Business/Property

The empty pool at the Aqua Dome.

Aqua Dome To Remain Closed Until Next Easter

July 21, 2021 at 1:55 pm 0 comments

THE Directors of the Aqua Dome Tralee have today announced that, regretfully due to the continuing Government ban on indoor activities, the facility will not now reopen in 2021 and a new target date of Easter 2022 has been set. Having previously announced that it would reopen on July 9th, […]

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Kerry Airport To Commence Discussions With Ryanair Regarding Kerry-Dublin Route

Kerry Airport To Commence Discussions With Ryanair Regarding Kerry-Dublin Route

July 21, 2021 at 1:40 pm 0 comments

KERRY Airport is due to commence discussions with Ryanair in the coming days ahead of the airline’s planned return to the Kerry-Dublin route later this month. Ryanair has notified Kerry Airport that it intends to operate the route once a day until the end of August and has committed to […]

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Sponsored: Ballyseedy Midsummer Plant Sale Now On With Discounts Of Up To 40%

July 21, 2021 at 9:58 am 0 comments

BALLYSEEDY Home & Garden has announced their mid-summer indoor plant sale with discounts of up to 40% off. Whether you fancy treating yourself or someone special to an indoor plant, there is incredible value at Ballyseedy Home and Garden, July sale. Up to 40% off luxury plants such as the Aglaonema, Philodendron […]

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Sponsored: Give Your Garden The Wow Factor With PST Lawns

July 20, 2021 at 2:03 pm 0 comments

Dreaming of a lawn that requires ZERO maintenance and looks great all year round? Kieran Donaghy of PST Lawns, outlines why they are Ireland’s leading supplier of top-quality artificial grass… For over 12 years we’ve been supplying top quality artificial grass to homeowners and landscapers all over Ireland. To date we […]

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Research Centre Based At MTU Secures €700,000 For Capital Equipment

Research Centre Based At MTU Secures €700,000 For Capital Equipment

July 16, 2021 at 9:51 am Comments are Disabled

SHANNON ABC, a Research Centre and Technology Gateway based in Munster Technological University (MTU) and Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT), has secured significant funding of €700,000 from the Enterprise Ireland Capital Equipment call for new equipment. The funding, won by three separate applications, will be used to purchase equipment to […]

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Business: Two Well-Known Tralee Law Firms Merge

Business: Two Well-Known Tralee Law Firms Merge

July 13, 2021 at 2:22 pm Comments are Disabled

EDWARD O’Sullivan Solicitors, has joined forces with the long established law firm Michael Dowling and Co. Solicitors to create a new mid-sized practice with 13 staff including six solicitors. Diane Reidy, Managing Partner of the new firm O’Sullivan Reidy Solicitors, began her legal career more than 15 years ago under […]

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Kerry College Announces Two New Tech Apprenticeship Programmes

Kerry College Announces Two New Tech Apprenticeship Programmes

July 13, 2021 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY COLLEGE has announced that two new tech apprenticeships will start this September – one in Software Development, another in Cybersecurity. These QQI Level 6 Apprenticeships, two years in duration, are delivered in partnership with FIT (FastTrack Into IT) who have a track record of running a range of apprenticeships […]

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Tucking into their ‘Fun Guy Pizza’ at ‘Taste of Ballyseedy’ were brothers Matthew and Issac and their Mum Jackie McDonnell. 

Sponsored: Celebrate Summer With A ‘Taste Of Ballyseedy’

July 12, 2021 at 3:46 pm Comments are Disabled

BALLYSEEDY Home and Garden, in Tralee, are thrilled to launch ‘Taste of Ballyseedy’, a celebration of food and flavours for all taste-buds. The food concept is inspired by using colourful and fresh local produce, tangy aromas and delicious food that is 100% Instagrammable! Visitors can opt to sit down in […]

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Kerry Airport

Ryanair To Take Over Kerry-Dublin Route Later This Month

July 9, 2021 at 3:47 pm 2 comments

THE Minister for Transport, Eamon Ryan, has announced the return of air services on the Kerry to Dublin route. The Kerry route will be operated by Ryanair on a commercial basis. The collapse of Stobart Air on June 12 had resulted in an immediate cessation of Government funded Public Service […]

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Mark Murphy CEO Killarney Credit Union & Pa Laide CEO Cara Credit Union with Donagh and Sarah Walsh.

Sponsored: Cara Credit Union Announces Arrangement With Irish Life

July 5, 2021 at 5:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Sponsored CARA Credit Union and Killarney Credit Union have announced an exciting new arrangement with Irish Life Financial Services. Irish Life Financial Services is an insurance intermediary that can review your protection, retirement, savings and investment needs, and offer a full financial review with one of their Qualified Financial Advisers. […]

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UK Company Sets Opening Date For New Tralee Branch

UK Company Sets Opening Date For New Tralee Branch

July 5, 2021 at 4:53 pm Comments are Disabled

UK-BASED retailer The Range is to open a branch in Tralee in late August. The company — which already has outlets in Cork, Carlow, Waterford, Dublin, Limerick, Letterkenny and several in Northern Ireland — has an opening date for a new branch in Manor West Retail Park on their website […]

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

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

July 4, 2021 at 11:08 am 1 comment

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that May was another busy month for property sales around Tralee with 24 transactions taking place fetching a total of €4,839,880. The property that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs in […]

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West Kerry Students Compete For JA Europe Company Of The Year Award

West Kerry Students Compete For JA Europe Company Of The Year Award

July 2, 2021 at 2:46 pm Comments are Disabled

THREE young entrepreneurs from the Corca Dhuibhne Gaeltacht are aiming to put Europe under their spell next week using Irish mythology to create a winning magic formula at the JA Europe Company of the Year Competition. ‘Cártaí Feasa’ was established by Sibéal Ní Ógáin, Aoife Feirtéar and Caoimhe Ní Bheaglaoich […]

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New Car Sales In Kerry Up 15% Compared To First Six Months Of 2020

New Car Sales In Kerry Up 15% Compared To First Six Months Of 2020

July 1, 2021 at 1:08 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was a rise in new car sales in Kerry last month compared to June 2020, according to the latest statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI). There were 22 new car registrations in the county in June 2021 compared to 17 in the same month last […]

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Fearghal Kirby with Roksana Jamroz at MJ's Diner in Clash which now has a new carvery and hot and cold deli counter.

Sponsored: New Hot/Cold Deli Counter And Carvery Opens At MJ’s Diner

June 17, 2021 at 5:01 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S onwards and upwards for MJ’s Diner as they introduce a new addition to their thriving culinary business at Clash. Fearghal, Jen, Kevin and Fiona have been busy preparing for the reopening of society over the past number of months and this week revealed their new hot and cold deli […]

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Tralee Chamber Wins Best Digital Marketing Campaign Award

Tralee Chamber Wins Best Digital Marketing Campaign Award

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

TRALEE Chamber of Commerce was named the winner of the Best Digital Marketing Campaign Award at the Chamber Awards 2021 on Wednesday. The awards, hosted by Chambers Ireland and sponsored by Zurich, recognise the outstanding work of chambers of commerce throughout the country in supporting local, regional and national business. […]

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Pictured at the launch of the new service are Mark Sullivan, General Manager, The Rose Hotel & Maurice Whelan, Managing Director, Tralee Bike Rental

New Bike Hire Service For Visitors As Rose Hotel Collaborates With Local Company

June 15, 2021 at 1:34 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Rose Hotel has teamed up with a local company to provide a different way for visitors to explore the town and local area. With this collaboration with Tralee Bike Rental, you can now hire a bike from a brand new bike kiosk located at the hotel. “This is a […]

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Kerry Airport

Efforts By Government To Restore Kerry-Dublin Route By Mid-July

June 15, 2021 at 1:20 pm Comments are Disabled

TRANSPORT Minister Eamon Ryan has confirmed his intention to seek a replacement to the PSO service linking Dublin and Kerry on an emergency basis as provided in EU law, subject to a maximum term of seven months. The Department of Transport is currently examining the implications of last weekend’s announcement by […]

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Brian Bowler.

West Kerry Man Appointed President Of Irish Hospitality Institute

June 15, 2021 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Irish Hospitality Institute (IHI), the professional body for managers within the hospitality and tourism industry in Ireland has announce the appointment of Brian Bowler FIHI as the 29th President of the organisation. A native of Kerry, he grew up in his family’s B&B in Dingle and he began his […]

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Kerry Airport

Kerry To Dublin Route Cancelled As Stobart Air Ceases Trading

June 12, 2021 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

Kerry County Council says it will work with Kerry Airport to reestablih the Kerry Dublin route as soon as possible following the news this morning that Stobart Air has ceased trading with immediate effect. In a statement, the  Council noted with extreme disappointment the announcement by the company that it […]

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Tralee Entry Wins €5,000 As Runner-Up In .IE Digital Town Awards

Tralee Entry Wins €5,000 As Runner-Up In .IE Digital Town Awards

June 10, 2021 at 5:14 pm 1 comment

A TRALEE entry was awarded second prize in their category in the inaugural .IE Digital Town Awards 2021 held this afternoon. The Tralee Chamber entry — the Digital Tralee app and website project — was shortlisted alongside Drogheda and two Sligo projects in the Large Town (10,000+) category, with Tralee getting the […]

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The car park at Parklands is up for auction later this month.

Parklands Car Park To Be Auctioned Online This Month

June 9, 2021 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

A CAR PARK in Tralee is one of a number of Kerry properties going for sale at an online auction later this month. The Parklands Multi-Storey Car Park, The Parklands, Ivy Terrace comprises of 208 car parking spaces over three basement levels.  It has a guide price of €400,000 and bidding opens on […]

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Cara Credit Union CEO Pa Laide with staff in Tralee welcoming the Apple Pay service to their Current Account services.

SPONSORED: Cara Credit Union Introduces Apple Pay To Current Account Service

June 5, 2021 at 11:52 am Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union, with branches in Tralee, Castleisland, Killorglin, Ballyduff and Causeway is delighted to announce a significant enhancement to their Current Account service with the introduction of Apple Pay. With the introduction of Google Pay and Fitbit Pay late last year, Apple Pay now completes the digital wallet offering […]

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Doireann Barrett.

Local Company Wins Gluten Free Food Business Award

June 3, 2021 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE company has won the Corporate Livewire Prestige Awards 2020/2021 Gluten Free Food Business of the Year. The UK and Ireland-based awards recognise small and medium-sized businesses that have proven to be the best in their market over the past 12 months. Doireann Barrett from Tralee set up The Gluten […]

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

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

June 2, 2021 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a another big rise in new car sales in Kerry last month compared to May 2020, according to the latest statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI). However, like April, this increase was due to the COVID pandemic and the lockdown in place in the […]

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Marjorie Cunningham and Emma Carmody of Grounded Pottery, based in Barrow.

Local Business To Share In €100,000 Worth Of Supports For Digital Transformation

June 1, 2021 at 1:18 pm Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL business has just been selected as one of five Munster-based businesses to undergo a complete digital transformation worth €100,000. Grounded Pottery, based in Barrow and run by the mother and daughter team of Marjorie Cunningham and Emma Carmody, was one of 149 businesses in the province to apply […]

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Here’s Where Property Was Sold Around Tralee In April

Here’s Where Property Was Sold Around Tralee In April

May 30, 2021 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that April was another busy month for property sales around Tralee with 25 transactions taking place fetching a total of €4,966,605. The properties that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs in […]

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26/5/21 ***NO REPRO FEE*** New kettle launched to help people with restricted mobility
People with restricted mobility or limited strength will find it easier to make a cup of tea thanks to a new kettle launched in the Irish market today by Uccello Designs (26.05.21). 
Pictured at the launch of the Uccello Kettle, a daily living aid which helps people with reduced strength or mobility to pour hot water safely or lift heavy objects were Darragh Lynch, Director of Uccello Designs and Maura Maycock, who suffers from orthopaedic problems including Osteoporosis and has been using the Uccello Kettle. 
The Uccello Kettle features a ‘tilt and pour’ mechanism, enabling users to pour water without having to pick the kettle up. The product was developed in Australia by three cofounders, including Kerry man Darragh Lynch and is being launched in the Irish market today. 
For more information, or to purchase the kettle, visit: www.uccellodesigns.ie  
Pic: Marc O'Sullivan
Contact: Darragh McGirr / Niamh Breathnach, Alice PR & Events, Tel: 086-2599369 / 085-1461231, Email: media@alicepr.com

North Kerry Man Launches Product To Aid People With Reduced Strength/Mobility

May 27, 2021 at 10:08 am Comments are Disabled

A NORTH Kerry man has launched a kettle which is a daily living aid helping people with reduced strength or mobility to pour hot water safely. Ballylongford man, Darragh Lynch, Director of Uccello Designs launched the Uccello Kettle in the Irish market today. The product features a non-weight-bearing ‘tilt to […]

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Jason Sinnott from Tralee and Garry Murphy from Milltown of Charge-It.

National Award For Tralee-Based Business

May 26, 2021 at 1:49 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE-BASED business has been honoured with a major All-Star accolade from the All-Ireland Business Foundation. Charge It Ltd, run by Jason Sinnott from Tralee and Garry Murphy from Milltown, was named All-Ireland Mobile Phone Charging Company Of The Year 2021. This is an independently verified standard mark for indigenous businesses, based […]

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Tralee Entry Shortlisted In .IE Digital Town Awards

Tralee Entry Shortlisted In .IE Digital Town Awards

May 25, 2021 at 3:12 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE entry has been shortlisted in the inaugural .IE Digital Town Awards 2021. The Tralee Chamber entry — the Digital Tralee app and website project — is shortlisted alongside Drogheda and two Sligo projects in the Large Town (10,000+) category, with the winner receiving €9,000 and the runner-up €5,000. Dingle Peninsula […]

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