Author Archives: John O'Mahony

Liebherr confirms apprenticeship plans

PROGRESSIVE Killarney firm Liebherr Container Cranes has announced its apprenticeship recruitment for 2018. Apprenticeships are offered in all aspects of electrical engineering and installation, mechanical automation and maintenance fitter and metal fabrication. The successful candidates will benefit from a competitive package, fully paid training and education, future employment and progression opportunities and the opportunity to… Read More…

Rose to bloom at the races

NEWLY crowned Rose of Tralee, Jennifer Byrne, will be in Killarney this afternoon for one of the first public engagements of her 12-month reign. She will mingle with punters at the opening day of the four-day August Festival of Racing and she is due to arrive at the track by helicopter. A doctor from Clonderrig,… Read More…

Breda’s special gift for her Rebel escort

CORK doctor Éanna Ó Corragáin will make the ultimate sacrifice when he accompanies Kerry Rose Breda O’Mahony to tonight’s televised selection. She has presented him with a special gift of a dickie bow to mark the occasion but he will have to change his colours as it’s in the green and gold of Kerry as… Read More…

Catriona strikes gold yet again

A VERY talented young Killarney artist has achieved an incredible three-in-a-row success on a national stage. Catriona McKenna from Pallas, Beaufort, competed in the All-Ireland Community Games finals in Dublin at the weekend and brought home the coveted gold medal for an incredible third year in a row. It was Catriona’s second year winning at… Read More…