Five local organisations to be honoured by National Lotto

FIVE local community organisations are to be honoured by the National Lotto in recognition of their great work. Athy Heritage Centre, the Curragh/Newbridge Garda Youth Diversion Project, the Jack and Jill Foundation, Mounted Games Association and Foróige Kildare are all...

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Prosperous lives up to its name for great music

LOCAL and national bands of various genres and musical tastes entertained over five days at the Prosperous Music Festival, which took place over the bank holiday weekend. The festival began on Thursday night with a concert featuring pianist Aidan Chan...

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Factory tour is proving popular with visitors to Newbridge Silverware

THE Newbridge Silverware factory tour, which started in June, is well on its way to becoming a major tourist attraction....

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New group to bring activity to isolated rural communities

RESIDENTS  from a number of rural Kildare villages have rallied together in a bid to bring activity to their isolated...

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Bus service hoping to expand rural link

THE bus service that provides transport in rural Kildare is hoping to grow their service linking villages with larger towns....

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Large crowd turns out for inaugural memorial run

A MEMORIAL rural run in memory of a popular Castlemitchell man is set to become an annual event after some...

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Fun in the mud at Nurney Endurathon

All aboard the floatel!

A family affair

Relics of Little Flower to visit Kildare town

Family’s heartfelt appeal for information

Motorway service area back on track

Bad smells getting up noses of local residents

Horse drawn carriages raise funds for charity