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The Future of Tralee Courthouse – January 15th, 2021

Sinn Féin TD Pa Daly has received information from the Courts Service which indicates that agency doesn’t want to refurbish the existing courthouse on...

Young and Old: Homes Fit for Us All – January 15th, 2021

Sue Shaw is the CEO of the Irish Senior Citizens’ Parliament. She’s reacting to the findings of a survey by Eurostat which shows that...

Gimme Shelter, NCT! – January 15th, 2021

Gerry O’Connor says he was waiting around an hour in wet, misty conditions on Wednesday evening while his car was being tested in the...

The Taxman Taketh – January 15th, 2021

Some 420,000 of us were today issued with tax bills as a result of payments we received under the Pandemic Unemployment Payment and Temporary...

Call from the Dáil – January 15th, 2021

Michael O’Regan discusses the week in politics.

Don’t Blame the Government for Everything – January 14th, 2021

Margaret Kissane read Alison O’Connor’s column in the Irish Examiner in which she took all of us to task for blaming the government for...

Display or Hide Away? Museum Exhibitions and Ethics – January 14th, 2021

The curator of Kerry County Museum, Helen O’Carroll, speaks to Jerry about the subject. This month, the National Museum of Ireland decided to no...

The Dead Have Rights Too: Respecting All Victims of Ireland’s Institutions – January 14th,...

Catherine Coffey O’Brien from Tralee was sent to Bessborough Mother and Baby Home in Cork in the late 1980s. She also grew up...

Ireland, the EU, and the Vaccine Roll-Out – January 14th, 2021

Jerry speaks to Fianna Fáil’s Billy Kelleher and Deirdre Clune of Fine Gael, two of the MEPs representing the Ireland South constituency, which includes,...

Legal Challenges to South Kerry Greenway – January 14th, 2021

High Court challenges have been mounted against the 32-kilometre project from Glenbeigh to Renard. Local councillor Norma Moriarty gives her views.

50 more deaths from COVID-19

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has been informed of 50 more deaths as a result of COVID-19. All of the deaths occurred this month.There...

Tralee site earmarked for urban bike park by Kerry County Council no longer available

A Tralee site that had been earmarked by Kerry County Council for a potential bike park is no longer available.This was revealed during the...

One in every 95 in Kerry tested positive for COVID-19 over past two weeks

One person from every 95 in Kerry tested positive for COVID-19 over the past two weeks.This is according to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre,...

The Future of Tralee Courthouse – January 15th, 2021

Sinn Féin TD Pa Daly has received information from the Courts Service which indicates that agency doesn’t want to refurbish the existing courthouse on...