Archive for November 25th, 2020

Participants at the start of the Santa 5k Run from the Tralee Bay Wetlands on Sunday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

No Santa 5k Run/Walk Gathering, But People Can Still Have Fun

November 25, 2020 at 2:24 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S become a tradition at the Wetlands over the last number of years, but sadly the annual Tralee Santa 5k Fun Run will not be going ahead this December. The organisers made the decision following due to COVID-19 restrictions on mass gatherings, as the run attracted many hundreds of people […]

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Junior Locke of St Vincent de Paul at the Donation Centre in Monavalley. Photo by Dermot Crean

SVP Tralee Hopes For Public Support As They Face Busiest Christmas In Years

November 25, 2020 at 10:50 am 1 comment

2020 has been a year for forget for most people. It has brought hardship, poverty, isolation and loneliness, but it has also shown the power of community and nowhere has this been more evident than at St Vincent de Paul. With just a month to go to Christmas, Manager at the […]

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Launching John Cleary's latest book at Blennerville Windmill on Saturday were  Radio Kerry's Deirdre Walsh and John Cleary. Photo by Dermot Crean

John Cleary’s New Book Is A Picture Perfect Gift For Christmas

November 25, 2020 at 10:14 am Comments are Disabled

By Con Dennehy Top Kerry photographer John Cleary has a keen eye for catching day to day life in Kerry and has now produced some of his stunning images in his fifth book which is set to take Kerry by storm. Every Picture Tells A Story, is the latest gem […]

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Mercy Mounthawk Transition Years preparing for the annual fashion show. From left; Adam Dinner, Coren Hughes, Bríd O'Brien, Róisín Reidy, Anna Kerdzaia, Daisy Nowak and Thomas Maguire. Photo by Dermot Crean

COVID Can’t Stop Annual Mercy Mounthawk Fundraising Fashion Show

November 25, 2020 at 9:52 am Comments are Disabled

IN this most surreal of years, some things remain the same…well, sort of! The annual Mercy Mounthawk Fashion Show will return once again but, of course, it’s going to take place online due to COVID restrictions. “The theme of this year’s show is ‘Don’t Stop Me Now’. Reflective of the times we […]

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