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Dundalk based Diaceutics to list on London Stock Exchange

Mar 19, 2019 | Business, Local news

Diaceutics plc, a revenue-generating and profitable diagnostics data analytics and implementation services company which services the global pharmaceutical industry, has announced that it is seeking a listing on the AIM Market of the London Stock ...

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Extension to Maria Goretti Foundation given the go ahead

Mar 13, 2019 | Local news, Property news

An extension has been given the go ahead to the Maria Goretti Foundation in Lordship.

Operators Lordship Respite Ltd have been granted conditional planning permission for a single storey extension and all ancillary site works at the ...

yesterday 18:07 open_in_new
Dry weather in store for much of the next fortnight

Mar 19, 2019 | Headline, Local news, Weather

It’s due to be dry for much of the next fortnight as we enter a settled run of high pressure.

That’s the verdict of Louth Weather in their latest forecast for the week ahead.

In the latest forecast, published yesterday, Louth ...

yesterday 17:04 open_in_new
Ireland’s Number One ‘Great Place to Work’ now hiring in Dundalk

Mar 14, 2019 | Advertising Feature, Business, Local jobs, Local news

Calling all Marketing Specialists: Ireland’s Number One ‘Great Place to Work’ have open roles in their Marketing Operations department

Radio Systems PetSafe Europe Ltd (RSPEL) have a number of upcoming ...

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Dundalk FC fixture changes confirmed by FAI

Mar 19, 2019 | Local news, Sport

Dates for a number of upcoming Dundalk FC fixtures have been set and refixed by the FAI.

The club’s SSE Airtricity League meeting with Sligo Rovers in The Showgrounds, originally scheduled for Saturday April 13th, has been brought forward 24 hours ...

yesterday 16:01 open_in_new
Busy St Patrick’s Day at Dundalk Golf Club

Mar 18, 2019 | Local news, Sport

St Patrick’s Day was celebrated on Sunday at Dundalk Golf Club with a four man team competition over 14 holes in the morning following by a nine hole scotch foursomes event down the front and back nines in the afternoon.

The team competition, which ...

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Gardaí seeking public’s help to retrace Ruth Maguire’s final steps

Mar 19, 2019 | Crime, Headline, Local deaths, Local news

Gardaí are appealing for the public’s help in tracing the final steps of Ruth Maguire, whose body was recovered from Carlingford Lough yesterday.

The 30-year-old mother of three from Newcastle in Co Down was in Carlingford ...

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Candlelight gathering to remember Carlingford deceased to take place this Saturday

Mar 19, 2019 | Headline, Local deaths, Local events, Local news

A candlelight gathering to remember those who lost their lives in Carlingford on St Patrick’s weekend has been organised for this coming Saturday.

The event has been organised by the Cooley Community Alert group ...

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Pictures from St Patrick’s Day in Dundalk and Blackrock

Mar 19, 2019 | Headline, Local images, Local news

There were bumper crowds in both Dundalk and Blackrock at the weekend for St Patrick’s Day.

The various events in Dundalk proved a huge hit while there were bumper crowds in Blackrock for the local parade.

The Blackrock ...

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Success on the double for RockSalt

Mar 14, 2019 | Business, Local dining, Local news

RockSalt Café in Blackrock has been building a fantastic reputation for great food, service and coffee since opening its doors last summer. Over the last two weeks they have been recognised for its achievements to date picking up two ...

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GSOC appeal for witnesses to fatal road crash in Carlingford

Mar 19, 2019 | Crime, Headline, Local deaths, Local news, Road matters

The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) has appealed for witnesses to a fatal road crash in north Louth on Sunday morning to come forward.

Two men died in the collision on the R173 between Carlingford ...

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Body recovered from Carlingford Lough

Mar 18, 2019 | Crime, Headline, Local news

A body has been recovered from Carlingford Lough this afternoon.

The discovery was made near to Greenore. It follows a search and rescue operation that began last night following the disappearance of 30-year-old mother of three Ruth Maguire ...

2019-03-18 16:49 open_in_new
Two dead following early morning crash near Carlingford

Mar 18, 2019 | Crime, Headline, Local deaths, Road matters

Two men have died following a serious crash in north Louth this morning.

The fatal single-vehicle crash happened on the R173 in Carlingford at around 12.35am this morning.

Both men – ages unknown – were ...

2019-03-18 10:31 open_in_new
Gardaí appeal for public’s help in locating missing woman last seen in Carlingford

Mar 17, 2019 | Crime, Headline, Local news

Gardaí in Carlingford are appealing for the public’s help in locating a woman who was on a hen in the north Louth village at the weekend.

Ruth Maguire (pictured above) was part of a hen group from Belfast staying in Carlingford at the ...

2019-03-17 20:52 open_in_new
Broadhurst marks 22nd birthday with European gold

Mar 17, 2019 | Headline, Local news, Sport

Dundalk boxer Amy Broadhurst marked her 22nd birthday in style this morning as she claimed a glorious second gold medal at the European Under-22 Championships in Vladikavkaz in Russia.

Broadhurst beat Italian Rebecca Nicoli in Russia on a ...

2019-03-17 15:37 open_in_new
Dundalk up to second with victory in Derry

Mar 16, 2019 | Headline, Local news, Sport

Dundalk FC moved up to second in the SSE Airtricity League table after a 2-0 win away to Derry City in the Brandywell last night.

Goals in either half from Sean Murray and Pat Hoban proved the difference on the night as Vinny Perth’s ...

2019-03-16 14:25 open_in_new
Roche Emmets quiz night this evening

Mar 15, 2019 | Local events, Local news

Roche Emmets GFC will hold a quiz night in their clubrooms tonight.

The event gets underway at 9pm with a table of four on the night €20 (€5 per head).

There will be prizes for the winners and refreshments served.

All are ...

2019-03-15 19:31 open_in_new
Countdown is on to St Patrick’s Day in Dundalk

Mar 15, 2019 | Headline, Local events, Local news

The countdown is on for this year’s St Patrick’s Day event in Dundalk.

With no parade taking place this year, a series of family events have been lined up for the Market Square on March 17th from 2pm to 5pm.

This includes a ...

2019-03-15 19:31 open_in_new
LSPCA appeal for support from Mini Marathon entrants

Mar 15, 2019 | Local events, Local news, Sport

The Louth Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Louth SPCA) are appealing to any prospective participants in this year`s Mini Marathon in June to consider them as your nominated charity to raise much needed funds for the ...

2019-03-15 18:28 open_in_new
Louth County Council issue road safety message ahead of St Patrick’s weekend

Mar 15, 2019 | Headline, Local government, Local news, Road matters

As Dundalk prepares to celebrate St Patrick’s weekend, Louth County Council’s Road Safety Officer, Adrian O’Sullivan, is encouraging everyone using the roads to act responsibly and to ‘Go dté tú slán’ (Arrive ...

2019-03-15 16:22 open_in_new
Amy Broadhurst through to final of European U22 Championships in Russia

Mar 15, 2019 | Headline, Local news, Sport

Dundalk boxer Amy Broadhurst is through to the final of the European Under 22 Championships in Russia after winning her semi-final by unanimous decision this afternoon.

The Muirhevnamor southpaw won 5-0 against France’s Fatia ...

2019-03-15 16:22 open_in_new