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Average rent in Kerry increases by over 8% in a year

The average rent in Kerry has increased by over 8% in a year.That’s according to the latest report for the third quarter of this year by property website Daft.ie.The data shows the average rent in Kerry now stands at €791; an increase of 8.6% compared to the same period last year.

yesterday 18:46
Text service to allow public report incidents of suspicious behaviour to be expanded

An initiative that allows the public to report incidents of suspicious behaviour to Gardai is being extended.Gardai say up to 30 people a week are sending messages to them through the See Something Say Something service in Tralee on 50555.The campaign, which is run in association with Tralee

yesterday 18:46
Bus Eireann asked to provide shuttle bus so mid Kerry students don’t get wet on way to school

Cllr for Kerry County Council John Francis Flynn, (FF) Photo By : Domnick Walsh / Eye Focus LTD © Tralee Co Kerry Ireland Phone Mobile 087 / 2672033 L/Line 066 71 22 981 E/mail - [email protected] www.dwalshphoto.comBus Éireann has been asked to provide a shuttle bus, so students in mid

yesterday 18:46
PHOTOS: Hundreds Take Part In Grace Moran Memorial Walk

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The family of Grace Moran start off the Memorial Walk at Kerins O’Rahillys Clubhouse on Sunday afternoon. Photo by Dermot Crean

THE showers which preceded the Grace Moran Memorial Walk failed to deter the crowds from showing up at Kerins O’Rahillys Clubhouse on Sunday

yesterday 16:58
Gardaí Investigate Burglary And Criminal Damage Incidents

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GARDAI are seeking information on a burglary and criminal damage incidents in town over the past week.

Between Saturday evening and Monday morning, damage was caused to the front window of a business at the Horan Centre.

If anyone saw anything suspicious or people hanging

yesterday 15:55
Big €500 Win for Fenit School In Lee Strand Cash 4 Schools Draw

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Teresa Walker, Lee Strand presents Aisling O’Sullivan principal St Brendan’s NS in Fenit with €500 in Lee Strand Cash 4 Schools. Photo By : Domnick Walsh © Eye Focus LTD ©

LEE Strand visited St. Brendan’s NS in Fenit this week to present a cheque of €500 in the Cash 4

yesterday 15:55
Forum insists it’s not restricting access to MacGillycuddy’s Reeks

By Enter - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=52224116The body which manages the MacGillycuddy’s Reeks says it’s not seeking to restrict access to the range.The MacGillycuddy’s Reeks Mountain Access Forum says for the past 3 years,

yesterday 15:19
Council called on to lease Kenmare town centre site for car parking

Photo: Google MapsKerry County Council is being called on to lease a site in Kenmare town centre for car parking.A planning application is before the council, seeking permission for a 59-space car park just off Henry Street in an old timber mill yard.Independent Cllr Dan McCarthy believes if

yesterday 15:19
Investigation into UFO sighting over Kerry

The Irish Aviation authority has launched an investigation after a number of pilots spotted a UFO over Kerry last Friday.A British Airways pilot contacted Shannon Air Traffic Control saying they saw a bright light alongside the aircraft before speeding away.Two other pilots reported seeing the

yesterday 15:19
Windsurfer missing off the Kerry coast makes it ashore 25 nautical miles away

A windsurfer who went missing off the Ballybunion coast for seven hours yesterday has been located 25 nautical miles away in Kilkee, Co Clare.A major search operation was launched just after 5.30 yesterday evening after the windsurfer didn’t return to shore.Fenit RNLI were tasked to the

yesterday 15:19
Oireachtas members to meet UHK management today

Oireachtas members are meeting with University Hospital Kerry management today.Hospital management sought the briefing session with Kerry’s TDs and Senators to update them on the situation at UHK.It’ll take place this afternoon and will discuss hospital capital developments and

yesterday 14:10
Man pleads guilty to having heroin for sale or supply at Tralee Bus Station

A 33-year-old man has pleaded guilty to possession of heroin for sale or supply at Tralee Bus Station.Mantas Narkus, of no fixed abode, admitted to the charge on May 29th this year at Tralee Circuit Criminal Court.The case was adjourned to November 20th for sentencing.

yesterday 14:10
Investigation into UFO sighting over Kerry

A UFO investigation is underway after a number of pilots reported strange lights over Kerry last Friday.A British Airways pilot enquired if there were military exercises underway after seeing a light speeding away from the plane while it was passing over Kerry.Two other pilots off the southwest

yesterday 14:10
Fenit RNLI Involved In Search For Missing Windsurfer Off Ballybunion Who Turned Up In Kilkee

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FENIT and Kilrush RNLI were involved in the multi-agency search and rescue operation last night for a windsurfer who was missing at sea for seven hours.

Fenit RNLI was requested to launch their all-weather lifeboat at 5.34pm Sunday evening following initial reports from the Irish

yesterday 13:39
PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Circus Festival Closes With Parade Through Town

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Fun during the Circus Parade in the town centre on Sunday afternoon. Photo by Dermot Crean

IT’S been another colourful weekend in Tralee as the National Circus Festival of Ireland was again held in the town.

There were workshops, shows and public performances from

yesterday 13:39
Council Invites Applications For Arts Grants Awards

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THE Kerry County Council Arts Grants application process is now open for projects and activities taking place in 2019.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 1pm Thursday, December 13 2018. Under the Arts Act 2003, funding is allocated to individuals or groups where

yesterday 13:39
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McCann At The Movies: ‘Widows’ Is A Heist Movie To Leave Audiences Satisfied

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The movie selection for this week’s movie review at Tralee Omniplex was a very easy decision to make.

Combine an Academy Award winning director in Steve McQueen, with source material from the great Lynda La Plante, co written by McQueen and Gillian Flynn, with an all star

2018-11-10 12:05
Organisers of arts festivals in Kerry invited to information clinic

Organisers of arts festivals in Kerry are being invited to an information clinic.The event at The Rose Hotel, Tralee on November 10th will be facilitated by the Head of Festivals and Events with The Arts Council, Karl Wallace.Among the topics will be the different funding schemes available, the

2018-11-09 16:53
Kerry stores win at Londis Retailing Awards 2018

Kerry: Pictured after receiving their awards at the recent Londis Retailing Awards ceremony held in the Sheraton Hotel, Athlone in Co Westmeath were: (L-R) Ger Greaney, Londis Regional Development Manager, Triona Stack and Seamus Stack, Londis Lixnaw Harry Kelly and Seamus Kelly, Londis

2018-11-09 16:53
Kerry stores shortlisted for annual ShelfLife C Store awards

Two Kerry stores have been shortlisted for prestigious industry awards in the annual ShelfLife C Store awards.The awards recognise and reward best practise in retailing in all key areas of operation.Byrne’s SPAR Tralee, has been shortlisted for two awards Large Forecourt Retailer of the Year

2018-11-09 16:53
Let’s Talk Tourism forum taking place in Killarney today

Photographed left to right is Margaret O'Conor, Head of Business Banking AIB Kerry, Ciara O'Grady, Lets Talk Tourism, Michael Rosney, Skal International, Niamh O'Shea IHF Kerry, Joan McCarthy, Kerry County Council and Paul O'Neil Killarney Chamber of Commerce and Tourism. Photograph by Sally

2018-11-09 16:53
Fine Gael local conventions to take place in three Kerry districts next month

Fine Gael local area conventions will take place in three districts early next month.The conventions will decide the party’s candidates for the local elections, which are due to take place in May of 2019.Dingle’s electoral area will hold its convention on December 3rd, the

2018-11-09 16:53
Public reminded of dangers associated with climbing Kerry’s mountains

The public are being reminded of the dangers associated with climbing Kerry’s mountains.Project Officer with South Kerry Development Partnership Patricia Deane says there are always hidden dangers when climbing mountains and is urging people to take precautions.She is advising people to

2018-11-09 16:53
Listowel Food Fair gets underway

The twenty fourth annual Listowel Food Fair gets underway this evening.Collette Twomey, managing director of Clonakilty Black Pudding, will open the fair at seven o’clock.This will be followed by a cooking demonstration by TV presenters Simon Delaney and Lizzy Lyons. Another highlight

2018-11-08 16:55
Latest news from Tralee
yesterday 18:46 Average rent in Kerry increases by over 8% in a year
yesterday 18:46 Text service to allow public report incidents of suspicious behaviour to be expanded
yesterday 18:46 Bus Eireann asked to provide shuttle bus so mid Kerry students don’t get wet on way to school
yesterday 16:58 PHOTOS: Hundreds Take Part In Grace Moran Memorial Walk
yesterday 15:55 Gardaí Investigate Burglary And Criminal Damage Incidents
yesterday 15:55 Big €500 Win for Fenit School In Lee Strand Cash 4 Schools Draw
yesterday 15:19 Forum insists it’s not restricting access to MacGillycuddy’s Reeks
yesterday 15:19 Council called on to lease Kenmare town centre site for car parking
yesterday 15:19 Investigation into UFO sighting over Kerry
yesterday 15:19 Windsurfer missing off the Kerry coast makes it ashore 25 nautical miles away
yesterday 14:10 Oireachtas members to meet UHK management today
yesterday 14:10 Man pleads guilty to having heroin for sale or supply at Tralee Bus Station
yesterday 14:10 Investigation into UFO sighting over Kerry
yesterday 13:39 Fenit RNLI Involved In Search For Missing Windsurfer Off Ballybunion Who Turned Up In Kilkee
yesterday 13:39 PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Circus Festival Closes With Parade Through Town
yesterday 13:39 Council Invites Applications For Arts Grants Awards
yesterday 12:58 Kerry MEP says European Parliament to vote to cap phone calls cost within EU
yesterday 12:27 REPORT/PHOTOS: Warriors Falter At Home As Star Remain On Top
yesterday 12:27 Recital In Knightstown Commemorates Kerry’s WW1 Dead
yesterday 11:55 Rainfall in Kerry was below average for the month of October
yesterday 08:46 A kitesurfer missing off the Kerry coast found after major search operation.
yesterday 08:46 Man pleads guilty to attempting to rob a man in Killarney
2018-11-11 20:52 Ireland’s greatest adventurer retires in Kerry
2018-11-11 18:46 Kerry water supply project is a winner
2018-11-11 16:40 Kerry company demonstrates at Web Summit in Lisbon
2018-11-11 16:40 Man accused of damaging garda car in South Kerry remanded on continuing bail
2018-11-11 15:34 PHOTOS: Tralee’s WW1 Dead Remembered At Commemoration Ceremony
2018-11-11 13:16 PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week
2018-11-11 13:16 Busking Competition Winners Receive Their Awards
2018-11-11 13:16 You Can Help Make A Child’s Christmas With Caballs Toymaster SVP Appeal
2018-11-11 13:16 PHOTOS: Na Gaeil Faithful Gather To Celebrate Club’s 40th Anniversary
2018-11-10 21:17 Memorial services taking place across the county tomorrow to mark Armistice Day
2018-11-10 21:17 Man to be sentenced next year for Tralee assault
2018-11-10 20:08 Hundreds turn out to say a final farewell to Aengus “Gussie” Shanahan
2018-11-10 16:41 Man arrested over alleged assault, burglary and trespassing offences in Moyvane
2018-11-10 16:41 Five nominations submitted for Fianna Fáil convention ahead of next year’s local elections
2018-11-10 15:34 Kerry County Museum celebrates National Science Week and National Circus Festival
2018-11-10 15:34 Funeral taking place of young man who went missing 18 years ago
2018-11-10 14:23 INMO says over 1,000 agency nurses covering staff shortages in hospitals
2018-11-10 14:23 Community climate action event taking place today in Tralee
2018-11-10 13:12 Ross Castle being advertised in major New York station
2018-11-10 12:05 McCann At The Movies: ‘Widows’ Is A Heist Movie To Leave Audiences Satisfied
2018-11-10 12:05 Seminar For Artists To Take Place At Siamsa Tíre
2018-11-10 12:05 Know Your Rights: Help For People In Mortgage Arrears
2018-11-10 12:05 SPONSORED: Amazing ‘Pay As You Go’ Membership Deals At The Aqua Dome
2018-11-10 12:05 Win A Land Rover And Support Two Great Local Causes
2018-11-10 12:05 Gaelcholáiste Students Get In Gear At Spinathon During Wellbeing Week
2018-11-09 21:14 A South Kerry butcher has been served a closure order for multiple offences
2018-11-09 20:11 Gardaí seize €18,000 worth of drugs and cash in Kenmare
2018-11-09 19:10 Gardai Seize €5,000 Of Suspected Cocaine And €13,000 In Cash In South Kerry
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