Three garda stations to close

THREE Garda stations in the county will close next year under a radical plan announced this week.

THREE Garda stations in the county will close next year under a radical plan announced this week.

The stations to close are Johnstown, Ballyragget and Inistioge.

Under the plans a garda will be transferred from Ballyragget to Castlecomer while a garda and a sergeant stationed at Johnstown will transfer to Urlingford.

For full report and reaction see next week’s Kilkenny People.