Post Tagged with: "Killarney"

Report Shows Tourism Worth Over €400m Annually To Killarney

Report Shows Tourism Worth Over €400m Annually To Killarney

February 12, 2018 at 9:41 am Comments are Disabled

TOURISM is worth €410m to Killarney annually according to a report to be launched this morning. Commissioned by Killarney Chamber of Commerce, the report shows the incredible importance of the industry to Ireland’s premier tourist town. It also shows 3,000 people are directly employed in the industry in Killarney and […]

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Killarney To Bestow The Order Of Innisfallen On Enda Kenny

Killarney To Bestow The Order Of Innisfallen On Enda Kenny

November 28, 2017 at 3:22 pm Comments are Disabled

KILLARNEY will this week bestow its top honour on former Taoiseach and Fine Gael leader, Enda Kenny, who will be inducted into the Order of Innisfallen on Friday, December 1. The longest serving TD in Dáil Éireann, his contribution to life in Ireland will be celebrated at a reception in […]

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How Twitter Reacted To Michael Fassbender’s Killarney Honour

How Twitter Reacted To Michael Fassbender’s Killarney Honour

October 8, 2016 at 9:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE boy’s done well for himself. Actor Michael Fassbender was back home in Killarney yesterday to receive the Order of Inisfallen and people were excited. He was joined by his family and partner Alicia Vikander, at Muckross House for the ceremony, followed by a black-tie dinner at the Europe Hotel and […]

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PHOTOS: Social Media Gave Us Some Great Images From Saturday’s Match

PHOTOS: Social Media Gave Us Some Great Images From Saturday’s Match

July 20, 2015 at 12:21 pm Comments are Disabled

There were some fantastic photos taken on Saturday on social media to do with the Kerry v Cork match. Here’s a look at what you GAA fans were posting… The weather certainly didn’t deter this fan from showing off his county pride. Kieran Donaghy was in full celebration mode after […]

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The Kerry team huddle before throw-in of the drawn match against Cork in Killarney on Sunday. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Will The Munster Final Replay Be Televised?

July 7, 2015 at 10:27 am Comments are Disabled

DUE to a clash of matches, there is a chance Saturday week’s Munster Final replay between Kerry and Cork in Killarney may not be televised. The Munster Council have announced a throw-in of 7pm, which is the same time Sky Sports are scheduled to show one of the Round 3B […]

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7 Reasons We Love Kerry v Cork In Killarney

July 3, 2015 at 12:36 pm Comments are Disabled

Gavin O’Connor says we all love Munster Final day against the Rebels in Killarney. Here’s why… 1. The Almost Guaranteed Sunshine As sure as the Gooch breaking rebel hearts, the sun will be out on Munster Final day. Anything other than the glorious weather is a strange anomaly, like El […]

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Tommy Walsh, looks to make a pass with Cork's Eoin Cadogan in hot pursuit. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Good Value On The Train For Those Heading For Killarney On Sunday

July 1, 2015 at 3:32 pm Comments are Disabled

  TRAVELLING by train could be a pretty cheap option for Tralee folk going to the Munster Final in Killarney between Kerry and Cork this Sunday. Irish Rail, are offering a price of less than €10 return from Tralee when you book online. They have also laid on additional services especially for the […]

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INEC And Artists Show Generosity By Putting On Mini-Festival For Great Causes

INEC And Artists Show Generosity By Putting On Mini-Festival For Great Causes

June 25, 2015 at 2:46 pm Comments are Disabled

THE INEC may have rescued the weekend for some music festival goers to Killarney this weekend. The events centre has agreed to host a number of the Irish acts, previously lined up to play The Killarney Festival of Food and Music and proceeds will also go to two great causes – the Oncology […]

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How Twitter Reacted To Last Night’s Kerry Vincent Browne Debate

How Twitter Reacted To Last Night’s Kerry Vincent Browne Debate

June 25, 2015 at 2:29 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER many a false start, Vincent Browne finally brought his long awaited ‘Peoples Debate’ to Kerry this week, with the show airing on TV3 last night. There were many talking points from the debate last night and as usual, the great Irish public took to Twitter to express their views […]

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Early Throw-Ins For Kerry Minors And Seniors In Munster Finals

June 24, 2015 at 2:20 pm Comments are Disabled

FANS hoping to soak up the pre-match atmosphere in Killarney for the Munster finals will have an early start on Sunday week. Kerry will play Cork in the senior final on Sunday July 5 at 2pm in Fitzgerald Stadium Killarney, so fans won’t have much time to enjoy the craic in the […]

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Good News For Kerry As Forty New Jobs Are Created

Good News For Kerry As Forty New Jobs Are Created

May 15, 2015 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

FORTY new jobs, to be situated at a Killarney company, have been announced this morning worth an extra €2.4m to local economy. In all, 100 new jobs are to be created by Killarney based manufacturing and engineering group, Tricel, with 40 of these to be situated in the company’s headquarters in Killarney. The […]

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Dick Fitzgerald (left) was Kerry footballs first superstar, he played with Killarney Crokes during the period of the 1915 county final.

A 100 Year Old Mass Brawl May Have Sparked Tralee’s Rivalry With Killarney

April 11, 2015 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

YOU know that undercurrent of rivalry that Killarney and Tralee has for each other? Well, a fight in a county final between a selection of both town’s best footballers back 100 years ago this weekend, could be the source of some of that animosity that bubbles under the surface. On April 12, […]

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Vincent Browne’s ‘People’s Debate’ In Kerry Has Been Cancelled

April 9, 2015 at 2:52 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE Vincent Browne ‘People’s Debate’ which was set to take place in the Gleneagle Killarney on Monday next has been cancelled. Last week it was been announced that the popular Vincent Browne debates where members of the public get a chance to grill Ministers and TDs would be coming to the […]

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Local Musician Slams Music Festival Organisers After Accusations Of ‘Pay To Play’

Local Musician Slams Music Festival Organisers After Accusations Of ‘Pay To Play’

February 4, 2015 at 4:42 pm Comments are Disabled

  A MUSIC festival set to take place in Killarney this summer has cancelled one of their stages due to “negative publicity” after being accused of adopting a “pay for play” approach to attracting emerging talent. The Killarney Festival of Music and Food received a backlash from musicians – including […]

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Trad Music Fans To Converge On ‘The Gathering Festival’.

Trad Music Fans To Converge On ‘The Gathering Festival’.

January 25, 2015 at 11:08 am Comments are Disabled

IF traditional music is your thinh, then mark your calendars from February 18-22 as the Gleneagle Hotel prepares to host the return of the ’16th Gathering Traditional Festival.’ A host of people from home and abroad are expected to descend on Killarney for the four day festival with a jam […]

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Shane Carroll and Stephen Stack, celebrate, Kieran Donaghy's, goal with fans last Sunday. Photo by Oscar Brophy.

Hundreds Of Rockies To Board Free Coaches To The Replay

October 30, 2014 at 10:04 am Comments are Disabled

AROUND 700 Austin Stacks fans are expected to board free coaches to Killarney next week thanks to the club. But the change of venue for this Sunday’s county final replay has forced Rockies to abandon their famous march to the stadium before big matches. Because the replay between Austin Stacks and Mid Kerry […]

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St Brendans Park FC Club News

St Brendans Park FC Club News

October 6, 2014 at 9:53 am Comments are Disabled

ACADEMY SEASON Our academy for ages 5 to 10 years continues every Saturday . All our coaches are fully qualified so your child is guaranteed the very best of Coaching .Proof of this is that our academy has been running since 2006 and over 100 kids attend every Saturday. The […]

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St Brendans Park FC Club News 15/09/14

St Brendans Park FC Club News 15/09/14

September 15, 2014 at 10:09 am Comments are Disabled

ACADEMY SEASON; Our academy for ages 5 to 10 years continues every Saturday . All our coaches are fully qualified so your child is guaranteed the very best of Coaching .Proof of this is that our academy has been running since 2006 and over 100 kids attend every Saturday. The […]

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Martin Maguire and Fiona O'Donoghue, Killarney, Stephen O'Sullivan and Aileen Maher, Killarney at the pre Killarney Races brunch in The Heather Restaurant in the Gap of Dunloe on Thursday.
Picture by Don MacMonagle

Photos: Tralee Ladies Step Out In Style At Killarney Races

July 18, 2014 at 11:32 am Comments are Disabled

Click on above ad for more IT was Ladies Day yesterday at Killarney Races and despite a local woman picking up the top prize, Tralee girls went all out in the style stakes. Denise Healy from Killarney was judged the winner by broadcaster Kathryn Thomas and Rose of Tralee Haley O’Sullivan. Denise, […]

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Win Paris And Milan Trips At Killarney Races Ladies Day

Win Paris And Milan Trips At Killarney Races Ladies Day

July 5, 2014 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

Click on above ad for more IT’S racing season, so it’s time for ladies to style-up and head to Killarney for their summer meeting. You might even win a trip to Paris or Milan! Tralee ladies always make an impression at the course and travel in their droves to enjoy the […]

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