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at McElligotts Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More Style From Listowel Races Ladies Day (Part 2)

September 25, 2021 at 9:55 am 0 comments

IT was great to see crowds back at Listowel Racecoure on Friday for Ladies Day. Back, after an absence of two years, it saw women from all over the country and beyond don some amazing fashions to impress the judges. Maritess McCarthy from Cork was deemed the best dressed lady […]

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Finnegan On Films: Some Oscar-Winning Classics To Be Enjoyed

Finnegan On Films: Some Oscar-Winning Classics To Be Enjoyed

September 25, 2021 at 9:54 am 0 comments

Our movie guy, James Finnegan, on a diverse range of movies on the box this week… Perhaps it is just my infantile sense of humour, but Rowan Atkinson just cracks me up, whether it is Mr. Bean, his stand up routines or as the bumbling secret agent Johnny English. The […]

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at McElligotts Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: All The Fashion From Listowel Races Ladies Day (Part 1)

September 25, 2021 at 9:53 am 0 comments

SO, things are finally getting back to normal….and fashion helps! Friday at Listowel Races saw the first real McElligotts Honda Ladies Day take place in two years, with Maritess McCarthy from Cork, resplendent in a fitted statement red dress with matching red coat and sapphire blue headpiece, catching the eye […]

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Maritess McCarthy (centre) who won Best Dressed Lady, Deirdre Kissane (left) who won Most Contemporary New Season Look and Niamh Lordan who won Best Headpiece, at McElligott's Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Winners Alright At McElligott’s Honda Ladies Day In Listowel

September 24, 2021 at 7:04 pm 0 comments

A NURSE from Cork was the big winner at at McElligott’s Honda Ladies Day at Listowel Races on Friday. Maritess McCarthy glamorous red dress was a big hit with judge Celia Holman Lee, who had a very difficult job such was the style on shoes. Maritess, who is originally from […]

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Students giving a drumming demonstration for Minister Norma Foley with Principal Grace Sheehan and Deputy Principal Louise McCarthy, at St Ita's and St Joseph's School on Friday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Minister Foley Announces Multi-Million Euro New Extension For Tralee School

September 24, 2021 at 12:38 pm 0 comments

The Minister for Education Norma Foley T.D. has officially announced that a multi-million euro extension has been approved for St Ita’s and St Joseph’s special school in Tralee. The extension provides for four new special educational needs classrooms for the school as well as a social skills room. The school […]

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Kerry Businesswomen Encouraged To Register For National Women’s Enterprise Day

Kerry Businesswomen Encouraged To Register For National Women’s Enterprise Day

September 24, 2021 at 11:32 am 0 comments

FEMALE entrepreneurs and budding businesswomen from across Kerry are being encouraged to look to the future and register for this year’s National Women’s Enterprise Day after the line-up for the event was announced. The Local Enterprise Office (LEO) initiative, now in its 15th year, will be hosted by founder and […]

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Jonathan Kelliher and daughter Aisling looking at one of the pieces at the Samhain Exhibition 'A Way Home - An Slí Abhaile' at Siamsa Tíre on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: New Arts Exhibition For Children Launched At Siamsa Tíre

September 24, 2021 at 9:02 am 0 comments

SIAMSA Tíre was the venue for the launch of a new arts exhibition for children, showcasing the breadth of talent in contemporary Irish illustration while retelling the story of Samhain (Halloween) for a new generation. ‘Samhain’ will run at the Tralee venue until November 21 as part of the planned Samhain […]

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Free Event To Highlight Reducing Energy Costs In Homes And Businesses

Free Event To Highlight Reducing Energy Costs In Homes And Businesses

September 24, 2021 at 9:00 am 0 comments

A FREE information meeting aimed at advising people how to reduce energy costs homes and businesses will take place next week. The event which takes place on Wednesday, September 29 at 7.30pm, at the Manor West Hotel, Tralee, is being organised by the Kerry Sustainable Energy Co-Operative (KSEC). It aims to […]

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Tralee LEA Saw 110 New COVID Cases In Fortnight Up To Monday

Tralee LEA Saw 110 New COVID Cases In Fortnight Up To Monday

September 24, 2021 at 8:56 am 0 comments

THERE were 110 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Tralee Local Electoral Area in the 14 day period up to Monday, September 20, according to figures available on the Government’s COVID-19 data hub. This is a 14-day incidence rate of 332.9 per 100,000 of the population, below the national […]

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Woman Arrested In Tralee After Incident Involving Baby

Woman Arrested In Tralee After Incident Involving Baby

September 24, 2021 at 8:43 am 0 comments

A WOMAN was arrested under the Mental Health Act 2018 in Tralee yesterday, after it is alleged she attempted to take a baby from a buggy, while the child’s mother was present. The Garda Press Office says officers attended the scene of an incident on the North Circular Road at […]

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Kathleen Kennedy.

American Film Producer To Receive Kerry Film Festival’s Maureen O’Hara Award

September 23, 2021 at 9:13 pm 0 comments

KERRY International Film Festival (KIFF) has announced American film producer and current president of Lucasfilm, Kathleen Kennedy, as the recipient of this year’s Maureen O’ Hara award. The esteemed producer has participated in the making of over 70 films worldwide including five of the fifty highest-grossing films in motion picture […]

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Judy Dillane, Trish Fitzpatrick and Marina Burke at the coffee morning in aid of Kerry Hospice at Ballygarry House Hotel on Thursday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Coffee Mornings Being Held Over Coming Week To Help Kerry Hospice

September 23, 2021 at 12:24 pm 0 comments

HOTELS, bars, businesses and members of the public are all hosting events over the coming week as part of Kerry Hospice’s major fundraiser. The Bewley’s Big Coffee Morning Social for Hospice is officially taking place today but some are waiting for the weekend to host their own events. This morning […]

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St John Of God Services in Monavalley

Sponsored: St John Of God Kerry Services Recruiting For Positions

September 23, 2021 at 9:52 am 0 comments

ST John of God Kerry Services is currently recruiting for new positions to meet the increasing needs of people across the county. Saint John of God Kerry Services provides a range of programmes and services for adults and children with an intellectual disability throughout the Kerry region. A person-centred approach […]

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Know Your Rights: Who Qualifies For Fuel Allowance?

Know Your Rights: Who Qualifies For Fuel Allowance?

September 22, 2021 at 3:05 pm 0 comments

Know Your Rights has been compiled by Kerry Citizens Information Service which provides a free and confidential service to the public… Question: Who qualifies for Fuel Allowance and how is it paid? Answer: Fuel Allowance is paid under the National Fuel Scheme, operated by the Department of Social Protection. It is intended […]

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Ardfert-based fashion designer with models wearing his latest collection.

Ardfert Designer Streams New Collection On London Fashion Week Website

September 22, 2021 at 1:46 pm 0 comments

ARDFERT fashion designer, Colin Horgan, live-streamed his Spring/Summer 2022 collection from Tralee onto the London Fashion Week website last Friday. His collection ‘Future Partisan’ was recorded live from an empty retail unit upstairs at Central Plaza in Tralee, and streamed onto the British Fashion Council London Fashion Week’s website. Colin describes […]

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National gold medal winners Sadie Lynch, Patsy O'Connor and Aria Collins at the resumption of Tralee Harriers training on Tuesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Harriers Athletes Display National Medals As Training Resumes After Summer Break

September 22, 2021 at 10:51 am 0 comments

THE Tralee Harriers Athletics Club went back to training after the summer break on Tuesday evening and it was an ideal opportunity to mark the achievements of their National Juvenile and Masters Medal Winners in the past month. Six medals in total were secured at the National Juvenile Track and Field […]

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At the launch of the Vintage Run in aid of Kerry Hospice this weekend. Photo by Dermot Crean

Vintage Car And Tractor Run In Aid Of Kerry Hospice This Sunday

September 22, 2021 at 9:40 am 0 comments

IT’S a very busy week of fundraising for the Kerry Hospice Foundation with their big coffee morning fundraiser taking place tomorrow at venues around the county. There’s a very different fundraiser to close out the week though, when a tractor and vintage car run will take place on Sunday from […]

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Members of Irish dancing troupe Cairdre with Adam Harris of AsIAm.

Garvey’s Supervalu To Host Fundraising Drive For Autism Charity

September 22, 2021 at 9:38 am 0 comments

AS part of SuperValu’s ongoing partnership with AsIAm, Ireland’s National Autism Charity, a fundraising drive will take place in Garvey’s Supervalu Tralee and all other SuperValu stores from Thursday, September 23rd to Saturday the 25th. SuperValu is encouraging customers to simply tap to donate €2 at tills when making any […]

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Kerry Lotto Player Who Won €257,723 Contacts Lottery HQ

Kerry Lotto Player Who Won €257,723 Contacts Lottery HQ

September 21, 2021 at 2:09 pm 0 comments

THE Kerry Lotto player who scooped €257,723 after matching five numbers and the bonus in Saturday night’s draw has made contact with the National Lottery and arrangements are now being made for them to claim their prize. The lucky ticket holder came within just one number of the €16,419,005 jackpot […]

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Daly Demands Answers On Elective Surgery Cancellations At UHK

Daly Demands Answers On Elective Surgery Cancellations At UHK

September 21, 2021 at 1:16 pm 0 comments

SINN Féin TD for Kerry, Pa Daly, is asking the South/South West Hospital Group why elective surgeries at University Hospital Kerry are not going ahead. While UHK management announced on Friday, September 9 that elective surgeries had been cancelled up to and including Monday September 12, Deputy Daly says it […]

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Jason O'Callaghan with Jamie Lawlor and Áine O'Callaghan at the Mercy Moyderwell Primary School First Holy Communion Day at St John's Church on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Moyderwell Primary School Pupils Enjoy First Holy Communion Day

September 21, 2021 at 12:12 pm 0 comments

THE third class pupils from Moyderwell Mercy Primary School finally got to enjoy their First Holy Communion Day on Saturday. Pupils from two classes made their way to St John’s Churchon Saturday morning for the two ceremonies. While the weather wasn’t ideal, the pupils didn’t mind and they had a […]

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Minister Harris Visits Kerry College And MTU Campuses In Tralee

September 21, 2021 at 11:53 am 0 comments

MINISTER for for Further, Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris TD, was in Tralee yesterday to visit the Munster Technological University (MTU) Tralee campus, Kerry College campuses in Clash and Monavalley as well as Tralee Youthreach centre. He was joined by Minister for Education, Norma Foley TD on […]

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Artist Katie O'Donoghue.

Free Creative Workshop For Children Impacted By Cancer

September 21, 2021 at 11:10 am 0 comments

CANCER support charity, Recovery Haven Kerry, will host a free creative workshop for children impacted by cancer on Thursday, September 30. The online event has been organised to mark Childhood Cancer Awareness Month this September and will be facilitated by Recovery Haven Kerry deputy manager and art therapist, Katie O’Donoughue. […]

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Katie Vacek with Kelly Kelliher and Natalie Kelliher at the Presentation Primary School Confirmations at St John's Church on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Former Presentation Pupils Meet Again At Confirmation Day

September 21, 2021 at 11:07 am 0 comments

A STONE’S throw away from where they spent seven eight years of school, the Presentation Primary Class of 2021 got together in St John’s Church on Sunday. The occasion was their delayed Confirmation Day and the girls were reunited with teachers Ms Gibbons and Ms Broderick to finally enjoy the […]

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Gardaí Appeal For Witnesses To Alleged Assault In Town Centre

Gardaí Appeal For Witnesses To Alleged Assault In Town Centre

September 20, 2021 at 3:56 pm 0 comments

GARDAI are appealing for witnesses to an alleged assault in Tralee town centre at the weekend. Shortly before midnight on Saturday, September 18, a male was allegedly assaulted by another male on Castle Street. The male did not know the person who allegedly assaulted him. The injured party was taken […]

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More Burglaries And Thefts Reported In Caherslee Area

More Burglaries And Thefts Reported In Caherslee Area

September 20, 2021 at 3:37 pm 0 comments

GARDAI in Tralee have received more reports of burglaries and thefts in the Caherslee area in the past week. It follows on from reports of break-ins and thefts to cars and houses in the area in the previous week. On Wednesday, September 15, at approximately 1.30am there was a break-in […]

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Harry Healy with Noreen Healy, Ciara Healy, Noel Healy, Freya Healy and Michael Costello, at the Listellick NS First Holy Communion Day at Our Lady and St Brendan's Church on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Listellick NS Pupils Enjoy First Holy Communion Day

September 20, 2021 at 12:07 pm 0 comments

SATURDAY was another busy day for First Holy Communions in town with both St John’s Church and Our Lady and St Brendan’s Church hosting ceremonies. At St Brendan’s it was the turn of Third Class pupils from Listellick NS to receive the sacrament, along with one pupil from Scoil Eoin. […]

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Participants in the Tralee 'Critical Mass' cycle on Friday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

Critical Mass Cycles Return To Tralee This Friday

September 20, 2021 at 10:13 am 0 comments

THE Kerry Cycling Campaign has announced that the monthly Critical Mass cycles are back this September. The group had suspended the events due to Covid-19 public health restrictions. The first Critical Mass ride of 2021 will take place at 6pm on Friday, September 24 at Tralee Town Square. The event […]

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Listowel Races Opens With Most Stylish Racegoer Competition

Listowel Races Opens With Most Stylish Racegoer Competition

September 19, 2021 at 10:05 pm 0 comments

RACEGOERS were welcomed back for the first time in two years to the Listowel Harvest Racing Festival which started this afternoon to run for the next week. Besides the traditional Ladies Day on Friday, there was an additional Best Dressed Event – the Most Stylish Racegoerskindly sponsored by McElligotts Tralee […]

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Gardai Appeal For Information On Missing Man

Gardai Appeal For Information On Missing Man

September 19, 2021 at 6:51 pm 0 comments

Gardaí are seeking assistance from the public in tracing the whereabouts of 61-year-old John ‘Jack’ Keane, who is missing from his home in Athea, Co. Limerick since Wednesday, 15th September. He is known to frequent the West Limerick, North Kerry and West Clare areas. John is described as approximately 5ft […]

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