Carlow News

Carlow man’s marathon quest in memory of his father

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TO MARK the ten-year passing of his father, a Carlow man will be running the London marathon next year in aid of the Irish Heart Foundation (IHF). Thirty-four-year-old Charlie Curran is running the marathon in memory of his father, Charlie...

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Carlow man John Butler is new chairperson of regional game councils

John Butler (Chairman National Association of Regional Game Councils)
HUNTING was about putting food on the table when John Butler first started almost 50 years ago. Now, the day...

Thursday, 11/12/14 - 11:55am Read More

Vehicle that delivers jackets to the homeless stolen in broad daylight in Carlow

A VAN that’s used to deliver hundreds of jackets to the poor and the homeless was stolen in broad daylight...

Thursday, 11/12/14 - 11:47am Read More

National News

Kenny Christmas message aimed at families with loved ones abroad

Enda Kenny has directed his Christmas message at families who are apart for Christmas.He said he wanted to tell these families: "We are working day and night to strengthen our country's recovery and create the jobs that will allow (your...

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Police appeal for witnesses after 18-year-old shot in leg

Police in the North are appealing for witnesses after an 18-year-old man was shot in the Falls Road area of...

Friday, 19/12/14 - 10:10am Read More

Raiders threaten staff, flee with money in Dublin robbery

Gardaí are investigating an armed robbery of a cash-in-transit van on Cork Street in Dublin before 8am today.It is understood...

Friday, 19/12/14 - 9:18am Read More


Irish comedians win big at The British Comedy Awards

Chris O'Dowd,Brendan O'Carroll and Aisling Bea are celebrating their wins at the annual British Comedy Awards. Chris O'Dowd series Moone Boy took home the award for Best Sitcom, and Mrs Brown's Boys creator Brendan O'Carroll was announced the winner of...

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Rock: Everyone in Hollywood terrified of leaked emails

Chris Rock says everyone in Hollywood is scared that their private emails might be leaked.The 'Top Five' actor claims "nobody...

Friday, 19/12/14 - 7:17am Read More

Aniston is auntie for third time; says pressure to be mum is unfair

Jennifer Aniston has become an aunt for the third time.The 'Cake' star's half-brother, Alex 'AJ' Aniston, and girlfriend Adriane Hallek...

Friday, 19/12/14 - 7:15am 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

Gerrard urges Sterling to sign new Liverpool deal

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has told team-mate Raheem Sterling to commit his future to the club.Despite his current deal having two and a half seasons to run, Sterling has seen his contract situation at Anfield become a talking point.Sterling's versatility...

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Reus hit with €540k driving fine

Marco Reus says that not even he knows what led him not to take a driving test after he was...

Friday, 19/12/14 - 9:48am Read More

The year in football: a musical review

The lads at Project Babb have reviewed the year in football and presented it to us as a catchy four...

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