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#Leixlip

# leixlip - Wednesday 25 May, 2022

Teenager missing from Co Kildare found safe and well
# Located
# Located

Teenager missing from Co Kildare found safe and well

May 25th 2022, 3:27 PM 21,761 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí thanked the public and the media for its assistance.

# leixlip - Sunday 30 January, 2022

45-year-old woman missing since Thursday found safe and well
# Kildare
# Kildare

45-year-old woman missing since Thursday found safe and well

Updated Jan 30th 2022, 3:15 PM 202,707 Views 19 Comments

Gardaí thanked the public and the media for their assistance.

# leixlip - Thursday 22 April, 2021

'Approximately 70 cases' identified in Covid-19 outbreak at Intel construction site
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

'Approximately 70 cases' identified in Covid-19 outbreak at Intel construction site

Apr 22nd 2021, 4:49 PM 45,334 Views 36 Comments

A spokesperson for the company says it is “a fluid situation”.

# leixlip - Monday 1 February, 2021

Explore this stylish development in Leixlip where a new phase is now available
# New Development
# New Development

Explore this stylish development in Leixlip where a new phase is now available

Feb 1st 2021, 3:24 PM 1,015 Views 0 Comments

Homes at Barnhall Meadows start from €320,000.

# leixlip - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Two men aged 25 and 35 arrested in relation to three burglaries in Co Kildare
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

Two men aged 25 and 35 arrested in relation to three burglaries in Co Kildare

Aug 9th 2020, 1:37 PM 56,964 Views 18 Comments

Gardaí stopped a car after receiving reports of burglaries in the Maynooth and Celbridge areas.

# leixlip - Monday 3 August, 2020

Man arrested after Gardaí seize €600,000 worth of cocaine and MDMA in Kildare
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

Man arrested after Gardaí seize €600,000 worth of cocaine and MDMA in Kildare

Aug 3rd 2020, 3:00 PM 27,181 Views 30 Comments

The seizure was made following a search of a house in Leixlip, Co Kildare on Saturday afternoon at 12:45pm.

# leixlip - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Renewed appeal for information over fatal shooting of man in Leixlip in 2018
# Clive Staunton
# Clive Staunton

Renewed appeal for information over fatal shooting of man in Leixlip in 2018

Jul 7th 2020, 5:13 PM 9,790 Views 0 Comments

The body of Clive Staunton was discovered outside a house in Glen Easton on 15 November 2018.

# leixlip - Monday 6 July, 2020

Man (30s) arrested in connection with fatal shooting of man in Leixlip in 2018
# Clive Staunton
# Clive Staunton

Man (30s) arrested in connection with fatal shooting of man in Leixlip in 2018

Jul 6th 2020, 5:53 PM 21,958 Views 0 Comments

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

# leixlip - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Man in his 40s dies following car crash in Kildare
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

Man in his 40s dies following car crash in Kildare

Apr 11th 2020, 2:09 PM 54,579 Views 3 Comments

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
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

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

Dec 9th 2019, 2:30 PM 24,678 Views 0 Comments

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
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

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

Nov 25th 2019, 12:23 PM 46,914 Views 49 Comments

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
# Gardaí Investigation
# Gardaí Investigation

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

Nov 5th 2019, 5:42 PM 18,993 Views 0 Comments

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
# Drinking Water
# Drinking Water

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

Nov 5th 2019, 6:00 AM 16,172 Views 31 Comments

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
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

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

Oct 31st 2019, 7:42 AM 38,217 Views 44 Comments

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'
# Boil Water Notice
# Boil Water Notice

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

Oct 24th 2019, 12:35 PM 35,386 Views 46 Comments

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
# Chantelle Doyle

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

Oct 1st 2019, 10:28 PM 50,020 Views 20 Comments

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
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

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

Aug 13th 2019, 6:11 PM 42,049 Views 0 Comments

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
# Intel
# Intel

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

May 20th 2019, 7:27 PM 43,560 Views 30 Comments

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

# leixlip - Thursday 16 May, 2019

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

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

May 16th 2019, 7:11 PM 8,118 Views 4 Comments

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
# Kildare
# Kildare

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

May 14th 2019, 8:10 PM 23,480 Views 19 Comments

Gardaí have launched an investigation into the attack.

# leixlip - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

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

The Irishman who dreams of emulating Virgil van Dijk

May 1st 2019, 12:01 AM 15,665 Views 1 Comment

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
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

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

Apr 1st 2019, 9:34 PM 59,931 Views 63 Comments

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
# Lonely Battle
# Lonely Battle

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

Mar 6th 2019, 7:42 PM 69,156 Views 0 Comments

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
# Co Kildare
# Co Kildare

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

Updated Nov 16th 2018, 4:20 PM 78,099 Views 29 Comments

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
# Shooting
# Shooting

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

Updated Nov 15th 2018, 10:15 PM 100,969 Views 36 Comments

Gardaí are at the scene.

# leixlip - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Second boy charged with murder of Ana Kriegel remanded in custody until August
# Dublin Children's Court
# Dublin Children's Court

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

Jul 31st 2018, 3:16 PM 42,528 Views 0 Comments

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
# Seized
# Seized

Over 50k worth of drugs seized after Kildare search

Jun 2nd 2018, 10:49 AM 15,410 Views 0 Comments

The drugs were discovered last night.

# leixlip - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Appeal as 14-year-old missing from Kildare home
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

Appeal as 14-year-old missing from Kildare home

May 15th 2018, 2:21 PM 45,213 Views 1 Comment

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
# Wonderful Barn
# Wonderful Barn

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

Apr 19th 2018, 4:27 PM 25,494 Views 48 Comments

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?
# Census 2016
# Census 2016

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

Nov 24th 2017, 6:20 AM 23,968 Views 29 Comments

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
# Roll With It
# Roll With It

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

Oct 18th 2017, 8:29 PM 21,278 Views 27 Comments

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
# Kildare
# Kildare

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

Sep 20th 2017, 2:38 PM 35,575 Views 10 Comments

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
# Kildare
# Kildare

Homeless woman (26) found dead in Kildare hotel

Aug 31st 2017, 5:57 PM 35,039 Views 58 Comments

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

# leixlip - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Did councillors agree to put a 'mini M50 bridge' through a park because they didn't know it was a park?
# St Catherine's Park
# St Catherine's Park

Did councillors agree to put a 'mini M50 bridge' through a park because they didn't know it was a park?

May 11th 2017, 12:05 AM 56,133 Views 26 Comments

Not really. But it’s complicated.

# leixlip - Friday 21 April, 2017

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

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

Apr 21st 2017, 9:22 AM 44,303 Views 19 Comments

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
# Cost Cutting
# Cost Cutting

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

Apr 11th 2017, 9:30 PM 29,402 Views 48 Comments

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
# Clampdown
# Clampdown

Seven drink drivers arrested in one district over 24 hours

Feb 12th 2017, 11:16 AM 41,723 Views 44 Comments

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
# Bracing Themselves
# Bracing Themselves

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

Feb 9th 2017, 6:15 AM 17,525 Views 10 Comments

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
# Rise And Fall
# Rise And Fall

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

Feb 8th 2017, 5:30 PM 25,343 Views 48 Comments

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
# Job Cuts
# Job Cuts

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

Feb 8th 2017, 10:30 AM 84,934 Views 114 Comments

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

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