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18

Jan

Court Of Experts
On the 30th November 2011, Leading Edge Group hosted a Court of Experts Seminar on "Managing Change" at the Fota Island Resort in Cork. Pat Falvey was the Keynote Speaker at the event. Testimonials: "Thanks again to Pat for last week - Pat received 99% full satisfaction ratings which is…

18

Jan

Kerry Christmas Appeal
Since its inception in 2005, the Kerry Christmas Appeal has provided much needed help to disadvantaged families. Over 2300 Christmas Food Hampers have been distributed to these families across the county by the Kerry St Vincent de Paul Network. This year the auction raised over €15,000 for needy families in…

17

Jan

Scotts party at the South Pole 1912
Robert Falcon Scott, CVO (6 June 1868 –  29 March 1912) was a Royal Navy officer and explorer who led two expeditions to the Antarctic regions: the Discovery Expedition, 1901–04, and the ill-fated Terra Nova Expedition, 1910–13. During this second venture, Scott led a party of five which reached the…

29

Dec

Gala Dinner and talks
Irish Explorers Trust weekend in Kerry on the 13th -15th January. Including a Gala Dinner Black Tie (€99) and a lot of interesting speakers over the weekend. Mike Barry from Tralee, Mark Pollock, Martoni Vaughan, Colonel Ronald Smith and also our own Dr. Clare O Leary all doing presentations on…
A letter to Santa from Pat Falvey Printed in the Irish Examiner 24th December. Save Santa's home. Dear Santa. I know all the problems you are having in the North Pole and that soon you, your elves and all the polar bears may not have a place to live anymore…

16

Dec

See our facebook page for offers & win vouchers
Want to win a €50 voucher? - Ideal for spending at patfalvey.com or on any of our upcoming events? In January we will be announcing details of a loyalty programme for existing customers and since we're getting into the Christmas spirit and feeling generous we've got vouchers to give away,…

24

Nov

RTE Radio History Show - Robert Scott Documentary
  RTE 1 Radio: Presenter Diarmaid Ferriter and guests Adventurer Pat Falvey, aurthor Michael Smith, composer Rachel Holstead and historian Rorke Bryan. In the aftermath of Amundsen and Scotts success in reaching the Pole in 1911 controversy arose about the ill fated expedition of Falcon Scott and the success of…

24

Nov

Radio Kerry - Pats My Tunes
Pat Falvey tries his hand at radio presenting. Radio Kerry's evening 'My Tunes' show on Friday's at 9pm had Pat Falvey in to cover for Kerry Footballer Paul Galvin. Some easy listening music that inspired Pat and a few stories why. "come along with me as I playfor you into…

24

Nov

Enterprise Midwest - Pat Falvey Guest Speaker
Mountaineer and entrepreneur, Pat Falvey, helped the County and City Enterprise Boards launch the ‘Enterprise Mid-West’ initiative which was designed to help small business owners reach their full potential on the 22nd September..   Speaking at the launch, Eamon Ryan said: “The Enterprise Boards in the Mid-West are collectively staging fourteen…
Hundreds of tourists have finally been able to leave the Mount Everest region after bad weather conditions had left them stranded for a week. At one point it is estimated 2,000 people were stuck in the Nepalese mountains as fog prevented flights in and out of Lukla airport. They expressed…