April showers could save Kildare people up to €300

People in County Kildare could save as much as €300 on average in April by simply putting away some money every time it rains. By using Plum’s “Rainy Days” app, data from Met Éireann could see savings between €15 and...

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Another 30 COVID cases reported in Kildare

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) has today been notified of 8 additional deaths related to COVID-19. Of the deaths reported today, 4 occurred in April, 2 occurred in February and 2 occurred in January or earlier. The median age...

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Survey launched on sexual violence and sexual harassment in Higher Education Institutions

A ‘ground-breaking’ survey into staff and student experiences of sexual violence and sexual harassment in Irish higher education institutions has...

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COVID vaccine rollout continues across Kildare

Senator Fiona O’Loughlin has highlighted that the first 100 days of the COVID-19 vaccination programme rollout in Kildare was marked...

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Man arrested on suspicion of murder of man missing since 2019

A man in his 20s has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of William Delaney, who went missing in...

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Yarn bombing in Kilcullen

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From lamb to glam!

By Finian Coghlan SOMETIMES when given a commission, whether by dint of experience or stereotype, you can fairly predict how...

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Kildare flour mill wins prestigious 2021 Irish Food Award

A Kildare flour mill has won a prestigious 2021 Irish Foord Award. The 2021 Environmental Award went to Ballymore Organics for producing organic...

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No filter included in traffic light upgrade in Kilcullen

By Brian Byrne. KILCULLEN residents, especially motorists, were very disappointed last week when an upgrade of the town’s traffic lights...

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Kildare death notices 15 April 2021: Updated

The death has occurred of Mary Prendergast (née McKenna) 17 Convent View, Athy, Kildare Peacefully, in the loving care of...

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In the picture in Athy

Here we print the prizewinners of the recent Athy Lions photo competition. The competition attracted a very high level of...

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Aged 65 to 69? How and when to register for your vaccine

The HSE today, (Wednesday, 14th April 2021), confirmed details of the next group of people to be offered COVID-19 vaccines and...

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Athy shows its creative side

Some of the prizewinners in the recent children and adults art competitions hosted by Athy Lions Club. The entries are...

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Kildare sees another 50 COVID cases

A further 50 cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Co Kildare. Overall, the Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) has...

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‘Ludicrous’ red tape delaying vaccinations says local doctor

By Finian Coghlan AN EXPERIENCED Newbridge GP has withdrawn his application to become a vaccinator at the Covid 19 mass...

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Heritage Week returns to Kildare this August

The Heritage Council has announced that National Heritage Week 2021 will take place from Saturday 14 to Sunday 22 August....

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Eight people arrested in connection with Allenwood murder

Gardaí from Naas who are investigating the murder of Mark Loughlin at Allenwood South, Co Kildare have this morning deployed...

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A little bit of Kildare is off to the Oscars!

Kildare based wellness drinks company The Naked Collective has landed itself a place in the prestigious sought after VIP goodie...

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Overcrowding continues at Naas hospital

The demand for beds at Naas Hospital continues to grow with 21 admitted patients waiting to be accommodated on a...

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Council shares details of outdoor grant scheme

Kildare Co Council has shared details of a grant scheme for outdoor seating and accessories for tourism and hospitality businesses....

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