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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 0 comments

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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Radio Kerry’s Christmas Jumper Day Returns To Raise Funds For St Vincent de Paul

Radio Kerry’s Christmas Jumper Day Returns To Raise Funds For St Vincent de Paul

November 29, 2022 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

THE ninth annual Radio Kerry Christmas Jumper Day fundraiser for St Vincent de Paul, in association with Garvey’s Super Valu will take place on Friday, December 16 this year. Over the past eight years the generosity of individuals, school communities and businesses across the county has led to almost €150,000 […]

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Radio Kerry And Fexco Search For The Kerry Heroes Of 2022

Radio Kerry And Fexco Search For The Kerry Heroes Of 2022

November 23, 2022 at 6:24 pm Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry and Fexco are once again joining forces to honour Kerry heroes. The effect of ongoing global challenges in 2022 continue, yet through it all many individuals and groups have shown outstanding community spirit, courage, vision and leadership, so Radio Kerry and Fexco want to honour them. Each of eight […]

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Tralee Businesses Win At ‘Best Of Kerry Awards’

Tralee Businesses Win At ‘Best Of Kerry Awards’

September 29, 2022 at 9:00 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were a number of Tralee businesses among the winners at Radio Kerry’s ‘Best Of Kerry Awards’ announced tonight at an event at the Dúchas Comhaltas Ceoltoirí Centre at the Kerry Sports Academy,Tralee. There were 17 winners (see full list below) announced at the inaugural awards which were organised by […]

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Representative from the four charities with the cheque for €121,008.

Four Charities Share €121,000 From Radio Kerry Bingo

September 12, 2022 at 5:44 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Cancer Support Group, Kerry Hospice, Recovery Haven Kerry Cancer Support House and Comfort for Chemo Kerry between them share €121,008, the proceeds from the Radio Kerry Radio Bingo game in the first year. Following a hiatus of many years, Radio Kerry reintroduced the popular Radio Bingo game in May […]

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Radio Kerry Receives Five IMRO Awards Nominations

Radio Kerry Receives Five IMRO Awards Nominations

August 30, 2022 at 3:55 pm Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry has been shortlisted in five categories for the 2022 IMRO National Radio Awards published today. The nominations are Specialist Music Programme – The Music Tree presented by JJ O Shea; Magazine Programme – The Saturday Supplement presenter by Joe McGill; Specialist Speech Programme – Speak Up (the entry […]

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Local Media Organisations Invite Public To Go Blue And Yellow This Friday For Ukraine

Local Media Organisations Invite Public To Go Blue And Yellow This Friday For Ukraine

March 2, 2022 at 9:53 am Comments are Disabled

LOCAL media organisations are inviting the people of Kerry and beyond to come together to make their voices heard in a show of support for the Ukrainian people. Kerry’s Eye and The Kerryman will partner with Radio Kerry on the initiative and are asking people to don blue and yellow colours […]

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Radio Kerry Christmas Jumper Day Raises Over €20,000 For SVP

Radio Kerry Christmas Jumper Day Raises Over €20,000 For SVP

December 23, 2021 at 5:38 pm Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry’s annual countywide Christmas Jumper Day 2021 fundraiser for St Vincent de Paul and supported by Garvey’s SuperValu has raised €21,281. It is the eighth year of the fundraiser and brings the amount raised to date to over €138,000. Schools, crèches, factories, shops and individuals and pets across the […]

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Radio Kerry Announces Fexco Kerry Heroes Of 2021

Radio Kerry Announces Fexco Kerry Heroes Of 2021

December 22, 2021 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry announced that eight groups and individuals have been recognised as the Fexco Kerry Heroes of 2021. Jerry O’Sullivan spoke to each of the award winners on Kerry Today this morning. Over 50 nominations were received for this year’s awards, all deserving of recognition in their own right, which […]

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Search Is On For The Kerry Heroes Of 2021

Search Is On For The Kerry Heroes Of 2021

November 26, 2021 at 10:14 am Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry and Fexco will once again honour the heroes of Kerry. Some individuals and groups have shown outstanding community spirit, courage, vision and leadership throughout 2021 and deserve some recognition. Radio Kerry is inviting listeners to let them know who they consider to be the Kerry Heroes of 2021. […]

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Call For Public To Support Radio Kerry Christmas Jumper Day

Call For Public To Support Radio Kerry Christmas Jumper Day

November 23, 2021 at 11:51 am Comments are Disabled

THE eighth annual Radio Kerry Christmas Jumper Day fundraiser for St Vincent de Paul will take place on Friday, December 10, 2021. Over the past seven years the generosity of individuals, school communities and businesses across the county has led to over €120,000 being raised, every cent of which goes […]

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Terrace Talk Show Wins Gold Medal Award At IMROs

Terrace Talk Show Wins Gold Medal Award At IMROs

October 1, 2021 at 10:59 pm Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry received a top prize at the IMRO Radio Awards tonight, which was held virtually this year. Radio Kerry’s Terrace Talk was shortlisted in the Local/Regional Sports Programme category for a tribute show following the passing of Kerry athlete and Olympian Jerry Kiernan earlier this year. The show was presented […]

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Sponsored: Introduction To Radio Broadcasting Course Starts Soon

Sponsored: Introduction To Radio Broadcasting Course Starts Soon

September 13, 2021 at 4:10 pm Comments are Disabled

ARE you a Leaving Cert student wondering what to do next, a media graduate who wants hands on experience or perhaps you are thinking of a career change. Kerry College are currently recruiting for an 8 week introduction to Radio Broadcasting course which commences in Tralee on September 27th. Trained […]

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Radio Kerry Receives €100,000 In BAI Funding

Radio Kerry Receives €100,000 In BAI Funding

April 29, 2021 at 3:06 pm Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry is to receive €100,000 in funding from the Broadcast Authority of Ireland (BAI). The funding initiative has been awarded by the BAI to help promote greater awareness and understanding of the COVID-19 pandemic across the independent commercial radio sector. Allocations ranging from €37,500 to €100,000 have now been […]

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Elaine Kinsella.

Radio Kerry Presenter To Co-Host RTE’s Today Show With Dáithí

March 29, 2021 at 3:10 pm Comments are Disabled

A RADIO Kerry presenter will team up with Dáithí Ó Sé to co-host the Today show on RTE One next month. Elaine Kinsella, who co-presents Kerry’s Full Breakfast with Andrew Morrissey on weekdays, will join Dáithí to make up an all-Kingdom pairing on April 19th, 20th, 26th and 27th. The Listowel […]

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Pres Tralee Student Wins Radio Kerry Essay Competition

Pres Tralee Student Wins Radio Kerry Essay Competition

February 12, 2021 at 3:03 pm Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry has announced the winners of a special student essay competition entitled ‘If I Were An MEP’. The winning essay was written by Presentation Secondary School Tralee student Ciara Sharp. Among the issues Ciara wrote about were gender equality, the gender pay gap, and sexism. Former US First Lady […]

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Radio Kerry SVP Kerry Christmas Jumper Appeal Raises €22,621

Radio Kerry SVP Kerry Christmas Jumper Appeal Raises €22,621

December 23, 2020 at 5:24 pm Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry’s annual countywide Christmas Jumper Day fundraiser for St Vincent de Paul has raised €22,621, surpassing the €15,000 target for 2020. It was the seventh year of the fundraiser and brings the amount raised to date to over €117,000. Hundreds of people took part in Christmas Jumper Day right across […]

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Garda Mary Gardiner.

Radio Kerry Announces Fexco Kerry Heroes Of 2020

December 23, 2020 at 12:05 pm Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry has announced the eight groups and individuals who have been recognised as the Fexco Kerry Heroes of 2020. Each award recipient will receive a specially created 2020 award of a handcrafted crafted vase sponsored by Louis Mulcahy Pottery/Potadóireacht na Caolóige, Clogher, Ballyferriter. The following are the recipients… Kerry […]

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Dr Gavan Ring and friends are planning something special for Christmas Eve.

A Christmas Eve Treat From Renowned Kerry Tenor

December 7, 2020 at 11:18 am Comments are Disabled

DR Gavan Ring – Cahersiveen’s own international tenor – is bringing the people of Kerry and further afield together for a special Christmas Eve broadcast of the famous Christmas song ‘O Holy Night. In association with Creative Ireland Kerry/Kerry County Arts and Radio Kerry, and accompanied by legendary Cahersiveen organist […]

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Radio Kerry Is Looking For The ‘Kerry Heroes Of 2020’

Radio Kerry Is Looking For The ‘Kerry Heroes Of 2020’

December 1, 2020 at 4:15 pm Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry is inviting listeners to let them know who they consider to be the Kerry Heroes of 2020. 2020 has been a challenging year for everyone in Kerry and Covid-19 has affected every aspect of our lives. Through it all, many individuals and groups have shown outstanding courage, vision […]

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Radio Kerry’s Celebrate4Life Raises €133,500 For Four Kerry Charities

Radio Kerry’s Celebrate4Life Raises €133,500 For Four Kerry Charities

September 16, 2020 at 2:59 pm Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry ‘s Celebrate4Life, fundraising initiative on behalf of four Kerry charities – Kerry Hospice Foundation, Comfort for Chemo, Recovery Haven and the Kerry Cancer Support Group, has raised €133,500. The charities involved say they are hugely grateful and extremely humbled by the generosity shown to them throughout the appeal. […]

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The late Sean Hurley.

Great Sadness Throughout The County At Passing Of Seán Hurley

September 9, 2020 at 10:47 am Comments are Disabled

SHOCK and sadness spread throughout the county yesterday at the news of the passing of well-known broadcaster and Tralee native Sean Hurley. Tributes have been paid from all over the county and beyond from people in the worlds of media, business, politics, entertainment and sport.. Based in Killarney, the presenter […]

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Radio Kerry Launches Initiative To Help Four Local Charities

Radio Kerry Launches Initiative To Help Four Local Charities

July 22, 2020 at 4:44 pm Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry has launched Celebrate4Life, an initiative to help raise vital funds for four Kerry charities while celebrating the lives of those who have survived and those whose lives were lost to Covid-19. The four Kerry Charities involved are: Kerry Hospice Foundation, Comfort for Chemo, Recovery Haven and the Kerry […]

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Kerry College And Radio Kerry Begin Recruitment For Hands On Media Training

Kerry College And Radio Kerry Begin Recruitment For Hands On Media Training

July 9, 2020 at 11:55 am Comments are Disabled

HAVE you always dreamed of working in radio or the media?  Or are you a media graduate who wants hands on experience. Would you like the opportunity to train in an existing media organization while you learn. If you have a passion for news, sports, research and production, presenting music […]

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Mark Sullivan (GM The Hose Hotel), Jacqui Young, Patrick Young, Paddy Kevane (SVP Kerry); Deirdre Walsh (Radio Kerry)

Tralee Native Makes Generous Gesture To Help Radio Kerry/SVP Campaign

December 18, 2019 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE man, now living and working in the UK, made a kind gesture to help with the recent Christmas Jumper Campaign for St Vincent De Paul. Patrick and Jacqui Young of Young Homes Limited and Mark Sullivan, General manager of The Rose Hotel met with Paddy Kevane of St […]

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Andrew Morrissey, Deirdre Walsh, Jerry O'Sullivan, Elaine Kinsella and Brendan Fuller at the Radio Kerry Christmas Party in Rose Buí Room in The Rose Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Radio Kerry Staff Enjoy Christmas Party At The Rose Hotel

December 14, 2019 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of Christmas Party Season in Tralee is brought to you by AIB Tralee… THE recently opened Rose Buí room in The Rose Hotel was the venue for the Radio Kerry Christmas Party on Friday night. Presenters, DJs, advertising staff, and management were present for a chance to relax […]

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Brendan Fuller

Radio Kerry Presenter Needs Your Votes In RTE Stand-Up Comedy Competition

December 4, 2019 at 8:50 am Comments are Disabled

A POPULAR Radio Kerry presenter is having a crack at the world of stand-up comedy and could even appear on the Ray Darcy show this Saturday night…with your help. Brendan Fuller, of the station’s Afternoon Show, has entered ‘Stand Up & Be Funny’,  a new comedy talent competition searching for Ireland’s next […]

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Launching the Radio Kerry St Vincent de Paul Christmas Jumper Day appeal were, top row: Elaine Kinsella, Andrew Morrissey;  Middle Row:  Brendan Fuller, Deirdre Walsh.  Standing:  Junior Locke, SVdeP, Paddy Kevane SVdeP and Jerry O'Sullivan, Radio Kerry.

Get The Christmas Jumper Ready For Annual Radio Kerry SVP Appeal

November 12, 2019 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry’s annual countywide Christmas Jumper Day fundraiser for St Vincent de Paul, was launched yesterday and will take place on Friday December 6. This will be the sixth year of the fundraising initiative which to date has raised over €80,000. Everyone is invited to take part – private individuals, […]

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Gold And Silver IMRO Awards For Radio Kerry Entries

Gold And Silver IMRO Awards For Radio Kerry Entries

October 5, 2019 at 9:55 am Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry won Gold and Two Silver awards at the 2019 National Radio Awards last night. They had six nominations at the awards which took place at the Lyrath Estate Hotel in Kilkenny, with ‘Cluas Chiarraí’ from Eoghain Fitzgerald and his students on the Kerry College radio broadcasting course, taking […]

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Radio Kerry Receives Six IMRO Nominations

Radio Kerry Receives Six IMRO Nominations

September 4, 2019 at 11:30 am Comments are Disabled

RADIO Kerry has received six nominations for the 2019 National Radio Awards. The annual awards, sponsored by IMRO, recognise the best in Irish radio and include local, national and regional stations in the 32 counties.   The 2019 event will take place on Friday, October 4, at the Lyrath Estate Hotel […]

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