Carlow News

Dead animals found scattered around ‘squalid’ Carlow puppy farm

The scale of the rescue of animals from a puppy farm in Myshall, Co Carlow has been described as "unprecedented" by the ISPCA. Numerous ISPCA officers, as well as Gardaí and officials from the Department of Agriculture and the Local...

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Unflattering YouTube video depicts Carlovians as drunkards

A YOUTUBE video has painted Carlow as a town of drunken people. The four-minute clip was created on behalf of...

Wednesday, 22/04/15 - 11:55am Read More

Minister Varadkar gives Caredoc his seal of approval

Minister for Health Leo Varadker visits Care Doc call center in
HEALTH minister Leo Varadkar was at the coalface to see the response to urgent out-of-hours medical needs when he visited...

Wednesday, 22/04/15 - 11:50am Read More

National News

Robinson warns against ‘lynch mob’ approach after Wells resignation

The North's First Minister Peter Robinson has said Jim Wells should not be subjected to a "lynch mob" by critics.The North's embattled former health minister quit after sparking controversy over comments about gay marriage. "I do ask people that they...

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Cork woman claims €500k prize six weeks after finding Euromillions ticket in press

A woman from Cork is half a million euro richer after finding a winning Euromillions ticket in her press, six...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 2:12pm Read More

Group calling for ‘No’ vote in Marriage Referendum calls for debate with Taoiseach

A group campaigning for a 'No' vote in the Marriage Equality Referendum is calling on the Taoiseach to take part...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 1:57pm Read More


Actor Michael Cera to play Workman’s Club in Dublin

Hollywood star Michael Cera is to play the Workman's Club in Dublin this June.The star of films such as Juno, Youth in Revolt and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (where he played a bass player in a teen band) will...

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Rumours Mel B was axed from X factor because of husband ‘absolute nonsense’

Mel B's management have rubbished claims she was axed from 'The X Factor' because of her husband Stephen Belafonte.The 39-year-old...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 2:08pm Read More

Kidd: Death threats against Perkins ‘horrific’

Jodie Kidd says the way Sue Perkins was treated by 'Top Gear' fans was "horrific".With both women being named the...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 11:47am Read More

Carlow Sport

Carlow hang on for a valuable draw

Carlow's John Murphy tries to get past Wicklow's Paul Cunningham
    By Kieran Murphy   AFTER watching Carlow and Wicklow play out an exciting draw (0-9 each) in their NFL Division 4 tie in Netwatch Cullen Park on Sunday, Carlow manager Turlough O’Brien was not his usual calm self....

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    Kearney disappointed with the draw   By Kieran Murphy SOMETIMES a goalkeeper can see things which others don’t...

Friday, 20/03/15 - 11:06am Read More

Carlow's John Murphy sees his effort flash just wide of the post during the NFL Division 4 game against Wicklow in Netwatch Cullen Park
National Football League Division 4   Carlow get out of jail and are still unbeaten     Carlow 0-9 Wicklow...

Friday, 20/03/15 - 11:05am Read More

National Sport

Republic to play Northern Ireland in closed-doors match

Republic of Ireland will play a closed-doors training match against Northern Ireland at Aviva Stadium on Thursday June 4, it was announced today.The game is intended by both managers as a training exercise prior to important European qualifiers in Group...

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Three things we learned from the Football League Division 1 final

By Peter McNamara 1. Cian O'Sullivan's revised roleKilmacud Crokes' Cian O'Sullivan is a pillar of consistency for Dublin.Since arriving on...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 3:14pm Read More

Chris Smalling: Everton match was ‘a massive wake-up call’ for Man United

Chris Smalling hopes Manchester United's 3-0 defeat to Everton will serve as a "massive wake-up call" to those who felt...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 1:05pm Read More