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Carlingford Knights junior rugby club accepting new members for 2018

A new junior rugby club has recently been set up in Carlingford. The Carlingford Knights started training last October and are now inviting boys and girls aged between 5 and

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Dundalk’s Tadgh McElroy makes Saracens debut in defeat to Sale Sharks

Dundalk rugby star Tadgh McElroy made his for Saracens after replacing Scott Spurling as hooker on 48 minutes in their 29-22 defeat to Sale Sharks in the Anglo Welsh Cup

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Dundalk’s Tadgh McElroy in line for Saracens debut this weekend

Dundalk rugby star Tadgh McElroy could make his debut for Saracens having been named amongst the subs for this Sunday’s Anglo-Welsh Cup game against Harlequins at Allianz Park. The 20-year-old

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Kearney brothers named in Ireland squad for Guinness Series

Local rugby stars Rob and Dave Kearney have been named in the Ireland squad for the 2017 Guinness Series. Both Leinster players, who come from Willville in Carlingford, have had

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Rob Kearney’s hopes of building a new home in Carlingford hit by planning appeal

Leinster and Ireland rugby star Rob Kearney’s hopes of building a new home in Carlingford have been held up by an appeal to An Bord Pleanála. The 31-year-old, who hails

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Rugby star Rob Kearney given the go ahead to build new home in Carlingford

Leinster and Ireland rugby star Rob Kearney has been given the go ahead to build a new house in Carlingford. The 31-year-old, who hails from nearby Willville, applied for planning

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Dundalk rugby star McElroy completes move to Saracens

Champions Cup holders Saracens have confirmed the signing of Dundalk rugby sensation Tadgh McElroy, as first revealed by Talk of the Town a week ago. The 19-year-old hooker, who came

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Rob Kearney misses out on British & Irish Lions squad

Leinster and Ireland rugby star Rob Kearney has missed out on inclusive in Warren Gatland’s initial squad for this summer’s British & Irish Lions tour to New Zealand. The Welsh

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People dying to cook a fry for Rob Kearney

Rob Kearney might be feeling a bit down right now following Ireland’s Six Nations defeat to Wales last weekend but it appears there are plenty of people willing to pick

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Dave Kearney officially opens new €5m Value Centre cash and carry in Dundalk

BWG Group has officially opened a new €5 million state-of-the-art Value Centre cash and carry in Dundalk today which will employ 27 people. The new opening at the former Littelfuse

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Kearney brothers receive rowing tips from Olympic silver medallists the O’Donovans

Paul and Gary O’Donovan hit the headlines last week after landing a silver medal at the Olympics in the men’s lightweight double sculls event. However, shortly before travelling to Rio

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Kearney brothers ruled out of Ireland’s trip to South Africa

The Kearney brothers Rob and Dave have both pulled out of Ireland’s forthcoming three match tour to South Africa. The Willville pair were named in coach Joe Schmidt’s original squad

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Dundalk Grammar School named Leinster Rugby Development School of the Year

Dundalk Grammar School were named Irish Independent Development School of the Year at the Leinster Rugby Awards in the Double Tree by Hilton in Dublin on Saturday. The side, coached

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Dundalk Grammar School book place in first ever Fr Godfrey Cup final

Dundalk Grammar School booked their place in their first ever Bank of Ireland Leinster Schools Fr Godfrey Junior Cup final with a 7-0 victory over King’s Hospital at Templeville Road

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Dundalk-based start-up PlayerTek secures €1m investment

Dundalk-based tech startup PlayerTek has secured a €1m investment for its wearable sports tracker, ahead of the product’s imminent launch in Ireland. The firm was founded by Ronan Mac Ruairi