Safety concerns at Gap of Dunloe Road

Safety concerns at Gap of Dunloe Road

By Sean Moriarty The future safety measures on the Gap of Dunloe Road will be discussed at today’s (Friday) meeting of the Kenmare Municipal District. The road and others in the area have been the scene of a number of nasty accident in recent years. Kerry County...
Tom celebrates his 100th birthday

Tom celebrates his 100th birthday

CELEBRATING: Tom O’Connell from Ross Road, pictured with his son Ger, is celebrating this week after turning 100-years-old. Photo Michelle Crean By Michelle Crean COVID put a halt to any party plans – but that didn’t stop Tom O’Connell from...
Kilcummin man has electric idea

Kilcummin man has electric idea

EXCLUSIVE By Sean Moriarty A Kilcummin man is behind an electric bike project in Dublin that he hopes will change commuting habits in the capital. Damian Fleming is based in Dublin where is works as an industrial plumber. He lives in Santry, in the north of the city,...
Garda warning over COVID phone scam

Garda warning over COVID phone scam

Gardai have today (Monday) issued a warning to the public to be aware of a scam relating to the COVID-19 vaccine. In recent days members of the public have received fraudulent text messages and calls for people to confirm private and sensitive information such as PPS...
New business venture is a family affair

New business venture is a family affair

NEW BUSINESS: Stephen Dermody pictured at the new family run business Hugga Mugga on College Street. By Michelle Crean Going against the current tide of closures due to COVID one local family have decided to set up a new business with a unique menu which offers...
Bus to Belfast service back on the road

Bus to Belfast service back on the road

BUS TO BELFAST: Kerry TD Danny Healy-Rae pictured with Ann McGillicuddy from Tiernaboul in November when news that the end of the Cross Border Directive in Northern Ireland became known. Photo: Michelle Crean   By Michelle Crean The Bus to Belfast service under...