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Respond! given go ahead to convert Toberona shop into five bed house for social housing needs

The Respond! Housing Association have been given the go ahead to convert a local shop unit into a five bed house for social housing needs. The Dublin-headquartered association, who were

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Sharkey tipped to be given first crack at replacing Gerry Adams in Louth

Tomás Sharkey is expected to be given the opportunity to have a first run for the local Dáil seat which Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams will vacate at the next

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Traffic lights set to get a lot more colourful locally as Canvas Paint A Box project is approved

A motion by local councillor John McGahon calling for Louth County Council to follow the example set in Dublin in establishing a Canvas Paint a Box art project was passed

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Minor Injuries Unit in Dundalk to open to those five and over from February

The Minor Injuries Unit at the Louth County Hospital in Dundalk will begin treating children aged five and over from next February. The news was announced during a visit by

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Yore happy to risk sacking to ‘stand up for the people’ in council Budget vote

Local councillor Maeve Yore says she will will accept the sack for voting against Louth County Council’s annual Budget yesterday if it comes to it but has insisted she had

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Appeal issued to Blackrock property owners to cut back hedges and trees at their properties

The Blackrock Tidy Towns group have issued an appeal on behalf of Louth County Council to encourage property owners in the area to cut back hedges and trees at the

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Sharkey describes council as ‘dysfunctional’ as councillors reject Budget

Louth County Councillors voted not to adopt the 2018 budget presented to them by officials at their monthly meeting earlier today. Of the 28 councillors present, 21 voted against the

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Adams to hold public meeting in Dundalk on Thursday to discuss future of party in Louth

Louth TD Gerry Adams will host a public meeting this Thursday night in the Ramada Hotel on the Armagh Road. The event, which gets underway at 7.30pm, will be the

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Gerry Adams to step down as Sinn Féin President

Gerry Adams has told delegates at his party conference that he will step down as president of Sinn Féin next year and he will not run again for the Dáil.

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Louth County Councillors in line for a pay rise

The 29 councillors in Louth, as well as their fellow public representatives are in line for a pay rise. A circular has been issued to all local authorities this week

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Call for better lighting and warning signs along N53

A local TD has written to the CEO of Louth County Council, Transport Infrastructure Ireland and the Minister for Transport to raise safety concerns on the N53 Dundalk to Castleblayney

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Adams expected to outline retirement plans at Sinn Féin Ard Fheis tonight

Louth TD Gerry Adams is expected to outline his timetable for retirement when he addresses the Sinn Féin Ard Fheis in Dublin tonight. The 69-year-old will deliver his president’s speech

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Tidy Towns groups in Louth to share €40,000 in funding

Towns and villages in Co Louth are set to benefit from €40,000 in Government funding from the Department of Rural & Community Development. The funding was announced this week to

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Road traffic victims to be remembered with special Mass on World Day of Remembrance this Sunday

This Sunday November 19th commemorates World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims with a special Mass taking place to remember those affected by road traffic accidents in Louth being

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First steps taken towards 142 new houses on Mount Avenue

The first steps toward the construction of a new housing development at Mount Avenue have been taken. Local developers Urban Life have submitted a pre-application request to Louth County Council