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Tralee Group Takes On Charity Cycle From ‘Castle To Castle’

Tralee Group Takes On Charity Cycle From ‘Castle To Castle’

July 31, 2021 at 1:20 pm Comments are Disabled

A GROUP of cyclists from Tralee are taking an unusual route next week from ‘castle to castle’ in aid of the Kerry Hospice Foundation. Mark Sheehy from Tralee and Michael Ferriter from Castlegregory have organised a cycle from Castlebar in Mayo to The Castle Bar in Tralee from Thursday, August […]

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The champ Dominic O'Brien with the One Furlong Dash Perpetual Trophy and his dinner for two. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Will ‘The Bolt’ Retain His Title In The Joe Flynn Furlong Dash?

June 2, 2017 at 9:17 am 1 comment

EXCITEMENT will be at fever pitch by 4pm this Monday when the Joe Flynn One Furlong Dash for charity sees top athletes compete up Rock Street for the title. Last year Dominic ‘The Bolt’ O’Brien took the prize for his adept handling of the pint and steady hand, but he’ll […]

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This Great Rock Street Tradition Will Be Held In Joe Flynn’s Memory On Monday

This Great Rock Street Tradition Will Be Held In Joe Flynn’s Memory On Monday

June 2, 2016 at 12:35 pm Comments are Disabled

THE ANNUAL ‘One Furlong Dash’ on Rock Street will this year be held in honour of the late Joe Flynn who was well-known face at the event down the years. Organised by The Castle Bar, starters orders for the race is at 3pm this coming bank holiday Monday. The fun charity […]

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Tony O'Neill, Leeds United, centre of picture making a presentation of a Leeds Football Signed Jersey by the team to Kerry Supporter Joe Flynn at a Leeds Kerry supporters club at the Castle bar on Thursday night. LtoR. Joe Hanley, Anne Pullen, Joe Flynn, Tony O'Neill, Joe Quirke, and Michael (Fox) O'Connor. Photo: John Cleary.

Leeds United Players Sign Off On Special Gift For Joe Flynn

December 18, 2015 at 6:22 pm Comments are Disabled

LEEDS fans from around town gathered at The Castle Bar on Thursday to see their team play Wolves on a special night when everyone went home happy. Guest of honour was the inspirational Joe Flynn, a great ‘Whites’ fan, who was presented with a jersey signed by the current Leeds players, sent over from Elland […]

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Members of Tralee Chess Club who won the Limerick Leader Munster Division 2 Cup, from left: Aland and Eric Salsac, John Keane, Paul Shanahan, Patrick O'Sullivan, Gerry Hurley and Sebastian Kalisea.

Tralee Chess Club Are Masters Of Munster

May 16, 2015 at 10:08 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chess Club have been collecting silverware in the past week in the form of the Munster League Division 2 Trophy. A team from Tralee, were crowned champions last Saturday evening in Ennis, where they beat St Michael’s from Limerick 4-1. The victory means that Tralee Chess Club will play […]

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Enjoying the Cheltenham Festival at the Castle Bar were, from left: Graham Riordan, Aileen Riordan, George Carnegie, Ilene Cooper and Catherine Dempsey. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Punters Celebrate Cheltenham Festival In Style At The Castle Bar

March 13, 2015 at 12:51 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Castle Bar was the place to be this week for punters in Tralee who couldn’t be at the real thing at Cheltenham. The well known pub even went as far as holding a best dressed ladies and men’s competition on Thursday to add a bit of style in the bar. The […]

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And They’re Off…€18,000 In Prize Money For Castle Bar’s ‘Cheltenham Rollover’

And They’re Off…€18,000 In Prize Money For Castle Bar’s ‘Cheltenham Rollover’

March 10, 2015 at 10:51 am Comments are Disabled

CHELTENHAM has arrived and  while many pubs and bookies will see a surge in business, one Rock Street hostelry becomes the hub of activity for the week. It has almost become a tradition for many punters in town to converge on The Castle Bar where their ‘Cheltenham Rollover’ is the highlight of […]

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Sean O'Sullivan with Rory McIlroy.

Video: McIlroy Sends Best Wishes To Tralee Golf Club President

August 13, 2014 at 1:45 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was a nice surprise for Tralee Golf Club President Gerard O’Sullivan Tuesday when the worlds number one golfer Rory McIlroy sent him a video message via Facebook. “It was a lovely gesture,” said Gerard.  “I haven’t seen it myself yet, but I’ve been getting loads of text messages, mainly […]

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