Kildare News

A flick through on what’s happening on Netflicks in October

WITH the evenings getting shorter, it’s nice to sit back with a steaming cup of tea or coffee (or something...

O’Loughlin: Removal of VAT on HRT will deliver better health experiences for women

Kildare Senator and chair of the women’s caucus, Fiona O’Loughlin, has said a move by Government to remove VAT from hormone...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 5:30pm Read More

The death has occurred of Gerry Moran Kingsgrove, Athy, Kildare

The death has occurred of Gerry Moran Kingsgrove, Athy, Kildare Gerry is survived by his brother Billy and sister-in-law Rita,...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 4:38pm Read More

‘Squires’ Gannon statue scheme hatched by Sunday breakfast club at meat counter in Kildare store

  By Conor Forrest THE official unveiling in Kildare town of a statue of the first captain to raise the...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 4:30pm Read More

New president of Newbridge College Union is special advisor to Special Forces Ultimate Hell Week

    ROSSA O’Donnell past pupil of Newbridge College (Class 1986) is the new president of the Newbridge College Union...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 3:16pm Read More

Housing body has 55 new social homes in construction in Kildare

  Respond, one of Ireland’s largest Approved Housing Bodies (AHB) and service providers, has 55 new social homes in construction...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 2:00pm Read More

Bad habits still prevail warns road safety officers

THIS week (3-9 October) Kildare County Council is promoting Road Safety Week through awareness, and encouraging positive road user behaviour,...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 12:48pm Read More

National News

Cyberattacks moving from big targets to SMEs, Government warns

By Gráinne Ní Aodha, PA Gardaí and government ministers have warned businesses to prepare for potential ransomware attacks, saying that...

Electric Ireland customers could see bills rise by 30% more, committee hears

By Michelle Devane, PA Electric Ireland customers could see their energy bills increase by a further 30 per cent in...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 6:21pm Read More

Lisa Smith’s sentence was ‘excessive’ for ‘lowest level’ offending, court told

Eoin Reynolds Former soldier Lisa Smith, who was convicted earlier this year of membership of ISIS, was at the “lowest...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 6:04pm Read More

Negotiated protocol solution can carry support of all communities, says UK minister

Jonathan McCambridge, PA A negotiated solution to issues caused by the Northern Ireland Protocol can carry the support of all...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 5:45pm Read More

Rejecting mother and baby home report would have ‘huge consequences’

By Gráinne Ní Aodha, PA A Government minister has faced criticism for not continuing with an independent review into testimonies...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 5:31pm Read More

Concrete levy will put ‘burden and pain’ on to ordinary homeowners – McDonald

By Michelle Devane, PA The Government’s proposed concrete levy will put the “burden and pain” on homeowners rather on those...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 4:55pm Read More

McGregor makes second bid to register his name as trademark

Gordon Deegan Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) star Conor McGregor has launched a fresh fight to cash in on his brand...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 4:53pm Read More

Kildare Sport

This Week’s Kildare Nationalist Sport

IN this week’s Kildare Nationalist Sport, in your Kildare Nationalist, out now, we have a bumper 24 pages of sports...

Castledermot And Ballyteague – A Storied Past In The Intermediate Grade

OUR look in this week’s Kildare Nationalist, out now, at the Castledermot V Ballyteague The Auld Shebeen Bar Athy Kildare...

Sunday, 02/10/22 - 12:40pm Read More

Kildare Nationalist Football Team Of The Week

WITH just one week to go in the Kildare Football Championships the Kildare Nationalist Selection Panel brings you the last...

Sunday, 02/10/22 - 12:20pm Read More

Naas Lead But Who Can Follow – The Supporter

IN this week’s column in the Kildare Nationalist, out now, The Supporter Column looks at the closing stages of the...

Friday, 30/09/22 - 5:46pm Read More

The Journey To Boxing Everest With Eric Donovan

JUST a week on from his triumph of capturing the EU Super Featherweight belt in Belfast and on the eve...

Friday, 30/09/22 - 5:13pm Read More

Eric Donovan Is Champion Of Europe

By Pat Costello WHO wants a homecoming in Kildare? The question was asked by Kildare’s Eric “Lilywhite Lightening” Donovan just...

Sunday, 25/09/22 - 12:03am Read More

Kildare LGFA Championship Final Results

EADESTOWN captured their third Kildare LGFA Senior title in  row when they had a convincing 1-11 to 0-4 victory over...

Saturday, 24/09/22 - 7:27pm Read More

National Sport

Graham Potter will leave N’Golo Kante contract talks to Chelsea’s owners

By Nick Purewal, PA Graham Potter has insisted he will not get involved with N’Golo Kante’s contract situation at Chelsea....

Former world champion David Haye ‘threatened to kill man over remarks’

By Luke O’Reilly, PA Former world champion boxer David Haye grabbed a man by the throat and threatened to kill...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 2:29pm Read More

Tipperary star Aishling Moloney back in action after 14 month recovery from knee damage

Daragh Small Tipperary star Aishling Moloney is thrilled to be back playing football again having negotiated one of the most...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 2:10pm Read More

How Premier League bosses used their substitutes during latest round of matches

By Tom White and Ben Mayhew, PA Tottenham and Manchester City made quadruple substitutions this weekend while Fulham were also...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 11:40am Read More

Inter Miami’s Gonzalo Higuain announces he will retire at end of MLS season

By PA Sport Staff Former Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain has announced he will retire at the end of Inter Miami’s...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 7:56am Read More

Football rumours: Cristiano Ronaldo to leave Manchester United in January

By PA Sport Staff He has only started once this Premier League campaign, and now it appears Cristiano Ronaldo could...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 7:46am Read More

Leicester hammer Nottingham Forest to ease pressure on Brendan Rodgers

By Ian Parker, PA Brendan Rodgers breathed a sigh of relief and piled the pressure on Steve Cooper as Leicester...

Tuesday, 04/10/22 - 7:28am Read More