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Lidl paused plans for a controversial Kildare store - but it hasn't thrown in the towel yet

LIDL HAS WITHDRAWN an appeal to overturn a refused planning application to build a second outlet in Naas, Co Kildare, which attracted heavy opposition from local residents and lobbyists after its initial application.

Late last year, the German supermarket giant was denied permission ...

2019-03-08 17:22 open_in_new
Couple in Kildare sentenced over 'one of largest welfare fraud cases in the State'

A 36-YEAR-old man has been jailed for two years and his wife received a three-year suspended sentence for what has been described as one of the largest welfare fraud cases in the State.

The combined fraud totals more than €400,000 and took place over a period of more than eight ...

2019-02-18 11:31 open_in_new