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# Kildare

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November 2023
Man in his 20s dies following collision in Co Kildare this morning
A van collidied with a bridge on the M7 Eastbound near Newbridge this morning at around 6.20am.
Mouldy milkshakes and waste water in kitchens: Four food businesses closed in October
The FSAI detailed the reasons for their closure orders last month in individual reports.
Pfizer to cut 100 jobs at Newbridge plant as it scales down Covid-19 vaccine production
Workers’ union Siptu has requested to meet with the plant’s management in an attempt to save some, or all, jobs.
'If it wasn't for my wife, I wouldn't be playing': Leinster semi-final awaits at the age of 41
Kildare great Eamonn Callaghan is still going strong for club champions Naas.
Three teenagers hospitalised following Halloween night assault in Co Kildare
A male teenager was arrested in relation to the incident earlier today.
This year
Micheál Martin takes aim at political opponents in speech commemorating Wolfe Tone
Martin also claimed that Hamas has no interest in the welfare of people in Gaza.
Residents say they've 'no option' but to consider seeking injunction to keep Castletown entrance open
Talks between the OPW and the private owners broke down on Friday.
GAA continues to fail hurling through indecisive and haphazard thinking
Lack of coordinated vision hinders the progress of tier two counties.
Located: Gardaí have found two teenagers reported missing from Clane,Co Kildare
Gardaí have thanked the public for their assistance.
Road access to Castletown House remains open temporarily as OPW and private owners re-engage
The access route was due to be closed permanently today after the owners had moved on plans to develop the grounds.
Kinahan probe: Dubai police and gardaí ramping up cooperation
A file on the Kinahan Organised Crime Group has been sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.
County Council given green light for expanded Kildare Innovation Campus
The plan could contribute €5 billion to the economy when fully operational.
Private owners of land at Castletown House limit road access to the historic site
One local councillor told The Journal that the state had made a “real error” when it was outbid by private developers this year.
Garda Sergeant and second man to stand trial accused of sharing PULSE system information
The screenshots included pictures and personal information contained on the Garda information system.
Kilkenny All-Ireland winning camogie boss to take over Kildare hurlers
Brian Dowling is set to succeed David Herity at the helm.
Gardaí issue appeal for missing person Auder Lugman Ali
Auder has been missing from Kill, Co Kildare since Monday 28 August.
'He texted from America at 5 in the morning. I couldn't get back to sleep'
24-year-old Kildare man Paddy Ryan is now a three-times-capped USA international.
Large fire causes 'extensive damage' at McDonald's restaurant in Newbridge
Residents close to the fire are advised to keep windows and doors closed.
Deirdre Jacob's family appeal for information to 'piece things together' on her disappearance
Today is the 25th anniversary of her disappearance from her home at Roseberry, Co Kildare.
TD brands Curragh 'Ireland's most derelict town' over crumbling homes
Tánaiste Micheál Martin announced €55 million funding today for defence infrastructure – but this will not address Curragh dereliction.
Horse Racing body closed down racing academy amid 'safety' concerns
A report by
Niall O'Connor
It is understood that the HRI moved in last weekend and shut down the centre with immediate effect – back channel efforts are underway to save the programme.
Forever Young founder defends closure of festival to ticket-holders on Saturday due to flooding
The Forever Young festival stated that ticket holders who were not already in the festival by noon on Saturday wouldn’t be admitted for safety reasons.
Uisce Éireann fined €5,000 for pollution that killed fish in the River Liffey
Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) took the case against Uisce Éireann.
Cocaine and cannabis with €2.1m euros seized in Kildare and Westmeath
The operation targeted transnational organised crime and led to the arrest of five men and one woman.
Local concern over Catholic group's 'chivalry camp' for young boys in Kildare
The camp aim to instill ‘manly virtues’ by allowing ‘young Catholics the chance to break away from the filth’ of the world.
Kieran McGeeney's long record of improving players and teams is admirable
A lack of silverware is a blunt, simplistic way to judge a manager who has made clear progress wherever he has been.
Man arrested after armed robbery in Co Kildare
Shortly after 3pm yesterday, the man entered a pharmacy armed with a knife.
Kildare defeat Roscommon at the death, Tyrone and Westmeath finish all square
Kevin Feely scored a superb 75th-minute mark in Tullamore, while the Red Hand were left to breathe a sigh of relief.
Two men charged after €1.3 million worth of drugs seized in Co Kildare
The search was part of an investigation into the sale and supply of drugs by an organised crime group in west Dublin.
Two in critical condition and two hospitalised after Kildare road collision
A two vehicle collision took place on the Sallins By-Pass in Co Kildare at approximately 11.15pm last night.
Lane puts Kerry en route to minor semi-final
Austin Stacks forward scores 1-7 as Kerry see off Kildare.
Woman who accidentally shot partner after discovering he was having affair has sentence suspended
Andrea Booth pleaded guilty to a charge of recklessly discharging a firearm at the home she shared with her partner Patrick Healy in 2020.
Dublin ease to nine-point win over Kildare at Nowlan Park
Dessie Farrell’s side were comfortable winners over an error-strewn Kildare side.
Dublin ease to nine-point win over Kildare at Nowlan Park
Dessie Farrell’s side were comfortable winners over an error-strewn Kildare side.
Young man and teenager hospitalised after stabbing near Co Kildare train station
Two others have been arrested over the attack.
Dublin run amok against Offaly while Kildare edge Meath in tense affair
Tullamore and Hawkfield hosted this evening’s semi-finals.
Sligo rally to earn late draw against Kildare
Down, meanwhile, crushed Tipperary in the Tailteann Cup.
Four teen boys arrested in connection with vehicle thefts in east of the country
The boys are being detained in garda stations in Kildare and Carlow.
Kildare hold off second-half Sligo surge to clinch third All-Ireland U20 title
The Lilywhites laid the demons of last year’s decider defeat to Tyrone to rest in Cavan.
Cluxton returns as Dublin survive Kildare test in Leinster semi-final
The long-time reigning champions finished up two-point winners at Croke Park.