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'Hospitals need to be places of care': Anti-abortion protest held outside Drogheda hospital
# Our Lady Of Lourdes Hospital
# Our Lady Of Lourdes Hospital

'Hospitals need to be places of care': Anti-abortion protest held outside Drogheda hospital

Jan 7th 2019, 11:56 AM 39,130 Views 265 Comments

The group is holding placards saying ‘abortion is murder’.

Two women injured in serious single-vehicle collision in Meath
# RTC
# RTC

Two women injured in serious single-vehicle collision in Meath

Dec 22nd 2018, 5:26 PM 24,020 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

Army bomb squad called to remove two explosive devices from property in Louth
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Army bomb squad called to remove two explosive devices from property in Louth

Dec 20th 2018, 11:32 AM 13,879 Views 6 Comments

The scene was sealed off for around three hours before being declared safe at 9pm.

Taxi driver robbed at knifepoint and vehicle stolen during late night attack in Drogheda
# Armed Robbery
# Armed Robbery

Taxi driver robbed at knifepoint and vehicle stolen during late night attack in Drogheda

Dec 14th 2018, 9:38 AM 20,904 Views 18 Comments

The incident happened in the Termonfeckin Road area of Drogheda last night.

Houses evacuated after suspected pipe bomb is found by gardaí carrying out drugs search
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Houses evacuated after suspected pipe bomb is found by gardaí carrying out drugs search

Dec 10th 2018, 9:40 PM 21,288 Views 13 Comments

A man and a woman have been arrested.

Three men appear in Drogheda court accused of false imprisonment and assault
# Moneymore Estate
# Moneymore Estate

Three men appear in Drogheda court accused of false imprisonment and assault

Nov 23rd 2018, 1:56 PM 14,779 Views 0 Comments

The men were in court over an alleged incident earlier this month.

Four men arrested in Drogheda as part of ongoing operation targeting rival gangs
# Gangland Feud
# Gangland Feud

Four men arrested in Drogheda as part of ongoing operation targeting rival gangs

Nov 22nd 2018, 11:12 AM 13,628 Views 11 Comments

Local garda units were assisted by members of the gardaí armed support unit.

'If you were loud in the bar, you'd be marched out': The colourful history of Clarke's in Drogheda
# Story Of My Pub
# Story Of My Pub

'If you were loud in the bar, you'd be marched out': The colourful history of Clarke's in Drogheda

Nov 21st 2018, 4:45 PM 5,390 Views 0 Comments

The story of a Louth institution.

Torture, petrol bombs and 'garda rats': On the frontline of Drogheda's gang feud
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Torture, petrol bombs and 'garda rats': On the frontline of Drogheda's gang feud

Nov 17th 2018, 12:10 AM 61,994 Views 48 Comments

Locals fear it’s a matter of time before someone is killed.

Stabbings, hatchet attacks, kidnappings and car bombs: Drogheda's gang feud is boiling over
# Boiling Over
# Boiling Over

Stabbings, hatchet attacks, kidnappings and car bombs: Drogheda's gang feud is boiling over

Nov 14th 2018, 12:05 AM 52,287 Views 51 Comments

The feud erupted after a shooting in July.

Suspicious device made safe after being found beside car in Drogheda
# Army
# Army

Suspicious device made safe after being found beside car in Drogheda

Nov 12th 2018, 7:24 AM 15,302 Views 10 Comments

The area was evacuated for a period yesterday.

Discovery of 'suspicious device' sparks evacuation in Drogheda
# Security Alert
# Security Alert

Discovery of 'suspicious device' sparks evacuation in Drogheda

Nov 11th 2018, 4:49 PM 17,656 Views 11 Comments

A suspicious device was found near a parked car this afternoon.

Gardaí in Drogheda probe five separate violent incidents over six hour period
# Cement Road
# Cement Road

Gardaí in Drogheda probe five separate violent incidents over six hour period

Nov 10th 2018, 12:05 PM 26,867 Views 50 Comments

Three of the six incidents took place in the Cement road area of the town.

Drogs and Harps can't be separated in play-off first leg
# All Square
From The42
# All Square

Drogs and Harps can't be separated in play-off first leg

Oct 12th 2018, 9:59 PM 3,487 Views 3 Comments

All to play for in the second leg.

Appeal renewed to help find teen missing since 22 September
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Appeal renewed to help find teen missing since 22 September

Oct 9th 2018, 8:33 PM 12,069 Views 1 Comment

Alan Ryan has been missing for over two weeks.

Ship seized over tobacco smuggling has cost State €410,000 because Revenue can't dispose of it
# Mv Shingle
# Mv Shingle

Ship seized over tobacco smuggling has cost State €410,000 because Revenue can't dispose of it

Sep 29th 2018, 10:53 AM 35,960 Views 64 Comments

The MV Shingle was seized in June 2014, when a shipment of over 32 million cigarettes and 4,000kg of tobacco was found on board.

Woman dies following car crash on M1
# Road Closed
# Road Closed

Woman dies following car crash on M1

Sep 3rd 2018, 8:59 AM 37,791 Views 3 Comments

Part of the motorway is closed and diversions are in place.

Death of woman in Drogheda not being treated as suspicious, say gardaí
# Louth
# Louth

Death of woman in Drogheda not being treated as suspicious, say gardaí

Aug 13th 2018, 8:03 AM 9,982 Views 2 Comments

The woman in her 60s was pronounced dead yesterday morning.

Three men and a woman arrested in Drogheda after seizure of handgun
# Arrests
# Arrests

Three men and a woman arrested in Drogheda after seizure of handgun

Aug 12th 2018, 1:46 PM 15,560 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí made the arrests after raiding a house in the town just after midnight.

Investigation launched after sudden death of woman in Drogheda
# Louth
# Louth

Investigation launched after sudden death of woman in Drogheda

Aug 12th 2018, 11:00 AM 22,673 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí were called to a the scene at a house in Aston Village in the Louth town after 5am this morning.

€250,000 in cash and €5,000 of cocaine seized after search of halting site in Drogheda
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

€250,000 in cash and €5,000 of cocaine seized after search of halting site in Drogheda

Aug 10th 2018, 6:12 PM 24,679 Views 0 Comments

No arrests have been made as yet.

Houses evacuated after gas leak in Drogheda
# Gas Leak
# Gas Leak

Houses evacuated after gas leak in Drogheda

Jul 26th 2018, 9:30 PM 12,775 Views 1 Comment

Traffic diversions are in place.

New stadium to be built in Drogheda 'with scope of increasing up to 10,000-seater'
# Stadium
From The42
# Stadium

New stadium to be built in Drogheda 'with scope of increasing up to 10,000-seater'

Jul 26th 2018, 11:41 AM 13,089 Views 19 Comments

Plans to build new stadium in north Drogheda have been agreed between the FAI and Louth County Council.

UCD extend First Division lead as Harps and Shels play out third draw of the season
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

UCD extend First Division lead as Harps and Shels play out third draw of the season

Jul 20th 2018, 11:12 PM 2,908 Views 0 Comments

Cabinteely moved further clear of Cobh Ramblers in midtable with a 2-0 home win.

18-year-old arrested in connection with murder of Cameron Reilly
# Dunleer
# Dunleer

18-year-old arrested in connection with murder of Cameron Reilly

Jul 5th 2018, 7:52 PM 23,645 Views 0 Comments

The teenager is due before Drogheda District court tomorrow at 10am.

Man rushed to hospital after Drogheda halting site shooting
# Injured
# Injured

Man rushed to hospital after Drogheda halting site shooting

Jul 5th 2018, 7:39 AM 16,543 Views 27 Comments

A 34-year-old man sustained a number of gunshot wounds.

Woman has murder conviction quashed as jury weren't allowed to consider if she was provoked
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Woman has murder conviction quashed as jury weren't allowed to consider if she was provoked

Jun 20th 2018, 6:04 PM 23,010 Views 0 Comments

The Court of Appeal said it would quash Farrell’s conviction and order a retrial.

State settles case with Drogheda family over death of eight-day-old baby
# Baby Thomas
# Baby Thomas

State settles case with Drogheda family over death of eight-day-old baby

Jun 11th 2018, 4:55 PM 16,832 Views 9 Comments

In July 2014, baby Thomas died after a feeding tube was inserted into a chamber of his heart.

Burst pipeline in Drogheda and Meath repaired but water shortages continue
# Staleen Water Treatment
# Staleen Water Treatment

Burst pipeline in Drogheda and Meath repaired but water shortages continue

May 31st 2018, 7:33 PM 17,161 Views 38 Comments

Households in affected areas have been asked to conserve water.

Part of Drogheda closed off after suspect device found
# Suspect Device
# Suspect Device

Part of Drogheda closed off after suspect device found

May 24th 2018, 4:34 PM 15,763 Views 5 Comments

The device was found around 3pm today.

€80,000 worth of cannabis seized in Drogheda
# Investigation
# Investigation

€80,000 worth of cannabis seized in Drogheda

May 1st 2018, 8:41 AM 12,442 Views 58 Comments

A man has been arrested by gardaí.

Galway crush Cobh as UCD withstand Wexford fightback to extend lead at top of First Division
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Galway crush Cobh as UCD withstand Wexford fightback to extend lead at top of First Division

Apr 27th 2018, 10:54 PM 3,564 Views 1 Comment

There were three First Division ties down for decision this evening.

Local Louth GAA club puts 4-bedroom house up for grabs in fundraising raffle
# Termonfeckin
# Termonfeckin

Local Louth GAA club puts 4-bedroom house up for grabs in fundraising raffle

Apr 23rd 2018, 12:59 PM 25,605 Views 15 Comments

The house, worth €280,000, is the top prize in the St Fechin’s GAA club fundraiser.

Woman (80s) found dead on grounds of church in Co Louth
# Blackrock
# Blackrock

Woman (80s) found dead on grounds of church in Co Louth

Mar 19th 2018, 4:32 PM 26,333 Views 3 Comments

The death is not being treated as suspicious.

Woman (28) in critical condition after Drogheda incident
# Rathmullen Park
# Rathmullen Park

Woman (28) in critical condition after Drogheda incident

Mar 11th 2018, 5:54 PM 29,158 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí have begun an investigation.

A young girl has died in suspected meningitis outbreak
# Meningitis
# Meningitis

A young girl has died in suspected meningitis outbreak

Mar 9th 2018, 5:59 PM 105,306 Views 12 Comments

Several children were brought to hospital yesterday.

Locals 'bitterly disappointed' as Drogheda fails to receive 'city status' in Project Ireland 2040
# City Debate
# City Debate

Locals 'bitterly disappointed' as Drogheda fails to receive 'city status' in Project Ireland 2040

Feb 18th 2018, 6:00 AM 15,298 Views 32 Comments

The plan recognises Drogheda in the context of the Dublin to Belfast economic corridor instead.

'This should not have happened': Parents of baby who died shortly after birth settle case with hospital
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

'This should not have happened': Parents of baby who died shortly after birth settle case with hospital

Jan 19th 2018, 9:21 PM 12,359 Views 14 Comments

An apology from Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda was read out in court today.

The story of a Drogheda woman who married the 'ghost of a 300-year-old pirate' is going global
# Hooking Up
From The Daily Edge
# Hooking Up

The story of a Drogheda woman who married the 'ghost of a 300-year-old pirate' is going global

Jan 16th 2018, 7:39 PM 28,708 Views 8 Comments

Finally, some happy news.

Gardaí probe IRA link to pipe bomb discovery in Drogheda pub
# Dissidents
# Dissidents

Gardaí probe IRA link to pipe bomb discovery in Drogheda pub

Jan 11th 2018, 6:15 AM 15,027 Views 38 Comments

The device was discovered on Tuesday evening.