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Tralee set for Legendary Country show!

February 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Tralee set for Legendary Country show!

Now seen by over 250,000 people the hugely popular hit Legends of American Country show is set to make its welcome Tralee return on Sunday 24th February to the Siamsa Tire Theatre and what a […]

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Is It Time For Tralee To ‘Twin’ With Another European Town? Funding Available For Short Term Town Twinning Projects In Kerry

February 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Is It Time For Tralee To ‘Twin’ With Another European Town? Funding Available For Short Term Town Twinning Projects In Kerry

Towns all across Ireland should consider applying for funding for short-term Town Twinning projects. This is according to Ireland South MEP Deirdre Clune. Tralee is currently in the process of twinning with Beit Sahour near […]

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Gers Place… Nice eggs …nice touch!

February 8th, 2019|Comments Off on Gers Place… Nice eggs …nice touch!

Last Friday out delivering our weekly edition of THe Tralee Advertiser, late in the day I pulled up into Gers Place in Manavalley and owner Ger himself whipped up ,in no-time, a delicious plate of […]

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Kerry Motor Works keep themselves and Ford at No 1 in Kerry!

February 8th, 2019|Comments Off on Kerry Motor Works keep themselves and Ford at No 1 in Kerry!

THe results are in ! The January figures for new car sales are out there and once again its hats off to Kerry Motor Works as they have helped the Ford Kuga secure the top […]

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Off The Ball boosts GAA coverage with ‘Star’ signing

February 8th, 2019|Comments Off on Off The Ball boosts GAA coverage with ‘Star’ signing

One of Kerry’s most decorated Gaelic footballer players, Kieran Donaghy, is the latest star signing at Off The Ball.

The former Kingdom full-forward – who played senior football for 14 years, amassing four All-Ireland wins and […]

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One Of Ireland’s Finest Techno Djs Cailin Comes To Rock The Abbey This Sat Feb 2

February 1st, 2019|Comments Off on One Of Ireland’s Finest Techno Djs Cailin Comes To Rock The Abbey This Sat Feb 2

A longtime resident for one of the most consistent techno collectives in Dublin, Subject, there’s no denying Cailín’s talent as a DJ. Couple that with her underrated and somewhat overlooked penchant for production, which has […]

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Ciara ups her Focus with Kerry Motor Works!

February 1st, 2019|Comments Off on Ciara ups her Focus with Kerry Motor Works!

Ciara Griffin ,from Ballymac, is Kerry Motor Works Brand Ambassador . Ciara, who  is captain of the Irish Ladies Rugby team , is pictured here receiving the keys to her  brand new 191 Focus 1.5 […]

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Kerry says Guten Tag at travel fair in Stuttgart

January 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Kerry says Guten Tag at travel fair in Stuttgart

Tourism Ireland in Germany kicked off its 2019 programme of promotions at CMT (holiday exhibition) in Stuttgart this week. Tourism Ireland is joined at CMT by 14 tourism businesses – including Kerry County Council – […]

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Fenit RNLI Lifeboat Annual Fundraising 50km and 80km Cycle

January 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Fenit RNLI Lifeboat Annual Fundraising 50km and 80km Cycle

Fenit RNLI will hold its 16th annual cycle on Saturday May 11th 2019. This year’s cycle has two options for cyclists. There will be the traditional 50km route and a new 80km route. Both options […]

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Patsy’s Transformation at Unislim

January 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Patsy’s Transformation at Unislim

Super glamourous Patsy Nolan used to hide in the background. Now since losing almost 5stone, she is more confident than ever and is standing tall and leading the troops at her own Unislim class in […]

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Practical Workshops at the KCFE …

January 11th, 2019|Comments Off on Practical Workshops at the KCFE …

A series of workshops titled ‘Move Forward to the Professional World of Work’ kicked off the new term at Kerry College of Further Education (KCFE) for the beauty therapy students.  An integral focus of this […]

Let’s Get Kerry Walking National Operation Transformation Walk Day

January 11th, 2019|Comments Off on Let’s Get Kerry Walking National Operation Transformation Walk Day

There’s only days to go to this year’s Operations Transformation Walk and it’s shaping up nicely. The walk, organised by Kerry Recreation and Sports Partnership will follow the old tow path of the Tralee Ship […]

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Kerry community groups set to go the distance in aid of GOAL this Christmas

December 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Kerry community groups set to go the distance in aid of GOAL this Christmas

From Kenmare to Listowel, Kerry community groups will be out in force to raise funds for GOAL this Christmas. Now in its 37th year, the GOAL Mile is held in villages, towns and cities all […]

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Back to the 80’s at The Rose Hotel

December 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Back to the 80’s at The Rose Hotel

Dig out those shoulder pads and leg warmers and get set to hit the dancefloor 80’s style at The Rose Hotel on Friday 25th January 2019 with the Back to the 80’s disco in aid […]

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Christmas comes early for Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind

December 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Christmas comes early for Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind

The puppies of Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind have been given an early Christmas present this year, with MSD Animal Health presenting them with ‘the gift of health.’

The donation from the leading animal health […]

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Traditional Toys popular as ever say Caballs

December 7th, 2018|Comments Off on Traditional Toys popular as ever say Caballs

Anne and her team at Caballs Toystore in Bridge St , Tralee ,fresh from staying up late watching the Late Late Toy Show last friday night have put together a very helpful list of the […]

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Another string to their bow- Serenity Spa win Most Stylish Bridal Spa at The Cointreau Hi Style Awards 2018.

December 7th, 2018|Comments Off on Another string to their bow- Serenity Spa win Most Stylish Bridal Spa at The Cointreau Hi Style Awards 2018.

Serenity Spa at The Rose Hotel has once again added to its list of accolades at The Cointreau Hi Style Awards 2018 which took place on Saturday 24th November at the Clayton Convention Centre, Cork.

Serenity […]

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Anthony launches Callum’s story, ‘Gravespeakers’!

December 7th, 2018|Comments Off on Anthony launches Callum’s story, ‘Gravespeakers’!

Award winning presenter and author Anthony Garvey will launch his new children’s book today (Friday Dec 7th )at 11am , at Blennerville National School. Aimed at 8-12 year olds, the Gravespeakers’ series tells the stories […]

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Maureen is ‘Most Stylish Newcomer‘!

November 30th, 2018|Comments Off on Maureen is ‘Most Stylish Newcomer‘!

Maureen McCarthy of Brush’n’Blush Salon, Tralee , winner of the “Hi’s Most Stylish Newcomer to the Hair Industry 2018”.

Photo from the Hi Magazine Awards 2018 which were held in The Clayton Silver Springs Hotel, Cork […]

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Highest Accolade for Parknasilla Graduate

November 30th, 2018|Comments Off on Highest Accolade for Parknasilla Graduate

The Irish Hospitality Institute (IHI) recognised the contribution that individuals make to the hospitality profession at their annual Founders Banquet in Dublin last Thursday.

Kenmare native Keara O’Brien and Operations Manager at Parknasilla Resort and Spa […]

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Now here’s a ‘good news’ story for Christmas

November 30th, 2018|Comments Off on Now here’s a ‘good news’ story for Christmas

A VINTAGE watch, once owned by the late Peter Kinane, described as “a frugal farmer from Tipperary”, which was found by a Galway-based antiques dealer among the contents of items he bought from a County […]

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Tralee lights up Christmas on Saturday!

November 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on Tralee lights up Christmas on Saturday!

THE Rose of Tralee, Kirsten Mate Maher, and the Mayor of Tralee, Cllr Graham Spring, will switch on the Christmas Lights in The Square, Tralee at 5pm on Saturday 24th November, heralding the start of […]

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ITT launches New Springboard+ Courses for January

November 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on ITT launches New Springboard+ Courses for January

An additional boost has been given to anyone looking to progress their career, gain new skills, start a new career path or re-enter the workforce through €292,876 in new funding secured by IT Tralee for […]

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Everybody needs a new Rug! A Lovetts Rug!

November 16th, 2018|Comments Off on Everybody needs a new Rug! A Lovetts Rug!

Well its that time of year again , when I get a phone call from one of Tralees longest established business . Pat Lovett Carpets who are located in Bridge Lane , right beside Shaws […]

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Anne wants you to give a little this Christmas!

November 16th, 2018|Comments Off on Anne wants you to give a little this Christmas!

Anne Laide from Tralees famous Toy Store , Caballs , has come together with St Vincent De Paul to organise the hugely popular Christmas Toy appeal which will run right up til Christmas again this […]

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16 days of action in support of DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

November 16th, 2018|Comments Off on 16 days of action in support of DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Selina Ní Shuitséar and Miriam Owens are doing a 16 hour Domestic Violence homeless sleep out on the 28th of November from 5pm to 9am at IT Tallaght to raise awarness of the hidden homeless, […]

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Mary Black Launches Grandparent Of The Year Award 2018 At Specsavers Tralee

November 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Mary Black Launches Grandparent Of The Year Award 2018 At Specsavers Tralee

Esteemed Irish folk singer, recording artist and grandmother of two, Mary Black, launched this year’s Grandparent of the Year Award.
Specsavers Audiologists in Tralee, in association with Beaumont Hospital’s Cochlear Department is calling for nominations as […]

Des can motor on thanks to Cara Credit Union !

November 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Des can motor on thanks to Cara Credit Union !

Des Horan from Cloonmore, 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 International Credit Union. Des drives away with […]

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Its time… the Connect Ladies Luncheon & Fashion Afternoon!

November 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Its time… the Connect Ladies Luncheon & Fashion Afternoon!

Kerry’s premier monthly lifestyle magazine, Connect Publications, is hosting their annual Ladies Lunch and Fashion Afternoon at the Ashe Hotel Tralee, on Sunday November 25th. The day will commence at 12.30pm with a Christmas Bellini […]

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Call for nominations for the Lee Strand/Kerry Garda Youth Achievement Awards 2018

November 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Call for nominations for the Lee Strand/Kerry Garda Youth Achievement Awards 2018

The Lee Strand/Kerry Garda Youth Achievement Awards 2018 was officially launched on Friday, October 26th in Lee Strand in Tralee. The awards are held for youths between the ages of thirteen and twenty one years […]

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Day of the Dead party @Roundys

November 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Day of the Dead party @Roundys

Tralee’s favourite cocktail bar ,Roundys, is having a Mexican Day of the Dead party tomorrow, Saturday November 3rd.
The highlight of the party with be “The taco truck “ .Believed to Irelands only authentic texmex taco […]

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Ballymac businessman Eamon, profiled in report on tech investment

November 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Ballymac businessman Eamon, profiled in report on tech investment

Kerry native Eamonn Costello and his company patientMpower are profiled in a report launched this week by the Local Enterprise Office for Dublin City.
Mr. Costello – who hails from Ballymacelligot – is co-founder and CEO […]

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Cara Credit Unions has plenty to celebrate for International Credit Union Day

October 26th, 2018|Comments Off on Cara Credit Unions has plenty to celebrate for International Credit Union Day

Cara Credit Union joined more than 68,800 credit unions around the world to celebrate the 70th annual International Credit Union Day on Thursday 18th of October. As the Irish credit union movement celebrates 60 years […]

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The Circus is rolling into town in November

October 26th, 2018|Comments Off on The Circus is rolling into town in November

It’s time to run away to the circus as The National Circus Festival of Ireland lands in Tralee this November
Every November, Tralee becomes a haven for the eccentric and wonderful world of contemporary circus as […]

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Tralee Rock, Blues & Motorcycle festival at the Meadowland Hotel in aid of Kerry S.P.C.A.

October 19th, 2018|Comments Off on Tralee Rock, Blues & Motorcycle festival at the Meadowland Hotel in aid of Kerry S.P.C.A.

MEADOWLANDS Hotel is the venue for the 5th Annual Tralee Rock, Blues & Motorcycle Festival on November 9th-11th2018 in aid of Kerry S.P.C.A. Run by the Gin Palace Bar-Stewards who have organised an exciting line […]

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Rundell to rock Abbey in Halloween Gig

October 19th, 2018|Comments Off on Rundell to rock Abbey in Halloween Gig

AFTER THE SELL OUT CARL COX SHOW IN DUBLIN THIS SUMMER JON RUNDELL is coming TO IRELAND TO ROCK THE ABBEY INN FOR A HALLOWEEN SPECIAL,

JOINED BY INTEC LABEL ARTISTS JONNO & GIBSON
AND KERRY FAVOURITES […]

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Annascaul native, Alex Hoffman joins prominent Tralee legal firm Pierse McCarthy Lucey Solicitors

October 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Annascaul native, Alex Hoffman joins prominent Tralee legal firm Pierse McCarthy Lucey Solicitors

Pierse McCarthy Lucey Solicitors are pleased to announce the recent appointment of the experienced solicitor Alex Hoffman as an associate to the firm which is situated on Ashe Street, Tralee, Co Kerry.
Originally from Annascaul, County […]

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FEELING HEALTHY AT HORANS EXPO!

October 12th, 2018|Comments Off on FEELING HEALTHY AT HORANS EXPO!

Dan Horan of Horan’s Fruit & Veg and Health Stores with chef Oliver Mccabe at Horan’s Health Stores Open Day at Manor West Hotel Tralee on Saturday

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‘Good Morning Mister Turner’ exhibition comes to Siamsa Tíre

October 5th, 2018|Comments Off on ‘Good Morning Mister Turner’ exhibition comes to Siamsa Tíre

Following inclusion in the annual exhibition of Turner watercolours in the National Gallery of Ireland earlier this year, Irish printmaker, Niall Naessens brings his ‘Good Morning Mister Turner’ exhibition to the Siamsa Tíre Galleries. The […]

APOLOGY

September 30th, 2018|Comments Off on APOLOGY

We regularly receive contributions from the public towards our “It’s only a Joke ” page ,which is one of the most popular pages in our magazine.We regret that in last Friday’s edition we published ,in […]

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Tralee Gardai are First Class

September 28th, 2018|Comments Off on Tralee Gardai are First Class

What an experience for the Kerry College of Education Students this week when Garda Aidan O Mahoney and his colleagues were in the KCFE Clash Campus for their inaugural session with the Pre-Garda Studies Students. […]

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Tralee retains Gold medal in the Tidy Towns as Listowels toil finally pays off!

September 28th, 2018|Comments Off on Tralee retains Gold medal in the Tidy Towns as Listowels toil finally pays off!

In this, the 60th Anniversary year of the TidyTowns competition, Listowel was best of a record number of 883 entries from towns and villages throughout the country in the SuperValu National TidyTowns competition.Listowel, Co. Kerry […]

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The National Circus Festival of Ireland returns

September 21st, 2018|Comments Off on The National Circus Festival of Ireland returns

The National Circus Festival of Ireland returns once again to Tralee to celebrate its 17th year in the town. Today the festival confirms its lineup release for 2018, running from the 8th – 11th of […]

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Girls, come together for this fab Ladies Lunch!

September 21st, 2018|Comments Off on Girls, come together for this fab Ladies Lunch!

Get the girls together for a fabulous Ladies Lunch in the Rose Hotel on Sunday, October 7th at 2pm. Ladies will be welcomed with a prosecco reception at 2pm, followed by a delicious three course […]

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Tralee’s bigger better Food Festival is on next weekend!

September 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Tralee’s bigger better Food Festival is on next weekend!

THE season of food festivals has arrived in Kerry and where better to set the table to treat the palette than Kerry’s Capital, home to Tralee Food Festival from Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd September.The […]

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Kerrys first Architecture Festival

September 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Kerrys first Architecture Festival

Kerry’s architectural heritage will be the focus of the inaugural Architecture Kerry festival which takes place from the 28th to 30th September. The event will feature talks, free guided tours, exhibitions, workshops and family events […]

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New members are welcome at Tralee Toastmasters

September 14th, 2018|Comments Off on New members are welcome at Tralee Toastmasters

Tralee Toastmasters will be holding an opening meeting (no charge for guests) on the 17th of September at Kerins O’Rahilly’s Club (Strand Road). Everyone is welcome.
For those who are not familiar with Toastmasters its aims […]

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KCFE Graduation Ceremony Celebrates Academic and Personal Success

September 7th, 2018|Comments Off on KCFE Graduation Ceremony Celebrates Academic and Personal Success

Academic achievement and personal success was celebrated at the Kerry College of Further Education (KCFE) Graduation Ceremony at the Brandon Conference Centre, Tralee on Friday 31st August. An annual highlight in the college calendar, […]

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Jenny Greene And The Rté Concert Orchestra to Play Inec Killarney

September 7th, 2018|Comments Off on Jenny Greene And The Rté Concert Orchestra to Play Inec Killarney

Last year they lifted the roof off the INEC Killarney with two sell out shows and we are delighted to announce 2FM Live with Jenny Greene and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra are returning to the […]

Morning Sessions at Maureen’s Pre-school

September 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Morning Sessions at Maureen’s Pre-school

Maureen’s Montessori Pre-school & Childcare Centre , 48 Casements Avenue , Upper Rock Street Tralee is delighted to launch our new MORNING SESSIONS for both our 2 year FREE ECCE Pre-school Programme for all children […]