Kildare News

Sharing around the neighbour’s food

By Brian Byrne WHEN it comes to fresh food, there’s nothing more fresh than that produced by a neighbour. And if you can pick up all that you need from the one place at the same time, it makes things...

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12 new Covid cases in Kildare

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) has today been informed that three people with Covid-19 have died. There has now...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 6:16pm Read More

Beds don’t treat patients, medical staff do

Kildare North Sinn Féin TD Réada Cronin has criticised the Government’s 2020/21 Winter Plan as a wish-list, long on aspiration,...

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Council, gardaí and HSE plead with people of Kildare to increase efforts to combat Covid 19

Kildare Co Council, the gardaí and the HSE have issued a joint statement pleading with the people of Kildare to...

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200 extra parking spaces at Sallins train station by Christmas

There is good news for rail commuters in the Naas-Sallins area with the confirmation that the underground carpark project at...

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Two girls charged with murder of Carlow teenager in Australia

By Suzanne Pender TWO teenage girls charged with the murder of a Carlow teenager who fell to his death from...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 11:39am Read More

Woman fined for swearing at gardaí on Convent Lane!

“ON Convent Lane? You couldn’t write this!” smiled the judge in a case of a woman convicted of roaring obscenities...

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Castledermot lady was a doyenne of fashion retail for past 44 years

By Elizabeth Lee THEY say that if you hang on to something long enough, it’ll come back into fashion. No...

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Rathangan murder accused consents to another four weeks in custody

A MAN charged with a murder in Rathangan has been remanded back to custody for another four weeks while the...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 12:14am Read More

Free mattress recycling day

Got an old mattress and want to recycle it? Kildare County Council are holding a FREE mattress recycling day on...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 12:08am Read More

National News

Level Three restrictions people from Donegal will be facing

By Kenneth Fox The government announced this evening that level three restrictions will be imposed on Donegal from tonight following recommendations from the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET). The new restrictions for the county will come into force from...

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Man arrested in Dublin in connection with cocaine seizure worth €3.5m

A man has been arrested in Dublin in connection with a major drugs seizure. A large stash of cocaine was...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 6:35pm Read More

Ryanair baggage handler sues over arm injury

By Ann O’Loughlin A Ryanair baggage handler who claimed he injured his arm when he gave a colleague a lift...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 6:05pm Read More

Three deaths and 324 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed

By Kenneth Fox A further three deaths and an additional 324 cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed this evening. There...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 5:55pm Read More

Murder accused told gardaí he didn’t know who killed his former flatmate

By Alison O’Riordan The scene at the laneway where the body of Sebastian Barczuk had been discovered. Photo: Collins A...

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Kildare Sport

Late Mulhall penalty secures dramatic win for Castlemitchell

Castlemitchell                   1-13 Robertstown                     2-8 By Ian Baker CODY Mulhall’s 65th minute penalty helped Castlemitchell to a dramatic late win over Robertstown in the Tom Cross Junior Football Championship in Hawkfield on Saturday. Despite Robertstown leading by two points...

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Penalty drama sees Eadestown safe

EADESTOWN:                    0-22 MAYNOOTH:                     2-16 AET EADESTOWN WIN 7-6 ON PENALTIES By Eoin Beatty Eadestown retained their senior football...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 9:50pm Read More

Klub Kildare U13’s put three past Kerry

Klub Kildare       3 Kerry                     1 By Fionn McCarthy Klub Kildare continue to impress in the SSE Airtricity U13...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 9:48pm Read More

Flanagan announced as new Kildare U20 Manager

Johnstownbridge clubman and former county player, Brian Flanagan, has been announced as the new Kildare U20 Football Manager on a...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 12:45pm Read More

Revised Championship Fixture List from Kildare GAA

Kildare GAA have announced a revised and updated Fixture List up to and including Friday 2nd October. Thursday 24 September...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 12:10pm Read More

National Sport

Smith and Burmester joint-top of Irish Open leaderboard

English golfer Jordan Smith shot a five-under par 65 to take joint-top spot alongside South African Dean Burmester at the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open today. It’s a fine turnaround for Smith after he pulled out of the Andalucia Masters...

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic tests positive for Covid-19

By Press Association Zlatan Ibrahimovic has tested positive for coronavirus. The 38-year-old striker has been placed in quarantine at home...

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