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# blessington - Friday 5 July, 2019

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FAI International Player of the Year Scott signs new deal with Birmingham until 2021

Harriet Scott has agreed a new deal with Birmingham City for the next two seasons.

# blessington - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Gardaí say missing 14-year-old found 'safe and well'

Elisah Carroll was last seen in Blessington on 10 April.

# blessington - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Motorcyclist (49) killed in Wicklow traffic collision

The fatal collision took place on the N81 near Blessington last night.

# blessington - Friday 10 March, 2017

Cyclist seriously injured after collision with bus in Blessington this evening

As of 10pm this evening, the male cyclist was still at the scene.

# blessington - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Student jailed for 11 months for wrecking holiday home on St Patrick's Day

The judge said he had no choice but to impose a custodial sentence.

# blessington - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Man arrested over murder of Paul Byrne whose skeletal remains were found in 2010

The skeletal remains were found by a forestry worker felling trees in a remote area of Blessington.

# blessington - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Young man killed in Wicklow motorbike crash

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them.

# blessington - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Staff held up with handgun and 'sword-like' object in Blessington robbery

Two men have been arrested in connection with a filling station robbery last night.

# blessington - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Man charged after €130k drugs seizure in Wicklow

A large quantity of cannabis plants were uncovered in Blessington.

# blessington - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Gardaí investigate sudden death of teen found in community centre

The teen was taken to hospital in Naas, where he later died.

# blessington - Sunday 29 December, 2013

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Your 'Seems Like Lovely Weather for a Dip' Pics of the Day

Stay classy, Blessington Lakes…

# blessington - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Man in his 60s killed in Wicklow crash

Gardaí are appealing for anyone who may have been on the N81 this morning to help with their investigation.

# blessington - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Motorcyclist killed after collision with car in Wicklow

The accident happened at Crosscool Harbour (N81), Blessington, Co Wicklow at around 6.35pm yesterday evening.

# blessington - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Catholic church preparing for priestless parishes

The Irish Catholic newspaper has reported that Catholic bishops are drawing up radical new plans for laypeople-led Sunday services.

# blessington - Monday 25 June, 2012

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Hundreds attend funeral of James Nolan in Blessington

The 21-year-old was buried in his hometown this morning.

# blessington - Friday 22 June, 2012

Post-mortem suggests no foul play in Poland death of James Nolan

Prosecutors in Poland say the results of an autopsy suggests the soccer fan’s drowning was a tragic accident.

# blessington - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Mayor of Bydgoszcz asks UEFA for minute's silence to remember James Nolan

Rafal Bruski appeals to UEFA, as Irish tricolours are flown throughout the city to mark the death of the 21-year-old.

Body identified as missing James Nolan

The body recovered from a Polish canal yesterday has been identified as missing 21-year-old James Nolan, from Co Wicklow.

# blessington - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

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Search for James Nolan continues in Poland

Meanwhile, friends and family back home have seen social media efforts get his name trending on Twitter.

James Nolan: Parents of Irish student missing in Poland make appeal

The parents of 21-year-old Irish student James Nolan, who went missing in Poland on Saturday, have made an appeal for help in locating him.

# blessington - Friday 16 December, 2011

Dublin bus stolen from city centre

Gardaí stopped the bus in Blessington, Co. Wicklow – over 30 kilometres from where it was stolen.

# blessington - Monday 14 November, 2011

Young girl killed in Co Wicklow road accident

The nine-year-old girl was killed after a collision with a car in Blessingtown, Co Wicklow, this evening.

# blessington - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

Unidentified body located in search for garda swept into Liffey during floods

The search for Ciaran Jones, 25, resumed this morning and involves mountain and river rescue teams, as well as air support and gardaí.

# blessington - Monday 24 October, 2011

Off-duty garda missing after falling into River Liffey near Blessington

A search is underway after the man, understood to be a member of the gardaí, fell into the River Liffey near Blessington.

# blessington - Wednesday 22 June, 2011

Two killed in separate road crashes overnight

A man and a woman in her 70s have died after collisions in Wicklow and Kerry.