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Roses expand their tastebuds!

July 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Roses expand their tastebuds!

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 […]

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Chamber announces Dick Spring as Business Development Ambassador for Tralee

July 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Chamber announces Dick Spring as Business Development Ambassador for Tralee

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 […]

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

July 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Dawn Milk celebrates 25 years sponsoring Ladies Day at the Killarney Races

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. […]

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Help Raise Much needed funds for Crumlin Children’s Hospital

July 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Help Raise Much needed funds for Crumlin Children’s Hospital

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 […]

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

July 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Ardfert Youth Club win Irish Cancer Society X-HALE Youth Award

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 […]

Life’s a Beach for Gala holiday winner

July 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Life’s a Beach for Gala holiday winner

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 […]

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Barrygarry House Hotel takes the Green Route

July 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Barrygarry House Hotel takes the Green Route

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 […]

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Cara Credit Union hands the keys to Matthew!!!

July 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Cara Credit Union hands the keys to Matthew!!!

Matthew Mc Sweeney from Tralee is the latest winner of Cara Credit Union’s Members Car Draw when his name was picked from their live members car draw on June 28th, 2018 in the Cara Credit […]

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A Brilliant Hat and a Megawatt Smile from Kerry shines Bright at Bloom

June 28th, 2018|Comments Off on A Brilliant Hat and a Megawatt Smile from Kerry shines Bright at Bloom

Brightest at Bloom finalist Grace Mulvihill from Ballybunion in Co Kerry caught the eye of the ‘Brightest at Bloom’ judges at Enable Ireland’s Beyond Boundaries Garden in association with Solus Light Bulbs at Bloom in […]

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The Freedom Machine

June 28th, 2018|Comments Off on The Freedom Machine

There are a worrying number of “ists” in society today – racists, sexists, and even fascists – who’d have thought they’d make such a comeback?! For her debut one-woman show, Elaine Gallagher has decided to […]

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53% of Irish Students use CAO Change of Mind

June 28th, 2018|Comments Off on 53% of Irish Students use CAO Change of Mind

Irelands’ most important state exam, the Leaving Certificate, is almost over. Thousands of students in exam centres across Ireland have drawn on years of learning and preparation in an effort to achieve results which best […]

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Susan embraces the Italian way of teaching

June 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on Susan embraces the Italian way of teaching

On Sunday June 10th , 2018 I had the privilege of travelling to San Miniato , Italy in my capacity as an Early Childhood Care and Education Teacher with Kerry College of Further Education, with […]

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Gas Networks Ireland launches 2018 Apprenticeship Scheme

June 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on Gas Networks Ireland launches 2018 Apprenticeship Scheme

Following on the success of the 2015 apprenticeship programme, Gas Networks Ireland is delighted to announce that its Apprenticeship Programme will return this Autumn, to recruit 7 new apprentices. The apprenticeship programme plays a key […]

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

June 14th, 2018|Comments Off on You heard it here first …VEGTOPIA ….Festival, Sat 14th July

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 […]

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Lero, IT Tralee and Bon Secours announce Hip research programme

June 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Lero, IT Tralee and Bon Secours announce Hip research programme

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 […]

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

June 8th, 2018|Comments Off on The Brogue Invite all their tourism partners to celebrate the ‘Arrival of Summer‘

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 […]

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Big weekend of Art and Cocktails at Roundys

June 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Big weekend of Art and Cocktails at Roundys

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 […]

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

May 31st, 2018|Comments Off on 11-year-old Dingle pianist scoops Musician of the Year title

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 […]

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Poetic success for Elise

May 31st, 2018|Comments Off on Poetic success for Elise

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 […]

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Sporting Greats To Celebrate Meadowlands Hotel 20Th Anniversary Festival

May 24th, 2018|Comments Off on Sporting Greats To Celebrate Meadowlands Hotel 20Th Anniversary Festival

Tralee’s Meadowlands Hotel will be joined by a host of sports stars including soccer legend Paul McGrath and Cork’s Seán Óg Ó hAilpín to celebrate its 20thanniversary as a business with a weekend festival from […]

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Street Feasts will happen all over Kerry!

May 24th, 2018|Comments Off on Street Feasts will happen all over Kerry!

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, […]

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St Brendans …. Ready For The Runway!

May 17th, 2018|Comments Off on St Brendans …. Ready For The Runway!

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 […]

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2018 Kerry Gaa Supporters Race Of Champions Launched

May 17th, 2018|Comments Off on 2018 Kerry Gaa Supporters Race Of Champions Launched

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 […]

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

May 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Kerry Motor Works help Kerry Cancer Support Group in their bid to “Drive your Recovery”

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 […]

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Talented Leo signs on the dotted line!

May 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Talented Leo signs on the dotted line!

Tralee’s Leo Gaxha pictured with his family and Sheffield United
FC officials as he signs his three year contract.

Loads of FREE Family Fun at the KERRY EXPO this weekend!

May 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Loads of FREE Family Fun at the KERRY EXPO this weekend!

Let the celebrations begin!! Excitement is reaching new heights as nearly 140 exhibitors across Kerry gear up for the big event. The Kerry EXPO
(May 13th in the INEC )
which is now an annual fixture in […]

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Club Night In the Abbey This Sunday!

May 4th, 2018|Comments Off on Club Night In the Abbey This Sunday!

The abbey inn this bank holiday Sunday launches ( leaders of the new school )a club night to find the future electronic music stars!!
Two Djs will perform on the night Conor brick who burst […]

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May Day Alert! Rose of Tralee Dome Event Tickets are now on sale

May 4th, 2018|Comments Off on May Day Alert! Rose of Tralee Dome Event Tickets are now on sale

DAYS are longer, the weather is warmer and news that tickets to the 2018 Rose of Tralee Dome events are now on sale can only mean one thing – SUMMER IS HERE!The Rose of Tralee […]

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Pat chats to Jamie!

April 27th, 2018|Comments Off on Pat chats to Jamie!

Tralee Advertisers very own Sports Reporter Pat Harnett was one of only 3 reporters in Kerry to get to spend time with Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher last week as he visited the INEC Killarney in […]

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Bank Holiday Fenit RNLI Annual Fundraising 50km Cycle

April 27th, 2018|Comments Off on Bank Holiday Fenit RNLI Annual Fundraising 50km Cycle

The 50 kilometre cycle takes place on Saturday May 5th and will see cyclists make their way from Tralee through Farranfore and on to Castleisland before looping back into the county capital.

The event will start […]

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Come and visit the Sick Teddy Bears!

April 27th, 2018|Comments Off on Come and visit the Sick Teddy Bears!

This  Sunday April 29th children are invited to the Bon Secours Hospital Tralee to learn about what happens in a hospital, who works there and what Teddy Doctors do to help sick Teddy feel better. […]

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Don goes back to being a Chef!

April 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Don goes back to being a Chef!

Don goes back to being a Chef!
Fashion Designer to the stars, Don O’Neill, will return to his culinary past for one night only this July for what promises to be an unforgettable fundraising event in […]

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Mary O’Rourke & Dick Spring to address 2018 PROBUS All Ireland Rally Tralee

April 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Mary O’Rourke & Dick Spring to address 2018 PROBUS All Ireland Rally Tralee

TWO of Ireland’s best known public figures from the last 40 years will be among the list of high-profile speakers at the 2018 PROBUS All Ireland Rally from May 15th to 17th in Tralee, Co […]

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The Green Cbs Petition For The Homeless

April 20th, 2018|Comments Off on The Green Cbs Petition For The Homeless

This friday (tonight ) , around 20 students from the Green CBS will sleep outside from about 9pm to 7am on Saturday morning as part of their awareness campaign and petition for the plight of […]

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DPD Kerry launches new depot in Tralee

April 13th, 2018|Comments Off on DPD Kerry launches new depot in Tralee

DPD Ireland has this week officially opened its new Kerry depot at Monavalley Business Park, Tralee. The company is Ireland’s largest dedicated parcel carrier and provides next day delivery from their thirty-seven strategically located depots […]

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Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn “Night at the Dogs” fundraiser on Saturday 21st April

April 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn “Night at the Dogs” fundraiser on Saturday 21st April

The Kingdom Greyhound Stadium in Tralee will be the place to be on Saturday night the 21st April when Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn kicks off their celebration of 40 successful years of All Irish Primary Education […]

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Dáithí Putting The Kettle On Alzheimer Society of Ireland Tea Day (May 3Rd)

April 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Dáithí Putting The Kettle On Alzheimer Society of Ireland Tea Day (May 3Rd)

Dáithí Ó Sé said: “I’m delighted to support Alzheimer’s Tea Day again this year, for a third year running. There’s 1,848 people living with dementia in Kerry today so that’s 1,848 good reasons to get […]

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A little bit of France has just opened in Tralee!

April 6th, 2018|Comments Off on A little bit of France has just opened in Tralee!

On St Patrick’s Day, a few weeks ago, a small bit of France opened up on Rue Du Pont (Lower Bridge st !) below the Abbey Inn. Thats right , Alexandre and Isobelle, all the […]

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Rose Hotel Circuit Of Kerry Rally Attracts Big Numbers!

April 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Rose Hotel Circuit Of Kerry Rally Attracts Big Numbers!

The splendid and scenic west Kerry region provides the backdrop to Sunday’s second round of the Triton Showers National Rally Championship, the Rose Hotel Circuit of Kerry Rally that has attracted a strong entry.

The rally […]

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Snow Patrol Tickets On Sale Tomorrow

March 30th, 2018|Comments Off on Snow Patrol Tickets On Sale Tomorrow

Tickets for all tour dates go on sale at 10am on Friday 30th March via Ticketmaster outlets and www.inec.ie
Over a two-decade career, Snow Patrol has carved out a unique place for themselves. Since their 1998 […]

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Premier Financial win another award!

March 30th, 2018|Comments Off on Premier Financial win another award!

For the second year in a row, Tralee based financial planning practice, Premier Financial, have won a top national industry accolade – scooping the prestigious Best Life & Pensions Broker of the Year Award at […]

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Unsung Hero

March 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on Unsung Hero

The Unsung Hero Cycle will take place on Saturday April 21st, leaving from Ballyseedy Home & Garden at 10am. This partnership spin is in conjunction with The Tour de Munster cycle which will take place […]

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Expose Get Nominated Into The Top 8!

March 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on Expose Get Nominated Into The Top 8!

Expose Beauty lounge and Hair studio in Mounthawk Tralee have been shortlisted in the Image Magazine Awards. They have been nominated in the category of the best beauty salon. Only 8 salons in Ireland have […]

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Brendan Griffin TD launches ETB strategy 2018-2022

March 15th, 2018|Comments Off on Brendan Griffin TD launches ETB strategy 2018-2022

Two Mile Community National School teacher Catherine Barry and students Cailean Laing , Aoife Casey and Quiver Byrne Pictured with Anne O’Dwyer , Jim Finucane of the Kerry Education & Training Boad (Kerry ETB) and […]

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Kerry County Council announce Arts Awards Recipients under Arts Act Grant Fund for 2018

March 15th, 2018|Comments Off on Kerry County Council announce Arts Awards Recipients under Arts Act Grant Fund for 2018

The 2018 Arts Grants and Bursaries Scheme at Kerry County Council was heavily subscribed this year. The application process was managed by the Arts Office at Kerry County Council and co-ordinated by Arts Officer, Kate […]

Kerry College of Further Education (KCFE) Launches 2018/19 Prospectus

March 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Kerry College of Further Education (KCFE) Launches 2018/19 Prospectus

Kerry College of Further Education (KCFE) had the official launch of its 2018/19 Prospectus at the College Campus Restaurant on Tuesday 6th March, attended by over 40 industry representatives. Guest of honour to launch the […]

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Hilarious comedy musical for Siamsa Tire

March 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Hilarious comedy musical for Siamsa Tire

Universally recognised as one of the all-time great comedy musicals, Little Shop of Horrors is coming to Siamsa Tire Theatre from Wednesday to Saturday, March 21st to 24th. Presented by the multi-award-winning Light Opera Society […]

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Castleisland TY Students are ‘Going Places’!

March 1st, 2018|Comments Off on Castleisland TY Students are ‘Going Places’!

Kerry native Ciara Griffin, captain of the Irish Women’s Rugby team, teamed up with students from Presentation secondary school, Castleisland Co. Kerry
to promote the Bus Éireann competition for transition year students – ‘Go Places’. The […]

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Radio Kerry welcomes two new team members

March 1st, 2018|Comments Off on Radio Kerry welcomes two new team members

Radio Kerry is delighted to welcome two new members to the On-air and Training teams respectively. Former Kerry Footballer Sean O Sullivan will join the Radio Kerry’s Sports Department while Eoghain Fitzgerald, formerly Assistant Programme […]

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Tralee Tandoori extends its ‘Hot ‘ midweek Curry Offer !

February 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on Tralee Tandoori extends its ‘Hot ‘ midweek Curry Offer !

Coming up on celebrating their first year in business , Indian Restaurant , Tralee Tandoori ,are doing it in style as they have just launced a fantastic midweek Half price offer on their delicious Curry […]