There are more apprentices than young jobless in Kildare

IN THE very appropriate week of the leaving cert results, it’s been revealed that Kildare has more apprentices (883) than unemployed people under the age of 25 (812). This came to light in the National Youth Council of Ireland’s (NYCI)...

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No emergency accommodation in Kildare – locals offered Dundalk

THE crisis in emergency housing is beginning to percolate into the commuter belt, after a homeless family who presented to Kildare Co Council were offered emergency accommodation in Drogheda or Dundalk. They were told this was the nearest available. “People...

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Reno 911! star enjoys family trip on Barrow

ATHY Boat Tours welcomed a famous face on board during one of its recent trips on the Barrow and Grand...

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‘We’re extremely happy with the results this year’

“BETWEEN the mainstream and the Leaving Cert Applied, we had 168 sit exams,” said Pat Moloney of Patrician Secondary School,...

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Legal eagle flying high

A LOCAL solicitor has recently joined the ranks of Newbridge law firm Burns Nowlan Solicitors. The firm’s partners Gerard F...

Thursday, 22/08/19 - 1:36pm Read More

Young mother sleeping on couch for two years

AN Athy woman currently sleeping on a couch in her parent’s home claims she is being turned away by private...

Thursday, 22/08/19 - 11:03am Read More

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