Kildare News

Five local organisations to be honoured by National Lotto

FIVE local community organisations are to be honoured by the National Lotto in recognition of their great work. Athy Heritage Centre, the Curragh/Newbridge Garda Youth Diversion Project, the Jack and Jill Foundation, Mounted Games Association and Foróige Kildare are all...

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Prosperous lives up to its name for great music

LOCAL and national bands of various genres and musical tastes entertained over five days at the Prosperous Music Festival, which...

Wednesday, 15/08/18 - 3:48pm Read More

Factory tour is proving popular with visitors to Newbridge Silverware

THE Newbridge Silverware factory tour, which started in June, is well on its way to becoming a major tourist attraction....

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New group to bring activity to isolated rural communities

RESIDENTS  from a number of rural Kildare villages have rallied together in a bid to bring activity to their isolated...

Wednesday, 15/08/18 - 3:57pm Read More

Bus service hoping to expand rural link

THE bus service that provides transport in rural Kildare is hoping to grow their service linking villages with larger towns....

Wednesday, 15/08/18 - 4:00pm Read More

Kildare Sport

Kildare looking for first All-Ireland success since 1965

THE weight of history is against Kildare when they step out onto the sacred sod of Croke Park on Sunday as they look to bring the first All-Ireland title back to the county since the 1965 Under 21 success, and...

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MAKING A NAME FOR HIMSELF

FOR the last two men to lead Kildare to an All-Ireland final, their place in any GAA Hall of Fame...

Friday, 03/08/18 - 11:00am Read More

Cornish appointed Head Physio at Crewe Alexandra

MONASTEREVIN man Mark Cornish has been appointed as Head Physio at League 2 side Crewe Alexandra. Cornish’s first venture into...

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