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Virgin Media coming to Dundalk later this year

Virgin Media will be available in Dundalk in the coming months. The firm, who formerly traded as UPC, are currently carrying out various works around the town at present, including

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Revenue hope for open border plan to allow traffic to flow across the border post Brexit

The possibility of an open border plan which would allow traffic to flow across the border when Brexit kicks in is looking more likely. That’s according to a report in

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Intact Software finalises acquistion of UK-based technology firm

Dundalk-based company Intact Software has finalised its acquisition of UK based technology firm, Ramtac Computer Systems Ltd. The acquisition solidifies Intact Software’s commitment to growing and supporting its UK customer

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Former chip shop owner Joe O’Hanlon passes away

The death has occurred of former local businessman Joe O’Hanlon. Joe was best known for running O’Hanlon’s Take Away in Barrack Street for 54 years until its closure in June

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Man arrested following robbery at Newry Road filling station

A man was arrested by Gardai last night shortly after a robbery at the Applegreen filling station on the Newry Road. The incident occurred shortly after 5.30pm when the man

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Top Oil and Portway Trailers Ltd announce new partnership

Top Oil, the Irish family owned fuel and home heating oil supplier, and haulage company Portway Trailers Ltd have announced details of a new logistics partnership which will see Portway Trailers

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Local accountancy firm announce New Year recruitment drive

Local accountancy firm PKF-FPM are set to create 10 new jobs in Dundalk, Dublin and Northern Ireland as part of a New Year recruitment drive. A member of PKF International,

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Louth GAA announce new sponsor for 2017

By Caoimhin O’Reilly StatSports have been announced as the new sponsors of the inter-county team. The news was confirmed at tonight’s launch in Darver Castle of excellence where both the new jersey and

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New café opening in Clanbrassil Street

A new café is on the way to Clanbrassil Street. Work is currently progressing on Coffee Lounge, which is expected to open this month. It is located at number 37

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New car sales up 13.5% in Louth last year

There were 3,153 new cars sold in Co Louth in 2016. This represented a 13.46% increase on the 2,779 new cars sold in the Wee County in 2015. According to

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Local publican Betty Traynor passes away

The death has occurred of well known local publican Betty Traynor (née Fitzpatrick). Betty is best known in local circles for operating The Phoenix Bar in Park Street. In years

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DkIT launches new Instagram channel with festive support from local business community

Dundalk Institute of Technology and its students celebrated the festive season with the launch of a 12-Day Christmas Prize Giveaway Competition via its new Instagram channel DkIT_ie. Each day the

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Local florists shortlisted as finalists for Florist of the Year competition

Two local florists have been shortlisted as finalists in The Irish Wedding Awards Florist of the Year competition. The Flower Studio in Stapleton Court, Dundalk, and Cherry Blossom Weddings in

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Carrickdale wish “speedy recovery” to staff member battling meningitis

A member of staff at the Carrickdale Hotel is battling for his life in hospital at present having been struck down with meningitis. Ruairi O’Neill from Crossmaglen is a talented

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Popular local businessman Peter Conlon passes away

The death has occurred of well known local businessman Peter Conlon. Well known for running Conlon’s Food Hall, which has outlets in Church Street, the Avenue Centre on the Avenue