Kenmare Ireland
Carnegie Lace Exhibition & Film
Published: Thursday, 19 March 2015 19:46
Carnegie Lace Exhibition & Film

  Lace Exhibition & Film   Kenmare Film Society present 'Mystery Road' Thursday 19th March @ 8pm Lace Exhibition runs till Sunday 22nd March

This Week's Events at The Carnegie Arts Centre, week10
Published: Wednesday, 04 March 2015 14:04
This Week's Events at The Carnegie Arts Centre, week10

We have Film & Poetry this week with   'Me, Myself & Mum'  The Thursday night film @ 8pm & A talk / slide presentation on 'Mrs. Downing - The Poet of Kenmare' Friday @ 8pm

Up and coming Carnegie
Published: Wednesday, 18 February 2015 09:06
Up and coming Carnegie

For all our film lovers, a taste of some of our upcoming screenings this season.

Bernard Hiller's first ever Irish International Masterclass
Published: Thursday, 12 February 2015 17:34
Bernard Hiller's first ever Irish International Masterclass

Who is Bernard Hiller?  Bernard is a international acting coach,producer and writer. He runs a very successful Studio in Los Angeles, California and regularly teaches Masterclasses across the globe.   Bernard has worked with or coached stars including Cameron Diaz, Jeff Goldblum,and Lionel Richie. Bernard has recently published the much awaited "Stop Acting Start Living" to great acclaim.

The 2015 Kenmare Bridge Run
Published: Thursday, 12 February 2015 09:42
The 2015 Kenmare Bridge Run

The 2015 Kenmare Bridge Run will be held on Saturday 4th April to coincide with Easter celebrations in Kenmare. As in 2014 is a 5km and 10km road race

Mart comes to a halt for Kenmare legend Eugie
Published: Wednesday, 11 February 2015 21:15
Mart comes to a halt for Kenmare legend Eugie

His 90 years haven’t robbed the sparkle from his eyes nor the strength from his limbs, and he loves to challenge people half his age.

We have Music, Film & Poetry coming up..
Published: Sunday, 08 February 2015 12:15
We have Music, Film & Poetry coming up..

We have Music, Film & Poetry coming up...   Not to be missed "The Nualas" Tickets still available online and at the Box office

Kenmare Lace Festival 2015
Published: Friday, 06 February 2015 23:16
Kenmare Lace Festival 2015

Thursday 19th March   4pm – 6pm: Kenmare International Lace Exhibition   Venue: The Carnegie Arts Centre Delight in others creativity as you view the entries for this year’s competitions. Can you guess who the winners will be? Free entry With thanks to the Carnegie Arts Centre for their support.

Kenmare Centra enjoys record year
Published: Friday, 06 February 2015 23:12
Kenmare Centra enjoys record year

FOR Robert and Andrea Whyte, owners of the Kenmare Centra convenience store, 2014 was a record year.

Volunteers needed as Cycle Against Suicide visits West Cork this May
Published: Friday, 13 March 2015 23:10
Volunteers needed as Cycle Against Suicide visits West Cork this May

THIS May, one of Ireland’s biggest charity cycle events, the 2015 Cycle Against Suicide will pass view West Cork and organisers are seeking local volunteers to help out with the event which will see up to 1,000 cyclists travel from Kenmare to Cork city via Bantry, Mizen Head, Skibbereen and Clonakilty from May 4th to 6th.

Bank inspectors beckon Ireland's shadow lenders into the light
Published: Sunday, 08 March 2015 14:50
Bank inspectors beckon Ireland's shadow lenders into the light

Fresh from putting the squeeze on banks to behave themselves, regulators are now scrutinizing so-called shadow banks, alternative lenders like investment funds that are doing big business out of countries such as Ireland.

Maureen O'Hara's Corker on the coast: John Wayne's screen sweetheart sells dramatic villa with views to die for ....
Published: Sunday, 08 March 2015 14:42
Maureen O'Hara's Corker on the coast: John Wayne's screen sweetheart sells dramatic villa with views to die for ....

With its dramatic coastline and verdant hills, Ireland’s County Cork has long been a magnet for celebrities wanting a break from the limelight.  American-born Irish dancer Michael Flatley has a home there, as does London-born Hollywood star Angela Lansbury, actor Jeremy Irons and film producer Lord Puttnam.

Man in court after taxi ‘sting operation’ in Kenmare
Published: Friday, 06 February 2015 22:55
Man in court after taxi ‘sting operation’ in Kenmare

Officers from the National Transport Authority (NTA) carried out “a sting operation” on a 71-year-old man in Kenmare who was operating taxis without a licence, following a complaint “from within the industry”, Kenmare District Court has heard.

A soft-top luxury model in Kenmare
Published: Tuesday, 03 February 2015 09:34
A soft-top luxury model in Kenmare

Last of trio of thatched houses in Sheen Falls, Kenmare, has five-star hotel accommodation says Tommy Barker. Sheen Falls, Kenmare €995,000 Sq m 336 (3,600 sq ft) Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 5 BER: B2 Best Feature: Most accommodating   THE last of a clutch of luxury thatched houses at Kerry’s chic Sheen Falls Hotel is for sale. It’s priced at €100,000 above that of a similar house next door, which featured in these pages in November and which has since sold to UK-based buyers for €895,000.

Ireland Walk Hike Bike Plans Walking Tours in County Kerry Over Historic Carriage Route
Published: Saturday, 31 January 2015 15:19
Ireland Walk Hike Bike Plans Walking Tours in County Kerry Over Historic Carriage Route

A stage coach route created in 1815 through historic villages and sites in southwestern Ireland's County Kerry is the destination 200 years later of 8- and 11-day self-guided hikes by native adventure travel specialist Ireland Walk Bike Hike (http://www.irelandwalkhikebike.com/).

Warning of 3cm of snow as temperatures of -4 forecast
Published: Sunday, 18 January 2015 09:54
Warning of 3cm of snow as temperatures of -4 forecast

Met Eireann has issued a warning for snowfalls of up to 3cm overnight on Saturday into Sunday as air temperatures are forecast to fall as low as -4 degrees.

Treatment centre for rare type of cancer established in Ireland
Published: Sunday, 04 January 2015 07:24
Treatment centre for rare type of cancer established in Ireland

A national treatment centre for a rare form of cancer which claimed the lives of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs and former Fine Gael deputy leader Jim Mitchell has been established here.

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UN seeks $16.4bn to address crises in 2015
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Published: Monday, 08 December 2014 21:52

Struggling to cope with record numbers of victims of conflict, the United Nations appealed Monday for $16.4 billion (€13.3 billion) to finance humanitarian assistance programs in 2015, warning that the gap between needs and available resources is widening.The appeal, a barometer of the global impact of wars and disasters, calls for 27 per cent more funding in 2015 than the amount requested a year ago for 2014 and is intended to aid more than 57 million people in 22 countries.

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Here's a machine that turns water into synthetic gasoline
Here's a machine that turns water into synthetic gasoline
Published: Sunday, 23 November 2014 10:16

Even with the amount of electric vehicles we've seen lately, it's likely going to be a long time until they completely replace traditional combustion engines on the road. So how are we going to get away from pricey fossil fuels until then? Well, water could be a possibility.

Dyson to spend £1bn on 100 products
Dyson to spend £1bn on 100 products
Published: Friday, 21 November 2014 19:59

Inventor Sir James Dyson has pledged to spend £1 billion on the research and development of 100 new products over the next four years.

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