Decorated solider to be sentenced for sexually abusing three boys

Isabel Hayes A decorated soldier who sexually abused three neighbourhood boys up to 40 years ago used his position of trust to his advantage when he targeted his victims, a court has heard. Michael McGuinness (61), who served for 21...

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The death has been announced of Henry Doyle, Kilmeague

The death has occurred of Henry Doyle Grangeclare, Kilmeague, Kildare     Peacefully at Naas Hospital. Sadly missed by his loving wife Annie, children Catherine, Willie, Dessie, Dominic, Fintan, Colette, Fiona and Edwina, sons and daughters in law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren,...

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Department of Health notified of another 5,471 confirmed COVID cases

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 5,471 confirmed cases of COVID-19. As of 8am today, 579...

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Kildare Senator marks disability week in the Seanad

Fianna Fail Senator Fiona O’Loughlin marked Kildare Disability Week in the Senate today. Kildare Disability Week has got underway with...

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The death has been announced of Deirdre Carter (née Moloney) Naas

  The death has occurred of Deirdre CARTER (née Moloney) Naas, Kildare     Peacefully, surrounded by family members and...

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The death has been announced of Imelda (Josie) KIRWAN (née Barnby), Newbridge / The Curragh

The death has occurred of Imelda (Josie) Kirwan  (née Barnby) Standhouse Road, Newbridge, Kildare / The Curragh, Kildare    ...

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Councillor seeks blue plaque scheme protocol in Kildare

Kildare could have its own version of the blue plaques in the UK should an idea by Cllr Kevin Duffy...

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5 kids a day became homeless in October – Pender

THE Government must take immediate measures to address homelessness, as an astonishing five children became homeless every day in October....

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Kildare JPC meeting moves online

THE annual meeting of the Kildare Joint Policing Committee (JPC) will now be held online via MS Teams next Monday...

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Four arrested in connection with robbery and burglary incidents in Co Kildare

Gardaí have arrested four men in relation to a number of incidents of burglary and robbery in Co Kildare in...

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The death has been announced of Mary Owens, Rathangan

The death has occurred of Mary Owens, Rathangan, Kildare     Mary Owens of Rathangan, Co. Kildare, passed away peacefully...

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The death has occurred of James (Jim) Stokes, Newbridge

The death has occurred of James (Jim) STOKES Piercetown, Newbridge, Kildare     James (Jim) Stokes, Piercetown, Newbridge, Co. Kildare...

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Future possibilities discussed at inaugural Kilcullen Community Centre forum

    By Brian Byrne THE possibility of developing a Men’s Shed, enhancements to security, and expansion of the Board...

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Athy Lions Club food appeal running later this week

The Athy Lions Club Christmas Cash for Food Appeal will be held this Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 10am to 4pm,...

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In this week’s Kildare Nationalist

Sex assault allegations rock Naas General Hospital Athy man beats World Record Future possibilities discussed at inaugral Kilcullen Community Centre...

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From stocking up to winter-proofing the home: six tips for older people to be winter ready

With winter beginning to make its presence felt across the country, and the Government and Met Éireann issuing their winter...

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COVID-19: Another 4,607 cases reported

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 4,607 confirmed cases of COVID-19. As of 8am today, 579...

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The death has been announced of Mary McCormack (née Mooney), Newbridge

The death has occurred of Mary McCormack (née Mooney) St Dominic’s Park, Newbridge, Kildare   Wife of the late Liam....

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The death has been announced of Sean Murphy, Newbridge

The death has occurred of Sean Murphy Highfield Estate, Newbridge, Kildare     Ret’d C.Q.M.S. , The Curragh Camp. Peacefully...

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Majority of Munster rugby squad cleared to return from South Africa

Thomson Reuters The majority of the Munster rugby squad have been cleared to fly home to Ireland from South Africa...

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