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Saturday 3 June 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Kildare

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# restrictions
Explainer: How other countries have managed local lockdowns after Covid-19 clusters
The recent increase in cases in Ireland is largely associated with clusters in three counties.
# Covid-19
'High degree of anger': Concerns over compliance as 'arbitrary' county boundaries used to impose local lockdown
Local TDs have been reacting to the latest restrictions imposed on Laois. Offaly and Kildare.
# Development
GAA announce cessation of activity in Kildare, Offaly and Laois
The Football Association of Ireland have made a similar announcement.
# Testing
Donnelly agrees there should be reform in workplace practices after latest outbreaks in Kildare, Laois and Offaly
The meat industry today said there have been a high proportion of asymptomatic positive cases among workers.
# regional restrictions
New Covid-19 restrictions for Kildare, Laois and Offaly to kick in from midnight
The Government announced the measures on the back of NPHET advice following a spike in cases in recent days.
# nphet
'A calamity for the country': NPHET won't rule out regional lockdown in Kildare, Laois and Offaly
The outbreak is largely associated with meat processing factories.
# Three counties
People in Kildare, Laois and Offaly warned about 'significant' rise in cases
The Acting Chief Medical Officer called on people in the three counties to be particularly cautious.
# Leixlip
Man arrested after Gardaí seize €600,000 worth of cocaine and MDMA in Kildare
The seizure was made following a search of a house in Leixlip, Co Kildare on Saturday afternoon at 12:45pm.
# Kildare
Man (20s) appears in court following suspected fatal assault in Kildare on Friday
A man in his 30s died after he was discovered with serious injuries at Glenaree Bridge
# Crime
Man dies after suspected assault in Rathangan, Co Kildare
The man was found with serious injuries yesterday evening
# Central Criminal Court
Man who raped sleeping woman during house party jailed for five years
Brian Byrne went on trial in Dublin in November last year.
# the dart
Ireland has secured €8.8 million in funding from Europe to go towards Dart expansion project in Kildare
The government’s development plan aims to increase capacity on Dart services to cope with the expected rise in demand in future.
# Luke Dempsey
137 days later, Leinster football championship set to close with Westmeath-Kildare final battle
Luke Dempsey on the bid of his side St Joseph’s Rochfortbridge to land their first provincial title today.
# Clive Staunton
Renewed appeal for information over fatal shooting of man in Leixlip in 2018
The body of Clive Staunton was discovered outside a house in Glen Easton on 15 November 2018.
# Stephenstown
Man (50s) killed in Naas collision involving car and lorry
The driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene.
# Kildare
Man due in court after supermarket security guard stabbed and garda injured in Kildare town
The garda was injured during the arrest but did not require hospital treatment.
# Kildare
Man jailed for 6.5 years for raping sleeping woman
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.
# Seizure
Cocaine worth €235,000 seized in Kildare drug mixing cabin as large cannabis grow house found in Mayo
Two men have been arrested.
# nicholastown
Woman (50s) dies after car crash in Kildare
The incident happened at around 4.30pm on Wednesday.
# Kildare
Fundraiser raises €158,000 for four children in Kildare orphaned after dad died from Covid-19
The family have been living in the Naas area for a number of years.
# Kildare
Man dies in suspected workplace accident at Kildare meat processing plant
Gardaí and the HSA are investigating the circumstances of the incident.
# found
Missing Kildare teenager located safe and well
Sarah Reilly was missing from Naas since May.
# Kildare
Teenager charged after man left in critical condition following assault at Newbridge house
The teenager is due to appear before Naas District Court tomorrow.
# Leixlip
Man in his 40s dies following car crash in Kildare
A second man was taken to hospital in Dublin.
# Clane
Former Console CEO Paul Kelly found dead at Kildare home
It’s believed gardaí are treating the death as a personal tragedy.
# orchard thieves
Armagh revive promotion push with win over Kildare despite Jamie Clarke sending-off
Kieran McGeeney again triumphed against his former side.
# Kildangan
Gardaí seize over €250k worth of cannabis in raid on Kildare house
The house was raided this afternoon.
# Kildare
Teenage boy arrested over assault at Newbridge train station
Gardaí are investigating the incident as a possible hate crime.
# Kildare
'Brutal attack': Gardaí treating serious assault at Newbridge train station as possible hate crime
The incident occurred just after 6.30pm yesterday evening.
# Your hometown
No commuters need apply: Early rises and packed trains in the Kildare town 'bursting at the seams'
The town’s population has doubled in the past decade as the overflow of Dublin commuters set up shop.
# Selection
O'Connor names National League Kildare squad with star defender as captain
David Hyland will skipper the Lilywhites during their Division 2 campaign.
# Seized
Cars, luxury watch and €4k in cash seized during CAB raids in Dublin and Kildare
No arrests have been made.
# Wrap
Late goal seals victory for O'Connor's Kildare as Meath hit 4-16 against Laois
There were five O’Byrne cup games down for decision today.
# veteran broadcaster
Funeral mass of Marian Finucane to be held in Co Kildare on Tuesday
A special edition of Marian Finucane’s programme was held today, where her friends remembered the veteran broadcaster.
# Kilmeague
Man charged after cannabis worth €70,000 seized in Kildare
Gardaí found the drugs during a search of a plot of land in Kilmeague yesterday.
# Drugs
Man (40s) arrested after suspected cocaine worth €160k seized in Co Kildare
Gardaí also seized around €20,000 of suspected cannabis, tablets and mixing agents.
# Laois
Seven-point win for O'Connor's Kildare while Wexford taste defeat again with Galvin
The O’Byrne Cup action continued today.
# Courts
Baby died from head injuries most likely caused by at least three impacts on hard surface, court told
The severity of the toddler’s injuries could not have been caused accidentally, the jury was told.
# Leixlip
Man and woman arrested in connection with murder of man in Kildare last year
Clive Staunton (50) was shot outside a house on Glen Easton Way on 15 November 2018.
# appeal
Man (30s) killed after being struck by a car late last night
A man in his early 20s driving the car was uninjured.