Cindy opens new bakery on Burrin bridge

    By Elizabeth Lee   CINDY Vundla’s dream of owning her own business has come true. After four years of trading at Carlow Farmers’ Market, where she sold her delicious cakes, bread and tarts, she knew that she was...

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Kieran Crotty: long-standing Fine Gael TD for Carlow/Kilkenny

  ‘Kieran Crotty was a strong and independent-minded chairman of the Fine Gael parliamentary party’ – former taoiseach John Bruton     MANY tributes have been paid to the late Kieran Crotty, The Weir, Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny, who represented Carlow/Kilkenny...

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Extensive line-up of events for Carlow Fringe Festival

  By Elizabeth Lee CARLOW town will be brimming with music, art, theatre and fun when the Carlow Fringe Festival...

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Death notices and funeral announcements

Kathleen (Kathy) Dobbs (née Whelan) Ballyshancarragh, Kildavin, Carlow 11th August, 2022. Peacefully, surrounded by her family in the loving care...

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Long covid patients in Carlow are being left without clear treatment plan

SUFFERERS of long covid in Carlow are being left without a clear treatment plan, as there are no specialist clinics...

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What’s planned for your area

Carlow County Council received 11 planning applications between 5-11 August. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED: Ardattin Margaret Mellet wishes to erect an outdoor...

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Carlow woman recognised for commitment to pet care

A Carlow woman has been recognised for her commitment to pet care. Tara Murphy from Carlow was given a Contribution to Pet...

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ICA project takes an in-depth look at former Carlow school

RATHANNA ICA is again celebrating National Heritage Week this year, shining a spotlight on a former local school. Following the...

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Award-winning Kiltegan garden to hold free guided walk

A PERFECT day out awaits visitors to the award-winning Patthana Garden in Kiltegan, which is in full bloom for the...

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Archaeology workshop at Dolmen next Friday

An archaeology workshop will take place at Brownshill Dolmen in Carlow next week where you can step into the Stone...

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Rise in reports of missing cats in Carlow prompts suspicion that pets are being targeted deliberately

A RISE in reports of missing cats in Carlow is prompting a suspicion that the felines are being trapped deliberately....

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Heritage Week 2022 – Carlow County events reflect the community appetite for their heritage

    By Elizabeth Lee HERITAGE Week kicks off tomorrow, Saturday 13 August, and Carlow County Council Heritage Office has...

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Carlow is hot, hot, hot as residents are asked to conserve water use

  The weather station in Oak Park, Carlow, recorded temperature of 30.5 degrees yesterday, Thursday, making Carlow the hottest place...

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Death notices and funeral arrangements

  Martin Dermody Cloghna, Milford, Carlow, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on August 11th, 2022, at his...

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Lifeguards to be on duty at Carlow bathing spots following U-Turn

A lifeguard will now be in place at Clashganny this weekend following a U-Turn. In a tweet this morning, Carlow...

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Sheena was a gifted musician who was full of love and positivity

    SHEENA Kneeper, 15 Whithorn Drive, Inniscara View, Ballincollig, Cork city, whose death occurred peacefully on Friday 8 July...

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Carlow woman dived into the Barrow in brave attempt to save drowning man

A YOUNG woman was first to act and dived into the River Barrow at Carlow Town Park as passers-by desperately...

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Young artists from Rathoe art class impress Texaco judges

    By Elizabeth Lee   FOUR young artists from the same art class were recently highly commended in the...

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The Tullow Agricultural Show is just weeks away!

    The Tullow Agricultural Show committee are bowled over by the number of livestock and general entries they’ve received...

Thursday, 11/08/22 - 12:28pm Read More

Death notices and funeral arrangements

RIP
Josephine (Josie) Doyle (née McCarthy) Knockroe, Rathvilly, Co. Carlow – 9th August 2022 peacefully at The Sacred Heart Hospital, Carlow;...

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