Archive for August, 2021

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Council Invites Applications For Streetscape Enhancement Scheme

August 19, 2021 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council is inviting applications for funding under the Streetscape Enhancement Scheme which was recently announced by the Department of Rural and Community Development under the Town and Village Renewal Scheme. Under the pilot scheme, as part of Our Rural Future – Ireland’s Rural Development Policy 2021-2025, the Council […]

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The Range To Create 80 Jobs At New Manor West Store

The Range To Create 80 Jobs At New Manor West Store

August 19, 2021 at 9:16 am 1 comment

A COMPANY is to create 80 jobs at a new store in Manor West later this year. The Range, a home, garden and leisure retailer, will begin recruitment for the full and part-time positions next month. The new outlet will be located in the former Debenhams unit at Manor West Shopping […]

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Contractor Appointed To Carry Out Remedial Works At River Bank In Listowel

Contractor Appointed To Carry Out Remedial Works At River Bank In Listowel

August 18, 2021 at 3:07 pm Comments are Disabled

A CONTRACTOR has been appointed to carry out remedial works along the northern bank of the River Feale in Listowel which has seen erosion resulting in the collapse of a section of elevated bank slope back in February of last year. This collapse threatened the structural stability of a number […]

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Sponsored: Fitzgibbon Interiors To Hold Annual Stove Day This Saturday

August 18, 2021 at 2:49 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Fitzgibbon Interiors Annual Stove Day in association with Henley Stoves takes place this Saturday 21st of August in our Manor West and Curraheen showrooms. Pop in store and speak with a Henley Stoves expert who will be on hand to give advice on the perfect stove model for your […]

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Tralee Man To Deliver Webinar On Wild Birds Of The Maharees And Castlegregory

Tralee Man To Deliver Webinar On Wild Birds Of The Maharees And Castlegregory

August 18, 2021 at 1:54 pm Comments are Disabled

MAHAREES Conservation Association will host a one-hour webinar to celebrate the wild birds that depend on the coast of Maharees and Castlegregory, on Sunday August 22 at 7pm. The webinar which is funded by the Community Water Development Fund and the Kerry County Council Community Support Fund, will take place […]

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Competition To Win €6,000 Bathroom Renovation Launched In Aid Of Little Rose

August 18, 2021 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL company has donated an amazing prize to help a campaign for a young Ballymac girl. O’Sullivan Bathroom Renovations, based in Liber House, Monavalley, have generously donated a €6,000 Bathroom Design and Renovation for the winner of the competition, where people can buy tickets to enter. All proceeds will […]

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Department Of Heritage To Conduct Review Of Tralee Courthouse

Department Of Heritage To Conduct Review Of Tralee Courthouse

August 17, 2021 at 1:37 pm 2 comments

THE Department of Heritage are conducting a review of Tralee’s historic courthouse and their views will be communicated to the OPW and the Courts Service. The Courts Service has signalled it wishes to construct a new court complex in Tralee, rather than invest in the existing building on Ashe Street, with […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry v Tyrone Tickets On Public Sale Today

August 17, 2021 at 10:43 am 1 comment

TICKETS for the Kerry v Tyrone All-Ireland SFC semi-final will go on public sale today. The match will be played on Saturday, August 28 in Croke Park (throw-in time yet to be confirmed) and the public will have a chance to purchase tickets online at 12 noon by clicking on […]

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Austin Stacks GAA Club News

August 17, 2021 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

NEW GENERATOR: Our newly purchased generator (to operate the pitch floodlights on the Nuns pitch) was installed in Connolly Pk on Friday last Aug 13th.  Thanks in particular to our Club Treasurer Mike Tangney for all his hard work with this project. We also say a sincere thanks to those […]

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Ardfert GAA Club News

Ardfert GAA Club News

August 17, 2021 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

SENIOR FOOTBALL We will face Castleisland Desmonds or Spa in Round 1 of the Intermediate Club Championship. Date & time to be confirmed. JUVENILES Please ensure your child completes the mandatory health questionnaire before each training session or game. Please check out our Facebook Page/Instagram/Twitter for all fixtures and photos […]

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Another Successful Heritage Weekend At Churchill Forge

Another Successful Heritage Weekend At Churchill Forge

August 16, 2021 at 5:03 pm Comments are Disabled

HERITAGE weekend was celebrated in style at the Churchill Forge and Museum on Saturday & Sunday last. Always a popular event with the local community and visitors this years event exceeded all expectations, both with the numbers attending and the varied programme arranged that seemed to appeal to people of […]

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Woman Dies After Road Traffic Collision On Tralee-Listowel Road

Woman Dies After Road Traffic Collision On Tralee-Listowel Road

August 16, 2021 at 3:51 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are currently at the scene of a fatal road traffic collision involving a car and a truck that occurred on the N69 Tralee-Listowel road, this afternoon at approximately 1:15pm near Pope’s Cross. A woman in her 20s, the driver of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene. The […]

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Na Gaeil GAA Club News

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

August 16, 2021 at 2:55 pm Comments are Disabled

Minors   Na Gaeil played John Mitchels in the Minor Central League Final in Strand road on Monday evening August 9th.  Na Gaeil struck first with a Kian Sheehan goal and some valuable points were added by Sean O’Connor and Sean Barrett. Mitchels struck back to lead 1-04 to 3-02 at […]

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Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

August 16, 2021 at 2:49 pm Comments are Disabled

LOTTO: Sponsored by Almas Takeaway, Milltown Here are the results for the Fortnightly Milltown-Castlemaine GAA Club Lotto Draw On Monday, August 9th, 2021 Jackpot €12,600 Lucky Numbers: 05 – 21 – 27 Bonus Ball: 29   Results: Unfortunately, there was no Jackpot or match 3 winner, checkout our lucky do-winner […]

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Birds Funfair To Open In Tralee This Wednesday

Birds Funfair To Open In Tralee This Wednesday

August 16, 2021 at 1:22 pm 1 comment

THE Birds Euroshow Funfair will commence in Tralee from this Wednesday. The funfair has already been to Killarney and Killorglin this summer and will return to the Brandon carpark until Sunday, August 29. Bird’s Euroshow Funfair says all COVID-19 measures and protocols will be adhered to and are in place […]

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U9 players taking time out during their training session

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

August 16, 2021 at 11:58 am Comments are Disabled

Kerry Petroleum Senior Club Championship Draw Group 1 Kerins O Rahillys Killarney Legion Austin Stacks Dingle NÓTAÍ NA mBAN U12 GIRLS STRAND ROAD BLUES TEAM Last Wednesday evening our girls made their debut in Strand Road’s main pitch when they met top of the league table,  Spa , Killarney in […]

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St Pats GAA Club News

St Pats GAA Club News

August 16, 2021 at 11:49 am Comments are Disabled

Club Lotto There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot of €7000 on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 01,06,08 & 12 The five €30 consolation prizes went 1.Maddi จG Rock Inn 2.Cathy Hogan Tonevane (Online) 3.Frank OกฏBrien Tonevane 4.Maryanne Lyons Kilkenny 5.Anne & Pat Williams จG Poff […]

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Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

August 16, 2021 at 11:43 am Comments are Disabled

Senior Team Junior Premier Championship The Kerry Petroleum Junior Premier Club Championship Round 1 between Ballymac and Listry will take place at a neutral venue. We do not have a time or a venue yet. The 1st Rd 1 winner drawn in Rd 2 will have home venue, while the 2nd Rd […]

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Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

August 16, 2021 at 11:37 am Comments are Disabled

Win a House in Killarney: #YOURKEYTOTHEKINGDOM When you buy online at https://www.kerrygaa.ie/winahouseinkerry/ nominate Tralee Parnells Hurling and Camogie Club and your club and the club is also in with a chance to win prizes. https://www.facebook.com/WinaHouseWithKerryGAA/ https://www.instagram.com/winahousewithkerrygaa/ Record Numbers at Very Successful Tralee Parnells Cúl Camp: Our week of daily Cúl […]

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John Mitchels GAA Club News

August 16, 2021 at 11:32 am Comments are Disabled

UNDER 7 BOYS & GIRLS A great turnout for Sunday morning training was greeted by beautiful dry weather thankfully.  The boys and girls are making tremendous improvement with their skills and it’s a joy to watch.  Emphasis of training on this occasion was on kicking the ball. And training was concluded […]

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White-Tailed Eagles Released In Killarney National Park

White-Tailed Eagles Released In Killarney National Park

August 16, 2021 at 11:04 am Comments are Disabled

TWENTY-ONE White-Tailed (Sea) Eagle chicks were re-introduced to Ireland this weekend with some let free in Killarney National Park. Staff of the National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) at the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage, had been looking after the eagles since they came to Ireland from Norway […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Will Play That Semi-Final Against Tyrone

August 15, 2021 at 7:21 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY will play their All-Ireland SFC semi-final against Tyrone on Saturday, 28 August, the GAA has announced this evening. The winners will proceed to a final against Mayo two weeks later on September 11. Earlier today, Chairman of the Kerry County Board, Tim Murphy issued a statement expressing the wish […]

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The Funky Femmes who swam in aid of Baile Mhuire at the finish of the Across The Bay Challenge swim at Fenit on Saturday morning. From left Caroline Corkery, Elaine Burrows Dillane, Aisling Brosnan and Sandra Martin. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Swimming Across The Bay To Fenit In Aid Of Great Causes

August 14, 2021 at 2:42 pm Comments are Disabled

AN amazing 51 swimmers took to the water on Saturday morning to swim from Derrymore to Fenit in the ‘Across The Bay Challenge’. Organised by Tralee Bay Swimming Club, the swim was held in aid of Fenit RNLI, but there were some individuals and groups raising funds for causes close […]

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Kerry lining up.

Tyrone Won’t Field Team For Next Saturday’s All-Ireland Semi-Final Against Kerry

August 14, 2021 at 2:09 pm Comments are Disabled

TYRONE GAA has issued a statement saying they are not in a position to field a team for next Saturday’s All-Ireland semi-final against Kerry. This could mean Kerry will face either Mayo or Dublin in the All-Ireland final which, it is assumed, will now take place on the original date […]

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Know Your Rights: Getting Your EU Digital COVID Certificate (DCC)

Know Your Rights: Getting Your EU Digital COVID Certificate (DCC)

August 14, 2021 at 12:35 pm 1 comment

Know Your Rights has been compiled by Kerry Citizens Information Service which provides a free and confidential service to the public… Question: I want to travel to the EU with my family this summer. How can I get my Digital COVID Certificate? Answer: Ireland has introduced the EU Digital COVID […]

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Finnegan On Films: Famous Franchises To The Fore On TV This Week

Finnegan On Films: Famous Franchises To The Fore On TV This Week

August 14, 2021 at 12:26 pm Comments are Disabled

Our movie guy, James Finnegan, picks some films for your viewing pleasure on RTE and TG4 this week… IT’S a bit of a ‘Boys Own’ selection of films this week, with plenty of action and adventure. Our selection begins in the now time honoured fashion with Harry Potter and the […]

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Cara Credit Union Helps Out St Vincent De Paul As Back To School Days Approach

Cara Credit Union Helps Out St Vincent De Paul As Back To School Days Approach

August 13, 2021 at 6:16 pm Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union is lending its support to St Vincent de Paul, as parents struggle with the increasing back to school costs. A survey carried out by the Irish League of Credit Union shows the overall spend on school items is up for both primary and secondary schools. The cost […]

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Tralee Woman Launches Stylish New Online Business

August 13, 2021 at 12:18 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE woman has invested over €50,000 in her new business which is billed as Ireland’s first intelligent fashion search engine. Stylist Shauna Cashell, who has an online audience of over 67,000, has launched www.StyleSearch.ie which has been designed to ‘make shopping easy’, helping its visitors to make inspired fashion choices […]

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Bus Éireann and TFI Local Link Kerry personnel with local tourism and development representatives on Dingle pier this week where they welcomed  new and enhanced bus services in Kerry, connecting Tralee with the Dingle Peninsula. The Bus Éireann route 275 and TFI Local Link route 277 now connects Tralee to Dingle and Dingle to Dunquin respectively, operating seven days a week and providing greater connectivity for the towns and villages along the route.



Front: Alan O'Connell, General Manager TFI Local Link Kerry; Paddy Kennedy and Bus Éireann driver Wayne Moriarty. Back: Bláithín McElligott, Local Link Programme Manager NTA; Fiona Connolly, Bus Éireann; Local Link Kerry Board Member Cllr Breandán Fitzgerald; Tom Fitzgerald, Dingle Hub Community Engagement Officer; and Caroline Boland of Dingle Peninsula Tourism Alliance. Photo by Declan Malone

New Enhanced Bus Services To Link Tralee With Dingle Peninsula

August 13, 2021 at 11:49 am Comments are Disabled

BUS Éireann and TFI Local Link Kerry have welcomed a new and enhanced bus services in Kerry, connecting Tralee with the Dingle Peninsula. The Bus Éireann route 275 and TFI Local Link route 277 will connect Tralee to Dingle and Dingle to Dunquin respectively, operating seven days a week providing […]

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Tralee LEA COVID Incidence Rate Above The National Average

Tralee LEA COVID Incidence Rate Above The National Average

August 13, 2021 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were 163 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Tralee Local Electoral Area in the 14 day period up to Monday, August 9, according to figures available on the Government’s COVID-19 data hub. This is a 14-day incidence rate of 493.4 per 100,000 of the population, is above the […]

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