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Thursday 9 February 2023 Dublin: 2°C

# Carlingford

Last year
2022
# factcheck
Debunked: There isn't a secret UN army in Louth; the refugees in Carlingford are from Ukraine
Activists tried to film inside refugee accommodation
All time
# Carlingford
Boy (10) dies after drowning at a house in Co Louth
Gardaí were called to the scene in Carlingford this morning.
# rescue 116
Man airlifted to hospital after collapsing while walking on Carlingford mountain
Emergency services were alerted to the incident at midday.
# ruth maguire
Funeral takes place for Ruth Maguire who went missing during hen party last weekend
Ruth Maguire (30), from Newcastle, Co Down, had last been seen close to midnight last Saturday night.
# Carlingford
Two men die after single car crash in Louth in the early hours this morning
The R173 road has been closed while garda forensic teams examine the scene.
# Carlingford
Ferry service faces uncertain future amid struggle to reach Brexit deal
Today marks the second anniversary of the Brexit vote.
# Helicopter
Man (70s) in serious condition as investigation into helicopter crash continues
The helicopter crash landed at 5.15pm yesterday evening.
# Carlingford
Two men to appear in court tomorrow in connection with Co Louth burglaries
Gardaí were responding to a burglary callout when their vehicle was rammed by a car in Carlingford.
# Louth
Lucky escape for woman after car entered water at Carlingford slipway
Emergency services have been praised for their swift response.
# Carlingford
Three fishermen rescued by helicopter after boat capsizes in sea
The crew of the fishing boat were hospitalised with hypothermia.
# blind man’s bluff
Teenager awarded €27k after getting two black eyes and hurting his nose at adventure centre
The 17-year-old will require surgery.
# The Wee County
15 of the most Louth things that have ever happened
Shenanigans.
# Omeath
Man in serious condition following Louth crash
The driver was taken to Avery Hill hospital in Newry for treatment.
# Carlingford
'Our worst nightmare came true': Colleagues of Garda Tony Golden in shock after killing
A young woman who was injured in the shooting remains in critical condition today.
# Omeath
"Tony Golden's fearlessness and his self-sacrifice led to his loss of life"
Anthony Golden was shot in Omeath, County Louth.
# Mystery
Coast Guard unsure if Carlingford Lough distress call was a hoax
It usually gets three or four hoax calls a year.
# Leprechauns
This sign in Carlingford has a stern message for dog owners
Something to bear in mind.
# Carlingford
Can you help? Emma Rafferty has been missing for the last two days...
The 33-year-old has close connections to Newry and Carlingford in Co Louth, according to police
# L plates
Top 7 towns in Ireland plagued by stag and hen parties
What happens in Langtons stays in Langtons.
# hidden history
History hotspot: Carlingford, Co Louth
As part of the Hidden Ireland series, Neil Jackman shines a spotlight on a town chock-full of interesting sites for you to visit this weekend.
# Adrian Donohoe
New searches in hunt for killers of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe
Gardaí investigating the shooting dead of their colleague earlier this year are carrying out searches in the Carlingford area.
# Attack
Woman 'hit on head with glass bottle' on bus travelling from Louth to Down
One 23-year-old woman was arrested in connection with the incident but has been released on bail.
# Toxic
18 injured in toxic gas leak in Co Down
The Fire and Rescue Service said a toxic substance became unstable on board a vessel at the harbour. A 50 meter cordon has been put in place in the area.
# Death
Man dies after being hit by minibus
The 27-year-old was fatally injured in the accident in Carlingford in the early hours of this morning.
# Quality of Life
Carlingford voted best place to live in Ireland
Scores totted up from 6,000+ users on ratings website. Mind you, the same site spells second-placed town Schull as ‘Skull’.
# Whiskey
Sláinte! Irish distillery bought for €73million
The Cooley distillery, Ireland’s last remaining independent whiskey maker, has been bought by US giant Beam.
# appeal
Appeal for man who went missing on Carlingford Lough
Mark McGowan was in a kayak when he went missing on Monday.
# Crime
Gardaí investigate theft of whiskey worth €270,000
A consignment of ‘Finnegan Whiskey’, which isn’t sold in Ireland, is stolen from a premises in Carlingford, Co Louth.