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Omniplex Dundalk wins planning battle with rival operators IMC

The Omniplex Dundalk has won its planning appeal in relation to changes made to the new cinema prior to its opening before Christmas. While planning for the €3.5m cinema at

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New restaurant earmarked for Market Square

A new Italian restaurant could be on the way to Dundalk’s town centre. A planning application has been submitted to Louth County Council in recent days to convert the former

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Survey launched in bid to assist Dundalk’s late night coffee shop campaign

A survey has been set up to help in the bid for a late night coffee shop to open in Dundalk. Last January local man Ross Burlingham started a Facebook

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Strike action at Tesco deferred for a second time for further talks

An indefinite strike at the two Tesco stores in Dundalk, which was due to begin today, has been deferred for a second time. Workers at the Tesco Extra megastore at

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New Maxol TV advert set in Dundalk

A new Maxol TV advert has just gone live featuring the fuel giant’s new store on the Dublin Road in Dundalk, opposite DkIT. The new filling station, run by local

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Local hair salons supporting Get Blown Away for Childline event this weekend

A number of local hair salons are taking part in the ISPCC’s Get Blown Away for Childline event which runs from this Thursday until Saturday. The event, which is supported

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Northern Irish pig producer to spend €2.5m on Knockbridge farm

Northern Irish-based pig producer JMW Farms is to spend €2.5 million on a new “finishing” farm in Knockbridge. According to a report in today’s Irish Times, the new state-of-the-art fattening

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Dundalk Tesco staff to begin indefinite strike action from 7am tomorrow

Staff at both of Dundalk’s Tesco stores will go on indefinite strike from this Thursday in a dispute over planned pay cuts for around 1,000 long-serving employees. The workers at

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National Fish and Chips Day this Wednesday

National Fish and Chips Day will take place on Wednesday with half price fish and chips available in a number of local take aways. Those taking part include the Roma

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Break-in to shop in Omeath

Gardaí in Omeath are appealing for information following a break-in to a shop at Knocknagoran in the early hours of Monday morning. The incident occurred between 2am and 3am with

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100 years of W Lawless in Dundalk

Last weekend saw W Lawless Barber Shop and Candy Store in Park Street celebrating 100 years in business. A wide range of events were planned to mark the occasion but

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SalesSense vow to further expand Dundalk office despite new base in Newry

Locally based company SalesSense have vowed to continue to expand their Dundalk business despite plans to open up a new Newry base at an initial cost of €500,000. Last week

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High Court petition lodged to wind up Four Counties Oil Company

Irish fuel giant Tedcastle has lodged a high court petition to wind up Four Counties Oil Company, a fuel distribution business based on the Newry Road in Dundalk. Tedcastle, which

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Clanbrassil Street take-away placed up for rent

The former Café de Paris restaurant in Clanbrassil Street has been placed up for rent. The decision to advertise the 2,560sq ft premises suggests that current occupiers, The Greenmount Restaurant,

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Boylesports once again refused planning to expand Clanbrassil Street store

Boylesports have once again been refused planning permission to expand their betting shop on Clanbrassil Street. The betting chain, whose headquarters are in Dundalk, applied to Louth County Council in