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Dundalk FC’s flag fine causes outrage

Dundalk FC are awaiting an explanation of the decision by UEFA to impose a fine of €18,000 before deciding in their next course of action. The club received notification from UEFA’s Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Committee that they had breached … Continue reading

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Unexpected visitor in Bay Estate

The Bay Estate “commoonity” were on high alert last Thursday morning as an unwelcome visitor was making life “unbeara-bull” for the local residents. The big brown bullock was first spotted by Enda Duffy who was out for his morning walk … Continue reading

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Honouring Tiarnán’s memory will benefit other children

The parents of a boy who passed away at the age of eight years are honouring his memory with a special fundraiser to help benefit other children who have to spend time in hospital. Tiarnán Levins, from Hunterstown, lost his … Continue reading

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String orchestra to perform in National Concert Hall

Music Generation Louth is gearing up for the start of its new term with its string orchestra rehearsals for children and young people getting underway on Saturday August 30. Rehearsals are starting earlier than usual this year to prepare for … Continue reading

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Kids find needles in public park

MEMBERS of the O’Hanlon Park Residents Association have accused the council of ignoring the continuing problem of used needles around the area and have called for immediate action after a four-year-old child was found holding a needle from Ice House … Continue reading

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Louth is luckiest Lotto county

Louth is the county with the highest population of lottery millionaires with approximately one Lotto millionaire for every 5,000 people in the county. Since the national lottery began in 1988 there have been 28 winners of more than one million … Continue reading

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Seamus is All-Ireland champion

Dundalk was once again represented on the winners’ podium at the Comhaltas All-Ireland Fleadh Cheiol in Sligo where a local boy took home one of the main prizes. Seamus De Faoite, of Comhaltas Ceoilteiori Eireann, Dun Dealgan, was rewarded for … Continue reading

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Poc Fada rescheduled for Sunday morning

The rescheduled 2014 M. Donnelly All Ireland Poc Fada Championships will now take place on Sunday 24th August with the action starting at 10:45am. The popular annual event was due to take place on the 2nd of August in the … Continue reading

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Light up the Lough for Gaza

The Carlingford community came together last Friday night to express their support for the people of Palestine. Light up the Lough was organised by a host of coordinators across the north-eastern region as part of the Stand Up for Palestine … Continue reading

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Dubai Rose with Dundalk roots ready to take on Tralee

Final preparations are being made for Ailís Hughes as she gets ready for the Rose of Tralee festival which kicks off this Friday. Ailís who originally hails from Omeath moved to Dubai after three years teaching in London and will … Continue reading

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