Category Archives: Local Notes

Officer will drive local action for biodiversity

Kerry will soon have a new biodiversity officer, with Kerry County Council one of 10 local authorities to be awarded funding to appoint a person to deliver and drive local action for biodiversity. The programme is being delivered by the Heritage Council and the County and City Management Association with the support of the Department… Continue Reading

The local news that matters – when it matters

HERE’S a good news story: is the talk of the town – but don’t just take out word for it. Detailed analysis of our online news service reveals an average readership of 320,000 in any given four-week period. That’s over 10,000 readers every single day who turn to us to keep them in the… Continue Reading

Glory day for both Damien and Margaret C

KILLARNEY’S Deerpark Pitch and Putt Club chairman, Damien Fleming, swapped his official role for that of player with significant success at the country strokeplay tournament in Newmarket at the weekend. The talented Damien regained the senior men’s title with an impressive score of 14 under par giving him a five-shot victory. It was a great… Continue Reading

Under 16 girls too strong for Fenit

KILLARNEY Celtic’s girls’ under 16 team registered an impressive 3-1 victory over a fancied Fenit side at the weekend with Celtic’s goals coming from Bronagh Dorrian, Eve Culhane and Lucy O’Sullivan. The club’s under 16 A boys’ team has their own success when they were declared the outright winners of the under 16 summer competition. At… Continue Reading