Sunday, November 19, 2017

On-Air Now

  • Fr Padraig Walsh Chairman Diocesan Safeguarding committee with Mary Fagan.
Photo by Michelle Cooper Galvin.
    Horizons

News

Mayor says national enterprise award hearlds new era of prosperity for Tralee

The announcement of Tralee as Ireland's most enterprising town heralds a new of prosperity for the Kerry capital. That's according to Mayor of Tralee...

Minister pledges to improve respite services in Kerry

A Junior Minister had pledged his commitment to improve respite services in Kerry. Criticism has been levelled at the Government for a lack of respite...

Permission refused for north Kerry wind turbines

Planning permission has been refused for eight wind turbines in north Kerry. The proposed turbines would have had an overall height of 126.5 metres. The Ballylongford...

Head of Irish Rugby World Cup bid Dick Spring ‘disappointed’ for Killarney

The head of the Irish Rugby World Cup bid says he's disappointed for Killarney. Chairman of the bidding team, Dick Spring, says the town has...

Full-time Community Employment Supervisor sought for South Kerry Gaeltacht

A full-time Community Employment Supervisor is being sought for the South Kerry Gaeltacht. Údarás na Gaeltachta is seeking a candidate for a one-year contract...

Contract signed for house construction in Cahersiveen under Rebuilding Ireland Programme

The contract has been signed for the construction of five houses in Cahersiveen under the Rebuilding Ireland Programme. The new homes are being provided...

Man pleads guilty to Killarney crystal meth charge

A 32-year-old man has pleaded guilty to possession of crystal meth in a Killarney car park. Davin Foley of 39 An Bainseach, Killorglin entered the...

Man pleads not guilty to 38 charges of indecently assaulting boy in Kerry

A man who alleges he was indecently assaulted as a child by a man in Kerry said he felt guilty and ashamed that he...

Tralee is Ireland’s Most Enterprising Town

Tralee is Ireland's most enterprising town. The county town scooped the national award at a ceremony last evening. Bank of Ireland's National Enterprising Town Awards aims...

Killarney Chamber expresses disappointment over Ireland’s failed Rugby World Cup bid

The Killarney Chamber of Tourism and Commerce has expressed its disappointment over Ireland’s failed Rugby World Cup bid. France will host the 2023 edition, despite...

Sunday Local GAA Fixtures & Results

South Kerry Football Walshs Super Valu sponsored South Kerry Championship Skellig Rangers v Renard in Portmagee at 1.30 North Kerry Football Bernard O Callaghan Senior Championship Eamon O...

Sunday Local Basketball Fixtures & Results

Senior Mens Div 2: Gneeveguilla 74 Tralee Tigers 67 Senior Women Div 2: Gneeveguilla 54 Tralee Imperials 24; Cahersiveen 35 St Marys 34 Lee...

Coiste Scor Na Nog County Finals Winners Revealed

Despite four out of the nine District Boards not taking part for the County Finals of Scor Na nOg at the Racecourse Killarney the...

Meet Kerry Carer of the Year – November 17th, 2017

Liz Forde from Ardfert is the Kerry Carer of the Year. The award is presented by the Kerry Branch of Family Carers Ireland. She was...

Don’t Blindside the Visually Impaired with Obstacles – November 17th, 2017

The National Council for the Blind in Ireland (NCBI) has launched a campaign to ensure clear access for people who are vision impaired. Joan...

Call from the Dáil – November 17th, 2017

Michael O’Regan, political correspondent with The Irish Times, examines the political events of the week including the Fine Gael national executive member who has...