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Local artist Mikel with portraits of music legend Jimi Hendrix and artist Francis Bacon as well as locals Willie Seeler, Christy McCarthy and James O'Brien. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Artists Brighten Up Denny Street With ‘Art In The Park’

June 2, 2018 at 4:48 pm 2 comments

THERE were some fabulous paintings on display at the first day of a new initiative from Tralee Chamber Alliance on Saturday. Artists from all over the county were invited to sign up for the initiative which will see them put their work on the railings of the town park on […]

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Tralee Chamber Alliance President Aidan Kelly and TCA Marketing Consultant Ken Tobin at Kerry County Council to hand in the Chamber's submission on the Tralee Draft Plan 2018-2024. Photo by Dermot Crean

Chamber Wants Major Changes To Tralee Draft Local Area Plan 2018-2024

May 18, 2018 at 2:28 pm 1 comment

TRALEE Chamber Alliance has identified a number of omissions from the Tralee Draft Local Area Plan (LAP) which is set to shape the future of Kerry’s capital town for the next six years. The closing date for receipt of submissions on the Draft LAP is Thursday, May 31 and the […]

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Launching the 'Ask For Angela' campaign in Tralee on Friday were, Danny Leane of The Abbey Inn, Sgt Tim O'Keeffe, Bernie Moore of An Chearnóg, IT Tralee students Tomás Duane, Jacy Ybanez and Febielyne Nicolas and David Scott of Tralee Chamber Alliance. Photo by Dermot Crean

Twenty Pubs Now Signed Up For ‘Ask For Angela’ Campaign

April 27, 2018 at 9:49 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE is well on the way to achieving the goal of being the first town in Ireland to roll-out the Ask For Angela Campaign to an entire town and promote a safer night out in Kerry’s capital. Twenty pubs have now signed-up to the initiative since it was launched on Friday 6th April […]

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Around 1,000 People Take Part In Survey On Tralee

Around 1,000 People Take Part In Survey On Tralee

April 14, 2018 at 11:52 am Comments are Disabled

HAVE you had your say yet? Time is running out to complete the ThisIsTralee.ie Survey aimed at helping build a strong brand for Tralee. Close to 1,000 people have completed the survey since it began last week. Tralee Chamber Alliance is developing a strong brand for Kerry’s capital town and the opinion […]

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The railings at Tralee Town Park will be brightened up this summer.

Artists Will Have A Great Place To Park Their Paintings This Summer

April 7, 2018 at 10:28 am 2 comments

THE railings at the Town Park will resemble those at St Stephen’s Green in Dublin this summer in a new initiative to bring even more colour to the area. Tralee Chamber Alliance is organising an outdoor exhibition space called ‘Art in the Park Tralee’. This event will provide artists an opportunity to […]

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Launching the 'Ask For Angela' campaign in Tralee on Friday were, Danny Leane of The Abbey Inn, Sgt Tim O'Keeffe, Bernie Moore of An Chearnóg, IT Tralee students Tomás Duane, Jacy Ybanez and Febielyne Nicolas and David Scott of Tralee Chamber Alliance. Photo by Dermot Crean

‘Ask For Angela’ Campaign To Help People Feel Safer On Night Out

April 6, 2018 at 10:35 pm Comments are Disabled

PUBS in Tralee, supported by local Gardaí, have backed Tralee Chamber Alliance’s roll-out of the ‘Ask For Angela’initiative for people who feel unsafe on a night out. The campaign encourages people who might find themselves in an uncomfortable situation to ‘Ask for Angela’ at the bar. When a customer uses the code-phrase ‘Ask For […]

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Tralee People Asked To Take Survey On The Town

Tralee People Asked To Take Survey On The Town

April 4, 2018 at 10:25 am 1 comment

TRALEE Chamber Alliance is looking for feedback from the people who live and work in Tralee to develop a strong brand for the town. A short survey is available from www.ThisIsTralee.ie and the questions range from perceptions of pride in Tralee to how the respondents would like others to view the town. […]

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The former Goblin factory.

Chamber Calls On Owner Of New Site In Clash To Create Jobs Soon

April 1, 2018 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber Alliance is calling on the new owner of the former Goblin and Kerryman sites in the Clash Industrial Estate Tralee to move quickly to develop the area in the interest of creating jobs. It emerged earlier this week that the site has been sold and Tralee Chamber Alliance […]

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At the raising of the Purple Flag at Tralee Municipal District Offices on Thursday morning were Mayor of Tralee Norma Foley,  Co-ordinator of Purple Flag campaign for TCA David Scott, Ken Tobin of HQ Tralee and Tralee Chamber Alliance, Sergeant Tim O'Keeffe and #LoveTralee mascot. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tralee’s Purple Flag Raised At Municipal District Offices

February 8, 2018 at 12:45 pm 2 comments

TRALEE’S Purple Flag – which recognises the quality of the night-time experience in the town – was raised this morning at the Tralee Municipal District Offices at Prince’s Quay. The flag, which was presented to the town at an awards ceremony in Norwich in November was flown by the Mayor […]

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Declan Crowe, AIB, Aidan Kelly, Tralee Chamber Alliance, Brian Hold and Marian Sugrue at the Health and Wellbeing Event in the Ashe Hotel on Thursday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Great Turnout For Health And Wellbeing Event In The Ashe Hotel

February 2, 2018 at 10:45 am Comments are Disabled

THE Health and Wellbeing Event held in the Ashe Hotel on Thursday evening offered great advice and strategies for attendees on how to improve their lives. The event, which was jointly run by AIB Tralee customer financial planning division and Tralee Chamber Alliance, offered strategies for life performance. The purpose […]

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Ken Tobin To Oversee Tralee Chamber Alliance Changes

Ken Tobin To Oversee Tralee Chamber Alliance Changes

January 31, 2018 at 7:00 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber Alliance has appointed local businessman and entrepreneur, Ken Tobin, to oversee the recently announced plans to restructure and re-energise Tralee Chamber Alliance from February 1. Over the course of a six-month contract, Mr Tobin’s duties will include the day-to-day management of Tralee Chamber Alliance following the departure of […]

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Colm Cooper And Joe O’Connor To Speak At Health And Wellbeing Event

Colm Cooper And Joe O’Connor To Speak At Health And Wellbeing Event

January 26, 2018 at 2:42 pm Comments are Disabled

AIB Tralee, in association with Tralee Chamber Alliance, are holding a Health & Wellbeing event in The Ashe Hotel next week with two great speakers lined up. On Thursday, February 1, Joe O’Connor of Nisus Fitness and creator of Ireland’s Fittest Family, and Kerry Person of the Year Colm “Gooch” Cooper […]

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Tralee Chamber Alliance CEO To Revert To Full-Time Role In Aquadome

Tralee Chamber Alliance CEO To Revert To Full-Time Role In Aquadome

January 15, 2018 at 12:32 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber Alliance (TCA) CEO, Kieran Ruttledge, is reverting to his full-time job as Chief Executive of the Aquadome at the start of February, coinciding with the decision to restructure TCA. This was announced today by the Chairman of the Aquadome, Denis Reen. Originally seconded to the Chamber Alliance for […]

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Launching the Tralee Chamber Alliance Calendar at the Cashel Ward at University Hospital Kerry on Thursday were, front from left; Catherine Doolan UHK, Aidan Kelly TCA President, Breeda Hurley, Karen Lovett and Kieran Rutledge TCA CEO. Back from left; Mike McDonnell, Samantha Stackpoole UHK and Padraig McGiillycuddy. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tralee Chamber Alliance Calendar To Help Cashel Ward At UHK

December 7, 2017 at 3:52 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber Alliance has published a brand new #LoveTralee 2018 Calendar to raise funds to purchase couch-beds for parents of children in the Cashel Ward at University Hospital Kerry. The President of Tralee Chamber Alliance, Aidan Kelly, said: “We are approaching Christmas and it’s inevitable that many parents or guardians […]

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Sean Hennessy, Stephanie Keane, Cara Keane and Caoimhe Moore (Team 'Quiz Kringle') at the Tralee Chamber Alliance Christmas Table Quiz at The Imperial Hotel on Wednesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Chamber Hosts Fun Table Quiz At The Imperial

November 23, 2017 at 10:07 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a good turnout for the Tralee Chamber Alliance  Christmas table quiz in The Imperial Hotel  last night. Twelve teams took part in the fun event which had a round testing people’s knowledge of Tralee and one on the Rose of Tralee festival. Nearly 20 spot prizes were also won […]

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WATCH: Short Film Promoting Tralee At Night Shows What Town Has To Offer

WATCH: Short Film Promoting Tralee At Night Shows What Town Has To Offer

November 16, 2017 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE will receive its Purple Flag at a ceremony in Norwich tonight after a supreme effort by all involved during the summer. It was announced in late September that Tralee would be awarded The Purple Flag which confirms the commitment to ensuring that Kerry’s capital town has a safe, vibrant […]

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The Bank of Ireland Enterprise Town judges are shown around Tralee during the judging last month

‘Award Recognises Wonderful Spirit In Tralee’ Says Mayor

November 16, 2017 at 11:10 am Comments are Disabled

THE Mayor of Tralee, Cllr Norma Foley has warmly welcomed the announcement that Tralee is the national winner of the Bank of Ireland Enterprise Town Awards for 2017. Mayor Foley was among those present at the announcement in Tullamore last night. Tralee won the top award after earlier taking the […]

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The six recipients of the Peter Harty (Nov), Dr Mary McCaffrey (Sep), Anthony O’Gara (Aug), Mary Stapleton on behalf of Caroline McEnery (Oct), Kevin McCarthy (Dec), Pádraig McGillicuddy (July).

Tralee Business People Awards Presented To Six Recipients

November 2, 2017 at 4:43 pm Comments are Disabled

PÁDRAIG McGillicuddy, Anthony O’Gara, Dr Mary McCaffrey, Caroline McEnery, Peter Harty and Kevin McCarthy have been announced as the recipients of Tralee Business People Awards for the months of July to December. Each of the individuals was recognised for their extraordinary commitment to their customers and the town of Tralee […]

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Welcoming the awarding of the Purple Flag to Tralee a few weeks ago were Jean Foley and Frank Hartnett of Kerry County Council, Mayor of Tralee Norma Foley, President of Tralee Chamber Alliance Aidan Kelly and David Scott of Tralee Chamber Alliance. Photo by Dermot Crean

What The Purple Flag Judges Thought Of Tralee

October 6, 2017 at 5:03 pm 1 comment

TRALEE is above the standard when it comes to offering a broad appeal to visitors and locals with a vibrant choice and rich mix of offerings at night, according to the judges who awarded Purple Flag status to Tralee recently. They were impressed by the strong visible Garda presence between […]

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Minister of State for Housing and Urban Renewal, Damien English T.D. (front second from left) launching the Tralee Town Centre Health Check report with, front from left; Mayor Of Tralee, Norma Foley, Director of Services at Kerry County Council, Michael Scannell and Mayor of Kerry, John Sheahan. Included at back are, Cllr Sam Locke, Senator Paul Coughlan, TJ O'Mahony, Kerry County Council, Noreen O'Mahony, Kerry County Council, Minister Brendan Griffin, Alison Harvey, Heritage Council, Kieran Ruttledge, Tralee Chamber Alliance, Emma Collins (graphic designer), Darren Burke, Kerry County Council, Martha Farrell, IT Tralee, Declan O'Malley, Kerry County Council. Photo by Dermot Crean

Survey Reveals Shoppers And Businesses Views On Tralee

August 3, 2017 at 3:30 pm 1 comment

WE’VE got great cafes and restaurants, but not enough parking. We feel safe by day but not as much by night. We have a very good standard of service in shops, but more to do when it comes to the range of events on in Tralee. These were some of […]

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Everyone Urged To Get Behind Tralee’s Purple Flag Effort This Friday

July 26, 2017 at 6:00 pm 1 comment

THE time is fast approaching when judges arrive to consider if the town should be awarded the Purple Flag and the town’s businesses have really got behind the effort. Receiving Purple Flag status is an internationally recognised endorsement of a town centre’s ambience between the hours of 5pm and 5am. […]

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Judges To Visit Tralee This Month To Decide On ‘Purple Flag’ Status

July 14, 2017 at 9:37 am 1 comment

JUDGES will visit Tralee later this month to consider if the town should be awarded the Purple Flag, an internationally recognised endorsement of a town centre’s ambience between the hours of 5pm and 5am. If successful in achieving the award, it will signify that Tralee has a night time economy that is enjoyable, […]

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New President Of Tralee Chamber Alliance Unveiled

New President Of Tralee Chamber Alliance Unveiled

July 14, 2017 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

AIDAN Kelly, a Qualified Financial Advisor from Tralee, has been unveiled as the new President of Tralee Chamber Alliance until 2019. Aidan, has run his own business, Kelly O’Shea Pensions & Financial Services Ltd in Edward Street, Tralee along with his business partner Gerry O’Shea, since 2006. Addressing the AGM […]

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Celene Moloney, Anne O'Reilly and Kieran Ruttledge of Tralee Chamber Alliance presenting a cheque to Dolly Lawlor accepting on behalf St Mary Of The Angels, Beaufort, the proceeds of two fundraising events during the Tír na nÓ festival. Photo by Dermot Crean

Chamber-Organised Tír na nÓg Festival Events Raise Funds For Great Cause

July 7, 2017 at 10:50 am Comments are Disabled

TWO events organised by ITT students on placement at the Tralee Chamber Alliance raised funds for a great cause this Easter. Amie Griffin, Anne O’Reilly and Olatayo Olaitan organised a Fun at the Playdium event and a Kids Fancy Dress Fun Run in Tralee Town Park on Easter Saturday. All profits […]

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Taxi drivers Pat O'Carroll, Philip Beirne, Joe Flaherty and Tim Hallissey with Tralee Chamber Alliance President John Drummey promoting the new 'Need A TAXI' initiative by local traders. Photo by Dermot Crean

New Initiative Launched By Chamber Alliance To Help Taxi Drivers

June 28, 2017 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber Alliance has launched a new ‘Need a TAXI?’ initiative as part of the #loveTralee campaign to give visitors and locals a better experience in Tralee, while supporting the local taxi operators. If anyone needs a taxi they should simply call into a participating shop, café, pub or business […]

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Three Tralee Business People Honoured With Awards

Three Tralee Business People Honoured With Awards

June 15, 2017 at 8:33 pm Comments are Disabled

FIONA Kirby, Don Nolan and Mike McDonnell, three outstanding business people who have shown extraordinary commitment to their customers and the town of Tralee, have won Tralee Business People Awards for April, May and June 2017. The monthly award from Tralee Chamber Alliance recognises people who have made a positive […]

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Kevin Benner Honoured Posthumously With Lifetime Achievement Award

Kevin Benner Honoured Posthumously With Lifetime Achievement Award

June 15, 2017 at 8:13 pm Comments are Disabled

A MAN who made an enormous contribution to the life of the town was honoured posthumously by Tralee Chamber Alliance today, with a special lifetime achievement award. Kevin Benner of Benners Hardware passed away two weeks ago, after decades in the shop on Bridge Street which became a town institution […]

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New Members Sign Up To Tralee Chamber Alliance At Information Event

New Members Sign Up To Tralee Chamber Alliance At Information Event

June 9, 2017 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

OVER 50 people attended an information event hosted by Tralee Chamber Alliance at The Rose Hotel where a number of new members signed up to join the business representative group. Tralee Chamber Alliance was established in 2012 and its main aim is to lead growth and foster pride across all sectors […]

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Tralee Chamber Alliance Open For New Members

Tralee Chamber Alliance Open For New Members

June 7, 2017 at 10:07 am Comments are Disabled

  TRALEE Chamber Alliance will be holding their membership event today, Wednesday June 7, at 6pm-7.30pm in The Rose Hotel. This event is for existing members and non-members who are interested in joining Tralee Chamber Alliance. Tralee Chamber Alliance is asking the public to consider joining the business and supporting its efforts to […]

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Heritage Council Gives Funding Of €7,000 For Denny Street

Heritage Council Gives Funding Of €7,000 For Denny Street

May 19, 2017 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

A GRANT of €7,000 has been awarded under the Heritage Council Grants Scheme to help towards the revitalisation and rejuvenation of Denny Street, after an application by Tralee Chamber Alliance. The Heritage Council and the Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, Heather Humphreys have today announced funding for a number of […]

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