Carlow News

River of tears

A MEMBER of Carlow Sub Aqua Club pulled the body of a drowned man from the River Barrow yesterday morning, completely unaware that the tragic victim was in fact his beloved brother. Ollie ‘Racey’ Byrne, one of the founders of...

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The walking dead are coming to town!

ZOMBIES, the half-dead, bodysnatchers … you’d better watch out because the streets of Carlow will be crawling with the terrifying...

Friday, 24/10/14 - 9:53am Read More

Proud Rathvilly man Michael gets a very special visitor

Rathvilly Cup
FOR generations, he fostered a love of the GAA among Rathvilly children, so it was with tremendous pride that Michael...

Friday, 24/10/14 - 9:51am Read More

National News

Dublin Gardaí concerned for missing teenage girl

Gardaí are concerned for the welfare of a teenage girl who has gone missing from her home in Dublin.Gardaí in Ballyfermot are asking for the public's help to find 14-year-old Aoife Coogan, who has been missing from her home since...

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Gardaí charge two in connection with Dublin drug seizure

Two men have been arrested following a drugs haul in south Dublin.Gardaí found heroin with a street value of €80,000...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 8:29pm Read More

Artist John Shinnors injured in motorway crash

Gardaí are investigating an incident on the M7 Limerick to Dublin motorway in which well-known artist John Shinnors was injured...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 8:12pm Read More


George and Amal celebrate marriage with their friends

The new Mr and Mrs Clooney are throwing yet another party to celebrate their marriage tonight.Following their four-day wedding in Venice, George and Amal have hired out the five star Danesfield House hotel in Buckinghamshire, England.It is expected to be...

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Gallaghers on ‘good terms’ but no reunion in sight

Noel and Liam Gallagher are on "good terms".The brothers and former Oasis bandmates fell out in 2009 and are believed...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 7:39pm Read More

Beady Eye split

Beady Eye has split up.The rock band - consisting of Liam Gallagher, Gem Archer, Andy Bell, Chris Sharrock and Jay...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 5:23pm Read More

Carlow Sport

Rathvilly go on as Éire Óg go out

Rathvilly goalkeeper Robbie Molloy takes down Éire Óg's Sean Gannon as he heads for goal
Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final Rathvilly 1-12 Éire Óg 1-8 By Kieran Murphy A game of two halves. The first produced probably the poorest 30 minutes of senior football seen at this ground this year while the second half was laden...

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Palatine have far too much in reserve

Palatine's Ciaran Moran looks to collect the ball as Kildavin-Clonegal's Donal Hickey closes in
Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final Palatine 0-17 Kildavin-Clonegal 0-8 By Kieran Murphy MICK Lillis was not reading too much into this...

Thursday, 02/10/14 - 3:47pm Read More

Naomh Eoin hold all the aces in victory

IFC Quarter-Final Naomh Eoin 1-18 Fenagh 0-7 By Charlie Keegan FENAGH surrendered their intermediate football championship title at Spellman Park,...

Thursday, 02/10/14 - 3:45pm Read More

National Sport

Rodgers: Mario doing his best

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers vowed to stick with Mario Balotelli after another goalless but encouraging display against Hull.Balotelli is still to score in the Barclays Premier League since moving to Anfield after the Reds were shut out by the Tigers...

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Real spoil Suarez debut

Real Madrid overcame Neymar's early opening goal to see off arch rivals Barcelona 3-1 at the Bernabeu as Luis Suarez...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 8:34pm Read More

North proves to be Saints’ one-man bonus point

Northampton 34 Ospreys 6George North's quartet of tries reinvigorated Northampton's European campaign, but the 34-6 victory over the Ospreys came...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 8:31pm Read More