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Lights at Ravensdale ... argument erupts again

Originally published in the Voice of the Valley, January 9, 1974

The current energy crisis and the voluntary and mandatory restrictions being accepted or imposed as a result of it, has plummeted the town of Ravensdale and its galaxy of 38 outdoor county lights back into the spotlight. 297 more words


Motorists drive wrong way down the M1 to avoid truck fire

Motorists put their lives and the lives of others at risk this morning when they turned around and travelled the wrong way down the M1 motorway after a truck caught fire. 198 more words

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Turas to host fundraising walk in Ravensdale this Sunday

Turas Counselling Services Ltd will host a fundraising walk this Sunday from the car park of the Lumpers in Ravensdale.

The event will be led by local businessman, Jock McArdle of Outdoor Exchange, and get underway at 11am. 52 more words

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Huge sign directs tourists through Auburn

Originally published in the Auburn Globe-Reporter, July 10, 1925

City and nearby resorts get fine publicity

Big advertising sign on west highway

This is the immense signboard erected by the Auburn Commercial club on the west highway a quarter mile north of Gallagher’s corner. 138 more words


Donnelly's Bar to host Trek in the 'Coolies' this Saturday in aid of Temple Street

Donnelly’s Bar in Seatown will host a Trek in the ‘Coolies’ this Saturday in aid of Temple Street Children’s Hospital.

Those taking part are asked to assemble at the bar from 10am, with courtesy buses leaving to be at Ballymakellett in Ravensdale for 11am. 54 more words

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Ravensdale pub reopens as The Rosewood Country Club

One of Ravensdale’s best known pubs has reopened its doors in recent days as the Rosewood Country Club.

Formerly the Sportsman’s, the pub on the old Dundalk to Newry Road changed hands earlier this summer after being sold by the Keane family. 68 more words

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Gardaí to step up border checkpoints cracking down on influx of illegal immigrants

Gardaí working in the immigration department are planning a number of special operations along the border after around 50 people were detained during two days of checkpoints last month. 262 more words