Car park sought for Kilcullen

KILDARE Co Council has been asked by Cllr Tracey O’Dwyer to provide a public car park for Kilcullen. Cllr O’Dwyer raised the issue via a motion at a recent meeting of Kildare-Newbridge Municipal District and was informed that, to provide...

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Local woman named Bride Ambassador

A KILDARE woman has been named of one of four Bride Ambassadors for the forthcoming Bride of the years Show which takes place in the RDS on Saturday and Sunday 25 and 26 January. Following a nationwide search by the...

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Removing park benches will not deter anti-social behaviour

CLLR Mark Stafford, Mayor of Kildare-Newbridge Municipal District, failed to secure the support of his fellow elected members on the...

Tuesday, 21/01/20 - 11:08am Read More

Kildare home workers could be missing out on tax relief

KILDARE employees who work from home could be missing out on tax relief worth hundreds of euro, according to Taxback.com....

Sunday, 19/01/20 - 3:30pm Read More

Busy start to 2020 for KCA

THE  ‘amazing’ Christmas lights, new town signage, a KCA polytunnel, the planned community garden, biodiversity, and climate action were all...

Sunday, 19/01/20 - 1:10pm Read More

Councillor calls for action at dangerous crossroads

A LOCAL Fianna Fáil councillor has called for immediate action to be taken at a dangerous cross roads in Monasterevin....

Sunday, 19/01/20 - 10:53am Read More

Seminar brings frontline workers together to discuss domestic violence

PROFESSIONALS working across a range of services in Co Kildare recentlly attended a conference on the ongoing scourge of domestic...

Saturday, 18/01/20 - 3:20pm Read More

King of Reality TV trips the light fantastic on DWTS

BRIAN Dowling was just 22 and enjoying life as a steward with a well-known budget airline back in 2001 when...

Saturday, 18/01/20 - 1:20pm Read More

Sensory garden and playground opened at Kildare Farm foods

KILDARE Farm Foods, based in Rathmuck Co. Kildare, has opened a Sensory Garden and Playground which they have dedicated to...

Saturday, 18/01/20 - 10:58am Read More

We need to build communities as well as houses, says councillor

NORTH Kildare could see a total of 3,133 housing units granted planning permission by 1 April this year,  but this...

Friday, 17/01/20 - 3:20pm Read More

Last minute appeal by Kilsaran against quarry refusal

THE quarrying firm denied planning permission in November to extract three million tonnes of sand from a rural site near...

Friday, 17/01/20 - 1:42pm Read More

Barrister calls for law change after mum is denied compensation

THE actions of an insurance firm that used a loophole flagged over 14 years ago to deny a Kildare woman...

Friday, 17/01/20 - 11:11am Read More

Kildare’s first Women’s Shed included in Govt. funding

A TOTAL of 17 Men’s Shed projects throughout Kildare will share in a €25,000 windfall from the Department of Rural...

Thursday, 16/01/20 - 3:09pm Read More

Students find their enterprising spirit

SECONDARY students across Kildare are putting on their entrepreneur hats and dreaming of appearing in Croke Park in 2020 at...

Thursday, 16/01/20 - 1:07pm Read More

Athy project left off funding list

THE development of Athy’s former Model School building as an innovation hub for the food and drink sector has been...

Thursday, 16/01/20 - 11:05am Read More

Hospital overcrowding hits new record

Over 100 patients spent time on trolleys awaiting a bed in Naas Hospital during the first week of 2020. 101...

Wednesday, 15/01/20 - 3:22pm Read More

Green light for 124 homes in €33m Kill development

A FIRM with over 3,000 homes to their name over the last 40 years is to build an additional 124...

Wednesday, 15/01/20 - 1:20pm Read More

Kildare town now has four public access defibrillators

KILDARE town now has four public access defibrillators installed around the town, with the latest put in place in December....

Wednesday, 15/01/20 - 11:20am Read More

These feet were made for walking at Athy GFC

ATHY GFC has begun a fun family walking programme running in conjunction with RTÉ’s Operation Transformation programme, a great way...

Tuesday, 14/01/20 - 3:28pm Read More

Naas students have good ideas

CONGRATULATIONS to second year students in Naas Community College who have proceeded to round two of the SEAI One Good...

Tuesday, 14/01/20 - 1:25pm Read More