Tullow man receives four month sentence for sex act near creché

A TULLOW man who masturbated near a crèche by a statute of the Virgin Mary was given a four-month sentence at Carlow District Court last week. Judge Geraldine Carthy said she had no alternative but to impose a sentence the...

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Latest Carlow Covid-19 figures

The number of Carlow cases of Covid-19 rose by 13 on Friday evening among 776 cases nationally. The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today also been notified of 29 additional deaths related to Covid-19. 17 of these deaths occurred in...

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€54k raised for dad of three

    By Elizabeth Lee The family of a father of three who has an incurable cancer has thanked the...

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Gardaí appeal to the public to stay within limits this weekend

By Elizabeth Lee GARDAÍ are appealing to the public to stay within the Covid-19 limitations for travel this weekend as...

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Calls for CCTV to stop rock throwing at cars from bridge

    By Suzanne Pender IARNRÓD Éireann has been called on to install CCTV at Carpenter Way to deter the...

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Mayor’s ingenious plan to finger fast-food litter louts

By Suzanne Pender FAST-food litter louts should be traced via barcode packaging or by their vehicle registrations in a radical...

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Call for council to stop using weed killer Glyphosate

There has been a call for Carlow County Council to cease using weed killer Glyphosate due to concerns over its...

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Leading Irish medical figure joins board of Carlow based healthcare company

One of Ireland’s most respected medical professionals, Dr Rhona Mahony, has been appointed to the board of Carlow based company...

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Council u-turn allows stonemasons to work at Carlow cemeteries

By Suzanne Pender CARLOW County Council has reversed its decision and is now prepared to allow monumental sculptors work in...

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Death notices and funeral announcements

  Kathleen O’Reilly (née Houlahan) 16 Lacken Rise, Tullow Road and formerly of Hillview Drive, Rathnapish, Carlow Town, Carlow. Died...

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Latest Carlow Covid-19 figures

A further nine cases of Covild-19 were confirmed in Carlow on Thursday evening among 613 nationally. The Health Protection Surveillance...

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Things to consider when planning a “staycation”

    As international travel restrictions look set to continue, consumers may now be more likely to consider a ‘staycation’ when...

Thursday, 25/02/21 - 5:03pm Read More

Tullow man paralysed after horrific accident in Australia

        A GoFundMe page has been set up for Stefan’s long road to recovery   By Suzanne...

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Bus to Carlow Covid-19 vaccine centre called for

A call has been made for the provision of a bus from Carlow town to the county’s Covid-19 vaccine centre....

Thursday, 25/02/21 - 4:53pm Read More

Carlow councillor calls for criminal investigation into Mother and Baby Homes

People Before Profit cllr Adrienne Wallace has tabled a notice of motion at this month’s Carlow Municipal District meeting calling...

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Get stuck into a good book because Ireland Reads Day is here

By Elizabeth Lee ALL across Ireland, people have put down their usual chores and picked up a good book to...

Thursday, 25/02/21 - 3:35pm Read More

Credit union chooses its charities for 2021

By Suzanne Pender CARLOW District Credit Union has selected Carlow Mental Health Association and the Friends of St Fiacc’s House,...

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‘Grow your own’ with a little help from An Gairdín Beo

By Suzanne Pender SPRING is in the air, so maybe its time to start thinking about the garden and all...

Thursday, 25/02/21 - 1:59pm Read More

Death notices and funeral arrangements

Tom Foley Aughabeg, Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow. Predeceased by his parents Thomas & Mary and his son Thomas Patrick. Peacefully in...

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Carlow schools take part in legal programme

Three Carlow schools are taking part in a nationwide scheme to provide insight into the justice system and a first...

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