Co Kildare

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William C Bullitt holding guns. (Photograph:   Thomas D Mcavoy/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images

A Dublin law firm is offering a reward for information about a pair of missing antique pistols that were owned by the late Anne Bullitt, a wealth(...)

David, Cillian and Eddie Sexton of Kildare Farms Foods, which stands on 140 acres in Rathmuck, Co Kildare, and employs more than 60 people.

Kildare Farm Foods is a thriving family business and farm, now in its fourth generation, which has moved and diversified with the times. Originally a(...)

Dermot Weld: has indicated he will have a much reduced team of National Hunt horses this winter. Photograph: Inpho

This year’s dual-Derby hero Harzand has been retired to the Aga Khan’s Gilltown Stud in Co Kildare where he will stand alongside his sire, Sea The St(...)

Forgefield House, Kilkea, Co Kildare

Forgefield House, Kilkea, Co Kildare Forgefield is a “Victorian” country house with all the features you might expect – fine ceiling plasterwork, t(...)

Niall Kearney has a busy few weeks ahead of him, starting with his Irish PGA defence. Photograph:  Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Niall Kearney is facing into a busy schedule, which is just the way he’d prefer it. The 28-year-old Dubliner defends his Irish PGA Championship this w(...)

Billie Piper as Lily in the Sky Atlantic series ‘Penny Dreadful’. The faux-Victorian oil paintings in the background are among the lots in a three-day auction of thousands of props from the show. Photograph: Jonathan Hession

Viewing begins on Friday in the Pavilion at Punchestown Racecourse, Co Kildare, for the Penny Dreadful auction – a mix of props and genuine antiques (...)

‘Penguins listening to the gramophone during the summer’

A 100 years ago, in 1915, the third British Expedition to the Antarctic ended when the ship Endurance had to be abandoned by Sir Ernest Shackleton and(...)

The scene of a shooting on Friday, August 21st, at Greenhills Estate, Athy. Photograph: Michael Donnelly

Two teenagers and a man in his 40s remain in custody following a fatal shooting in Athy, Co Kildare, on Friday evening. The three are being held separ(...)

Courtown Demesne was bought by Luke Comer, a Co Galway-born, Monaco-resident developer, for a reputed €10.2 million

Auctions of country house contents always draw a crowd and Adam’s is expecting plenty of interest in a sale entitled “The Contents of Courtown House a(...)