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Marian Players make generous donation to a good cause

THE cast and crew of the multi-talented Marian Players pantomime group in Rathmore have made a very generous donation to a charity with which they have a very long association. A cool €3,000 was handed over to the Kerry Parents and Friends organisation following a very successful clothes collection organised by the panto group. The… Continue Reading

Kerry urged to back hospital funds campaign

TELEVISION personality and mum Lucy Kennedy has launched the annual Trick or Treat for Sick Children fundraising campaign with an appeal to Kerry families to participate. She is promoting the event in aid of Children’s Health Foundation with the help of Aoife and Ciara Jane O’Sullivan who have both spent time at CHI in Crumlin… Continue Reading

€3,000 boost for a very worthy cause

AN annual collection taken up by management and staff at one of Killarney’s most popular tourist attractions has been donated to a very worthy cause. The collection in the Garden Restaurant, which is an integral part of the visitor attraction at Muckross House and Gardens, amounted to an impressive €3,000 and staff opted to donate… Continue Reading

Billy hailed as a credit to his country

A GIFTED Kerry-based horticulturalist has scooped a coveted gold medal at the prestigious Chelsea Flower Show for a truly spectacular display. Billy Alexander from Kells Bay Gardens won the first prize for his entry which is described as a microcosm of Kells Bay with Dicksonia Antarctica tree ferns. The honour follows another gold medal win… Continue Reading