Carlow News

Gardaí honoured for bravery and dedication

DEDICATED members of the Carlow Garda District were honoured on Wednesday 18 December 2019 when they were presented with commendations for excellent police work over the last 12 months. Acts of bravery and dedication to the people of Carlow were...

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Nollaig na mBan celebration raises funds for hospice

THE fifth annual Nollaig na mBan celebration in aid of the County Carlow Hospice Committee was held on Saturday 4...

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Parked cars a problem for emergency vehicles

EMERGENCY vehicles are blocked from accessing some houses in Hillbrook Estate, Tullow unless residents move their cars. The unacceptable situation...

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Carlow joins other counties to promote positivity on ageing

CARLOW recently joined forces with four age-friendly groups from the southeast at a Positive Ageing conference in Kilkenny. The meeting...

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Super-fit athletes raise vital funds for two special girls

A GROUP of fitness fanatics who cycled from Carlow to Dublin, ran the city marathon and cycled all the way...

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National News

Fianna Fáil open up 12-point lead over Fine Gael in latest opinion poll

Fianna Fáil has opened up a 12-point lead on Fine Gael according to the latest opinion poll. Published in the Sunday Times, it is the first since campaigning started in the General Election and is a timely boost for Micheal...

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Elderly woman dies over a week after Kerry crash

The scene at Finnegan’s Cross, Kilcummin, Killarney. Photo: Don MacMonagle An elderly woman who was injured after a crash in...

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The Lotto numbers are in…

The numbers for tonight’s Lotto jackpot are in. The numbers drawn were 4, 13, 16, 23, 33 and 42. The...

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Cold weather warning issued for majority of the country

Temperatures are set to fall below freezing in most parts of the country tonight. Met Éireann has issued a Status...

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Woman, 40s, dies following crash in Co Down

By Press Association A woman in her 40s has died in a road traffic collision in Co Down. The woman...

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Carlow Sport

Carlow’s gale-force U20s storm to another win

Carlow 3-15 Waterford 0-10 By Kieran Murphy FOR the side playing against the wind in this Andrew Corden Cup second round game at the Training Center on Friday, it was a case of making as few mistakes as possible and...

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UCD are no match in Fitzgibbon clash

IT Carlow 3-20 UCD 2-16 By Kieran Murphy IT Carlow got their Fitzgibbon Cup challenge off to the ideal start...

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Three late goals power IT Carlow to Sigerson win

IT Tralee 1-13 IT Carlow 3-9 A LATE goal by Rathvilly’s Conor Doyle was crucial as IT Carlow snatched a...

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IT Carlow through to national basketball final

Hula Hoops President’s National Cup semi-final IT Carlow Basketball 89 Fr Mathews 76 IT Carlow men’s basketball will face Tradehouse...

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Padraig Amond – Important to get two wins on the trot

AFTER a difficult Christmas period it was a massive week for Newport County as we got back on track with...

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National Sport

Jim Gavin ‘deeply privileged’ to receive Freedom of Dublin City

By Michelle McGlynn Master Bowyer Jack Pinson with Lord Mayor of Dublin, Paul Mc Auliffe presenting the Honorary Freedom of the City of Dublin to former Dublin football manager Jim Gavin. Picture: Conor McCabe Photography Today, former Dublin GAA football...

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Ulster’s victory ensures quarter-final place

By Press Association Picture: Niall Carson/PA Wire [score] [team1]Ulster[/team1][score1]22[/score1] [team2]Bath[/team2][score2]15[/score2] [/score] Ulster secured the home win they needed against Bath...

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Knockaert shoots down Middlesbrough as Fulham climb to third in Championship table

By Press Association [score] [team1]Fulham[/team1][score1]1[/score1] [team2]Middlesbrough[/team2][score2]0[/score2] [/score] Anthony Knockaert struck in the sixth minute to secure Fulham’s 1-0 home victory...

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Ireland U21 international Connor Ronan joins Blackpool on loan

By Press Association Blackpool have signed Wolves midfielder Connor Ronan on loan for the rest of the season. The Republic...

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Injured Greg Cunningham ends Blackburn loan deal to return to Cardiff

By Press Association Greg Cunningham has returned to parent club Cardiff after his loan spell at Blackburn was cut short...

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