Archive for November 29th, 2019

Mayor of Tralee Jim Finucane addressing people at the opening of 'Off The Rails' at Kerry County Museum last night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Local Artists’ Work Exhibited At Kerry County Museum

November 29, 2019 at 3:56 pm Comments are Disabled

A LARGE group of artists and art lovers gathered at Kerry County Museum last night for the opening of an exhibition focusing on the beautiful county we live in. Art in the Park artists in association with Tralee Chamber Alliance are showcasing local artists’ works at ‘Off the Rails’ which […]

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Eighteen People Arrested In Tralee As Part Of Operation Thor ‘Day Of Action’

Eighteen People Arrested In Tralee As Part Of Operation Thor ‘Day Of Action’

November 29, 2019 at 3:12 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI arrested 18 people as part of an Operation Thor day of action that was carried out in the Tralee District on Tuesday of this week. Gardaí arrested a total of 18 people in relation to a number of incidents such as burglary, theft, public order criminal damage, possession of […]

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Joanna Keane, Dara Ó Cinnéide, Deirdre Walsh and Elaine Kinsella at Poetry From The Pulpit at St John’s Theatre Listowel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Night Of Humour, Warmth And Emotion At ‘Poetry From The Pulpit’

November 29, 2019 at 1:58 pm Comments are Disabled

WB YEATS, Percy French, Gerard Manley Hopkins and many more poets had their work read aloud at a charity event with a difference last night in Listowel. The brainchild of Radio Kerry presenter Deirdre Walsh, ‘Poetry From The Pulpit’ saw well known Kerry people take to the stage in St John’s […]

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Launching the Dementia Friendly Tralee initiative at The Imperial Hotel on Friday morning were Derek Carroll of The Imperial, Dolores McElligott, Garda Mary Gardiner, Michael Fitzgerald HSE, Eibhlís  Cahalane HSE, Aidan Kelly and David Scott of Tralee Chamber Alliance. Photo by Dermot Crean

New Initiative To Make Tralee More Dementia-Friendly

November 29, 2019 at 1:31 pm 1 comment

A NEW dementia information card which will move Tralee towards becoming more dementia friendly was launched today (Friday) at The Imperial Hotel. The Tralee Dementia Friendly Community Information card is an initiative by the Tralee Dementia Friendly Community Forum, an inter-agency group which involves the HSE, Cork Kerry Community Healthcare, […]

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Minister Brendan Griffin turns the sod on the Tralee-Fenit Greenway at Fenit on Sunday with, from left; Cllr Mikey Sheehy, Charlie O'Sullivan KCC, Deputy Martin Ferris, CE of KCC Moira Morrell, Cllr Pa Daly Cathaoirleach KCC Cllr Niall Kelliher, Cllr Norma Foley, Mayor of Tralee Jim Finucane and Cllr Sam Locke. Photo by Dermot Crean

Minister Turns Sod On Two Multi-Million Euro Greenway Projects

November 29, 2019 at 11:54 am Comments are Disabled

THE sod has been turned today on two new greenway amenities in Kerry marking the commencement of construction on the multi-million-euro projects. Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin TD, today turned the sod on the new ten-kilometre Tralee to Fenit Greenway and the […]

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Andrea Dolan, Alex Maguire, Tina Lonergan and Karen O'Connor at the Thanksgiving Dinner in The Rose Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Thanksgiving Feast To Savour At The Rose Hotel

November 29, 2019 at 8:33 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S become a tradition now where families gather at The Rose Hotel to celebrate the famous American holiday. The owners of the hotel, Dick and Eibhlín Henggeler, welcomed around 180 guests to their sumptuous Thanksgiving feast for the fourth year in a row and it was thoroughly enjoyed. They were welcomed […]

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The crowd at the switching on of the Christmas lights I The Square on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Seven Things To Do Around Tralee This Weekend

November 29, 2019 at 8:31 am Comments are Disabled

Christmas really kicks off this weekend with the parade and the lights being switched on, but there’s a few more things to do around town as well… Friday 1. Quiz time… Coláiste Gleann Lí is preparing to host their annual table quiz tonight at the Ballymac Bar in Boherbee to […]

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PHOTOS: Tralee TY Students Attend AXA Roadsafe Roadshow AT INEC

PHOTOS: Tralee TY Students Attend AXA Roadsafe Roadshow AT INEC

November 29, 2019 at 8:30 am Comments are Disabled

THE AXA Roadsafe Roadshow, in partnership with An Garda Siochana, delivered a hard-hitting road safety message to over 1,200 Transition Year students in Kerry, including many from Tralee schools, on Tuesday. This is the fourth AXA Roadsafe Roadshow of the Autumn schedule aimed primarily at Transition Year students in secondary schools […]

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