This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 11 °C Saturday 11 July, 2020

#St Luke's Hospital

# st-lukes-hospital - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Two healthcare workers from same hospital die after contracting Covid-19

The tragic news was confirmed this evening.

# st-lukes-hospital - Monday 24 June, 2019

Harris says all maternity hospitals 'should be in a position' to offer abortion services after Kilkenny medics letter

Doctors at St Luke’s wrote in a letter that they’d decided the hospital “is not an appropriate location for medical or surgical terminations”.

Hospital seeks suspension of gynaecologist who performed 'exploratory work' without consent

The Kilkenny hospital commissioned a report into the doctor’s behaviour.

# st-lukes-hospital - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Man in his 80s dies from injuries sustained in Christmas Eve hospital fire

The fire was contained to one room and several other patients are now being treated for injuries.

# st-lukes-hospital - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Man stabbed at shopping centre in Kilkenny

A man in his late 30s is being held at Kilkenny Garda Station.

# st-lukes-hospital - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Investigation launched after mother dies shortly after giving birth

Tracey Fitzpatrick died after giving birth to her third child.

# st-lukes-hospital - Monday 5 January, 2015

Man (48) dies in industrial accident in quarry

It was the first workplace accident of 2015.

# st-lukes-hospital - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Susie Long Hospice Fund set to open six palliative care beds in Kilkenny

The SLHF eventually wants to open a 12-bed hospice in St Luke’s Hospital.

# st-lukes-hospital - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Man dead and seven others injured in Carlow road crash

Three are seriously injured after the two-car collision on the Old Bagenalstown Road.

# st-lukes-hospital - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Two women killed in Carlow crash

Four other people – including two children – were also injured in the collision between a car and a minibus.

# st-lukes-hospital - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

Kenny slams Sinn Féin 'witch hunt' against Minister for Health

Sinn Féin has demanded an explanation as to why emergency wards in Kilkenny and Wexford had upgrades ‘fast-tracked’.

# st-lukes-hospital - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Documents show ministers announced hospital works before HSE Board knew

The opposition lashes out as RTÉ’s This Week obtains documents showing upgrades in Kilkenny and Wexford were fast-tracked.

# st-lukes-hospital - Monday 1 October, 2012

Woman in serious condition after being struck by vehicle in Kilkenny

An 18-year-old woman remains in hospital after being struck by a car while crossing the road in Kilkenny on Sunday.

# st-lukes-hospital - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Man arrested over Carlow doorstep shooting

The man in his 40s was detained this evening in Carlow Town.

# st-lukes-hospital - Thursday 12 July, 2012

Man to appear in court over assault of elderly woman in Kilkenny

A 35-year-old man has been charged in connection with an assault and robbery of an elderly woman in Kilkenny.

# st-lukes-hospital - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Gardaí launch murder probe over death of Kilkenny woman, 51

Siobhan Stapelton, a mother of five, died in hospital after being found with serious injuries outside her home in Thomastown.

Post mortem results due after death of woman in Kilkenny

The woman, named locally as Siobhán Stapleton, was discovered injured outside her family home in Thomastown yesterday.

# st-lukes-hospital - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

From The42 Former Kilkenny hurler DJ Carey taken to hospital DJ Carey

Former Kilkenny hurler DJ Carey taken to hospital

Carey, 41, is in a stable condition after he became unwell this afternoon.

# st-lukes-hospital - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Three arrested over Kilkenny stabbing

A 21-year-old man was seriously injured after being stabbed in the city last night.

# st-lukes-hospital - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Two killed, and three hospitalised, in Kilkenny car crash

A married couple in their sixties are killed, and three others hospitalised, after the crash outside Kilkenny city.