Category Archives: Entertainment

Two Kerry arts groups get slice of €130m fund

TWO Kerry arts organisations have been allocated substantial grant aid as part of a €130 million Arts Council nationwide investment. Their work will help to lead and inspire Irish society as we recover from the pandemic and the government agency for funding and developing the arts said that while the sector was suffering disproportionately in… Continue Reading

‘There’s a grand stretch in the evenings and brighter days ahead’

A POWERFUL, emotion-charged concert featuring quality music from a diverse range of artists, from Glen Hansard to Jimmy MacCarthy and from Édith Piaf to the soundtrack from The Greatest Showman, filled the splendid St Mary’s Cathedral in Killarney last night as well as being live-streamed to sitting rooms in many parts of the world. The… Continue Reading

Kerry folk urged to squeeze in a read today

KERRY Library has encouraged everyone in the county to embrace Ireland Reads Day which is a novel one-day nationwide campaign to get the whole country reading. The organisers are asking everyone to ‘squeeze in a read’ this Thursday and the library is there to help in the fun. The campaign website offers book recommendations suited… Continue Reading