Kildare News

Athy councillor airs frustrations over St Mary’s Cemetery

Kildare Co Council has contacted the HSE regarding ownership of St Mary’s Cemetery in Athy, local councillors have been informed....

Solution sought for pinch points on Ballyroe Road

Kildare Co Council has been asked to widen and straighten the ‘pinch points’ on the Ballyroe Road between the R417...

Sunday, 29/01/23 - 10:15am Read More

1,000 trees planted at Barretstown to celebrate Sustainable Kildare initiative

A tree planting ceremony was held at Barretstown last Thursday (26 January) to mark three ‘Sustainable Kildare’ campaigns which took...

Sunday, 29/01/23 - 9:00am Read More

The death has occurred of Michael O’Keeffe 14 Cardington Court, Athy, Kildare

The death has occurred of Michael O’Keeffe 14 Cardington Court, Athy, Kildare Deeply regretted by his loving wife Michelle, father...

Saturday, 28/01/23 - 3:31pm Read More

Kildare man to head up ’smart’ power company

    By Finian Coghlan   AFTER a lifetime of globe-trotting between Naas and the Caribbean, Eadestown native Martin Carroll...

Saturday, 28/01/23 - 2:08pm Read More

O’Loughlin formally requests moment’s silence in support of ‘Pause for Peace’ on Brigid’s Day

Kildare-based Senator Fiona O’Loughlin has written to the Ceann Comhairle of the Dáil and the Cathaoirleach of the Seanad, formally...

Saturday, 28/01/23 - 11:30am Read More

Kilcullen Mart to host Age Friendly roadshow

The Kildare Age Friendly programme are partnering with Kildare West Wicklow IFA on a free community roadshow for anyone over 55. The...

Saturday, 28/01/23 - 10:15am Read More

National News

Two police officers injured in Tyrone as patrol car rammed

Jonathan McCambridge, PA Two police officers were injured when their patrol car was rammed in Co Tyrone. Detectives are appealing...

How the far-right turns communities against migrants

Kenneth Fox Ireland’s ability to house refugees and asylum seekers has come under increased strain in recent months. With protests in...

Sunday, 29/01/23 - 2:22pm Read More

Film showing stories of Troubles victims to be screened in Brussels

By Jonathan McCambridge, PA A film about a number of killings during the Troubles in Northern Ireland will be shown to...

Sunday, 29/01/23 - 1:18pm Read More

Moore St traders say their livelihoods will be destroyed by city centre development

Seán MacCártaigh A group of traders from Moore Street in Dublin claim their livelihoods will be severely impacted and “effectively...

Sunday, 29/01/23 - 11:27am Read More

Cannabis seized by gardaí during searches in Galway

By Jonathan McCambridge, PA Gardaí have seized cannabis plants and herb following two searches in Co Galway. On Saturday, as...

Sunday, 29/01/23 - 10:04am Read More

What the papers say: Sunday’s front pages

By PA Reporter The Sunday newspapers are covering Tony Holohan’s botched secondment to Trinity College, the results of a new...

Sunday, 29/01/23 - 9:55am Read More

Gardaí investigating after body discovered on Co Clare beach

Pat Flynn Gardaí in Co Clare are investigating after a body was discovery on a beach in the southwest of...

Saturday, 28/01/23 - 7:45pm Read More

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Monday, 21/11/22 - 9:27am Read More

Johnny Sexton opens up on ageing, nutrition, and whether he will ever coach

The Ireland and Leinster captain invites us into his Dublin home to talk frankly about family life, investing in himself,...

Friday, 18/11/22 - 12:13pm Read More

Kildare Sport

Spirited Kildare Just Pipped By Dubs

Allianz National Football League – Division 2 – Round 1 DUBLIN 1-11 KILDARE 0-13 By Richard Commins A ring-rusty and...

Sleeve Sponsors Formally Announced By Kildare GAA

KILDARE GAA, NBI and Westin Homes have formally announced their new Intercounty Jersey Sleeves sponsorship agreement. The arrangement will be...

Saturday, 28/01/23 - 8:49am Read More

Three Changes For Kildare Ladies For Visit Of Longford

By Pat Costello KILDARE LGFA manager, Diane O’Hora, and her Management Team have made three changes for Sunday’s Round 2...

Saturday, 28/01/23 - 8:48am Read More

New Kildare Jersey Launched

KILDARE GAA has launched their new home jersey for 2023/2024 . The new jersey sports the name and logo of...

Saturday, 28/01/23 - 8:43am Read More

Aim To Get Promoted To Division 1 – Mick O’Grady

ALLIANZ NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE – DIVISION 2 – ROUND 1 By Pat Costello NOW in his second year as captain...

Saturday, 28/01/23 - 8:38am Read More

RUBY & RUSSELL SPEARHEADING CHELTENHAM PREVIEW AT BARBERSTOWN

Barberstown Castle will once again host one of the most insightful Cheltenham Previews of the year with an all-star panel...

Friday, 27/01/23 - 10:18am Read More

Late Flourish Denies Maynooth University In Fitzgibbon Cup

Fitzgibbon Cup 2023 UCD 1-23 MAYNOOTH 0-22 By Richard Commins A brilliant late flourish, capped off by a clinching goal...

Friday, 27/01/23 - 10:09am Read More

National Sport

Sunday sport: Djokovic wins Australian Open; Allianz League Round 1 continues

Football There’s more FA Cup matches happening today. It’s currently 0-0 between Brighton and Liverpool in the first half at...

Novak Djokovic takes 10th Australian Open title and record-equalling 22nd slam

By Eleanor Crooks, PA Tennis Correspondent, Melbourne Novak Djokovic swept to a 10th Australian Open title and 22nd grand slam...

Sunday, 29/01/23 - 1:01pm Read More

Ireland international Michael Obafemi completes loan move to Burnley

By PA Sport Staff Burnley have completed the signing of striker Michael Obafemi on loan from Swansea with an option...

Sunday, 29/01/23 - 11:37am Read More

I didn’t become a bad manager overnight – Jurgen Klopp defends Liverpool record

By Carl Markham, PA Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists he has not become a bad coach overnight but will not...

Sunday, 29/01/23 - 8:40am Read More

Jack Carty becomes Connacht’s record scorer in big win over Lions

Press Association Jack Carty ended Eric Elwood’s long run as Connacht’s record points scorer as they overcame the Emirates Lions...

Saturday, 28/01/23 - 9:50pm Read More

GAA wrap: Armagh among first-round winners as National League returns

Updated: 9.45pm The Allianz National Football League returned on Saturday with eight games across four divisions. Division Three kicked off...

Saturday, 28/01/23 - 8:53pm Read More

Luke McGrath grabs brace as Leinster make it 13 wins

Press Association A youthful Leinster team maintained their BKT United Rugby Championship table-topping form with a 38-14 win over Cardiff...

Saturday, 28/01/23 - 7:40pm Read More