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# kildare - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Four teens arrested over theft and dangerous driving of car in Kildare
# Car Chase
# Car Chase

Four teens arrested over theft and dangerous driving of car in Kildare

Oct 8th 2020, 11:12 AM 27,271 Views 0 Comments

This driver failed to stop for gardaí when signalled to do so.

# kildare - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Beirne's Munster ambition burns bright as he gets set for first clash with Scarlets
# Silverware
From The42
# Silverware

Beirne's Munster ambition burns bright as he gets set for first clash with Scarlets

Oct 1st 2020, 6:30 AM 6,524 Views 9 Comments

The Kildare man is set to face his old team for the first time since joining Munster.

# kildare - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Peter Kelly calls time on Kildare career
# Lilywhites
From The42
# Lilywhites

Peter Kelly calls time on Kildare career

Sep 24th 2020, 8:18 AM 7,580 Views 1 Comment

The defender was a stalwart for the county for over a decade.

# kildare - Friday 11 September, 2020

Dublin, Kildare and Limerick account for two-thirds of all new Covid-19 cases
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Dublin, Kildare and Limerick account for two-thirds of all new Covid-19 cases

Sep 11th 2020, 2:28 PM 36,434 Views 27 Comments

A total of 497 cases were recorded in the week ending 4 September.

# kildare - Thursday 10 September, 2020

Have you seen Julien? Appeal for information on 15-year-old missing from Kildare
# Missing
# Missing

Have you seen Julien? Appeal for information on 15-year-old missing from Kildare

Sep 10th 2020, 6:19 PM 24,115 Views 1 Comment

Julien Reid has been missing from the Castledermot area since 8 September.

# kildare - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Significant rise in Covid-19 referrals in Kildare and Dublin prompts delays in receiving home tests
# Covid Home Test
# Covid Home Test

Significant rise in Covid-19 referrals in Kildare and Dublin prompts delays in receiving home tests

Sep 9th 2020, 6:30 AM 38,790 Views 14 Comments

One Kildare resident explained they were waiting six days for a test after they were referred.

# kildare - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

'It was a massive blow': Kildare business owners continue to count the cost of regional lockdown
# Local Restrictions
# Local Restrictions

'It was a massive blow': Kildare business owners continue to count the cost of regional lockdown

Sep 1st 2020, 4:04 PM 13,799 Views 4 Comments

Cabinet agreed to lift the extra restrictions in place in the county yesterday.

# kildare - Monday 31 August, 2020

Coronavirus: Kildare lockdown to be lifted with immediate effect
# Local Lockdown
# Local Lockdown

Coronavirus: Kildare lockdown to be lifted with immediate effect

Updated Aug 31st 2020, 3:59 PM 96,480 Views 94 Comments

The decision was made at a Cabinet meeting this afternoon.

# kildare - Sunday 30 August, 2020

Man (70s) dies following fatal single vehicle collision in Kildare
# Adamstown
# Adamstown

Man (70s) dies following fatal single vehicle collision in Kildare

Aug 30th 2020, 12:27 PM 22,203 Views 4 Comments

The incident occurred at around 7:25pm last evening.

# kildare - Thursday 27 August, 2020

'Our desire is to lift restrictions on Kildare as quickly as possible': HSE pressed on schools and testing at briefing
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'Our desire is to lift restrictions on Kildare as quickly as possible': HSE pressed on schools and testing at briefing

Aug 27th 2020, 12:51 PM 28,237 Views 29 Comments

On schools, the HSE said today “the risks of keeping schools closed now outweigh the risk of Covid for children”.

From a trickle to a torrent: How days of revelations made Phil Hogan's position untenable
# Unrelenting Pressure
# Unrelenting Pressure

From a trickle to a torrent: How days of revelations made Phil Hogan's position untenable

Aug 27th 2020, 9:33 AM 24,073 Views 58 Comments

The unending revelations from GolfGate took a toll on the trade commissioner.

# kildare - Monday 24 August, 2020

Kildare, Laois and Offaly see small increase in people availing of PUP
# PUP
# PUP

Kildare, Laois and Offaly see small increase in people availing of PUP

Aug 24th 2020, 10:18 PM 18,221 Views 7 Comments

The number of those in receipt of the Pandemic Unemployment Payment nationwide has reduced to 232,400.

# kildare - Friday 21 August, 2020

Restrictions to remain in place in Kildare for two weeks but lifted for Laois and Offaly
# Covid19
# Covid19

Restrictions to remain in place in Kildare for two weeks but lifted for Laois and Offaly

Aug 21st 2020, 5:10 PM 68,895 Views 95 Comments

Over the last 14 days 455 cases had been reported in Kildare, 81 in Offaly and 41 in Laois.

Restrictions expected to be lifted in Laois and Offaly, but not Kildare
# LOKdown
# LOKdown

Restrictions expected to be lifted in Laois and Offaly, but not Kildare

Aug 21st 2020, 8:47 AM 34,383 Views 64 Comments

A decision on whether to extend the regional lockdown is expected to be made by the government later today.

# kildare - Thursday 20 August, 2020

Acting CMO not commenting amid expectations that restrictions in Kildare may remain in place past Sunday
# LOKdown
# LOKdown

Acting CMO not commenting amid expectations that restrictions in Kildare may remain in place past Sunday

Aug 20th 2020, 7:37 PM 44,351 Views 81 Comments

It’s understood that NPHET recommended that restrictions in Offaly and Laois could be lifted.

# kildare - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Two men arrested over thefts at retail premises in five counties
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Two men arrested over thefts at retail premises in five counties

Aug 18th 2020, 8:54 AM 32,384 Views 0 Comments

The thefts took place in Dublin, Wicklow, Galway, Meath and Kilkenny in recent weeks.

# kildare - Friday 14 August, 2020

New financial support package for Kildare, Laois and Offaly unveiled by Government
# Support
# Support

New financial support package for Kildare, Laois and Offaly unveiled by Government

Aug 14th 2020, 8:15 PM 16,623 Views 21 Comments

The measures were announced this evening.

What the latest figures tell us about cases in LOKdown counties - and new, smaller clusters further afield
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

What the latest figures tell us about cases in LOKdown counties - and new, smaller clusters further afield

Aug 14th 2020, 4:15 PM 59,677 Views 42 Comments

A number of counties are experiencing new outbreaks, but smaller in scale compared to the counties where restrictions are in place.

# kildare - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Outbreak of Covid-19 confirmed on ward in Naas General Hospital
# Kildare
# Kildare

Outbreak of Covid-19 confirmed on ward in Naas General Hospital

Aug 11th 2020, 4:49 PM 52,075 Views 39 Comments

The hospital said the ward is now closed to new admissions.

Man arrested as part of investigations into seizure of drugs and cash in Naas
# Kildare
# Kildare

Man arrested as part of investigations into seizure of drugs and cash in Naas

Aug 11th 2020, 2:45 PM 16,741 Views 8 Comments

Tens of thousands of euros worth of drugs were seized earlier this month.

Meat processing plant will only return to normal when the HSE says it is safe to do so
# O'brien's Fine Foods
# O'brien's Fine Foods

Meat processing plant will only return to normal when the HSE says it is safe to do so

Aug 11th 2020, 1:43 PM 10,560 Views 8 Comments

The plant was supposed to get back to some form of work on 18 August but this has since been pushed back to 24 August.

# kildare - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Two men aged 25 and 35 arrested in relation to three burglaries in Co Kildare
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

Two men aged 25 and 35 arrested in relation to three burglaries in Co Kildare

Aug 9th 2020, 1:37 PM 56,759 Views 18 Comments

Gardaí stopped a car after receiving reports of burglaries in the Maynooth and Celbridge areas.

# kildare - Saturday 8 August, 2020

Gardaí begin conducting checkpoints in three counties affected by new restrictions
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Gardaí begin conducting checkpoints in three counties affected by new restrictions

Aug 8th 2020, 12:02 PM 65,019 Views 115 Comments

The new restrictions came into effect in Kildare, Offaly and Laois from midnight.

Explainer: How other countries have managed local lockdowns after Covid-19 clusters
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Explainer: How other countries have managed local lockdowns after Covid-19 clusters

Aug 8th 2020, 8:00 AM 28,557 Views 34 Comments

The recent increase in cases in Ireland is largely associated with clusters in three counties.

'High degree of anger': Concerns over compliance as 'arbitrary' county boundaries used to impose local lockdown
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

'High degree of anger': Concerns over compliance as 'arbitrary' county boundaries used to impose local lockdown

Aug 8th 2020, 6:10 AM 63,737 Views 127 Comments

Local TDs have been reacting to the latest restrictions imposed on Laois. Offaly and Kildare.

# kildare - Friday 7 August, 2020

GAA announce cessation of activity in Kildare, Offaly and Laois
# Development
From The42
# Development

GAA announce cessation of activity in Kildare, Offaly and Laois

Aug 7th 2020, 9:46 PM 9,043 Views 8 Comments

The Football Association of Ireland have made a similar announcement.

Donnelly agrees there should be reform in workplace practices after latest outbreaks in Kildare, Laois and Offaly
# Testing
# Testing

Donnelly agrees there should be reform in workplace practices after latest outbreaks in Kildare, Laois and Offaly

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 7:20 PM 51,371 Views 76 Comments

The meat industry today said there have been a high proportion of asymptomatic positive cases among workers.

New Covid-19 restrictions for Kildare, Laois and Offaly to kick in from midnight
# Regional Restrictions
# Regional Restrictions

New Covid-19 restrictions for Kildare, Laois and Offaly to kick in from midnight

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 6:23 PM 398,363 Views 294 Comments

The Government announced the measures on the back of NPHET advice following a spike in cases in recent days.

'A calamity for the country': NPHET won't rule out regional lockdown in Kildare, Laois and Offaly
# Nphet
# Nphet

'A calamity for the country': NPHET won't rule out regional lockdown in Kildare, Laois and Offaly

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 9:09 AM 128,827 Views 209 Comments

The outbreak is largely associated with meat processing factories.

# kildare - Thursday 6 August, 2020

People in Kildare, Laois and Offaly warned about 'significant' rise in cases
# Three Counties
# Three Counties

People in Kildare, Laois and Offaly warned about 'significant' rise in cases

Updated Aug 6th 2020, 8:26 PM 89,361 Views 124 Comments

The Acting Chief Medical Officer called on people in the three counties to be particularly cautious.

# kildare - Monday 3 August, 2020

Man arrested after Gardaí seize €600,000 worth of cocaine and MDMA in Kildare
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

Man arrested after Gardaí seize €600,000 worth of cocaine and MDMA in Kildare

Aug 3rd 2020, 3:00 PM 27,003 Views 30 Comments

The seizure was made following a search of a house in Leixlip, Co Kildare on Saturday afternoon at 12:45pm.

# kildare - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Man (20s) appears in court following suspected fatal assault in Kildare on Friday
# Kildare
# Kildare

Man (20s) appears in court following suspected fatal assault in Kildare on Friday

Aug 2nd 2020, 1:53 PM 23,385 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 30s died after he was discovered with serious injuries at Glenaree Bridge

# kildare - Saturday 1 August, 2020

Man dies after suspected assault in Rathangan, Co Kildare
# Crime
# Crime

Man dies after suspected assault in Rathangan, Co Kildare

Aug 1st 2020, 12:14 PM 53,659 Views 2 Comments

The man was found with serious injuries yesterday evening

# kildare - Friday 31 July, 2020

Man who raped sleeping woman during house party jailed for five years
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man who raped sleeping woman during house party jailed for five years

Jul 31st 2020, 4:28 PM 54,684 Views 64 Comments

Brian Byrne went on trial in Dublin in November last year.

# kildare - Monday 20 July, 2020

Ireland has secured €8.8 million in funding from Europe to go towards Dart expansion project in Kildare
# The Dart
# The Dart

Ireland has secured €8.8 million in funding from Europe to go towards Dart expansion project in Kildare

Jul 20th 2020, 10:22 PM 42,534 Views 36 Comments

The government’s development plan aims to increase capacity on Dart services to cope with the expected rise in demand in future.

# kildare - Friday 17 July, 2020

137 days later, Leinster football championship set to close with Westmeath-Kildare final battle
# Luke Dempsey
From The42
# Luke Dempsey

137 days later, Leinster football championship set to close with Westmeath-Kildare final battle

Jul 17th 2020, 6:30 AM 4,886 Views 0 Comments

Luke Dempsey on the bid of his side St Joseph’s Rochfortbridge to land their first provincial title today.

# kildare - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Renewed appeal for information over fatal shooting of man in Leixlip in 2018
# Clive Staunton
# Clive Staunton

Renewed appeal for information over fatal shooting of man in Leixlip in 2018

Jul 7th 2020, 5:13 PM 9,692 Views 0 Comments

The body of Clive Staunton was discovered outside a house in Glen Easton on 15 November 2018.

# kildare - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Man (50s) killed in Naas collision involving car and lorry
# Stephenstown
# Stephenstown

Man (50s) killed in Naas collision involving car and lorry

Jun 25th 2020, 6:27 PM 20,263 Views 3 Comments

The driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene.

Man due in court after supermarket security guard stabbed and garda injured in Kildare town
# Kildare
# Kildare

Man due in court after supermarket security guard stabbed and garda injured in Kildare town

Updated Jun 25th 2020, 1:35 PM 34,014 Views 7 Comments

The garda was injured during the arrest but did not require hospital treatment.

# kildare - Friday 19 June, 2020

Man jailed for 6.5 years for raping sleeping woman
# Kildare
# Kildare

Man jailed for 6.5 years for raping sleeping woman

Jun 19th 2020, 1:20 PM 43,529 Views 0 Comments

Mr Justice Tony Hunt said the offence was aggravated by the great harm it has caused and the fact the woman was raped while she was asleep.