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Lauren is honoured with bravery award

A young girl from Tallanstown has been honoured with a bravery award after calmly relaying information to ambulance control as her father was having a stroke. Twelve-year old Lauren Brennan was accompanied by her parents John and Claire as she … Continue reading

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Inaugural Paddy Cheshire 5k run

The inaugural Paddy Cheshire Memorial 5km will take place on Saturday June 29 at 7pm. The race will start from Old St.Brigid’s School on the Point Road and the course will encompass most of the picturesque Quay area of Dundalk, … Continue reading

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Busy night for local emergency services

Emergency services were called to Carlingford on Saturday evening following an incident at Carlingford marina were a man lost his footing and fell of a small cliff. Greenore Coast Guard, Local Fire Brigade, local Garda and Ambulance services were all … Continue reading

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Welcome for cross border move on Boy Racers

Sinn Féin Councillor Antóin Watters has welcomed the latest move on tackling the ‘scourge’ of boy racers in the North Louth area. Cllr Watters highlighted the issue once again when it reared its head over the Christmas period. “I received … Continue reading

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Brendan makes Euro golf tour

Dundalk Golf Club’s Brendan Lawlor is set to tee it up with pros after winning an invite to the 2019 KPMG Trophy, a European Challenge Tour event which will be played in Belgium from August 29 to September 1. The … Continue reading

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Raft race a great success

Raft race a success The always popular raft race in Blackrock proved once again to be a roaring success as the crowds flocked to the beach for the annual event. Eileen Guiney from the Blackrock Tidy Towns committee thanked all … Continue reading

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DkIT signs Cargotec partnership

Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT) has signed a Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) with Co. Louth manufacturer of Moffett Truck Mounted Fork Lifts, Cargotec Engineering Ireland, part of HIAB. The MOU provides a strategic framework for greater collaboration between both organisations … Continue reading

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Award for local school

Monastery NS are once again celebrating success after their attendance at the Louth County Council GROW Awards 2019. GROW stands for Green, Renewable, Organic and Waste-free; all elements that are central to the Monastery NS environmental ethos. The GROW awards … Continue reading

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Hit and run horror on Barrack St

Gardaí are appealing for information following a serious hit and run incident which occurred last Saturday morning on Barrack Street. The incident left a male in his 30’s with serious injuries after he was deliberately struck by a car which … Continue reading

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Stabannon Parnells sticker book initiative

Stabannon Parnells have come up with a novel idea for a fundraiser with the club about to launch their ‘Sticker Book’ to try and raise money for the club. The club will launch their sticker book campaign on June 9 … Continue reading

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