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Dundalk Tidy Towns chairman Willie Duffy to be laid to rest on Monday

The funeral of former Dundalk Tidy Towns chairman Willie Duffy will take place on Monday morning in the Church of the Holy Redeemer. The Ard Easmuinn man passed away last

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Dundalk Tidy Towns chairman Willie Duffy passes away

One of the key players in the local Tidy Towns movement, Willie Duffy, has passed away. Willie was chairman of the Dundalk Tidy Towns Committee and has played a pivotal

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Blackrock AC 4 mile road race to be dedicated to the late Captain Mark Duffy

This year’s Blackrock AC 4 mile road race will be jointly dedicated to Stephen Carroll and Captain Mark Duffy. The annual race, which will take place in Blackrock village on

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Well known Dundalk hotelier Chris Brayden passes away

The death has occurred of well known local hotelier Chris Brayden. The Blackrock man passed away on Thursday peacefully at St James’s Hospital in Dublin surrounded by his family. Chris,

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Bellurgan Utd to hold fundraising 5-a-side in memory of late captain Ciaran Casey

Bellurgan United are organising and hosting a 5-a-side tournament on Saturday June 3rd as a fundraiser for the Beaumount Richmond Intensive Care Unit. The tournament will be held in memory

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Gardaí in Dundalk will never get over murders of Adrian Donohoe and Tony Golden

Gardaí in Dundalk will never recover from the murders of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe and Garda Tony Golden, the Garda Representative Association was told yesterday. The group’s interim deputy general

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Former Maytime Festival president Angela McQuaid passes away

The death has occurred of well known local woman Angela McQuaid. Angela, from Blackwater Court, was a former president of The Maytime Festival in Dundalk and was also involved with

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Cooley man and former RTÉ chairman Tom Savage passes away

Former RTÉ chairman and communications consultant Tom Savage has passed away following a short illness. The 76-year-old, who was a director of the Communications Clinic, hails from Cooley. Mr Savage was

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Dundalk man given touching send off as local athletes embark on “last run with Andy”

Local athlete Andy Califf was given a touching send off following his Funeral yesterday when friends ran alongside his hearse on its way to the graveyard in Dowdallshill. The former

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Passing of Mark Duffy a “community catastrophe”

Members of the Irish Coast Guard, local search and rescue personnel and youngsters from St Francis NS and Dundalk Rugby Club were amongst those who formed guards of honour for

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Huge crowds expected in Blackrock for Funeral Mass of Captain Mark Duffy

Huge crowds are expected in Blackrock this morning for the Funeral Mass of Captain Mark Duffy. The 51-year-old father of two died on Tuesday March 14th after Irish Coast Guard

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Traffic restrictions to apply in Blackrock for Funeral of Rescue 116 pilot Mark Duffy

The funeral of Captain Mark Duffy, who died following the crash of Irish Coast Guard helicopter Rescue 116 on March 14th, will take place in St Oliver Plunkett Church in

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Irish Coast Guard release tribute video to Rescue 116 victims

The Irish Coast Guard have released a superb tribute video for the crew of Rescue Helicopter 116 which tragically crashed off the Co Mayo coast on Tuesday March 14th. Captain

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Dundalk FM to air Louthiana in memory of Vanessa Ryan

This Wednesday and Thursday morning Dundalk FM will air Louthiana parts 1 and 2 on Good Morning Dundalk and 9.05am. Louthiana is dedicated to the memory of former Dundalk FM

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Dundalk shocked by passing of Andy Califf

The Dundalk community has been shocked by the passing of well known local runner Andy Califf. The Louth County Council employee was well known in the local athletics scene as