Kildare News

Councillor defends role in housing allocation process

A KILDARE councillor who is on the team that considers housing applications in Kildare Co Council has defended her role in the process and said all decisions are sanctioned through the council and are heavily regulated. Cllr Suzanne Doyle was...

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Centenarian May still going strong

“I JUST can’t believe it. Imagine, I’m a 100 years old today,” said a smiling May Gibson, as she welcomed...

Wednesday, 23/05/18 - 3:19pm Read More

Heartbreak and anger

THE husband of a Kildare woman who died of cervical cancer in 2011 shared his heartbreak, grief and anger this...

Friday, 18/05/18 - 12:56pm Read More

HSE rule is making parents prisoners in their own homes

 KILDARE councillors have given their backing to a motion calling for the abolition of a HSE rule that insists parents...

Friday, 18/05/18 - 12:59pm Read More

Local young women influence alternative teen magazine

Young women from Miltown Foróige Club and Suncroft Foróige Club recently participated in a unique workshop designed at influencing an...

Friday, 18/05/18 - 1:01pm Read More

Kildare Sport

Intermediate and Junior Football Championships start this weekend

IT might be clichéd to say that the newly named Pittman Traffic & Safety Intermediate Football Championship is one of the most difficult around to call but if it is clichéd that is only because it is true. Another cliché...

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Kildare Senior Football Championship gets underway

THE new format means there is not as much significance on the opening round of the Championship but that won’t...

Friday, 04/05/18 - 12:47pm Read More

Kildare youngsters ready for new campaign

THE Kildare Minor Footballers begin their Leinster Championship campaign on Bank Holiday Monday 7 May when they entertain Wexford in...

Friday, 04/05/18 - 12:16pm Read More