This corner of town is about to see a big change. The Man’s
Shop, an

iconic establishment, is about to close its doors. Ned
O’Sullivan’s with

its colorful and inviting shopfront is one of the first sights
one gets on

approaching town from the Ballybunion side.

This is the shop window today.

My photo taken a few yeas ago shows Mark Loughnane chatting to Jerry Ryan at the door of the shop.


Congratulations to Jimmy Deenihan on this award.

     18 Jan 2012

     Minister Deenihan is Kerry Person of the

     Minister Jimmy Deenihan has been selected as
this year’s Kerry

Person of the Year by the Kerry Association in Dublin.

     The association’s cathaoirleach Maura Hughes
made the announcement at a reception in Dublin’s Royal College of Physicians
last night.

     Ms Hughes said Minister Deenihan had made a
vast contribution to

sporting and cultural life as well as to the promotion of Kerry