Kildare News

Kildare has a further eight Covid cases

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) has today been notified of 6 additional deaths related to COVID-19. There has now been a total of 2,086 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight on Thursday 3 December, the HPSC has...

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Eligible Kildare businesses urged to claim CRSS

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has encouraged eligible businesses across Kildare to make their claim for the Covid Restrictions Support...

Friday, 04/12/20 - 5:19pm Read More

O’Loughlin: Student nurses and midwives to get PUP

Kildare’s Senator Fiona O’Loughlin has welcomed the news that all student nurses and midwives who can show previous income during...

Friday, 04/12/20 - 2:34pm Read More

€100k design of Grand Canal Greenway begins this month 

THE DETAILED design work on the Grand Canal Greenway from the Leinster Aqueduct outside Sallins to the Offaly border is...

Friday, 04/12/20 - 12:49pm Read More

Latest days for posting

The latest date for posting to USA, Canada, Asia, Australia and New Zealand is this coming Monday, 7th December.  With friends...

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Leixlip gets all lit up

On Thursday December 3rd the Christmas lights on the Leixlip main street were officially turned on. The Christmas lights are...

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No suitable location found for sheep grid at Brownstown eatate

THE topic of a sheep grid at the entrance to Curragh View, Brownstown popped up at a recent meeting of...

Friday, 04/12/20 - 7:00am Read More

Councillor calls for outdoor trading at Market Square in Newbridge

By Conor Forrest CLLR Chris Pender has called for the temporary suspension of the trading bye-laws in Newbridge in order...

Friday, 04/12/20 - 12:01am Read More

COVID-19 latest: 6 additional deaths

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) has today been notified of 6 additional deaths related to COVID-19. There has now...

Thursday, 03/12/20 - 6:29pm Read More

Kildare death notices 3 December 2020

The death has occurred of Sandra Padayachy (née Bennett) Woodside Park, Kildare Town, Kildare The death has occurred of Sandra...

Thursday, 03/12/20 - 4:54pm Read More

National News

Sinn Féin member resigns after being confronted over critical tweets

Digital Desk Staff A Sinn Féin member has resigned from the party saying she was told not to discuss internal issues in public and after a party member called to her house to ask her to delete recent critical tweets....

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Gaiety Theatre to auction off projectors next week

Digital Desk Staff The Gaiety Theatre is set to auction off two projectors next week, according to the Irish Times....

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Three men charged in Offaly over crime and anti-social behaviour

Digital Desk Staff Three men have been charged as part of a crackdown on crime and anti-social behaviour in Co...

Friday, 04/12/20 - 7:56pm Read More

Micheal Martin: Vaccine will ‘motivate’ people into following Covid-19 rules

By James Ward and Cate McCurry, PA Taoiseach Micheal Martin said the imminent arrival of a coronavirus vaccine will “motivate”...

Friday, 04/12/20 - 7:37pm Read More

Six deaths and 265 new cases of Covid-19

Kenneth Fox A further six deaths and an additional 265 cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed this evening by the...

Friday, 04/12/20 - 6:08pm Read More


Kildare Sport

FAI Cancel National League U13 -U15 Matches

There was disappointment for Klub Kildare U13 and U15 National League teams who were due to commence their Cup and Shield Competitions this weekend with the news last night that the Football Association of Ireland announced that the return of...

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TURAS Is On The Right Road In Kildare

In this week’s Kildare Nationalist we featured the first of a three part series on Coaching and Games Development in...

Thursday, 03/12/20 - 10:42am Read More

Moolick And Cribbin Bow Out After Great Service To The County

At the weekend we heard of the decision of Tommy Moolick and Keith Cribbin to retire from intercounty football. In...

Wednesday, 02/12/20 - 10:54am Read More

John Doran Bows Out At The Top

By Richard Commins David Herity summed up John Doran nicely when talking on the Kildare Nationalist Sport podcast a few...

Tuesday, 01/12/20 - 3:56pm Read More

GAA and GPA Confirm New Protocols

The GAA and GPA have announced that a new protocol to cover the next four years has been agreed between...

Tuesday, 01/12/20 - 11:33am Read More

National Sport

Napoli rename stadium after Diego Maradona

By PA Sport Staff Napoli have announced their stadium has been renamed in honour of their former player Diego Maradona, who died last week aged 60. Maradona won two Serie A titles with Napoli in 1987 and 1990 and club...

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Gianni Infantino defends VAR and says it is ‘not damaging football’

By Jamie Gardner, PA Chief Sports Reporter FIFA president Gianni Infantino has leapt to the defence of VAR amid claims...

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