St Johns Church in Ashe Street in Tralee is home to a depiction of The Last Supper given to the Former Labour Leader Dick Spring by Yasser Arafat. The scene is inlaid with Mother Of Pearl and was given to Mr Spring after a meeting with Yasser Arafat in Gaza some years ago. Mr Spring says St Johns was being refurbished at the time and he felt it would be a good place to display such a valuable gift.
The artist and former TV host is seeking the support of Kerry County Council in his bid to contest the Presidential election. http://media.radiokerry.ie/upload/radiokerry/audio/kevinsharkey.mp3