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Stunning week for local sport

It is a case of celebrations all round after another stunning week on the sporting front. Among the successes enjoyed by local athletes are Louth Ladies winning the All-Ireland Final, Dundalk winning the EA Sports Cup, Eve McCrystal claiming another … Continue reading

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Alzheimer Café returns to Dundalk

Alzheimer Café for people with dementia, their friends, families and carers will be opening at the River Café, Marshes Shopping Centre, Dundalk, on Wednesday, September 18 from 4pm to 6pm. Dr Atiqa Rafiq (Consultant Psychiatrist) and Dr Alberto Blanco (Psychologist) … Continue reading

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Businesses prepare for UK exit

Business owners in Louth are being given the opportunity to continue their preparations for the UK’s exit from the EU at a special information session next week. The Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation are inviting SME owners and managers … Continue reading

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Culture Night at An Tain Arts Centre

Explore all that An Táin Arts Centre has to offer at this late evening event for all the family on Friday September 20. All events are free to attend. 6.00pm – 7.00pm | Family Hangout: Children’s face painting, with Linda … Continue reading

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Battle starts to save Coláiste Lú

Parents and students stage walkout over lack of teaching through Irish in Coláiste Lú Parents and pupils from Coláiste Lú staged a public protest last Thursday as a result of claims that the LMETB are failing to provide provisions for … Continue reading

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Caolan makes impression on Walker Cup debut

Although Great Britain & Ireland failed to retain the Walker Cup at Royal Liverpool Golf Club in Hoylake over the weekend, Dundalk’s Caolan Rafferty enjoyed every minute of his debut in amateur golf’s most famous team competition. On Saturday afternoon … Continue reading

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Launch of St Vincents 5K

St Vincent’s Secondary School launched their Annual 5k Run on Wednesday September 4 in front of a packed crowd at the school gym. The event, which is now in its fourth year, is fast becoming one of the most popular … Continue reading

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Alzheimer Cafe returns

Alzheimer Café for people with dementia, their friends, families and carers will be opening at the River Café, Marshes Shopping Centre, Dundalk, on Wednesday, September 18 from 4pm to 6pm. Dr Atiqa Rafiq (Consultant Psychiatrist) and Dr Alberto Blanco (Psychologist) … Continue reading

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Amy makes her mark in Madrid

Dundalk boxing sensation Amy Broadhurst was forced to settle for bronze at last weekend’s European Women’s Elite Championships in Madrid, Spain. Amy defeated highly rated Russian Anastasia Beliakova to guarantee herself at least a bronze medal but fell short against … Continue reading

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Ray appeals to council for help

An 86-year old Dundalk man has appealed to the local authority to help him stop people parking outside his house. Ray Pearson from Broughton Street has daily problems trying to park outside his own house and claims the problem has … Continue reading

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