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Three in 10 Dundalk smokers smoke illegal cigarettes

More than three in every 10 smokers in Dundalk are smoking dodgy or illegal cigarettes, according to a new survey by MS Intelligence. The new research reveals that 30.1% of

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Cellulac planning €50m investment in Dundalk

Cellulac, an innovative Irish company chaired by serial entrepreneur Gerry Brandon, is working on plans to invest €50m in an industrial biochemical plant near Dundalk, according to a report in yesterday’s Sunday

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Carlingford Oyster Festival to take place next month

Carlingford Oyster Festival will take place in just under a fortnight’s time from Thursday August 8th to Monday August 12th. The annual event includes the oyster pearl hunt, world crab

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Three Dundalk sites close to being sold, including the land once earmarked for the ski slope facility

Three development sites for sale on the outskirts of Dundalk have gone sale agreed in the last few weeks, leading to speculation that deals for the land will be completed

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Liverpool using Dundalk company to prepare for the new season

If Liverpool are to end their 24 year wait for a league title come next May then they may have a local company to thank for it. StatSports, which is

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All-Ireland Cic Saor coming to Dundalk

This year’s All-Ireland Cic Saor Championship will take place at Oriel Park in Dundalk on Saturday September 14th. Similar to the Poc Fada, the Cic Saor prize is awarded to

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Louth has second lowest rate of compliance for property tax

New figures from the Revenue Commissioners have revealed that County Louth has the second lost compliance rate when it comes to paying the new property tax. The tax, which had

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Two major Dundalk properties on the market for just over €1m

Two prime pieces of Dundalk real estate have gone on the market for a combined price of just over €1 million. Williamson’s Mall, which sits on a 1.63 acre site

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Clairvoyant coming to Dundalk

  The Fairways Hotel will host ‘Messages from Heaven’, an evening with clairvoyant medium Dermot Gillespie on Wednesday October 23rd. Tickets to the event are available from the hotel priced

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Dundalk fined for Pat’s fan’s fall

Dundalk FC have been fined between €200 and €300 for the incident during last month’s clash with St Patrick’s Athletic, which seen a visiting supporter fall in the stand of

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Oxigen to increase bin charges

Waste management company Oxigen, who operate the largest waste disposal business in Dundalk, are set to increase their charges. The company, which is run by the Doyle family from Mid-Louth,

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Knockabbey Castle on the market for €1.95m

The stunning Knockabbey Castle in Louth Village has gone on the market for €1.95 million. The castle, which is famous for its stunning gardens, is on the market with Dublin-based

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New Marshes store to open today

A new store is set to open in the Marshes Shopping Centre today in the outlet previously occupied by Jane Norman and, most recently, Freestyle. Entertainment Exchange will allow people

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The Big (Black) Screen

An electricity outage in the Northend of Dundalk this afternoon had a knock-on effect on a number of businesses but perhaps none moreso than the IMC Cinema at Carroll Village.

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49 for sale or to let signs in town centre

A reader of Talk of the Town, who has asked not to be named, went on a walk through Dundalk town centre today. Out of interest, she decided to count