Killarney and Cara Credit Unions on Track to Expand Offerings

Killarney and Cara Credit Unions on Track to Expand Offerings

Cara Credit Union and Killarney Credit Union have announced an exciting new arrangement with Irish Life Financial Services. Irish Life Financial Services is an insurance intermediary that can review your protection, retirement, savings and investment needs, and offer a full financial review with one of their qualified financial advisers. Financial advice helps to give you…

Kerry Holstein Friesian Breeders Club Awards Night

Kerry Holstein Friesian Breeders Club Awards Night

The Kerry Holstein Friesian Breeders Club held its annual herds competition awards night at Ó Riada’s Bar and Restaurant in Ballymacelligott recently. The competition is open to pedigree herds from all over Kerry and judging was carried out over a week during the summer by Limerick man, Michael Laffan – the herds competition judge. Set…

Post Office Redundancies – Local Offices in Firing Line

Post Office Redundancies – Local Offices in Firing Line

The deadlines issued to rural post-masters and post-mistresses should be extended to allow them decide on redundancy packages – according the Kerry Fianna Fáil TD, John Brassil. New contracts issued by An Post will continue to stymy development and viability of local, rural post offices – he said. Local Communities Hit According to Mr. Brasill,…

Down Syndrome Kerry to benefit from Richard’s ‘Songs from the Past’

Down Syndrome Kerry to benefit from Richard’s ‘Songs from the Past’

It’s thumbs up to Adam Dunphy of Glencar, the boy who inspired Richard Prendergast to put together a fundraising CD, Songs from the Past. By Janet Murphy Richard, a native of Keel, Castlemaine, met Adam, who has Down Syndrome, in the course of his job driving the local school bus. “Adam would be at the…

Monsignor O’Riordan to Stay in Castleisland

Monsignor O’Riordan to Stay in Castleisland

  Monsignor Dan O’Riordan has been re-appointed to his present posting in Castleisland parish for a further six-year term. The announcement came following a re-shuffle of diocesan appointments by Bishop Ray Browne just before the weekend.   As well as Monsignor O’Riordan the following priests having completed their six-year tenures and have been re-appointed to their…