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Monday 5 June 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Ratoath

Last year
# GAA News
David Brady steps down as Ratoath boss, Tyrone champs reach All-Ireland semi-final
Ratoath lifted the Meath senior football title this year.
# Nervy
Westmeath champs The Downs advance to first Leinster final in 50 years
Westmeath champions The Downs defeated Ratoath by a point in this evening’s Leinster semi-final.
# Meath
Man appears in court in Trim charged with murder of 30-year-old woman
Gardaí are investigating the death of Ioana Mihaela Pacala at an apartment in Ratoath on Saturday.
# Spotlight
'Sure give a dog a bad name anyway' - David Brady downplays sideline incident in Leinster tie
The Ratoath manager saw his team beat Offaly’s Rhode yesterday.
All time
# Royal appointment
2019 and 2020 Meath champions appoint David Brady as manager
The former Mayo footballer played against Meath in the infamous 1996 All-Ireland final.
# found
Missing 14-year-old from Meath found safe and well
Ciara Mooney has been found.
# Ratoath
Residents evacuated as fire causes 'extensive damage' to houses in Meath
Local gardaí said it is not yet clear how the fire started.
# lovely story
Heartwarming scenes as heroic U7s face off to raise funds for sinkhole-stricken Magheracloone
The true spirit of the GAA.
# Meath
Gardaí seize €50k worth of counterfeit designer and sports clothing at Fairyhouse Market
Gardaí seized goods being sold which were priced at the market in excess of €50,000.
# linda mcloughlin
This mammy from Ratoath had Ireland's Got Talent judges in tears last night with her performance of Beyoncé's 'Listen'
38-year-old Linda McLoughlin blew the judges away.
# noel duggan
Man still being questioned over shooting of Hutch associate
A man in his 40s was arrested yesterday afternoon.
# Ratoath
Two men charged after guns found in Meath
A third man remains in custody.
# Ratoath
Three men arrested after assault rifles and pistols are seized in Meath
Several hundred rounds of ammunition were seized when gardaí stopped two vehicles.
# Analysis
Noel Duggan: Another 'soft target' in a volatile gangland feud
Looking for a war? Why the gangs of Dublin are still shooting.
# Ratoath
Man in dark clothing seen running from scene of Noel Duggan shooting
Gardaí say there was no intelligence to indicate the father-of-three was a target.
# Meath
Close friend of 'The Monk', Noel Duggan, shot five times in driveway ambush
The father-of-three was shot dead last night as he sat in a car in the driveway of his home.
# Ratoath
Associate of The Monk shot dead at housing estate in Co Meath
Two burned out cars were found a short distance from the scene.
# Ratoath
Staff member injured after armed man raids supermarket
A member of staff suffered minor injuries.
# Ratoath
Gardaí treating death of Polish man in Meath as suspicious
33-year-old Slawomir Bartoszak was found with head injuries at the house on Wednesday morning.
# Ratoath
Body of a man with head injuries found in Meath house
The man in his 30s was found dead at the scene in Ratoath this morning.
# Cold Case
1970s manslaughter conviction of Martin Conmey "miscarriage of justice"
The Co Meath man served three years in prison, but his conviction was quashed in 2010 after new facts came to light.
# cash box
Robbers attack cash-in-transit van in Meath
Cash box taken and getaway car found in Ratoath.
# Meath East
Pics: Taoiseach confronted by off-duty garda over public sector cuts
Campaigning in Meath East today, Enda Kenny came under fire from an off-duty garda who was unhappy with cuts to his and public sector workers’ pay.
# also very romantic in fairness
PIC: Is public declaration of your love becoming a thing?
We’re all going to have to up our romance game now.
# Missing
Gardaí renew appeal for information over missing James Meechan
James Meechan from Ashbourne in Co Meath has not been seen since Tuesday,
# Missing
Appeal for missing James Meechan
The 59-year-old went missing in Co Meath yesterday.
# get scared
Forget about the kids, where can adults go to get scared this Halloween?
This Wednesday doesn’t have to be all about mini-bars (the child-friendly versions), crisps and trick-or-treating; adults can also get scared out of their wits. You just need to want to!
# Ratoath
Shot fired as attempted robbery foiled in Meath
The raiders threatened the staff in a cash-in-transit van with a hammer during the attempted raid in Ratoath.
# London 2012
Ratoath homecoming for Olympic duo
Celebrations to welcome home Cian O’Connor and Natalya Coyle are planned in the County Meath village tonight.
# Quinn Group
Seán Quinn: Attacks on Quinn properties are not in my name
The ousted chief of the Quinn Group denies claims by its new CEO that he wouldn’t condemn attacks on its properties.
# Quinn
Quinn Group chief executive's family car destroyed in arson attack
Paul O’Brien’s car was destroyed in an attack at his home in Co Meath, which also damaged his house and that of a neighbour.
# Royal Visit
Fairyhouse scrambles to cover up anti-royal slogan burnt into turf
Grand National preparations are disrupted after a slogan protesting the Queen’s visit is burnt into turf at the finishing post.