Noel Cribbin

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An O’Brien Fine Foods employee at the processing facility in Timahoe, Co Kildare. Photograph: Naoise Culhane

It was 6am on Monday July 27th when ‘A’, the man who would become the third confirmed Covid-positive case at O’Brien Fine Foods in Timahoe, Co Kildare(...)

Emergency services at the scene of the crash of a light aircraft near Clonbullogue, Co Offaly, on Sunday. Photograph: Eamonn Farrell/

Gardaí have recovered two bodies from the scene of a plane crash in Co Offaly tonight. The 7-year-old boy and the plane’s pilot were pronounced dead (...)

Marcella Corcoran Kennedy. Offaly now has no elected female representatives at council level, though two of its three TDs are women: Offaly-North Tipperary’s TDs are Ms Corcoran Kennedy, Barry Cowen  and Carol Nolan

Offaly’s only female councillor was replaced by a man at a meeting of the county council on Monday. Cllr Tony McCormack was co-opted to replace Fian(...)

Irish Rural Link’s Louise Lennon said it was unclear which bus routes were most threatened, and said final decisions must take into account the social implications and not just the economic ones

The axing of Bus Éireann’s Expressway services would hit the economy of rural Ireland, according to an Offaly publican and county councillor who runs (...)

An animal rights group has suggested the beheading of 22 ducks in Co Offaly may be linked to the depiction of violence towards animals on RTÉ’s gritty(...)

The ducks had be introduced to brighten up Edenderry Harbour.

Locals have been forced to remove ducks from a harbour in Co Offaly following a mysterious spate of duck decapitations in recent days.Members of Edend(...)