Carlow News

Brothel discovered to be operating in the centre of Carlow town

The Nationalist can reveal that a brothel is being operated from Hanover Court in the centre of Carlow town. The resident, who did not wish to be identified, contacted The Nationalist in relation to the matter. About two months ago, he began...

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Tinryland goes retro with drive-in movie

Drive in Movies
IT SEEMS like the ultimate in American retro, from those iconic scenes in Grease to the sheer novelty of never leaving...

Wednesday, 15/06/16 - 12:14pm Read More

Simon new book draws on his own background

Roz Lewis, Maresa Sheehan and Maria Reilly at the launch of Simon Lewis's new book of poetry, ***Jewtown***
Photo: Thomas Nolan
A BOOK of poetry about a generation of Jews who emigrated to Ireland from Lithuania during the late 19th century...

Wednesday, 15/06/16 - 12:07pm Read More

National News

Change to current border arrangements will have ‘adverse effect’ on business

The Chair of the Finance Committee has said any change to the current border arrangements – between the North and South of Ireland – will have an adverse effect on small business here. Earlier, the Finance Minister Michael Noonan told...

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Gardaí to consider industrial action if hit with pay freeze

Rank and file gardaí have said they may consider industrial action if they are hit with a pay freeze. Over...

Thursday, 30/06/16 - 3:10pm Read More

Calorie and alcohol content labels launched by Diageo

Diageo drinks is launching new labels which detail calorie and alcohol content. The parent company of Guinness and Smithwicks will...

Thursday, 30/06/16 - 2:34pm Read More


Looks like Kodaline have bagged themselves an unexpected fan

Of course Dublin band Kodaline have been on our radar for a few years now and we still can’t get enough of them. Although it now looks like the lads have also made quite the impression across the pond, as...

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Síle Seoige reveals how yoga helped after battling cancer

Síle Seoige has revealed how much yoga helped her after battling cancer. The RTÉ star revealed back in 2012 that...

Tuesday, 28/06/16 - 1:08pm Read More

Carlow Sport

Mourinho set to ring the changes

Jose Mourinho is unlikely to take long to settle in to Old Trafford
By David O’Byrne NOW that Jose Mourinho has finally been appointed as Manchester United manager on a three-year contract, there might be a few changes around Old Trafford. With his vast experiences and knowledge of the football world, and the...

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Carlow falter as Louth take the spoils

  For the second week in a row a Carlow senior team have made their exit from the Leinster championships....

Wednesday, 25/05/16 - 12:52pm Read More

Louth prove too powerful for Carlow challenge

Louth 2-24 Carlow 3-11 CARLOW’s run in this year’s Leinster senior football championship came to an abrupt end in Portlaoise...

Wednesday, 25/05/16 - 12:46pm Read More

National Sport

Seanie Maguire’s golden goal gives Cork City away win against Linfield

Seanie Maguire was Cork City’s golden goal hero with a 63rd minute penalty to give the Leesiders a massive away win in their Europa League, first qualifying tie with Linfield at a wet and overcast Windsor Park in Belfast tonight,...

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Swing changes still causing difficulty for Rory McIlroy in France

Rory McIlroy revealed how much work he has to do before bidding to regain his Open title after an erratic...

Thursday, 30/06/16 - 8:14pm Read More

Giant-killer Jana Cepelova dumps out second seed Garbine Muguruza

Reigning French Open champion Garbine Muguruza crashed out of Wimbledon as world number 124 Jana Cepelova created a major upset....

Thursday, 30/06/16 - 6:59pm Read More