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January Was A Good Month For New Car Sales In Kerry

February 2, 2023 at 10:15 am 0 comments

THERE was a rise in new car sales in Kerry last month compared to January 2022, according to the latest statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI). There were 624 new car registrations in the county in January compared to 558 in the same month in 2022, […]

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Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold In The Tralee Area In December

Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold In The Tralee Area In December

February 1, 2023 at 10:21 am 0 comments

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that there were 30 property sales in the Tralee area in December in transactions fetching a total of €6,796,125. The property that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs in December was […]

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Aidan O'Carroll of Avalanche Designs.

North Kerry Based Agency Nominated For Spider Award

January 31, 2023 at 8:58 am Comments are Disabled

A BALLYDUFF-BASED company has been nominated for a Spider Award. Founded in 1996, the Spiders are the most esteemed digital awards ceremony in Ireland. As the longest-running digital awards programme in Ireland, they are dedicated to recognising companies and individuals driving digital excellence in every aspect of their ethos. Avalanche, […]

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Information Evening In Tralee On Funding Available For Businesses In Kerry’s Coastal Communities

Information Evening In Tralee On Funding Available For Businesses In Kerry’s Coastal Communities

January 28, 2023 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

AN information evening on funding opportunities available to businesses in Kerry’s coastal communities will take place on Tuesday, February 7 at 6.30pm in The Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee. People are invited to come along to learn how businesses in Kerry’s coastal communities can apply for funding through the Brexit Blue Economy Enterprise Development […]

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Work Commences On Delivering High-Speed Broadband In Ballyheigue, Castlegregory And Kilgarvan Areas

Work Commences On Delivering High-Speed Broadband In Ballyheigue, Castlegregory And Kilgarvan Areas

January 27, 2023 at 10:27 am Comments are Disabled

NATIONAL Broadband Ireland (NBI) today announced that construction has commenced to deliver high-speed broadband to almost 3,000 premises in the Kilgarvan and Castlegregory deployment areas and almost 1,500 premises in the Ballyheigue deployment area. Customers there will soon be able to order or pre-order a high-speed fibre broadband connection on […]

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Ogie Sheehy, ViClarity and Lorraine Hopkins, Enable Ireland

ViClarity Charity Campaign Raises €2,000 For Enable Ireland Kerry Services

January 26, 2023 at 9:42 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE-BASED company, ViClarity, concluded its annual charity campaign last week raising €2,000. The ViClarity team completed their scheduled events and challenges to raise funds in aid of local charity Enable Ireland Kerry, Children’s Services. The ViClarity team undertook a number of challenges in the run-up to Christmas, including a detox […]

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Extra Flights To Alicante From Kerry Airport This Spring

Extra Flights To Alicante From Kerry Airport This Spring

January 20, 2023 at 9:25 am Comments are Disabled

SUN worshippers flying from Kerry Airport will be delighted with the news that there will be additional flights to Alicante from Kerry Airport from March 27. Flights to the popular Spanish holiday destination will operate three times a week for the summer season on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays until the […]

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Argos To Cease Operations Around Ireland

Argos To Cease Operations Around Ireland

January 19, 2023 at 11:20 am Comments are Disabled

ARGOS is to close its outlets in Ireland, including the branch at the Horan Centre in Tralee. Over 400 staff members around Ireland were told the news this morning that the company, which is owned by Sainsburys, will cease trading at the stores and online by June 24, but some […]

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The first FSG Emerald Award for Sustainability in the world goes to The Rose Hotel in  Tralee. Pictured were L/R : , Mike O’Shea , Michele King , Odran Lucey , Mark Sullivan , Fiona Conway  and David Fitzgerald  . Seated Orla Greaney and Mary Lynch ..
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The Rose Hotel Achieves Emerald Award For Sustainability

January 18, 2023 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

THE first FSG Emerald Award for Sustainability in the world has been awarded to The Rose Hotel, Tralee, by environmental educational company Fifty Shades Greener. Odran Lucey, the hotel’s Green Manager and Executive Head Chef has been described by the company as a force of nature when it comes to leading […]

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John Mulhern.

Kerry Stakeholders Urged To Make Submissions To Regional Airports Programme Review

January 10, 2023 at 5:00 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Department of Transport recently invited interested parties to put forward any opportunities they wish to be considered for inclusion in the upcoming mid-term review of the Regional Airports Programme 2021-2025. Consideration may be given to reinstating the Public Service Obligation contract on route between Kerry and Dublin Airports as […]

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Here’s How Many New Cars Were Sold In Kerry Last Year

Here’s How Many New Cars Were Sold In Kerry Last Year

January 4, 2023 at 11:04 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were 2,281 new car sales in Kerry last year according to the latest statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI), up 2.6% on the 2021 figure of 2,223. December saw just three new car sales compared to 18 in 2021. Nationally, there were 105,253 new car […]

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Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold In The Tralee Area In November

Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold In The Tralee Area In November

January 3, 2023 at 11:31 am Comments are Disabled

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that there were 21 property sales in the Tralee area in November in transactions fetching a total of €4,686,767. The property that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs in November was […]

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Sponsored: AC Dual Treatment Is Effective For Acne Problems

Sponsored: AC Dual Treatment Is Effective For Acne Problems

December 24, 2022 at 9:22 am Comments are Disabled

Mary O’Donnell of the Cosmetic and Hair Restoration Clinic at the Bon Secours Hospital says the AC Dual treatment there is very effective for acne problems… Acne can be such a sore painful condition and I know how distressing a skin condition can be. The most important thing with any […]

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Sponsored: Stay Safe While Driving Home For Christmas

Sponsored: Stay Safe While Driving Home For Christmas

December 23, 2022 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

IT really is the most wonderful time of the year, when people from all corners of the country make their way down home to Kerry to celebrate Christmas. The good folks at Assess Ireland want everyone to keep safe on the roads this festive season, wherever they are travelling, so […]

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Mounthawk Montessori Creates A Winter Wonderland To Help Out Charity

Mounthawk Montessori Creates A Winter Wonderland To Help Out Charity

December 17, 2022 at 12:43 pm Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL business has created an amazing ‘Winter Wonderland’ display in aid of St. Vincent De Paul. People visiting Mounthawk Montessori & Busy Bees Nursery Childcare can leave donations of essential non-perishable goods and toys wrapped and labelled with the age suitability. “We hope that our lights inspire happiness and […]

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Pictured with their award is John Harty of Dairymaster with Minister Simon Harris TD and NAO Director, Dr Mary Liz Trant.

Dairymaster Wins ‘Diversity In The Workplace’ Award

December 16, 2022 at 1:32 pm Comments are Disabled

CAUSEWAY-BASED Dairymaster scooped the ‘Diversity in the Workplace’ title at Generation Apprenticeship Employer of the Year Awards. Dairymaster won the prestigious award at the 2022 Generation Apprenticeship Employer of the Year Awards which was presented by Simon Harris TD, Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science at […]

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Junior Locke of St Vincent De Paul with Shane Walsh, Ireland Division Head of JRI America and the donations from staff.

Over €3,000 Of Toys Donated By Staff At JRI America

December 16, 2022 at 9:27 am Comments are Disabled

STAFF at a company in Tralee have shown their generosity again this year by making a large donation to a local charity. Junior Locke of St Vincent De Paul called to JRI America at Kerry Technology Park this week where staff donated €3,000 euro worth of toy gifts and vouchers […]

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Sponsored: Enjoy Food And Fun During The Festive Season At The Ashe Hotel

Sponsored: Enjoy Food And Fun During The Festive Season At The Ashe Hotel

December 14, 2022 at 1:55 pm Comments are Disabled

WALK through a welcoming festive arch, greeted by Christmas trees and twinkling lights and festive cheer…it’s Christmas at The Ashe Hotel! Celebrate the festive season in glamour and decadence at The Ashe Hotel with their festive dining available until the 23rd December. Indulge in the culinary delights of the season […]

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Kerry Airport Prepares For A Busy Christmas Period

Kerry Airport Prepares For A Busy Christmas Period

December 13, 2022 at 1:18 pm Comments are Disabled

THOUSANDS of passengers will travel through Kerry Airport over Christmas on flights from London, Manchester, Frankfurt Hahn and Dublin. Ryanair already operates a twice-weekly service to Manchester on Wednesdays and Sundays with three additional flights set to operate over the festive season on December 22 and 29 and January 5. […]

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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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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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Chamber CEO Says Tralee Had A Remarkable 2022 For Events

Chamber CEO Says Tralee Had A Remarkable 2022 For Events

November 29, 2022 at 11:28 am Comments are Disabled

THE Chief Executive of Tralee Chamber said the town welcomed huge crowds for a number of events this year, with many more to visit over the Christmas season. Colette O’Connor made her comments on Friday last as business leaders and politicians gathered to celebrate the achievements of Tralee Chamber over […]

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James Sugrue and Teresa Higgins Walker of Lee Strand and Aisling Foley of The Rose Hotel at the Tralee Chamber Alliance President's Lunch at The Rose Hotel on Friday afternoon. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Over 150 Attend Inaugural Tralee Chamber President’s Lunch

November 26, 2022 at 9:56 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a fantastic support from the business community for the Inaugural Tralee Chamber President’s lunch on Friday in The Rose Hotel. Business leaders, key political decision makers and stakeholders gather to celebrate the achievements of the Tralee Chamber, while looking forward to building a bigger and better Tralee in […]

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18.11.2022 Repro Free : 
Bon Secours Hospital Tralee to be new health partner to Kerry GAA . 
 Bon Secours Hospital Tralee (BSHT) is to be the new health partner to Kerry GAA (KGAA) following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding, it has been announced at the Kerry GAA Centre of Excellence in Currans . Pictured were :  Rosalie Stack, Physiotherapy Manager, Bon Secours Hospital , Patrick O’Sullivan, Chairman of Kerry GAA and  TJ O’Connor, CEO of Bon Secours Hospital  .
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Bon Secours Hospital Tralee to be new health partner to Kerry GAA

18th November 2022: Bon Secours Hospital Tralee (BSHT) is to be the new health partner to Kerry GAA (KGAA) following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding, it has been announced.
Under this Memorandum of Understanding (‘MOU’), KGAA and BSHT will collaborate across a range of mutually beneficial areas.  This collaboration will include our elite players having access to Physiotherapy Services, certain diagnostic testing, DEXA scans and other diagnostics as required.  The collaboration will also include BSHT basing their Physiotherapy Out-Patient Service in the Currans Centre of Excellence along with other office based staff.  
The document was signed on behalf of the Bon Secours Hospital Tralee by Mr TJ O’Connor, CEO and on behalf of the KGAA by Kerry GAA Chairman, Mr Patrick O’Sullivan. The partnership has been agreed initially until 2027 and both the hospital and the KGAA are keen to see this partnership develop into a longer-term relationship. 

Mr TJ O’Connor, CEO of Bon Secours Hospital Tralee, welcomed the agreement and said: “Bon Secours Tralee is very happy to sign this MOU with Kerry GAA.  When Liam Lynch first approached us with his vision for this partnership arrangement, we immediately embraced the concept and are delighted to bring it to fruition. We look forward to sharing our state of the art facilities and people with our elite GAA athletes over the coming years for the ultimate benefit of our GAA teams in Kerry”. 
Mr Patrick O’Sullivan, Chairman of Kerry GAA said that the new agreement will be of great benefit to KGAA saying “having access to the facilities, services and people in the Bon Secours Hospital Tralee for our elite GAA teams is an imperative in the modern game.  Quick access to diagnostic testing and scanning plays a critical role in facilitating early diagnosis, rehabilitation and return to play.  Having this speedy access to these services and the range of specialist at the Bon Secours Hospital Tralee will ensure that our players receive the best possible care and are back on the pitch as soon as possible.  This is hugely important to us and we look forward to developing and expanding our partnership with BSHT over the coming years”. 
Ms Rosalie Stack, Physiotherapy Manager, Bon Secours Hospital Tralee said “this is a really exciting opportunity for the Physiotherapy Department in BSHT.  We look forward to recruiting some additional staff and working collaboratively with KGAA in the months and years ahead”. 
Mr Liam Lynch, Vice Chairman, Kerry GAA said “this partnership arrangement with BSHT is the first of its kind for a County Board in Ireland.  We are excited and delighted that we have been able to make this innovative proposal a reality”.        
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Editor’s Note:
Founded by the Bon Secours sisters in 1921, Bon Secours Hospital Tralee has grown significantly since its establishment and is now at the forefront of healthcare in the Kerry community. The hospital is one of five nationally within the Bon Secours Health System which is the largest private healthcare provider in Ireland. 
The hospital is accredited by JCI, reflecting state of the art healthcare practices and delivery trends. In addition, it is an affiliated training site for student nurses and medical students. Bon Secours Tralee is an integral part of the Kerry community and provides many services with and on behalf of the local public hospital.  It works with several local partners including the Tralee Branch of Irish Red Cross, NEWKD Social Enterprise and Recovery Haven Kerry to provide vital community services.

Bon Secours Hospital Tralee To Be New Health Partner To Kerry GAA

November 18, 2022 at 3:08 pm Comments are Disabled

BON Secours Hospital Tralee (BSHT) will be the new health partner to Kerry GAA following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding. Under this Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), Kerry GAA and BSHT will collaborate across a range of mutually beneficial areas. This collaboration will include players having access to Physiotherapy […]

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Nathan McDonnell

Inaugural Tralee Chamber President’s Lunch To Be Held This Month

November 14, 2022 at 12:17 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber will host the inaugural Tralee Chamber President’s lunch on Friday, November 25 in The Rose Hotel. Guests of honour and keynote speakers include, Minister for Education, Norma Foley TD and Group Internal Communications Director for Kerry Group, Tony Bergin. Business leaders, key political decision makers and stakeholders will […]

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Representative from CH Tralee with the Retail Excellence Award on Saturday night.

CH Tralee Wins At Retail Excellence Awards

November 13, 2022 at 2:29 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was a Tralee winner at the AIB Merchant Services Retail Excellence Awards 2022. CH Tralee won the Pharmacy & Health Store of the Year 2022 at the awards held in the Galmont Hotel, Galway last night. CH Tralee was one of 30 Irish Businesses shortlisted for the Retail Excellence Awards 2022 which have […]

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Kerry Maintains Ireland’s Leading Sustainable Tourism Destination In Top 30 Global Index 

Kerry Maintains Ireland’s Leading Sustainable Tourism Destination In Top 30 Global Index 

November 11, 2022 at 6:35 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY has maintained it’s #13 ranking within the Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS-Index) Top 30, positioning the county as Ireland’s leading Sustainable Tourism destination, and number six in Europe out of 65 destinations, across the world. The GDS-Index is the world’s leading sustainability performance benchmarking and improvement programme, designed to […]

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James O'Donoghue with the antique clocks gracing his pharmacy window in Boherbee. Photo by Dermot Crean

James Takes Time To Brighten Up Window Display At Boherbee Business

November 9, 2022 at 4:51 pm Comments are Disabled

IF you’re passing Boherbee over the coming days, it’s worth taking the time to have a look at the window display in O’Donoghue’s Pharmacy. James O’Donoghue decided to brighten up the shopfront by putting 10 antique clocks in there to encourage people to “take time to reflect on your health”. […]

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The launch of Christmas In Tralee at the Island of Geese. Photo by Dermot Crean

Details Of A Magical Christmas In Tralee Launched

November 8, 2022 at 1:03 pm 1 comment

TRALEE Chamber in partnership with Kerry County Council today revealed their Christmas calendar of events which includes a host of fantastic family entertainment. Christmas in Tralee will officially begin on Saturday, November 26 when the Christmas lights are switched on by the Mayor of Tralee Cllr Mikey Sheehy and special […]

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Nicole McEllistrim (right) of the Cosmetic and Hair Restoration Clinic, accepts the Hi Style Award from Amanda Brunker.

PHOTOS: Tralee Winners At The Hi Style Awards 2022

November 7, 2022 at 3:55 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were Tralee winners announced at the Hi Style Awards 2022 last weekend in Cork. Maureen McCarthy of Brush N Blush, based in Milk Market Lane, won Hi’s Most Stylish Wedding Supplier 2022 at the Cointreau sponsored awards on Saturday night at the Clayton Silver Springs Hotel. Meanwhile, the Cosmetic […]

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