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Land cordoned off as machinery moves in

SITE clearance work is being undertaken on a prime parcel of land for which planning permission was granted for a state-of-the-art new cinema in Killarney. The 6.5-acre site of the former Torc Great Southern Hotel is located on the Park Road side of the railway bridge, directly opposite McDonald’s Restaurant and adjacent to Killarney Outlet Centre and… Continue Reading

Decision on school plans due next month

KILLARNEY Community College has applied for planning permission to construct a two-classroom extension to facilitate the provision of a new unit for pupils with autism. The application submitted to Kerry County Council by the Kerry Education service Board seeks approval for the two roomed ASD unit with ancillary accommodation and a resource room on the… Continue Reading

Magic tricks and ice cream licks at fun-filled party

FAVOURITE toys feeling a little out of sorts were given plenty of tender loving care and a sticking plaster at the teddy bears’ hospital, quick-handed magicians and nutty scientists left everybody wondering how they did what they just did and crafty face-painters created their own superheroes, tigers, lions and bears at a fun-filled party to… Continue Reading