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# newbridge - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Mother Teresa and wild exaggeration: The week in quotes
# Say What?
# Say What?

Mother Teresa and wild exaggeration: The week in quotes

Nov 17th 2013, 7:00 PM 9,441 Views 0 Comments

“This country has gone wild with exaggeration.”

# newbridge - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Provisional meeting scheduled between Siptu and PTSB over Newbridge Credit Union
# Newbridge
# Newbridge

Provisional meeting scheduled between Siptu and PTSB over Newbridge Credit Union

Nov 12th 2013, 6:12 PM 4,829 Views 24 Comments

Siptu wants to meet with management after Newbridge Credit Union was taken over by Permanent TSB this week.

Central Bank assessing issues at 100 credit unions
# Credit Unions
# Credit Unions

Central Bank assessing issues at 100 credit unions

Nov 12th 2013, 4:46 PM 5,759 Views 68 Comments

Eamon Gilmore told the Dáil today that there are twenty credit unions that have reported regulatory reserves below the minimum requirement.

Credit Union chief says there is "no evidence" 100 movements are in trouble
# Credit Unions
# Credit Unions

Credit Union chief says there is "no evidence" 100 movements are in trouble

Nov 12th 2013, 2:05 PM 5,428 Views 45 Comments

The league says that there is over €600 million in surplus capital in the country’s credit unions.

# newbridge - Monday 11 November, 2013

Newbridge Credit Union staff set to meet tonight to discuss takeover
# Newbridge
# Newbridge

Newbridge Credit Union staff set to meet tonight to discuss takeover

Nov 11th 2013, 9:15 PM 11,069 Views 56 Comments

A demonstration against the transfer of the body into the management of PTSB has been taking place this afternoon.

Gilmore: Newbridge Credit Union is a one-off case
# Credit Unions
# Credit Unions

Gilmore: Newbridge Credit Union is a one-off case

Nov 11th 2013, 8:30 PM 5,317 Views 45 Comments

Gilmore said the government hopes it will be possible to have a credit union in Newbridge again.

Credit Unions are "safe, strong and secure" - ILCU chief
# Credit Unions
# Credit Unions

Credit Unions are "safe, strong and secure" - ILCU chief

Nov 11th 2013, 11:40 AM 6,207 Views 70 Comments

Kieron Brennan said that the Newbridge Credit Union case is “exceptional”, but Permanent TSB says it is business as usual for Newbridge members.

Newbridge Credit Union taken over by Permanent TSB
# Credit Unions
# Credit Unions

Newbridge Credit Union taken over by Permanent TSB

Nov 11th 2013, 7:46 AM 10,366 Views 71 Comments

The Central Bank applied to have the credit union taken over by the state-backed bank, but campaigners say they will take the case to Europe.

# newbridge - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Central Bank to apply to have PTSB take over Newbridge Credit Union - reports
# Credit Unions
# Credit Unions

Central Bank to apply to have PTSB take over Newbridge Credit Union - reports

Nov 9th 2013, 5:38 PM 13,250 Views 53 Comments

A proposed merger with Naas Credit Union has fallen apart, leaving the future of Newbridge Credit Union uncertain.

# newbridge - Monday 30 September, 2013

20-year-old backseat passenger killed in Kildare crash
# Newbridge
# Newbridge

20-year-old backseat passenger killed in Kildare crash

Sep 30th 2013, 10:09 AM 11,663 Views 20 Comments

The two other occupants of the car were seriously injured.

# newbridge - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Government will have to pay "tens of millions" in Newbridge Credit Union merger
# Credit Unions
# Credit Unions

Government will have to pay "tens of millions" in Newbridge Credit Union merger

Aug 6th 2013, 2:15 PM 11,665 Views 34 Comments

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.

# newbridge - Friday 26 July, 2013

'We don’t look at other cases of missing women in relation to Deirdre'
# Deirdre Jacob
# Deirdre Jacob

'We don’t look at other cases of missing women in relation to Deirdre'

Jul 26th 2013, 12:58 PM 9,996 Views 14 Comments

Fifteen years after she was last seen, her mother Bernadette Jacob appealed to the public for new information.

# newbridge - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

GAA to review stadium policies in Newbridge after fans jostle referee McQuillan
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

GAA to review stadium policies in Newbridge after fans jostle referee McQuillan

Jul 24th 2013, 8:00 AM 9,420 Views 33 Comments

Director-General Paraic Duffy has described the scenes as ‘completely unacceptable’.

# newbridge - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Two arrested and two get away through a field after burglary of Wexford shop
# Operation Fiacla
# Operation Fiacla

Two arrested and two get away through a field after burglary of Wexford shop

Jul 2nd 2013, 5:08 PM 8,538 Views 22 Comments

Two men are due before a special sitting of Naas District Court this evening over burglary of a shop in Bunclody earlier today.

# newbridge - Friday 1 March, 2013

Two arrested after bomb-making equipment found in Kildare
# Kildare
# Kildare

Two arrested after bomb-making equipment found in Kildare

Mar 1st 2013, 11:54 AM 6,085 Views 4 Comments

Items associated with the manufacture of pipe bombs were found in a house in Newbridge yesterday evening.

# newbridge - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Young man dies in Kildare road crash
# Road Death
# Road Death

Young man dies in Kildare road crash

Jan 27th 2013, 9:44 AM 15,296 Views 20 Comments

The incident has been referred to the Garda Ombudsman and the Naas to Newbridge lanes of the dual carriageway are currently closed.

# newbridge - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

GAA await safety report on Kildare ground in Newbridge
# Stadia Concerns
From The42
# Stadia Concerns

GAA await safety report on Kildare ground in Newbridge

Nov 14th 2012, 9:51 AM 1,324 Views 0 Comments

It is still unclear as to whether the Lilywhites can hold their home football league games in 2013 in St Conleth’s Park.

# newbridge - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

5 arrested as Gardaí seize €5 million in cannabis plants from 'industrial' operation
# Drugs
# Drugs

5 arrested as Gardaí seize €5 million in cannabis plants from 'industrial' operation

Oct 24th 2012, 5:50 PM 14,024 Views 73 Comments

The haul of cannabis plants from industrial-style grow houses around the country was one of the largest drug seizures of the year

# newbridge - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

In pictures: three goats released on Howth Head
# Goats For Howth
# Goats For Howth

In pictures: three goats released on Howth Head

Sep 11th 2012, 6:22 PM 11,824 Views 20 Comments

The Golden Guernseys have been tasked with keeping the integrity and biodiversity of the area in tact.

# newbridge - Monday 20 August, 2012

Death of man at Newbridge nightclub not being treated as suspicious
# Nightclub Death
# Nightclub Death

Death of man at Newbridge nightclub not being treated as suspicious

Aug 20th 2012, 10:45 AM 9,045 Views 2 Comments

A post mortem is due to be carried out on the body of a man found at the bottom of stairs at a nightclub in the Kildare town over the weekend.

# newbridge - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Motorists warned over road closures in Swords on Sunday
# Roads
# Roads

Motorists warned over road closures in Swords on Sunday

Jul 22nd 2012, 7:15 AM 5,311 Views 1 Comment

A number of roads in Swords will be closed on a rolling basis from 6am to 12.00 noon due to the Fingal 10k Road Race.

# newbridge - Monday 16 July, 2012

Kildare lose home advantage while Kerry and Tyrone set for Killarney showdown
# Fixtures
From The42
# Fixtures

Kildare lose home advantage while Kerry and Tyrone set for Killarney showdown

Jul 16th 2012, 5:46 PM 2,117 Views 0 Comments

The GAA have confirmed the fixture details for upcoming senior football and hurling championship ties.

# newbridge - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Atlantic Homecare announces plans to close five stores
# Jobs
# Jobs

Atlantic Homecare announces plans to close five stores

Jun 6th 2012, 4:08 PM 8,815 Views 34 Comments

Stores in Dublin, Cork, Newbridge, Limerick and Galway are threatened with closure.

# newbridge - Thursday 5 April, 2012

Lack of funding means domestic violence refuge lies unused
# Domestic Violence
# Domestic Violence

Lack of funding means domestic violence refuge lies unused

Apr 5th 2012, 12:48 PM 2,946 Views 13 Comments

Four self-contained apartments, meant to be used by families seeking refuge from domestic violence, cannot be utilised because of lack of funding.

# newbridge - Friday 17 February, 2012

Three arrested over ecstasy seizure in Kildare
# Drugs
# Drugs

Three arrested over ecstasy seizure in Kildare

Feb 17th 2012, 9:05 AM 2,697 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí found the drugs with an estimated street value of €350,000 during a search operation in Castledermot in Kildare last night.

# newbridge - Saturday 11 February, 2012

Credit Union’s ‘special manager’ has wages cut – to €375 an hour
# Credit Union
# Credit Union

Credit Union’s ‘special manager’ has wages cut – to €375 an hour

Feb 11th 2012, 3:53 PM 7,095 Views 44 Comments

The special manager appointed to oversee operations at Newbridge Credit Union has his hourly rate cut at the High Court.

# newbridge - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Noonan: People should 'rest easy' about credit unions
# Michael Noonan
# Michael Noonan

Noonan: People should 'rest easy' about credit unions

Jan 17th 2012, 12:44 PM 2,044 Views 23 Comments

The Minister for Finance said that the current problem is with individual credit unions rather than the credit union movement as a whole.

# newbridge - Friday 13 January, 2012

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Jan 13th 2012, 7:57 PM 4,055 Views 1 Comment

In tonight’s fix: Downgrades for France – and difficulty for us? Plus: yet more rows over septic tanks, victory for workers at La Senza, and every presentation you’ve ever seen…

'Special manager' appointed at Newbridge Credit Union
# Courts
# Courts

'Special manager' appointed at Newbridge Credit Union

Jan 13th 2012, 6:32 PM 4,984 Views 20 Comments

The government says the appointment does not mean the credit union is in trouble, and that services continue as normal.

# newbridge - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Fine Gael senator hits out at "serious discrepancies" in bus fares
# Fine Gael
# Fine Gael

Fine Gael senator hits out at "serious discrepancies" in bus fares

Dec 20th 2011, 9:47 AM 3,428 Views 27 Comments

Catherine Noone says there is little or no rationale or consistency to Bus Éireann fares.

# newbridge - Saturday 12 November, 2011

Gardaí issue appeal for missing 16-year-old
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí issue appeal for missing 16-year-old

Nov 12th 2011, 12:57 PM 713 Views 9 Comments

Deimant Daciolaite was last seen in Newbridge in Kildare on Tuesday.

# newbridge - Sunday 2 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Oct 2nd 2011, 7:56 PM 1,668 Views 4 Comments

In this evening’s fix: the latest from the presidential campaign trail and the Sinn Féin/Fine Gael war of words, 700 arrested in New York, and an early Halloween fright…

Cartoonist recovers pieces stolen from train in Kildare
# Good News
From The Daily Edge
# Good News

Cartoonist recovers pieces stolen from train in Kildare

Oct 2nd 2011, 6:12 PM 1,008 Views 6 Comments

Donal Casey’s cartoons were stolen from the train at Newbridge, has he travelled to prepare for an exhibition. A good Samaritan came across the stolen items and returned them.

# newbridge - Monday 11 July, 2011

WATCH: Christy Moore and Coldplay sing ‘Ride On’ at Oxegen
# Oxegen
From The Daily Edge
# Oxegen

WATCH: Christy Moore and Coldplay sing ‘Ride On’ at Oxegen

Jul 11th 2011, 9:20 AM 2,552 Views 7 Comments

Kildare’s favourite son is a surprise guest on the final night at Oxegen. Watch Christy and Chris sing to 60,000 people.

# newbridge - Wednesday 16 February, 2011