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# Listowel

This year
Desertmore House takes famous colours to top spot in Kerry National
Another big staying contest for Martin Brassil.
A celebration of words: Listowel Writers’ Week returns for its 53rd year this June bank holiday
From Liz Nugent to Seamus Heaney: Simone Langemann, acting festival manager of Listowel Writers’ Week, shares highlights from this year’s extraordinary programme.
Last year
Influential priest says LGBT Catholics are 'as much a part of the Church' as the pope
Father James Martin made the remarks following a controversial homily by Father Séan Sheehy in Kerry.
Priest who criticised same-sex relationships and free condoms stands by comments
Fr Seán Sheehy told parishioners on Sunday that sex between two men or two women is sinful.
Bishop of Kerry apologises after priest tells mass that free condoms promote promiscuity
Fr Seán Sheehy also told the congregation in Listowel that sex between two men or two women was a sin, as was ‘transgenderism’.
Gardaí appeal for witnesses to fatal Kerry road crash
Two passengers who were injured are being treated at University Hospital Kerry.
All time
'Fairytale stuff' for Fitzgerald as O'Brien's Assemble fits the bill in Kerry National
‘It’s some thrill, and just to be on a horse of that calibre is just unreal,’ said the Buttevant jockey.
'A lot of unanswered questions': No clear motive behind Kerry murder-suicide, gardaí say
Gardaí are appealing to members of the community to assist them in their investigation.
The bodies of Eileen O'Sullivan (56) and her 24-year-old son Jamie were found inside their home.
Eileen's partner Maurice O'Sullivan (63) was found outside at the rear boundary of the house.
Gardaí said a legally-held firearm was found at the scene.
Motorcyclist killed in single vehicle collision in Kerry
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses, particularly drivers with dash cameras.
HSE to source alternative accommodation for residents as it closes Kerry nursing home after Covid-19 outbreak
An outbreak of Covid-19 was reported at Oaklands Nursing Home in Listowel earlier this month.
Kerry woman's body exhumed and reburied after being buried in wrong grave following mix-up
Kerry County Council has issued formal apologies to both families involved.
Sister of former Finance Minister Michael Noonan among three women killed in Limerick crash
It is believed that some of the women who were killed were travelling to Listowel Writers’ Week in Kerry.
Gardaí arrest two teens over Kerry aggravated burglary
Last Sunday at around 12.30am, two people entered a house in the Dromin area of Listowel, allegedly armed with hammers.
Cyclist in his 60s dies after being found lying on rural road in Kerry
Gardaí in Listowel are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
Woman in her 50s dies in road crash in Kerry
The incident happened around 3pm today.
Body of missing woman found
Eavan Murphy was last seen in Listowel, Co Kerry.
'That's me sorted for the Listowel Races': St Vincent de Paul apologises over student's social media boast
The charity was forced to cancel a cheque issued to a student who claimed it was needed to pay his college fees.
Man in his 90s killed in Kerry farm accident
It is understood the accident involved a tractor and machinery.
'It's incredible': DNA test confirms identity of Pauline Bewick's biological father
The artist was given a present of a DNA test which confirmed his identity. She had previously thought her father died when she was a toddler.
Man in his 50s dies in motorbike crash in Kerry
The incident happened around 5pm this evening.
Woman killed and man in serious condition after Kerry crash
Two others, aged in their 20s, are in a stable condition in hospital.
'It's a nuisance': Thousands of homes and businesses in Kerry are still without water
Irish Water hopes to restore services throughout the day in Listowel.
Man in his 60s dies after van collides with truck in Kerry
Gardaí in Listowel are investigating the incident.
Man in his 60s arrested after discovery of 'sophisticated' cannabis growhouse worth €350,000 in Kerry
The discovery was made after a search by gardaí earlier this afternoon.
Man arrested after elderly man killed in collision involving teleporter vehicle
The driver of the car, a man in his 70s, was pronounced dead at the scene.
"She prays her son dies before her" - elderly Kerry residents at wits' end over care for adult children
Following a recent HSE move there is now no full-time respite centre in the Munster county.
Man in his 40s appears in court after gardaí seize €200,000 worth of cannabis in Kerry raid
Gardaí made the seizure at about 4.30pm at a property in in the Kilmorna area of Listowel.
Spare a thought for this girl at the Listowel Races caught snotting herself on camera
The struggle is real.
Man in his 60s dies after being hit by truck in Kerry
The incident happened at about 10.40pm last night.
Joseph O'Brien gets official training career off to perfect start with four winners
The 23-year-old only got his licence on Friday.
An absolute chancer in Kerry is selling this shed on DoneDeal for €150
“Needs a lick of Paint.”
Two votes in it. 10 spoiled votes. This Kerry election recount just got interesting...
The initial ballot in the Listowel local election in 2014 saw independent Dan Kiely lose out to Fine Gael’s Mike Kennelly by just two votes after a recount.
This Kerry shop's 'Lovely Leg' beauty competition is Father Ted come to life
Of course, they ALL have a lovely leg.
This Kerry shop's 'Lovely Leg' beauty competition is Father Ted come to life
Of course, they ALL have a lovely leg.
This man's Supreme Court win could have big consequences for future elections
The Supreme Court has ordered a total recount of local election votes in the Listowel area.
Irish Water sends bill to man who died 11 years ago
The man’s former partner said she was “very, very hurt” by the incident.
Man (24) dies after car collides with wall
The incident occurred last night.
Yes, that's a horse INSIDE a chipper in Listowel
It could have been worse, he could have made it into the paint store next door.
Horse gallops into chipper in Listowel
A nosebag of floaters please.
Man dies after 4x4 crashes into signpost in Kerry
The 51-year-old man was brought to Kerry General Hospital but was pronounced dead some two hours after the crash.