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Here’s How Many New Cars Were Sold In Kerry In February

Here’s How Many New Cars Were Sold In Kerry In February

March 4, 2024 at 2:23 pm 0 comments

THERE was a significant rise in new car sales in Kerry last month compared to February 2023, according to the latest statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI). There were 364 new car registrations in the county in February compared to 285 in the same month in […]

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4.3.2024 : Repro Free : Twelve of Lee Strand’s top-quality farmers were recognised at the Lee Strand Milk Quality Awards for 2023.  Pictured were : Back L/R : Eric O'Brien , Lee Strand , Ronan Savage Lee Strand , John Murphy Lee Strand and Katie Noonan Lee Strand .
Front L;R Gearoid Linnane CEO Lee Strand , Overall winners were the Dillane family Kathleen Dillane , Paudie Dillane and Patrick Dillane from Knockanaha Tralee Co Kerry . 
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Lee Strand celebrates the Cream of the Crop at the               Lee Strand Milk Quality Awards 2023

Twelve of Lee Strand’s top-quality farmers gathered in Ballygarry House Hotel in Tralee recently for the Lee Strand Milk Quality Awards 2023. The annual awards celebrate the high standard of farming excellence on Lee Strand farms and recognises the farmers who produce the highest quality milk. Patrick Dillane from Knockanaha, in Tralee was announced as the prestigious winner of the Lee Strand Overall Milk Quality Award 2023.
 
Gearoid Linnane, CEO, Lee Strand congratulated each of the twelve-monthly award winners and this year’s overall winner for their dedication to excellence on their farms. He also mentioned the Lee Strand brand is renowned for its distinctive taste and freshness and thanked all Lee Strand farmers for their continued commitment to providing the best milk in Kerry.  

Lee Strand Milk Quality Awards 2023 Winners: 
JANUARY 		PATRICK DILLANE  Knockanaha, Tralee, Co Kerry.   
FEBRUARY 		ERIC & TINA O BRIEN – Doon, Tralee Co Kerry
MARCH 			TIM HORGAN - Knockanaha, Ballyroe, Tralee, Co Kerry.   
APRIL    			EDWARD BEHAN -Killahan, Abbeydorney, Tralee, Co Kerry
MAY   			JOHN SHANAHAN – Bawnboy, Tralee, Co Kerry
JUNE   			NIALL MASON – Ballinduganig, Tralee, Co Kerry
JULY 			IVAN GROVES – Ballyacke,y Kielduff, Tralee, Co Kerry
AUGUST  		JOHN & TOM SLATTERY – Lisloose, Tralee, Co Kerry
SEPTEMBER  		MICHEAL LEEN – Kilmore, Kielduff, Tralee, Co Kerry
OCTOBER 		FLORENCE MCCARTHY – Banna East, Ardfert, Tralee, Co Kerry
NOVEMBER 		BRIAN MADDEN -Rathanny, Tralee, Co Kerry
DECEMBER  		JAMES SCANLON – Kilmore, Kielduff, Tralee, Co Kerry

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PHOTOGRAPHY: Domnick Walsh (087 2672033) will syndicate photography from the awards ceremony.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Teresa Higgins-Walker (086 3943954), Marketing Manager, Lee Strand, Ballymullen, Tralee, Co. Kerry

PHOTOS: Lee Strand Presents Annual Milk Quality Awards

March 4, 2024 at 12:55 pm 0 comments

TWELVE of Lee Strand’s top-quality farmers gathered in Ballygarry House Hotel in Tralee recently for the Lee Strand Milk Quality Awards 2023. The annual awards celebrate the high standard of farming excellence on Lee Strand farms and recognises the farmers who produce the highest quality milk. Patrick Dillane from Knockanaha, […]

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Ronan Murray.

Tralee Man Appointed Managing Partner At EY Cork Office

March 1, 2024 at 9:18 am 0 comments

EY Ireland has announced the appointment of Tralee native Ronan Murray as EY Cork Office Managing Partner. Ronan will succeed John Higgins, who this summer will be retiring as Cork Managing Partner after more than 35 years with EY. Ronan Murray is a Corporate Finance (M&A) Partner in EY Ireland. […]

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ViClarity CEO Ogie Sheehy.

ViClarity Wins Insurance ERM Award

February 29, 2024 at 3:41 pm 0 comments

TRALEE-BASED company ViClarity had been named ‘ERM End-to-end Solution of the Year’ by InsuranceERM. InsuranceERM’s annual awards recognise the top companies across Europe in insurance risk management, actuarial and risk modeling practices, and leading service providers. InsuranceERM stated that they were very “impressed by ViClarity’s commitment to continuous improvement, customer […]

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

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

February 29, 2024 at 9:41 am 0 comments

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that there were 16 property sales in the Tralee area in January with transactions fetching a total of €3,618,000. The property that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs in January was […]

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20.2.2024 : Repro Free : Pictured in the Black Valley Co Kerry   : Joe Lavin, Hazel Casanova and TJ Malone, National Broadband Ireland (NBI), in
 Black Valley, Co. Kerry. Works are under way to install the NBI high-speed fibre broadband network in the remote location which is expected to be live in the second half of this year . 
Pictured is NBI alltec workers onsite blowing 1.8km of fibre optic cable into the Black Valley, Co. Kerry. Works are under way to install the NBI high-speed fibre broadband network in the remote location which is expected to be live in the second half of the year. Photo Dominic Walsh
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 Broadband Ireland (NBI), the company rolling out the National Broadband Plan (NBP) has today (Tuesday) hosted a media event in Black Valley as works are under way to install the NBI high-speed fibre broadband network in the remote location which is expected
 to be live in the second half of the year with residents already able to pre-order their connection.  The Black
 Valley in Kerry is a symbol of NBI’s mission that no area will be left behind no matter how rural or remote they are within Ireland .

Work Underway To Install High-Speed Broadband In Black Valley

February 20, 2024 at 3:27 pm Comments are Disabled

NATIONAL Broadband Ireland (NBI), the company rolling out the National Broadband Plan (NBP) has today hosted a media event in Black Valley as works are under way to install the NBI high-speed fibre broadband network in the remote location which is expected to be live in the second half of […]

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The MJ's Diner team at the awards ceremony in Tullamore last week.

MJ’s Diner Enjoys Success At Irish Takeaway Awards

February 16, 2024 at 12:04 pm Comments are Disabled

THE YesChef Irish Takeaway Awards 2024 took place last week and a Tralee business was among the prizewinners. Staff from MJ’s Diner in Clash travelled up to the award ceremony at the Tullamore Court Hotel on Tuesday, February 6, and it was well worth the trip. Up against food businesses from […]

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Back Row: L – R: Greta O’ Connell, Marzena Jegouzo, Keith Reen, Dan O’ Connor, Justyna Krawczyk, Kieran Corcoran (Owner & Managing Director), Shane O’ Callaghan (Financial Controller, Corcoran’s Furniture), Julian Gherman, Lily Atkinson, Chris Chandler, Nicola O’ Sullivan, Ronan O’ Shea, Jason Roche.
Front Row: L – R: Majella Corcoran (Owner), Elaine Buckley, Community Engagement Manager with Autism Assistance Dogs Ireland (AADI), Pamela Kelleher.
Willis the Ambassador Dog (AADI)

Corcoran’s Furniture Launches Charity Partnership With AADI

February 16, 2024 at 11:23 am Comments are Disabled

CORCORAN’S Furniture & Carpets Ltd. launched their charity of the year partnership with Autism Assistance Dogs Ireland (AADI) on Valentine’s Day. This is a landmark year for the company as they celebrate their 25th anniversary this August. In honour of this special year, Corcoran’s has partnered with their chosen charity […]

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THe Ashe Hotel IASI Gold winners.

The Ashe Hotel Earns Gold Award At IASI Awards

February 15, 2024 at 6:43 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Ashe Hotel are celebrating after winning Gold for accommodation standards and was one of three finalists in the Sustainability category at the Irish Accommodation Services Institute (IASI) Awards Ceremony that took place at the Slieve Russell Hotel in Cavan. The Gold Award symbolises the Ashe Hotel’s accommodation team continued […]

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Stephen Cotter, Interim CEO, CIE Tours, Marie Galvin and Padraig McGillicuddy, Ballygarry Estate Hotel and Spa, and Lorcan O’Connor, Group CEO of CIE.

Ballygarry Estate Hotel And Spa Wins CIE Tours Award

February 8, 2024 at 5:04 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY attractions received awards at the CIE Tours Awards of Excellence which took place in Dublin earlier this week. CIE Tours, the largest carrier of US visitors to Ireland every year presented its annual awards to the hoteliers and tourism experiences which achieved approval ratings of over 92% from the […]

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Denis O'Regan who won Sales Person Of The Year at the Chardwicks Caras Awards.

Tralee Man Receives Chadwicks Sales Person Of The Year Award

February 6, 2024 at 12:19 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE man was named Sales Person of the Year at Chadwicks Appreciation and Recognition Awards (CARAs) recently. The second annual Chadwicks Appreciation and Recognition Awards were held to celebrate and thank colleagues from across the business. Denis O’Regan from Chadwicks Tralee was named Sales Person of the Year. Recognised for […]

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Here’s How Many New Cars Were Sold In Kerry In January

Here’s How Many New Cars Were Sold In Kerry In January

February 1, 2024 at 2:52 pm Comments are Disabled

  THERE was a rise in new car sales in Kerry last month compared to January 2023, according to the latest statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI). There were 714 new car registrations in the county in January compared to 623 in the same month in […]

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

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

February 1, 2024 at 12:26 pm Comments are Disabled

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that there were 29 property sales in the Tralee area in December with transactions fetching a total of €12,635,000. The property that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs in December was […]

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Repro Free : Tralee Chamber Alliance, in association with AIB, Kerry Group and the IFA held a  ‘Building a Sustainable Agri Enterprise’ at The Meadowlands Hotel this week . Picture on the night were Tadhg Buckley IFA ,  Donal Whelton AIB , Collette O'Connor Tralee Chamber , Pat Murphy Kerry Group , Sarah Houlihan Radio Kerry  and Steven Stack AIB .  
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This insightful event will focus on charting a sustainable path for people in Agri Business.
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Successful Chamber Event On Agri-Business Held At The Meadowlands

January 27, 2024 at 9:46 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a good turnout at The Meadowlands Hotel on Wednesday night for a special event focussing on agribusiness. Tralee Chamber Alliance, in association with AIB, Kerry Group and the IFA  hosted the ‘Building a Sustainable Agri Enterprise’ event which focused on charting a sustainable path for people in Agri Business. […]

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he 2024 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year (EOY) programme is open for nominations today. Pictured, Eimear McCrann, Director, EY Entrepreneur Of The Year, Roger Wallace, Partner Lead for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year, Sam Moffett, managing director and founder of Moffett Automated Storage Ltd and EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2023, at the launch of the 2024 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year programme. Photograph: Naoise Culhane

Nominations From Kerry Wanted For 2024 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year

January 24, 2024 at 1:53 pm Comments are Disabled

THE 2024 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year (EOY) programme is open for nominations. Entrepreneurs from emerging, established, and international businesses operating across all industry sectors in Kerry are invited to submit their nominations between now and February 29. The theme for this year’s programme is The Trailblazers. 24 finalists will be […]

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Brendan O'Brien and Anne-Marie Fuller of Tralee Tidy Towns with Kevin McCarthy and Sandra Lynch of Garveys Supervalu at the Deposit Return Point in the Garveys Supervalu car park in Tralee. Photo by Dermot

Kerry Supermarkets Prepare For Introduction Of Deposit Return Scheme

January 23, 2024 at 3:30 pm 1 comment

LOCAL supermarkets in the town are preparing for the introduction of Ireland’s Deposit Return Scheme which goes live on February 1, 2024. From this date onwards, when consumers purchase a drink in a plastic bottle or aluminium can that features the Re-turn logo, they will pay a fully refundable deposit […]

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Tralee Chamber To Host Agri-Business Seminar Next Week

Tralee Chamber To Host Agri-Business Seminar Next Week

January 17, 2024 at 1:44 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber Alliance, in association with AIB, Kerry Group and the IFA will host ‘Building a Sustainable Agri Enterprise’ at The Meadowlands Hotel on Wednesday next, January 24 at 7.30pm. This insightful event will focus on charting a sustainable path for people in Agri Business. Explore innovative strategies, cutting-edge technologies, […]

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Laura Dillon and Linda O’Callaghan from CSG Accountants who attended the Network Ireland Kerry January event in The Rose Hotel, Tralee on Wednesday last. Photo: Michelle Breen Crean Photography

PHOTOS: Network Ireland Kerry Holds First Event Of 2024

January 15, 2024 at 3:41 pm Comments are Disabled

NETWORK Ireland Kerry got 2024 off to an incredible start to the year with the ‘Integrated Life in 2024’ event. Membership officer for Network Ireland Kerry, Helen O’Sullivan Murphy opened the event at the Rose Hotel last Wednesday and warmly welcomed all to a new and exciting year ahead. The […]

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Aileen and Patrick Hanley.

Hanleys Return To Kenmare To Take The Reins At The Lansdowne Hotel

January 8, 2024 at 1:59 pm Comments are Disabled

KENMARE native, Patrick Hanley, and his wife Aileen Hanley, have announced they have taken over the running of The Lansdowne Kenmare. Under the terms of the acquisition, they have a three-year period to complete the purchase of the hotel. The  hoteliers will continue to run their seaside restaurant, The Strand […]

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The Credit Unions of Kerry and West Limerick announce new partnership with Energywise Ireland. Pictured at Rose Hotel in Tralee to announce the new partnership were :   , John B. O’Halloran; Programme Manager with Energywise Ireland , Philip Lynch Cara Credit Union Tralee and Wayne Conway Energywise Ireland .  
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The Credit Unions of Kerry and West Limerick announce new partnership with Energywise Ireland.

The Credit Unions of Kerry and West Limerick are delighted to announce a new partnership with Energywise Ireland. 
Energywise Ireland is a trusted SEAI-registered One Stop Shop that offers a convenient solution for designing, supplying, and installing renewable energy solutions for both the domestic and commercial sectors. The new Credit Union collaboration will inform new Energywise customers of the finance options available from your local Credit Union to help finance any Home Energy upgrade works. Loan rates will be directly linked to the property BER starting from 4.7%(4.89APR) for an “A” rated BER.
John B. O’Halloran; Programme Manager with Energywise Ireland commented; “We are delighted to have this collaboration in place with the Credit Unions of Kerry and West Limerick. Customers are often unsure how to approach finance for Home Energy Upgrades or Retrofits, now with a direct link to local Credit Unions we can refer members directly to gain the specific details they need based on their quotations at very competitive rates. “
Speaking on behalf of the Kerry and West Limerick Credit Unions, Ashley Fitzgerald commented; “This new partnership with Energywise Ireland is a wonderful fit for us, Credit Union members are often unsure of the grant requirements or the registered contractors available locally for Home Energy Upgrades. Having a direct link with Energywise Ireland allows both sides to make referrals and know they are in safe hands. 2024 will see further growth in Home Energy Upgrades as SEAI work to reach government targets, we in parallel want to ensure our members can avail of the best loan rates.” 
You can reach out to your local Credit Unions across Kerry & West Limerick. Abbeyfeale Credit Union, Cara Credit Union, Killarney Credit Union, Listowel Credit Union and Rathmore & District Credit Union. www.creditunion.ie
You can contact Energywise to discuss your Home Energy Upgrades or retrofit requirements by phone 066 4017028, email info@energywiseireland.ie or for more information visit www.energywiseireland.ie.
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For further information or interview please contact Ashley FitzGerald
afitzgerald@listowelcu.ie
068 21938

Credit Unions Announce Partnership With Energywise Ireland

January 6, 2024 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

THE Credit Unions of Kerry and West Limerick are delighted to announce a new partnership with Energywise Ireland. Energywise Ireland is a trusted SEAI-registered One Stop Shop that offers a convenient solution for designing, supplying, and installing renewable energy solutions for both the domestic and commercial sectors. The new Credit […]

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Cara Credit Union To Offer Additional Services At Tralee Branch

Cara Credit Union To Offer Additional Services At Tralee Branch

January 4, 2024 at 11:52 am Comments are Disabled

  FROM Saturday, January 13, Cara Credit Union will be offering additional services every Saturday from 10am-4pm in their Tralee branch which will allow future and current members open current accounts, single accounts, joint accounts, minor accounts and reactivate dormant accounts. These services are appointment based only. To book an appointment […]

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

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

January 3, 2024 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that there were 31 property sales in the Tralee area in November with transactions fetching a total of €7,314,000. The property that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs in November was […]

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2,430 New Car Sales In Kerry During 2023

2,430 New Car Sales In Kerry During 2023

January 2, 2024 at 1:55 pm Comments are Disabled

ACCORDING to the latest figures from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI), there were 2,430 new cars sold in Kerry last year. This was a 6.35% increase on 2022 new car sales. Nationally, there were 121,850 new car sales in 2023, an increase of 15.61% on 2022 when there […]

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Over €1.4m In Funding Announced For Kerry Airport

Over €1.4m In Funding Announced For Kerry Airport

December 28, 2023 at 4:11 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Government has announced €1,423,000 in funding for Kerry Airport under the Regional Airports Programme 2021-2025. This provides targeted support for vital safety and security operations at regional airports such as air traffic control, fire services and security, ensuring airports can continue to remain compliant with regulatory requirements in these areas. […]

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Kerry Airport Passenger Numbers Set To Exceed 400,000 By End Of 2024

Kerry Airport Passenger Numbers Set To Exceed 400,000 By End Of 2024

December 22, 2023 at 11:57 am Comments are Disabled

PASSENGER numbers at Kerry Airport to the end of November have already exceeded the total for 2022 in its entirety and are set to exceed the 400,000-mark by the end of the year. 392,541 people travelled in and out of Kerry Airport on Ryanair and charter flights from January to […]

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Junior Locke of SVP comes to collect the toys bought thanks to the generosity of the staff at JRI America. Included in front is JRI America Inc. Ireland Country Head Shane Walsh and at back; Rachel O'Sullivan, Michelle Hegarty, Sergey Udaltsov, Richard Kiely and Vicky Coates at JRI America in Kerry Technology Park on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

JRI America Staff Help Bring Joy To Children This Christmas

December 21, 2023 at 8:49 am Comments are Disabled

THE good folks at JRI America showed their generosity once again this Christmas with a donation of thousands of euro worth of toys to the local branch of St Vincent De Paul. The Charity Committee at the company based at Kerry Technology Park have been organising donations to the worthy cause […]

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TJ Mulcahy.

New Hotel Manager Appointed At Ballygarry Estate

December 19, 2023 at 11:34 am Comments are Disabled

BALLYGARRY Estate Hotel & Spa has announced TJ Mulcahy as Hotel Manager. Thys Vogels, General Manager said; “The new management addition of TJ Mulcahy brings a wealth of experience in the hospitality industry, ensuring that our guests’ expectations will not only be met but surpassed.” “We live in a challenging […]

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Shannon Dowling, Sarah McMahon, Caitriona Leen and Eimear O'Connor at the JRI America Christmas Party at The Ashe Hotel on Thursday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: JRI America Staff Enjoy Christmas Party At The Ashe

December 15, 2023 at 8:59 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of Christmas Party Nights in town is brought to you by CH Tralee… THE stylish surroundings of Lotties at The Ashe Hotel was the setting for the JRI America Christmas party on Thursday evening. Staff based at their Kerry Technology Park offices got together in a social setting […]

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The ViClarity 'November Team' who raised funds.

ViClarity’s ‘Movember’ Effort Raises Over €4,500 For Great Cause

December 8, 2023 at 4:07 pm Comments are Disabled

MEMBERS of the ViClarity team based at Kerry Technology Park, took part in the Movember challenge to raise funds for men’s health projects for mental health, suicide prevention, and prostate/testicular cancer. Throughout the month, the team grew some interesting looking moustaches and completed a ‘move goal’ of 60km, in the […]

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Tralee Hotels Named Finalists In 2023 Gold Medal Awards

Tralee Hotels Named Finalists In 2023 Gold Medal Awards

December 8, 2023 at 3:48 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE hotels are among the finalists in the 2023 Gold Medal Awards, Hotel & Catering Review. The Ashe Hotel, Tralee has been announced as a finalist in two categories — Ireland’s Four Star Hotel and Ireland’s Afternoon Tea Hotel — at the 2023 Gold Medal Awards, Hotel & Catering Review. […]

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