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Expose Beauty Lounge & Hair Studio owner Claire Murphy (third from left) with staff.

Two Tralee Businesses Win Categories At Irish Hair And Beauty Awards

September 20, 2019 at 9:25 am Comments are Disabled

TWO Tralee businesses took home awards at the fourth ​Irish Hair and Beauty Awards 2019. More than 400 of Ireland’s hair and beauty professionals gathered at The Rochestown Park Hotel in Cork, on Sunday September 15, for the glitzy night, put on to acknowledge the best of the country’s hair and […]

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Part of the crowd at the Horan's Health and Wellness Fest at the Manor West Hotel on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Get To The Rose Hotel For The Horan’s Healthstores Health And Wellness Fest

September 20, 2019 at 8:39 am Comments are Disabled

THE Horan’s Healthstores Health and Wellness Fest is back this weekend with over 50 health and lifestyle exhibitors and internationally renowned speakers. Taking place in The Rose Hotel on Saturday, September 21 and Sunday, September 22, Sandra Breen Regional Manager of Horan’s Healthstores explained why they are holding the event. […]

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Brian Crean and Steve Baker of Banna Sea Rescue with Derek Rusk of Manor West Retail Park at last year's event. Photo by Domnick Walsh

Discover More About Local Organisations At ‘Community On Your Doorstep’ This Saturday

September 20, 2019 at 8:39 am Comments are Disabled

MANOR West Shopping Centre and Retail Park will welcome a host of Kerry’s local community organisations for its ‘Community on Your Doorstep’ exhibition this weekend. Taking place on Saturday, September 21, the event will showcase a wide variety of organisations, clubs and services which are right on the doorstep of […]

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Local Implementation Team at UHK :   From L to R standing Fearghal Grimes General Manager, Ms Eimear Conroy Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mr John Rice Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mareeda de Róiste Business Lead, Kerry Mc Auliffe Director of Nursing, Ann Mc Namara Clerical Officer, Tom Bannon Office of CIO

Seated L to R: Sinead Healy Orthopaedic CNS, Dr Niamh Feely clinical Director, Suzanne Rowley INOR Manager

Patients To Benefit At UHK With Irish National Orthopaedic Register

September 17, 2019 at 11:20 am Comments are Disabled

THE National Office of Clinical Audit (NOCA) has announced that University Hospital Kerry is the eighth hospital in Ireland to roll out the Irish National Orthopaedic Register (INOR). INOR is a national electronic register of patients receiving joint replacement surgery in Ireland. Elective orthopaedic hip and knee replacement records will […]

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Denise O'Connor, Maggie Ann Fleming and Sandra Lynch at McElligott's Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: The Final Part Of Our Coverage Of The Glamour At Ladies Day (Part 4)

September 15, 2019 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of McElligott’s Honda  Ladies Day at Listowel Races is brought to you by Manor West Retail Park… SO it’s all over for another year and what a week was had at Listowel Races. It’ll be different next year as the Races move back two weeks, starting on Saturday, […]

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Cathy Troth, Majella Duignan and Eileen Kennedy  at McElligott's Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Ladies Looking Stylish At Listowel Races Ladies Day (Part 3)

September 15, 2019 at 10:18 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of McElligott’s Honda  Ladies Day at Listowel Races is brought to you by Manor West Retail Park… IT’S been some weekend on the sporting front with Listowel Races on Friday and the All-Ireland Final replay last night. But hands down the style was better in Listowel with thousands […]

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Claire Harte, Diane Jeffers, Nollaig McCarthy and Laura Horgan at McElligott's Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Glamour From Ladies Day In Listowel (Part 2)

September 14, 2019 at 7:52 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of McElligott’s Honda  Ladies Day at Listowel Races is brought to you by Manor West Retail Park… THEY came from all over the country and beyond to enjoy exciting racing and sensational style at Ladies Day in Listowel yesterday. Tens of thousands are estimated to have passed through […]

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Breda Horgan, Linda Blake and Katie Buckley at McElligott's Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Style In The Sunshine At Listowel Races Ladies Day (Part 1)

September 14, 2019 at 7:43 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of McElligott’s Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races is brought to you by Manor West Retail Park… WHAT a day! The weather gods were smiling on Friday as thousands descended on the Island in Listowel for what was a fantastic afternoon of racing, fun and stunning style. With […]

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Mary Kelliher (centre) receives her prize for winning Best Dressed Lady at Listowel Races. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Mary Supports Kerry Designers As She Wins Best Dressed Lady

September 13, 2019 at 6:29 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of McElligotts Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races is brought to you by Manor West Retail Park… A KILLORGLIN lady said a prayer to her late mother this morning that she would win Best Dressed Lady at Listowel Race and her prayers were answered this afternoon. Mary Kelleher […]

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Part of the crowd at the Horan's Health and Wellness Fest at the Manor West Hotel on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Horan’s Healthcare Health And Wellness Fest Returns

September 13, 2019 at 8:07 am Comments are Disabled

THE Horan’s Healthstores Health and Wellness Fest is returning this month with over 50 health and lifestyle exhibitors and internationally renowned speakers. Taking place in The Rose Hotel on Saturday, September 21 and Sunday, September 22, Sandra Breen Regional Manager of Horan’s Healthstores explained why they are holding the event. […]

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At the official photo - call on Friday to officially launch the New Collections Fashion Luncheon, in association with Kelliher's Toyota Tralee, which will be held the Aghadoe Heights Hotel, Killarney, Co. Kerry on Sunday 29th of September were (from left front row) Orla Diffily, Tim Kelliher, Kelliher's Toyota Tralee, Trish Covarr, Aghadoe Heights Hotel, Sharon O’Mahony, Radio Kerry and Kara McDonagh.(from left back row) Models Fiona Griffin and Sophie Thompson. 

Produced by Orla Diffily and the team at Upfront Model Management and Ray Stack productions in association with Radio Kerry, this stylish event is absolutely unmissable for everyone who loves fashion and want to see first what’s new for the Autumn / Winter season. In addition to showcasing new collections from top designers and boutiques, the afternoon will also focus on sustainable style and how each of us can make a difference. PLUS the organisers have some major surprises which will be revealed every Friday from now until showtime !

Mc’ed by Elaine Kinsella from Radio Kerry, the New Collections Fashion Luncheon will commence with a ‘live from the red carpet’ - as guests arrive - followed by a champagne reception in the newly opened Terrace Bar. Guests will enjoy a sumptuous 4 course luncheon with fine wines. Hair and Make up is by the multi award winning team at Sean Taaffe Group and there will also be a Best Dressed Lady and gift bags.

A limited number of early bird tickets are on sale now from Eventbrite for €80 plus booking fee. There after they will be €90 plus booking fee. Early booking is advised as due to size of the venue capacity at this event is limited. #aghadoefashion

Top Designers Lined Up For Fashion Event Later This Month

September 13, 2019 at 8:06 am Comments are Disabled

TOP fashion designers Umit Kutluk and Helen Cody are the special guests at a hotly anticipated fashion event, the New Collections Luncheon & Show in the Aghadoe Heights Hotel & Spa in Killarney on Sunday, September 29. They will be joined by both emerging and established Kerry designers and leading […]

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Tralee To Host Series Of Fun Events As Part Of European Mobility Week

Tralee To Host Series Of Fun Events As Part Of European Mobility Week

September 11, 2019 at 11:46 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Municipal District of Kerry County Council will host a series of free, fun events next week as part of European Mobility Week which runs from September 16-22. Kerry County Council is one of ten local authorities in Ireland to have registered to take part in the continent-wide initiative. Tralee […]

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Elaine Burrows Dillane

Elaine Succeeds In Swimming Across The English Channel

September 10, 2019 at 8:05 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE swimmer has become the first Kerry woman to swim the English channel. Elaine Burrows Dillane completed her incredible feat just after 8pm this evening, She set off from Kent in England this morning, accompanied by ‘The Optimist’ boat with her supporters, with the aim of reaching France. Just before […]

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Tralee Woman Over Halfway In Her Bid To Swim The English Channel

Tralee Woman Over Halfway In Her Bid To Swim The English Channel

September 10, 2019 at 3:18 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE woman is currently aiming to become the first Kerry woman to swim the English channel. Elaine Burrows Dillane set off in beautiful sunshine from Kent in England this mornin, accompanied by ‘The Optimist’ boat with her supporters, with the aim of reaching France. As of 3pm this afternoon, […]

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Drag Queens Return To Tralee For Show On Culture Night

Drag Queens Return To Tralee For Show On Culture Night

September 10, 2019 at 11:54 am Comments are Disabled

WELL the event in July at Maddens Creative Hub was a sell-out success, so it only makes sense to bring the Queens back for more. Leading drag act, Candy Warhol returns for second show on Culture Night, Friday, September 20, this time in the Ashe Hotel, which promises to be the […]

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Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Cllr Niall Kelleher, launched Kerry’s second Mental Health and Wellbeing Fest at Killarney House on Monday  Over 100 events are being arranged at locations across Kerry which focus on and promote the positive mental health and wellbeing of all citizens in the county. Featuring workshops, seminars, coffee mornings, film screenings and a wide range of activities, the Fest will coincide with the annual World Mental Health Day and runs from 5th to 19th October at numerous locations across the county. Also included at the launch were, Rayla Tadjimatova, left Mary Doherty, back row, from left, Pat O’Brien, Kerry Mental Health Association, Lorraine Bowler, Community Development Worker NEWKD, Donagh Hennebry, Resource Officer for Suicide Prevention, Cork-Kerry Community Healthcare with the HSE, Deirdre Hegarty, Health and Wellbeing Officer, Kerry County Council, Mairead O’Sullivan, Education & Training Officer with SKDP.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan/FREE PIC/ISSUED 09/09/2019

Over 100 Events Planned For Kerry’s Mental Health And Wellbeing Fest

September 9, 2019 at 2:02 pm Comments are Disabled

HUNDREDS of people participated in Kerry’s first ever Health and Wellbeing Week in 2018 and following its enormous success, an interagency committee which is supported by the HSE and Kerry County Council has organised an extended two-week long Mental Health and Wellbeing Fest this year. Over 100 events are being […]

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Chris Slavin hand cycling with Cian Horgan on the Listowel-Tarbert leg of her Project Possible challenge. Photo by Poshey Aherne

Chris Leaves Kerry On Handcycling Challenge Around Ireland

September 9, 2019 at 11:58 am Comments are Disabled

AN American para-athlete is travelling around Ireland on her hand cycle and began her epic journey from Killarney on Saturday. Chris Slavin is raising funds for The Ian O’Connell Trust and to raise awareness about spinal injuries. Her ‘Project Possible’ challenge is expected to take about three weeks and she […]

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What an achievement…Catch Doolan, completed the 200km non stop endurance race The Kerry Way Ultra Marathon, 40 hour, non stop Ultra Marathon, traversing the MacGillycuddy's Reeks, Iveragh Peninsula’s ancient trails, and coastal cliffs. It is Ireland’s longest distance trail Route. The not for project Race Director is Eileen Daly.Photos:Valerie O’Sullivan/FREE PIC/ISSUED 08/09/2019

PHOTO GALLERY: An Exhausting Endurance Race On The Kerry Way

September 8, 2019 at 12:24 pm Comments are Disabled

By Valerie O’Sullivan ANOTHER epic weekend of endurance and will power as over 200 Athletes competed in the Kerry Way Ultra competing in the 200km non stop endurance race, in a 40 hour daunting race, traversing the MacGillycuddy’s Reeks, Iveragh Peninsula’s ancient trails, and coastal cliffs. It is Ireland’s longest […]

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Roger Harty: Less Is More

Roger Harty: Less Is More

September 8, 2019 at 11:33 am Comments are Disabled

SORRY to state the obvious but there is no doubt that the world we live in is a world of excess. I think practically everyone would agree with that. The human mind and our conditioning would lead us to believe that more of anything is beneficial to us but the […]

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Gemma O'Connell, Olivia O'Shea, Anne O'Shea, Male Claire Healy and Deirdre O'Shea at the annual Tony O'Donoghue Memorial Walk on Saturday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Walk In The Sun To Remember Tony

September 8, 2019 at 11:14 am Comments are Disabled

BEAUTIFUL sunshine created ideal conditions for the annual Tony O’Donoghue walk from the Blennerville Windmill Car Park on Saturday evening. The dry weather meant an even bigger crowd turned out than last year for the event which has raised in excess of €45,000 for Kerry Hospice in the past five years. […]

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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

A Healthy Way To Spend Saturday Evening For A Great Cause

September 5, 2019 at 3:41 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S expected the weather will be fine for the annual Tony O’Donoghue walk which will take place this 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 […]

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Dr Ciara Kelly launching the Irish Heart Foundation's 'Escape Your Chair' campaign.

Kerry People Encouraged To ‘Escape Your Chair’ For September

September 5, 2019 at 9:58 am Comments are Disabled

THE Irish Heart Foundation has called on the people of Kerry to escape their chair this September to improve your heart health. The Foundation’s month-long heart health campaign entitled, ‘Escape Your Chair’ was launched this week and aims to raise awareness of prolonged sitting as a risk factor for heart disease […]

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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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Clara Culloty, Sophie Kerins and Shannon Enright at the Austin Stacks 'Strictly Come Dancing' in The Dome on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: The Style From Austin Stacks ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ (Part 2)

September 1, 2019 at 7:22 am Comments are Disabled

EARLIER today we brought you the news that Nela Budayova and Sean McElligott  were crowned Austin Stacks ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ 2019 champions (click here for previous story). The event was well-supported again in the Dome as over 1,000 people enjoyed a entertaining evening where the public vote went to Katelyn Griffin […]

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The opening dance at the Austin Stacks 'Strictly Come Dancing' in The Dome on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Dancing The Night Away In The Dome At Austin Stacks ‘Strictly’ (Part 1)

September 1, 2019 at 7:15 am Comments are Disabled

YOU could be forgiven for thinking that the crowds wouldn’t turn up in in the Dome on the eve of an All-Ireland final. But they showed up in their hundreds yet again for a fantastic night of entertainment at the Austin Stacks GAA ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ event. It was another […]

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Catriona O'Dowd, Sarah Benner, Elaine Brick and Kate Browne who attended the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show at The Dome last night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Glamour From Ladies At The Rose Of Tralee Fashion Show (Part 2)

August 26, 2019 at 5:20 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… AS we brought you earlier (click here if you missed it), the ladies attending the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show in the Dome last night were looking very stylish indeed. Well here’s the second part […]

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Paula Silles, Sinead Joy, Maria Maher, Bridie Quinlan, Majella Duignan and Cathy Troth who attended the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show at The Dome last night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Stylish Ladies At The Rose Of Tralee Fashion Show (Part 1)

August 26, 2019 at 3:02 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show is brought to you by AIB Tralee… FORGET about the fashions on the catwalk, because there was incredible style among the hundreds of ladies enjoying the annual Rose of Tralee Fashion Show at the Dome last night. Ladies started arriving at […]

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Anthony Murphy and son Sean Anthony at the finish of the Rose of Tralee 10k on Denny Street on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Over 500 Runners Take Part In Rose Of Tralee 10k

August 26, 2019 at 12:55 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee 10k Race is brought to you by AIB Tralee… THE Tralee Harriers Rose of Tralee 10km took place on Sunday with 514 runners taking to the road. This festival favourite was hosted by the club as a fundraiser for the development of their […]

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Katie Murphy, Rebecca Murphy and Rebecca Harris at the Rose Ball at the Dome on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: And Finally…The Last Of Our Rose Ball Coverage (Part 4)

August 25, 2019 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose Ball is brought to you by AIB Tralee… IT was a memorable night (mind you some mightn’t remember that much of it!) at the Dome on Friday night for the annual Rose Ball. We were there to capture all the glamour of the occasion as […]

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Mikey and Suzanne Sheehy, Mary Ross and Pa Daly at the Rose Ball at the Dome on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Stylish Ladies And Dapper Gents At The Rose Ball (Part 3)

August 25, 2019 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose Ball is brought to you by AIB Tralee… SO we’ve brought you many photos from the Rose Ball but we’re not finished yet. And with well over a thousand people there, there’s was a lot of pictures to take! Here’s some more stylish folk before […]

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