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# 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.

# leixlip - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

The man whose dismembered body was dumped in the Grand Canal has been named

Gardaí made the announcement this evening.

# leixlip - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Kildare man missing since Monday found safe and well

Colin’s car a black Skoda Superb partial reg 151 KE is also missing.

# leixlip - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

‘Profoundly stupid’ man who made hoax Islamic State bomb call to Intel avoids jail

Colin Hammond made the call to get his friend out of work.

# leixlip - Monday 7 September, 2015

21-year-old Dylan Corcoran found safe and well

Dylan Corcoran had been missing since last Thursday.

# leixlip - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

€100k damage as gang uses heavy-duty equipment to steal 7km of ESB cables

There’s been a huge increase in similar incidents. Just in July, there were four in Galway, and one each in Wicklow, Laois and Cavan.

# leixlip - Friday 19 June, 2015

Two arrested after shots fired at armed gardaí

No one was injured in the incident.

# leixlip - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Two men arrested over Intel plant bomb hoax

The men have been released without charge and a file has been sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# leixlip - Monday 6 October, 2014

Man arrested after woman reports alleged assault in taxi

The man was subsequently released and a file is being sent to the DPP.

# leixlip - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Water works are being carried out at Leixlip today, what does that mean for you?

The water main supplies Fingal and areas of Dublin City and Meath.

# leixlip - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Four arrested, cash & jewellery seized in large-scale Dublin crime crackdown

It follows searches involving several garda units, backed up by the force’s air support unit.

# leixlip - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Investigation launched after death of young man who was in garda custody

Gardaí arrested the man in Maynooth and have said he was intoxicated.

# leixlip - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Cannabis, heroin, cocaine and a sawn-off shotgun seized in Leixlip

Two men, aged 58 and 20, were arrested at the scene.

# leixlip - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Poisonous substance used in euthanasia, death penalty stolen from Celbridge vet

Gardaí and the IMB are ‘anxious’ for the item to be recovered.

# leixlip - Sunday 20 October, 2013

Two in court over giant €2 million cocaine and heroin seizure

Two men will appear before a special sitting of Kilcock District Court in connection with the drugs seizure at a house in Kildare.

Gardaí seize heroin and cocaine worth €2m from 'sophisticated' factory

In a major operation in Kildare, two men were arrested after Gardaí seized cocaine and heroin from a house in Johnstownbridge.

# leixlip - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Motorcyclist in his 30s dies in crash on Kildare road

The collision between the motorcycle and a car happened just before 3pm today.

# leixlip - Monday 1 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Meet the woman representing Ireland in a Korean game show Quiz On Korea

Meet the woman representing Ireland in a Korean game show

Alana O’Brien will be flying the tricolour in a week-long reality show and quiz.

# leixlip - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Three men arrested for shooting in Kildare two years ago

The victim received serious head injuries while he sat in his car in Kilcock on 6 December 2011.

# leixlip - Friday 15 February, 2013

Two due in court after break-in at pub near Maynooth

The incident happened in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# leixlip - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to fatal M50 crash

An 80-year-old woman was killed in the motorway crash eleven days ago.

# leixlip - Friday 14 December, 2012

Plastics manufacturer to create 150 jobs with Leixlip expansion

MGS Mfg. Group, which supplied manufactured solutions to the plastics industry, is expanding at the HP campus.

# leixlip - Friday 17 August, 2012

Updated 13.02

ROADS IN KILDARE have reopened earlier than expected after a truck travelling onto the M4 got stuck under a bridge.

AA Roadwatch confirmed the incident but said the westbound ‘on ramp’ at junction 5 Leixlip is now open to vehicles. The lorry has been removed.

There are no further problems in the area.

# leixlip - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

From The42 London 2012: Introducing... Eoin Rheinisch 17 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Eoin Rheinisch

The 32-year-old kayaker from Kildare will represent Ireland in the K1 Slalom in London and finished 4th in the same event in Beijing.

# leixlip - Thursday 24 May, 2012

MISSING KILDARE TEENAGER Rosan Oulai has been found safe and well.

Gardaí in Leixlip thanked the public for their assistance and advised that no further action is required.

Rosan, 17, had been missing from her Ryevale Lawns home since 15 March.

Massive investment planned for Intel's Leixlip plant

CEO Paul Otellini hinted at the expansion during an investor meeting earlier this month.

HP Ireland: job losses will impact 'every business and region'

But there is no specific details for the 4,000 people currently employed at HP Ireland.

# leixlip - Monday 21 May, 2012

Appeal for missing teenager from Kildare

Rosan Oulai, 17, has been missing since March.

# leixlip - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Almost 500 jobs announced by high-tech multinationals

US-based HP, Abbott and Big Fish Games have announced investments of more than €100million in their Irish operations.

# leixlip - Saturday 14 January, 2012

Three people injured in gas explosion in Leixlip

Bord Gáis Networks were attending to a leak in a nearby premises when the blast occurred.

# leixlip - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Three arrested over attempted abduction of Kildare family

Armed men tried take a security company employee, his wife, and their 2-year-old son hostage in their Kildare home in April of last year.

# leixlip - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Man hospitalised after being shot in his car in Kildare

The 25-year-old man was shot just before midday in Kilcock.

# leixlip - Friday 23 September, 2011

Missing Leixlip teenager found

The teenage girl had been missing from her home in Leixlip, County Kildare since Monday night.

# leixlip - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

NetHope chooses Ireland for annual technology summit

NetHope, a collaborative organisation which aims to improve humanitarian agencies’ access to ICT in the developing world, has asked Concern to host its 10th annual summit in Kildare.

# leixlip - Sunday 18 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge Watch: the Irish woman who brought one X Factor judge to tears X Factor This post contains videos

Watch: the Irish woman who brought one X Factor judge to tears

Michelle Barrett wowed judges with her performance on last night’s programme.

# leixlip - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Air ambulance service to begin 24-hour operations from Dublin Airport

AeroMedevac Ireland will begin a 24-hour service tomorrow, after newspaper reports that it was only able to operate during daylight.

# leixlip - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Teenager killed in Co Kildare car accident

A teenager is struck by a car on the Celbridge to Leixlip road yesterday afternoon, and is later pronounced dead.