Monasterevin

33 results

The coronavirus “hasn’t gone away . We can see what has happened in other countries if restrictions are relaxed. Ironically, the lower the number of cases, the more we have to work to keep it down,” said acting chief medical officer Dr Ronan Glynn

Should we be concerned about a spike in Covid-19 cases this week? Well, acting chief medical officer Dr Ronan Glynn, Ireland’s most senior public hea(...)

Boil-water notice in DCU, due to the failure at Leixlip water-treatment plant. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Srowland, a couple of kilometres north of Athy, Co Kildare, and Bog of the Ring, west of Balbriggan near the Dublin-Meath border, are two of the eight(...)

The distillery venture is being developed by a Dublin-based company called Jewelfield Ltd which lists Bono as a shareholder. Photograph: iStock

Kildare County Council has given the green light for a multimillion euro whiskey distillery and visitor centre in which U2 frontman Bono has a busines(...)

Irish Times Results Helpdesk guidance counsellors Deirdre Garrett and Brian Howard work to answer questions. Photograph: Sara Freund

There are three guarantees in life: death, taxes and the inevitability that some students will be upset or confused about their Leaving Cert results. (...)

An asylum seeker who died on Tuesday was from Eritrea and had been living at the accommodation  centre at the Hazel Hotel, in Monasterevin, Co Kildare for more than six months. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The Department of Justice is examining the circumstances surrounding the death of an asylum seeker whose body was found near a direct provision centre(...)

The scene in Gortahork, Donegal, Ireland, where four young men have died in a road crash. Photograph: Rebecca Black/PA Wire

The chaplain who attended the crash in Co Donegal in which four young men died last night has described the scene as the “stuff of nightmares”. Fr Br(...)

Renovation: ‘It was our Christmas and anniversary present to ourselves.’ Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

An Irish couple, Kevin and Lisa-Marie Duffy, who spent a decade in Sydney, took a punt on a Georgian townhouse – a disused bank in Monasterevin, (...)

Rosemary Dooley: “I love living here and, to be honest, would miss it too much if I left.”

Rosemary Dooley didn’t leave Ireland because she had to. She chose to. By the time she graduated with a law degree from Trinity College, the dog days(...)

One letter signed by 55 residents from the Ballaghaderreen centre claimed that media coverage of the centre has not offered “a fair picture of what life is like in the hotel”.   Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Refugees living in the Ballaghaderreen reception centre in Co Roscommon have described their frustration and anger at the “lies” and “broken promises”(...)

From left: Ciara Murphy, Ivan Tretyakov, Kirsty Burke, Anna O’Connor and Hazel Wallace ride out on the Curragh for trainer Tracey Collins. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

On the Curragh plains, the wind gives no quarter. You see the rain coming for miles, great bitter sheets of it. For the army of work riders who turn u(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • Next
  • Last »