Kildare News

Dumping sinks to new low

RESIDENTS of Tankardstown are shocked and disgusted at the scale of illegal dumping in the River Barrow beside the bridge. Ongoing dumping in the area reached a new low last week, when a huge collection of household rubbish was discarded...

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Helping young peopl cope with onslaught of social media

STUDENTS from Newbridge and Naas are taking part in a unique training initiative to help them tackle cyber bullying and...

Thursday, 13/09/18 - 12:31pm Read More

Brave Brandon’s inspirational idea

A TEN-YEAR-OLD boy who has a rare form of cancer is now raising funds for youngsters at the children’s hospital...

Thursday, 13/09/18 - 12:35pm Read More

Kildare woman is new director of nursing at Portlaoise hospital

A NEW director of nursing has been appointed to Portlaoise hospital. Kildare woman Sandra McCarthy is a registered general nurse...

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Warm welcome for a noble lady

ON Saturday 1 September  Anne and Seamus O’Reilly of Crookstown Craft Village had the great pleasure of greeting Christina Noble,...

Thursday, 13/09/18 - 12:40pm Read More

Kildare Sport

Lumsden Cup semi-final draw made

THE surprise packet of this year’s KDFL Lumsden Cup, Garryhinch, have been handed a tough assignment in this year’s semi-final after they were paired with reigning champions Suncroft at the draw in the Keadeen Hotel on Wednesday evening. The Division...

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Ball determined to bounce back after horror injury

BEING named as goalkeeper on the Minor Football Team of the Year this week should have been the personal highlight...

Thursday, 13/09/18 - 2:49pm Read More

Moorefield man ready for Underdog role

IT’S not often that Moorefield play the role of underdog but that is exactly what one of their players will...

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