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Adams insists united Ireland is achievable

Local TD Gerry Adams has insisted that a united Ireland is achievable in the wake of the recent Northern Ireland election results. However, the Sinn Féin president said nationalists still

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Louth County Council’s Picture This programme proves a huge success

Recently, for some pupils in three primary schools in Louth, Fridays became even better with the visit to the school of artists, artwork, and the Cathaoirleach of Louth County Council.

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Doyle encourages council to speed up process of taking in charge of estates

Local councillor Maria Doyle has called on Louth County Council to speed up the process of taking in charge of estates. Speaking at last night’s meeting of the Dundalk Municipal

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Dundalk to Castleblayney Road to receive €150,000 upgrade

The N53 Dundalk to Castleblayney Road is set for a €150,000 upgrade after receiving funding from Transport Infrastructure Ireland. The funding will see improvements carried out from Hackballscross Garda Station

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Coffey welcomes €2.2m Peace IV funding for Louth

Local Councillor Emma Coffey has welcomed the allocation of €2.2 million to Louth County Council under the Peace IV programme. The funding will be allocated under three headings Children and

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First of hospital protests to begin in Dundalk today

The People Before Profit Alliance are to begin weekly protests outside the Louth County Hospital from today to campaign for the restoration of services at the hospital. The first protest

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Local care home approved for €280,000 refurb

A care home at Castletowncooley has been approved for over €280,000 towards a refurbishment through the Department of Housing’s Capital Assistane Scheme. News of the funding was announced today by

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Council issue tender for servicing of Recycling Bring Banks

Louth County Council have issued a tender for the servicing of Recycling Bring Banks throughout the county. Interested parties have until March 27th to apply for the various roles which

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Appeal lodged against plans for new development off Inner Relief Road

An appeal has been lodged with An Bord Pleanála against Louth County Council’s decision to granted planning permission for a new mixed use development off the Inner Relief Road. Last

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Plans for three new homes on Ardee Lane rejected

Plans for three new houses on Ardee Lane, off the Ardee Road in Dundalk have been rejected by Louth County Council. Bernie Muckian and Lesley O’Keefe applied for outline planning

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Adams calls for Ladywell Centre to be upgraded to a Primary Care Centre

Local TD Gerry Adams has called for the Ladywell Centre in Dundalk to be replaced with a Primary Care Centre to improve mental health facilities in the north of the

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Breathnach calls for new passport office to be opened in Dundalk

Local TD Declan Breathnach has once again called for a new passport office to be opened in Dundalk. The Fianna Fáil deputy first made the call last December after it

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Incorrect spelling of Gyles’ Quay raised with council by Dearey

A local councillor has contacted Louth County Council in relation to the incorrect spelling of Gyles’ Quay on signposts. Gyles’ Quay is a popular location for both locals and visitors

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Ceann Comhairle and German delegation in Dundalk today to discuss Brexit implications

Ceann Comhairle, Seán Ó Fearghaíl TD, will accompany a parliamentary delegation from Germany to County Hall in Dundalk today for a meeting with members of Louth County Council and Newry,

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O’Dowd welcomes introduction of new repair and lease scheme in Louth

Local TD Fergus O’Dowd has welcomed today’s announcement by his colleague Minister for Housing, Simon Coveney TD, of a pilot repair and lease scheme that targets vacant properties and secures