Archive for December, 2022

Callum and Hannah O'Halloran posting their letters in the Tralee Rotary Club's Santa's Postbox on Saturday in The Square. Also included are Grace O'Donnell, John Moriarty, Michael Lynch, Catherine and Harry Hynes and Tralee Rotary President Michael Slattery. Photo by Dermot Crean

Post Your Santa Letter In Special Tralee Rotary Postbox In The Square

December 5, 2022 at 12:10 pm Comments are Disabled

ONCE again, the Rotary Club of Tralee, with the help of Santa and his elves, have a special Santa Mailbox in The Square during December. Children Callum and Hannah O’Halloran were first to post their letters to Santa on Saturday in the Square. “Rotary is an International organisation and we […]

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Amy Byrne, Lizzie Hayes, Nikki Breen and Kelly Herlihy enjoying the Pitman Training and Flúirse Christmas Party at Kirby's Brogue Inn on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Saturday Night Christmas Party Time At The Brogue And The Ashe

December 4, 2022 at 11:59 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of Christmas Party Nights is brought to you by AIB Tralee… TRALEE was a busy place to be on Saturday night as people from all over the town and far beyond came to party. The hotels, bars and restaurants were packed as revellers enjoyed a well-deserved night out […]

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Minister Norma Foley with Bríd Nic Gearailt and Mary Wallace of Derryquay NS and pupils Édana Kingston, Dylan Passway and Jayden Sinnott holding a biscuit cake, the recipe for which came from Minister Foley herself. Photo by Dermot Crean

Wonderful Recipes In New Cookbook From Derryquay School Community

December 4, 2022 at 11:13 am Comments are Disabled

MINISTER Norma Foley was on hand to officially launch Derryquay National School’s ‘Let’s Cook’ cookbook on Saturday morning. ‘Let’s Cook’ is a collection of recipes from Derryquay’s families and friends. With over 140 recipes, this cookbook offers plenty of choice from breakfast, lunch, dinner, desserts and baking, to international recipes […]

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Vanessa McDermott, Eilish O'Regan, Francis Kelly, Claire Kelly and Clara Ryan from Leahys Pharmacy at the Ballygarry Estate Christmas Party Night on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Ballygarry ‘Top Gun’ Themed Party Night To Take Your Breath Away

December 4, 2022 at 10:47 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of Christmas Party Nights is brought to you by AIB Tralee… REVELLERS took the highway to the partyzone last night as Ballygarry Estate hosted a fantastic ‘Top Gun/Maverick’-themed Christmas soirée. Padraig McGillicuddy, Thys Vogels and Niall Daly took the 320 guests breath away, greeting them in full aviator […]

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Tralee Boxing Club News

Tralee Boxing Club News

December 3, 2022 at 6:21 pm Comments are Disabled

Tralee Boxing Club has some new rising stars on the horizon after a fantastic  weekend of boxing in Cork. The club had two wins out of two fights at last weekend’s third round of the John Mahon Tournament held in Northside Boxing Club in Cork City. A very successful tournament […]

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Kerry Player Scoops €50,000 In Euromillions Raffle Draw

Kerry Player Scoops €50,000 In Euromillions Raffle Draw

December 3, 2022 at 2:17 pm Comments are Disabled

THE owner of a Euromillions ticket bought in Kerry is €50,000 richer today. Ten players from all over the country scooped €50,000 each in the Ireland Only Raffle which was the sixth of twelve draws in the National Lottery’s ’12 Draws of Christmas’ promotion. One of the tickets was bought […]

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Suzanne Dowling, Sharon O'Keeffe, Leanne Ryan and Irene Daly at the Kerry County Council Sports and Social Club Christmas party at Lotties in The Ashe Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Enjoying Christmas Parties In The Ashe And The Brogue

December 3, 2022 at 11:14 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s Christmas Party Night coverage is brought to you by AIB Tralee… THE parties are in full swing around Tralee this weekend and it’s great to see people out enjoying the festive season, fully free of restrictions for the first time in three years. We visited The Ashe Hotel and […]

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Susan Sugrue, Clodagh Foley, Linda Dennehy and Kerry McCord at the Scoil Eoin staff Christmas party in The Rose Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Style From Christmas Party Night In The Rose Hotel

December 3, 2022 at 11:14 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s Christmas Party Nights coverage is brought to you by AIB Tralee… IT’S that time of the year again! There’s definitely a buzz around the town this past week, especially since the Christmas lights were switched on. The first weekend in December is always a hectic one for hotels, bars […]

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Know Your Rights: Eligibility For The Christmas Bonus

Know Your Rights: Eligibility For The Christmas Bonus

December 3, 2022 at 11:13 am Comments are Disabled

Know Your Rights has been compiled by Kerry Citizens Information Service which provides a free and confidential service to the public… Q. I am in receipt of a weekly social welfare payment and I am wondering if I will  get the  Christmas Bonus? A. In general the Christmas Bonus is […]

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Sponsored: Gift Voucher Ideas For The Cosmetic And Hair Restoration Clinic

Sponsored: Gift Voucher Ideas For The Cosmetic And Hair Restoration Clinic

December 3, 2022 at 11:12 am Comments are Disabled

Mary O’Donnell of the Cosmetic And Hair Restoration Clinic says vouchers are a great present for the person who has everything… CHRC at the Bon Secours Hospital Tralee are the only providers of Skinade in Kerry. Skinade is the World’s No.1 award winning collagen drink. It comes in a 30-day […]

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Finnegan On Films: Family Movies, Comedy And Drama On The Box Tonight

Finnegan On Films: Family Movies, Comedy And Drama On The Box Tonight

December 3, 2022 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

Our movie guy, James Finnegan, has some distractions from the World Cup drama today… It is obvious that there are going to be plenty of shocks, surprises, highs and lows, but that’s enough about the World Cup – let’s see what’s on offer for the film viewers today. One of […]

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Radio Kerry Launches Its Own Christmas Radio Station

Radio Kerry Launches Its Own Christmas Radio Station

December 2, 2022 at 5:15 pm Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry has launched ‘Radio Kerry Christmas’, the new online-only Christmas radio station playing nothing but Christmas Music. Radio Kerry Christmas is an automated Christmas radio station that will operate over the Christmas season playing Christmas music and songs 24 hours a day. The station will be available online, on the […]

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Artist Maree O'Connor with Paul Hanrahan and David Buttimer of Action Lesotho at Maree's art sale/exhibition at The Daily Grind on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Maree’s Art Exhibition/Sale At Daily Grind Cafe To Help Charity

December 2, 2022 at 4:00 pm Comments are Disabled

A SELECTION of paintings from a local artist are being exhibited in a cafe over the coming week, with all proceeds from sales going to Tralee-based charity Action Lesotho. Maree O’Connor was joined by friends and representatives from Action Lesotho, Paul Hanrahan and David Buttimer, at the launch of the […]

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Kerry’s Live Register Figure Increases 35% In Past 12 Months

Kerry’s Live Register Figure Increases 35% In Past 12 Months

December 2, 2022 at 3:31 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Live Register figures for Kerry saw a 35% increase since November 2021, the highest in the country during that period according to statistics from the Central Statistics Office. There were 7,943 people signing on last month in the county, up from 5,862 in November 2021. In Tralee there were […]

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Launching this year's Bill Kirby Memorial Walk in aid of Kerry Hospice were, in front; Maura Sullivan, Ciss O'Connor, Mary Shanahan and Michael Fox O'Connor. Back from left; Sergeant Eileen O'Sullivan, Fiona Kirby of Kirby's Brogue Inn, Mark Hussey of Cara Credit Union and Mike Moriarty. Photo by Dermot Crean

Get Active Over Christmas At The Bill Kirby Memorial Walk For Kerry Hospice

December 2, 2022 at 1:47 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S that time of the year again to think about your Christmas diary and what to do in that lazy week between Christmas Day and New Year’s when no-one knows what day it is. Well if you want to get active and walk off the turkey and ham, the annual […]

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Paudie Lynch with his painting 'Watch The Birdie' at the Tralee Art Group 'Light' exhibition at Tralee Library on Thursday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Wonderful Talent On Display At Tralee Art Group’s New Exhibition

December 2, 2022 at 10:27 am Comments are Disabled

STUNNING paintings adorned the walls in Tralee Library on Thursday evening for the opening of Tralee Art Group’s ‘Light’ Exhibition. There was a great turnout for the event as artist Clem O’Keeffe welcomed all to the Group’s first in-person exhibition since before the Covid pandemic. She introduced Niamh Doyle, Executive […]

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Graduates Jane Smith and Shauna O'Shea (Hairdressing) at the Kerry College Graduation Ceremony in The Brandon Hotel on Thursday afternoon. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Graduation Day Arrives For Kerry College Class Of 2022

December 1, 2022 at 5:04 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY College of Further Education and Training held its graduation in the Brandon Hotel on Thursday, the first in person graduation since Kerry College was established by Kerry Education and Training Board in 2019. Over 500 graduates from Kerry College’s Clash, Denny Street, Killorglin, Listowel and Monavalley campuses along with […]

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Roger Harty with Mercy Moyderwell pupils Darragh O'Connor, Rohan Binumon and Fionn Clancy at Roger Harty Opticians on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Roger Helps Moyderwell Pupils Focus On BT Young Scientists Project

December 1, 2022 at 4:06 pm Comments are Disabled

A GROUP of pupils from Moyderwell Mercy primary school received some expert tuition on Wednesday as they prepare to visit Dublin in January for a prestigious science event next month. Some pupils from sixth class at the school are taking their project on optical illusions to the BT Young Scientist […]

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New Car Sales In Kerry Slightly Up So Far This Year Compared To 2021

New Car Sales In Kerry Slightly Up So Far This Year Compared To 2021

December 1, 2022 at 1:59 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were 23 new car sales in Kerry last month according to the latest statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI), down 23% on the November 2021 total of 30. So far this year 2,278 new cars have been sold in Kerry, up 3.3% on the first […]

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The Robocobra Quartet.

Two Acclaimed Music Acts At ClubHeadBangBang Tonight

December 1, 2022 at 12:40 pm Comments are Disabled

ClubHeadBangBang at The Greyhound Bar is celebrating its 18th birthday tonight with a concert by two acclaimed music artists. Music fans can sample a shot of ethereal electronica from Fears followed by a cocktail of post-punk, jazz, spoken word and noise rock from The Robocobra Quartet. Robocobra Quartet has a rule: […]

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Dermot Crowley.

Dermot Shortlisted For National Volunteer Award

December 1, 2022 at 12:09 pm Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL man who has dedicated almost a decade to volunteering with the cancer charity that has supported him through his own cancer journey has been nominated for a national volunteering award. Dermot Crowley from the Spa was nominated by his colleagues at Recovery Haven Kerry for the annual Volunteer […]

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Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In October

Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In October

December 1, 2022 at 9:42 am Comments are Disabled

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that there were 30 property sales in the Tralee area in October in transactions fetching a total of €5,824,890. The property that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs in October was […]

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