News

Winners on parade on night of celebrations

Winners on parade on night of celebrations

WHILE Ireland’s Special Olympics heroes were stealing the show in Abu Dhabi with a remarkable haul of 29 gold, 29 silver and 27 bronze medals, the Kerry Stars Special Olympics Club were also in the limelight in Killarney where they were adjudged the overall winners of the St Patrick’s Day parade. They produced a very… Read More…

Pat O’Shea steps down from senior team role

Pat O’Shea steps down from senior team role

PAT O’Shea has stepped down as manager of the Dr Crokes senior team. One of the most successful and talented coaches of the modern era, he has informed club officials of his decision but he will be taking up other roles within the club. During his most recent three-year term he led Crokes to an… Read More…

Sport

Pat O’Shea steps down from senior team role

Pat O’Shea steps down from senior team role

PAT O’Shea has stepped down as manager of the Dr Crokes senior team. One of the most successful and talented coaches of the modern era, he has informed club officials of his decision but he will be taking up other roles within the club. During his most recent three-year term he led Crokes to an… Read More…

Fossa star to line out at corner forward

Fossa star to line out at corner forward

DAVID Clifford is back in action. The 20-year-old hotshot makes his first start of the season for Kerry in Sunday’s final National League group clash with Roscommon at Dr Hyde Park (2.00pm) with the game to be refereed by Anthony Nolan of Wicklow. James O’Donoghue starts on the bench– as he did against Mayo – while… Read More…

Business

Europe is simply the best

Europe is simply the best

THE five-star Europe Hotel and Resort in Killarney has scooped the prestigious top prize in the Hotel Spa of the Year category at this year’s European Hotel awards in Geneva. The awards ceremony was attended by an elite selection of Europe’s top hoteliers, celebrating the best in luxury and hospitality across the continent. There were… Read More…

Once Killarney’s biggest employer, building is now derelict

Once Killarney’s biggest employer, building is now derelict

JUST six submissions were received from interested parties after Kerry County Council advertised for expressions of interest in the former Pretty Polly site in Killarney, it has been confirmed. The local authority mounted a relatively high-profile commercial campaign to highlight the availability of the property to potential investors but that was the total number of… Read More…

Features

Rally fans Mary and Neil look the part

Rally fans Mary and Neil look the part

THE next time Mary Lynch and Neil Campbell attend a motor sport rally they can rest assured that they will certainly look the part. They were the winners of much sought-after jackets at the Rentokil Initial Killarney Historic Rally which attracted a huge crowd to the town to watch the action. Whatever about drivers competing… Read More…