Category Archives: Soccer

No phone led to 37-minute delay in alerting emergency services

A WOMAN who died while kayaking in the Roughty River in Kilgarvan last November was a very experienced kayaker, with level four qualifications, who had attended river rescue courses and achieved the required qualifications, according to a report into the tragedy conducted by the Marine Casualty Investigation Board. The accident occurred on the morning of… Continue Reading

Diarmuid to focus on next generation

A FORMER Killarney Athletic soccer star, who progressed to join the professional ranks with Glasgow Celtic and became an Ireland under 21 international, has landed a new job in football management. Diarmuid O’Carroll, the son of Joe and Eileen O’Carroll from Ross Road, Killarney, has taken charge of the Motherwell under 18 squad and he… Continue Reading