Post Tagged with: "The Square"

Canopy For The Square Will Have To Wait A While

Canopy For The Square Will Have To Wait A While

January 8, 2019 at 12:14 pm Comments are Disabled

IT looks like a canopy to cover part of the Square will have to wait a while after a councillor sought an update from the Council on the project. Back in September, a draft of the Tralee Town Centre Public Realm Strategy 2018 featured a recommendation for a contemporary canopy […]

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Candlelight Vigil To Be Held In Town Tonight For Victims Of Florida Shooting

Candlelight Vigil To Be Held In Town Tonight For Victims Of Florida Shooting

June 13, 2016 at 11:52 am Comments are Disabled

A CANDLELIGHT vigil will be held in Tralee tonight for the victims of the mass shooting at a nightclub in Florida yesterday. The vigil will take place at 9pm in the Square and is organised by members of the LGBT community and friends to show solidarity with the gay community and remember the victime […]

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In front: Farren Ní Dhálaigh and Fionn Ó Dhálaigh: Back: Adrian O'Shea, Mark O'Sullivan, Saoirse Brosnan, Grace Campbell, Chris Reidy, James Fairbrother and Brendan Costello the Square getting ready for the Euros. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Soccer Fans Look Forward To Big Screening In The Square Next Week

June 12, 2016 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

  IRELAND begin their Euro 2016 journey  tomorrow and soccer fans are hoping they can do themselves justice in their three group matches. While many are deciding where to watch their opening game on Monday, there’s a great atmosphere assured for their second match of the Euros in the The Square next weekend. Ireland play Belgium on […]

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Boys In Green For The Big Screen In The Square This June

Boys In Green For The Big Screen In The Square This June

May 20, 2016 at 3:25 pm Comments are Disabled

SOCCER fans will congregate in the Square this summer to cheer on the boys in green, as a big screen will be erected for the Republic Of Ireland’s clash with  Belgium in Euro 2016 on Saturday, June 18. It’s all part of the Tralee 800 celebrations in a festival which takes place […]

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Atheist Ireland To Hold Events In Tralee This Saturday

January 21, 2016 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

ATHEIST Ireland will hold their second information table in Tralee, this Saturday from 12 midday in The Square. The group will also hold an open meeting in the Abbey Inn at 2:30pm. At the meeting, several issues will be discussed including, education and faith schools and Atheist Ireland’s schools Equality Pact. There will […]

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Funding of €1.5m For Work On The Square And Denny Site

Funding of €1.5m For Work On The Square And Denny Site

January 19, 2016 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

FUNDING of €1.5m has been made available for work on two projects in Tralee town centre. The money will be used for the regeneration of the Denny Site and for work on the Square. The funding is part of a €40m national announcement under the European Regional Development Fund and Kerry […]

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Fans and family gather outside the Christie Hennessey memorial in Central Plaza to mark would have been his 70th birthday. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Proposal To Rename Area Around Christie Memorial

January 8, 2016 at 12:54 pm 1 comment

THE area around the Christie Hennessy statue could be set for a name change. At the next meeting of the Tralee Municipal District of Kerry County Council on Monday, there will be a motion put forward that the area near the statue at Central Plaza/Abbeycourt be renamed ‘Christie Hennessy Place’. The motion has […]

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The Inspired group perform 'Thriller' in The Square. Photo Fiachra O'Connor.

VIDEO: Inspired ‘Flashmob’ Thrills The Square With Dance Performance

October 27, 2015 at 4:13 pm Comments are Disabled

THE INSPIRED group hit The Square on Friday with a ‘flash mob’ zombie-themed dance performance of ‘Thriller’ (Watch video below) “The fact they have the confidence to come out and dance is such a success for the group,” said Yvonne O’Brien of Inspired. The group through the tutorship of dance instructor, […]

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Enjoying Tralee Food Festival in town on Saturday were, from left: Eva Grafstrom, Nikita Malov, Linda and Kilills Malovra . Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Town Centre Buzzing On Saturday For Tralee Food Festival

September 20, 2015 at 9:27 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great atmosphere in town on Saturday afternoon and it wasn’t just because the All-Ireland Final is just a day away. The Tralee Food Festival is in its first year and is proving a major hit, the fine weather also added to a pleasant afternoon with artisan delights […]

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Square Dealers’ Businesses About To Look A Whole Lot Smarter

Square Dealers’ Businesses About To Look A Whole Lot Smarter

May 21, 2015 at 10:22 am Comments are Disabled

THE renovations and forthcoming opening of a new bar and bistro isn’t the only change in you may have noticed in the Square over the past few weeks (click here for previous story). There has been a new business, a refurbishment and a revamp in three other premises recently as […]

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At the Tralee shoppers meeting in the Ashe Hotel were, from left, in front: Laura Lee Murphy, Geraldine O'Brien andAndrea Brosnan. Back: Ciara O'Connor, Siobhan Fitzgerald, Majella Horgan and Jennifer Gleeson. Photo O'Connor.

Public Give Their Opinions On Tralee Shopping At Open Forum

April 22, 2015 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

AROUND 70 members of the public gathered in the Ashe Hotel on Monday night to give their thoughts as part of open forum about how to make the shopping experience in Tralee a better one. The event, led by retail members of Tralee Chamber Alliance and the Institute of Technology […]

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Animal Rights Group Gets Anti-Fur Message Across In Town Centre

March 10, 2015 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

AN anti-fur message was relayed in The Square on Monday morning as members of the group Animal Rights Action Network (ARAN) displayed representations of animal carcasses after they have been stripped of their fur. ARAN’s presence in The Square was part of national tour to bring attention to the cruelty associated with […]

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Get Inspired With A Night Of Music For A Great Cause

Get Inspired With A Night Of Music For A Great Cause

November 26, 2014 at 9:59 am Comments are Disabled

THIS Thursday a night of song music and dance will take place in Na Gaeil clubhouse with all proceeds going towards a local initiative called Inspired. The rambling house night will feature local traditional musicians and it all gets underway at 9pm. This is a free event with the hope that […]

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PHOTOS: Circus Festival Provides A Boost For Town Once Again

PHOTOS: Circus Festival Provides A Boost For Town Once Again

November 19, 2014 at 11:29 am Comments are Disabled

CIRCUS performers from all over flocked to Tralee last weekend as part of the annual National Circus Fesitval, which is held exclusively in town. The festival took place in numerous venues around the town, offering both indoor and outdoor entertainment. At a time of year when the county is in a lull […]

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Video/Photos: #Tralee On Social Media – Festival Special

Video/Photos: #Tralee On Social Media – Festival Special

August 22, 2014 at 11:40 am Comments are Disabled

EACH week we at Traleetoday.ie endeavour to pull together all of the best photos put up in the Tralee area over the past week on social media. This week it’s a special Rose of Tralee festival edition. We’re still very much basking in the glow of our beautiful new Rose. Here is Maria […]

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Aine Collins (right) of Aine's Cafe with manager Catherine Hanafin, celebrating the tenth anniversary of the cafe on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Photos: Aine’s Cafe Celebrates 10 Years In The Square

July 20, 2014 at 12:57 pm Comments are Disabled

Click on above ad for more THE Square resounded with the sounds of music group Oracle on Saturday as part of the 10th birthday celebrations for Aine’s Cafe. Aine Collins decided to thank her customers who have supported her over the years with free food, wine and entertainment. “The day […]

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Tralee Tidy Towns Tackles The Square With Local Businesses

Tralee Tidy Towns Tackles The Square With Local Businesses

July 4, 2014 at 9:42 am 1 comment

Click above ad to enter a great competition TRALEE Tidy Towns continued their clean up of the town’s streets yesterday morning with the help of local businesses.  This week it was the turn of The Square. In all, eleven businesses took part, which has followed on from the general good reaction from businesses around […]

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