Fire on Tullow St after car crashes into building

        Tullow Street in Carlow remains closed off this morning after a fire gutted a tanning shop when a car ploughed into it at around 5am this morning. The fire services attended the scene and extinguished the...

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Over 60 Ukrainian children enrolled in Carlow schools

65 Ukrainian children have enrolled in Carlow schools according to latest figures. 44 children have been enrolled in Carlow primary schools and 21 in post primary schools in the county. Students and their families are being supported in securing school...

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Bunclody group ‘over the moon’ with drama finals win

LOCAL amateur drama group Bunclody-Kilmyshall were “over the moon” after they placed second in the RTÉ All Ireland Drama Finals...

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Carlow based novel launched at Visual

A DISTINCTLY Carlow novel had its launch in Visual recently. Local writer Kathleen Murray, with friends and family in attendance,...

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Special ceremony marked 100 years of An Garda Síochána

By Suzanne Pender A CENTENARY of service to the people of Carlow was acknowledged with a presentation to An Garda...

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Big Toddle in Graigue childcare for Barnardos

  By Elizabeth Lee THE sight of more than 70 youngsters holding hands and running down a hill in the...

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Assault in Potato Market, Carlow

  By Elizabeth Lee GARDAÍ are appealing for witnesses to an alleged assault that occurred at Potato Market, Carlow at...

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Barnardos celebrates 21 years in Carlow

  By Suzanne Pender A VOTE of congratulations was offered to children’s charity Barnardos, which celebrated 21 years in Carlow...

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Ritz Showband ready to rock for good cause

  By Charlie Keegan THE Ritz Showband from Graiguecullen has lined up a special night of song and dance featuring...

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Death notices and funeral arrangements

  Patrick (Paddy) Branagan 15 St Fiacc’s Terrace, Graiguecullen, Carlow, passed away unexpectedly, in Alabama, US, on May 15th, 2022....

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Betty Brennan was a stylish lady who lived a long and fulfilling life

  THE death of Elizabeth (Betty) Brennan (née Foley), Coolgrange House Stud, Clifden, Co Kilkenny and formerly of John Street,...

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Gardaí investigate an accident in Baltinglass

  Gardaí in Baltinglass are investigating an incident involving a cyclist which occurred on the R747 Ballytore Road, Baltinglass, Co...

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Two local schools submit projects for ‘the big idea

’   By Elizabeth Lee STUDENTS from two schools in Co Carlow are among 2,000 teenagers who have submitted projects...

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Death notices and funeral arrangements

Ellen (Lena) Farrell (née McDonald) The Ridge, Bilboa, Carlow / Kilkenny Wife of the late Richie Farrell. Lena will be...

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Groups lauded for keeping Carlow clean

By Suzanne Pender RESIDENTS’ associations and community groups were warmly thanked for their enormous contribution in helping to keep Carlow...

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Pat was a deeply loved family man

The late Pat Tompkins   By Charlie Keegan PATRICK Tompkins, Coolkenno, Tullow, Co Carlow died peacefully on Friday 18 March...

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Nationalist archive: Carlow 30 years ago

Photographer Karl McDonough digs back through his archive to showcase what was going in the county in May 1992. Also...

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Aintree hero returns to alma mater

  By Suzanne Pender AINTREE Grand National winner Emmet Mullins returned to his alma mater at Cistercian College, Roscrea recently...

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Frank’s trademark smile will be sadly missed by all who knew him

By Charlie Keegan  THE communities of Carlow and Graiguecullen lost one of their best-known and most popular personalities with the...

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This is the week to celebrate volunteers

By Suzanne Pender A WEEK-long celebration of volunteering dedicated to showcasing the contribution of volunteers and their impact on our...

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