Archive for October 7th, 2021

Launching the Kerry Hospice/Samaritans Cycle were, from left; Bridie O'Callaghan, Michael Mannix, Kerry O'Connell, Pat Sullivan, Maura Sullivan and Mary Shanahan. Photo by Dermot Crean

Still Time To Register For Cycle Fundraiser This Saturday

October 7, 2021 at 4:11 pm Comments are Disabled

CYCLISTS of all abilities still have time to join a special charity cycle this Saturday to help two great organisations. The 125km and 75km cycles from the John Mitchels GAA Club on October 9 will benefit the Kerry Branch of the Samaritans and Kerry Hospice Foundation. The A Leisure Route […]

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Planned Walkway From Cockleshell To Spa Goes To Public Consultation Next Week

October 7, 2021 at 1:56 pm Comments are Disabled

PLANS for a new walkway/cycleway from Cockleshell Road to the Spa will go to public consultation from next Thursday, October 14. The new walkway would link with the current tarmacademed route from Cockleshell, all the way down to the Marina, creating a scenic pedestrian and cycle friendly facility along the […]

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Diocese Of Kerry To Host Webinar During Mission Month

Diocese Of Kerry To Host Webinar During Mission Month

October 7, 2021 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

TO celebrate Mission Month, the Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation Committee of the Diocese of Kerry, is hosting a webinar on Thursday, October 21, at 8pm via zoom. ‘We Cannot Remain Silent’ will feature speakers Sr. Orla Treacy, Fr. Tim Galvin from Brosna and Julieann Moran, Missio Ireland. They will be […]

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Five Kerry Enterprises To Receive Funding

Five Kerry Enterprises To Receive Funding

October 7, 2021 at 10:30 am Comments are Disabled

FIVE Kerry enterprises are among 24 nationwide sharing €9.3m in funding under the Regional Enterprise Transition (RET) Scheme. The fund aims to support regional enterprises and encourage entrepreneurial activity, particularly to those affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. The five Kerry companies awarded funding under this tranche of the scheme are: […]

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Christmas Panto Returns To Siamsa Tíre This December

Christmas Panto Returns To Siamsa Tíre This December

October 7, 2021 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

AFTER a break of two years, it looks like Christmas in Tralee will really be back to normal this December as the panto at Siamsa Tíre is set to return. Oliver Hurley Productions will deliver the timeless classic ‘Cinderella’ and, like all other years, it’s sure to be a sell-out […]

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At the presentation of books to the Kerry Intervention and Disability Services at Killarney Library this week were: l-r: Tommy O’Connor (County Librarian), Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Cllr Jimmy Moloney, Katie Cournane-Friel (KIDS) and Eamon Browne (Killarney Library)

Tralee Centre To Receive Books From Kerry Library

October 7, 2021 at 9:32 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Library is to present sets of books to centres in Tralee, Listowel and Killarney for the benefit of children who attend Kerry Intervention and Disabilities Services. This has been made possible with Dormant Accounts funding matched with a contribution from Kerry County Council. The centres benefitting are the North […]

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NO REPRO FEE 4/10/2021 Pictured at the launch of the Netwatch Family Carer of the Year Awards are Shauna Tighe, former Dublin Young Carer of the Year, and Mick Galwey, Netwatch Brand Ambassador and Ireland rugby legend. Throughout Ireland, family carers dedicate themselves to providing remarkable levels of care in the home to loved ones, relatives and family friends with additional needs. With the pandemic, it has never been more important to recognise family carers and the selfless work they have done to protect those they care for. The Netwatch Family Carer of the Year Awards will honour Ireland’s hidden frontline and we need your help to identify these amazing family carers through nominations. To nominate, simply visit www.familycarers.ie. Closing date is October 22nd! PHOTO: Mark Stedman

Call For Kerry Nominations For Family Carer Of The Year Awards

October 7, 2021 at 9:11 am Comments are Disabled

FAMILY Carers Ireland has launched a nationwide call for nominations for its Netwatch ‘Family Carer of the Year Awards’. The national charity is calling on members of the public, particularly from Kerry, to help shine a light on Ireland’s forgotten frontline by nominating family carers and young carers they know […]

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