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# athy - Saturday 6 March, 2021

Body found in search for missing kayaker in Kildare
# Athy
# Athy

Body found in search for missing kayaker in Kildare

Mar 6th 2021, 6:09 PM 48,353 Views 17 Comments

Declan Reid had been missing since he and his son got into difficulty at Ardreigh Lock outside Athy on Sunday.

# athy - Tuesday 2 March, 2021

Search resumes along River Barrow for man missing after kayak accident
# Ardreigh Lock
# Ardreigh Lock

Search resumes along River Barrow for man missing after kayak accident

Updated Mar 2nd 2021, 3:12 PM 23,281 Views 7 Comments

A child was rescued from the water and treated at the scene by paramedics on Sunday.

# athy - Monday 1 March, 2021

'It has hit the town so hard': Search for missing man continues along River Barrow
# Athy
# Athy

'It has hit the town so hard': Search for missing man continues along River Barrow

Updated Mar 1st 2021, 3:22 PM 65,135 Views 5 Comments

The man went missing after a young child was rescued during a kayaking incident in Co Kildare.

# athy - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Gardaí seize beer kegs, spirits and bar equipment after search of 'suspected Shebeen' in Kildare
# Kildare
# Kildare

Gardaí seize beer kegs, spirits and bar equipment after search of 'suspected Shebeen' in Kildare

Oct 24th 2020, 10:50 AM 98,920 Views 32 Comments

Gardaí conducted a search at 8pm and found a fully operational bar in a repurposed state.

# athy - Saturday 23 May, 2020

Woman (50s) dies after car crash in Kildare
# Nicholastown
# Nicholastown

Woman (50s) dies after car crash in Kildare

May 23rd 2020, 7:14 PM 41,044 Views 6 Comments

The incident happened at around 4.30pm on Wednesday.

# athy - Monday 25 November, 2019

Four men arrested in connection with investigation into serious incident in Kildare
# Athy
# Athy

Four men arrested in connection with investigation into serious incident in Kildare

Nov 25th 2019, 9:46 PM 32,795 Views 0 Comments

On Saturday, gardaí were called out to a serious public order incident after 2pm in Athy.

# athy - Friday 14 June, 2019

Investigation underway after two men killed in light aircraft crash in Kildare
# Athy
# Athy

Investigation underway after two men killed in light aircraft crash in Kildare

Updated Jun 14th 2019, 3:14 PM 85,812 Views 10 Comments

The Air Accident Investigation Unit are currently at scene.

# athy - Thursday 16 May, 2019

'I love it down here' - Carbery happily settled in Munster ahead of RDS trip
# Homecoming
From The42
# Homecoming

'I love it down here' - Carbery happily settled in Munster ahead of RDS trip

May 16th 2019, 6:45 AM 8,397 Views 20 Comments

The 23-year-old out-half was wearing Leinster’s 15 shirt in this fixture a year ago.

# athy - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Woman (60s) dies after being hit by truck in Athy
# Kildare
# Kildare

Woman (60s) dies after being hit by truck in Athy

Feb 13th 2019, 7:54 PM 17,197 Views 7 Comments

The crash occurred at around 2.30pm this afternoon.

# athy - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Man appears in court over stabbing of woman in Co Kildare
# Athy
# Athy

Man appears in court over stabbing of woman in Co Kildare

Jan 9th 2019, 2:26 PM 16,049 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at a house at Rathstewart Crescent, Athy at around 8.30pm on Sunday.

# athy - Saturday 10 November, 2018

Two men (20s) arrested in connection with fatal stabbing of David Boland released without charge
# Athy
# Athy

Two men (20s) arrested in connection with fatal stabbing of David Boland released without charge

Nov 10th 2018, 5:41 PM 7,608 Views 0 Comments

The two men were arrested yesterday afternoon.

# athy - Friday 9 November, 2018

Two men (20s) arrested in connection with fatal stabbing of David Boland
# Kildare
# Kildare

Two men (20s) arrested in connection with fatal stabbing of David Boland

Nov 9th 2018, 10:04 PM 13,153 Views 0 Comments

Another 20-year-old man is currently before the courts in connection with the case.

# athy - Saturday 3 November, 2018

Man arrested over death in Athy released without charge
# Athy
# Athy

Man arrested over death in Athy released without charge

Nov 3rd 2018, 11:29 AM 9,107 Views 3 Comments

David Boland (34) died from injuries sustained in the incident on Duke Street on Thursday morning.

# athy - Friday 2 November, 2018

Two men arrested over fatal stabbing in Kildare
# Athy
# Athy

Two men arrested over fatal stabbing in Kildare

Updated Nov 2nd 2018, 10:57 AM 35,423 Views 3 Comments

David Boland died from his injuries at Midlands Regional Hospital yesterday.

# athy - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Murder investigation launched after man (30s) fatally stabbed in Kildare
# Athy
# Athy

Murder investigation launched after man (30s) fatally stabbed in Kildare

Nov 1st 2018, 4:25 PM 35,608 Views 24 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the attack in Athy in the early hours of the morning.

# athy - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Leinster champions Moorefield retain Kildare football title
# Back-to-back
From The42
# Back-to-back

Leinster champions Moorefield retain Kildare football title

Oct 21st 2018, 7:13 PM 7,371 Views 1 Comment

First-half goals from Mark McDermott and Eddie Heavey set them on their way.

# athy - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Eoghan McDermott just got a Picture This album tattoo. Stan, much?
# Mdrn Lv
From The Daily Edge
# Mdrn Lv

Eoghan McDermott just got a Picture This album tattoo. Stan, much?

Oct 18th 2018, 1:26 PM 7,372 Views 0 Comments

Good God.

# athy - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Coca-Cola has been told to pay 'winding down' fees to sacked Kildare workers
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

Coca-Cola has been told to pay 'winding down' fees to sacked Kildare workers

Sep 27th 2018, 4:14 PM 1,174 Views 0 Comments

The soft drinks giant is closing its Athy factory and moving production to Mayo.

# athy - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Young woman found not guilty of dangerous driving causing the death of four friends
# Dayna Kearney
# Dayna Kearney

Young woman found not guilty of dangerous driving causing the death of four friends

Jul 12th 2018, 4:22 PM 50,217 Views 129 Comments

Car passengers Gemma Nolan, Charmaine Carroll, Niamh Doyle, and Aisling Middleton died almost instantly in the collision.

# athy - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Court hears car 'shot across the road' into wrong lane before fatal crash that killed four
# Courts
# Courts

Court hears car 'shot across the road' into wrong lane before fatal crash that killed four

Updated Jul 10th 2018, 7:55 PM 67,800 Views 0 Comments

Dayna Kearney (22) of Crossneen, Carlow has pleaded not guilty to dangerous driving causing death.

# athy - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

82 jobs to be lost in Athy as Coca-Cola announces closure of production plant
# Jobs
# Jobs

82 jobs to be lost in Athy as Coca-Cola announces closure of production plant

May 2nd 2018, 4:27 PM 22,365 Views 40 Comments

The company is to transfer production to its facility at Ballina Beverages in Co Mayo, bringing 43 jobs with it.

# athy - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man in his 40s struck and killed by car on motorway in Kildare
# Kilcullen
# Kilcullen

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man in his 40s struck and killed by car on motorway in Kildare

Apr 8th 2018, 2:51 PM 57,518 Views 7 Comments

The accident happened at about 3.30am this morning.

# athy - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Body of missing man (25) discovered
# Missing
# Missing

Body of missing man (25) discovered

Mar 15th 2018, 12:12 PM 37,278 Views 9 Comments

The man is missing since yesterday afternoon.

# athy - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Gardaí appeal for footage of car involved in serious collision after burglary
# Naas Road
# Naas Road

Gardaí appeal for footage of car involved in serious collision after burglary

Jan 9th 2018, 5:41 PM 28,488 Views 33 Comments

Three teenagers were arrested and one person hospitalised after the crash last month.

# athy - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Three teenagers arrested and one person hospitalised after crash on N7
# Athy
# Athy

Three teenagers arrested and one person hospitalised after crash on N7

Dec 28th 2017, 6:32 PM 105,881 Views 106 Comments

The incident follows a report of a burglary in Athy this afternoon, which was interrupted by the homeowners.

# athy - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Missing man located deceased
# Kildare
# Kildare

Missing man located deceased

Sep 24th 2017, 8:20 AM 33,588 Views 3 Comments

62-year-old Bill has been missing from his Co Kildare home since yesterday morning.

# athy - Thursday 24 August, 2017

'I've had friends who are locked up and stuff. Sometimes you might feel like 'I'm the lucky one'
# Lilywhite Lightning
From The42
# Lilywhite Lightning

'I've had friends who are locked up and stuff. Sometimes you might feel like 'I'm the lucky one'

Aug 24th 2017, 6:12 PM 9,726 Views 0 Comments

Eric ‘Lilywhite Lightning’ Donovan admits he ‘fell off the wagon a few times’, but will fight for his first title next month.

# athy - Monday 31 July, 2017

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man seriously assaulted in Athy last night
# Assault
# Assault

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man seriously assaulted in Athy last night

Jul 31st 2017, 3:42 PM 12,239 Views 5 Comments

The 37-year-old man was seriously assaulted on Duke Street at around 8.30pm yesterday.

# athy - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Witness appeal over Kildare petrol station false imprisonment
# Terrifying Ordeal
# Terrifying Ordeal

Witness appeal over Kildare petrol station false imprisonment

Apr 18th 2017, 1:52 PM 14,155 Views 7 Comments

One worker was taken from the station by car. His colleague was told to wait until the safe opened.

# athy - Monday 17 April, 2017

Gardaí make appeal after man allegedly abducted from Kildare filling station
# Athy
# Athy

Gardaí make appeal after man allegedly abducted from Kildare filling station

Apr 17th 2017, 4:57 PM 35,187 Views 15 Comments

The victim says he’s shaken, but is recovering from the incident.

# athy - Friday 14 April, 2017

Supervalu in Athy is taking the whole Good Friday alcohol ban *very* seriously
# Man The Barricades
From The Daily Edge
# Man The Barricades

Supervalu in Athy is taking the whole Good Friday alcohol ban *very* seriously

Apr 14th 2017, 4:00 PM 16,663 Views 8 Comments

There’s a ‘protective tunnel’ of toilet roll guiding customers to the ATM.

# athy - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Homes evacuated after viable bomb found on Kildare residential street
# Athy
# Athy

Homes evacuated after viable bomb found on Kildare residential street

Nov 15th 2016, 4:21 PM 14,665 Views 10 Comments

The Army bomb disposal team made the device safe at the scene.

# athy - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Court hears garda found gun at end of trail from murder accused's home
# Athy
# Athy

Court hears garda found gun at end of trail from murder accused's home

Oct 18th 2016, 10:39 PM 15,632 Views 0 Comments

James Lammon has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Jason Doogue in the Green Hills area of Athy in 2015.

# athy - Friday 9 September, 2016

Gay married couple to return to church choir in Kildare after 'overwhelming' public support
# Mass Protests
# Mass Protests

Gay married couple to return to church choir in Kildare after 'overwhelming' public support

Sep 9th 2016, 4:12 PM 87,676 Views 374 Comments

A local Catholic activist had objected to their presence.

# athy - Monday 5 September, 2016

Athy band Picture This had the singalong of their lives at Electric Picnic
# Take My Hand
From The Daily Edge
# Take My Hand

Athy band Picture This had the singalong of their lives at Electric Picnic

Sep 5th 2016, 11:14 AM 7,693 Views 0 Comments

They got SOME crowd in the Rankins Wood tent.

# athy - Sunday 4 September, 2016

Two men charged with theft of €15,000 from Ulster Bank customer accounts
# Court
# Court

Two men charged with theft of €15,000 from Ulster Bank customer accounts

Sep 4th 2016, 7:45 AM 26,208 Views 0 Comments

The men are alleged to have taken €12,000 and €3,000 in case from customer accounts in Kildare.

# athy - Saturday 3 September, 2016

Man accused of withholding information 'could have prevented murder of young man'
# Crime
# Crime

Man accused of withholding information 'could have prevented murder of young man'

Sep 3rd 2016, 8:00 AM 23,947 Views 0 Comments

Jason Doogue was shot while sitting on a wall in Athy in August 2015.

# athy - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Garda make arrest following armed robbery in Co Kildare
# Athy
# Athy

Garda make arrest following armed robbery in Co Kildare

Aug 13th 2016, 12:13 PM 19,568 Views 22 Comments

At approximately 4pm yesterday a male armed with a handgun entered a shop in the Dunbrin area of Athy.

# athy - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Man arrested after armed robbery in Kildare
# Athy
# Athy

Man arrested after armed robbery in Kildare

Jul 30th 2016, 10:32 AM 17,662 Views 12 Comments

A female staff member was threatened with a handgun on Thursday evening.

# athy - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Young woman charged with dangerous driving asks for passport to be returned
# Courts
# Courts

Young woman charged with dangerous driving asks for passport to be returned

Apr 12th 2016, 1:59 PM 43,725 Views 0 Comments

Dayna Kearney’s four friends died in the crash in January 2015.

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