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Thursday 26 April 2018

Man (26) killed in motorbike crash

A man was killed when his motorbike crashed into a wall close to his Co Wexford home yesterday.

James Kenny (26) died in the single-vehicle accident at Killeigh, Blackwater, Co Wexford, at about 4.35am. He was a short distance from his home in Kilmacot when he lost control of the motorcycle. Enniscorthy gardai have appealed to anyone who may have witnessed the crash to call them on 053 9242580 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666111.

New licence laws for puppy farms

PUPPY farms will have to be licensed under new rules to come into force on January 1.

The Dog Breeding Establishments Act will be signed into law tomorrow, with regulations setting out what size farms can be, how much space breeding bitches need and welfare issues to be finalised early next year.

Irish Independent

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