News

Pedal power and punctures on the Ring

Pedal power and punctures on the Ring

HERE are some more fantastic action shots from the thrill-a-minute but gruelling Ring of Beara charity cycle which attracted thousands of participants on Saturday. A huge contingent from Killarney travelled to Kenmare to be at the start line and they set off on an epic adventure which took several hours to complete. On their journey… Read More…

Beer, music, food, craic and more beer at fun fest

Beer, music, food, craic and more beer at fun fest

THEY were here for the beer but they also lapped up the music, the food and the craic as Killarney Beerfest had the taps pumping and a warm welcome on the mat for what was a particularly busy weekend in town. The sunshine played its part as it was certainly ideal weather for sipping cool… Read More…

Sport

Drugs test violation was not intentional

Drugs test violation was not intentional

OVER a year after it occurred, the Kerry County Board has confirmed that senior squad member, Brendan O’Sullivan, failed a routine drugs test and was suspended following the 2016 National League final loss to Dublin. Senior GAA chiefs in the county released a statement on Saturday night confirming that the Valentia Young Islanders clubman was… Read More…

Not even Jameso’s 1-5 could save Legion

Not even Jameso’s 1-5 could save Legion

Killarney Legion 3-6 Austin Stacks 4-13 DESPITE hitting the net three times in the second half of a high-scoring encounter, Killarney Legion couldn’t produce the goods required to advance the quarter-finals Kerry Senior Football Championship when they lost out to Austin Stacks on a 4-13 to 3-6 scoreline in Connolly Park, Tralee on Friday evening.… Read More…

Business

Watching world to see the magic of Kerry

Watching world to see the magic of Kerry

A NEW video to motivate event organisers to choose Kerry as their next business event destination was officially launched at IMEX Frankfurt, the worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events held in Germany. The Kerry Convention Bureau launched the 90-second business tourism video in partnership with Fáilte Ireland and the soundtrack by Dingle band… Read More…

At your service for many years

At your service for many years

OVER 30 employees at the Muckross Park Hotel and Spa in Killarney have been honoured by management for their length of service and dedication. Employees were awarded for loyal service lasting over five, 10 or 15 years and each recipient was presented with a crystal trophy. Those employed there for 10 years or more also… Read More…

Features

Castlerosse to host wedding open day

Castlerosse to host wedding open day

HAPPY couples planning their big day have been invited to do so in the very special surroundings of the Castlerosse Hotel in Killarney which will host an informative wedding open day this Saturday from 12 noon to 4.00pm. The stylish event will showcase the fabulous facilities on offer to ensure every wedding day is magical… Read More…