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Local Transport Plan for Newbridge

Local Transport Plan for Newbridge

Kildare County Council is developing a Local Transport Plan for the town of Newbridge! KCC are inviting feedback from members of the public on walking, cycling, road safety, traffic congestion, parking and traffic management and public transport. The survey is now open - ...

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€100,000 for Athy Streetscape & Shopfronts

€100,000 for Athy Streetscape & Shopfronts

I am delighted to see that Athy has been allocated €100,000 in funding under the Streetscape Enhancement Initiative. Looking forward to seeing the positive impact this investment will have making Athy an even more colourful and vibrant town! Under the Streetscape Enhancement Initiative, retailers and property ...

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Applications open for cost rental homes at Belin Woods

Applications open for cost rental homes at Belin Woods

Great to see that applications are now open for new cost rental homes at Belin Woods in Newbridge, Co. Kildare. These first-letting, new homes are expected to be delivered on a phased basis between October and December 2022 at a monthly rent of €1,130 for a 2-bedroom house and €1,300 for a 3-bed house, ...

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AIB abandon plan to remove cash services in Athy

AIB abandon plan to remove cash services in Athy

I am glad to see that AIB has reversed their decision to remove cash services in 70 of their branches. This is great news for the AIB customers in Athy. Cash services are vital for local businesses and vulnerable people in our communities and would have been a big loss to them. Well done to all who campaigned ...

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Minister Jack Chambers visits Moorefield GAA club in Newbridge

Minister Jack Chambers visits Moorefield GAA club in Newbridge

Delighted to welcome Minister Jack Chambers to Moorefield GAA Club this week. It was great to walk the grounds and hear their exciting plans for the future development of the club. I will continue to advocate for and support plans for increased funding for all sports clubs across the constituency. It’s ...

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Kildare Pandemic Volunteer Awards

Kildare Pandemic Volunteer Awards

There was a great atmosphere in The Keadeen Hotel for the Kildare Pandemic Volunteer Awards this week. Congratulations to all recipients and to all who togged out at the time for their community, county & country. When everything hung in the balance you made your presence felt …

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New Primark Depot Facility for Newbridge

New Primark Depot Facility for Newbridge

Delighted to attend the official sod turning event at the new Primark depot facility in Newbridge this morning. Primark are building a €75 million logistics and distribution hub in the town which will be an excellent addition to the area and will be a major jobs boost for Kildare and surrounding areas. With the ...

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St Patrick’s Day Celebrations in Kildare South

St Patrick’s Day Celebrations in Kildare South

It was fantastic to have all the St. Patrick's Day festivities back again in Kildare South this year. I was delighted to attend a range of different events in Newbridge, Athyn and Monasterevin. There was an excellent turnout for the celebrations and a great opportunity for community groups to showcase their talents ...

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€45,000 in Funding for the Curragh Post Office

€45,000 in Funding for the Curragh Post Office

Fantastic news recently that funding has been allocated to four projects in Kildare South today. Particularly happy that funding has been allocated to the Curragh Camp. Addressing the dereliction in the Curragh Camp is a top priority for my team and me. The Old Post Office building is a national treasure but ...

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New Zero Waste Shop for Kildare Town – ‘Unpacked’

New Zero Waste Shop for Kildare Town – ‘Unpacked’

Best of luck to Netanya (and Keith!) who opened their new shop in Kildare Town this month. Bring your own containers and refill them to cut down on packaging. Like all great ideas- it’s simple. Please remember to shop local if you can and support our small Irish-owned businesses.