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You heard it here first …VEGTOPIA ….Festival, Sat 14th July

June 14th, 2018|

Noel Keane of Croi Restaurant and the Culinary Gangsters along with the guys from Manna Organic Store at the launch of Tralee’s Newest Festival VEGTOPIA , which celebrates the humble but great Vegetable this coming July .Noel along with the VEGTOPIA Committee have some fantastic activities penned to date and these include 10.30 to 12pm […]

Lero, IT Tralee and Bon Secours announce Hip research programme

June 14th, 2018|

Lero, the SFI Irish Software Research Centre and IT Tralee have announced a €223,500 programme with Bon Secours Hospital Tralee (BSHT) which could advance the future use of robotics to perform hip replacement operations.

The initial goal of the initiative, which is backed by Science Foundation Ireland, will be to develop a more accurate way for […]

The Brogue Invite all their tourism partners to celebrate the ‘Arrival of Summer‘

June 8th, 2018|

Tralee won the title of being Ireland’s Best Tourism Town in 2015. At the heart of that proud achievement is Kirby’s Brogue Inn. The warmth of the hospitality of the owners, Fiona Kirby and Kevin Cotter and the entire staff will be evident to all their tourism partners in tourism guests at next Tuesday night’s […]

Big weekend of Art and Cocktails at Roundys

June 8th, 2018|

Our favourite cocktail bar Roundys has a big weekend ahead . Calum Threipland of Chelsea drug store and European bartender school will be doing a guest bartender gig on Friday . Calum will be showcasing his Tito vodka and 6 o’ clock gin original creations
On Saturday night local superstar artist Damien Slattery will be launching […]

11-year-old Dingle pianist scoops Musician of the Year title

May 31st, 2018|

Kerry School of Music’s Spring Music Festival End-of-Term Ensemble Day workshops and concert took place yesterday, Sunday, May27th in the Rose Hotel, Tralee. Musicians and singers gathered from all over the county to participate in rehearsals and workshops culminating in the End of-of-Year Concert which took place at 6.30pm in a packed function room. Kerry […]

Poetic success for Elise

May 31st, 2018|

Talented primary school pupil, Elise from St. Brendan’s N.S in Fenit, is celebrating this week after winning an award in a major poetry competition.

With her poem ‘The Sea of Hope’, Elise saw off tough competition from across the island to win the ‘Primary Senior’ category of the 2018 Trócaire poetry competition.

The annual competition, in association […]

Street Feasts will happen all over Kerry!

May 24th, 2018|

Street Feast are delighted to confirm that over 1200 Street Feasts so far, are registered to take place around the country, with 17 taking place in County Kerry so far, including areas such as Tralee, Killarney, Milltown and Kenmare.
Registrations are OPEN for the 9th annual Street Feast taking place on Sunday, 10th June 2018. Street […]

St Brendans …. Ready For The Runway!

May 17th, 2018|

St Brendan’s National School, Blennerville are taking to the catwalk shortly for the first time, as they are busily preparing for their Fashion Show fundraiser. The event will take place in Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday May 31st next and promises to be a fantastic night of entertainment, fashion and fun for all the family. […]

2018 Kerry Gaa Supporters Race Of Champions Launched

May 17th, 2018|

The launch of the 2018 Kerry GAA Supporters sponsored Race of Champions took place last WEEK at the fantastic new Kerry GAA Centre of Excellence in Currans. The 2018 Kerry GAA Supporters Race of Champions Final will take place on Friday 8th June.
The open 550 yds events with a winner’s prize of €15,000 continues to […]

Kerry Motor Works help Kerry Cancer Support Group in their bid to “Drive your Recovery”

May 17th, 2018|

Members of Kerry Cancer Support Group-Kerry Cork Health Link Bus were recently presented with the keys of a 181 Ford Kuga Titanium by Kieran Griffin of Kerry Motor Works Tralee.
The Management, Staff and Board of Directors at Kerry Cancer Support Group would like to express their sincere gratitude to Kerry Motor Works for their continued […]