A man was airlifted off a fishing vessel last night 25 miles west of the Blasket Islands. Valentia Coast Guard co-ordinated the medi-vac which saw Shannon Rescue Helicopter 115 come to the aid of the crew man on board the Dutch vessel around midnight. The man was taken by helicopter to Shannon Airport where he was transferred to University Hospital Limerick at aproximately 12.30.
Semi-final draws are to take place this weekend for various Kerry Schoolboys/Girls Cup competitions.Those draws will be live on Radio Kerry.Padraig Harnett reports
Ger Counihan is chairman of the Kerry Vintners’ Federation. They met Minister Ross this week to raise concerns about rural towns and villages.http://media.radiokerry.ie/upload/radiokerry/audio/repeatger.mp3