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 - 8:55am Read More

National News

Ebola suspected after Donegal death

Medics suspect a man found dead in Donegal was infected with the deadly Ebola virus while working in Africa, the HSE has said.It is believed the suspected victim, who locals named as Dessie Quinn, from the Doorin area, outside Mountcharles,...

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Search for IRA victim’s remains to start in Meath

Fresh searches for one of the IRA's so-called Disappeared victims are to start in Meath within days, it has been...

Thursday, 21/08/14 - 6:57pm Read More

HSE confirms assessment of suspected Ebola case in Donegal

The HSE has confirmed it is currently assessing a suspected case of Ebola in Donegal, after the discovery of a...

Thursday, 21/08/14 - 6:30pm Read More


Downton cast banned from taking modern objects to work

The cast of 'Downton Abbey' have been banned from taking modern items on set.Producers of the hit ITV period drama have laid down a harsh ban after a plastic water bottle was spotted in the background of a publicity shot...

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Weatherfield to be rocked by return of popular Corrie character

'Coronation Street' boss Stuart Blackburn is planning to bring back some of the soap's most popular characters.The ITV soap's executive...

Thursday, 21/08/14 - 6:52pm Read More

Bey’s mam: Their marriage is ‘perfect’

Beyonce's mother insists her daughter's marriage to Jay Z is "perfect".The 'Crazy in Love' singer and her spouse have been...

Thursday, 21/08/14 - 6:50pm Read More

Carlow Sport

‘Best experience of my football career’: Dwyer

Lauren Dwyer in action for the Rep of Ireland U19s against The Netherlands in the European Championship semi-final
By Kieran Murphy LAUREN Dwyer who featured in all of Ireland’s games in the UEFA’s Women’s U19 Championships in Norway has described the experience as the highlight of her career. The Browneshill girl played in all three qualifying games against...

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Disappointment for Lawler in US

Marcus Lawler
  By John Foley There was disappointment for Carlow sprinter Marcus Lawler (right) at the World Junior Athletics Championships in...

Friday, 08/08/14 - 12:22pm Read More

Coogan lands a late, late winner for Naomh Eoin

  U21 ‘A’ football championship quarter-final Naomh Eoin3-9 Kildavin-Clonegal 2-11 By Kieran Murphy IN the lead up to this U21...

Friday, 08/08/14 - 12:21pm Read More

National Sport

Bad start for in-form McIlroy

Rory McIlroy endured a nightmare start to his bid to make it four wins in a row as he reached the turn in a four-over 40 before picking up a shot on the way back in the first round at...

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Mackey upset by ‘inaccurate’ claims

Malky Mackay is "very concerned about seriously inaccurate and misleading reports" in the media and has said he will fully...

Thursday, 21/08/14 - 9:21pm Read More

Tottenham seals 2-1 win

Ael Limassol 1 Tottenham 2Erik Lamela inspired Tottenham to a 2-1 victory over AEL Limassol in the in the first...

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