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Benson signs for Dundalk FC's Airtricity League rivals

As had been expected for some time, Robbie Benson has linked up with former Dundalk team-mate Stephen O’Donnell and signed for St. Patrick’s Athletic ahead of the 2020 season.

Benson had already confirmed his departure from Oriel Park on Monday night after scoring in the Lilywhites’

today 23:52
Dundalk TD says Lisa Smith 'is willing to speak to anybody to clear her name'
Independent TD Peter Fitzpatrick said that Lisa Smith “wants to come home to Dundalk”, upon her imminent return to Ireland.
today 22:58
Frost expected over the next few nights

Nov 13, 2019 | Headline, Local news, Weather

This afternoon’s rain will clear away this evening leading to a couple of good days on the local weather front.

That’s the verdict of Louth Weather in their latest forecast for the next few days.

The local forecaster has warned

yesterday 18:28
Louth TD: Lisa Smith wants to return to Dundalk

Louth TD Peter Fitzpatrick has said that Dundalk woman Lisa Smith wants to return to the town.

Speaking on LMFM today, the Independent Deputy said he had been talking to Lisa Smith's family and that she wants to come home to clear her name.

Deputy Fitzpatrick said: "In 2019 she

yesterday 17:34
UPDATE: Louth M1 roadworks for this week postponed

Louth County Council has stated this afternoon that planned works on the M1 due to take place tonight and over the remainder of this week have been postponed due to cold weather.

"We will revert if conditions improve to allow work continue in the coming days," Louth County

yesterday 17:34
The Mists of November and our strange Louth weather

'Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness' is how the poet John Keats describes this time of year in his poem 'Ode to Autumn' but nobody at the present time seems to know exactly when the season of autumn begins or ends.

When I was a child at primary school we were taught that the season

yesterday 17:34
Talk on digital detox in Dundalk Library on Thursday

Nov 13, 2019 | Local events, Local news

Lisa Dunbar will host a talk on a Digital Detox in Dundalk Library this Thursday at 6.30pm.

On the night Lisa will be discussing the impact smartphones and social media are having on our physical and mental health.

Lisa will give tips

yesterday 17:25
BREAKING: Two-vehicle collision in Dundalk this afternoon

Emergency services are attending the scene of a two-car collision on the Carrick Road in Dundalk this afternoon.

The incident has occurred close to the M1 motorway flyover.

One side of the road is currently blocked

yesterday 16:31
Muirhevna Mor community outreach programme launched in Dundalk

Local community representatives gathered at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dundalk today to celebrate the official launch of “Invictus”, a major new cross community cross border project focussing on the greater Muirhevna Mor and border areas.

Administered by Ait na Daoine and funded by the

yesterday 15:28
COMMENT | Appointment of new Dundalk FC CEO has to be right for all concerned

Mark Devlin will leave his post as Dundalk FC CEO this week as owners Peak6 embark on a familiar appointment process.

A third chief executive in as many campaigns in control looms and such a prolific turnover in a key position will do little to appease the sceptics who continue to question

yesterday 13:22
Robbie Rafferty to launch new book on local soccer this Saturday

Nov 12, 2019 | Local events, Local news, Sport

Robbie Rafferty will be launching his new book ‘A Century of Local Soccer 1919-2019’ this Saturday in Roe River Books on Park Street.

Robbie is the chairman of the Dundalk and District League and has put his encyclopaedic

yesterday 12:10
Taste of Louth returns to the Marshes this weekend

Nov 12, 2019 | Entertainment, Local dining, Local events, Local news

The seventh annual Taste of Louth event returns to the Marshes Shopping Centre this weekend.

The event, which is a fundraiser for the Cross Border Orchestra of Ireland, runs on Saturday and Sunday and will feature

yesterday 12:10
Ardee Slimming World Group encouraging diabetics to join

Lynne Mc Cormack who runs the Slimming world groups in Ardee and Haggardstown has advised that by managing and losing weight you can reduce your chance of developing the disease.

Diabetes UK suggests that following a healthy eating plan which aims to reduce fat intake, particularly

yesterday 11:16
Local forecourt operators up for ShelfLife National C-Store Awards

Nov 11, 2019 | Business, Local news

Two local forecourt operators have been nominated for honours at the 19th annual ShelfLife National C-Store Awards.

The awards, held in association with Cuisine De France, The National Lottery & NewsBrands Ireland, will take place at

yesterday 11:07
Andrea Corr to appear in Dundalk bookstore this weekend

Fans of The Corrs will be flocking to the Marshes this weekend after it was revealed that Andrea Corr will be appearing in Eason's bookstore. 

Andrea will be appearing in Eason's at 2pm on Saturday, November 16 to sign copies of her new memoir Barefoot

yesterday 10:15
Dundalk man prosecuted for theft of Kanyé West runners

A 19-year-old man prosecuted for the theft of a pair of €460 trainers designed by rapper Kanyé West, has been placed under a bond at Dundalk district court to keep the peace and be of good behaviour for 12 months.

Omojolamiposi Bankole with an address at Point Road, Dundalk was

yesterday 10:15
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Benson signs for Dundalk FC's Airtricity League rivals

As had been expected for some time, Robbie Benson has linked up with former Dundalk team-mate Stephen O’Donnell and signed for St. Patrick’s Athletic ahead of the 2020 season.

Benson had already confirmed his departure from Oriel Park on Monday night after scoring in the Lilywhites’

today 23:52
Dundalk TD says Lisa Smith 'is willing to speak to anybody to clear her name'
Independent TD Peter Fitzpatrick said that Lisa Smith “wants to come home to Dundalk”, upon her imminent return to Ireland.
today 22:58
Frost expected over the next few nights

Nov 13, 2019 | Headline, Local news, Weather

This afternoon’s rain will clear away this evening leading to a couple of good days on the local weather front.

That’s the verdict of Louth Weather in their latest forecast for the next few days.

The local forecaster has warned

yesterday 18:28
Louth TD: Lisa Smith wants to return to Dundalk

Louth TD Peter Fitzpatrick has said that Dundalk woman Lisa Smith wants to return to the town.

Speaking on LMFM today, the Independent Deputy said he had been talking to Lisa Smith's family and that she wants to come home to clear her name.

Deputy Fitzpatrick said: "In 2019 she

yesterday 17:34
UPDATE: Louth M1 roadworks for this week postponed

Louth County Council has stated this afternoon that planned works on the M1 due to take place tonight and over the remainder of this week have been postponed due to cold weather.

"We will revert if conditions improve to allow work continue in the coming days," Louth County

yesterday 17:34
The Mists of November and our strange Louth weather

'Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness' is how the poet John Keats describes this time of year in his poem 'Ode to Autumn' but nobody at the present time seems to know exactly when the season of autumn begins or ends.

When I was a child at primary school we were taught that the season

yesterday 17:34
Talk on digital detox in Dundalk Library on Thursday

Nov 13, 2019 | Local events, Local news

Lisa Dunbar will host a talk on a Digital Detox in Dundalk Library this Thursday at 6.30pm.

On the night Lisa will be discussing the impact smartphones and social media are having on our physical and mental health.

Lisa will give tips

yesterday 17:25
BREAKING: Two-vehicle collision in Dundalk this afternoon

Emergency services are attending the scene of a two-car collision on the Carrick Road in Dundalk this afternoon.

The incident has occurred close to the M1 motorway flyover.

One side of the road is currently blocked

yesterday 16:31
Muirhevna Mor community outreach programme launched in Dundalk

Local community representatives gathered at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dundalk today to celebrate the official launch of “Invictus”, a major new cross community cross border project focussing on the greater Muirhevna Mor and border areas.

Administered by Ait na Daoine and funded by the

yesterday 15:28
COMMENT | Appointment of new Dundalk FC CEO has to be right for all concerned

Mark Devlin will leave his post as Dundalk FC CEO this week as owners Peak6 embark on a familiar appointment process.

A third chief executive in as many campaigns in control looms and such a prolific turnover in a key position will do little to appease the sceptics who continue to question

yesterday 13:22
Robbie Rafferty to launch new book on local soccer this Saturday

Nov 12, 2019 | Local events, Local news, Sport

Robbie Rafferty will be launching his new book ‘A Century of Local Soccer 1919-2019’ this Saturday in Roe River Books on Park Street.

Robbie is the chairman of the Dundalk and District League and has put his encyclopaedic

yesterday 12:10
Taste of Louth returns to the Marshes this weekend

Nov 12, 2019 | Entertainment, Local dining, Local events, Local news

The seventh annual Taste of Louth event returns to the Marshes Shopping Centre this weekend.

The event, which is a fundraiser for the Cross Border Orchestra of Ireland, runs on Saturday and Sunday and will feature

yesterday 12:10
Ardee Slimming World Group encouraging diabetics to join

Lynne Mc Cormack who runs the Slimming world groups in Ardee and Haggardstown has advised that by managing and losing weight you can reduce your chance of developing the disease.

Diabetes UK suggests that following a healthy eating plan which aims to reduce fat intake, particularly

yesterday 11:16
Local forecourt operators up for ShelfLife National C-Store Awards

Nov 11, 2019 | Business, Local news

Two local forecourt operators have been nominated for honours at the 19th annual ShelfLife National C-Store Awards.

The awards, held in association with Cuisine De France, The National Lottery & NewsBrands Ireland, will take place at

yesterday 11:07
Andrea Corr to appear in Dundalk bookstore this weekend

Fans of The Corrs will be flocking to the Marshes this weekend after it was revealed that Andrea Corr will be appearing in Eason's bookstore. 

Andrea will be appearing in Eason's at 2pm on Saturday, November 16 to sign copies of her new memoir Barefoot

yesterday 10:15
Dundalk man prosecuted for theft of Kanyé West runners

A 19-year-old man prosecuted for the theft of a pair of €460 trainers designed by rapper Kanyé West, has been placed under a bond at Dundalk district court to keep the peace and be of good behaviour for 12 months.

Omojolamiposi Bankole with an address at Point Road, Dundalk was

yesterday 10:15
Latest news from Dundalk
today 23:52 Benson signs for Dundalk FC's Airtricity League rivals
today 22:58 Dundalk TD says Lisa Smith 'is willing to speak to anybody to clear her name'
yesterday 18:28 Frost expected over the next few nights
yesterday 17:34 Louth TD: Lisa Smith wants to return to Dundalk
yesterday 17:34 UPDATE: Louth M1 roadworks for this week postponed
yesterday 17:34 The Mists of November and our strange Louth weather
yesterday 17:25 Talk on digital detox in Dundalk Library on Thursday
yesterday 16:31 BREAKING: Two-vehicle collision in Dundalk this afternoon
yesterday 15:28 Muirhevna Mor community outreach programme launched in Dundalk
yesterday 13:22 COMMENT | Appointment of new Dundalk FC CEO has to be right for all concerned
yesterday 12:10 Robbie Rafferty to launch new book on local soccer this Saturday
yesterday 12:10 Taste of Louth returns to the Marshes this weekend
yesterday 11:16 Ardee Slimming World Group encouraging diabetics to join
yesterday 11:07 Local forecourt operators up for ShelfLife National C-Store Awards
yesterday 10:15 Andrea Corr to appear in Dundalk bookstore this weekend
yesterday 10:15 Dundalk man prosecuted for theft of Kanyé West runners
yesterday 09:10 Deaths in Louth - Wednesday, November 13, 2019
yesterday 09:01 Equivalent of 800 wheelie bins of raw sewage being dumped into Carlingford Lough daily
yesterday 08:07 Man to appear in Dundalk court in connection with €1.4m cocaine seizure
yesterday 23:43 Jim McEneaney to retire from inter-county duty with Louth
2019-11-12 19:25 Calls for Louth County Council to engage with Lis na Dara residents on link road plans
2019-11-12 19:16 Andrea Corr to hold book signing in Dundalk this Saturday
2019-11-12 18:22 Revenue announces extension to 'Pay and File' deadline after site crash
2019-11-12 16:07 Dublin Road development land to be sold at online auction next month
2019-11-12 16:07 Extension sought to build final 64 homes in Lis na Dara
2019-11-12 15:13 Lands behind Gosling Terrace in Dundalk to be sold in public auction
2019-11-12 15:04 Rents in Louth continue to increase
2019-11-12 14:01 DkIT disappointed in TUI’s decision to embark on industrial action next week
2019-11-12 13:07 Vulnerable people have had to be placed in cells say Dundalk Gardaí
2019-11-12 13:07 Dundalk man caught in garda drugs sting operation
2019-11-12 13:07 Courts hears Dundalk man became very abusive to gardai
2019-11-12 13:07 Handguns and ammunition seized in Louth
2019-11-12 13:07 WATCH: Garda ASU and negotiator secure release of hostage in Louth training exercise
2019-11-12 12:58 Cuchulainn cyclists impress in cyclocross event in Meath
2019-11-12 12:04 Rents in Louth continue to climb higher
2019-11-12 12:04 REPORT: Dundalk woman Lisa Smith to be deported in 'coming weeks'
2019-11-12 12:04 Major emergency services training exercise outside Dundalk today
2019-11-12 11:55 Community footpath fundraiser in the Ballymac this Saturday
2019-11-12 11:01 Robbie Benson confirms his departure from Dundalk FC
2019-11-12 11:01 Deaths in Louth - Tuesday November 12 2019
2019-11-12 10:52 Dundalk FC finish the year on a high with thumping win over Linfield
2019-11-12 10:52 The Clermont in Blackrock set to re-open later this month
2019-11-12 10:52 The Fairways Hotel now open to the public
2019-11-12 01:34 Gillespie leads magic Mary's to U20 Championship glory
2019-11-12 00:31 BREAKING: Louth gardai seize cocaine worth €1.4m
2019-11-11 20:19 Louth woman calls on councillors to fix Ardee pothole
2019-11-11 20:10 Mixed week expected on local weather front
2019-11-11 19:07 Golfer of the Year Clem clinches another win at Dundalk Golf Club
2019-11-11 18:13 Man who beat and raped woman after giving her lift home has jail term increased
2019-11-11 16:07 BREAKING: Overturned lorry at Dundalk roundabout
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