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Vivienne O'Shea, Ger O'Brien, Claire and Oliver Molloy, Kelly-Ann Roantree and John O'Connor 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 15, 2018 at 2:43 pm Comments are Disabled

THEY came from all over the country for McElligott’s Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday and they were not disappointed with great style and a whole lot of fun on the Island. Earlier (click here and here if you missed it) we brought you the winners and glamour […]

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Sheila O'Connell, Sharon Quilter, Joanne O'Flaherty and Maria Sheehy at McElligott's Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Sun Shines For Stylish Ladies At Listowel Races (Part 1)

September 15, 2018 at 10:21 am Comments are Disabled

AFTER a mixed week of weather at Listowel Races there was a fine day for McElligott’s Honda Ladies Day on Friday…mostly! For a brief period during the announcing of the prizes on a specially constructed stage, the heavens opened and people sought cover, but that was as bad as it […]

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at McElligott's Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Siobhan’s A Winner Alright In The Ladies Day Style Stakes

September 14, 2018 at 7:48 pm Comments are Disabled

SIOBHAN Coakley, from Killarney, was announced as the McElligotts Honda Best Dressed Lady at the Listowel Harvest Races on Friday. Judged by actress and presenter, Aoibhin Garrihy and fashion MC and stylist, Marietta Doran, Siobhan won a Honda Civic for a year and a cheque for €3,000. Resplendent in a […]

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Teachers Karen Tobin and Helen Kelliher with students launching the CBS The Green 5k/3k Fun Run which takes place on September 30. Photo by Dermot Crean

Hundreds Expected To Take Part In CBS The Green 5k/3k Fun Run

September 14, 2018 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

PREPARATIONS are well underway for the annual CBS The Green 5k and 3k Fun Runs which take place at the end of the month. The school will host the event for the fourth time and organisers Helen Kelliher and Karen Tobin, both teachers at the school, are looking forward to […]

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Kelly Holmes with occupational therapists Bridget Scannell and Siobhan O'Grady trying on her Olympic medals at the Palliative Care Unit on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Double Olympic Gold Medal Winner Visits Palliative Care Unit

September 14, 2018 at 9:30 am Comments are Disabled

THE palliative care unit at UHK received a special visitor on Thursday as a double Olympic gold medal winner and athletics legend arrived with her medals. Dame Kelly Holmes was invited to the unit by her friend Andrea O’Donoghue from Blennerville, who has organised numerous fundraisers for Kerry Hospice and […]

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FRONT : Actress, presenter and media personality Aoibhín Garrihy will judge the McElligotts Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday 14th of September. She will be assisted by stylist Marietta Doran. 

Photographed with (from left) John Galvin, Chairman of Listowel Race Company, Patrick McElligott, MD, McElligotts Tralee and David Moran, Brand Ambassador, McElligotss Tralee. 

There is a cash prize money fund of over €6,000 and the overall winner will receive a cheque for €3,000 and a Honda Civic for a year. Pix : MacMonagle

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It’s Ladies Day And The Weather Is Looking Good This Afternoon

September 14, 2018 at 9:20 am Comments are Disabled

TODAY is the day when it appears the entire female population of north Kerry invades the Island in Listowel for style, fun and maybe even a drink or two. The good news is the weather is supposed to clear up in the afternoon, so the judges will be able to […]

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Movie Screening At Omniplex To Raise Funds For Cancer Charities

Movie Screening At Omniplex To Raise Funds For Cancer Charities

September 13, 2018 at 3:48 pm Comments are Disabled

A NEW Irish movie will be screened at Tralee Omniplex next month to support Recovery Haven and Kerry Cancer Support. ‘For Molly’ tells the story of a young Irish couple ‘Evan and Laura’, engaged to be married and preparing for the arrival of their first child ‘Molly’ when a shock […]

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Pictured - Derek Rusk, Manager of Manor West Retail Park with Aisling Enright from Tralee and Seoidin Long from Tralee at last year’s Wellness on your Doorstep event.

‘Wellness On Your Doorstep’ Returns To Manor West Shopping Centre

September 12, 2018 at 7:12 pm Comments are Disabled

MANOR West Shopping Centre and Retail Park will host its annual ‘Wellness on Your Doorstep’ exhibition on Saturday, September 22nd from 12pm to 5pm. The event will provide information to the local community and visitors to Manor West about organisations, clubs and services which are right on their doorstep in […]

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Listowel Races launch 2018 with Aoibhinn Garrihy and Marietta Dolan.
Photo: Don MacMonagle

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SPONSORED: What A Week Of Fun, Fashion And Great Racing At Listowel Races!

September 11, 2018 at 11:40 am Comments are Disabled

THE race is on  to Munster’s biggest and best racing festival – the 7 day Listowel Harvest Racing Festival, from Sunday, September 9th until Saturday, September 15. This year Listowel Race Company is celebrating 160 years of racing at the scenic course, making it one of the longest established race […]

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Taking off in the Ardfert Harvest Cycle on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Families Look Forward To The Ardfert Kids Cycle This Weekend

September 11, 2018 at 9:44 am Comments are Disabled

WITH children well back into the swing of things in school, the Ardfert kids cycle couldn’t be better timed to encourage them to get out and be active at the weekends. The cycle is taking place on this Sunday, September 16 at 12pm and children have the option of a […]

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Ciara Rogers, Holly O'Brien, Gemma O'Connell and Carol Hickson at the Tony O'Donoghue Memorial Walk on Saturday from Blennerville Windmill. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Community Braves The Rain For Tony O’Donoghue Memorial Walk

September 9, 2018 at 2:20 pm Comments are Disabled

THE weather didn’t play ball for the walkers in Blennerville  taking part in the annual Tony O’Donoghue Memorial Walk on Saturday evening, but their efforts raised €1,900 for a great cause. Around 100 walkers set off from the Windmill but were soaked thanks to ‘horizontal’ rain showers while they made their […]

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Rainbow Warrior David Toomey from Listowel, on Drung Hill, Mountain Stage, competing in the 200km non stop endurance race -The Kerry Way Ultra Marathon, a daunting 40 hour, 200km, non stop Ultra Marathon,  which traverses  the MacGillycuddy's Reeks and Iveragh Peninsula, stretching along The Wild Atlantic Way, along ancient trails and old roads and coastal cliffs. It is Ireland’s longest distance trail.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan/FREE PIC**

PHOTOS: Brave Souls Take Part In 200k Kerry Way Ultra Marathon

September 9, 2018 at 12:23 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS year’s annual 200KM  non stop endurance race, The Kerry Way Ultra Marathon, saw over 70 athletes depart  Killarney,from 14 Countries, enduring heavy downpours during nightfall, and glorious evening rainbows along the daunting 40 hour, non stop Ultra Marathon. The Race traverses the MacGillycuddy’s Reeks and Iveragh Peninsula, stretching along […]

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Roger Harty: A Farmer Back In Ballyferriter…

Roger Harty: A Farmer Back In Ballyferriter…

September 9, 2018 at 12:20 pm 3 comments

THE essence of the article I am writing here is to demonstrate how life has changed immensely in this world (especially in the world of communication) over a relatively short period of time. Let’s give the farmer a name – say Padraig and his wife Peig. They have three young […]

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Roger Harty: Smart Phone Vs Human Body

Roger Harty: Smart Phone Vs Human Body

September 2, 2018 at 12:03 pm 2 comments

I CAME across a saying recently which I thought was very apt – it goes as follows. ‘Long ago there were smart people and dull phones, now we have smart phones and dull people.’ There is a certain truth in that saying that I believe is a little bit close […]

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Tralee Woman Says Carers Should Visit Mobile Information Service On Dementia

Tralee Woman Says Carers Should Visit Mobile Information Service On Dementia

August 30, 2018 at 5:48 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE woman, who cares for her mother who was diagnosed with dementia in 2014, says an information service coming to town next week is a great point of contact for carers of alzheimer’s and dementia patients in Tralee and surrounding areas. The Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland’s Mobile Information service, […]

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Clíona Hussey, Lauren Fitzell, Maria and Mary Fusco at the Austin Stacks 'Strictly Come Dancing' in the Dome on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: All The Style From ‘Strictly’ In The Dome (Part 2)

August 26, 2018 at 2:12 pm Comments are Disabled

AS we told you earlier (click here if you missed it), it was a super night in the Festival Dome with around a thousand people watching the Austin Stacks’ ‘Strictly Come Dancing’. Amy Roche and Daniel Tuohy celebrated when they were announced as the Judges Winners, while the public voted […]

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Roger Harty: Not Having Information Is Power

Roger Harty: Not Having Information Is Power

August 26, 2018 at 1:25 pm 1 comment

THERE is one thing that we are absolutely guaranteed in this world and that is change. The world is constantly changing. Now people who read my articles will know that I have a great love for the wisdom of old sayings but I am now going to challenge the wisdom […]

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Rose of Tralee 2018, Kirsten Mate Maher, with members of the Kerry Hospice Foundation launching this year's annual coffee morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Rose Kirsten Helps Kerry Hospice Launch Coffee Morning

August 24, 2018 at 11:47 am Comments are Disabled

THE new Rose of Tralee, Kirsten Mate Maher, popped down to Kirby’s Brogue Inn to help launch the annual coffee morning in aid of Kerry Hospice. She was joined by members of the Kerry Hospice Foundation who are encouraging bars, hotels, businesses and groups to hold a coffee morning on […]

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Celebrating Killarney’s distinguished racing history ahead of the August Festival Race Meeting at Killarney Race Course.The first racing in the town was recorded in 1822, while the present, most scenic race course in Ireland, set against the backdrop of Killarney National Park was opened in 1936. The August Festival Race Meeting gets under way from Tuesday 22nd to Saturday 25th, the final day with the much anticipated Ladies Day. In Reidy’s on Main Street, were staff from Killarney Race Course dressed in vintage were,  Megan Daly, Peg O’Connor and Philip O’Brien with Fia from Killarney Riding Stables.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan/FREE PIC***

GAA Stars And Fashionistas For Four Days Of Racing In Killarney

August 22, 2018 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

FASHION stylists and footballers, Roses and broadcasters will descend on Killarney Racecourse this week for a four-day festival of high quality racing and entertainment. The occasion celebrates Killarney’s distinguished racing history which dates back to 1822, while the present, most scenic race course in Ireland, set against the backdrop of […]

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Judy Griffin, Aideen Griffin,  Lauren Griffin and Susan Griffin in the Dome for the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Glamour From The Fashion Show In The Dome (Part 2)

August 21, 2018 at 11:04 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show is brought to you by AIB Tralee THE glamour of it all. As you told you yesterday (click here if you missed it), the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show was another roaring success on Sunday night. Hundreds of fashionable ladies watched […]

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Bernie O'Flaherty, Fiona Leahy and Elaine Harris in The Rose Hotel prior to going into the Dome for the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Awesome Night Of Style At Rose Of Tralee Fashion Show (Part 1)

August 20, 2018 at 5:31 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee Fashion Show is brought to you by AIB Tralee A FANTASTIC night of fashion came to the Dome once again with the annual Rose of Tralee Fashion Show on Sunday. Ireland’s super model, Alannah Beirne was the special guest on the catwalk while […]

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Martina Lawless and Caroline Lynch at the finish of the Rose of Tralee 10k race on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds Enjoy The Rose Of Tralee 10k Race

August 20, 2018 at 1:19 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee 10k race is brought to you by AIB Tralee THE rain of the previous night had cleared away, so runners enjoyed dry weather for the annual Rose of Tralee 10k Race on Sunday morning. Over 400 participants took off from the Tralee Bay […]

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John Tuite, Alanna Maharaj, Judy Dillane, Claire Murphy, Geraldine Lennon and Benny Murphy at the Rose Ball on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: The Final Part Of Our Rose Ball Coverage (Part 4)

August 19, 2018 at 2:20 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose Ball is brought to you by AIB Tralee AND finally! The social highlight of the year is deserving of many, many photographs and that’s just what we’ve brought you. You’ve seen many images from us over yesterday and today (click here, here and here if you […]

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Marian Murphy Cooney, Niamh Kelly and Jean Maguire at the Rose Ball on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Style From The Social Event Of The Year (Part 3)

August 19, 2018 at 11:19 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose Ball is brought to you by AIB Tralee SO you’ve seen some of the style from Friday night’s Rose Ball in our previous posts (click here and here if you missed them) and here’s part 3 of our photos. It was the social highlight of […]

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Rachel Durran, Shane Durran and Christine Gallagher at the Rose Ball on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Amazing Style From The Rose Ball (Part 2)

August 18, 2018 at 2:30 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose Ball is brought to you by AIB Tralee THE Rose Ball provided the usual mix of style, entertainment and fun at the Festival Dome on Friday night. As we told you earlier (click here if you missed it), there was well over a thousand guests […]

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Myra and Damian Greer, Aidan and Denise O'Mahony at the Rose Ball on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Fabulous Glamour At The Rose Ball (Part 1)

August 18, 2018 at 1:26 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose Ball is brought to you by AIB Tralee THE most glamorous night of the year in Kerry didn’t disappoint last night as well over a thousand people converged on the Dome for the Rose Ball. A champagne reception greeted the guests as they entered the […]

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Roger Harty: Delivering Results

Roger Harty: Delivering Results

August 12, 2018 at 10:33 am Comments are Disabled

IF we are looking for improved results in any aspect of our lives there is one common denominator – it has to involve one thing — Change. The reason for this is as follows. A quote from Albert Einstein; “If you always do as you always did you will always get what […]

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Jason Kelly, Sohaib Syed, Darren Truslove, Fergus Dennehy and Ethan Cronin, at the Rose 10k on Sunday Morning. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

ROSE COUNTDOWN: Still Time To Enter The Rose Of Tralee 10k Race

August 11, 2018 at 11:28 am Comments are Disabled

THERE’S just over a week to go until the Rose of Tralee 10km, so there’s still time to enter the great event. Organised by the Tralee Harriers club, the race takes place on Sunday, August 19, starting at 11am at the Tralee Bay Wetlands Centre and follows the River Lee […]

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Ciarán Killeen, Ellie Stuart, Eimear Brosnan and Eoin Buckley at the Presentation Tralee Students' Debs Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

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

August 8, 2018 at 3:00 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS time next week they’ll be finding out the results of their Leaving Cert, but last night it was time to have fun for the Presentation students at their Debs Ball. As we told you earlier (click here if you missed it), around 180 people gathered at the Ballyroe Heights […]

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Ava Kelliher, Leona O'Shea, Sharon O'Connor, Aoife Doyle and Kate O'Connor at the Presentation Tralee Students' Debs Ball at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Style From The Presentation Students’ Debs Ball (Part 1)

August 8, 2018 at 10:06 am Comments are Disabled

THE ladies who sat their Leaving Cert at Presentation Tralee in June met up again on Tuesday night, but it was an altogether more relaxed and enjoyable experience this time. Around 180 amazingly-dressed young people were in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel for the Presentation Students’ Debs Ball. They enjoyed a […]

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