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DID YOU know, Treacy’s Carpets and Furniture is a preferred supplier of Signature Floors? Well, now you do and to celebrate we are now offering huge discounts on Signature Carpets, laminates, vinyl flooring artificial grass and luxury vinyl tiles. As an example, Noblesse 8mm laminate floor was €13.93/M2, now just €10.99/M2. See the full range …

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TARA OFFERS an extensive range of services at Goods, High Street specialising in professional make-up artistry, Coloured braids in a huge range of styles for any event. She also offers a walk in Express Gel Manicure, eyelash extensions and refills and waxing. You can make bookings via the Booksy App or visit her social media …

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OUR LOCAL Library Service has started a new model of service delivery to library members over 70 years old and are cocooning. Each member is being contacted by a member of the library staff to ask if he or she is interested in a delivery of books/audio material. The service is being rolled out to …

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A TALENTED son of Kilkenny who won All-Ireland senior hurling medals with Wexford and his native county has passed away. Oliver Gough, a superbly skilful player with a brilliant engine and a powerful strike on the sliotar won titles with the Wexicans in 1955 and ’56 and went on to complete a commendable hat-trick when …

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MASTER musician, singer, songwriter and teacher Michael ‘Mog’ O’Grady has passed away after a brave battle with illness. Michael, fondly Mog, a pet name with obvious roots was a gentleman and a scholar, a quiet but friendly man who was to local music what DJ Carey was to hurling. Mog had many strings to his …

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PRESENTATION Secondary School, Kilkenny says it won’t be asking its 140 Junior Certificate students to sit the State paper in September. Instead it is opting to assess students across a number of set criteria, including online exams in May, principal, Shane Halahan has confirmed to The Kilkenny Observer. Mr Halahan says he can’t have students, …

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IN THE interest of safety, we are now offering several Zero Contract options for shopping with us. 👇 Our office staff and fitters are adhering to the highest standards in terms of safety, sanitation and social distancing with customers. For more info visit enviroclad.com/covid-19 and please stay safe!

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Comment: Jimmy Rhatigan TEMPTING FATE by taking actions that risk our own lives is nothing short of crazy. Behaving in a manner that puts the lives of others at risk has to be the utmost in selfishness and reckless behaviour. Sadly, there were those in our city today, Wednesday, who were guilty of crimes against …

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