University Hospital Kerry on Keeping Ireland Alive on RTÉ One Tonight at 9.35pm

University Hospital Kerry on Keeping Ireland Alive on RTÉ One Tonight at 9.35pm

The newly renamed, University Hospital Kerry will feature on tonight’s Keeping Ireland Alive on RTÉ One at 9.35pm. A new major five part documentary series, Keeping Ireland Alive is starting this evening on RTE One. It will provide an insight into the health services as you have never seen it before, as 75 cameras push pass theRead more…

Milltown/Castlemaine Hold the Edge over Glenbeigh/Glencar

Milltown/Castlemaine Hold the Edge over Glenbeigh/Glencar

Commiserations to the Kerry Seniors Commiserations to the Kerry senior panel who unfortunately bowed out of the championship despite an enormous effort against Dublin. You all played your hearts out –you should be so proud of the way you represented yourselves, your clubs and your county. Tiocfaidh ár lá. Well done to the management teamRead more…

Two Coach Loads of Kerry Supporters from Ballymac Club

Two Coach Loads of Kerry Supporters from Ballymac Club

Mixed Fortunes for Kerry Teams There was mixed fortunes for our Kerry teams on Sunday in Croke Park with our Seniors bowing out to reigning All Ireland champions Dublin. Our minors reached the final with an excellent display against Kildare. Well done to all involved including our own Micheál Reidy and Tomas O’Connor . ARead more…

They Hanged John Twiss – the Michael O’Donohoe Memorial Collection

They Hanged John Twiss – the Michael O’Donohoe Memorial Collection

The Michael O’Donohoe Memorial Heritage Project contains many items of important, historical significance in its huge collection. Among these items are research notes on John Twiss of Ardmona, who was hanged in Cork County Jail on February 9th 1895 for the murder, on 21 April 1894, of James Donovan, a caretaker of an evicted farmRead more…

Taking to the Roads and Looking to Christmas at An Riocht

Taking to the Roads and Looking to Christmas at An Riocht

Now that the spring / summer schedules of events have run their course at An Ríocht Athletic Club, thoughts are firmly turning to those of the autumn / winter programme. During the summer an innovative, off the couch and onto the road series of training evenings culminated in a Couch-to-3K road race and fun run.Read more…

‘I think we’ll do it alright this time’ – James O’Donoghue

‘I think we’ll do it alright this time’ – James O’Donoghue

While his attention and thoughts may have been on accounts and savings and student loans here in Castleisland last week, Kerry star, James O’Donoghue was quietly confident about today’s big challenge. The Kerry forward was greeted at the Castleisland AIB branch office by Ronan McAuliffe and manager Ger O’Connor and as many local fans ofRead more…

Chamber to Offer Customer Service Workshops for Local Retailers

Chamber to Offer Customer Service Workshops for Local Retailers

Is it a skill lost to retailers in the ultra modern era in which we live. Or is it just that the savage doesn’t love his native shore sufficiently to hunt down the bare necessities of life on his local, main street beat anymore ? Something must have been lost along the way as CastleislandRead more…

Desmonds Minors Win North Kerry Division 2 League Title

Desmonds Minors Win North Kerry Division 2 League Title

Desmonds minors were victorious on Monday night when the defeated Tarbert/Moyvane in the North Kerry Div.2 League Final in Ballydonoghue. They lead from start to finish and it was a great team display by all involved. The score at half time was 2-06 to 0-3 in favour of Desmonds. Goals from team captain, Tadhg WalshRead more…

A Busy Week and a Massive Lotto Jackpot for Cordal GAA Club

A Busy Week and a Massive Lotto Jackpot for Cordal GAA Club

Cordal hosted Firies the preliminary round of the Fr. Galvin Cup, East Kerry Intermediate Championship on Saturday. Report: Paddy Flynn. Photographs: CúlPix /Nora Fealey Despite the wet and windy conditions, the match was played in a great sporting spirit with both teams making a strong bid to win. Philip O’ Connor opened the Cordal account withRead more…

Potential Loss of Kerry Rheumatologist Highlighted by Ferris

Potential Loss of Kerry Rheumatologist Highlighted by Ferris

Kerry Sinn Féin TD Martin Ferris has expressed his concern that University Hospital Kerry could be about to lose its only rheumatologist due to the lack of support given to the rheumatology unit there. “I have been aware for a number of months now that the hospital rheumatologist, Dr. Haroon has become extremely frustrated byRead more…