Tourism businesses from Kerry were in Dublin recently to attend Meitheal, Fáilte Ireland’s largest trade fair. This year’s event brought 310 overseas buyers into the country to meet with 455 Irish tourism businesses, for two days of pitching and deal making. It’s resulted in deals and contracts which will ensure significant additional tourism activity next year, including in County Kerry. Last year’s Meitheal resulted in over 2,650 new business contracts being signed.
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