Alliance supports business and the local community

Businesses fighting hard to keep their doors open in North Kerry during the pandemic will soon benefit from a directory being organised through the Listowel Business and Community Alliance.

The Alliance is currently developing a section of the Listowel.ie website, ‘Shop Listowel’, which will serve as a directory for all businesses remaining open through the pandemic.

A comprehensive update from the organisation outlining a number of key updates was sent on Monday May 18 - the day which marked the beginning of the easing of restrictions.

Laps of Ballybunion for Pieta House

Joggers and walkers are being urged to support this Saturday’s relay challenge to walk the equivalent distance from Ballybunion to Croke Park in aid of Pieta House.

Beginning at 4am on May 23, participants will be setting off on their 5km relay challenge from the SuperValu car park where they will complete laps of the town until they reach the nearly 300km target.

Organiser Gráinne Toomey said: “We are looking for walkers and joggers to help us complete this.