Rachel is among the business elite for prestigious EY awards

WHAT about breakfast in the House of Lords, lunch at the Irish Embassy and dinner in Kensington Palace? That’s exactly the kind of day that business woman Rachel Doyle, owner of Ireland’s premier garden centre The Arboretum in Leighlinbridge, had...

Read More

Family rev up support for the hospital that saved their baby’s life

A LOCAL family is raising funds for Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin after their baby son received lifesaving treatment after taking suddenly ill. It was every parent’s nightmare when two-week old Darragh Driver from Shillelagh, was raced to Crumlin hospital...

Read More

Alexander’s over the moon after winning Carlow’s first-ever busking contest

A 19-YEAR-OLD student who must have music coursing through his veins has just won the first-ever busking competition run by...

Thursday, 18/10/18 - 12:01pm Read More

Pres College to combat teen suicide

A CARLOW school is among the first in Ireland to implement a new mental health programme – Headstrong, in association...

Thursday, 18/10/18 - 12:16pm Read More

Work on €3m Wetherspoons pub to begin in Carlow next month

PUB giant JD Wetherspoon is to start development work on its long-awaited pub in Carlow next month. The former Traders Bar, Tullow Street...

Thursday, 18/10/18 - 12:25pm Read More

Special Olympians honoured at town hall reception

CARLOW Special Olympics athletes were lauded at a special event in the town hall recently. Carlow County Council held a...

Thursday, 18/10/18 - 12:36pm Read More

More ofarrell

Bagenalstown gets its first public defib

Beekeepers buzzing after sweet summer

Cash bonanza for towns and villages



Carlow MABS has one of shortest waiting times