15 Aug 2022

Garda Covid-19 checkpoints will continue in Kilkenny

You cannot exercise with people from outside your household

Gardaí in Kilkenny

Gardaí also want to thank those that are abiding by the guidelines

Covid-19 checkpoints are continuing across the Kilkenny-Carlow garda division in a bid to remind people to stay home and prevent unnecessary movement.

Gardaí are reinforcing the Government message that staying at home is the best way to keep your friends, family and communities safe. Gardaí say they wish to remind people to remain home except in the following circumstances:

To travel to and from work where the work is considered an essential service;
to shop for food;
to attend medical appointments and collect medicines and other health products for yourself, your family or someone who is vulnerable or cocooning;
for vital family reasons including caring for children, elderly or vulnerable people but excluding social family visits;
to exercise within 2 km of your house. You cannot exercise with people from outside your household.

An Garda Síochána in Kilkenny Carlow Division wish to remind those who are cocooning or need food or medicine collected please ring your local Garda Station. They also want to thank those that are abiding by the guidelines.

A full list of Garda Stations can be found at

Carlow 0599136629

Kilkenny 0567775000

Thomastown 0567754150 

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.