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Win a car with Cara Credit Union and Adams!

April 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Win a car with Cara Credit Union and Adams!

Cara Credit Union teams up with Adams of Tralee for their 2019 Members Car Draw. Speaking to Pa Laide CEO of Cara Credit Union “each year our car draw tender goes out to all the […]

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Sean Taaffe Hair & Beauty ready for Roses 60th Year Celebrations

April 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Sean Taaffe Hair & Beauty ready for Roses 60th Year Celebrations

THE 60th Year Celebrations of the Rose of Tralee International Festival have received a springtime boost with the confirmation that the multi¬-award winning salon group Sean Taaffe Hair & Beauty will be the Official Hair […]

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Polish Super Star Dj…. D-Unity Flys Into Kerry For Abbey Gig Easter Saturday

April 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Polish Super Star Dj…. D-Unity Flys Into Kerry For Abbey Gig Easter Saturday

D-Unity is going TO ROCK THE ABBEY INN FOR the ACCESS FINAL SHOW AT THE Abbey
also on the bill are production duo jonno & gibson,
(who’s rhythm ep is out on Trevor Rockcliffes mentor label on […]

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Chamber issues call to shop local as O’Connors Toyshop and Radar Sports announce their Onstreet Closure

April 12th, 2019|Comments Off on Chamber issues call to shop local as O’Connors Toyshop and Radar Sports announce their Onstreet Closure

“Heartbreaking to see this after over 40 years and 2 generations in business. We want to wish all the best to the O’Connor family.
Its frustrating and maddening to see another business close, in a week […]

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Easter in Tralee Eggsplodes with family fun events, including a Charity Fun Run

April 12th, 2019|Comments Off on Easter in Tralee Eggsplodes with family fun events, including a Charity Fun Run

Ballygarry House Hotel is delighted to launch their new Brunch Menu. Designed for healthy eating with wholesome & organic options there’s something for everyone.

Whether it’s a walk on the grounds, Ballyseede Woods or a […]

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Access final show at the Abbey

April 12th, 2019|Comments Off on Access final show at the Abbey

This brings international star D-UNITY along with support jonno brien and timmy gibson.
Damian “D-Unity” Jacuk’s extensive self-taught career is based on a long lasting belief in quality music. It has led him to a consolidated […]

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Kerry and Cork Credit Unions working together to support local farmers.

April 5th, 2019|Comments Off on Kerry and Cork Credit Unions working together to support local farmers.

Early milking was the order of the day on as Six Credit Unions in the Kerry/Cork region joined forces to launch a new Agri Loan product called Cultivate. The launch held in The Gleneagle Hotel, […]

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Taste Kerry and Tralee IT host first All-Ireland Tapas and Pintxo Championship in Kerry April 8th -10th

April 5th, 2019|Comments Off on Taste Kerry and Tralee IT host first All-Ireland Tapas and Pintxo Championship in Kerry April 8th -10th

Some Exciting news for Kerry food lovers this April when the All Ireland Tapas and Pinxto Championship will be hosted at the IT Tralee. Two days of competitions where chefs from all over the country […]

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Warrior spirit wins as Tralee savours Super League glory

March 29th, 2019|Comments Off on Warrior spirit wins as Tralee savours Super League glory

Following the heart stopping action in Belfield on Saturday night, the second act of the compelling season ending drama was played out to a sold out Tralee Complex on Sunday, when Garvey’s Tralee Warriors reached […]

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Importance of positive mental health in the workplace

March 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on Importance of positive mental health in the workplace

Shannon College of Hotel Management graduates told to prioritise staff wellbeing in order to maximise productivity
‘Switch off when you go home and get good sleep’ Guinness Store House MD and former graduate tells class of […]

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BEFORE THE WEEKEND – Warriors survive Neptune battle and now prepare for Western shootout

March 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on BEFORE THE WEEKEND – Warriors survive Neptune battle and now prepare for Western shootout

Garvey’s Tralee Warriors kept their Super League dreams alive last weekend as they secured another vital win, this time over C&S Neptune, in front of a capacity crowd at the Tralee Sports Complex. The Warriors […]

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3 Students from Pobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne compete for a place in national calf-rearing competition

March 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on 3 Students from Pobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne compete for a place in national calf-rearing competition

(l-r) Jack Ó Bric, Naoise MacGearailt, Ciarán Ó Muircheartaigh from Pobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne were among 31 groups who exhibited their project ideas for the Certified Irish Angus Beef Schools Competition to a panel of judges […]

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Chefs join forces to raise funds for Recovery Haven Kerry Cancer Support House at The Rose Hotel this April

March 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Chefs join forces to raise funds for Recovery Haven Kerry Cancer Support House at The Rose Hotel this April

Four of Ireland’s finest chefs and former colleagues are joining forces once again to create a dining experience to remember at The Rose Hotel, Tralee.
Executive chef of The Rose Hotel, Odran Lucey, executive chef of […]

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Tour De Ballyfinnane Cycle – Are You Going?

March 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Tour De Ballyfinnane Cycle – Are You Going?

Following the resounding success of previous year’s cycles, ‘Tour de Ballyfinnane’ Cycle will take place again this year on Saturday, 6th April 2019 @10 am.
This is the 6th year of the cycle which is organised […]

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Daffodil Day 2019 – Friday, 22nd March

March 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Daffodil Day 2019 – Friday, 22nd March

The Irish Cancer Society’s Daffodil Day takes place this year on the Friday 22nd March 2019.

Daffodil Day is the biggest and longest running fundraising day for the Irish Cancer Society and is celebrating its 32st […]

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Rose Hotel holds Open Day for its Spirit Gym this Saturday

March 8th, 2019|Comments Off on Rose Hotel holds Open Day for its Spirit Gym this Saturday

Spirit Gym at The Rose Hotel are holding an open day on Saturday 9th March from 12noon-4pm. Call in to meet their gym instructors, view their facilities and take part in one of their free […]

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Two Grand Marshals to lead Tralee St Patrick’s Day Parade – Anthony O’Gara and Ryan Kelliher

March 8th, 2019|Comments Off on Two Grand Marshals to lead Tralee St Patrick’s Day Parade – Anthony O’Gara and Ryan Kelliher

THE organisers of the 2019 St Patrick’s Day Parade in Tralee have announced that not one, but two people will act as Grand Marshals for this year’s national holiday celebration in Kerry’s Capital town.
60 years […]

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Rock Street / Caherslee Community Games Swimming Team

March 1st, 2019|Comments Off on Rock Street / Caherslee Community Games Swimming Team

The Rock Street/Caherslee Community Games Swimming Team had a very successful outing at the recent Kerry Community Games Swimming Finals in Tralee Sports & Leisure Centre. Rock St/Caherslee was successful in the following events:
Girls U14 […]

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Hurry for the Curry at Grill & Thrill!

March 1st, 2019|Comments Off on Hurry for the Curry at Grill & Thrill!

When Grill and Thrill family restaurant opened its doors on Castle street last Autumn , its owner Irfan had a very simple goal, to serve the very best of what he served up . And […]

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There and Not There’ Photographic Exhibition opens at Siamsa Tíre

February 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on There and Not There’ Photographic Exhibition opens at Siamsa Tíre

THERE AND NOT THERE is an exhibition of photographic work by Victoria J Dean and Sharon Murphy which will be open to the public at Siamsa Tíre, Tralee from Saturday 16th February. Originally exhibited at […]

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Chicago comes to Tralee

February 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on Chicago comes to Tralee

Light Opera Society of Tralee’s Chicago: A Musical Vaudeville with music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, and book by Ebb and Bob Fosse is coming to Siamsa Tire, Tralee for four performances only […]

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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 […]