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Parts of M1 motorway set to close for works on various dates next month

Louth County Council is proposing to close the M1 motorway from Junction 13 Dunleer to Junction 16 Dundalk South on various dates during September and October in order for pavement

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Debris reported on M1 motorway on outskirts of Dundalk

Local motorists travelling to Dublin this morning are being warned about debrise along the southbound lane of the M1 motorway just outside Dundalk. AA Roadwatch reported just after 7.30am that

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Two people arrested in separate incidents after ambulances are forced to stop on M1

Two people were arrested in the early hours of yesterday morning following separate incidents which led to two ambulances having stop on their respective journeys from Dundalk to Drogheda. The

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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

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Funding allocated to Louth County Council to crackdown on illegal dumping

Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment Denis Naughten has announced €24,739.50 in funding for Louth County Council to crackdown on illegal dumping in the county. Minister Naughten launched a

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Motorist on M1 clocked by Dundalk Traffic Corp travelling at 171kph

The Dundalk Traffic Corp detected a motorist travelling at 171kph on the M1 motorway this morning. The driver of the silver Kia was travelling at 51kph above the 120kph speed

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Car used in Dublin shooting found burnt out just off M1 at Castlebellingham

The car used in a gang-related shooting in Dublin yesterday was found burnt out just a few miles south of Dundalk yesterday evening. 30-year-old James Gately was shot in the

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New Subway outlet at Applegreen on M1 motorway officially opens today

The new Subway outlet at the northbound Applegreen service station on the M1 at Castlebellingham will officially open this Friday. The new unit opened its doors last week and is

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M1 toll operators paid €1 million to Government last year.

The operators of the toll plaza on the M1 motorway made a payment of around €1 million to the Government last year. The figures from the Department of Transport revealed

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M1 reduced to single lane outside Dundalk due to accident

The southbound lane of the M1 motorway has been reduced to one lane this morning following a road traffic collision between J16 Dundalk South and J15 Castlebellingham. The incident occurred

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Vehicles parked just off M1 motorway outside Dundalk being targeted by thieves

Commuters who park their cars just off motorway slip roads have been warned that a number of vehicles have been stolen while their owners are at work in the past

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Major checkpoint set up on the outskirts of Dundalk

A major checkpoint has been set up on the outskirts of Dundalk this morning. Traffic travelling south from the N1/M1 are being diverted off the motorway at Junction 18 Dundalk

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Chopstix to open in local Applegreen Service Station

The Chopstix Noodle Bar will be opening shortly at the Applegreen Service Station at Castlebellingham. Chopstix sell a range of noodle and egg fried rice dishes as well as popular

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Motorists urged to drive with care after a number of accidents on local roads

Local motorists are advised to drive with car this morning as sub-zero temperatures have led to treacherous road conditions throughout the town and county. Already this morning there has been

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Portacabins destroyed by fire at Dromiskin

A number of portacabins were completely destroyed by a fire just off the M1 motorway at Dromiskin yesterday evening. The incident took place at a site close to the Louth