Carlow News

Death notices and funeral arrangements

  Maurice Dowling Kellistown, Carlow, January 22nd 2022, peacefully in his sleep. Beloved husband of Anne and dear father of Muiris, Brendan, Patrick, Stephanie, Trevor, Jill, Ken and the late Colman. Sadly missed by his loving wife, sons, daughters, brothers...

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Gardaí rule out foul play after body of pensioner left at Carlow post office

Gardaí have ruled out foul play in their investigation of the death of a pensioner in Carlow. Garda inquiries are...

Sunday, 23/01/22 - 2:28pm Read More

Mary was her family’s ‘compass and hero’

The late Mary Murphy   By Suzanne Pender A CLONEGAL family continue to mourn the loss of their ‘compass and...

Sunday, 23/01/22 - 2:00pm Read More

Job creation in Carlow jumped by a whopping 117% in 2021

  By Suzanne Pender CO CARLOW saw a 117% rise in the number of job opportunities offered 2021 and further...

Sunday, 23/01/22 - 12:00pm Read More

Seismic changes needed in the priesthood

  Fr Paddy Byrne IN the past three years in Ireland, 20% of clergy have died. The average age of...

Sunday, 23/01/22 - 10:00am Read More

Death notices and funeral arrangements

  Peader Doyle 199 Pollerton Road, Carlow On January 21 2022 (suddenly). Predeceased by his parents Patrick and Anne, sister...

Saturday, 22/01/22 - 10:32pm Read More

Last remaining trees cut down at Milford Lock

A stand of trees beside the lock at Milford has been felled, leaving no trees at all remaining at one...

Saturday, 22/01/22 - 10:21pm Read More

National News

Tánaiste calls on FG to ‘muzzle’ the opposition in the Dáil

Digital Desk Staff Fine Gael TDs and senators have been called on to ‘muzzle’ the opposition in the Dáil by their leader Leo Varadkar. At a private meeting of the Fine Gael parliamentary party, Tánaiste Leo Varadkar demanded that his...

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Man dies in Clare after being swept out to sea

Digital Desk Staff A man has died after he was swept out to sea while walking along the shoreline in...

Sunday, 23/01/22 - 9:53pm Read More

Cyclist seriously injured after collision in Dublin

Digital Desk Staff A cyclist has been seriously injured in a crash in south Dublin. A car and a bike...

Sunday, 23/01/22 - 8:53pm Read More

Ireland’s pandemic response must be subject to public inquiry, McDonald

By David Young, PA Ireland’s handling of the Covid pandemic must be examined by a public inquiry, Mary Lou McDonald...

Sunday, 23/01/22 - 6:43pm Read More

Government ‘not happy’ with Russian live drills off Irish coast

Digital Desk Staff The Government is “not happy” and is “concerned” that Russia is planning to conduct live ammunition drills...

Sunday, 23/01/22 - 6:20pm Read More

Carlow Sport

Dooley delivers strong performance off the bench as UCC Glanmire land Paudie O’Connor Cup

CARLOW’S Amy Dooley played a key role off the bench as The Address UCC Glanmire  won their eighth InsureMyHouse.ie Paudie O’Connor Cup title, and first since 2018, after beating DCU Mercy 72-65 in a compelling contest at the National Basketball...

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Murphy sensing good times ahead for Wexford Youths as she signs on for another year

THE name Kylie Murphy is almost synonymous with Wexford Youths and it appears that is not going to change anytime...

Friday, 21/01/22 - 3:13pm Read More

Dooley targets O’Connor Cup glory

AMY Dooley is within one game of winning her first ever national cup medal when she lines out for Cork...

Friday, 21/01/22 - 1:10pm Read More

Ward named on Connacht bench for Heineken Champions Cup game

FORMER Tullow RFC man Charlie Ward has been named on the Connacht bench for the Heineken Champions Cup pool game...

Friday, 21/01/22 - 12:13pm Read More

Irish underage star proves too much for Gaelcholaiste Cheatharlach to handle

Gaelcholaiste Cheatharlach were no match for MVP Aivaras Uosis as he scored 36 points to inspire Pobailscoil Chorca Dhuibhne to...

Thursday, 20/01/22 - 6:58pm Read More