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# ashbourne - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Cocaine worth €1.2 million seized after two vehicles searched on M3 in Meath

Two men, aged 35 and 62 years, were arrested in relation to the seizure.

# ashbourne - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

Court rules Montessori is entitled to injunction preventing landlord taking possession of premises until case decided

The landlord has claimed the Montessori owes €1.48 million in unpaid rent.

# ashbourne - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Man to appear in court after baby girl hospitalised following assault in Meath

Gardaí said that a woman in her 20s received minor injuries after she was attacked at around 7am.

# ashbourne - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Gardaí recover family car and child's wheelchair after theft in Meath

The wheelchair is specially adapted to fit Kyle Fitzgerald’s posture.

# ashbourne - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Man in his 70s sustains head injuries in Meath assault

The incident happened at 3.15am in Ashbourne.

# ashbourne - Thursday 14 March, 2019

War of words exchanged between two schools' gangs on Snapchat prior to assault in Ashbourne

Gardaí will be going to schools in Meath and Dublin as a result.

# ashbourne - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Man arrested over death of man in Meath released without charge

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses.

# ashbourne - Monday 25 June, 2018

Tayto Park issues clarification that it isn't giving away five free passes to 500 families

A scam had emerged on social media suggesting that the Meath fun park was running a giveaway competition.

# ashbourne - Friday 22 June, 2018

Gardaí to carry out searches and monitor 'prolific offenders' this weekend

They’re targeting crime in the Ashbourne area of Meath in particular.

# ashbourne - Friday 8 June, 2018

Here's the average price of a home in Ashbourne in 2018

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Your guide to Ashbourne: Diverse commuter town with a history of Eurovision glory

Johnny Logan is just one of its gifts to the country.

# ashbourne - Monday 30 April, 2018

Gardaí renew appeal for teenager missing from Dublin since 12 April

Jamie Walsh was last seen in the Clondalkin area of Dublin.

# ashbourne - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Man charged over seizure of €950,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis

The drugs were found by gardaí in Ashbourne last November.

# ashbourne - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Man arrested in connection with seizure of nearly €1 million worth of drugs

The man is currently detained at Ashbourne Garda Station.

# ashbourne - Monday 23 April, 2018

Man hospitalised after 'horrific' attack in Co Meath

Witnesses reported a large knife or machete was used in the assault.

# ashbourne - Thursday 15 March, 2018

The man behind box office hit The General wants to build a massive film studio in Meath

The 11,300 sq m development is being lined up for a business park in Ashbourne.

# ashbourne - Saturday 20 January, 2018

From The42 'The main reason I joined Villa was because there were a load of Irish boys there' Interview

'The main reason I joined Villa was because there were a load of Irish boys there'

Having featured in the Premier League, 21-year-old Kevin Toner is back home and looking forward to lining out for St Patrick’s Athletic.

# ashbourne - Monday 18 December, 2017

'Who's in hot water now?': Gardaí recover €10,000 worth of boilers and arrest man

10 boilers were stolen from newly built properties in Ashbourne on 12 December.

# ashbourne - Sunday 3 December, 2017

Appeal for information on burnt out car in Kane McCormack murder investigation

Gardaí appealed for information about the movements of a black car on the night that Kane McCormack was murdered.

# ashbourne - Friday 17 November, 2017

Two men due in court after €7 million worth of drugs seized in Meath

A number of people were arrested both here and in the Netherlands as part of an international investigation targeting gangland crime.

# ashbourne - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Two men to be charged after drugs worth €7 million seized in an international operation in Meath

A significant amount of cocaine and cannabis was found during two raids in Ashbourne.

# ashbourne - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

29-year-old missing from Ashbourne found safe and well

Martina Cranitch was reported missing on Wednesday.

# ashbourne - Saturday 5 August, 2017

Have you seen this man? Shane Rock missing from Duleek

He was last seen in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# ashbourne - Friday 4 August, 2017

'A despicable act': Gardaí say man shot in Meath housing estate was 'an innocent victim'

Gardaí have located the car connected to the incident and a gun was found inside.

# ashbourne - Friday 14 April, 2017

Teenager rushed to hospital after stabbing in Meath

The incident happened at around 4am.

# ashbourne - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Gardaí seize over €3 million of cannabis after Ashbourne raid

The street value of the drugs seized is estimated at €3.2 million.

# ashbourne - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Two men due in court and one man released after €2.7 million drugs bust

One of the men is being charged with unconnected offences.

# ashbourne - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Three men arrested over bank holiday violence in Meath

Five males and a female were assaulted during an altercation on Frederick Street in Ashbourne.

# ashbourne - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Man arrested following fatal Meath car crash released without charge

20-year-old Jillian Thornton died in the two-car collision early on Saturday morning.

# ashbourne - Saturday 28 May, 2016

# ashbourne - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Man still being questioned over shooting of Hutch associate

A man in his 40s was arrested yesterday afternoon.

# ashbourne - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Renewed appeal to find couple one year after they went missing

Willie Maughan and Anna Varslavane were reported missing on 14 April 2015.

# ashbourne - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Motorcyclist killed in collision with truck

The crash happened outside Dunboyne this afternoon.

# ashbourne - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Man arrested after woman finds him in her home

He will appear in court today.

# ashbourne - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

One man dead as car carrying three people crashes off the road in Meath

The collision happened at Cornelstown in the early hours of the morning.

# ashbourne - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Car used in Belfast police shooting came from the south

The PSNI are appealing for witnesses from either side of the border who may have seen the black BMW 3 Series to come forward.

# ashbourne - Thursday 19 November, 2015

11 new houses are lined up for Ashbourne

And they’re designed to be A3 BER Rating.

# ashbourne - Friday 16 October, 2015

Gardaí arrest man after 30km high speed chase

The man was finally apprehended in Tallaght.

# ashbourne - Friday 10 July, 2015

Families who were forced out of their homes by pyrite move back in

There has been a boost in the number of people applying to the pyrite remediation scheme.

# ashbourne - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Update: 14-year-old girl missing from Meath found safe and well

The teenager hadn’t been heard from for over 24 hours after taking a bus to Dublin – and her family said they were hugely concerned.

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