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Patsy Cronin RIP – A Tribute

On November 5, 2013

Patsy Cronin was the Chairperson of South Kerry Development Partnership Ltd.  Patsy was appointed Chairperson of S.K.D.P on 27th September 2005 and held the position up until his… Read More »

Richard Tyler - Brecon Beacons, Sheila Casey - Vice Chair SKDP, Noel Spillane - CEO SKDP and Dr. Brendan O'Keeffe - Mary Immaculate College (UL) at Rural Alliances Conference

Excellent Development Opportunities identified for Rural Communities in South Kerry

On October 15, 2013

A number of very good development opportunities that could potentially provide long term sustainable sources of income for rural communities in South Kerry were identified during a tour… Read More »

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Featured BTWEA Business – English as a Foreign Language?

On October 11, 2013

English as a Foreign Language?  by Joanne Griffin If English isn’t your first or main language and you want to improve your English, then a trip to see… Read More »

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Increased Prize Money for 2013 Rural Biz Competition

On September 9, 2013

The prize fund available for this year’s Kerry Rural Biz competition has increased to €17,500 in total. The increase was announced by the sponsors at the launch the… Read More »


South Kerry’s Rural Men to visit North Kerry region

On September 9, 2013

The very successful initiative that is South Kerry’s Rural Men’s Group is planning its next outing to coincide with this year’s Listowel Racing Festival for those in the… Read More »

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Featured BTWEA Business – Dana Winder Fine Art Painter

On September 6, 2013

Dana Winder Fine Art Painter by Joanne Griffin   Dana Winder is among the most exciting fine art painters in Ireland, Dublin born but now South Kerry based…. Read More »


Closing Date for Tom McBride Bursary Applications Fast Approaching

On September 2, 2013

The closing date for those wishing to apply for funding under the Tom McBride Bursary fund, operated by South Kerry Development Partnership is Friday September 13th next. The… Read More »


Strong Response from Farmers to Social Farming Initiative

On September 2, 2013

There has been a strong response to date from farmers in Kerry to get involved in the Kerry Social Farming Project. The project aims to build closer links… Read More »


South Kerry Survey on Rural Vibrancy

On August 16, 2013

A survey is currently being conducted amongst the people of South Kerry to get their views on the vibrancy of their communities. The work is being undertaken by… Read More »


Landslide does major damage to 1km section of Kerry Way

On August 16, 2013

Walkers on the Kerry Way are being urged to take extreme caution on a 1km section of the walking route which was damaged by a recent landslide near… Read More »