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KDYS leads the way at an international level

CONSTRUCTION work commenced today on another exciting phase in the provision of innovative youth programmes with a new eurOg centre being developed at the flagship Kerry Diocesan Youth Service base. The centre was awarded the European Youth Centre Quality Label by the Council of Europe in 2017, becoming the only youth centre in Ireland to… Continue Reading

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