Kildare News

Firefighters are working flat out

KILDARE’S firefighters are working flat out responding to an unprecedented number of incidents as the hot weather places additional demands on the service. The bog fire at Roseberry outside Newbridge is now in its second week. The fire started on...

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Naas wants to turn purple

NAAS promoted itself in the past as ‘ a nice place to shop’. Now it is seeking to be officially...

Thursday, 12/07/18 - 11:11am Read More

Screenwriting award for popoular local writer

LOCAL writer Margaret Kane-Rowe has just returned from the prestigious Nantucket Film Festival where she won one of the major...

Thursday, 12/07/18 - 11:13am Read More

Sculpture captures the spirit of a bygone era

MORE the 500 people turned out for the unveiling of a new commemorative sculpture in Timolin. The sculpture, erected at...

Thursday, 12/07/18 - 11:17am Read More

NOWHERE LIKE NEWBRIDGE!

IT was most discussed sporting event in Ireland last week and in the end, the action on the pitch lived...

Thursday, 05/07/18 - 11:40am Read More

Kildare Sport

Outstanding Kildare book place in U20 All-Ireland final

KILDARE 1-14 KERRY 1-13   KILDARE’S Under 20’s turned in one of the all time great Kildare GAA performances to beat Kerry at underage level for the first time since 1966 and qualify for the All-Ireland final today at the Gaelic...

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KILDARE MINOR’S BEAT LONGORD TO SECURE HOME SEMI-FINAL

KILDARE 1-18 LONGFORD 0-12 KILDARE’S minors completed the group stages with their fourth successive win in the Leinster Championship on...

Wednesday, 04/07/18 - 11:03am Read More

17 year on – Lacey recalls famous St Conleths encounter

IF you were in St Conleths Park on 30 June 2001 then you won’t need too much reminding of how...

Friday, 29/06/18 - 4:46pm Read More