Carlow News

Progressive GAA club seeks to build on last year’s success

THE juvenile section of Killeshin GAA Club is looking forward to a busy year of action and they kick things off with a registration night at the club on Sunday 1 March at 6pm. Juvenile secretary Paul Brennan says the...

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Leinster Marts marks notable anniversaries

A SPECIAL event was held on Monday 10 February to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Leinster Marts and the 60th...

Thursday, 20/02/20 - 1:22pm Read More

Petrol bomb attack on house in Graiguecullen

GARDAÍ believe that two petrol bombing incidents in the Carlow town area are linked. The latest shocking incident involving an...

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Life membership for IFA stalwarts

TWO members of Carlow IFA were given honorary life membership for their long-standing service recently. John Kehoe of Rathvilly IFA and...

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Holy Angels overwhelmed by offers of help after van dies

THE Holy Angels Day Care Centre has been overwhelmed by offers of help after news of its broken-down bus went...

Wednesday, 19/02/20 - 1:25pm Read More

National News

Dublin City Council spent almost €1.5m on solicitors in 2019

Dublin City Council paid solicitors nearly €1.5m last year. According to details released under the Freedom of Information Act, five firms were paid at least €100,000 each. It was revealed that 45 solicitors practices delivered a service to Dublin City...

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Police appeal after man attempts to steal ATM in Antrim

File photo An attempt was made to steal an ATM machine in Co Antrim this morning. It happened at a...

Friday, 21/02/20 - 9:10am Read More

Dublin football club accuses council of blocking access to pitches

A Dublin football club has accused Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council of blocking it from using pitches. Rosemount Mulvey Football Club...

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Wind and rain warnings remain in place for seven counties

Two separate Status Yellow weather warnings are in place in the west and north west this morning. A rainfall warning...

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€19m Hellfire Club visitor centre will not have adverse impact on wildlife – survey

A controversial visitor centre, planned for the Dublin Mountains, will not have an adverse impact on protected wildlife and habitats....

Friday, 21/02/20 - 7:40am Read More

Carlow Sport

No regrets as Carey proud of his team

By John Foley DJ Carey is a man of vast experience on the hurling fields of the country and those experiences have been mostly positive with a host of All-Ireland and provincial titles and personal accolades to his name. Yet...

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Dominant Carlow whitewash Cill Dara

Leinster League Division 1B Carlow 28 Cill Dara 0 CARLOW men’s rugby team got back to winning ways on Sunday...

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Padraig Amond – Injuries take their toll on our squad

THIS could be a make-or-break week for Newport County’s season as we face Salford City at home on Wednesday night...

Thursday, 20/02/20 - 12:20pm Read More

Futsal wins for Graiguecullen and Ballon/Rathoe

By Mairéad Breen AS Storm Ciara howled away outside, eight teams descended on Ballon and played some stormers themselves inside...

Thursday, 20/02/20 - 10:15am Read More

Carlow’s Keating to be inducted into Basketball Ireland Hall of Fame

By Harry Shorthose CARLOW native Noel Keating is to be inducted into the Basketball Ireland Hall of Fame alongside three...

Wednesday, 19/02/20 - 3:56pm Read More

National Sport

Hockey: UCC seek revenge over Waterford

By Stephen Findlater UCC and Waterford carry the Munster flag on the national stage this weekend in their refixed Irish Hockey Trophy quarter-final with plenty of scores to be settled. As if to reminisce on their previous success in the...

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Refreshed Shane Lowry hoping ‘to come in under the radar’ in Mexico

By Press Association Open champion Shane Lowry, who comes into the week on the back of three top-15 finishes from...

Wednesday, 19/02/20 - 1:45pm Read More

Caelan Doris on bench in unchanged Ireland side for England clash

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has named an unchanged team to take on England at Twickenham on Sunday. There is...

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Clare’s Liam Jegou has become the first Team Ireland athlete selected for the Tokyo Olympic Games

By Tony Leen Clare’s Liam Jegou has become the first Team Ireland athlete to be selected for the Tokyo Olympic...

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