RTÉ focus on Listowel's photographic family

They’re an ever-present force at race meetings all over Ireland, and now RTÉ Nationwide will tell the personal story of the Healys, a Listowel-based racing photographic family.

This year, the business, which was set up by the late Liam Healy, celebrates 40 years. The RTÉ One programme, will pay tribute to Liam and also feature, his son, the legendary racing photographer Pat ‘Cash’ Healy on February 21 at 7pm.


Students turn orange to highlight important message

A whole school turned orange on Friday to highlight a very important message in Listowel.

Students and staff from St Michael’s College, Listowel took part in the ‘Schools Go Orange’ campaign for National Suicide Awareness Day.

The school are actively involved in mental health promotion; under the leadership of Deputy Principal Liam Hassett, it received the Amber Flag - Promoting Positive Mental Health and Suicide Awareness - a number of years ago.