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Scenic Carlingford Ferry suffers further problems as sailings are cancelled due to hydraulic issues

The Scenic Carlingford Ferry might have finally got its maiden voyage up and running on Friday but the new service linking Greenore and Greencastle has already run into problems. Yesterday

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Seatown Festival to return this September

The Seatown Festival is set to return this September. It is proposed that the popular street festival, featuring a number of top musical acts, will take place on Saturday and Sunday September 2nd

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St Malachy’s Villas to close for repairs for 12 days next month

Louth County Council are proposing to temporarily close St Malachy’s Villas to traffic for a period of 12 days next month while the road is resurfaced. The road will be

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Dundalk currently has the cheapest petrol and diesel prices in the country

Dundalk is the cheapest place in the country to buy a litre of petrol or diesel for your car. Information from Pumps.ie, which monitors fuel prices across the country, show

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Local man draws up proposal for new bus network for Dundalk

A local man has come up with a proposal for a new bus network for Dundalk. Christopher Browne feels that part of the town is neglected by the current service

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Mains flushing could affect water supply to a number of homes in Dundalk for the next eight days

A number of areas in Dundalk could face disruption to their water supply over the course of the next eight days due to works being carried out in the area

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Last train from Dundalk to Dublin deferred until just before midnight on Saturday for Coldplay concert goers

Local people who are attending this Saturday’s Coldplay contest in Croke Park are advised that the last train home from Connolly Station has been delayed to give them adequate time

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Average of 19 Garda checkpoints taking place in Dundalk Garda District every day

An average of 19 Garda checkpoints take place in the Dundalk area every day. According to figures from the local Gardaí, reported by LMFM News this morning, there were 1,748

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New car sales in Louth in first half of 2017 down 16.1%

The number of new cars sold in Co Louth in the first six months of the year has fallen by 16.1%. According to the latest figures from SIMI, there were

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Large fuel spill reported at Xerox junction in Dundalk

Local motorists are urged to proceed with caution at the Xerox junction in Dundalk amid reports of a fuel spill there this morning. The large diesel spill at the junction

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Gardaí cordon off area of Clanbrassil Street and Market Street following assault

Gardaí in Dundalk have cordoned off an area of Clanbrassil Street and the Market Square in the town. The area at the corner of Eoin’s Bar has been closed off to

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Leak repairs could disrupt water supply on Mullaharlin Road

Homeowners in the Mullaharlin Road area of Dundalk may suffer disruption to their water supply today due to leak repairs being carried out by Irish Water. The work could affect

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A special bit of parking at Dunnes

We’ve all shaken our heads from time to time at the manner in which people park their cars sometimes but this effort at a local supermarket yesterday was really something

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Louth motorists have the second lowest number of penalty points in the country

Louth motorists have the second lowest level of penalty points in the country. New figures from the Road Safety Authority show that 16% of motorists in the Wee County have

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Southbound lane of M1 motorway closed after accident near toll plaza

Motorists have been advised to avoid the southbound lane of the M1 motorway due to a serious road accident just after the toll plaza. The road is closed at Junction