Place: River Nore
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Farming neighbours in Co Kilkenny rushed to help a cow that had fallen into the River Nore on Monday in what turned out to be a dramatic rescue.
Wed, 13 Jul, 2016
Fri, 10 Jun, 2016
Sat, 26 Mar, 2016
The way has been cleared for the development of a wind farm after the Court of Appeal rejected a challenge to planning permission centring on concerns for a “critically endangered” freshwater pearl mussel.
Sat, 21 Nov, 2015
Thu, 01 Oct, 2015
Kilkenny hurling supremo Brian Cody is not in the habit of co-operating with the likes of Waterford and Wexford, but has made an exception to join in the south-east region’s bid to become European Capital of Culture.
Thu, 02 Jul, 2015
An environmental group has secured leave to appeal against the rejection of its challenge to a grant of permission for a wind farm in Co Laois.
Sat, 20 Jun, 2015
The GAA world was plunged into shock yesterday by the death of the father of Kilkenny’s All-Ireland winning hurling captain in a fatal farm accident.
Thu, 22 Jan, 2015
A search has resumed for a man who fell into the River Nore in Co Kilkenny overnight.
Sun, 18 Jan, 2015
Explore the spectacular coastline along the Wild Atlantic Way, experience hot heritage in the South-East, feast on fabulous food festivals, or immerse yourself in inspiring art and design.
Sat, 10 Jan, 2015
They might have to wait another three weeks to learn their fate on the hurling pitch, but Kilkenny folk are celebrating victory in another field after winning the national Tidy Towns contest.
Tue, 09 Sep, 2014
The High Court has ordered that construction work on two bridges, one of which has been the scene of protests by local people, in Kilkenny City be halted.
Fri, 05 Sep, 2014
Kilkenny County Council has been ordered to halt the construction of two new bridges over claims the work is causing very severe and possibly irreversible environmental damage.
Thu, 04 Sep, 2014
Cookery schools, river walks and wildlife parks — Kilkenny has a lot to offer, says John Tynan.
Sun, 26 Jan, 2014
Lady Helen Restaurant, Mount Juliet, Thomastown, Co Kilkenny; 056-7773000; mountjuliet.ie.
Sun, 22 Dec, 2013
Irish Water Safety (IWS) has called for compulsory aquatic training for primary school children as part of a long-term strategy to prevent future drowning tragedies.
Mon, 22 Jul, 2013
The search for a man missing after swimming in a quarry in Co Tipperary - has resumed this morning.
Sun, 21 Jul, 2013
A 24-year-old man has drowned in the sea off Ardara, Co Donegal today.
Sat, 20 Jul, 2013
Looking for somewhere novel to bring your dad this father’s day? Pól Ó Conghaile has 10 great suggestions to suit all budgets.
Thu, 13 Jun, 2013
Kilkenny is to get a €5.6m makeover to help boost visitor numbers to the popular city, it has been announced.
Thu, 01 Nov, 2012
A €5.5m “Medieval Mile” investment which is set to “transform” Kilkenny and make it one of the most attractive city centres in the country was officially launched yesterday.
Wed, 31 Oct, 2012
Ken Tucker, 80 years young, last week landed a fine 17.2lb salmon on Kents, at the Blackwater Lodge Fishery.
Wed, 12 Sep, 2012
A receiver has been appointed to the five-star Lyrath Hotel in Kilkenny by Bank of Scotland Ireland.
Sat, 26 May, 2012
RESCUERS in nine dramatic, near-death, water accidents were honoured at an awards ceremony in Dublin yesterday.
Wed, 23 Nov, 2011
RESIDENTS of a Co Laois town have called for the return of a monument dedicated to the memory of young people who died in tragic circumstances.
Tue, 15 Nov, 2011
THERE are contradictory, pre- and end-of Celtic era touches to Kilkenny’s Coolmore estate, on 242 acres.
Sat, 27 Nov, 2010
An angler has caught the largest salmon for almost 20 years on a river almost decimated by falling stocks.
Thu, 01 Oct, 2009
Gardaí are investigating a third drowning after a woman's body was recovered from the river Suir in Tipperary this morning.
Thu, 04 Jun, 2009
Gardai in Kilkenny are appealing for the public's help in identifying the body of a man found in the River Nore yesterday.
Sun, 26 Apr, 2009
Gardaí are investigating after a man's body was found in Kilkenny today.
Sat, 25 Apr, 2009
SEVERE overnight flooding caused chaos for rush hour motorists yesterday as businesses and schools reopened after the Easter break.
Tue, 01 Apr, 2008
IN his first Budget statement last December, Finance Minister Brian Cowen outlined a transport investment programme of €10.2 billion for 2005 to 2009.
Fri, 13 May, 2005
A lack of specialist expertise in the civil service led to a waste of billions of euro taxpayers’ money, it emerged tonight.
Wed, 27 Apr, 2005
FISHERIES board staff yesterday began work on temporary modifications to a weir which local fishermen claim is damaging one of the country’s most popular salmon rivers because it is too high for the fish.
Wed, 02 Feb, 2005
Nature has lent a helping hand in ensuring salmon stuck at a troublesome weir reached their traditional spawning grounds, it emerged today.
Mon, 10 Jan, 2005
A MULTI-MILLION euro flood relief programme has put thousands of spawning salmon in danger.
Wed, 05 Jan, 2005
HOMEOWNERS in Kilkenny are worried about their health because effluent has been seeping from a nearby sewage plant into the River Nore for almost 20 years.
Fri, 24 Oct, 2003
A LOCAL authority could face fines after a salmon fishery was polluted for the second time in as many months by sewerage plant effluent.
Thu, 23 Oct, 2003
ARCHAEOLOGISTS are trying to unravel a real-life ‘lord of the rings’ puzzle.
Thu, 18 Sep, 2003
GREEN activists want an independent investigation into the pollution of a city river by a county council.
Tue, 02 Sep, 2003