News

Exciting sports project is right on track

Exciting sports project is right on track

CONSTRUCTION work on Killarney’s first and only athletics microtrack is progressing at a steady pace and the committee behind the project says it is well on schedule. The facility is located on the grounds of St Brendan’s College, on a three-acre site provided by Bishop Ray Browne through the diocesan St Brendan’s Trust. It will… Read More…

Sport

More chopping and changing for the trip to Croker

More chopping and changing for the trip to Croker

PETER Keane and his selectors have made a number of personnel and positional changes to the Kerry team for the second round of the Super 8s encounter against Donegal in Croke Park on Sunday – according to the official county board announcement. Jack Sherwood and Graham O’Sullivan come into the side with Shane Enright and… Read More…

‘Our club cannot be in two places at the same time’

‘Our club cannot be in two places at the same time’

A KERRY GAA club has placed loyalty to its star player at the top of its priority list but it could incur the wrath of senior GAA officials in the county for doing so. Cordal GAA Club has confirmed that it will not fulfill a County League game away to Castlegregory this Saturday evening as… Read More…

Business

Peter jets off for new start with Easyjet

Peter jets off for new start with Easyjet

KILLARNEY based Peter Bellew is leaving his senior post with Ryanair to take up a leading role with rival airline EastJet. He joined Ryanair as chief operations officer in October 2017 after previously serving as chief executive of Malaysia Airlines and he now links up with EastJet as its chief operating officer. Easyjet is a… Read More…

John’s 50-year career as a tourism ambassador

John’s 50-year career as a tourism ambassador

TO suggest that John Fitzgerald is dedicated to his job is something of an understatement given that he is now celebrating an incredible 50 years at the frontline of Killarney tourism. Dedicated John is this year marking the 50th anniversary of the day he joined the staff of the Great Southern Hotel and he has… Read More…

Features

All that jazz at the Dunloe Hotel and Gardens

All that jazz at the Dunloe Hotel and Gardens

IT’S summertime, the living is easy and there’s a wonderful opportunity to jazz up your Sundays at the Dunloe Hotel and Gardens. The fabulous five-star hotel is hosting a speciality jazz Sunday lunch, from 12.30pm to 5.00pm, every week in the vibrant Grill Restaurant which boasts double-height picture windows offering panoramic views of the Gap… Read More…