Carlow’s links to the Niemba ambush

This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Niemba ambush in central Africa, when nine Irish soldiers were killed by Baluba tribesmen. The casualties included Private Michael McGuinn from Staplestown Road, Carlow. Charlie Keegan recounts the tragic episode SUNDAY 8...

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Dunnes seeks to stop Mr Price selling food in Carlow

By Aodhan O’Faolain Dunnes Stores has launched a High Court action aimed at preventing a rival retailer from continuing to sell food products and groceries from a unit at a retail park in Carlow. Dunnes Stores claims that the sale...

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Aldi suspends ‘non-essential special buys’

Aldi has suspended sales of its non-essential ‘special buys’ in the middle aisles of its stores for the duration of...

Thursday, 29/10/20 - 12:20pm Read More

Carlow Gardaí raid houses for drugs

Gardaí in Carlow yesterday carried out a search on a house resulting in the seizure of €1,800 of cannabis and...

Saturday, 26/09/20 - 4:09pm Read More

Legendary bonesetter Danny celebrates his 90th birthday

 By Charlie Keegan OVER the years, when a player was injured in a football or hurling match, having sustained an...

Thursday, 24/09/20 - 12:12pm Read More

Babs was active to the very end

By Charlie Keegan MARIE ‘Babs’ O’Hare, Ballyloughan, Bagenalstown, Co Carlow, whose death occurred on Monday 13 July, was the former...

Sunday, 23/08/20 - 6:00pm Read More

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