A fortnight without any new Covid cases

  By Elizabeth Lee   County Carlow has now gone a complete fortnight without any new Covid 19 cases being reported while the national health emergency has appealed to the public, again, to wear masks in areas where they can’t...

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Country star Derek Ryan makes history at drive-in gigs

  By Suzanne Pender CARLOW’S Derek Ryan made history last weekend by becoming the first Irish singer to perform at a drive-in concert. Not content with just one show, the demand for tickets was so high that the much-loved country...

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Recent Deaths In Carlow

  The death has occurred of Tony Shannon, 77 Elm Park Drive, Rathnapish, Carlow and formerly of Miltown Malbay, Co...

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Woman who drove over body on roadway gets suspended jail sentence

  A WOMAN who failed to offer assistance to an injured person or give appropriate information to gardaí after she...

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Lack of ‘safe’ transport service poses problems for older people

By Suzanne Pender ALONE, the organisation which supports older people, has highlighted the significant lack of accessible and safe transport...

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Incessant rains sees hosepipe ban lifted

  By Suzanne Pender IF there a plus side to all this rain it’s that from today you can get...

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Are you looking for a Wingman?

By Suzanne Pender   Do you reckon it’s time for a big change in your life but you need some...

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Wallace tells employees to ‘walk out’ if working conditions are unsafe

By Suzanne Pender AS second waves of Covid-19 start to emerge across the globe, People Before Profit councillor Adrienne Wallace...

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Students urged to apply for SUSI grant before priority deadline today

New applicants to SUSI still have an opportunity to have their application prioritised if they submit it before midnight tonight....

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Take this survey if you’ve lost your sense of smell

By Suzanne Pender   RESEARCHERS from Teagasc and UCD are working with sensory scientists from research institutions across the Republic...

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Eleven new cases and no further deaths in the country

  There have been no new deaths reported to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre today. The total number of COVID-19...

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Micro-chipping – I’d be lost without it!

By Suzanne Pender   MICROCHIPPING your pet gives you the best chance of being reunited should your pet go missing...

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Graduation day with a difference at St Joseph’s NS

  By Suzanne Pender THEY’RE big boys now … so, with a mixture of pride and sadness, it was time...

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Vandals strike within 24 hours at Parkville AFC

  By Suzanne Pender   LESS than 24 hours after volunteers from a local soccer club rebuilt a boundary wall,...

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The McMuffin is back

It might be a little late for breakfast today but all you McDonalds fans out there will be thrilled to...

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Crowds flock to churches as public Mass resumes

By Suzanne Pender COUNTY Carlow’s faith community burst into spontaneous applause at many churches over the weekend, as public Mass...

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Parking problems in Bagenalstown

By Elizabeth Lee ON-STREET parking at Bagenalstown Railway Station is continuing to cause problems, according to cllr Arthur McDonald, cathaoirleach...

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House prices in Carlow buck trend

  The average house prices in County Carlow for April, May and June this year was €188,108 which is 1.1%...

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Terrible stories about the lockdown

  Harrowing accounts of life in lockdown reveal crisis for family carers and sharp deterioration of health for people with...

Tuesday, 07/07/20 - 7:34pm Read More

No new cases in Carlow for the 13th day running

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that one person with COVID-19 has died. There has now been...

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