Killarney film’s incredible success

Killarney film’s incredible success

SUCCESS: Killarney film ‘Tradition’ has won an award and secured an Aer Lingus and worldwide distribution deal. EXCLUSIVE By Michelle Crean A film made entirely in Killarney has not only won ‘Best Film’ at this year’s Wexford Film Festival –...
Ben sings for the Kingdom!

Ben sings for the Kingdom!

UP KERRY: Ben Quinlan, who appeared on the X Factor, has released a song for the Kerry team. Photo: Michelle Crean By Michelle Crean With the All-Ireland just around the corner it’s inevitable that supporter’s songs begin doing the rounds – and local man Ben...
New bike railings installed across town

New bike railings installed across town

EXCLUSIVE By Michelle Crean Brand new bicycle parking stands have been installed in various parts of the town – helping to reduce access issues on some of Killarney’s main streets. Less bikes will be attached to poles and railings, creating easier walking for...
Top marks for local students

Top marks for local students

TOP OF THE CLASS: Shane Trant and Dara Lawlor, are just two of four students who achieved 601 points in St Brendan’s College, Killarney. Picture: Eamonn Keogh Sem boys get over 600 points in Leaving Cert By Sean Moriarty There was relief all around for almost...
Over €43,600 raised for Kerry Hospice

Over €43,600 raised for Kerry Hospice

The Kerry Hospice Foundation is delighted to reveal that, thanks to the support from their volunteers and the generosity of the public across the region, €43,665 has been raised during the two-day Sunflower Days fundraising event, which took place on June 7 and 8....
Cannonball coming back to Killarney

Cannonball coming back to Killarney

Cannonball coming back to Killarney The official route for Cannonball 2019 has been announced and it is confirmed that the supercar spectacle is coming back to Killarney this September, for the first overnight pitstop of the event. The last time the large Cannonball...
Eco-charity concert planned in Killarney

Eco-charity concert planned in Killarney

Eco-charity concert planned in Killarney St Mary’s the Church of the Sloes is staging a charity concert in aid of eco-charities in Kerry tomorrow night (Thursday August 15). St Mary’s is bringing back to Killarney the modern setting of St Francis of Assisi’ ‘Canticle...
London Kerry Person of the Year announced

London Kerry Person of the Year announced

London Kerry Person of the Year announced Professor Michael Mythen has been named as the Kerry Association London’s Kerry Person of the Year. Monty, as he’s been known since medical school days, is the son of Johanna (Joan) Fitzgerald of Lispole and son of the late...
Call for Puck Fair volunteers

Call for Puck Fair volunteers

Call for Puck Fair volunteers Organisers of this weekend’s Puck Fair are looking for volunteers to help assist in the running of Ireland’s oldest festival. The three day event gets underway in Killorglin at 6am tomorrow morning with the traditional horse fair. Other...
Healy-Rae set for new TV show

Healy-Rae set for new TV show

Healy-Rae set for new TV show By Michelle Crean The chemistry between them is TV gold – and it’s set to continue – with a new programme in the works for starring TD Michael Healy-Rae and Ireland’s Got Talent host Lucy Kennedy. The popular duo had the...
Countdown to the Flesk Fest family day

Countdown to the Flesk Fest family day

Glenflesk GAA club will host “Flesk Fest’ on Saturday (July 20) on the grounds of The Kerryway Steakhouse and Bar and two of Ireland’s most popular folk bands will take centre stage. Flog the Dog, one of best wedding bands on the local scene will join The Klkennys,...
54321 Go!

54321 Go!

Organisers of the 54321 Challenge released details of this year’s event at the challenge’s  launch at Ross Castle on Monday evening. Now in its seventh year, the 54321 Challenge sees participants taking on five separate challenges, over four days, for three different...
Passing of Sliabh Luachra’s Dan Cronin

Passing of Sliabh Luachra’s Dan Cronin

There was widespread sadness in the Rathmore area last week with the passing of legendary local author Dan Cronin. Aged 98, Dan wrote in the Shadow of the Paps, which has been described as a hugely significant book on the heritage of the area. Dan’s book (published in...
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