Category Archives: Community

Killarney steals the show at All-Ireland Fleadh

THE All-Ireland Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann, held in Drogheda, Co Louth at the weekend, was a particularly successful one for the Killarney and Kilcummin branches of Comhaltas. For Kilcummin, the set dancing the under 15 to 18-year-olds came second, the four-hand ladies ceilí 12 to 15-year-olds came third and the over 35’s mixed set also… Continue Reading

Store digs deep to help Kerry charity

A KILLARNEY store that helps charities at every available opportunity has made a significant donation to a worthy Kerry cause. Members of the Kerry Cancer Support Group-Health Link Transport were presented with a cheque for £2,000 by Norma Burke, Assistant Manager of Pavers in the Killarney Outlet Centre. Pavers international established a foundation to enable… 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

Beaufort clinch national tag rugby title

BRILLIANT Beaufort romped to victory in the All-Ireland Community Game under 11 tag rugby finals at the weekend. The produced a super performance in Limerick under the guidance of Diarmuid O’Malley who is Killarney Rugby Football Club’s senior team coach. Many of the team also play competitive rugby with Killarney and possess all the skills… Continue Reading

Top class training for successful applicants

KILLARNEY manufacturing giant Liebherr Container Cranes has released details of its exciting apprenticeship programme for 2020 with opportunities available in three different fields: Electrical Mechanical Automation and Maintenance Fitter Metal Fabrication Upon completion, graduates will receive the dual qualification of a Level 6 Craft Certificate in their trade and a Level 6 Higher Certificate in… Continue Reading