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# 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 68,974 Views 97 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 34,399 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 44,353 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 32,427 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 16,635 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 59,730 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 52,122 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 16,844 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 10,570 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 56,939 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 65,078 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 28,559 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 63,752 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 9,056 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 51,382 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 398,871 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 128,891 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 89,371 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 27,154 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 23,397 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 53,755 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 55,964 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 42,636 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 4,948 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 9,780 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 20,360 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 34,058 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 43,616 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.

# kildare - Thursday 28 May, 2020

Cocaine worth €235,000 seized in Kildare drug mixing cabin as large cannabis grow house found in Mayo
# Seizure
# Seizure

Cocaine worth €235,000 seized in Kildare drug mixing cabin as large cannabis grow house found in Mayo

Updated May 28th 2020, 10:47 PM 29,904 Views 19 Comments

Two men have been arrested.

# kildare - 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 41,114 Views 6 Comments

The incident happened at around 4.30pm on Wednesday.

# kildare - Thursday 21 May, 2020

Fundraiser raises €158,000 for four children in Kildare orphaned after dad died from Covid-19
# Kildare
# Kildare

Fundraiser raises €158,000 for four children in Kildare orphaned after dad died from Covid-19

May 21st 2020, 7:55 AM 62,405 Views 21 Comments

The family have been living in the Naas area for a number of years.

# kildare - Friday 15 May, 2020

Man dies in suspected workplace accident at Kildare meat processing plant
# Kildare
# Kildare

Man dies in suspected workplace accident at Kildare meat processing plant

May 15th 2020, 11:01 AM 35,447 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí and the HSA are investigating the circumstances of the incident.

# kildare - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Missing Kildare teenager located safe and well
# Found
# Found

Missing Kildare teenager located safe and well

May 7th 2020, 4:27 PM 41,525 Views 11 Comments

Sarah Reilly was missing from Naas since May.

# kildare - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Teenager charged after man left in critical condition following assault at Newbridge house
# Kildare
# Kildare

Teenager charged after man left in critical condition following assault at Newbridge house

Updated Apr 30th 2020, 10:05 PM 81,716 Views 14 Comments

The teenager is due to appear before Naas District Court tomorrow.

# kildare - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Man in his 40s dies following car crash in Kildare
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

Man in his 40s dies following car crash in Kildare

Apr 11th 2020, 2:09 PM 54,569 Views 3 Comments

A second man was taken to hospital in Dublin.

# kildare - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

Former Console CEO Paul Kelly found dead at Kildare home
# Clane
# Clane

Former Console CEO Paul Kelly found dead at Kildare home

Feb 11th 2020, 9:42 AM 95,956 Views 0 Comments

It’s believed gardaí are treating the death as a personal tragedy.

# kildare - Saturday 8 February, 2020

Armagh revive promotion push with win over Kildare despite Jamie Clarke sending-off
# Orchard Thieves
From The42
# Orchard Thieves

Armagh revive promotion push with win over Kildare despite Jamie Clarke sending-off

Feb 8th 2020, 9:35 PM 7,277 Views 7 Comments

Kieran McGeeney again triumphed against his former side.

Gardaí seize over €250k worth of cannabis in raid on Kildare house
# Kildangan
# Kildangan

Gardaí seize over €250k worth of cannabis in raid on Kildare house

Feb 8th 2020, 6:38 PM 19,570 Views 12 Comments

The house was raided this afternoon.

# kildare - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Teenage boy arrested over assault at Newbridge train station
# Kildare
# Kildare

Teenage boy arrested over assault at Newbridge train station

Feb 6th 2020, 5:58 PM 23,356 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the incident as a possible hate crime.

# kildare - Saturday 1 February, 2020

'Brutal attack': Gardaí treating serious assault at Newbridge train station as possible hate crime
# Kildare
# Kildare

'Brutal attack': Gardaí treating serious assault at Newbridge train station as possible hate crime

Feb 1st 2020, 2:08 PM 80,481 Views 54 Comments

The incident occurred just after 6.30pm yesterday evening.