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Lack of PA at Blessing of the Graves in Dundalk to be discussed by council today

The lack of a public address system at the annual Blessing of the Graves in St Patrick’s Cemetery in Dowdallshill is set to be one of the major topics covered

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Locals express “disgust and outrage” at lack of sound system at Blessing of the Graves in Dundalk

A large number of people have expressed their “disgust and outrage” at proceedings at the Blessing of the Graves ceremony in St Patrick’s Cemetery in Dowdallshill this afternoon Unlike in

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Councillors hit out at Louth County Council’s decision to stop collecting plastic from Bring Banks from this Monday

A number of local councillors have expressed their frustration at Louth County Council’s decision to cease the collection of plastics from Bring Banks around the county from this coming Monday

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Respond! Housing Association seeking to convert Toberona shop into five bed house for social housing

The Respond! Housing Association are seeking to convert a local shop unit into a five bed house for social housing needs. The Dublin-headquartered association, who were founded 35 years ago

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Mother of missing Ciara Breen makes emotional plea for information on daughter’s disappearance

The mother of missing local woman Ciara Breen last night made an emotional plea for information on her daughter’s disappearance. Ciara, then 17, hasn’t been seen since leaving her home

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Absence of island from Rescue 116’s onboard warning system was flagged up four years ago

A pilot had flagged the absence of an island off the Co Mayo coast from the Irish Coast Guard’s onboard warning system four years before Rescue 116 crashed into it

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Plans for hazardous waste plant at Warrenpoint suffer blow as Harbour Authority call for application to be withdrawn

Plans for a new hazardous waste treatment plant in Warrenpoint suffered a huge setback yesterday when the chief executive of Warrenpoint Harbour Authority called on those behind the proposal to

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Watters calls on details on proposed hazardous waste plant in Warrenpoint to be made available in Louth

County Councillor Antóin Watters has called for details on the proposed hazardous waste treatment plant planned for Warrenpoint to be made available in Co Louth. While Re-Gen Waste Ltd’s application

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Dundalk house prices grow by another 1.1% in May

The average price of a house in Dundalk grew by another 1.1% in May. The latest Residential Property Price Index from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) shows that the average

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Talk of the Town TV seeking new presenter

Talk of the Town TV is on the look out for a new presenter and is currently inviting submissions from interested parties to show us their talents. We are looking

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Renewed fears for Narrow Water Bridge as planning permission for project is set to expire

Renewed fears have been expressed for the future of the proposed Narrow Water Bridge, with planning permission for the project due to expire in three months time. The 195m long

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McGahon calls for urgent reform of free legal aid system

Local councillor John McGahon has called for an urgent reform of the free legal aid system. The Fine Gael representative has revealed that €428m has been spent on free legal

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Breathnach insists no planning is in place as yet for hazardous waste facility on Carlingford Lough

Local TD Declan Breathnach has received assurances that no planning permission is yet in place for a proposed hazardous waste facility at Warrenpoint Docks on the northern shores of Carlingford

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Less young people and more older people living in Louth, according to Census

The number of young children living in Co Louth in the period from 2011 to 2016 fell by 9%, according to new figures. An analysis of last year’s Census, released

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Live Register figures for Dundalk rise for a second consecutive month

The number of people signing on the Live Register in Dundalk last month increased for the second consecutive month The latest figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) show that