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Friday 24 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Maynooth

Last month
February 2023
# Gardaí
Four arrested in Kildare in relation to series of thefts
A large quantity of suspected stolen property was recovered.
Last year
# Ryan Cup
Warnock the hero for Maynooth as they seal senior football league title
UCD got on level terms at the end of normal time before the Kildare side, managed by new Roscommon boss Davy Burke, struck late.
# student levy
Maynooth University terminates new student union centre despite yearly €150 student levy
Students had been paying €150 a year for the new centre since 2015.
# dart+ west
Application on track to extend Dart out to Maynooth and Meath
The plans include 40km of electrification and resignalling along the Maynooth and M3 parkway rail lines.
# dart+ west
Planning application for Dart+ West to be lodged 'later this summer'
Under Dart+ West, a new station would be built at Spencer Dock alongside a new access point to Connolly Station from Preston Street.
# Sigerson Cup
Loughlin stars as Ulster University too strong for Cork opponents despite Buckley efforts
Earlier NUI Maynooth claimed a dramatic win to seal their last eight place.
All time
# Maynooth
Man aged in his 60s dies after being hit by a car in Co Kildare
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the collision, which took place after 10pm last night.
# Kildare
Woman missing from Maynooth found safe and well
Philomena O’Connor had been missing since Tuesday.
# Maynooth
115 homes in Kildare development at centre of controversy now won't be sold to cuckoo fund
There was outrage when it emerged owner occupiers would be locked out of buying homes in the Maynooth estate.
# Missing
17-year-old girl missing from Co Kildare found safe and well
Gardaí thanked the media for their assistance in the matter.
# upgrades
Dart extension to Drogheda and increased capacity promised in new rail plan
A public consultation will now take place as part of plans for the Dart+ West programme.
# Kildare
A 13-year-old girl missing for a month has been located 'safe an well'
She was last seen in Maynooth on 7 October.
# Maynooth
Criminal Assets Bureau seizes €50,000 and Range Rover in Kildare
A man was also arrested.
# Last Eight
1-3 for Clare's Guilfoyle as Mary I book Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-final spot with win over Maynooth
The two-time champions ran out victors by 13 points this afternoon.
# Maynooth
Two people injured after crush at popular Maynooth nightclub
The incident occurred at around 2am.
# irlande douze points
'Ireland, 12 points': Why some Eurovision countries consistently struggle to bag the high scores
Forget about the music, this is all about relationships.
# Maynooth
Man (19) arrested after €500,000 cocaine seizure in Kildare
He was arrested around 1.30pm this afternoon.
# Seven Wonders
The key Cork, Dublin, Tipp and Galway players to watch in colleges action
The opening round of the 2018 O’Connor Cup kicks off today.
# Property Prices
Here's how much the average home in Maynooth costs in 2018
According to the latest analysis from
# neighbourhood guide
Your guide to Maynooth: University town with loads of pubs and an electric history
No turkeys were harmed in the writing of this neighbourhood guide.
# Belfield Boys
Goals from Kerry's Barry and Laois forward Lowry help UCD claim 12-point Sigerson Cup win
John Divilly’s side saw off Maynooth University today.
# Maynooth
Four Traveller men compensated €6,000 each after being refused service in bar
A further condition of the settlement was that the staff involved attend a course of equality training.
# History
Head shavings at gunpoint and sexual assaults - Violence against women during the Irish Revolution
A Maynooth professor has said history may be downplaying the level of violence directed towards women during the conflict.
# Coolmine
Train services delayed after bin truck damages crossing barrier
Irish Rail said the truck failed to stop at the barriers.
# Chicken Despacito Wrap
Justin Bieber ended up eating in that Maynooth restaurant three times so they named a meal after him
He must love the grub.
# Rush Hour
Tractor ploughing through level crossing in Kildare causes major delays for commuters
There was massive disruption to services between Sligo and Maynooth this evening.
# Expansion
Maynooth and Cobh to be subject to rent controls from midnight
Minister Simon Coveney made the announcement this morning.
# Dunboyne
Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man dies in car crash
A 39-year-old man died when the car he was driving collided with a pole.
# Maynooth
Kym Owens recovering at home after being released from hospital
The 18-year-old had been in an induced coma after suffering serious injuries.
# Global Warming
Climate change could be a lot worse than we first thought...
New research from scientists, including some from Maynooth University, suggests temperatures may have risen higher than was previously feared.
# Kym Owens
Family of injured Maynooth student had their 'lives turned upside down in a heartbeat'
The 18-year-old sustained serious injuries in November and remains in an induced coma.
# N4
Major delays after four car crash on main Dublin commuter route
Fire and Garda traffic services attended the scene of the crash this morning.
# Fundraising
Over €20,000 raised to aid recovery of Maynooth student Kym Owens
The teenager suffered multiple injuries as she walked back to her student accommodation late last month.
# staying out
Late night Dart and commuter trains back for Christmas and New Year
Late night services will have security personnel on board to ensure customer safety.
Maynooth pub donates proceeds to family of student Kym Owens following violent attack
The 18-year-old, from Castleblayney in Monaghan is in intensive care after sustaining serious injuries.
# Crime
'Scary and so out of the ordinary': Students at NUI Maynooth 'more afraid' after random attack
Many have expressed fears for safety following Sunday’s violent attack on 18-year-old Kym Owens.
# Intensive care
Maynooth student attack: Gardaí appeal for passengers from bus to get in contact
18-year-old Kym Owens was walking back to her digs when the attack took place.
# Connolly Hospital
Gardaí investigate serious assault on 18-year-old student in Maynooth
The NUI Maynooth student, said to be from Monaghan, was discovered seriously injured on the footpath.
# Rail
"Substantial once-off" fare increase for some rail commuters in the Dublin region "unavoidable"
There’s good news for commuters travelling to the city centre from Naas/Sallins and Kilcock stations.