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#Leixlip

# leixlip - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Man in his 40s dies following car crash in Kildare

A second man was taken to hospital in Dublin.

# leixlip - Monday 9 December, 2019

Man and woman arrested in connection with murder of man in Kildare last year

Clive Staunton (50) was shot outside a house on Glen Easton Way on 15 November 2018.

# leixlip - Monday 25 November, 2019

Intel's new €3.6 billion manufacturing plant in Leixlip gets green light

The development had been opposed by a local farmer.

# leixlip - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

'Unprecedented' and 'innovative': Senior gardaí praise huge commitment given during Ana Kriegel investigation

Two boys were sentenced today for the murder of 14-year-old Ana Kriegel.

Water treatment 'not sufficient' to manage Cryptosporidium risks at Leixlip plant, says EPA

The EPA says the level of treatment at Leixlip is not sufficient to manage the risk posed by the River Liffey source water.

# leixlip - Thursday 31 October, 2019

'Small black particles' at Irish Water plant led to boil water notice for 600,000 people last week

The agency confirmed that a blockage was the main reason for last week’s notice.

# leixlip - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Boil water notice: Series of events at Leixlip plant in March led to 'significant risk to safety of supply'

The audit found Irish Water failed to take samples of treated water during the critical period following the incident.

# leixlip - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Gardaí 'very concerned' for welfare of 13-year-old girl missing since 22 September

Chantelle Doyle was last seen in Enfield, Co Meath.

# leixlip - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Farmer who won appeal against IDA launches latest bid to stop Intel's €3.6bn plant

Kildare County Council gave the project the go-ahead in May but Thomas Reid is trying to stop the massive investment from proceeding.

# leixlip - Monday 20 May, 2019

Council gives green light to plans for €3.53 billion Intel facility in Leixlip

The planning authority has given the chip giant the go-ahead in spite of a small number of objections.

# leixlip - Thursday 16 May, 2019

From The42 'We haven’t come this far to only come this far' - MU Barnhall on the rise Undefeated

'We haven’t come this far to only come this far' - MU Barnhall on the rise

The Kildare club won 18 games from 18 on their way to the AIL Division 2B title this season.

# leixlip - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Man (40s) stabbed in the face during serious assault in Leixlip

Gardaí have launched an investigation into the attack.

# leixlip - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

From The42 The Irishman who dreams of emulating Virgil van Dijk Role Model

The Irishman who dreams of emulating Virgil van Dijk

Norwich’s Andrew Omobamidele is getting ready to represent his country at the U17 Euros.

# leixlip - Monday 1 April, 2019

Kildare County Council puts the brakes on Intel's €3.5 billion plan for new manufacturing plant

The council wants further information from the tech giant on the plan.

# leixlip - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Kildare farmer Thomas Reid lodges fresh objection in ongoing battle with Intel

Reid has long been a thorn in the side of the US multinational in the planning arena.

# leixlip - Friday 16 November, 2018

Gardaí investigating fatal shooting of Clive Staunton (50) in Leixlip appeal for witnesses

Staunton is believed to be the 18th murder victim of the Kinahan/Hutch feud.

# leixlip - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Man, 40s, shot dead in feud-related gun attack in Leixlip, Co Kildare

Gardaí are at the scene.

# leixlip - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Second boy charged with murder of Ana Kriegel remanded in custody until August

The second boy was first charged with 14-year-old Ana’s murder on 12 July.

# leixlip - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Over 50k worth of drugs seized after Kildare search

The drugs were discovered last night.

# leixlip - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Appeal as 14-year-old missing from Kildare home

Anastasia Kriegel was last seen at her home in Leixlip at 5pm yesterday.

# leixlip - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Fast-track planning approved for 450 homes near Kildare-Dublin border

The homes will launch in 2019.

# leixlip - Friday 24 November, 2017

'I can go to Lidl and meet people who speak Irish': Why are there so many Gaeilgeoirí in Leixlip?

Leixlip is the third top non-Gaeltacht town for daily Irish language speakers (outside education), according to Census 2016.

# leixlip - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Liam Gallagher gig at Kildare airport gets go-ahead over objections of residents

Liam Gallagher is set to headline the Samhain festival at Kildare’s Weston Airport at the end of the month.

# leixlip - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

'The family has never forgotten' - gardaí appeal over fatal 1987 fire that killed woman and two children

20-year-old Barbara Doyle and her two nieces, 8-year-old Mary Ellen Byrne and 3-year Kerrie Ann Byrne, all died in the blaze.

# leixlip - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Homeless woman (26) found dead in Kildare hotel

The woman was found dead last night at the Leixlip House, in Captain’s Hill, Leixlip.

# leixlip - Thursday 11 May, 2017

# leixlip - Friday 21 April, 2017

Gardaí investigating if Kinahan gunman 'accidentally shot himself or was murdered'

Gardaí think Glen Clarke was behind the murders of innocent men Trevor O’Neill and Martin O’Rourke.

# leixlip - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Intel to close "unsustainable" pension scheme for longer-term staff

The company said that the cuts are being driven by ‘factors beyond its control’.

# leixlip - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Seven drink drivers arrested in one district over 24 hours

The drivers were caught in the Kildare area in just one day.

# leixlip - Thursday 9 February, 2017

'We're very worried': Locals react as HP Inc to shut with loss of 500 jobs

With redundancies to begin in July, the town of Leixlip is preparing for the mass exodus.

# leixlip - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

As HP shuts its Leixlip print plant, we look back at its 20 years in Kildare

Up to 500 job losses were announced at the firm today.

'This will have a huge impact on the community': Hewlett-Packard to cut up to 500 jobs

Staff were told this morning that up to 500 will be let go from the site over the next 12 months.

# leixlip - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Cartel killer was 'on way to carry out assassination' when he accidentally shot himself in the head

Gardai are now trying to establish who the man was attempting to kill.

# leixlip - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Aldi has announced 400 new jobs as part of a major expansion

The €100 million investment will see 20 new stores.

# leixlip - Monday 21 November, 2016

Gardaí investigate serious assault on 18-year-old student in Maynooth

The NUI Maynooth student, said to be from Monaghan, was discovered seriously injured on the footpath.

# leixlip - Thursday 25 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge A Kildare pub has created this extravagant Baileys and Nutella milkshake Drink Me

# leixlip - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Gardaí call in bomb disposal team after improvised explosive device found in Leixlip

56 suspicious devices have been found in Ireland so far this year.

# leixlip - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge A pub in Kildare has just created this Starburst cocktail Opal Fruits

# leixlip - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Intel is laying off 12,000 staff - but no word on Irish jobs yet

The company says that it is not commenting on specifics just yet.

# leixlip - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Man in his 40s arrested in connection to theft of ESB cables

A number of planned searches were carried out in Leixlip.

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