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# arklow - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Ambulance crew help deliver baby boy in Wicklow

An early-morning callout led to a new arrival.

# arklow - Monday 4 January, 2016

Baby Jesus stolen from crib at Arklow church

The statue was later found broken.

# arklow - Monday 17 August, 2015

Lucky escape: A cyclist fell into a Wicklow river and got trapped in thick brambles

Two lifeboat crew members managed to swim to the man. He was later taken to hospital.

# arklow - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Petrol station staff threatened at knifepoint by masked man

A man was arrested and later released.

# arklow - Monday 20 July, 2015

That controversial pig race went ahead in Arklow over the weekend

Animal rights activist Ciara Fitzgerald said she was subjected to cyberbullying after starting a petition to cancel the event.

# arklow - Thursday 16 July, 2015

'You're a fool. You're a gobsh**e. You're a pig yourself'

A fight has broken out over a famous pig race in Arklow.

Irish Water denies it's carrying out 'surprise' meter installations to avoid protesters

One woman said her driveway was blocked for two hours.

# arklow - Monday 13 July, 2015

The drive from Dublin to Wexford just got a whole lot quicker

The M11 is now open for business.

# arklow - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

14-year-old boy found safe and well

Cabdi Raxman Musse has been missing from Arklow since Monday.

# arklow - Friday 3 April, 2015

# arklow - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Irish Rail resumes services after man killed on the line in Wexford

The incident occurred south of Wexford Station.

# arklow - Monday 22 September, 2014

Arklow RNLI rescue 3 people from sinking powerboat

The rescue was described as a ‘close call’ by RNLI volunteers.

# arklow - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Right-to-die campaigner Tom Curran looks set to miss out on Arklow seat

The Arklow tally shows Tom Curran at 6.23 per cent. There are six seats for the taking.

# arklow - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Two sailors rescued from their fast-sinking yacht off Wicklow coast

With help from a much larger vessel, volunteers managed to save the yacht as well, though it was almost below the surface when they took the two sailors from it.

# arklow - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge If you live in Dublin you're one of the least romantic people in Ireland Most Romantic

If you live in Dublin you're one of the least romantic people in Ireland

Dubs spend less on Valentine’s Day goods than anyone else in the country, apparently.

# arklow - Thursday 7 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge 6th class students from Arklow make amazing Masterchef animation Young Talent

6th class students from Arklow make amazing Masterchef animation

Presented by John Toad and Gregg Walrus.

# arklow - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Man confirmed dead after rescue operation in Avoca River

A second person managed to get out of the water and raised the alarm.

# arklow - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Hospice "ready to proceed", after a little help from a local Oscar-winner

Daniel Day Lewis has been one of the driving forces behind the €3 million fundraising effort for the Wicklow Hospice.

# arklow - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Here Is What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about the looming Dublin Bus strike, the horrific car crash in Donegal and what the son of Bishop Eamon Casey had to say about Gay Byrne…

Woman questioned over death of man at Arklow pier is released

31-year-old Orsos Csaba – who was originally from Hungary – died when the car he was in entered the water in March of this year.

# arklow - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Around 3,000 homes without power after overnight storms

ESB networks says it’s hoped the affected homes and businesses will be reconnected by lunchtime.

# arklow - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Missing man - last seen in Wicklow but car found in Cork - found

Terry Crehan is described as 6ft tall with slightly balding grey hair, has a beard and wears reading glasses.

# arklow - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

€282m road deal to create 1,000 jobs and a Newlands Cross flyover

Works are expected to start in May.

# arklow - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added citizen's arrest and kids dishing out relationship advice

Things we learned, loved and shared today…

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Tuesday.

# arklow - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Man arrested over discovery of body in Wicklow woodlands

Gardaí investigating the disappearance of Philip O’Toole earlier this month discovered a body of a man in the Wicklow woodlands yesterday.

# arklow - Friday 25 January, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added NYC seen from space

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# arklow - Monday 21 January, 2013

Gardaí renew appeal for information over missing Philip O'Toole

Philip O’Toole, 33, was last seen on Monday 7 January; he is 5’7″ in height with short brown hair and of medium build.

# arklow - Friday 11 January, 2013

Body of man recovered from Arklow river RIP

Body of man recovered from Arklow river

The body of an unidentified man believed to be in his 40s was recovered late last night.

# arklow - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Appeal for missing John Roche

Roche has been missing from his home in Arklow, Co Wicklow since 20 December.

# arklow - Saturday 15 December, 2012

From The42 Shane Byrne 'not nervous at all' as Leinster stand on the brink Heineken Cup

Shane Byrne 'not nervous at all' as Leinster stand on the brink

The former Ireland hooker believes Joe Schmidt will be looking ‘to win at all costs’ today.

# arklow - Sunday 25 November, 2012

Photos: Inside the 'largest ship in the world' docked in Arklow in 1870

The SS Great Eastern was the largest ship ever built when it launched in 1858 – and here’s what the saloons inside it looked like when it docked in Arklow in 1870.

# arklow - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Four hospitalised after serious crash in Wicklow

One man is in a serious condition after a car and minibus collided on the N11 at Arklow in the early hours of this morning.

# arklow - Monday 8 October, 2012

Truck driver killed in Wicklow crash

The accident happened around 2 kilometres from Jack Whites Inn on the N11 road.

# arklow - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Ambulance cuts "will cause fatalities"

Kildare TD says cutbacks in ambulance services that will see night time service curtailed is “a disgrace”.

# arklow - Friday 24 August, 2012

Body of James Sheehan formally identified

The body was recovered from the Avoca river in Wicklow yesterday.

# arklow - Thursday 23 August, 2012

GARDAÍ IN ARKLOW have recovered a body from the Avoca River this evening.

The body has not been identified and was found during a search for missing person James Sheehan.

Gardaí say they would like to thank Boyne Fishermen River Rescue, who located the body, as well as the Garda Water Unit, Civil Defence and the local community for their assistance.

James Sheehan was last seen in the early hours of Sunday morning and searches for the 18-year-old have been ongoing since.

Search for James Sheehan continues for a fifth day

The 18-year-old was last seen in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# arklow - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Search for missing teenager James Sheehan enters fourth day

A major search is being carried out in Arklow where the 18-year-old was last seen in the early hours of Sunday morning.