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Recovery Haven Announces Busy Autumn Schedule Of Classes And Courses

Recovery Haven Announces Busy Autumn Schedule Of Classes And Courses

September 3, 2019 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

WITH summer already behind us, cancer support charity Recovery Haven Kerry is busy preparing its Autumn schedule, with lots of free classes and courses on offer to help support those affected by cancer throughout the county: On Monday, September 16th the charity’s Le Chéile Bereavement Group reconvenes at Recovery Haven’s […]

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Fenit RNLI Lifeboat Invites All To Open Day Next Sunday

Fenit RNLI Lifeboat Invites All To Open Day Next Sunday

September 3, 2019 at 10:09 am Comments are Disabled

FENIT RNLI Lifeboat hosts open day next Sunday, September 8, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of return of lifeboat service to Fenit. The volunteer crew of Fenit RNLI is delighted to celebrate the re-in statement of the lifeboat service to Fenit exactly 25thyears ago this month. To mark this very special […]

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The Austin Stacks 'Strictly Come Dancing' 2019 contestants. Photo by Dermot Crean

The Dome Is Ready To Host Austin Stacks ‘Strictly’ On Saturday

August 30, 2019 at 8:50 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S almost time. The Dome will host its final event of the year on this Saturday when 14 couples take to the floor at the eighth Austin Stacks GAA ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ night. Hundreds of tickets have already been sold for the spectacular which will be hosted by Brian Hurley […]

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Kingdom Comic Fest To Take Place In Tralee

Kingdom Comic Fest To Take Place In Tralee

August 29, 2019 at 1:48 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kingdom Comic Fest will take place at the Brandon Hotel on Saturday, October 5. This is a comic book, pop culture event where there will be vendors, artists, writers, small press, cosplayers, panels, gaming and so much more. It’s an event suitable for families and under 12s go free. […]

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Rose fo Tralee Sinead Flanagan launches the annual Kerry Hospice coffee morning with, seated, Joe Hennebery and Mairead Fernane. At back; Bridie O'Connor, Catherine O'Halloran, Mary Shanahan, Ita Behan and Fiona Kirby. Photo by Dermot Crean

New Rose Of Tralee Launches Annual Coffee Morning For Kerry Hospice

August 28, 2019 at 1:22 pm Comments are Disabled

THE new Rose of Tralee stopped off Kirby’s Brogue Inn on Wednesday morning to officially launch the annual Kerry Hospice coffee morning. Kerry Hospice Foundation are calling on the people of Kerry to host a coffee morning on Thursday, September 19 to help raise vital funds for the palliative care […]

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Fr Pat Crean Lynch, Rev.Phyllis Jones, Rev. Jim Stephens and Sylvia Thompson at a Season of Creation Event in 2018.

Diocese’s ‘Season Of Creation’ To Highlight Climate Change Issue

August 28, 2019 at 9:18 am Comments are Disabled

THE Diocese of Kerry has taken up the challenge of Climate Change for a ‘Season of Creation:   Climate Crisis – 11 years to save Our Common Home’. The Season runs from September 1 to October 4 when Christian churches around the world focus on prayer and action to protect […]

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GAA Legends Are Panellists At Charity All-Ireland Preview Night At Rose Hotel

GAA Legends Are Panellists At Charity All-Ireland Preview Night At Rose Hotel

August 27, 2019 at 2:36 pm Comments are Disabled

IF you haven’t got an All-Ireland ticket yet, then this event might be one of your last chances to win a pair and a stay in a Dublin hotel. A Terrace Talk All-Ireland Preview night will take place this Thursday in The Rose Hotel. The event is being held in […]

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Tralee VTOS To Hold Open Information Morning This Thursday

Tralee VTOS To Hold Open Information Morning This Thursday

August 27, 2019 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

VTOS Adult Education College are currently enrolling for their upcoming courses which are due to start in September and are inviting all to their Open Information Morning on this Thursday, August 29 from 10am–1pm at Clash, Tralee. Courses are FREE to Adults over 21, who are in receipt of a […]

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Five Things To Do At The Festival On Sunday

Five Things To Do At The Festival On Sunday

August 25, 2019 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… Sunday is a time for families and there’s loads to do around the town today. Here’s some suggestions… 1. Parade anyone… If you missed the parade last night then there’s another chance to line the […]

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The Dome’s 80s Disco Is The Pick Of Events On Saturday Night

The Dome’s 80s Disco Is The Pick Of Events On Saturday Night

August 24, 2019 at 1:32 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… SATURDAY is always the busiest night during the festival and if you’re looking for something to do after the parade then look no further than the Dome. They’re hosting an 80s Disco and it’s set […]

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Rose Festival: ‘Beat On The Street’ Returns To Warm Up Crowd For Aslan

Rose Festival: ‘Beat On The Street’ Returns To Warm Up Crowd For Aslan

August 23, 2019 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… FOR people of a certain age, the ‘Beat On The Street’ events were one of the highlights of the summer with thousands of people on Denny Street to “dance to the latest chart hits”. This […]

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Five Things To See And Do At The Festival On Friday

August 23, 2019 at 9:31 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… Right so, the Rose of Tralee Festival kicks off today and there’s loads to do around town. Here’s a few suggestions of what to get up to… 1. Family fun… If you have children, then […]

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Maria Walsh

Maria Walsh To Speak At St John Of God Tralee Event

August 22, 2019 at 10:41 am Comments are Disabled

ST John of God Service at Monavalley are hosting a Rights Information Morning for people with disabilities on next Tuesday, August 27. The main speaker will be Maria Walsh, former Rose of Tralee and now Fine Gael MEP for Ireland Midlands North-West. Aine O’Sullivan, Disability Federation Ireland, will give a […]

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Good News For The Rose Festival As Fine Weather Is On The Way

Good News For The Rose Festival As Fine Weather Is On The Way

August 21, 2019 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee Festival will be brought to you by AIB Tralee… YOU wouldn’t think it now, but the weather is set to improve dramatically over the next week. While the rain is pelting down today, we’re going to see dry weather from Thursday afternoon onwards […]

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The large crowd at the Celebration of Light at the Tralee Bay Wetlands on Wednesday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

Hundreds Expected To Attend ‘Celebration Of Light’ Event

August 21, 2019 at 12:45 pm Comments are Disabled

CANCER support charity, Recovery Haven Kerry, is extending a warm invitation to the people of Kerry to join them at Tralee Bay Wetlands on this Thursday night for their eighth annual Celebration of Light ceremony. Run in conjunction with the Rose of Tralee Festival and Kerry Choral Union, this poignant […]

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Sponsored: The Rose Hotel Is The Place To Be During The Festival

Sponsored: The Rose Hotel Is The Place To Be During The Festival

August 21, 2019 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

AS the Rose of Tralee International Festival celebrates its 60th year this month, The Rose Hotel has the ultimate line-up of entertainment and the brand new Rós Buí terrace ensuring that anyone who attends The Kingdom’s most-loved festival this month celebrates in style. Home to the Roses throughout the festival and located just […]

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Launching the Freshers Fest in the Square on Monday were, Joseph Kavanagh, Petrina Comerford, Helena McMahon, Jason O'Byrne, Paul Ruane, Mary Lucey, Ken Tobin, Dale Drosnan, Ruairi Fry, Tadhg Flynn and David Scott. Photo by Dermot Crean

The Square Will Host Live Bands And DJs For ‘Freshers Fest’ Next Month

August 21, 2019 at 9:42 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE will host the 1st annual ‘Freshers Fest’ from Tuesday, September 10 to Thursday, September 12. This brand-new festival will see a stage erected in the ‘festival square’ hosting live acts until 10pm on two nights, followed by live music in the bars of Tralee, and a host of events […]

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'Love Island' winner Greg O'Shea.

‘Love Island’ Winner To Judge At Ladies Day In Killarney

August 20, 2019 at 12:05 pm Comments are Disabled

HOT on the heels of the high-profile visit of racing superstar Frankie Dettori to the track in July, the team at Killarney Racecourse has pulled off another major coup for this week’s festival of racing. Dapper Love Island winner Greg O’Shea and glamorous model and TV personality Yvonne Connolly will […]

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Tralee Gardaí To Welcome Public To Open Day At John Mitchels GAA Club

Tralee Gardaí To Welcome Public To Open Day At John Mitchels GAA Club

August 20, 2019 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

THE community policing unit at Tralee Garda Station are hosting an Open Day at John Mitchels GAA Complex, Tralee, on Saturday next between 12pm and 4pm. This event takes place during the Rose of Tralee Festival and the theme is embracing “Community Inclusiveness” . It is an opportunity for members […]

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‘Dancing With The Stars Live’ Is Coming To The INEC

‘Dancing With The Stars Live’ Is Coming To The INEC

August 20, 2019 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

DANCING with the Stars Live will be sashaying its way into the public domain as it makes it was to the INEC, Killarney, on Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd of November 2019. Spanning over two days, these bombastic, glittertastic live shows will feature five celebrities and pro-dancers from the past three series. With […]

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Kilmoyley To Host ‘Love Our Waters Weekend’

Kilmoyley To Host ‘Love Our Waters Weekend’

August 16, 2019 at 1:40 pm Comments are Disabled

WHILE Tralee is the place to be for the Rose of Tralee Festival next weekend, a village not far from town are hosting their own event. Tidy Towns Kilmoyley will host a ‘Love Our Waters Weekend’ in conjunction with the Local Authority Waters Programme as part of National Heritage Week […]

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All The Details Of The 161st Listowel Harvest Festival Race Meeting

All The Details Of The 161st Listowel Harvest Festival Race Meeting

August 16, 2019 at 1:39 pm Comments are Disabled

LISTOWEL will host its 161st harvest racing festival from Sunday, September 8-14 and promises to live up to its reputation for serious racing, serious fun and sensational style. Renowned as one of the longest established race meetings in Ireland, this year the total prize money over the seven days is €1.343,500. Racing […]

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Mikey Sheehy and Mary Fitzgerald of Comfort For Chemo Kerry with Carraig Donn store manager Catherine O'Sullivan and stylist Danny Leane looking forward to the fundraiser on Friday, August 16. Photo by Dermot Crean

Six Things To Do In Tralee And Beyond This Weekend

August 16, 2019 at 9:55 am Comments are Disabled

Twas the weekend before the Festival, when all through the town, not a creature was stirring, not even a…well actually, there are a few things happening in the next few days before the madness begins… Friday 1. Getting into Rose mode… The ‘Gowns Of Glory’ exhibition is currently going on at […]

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Showband Fans In For A Treat At The INEC

Showband Fans In For A Treat At The INEC

August 15, 2019 at 3:04 pm Comments are Disabled

FOLLOWING its outstanding success at the Grand Opera House, Belfast, ‘The Miami Showband Musicial’ comes to the INEC Killarney on August 28. Marie Jones (Stones In His Pockets) and Martin Lynch (Dancing Shoes – The George Best Story) have another huge hit on their hands with the show. Telling the […]

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Hundreds Of Performers To Entertain Crowds At  Festival Parades

Hundreds Of Performers To Entertain Crowds At Festival Parades

August 14, 2019 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

MARCHING bands are synonymous with the Rose of Tralee and 60 years on from the first ever Festival in 1959, this year’s audiences can look forward to enjoying the sweet sound of music from some amazing groups from near and far. Millstreet Pipe Band from Co Cork will lead the […]

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Pictured at the Kingdom Veteran Vintage and Classic Car Club Coffee Morning at Ballygarry House Hotel were, seated front, Veronica Blennerhasset (1973 Rose of Tralee), seated back, Kerry Rose Sally-Ann Leahy and standing, Therese Collins (1965 Rose of Tralee).

Former Roses Of Tralee To Parade Through Town In Vintage Cars

August 13, 2019 at 4:56 pm Comments are Disabled

THIRTY Roses of Tralee will return to Kerry’s Capital to take part in the 60 Year Celebrations of the Rose of Tralee International Festival. They will take part in many official events, but the parade is likely to be their highlight of the week with the Kingdom Veteran Vintage & […]

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Launching the Rose of Tralee 10k at the Town Park on Tuesday were, at back; Michelle Constable, Travane Morrisson, Rosebud Sophie, Martin Fitzgerald, Cillian Griffin and Una O'Mahony of Rada Sports. In front; Alan Balfe of Tralee Bay Wetlands, Louis Byrne of Spar, and Leonie Flaherty of The Ashe Hotel/Manor West Hotel. Photo by Dermot Crean

Harriers Look Forward To Hosting Annual Rose Of Tralee 10k

August 13, 2019 at 2:51 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Tralee Harriers Rose of Tralee 10km will once again take place during the festival this year and another big crowd is expected to take part. Organised as a fundraiser for the Tralee Harriers Athletic Club the race takes place on Sunday, August 25th. Entries are still open and selling […]

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Looking forward to the annual Tony O'Donoghue Walk were, in front; Millie O'Brien, Andrea O'Donoghue, Mark O'Brien, Ally Lynch and Kevin Boyle. Back from left; Stephen Griffin, Mono Ryle, Mary O'Donoghue, Tommy Brosnan, Bernadette Boyle and Donal Brosnan. Photo by Dermot Crean

Remembering Tony At Annual Fundraising Walk In Blennerville

August 13, 2019 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

THE annual Tony O’Donoghue walk will take place on Saturday, September 7 at 5pm from the Blennerville Windmill Car Park. Thanks to the huge generosity of the local people and beyond they have raised over €45,000 in fundraising  in the event since Tony ( Todd) has died. This is the […]

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Fun Afternoon Planned For Launch Of ‘Forest Connections’ Project

Fun Afternoon Planned For Launch Of ‘Forest Connections’ Project

August 12, 2019 at 4:44 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Minister of State for Food, Forestry and Horticulture, Andrew Doyle TD, will be officially launching the Kerry Forest Connections Project with a Forest Fun afternoon at Lyreacrompane Resource Centre, on Wednesday, August 21 from 3pm to 6pm. Run in conjunction with National Heritage Week’s Wild Child Day, there will […]

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Event In Town Park To Celebrate 50 Years Of Save The Green Committee

Event In Town Park To Celebrate 50 Years Of Save The Green Committee

August 12, 2019 at 3:37 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Tralee Save the Green Committee will be 50 years together this year and to mark the historic occasion, a very special commemorative event will take place in the Town Park on the Friday, September 6, at 6 pm. The location will be at the ‘Old Oak Tree’ near the […]

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