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Monday 29 May 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Naas

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# facing history
'He's got a big future and, who knows, he could wear a black jersey'
Irishman Oliver Jager is part of Canterbury’s push for a Mitre 10 Cup title.
# Naas General Hospital
'Not the first fire in an ambulance': Calls for review of whole fleet after tragedy
There have been a number of high profile incidents with ambulances in recent years and paramedics are worried for their safety.
# Tragedy
'An extraordinarily traumatic event': Ambulance fire at Naas General may have been 'oxygen related'
One of the paramedics injured in the incident remains in hospital but he is expected to make a full recovery.
# Investigation
Death of patient at Naas General Hospital was direct consequence of ambulance fire
Two paramedics were also injured in the blaze, one seriously.
# Court
Two men charged with theft of €15,000 from Ulster Bank customer accounts
The men are alleged to have taken €12,000 and €3,000 in case from customer accounts in Kildare.
# Public Order
'You'll never get a good husband': Judge condemns businessman's gendered attack on garda
The garda told the court that the accused repeatedly called her a “f***ing bitch”.
# Kildare
Firefighters battling blaze at Smyths toystore in Naas
Emergency services are at the scene.
# Naas District Court
Man found with child pornography ordered not to 'loiter around playgrounds or schools'
The Kildare man was granted bail this week.
# Court Order
Lock broken and files in storage unit rented by Paul Kelly removed
David Hall was granted permission to enter the unit by Mr. Justice Paul Gilligan this afternoon.
# Naas
Judge criticises State for not charging man with dangerous driving for speeding at 172km/h
The 28-year-old man was disqualified from driving for a year.
# the lamps
25 Things You'll Get If You Grew Up In Naas
Break your face Naas!
# Naas
Man (21) jailed for three months after being caught driving 208km per hour
He was also fined €1,000 and disqualified from driving for four years.
# Naas
Man dead after car entered Kildare canal this morning
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the fatal crash.
# Naas
Man (40s) dies from crush injuries after workplace accident
The man passed away after sustaining crush injuries at a Naas factory.
# Naas
Man jailed for life for baseball bat murder of 20-year-old who gave his car "a thump"
Zoltan Almasi was found guilty of the murder of 20-year-old Joseph Dunne in Co Kildare in 2014.
# Naas
Drunk learner driver crashes into parked cars while over seven times the limit
The front window of the car was also frosted.
# the kip
Here's why Capri Grill is a beloved Naas chipper institution
Kildare’s finest.
# Horse Racing
Ball d'Arc rubberstamps the form ahead of Supreme Novices' Hurdle
Days Hotel won the Grade 2 Chase at Naas this afternoon.
# Courts
Mother takes out barring order on her son after he beat her up
The distressed mother appeared at Naas District Court yesterday visibly covered in bruises.
# Irish Abroad
Ex-Blackrock prop Jager features in Super Rugby trial match for Crusaders
The Ireland Schools-capped prop was on the bench alongside Joe Moody and Codie Taylor.
# no return of kings
'Pro-rape’ group cancel meetings because they're worried about their own safety
Return of Kings won’t be meeting in Naas.
# Roosh Valizadeh
A misogynist 'pro-rape' group called Return of Kings is planning a bizarre meeting in Kildare
The group argues that ‘gender equality is a myth’.
# Naas Road
Appeal for information after man in his 20s killed in 3am crash near Newlands Cross
The man was hit by a car on the Naas Road.
# Kildare
Wife of local councillor receives 20 stitches to face and body after being mauled by fox
Josie Hillis was attacked while trying to save a peahen from the marauding fox.
# Naas
Four men in court after €120k of heroin and cocaine seized
The seizures took place in Dublin and Limerick this week.
# Naas
Man killed in Kildare house fire
He was taken to Naas General Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
# Kildare
Man in court after motorcyclist in his 20s killed in collision with van
The van driver and a passenger were uninjured.
# break your face naas
26 things everyone who grew up in Naas knows to be true
Dara 1 or Dara 2?
# regines
16 memories of The Ambo anyone who ever went there will recognise
All aboard Clancy’s minibus!
# aylan kurdi
Fine Gael councillor says drowned Syrian 3-year-old and family "were not fleeing for their lives"
Former mayor of Naas Darren Scully made the statement in a letter to the Sunday Times. Scully was forced to resign as mayor after being caught up in a racism row in 2011.
# debs with a difference
A homeless man is being taken to his first debs by a volunteer
21-year-old Adam Skinner never got to attend his own debutante’s ball, but that is all set to change following an offer from volunteer Sarah Jane Curtis.
# Athy
Man charged in relation to Jason Doogue's murder
The 22-year-old was shot dead last week.
# Assault
Man charged over death of 58-year-old in Kildare
The victim was named locally as Patsy Kelly and described as a well liked character in the community.
# News Fix
Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
The death of a man in Naas, the Provisional IRA and the plane tragedy in West Sussex had people talking.
# Naas
Man killed in Kildare assault described as 'well liked character'
The 58-year-old was taken to Naas General Hospital where he died from his injuries.
# hard fought
The Naas house-repossession story has taken an interesting twist...
And it doesn’t sound like it’s good news for the bank. A High Court judge has given Leeds Building Society until 28 July to prove they are ‘genuinely interested’ in a resolution.
# have a heart
A bank tried to evict a hospitalised mother and her daughter this week
Kate Scully Owens was seriously injured in a car accident two weeks ago.
# up the lilywhites
24 things Kildare people know to be true
Where were you on that fateful day in ’98?
# Fatal
Young man killed in Wicklow motorbike crash
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them.
# Billy Whizz
Dardis and Ireland U20s aiming to replicate Schmidt's senior set-up
The exciting fullback explains how Leinster training sessions have helped his development.