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# castleblayney - Friday 8 April, 2022

Man arrested and €580K worth of cannabis seized in Co Monaghan
# Castleblayney
# Castleblayney

Man arrested and €580K worth of cannabis seized in Co Monaghan

Apr 8th 2022, 9:34 PM 15,316 Views 0 Comments

A man aged in his 60s is to appear before a sitting of Monaghan District Court tomorrow.

# castleblayney - Wednesday 1 December, 2021

Avian flu found in Ireland for third time in a month after cases in Monaghan and Galway
# Bird Flu
# Bird Flu

Avian flu found in Ireland for third time in a month after cases in Monaghan and Galway

Dec 1st 2021, 3:40 PM 9,316 Views 10 Comments

The risk to humans is considered very low but people are advised not to handle sick or dead wild birds.

# castleblayney - Tuesday 3 August, 2021

Man (20s) dies after two cars crash in Co Monaghan
# Castleblayney
# Castleblayney

Man (20s) dies after two cars crash in Co Monaghan

Aug 3rd 2021, 9:22 PM 23,540 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident near Castleblaney this morning.

# castleblayney - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Toddler in critical condition after being found in water feature in Monaghan
# Castleblayney
# Castleblayney

Toddler in critical condition after being found in water feature in Monaghan

Aug 4th 2020, 7:30 AM 99,770 Views 6 Comments

The one-year-old girl was discovered in a a water feature on the property

# castleblayney - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Two men die in Monaghan road crash
# Fatal Crash
# Fatal Crash

Two men die in Monaghan road crash

Jul 29th 2020, 4:00 PM 22,330 Views 1 Comment

The incident occurred on the R181 between Castleblayney and Lough Egish.

# castleblayney - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Man (20s) arrested in Monaghan over series of ATM thefts
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Man (20s) arrested in Monaghan over series of ATM thefts

Jan 7th 2020, 6:08 PM 14,472 Views 1 Comment

The man has an address in Northern Ireland.

# castleblayney - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Three people hospitalised after collision between bus and truck in Co Monaghan
# Castleblayney
# Castleblayney

Three people hospitalised after collision between bus and truck in Co Monaghan

Nov 14th 2019, 1:54 PM 16,434 Views 7 Comments

The incident happened on the N2, outside Castleblayney at the Ballybay turnoff.

# castleblayney - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

Gardaí investigating after thieves use digger to steal ATM in Monaghan
# Castleblayney
# Castleblayney

Gardaí investigating after thieves use digger to steal ATM in Monaghan

Apr 3rd 2019, 7:33 AM 19,011 Views 49 Comments

The alarm was raised at 3am this morning.

# castleblayney - Sunday 10 February, 2019

Dunnamaggin survive major fright against Monaghan side to land All-Ireland junior crown
# Title
From The42
# Title

Dunnamaggin survive major fright against Monaghan side to land All-Ireland junior crown

Feb 10th 2019, 3:01 PM 11,826 Views 3 Comments

Noel Hickey collected his 10th All-Ireland medal at Croke Park.

'The colour around the town has helped the thing, helped to lift everyone's mood'
# Blayney In Croker
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# Blayney In Croker

'The colour around the town has helped the thing, helped to lift everyone's mood'

Feb 10th 2019, 8:45 AM 7,010 Views 0 Comments

Monaghan’s Castleblayney are an unlikely presence today on All-Ireland hurling final day in Croke Park.

# castleblayney - Friday 28 December, 2018

'If they're talking about Oxford Street having problems, surely rural Ireland needs a leg up'
# Regeneration
# Regeneration

'If they're talking about Oxford Street having problems, surely rural Ireland needs a leg up'

Dec 28th 2018, 11:00 PM 24,170 Views 31 Comments

A new government scheme is giving €100k to six rural towns to try and bring people back into town centres, but will it work?

# castleblayney - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Castleblayney crash: Arrested man had 'left garda station in a hurry after being recognised'
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Castleblayney crash: Arrested man had 'left garda station in a hurry after being recognised'

Nov 29th 2018, 12:26 PM 32,349 Views 0 Comments

The man remains in garda custody.

# castleblayney - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Town in shock after popular local killed in incident where garda was dragged 500 metres by car
# Castleblayney
# Castleblayney

Town in shock after popular local killed in incident where garda was dragged 500 metres by car

Nov 28th 2018, 4:56 PM 48,816 Views 18 Comments

Stephen Marron was assistant sacristan of the local parish and was driving a car which was crashed into by the car dragging the garda.

GSOC launches inquiry after driver killed and garda dragged for 500 metres by second car in Monaghan
# Castleblayney
# Castleblayney

GSOC launches inquiry after driver killed and garda dragged for 500 metres by second car in Monaghan

Updated Nov 28th 2018, 2:20 PM 79,804 Views 63 Comments

A man in his 40s has been arrested and is being detained at Carrickmacross Garda Station.

# castleblayney - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Man (20s) due in court over serious assault at house in Monaghan
# Castleblayney
# Castleblayney

Man (20s) due in court over serious assault at house in Monaghan

Oct 11th 2018, 8:36 AM 8,411 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at Sruth an Luir, Oram, Castleblayney on Sunday.

# castleblayney - Friday 20 April, 2018

'An amazing presence', 'a humble man': Hundreds attend funeral of music icon Big Tom
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

'An amazing presence', 'a humble man': Hundreds attend funeral of music icon Big Tom

Apr 20th 2018, 11:45 AM 41,710 Views 25 Comments

One mourner took a taxi from Galway to pay his respects to the Irish music legend.

# castleblayney - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Man in his 70s killed as car collides with articulated lorry
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Man in his 70s killed as car collides with articulated lorry

Nov 29th 2017, 6:21 PM 20,539 Views 13 Comments

The driver of the lorry was taken to hospital.

# castleblayney - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Gardaí appealing for witnesses after man in his 80s found dead on Monaghan road
# Appeal
# Appeal

Gardaí appealing for witnesses after man in his 80s found dead on Monaghan road

Oct 11th 2017, 7:23 PM 10,901 Views 4 Comments

His body was discovered in Carnaveigh, Castleblayney at around 4pm.

# castleblayney - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Gardaí use ladder from nearby house to rescue man trapped in Monaghan house fire
# Heroes
# Heroes

Gardaí use ladder from nearby house to rescue man trapped in Monaghan house fire

May 6th 2017, 1:18 PM 11,510 Views 9 Comments

The man was not taken to hospital.

# castleblayney - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Lithuanian man extradited from the north to face Monaghan rape charges
# Castleblayney
# Castleblayney

Lithuanian man extradited from the north to face Monaghan rape charges

Jan 10th 2017, 6:18 PM 14,205 Views 0 Comments

He is expected to appear before a court in Ireland today.

# castleblayney - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Woman killed and man injured after being hit by a car while out walking in Monaghan
# Fatal Crash
# Fatal Crash

Woman killed and man injured after being hit by a car while out walking in Monaghan

Jan 7th 2017, 7:54 PM 40,687 Views 23 Comments

The woman was airlifted to hospital but later died.

# castleblayney - Monday 19 December, 2016

Over €20,000 raised to aid recovery of Maynooth student Kym Owens
# Fundraising
# Fundraising

Over €20,000 raised to aid recovery of Maynooth student Kym Owens

Dec 19th 2016, 9:02 AM 36,047 Views 25 Comments

The teenager suffered multiple injuries as she walked back to her student accommodation late last month.

# castleblayney - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Maynooth pub donates proceeds to family of student Kym Owens following violent attack
# NUIM
# NUIM

Maynooth pub donates proceeds to family of student Kym Owens following violent attack

Nov 23rd 2016, 11:39 AM 45,066 Views 35 Comments

The 18-year-old, from Castleblayney in Monaghan is in intensive care after sustaining serious injuries.

# castleblayney - Monday 29 August, 2016

This school in Monaghan has had a main road running through it for the past 27 years
# Back To School
# Back To School

This school in Monaghan has had a main road running through it for the past 27 years

Aug 29th 2016, 1:02 PM 28,560 Views 10 Comments

Up until today, students at Castleblayney College crossed the former N2 an estimated 1100 times a day.

# castleblayney - Thursday 14 April, 2016

Man in his 50s arrested over 21-year-old beaten to death in barn in 2007
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man in his 50s arrested over 21-year-old beaten to death in barn in 2007

Apr 14th 2016, 12:26 PM 32,150 Views 36 Comments

A search of lands near Castleblayney, in Monaghan is also being carried out as part of the investigation.

# castleblayney - Monday 14 March, 2016

Man in critical condition following double-motorbike collision in Monaghan
# Annyalla
# Annyalla

Man in critical condition following double-motorbike collision in Monaghan

Mar 14th 2016, 12:30 PM 23,489 Views 9 Comments

The accident occurred when one motorbike hit the other and knocked it into the path of an oncoming car.

# castleblayney - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Gardaí find body of missing Monaghan man Gordon Stewart
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Gardaí find body of missing Monaghan man Gordon Stewart

Jun 25th 2015, 10:00 PM 13,627 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí appealed for help tracing the man on Thursday.

# castleblayney - Monday 8 December, 2014

Here's how one GAA club is promoting health and mental wellbeing
# Initiative
From The42
# Initiative

Here's how one GAA club is promoting health and mental wellbeing

Dec 8th 2014, 7:47 PM 5,624 Views 2 Comments

18 clubs, including Castleblayney Faughs, currently participate in the GAA Healthy Club Project.

# castleblayney - Saturday 21 December, 2013

"Large amount" of cash stolen in Monaghan robbery
# Crime
# Crime

"Large amount" of cash stolen in Monaghan robbery

Dec 21st 2013, 8:13 AM 10,327 Views 14 Comments

Nobody was injured and no weapons used as two men broke into a bank in the town.

# castleblayney - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Union says staff raised concerns over closed care centre
# Rath Na NÓg
# Rath Na NÓg

Union says staff raised concerns over closed care centre

Oct 9th 2013, 7:03 PM 5,284 Views 18 Comments

The staff at the now-closed Rath na nÓg care centre told HIQA of their concerns over a locked-door policy, their union has said.

# castleblayney - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

HSE to close children's unit following inspection
# HIQA
# HIQA

HSE to close children's unit following inspection

Oct 8th 2013, 12:31 PM 12,662 Views 62 Comments

A report by HIQA found that a Monaghan care unit did not have adequate fire safety procedures in place, leading to a decision to close it.

# castleblayney - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Two women arrested after €500,000 seizure of cannabis plants
# Drugs
# Drugs

Two women arrested after €500,000 seizure of cannabis plants

May 23rd 2013, 9:20 PM 12,639 Views 59 Comments

A cannabis growhouse was discovered in the outskirts of Castleblayney this evening.

# castleblayney - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Pedestrian dies after being hit by lorry in Monaghan
# FRTC
# FRTC

Pedestrian dies after being hit by lorry in Monaghan

Mar 20th 2013, 3:38 PM 6,936 Views 4 Comments

The incident happened on Main Street, Castleblayney at around 12.50pm this afternoon.

# castleblayney - Saturday 26 January, 2013

34-year-old woman killed in two-car Monaghan collision
# Roads
# Roads

34-year-old woman killed in two-car Monaghan collision

Jan 26th 2013, 5:54 PM 13,469 Views 10 Comments

Another four people – including two children – are injured, though not seriously.

# castleblayney - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Gardaí seek witnesses to robbery at Castleblayney jewellery shop
# Robbery
# Robbery

Gardaí seek witnesses to robbery at Castleblayney jewellery shop

Mar 8th 2012, 12:10 PM 1,764 Views 0 Comments

Diamonds and gold jewellery were stolen after a Co Monaghan jeweller was pepper-sprayed during a raid yesterday morning.

# castleblayney - Monday 11 July, 2011

Young man killed in Monaghan crash
# Road Death
# Road Death

Young man killed in Monaghan crash

Jul 11th 2011, 5:05 PM 840 Views 1 Comment

The man is the second to lose his life in a road crash in Monaghan within 24 hours.

Pedestrian killed in late-night Monaghan car crash
# Roads
# Roads

Pedestrian killed in late-night Monaghan car crash

Jul 11th 2011, 8:25 AM 975 Views 6 Comments

A man in his 30s dies after being struck by a car shortly before midnight last night.

# castleblayney - Friday 3 June, 2011

Customs truck carrying fuel laundering evidence hijacked and set alight
# Hijack
# Hijack

Customs truck carrying fuel laundering evidence hijacked and set alight

Jun 3rd 2011, 3:09 PM 1,622 Views 2 Comments

Driver took a wrong turn into south Armagh, where the truck was hijacked and subsequently set alight yesterday evening.

# castleblayney - Thursday 2 June, 2011

In photos: Customs officials uncover fuel laundering plant in Co Monaghan
# Co Monaghan
# Co Monaghan

In photos: Customs officials uncover fuel laundering plant in Co Monaghan

Jun 2nd 2011, 1:53 PM 1,861 Views 0 Comments

Almost 40,000 litres of laundered fuel were found by customs officers and armed gardaí at the large plant in Castleblayney.