Carlow News

Sexual assault in Carlow: gardaí appeal for information

GARDAÍ in Carlow are appealing for information about an alleged sexual assault that took place on Little Barack Street in the town. The alleged attack took place in the early hours of Sunday 2 June (the June bank holiday weekend)....

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Take a walk on Ballon’s wild side

BALLON green schools committee and Ballon Organic Gardening Group took a summer nature walk at Altamont Gardens to mark end...

Sunday, 14/07/19 - 3:29pm Read More

Putting on the Ritz for afternoon tea at Sacred Heart Hospital

A LITTLE bit of old-style glamour was experienced by residents and their significant others at the Sacred Heart Hospital, Carlow...

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Roger keeps his focus to win Ireland AM’s camera club award

A KEEN eye and a genuine love of nature not only captured the perfect shot for amateur photographer Roger Jones,...

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Senator stands over her attendance record despite criticism in press

SENATOR Jennifer Murnane O’Connor said that she could stand over her record of work after it was revealed that she...

Saturday, 13/07/19 - 3:14pm Read More

National News

Man fined for deer-poaching in Wicklow Mountains

A man has been fined and disqualified from holding a firearm licence for five years after being convicted for deer poaching. File photo. The man was convicted at Wicklow District Court on Tuesday for hunting deer in the Wicklow Mountains...

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UCC researchers find hundreds of centuries-old newletters in Medici vaults

University College Cork researchers have unearthed some 200 volumes of centuries-old newsletters that shine a light on 16th and 17th-century...

Friday, 19/07/19 - 3:30pm Read More

GSOC investigate after Garda accidentally shoots himself in the foot

A Garda has been treated in hospital after accidentally shooting himself in the foot. The officer, who is specially trained...

Friday, 19/07/19 - 3:10pm Read More

Substantial delays on upgrades to West Cork hospitals

Fianna Fail TD Margaret Murphy O’Mahony outside Leinster House in Dublin. Picture: Sam Boal/Rollingnews.ie Completion dates on approved upgrade works...

Friday, 19/07/19 - 2:40pm Read More

Reviews urged after prisoner took his own life within four hours of being committed to Cork Prison

The Irish Prison Service has been urged to keep its nursing committal forms under constant review after an inquest returned...

Friday, 19/07/19 - 2:20pm Read More

Carlow Sport

Minors deservedly win Leinster shield

Carlow 3-17 Meath 2-12 By Kieran Murphy IN sport you don’t always get what you think you deserve. After losing at home to an unfancied Westmeath side in the Leinster minor hurling championship it looked as if over six months...

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Ballon edge thrilling final to raise silverware

Ballon 2-11 Clonmore 1-13 BALLON emerged victorious by the narrowest of margins over Clonmore in a highly entertaining division 5...

Friday, 05/07/19 - 2:36pm Read More

Carlow denied Leinster title yet again

Louth 2-13 Carlow 0-11 By Kieran Murphy LOUTH are the Leinster Junior Football champions once more. A lightning start in...

Friday, 05/07/19 - 12:33pm Read More

Late surge proves enough for Éire Óg

Éire Óg 2-14 O’Hanrahan’s 3-9 By Kieran Murphy IT was no surprise that these two town sides should serve up...

Friday, 05/07/19 - 10:35am Read More

Huge turnout remembers the late James Griffin

By Harry Shorthose A fantastically well supported run took place in Tullow last Wednesday evening in memory of the late...

Thursday, 04/07/19 - 3:32pm Read More

National Sport

Lowry off to flying start as four birdies takes him into joint first with Holmes

Shane Lowry of Ireland watches his shot from the rough on the 4th fairway during Day Two of the 148th Open Championship at Royal Portrush in Portrush, Co Antrim. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile. Shane Lowry almost chipped in for an...

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Shamrock Rovers likely to face UEFA sanctions following last nights pitch invasion

Shamrock Rovers are likely to face sanction from UEFA for a pitch invasion during their win over Brann in the...

Friday, 19/07/19 - 12:40pm Read More

Three changes for Cork ladies ahead of clash with Cavan

Cork ladies football manager Ephie Fitzgerald has made three changes from the team that started against Waterford in the TG4...

Friday, 19/07/19 - 12:30pm Read More

Shamrock Rovers progress but St Pat’s bow out of Europa League

Shamrock Rovers are through to the second qualifying round of the Europa League. Second-half goals from Jack Byrne and Gary...

Thursday, 18/07/19 - 10:20pm Read More

Cork’s U20s power to Munster title against Kerry

[score] [team1]Cork[/team1][score1]3-16[/score1] [team2]Kerry[/team2][score2]0-12[/score2] [/score] Cork’s three-year wait for a championship win over Kerry – across senior, U20/21, minor, and junior...

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