News

Luxury Cruise Liner Visits Foynes and Boosts Kerry Economy

June 20th, 2019|

The Foynes and wider region received a summer tourism boost last week when a luxury cruise liner on a nostalgic voyage docked at the busy shipping port.
The Prinsendam, a Holland America Line ship, which is on its final voyage after 17 years sailing around the world, anchored at 6.30am off Foynes Island for 12 […]

TLI and Kerry Coaches partner with Cycle Against Suicide

June 20th, 2019|

LOCAL KERRY BUSINESSES, TLI Group and Kerry Coaches, Ireland’s leading Luxury Coach Company, were proud to sponsor the recent 780km main cycle organised by national charity Cycle Against Suicide, in which hundreds of cyclists took part.

The Kerry businesses have been stalwart supporters of Cycle Against Suicide and the success of this year’s cycle is thanks […]

Super League champions Garvey’s Tralee Warriors sign Daniel Jokubaitis

June 20th, 2019|

Reigning Men’s Super League champions Garvey’s Tralee Warriors have secured the services of former Killorglin star player Daniel Jokubaitis for the 2019/2020 season.The 25 year old Lithuanian signed for the Warriors this week and will provide additional depth to their roster as they prepare to defend their Super League crown. He enjoyed a stellar year […]

Who’s on the phone? It’s Lucy the Alpaca, from Sandy Feet Farm!

June 14th, 2019|

Dr Doolittle isn’t the only human who can talk to the animals. Visitors to Sandy Feet Farm can receive calls on their mobiles from Lucy the Alpaca, Goujon the chicken, Kathleen the Highland Cow or Róisín the Dexter, as they stroll round Kerry’s newest family attraction.

By swiping their smartphones on a nearby plaque, visitors […]

Legends at The Jazz

June 14th, 2019|

Taken sometime in 2003, this photo shows the diversity and wealth of musical talent we have in Tralee.
L to R, The late Michael Donovan was the leader of the band, Mark Leen fresh from selling out the INEC for two nights, Seanie Power, Noel Keane on Trumpet, the legendary D.J. Curtin on a return trip […]

Baile Mhuire shows off their budding Artists!

June 14th, 2019|

Tralee Art Group and clients of Baile Mhuire are holding a joint exhibition of new and exciting artworks. Opening on June 20th ‘3pm,this exhibition will showcase what clients of Baile Mhuire have achieved while working closely with members of Tralee Art Group over recent months. This engagement has had a positive impact on both TAG […]

New Executive Director Appointed To Siamsa Tíre

June 7th, 2019|

The Chairman, Pat Dawson and the Board of SIAMSA TÍRE are pleased to announce the appointment of Róisín McGarr as the new Executive Director for Siamsa Tíre – Home to the National Folk Theatre of Ireland. The role of Executive Director will be to lead and manage Siamsa Tíre strategically into the future as a […]

Tim Wins The Corrib Car!

June 7th, 2019|

Tim O’Connor (Leith West Tralee) with his family Jack and Bernadette O’Connor and staff from Corrib Oil, Dioreann Morgan, Maria Rahilly, Sean Hennessy and Conor Hurley .Tim was the overall winner of the Corrib Oil John Joe Sheehy Road,Tralee Ford Focus Car on Saturday . There were 14 finalists present on the day and Tim
was […]

Are you taking part in Tralee’s Nun Challenge on June 15?

June 7th, 2019|

Are you ready for the Tralee Nun Challenge on June 15th? Saturday week will see a black and white crowd descending on Tralee Town Park attempting to break the Guinness World Record of the largest gathering ever of people dressed as nuns, as part of Feile na mBláth 2019. Tralee Nun Challenge is looking for […]

The Ring of Beara Cycle draws 1000s from across the globe

May 31st, 2019|

Last weekend saw the staging of the fifth annual Ring of Beara Cycle Kenmare. This sold-out event brought cyclists from all over Ireland and as far afield as Australia, the US, Canada and Switzerland to the Beara Peninsula for Ireland’s most captivating cycle route. Video of one of the on-duty Gardaí at the event, Caroline […]