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Kerry People Wanted For ‘Pulling With My Parents’ TV Dating Show

Kerry People Wanted For ‘Pulling With My Parents’ TV Dating Show

July 11, 2019 at 4:50 pm 1 comment

KNOW anyone who’d be up for this? Kerry people are wanted for a new RTÉ2 series where the parents pick the dates for their kids. Could your mom pick the love of your life? Does your dad know marriage material when he sees it? ‘Pulling with my Parents’ is a brand […]

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Don And Pascal Preparing A Feast Of Entertainment At Gala Ball

Don And Pascal Preparing A Feast Of Entertainment At Gala Ball

July 10, 2019 at 2:11 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE’S just a few days to go until New York based designer Don O’Neill and husband Pascal Guillermie host their fundraising gala ball and there’s still a few tickets available for what should be a fantastic night. Ballyheigue native Don and husband Pascal Guillermie held the sellout event last year […]

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See Amazing Cars As ‘Retro Cannonball’ Comes To Tralee This Weekend

See Amazing Cars As ‘Retro Cannonball’ Comes To Tralee This Weekend

July 10, 2019 at 1:52 pm Comments are Disabled

REMEMBER the 80s movie ‘The Cannonball Run’, with Burt Reynolds and a host of stars? Well an event inspired by that film and th era in which it was released, will take place this weekend and it’s making a stop off in Tralee. The ‘Retro Cannonball’ is coming to the […]

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Trish Horan on a Honda 50 joined by members of the Kingdom Veteran Vintage & Classic Car Club looking forward to the 10th Ballymac Vintage Run later this month. Photo by Dermot Crean

Revving Up For The 10th Ballymac Vintage Car And Honda 50 Run

July 9, 2019 at 5:33 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kingdom Veteran Vintage & Classic Car Club members are once again preparing for their annual Ballymac Vintage Car and Honda 50 Run. Taking place on Friday, July 26 at 7pm from O’Riada’s Bar, the event this year will benefit Kerry Hospice Foundation and will be held in memory of […]

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Gin Fest Returns To The Ashe Hotel This Weekend

Gin Fest Returns To The Ashe Hotel This Weekend

July 9, 2019 at 4:00 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S back! Yes, the third annual Gin Fest returns at The Ashe Hotel this weekend with two days of fab music, great drinks and good food to look forward to. It’s been massively popular over the past two years with tables usually booked out well in advance. It all kicks […]

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Family Fun Day At Kerins O’Rahillys Club

Family Fun Day At Kerins O’Rahillys Club

July 6, 2019 at 1:27 pm Comments are Disabled

KERINS O’Rahillys are hosting a family fun day tomorrow to celebrate their raising of the ‘Amber Flag’. The Strand Road club is the first GAA Club in Kerry to be awarded this for their work in promoting mental health and wellbeing amongst our children. Earlier this year they started a […]

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A ‘Royle’ Engagement At The INEC This Autumn

A ‘Royle’ Engagement At The INEC This Autumn

July 5, 2019 at 3:14 pm Comments are Disabled

HE’S starred in some of the most popular shows on TV over the past 25 years and now the Liverpudlian actor/musician/comedian is coming to Kerry this autumn ‘An Evening with Ricky Tomlinson’ will be held at the INEC Acoustic Club on Saturday, October 26 during the bank holiday weekend. Join the […]

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Trips To Milan And Paris To Be Won At Dawn Milk Ladies Day In Killarney

Trips To Milan And Paris To Be Won At Dawn Milk Ladies Day In Killarney

July 3, 2019 at 11:23 am Comments are Disabled

GLAMOROUS ‘Dancing with the Stars’ winners Mairead Ronan and John Nolan have been confirmed as the celebrity judges for the hugely popular Dawn Milk Queen of Fashion competition at Killarney Races in a couple of weeks with trips to Paris and Milan up for grabs. Dawn Milk Ladies Day at […]

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Irish Under 18 Basketball Squad In Tralee For Skills Session And Game Against Warriors

Irish Under 18 Basketball Squad In Tralee For Skills Session And Game Against Warriors

July 2, 2019 at 4:10 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Irish Under 18 basketball team is coming to Kerry for a four day camp in preparation for the forthcoming European Basketball Championships in Romania which are taking place later this month. The squad features three local Kerry players who are members of the Garveys Tralee Warriors squad Rap Buivydas, […]

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Five Things To Do In Tralee And Beyond This Weekend

Five Things To Do In Tralee And Beyond This Weekend

June 28, 2019 at 11:26 am Comments are Disabled

The summer holidays have finally arrived for primary school children and the weather is set to be mainly dry and sunny. What to do then… Friday 1. On yer bike… Organised by the Kerry Cycling Campaign, the ‘Tralee Critical Mass Cycle’ will start from the Square at 6.30pm (people are […]

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Cyclists Invited To Gather For ‘Critical Mass’ Event This Friday

Cyclists Invited To Gather For ‘Critical Mass’ Event This Friday

June 26, 2019 at 4:43 pm Comments are Disabled

AN event will be held this Friday evening and everyone with a bike is encouraged to call down for a leisurely cycle. Organised by the Kerry Cycling Campaign, the ‘Tralee Critical Mass Cycle’ will start from the Square at 6.30pm (people are asked to gather from 6pm). Critical Mass is […]

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Kerry Rose Sally Ann Leahy with Rosebuds Aoife, Alya and Sophie and Jessica Lewis and Clodagh Quane of Audiology Medical Services. Photo by Dermot Crean

Thirty-Two Rose Buds Chosen For 60th Rose Of Tralee Festival

June 26, 2019 at 10:18 am Comments are Disabled

THIRTY-TWO young girls have been selected as Rose Buds during the 60 year celebrations of the Rose of Tralee International Festival which will take place this August. Aged between 6 and 10, they were chosen from hundreds of applications from children in Ireland and abroad, with 24 of the final […]

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Sponsored: Tralee Clinic To Co-Host Fertility Information Event In Dublin

Sponsored: Tralee Clinic To Co-Host Fertility Information Event In Dublin

June 25, 2019 at 12:02 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Scotia Clinic, Tralee and the Embryo Clinic, Greece will co-host an open free event on Sunday the 30th of June, in the Aishling Hotel Dublin, named “Fertility Treatment Abroad – the Ireland / Greek Solution”. The keynote speakers on the day will be Dr. Mary Mc Caffrey, FRCOG, the Scotia Clinic […]

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Actors Promise Entertaining ‘Night Of Stage And Screen’ In Ballymac Bar

Actors Promise Entertaining ‘Night Of Stage And Screen’ In Ballymac Bar

June 24, 2019 at 3:41 pm Comments are Disabled

IF you want to be entertained by local actors performing scenes from famous movies and TV shows, then a trip to The Ballymac Bar, Boherbee, next week is definitely for you. Tim Landers’ ‘Act Up Drama Group’ is in rehearsals at the moment perfecting their skills for “A Night of Stage […]

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Queen Maeve Looks Forward To Puck

Queen Maeve Looks Forward To Puck

June 24, 2019 at 11:42 am Comments are Disabled

IT may be only June, but a hugely popular Kerry festival has already selected their Queen. With the annual Puck Fair Festival taking place from August 10-12, preparations are already well underway in Killorglin and an integral part of that is the selection of her royal highness, Queen Puck. The […]

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Summertime Brings Food And Craft Fair To Manor West

Summertime Brings Food And Craft Fair To Manor West

June 22, 2019 at 9:23 am Comments are Disabled

MANOR West Shopping Centre and Retail Park will host its popular summer food and craft fair which will see the centre welcome a diverse range of Kerry’s finest food & craft producers from 11am to 5pm on Saturday, June 29. The summer fair is part of a series of food […]

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Renowned local artist, Rebecca Carroll with TAG members, Mary Cotter and Judy Costelloe at the Joint Exhibition.

PHOTOS: Baile Mhuire Clients And Tralee Art Group Hold Joint Exhibition

June 21, 2019 at 10:46 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Art Group and clients of Baile Mhuire held a joint exhibition of new and exciting artworks which opened on Thursday at the Day Care Centre in Balloonagh. The exhibition showcases what clients of Baile Mhuire have achieved while working closely with members of Tralee Art Group over recent months. […]

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Elayne Van Keulen with some of her work at the Cois Lí Camera Club exhibition at Tralee Library on Tuesday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Cois Lí Camera Club’s Exhibition At Tralee Library

June 19, 2019 at 12:40 pm Comments are Disabled

FROM portraits to wildlife, amazing scenery and stunning buildings, there’s a wide variety of work on show in Tralee Library until the end of he month. Cois Lí Camera Club are hosting their annual exhibition there and members were present on Tuesday night for the official opening. There’s some wonderful […]

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Launching the 'Afternoon Tea' fundraiser at Paco on the Mall planned for this Saturday were, seated; Kerry Rose Sally Ann Leahy, Eileen Whelan of Paco and Hilda and Órna Nolan. At back; Mary Lynch, Audrey Moran and Jade Eager Moran. Photo by Dermot Crean

Paco Plans A Fun Saturday Afternoon To Help Out Chernobyl Children’s Fund Tralee

June 18, 2019 at 3:38 pm Comments are Disabled

A WONDERFUL organisation will be the beneficiary of a fun special event this Saturday afternoon at a town centre fashion store. Eileen Whelan at Paco on the Mall will once again welcome people in for an ‘Afternoon Tea’ fundraiser in aid of Chernobyl Children’s Fund Tralee & District. The Kerry […]

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Niall Myers with Cody at Féile na mBláth on Saturday afternoon. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Huge Crowds For Féile Na mBláth…And It Continues Today

June 16, 2019 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

IT was fantastic to see the huge crowds in the Town Park on Saturday for the Féile na mBláth. The forecast was for occasional showers, but it stayed dry all day and the sun even made an appearance the odd time which made for a lovely atmosphere all day. The […]

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Get Set For An 80s Night To Remember At The Dome

Get Set For An 80s Night To Remember At The Dome

June 15, 2019 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

LAST year, hundreds of party people converged on The Dome on the Saturday night of the Festival for the sold out Oktoberfest night. While some were dressed in lederhosen and traditional German garb, they were veritable hipsters compared to what you can expect this year in the Dome on the […]

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The Day Has Arrived For The Tralee Nun Challenge

The Day Has Arrived For The Tralee Nun Challenge

June 15, 2019 at 10:59 am Comments are Disabled

THE day has arrived and everyone is encouraged to get down to the Town Park this evening for the Tralee Nun Challenge in the Town Park. The event, organised by the Tralee Rowing Club in conjunction with Pieta House, is looking for at least 1,500 nuns to turn up at […]

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Bring The Family Down To Féile Na mBláth This Weekend

Bring The Family Down To Féile Na mBláth This Weekend

June 15, 2019 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S the weekend and Féile na mBláth is here once again. With flower displays, dog shows, street theatre, family entertainment and much more, the organisers of the festival in Tralee Town Park are all set for two days of fun. The forecast is for showers, but not sustained periods of rain, […]

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Summer Stars Reading Programme Begins Again At Tralee Library

Summer Stars Reading Programme Begins Again At Tralee Library

June 14, 2019 at 12:14 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Summer Stars Reading Adventure begins in your local library on this Saturday, June 15. Each year Kerry Library runs free summer reading programmes for primary school children to promote literacy development during the holidays and to encourage readers and not so regular readers to engage with books. Each child […]

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Family Fun Day At Kelliher’s Rathass To Raise Funds For Down Syndrome Ireland

Family Fun Day At Kelliher’s Rathass To Raise Funds For Down Syndrome Ireland

June 13, 2019 at 3:16 pm Comments are Disabled

KELLIHER’S Mace shop in Rathass will host a HB Ice Cream Funday in aid of Down Syndrome Ireland on this Friday afternoon between 2pm and 6pm. It coincides with the official unveiling of their new look shop. There’ll be face-painting, a magician, a balloon modeller, a DJ, food tastings and […]

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Brothers Hoping For A Big Turnout Tomorrow For Clean-Up At Tralee Bay/Canal

June 13, 2019 at 12:46 pm Comments are Disabled

THREE young siblings will be joined by the public, members of the business community and new Kerry Rose Sally Ann Leahy tomorrow (Friday) for the next Tralee Bay Clean up. Nine year old twins Evan and Alex and their 12 year-old brother Dylan Nealon from Lixnaw have been spearheading a campaign […]

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Art And Photography Exhibitions To Take Place Next Week

Art And Photography Exhibitions To Take Place Next Week

June 12, 2019 at 12:05 pm Comments are Disabled

THOSE of you with an interest in art and photography may be interested in two separate exhibitions taking place in town next week. The Tralee Art Group are holding their ‘Identity’ exhibition on Thursday, June 2o at 3pm in the Baile Mhuire Day Care Centre. Curated by artist, Rebecca O’Carroll, it […]

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Ardfert NS pupils join Declan Dowling of Kingdom Greyhound Stadium in launching the school's fundraising 'Night At The Dogs'. Photo by Dermot Crean

Final Preparations In Place For Ardfert NS Fundraiser This Saturday

June 12, 2019 at 9:14 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S just days to go and all at Ardfert National School are hoping its ‘Night At The Dogs’ fundraiser will be a great success this Saturday, June 15. There will be 10 races on the night including a novelty children’s relay race.  Face-painting will add to the colour of the […]

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Pubs/Restaurants To Give Promotions For Participants In Tralee Nun Challenge

Pubs/Restaurants To Give Promotions For Participants In Tralee Nun Challenge

June 9, 2019 at 2:11 pm Comments are Disabled

WITH less than a week to go, the countdown is truly on for the Tralee Nun Challenge next Saturday in the Town Park. Businesses around town are doing their bit too to encourage people to take part in the event attempting to break the Guinness World Record of the largest gathering […]

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Kerry GAA Stars To Turn Out For ‘Night Of Champions’

Kerry GAA Stars To Turn Out For ‘Night Of Champions’

June 6, 2019 at 2:43 pm Comments are Disabled

The Annual Kerry GAA Night of Champions will take place on Friday, June 14, at the Kingdom Greyhound Stadium Tralee with an evening of entertainment promised for all attending. The feature race is once again the “Race of Champions” sponsored for the first time by Navillus with €15,000 to the […]

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