KWIN’s 2nd Conference “Women Telling A Different Story” 2014

The 2nd Annual KWIN(Kerry Women’s Interactive Network) Conference held on Wednesday 12th November at the Fels Point Hotel, Tralee went off with great success leaving us with a lot of food for thought. Women gathered to Tell a Different Story and gave rise to a courageous conversation. We had the Kavanagh sisters Joyce June and […]

Report from the Farm Family Conference held on the 1st December

ADDRESS BY MINISTER OF STATE ANN PHELAN Family Farm Conference TRALEE Monday, 1st December, 2014   Some 100 farmers and farm families attended a meeting in the Manor West Hotel Tralee on 1-12 14 to discuss Rural development.. The guest speaker was Minister for Rural development, who was followed by other key speakers representing Bord […]

Farm Family Conference on Monday 1st December

North & East Kerry Development and South Kerry Development Partnership are delighted to welcome Minister for Rural Development, Ann Phelan to attend our Rural Development conference on Monday 1st December at 8pm in Manor West Hotel, Tralee. At a time of ongoing change in the farming sector, the Minister will lay out her vision for […]

Kerry Rural Biz 2014 Competition Awards and Winners !!

The Rural Biz 2014 Awards Ceremony took place Thursday 6th November in Áras an Phobail Community Building, Croílár na Mistéalach, Dean’s Lane, Tralee. This event was co-hosted by 2 community organisations NEKD and  South Kerry Development Partnership as well as Kerry Local Enterprise Office and key sponsors who helped bring total prize money to €18,500. […]

Revamp Furniture Recycling to continue until 2017!

We are delighted to announce the continuation of the Revamp Furniture Recycling Enterprise, securing direct employment for 12 local people in Castleisland and allowing us to continue to provide affordable, good quality pre-loved and upcycled furniture. Our craftspeople are currently undergoing further training in workwork, here’s some photos of the staff at work in our […]