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Sinn Féin Republican Youth express concern at low staffing levels in Louth for mental health services

Sinn Féin Republican Youth have outlined their concern at such low figures of staffing in the Community Health Organisation of which Louth is part of, following the report published this

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New Carlingford Lough Cross Border Greenway will be completed by December 2019

The new Carlingford Lough Cross Border Greenway was officially announced this morning with plans for the project to be completed by December 2019. The new project will see the existing

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Ulster loyalist Willie Frazer visits Dundalk to confront Gerry Adams

Ulster loyalist activist Willie Frazer visited Dundalk today claiming that he was looking for a face to face meeting with Sinn Féin president and Louth TD Gerry Adams. A leader

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Concern expressed at plans for hazardous waste plant on shores of Carlingford Lough

Concern has been expressed over plans to build a hazardous waste plant on the Northern Shores of Carlingford Lough. Re-Gen Waste Ltd has applied for a Polution Prevention Control (PPC)

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Adams tells British Prime Minister she is in breach of Good Friday Agreement

Local TD Gerry Adams visited 10 Downing Street yesterday where he told British Prime Minister Theresa May that she is in breach of the Good Friday Agreement. The Sinn Féin

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Rent in Dundalk surges to highest level on record

Rents in Dundalk rose to their highest levels on record in the first quarter of 2017, according to the latest Rent Index from the Residential Tenancies Board. The average monthly

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Area of Dundalk identified as an unemployment blackspot by Census 2016

The unemployment rate for Co Louth was 16.7% at the time of the Census last year with one area of Dundalk identified as an unemployment blackspot. New figures from Census

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New cross border greenway project will link Carlingford to Newry

A new cross border greenway project will be announced tomorrow morning. The new 10.1km stretch of greenway will help link Carlingford to Newry. Full details of the €3.46 million project,

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Louth IFA issue warning to dog owners following a number of attacks on sheep in Cooley

The Louth branch of the Irish Farmers’ Association have issued a stark warning to all dog owners in the county reminding them of their responsibility to keep their pets under

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One of babies who died at Belfast children’s home in 1942 was from Dundalk

At least one of the 63 babies who died at two Sister of Nazareth children’s homes in Northern Ireland in the 1940s was from Dundalk. Belfast-based data journalism project The

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EU funding announced to improve water quality in Carlingford Lough

Funding of €3.28 million has been announced by the Special EU Programmes Body to help improve the water quality of Carlingford Lough. The cross-border funding has been put forward by

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Local MEP McGuinness amongst speakers at Brexit and the Environment conference in Dundalk this Friday

Local MEP Mairead McGuinness will be one of the main speakers at a conference on Brexit and the Environment taking place in Dundalk this Friday. The conference in the Crowne

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83 women from Louth travelled to the UK for an abortion last year

A total of 83 women from Co Louth travelled to the UK last year for an abortion. That’s according to new figures from the Department of Health in the UK.

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12 suicides recorded in Co Louth last year

There were 12 suicides recorded in Co Louth last year. That’s according to new figures from the CSO, which claims there were 399 people who took their own life in

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1,812 births registered in Co Louth last year

There were 1,812 births registered in Co Louth last year. That’s according to new information from the Central Statistics Office. This accounted for 2.8% of the 63,897 total number of