I had heard of Oliver Cromwell taking Drogheda
, in Ireland, and killing man, woman, and child; and I had read of Count Tilly sacking the city of Magdeburg and cutting the throats of twenty-two thousand of all sexes; but I never had an idea of the thing itself before, nor is it possible to describe it, or the horror that was upon our minds at hearing it.
Despite a population of almost 70,000 people in the Greater Drogheda
area, it warrants no mention in the National Planning Framework which will determine development nationwide until 2040.
BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), a leading global medical technology company, today celebrated the 50th anniversary of its plant opening in Drogheda
, Co Louth, with an announcement of a 16 million ($22 million) investment in new equipment to expand its production of BD PosiFlush syringes and create up to 20 additional jobs in Drogheda
PAT FENLON reckons Drogheda
could be the latest Irish outfit to spring a shock result in Europe to set up a date with his Hibs side.
Shahzad Hussain, 31, from Fitzwilliam Court, appeared at a special sitting of Drogheda
District Court yesterday afternoon.
A total of 250 workers--the same number as took the "sick day"--will lose their jobs when production is transferred from the Irish border town of Drogheda
to newer plants in Ballina, County Mayo, and Athy, County Kildare.
UNITED can take command of Group One of the Setanta Sports Cup by beating Cork City tonight.
BOHEMIANS ace Colin Hawkins says that Drogheda
United have turned from basement battlers into genuine title contenders.
SLIGO ROVERS arrive in Drogheda
tonight looking for a point to secure their Premier Division safety - but boss Gerard Lyttle wants three.
Chamber of Commerce has announced the full list of exhibitors at the forthcoming Drogheda
completed their first double success of the season as they defeated Finn Harps in last night's re-arranged League of Ireland Premier Division clash between the already relegated bottom two at Finn Park.
PLANS to extend the Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda
appear to have stalled.