Plan to extend Valentia Hospital to be put out to tender

A plan to extend a south Kerry hospital is going to tender in the coming weeks. Valentia Island road sign For the second consecutive year Valentia Hospital is one of the charities selected to benefit from this year’s Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle. The money raised is going towards increasing capacity from 16 to 24 beds. The hospital is housed in a building over 140 years old. PJ O’Sullivan from Valentia Hospital says keeping the facility open is always a challenge: [audio_player src=””]