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Listen: Pandemic Has Slowed Plans For Cuan Mhuire, Athy, To Open Women's Treatment Centre.

: 19/01/2021 - 12:41

The advent of the pandemic has slowed the expansion of Cuan Mhuire's addiction treatment facility in Athy in to a purpose built women's centre.

Work began on the facility in 2019, and it was completed last year.

It is a "very short" distance from the main campus.

Listen: Punchestown Says Use Of Drones To Monitor Behind Closed Doors Cards Is "Widespread".

: 19/01/2021 - 12:26

A Kildare racecourse says the use of drones is "widespread" across the country, and has been going on for "quite a time".

People are using drones to monitor behind closed doors cards, and obtain results before they are available from the track, or on social media.

Listen: HRI Raises Concerns About Impact Of Brexit VAT On Horse Movements Between Ireland & The UK.

: 19/01/2021 - 11:37

Curragh headquartered Horse Racing Ireland is raising serious concerns about the impact of Brexit on Ireland's bloodstock industry.

Irish racehorse trainers could be faced with a VAT bill of 19% of the value of the animal, in order to run their horses in British tracks.

Listen: Kildare TD Forecasts "Huge Increase" In Traffic Once Covid 19 Restrictions Are Lifted.

: 19/01/2021 - 11:18

A Kildare TD is forecasting a "huge increase" in traffic once Covid 19 restrictions are lifted.

Transport Infrastructure Ireland says volumes on the M4 in Kildare are 40% below January 18th of last year.

While they are down 47% on the N7 on last year.


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