And Now for Something Completely Different – Pound Road on RTÉ in 1966

And Now for Something Completely Different – Pound Road on RTÉ in 1966

In early1966 the residents of Pound Road here in Castleisland were deemed to be living in primitive housing conditions. The conditions of the houses and the lack of urgency regarding the building of new houses in the area was highlighted by The Kerryman at the time and on the Frank Hall fronted ‘Newsbeat’ programme on…

Coffee Morning – A Celebration of World Autism Awareness Day

Coffee Morning – A Celebration of World Autism Awareness Day

Members of the staff and management at Muire Gan Smál Presentation Primary School declared themselves delighted at the response to their special Tuesday coffee morning. Is was a event that extended well beyond its trade description but it did the business in marking World Autism Awareness Day in the best possible way. Outpouring of Delight…

A Week to Go to Tralee International Marathon

A Week to Go to Tralee International Marathon

With an expected 1,000 athletes registering, Tralee International Marathon takes place on Sunday, March 18th. – the day after St. Patrick’s Day. Tralee Harriers Athletic Club is the host club for the marathon, which includes a 5K and 10k, a half marathon The club is predicting predicting a great turn out of athletes taking to…

Kerry’s Eye Launches Major Road Safety Campaign

Kerry’s Eye Launches Major Road Safety Campaign

 Kerry’s Eye has launched a massive safety campaign aimed at keeping cyclists safe on the county’s roads. The Tralee-based newspaper has announced June as Stayin’ Alive at 1.5 Month in Kerry – with the full support of Kerry County Council well as the Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle, local cycling clubs, and the founder of…