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Cara Credit Union welcomes new additions to the team!

August 16th, 2019|

Cara Credit Union is pleased to welcome the appointments of Sarah O’Regan, Head of Credit and Mark Hussey, Chief Operations Officer to their Senior Executive Team. Sarah O’Regan from Abbeydorney has been appointed Head of Credit. Having completed a Bachelors of Commerce degree in UCC, Sarah went straight to work with AIB where she has […]

Vintage Cars to Parade the Roses

August 16th, 2019|

30 ROSES of Tralee will return to Kerry’s Capital to take part in the 60 Year Celebrations of the Rose of Tralee International Festival.

They will take part in many official events, but the parade is likely to be their highlight of the week with the Kingdom Veteran Vintage & Classic Car Club (KVVCCC) providing the […]

Syphon coffee shop opens on courthouse lane

August 16th, 2019|

A new coffee shop called Syphon has opened on courthouse lane.It has mix of industrial and mid century vintage decor and furniture with art from Banksy , German graffiti artist Daim, blue crow origami and local boy Damien Slattery among others.
It’s serving coffee from Bean in Dingle and Lola in Listowel.
“We are all passionate Batista’s […]

James Patrice announced as Festival Fashion Show judge!

August 9th, 2019|

ONE of Ireland’s most stylish men, James Patrice, has been confirmed as the special guest at the 2019 Rose of Tralee Autumn Winter Fashion Show in the Festival Dome on Sunday 25th August.
The TV and Social Media Star will Co-Judge the Designer of the Year Awards and the Best Dressed Lady Competition at the Fashion […]

Allanagh heads to Russia in August!

August 2nd, 2019|

Kerry trainee, Allanagh O’Sullivan from Lixnaw , will represent Ireland at the 45th WorldSkills Competition, the skills Olympics, in Kazan, Russia in August 2019. Allanagh will take part in the Beauty Therapy competition.Allanagh was the youngest competitor at the finals at just 17 years of age where over 150 participants competed in nearly 30 sectors […]

Stag & Doe ‘brewing up a storm’ in the Fiddler!

August 2nd, 2019|

Stag & Doe Sessions is now on its third outing, the launch night went down a treat with an array of artists from all around Kerry including Deep Sky Objects, Scenes, Leevy, Radar Fry, Julian and Owen Rua. The launch proved people’s appetite for original live music which of course meant another was on the […]

Great Southern Killarney joins Preferred Hotels & Resorts

July 18th, 2019|

The owners of Great Southern Killarney are delighted to announce that Great Southern has become a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts — the world’s largest independent hotel brand that represents more than 750 distinctive hotels, resorts, residences, and unique hotel groups across 85 countries. The Preferred Hotels & Resorts Lifestyle Collection, of which Great […]

Kerry College of Further Education – Giving Back to the Community!

July 18th, 2019|

Kerry College of Further Education (KCFE), of Kerry Education and Training Board, at all times strives to foster a culture of “caring and support” within their student body and this was certainly evident during the last academic year with their launch of the “KCFE – Kerry College Fundraising Events”. This initiative which evolved through […]

Work in Kerry for a Day and maybe you’ll stay!

July 18th, 2019|

An exciting collaboration launched an initiative recently that allows more people work from Kerry this Summer.
Dotted throughout the county of Kerry, there are a myriad of entrepreneurial hubs, ranging from incubation spaces to co-working spaces, with up to 1Gb of broadband, and all within minutes of the glorious beaches and scenery that Kerry […]

Kerry Council and Chamber lead UK VISIT TO GROW ECONOMIC CO-OPERATION

July 12th, 2019|

The UK launch of the British Embassy-led programme ‘Joining the Dots’ took place on Wednesday at the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) in Coventry and is the second phase in the programme, following a successful launch in November 2018 with Cork Chamber. The report identifies areas for growth and offers concrete recommendations on how to promote […]