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Bluebird Care To Host Free Talks On Dementia At Brandon Hotel

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BLUEBIRD Care Ireland has launched a nationwide roadshow, in support of the HSE’s Dementia: Understand Together campaign and it takes place in Tralee at the end of the month.

The leading homecare provider, Bluebird Care, launched the Understand, Respect and Respond with ...

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Coffee/Fashion Morning At Guiney’s To Help Out Palliative Care Unit

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Eileen O’Mahony, Alison McGaley and Anne Aherne of Guiney’s Tralee looking forward to the fundraiser next Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

HERE’S something to head along to next week if you’re in town.

The staff from Guiney’s on Abbeycourt are ...

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Go Back To The 90s With Fundraising Disco In Benners

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Launching the 90s Disco in aid of Kerry Branch of Cystic Fibrosis Ireland were Stuart, Harry, Karen and Emily Twamley with sports star Kieran Donaghy and Orlagh Winters of Benner’s Hotel. Photo by Dermot Crean

I BLAME ‘Derry Girls’.

The Channel 4 sitcom is ...

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Thousands Raised For Recovery Haven At Celebrity Chef Night In The Rose Hotel

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Eibhlin and Dick Henggeler (seated third and fourth from left) of The Rose Hotel present a cheque to Dermot Crowley, Maureen O’Brien and Phil Stack of Recovery Haven. Also included at back are Chef Jason Fabian, Madeleine Doyle (Conference and Banqueting Manager), Aisling Foley ...

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Out To Lunch: New Brunch Menu Is A Delight At Ballygarry

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Brunch at Ballygarry.

THERE are advantages to a late Easter.

The weather usually improves in the second half of April, there’s a short time between the next Bank Holiday weekend and it’s a time when restaurants and cafés spruce up their menus and, literally, ...

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Children’s Fancy Dress Fun Run In The Town Park

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Starting off on the fun run in the Town Park last year. Photo by Dermot Crean

THE annual Family Fancy Dress Charity Fun Run in the Town Park tomorrow is one of the highlights of the Easter family fun in Tralee this weekend.

This year’s event starts from 12.30pm and children ...

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A Great Weekend Of Family Fun And Cycling At Ballyseedy Garden Centre

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Launching The Tom Crean Unsung Hero Cycle and family fun weekend, were from left: Mikey Collins, Nathan McDonnell (Ballyseedy), John Keohane, Enda & Hugh O’Brien, Madeleine Doyle, Daniel Bohan, David Wallace, Aidan and Lucia O’Mahony, Kieran Donaghy, Emilie & Simone ...

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Health: Feeding Problems In Infancy And Childhood

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Dr Fergus Leahy

Feeding problems are a very common occurrence in infancy and childhood.  Common definition of feeding problems is the inability or refusal to eat certain foods.

Feeding problems may lead to negative nutritional, developmental and psychological ...

2019-04-18 18:22 open_in_new
Sponsored: Get Your Fashion Fix At Bamboo In Ardfert Village

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Sharon Lewis of Bamboo inside the Ardfert boutique.

WITH the fine weather here for the coming days and the Easter break to enjoy, it’s definitely worth a trip out to the lovely village of Ardfert.

And with the fantastic Bamboo boutique located there, you can be assured ...

2019-04-18 18:22 open_in_new
MOYA Festival In Ballybunion To Invigorate The Body And Mind

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At the launch of the MOYA Wellness Festival in Ballybunion were Moira Murrell, Kerry County Council, Sarah Allen of MOYA, Donal Liston, Ballybunion Tourism Forum, Grainne Toomey of MOYA and Joan McCarthy, Kerry County Council.

A FESTIVAL in north Kerry on the May Bank Holiday ...

2019-04-18 16:16 open_in_new
Kerry Fire Service Issues Advice As Status Orange Forest Fire Warning Issued

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WITH a forecast of dry weather for the weekend, a status Orange warning for forest fires has been issued by the Department of Agriculture, Food and Marine from today through until Monday.

Kerry Fire Service says the public need to be extra vigilant over the weekend and have issued ...

2019-04-18 16:16 open_in_new
Tralee Company’s Website Aims To Reduce Need For Election Posters

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Brian Stephenson, founder of Candidates.ie with Annette Grealish, Project Manager, NoteCloud. Pic: Pauline Dennigan. No fee for repro

A TRALEE company has set up a new website which aims to significantly reduce the need for election posters.

The European and Local Elections ...

2019-04-18 13:07 open_in_new
Cara Credit Union Teams Up With Adams Of Tralee For Members Car Draw

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Pa Laide CEO Cara Credit Union with Marcus O’Shea and Noel O’Connor of Adams of Tralee.

CARA Credit Union has teamed up with Adams of Tralee for their famous 2019 Members Car Draw.

The draw has proved to be hugely popular and Pa Laide CEO  of Cara Credit Union is ...

2019-04-18 13:07 open_in_new
Artists Wanted For Summer Course And Residency Programme

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Arts Officer, Kerry County Council, Kate Kennelly and Director of the Education Centre, Terry O’Sullivan launching the ‘Call Out For Artists’. Photo by Dermot Crean

KATE Kennelly, Arts Officer, Kerry County Council together with Terry O’Sullivan, Director of the ...

2019-04-18 12:04 open_in_new
Number Of Garda Checkpoints In Kerry Rose By 45% Last Year

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THE number of proactive policing checkpoints rose significantly last year compared to 2017, it was revealed at the Joint Policing Committee meeting at Kerry County Council on Friday last, where the Kerry JPC Annual Report for 2018 was distributed.

It showed 5,632 checkpoints were ...

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PHOTOS: Day To Remember As Kerins O’Rahilly’s U12 Girls Play In Croke Park

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The group of Under 12 girls with coaches in Croke Park on Monday. Photo by John Walsh

THERE was great excitement and anticipation as the Under 10 Girls Team from Kerins O’Rahillys set out on Monday morning on the road to Croke Park to play in the Ladies Gaelic Football ...

2019-04-17 16:07 open_in_new
Roger Casement To Be Remembered In Ardfert On Friday

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Roger Casement

ROGER Casement’s arrival in Kerry by submarine in 1916 will be remembered and celebrated at Casement’s or McKenna’s Fort in Ardfert at 12 noon this Friday.

Dr Tim Horgan, historian and author, will addresss the assembly. The event is being organised by ...

2019-04-17 15:04 open_in_new
Thousands Expected To Attend Kingdom County Fair Next Month

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Pictured at the Tralee launch of 2019 Kingdom County Fair were members from the Kingdom County Fair Committe: Back from left; Michael Costelloe, Anthony McEligott, Connie O’Connor, John Brosnan and Lim Kelly. Front; Markie Tarrant, Jamie Tarrant aged 10 , James Tarrant Chairman Kingdom ...

2019-04-17 10:52 open_in_new
Night At The Dogs To Raise Funds For Kerry Ladies Football

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Launching the night at the dogs in aid of Kerry LGFA.

THE Kerry LGFA is literally going to the dogs next month as both club and county have joined forces to create a unique fundraiser for the betterment of Ladies Football in Kerry.

All funds raised will be distributed evenly ...

2019-04-17 10:52 open_in_new
German Company To Give Annual Funding Of €10,000 To Community

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Hans Buenting, COO, Renewables innogy SE and Cathal Hennessy, Managing Director, innogy Renewables Ireland Ltd., presenting Lyrecrompane National School with a community donation of €10,000 after they officially opened the Dromadda Beg onshore windfarm in County Kerry, Ireland on ...

2019-04-17 10:52 open_in_new
Chamber To Receive €1,000 Towards Marquee Events On May Bank Holiday Weekend

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TRALEE Chamber Alliance will get €1,000 towards activities to take place in a marquee in the Tralee Town Square on Saturday May 4 after securing the allocation from ‘The Big Hello!’ Healthy Kerry Community Weekend fund.

The marquee will be erected to coincide with the Tralee ...

2019-04-17 10:52 open_in_new