Category Archives: Castlegregory

Council Raises One of County’s 14 Blue Flags at Inch Beach

Council Raises One of County’s 14 Blue Flags at Inch Beach

At Inch Beach in West Kerry this week, Kerry County Council raised one of the county’s 14 Blue Flags for the 2017 season. Kerry beaches have again maintained their excellent standard this year with the awarding of 14 Blue Flags for 2017 by An Taisce – The National Trust for Ireland, as announced in recentRead more…

Denny Kerry Community Games Finals on June 24th and 25th

Denny Kerry Community Games Finals on June 24th and 25th

The official launch of the 2017 Kerry Community Games Athletics Finals took place on Friday morning at An Ríocht AC in Castleisland. It was the last official engagement on the old red tartan track as the new, two-tone surfacing material was being unloaded as the launch was going on. The event, sponsored by Denny, willRead more…

Going that Extra Mile at An Ríocht

Going that Extra Mile at An Ríocht

It’s tourism of sorts I suppose when you bring people into your locality even for a few hours and send them home fed, watered, sober and happy. Praise was heaped on all at An Riocht AC from all quarters on the facilities, helpfulness, hospitality and organisation of the annual An Ríocht AC / Lee StrandRead more…

The late James Courtney Retired Member of Kerry County Council

The late James Courtney Retired Member of Kerry County Council

The death has occurred of James Courtney, Castlegregory, Co. Kerry. Mr. Courtney (94) a retired member of Kerry County Council, passed away peacefully in the loving care of the staff at Saint Louis Nursing Home, Tralee. Predeceased by his loving wife Rita. Sadly missed by his nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, brother-in-law, relatives and many friends.Read more…