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Monday 29 May 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Naas

All time
# false plates
Kildare gardaí on alert after filling station drive-offs
At least two incidents occurred over the past two days.
# Kildare
Taxi driver tied up and robbed in Naas hijacking
Two men made off with a sum of cash and the driver’s mobile phone.
# Road Death
60-year-old pedestrian killed on Kildare road
The female driver involved in the incident was unharmed.
# Trolleys
'We're gravely concerned': Nurses at Naas Hospital to protest severe overcrowding
INMO has said its members are “extremely worried at what lies ahead for the winter months”.
# Smuggling
Kildare man's privacy was not violated when he signed for cocaine addressed to fake diplomat
The package was sent to “Tony Tuto, Honorary Consul of the Republic of South Africa”.
# nooooooooo
Chr***mas selection boxes are on sale in Tesco ALREADY
This is not a drill.
# they got beef
Beef farmers launch "blitz" at Tesco in Naas
They’re protesting new age limits on their products in British supermarkets.
# Kildare
Man arrested after 20-year-old dies in Naas fight
It happened at around 10.20pm last night at Harbour View in the Co Kildare town.
# monread park
15-year-old stabbed in broad daylight in Naas
He is understood to be recovering well following the incident.
# Kildare
Gardaí find 14-year-old girl missing since Sunday
Catherine Hayes-Rice has not been seen since Sunday evening.
# Kildare
Gardaí find body of missing 22-year-old Mark Dillon
The student had been missing since last Tuesday.
# Incident
Prisoner assaulted in Naas Courthouse holding cell
An altercation between two prisoners broke out in a holding cell at the courthouse but only minor injuries were reported.
# Charged
Two due in court over Kildare grow house raid
The 27 and 29-year-old were arrested last night and had been held for questioning at Newbridge Garda station.
# Westmeath
Man who burgled five homes in one hour arrested after car chase
The 21-year-old is due before Naas District Court this morning.
# Blessington
Gardaí investigate sudden death of teen found in community centre
The teen was taken to hospital in Naas, where he later died.
# Co Kildare
Body of man discovered in car found submerged in Naas canal
Gardaí are now appealing for witnesses to the collision, which took place overnight.
# Credit Unions
Central Bank to apply to have PTSB take over Newbridge Credit Union - reports
A proposed merger with Naas Credit Union has fallen apart, leaving the future of Newbridge Credit Union uncertain.
# darren scully
"Fine Gael has demonstrated that racist remarks are okay with them" - Integration Centre
Darren Scully’s re-admission to the Fine Gael party has caused anger with one migrant support group.
# darren scully
Racism row councillor re-admitted to Fine Gael
The party’s General Secretary says the time has come to “move on” from former Naas mayor Darren Scully’s comments about black Africans.
# Newbridge
20-year-old backseat passenger killed in Kildare crash
The two other occupants of the car were seriously injured.
# Marks and Spencer
Mandate workers at M&S vote in favour of industrial action
Pickets will be placed on four stores on or after 10 September.
# Kildare
Body found in burnt-out car in Kildare
Gardaí are not currently treating the incident as suspicious.
# Credit Unions
Government will have to pay "tens of millions" in Newbridge Credit Union merger
A protest is planned for this Friday at the Central Bank as the Minister for Finance has approved, “in principle”, plans to merge two Kildare credit unions.
# Missing
Gardaí appeal for Kildare man missing for five days
William Ivers, 36, has been missing from his home at Beechgrove, Rathangan Co Kildare since Tuesday 23rd July.
# Operation Fiacla
Two arrested and two get away through a field after burglary of Wexford shop
Two men are due before a special sitting of Naas District Court this evening over burglary of a shop in Bunclody earlier today.
# Investigation
Seventh person arrested over mortgage loan fraud
The arrest took place in Kildare yesterday as gardaí continue to investigate alleged fraudulent mortgage loans secured on properties in the Munster area.
Column: We walked for the living, the dead, and everyone who suffers from depression
Adrian Millar was one of the hundreds of thousands of people who took part in this year’s Darkness into Light fundraiser. He describes the atmosphere of hope and support he experienced as he walked shoulder-to-shoulder with others raising awareness about suicide.
# Missing
Gardaí appeal for help tracing 17-year-old not seen since Friday
Cian Irwin was last seen in Baldoyle in Dublin on Friday afternoon.
# croke park 2
Shatter tells garda superintendents he's 'sorry they felt excluded' from Croke Park talks
The Justice Minister also said that recruitment would now have to be delayed because there must be funds to pay for them.
# Roads
Motorcyclist, 30, killed in collision outside Naas
The man was fatally injured when he collided with a car at Dagwelds Cross, Blackwood.
# Shooting
Update: Athy shooting victim named as Jamie Lindsay
Gardaí in Kildare have launched a murder investigation.
# Missing
Missing Kildare teen found 'safe and well'
Roisin O’Toole was last seen at around 9pm on Sunday night.
# Kildare
Two arrested after bomb-making equipment found in Kildare
Items associated with the manufacture of pipe bombs were found in a house in Newbridge yesterday evening.
# ATM fraud
Two arrests as part of garda crackdown on ATM fraud
Two men were arrested in Naas yesterday evening as part of an ongoing operation tackling the skimming of people’s card details when they place them into ATM machines.
# Stolen property
Gardaí recover stolen property worth €300,000 in Kildare
Four men have been arrested and three are due to appear in court this morning.
# Witnesses
Garda Ombudsman seeks witnesses to fatal Kildare road traffic incident
The incident, in which a man in his mid-20s died, took place in the Ladytown area yesterday.
# Road Death
Young man dies in Kildare road crash
The incident has been referred to the Garda Ombudsman and the Naas to Newbridge lanes of the dual carriageway are currently closed.
# Cluichí an Ocrais
VIDEO: The Hunger Games gets an Irish makeover
This version of Cluichí an Ocrais is awesome.