Carlow News

Carlow has fourth highest rate of Covid in Ireland

The number of Carlow cases of Covid-19 rose by 23 on Saturday evening. The rolling 14 day total continues to fall for Carlow with 737 cases in the last 14 days. However, the county has the fourth highest rate of...

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Carlow candle makers will feature at online expo

  A BORRIS-BASED company will target international buyers this month at Showcase Ireland’s Creative Expo. Torc Candles, Ireland’s largest candle manufacturer,...

Friday, 22/01/21 - 8:29pm Read More

Tullow firm sees big demand for log cabins

A CARLOW company has benefited from the rise in remote working with people looking for ‘garden offices’. Timber Living, based...

Friday, 22/01/21 - 8:28pm Read More

What’s planned for your area?

  CARLOW County Council received six planning applications between 15 and 22 January. Bunclody: Emily Hart wishes to construct a...

Friday, 22/01/21 - 8:27pm Read More

52 more deaths, 2,371 new Covid-19 cases reported

The number of Covid-19 cases in Carlow rose by 31 on Friday evening. The rolling 14-day Carlow total is 832....

Friday, 22/01/21 - 8:18pm Read More

AIB donated over €5.5k to local causes

By Elizabeth Lee AIB branches across Carlow have raised over €5,500 for local causes last year as part of AIB...

Friday, 22/01/21 - 6:47pm Read More

Back for Business backs new businesses in Carlow

By Elizabeth Lee THE call is open for a free initiative to help returned emigrants to Carlow start and develop businesses in...

Friday, 22/01/21 - 6:43pm Read More

National News

Two arrested as gardaí seize over €1m worth of cannabis, gun and €100,000

James Cox A man and a woman were arrested after gardaí seized over €1 million worth of cannabis, €100,000 in cash and a firearm today. At approximately 12pm, in the course of ongoing investigations targeting persons suspected to be involved...

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Nationwide snow and ice warning now in place

James Cox Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow snow and ice warning for the whole country. The national forecaster...

Saturday, 23/01/21 - 7:58pm Read More

Man arrested as gardaí seize €57k worth of cocaine and €8,450 in cash

James Cox Gardaí have seized approximately €57,000 in suspected cocaine, €8,450 in cash and arrested one man following the search...

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Gardaí recover suspected cocaine after armed unit and car collide in Limerick

David Raleigh Gardaí have recovered a substantial amount of drugs following a collision between a car and an armed garda...

Saturday, 23/01/21 - 7:00pm Read More

SIPTU says health worker vaccination pause is a major concern

Digital Desk Staff SIPTU representatives have said the rapid growth in the Covid-19 infection rate of health care workers is...

Saturday, 23/01/21 - 6:28pm Read More

Carlow Sport

Mullally named as Bonnar’s successor

CARLOW GAA have this evening announced that Tom Mullally has been ratified as the new manager of the county’s senior hurling team. He is an experienced manager with a vast CV but the Kilkenny native is best known within the...

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Byrne loving life at table topping Bristol

IT was a decision which came with a heavy heart but Bryan Byrne’s decision to move to England and sign...

Thursday, 21/01/21 - 4:01pm Read More

Blessing’s Blog: Starting off on the right foot

FINDING your feet is something every new/young player always has on the back of their minds when joining a new...

Thursday, 21/01/21 - 3:42pm Read More

Paige Challoner wins jerseys for Setanta club

A 12-year- old hurling and football mad player has won a set of jersey and a dozen sliotars for her...

Friday, 15/01/21 - 4:46pm Read More

Horohan appointed U20 football manager

BERNARD Horohan has been confirmed as the new manager of the Under 20 Carlow football team. The O’Hanrahans clubman previously...

Friday, 15/01/21 - 3:31pm Read More