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Farming Life
Enniskillen Campus celebrates successful yearMyra Greeves, Omagh, Meghan Lee, Armagh, Louise Malcolm, Belfast, Emma McCabe,
Enniskillen Campus celebrates successful year
Farming Life / Posted 10 hours ago
Myra Greeves, Omagh, Meghan Lee, Armagh, Louise Malcolm, Belfast, Emma McCabe, Dundalk, Co Louth, Andrew McIntyre, Naas, Co Kildare, Amanda Williams, Ballywalter Third Class Honours: Nicola Brolly, Castlefinn, Co Donegal, Shauna Larkin,... Read more
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Farming Life
Ruby Walsh under starter’s orders for Jog for Jockeysasked to register online at www.jogforjockeys.ie. Sponsorship cards are also av
Ruby Walsh under starter’s orders for Jog for Jockeys
Farming Life / Posted yesterday
asked to register online at www.jogforjockeys.ie. Sponsorship cards are also available online and from reception in Horse Racing Ireland at Ballymany, the Curragh, Co Kildare. Start time for 10km run is 11am and the 5km runners will begin at 11.20... Read more
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The Irish Times
Five BofI branches from Layden portfolio for sale at €9.34mis priced at €1.85 million. Murphy Mulhall is quoting €1,250,000 for a three-s
Five BofI branches from Layden portfolio for sale at €9.34m
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
is priced at €1.85 million. Murphy Mulhall is quoting €1,250,000 for a three-storey semi-detached bank building in Athy, Co Kildare, which is producing an annual rent of €79,471. The five planned sales come after the Layden group reported the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Five Bank of Ireland branches from the Layden portfolio for sale at €9.34mis priced at €1.85 million. Murphy Mulhall is quoting €1,250,000 for a three-s
Five Bank of Ireland branches from the Layden portfolio for sale at €9.34m
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
is priced at €1.85 million. Murphy Mulhall is quoting €1,250,000 for a three-storey semi-detached bank building in Athy, Co Kildare, which is producing an annual rent of €79,471. The five planned sales come after the Layden group reported the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Leland Bardwell, a leading light of Irish literary scene, dies aged 94and the historic changes.” Born in India to Irish parents, she was brought hom
Leland Bardwell, a leading light of Irish literary scene, dies aged 94
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
and the historic changes.” Born in India to Irish parents, she was brought home at the age of 2 and grew up in Leixlip. Co Kildare. She was educated at Alexandra College, Dublin and the University of London. Her father, Pat Hone, had a family... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Adam Webster a ‘star in the making’ says Mick McCarthyin the summer and will be back with the squad to join them for next week’s trai
Adam Webster a ‘star in the making’ says Mick McCarthy
Ipswich Star / Posted 2 days ago
in the summer and will be back with the squad to join them for next week’s training camp at the Carton House Hotel in Co Kildare near Dublin, while Daryl Murphy has also been given additional time off and will return to the club on Tuesday,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Irish pub owner stocks up on kegs of Guinness for influx of fans in Lillepreparing for a fan invasion by getting dozens of extra kegs of Guinness. Alan
Irish pub owner stocks up on kegs of Guinness for influx of fans in Lille
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
preparing for a fan invasion by getting dozens of extra kegs of Guinness. Alan Sheehan, 44, is originally from Maynooth in Co Kildare and is braced for the arrival of thousands of Irish fans ahead of the Republic's must-win Euro 2016 tie with Italy... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Housing hinders refugee resettlementresettlement here] have suffered torture or trauma”. Resettled adult refugees
Housing hinders refugee resettlement
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
resettlement here] have suffered torture or trauma”. Resettled adult refugees are initially accommodated in Monasterevin, Co Kildare, and Dungarvan, Co Waterford, while teenagers are placed in local schools. Families are later transferred to Cork,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Family Fortunes: A shock proposal from a confirmed bachelorCo Dublin. My mother, Eileen Considine, was a 44-year-old nurse working in Engl
Family Fortunes: A shock proposal from a confirmed bachelor
The Irish Times / Posted 13 days ago
Co Dublin. My mother, Eileen Considine, was a 44-year-old nurse working in England. She was originally from Rathangan, Co Kildare, but she trained in Leeds Infirmary and later was a theatre sister at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London. In... Read more
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The Irish Times
Suspended Ulster Bank manager seeks order preventing dismissalinvolvement in, the managing of her parents’ Ulster Bank Money Market account.
Suspended Ulster Bank manager seeks order preventing dismissal
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
involvement in, the managing of her parents’ Ulster Bank Money Market account. Ms Kinsella, Collegewood Park, Clane, Co Kildare, who has been with the bank for more than 12 years, denies any wrongdoing. The suspension centres around a... Read more
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The Irish Times
Irish charcoal keeps the home fires burningto serve alongside the meat. He grows rocket, pak choi, spinach and baby lettuc
Irish charcoal keeps the home fires burning
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
to serve alongside the meat. He grows rocket, pak choi, spinach and baby lettuce at his farm in Ballitore outside Athy, Co Kildare. His outdoor-grown strawberries should be ripe by now. September will bring his Irish-grown organic sweetcorn to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Donald Trump's planned seawall at Doonbeg labelled 'naïve, unsustainable and outdated'said: "As an island nation ... we can't build any more land." Sean Fitzgerald,
Donald Trump's planned seawall at Doonbeg labelled 'naïve, unsustainable and outdated'
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
said: "As an island nation ... we can't build any more land." Sean Fitzgerald, a golfer and surfer from Newbridge, Co Kildare, said the wall will ultimately kill the dunes and leave Doonbeg a flat piece of land. Aoife O'Donovan,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Planning submissions reveal two sides to Trump's Co Clare seawall rowsaid: "As a n island nation ... we can't build any more land." Sean Fitzgerald
Planning submissions reveal two sides to Trump's Co Clare seawall row
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
said: "As a n island nation ... we can't build any more land." Sean Fitzgerald, a golfer and surfer from Newbridge, Co Kildare, said the wall will ultimately kill the dunes and leave Doonbeg a flat piece of land. Aoife O'Donovan,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Blazes Boylan, Skin-the-Goat and Frederick Sweny: the real people of ‘Ulysses’Model School in Enniscorthy, Co Wexford; St Colman’s College, Newry; Blackrock
Blazes Boylan, Skin-the-Goat and Frederick Sweny: the real people of ‘Ulysses’
The Irish Times / Posted 18 days ago
Model School in Enniscorthy, Co Wexford; St Colman’s College, Newry; Blackrock College, Dublin; and Clongowes Wood College, Co Kildare. He opened the successful Civil Service Academy in Gardiner Street, Dublin. Here students trained for entrance... Read more
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The Irish Times
50 things to do with kids this summerOutdoor ProductionsVarious venues, June-August Fabulous settings all over the
50 things to do with kids this summer
The Irish Times / Posted 19 days ago
Outdoor ProductionsVarious venues, June-August Fabulous settings all over the country, such as Castletown House, Co Kildare, Malahide Castle, Co Dublin, Fota House, Co Cork, and the Battle of the Boyne Estate, Co Meath, provide the... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘You can’t hug Skype’: Irish mammies on their emigrant childrenas they told their family’s story. At a second meeting last month, Teresa Clif
‘You can’t hug Skype’: Irish mammies on their emigrant children
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
as they told their family’s story. At a second meeting last month, Teresa Clifford, a psychotherapist from Newbridge, Co Kildare, told the group that she felt very alone dealing with the “grief” of being separated from her adult children since... Read more
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The Irish Times
Layoffs begin at Intel Leixlip plant4,500 employees and about 700 long- term contract workers in Ireland, mainly in
Layoffs begin at Intel Leixlip plant
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
4,500 employees and about 700 long- term contract workers in Ireland, mainly in the chipmaker’s largest site in Europe, outside Leixlip, Co Kildare. Some 250 people worked at a research and development facility in Shannon, and a further 350 in... Read more
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Herald.ie
Gangster's home raided and papers seized as part of probe into Ryan murderthen pregnant 24-year-old partner who was walking with him at Parnell Square No
Gangster's home raided and papers seized as part of probe into Ryan murder
Herald.ie / Posted 22 days ago
then pregnant 24-year-old partner who was walking with him at Parnell Square North. The two-man hit team involved in Ryan's murder travelled from Finglas to the Victoria Bridge area in Co Kildare where they burnt out their Grey VW Golf getaway... Read more
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RTE News
Gilligan tries to block sale of properties by CABfamily to try to stop the Criminal Assets Bureau selling three properties. CAB
Gilligan tries to block sale of properties by CAB
RTE News / Posted 23 days ago
family to try to stop the Criminal Assets Bureau selling three properties. CAB seized an eight-bedroom house at Jessbrook, Co Kildare and two houses in west Dublin 20 years ago. Gilligan, his son Darren and his daughter Tracy are each represented... Read more
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The Irish Times
Travelling as a solo parent isn’t that easyshe has no children herself, Butler and her three siblings were raised by their
Travelling as a solo parent isn’t that easy
The Irish Times / Posted 23 days ago
she has no children herself, Butler and her three siblings were raised by their mother on her own in Kilcullen, Co Kildare, after their Canadian father returned to Canada. She understands the challenges families can face when adults are... Read more
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The Irish Times
Keeping her eye on Ireland’s historical and grand propertiesat Dublin Castle and last week, CASA, a major exhibition of paintings by Richar
Keeping her eye on Ireland’s historical and grand properties
The Irish Times / Posted 26 days ago
at Dublin Castle and last week, CASA, a major exhibition of paintings by Richard Gorman at Castletown House in Celbridge, Co Kildare, which continues until September 30th. She is married with two children. Describe your interiors style? My style... Read more
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The Irish Times
50 things to do in Ireland this summerversion now a distant memory, here’s hoping Spielberg works his magic. Outdoor
50 things to do in Ireland this summer
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
version now a distant memory, here’s hoping Spielberg works his magic. Outdoors: Donadea Forest duathlons Donadea, Co Kildare July 23rd and August 20th If you fancy a not-too-taxing combined cycle and run this summer, check out the Donadea... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Bloom festival is all abuzz in the blazing Dublin sunParkland’, designed by Ingrid Swan of IS Design, Cork, and Ruth Liddle from the
Bloom festival is all abuzz in the blazing Dublin sun
Irish Examiner / Posted 29 days ago
Parkland’, designed by Ingrid Swan of IS Design, Cork, and Ruth Liddle from the Kildare Gallery at Carton House, Maynooth, Co Kildare. It is their third year creating a sculpture garden, which is set away from the others because it is the largest... Read more
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Irish Examiner
10-month-old baby died after choking on piece of apple, inquest hearsbaby was the couple’s third and the family had spent the afternoon at a circus
10-month-old baby died after choking on piece of apple, inquest hears
Irish Examiner / Posted 29 days ago
baby was the couple’s third and the family had spent the afternoon at a circus before returning to their home in Maynooth, Co Kildare, the court heard. “He was sitting on the floor. I started eating an apple. After I started eating he always... Read more
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Irish Central
Bruce Springsteen’s family roots go back to County KildareGenealogists have found that American rock star Bruce Springsteen’s family tree
Bruce Springsteen’s family roots go back to County Kildare
Irish Central / Posted a month ago
Genealogists have found that American rock star Bruce Springsteen’s family tree can be traced back to Co Kildare. The Boss’s great-great-great-grandfather, Christy Gerrity, from Rathangan, was in fact a bit of a hell-raiser. The Irish Independent... Read more
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The Irish Times
Going out: the best of what’s on this weeksecond chance, or as the title suggests, an offer to begin again. Thursday Lis
Going out: the best of what’s on this week
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
second chance, or as the title suggests, an offer to begin again. Thursday Lisa HanniganRiverbank Arts Centre, Newbridge, Co Kildare, 8pm, €22 riverbank.ie Doesn’t time just fly? It has been almost five years since Lisa Hannigan released her... Read more
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The Irish Times
Watch: Air guitar playing Enda Kenny Dancing in the Dark to Springsteenat Croke Park on Sunday. Separately, evidence has emerged that Springsteen’s g
Watch: Air guitar playing Enda Kenny Dancing in the Dark to Springsteen
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
at Croke Park on Sunday. Separately, evidence has emerged that Springsteen’s great-great-great-grandfather was from Co Kildare. Gerrity was arrested and imprisoned in 1823 under the Insurrection Act - which targeted those protesting the... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Times We Lived In: Too skinny for a European Parliament fat cat?produce such a miserable face as this. In fact Lord Mountcharles is pictured a
The Times We Lived In: Too skinny for a European Parliament fat cat?
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
produce such a miserable face as this. In fact Lord Mountcharles is pictured at a Fine Gael selection convention in Kill, Co Kildare, where – according to the caption – “he failed . . . to secure a party nomination for the Leinster constituency in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bruce Springsteen's family tree traced back to Co Kildare Records show Bruce Springsteen's great-great-great-grandfather settled down i
Bruce Springsteen's family tree traced back to Co Kildare
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
Records show Bruce Springsteen's great-great-great-grandfather settled down in 1827 and went on to have no fewer than eight children Bruce Springsteen may have been Born In The USA - but his... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland captain Steven Davis has three wishes for clash with Belarus in Belfastsense of anticipation amongst the players, especially following the team's medi
Northern Ireland captain Steven Davis has three wishes for clash with Belarus in Belfast
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
sense of anticipation amongst the players, especially following the team's media day earlier this week at Carton House in Co Kildare when scores of journalists turned up to conduct interviews. The former Rangers star said: "There is a lot of talk... Read more
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The Irish Times
Tetrarch Capital seeks investors for €100m office portfoliothe funding, which will be used to acquire a portfolio of 12 offices in Dublin
Tetrarch Capital seeks investors for €100m office portfolio
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
the funding, which will be used to acquire a portfolio of 12 offices in Dublin 1 and Millennium Business Park in Naas, Co Kildare. This money will then be used to buy out the interests of private equity player Pimco, which is expected to make... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Nine children admitted to psychiatric unit for adultsthe unit at the time of inspection, none of whom were children. A child was al
Nine children admitted to psychiatric unit for adults
Irish Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
the unit at the time of inspection, none of whom were children. A child was also admitted to Lakeview acute unit in Naas, Co Kildare. The MHC report said the child’s clinical file “obtained signed consent from the child’s parent”. One-to-one... Read more

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