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# Drogheda

This week
1st October 2023 - 4th October 2023
Woman repeatedly tried to take her life within hours of being discharged from hospital, inquest hears
An inquest heard Linda Kennedy (56) of Co Meath was found dead in her home just hours after being discharged from Drogheda Department of Psychiatry.
Last month
September 2023
Drogheda councillors vote to remove freedom of the town from former Christian Brothers leader
The vote passed by five votes to four.
This year
Medical inquiry clears well-known Dublin GP of professional misconduct
However, Dr Bassam Naser was found guilty of engaging in rude, aggressive and unprofessional conduct with staff on a specific date in 2018.
Three-goal Derry City close in on league leaders after victory over Drogheda
Jordan McEneff, Jamie McGonigle and Michael Duffy were all on target for the winners.
Iarnród Éireann announces revised bank holiday services
Line works and sporting fixtures over the bank holiday weekend have led to revised timetables.
Irish Rail proposes using 'shuttle' DART trains to Howth and Sutton
Irish Rail is proposing that trains from Howth could run as shuttle services to Howth Junction with passengers changing trains to continue into Dublin.
Late Late Show as St Pat's see off gallant Drogheda
Chris Forrester scored twice in the dying embers of a frantic game.
Table-toppers Bohemians overcome battling Drogheda United
The 2-0 scoreline does not accurately reflect Drogheda’s contribution to what was a contest in the truest sense of the word.
Drugs worth over €116,000 seized in Co Louth
The seizure was part of a targeted operation targeting the cultivation, sale and supply of drugs in the Drogheda and surrounding areas.
'Demonised' landlords should get tax breaks if linked to better renters' rights, says Varadkar
A number of bodys have recommended changes to the tax treatment of landlords.
Cornelius Price - Drogheda gang leader suspected of multiple murders - dies in Welsh hospital
Cornelius Price, 41, who gardaí believe was one of the leaders of a group involved in the Drogheda Feud died this weekend.
Two men jailed for assisting in 'disgraceful and inhuman' murder of Keane Mulready-Woods
Keane Mulready-Woods (17), was last seen alive in Drogheda on January 12, 2020.
Last year
Investigation continues into death of man in Co Louth in 'unexplained circumstances'
The man, aged in his 40s, was discovered with serious injuries on Thursday.
Further protests planned over Navan A&E with Dublin protest not ruled out
Concerns have been raised by a number of politicians about the number of ambulances being sent to Drogheda.
Drogheda criminal admits facilitating Keane Mulready-Woods murder
Keane Mulready-Woods (17), was last seen alive in Drogheda on 12 January 2020.
Republic of Ireland's first-ever manager Mick Meagan dies aged 88
The Dubliner was also capped 17 times for Ireland during his playing career.
Bohs end turbulent season with win over Sligo, Drogheda compound Harps' misery
Declan Devine’s side left behind a poor year with a 3-1 win against Sligo.
Two people arrested after infant admitted to hospital in a critical condition
The incident happened in Drogheda in September.
93rd-minute goal sees Drogheda stun 10-man Bohs and seal first win in five games
A chorus of boos from the Jodi Stand greeted the final whistle at Dalymount Park.
36-year-old man missing from Drogheda since Tuesday
Thomas Bradley is described as being approximately 6 foot tall with a broad build, brown hair and grey eyes.
Have you seen Darren? Gardaí appeal for help in locating 51-year-old from Roscommon
Darren Greenfield has been missing since Sunday, September 11
Newborn child in critical condition following incident in Drogheda
Gardaí have launched an investigation into the matter.
McWoods on the double as Finn Harps leap off bottom spot
Harps bagged a crucial 3-0 win.
Man killed and woman critical after two-car crash in Louth
Four people were hospitalised after the crash, with one woman left in a critical condition.
Man to appear in court following Dundalk shooting
The incident happened around 4.30pm yesterday.
Gardaí seek public's assistance in finding a missing Drogheda teenager
Leon Thornton has been missing since Wednesday.
Two arrested in investigation into 2019 Clogherhead caravan park murder
A number of bystanders had to run for cover to escape the gunfire.
Duff's Shelbourne eke out narrow win over Drogheda thanks to Boyd header
Sean Boyd’s goal was the difference between the teams at Tolka Park.
Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.
Two men remanded in custody over €2 million cannabis seizure in Louth
The men are to appear at Dundalk District Court via videolink on Wednesday next.
New murals embrace Ireland’s mythological past
The new urban art trail in Drogheda will feature six large murals on buildings.
Dundalk thrash Louth rivals Drogheda to move third
The Lilywhites were 4-1 winners at Oriel Park.
Gardaí issue appeal for man missing from Co Louth since last month
Kieran Byrne, 47, was last seen in Drogheda on 26th March.
Drogheda late show leaves Bohemians frustrated
Substitute Dean Williams’ 87th-minute equaliser sent the majority of the crowd home happy.
Harps denied late win by Drogheda as sides share four goals in Finn Park
Drogheda stay just ahead of Finn Harps in the table.
Woman missing with her two young children found safe and well
The three were last seen in Drogheda on Thursday afternoon.
Gardaí appeal for nuclear gauge and other items taken from a van in Co Louth
The gauge contains a radioactive source, and was taken sometime between last night and this morning.
Man arrested after €71,000 worth of drugs seized in Louth
In the course of the search a quantity of cannabis, cocaine and heroin was found.
All time
Gardaí appeal for help in finding missing man (21)
Elvis Lilientals was last seen yesterday in Moneymore, Drogheda on 21 December.
Have you seen missing teenager Jamie Dunican?
Jamie has been missing from the Drogheda area since the morning of Thursday, 25th November 2021.