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Two men rescued by Sub Aqua

Two men were rescued by the Dundalk Sub Aqua Unit on Saturday morning after getting stranded between Soldiers Point and the Shore Road. Finbar Dillon who is a dive officer for the local Sub Aqua Unit was part of the … Continue reading

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Patsy Kelly 5K run to return for ninth year

The ninth annual Patsy Kelly 5K run will once again take place this April and registration is now open for the event. The race which begins in Ard Easmuinn before finishing at the Clans Pitch on the Ecco Road will … Continue reading

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Take time out to grow your business

Louth County Council’s Local Enterprise Office (LEO) provides help business owners through all the challenges of starting and growing a business and for Enterprise Week 2020 (March 2 to 6), the LEO team have put together a great programme of … Continue reading

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Allie takes New York by storm

Despite her tender years Dundalk girl Allie Farrell is becoming something of a seasoned pro in the modelling world with trips to fashion meccas such as Paris and New York now becoming the norm. Six-year old Allie made her catwalk … Continue reading

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Positive step for Narrow Water Bridge project

Monday’s meeting of Louth County Council saw Sinn Féin Councillor Antóin Watters once again raise the issue of the Narrow Water Bridge Project. Cllr Watters said “this project is a vital piece of infrastructure in the development of tourism around … Continue reading

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Launch of ‘One Billion Rising’ project

Women’s Aid Dundalk are organizing their very exciting annual event, One Billion Rising, for the 9th of March, which is the day following International Women’s Day. They would love to have as many people as possible joining them on the … Continue reading

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De La Salle make it through to final

De La Salle secondary school have made it through to the final of the prestigious Walton’s Music Competition. The annual Waltons Music for Schools Competition is a non-profit national initiative designed to support and reward music-making in Irish schools and … Continue reading

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Sinn Fein top the poll in Louth

Two days of high drama at the count centre in the Carnbeg hotel ended with four men and one woman still standing as Imelda Munster, Ruairi O Murchú, Ged Nash, Fergus O’Dowd and Peter Fitzpatrick were elected to the 33rd … Continue reading

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Storm Ciara wreaks havoc with local sporting fixtures

Storm Ciara hit hard in many areas around Louth over the weekend with reports of flooding and storm damage in Blackrock, the Fairgreen Road in Dundalk and coastal areas around Cooley and Carlingford. High winds and heavy rain battered the … Continue reading

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Castle Players bring Sive to An Tain

From 26 to 29 February, the Castle Players will transport their audiences back to North Kerry in 1959, and an era of infamous matchmaking. A young, illegitimate schoolgirl named Sive, much loved by her grandmother and her sweetheart Liam Scuab, … Continue reading

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