Renewed calls for remedial work at accident blackspot in Goresbridge

LOCALS in Goresbridge will have to wait until next year to hear if works will be carried out at a dangerous crossroads in the town. Labour Party general election candidate Denis Hynes has hit out at the lack of action...

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Museum honours Alicia for putting fun into science

STAFF at Carlow County Museum were delighted to welcome young Carlow student Alicia Premkumar to present her with a copy of The ascent of John Tyndall by Ronald Jackson in recognition of her great work with Science Culture Ireland (SCI). Alicia...

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Illegal parking near the IT has ‘gone to hell’, says Lacey

ILLEGAL parking around IT Carlow and the Carlow Institute for Further Education and Training has “gone to hell”, according to...

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Ploughing AGM will review a successful year

NEXT year promises to be an exciting one for Co Carlow Ploughing Association, as it welcomes thousands of visitors to...

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Missing man found dead

THE body of a Polish national who had been living in Carlow town but who’s been missing since March has...

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Oak Park residents enjoy special night at 30th annual birthday bash

THE Oak Park Residents’ Association celebrated its 30th anniversary and Christmas party at a function in Carlow Rugby Club recently....

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Browne tells officials to be ‘more aggressive’ in acquiring land

CARLOW Municipal District needs to be “more aggressive” when it comes to acquiring new land for housing, according to cllr...

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‘We could have families living in parks and garda stations’

THE country will soon find families living in town parks and garda stations if the housing emergency is not addressed....

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Petition aims to ban illegal parking at housing estate

FOLLOWING recent complaints from residents of the Green Road housing estate in Carlow town about unsafe parking, a petition has...

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Hacketstown praised for generosity to needy kids

THE people of Hacketstown were described as “unique in Ireland”, such was their extraordinary generosity once again to needy children...

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Rotarians gather for annual festive bash

THE Christmas spirit was evident among Carlow’s Rotarians recently as they celebrated their annual festive social in the Seven Oaks...

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Tullow earn important points

Leinster League Division 1B Coolmine 27 Tullow 33 Tullow travelled to Coolmine on Sunday in search of their fourth Leinster...

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Engineer complimented on Tullow Street revamp

THE tone at the December meeting of the Carlow Municipal District was upbeat and joyous ahead of councillors’ annual festive...

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Furniture dumped on country road

ILLEGAL dumping took a sinister turn in Friarstown last week when a suite of furniture was haphazardly dumped right in...

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Jobs boost for Tullow

THE potential for 100 new full-time jobs for Tullow has been warmly welcomed this week, following the granting of conditional...

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Demo highlighted vital work done by the first responders

MEMBERS of the Carlow Town First Responders team hosted demonstrations in Carlow Shopping Centre to show the general public how...

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Thomas’s birthday bash raised €5,000 for Bothár

WHEN Thomas Farrelly from Carlow town celebrated a landmark birthday this year, he decided to organise a massive party to...

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Ambitious plan aims to improve health and wellbeing of Carlovians

CARLOW is about to get a whole lot healthier thanks to an initiative that will be rolled out across the...

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Delighted Drivers present €5.5k cheque to Crumlin hospital

“DELIGHTED just doesn’t come close; we are in awe of how the community came through … we’re just physically and...

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New co-ordinator tasked with attracting business to Carlow

CARLOW County Council has appointed a person to act as a town co-ordinator in the ongoing campaign to attract more...

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