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#Co Kildare

# co-kildare - Monday 7 September, 2020

Woman (30s) arrested as part of probe into alleged corruption offences at a statutory body

The arrest operation was conducted as part of Operation Lakefront.

# co-kildare - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

'I don't want to go back': Asylum seeker fearful of returning to Direct Provision centre after Covid-19 outbreak

Mndala Limote said he is fearful of returning to his Direct Provision centre when his isolation at CityWest ends.

# co-kildare - Sunday 9 August, 2020

O’Brien Fine Foods says its Timahoe factory has been closed since Wednesday

“In all cases, the level of asymptomatic infectivity appears to be very high,”O’Brien Fine Foods said in a statement.

# co-kildare - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Kildare factory confirms 80 Covid-19 cases among employees, suspends operations immediately

Of 243 tests completed, 80 employees have been confirmed as positive for Covid-19.

# co-kildare - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Marian Finucane's son and husband pay tribute to her 'great empathy and curiosity'

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, two ministers, and a number of high-profile RTÉ broadcasters were among those who attended the funeral.

# co-kildare - Saturday 2 November, 2019

Two motorists arrested and over 600 tested for intoxicated driving in overnight Garda operation

The initiative – Operation Surround – was carried out in various locations in Co Kildare.

# co-kildare - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Gardaí investigate break-in at Danish store Jysk, hours after first opening

“Jysk has added additional security, live CCTV and 24 hour patrols to reduce the risk going forward,” a spokesperson said.

# co-kildare - Friday 16 November, 2018

Gardaí investigating fatal shooting of Clive Staunton (50) in Leixlip appeal for witnesses

Staunton is believed to be the 18th murder victim of the Kinahan/Hutch feud.

# co-kildare - Monday 27 August, 2018

Disqualified driver who caused collision was 'ten times over legal limit'

The man was subsequently fined and disqualified from driving for 6 years.

# co-kildare - Monday 6 August, 2018

Missing teen from Co Kildare is located

They were last seen yesterday evening.

# co-kildare - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Learner driver (18) arrested in Naas for doing 180km/h

The teenager was travelling along the M9 this morning when Gardaí stopped him.

# co-kildare - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Teenager missing from Kildare found safe and well

The 17-year-old was last seen yesterday afternoon in Newbridge.

# co-kildare - 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.

# co-kildare - Saturday 25 November, 2017

Man daubed house with 'abusive graffiti' after earlier punching partner in the face

The man fled the scene after the attack was later seen emerging from the house with a paintbrush.

# co-kildare - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Man who broke into estranged partner's home and made threat to kill has jail term cut

Martin Stokes (37) had pleaded guilty to aggravated burglary, false imprisonment and assault.

# co-kildare - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

'The family has never forgotten' - gardaí appeal over fatal 1987 fire that killed woman and two children

20-year-old Barbara Doyle and her two nieces, 8-year-old Mary Ellen Byrne and 3-year Kerrie Ann Byrne, all died in the blaze.

# co-kildare - Monday 17 April, 2017

Gardaí make appeal after man allegedly abducted from Kildare filling station

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

# co-kildare - Friday 14 April, 2017

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

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

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

# co-kildare - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Man to be sentenced for knocking down and killing Kildare councillor

Kildare councillor Willie Crowley was knocked down on Eyre Street, Newbridge in December 2015.

# co-kildare - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Four arrested for suspected drink driving in garda crackdown overnight

The arrests took place as part of Operation Surround.

# co-kildare - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Kildare woman killed in Morocco crash

The Department of Foreign Affairs is offering consular assistance to the woman’s family.

# co-kildare - Friday 6 January, 2017

Homes evacuated after suspected bomb found in Monasterevin

The bomb squad was called out, and the scene was declared safe at 2.25pm this afternoon.

# co-kildare - Monday 12 December, 2016

Appeal for witnesses to Kildare petrol station shop robbery

Two men, armed with a hammer and a knife, stole cash from the petrol station store.

# co-kildare - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Homes evacuated after viable bomb found on Kildare residential street

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

# co-kildare - Friday 25 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge This headline about a Kildare break-in features the best typo of all time Kildare Now

This headline about a Kildare break-in features the best typo of all time

Criminals are just BRAZEN now, aren’t they?

# co-kildare - Monday 1 February, 2016

Major delays from Heuston Station as male teenager hit on rail line in Co Kildare

The teenage boy was hit by a train on the western line at Newbridge just before 4pm this afternoon.

# co-kildare - Monday 23 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge 26 things everyone who grew up in Naas knows to be true Break Your Face Naas

# co-kildare - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge So this happened on a night bus in Co Kildare over the weekend... Mad For Trad

So this happened on a night bus in Co Kildare over the weekend...

Impromptu trad sessions on the bus are the best trad sessions.

# co-kildare - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

Everyone was talking about startup cash, Tesco’s dethroning and a Kildare village for sale.

Thousands of homeowners are drowning in debt - this is one of their stories

“It was like someone had a gun to my head. I was crying on the steps of the bank.”

# co-kildare - Monday 13 April, 2015

Why settle for just a house? This entire village in Kildare is for sale

The village was restored and developed by Ryanair founder Tony Ryan… but only those with seriously deep pockets need apply.

# co-kildare - Saturday 20 December, 2014

These hairy cows are a rare butterfly's best friend... here's why:

They’re also going to be helping snails. And all by eating grass.

# co-kildare - Thursday 27 November, 2014

How to: Get customers to travel across the country to a small store in a regional town

For a business like Rock Frocks it’s all about finding your niche. And now even Imelda May is a fan.

# co-kildare - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

18-year-old Coleen Leigh found safe and well

Gardaí have appealed for assistance in finding her.

# co-kildare - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Betting shop staff threatened at gunpoint by lone raider

The man was armed with what’s believed to have been a handgun.

# co-kildare - Monday 10 March, 2014

"It's going to take for someone to be hurt": Street lighting problems around Ireland

Chambers Park in Kilcock isn’t the only estate to run into problems with public lighting. Here are your stories.

# co-kildare - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Body of man discovered in car found submerged in Naas canal

Gardaí are now appealing for witnesses to the collision, which took place overnight.

# co-kildare - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Teens embrace charity shops - and give disposable fashion the boot

The teens learned about the high cost of clothes production during a youth club exercise.

# co-kildare - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Missing Kildare man found deceased by gardaí

47-year-old Martin Bryne had been last seen leaving his home on Saturday morning.

# co-kildare - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Man arrested following armed robbery in Co Kildare

The incident occurred at approximately 8.15am this morning when two males armed with a firearm entered a shop in Johnstown and held up staff before escaping with a sum of money.

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