ERP Ireland in association with Kerry County Council will today host a free recycling event at Tralee Mart. The event began at 10am and will run until 4pm. Staff will be on hand to help with unloading and householders can recycle used electrical equipment including fridges and wasted batteries. Certain items such as paint and hazardous waste chemicals won’t be collected but if the item has – or had – a plug or battery, it will be recycled. Kerry is the top of the ERP league for recycling – Tralee events’ average per car is 76kgs, twice the national average.
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