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Championship delayed while Louth are in action

The Louth County Board has announced that this year’s Louth Senior and Intermediate Football Championships have been postponed until the county side are finished competing in the All-Ireland. The club

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Future of Dundalk church and Starbucks coffee shop secured

A local church has been granted planning permission by Dundalk Town Council to retain its facility at the North Link Retail Park on the Coes Road. Grace Fellowship had converted

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Countdown is on to the 12th

The countdown is very much on now to the Boylesports.com Dundalk International on Friday July 12th. The dual race day is always a big draw with the Boylesports International greyhound

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Local childcare facilities to share over €100,000 in funding

23 local childcare facilities in Co Louth will share €101,833 in funding as part of a €2.75m allocation to 671 providers nationwide in the Childcare Capital Grants Scheme. The grants

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The Enterprise at Clarke Station

Thanks to the good folk over at InstaDundalk for sharing this superb shot of the Enterprise parked at Clarke Train Station in Dundalk. Source: SuperTed_Ed (Instagram)

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Earl Street in days gone by

Thanks to Sharron McQuaid for sharing this superb shot of Earl Street in years gone by. Clearly visible is the old Queen’s Hotel, which now lies virtually empty with the

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Blessing of the Graves

This year’s Blessing of the Graves ceremony in St Patrick’s Cemetery in Dowdallshill will take place on Sunday July 21st. That gives people just over a fortnight to get their

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Poor old Jim

Yesterday wasn’t a day that we reckon Jim Corr will look back on with much fondness. Just moments after leaving the Commercial Court, where it was revealed he had reached

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Zoe and John to host fourth year of summer concerts in Carlingford

  Local musicians Zoe Conway and John McIntyre are set to host their popular series of summer concerts in Carlingford’s Heritage Centre for a fourth consecutive year. The husband and

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Kilkerley Emmets to host fun run next month

Kilkerley Emmets will host their inaugural four-mile road race and fun run on Friday August 30th at 7pm. The event will set off from the Kilkerley Emmets clubrooms and all

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Fair play Hoeys

People the length and breadth of the country have done little else today other than discuss Brian O’Driscoll’s exclusive from the British and Irish Lions squad for Saturday’s crucial final

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This week’s Dundalk Leader

In this week’s Dundalk Leader, Paul Byrne reports on the town’s growing drug problem, there’s an interview with Realt na Mara NS principal Mary Hession as she retires after 39

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Amy bags at least a European bronze medal in Hungary

Current European Junior champion Amy Broadhurst added another European medal to her CV following a quarter-final win at the EU Women’s Senior, Youth and Junior Championships in Kezethey, Hungary today.

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Jim Corr reaches settlement with ACC Bank

The Commercial Court has been told that a settlement has been reached between Dundalk musician Jim Corr and ACC Bank in relation to a judgment against the musician of €1.4m.

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New look Studio 8 to open on August 3rd

The new and revamped Studio 8 Nightclub at the Fairways Hotel will open its doors for the first time on Saturday August 3rd at 10.30pm. The nightclub has been completely