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Faughart NS parents beg Archbishop Martin to ‘save our school’

Parents from Scoil Náisiunta Bhrighde in Faughart greeted Archbishop Eamon Martin with a protest when he arrived in the area on Sunday. The Archbishop was in Faughart for the All-Irish

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Education Minister expresses concern at situation at Faughart national school

Education Minister Richard Bruton says his department is “concerned” about the ongoing situation at Scoil Náisiúnta Bhríde in Faughart which has left the school without any pupils. Following an ongoing

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No pupils now left in Faughart NS

Scoil Naisiunta Brighde in Faughart now has no students enrolled in it. Just six pupils returned to the school after the summer holidays earlier this month as a long-running dispute

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Just six students turn up for school in Faughart on first day back

Just six students have turned up for school today at Scoil Náisiunta Bhrighde in Faughart. This compares to 55 students who were enrolled in the school last year and more

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Less than 10 students expected to return to Scoil Náisiunta Bhrighde in Faughart today

Less than 10 students are expected to turn up at Scoil Náisiunta Bhrighde in Faughart when the school returns from its summer holidays today. This compares to 55 students who

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Scoil Náisúinta Bhríde could have less than a handful of students enrolled by September

Scoil Náisúinta Bhríde in Faughart could have just three pupils enrolled in it when school returns next month. It was revealed at a meeting of the school’s parents’ association last

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Relic of St Teresa of Calcutta to visit Dundalk next week

The relic of St Teresa of Calcutta will visit Dundalk next week on the penultimate leg of its two-month journey around Ireland. Thousands of people have visited the relic dedicated

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Ten North Louth projects to received combined funding of €245,000

Ten projects in the North Louth area have been awarded a combined total of €245,869 in funding to provide Safety Measures and Play Areas at their various locations. The funding

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Faughart parents to escalate their protests amid concerns for the future of local school

Parents of children in Scoil Naisiunta Bhride in Faughart are set to escalate their protests regarding the future of the school. For the past five weeks parents have been boycotting

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Táin March to arrive in Dundalk this Saturday

The Táin March will arrive in Dundalk this Saturday on its final leg. The march began in Co Roscommon on May 19th and has made its way through Cloondara, Longford,

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15 and 30-year-old charged with stealing camper van in Faughart

Two males, one of whom is a teenager, were yesterday charged with stealing a camper van from the White Mills area of Faughart when they appeared in court in Dundalk

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PSNI officers injured recovering camper van stolen in Faughart

A camper van which was stolen in North Louth yesterday was recovered in Warrenpoint in the early hours of this morning in an incident which led to PSNI officers being

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Faughart community to host Save Our School meeting this Friday

The Faughart community are hosting a public meeting to ‘save our school’ this Friday night at 9.15pm in the Ramada Hotel on the Armagh Road. Fears have been expressed over

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Thirteen Co Louth schools to undergo major improvement works this summer

Thirteen primary schools in Co Louth will undergo major improvement works this summer, it was announced today. The schools around the country will benefit from the Summer Works Scheme which

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Parents to boycott sending their children to school in Faughart tomorrow

Parents of children at Scoil Naisuinta Bhride in Faughart will not be sending pupils to school tomorrow as part of a one-day protest aimed at highlighting their ongoing concerns about