Category Archives: Entertainment

Breda looking forward to TV debut

THE second bunch of 16 Roses to appear on the televised selections on RTÉ on Monday and Tuesday night have been confirmed. After 16 were chosen on Friday, a further 16 were informed of their fate after breakfast this Saturday morning while the news was broken to 32 other contestants that they will not get… Continue Reading

16 Roses that will bloom at festival

HALF of the 32 Roses to appear with Dáithí Ó Sé in the Dome during the televised Rose of Tralee selections have been announced. They are Down, Dublin, Fermanagh, Florida, Galway, Germany, Hong Kong, Kildare, Limerick, Offaly, San Francisco, South Carolina, Sydney, Texas, Toronto and Yorkshire. The names of the next 16 Roses to qualify… Continue Reading

Kerry gets Creative and more vocal

A NOVEL project to create opportunities for young people to participate in choral and vocal training, at no cost to their parents, has led to groups being formed in Killarney, Tralee, Listowel and on the Iveragh Peninsula. The latter group has been very active in Caherciveen this month, under the expert direction of baritone Gavan… Continue Reading