Landmark Kerry shop celebrates 100 years since it first opened its doors

St. Patrick's Day marked the 100th birthday for C Healy's Shop in New Street, Killarney. Photo of the second generation to step behind the counter Patsy Hanley, Johnny Healy, Angela O'Brien-Healy and John McCullough (family friend). Photo by Tatyana McGough

Sinead KelleherKerryman

In this era of multi-national supermarkets, it’s heartening to see the survival of the traditional corner shop, and C Healy’s on New Street stands proud to be open 100 years after the story started in Killarney.