and it’s a special one if you’re a little person. Besides the prospect of Easter eggs, the Tír na nÓg family festival is in full swing and there’s plenty to do over the next few days… EASTER SATURAY 1. Caball Toymaster on Bridge […]

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Launching the Na Gaeil Bingo for Seachtain na Gaeilge were, from left: Niamh Burke, Helen O'Brien, Mary Ellen O'Connor, Linda O'Brien, Sorcha Ui Shuilleabhain, Maeve Moran, Jossie Dalton and Cait Ui Luannaigh. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Na Gaeil To Host Bilingual Bingo For Seachtain na Gaeilge

February 24, 2016 at 2:54 pm Comments are Disabled

NA GAEIL Bingo and Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí will join forces for a bilingual night of bingo during Seachtain Na Gaeilge as a fundraiser for the school. On Friday, March 4 beginning at 7:30pm at the clubhouse in Killeen, Na Gaeil Bingo will break from the norm for Seachtain Na Gaeilge, by calling out […]

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At the launch of 'Faces of Fenit' launch in the Kerry County Library were, from left: Liam, Billy and Jane Doyle. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: ‘Faces Of Fenit’ Officially Opened At Tralee Library

February 24, 2016 at 12:54 pm 1 comment

THE ‘The Faces of Fenit’ exhibition was officially opened by County Librarian, Tommy O’Connor at Tralee Library on Tuesday evening and is a must for anyone with an interest in the locality. This is the second opportunity to catch the photographs on display, after Fenit Hall recently held a display of […]

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Seven Ladies Up For Kerry Fashion Designer Of The Year Award

Seven Ladies Up For Kerry Fashion Designer Of The Year Award

February 20, 2016 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

THE cream of Kerry’s fashion talent will vie for awards during Kerry Fashion Week as the awards finalists have just been announced. Also, in an exclusive for the event, Paul Galvin will be launching his new SS16 Collection at the KFW Fashion Industry Awards Show in the Europe Hotel & Resort […]

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Five Things To Do This Weekend

February 19, 2016 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

It’s the weekend again and if you’d like to get out and about there’s a lot to get up to in town and beyond over the next couple of days… FRIDAY 1. If fashion is your thing, then this might be of an interest to you. Killahan NS will host a fundraising […]

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Preperations are well under way in the Brandon ahead of the Katie Taylor and Queen Underwood fight this Saturday. Photo from Tralee Boxing Club Facebook Page.

Forgot To Get Those Tickets For The Katie Taylor Fight? Well You’re Out Of Luck Now

February 16, 2016 at 5:01 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Boxing Club has announced that all tickets for the Katie Taylor fight on in the Brandon Hotel this Saturday are now sold out. All 800 seats for the bout against American fighter Queen Underwood have been sold days in advance of one of the most hotly anticipated sporting events to arrive […]

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VIDEO/PHOTOS: Candidates Form Coalition To Defeat Elysha And Friends At Musical Launch

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Candidates Form Coalition To Defeat Elysha And Friends At Musical Launch

February 16, 2016 at 1:02 pm Comments are Disabled

LOCAL politicians showed showed some pretty good skills at a special 5-a-side soccer match on stage at Siamsa Tíre on Sunday morning. The unusual location was apt, as the event was held to launch Tralee Musical Society’s new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘The Beautiful Game’, which will be performed at the venue […]

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‘Frozen Fest’ Party To Attracts Hundreds To North Kerry Venue

‘Frozen Fest’ Party To Attracts Hundreds To North Kerry Venue

February 10, 2016 at 12:39 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER a fantastic event last year, a north Kerry nightclub is again to welcome a very different clientele than usual for the ‘FrozenFest’ party next month. Around 500 people from north Kerry, many from Tralee, went to JD’s Nightclub in Ballybunion last March, where the venue was transformed into Arendelle for the event. Children […]

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Break Out The Legwarmers For Fundraising 80s Disco For Spa Ns

Break Out The Legwarmers For Fundraising 80s Disco For Spa Ns

January 25, 2016 at 2:12 pm Comments are Disabled

AH, the 1980s! Perms, stonewashed denim jackets and leg warmers were the height of fashion, Stock, Aiken and Waterman soundtracked our lives, teenage girls swooned over Tom Cruise in Top Gun and boys dreamt of Kim Basinger. May God have mercy on our souls. Anyway, you can relive the retina-scorching fashions and synth-heavy pop ‘choons’ at […]

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ONE Christmas event in Tralee guaranteed to keep bums on seats will be the charity Office Chair racing in aid of St Vincent de Paul next Sat 19th Dec in The Mall Tralee. Last year's race won by Cllrs Terry O'Brien and Toireasa Ferris in a dead heat raised €700. Launching this year's races were seated: Junior Locke & Christy Lynch (St VdeP) and John Drummey (Tralee Chamber Alliance)
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VIDEO: Revving Up For Office Chair Racing In The Mall This Saturday

December 16, 2015 at 12:32 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S set to be a great afternoon of fun in The Mall on Saturday at the second Annual Christmas Office Chair Racing Competition in aid of St Vincent de Paul. Following on from the success of last year’s inaugural event, the event gets underway from 3pm and you can expect the action to be fierce […]

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Bingo Afternoon To Raise Vital Funds For Ardfert And District First Responders

Bingo Afternoon To Raise Vital Funds For Ardfert And District First Responders

December 12, 2015 at 10:51 am Comments are Disabled

A FUNDRAISER in aid of a vital service will be held in Ardfert next weekend. A Bingo with a guaranteed jackpot of €350 will be held in the Community Centre in aid of the Ardfert and District Community First responders on Sunday, December 20. Beginning with a mulled wine reception at […]

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Opening Of Tralee Art Group Exhibition In Siamsa Tíre This Weekend

Opening Of Tralee Art Group Exhibition In Siamsa Tíre This Weekend

December 9, 2015 at 12:31 pm Comments are Disabled

  THIS Saturday evening sees the opening of a Tralee Art Group exhibition in Siamsa Tíre. Under the tutelage of Rebekah Wall, the art group will present “Sati or Tempra” meaning “being in the moment” in Sanskrit. Inspiration for individuals has come from a variety of sources – woods, sea, water and […]

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Santa Launches Annual Christmas Swim In Fenit

Santa Launches Annual Christmas Swim In Fenit

December 7, 2015 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

SANTA and Mrs Claus showed up in Fenit on Sunday to launch the 64th Annual Christmas Day Swim. He was joined by members of  Tralee Bay Swimming Club who will once again help raise funds the RNLI Fenit Lifeboats. The swim will take place at 12 noon and will begin with the traditional singing of […]

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Famed DJ To Play Quarters This Christmas

Famed DJ To Play Quarters This Christmas

December 6, 2015 at 9:20 pm 1 comment

QUARTERS is planning something special this Christmas as famed international DJ, Basshunter, will perform at the venue on Sunday, December 27. The Swedish star, whose real name is Jonas Erik Altberg, shot to fame in the late noughties with top ten hits such as  “Now You’re Gone” and “All I […]

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The auction in full swing at the Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Christmas Fair on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Raffles, Hampers and A Chance To Win An iPhone 6 At Gaelscoil’s Christmas Fair

December 4, 2015 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

PUPILS, parents and staff at Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn are looking forward to a great afternoon’s entertainment this Sunday for their annual Christmas Fair. The fair gets under way at 2pm and visitors can enjoy a special appearance from the Tommy Markham Cup won by Kerry minors in September – with past […]

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ITT Students To Put On Fashion Show In Aid Of St Vincent De Paul

ITT Students To Put On Fashion Show In Aid Of St Vincent De Paul

December 2, 2015 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

IT Tralee’s St. Vincent de Paul Society is holding their annual Fashion Show this Thursday night at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel. All the clothes modelled on the night by students are from St. Vincent de Paul shops nationwide and they aim to prove that you can be on trend with clothes that are reasonably priced. […]

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Christmas Cooking Demo At Kerry College Of Further Education

Christmas Cooking Demo At Kerry College Of Further Education

December 1, 2015 at 3:23 pm Comments are Disabled

THE public are invited to what promises to be a very enjoyable evening of Christmas Cookery Demonstrations at Kerry College of Further Education this Thursday evening at 7pm. Chef on the night is the well-known Kay Lanigan Ryan who runs the Professional Cookery and the Hotel and Catering courses at […]

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Santa Claus and friends joined by Rose of Tralee, Elysha Brennan at the launch of Santaland at CH Chemists on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Seven Things To Do Around Town This Weekend

November 27, 2015 at 5:10 pm Comments are Disabled

‘Black Friday’ signalled the real start of the Christmas shopping madness, but things are officially kicking off in Tralee this weekend and there’s a lot to get up to. Here’s a few suggestions… Saturday 1. Meet Santa and friends… CH Chemists are turning The Mall into a Christmas wonderland when Santa […]

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Lauching the 'Christmas Spraoi in Tralee' were, from left: Santa, Mayor of Tralee, Tom McEllistrim and John Drummy. Front: Ciara Drummy, Amy Scanlon and Ashling O'Connell. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

‘Star’ To Light Up Tralee As Christmas Spraoí Is Launched

November 17, 2015 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

THE ‘Star’, Kieran Donaghy, will switch on the Christmas Lights in The Square at 5pm on Saturday, November 28 to herald the start of the 2015 Christmas Spraoí Tralee. The Kerry Captain will join the Mayor of Tralee, Cllr Thomas McEllistrim and one pupil from a Tralee primary school (chosen from a […]

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The Ballyheigue Beardfest Is Getting Closer

The Ballyheigue Beardfest Is Getting Closer

November 16, 2015 at 9:37 am Comments are Disabled

THE annual Ballyheigue Beardfest is getting closer and around 30 lads are preparing to face the razor on Saturday, November 28 in Kirby’s Bar. Local hairdressers are on call for the big shave off and on the night there will be a monster raffle and and an auction of signed sports goods including a […]

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