Kildare News

Castledermot family on RTE quiz show

THE Farrell family from Casteldermot are taking part in the RTE One quiz show Home Advantage this Saturday night . Home Advantage is the general knowledge quiz hosted by Jennifer Zamparelli where three Irish families compete to win €5,000. One...

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Fears Ballymany could become Bally-too many?

By Finian Coghlan PLANS for 540 new homes in two developments on either side of the Ballymany Road out of...

Tuesday, 21/09/21 - 8:53am Read More

In your Kildare Nationalist this week

In your Kildare Nationalist this week   Gardaí investigating the Deirdre Jacob case are “working on a plan, but are...

Tuesday, 21/09/21 - 8:44am Read More

COVID-19: Another 1,154 confirmed cases of the virus

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 1,154 confirmed cases of COVID-19. As of 8am today, 297...

Monday, 20/09/21 - 5:31pm Read More

Census field supervisors sought in Naas – closing date tomorrow

Job application Kildare
Applications for census field supervisors on the 2022 Census are open for a limited number of areas, including Naas. The...

Monday, 20/09/21 - 4:35pm Read More

Kildare cousins recognised as unsung heroes

Kildare cousins, Aoibhe Lawlor and Amy Lewis, have been has been unveiled MACE Community Child and Youth Unsung Heroes in recognition...

Monday, 20/09/21 - 3:42pm Read More

Kildare death notices 20th September 2021

The death has occurred of Edward Maguire Johnstownbridge, Kildare / Enfield, Meath September 19th 2021 peacefully, surrounded by his loving...

Monday, 20/09/21 - 3:12pm Read More

Meet the Died Piper of Naas!

NAAS councillor Bill Clear has sought confirmation of the council’s current policy for the removal of dead animals by the...

Monday, 20/09/21 - 2:37pm Read More

Kildare had 800 COVID cases in two-week period

Kildare reported 802 cases of COVID-19 across its eight Local Electoral Areas (LEAs) between 31 August and 13 September. Newbridge...

Monday, 20/09/21 - 2:19pm Read More

Kildare man wins hero award

A Kildare man was among a number of people honoured at Tallaght University Hospital (TUH) at their fourth annual Hero...

Monday, 20/09/21 - 11:09am Read More

National News

New study suggests physical activity could increase chance of heart attack

Digital Desk Staff Physical activity may, paradoxically, hasten your risk of a heart attack, a new study suggests, The Irish Times reports. This is because physical activity may lead to a quicker build-up of plaque, or calcium deposits in the...

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Government at odds over ‘discrepancies’ in health spending

Digital Desk Staff Tensions have mounted within Government over Department of Health spending figures ahead of the budget amid lengthening...

Tuesday, 21/09/21 - 8:31am Read More

Scars of pandemic key threats to recovery of Irish economy

Digital Desk Staff Managing the scarring effects of Covid-19 on the labour market and the financial legacy of the pandemic...

Tuesday, 21/09/21 - 7:52am Read More

Irish Water to be grilled by Oireachtas over ‘unacceptable’ contamination

Digital Desk Staff Irish Water bosses are to face a grilling by “hugely concerned” TDs this Thursday over the “unacceptable”...

Tuesday, 21/09/21 - 6:59am Read More

Protesters who targeted Varadkar’s home to gather outside GP practices

Ministers and public health officials have been given updated security advice by gardaí due to concerns over anti-vaccination activists who...

Monday, 20/09/21 - 10:01pm Read More

Kildare Sport

Klub Kildare’s Leo Healy Included in Ireland Squad For Malta Friendlies

  HOT on the heels of the winning of his first International cap by Klub Kildare’s Ruadhan Kane comes the news that his clubmate, Leo Healy, has been included in an Irish Squad. The midfielder has been included by Head...

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Maynooth University Town Bow Out In Dalymount

Bohemians                                  4  Maynooth University...

Friday, 17/09/21 - 10:46pm Read More

Daniel Moynihan Steps Down As Kildare LGFA Manager

DANIEL Moynihan has stepped down as Manager of the Kildare Intermediate Ladies Football Team, the Kildare Ladies County Board announced...

Friday, 17/09/21 - 10:03pm Read More

Kildare’s Carbery Beirne And Connors Included In Irish One Day Training Camp

  IRELAND Head Coach, Andy Farrell and his coaching team have included Athy’s Joey Carbery (Munster), Eadestown’s Tadhg Beirne (Munster)...

Friday, 17/09/21 - 3:23pm Read More

Big Night In Dalymount For Maynooth University Town FC

By Andrew Dempsey MAYNOOTH University Town make the exciting FAI Cup trip to Dalymount Park on Friday evening to take...

Friday, 17/09/21 - 1:22pm Read More

National Sport

Andreas Christensen to stay at Chelsea after club ups offer

By PA Sport Staff Stamford Bridge seems set to be Andreas Christensen‘s home for a while longer with the announcement of a new deal expected in coming days. The Sun reports the 25-year-old defender, who was shopped around by Chelsea...

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Bohemians and Derry share spoils in stunning 3-3 draw

Digital Desk Staff Bohemians remain a point outside the top-four in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division, after an incredible game...

Monday, 20/09/21 - 10:07pm Read More