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# newbridge - Monday 11 November, 2013

Newbridge Credit Union staff set to meet tonight to discuss takeover

A demonstration against the transfer of the body into the management of PTSB has been taking place this afternoon.

Gilmore: Newbridge Credit Union is a one-off case

Gilmore said the government hopes it will be possible to have a credit union in Newbridge again.

Credit Unions are "safe, strong and secure" - ILCU chief

Kieron Brennan said that the Newbridge Credit Union case is “exceptional”, but Permanent TSB says it is business as usual for Newbridge members.

Newbridge Credit Union taken over by Permanent TSB

The Central Bank applied to have the credit union taken over by the state-backed bank, but campaigners say they will take the case to Europe.

# newbridge - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Central Bank to apply to have PTSB take over Newbridge Credit Union - reports

A proposed merger with Naas Credit Union has fallen apart, leaving the future of Newbridge Credit Union uncertain.

# newbridge - Monday 30 September, 2013

20-year-old backseat passenger killed in Kildare crash

The two other occupants of the car were seriously injured.

# newbridge - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Government will have to pay "tens of millions" in Newbridge Credit Union merger

A protest is planned for this Friday at the Central Bank as the Minister for Finance has approved, “in principle”, plans to merge two Kildare credit unions.

# newbridge - Friday 26 July, 2013

'We don’t look at other cases of missing women in relation to Deirdre'

Fifteen years after she was last seen, her mother Bernadette Jacob appealed to the public for new information.

# newbridge - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

From The42 GAA to review stadium policies in Newbridge after fans jostle referee McQuillan Controversy

GAA to review stadium policies in Newbridge after fans jostle referee McQuillan

Director-General Paraic Duffy has described the scenes as ‘completely unacceptable’.

# newbridge - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Two arrested and two get away through a field after burglary of Wexford shop

Two men are due before a special sitting of Naas District Court this evening over burglary of a shop in Bunclody earlier today.

# newbridge - Friday 1 March, 2013

Two arrested after bomb-making equipment found in Kildare

Items associated with the manufacture of pipe bombs were found in a house in Newbridge yesterday evening.

# newbridge - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Young man dies in Kildare road crash

The incident has been referred to the Garda Ombudsman and the Naas to Newbridge lanes of the dual carriageway are currently closed.

# newbridge - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

From The42 GAA await safety report on Kildare ground in Newbridge Stadia Concerns

GAA await safety report on Kildare ground in Newbridge

It is still unclear as to whether the Lilywhites can hold their home football league games in 2013 in St Conleth’s Park.

# newbridge - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

5 arrested as Gardaí seize €5 million in cannabis plants from 'industrial' operation

The haul of cannabis plants from industrial-style grow houses around the country was one of the largest drug seizures of the year

# newbridge - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

In pictures: three goats released on Howth Head Goats For Howth This post contains images

In pictures: three goats released on Howth Head

The Golden Guernseys have been tasked with keeping the integrity and biodiversity of the area in tact.

# newbridge - Monday 20 August, 2012

Death of man at Newbridge nightclub not being treated as suspicious

A post mortem is due to be carried out on the body of a man found at the bottom of stairs at a nightclub in the Kildare town over the weekend.

# newbridge - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Motorists warned over road closures in Swords on Sunday

A number of roads in Swords will be closed on a rolling basis from 6am to 12.00 noon due to the Fingal 10k Road Race.

# newbridge - Monday 16 July, 2012

From The42 Kildare lose home advantage while Kerry and Tyrone set for Killarney showdown Fixtures

Kildare lose home advantage while Kerry and Tyrone set for Killarney showdown

The GAA have confirmed the fixture details for upcoming senior football and hurling championship ties.

# newbridge - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Atlantic Homecare announces plans to close five stores

Stores in Dublin, Cork, Newbridge, Limerick and Galway are threatened with closure.

# newbridge - Thursday 5 April, 2012

Lack of funding means domestic violence refuge lies unused Domestic Violence This post contains images

Lack of funding means domestic violence refuge lies unused

Four self-contained apartments, meant to be used by families seeking refuge from domestic violence, cannot be utilised because of lack of funding.

# newbridge - Friday 17 February, 2012

Three arrested over ecstasy seizure in Kildare

Gardaí found the drugs with an estimated street value of €350,000 during a search operation in Castledermot in Kildare last night.

# newbridge - Saturday 11 February, 2012

Credit Union’s ‘special manager’ has wages cut – to €375 an hour

The special manager appointed to oversee operations at Newbridge Credit Union has his hourly rate cut at the High Court.

# newbridge - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Noonan: People should 'rest easy' about credit unions

The Minister for Finance said that the current problem is with individual credit unions rather than the credit union movement as a whole.

# newbridge - Friday 13 January, 2012

The Daily Fix: Friday

In tonight’s fix: Downgrades for France – and difficulty for us? Plus: yet more rows over septic tanks, victory for workers at La Senza, and every presentation you’ve ever seen…

'Special manager' appointed at Newbridge Credit Union

The government says the appointment does not mean the credit union is in trouble, and that services continue as normal.

# newbridge - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Fine Gael senator hits out at "serious discrepancies" in bus fares

Catherine Noone says there is little or no rationale or consistency to Bus Éireann fares.

# newbridge - Saturday 12 November, 2011

Gardaí issue appeal for missing 16-year-old

Deimant Daciolaite was last seen in Newbridge in Kildare on Tuesday.

# newbridge - Sunday 2 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In this evening’s fix: the latest from the presidential campaign trail and the Sinn Féin/Fine Gael war of words, 700 arrested in New York, and an early Halloween fright…

From The Daily Edge Cartoonist recovers pieces stolen from train in Kildare Good News

Cartoonist recovers pieces stolen from train in Kildare

Donal Casey’s cartoons were stolen from the train at Newbridge, has he travelled to prepare for an exhibition. A good Samaritan came across the stolen items and returned them.

# newbridge - Monday 11 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge WATCH: Christy Moore and Coldplay sing ‘Ride On’ at Oxegen Oxegen This post contains videos

WATCH: Christy Moore and Coldplay sing ‘Ride On’ at Oxegen

Kildare’s favourite son is a surprise guest on the final night at Oxegen. Watch Christy and Chris sing to 60,000 people.

# newbridge - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday

Five things you need to know: a bad day for Fianna Fáil, a gruesome Valentine’s attack in Newbridge, and the tipping point approaches for mortgage holders.