Kildare News

Man charged with Athy murder

A 20-YEAR-old Athy man was brought before a special sitting of Naas District Court on Sunday morning charged with the murder of Nurney man David Boland. Calvin Cullen of 47 Greenhills, Athy, is charged with murdering the father of one...

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Four Kildare schools get the all clear

ALL four schools in Kildare assessed for structural concerns opened yesterday after receiving the all clear from the Department of...

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Smiths’ Johnny Marr latest musican to be honoured in Athy

FORMER Smiths’ guitarist Johnny Marr is the latest figure to be honoured by the Made of Athy initiative, which is...

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Dead animals get new lease of life in weird but wonderful art show

AN unconventional artist has brought his unconventionoal work to the people of Kildare, showcasing art as a new way of...

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Kildare farmer’s CPO battle portrayed on screen in Naas

THE story of a Kildare farmer, who faced losing the land that has been in his family for generations, has...

Thursday, 08/11/18 - 1:55pm Read More

Kildare Sport

Flynn and McKenna will pick up the top prizes at the Kildare GAA Awards night

DANIEL Flynn’s wonderful run of form in a Kildare jersey through 2018 has been rewarded after he was named as the Senior County Footballer of the Year of the Kildare GAA awards night in the Osprey Hotel on 17 November....

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Forward thinking Hyland having a big impact

AFTER an intercounty season spent at full back, David Hyland has relished a return to his club and a chance...

Friday, 19/10/18 - 3:31pm Read More

Glavin fuelled by desire to prove doubters wrong

IN the build up to Sunday’s county final, Moorefield manager Ross Glavin feels Athy are the team that most GAA...

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