News

‘There’s no nice way to dress this up. It’s an awful position for people to find themselves in’

‘There’s no nice way to dress this up. It’s an awful position for people to find themselves in’

PROPOSALS to implement a three-day working week at the Liebherr Container Cranes plant in Killarney have been described as “really worrying” by SIPTU. A spokesman for the trade union told KillarneyToday.com that his understanding was that it could impact on “most, if not all” of the workers at the factory but the extent of the… Read More…

Leo scales new heights in Killarney

Leo scales new heights in Killarney

AFTER following in the footsteps of Prince Charles and Camilla in Derrynane on Wednesday, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar retraced their journey to Killarney to enjoy some outdoor pursuits this Thursday. But while the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall opted for the sedate surroundings of Muckross House and Killarney House, the Fine Gael leader… Read More…

Sport

Beaufort golf to host charity open

Beaufort golf to host charity open

MEMBERS of Beaufort Golf Club are planning a major fundraising day for local charities for the August bank holiday weekend. The open competition will take place on Monday, August 6 with entries being accepted from both ladies and gents. The entry fee is €25 per person with the timesheet now open for bookings. Please contact… Read More…

John clinches the Captain’s Prize

John clinches the Captain’s Prize

POSTMAN John O’Shea delivered the goods to clinch the sought-after Captain’s Prize in the annual Dr Crokes GAA Club Golf Society’s outing. The former star defender brought his A-game to the Killeen course at Killarney Golf and Fishing Club for the big occasion which was sponsored by Kerry Coaches. John clinched Captain Shane Horgan’s top… Read More…

Business

‘There’s no nice way to dress this up. It’s an awful position for people to find themselves in’

‘There’s no nice way to dress this up. It’s an awful position for people to find themselves in’

PROPOSALS to implement a three-day working week at the Liebherr Container Cranes plant in Killarney have been described as “really worrying” by SIPTU. A spokesman for the trade union told KillarneyToday.com that his understanding was that it could impact on “most, if not all” of the workers at the factory but the extent of the… Read More…

Fears for jobs at Liebherr plant

Fears for jobs at Liebherr plant

CONCERN has been expressed for employees at the Liebherr Container Cranes plant in Killarney with reports that the company is planning to put a number of staff on a three-day week from September 3. SIPTU officials have been in negotiations with company management in recent weeks to discuss issues concerning employees currently on short to… Read More…

Features

Dunloe is jazzing up Summer Sundays

Dunloe is jazzing up Summer Sundays

THE Sunday lunch scene in Killarney is being jazzed up in an exciting fashion courtesy of the newly reopened Dunloe Hotel and Gardens. The five-star establishment has introduced a live jazz music lunch which will run from 12.30pm right through to 5.00pm with high quality musical entertainment guaranteed to help while away a lazy Summer… Read More…