Kildare News

Compromise on cobblelock controversy welcomed

AN agreement has been reached between Kilmeague residents and Kildare Co Council with regard to the controversy100 year old cobble stone path in the community. Social Democrats Councillor Aidan Farrelly has welcomed the news  following his question to the  recent...

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Scam attempt caught on CCTV in Newbridge pub

COMPO culture took a sinister turn in Newbridge recently (June 22) when a woman who claimed to be pregnant allegedly...

Sunday, 14/07/19 - 1:25pm Read More

Greenway walk will raise funds for Cuan Mhuire

FANCY enjoying some fresh air and beautiful scenery while raising funds for a very worthy cause? People are being sought...

Sunday, 14/07/19 - 10:49am Read More

Planning Regulator’s comments are wake- up-call for Naas

“ARE we going to be like Los Angeles, where everybody has to get into their car for a loaf of...

Saturday, 13/07/19 - 3:47pm Read More

Students put teachers to the test in Kildare

THERE was lots of fun and games at St Brigid’s Primary School in Kildare town when the 6th class put their...

Saturday, 13/07/19 - 1:30pm Read More

National News

Man due in court in connection with fatal Dublin stabbing

Gardai at the scene. Picture Colin Keegan A 45-year-old man is due before the Criminal Courts of Justice in Dublin this evening, charged in relation to a stabbing in the city’s North Strand. A man died in the incident which...

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Aer Lingus flight makes emergency landing in Dublin after engine ingested bird on departure

The affected plane pictured previously at Shannon Airport A US-bound Aer Lingus flight has made an emergency landing at Dublin...

Saturday, 20/07/19 - 4:10pm Read More

Man due in court in connection with seizure of guns and ammunition in Tallaght

A 36-year-old man arrested yesterday during a crackdown on organised crime in Dublin and Drogheda is due in court this...

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Insurance operator covering leisure sector to pull out of Irish market

One of the last insurance firms covering the leisure sector in Ireland says it is pulling out of the market....

Saturday, 20/07/19 - 1:50pm Read More

Man arrested in connection with stabbing incident in Belfast

A man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing in Belfast. The incident occurred at a flat in the...

Saturday, 20/07/19 - 1:00pm Read More

Kildare Sport

Days spent training with her father prepared Sullivan for senior football

ANYBODY who remembers Tom Sullivan as a classy forward for Carbury and Kildare, or even on the League of Ireland soccer pitches for the likes of Dundalk and Drogheda or in the KDFL for Carbury and Coill Dubh, would not...

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Phelan ready for second professional bout

AS Ireland’s youngest professional female boxer it’s been an exciting time for Katelynn Phelan since she made her debut last...

Friday, 19/07/19 - 10:38am Read More

A look back over Cian O’Neill’s four years in charge of Kildare

WHEN so much water has passed under the bridge in four years, it’s easy to forget Kildare’s position, and also...

Tuesday, 16/07/19 - 7:32pm Read More

O’Neill steps down as manager of Kildare

AFTER four years in charge of the Kildare senior football team, Cian O’Neill announced today that he was stepping down...

Tuesday, 16/07/19 - 11:52am Read More

Sullivan scores seven as Kildare romp to victory in Limerick

KILDARE 3-15 LIMERICK3-5 ORLAITH Sullivan scored seven points as Kildare recovered from a slow start in the Gaelic Grounds to...

Saturday, 13/07/19 - 3:37pm Read More

National Sport

Tyrone defy odds to see off rivals Donegal

Photos: Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile [score] [team1]Tyrone[/team1][score1]3-12[/score1] [team2]Donegal[/team2][score2]3-9[/score2] [/score] Tyrone produced an outstanding display at TEG Cusack Park, Mullingar to get the better of provincial rivals Donegal in Group 4 of the TG4 All-Ireland SFC. Chloe McCaffrey and Maria Canavan —...

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Déise camogie players feel disrespected by fixture change

Patricia Jackman. Picture: Inpho/Tom Beary The Waterford camogie squad feel that five days’ notice for Sunday’s rescheduled All Ireland championship...

Friday, 19/07/19 - 7:50pm Read More

Cian O’Connor completes hat-trick of Aachen Speed Derby wins

Meath’s Cian O’Connor has recorded Ireland’s second win of the week at the World Equestrian Festival in Germany. O’Connor and...

Friday, 19/07/19 - 6:50pm Read More

Lowry moves two shots clear as McIlroy attempts to put poor start behind him

Shane Lowry, who won the Irish Open as an amateur in 2009, holed from 35 feet for another birdie on...

Friday, 19/07/19 - 2:20pm Read More

Shamrock Rovers likely to face UEFA sanctions following last nights pitch invasion

Shamrock Rovers are likely to face sanction from UEFA for a pitch invasion during their win over Brann in the...

Friday, 19/07/19 - 12:40pm Read More