Wed, 17 Aug 2022 20:30:01 GMT

Alfie Lewis says he is transitioning nicely into life at Dundalk FC following his recent transfer from English League One side Plymouth Argyle. Perhaps ahead of schedule, the 22-year-old English midfielder made his full debut for The Lilywhites in Friday night’s 1-0 win over Bohemians at Dalymount P

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 20:00:06 GMT

Taoiseach Micheál Martin is set to address the Centre for Cross Border Studies highly anticipated 23rd Annual Conference on 29 and 30 September at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dundalk. The Centre for Cross Border Studies is an independent charitable institution that fosters and promotes cooperation on a

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 19:30:00 GMT

Click the 'Next >' arrow above or 'Next Story' below to go through the gallery Saturday saw a Residents Afternoon Tea event at the Community Volunteer Garden in Pearse Park. Cllr Seán Kelly and Arts Officer Moya Hodgers were on hand to open the Peace Pole Garden which features poles from eight diffe

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 19:00:07 GMT

A Dundalk man's life goal of cycling from the top to the bottom of Australia is set to begin this month, with a 3,030 Km cycle from Darwin in north Australia to Adelaide in the south. John Mulligan, from Happy Valley in Dundalk, is undertaking the mammoth task, while also using the opportunity to ra

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 18:30:00 GMT

What a year it has been for sport in Dundalk. First we had Amy Broadhurst becoming a World champion boxer, then there was Kate O'Connor's recent heroics in the Heptathlon at the Commonwealth Games.  Add to that list Israel Olatunde, who is now officially recognized as Ireland's fastest man following

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 18:00:00 GMT

Louise Duffy came home to Dundalk from New York to celebrate her 40th birthday with family and friends with a party in Clan na Gael centre and our photographer Arthur Kinahan was there to capture the great night. Click the 'Next >' arrow above or 'Next Story' below to go through the gallery. Click t

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 17:00:00 GMT

Friends of the late Joan Brady, well known around Dundalk for her yearly participation in the Women’s Mini Marathon, are holding a stroll in her memory. The walk will take place on Sunday September 18th at 3pm starting at the bandstand in St Helena's Park and will go along the river-side and over th

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 16:00:00 GMT

Recently there was great excitement in Adult Learning Service in Dundalk as a full coach departed the car park of LMETB on Chapel Steet in town. The learners were going on a day trip to Carlingford as part of their intensive ESOL Summer course to improve their written and spoken English. The course

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 15:00:05 GMT

Monday 15th August 22 1.  Trap 2    HENNOS NORM          29.21   Owned & trained by Patrick Henrick 2.  Trap 2    ABBYLEA ROSE          28.85   Owned by Home-Boys-Home Syndicate & trained by Marie Gilbert 3.  Trap 6    BRAKES ARE OFF       21.15   Owned & trained by Brendan Duffy 4.  Trap 4    CORDU

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 14:00:00 GMT

A batch of chicken has been recalled from a popular Irish supermarket due to being mispackaged.  According to the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI), Dunnes Stores Oyster Cut Irish Chicken Thighs (pack size 990g, best before date August 18 2022) was mispacked with raw Chicken Breast on the Bone

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 13:00:00 GMT

Hollywood Developments Division 1B SEAN O’MAHONYS 1-8 COOLEY KICKHAMS 0-10 Sean O'Mahony's dug out a hard-fought win over Cooley Kickhams out in Cooley last Tuesday evening to secure Division 1 football again next year. The O'Mahony's lads got off to a good start, with Vinny Smyth and Kyle Carroll o

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 12:30:00 GMT

Gardaí in Dundalk are investigating a robbery from a person which occurred around 10pm on Thursday, 11th August along the Dublin Road in Louth. A man in his 40s was approached by two unknown males who stole property belonging to the man. It is believed the incident occurred on the DkIT campus where

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 12:00:00 GMT

On April 14th 2022, Dickie Newell, a long-standing member of Cuchulainn Cycling Club in Dundalk, was involved in a life-changing accident on his bike. He came off his bike during a training spin and sustained serious injuries resulting in him being paralysed from the chest down and having limited po

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 11:30:00 GMT

Irish Water are seeking planning permission for an increase in the operating capacity of the wastewater treatment plant in the Omeath sewerage scheme. The national water utility has applied for Louth County Council for a development comprising an amendment to a previously granted planning permission

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 10:31:31 GMT

Saturday 13th August, Open Fourball (Sponsored by Ardee Golf Club) 1st     Luke Mc Donald & Liam Callan     47 pts (ob9) 2nd    Oliver Cudden & Joseph Heavey   47 pts 3rd     Brian Keenan & Diarmuid Durnin  45 pts Sunday 14th August, 18 Hole Strokeplay (Sponsored by Mr President Paudie Kelly) 1st 

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 08:05:46 GMT

The death has occurred of Gerry Breen (Snr) of Cedarwood Park and formerly of St. Joseph's Park, Dundalk, Louth On Monday 15 August 2022, peacefully, surrounded by his family, at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital. Predeceased by his beloved wife Maureen (née Carroll) in June of this year, daughter Caroli

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 07:00:00 GMT

A leading supermarket has recalled popular children's pyjama sets over safety concerns. Dunnes Stores  is carrying out a recall of Digger, Dino, Mermaid and Unicorn short-sleeved pyjama sets for young children. The risk associated with the product is that of cuts, abrasions and suffocation. A fusibl

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 06:00:05 GMT

Dry for most of the morning with hazy sunny spells, but cloudy conditions could persist along the coast with a few isolated showers. During the afternoon and evening, thick cloud will build from the west. Highest temperatures of 17 to 21 degrees in light northerly breezes, gradually backing westerly

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 20:30:00 GMT

Plans are underway for a 136 unit residential development at Dawsons Demense in Ardee, Co Louth. Amay Developments Ltd have lodged a Large-scale Residential Development (LRD) Pre-Planning application with Louth County Council for 136 residential units at Dawsons Demesne in Ardee. The pre planning ap

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 20:30:00 GMT

From August 12-14, the 37 finalists vying for the coveted Miss Ireland 2022 title put their collective strength and unity together to co-ordinate a big beach clean-up all over Ireland. Thousands have flocked to our beaches and waterways during the recent warm weather but the glorious sunshine also b