Carlow News

Piper Colm is tops at the fleadh

Fleadh winner Colm Ó Bhruadair
THE streets of Sligo pulsed with Irish rhythms and revelry as age-old traditions were celebrated by fresh generations at the Comhaltas Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann All-Ireland Championships 2014. One young Carlow musician who certainly added to the musical atmosphere was...

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Fun day in O’Hanrahan’s

ALL THE fun of the fair will be enjoyed in O’Hanrahan’s GAA grounds this Sunday, 24 August, as the juvenile...

Thursday, 21/08/14 - 4:53pm Read More

Met Éireann warns of localised flooding

Met Éireann has issued a new weather warning.The 6am yellow rainfall alert is in effect for Dublin, Carlow, Kildare, Kilkenny,...

Saturday, 09/08/14 - 9:55am Read More

National News

IMO to ballot consultants over pay and career proposals

The Irish Medical Organisation is to ballot its members on proposals from the Labour Relations Commission on consultants' pay and career structure.However, the IMO will not make a recommendation on the issue to its members, saying while the proposals are...

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Dublin Bike scheme offline due to connection failure

Cyclists using the Dublin Bike scheme were prevented from accessing docking stations last night.The 41 docking stations in the Capital...

Wednesday, 03/09/14 - 7:31am Read More

Goodbody’s predicts rising house prices for many years

A leading stockbroker says property prices in Ireland will rise for years to come.Goodbody's pointed out that ongoing supply shortages...

Wednesday, 03/09/14 - 7:16am Read More


All eyes on Kim at awards for men

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian stole the show at a glitzy awards do - designed to celebrate men.The socialite, 33, who is in the UK with her rapper husband Kanye West and their daughter North, was presented with the Woman...

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Police charge Bieber with assault

Justin Bieber faces new charges after being arrested for dangerous driving and assault following a collision between a minivan and...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 6:12pm Read More

Elbow announce six UK tour dates

The alternative rock band Elbow will perform six intimate shows in total, with three-night residencies at Manchester's O2 Apollo and...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 6:08pm Read More

Carlow Sport

Teams need to pick up the pace after poor showing

  By Kieran Murphy THERE were talking points a plenty after the third round of the senior hurling championship was completed on Sunday. St Mullins manager Anthony McCormack was shocked and stunned as he watched his team register a meagre...

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Disappointing encounter never lived up to hype

St Mullins 0-11 Naomh Eoin 0-11   By Kieran Murphy WHAT should have been one of the best matches of...

Thursday, 28/08/14 - 12:35pm Read More

MLR silence doubts with impressive return to form

  Mount Leinster Rangers 3-13 Ballinkillen 1-10 By Kieran Murphy THIS SHC third round game in Dr Cullen Park on...

Thursday, 28/08/14 - 12:33pm Read More

National Sport

Brady: We won’t be going to Georgia for a draw

Robbie Brady insists the Republic of Ireland will not be fazed by the prospect of launching their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign in the white heat of Tbilisi.Martin O'Neill's side are assured a hostile welcome when they head for Georgia on...

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Watson names US wild cards for Ryder Cup

Redemption was the overriding theme after United States captain Tom Watson named Keegan Bradley, Hunter Mahan and Webb Simpson as...

Wednesday, 03/09/14 - 7:21am Read More

Monfils beats Dimitrov to set up quarter-final with Federer

Roger Federer buried another of last year's ghosts by defeating Roberto Bautista Agut to reach the quarter-finals of the US...

Wednesday, 03/09/14 - 6:58am Read More