Safety Barrier Construction Welcomed by Deputy Danny and Cllr. Maura Healy Rae

Safety Barrier Construction Welcomed by Deputy Danny and Cllr. Maura Healy Rae

Following several motions and representations to Kerry County Council and the Transport Infrastructure Ireland on the provision of safety barriers at various locations, both Danny Healy Rae, TD and his daughter, Cllr. Maura Healy Rae have welcomed the follow up work this week. Badly needed safety barriers have now been erected at a number of…

Lidl Ladies National League Division 2 – Opening Round

Lidl Ladies National League Division 2 – Opening Round

Clare 4-08 Kerry 1-17 Referee : S Curely, Galway Kerry came away from Doonbeg with a share of the spoils after a hard-fought well-earned point against Clare on Sunday. By Paul Murphy, PRO Kerry started off the better and registered the first three scores of the game. Sarah Houlihan with the first inside the opening…

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,…

Glenflesk / London GAA Link-Up to Honour 1966 Heroes

Glenflesk / London GAA Link-Up to Honour 1966 Heroes

A momentous event for those involved in the Gaelic Athletic Association in London in the remarkable year of 1966 was commemorated there last year. However, there was a handful of loose ends to be tidied up and men to be tracked down and honoured properly before the book could be closed on the 50th anniversary…

Currow’s Charlie Singing the Praises of Kerry in Advance

Currow’s Charlie Singing the Praises of Kerry in Advance

Charlie Daly from Currow has put a song together – and his neck on the block – ahead of Sunday’s winner-takes-all, Kerry V Dublin All-Ireland Senior Football Championship final. Charlie’s song, Sam Belongs to The Kingdom has been recorded by  Seamus Healy from Glenflesk and he has released it on YouTube. The composer’s 13 year-old…

All’s well down on the Pet Farm

All’s well down on the Pet Farm

THERE has been a very happy ending to the story of the dogs snatched from a pet farm in Killarney in the early hours of last Saturday morning as they are all home safe and sound. It is a particular relief that four three-week old shih tzu puppies, cruelly taken from their mother without having…

Area Colours Abound at Games Finals

Area Colours Abound at Games Finals

The streak of good weather certainly brought out the best in the much awaited Kerry Denny Community Games finals at An Ríocht Athletic Club over the past Saturday and Sunday. The colours of the various club areas on the track and on the terrace stood out in the glorious rays of the sun. Shade was…