Category Archives: Killorglin

Name Change Proposal for Tralee Credit Union at AGM

Name Change Proposal for Tralee Credit Union at AGM

Tralee Credit Union will hold its 50th annual general meeting on Monday, December 11th. at the Rose Hotel in Tralee. The board of directors reports a very positive year of growth for the company which has offices in Tralee, Castleisland and Killorglin. Assets increased to €220 million, savings increased to €187 million. The loan book,Read more…

St. Mary’s Release Details of 48th Annual ‘Christmas Blitz’

St. Mary’s Release Details of 48th Annual ‘Christmas Blitz’

St. Mary’s Basketball Club is ready for the tip-off of its 48th annual ‘Christmas Blitz’ on St. Stephen’s Day. The much anticipated programme hit the shelves on Wednesday, December 6th. Club Chairman, Maurice Casey says that this year saw an increase in entries and that players are being attracted to the event in huge numbers.Read more…

St. Mary’s Basketball Club News

St. Mary’s Basketball Club News

U-18 Boys Division 1 St. Mary’s V KCYMS in Castleisland Community Centre. St. Mary’s U-18 boys started strong and took a 13 points to four lead early on but this was short lived as Killorglin side KCYMS regrouped during a timeout and came out focused and on track denying the home side any opportunity toRead more…

Thrillers and High Scoring Games the Order for St. Mary’s

Thrillers and High Scoring Games the Order for St. Mary’s

U-12 Boys Division 1 St. Mary’s v KCYMS – A Thriller  A thriller of a game took place in Castleisland on Wednesday of last week between St. Mary’s and KCYMS U-12 Boys Division One. By Liz Galwey, PRO. The home team had a strong opening quarter; they were accurate and consistent with both Killian DennehyRead more…

Pa Laide Appointed as Tralee Credit Union CEO

Pa Laide Appointed as Tralee Credit Union CEO

Tralee Credit Union is pleased to welcome the appointment of Pa Laide as their new CEO. A native of Tralee and well known former Kerry footballer, Pa has over 27 years of experience working in financial services with AIB Bank and has held various positions in management and business development. More recently, he has beenRead more…

€10,500 Worth of Credit Union Help for Third Level Students

€10,500 Worth of Credit Union Help for Third Level Students

Third level college students are now being invited to apply for a €1,500 windfall to help finance their studies. Tralee Credit Union’s Education and Dan Kellegher Memorial Awards are open to undergraduates in a full time course of at least two years duration. The awards are open to post-graduates in a full or part-time courseRead more…

Back to School Costs Survey – Parents to Shoulder Another Burden

Back to School Costs Survey – Parents to Shoulder Another Burden

As children enjoy their freedom from school, parents are already preparing to shoulder the burden of the back to school spend which has now averaged €1,209 per child. That’s according to the Irish League of Credit Unions latest research of its annual Back to School Costs Survey. The nationwide survey again shows clearly that schoolRead more…

Credit Union Car Winner Shocked but Absolutely Delighted

Credit Union Car Winner Shocked but Absolutely Delighted

Tommy Costello, a roofing contractor from Cahermoneen, Tralee is the latest winner in Tralee Credit Union’s Members’ Car Draw. Tommy drives away with a brand new 172 Ford Focus from Kerry Motor Works. I Thought It Was a Hoax “I was absolutely shocked when I received the call, I had to get my wife VeronicaRead more…

….However, Credit Union Commits to Castleisland With Dedicated Team

….However, Credit Union Commits to Castleisland With Dedicated Team

With Bank of Ireland announcing the removal of cash counters, Tralee Credit Union in Castleisland took a different approach in the last six months. Here it appointed a dedicated team to meet the growing needs of its members in the locality and increased its opening hours of service by 22 hours a week. CU –Read more…

Danny in Scrum to Secure Rugby World Cup 2023

Danny in Scrum to Secure Rugby World Cup 2023

Deputy Danny Healy-Rae has waded in to support the efforts of the Government and the Irish Rugby Football Union in their bid to host the Rugby World Cup in 2023. This is a wonderful opportunity to showcase the venues and the country all around the world, and the advertising of Ireland in this way willRead more…