Kildare News

Council seeks funding to move Naas library

KILDARE Co Council has applied for funding to relocate Naas library to the Town Hall. The move, which was confirmed earlier this year, took a step closer with the welcome application of funding under an urban regeneration scheme. In February...

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Green light for Athy Primary Care Centre

A NEW primary care centre for Athy has been given the green light by planning officials. Planning permission for the...

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Kildare villages benefit from renewal scheme

MORE than €500,000 in funding was announced on Friday for village renewal schemes in Kildare. Rathangan and Kilcullen were each...

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Kildare is the largest Irish speaking county outside of the Gaeltacht

KILDARE Co Council is to examine the possibility of appointing a dedicated Irish language officer. Irish language committee Coiste Na...

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Athy plays host to sign language festival

ATHY recently played host to a very successful Irish  Sign Language festival. The event saw people from the deaf community...

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Kildare Sport

Ardclough out to emulate famous teams of the past

AS Ardclough attempt to retain the Senior Hurling title in Kildare for the first time since their famous team of the early 1980’s, RICHARD COMMINS looks back over the history of one of Kildare’s most storied clubs   IF Kildare...

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O’Shea wants to make up for missed chances

COLIN O’Shea was part of the last Milltown team to win a Junior title back in 2008 and has enjoyed...

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O’Shaugnessy keen to return Rheban to former glories

KEVIN O’Shaughnessy has seen it all in a Rheban jersey. He was a 17 year old goalkeeper when his club...

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