Seven new cases of Covid-19 reported in Carlow on Monday

Seven further cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in Carlow on Monday evening as nationally no new deaths were recorded. Of the 381 new cases notified nationally today: 192 are men / 188 are women 77% are under 45 years of...

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Traffic congestion worsens because of school buses

TRAFFIC congestion in Bagenalstown and Borris has gotten worse since the pandemic because of the increased number of school buses used, it was revealed at the last meeting of the local municipal district. Cllr Andy Gladney described the Royal Oak...

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Death notices and funeral announcements

  Michael (Mick) Gray Harbour Street, Ballynacargy, Co. Westmeath and Carlow, (suddenly) at the Mater Hospital, Dublin, pre-deceased by his...

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Rain fails to dampen spirits in Carlow’s ‘darkness’ walk

  Chairperson of Carlow’s Darkness into light, Dolores O’Neill, centre, with Gene Kurpaviciute and Dovile Coppola    Jane Coleman and...

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Grounds for optimism but remain cautious –HSE

  Let’s protect the progress that we’ve made. It’s too precious to let it slip.   That’s the message from...

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Carlow community groups urged to apply for renewal scheme

COMMUNITY groups, business representative organisations and interested parties are being called on to make their innovative projects come to fruition...

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Lauren and Sean’s 500km challenge

  By Suzanne Pender A LOCAL couple have set themselves the ambitious challenge of completing 500km in the month of...

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The latest phase of ‘future proof homes’ at Cluain Bui

By Suzanne Pender Kehoe Auctioneers are delighted that the latest phase of ‘future proof homes’ at Cluain  Bui, Carlow have...

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Viewing of this fine family home is highly recommended

By Suzanne Pender Beautifully presented three bedroom detached dormer bungalow at The Downs, Pollerton with tastefully decorated interior and impeccably...

Sunday, 09/05/21 - 6:00pm Read More

A stroll along the Barrow in Bagenalstown

Our photographer Michael O’Rourke has been out and about taking pictures of people and places around Co Carlow. This is...

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FF and FG accused of being ‘anti-democratic’

By Suzanne Pender FIANNA Fáil and Fine Gael were accused of being anti-democratic and ‘taking advantage of the pandemic’ by...

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Billy Hoare: postman, poet, peace commissioner and local historian

The late Billy Hoare   By Charlie Keegan GRAIGNAMANAGH has lost one of its most popular, versatile and distinguished citizens...

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Stunning panoramic views of Carlow town and the Barrow Valley

By Suzanne Pender This deceptively spacious bungalow residence at Barrowview, Rossmore, Killeshin, commands an elevated private site with stunning panoramic views...

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A much brighter tomorrow

  By Fr Paddy Byrne FORMER president Mary Robinson has joined more than 150 former heads of state and Nobel...

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Death notices

  Nancy Anna Elizabeth O’Brien (née Foley) Oak Hill, Carlow and formerly of Rathmore, Tullow, Co. Carlow – 6 May...

Saturday, 08/05/21 - 7:52pm Read More

Junk food campaigner encourages people to sign obesity petition

  By Suzanne Pender A CARLOW campaigner has spoken out against marketing junk food to children as it emerged that...

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Fringe festival all set for next month

By Suzanne Pender ORGANISERS of Carlow’s Fringe Arts Festival have combined creativity and ingenuity to present a virtual festival this...

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Beautiful home offers chance to get away from it all

By Suzanne Pender Set amidst the foothills of Mt Leinster, this gorgeous three-bedroomed residence at Coonogue, Ballymurphy, Borris is set...

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Arnold was a completely selfless man who devoted everything to his family

  By Charlie Keegan ARNOLD Mahon, Derrymoyle, Portlaoise Road, Co Laois passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family in...

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Spare a thought for our taxi drivers

  By Michael Godfrey THANKFULLY we finally have a roadmap, such as it is, which sets out the reopening of...

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