Carlow News

Council slams litter league results that show Carlow racing towards the bottom

CARLOW town has plummeted down the league table of an anti-litter campaign and is now careering towards the bottom of the list, but the local authority has dismissed the ranking as “unfairly harsh”. A spokesperson for Carlow County Council also...

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End of an era as shutters come down on Deane’s newsagents after 36 years

AFTER 36 years of peddling newspapers, ice-creams and banter with their customers, Clare and Ned Deane pulled the shutters down...

Thursday, 11/01/18 - 2:48pm Read More

Boy racers made life hell for residents in Graigue

SCREECHING tyres, revving engines and speeding cars have made the festive season an annual living hell for residents of Sleaty...

Thursday, 11/01/18 - 2:51pm Read More

Carlow Sport

Co Carlow Sports Stars award winners announced!

THIS week The Nationalist is proud to announce the winners of this year’s Co Carlow Sports Stars Awards. Following an exhaustive selection process which encompassed four quarterly awards ceremonies, 15 category winners have been chosen ahead of the gala awards...

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Goals prove crucial as Athlone minors find a way past Fenagh

Leinster Minor Club Football Tournament   Athlone 4-7 Fenagh 0-18 (after extra-time) By Kieran Murphy THIS was a rip-roaring Leinster...

Friday, 15/12/17 - 12:52pm Read More

Carlow clubs receive over €700,000 in sports grants

By Kieran Murphy TWENTY-seven sports clubs across county Carlow have received sports capital grant funding totalling over €700,000 which will...

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