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House of Coffee pop up cafe opens in Roundys

August 10th, 2018|

Life long friends Rachel Templeman and Edwin Byrne have opened a pop up cafe in the popular Pub Roundys , Brogue Maker Lane ( near the Ashe Hotel). “We have been looking for an opportunity for a while , I’m a passionate Barista and felt their was an opening for quality coffee in town .We […]

Festival Oktoberfest!

August 3rd, 2018|

FOR one night only, festive folk in Tralee – locals and visitors alike – will embrace their inner-German and experience a ‘wunderbar’ evening at Oktoberfest on Saturday 18th August in the Dome during the Rose of Tralee International Festival. Two of this year’s Rose Escorts David O’Connor and Brendan O’Dea swapped their tuxedos for lederhosen […]

Rose Festival appeals to non-contributors to play their part in biggest FREE Festival yet!

August 3rd, 2018|

IT’S the beginning of August, the Dome is up, the lights are up, and excitement is building ahead of the start of Kerry’s most important annual international tourism event, the Rose of Tralee International Festival.
The street entertainment alone will cost €355,000 this year to present a line-up of family-friendly, FREE and affordable fun from Friday […]

Roses expand their tastebuds!

July 20th, 2018|

Roses competing for the international Rose of Tralee title later this year were treated to some Kildare culinary delights when they toured the county, courtesy of the inaugural Taste of Kildare Food Festival.
Five entrants in this year’s Rose of Tralee final visited the county in advance of the full Rose of Tralee Tour between August […]

Chamber announces Dick Spring as Business Development Ambassador for Tralee

July 20th, 2018|

DICK Spring has encouraged the people and business community of Tralee to buy in to Tralee Chamber Alliance’s plans for the future of the town, at the launch of the new Tralee brand at Siamsa Tire this afternoon.
The former Tánaiste was announced as the Business Development Ambassador for Kerry’s capital town at the event.
Created by […]

Dawn Milk celebrates 25 years sponsoring Ladies Day at the Killarney Races

July 13th, 2018|

The 25th year of the Dawn Milk Ladies Day at the Killarney Races promises to be action packed both on and off the track with a host of celebrities attending on Thursday, July 19th, 2018. The style stakes are high this year with celebrity couple Una Healy and Ben Foden travelling from the UK to […]

Help Raise Much needed funds for Crumlin Children’s Hospital

July 13th, 2018|

Last year’s Crumlin Colour Run was a great success after we raised €5,050 in aid of Crumlin Children’s Hospital.“ says Micheál Dillon of Kinetic Fitness Last September the weather wasn’t great so we were thrilled to still have over 250 people battle to weather and have a great run. Everyone had fantastic fun both adults […]

Ardfert Youth Club win Irish Cancer Society X-HALE Youth Award

July 13th, 2018|

Ardfert Youth Club from Kerry has been awarded the Online Community prize at the Irish Cancer Society X-HALE Youth Awards 2018. The group scooped the award for the most views on YouTube of its short film “Think Twice” which was showcased at the recent event in the Helix in Dublin. The winning film was watched […]

Life’s a Beach for Gala holiday winner

July 6th, 2018|

FOLLOWING a huge in-store giveaway by Gala Retail, local woman Angela O’Donnell from Tralee has been named as the winner of a holiday after entering the competition in local store, Gala Mounthawk.

Running in store as part of the Gala Group’s 20th year celebrations, the Gala European Holiday Giveaway competition gave Gala customers the chance to […]

Barrygarry House Hotel takes the Green Route

July 6th, 2018|

Awareness of the damage caused to the environment by pollution is top of the agenda at Ballygarry House Hotel in Tralee. What started with small efforts to reduce waste with the introduction of paperless checkouts and refillable soap dispensers quickly led to the formation of a dedicated ‘Green Team’ under the direction of Deputy General […]