Carlow Covid-19 figure remains unchanged

The number of Carlow cases of Covid-19 remains the same according to latest figures as 36 deaths were recorded nationally. 345 new cases were confirmed nationally while there are still 12 cases in Carlow. The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has...

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Funerals directors adapt to the new normal

Funerals have become small, intimate events By Elizabeth Lee “THERE are no handshakes, no hugs, no reception afterwards and no books of condolence to look back on. People miss the warmth and comfort that those things bring,” said Marc Carpenter...

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‘Love Hacketstown’ lauds local heroes

  A CAMPAIGN to promote Hacketstown has not only showcased all the east Carlow town has to offer but celebrated...

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Recent Deaths in Carlow

The death has taken place of Antoinette Moore, 8 Tinteán Rísigh, Old Dublin Road and formerly of 24 Oakley Park,...

Tuesday, 07/04/20 - 5:16pm Read More

6,900 Carlovians on Covid-19 payment

  ALMOST 7,000 Carlow people have received the Covid-19 support benefit after losing their jobs. A total of 6,900 have...

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The car was badly damaged Gardaí in Carlow town are warning people not to drive under the influence of an...

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Extra pay mooted for Carlow council workers

COUNCIL staff in Carlow and other local authorities should receive hazard pay for their work on the frontline, according to...

Tuesday, 07/04/20 - 3:34pm Read More

Grants available to for Carlow groups to support human rights

ORGANISATIONS across Co Carlow which work on issues of human rights and equality are invited to apply to the Human...

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Rugby ace Seán provides nurses with rent-free home

RUGBY legend Seán O’Brien has kindly offered two nurses accommodation rent-free in his Dublin home as they battle the coronavirus...

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Barrier blocks boy racers

  A BARRIER has been placed at Duckett’s Grove to stop boy racers using green areas within the historic grounds...

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Carlow Covid-19 test centre was closed for four days

THE Tinryland Covid-19 test centre was closed for four days last week due to a shortage of testing kits. The...

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Doctor in charge of nation’s battle with Covid-19 has strong Carlow connections

  PHYSICIAN Tony Holohan, the steady hand at the tiller as chief medical officer with the Department of Health in...

Tuesday, 07/04/20 - 11:56am Read More

Shock as Carlow politician loses out on Seanad seat

FORMER TD Pat Deering was unsuccessful in his bid to claim a Seanad seat following last week’s election. He was...

Tuesday, 07/04/20 - 10:52am Read More

Helplines to support those living with long term health conditions during Covid 19

      Service What is involved? How to access HSE helpline   General enquiries relating to COVID19 including symptoms...

Tuesday, 07/04/20 - 9:55am Read More

New An Post service will deliver newspapers for free

By Elizabeth Lee AN Post yesterday (Monday) launched two new services to support communities during the current Covid-19 crisis. Not...

Monday, 06/04/20 - 11:54pm Read More

New guidelines for separated families

NEW guidance for Carlow parents and solicitors in relation to access in the context of Covid-19 restrictions has been drawn...

Monday, 06/04/20 - 7:02pm Read More

Carlow Covid-19 cases remains at 12 as 16 more people die

The number of Covid-19 cases in Carlow remains at 12 according to latest figures which revealed a further 16 patients...

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Carlow has 12 cases of Covid-19

THERE are now 12 cases of Covid-19 in Carlow according to the latest breakdown of county figures available. This is...

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Smashed car windows

By Elizabeth Lee Gardaí in Bagenalstown were alerted to an incident in Molaise estate in the early hours of Sunday...

Monday, 06/04/20 - 5:21pm Read More

Break-in at Penny Lane

By Elizabeth Lee Pillows and a roll of foam were the rather unusual items that were stolen when burglars broke...

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