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Experts To Speak At Free Women’s Healthcare Event In Manor West Hotel

Experts To Speak At Free Women’s Healthcare Event In Manor West Hotel

January 19, 2018 at 10:26 am 0 comments

THE Manor West Hotel will be the venue for a special free event next month on Women’s Health And Well-Being organised by Sam McCauley’s Chemists. The event on Thursday, February 8 at 7.15pm, applies to women of all ages and speakers include  Dr Mary McCaffrey (Consultant Obstetrician/Gynaecologist), Dr Louis Keary […]

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A Fabulous Start To February At CH With Mrs Make-Up’s Masterclass

A Fabulous Start To February At CH With Mrs Make-Up’s Masterclass

January 18, 2018 at 10:45 am 0 comments

THE January blues have set in and the miserable weather isn’t helping things as the Christmas party season seems a distant memory. However, ladies have something to look forward to at the start of February with the first make-up masterclass of 2018 at CH Chemists in The Mall. Mrs Make-Up […]

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Liam Boyle (centre) with sons Aidan, Kenneth, Colm, Mikey, Padraig and Liam at the Ballyduff GAA Club Victory Social at The Rose Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Ballyduff GAA Celebrates In Style At Victory Social In The Rose Hotel

January 14, 2018 at 9:57 am 0 comments

  IT’S been a very good year for Ballyduff GAA. The men from north Kerry claimed their 25th Kerry SHC title in October when they beat Lixnaw at the second time of asking, thus moving ahead of great rivals Kilmoyley in the county’s pecking order. It’s a cause for celebration […]

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Don O’Neill’s Designs Worn On Golden Globes Red Carpet

Don O’Neill’s Designs Worn On Golden Globes Red Carpet

January 9, 2018 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

THE movie awards season has arrived and that means a focus on the Red Carpet for fashion fans. As usual there’s a Kerry interest thanks to Ballyheigue native, Don O’Neill, who saw his THEIA designs worn by celebrities at the Golden Globes on Sunday night. THEIA gowns were worn by […]

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Marian Teahan, Bláthín Griffin, Denise McKenzie and Kinga Grunau at the CH Chemists Christmasn Party in The Imperial Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Belated Christmas Party For CH Chemists Staff

January 8, 2018 at 10:08 am Comments are Disabled

WHILE most other businesses and organisations were out partying in December, the staff at CH Chemists were flat out taking care of customers for Christmas. Saturday night then was a chance to reward the staff with a fun Christmas party in The Imperial Hotel. There was cocktails, food, fun and, […]

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Front from left; Deirdre O'Connor, Karena Slattery, Aisling Sheehan and Teresa Horgan. Back from left; Olivia O'Shea, Catriona Ni Dhomhnall, Gemma O'Connell, Ciara Curtin and Ciara Rogers celebrating Women's Christmas in Benner's Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Women’s Christmas Celebrated All Over Town

January 7, 2018 at 11:16 am Comments are Disabled

THE final fling of the festive season took place last night as ladies hit the town for Women’s Christmas. Traditionally signalling the end of Christmas, the hotels and restaurants were packed out all over town as families and groups of friends enjoyed a night out. We travelled around to Kirby’s […]

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Sarah Benner, Barbara Higgins, Jacqueline Higgins and Laura Burke at Rebecca Shortt's 'Beautiful Favourites' Skincare and Make-Up Demo in Benner's Hotel on Saturday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Rebecca Shares Her ‘Beautiful Favourites’ In Benner’s

January 7, 2018 at 11:15 am Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL make-up artist held a skincare and make-up event at Benner’s Hotel on Saturday evening. There was a great turnout for Rebecca Shortt’s ‘Beautiful Favourites’ event — sponsored by Blank Canvas Cosmetics — where guests enjoyed prosecco and canapés on arrival followed by make-up and skincare demos and the […]

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Shay Walsh, Hannah Lenihan, Lauren Griffin, Tom Houston, Niamh O'Sullivan and Shane McElligott at the Mercy Mounthawk Students' Debs Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Glamour From The Mercy Mounthawk Students’ Debs Ball (Part 2)

January 6, 2018 at 9:32 am Comments are Disabled

YESTERDAY we brought coverage of the Mercy Mounthawk Students Debs Ball at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel (click here for previous photos). The style and glamour was only stunning at the event which drew around 300 teenagers. Here’s the second part of our photos taken at the start of the night…

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Katelyn Cashman, Seniz Kuccuk, Fiona O'Shea and Kasia Bella at the Mercy Mounthawk Students' Debs Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds Enjoy Mercy Mounthawk Students’ Debs Ball (Part 1)

January 5, 2018 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

DEBS season in Tralee drew to a close last night when over 300 students partied at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel. After CBS The Green and Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí held their debs over the past week, this time it was the turn of Mercy Mounthawk students to organise their ball. They certainly […]

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Femma Lynch, Mia Duggan and Tirna Brosnan at the Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students' Debs Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Tuesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Students From Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Enjoy Debs Ball

January 3, 2018 at 11:49 am Comments are Disabled

THE wind howled and rain lashed the windows as Storm Eleanor came to town, but the students from Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí stayed dry and happy in Ballyroe Heights Hotel last night. Over 120 teenagers sat down for a meal followed by some great entertainment at the Debs Ball organised by the […]

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Finbarr and Mairead Canty and Kate and David Leen at The Rose Hotel's New Year's Eve Black-Tie Ball. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Style At The Rose Hotel’s New Year’s Eve Ball

January 1, 2018 at 11:47 am Comments are Disabled

WHILE the fireworks were kicking off in the town centre, over 65 people were arriving in The Rose Hotel for a swish night out to welcome 2018. While many hotels used to host New Year’s Eve balls in the past, The Rose Hotel was the only place to hold a […]

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Graham Moriarty Flynn, Isabella Flamini, Andrea O'Callaghan and Daniel Sveda at the CBS The Green students Debs Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Glamour At The CBS Students’ Debs Ball At Ballyroe

December 30, 2017 at 11:25 am Comments are Disabled

STUDENTS from CBS The Green held their Debs Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night and it was a glamorous affair. Around 130 teenagers sat down for a meal followed by a band and DJ and they were joined by some 100 more partygoers for the ‘afters’. We called […]

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Kristen McKenzie Vass, Erika Fox, Maureen McCarthy and Niamh Comerford at the opening of the new Brush N Blush Salon at Market Gate House on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Top Fashion Blogger Opens New Brush N Blush Salon

December 28, 2017 at 12:56 pm Comments are Disabled

TOP fashion and lifestyle blogger, Erika Fox, was in town on Wednesday to open Brush N Blush’s new salon which has created three new jobs. There was a big crowd of well-wishers at the event who enjoyed champagne and canapés to launch the second Blush N Brush from mother and […]

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Marie Baker, Laura Baker, Therese Diggins, Imelda McGarry and Edel O'Donoghue of Ballybeg Hair Salon enjoying their Christmas party at Benners Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Saturday Night Is Christmas Party Time Around Tralee

December 17, 2017 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

FROM hair salons to department stores, schoolteachers to sailing clubs, there was a lot of people enjoying themselves out on Saturday night. While there’s another weekend before Christmas, the lion’s share of parties have now taken place and some fun was had around town. We captured some of the atmosphere […]

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Louise Duffy To DJ In CH Chemists On Friday

Louise Duffy To DJ In CH Chemists On Friday

December 17, 2017 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

THAT’S one way to kick off the weekend. CH Chemists is renowned for its instore events and this Friday is no exception when they welcome Today FM’s Louise Duffy to the store. Louise, who is married to former Kerry GAA star and successful fashion designer Paul Galvin, will be DJing […]

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Anne O'Connor, Paula McElligott and Marian O'Toole at the Kerry ETB staff Christmas party in The Ashe Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Christmas Party Time Around Tralee

December 16, 2017 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

THE restaurants, hotels and bars were hopping last night as Christmas parties were held all over town. Even though there’s another nine days to Christmas, most of the parties will be held by the end of this weekend so there’s a great atmosphere around town. We visited Kirby’s Brogue Inn, […]

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Margaret Healy, Claire Walsh, Hayley Evans, Tracy O'Shea and Anne Walsh at the Christmas Party Night at The Rose Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Christmas Party Night At The Rose Hotel

December 11, 2017 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

THE Rose Hotel was rocking on Saturday night as they hosted a special Christmas party night. Tesco in Manor West, Keane’s Supervalu Killorglin, Lee Strand and many more businesses and groups gathered for a mulled wine/champagne reception followed by a delicious meal and music til the wee hours. We were […]

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Ladies from House Of Glamour in Tralee enjoying their Christmas party at Benner's Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Town Is Packed With Christmas Party People

December 10, 2017 at 11:30 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE was rocking last night with people enjoying Christmas parties in pubs, hotels and restaurants all over the town. We were out and about in Kirby’s Brogue Inn, No.4 On The Square, The Ashe Hotel and Benner’s Hotel where people were enjoying themselves in some style. Scroll down for photos…

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Ann Jensen, Suzanne Quill, Jacinta Lucey and Mary Landy at the Aspen Grove Christmas Party in The Rose Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Aspen Grove Staff Enjoy Christmas Party In The Rose Hotel

December 10, 2017 at 11:29 am Comments are Disabled

THE salubrious surroundings of The Rose Hotel provided the setting for Aspen Grove staff to have some fun at their Christmas party. Around 100 employees, including founder Sean Ryan and colleagues from the US, enjoyed ‘Festive Bowls’ of delicious bites while Phil N The Blanks provided the soundtrack to a […]

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Keira O'Regan, Gemma Moore, Patricia Healy and Mary Nolan at the Manhattan-Themed Christmas Party in Ballygarry House Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Manhattan Style At Christmas Party Night In Ballygarry

December 9, 2017 at 9:56 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was glamour galore befitting the occasion at the Ballygarry House Hotel on Friday night for their Christmas party night. The theme this year was Manhattan glamour, which is apt as the hotel opened in 1958 as The Manhattan Hotel and so celebrates its 60th anniversary next year. Around 270 […]

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Front; Katie Kerins, Samantha Houlihan and Bozena Nosidlk. Back from left; Claire Healy O'Halloran, Carol Curran, Niamh O'Sullivan, Ann O'Dowd, Mary Smullen and Lucy O'Shea at the Naíonra Aine Preschool Christmas party in Kirby's Brogue Inn on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Christmas Party Season In Full Swing Around Tralee

December 9, 2017 at 9:56 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S party time in Tralee and the hotels, bars and restaurants are packed with people enjoying their annual Christmas bashes. We visited Kirby’s Brogue Inn, The Ashe Hotel, Croí Restaurant and Ballygarry House Hotel on Thursday and Friday to capture some of the festive atmosphere. We met staff from Presentation […]

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Heather’s Guide To Must Have Jewellery Gifts This Christmas

Heather’s Guide To Must Have Jewellery Gifts This Christmas

December 6, 2017 at 4:33 pm Comments are Disabled

There are now less than three weeks for Santa to get his act together and get the Christmas Shopping done.  So, what are the must-have gifts for 2017 in the jewellery range? Heather from John Ross Jewellers is on hand with some suggestions… Must-have #1 REBECCA LUMIÈRE  REBECCA has launched […]

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Maureen and Frances McCarthy of Brush N Blush with their latest award.

Brush N Blush Wins At Irish Beauty Industry Awards

December 6, 2017 at 12:17 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Hair and Beauty Salon, Brush’n’Blush,  captured another award at the recent Beauty Industry Awards 2017 held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dublin on Sunday. The family run business was given the prize of ‘First Class Hair Salon’ and follows on from last year’s success at the event. The business, […]

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Maria Rahilly, Aisling Thornton, Jane Sweeney,  Miriam Dowling, Chloe Davis and Gerri O'Brien at the St Brendan's Hurling Club Strictly Come Dancing at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Style From St Brendan’s ‘Strictly’ Night In Ballyroe (Part 2)

December 3, 2017 at 1:02 pm 1 comment

AS we reported earlier (click here), Ballyroe Heights Hotel was the place to be for a great night of entertainment at the second St Brendan’s Hurling Club ‘Strictly Come Dancing’. The 11 couples had great support from the big crowd of over 400 present and Orlaith Hussey and Bobby O’Regan […]

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Aileen O'Brien, Julianne Walsh, Ciara O'Mahony and Carole-Ann O'Meara at the Rehabcare Blennerville Christmas Party at The Ashe Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Christmas Party Fun Around Tralee

December 3, 2017 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

THE first weekend in December signals the real start to the party season and the town’s hotels, bars and restaurants were packed with revellers. We were out to capture a few party people around town. Scroll down for photos…

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Wardrobe's Sandra Rusk (second from right) with models Tish O'Flaherty, Pauline Gleasure and Catriona Mehigan at the Fashion and Beauty night in CH Chemists on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Helen And Sandra Give Ladies Tips For Party Season

December 3, 2017 at 10:18 am Comments are Disabled

CHRISTMAS party season is here and no better a duo than Sandra Rusk of Weardrobe and Helen Parker of Lancome at CH Chemist to help you prepare for it. The ladies held a special Fashion and Beauty Show at CH on Friday night. Sandra divulged her style tips while Helen Parker […]

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Contestants in the opening dance in the St Brendan's Hurling Club Strictly Come Dancing at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Another Fantastic Night For St Brendan’s ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ (Part 1)

December 3, 2017 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

A MEMORABLE night of dancing and fun was had at the second annual St Brendan’s Hurling Club’s ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Saturday. Over 400 people attended the event with the crowds arriving from early evening, waiting to get a good seat to view the entertainment. […]

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Rita Ryan, Elma O'Brien, Fiona O'Connor, Bernadette Daly and Catherine O'Connor at the Born To Run Christmas Party and awards night in The Ashe Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Born To Run Club Enjoys Christmas Party And Awards

December 2, 2017 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

YOU probably recognise them around town in their running gear, but on Friday night, members of Born To Run Tralee Marathon Club swapped their Lycra for their glad rags for their Christmas bash at The Ashe Hotel. The event marked the end of another successful year for the club, which […]

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Orla Young, Reidín Horan, Tanya Joy, Amy Phelan and Sam Dorgan at the Bon Secours Christmas Party at The Rose Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Amazing Style At The Bon Secours Christmas Party

December 2, 2017 at 10:46 am Comments are Disabled

THE Christmas party season is underway in earnest now and a big one took place in The Rose Hotel on Friday night. The Bon Secours Hospital staff gathered for their annual bash and as per usual, the ladies looked very stylish on their well-deserved night out. Over 120 people enjoyed […]

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Dr Caitlin: The Benefits Of Going For A Walk

Dr Caitlin: The Benefits Of Going For A Walk

December 2, 2017 at 9:42 am Comments are Disabled

Dr Caitlin O’Connor of Tralee Medical Centre in St Brendan’s Park on the benefits of walking… Many of us find this time of year difficult to deal with! Overeating, overdrinking, overspending, overthinking, overtaking…to mention but a few hazards. My advice – GO FOR A WALK: 1. Walk to Manage Your […]

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