Paddy O’Donoghue – Born in the Wrong Era?

This article by kildaregaa365.com founder Richard Commins first appeared in the Kildare Nationalist (April 28th 2020 edition) and looks at the career of Johnstownbridge stalwart Paddy O’Donoghue, whose excellence unfortunately coincided with a difficult period for Kildare football.                          … Read more

Kildare’s Hurling Revival of the 1960’s

This article by kildaregaa365.com founder Richard Commins first appeared in the Kildare Nationalist (Tuesday 28th April 2020 edition). THE early to mid-1970’s saw Kildare hurling attain its highest national standing. We reached four League quarter-finals with Tipperary (’71,’73,’74 and ’75), getting within six and seven points of the Premier County … Read more