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Kerry FC Signs Mark Carey From Cork City

February 7, 2023 at 8:10 pm 0 comments

KERRY FC has announced the signing of Mark Carey from Cork City ahead of the SSE Airtricity League campaign which opens up in just 10 days’ time with a clash against Cobh Ramblers in Mounthawk Park, Tralee. Carey, a nineteen-year-old centre back is a welcome addition to the squad as […]

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RSA’s Free ‘Check It Fits’ Service In Tralee This Thursday

RSA’s Free ‘Check It Fits’ Service In Tralee This Thursday

February 7, 2023 at 2:01 pm 0 comments

THE Road Safety Association (RSA) have their face-to-face child car seat checking service – Check it Fits – in Kerry this week. The service is in Garveys Supervalu in Listowel today (Tuesday) until 5.30pm, it will be in Deerpark Retail Park, Killarney, on Wednesday between 10am and 5.30pm and finally in […]

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Launching the Tralee Community Rose event were John Griffin, Meadowlands Hotel, Kathleen Collins, Recovery Haven Kerry, Suzan O'Gara, Kerry Rose Centre Coordinator, Édaein O'Connell, 2022 Kerry Rose

Entrants Invited For Kerry Community Rose Selections In March

February 7, 2023 at 12:22 pm 0 comments

THE 2023 Kerry Community Rose Selections were officially launched this week at the Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee, with the announcement that Recovery Haven Kerry will benefit from funds raised at the first official Tralee Community Rose Selection. This will take place on March 12 in the Meadowlands Hotel, with seven other Community […]

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Tadhg O'Regan Ciara Prendeville, Chris Carmody, David Hobbert

‘A Queen’s Speech’ Returns To The Stage In Milltown

February 7, 2023 at 11:35 am 0 comments

A POPULAR play makes a return to the stage this month when Mike O’Halloran brings ‘A Queen’s Speech’ to the Community Hall (Muintir Na Tire Hall) in Milltown. ‘A Queen’s Speech’ was first performed back in 2015 and has toured widely including in Siamsa Tire, St John’s Listowel, Abbeydorney, Glenflesk, […]

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Twelve of Lee Strand’s top-quality farmers were recognised at the Lee Strand Milk Quality Awards 2022.  Pictured at the Lee Strand Head offices in Tralee were : Gearoid Linnane CEO Lee Strand presented the February to  EDWARD & CIARA BEHAN, Killahan, Abbeydorney. 
The annual awards celebrate the high standard of farming excellence on Lee Strand farms and recognises the farmers who produce the highest quality milk. Gearoid Linnane, CEO, Lee Strand congratulated each of the twelve-monthly award winners 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.  The overall winner was announced as Niall Mason who will be presented with the overall winner trophy at the Lee Strand Annual Social on Saturday, February 11th in the Ballygarry Estate Hotel. 
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PHOTOS: Lee Strand Celebrates Winners Of Milk Quality Awards 2022

February 7, 2023 at 10:43 am 0 comments

TWELVE of Lee Strand’s top-quality farmers were recognised at the Lee Strand Milk Quality Awards 2022. The annual awards celebrate the high standard of farming excellence on Lee Strand farms and recognises the farmers who produce the highest quality milk. Gearoid Linnane, CEO, Lee Strand congratulated each of the twelve-monthly […]

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A Civil War Conference will take place at Siamsa Tíre in Tralee next month as part of the programme of events for a three-day conference on the conflict in the county and beyond which is part of the 2023 Decade of Centenaries Programme. Pictured at the MTU Kerry were Katrin Hermanski , Tristin Carroll and Mieke Stein Beck  . 
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Visual Media Exhibition As Part Of Kerry Civil War Conference At Siamsa

February 6, 2023 at 11:13 am 0 comments

A VISUAL media exhibition based on original documents and accounts from the people who were affected by the Civil War in Kerry will form part of a forthcoming conference on the conflict which takes places at Siamsa Tíre later this month. ‘Mise, le Meas’ is an innovative collaboration between visual […]

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Causeway GAA Chairman Jeremiah Canty with Causeway's County Championship winning captain Jason Diggins and Hall of Fame recipient Maurice Leahy at the Causeway GAA Social on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Causeway GAA Celebrates Momentous Year At Social In Ballyroe

February 6, 2023 at 10:40 am 0 comments

THE Ballyroe Heights Hotel was the setting for a great celebration on Saturday night as Causeway GAA Club marked a wonderful 2022. Around 160 of the club faithful were present for a night of fine food, entertainment and the business of awards for the achievements of the past year. Club […]

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Sarah Fitzgerald, Orla Fitzgerald, Caoimhe Barry Walsh, Sinead Curtin and Eimear Dillane at the Austin Stacks awards on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Austin Stacks Faithful Gather For Supporters Night At Clubhouse

February 6, 2023 at 10:40 am 0 comments

IT might not have been a vintage year for Austin Stacks GAA, but there was still much to celebrate for the great club in the Rock. They were well represented on the All-Ireland winning panel, including captain Joe O’Connor, while Aoife Dillane played for the Kerry Ladies and Darragh Long […]

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Eoin Quigley winds up to dunk another score Photo by Thomas Bradley

PHOTOS/REPORT: Warriors Outgun Killorglin And Edge Closer To The Top Four

February 6, 2023 at 10:36 am 0 comments

Alan Cantwell watched Garveys Tralee Warriors win again in the InsureMyVan.ie Men’s Super League 2022/2023 – Round 14 game on Saturday… Flexachem KCYMS 78 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors 90 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors negotiated their way past Flexachem KCYMS to keep their hopes of claiming the fourth and final playoff place alive […]

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PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

February 5, 2023 at 12:40 pm 0 comments

Every week we compile photos of Tralee and beyond posted on Twitter and Instagram. If you’d like a photo to feature, just tag #Tralee or #TraleeToday and we’ll see it… Wow!… Attractive sky in Tralee pic.twitter.com/904kycWmf6 — Beatrice Caball (@BeaCaball) February 4, 2023 It really is a gorgeous mural… Day 764 […]

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Mike Crean, Geraldine Crean, Michelle Crean and Peter Crean at the Castlegregory GAA Social on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Celebrating Castlegregory GAA Club At Social In Ballygarry

February 5, 2023 at 12:01 pm 0 comments

IT’S been a while, but the Castlegregory GAA Club faithful gathered together at the Ballygarry House Hotel for a night of fine food, entertainment and a bit of an awards ceremony on Saturday night. The first social in seven years drew a crowd of over 15o people as they reflected […]

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Kerry's Ciara McCarthy and Donegal's Róisín Rodgers contest a ball. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS/REPORT: Kerry Make It Three Wins In A Row After Victory Over Donegal

February 5, 2023 at 10:35 am 0 comments

Dan Kearney watched Kerry overcome Donegal in a tight tussle in Austin Stack Park on Saturday afternoon… Kerry 2-10 Donegal 1-11 Louise Ní Mhuircheartaigh scored 1-8 to propel Kerry to a narrow victory over a Donegal side that gave everything but ultimately came up short in this Lidl NFL Division […]

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All at Down Syndrome Kerry are looking forward to 'Stars In Their Eyes' next month. Photo by Dermot Crean

‘Stars In Their Eyes’ Fundraiser For Down Syndrome Kerry

February 4, 2023 at 9:46 am 0 comments

DOWN Syndrome Kerry is hosting a huge celebration and representation of the entire county of Kerry and their members in one location for the first time. Stars In Their Eyes will see young adults with Down syndrome, their families and friends take to the stage to showcase their wonderful talents […]

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First class pupils at Holy Family sing for Minister Foley. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Minister Foley Pays A Visit To Holy Family School

February 4, 2023 at 9:45 am 0 comments

THE pupils and staff at Holy Family School welcomed Minister for Education Norma Foley on Friday when she paid a visit as part of a short tour of schools in north Kerry. The second class pupils greeted Minister Foley with a rendition of Amhrán na bhFiann while the Student Council […]

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Know Your Rights: Responsible Dog Ownership

Know Your Rights: Responsible Dog Ownership

February 4, 2023 at 9:30 am 0 comments

Know Your Rights has been compiled by Kerry Citizens Information Service which provides a free and confidential service to the public… There has been a lot of discussion recently about dog ownership and the current level of dog control regulations in Ireland. Although ‘man’s best friend’, dogs, particularly large dogs, […]

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Finnegan On Films: A Timely Celebration Of 30 Years Of ‘Groundhog Day’

Finnegan On Films: A Timely Celebration Of 30 Years Of ‘Groundhog Day’

February 4, 2023 at 9:20 am 0 comments

James Finnegan takes a look back at the classic comedy, Groundhog Day, which saw it’s premiere 30 years ago today… “Nobody knows anything…Not one person in the entire motion picture field knows for a certainty what’s going to work. Every time out it’s a guess and, if you’re lucky, an […]

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Tom O'Sullivan.  Photo by Dermot Crean

Here’s The Kerry Team To Face Monaghan On Sunday

February 3, 2023 at 8:13 pm 0 comments

WHILE things didn’t go according to plan last Sunday, Kerry have a chance to get some points  on the board when they play a home game this weekend against more Ulster opposition. They will welcome Monaghan to Fitzgerald Stadium on Sunday for Round 2 of the Allianz National League Division […]

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Vivienne Prepares For Student Chef Of The Year Competition

Vivienne Prepares For Student Chef Of The Year Competition

February 3, 2023 at 3:42 pm 0 comments

A MUNSTER Technological University student from Kilmoyley is set to cook-up a storm at a Student Chef of the Year 2023 competition. Vivienne Dineen is taking part in the Knorr Professional Student Chef of the Year competition on Thursday, February 9. The second year Food Business Innovation student is one […]

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Kerry Ladies Team To Face Donegal On Saturday Announced

Kerry Ladies Team To Face Donegal On Saturday Announced

February 3, 2023 at 3:19 pm 0 comments

AFTER a great start to the Lidl Ladies National Football League Division 1 season, Kerry have a home tie against Armagh to look forward to on Saturday. They’ve won their first two away games against Waterford and Mayo so it’s on to Austin Stack Park on Saturday afternoon for Round […]

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Manor West Hotel Leisure Club Launches Five Sports Scholarships

Manor West Hotel Leisure Club Launches Five Sports Scholarships

February 2, 2023 at 1:47 pm 0 comments

THE team at Manor West Hotel Leisure Club are launching five Sports Scholarships for competitive athletes. The Sport Scholarships are for those involved in sport from across multiple disciplines, in either team or individual categories any sport participant is applicable once you are over 18 years of age. The Sports […]

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Kerry FC Sign Up New Defender Kalen Spillane

Kerry FC Sign Up New Defender Kalen Spillane

February 2, 2023 at 1:30 pm 0 comments

KERRY FC has announced the signing of centre-back Kalen Spillane to the squad ahead of the SSE Airtricity First Division season. Kalen, who is 31, is from Carrigaline in County Cork and has a wide range of experience in the game. Having played with his local side Carrigaline United underage, […]

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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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Credit Union Tralee held its School Quiz for 2023 at the MTU Kerry over the weekend , Schools from around the county arrived for the 2023 Quiz . Pictured : U11 1st place winners Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Pictured ; 
Donal O'Sullivan , Siobhan Donnelly , Pa Laide CEO Cara Credit Union Kerry , Quiz master Pat Duffy , Liam O'Conchubhair principal and Philip Lynch  . Front : Darragh O'Conchubhair , Mairead Ní Dhubhlsinn , Katelynn Nic an tSaoir and Elliott Hudson  .
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PHOTOS: Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn And Listellick NS Teams Victorious In Cara Credit Union Quiz

February 2, 2023 at 9:53 am 0 comments

CARA Credit Union held The Noreen Lynch Annual Schools Quiz on Sunday last in the Kerry Sports Academy. However, they were not alone as 25,000 primary school children all over Ireland tested their brain power at their annual Credit Union Schools Quiz. The questions compiled nationally by primary school teachers […]

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‘Retrospective’ Promises To Be A Great Night At The Greyhound

‘Retrospective’ Promises To Be A Great Night At The Greyhound

February 2, 2023 at 9:53 am 0 comments

THERE’S still tickets available for the hottest gig of the weekend in Tralee when renowned DJs play a night of 90s and 00s dance music at The Greyhound Bar. ‘Retrospective’ will see Mark Kavanagh and Eibhlin take to the decks on this Saturday, February 4 at the Pembroke Street venue. […]

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Nearly 1,450 Ukrainian Children Enrolled In Kerry Schools

Nearly 1,450 Ukrainian Children Enrolled In Kerry Schools

February 1, 2023 at 4:28 pm 0 comments

THERE are currently 1,445 Ukraininan children enrolled in Kerry Schools as of January 31. This is up 72 pupils from 1,373 enrolled by December 22. There are 935 pupils in primary schools and 510 in post-primary in the county. The Department of Education confirmed that, as the end of January, […]

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Kerry Receives €2.35m For 27 Projects Under Active Travel Scheme

Kerry Receives €2.35m For 27 Projects Under Active Travel Scheme

February 1, 2023 at 11:52 am 0 comments

MINISTER for Transport, Eamon Ryan TD has announced €2,350,000 for 27 projects in Kerry under the Active Travel Scheme for walking and cycling infrastructure. The funding in the Tralee area includes €34,000 for Bracker O’Regan Road; €100,000 for works from the canal to town centre and €34,000 for junction upgrades. There’s also grants […]

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Ballyheigue School Wins Overall Award In Film Competition

Ballyheigue School Wins Overall Award In Film Competition

February 1, 2023 at 11:10 am 0 comments

ST Joseph’s NS in Ballyheigue is the Overall Primary School winner in this year’s Trend Micro ‘What’s Your Story?’ competition. The school’s win will be formally announced on Safer Internet Day, next Tuesday, February 7, but celebrations are already underway at the school. The school has won €500 in prize […]

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Water Mains Replacement Works At Fenit To Begin This Month

Water Mains Replacement Works At Fenit To Begin This Month

February 1, 2023 at 10:32 am 0 comments

UISCE Éireann, working in partnership with Kerry County Council, is replacing approximately 3km of old damaged water mains in Fenit, that were prone to frequent bursts and leakage which caused water supply disruptions for customers in the area. The works, which will be carried out by Ward and Burke Construction, […]

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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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Presentation Secondary School Tralee students present a donation of €800 to

Presentation Tralee Students Raise €800 For Adapt Kerry

February 1, 2023 at 10:15 am 0 comments

THE generous students from Presentation Secondary School were delighted to donate over €800 to the Adapt Kerry Women’s refuge on Tuesday. The students created an international cookery book last year packed full of delicious recipes from their home countries including Italy, Germany, Finland and France. All proceeds from the book were […]

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