Kildare News

The death has occurred of Robert (Rob) Heavey Claregate Court, Claregate Street, Kildare Town, Kildare

The death has occurred of Robert (Rob) Heavey Claregate Court, Claregate Street, Kildare Town, Kildare Formerly of Rathangan, Co. Kildare. Son of the late Ann, brother of the late Billy and nephew of the late Liz. Sadly missed by his...

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Wall: Government must seize opportunity to protect problem gamblers

Welcoming the report of the Oireachtas Justice Committee which recommends banning ads by betting companies before the watershed, Labour sports...

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Council asked to consider buying former BOI premises in Monasterevin

Kildare Co Council has been urged to consider buying the former Bank of Ireland premises on Dublin Street in Monasterevin...

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All invited to celebrate Africa Day in Monasterevin tomorrow Saturday 21 May

Kildare County Council will host three free community events to mark Africa Day this month, featuring traditional food, DJ entertainment,...

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The death has occurred of Kathleen Barker Kilcullen, Kildare

The death has occurred of Kathleen Barker Kilcullen, Kildare Kathleen Barker, Sunnyhill, Kilcullen, Co Kildare, who died on May 19th...

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Athy haulier celebrates 70 years on the road!

Friday 22 April marked a momentous occasion for Athy haulage firm “A” Transport – 70 years in business! During a...

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Clane student wins €6,000 bursary

Congratulations to Scoil Mhuire Community School, Clane 6th yr student Aine Maguire who has won a €6,000 Credit Union bursary from Croi...

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Finding home to rent in Kildare like looking for a needle in a haystack

    By Finian Coghlan TRYING to find a home to rest in Co Kildare is like looking for the...

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Kildare man on a mission to promote original tales of Darby O’Gill  

  By Conor Forrest A PROSPEROUS man is on a mission to ensure that the original Darby O’Gill stories by...

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Centenary of Barrowhouse Ambush to be marked with unveiling of monument on Saturday

        THE Irish war of independence was a turbulent era in our history, nevertheless it resulted in...

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National News

Court approves survival scheme for Drogheda company whose products are sold worldwide

High court reporters The High Court has approved a survival scheme that will allow a Co Louth based company that makes magnesium-based heat-resistant products to successfully exit examinership. Late last year Premier Periclase Ltd was granted the protection of the courts and...

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Couple win appeal over injunction to remove them from Dublin apartment

High Court reporters A couple have won a High Court appeal preventing their immediate removal from an apartment where they...

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Former Garda sergeant ‘physically sick’ from being in room with superintendent

Paul Neilan A former garda sergeant has told the Disclosures Tribunal that he was “physically sick” at the Irish Open...

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Sean Quinn fails to turn up in High Court for proceedings over alleged trespass

High court reporters High Court proceedings aimed at preventing former billionaire Sean Quinn from allegedly trespassing on lands owned by the group of...

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Retired principal charged with 90 counts of sexual abuse of 20 boys

Tom Tuite A retired school principal has been charged with 90 counts of sexual abuse of 20 boys in Dublin...

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Kildare Sport

Kildare U14 And Minor Teams Named For Saturday

THE Kildare LGFA U14 and Minor teams have been named for their respective games in their national competitions on Saturday. U14 Manager, Kevin Jones, has named his team for Saturday’s All Ireland Gold Final against Tipperary in Crettyard, throw in...

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Kildare Square Ball Sports Podcast – 2022 Episode 4

In the midst of this hugely busy spell for Kildare GAA teams, it’s another busy show that covers a wide...

Thursday, 19/05/22 - 4:19pm Read More

Native Trail Leads The Way In Saturday’s Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas At The Curragh 

  NATIVE TRAIL has eight rivals to beat if he is to justify his favourite’s tag for the Group 1...

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Super Weekend Of Kildare LGFA Adult League Finals Lined Up

FOLLOWING on Tuesday evening’s semi final fixtures the stage is now set for the Finals of the Kildare LGFA Adult...

Thursday, 19/05/22 - 9:13am Read More

Disappointing Night For Kildare Minors In Leinster Final

ELECTRIC IRELAND LEINSTER MINOR FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL KILDARE: 0-8 DUBLIN: 2-10 By Pat Costello             ...

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National Sport

You can see me – Chelsea fans get glimpse of wrestling star John Cena

By Nick Purewal, PA John Cena added some wrestling razzmatazz and Hollywood glamour to Chelsea’s Premier League clash with Leicester. The 16-time World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) champion watched on as the Blues scrapped out a 1-1 draw with the Foxes...

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Patrick Vieira keen for Palace to end season on high after Everton collapse

By George Sessions, PA Crystal Palace manager Patrick Vieira has called for his team to deliver a “big performance” to...

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