Kildare News

Volunteers wanted to take part in Kildare Time Machine project

A NEW Intergenerational Community Archive initiative launching in Kildare is seeking volunteers to help facilitate the project in their area! The Community Time Machine initiative is an age-friendly cross-generational community archive project designed to connect young people with their older...

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The death has occurred of Enda MC KEON Johnstown, Kildare / Louth

The death has occurred of Enda MC KEON Johnstown, Kildare / Louth Oct 16, 2021, (suddenly), in France, Enda, beloved...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 11:59pm Read More

In your Kildare Nationalist this week

Check out what’s in your Kildare Nationalist this week   Planning permission is granted for residential development for town centre...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 11:55pm Read More

Alec Baldwin’s wife Hilaria addresses shooting of Halyna Hutchins on film set

By Tom Horton, PA Alec Baldwin’s wife Hilaria has said her “heart is with Halyna” after a cinematographer was fatally...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 10:14pm Read More

Classix male voice harmony group perform in Naas this week

Owen C. Lynch presents two concerts in which he will present his new male voice harmony group, The Classix in...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 5:48pm Read More

Salting routes at full capacity, meeting hears

Kildare Co Council has been asked to include the Ellistown to Cherryville crossroads, and the Feighcullen to Milltown road, in...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 3:00pm Read More

Dare to visit KilDARE this Halloween

Ensuring public safety is paramount, Kildare Town community group along with Kildare County Council and Into Kildare are running a...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 2:06pm Read More

Juvenile arrested in Naas operation

Gardaí in Kildare have arrested a juvenile and seized drugs following a planned operation. Last Wednesday 20 October, gardaí from...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 1:30pm Read More

Councillors approve grant for Christmas dinner

Kildare-Newbridge MD councillors have agreed on a festival grant of €1,600 for Suncroft Senior Citizens. That’s for a Christmas dinner...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 12:40pm Read More

Kildare families urged to go easy on treats for kids

New research with parents for the START public health campaign has revealed that while parents and guardians want to reduce...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 11:30am Read More

National News

Carbon budgets proposed to cut Irish emissions by 51% by 2030

By David Young, PA Ireland’s Climate Change Advisory Council has outlined proposals to cut emissions by more than 50 per cent by the end of the decade. The independent group that advises the Government on its climate policy has signed...

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UK Brexit minister sets December deadline for reaching protocol agreement with EU

By Patrick Daly, PA Political Correspondent A December deadline has been set for the UK and the European Union to...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 6:20pm Read More

‘Significant’ rise in ICU admissions for pregnant women with Covid-19

By David Young, PA Ireland has witnessed a significant increase in the number of pregnant women with Covid-19 requiring intensive...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 5:45pm Read More

Dublin Fire Brigade plead with public to only attend organised events over Halloween

Dublin Fire Brigade have asked the public to only attend organised events over the Halloween period. The emergency fire service...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 5:39pm Read More

Gardaí appeal for witnesses following hit-and-run incident in Galway

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses of a serious hit-and-run road traffic collision which happened in Galway on Sunday night. The...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 4:04pm Read More

Kildare Sport

John West Féile bring Kildare U-15 club teams to play in Croke Park and Thurles

John West Féile has given two Kildare GAA U-15 club sides the opportunity to showcase their talents at Croke Park and Thurles.  The events will take place later this month as part of the competition’s 50th anniversary celebrations.   Athy...

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PEXPO ’22 – ENTRY NOW OPEN! 

 WITH the Hallowe’en half term starting this week, now is the time for schools to start working on their projects...

Tuesday, 19/10/21 - 11:30am Read More

Sport In Your Kildare Nationalist This Week

Another 24 Pages of sports coverage in this week’s Kildare Nationalist, out now including: GAA: Reports/Photos/Reaction from all the club...

Tuesday, 19/10/21 - 11:17am Read More

Young Kildare Golfers To Represent Ireland At World Amateur Match Race In Dubai

TWO young golfers from Kildare will represent Ireland at the World Amateur Match Race in Dubai following their Irish tournament...

Friday, 15/10/21 - 2:29pm Read More

Full Field Chase €120,000 In Irish EBF Auction Series Race At Naas On Sunday

A full field of 16 runners will chase the lion’s share of the €120,000 prize money on offer for Sunday’s...

Friday, 15/10/21 - 2:11pm Read More

National Sport

League of Ireland: Bohemians lose out to Waterford at Dalymount Park

It was all go in the League of Ireland on Monday night as St Patrick’s Athletic came out on top against Dundalk while the Bohemians lost out to Waterford at Dalymount Park. Georgie Kelly found the back of the net...

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Andy Murray topples world number 10 Hubert Hurkacz in gruelling Vienna clash

By PA Sport Staff Andy Murray came through a gruelling 160-minute first-round match at the Erste Bank Open to eventually...

Monday, 25/10/21 - 9:10pm Read More