Kildare News

Local designer volunteers time to raise funds for Aware

A NEWBRIDGE designer is volunteering her time to raise funds for mental health charity Aware. Simone Hassett is taking part in the campign run by Institute of Design Ireland MindOverMatter. The initiative takes place on 10 October 2018. For a...

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New Fine Gael branch set up in west Kildare

A NEW branch of Fine Gael has been established in west Kildare. Deputy Martin Heydon chaired the first meeting which...

Friday, 21/09/18 - 2:27pm Read More

Kildare teacher is new weather presenter on TG4

A KILDARE primary school teacher has been selected, along with two others, to be TG4’s new part-time weather reporters. Twenty-four...

Friday, 21/09/18 - 2:29pm Read More

Dumping sinks to new low

RESIDENTS of Tankardstown are shocked and disgusted at the scale of illegal dumping in the River Barrow beside the bridge....

Thursday, 13/09/18 - 12:28pm Read More

Helping young peopl cope with onslaught of social media

STUDENTS from Newbridge and Naas are taking part in a unique training initiative to help them tackle cyber bullying and...

Thursday, 13/09/18 - 12:31pm Read More

Kildare Sport

Lumsden Cup semi-final draw made

THE surprise packet of this year’s KDFL Lumsden Cup, Garryhinch, have been handed a tough assignment in this year’s semi-final after they were paired with reigning champions Suncroft at the draw in the Keadeen Hotel on Wednesday evening. The Division...

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Ball determined to bounce back after horror injury

BEING named as goalkeeper on the Minor Football Team of the Year this week should have been the personal highlight...

Thursday, 13/09/18 - 2:49pm Read More

Moorefield man ready for Underdog role

IT’S not often that Moorefield play the role of underdog but that is exactly what one of their players will...

Thursday, 06/09/18 - 5:08pm Read More