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TD raises major water main fault with Council and Irish Water

Local Fianna Fail TD, Frank O’Rourke, has met with Irish Water to raise the issues surrounding the water main which burst in Celbridge in January.

The incident caused major disruption to residents, businesses, nursing homes and schools in the area.

Mr O'Rourke said: “I met with

today 08:19
Kildare couple who find €9,000 in their home that isn't theirs tell Gardaí they have 'no interest' and share the money among local charities

A Kildare couple that found €9,000 in a home that they moved into told Gardaí that they have no interest in the money.

Naas District Court heard how a Co Kildare couple who after moving to their new home came upon €9,000 in cash that was not theirs.

The court heard how nobody

yesterday 11:19
Gardai find €600k of cocaine in car off N7

Gardaí have seized a large quantity of suspected cocaine and arrested a man in an operation in Dublin.

At 6.40pm yesterday evening, Gardaí attached to the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau stopped a car near Newlands Road off the N7 in Dublin 22.

The car was

2019-03-17 21:34
Cheltenham results: Day 4 racing, LIVE on Friday, March 15, 2019: Gold Cup Day
All the results from today's racing at Cheltenham, as they happen
2019-03-15 16:16
Cheltenham results: Day 3 racing, LIVE on Thursday, March 14, 2019
All the results from today's racing at Cheltenham, as they happen
2019-03-14 16:07
Co Kildare Judge today strikes out charge facing young man in relation to murder of David Boland in streets of Athy

A Naas Judge this afternoon struck out  a murder charge against a 20- year-old Athy man on the basis of delays by the Director of Public Prosecutions in gathering a Book of Evidence.

Calvin Cullen (20), of Greenhills, Athy,  today appeared before the court,  charged with the murder of

2019-03-14 15:52
Cheltenham Festival Tips: Thursday's top picks
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2019-03-14 12:58
Cheltenham results: Day 2 racing, LIVE on Wednesday, March 13, 2019
All the results from today's racing at Cheltenham, as they happen
2019-03-13 15:58
Call for bins, seats and CCTV at new Skatepark in Newbridge

Councillor Fiona McLoughlin Healy has requested that Kildare Co Council provide rubbish bins at the site of the new Skatepark in Newbridge.

The politician also called for seating for parents "who have no option at the moment but to stand for long periods while supervising young

2019-03-13 10:28
Hundreds of Kildare punters getting ready for Cheltenham week

Hundreds of Kildare people are making the journey to the Cotswolds to attend the Cheltenham Festival which kicks off today.

More than 25.000 people will attend over the four days.

Irish-trained horses won 17 races at the festival last year and patriotic punters will be hoping for

2019-03-12 11:22
Naas Gardaí appealing for information after boy sustains serious injuries in accident over weekend

Naas Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a boy sustained serious injuries following a road accident over the weekend.

For up to five hours last Saturday night, from approximately 7pm onwards, the road close to the Monread Bar and the Dublin Road was blocked off to traffic.

A

2019-03-11 14:22
Kilcullen 700: it's all kicking off next weekend for a fab St Patrick's Weekend! A new Fairy Trail launched, with spectacle, music and great food promised over the weekend.

Next weekend throws up a feast of celebrations and entertainment in Kilcullen as its 'Kilcullen 700' celebrations conitnue!

The Valley Fairy Trail for Kilcullen will launch on Saturday next, March 16 at 2.30pm.

“We would love to the kids dress up as fairies for the event” said

2019-03-10 21:34
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TRAFFIC: Very slow on M7 and M4 with post bank holiday volumes

The M4 is slow eastbound between Junction 8 Kilcock and Junction 7 Maynooth where a multi-vehicle crash has just been moved into the hard shoulder.

It's slow on the M7 northbound from before Junction 11 and on the M9 towards the roadworks at Naas and further along from Junction 7 Kill to

today 09:22
Co Kildare obituaries: Tuesday, March 19

May Antoinette Rest in Peace

Funeral Arrangements Later

Reposing at Thompson’s Funeral Home, Chapel Hill, Mount Hawkins, Athy, Tuesday March 19th between 5pm-8pm, Rosary at 8pm. Requiem Mass at 11am on Wednesday 20th at St. Michaels’ Parish Church, Athy. Burial afterwards at

today 09:22
Water Supply To Parts Of Celbridge May Be Disrupted, This Evening.

6am - 9am with Darragh O'Dea

Parts of Celbridge may be without water for 24 hours from this evening.

Irish Water is conducting reservoir works on the Ardclough Road, which will affect premises there, and in surrounding areas.

They project begins at 6pm on

today 08:34
KCC Asked For Details On Creation Of Newbridge Cultural Quarter.

6am - 9am with Darragh O'Dea

Kildare County Council is being asked to detail the timeline and funding for the creation of a cultural quarter in Newbridge.

In November, the town shared in a €6.3m allocation, which will enable the creation of a cultural &

today 08:34
Nurraghmore Blood Drive Takes Place Today.

6am - 9am with Darragh O'Dea

A blood donation drive takes place in Narraghmore today.

It is being hosted by the Irish Blood Transfusion Service in St. Laurence's GAA.

Donations are being accepted between 4.30pm and 8

today 08:34
KCC May Summon Irish Rail, To Answer For Late Trains.

6am - 9am with Darragh O'Dea

Irish Rail may be summoned to appear before a Kildare Municipal District, to answer for late trains.

Fianna Fáil Cllr., Murty Aspell, says the first train departing from Newbridge in the morning leaves, on average, 10 minutes

today 08:34
Dance classes raise funds for local Day Care Centre

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today 07:16
Gallery: more photographic coverage of the Newbridge Parade by Martin Connelly

Feature photo shows John Sheridan, Caitlin and Jamie Browne…suitably attired for the parade!

See further coverage earlier on KildareNow and in this week's Kildare Post 

If you have a story or want to send photos or videos to us please contact

yesterday 21:49
Latest news from Naas
today 09:22 TRAFFIC: Very slow on M7 and M4 with post bank holiday volumes
today 09:22 Co Kildare obituaries: Tuesday, March 19
today 08:34 Water Supply To Parts Of Celbridge May Be Disrupted, This Evening.
today 08:34 KCC Asked For Details On Creation Of Newbridge Cultural Quarter.
today 08:34 Nurraghmore Blood Drive Takes Place Today.
today 08:34 KCC May Summon Irish Rail, To Answer For Late Trains.
today 08:19 TD raises major water main fault with Council and Irish Water
today 07:16 Dance classes raise funds for local Day Care Centre
yesterday 21:49 Gallery: more photographic coverage of the Newbridge Parade by Martin Connelly
yesterday 20:46 Naas Equestrian Conor Byrne claims not one, but two medals in World Games' Special Olympics in Abu Dhabi!
yesterday 19:43 Fairy Trail launch a great success in Kilcullen, along with French twinning connections and the Late Jim ‘Gilly’ Collins remembered
yesterday 19:43 Moorefield GAA Fight Night goes down a treat in front of large crowd
yesterday 19:43 Don't forget, next weekend, KWWSPCA Pop-Up Shop – Designer and high street fashions, accessories, footwear, etc - Sat, 23 and Sun March, 24
yesterday 18:55 Pressure from Kildare on insurance change
yesterday 18:55 National Transport body to address Kildare County Council
yesterday 18:40 A cloudy night with drizzle on the way for Co Kildare
yesterday 18:40 Co Kildare obituaries: Monday, March 18
yesterday 17:52 Bulb Planting To Take Place On Caragh Roundabout This Week.
yesterday 17:52 US and German bands march in Celbridge parade in Kildare
yesterday 17:37 Kildare Minor Ladies impressively get the better of Dublin to seal Leinster Final spot
yesterday 16:49 Naas Council To Consider Calls For Kilcullen Ring Road.
yesterday 16:49 Kildare County Council to hold April public meeting over Harbour Field future design
yesterday 16:34 Newbridge-based textile recycling firm hiring Drivers due to expansion
yesterday 16:34 Body found in search for missing woman in Louth
yesterday 16:34 Travel show coming to RDS on Thursday
yesterday 16:34 Body found in search for mum (30) missing from Hen party
yesterday 15:46 Kildare-Newbridge Council Asked To Act On Drugs Activity In Newbridge.
yesterday 15:46 Kildare gardai warn gardeners over stolen equipment
yesterday 15:32 Love/Hate actor Johnny Ward qualifies for grand final of 'Dancing With The Stars' after surviving intense dance-off
yesterday 15:32 Gallery: St Patrick's Day Parade Newbridge - photographic coverage by Martin Connelly showcases biggest ever parade to date!
yesterday 14:43 Kildare Gardaí Continue Appeal For Missing 53 Year-Old Celbridge Woman.
yesterday 14:43 Celbridge-Leixlip Council Say 'Discussions Are Ongoing' Over Land Purchases For Confey Cemetery Extension.
yesterday 14:43 Kildare-Newbridge Council Asked To Idenitify Measures For Traffic Calming.
yesterday 14:43 Kidlare man arrested twice in Newbridge on St Patrick's Day
yesterday 14:28 Students from Clongowes Wood College in Clane to make trip to Lesotho this Easter
yesterday 13:40 €17.7 Million Spent Provided For Kildare Social Housing Projects Last Year.
yesterday 13:40 Celbridge-Leixlip Council Give Update On Speed Limit Review.
yesterday 13:40 Naas Council Asked To Consider Clane Footbridge For Surrounding Townlands.
yesterday 13:25 Gallery: St Patrick's Day Parade, Kilcullen Conor Williams Photography captures the wonderful atmosphere and international flavour in Kilcullen!
yesterday 13:25 Kildare native and former Ireland goalkeeper Emma Byrne becomes first woman inducted to FAI Hall of Fame
yesterday 13:25 Works in Celbridge could affect water supply on Tuesday and Wednesday
yesterday 12:37 Big plans for Kildare Relay on Road cancer fundraising group
yesterday 12:37 WATCH: Great scenes from St Patrick's Day Parades in Newbridge, Monasterevin and Clane
yesterday 12:22 Gardai find €600k of cocaine in car off N7
yesterday 12:22 Naas Court hears man found with €30 worth of cannabis
yesterday 12:22 PHOTO GALLERY: Fleetwood Mac tribute act Mack Fleetwood on Saturday night at Encore, One New Row, Naas
yesterday 12:22 GALLERY: Out and About at Clane St Patrick's Day Parade
yesterday 11:34 Most Of Kildare Unemployment Less Than A Year Old, New Figures Show.
yesterday 11:34 Mixed weather in Kildare and Leinster says Met Eireann
yesterday 11:19 Three teens die in reported 'crush' at disco in Co Tyrone on St Patrick's Day
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today 08:52 Sterling regains poise as fresh Brexit developments eyed
today 08:52 Munster sweating on Carbery fitness for Champions Cup
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today 08:52 GSOC in witness appeal after fatal Louth crash
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today 08:46 Co Tyrone GAA club leads tributes to footballer Connor Currie after Cookstown tragedy
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today 08:46 Books of condolence opened for teenagers killed in St Patrick’s disco tragedy
today 08:43 President Higgins sends his condolences to the families and friends of the victims of Cookstown disco incident
today 08:43 Heartbreaking: Tributes paid from across the country for Ruth Maguire
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today 08:31 British actress ‘deeply saddened’ after studio head steps down amid scandal
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today 08:31 Despite Brexit and rising insurance costs, majority of Dublin pubs expecting growth in 2019
today 08:31 ‘No Facebook users reported Christchurch massacre during livestreaming’
today 08:31 Homelessness groups among those to receive €50k grants from Google
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today 08:28 Katie Price's 'twin' bombshell after denying pregnancy rumours
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today 08:28 Zinedine Zidane 'relaunches Real Madrid transfer bid for Sadio Mane'
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today 08:28 Irishwoman reveals heartbreaking loss of young daughter, 22, who spent years battling eating disorders
today 08:28 Resale site Viagogo under fire after LMFM presenter Michael Reade 'was sold fake concert tickets'
today 08:28 Irish weather forecast: Ireland to be as warm as Barcelona this week as temperatures set to hit 16C
today 08:28 Mystery surrounds death of tragic young mum Ruth Maguire who drowned after hen party in Carlingford, Co Louth
today 08:28 Shocking footage shows baby falling out of buggy after woman punches security guard at Dublin apartment complex
today 08:28 Danielle McLaughlin's family 'still aren't getting Government support two years after her death'
today 08:28 The 8 at 8: Tuesday
today 08:28 'We will never forget you': Tributes to teenagers killed in crush outside Tyrone hotel
today 08:28 Megan Barton Hanson called Love Island bosses 'amazing' for showing her support... it's The Dredge
today 08:28 Who Sang It: The Britpop Edition
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today 08:28 Irish country music phenomenon Nathan Carter's glittering road ahead
today 08:28 Interesting history behind gold shamrock Kate Middleton wore on St. Patrick’s Day
today 08:28 Irish famine memorial in Philadelphia to be moved
today 08:25 British actress ‘deeply saddened’ after studio head steps down amid scandal
today 08:25 ‘No Facebook users reported Christchurch massacre during livestreaming’
today 08:25 Garda watchdog appeal for witnesses to Co Louth crash
today 08:25 Homelessness groups among those to receive €50k grants from Google
today 08:25 'Why was there an effort to conceal?' - TD says Delaney has serious questions to answer
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