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Louth the 12th luckiest county when it comes to major Euromillions prize wins

Louth the 12th luckiest county when it comes to major Euromillions prize wins

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Louth is the 12th luckiest county in the country when it comes to the Euromillions draw. That’s according to figures

Airmid to host Fuchsia make-up event next week

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Airmid Health Food Store in the Long Walk Shopping Centre will host a Fuchsia Make-Up event this day week, Friday

Lawless and Duffy returned to roles in Dundalk IT Students’ Union

Lawless and Duffy returned to roles in Dundalk IT Students’ Union

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Local men Aaron Lawless and Paddy Duffy have been returned to their respective positions of president and vice president of

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Live Register figures in Dundalk fall 1.8% in February

Live Register figures in Dundalk fall 1.8% in February

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Live Register figures for Dundalk fell to their lowest level in more than seven years last month.

The latest figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO), show there were 5,396 people signing on in the town in February, down 1.8% on the 5,493 who were claiming dole payments in January.

This was the lowest level since January 2009 when there were 5,159 people on the Live Register in Dundalk. Year-on-year the figure had also fallen by 9.9%.

On a county level there were 12,743 signing on last month – down 1.2% on the 12,902 signing on the previous month. Year-on-year those on the Live Register in Louth fell 9.8% from the 14,134 who were signed on in February 2015.

Figures also fell slightly in Ardee – down 0.9% to 1,575 – and in Drogheda, which was down 0.8% to 5,772.

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