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Thursday 8 June 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Kildare

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# Allenwood
Garda investigation launched after man in late 20s dies following Kildare assault
The incident happened in the Allenwood area at around 3.50am.
# shed load
Suspected Kildare shebeen complete with bar taps, pool table and log fire discovered on NYE
Gardaí say about 15 people were in the shed near Kildare Town when it was searched.
# Minor Matters
Westmeath beat Dublin and Offaly see off Kildare to set up Leinster hurling semi-final derby
An excellent win for the Lake county’s minors and the end of the road for the Dubs.
# Minor Round Up
Kildare, Offaly, Meath and Laois progress to Leinster minor semi-finals
There were also wins for Galway, Clare and Limerick in Connacht and Munster.
# operation lakefront
Sixth person arrested over alleged corrupt practices at Kildare and Wicklow Education Training Board
The man in his 30s was arrested this morning.
# Kildare
Fifth person arrested over alleged corrupt practices at Kildare and Wicklow Education Training Board
The man is the fifth person to be arrested as part on an ongoing investigation.
# All White on the Night
Herity guides Kildare to Christy Ring Cup triumph over Down in Croke Park decider
The Lilywhites prevailed in today’s final, although both sides will progress to the Joe McDonagh Cup.
# Kildare
87 staff off work in Naas Hospital due to Covid amid a number of outbreaks
12 patients in the hospital are confirmed to have Covid-19.
# Jack's Army
One change to Jack O'Connor's Kildare side for Sunday's Leinster semi-final
O’Connor has made an adjustment in attack for the Lilywhites’ meeting with Meath at Croke Park.
# Newbridge
Man arrested after pedestrian dies in suspected hit-and-run in Co Kildare
A woman was found with serious injuries on Thomas Street in Newbridge yesterday.
# one to remember
Wedding joy and a big championship win make for the perfect weekend in white
Last weekend was one to remember for Kildare defender and newly-wed Claire Sullivan.
# weed it out
Four men arrested after €1 million worth of cannabis seized in Kildare
The seizures were made by gardaí during two searches in the county.
# Nurney
Two men arrested in connection with Kildare shop robbery
The incident occurred at 11am yesterday.
# Kildare
Gardaí seize beer kegs, spirits and bar equipment after search of 'suspected Shebeen' in Kildare
Gardaí conducted a search at 8pm and found a fully operational bar in a repurposed state.
# Walkover
Covid-19 case forces Offaly hurlers to forfeit Christy Ring Cup opener
‘Almost every member’ of the panel has been deemed a close contact of the player who tested positive.
# club call
Kildare and Cork become latest counties to push GAA club senior finals back to 2021
Kildare this morning announced their decision to postpone all club activity.
# 25 Years On
Jo Jo Dullard's family 'know in our hearts she is not alive' but want help to 'bring her home'
Kathleen Bergin was speaking as gardaí confirmed they had made the case a murder investigation.
# 25 Years On
'Small nugget' could break open Jo Jo Dullard case as gardaí make it a murder investigation
The 21-year-old went missing 25 years ago.
# timeline
'A young woman disappeared without a trace': What happened to Jo Jo Dullard?
Gardaí today confirmed they have upgraded their investigation into the disappearance of Josephine ‘Jo Jo’ Dullard to a murder inquiry.
# Car Chase
Four teens arrested over theft and dangerous driving of car in Kildare
This driver failed to stop for gardaí when signalled to do so.
# Silverware
Beirne's Munster ambition burns bright as he gets set for first clash with Scarlets
The Kildare man is set to face his old team for the first time since joining Munster.
# Lilywhites
Peter Kelly calls time on Kildare career
The defender was a stalwart for the county for over a decade.
# Coronavirus
Dublin, Kildare and Limerick account for two-thirds of all new Covid-19 cases
A total of 497 cases were recorded in the week ending 4 September.
# Missing
Have you seen Julien? Appeal for information on 15-year-old missing from Kildare
Julien Reid has been missing from the Castledermot area since 8 September.
# Covid home test
Significant rise in Covid-19 referrals in Kildare and Dublin prompts delays in receiving home tests
One Kildare resident explained they were waiting six days for a test after they were referred.
# Local restrictions
'It was a massive blow': Kildare business owners continue to count the cost of regional lockdown
Cabinet agreed to lift the extra restrictions in place in the county yesterday.
# local lockdown
Coronavirus: Kildare lockdown to be lifted with immediate effect
The decision was made at a Cabinet meeting this afternoon.
# adamstown
Man (70s) dies following fatal single vehicle collision in Kildare
The incident occurred at around 7:25pm last evening.
# Coronavirus
'Our desire is to lift restrictions on Kildare as quickly as possible': HSE pressed on schools and testing at briefing
On schools, the HSE said today “the risks of keeping schools closed now outweigh the risk of Covid for children”.
# unrelenting pressure
From a trickle to a torrent: How days of revelations made Phil Hogan's position untenable
The unending revelations from GolfGate took a toll on the trade commissioner.
Kildare, Laois and Offaly see small increase in people availing of PUP
The number of those in receipt of the Pandemic Unemployment Payment nationwide has reduced to 232,400.
# covid19
Restrictions to remain in place in Kildare for two weeks but lifted for Laois and Offaly
Over the last 14 days 455 cases had been reported in Kildare, 81 in Offaly and 41 in Laois.
# LOKdown
Restrictions expected to be lifted in Laois and Offaly, but not Kildare
A decision on whether to extend the regional lockdown is expected to be made by the government later today.
# LOKdown
Acting CMO not commenting amid expectations that restrictions in Kildare may remain in place past Sunday
It’s understood that NPHET recommended that restrictions in Offaly and Laois could be lifted.
# Organised Crime
Two men arrested over thefts at retail premises in five counties
The thefts took place in Dublin, Wicklow, Galway, Meath and Kilkenny in recent weeks.
# Support
New financial support package for Kildare, Laois and Offaly unveiled by Government
The measures were announced this evening.
# Covid-19
What the latest figures tell us about cases in LOKdown counties - and new, smaller clusters further afield
A number of counties are experiencing new outbreaks, but smaller in scale compared to the counties where restrictions are in place.
# Kildare
Outbreak of Covid-19 confirmed on ward in Naas General Hospital
The hospital said the ward is now closed to new admissions.
# Kildare
Man arrested as part of investigations into seizure of drugs and cash in Naas
Tens of thousands of euros worth of drugs were seized earlier this month.
# o'brien's fine foods
Meat processing plant will only return to normal when the HSE says it is safe to do so
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.