The Liffey Champion is the best selling local paper covering north County Kildare and the Lucan area of west Dublin. It is based in Leixlip and The first edition was printed on 17 May 1991.
The paper is published weekly every Thursday and read by over 30,000 readers each week.It has a strong Social Media presence on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
The journalists cover local authority meetings of South Dublin County Council and Kildare County Council, along with local court proceedings in Kilcock and Naas, and various meetings in the local communities. The paper provides its readers with extensive and accurate coverage of local news, major events and sport, including Gaelic football, hurling and rugby.
The weekly paper is distributed in the following towns Ardclough, Celbridge, Clane, Johnstownbridge, Kilcock, Leixlip, Lucan, Maynooth, Prosperous, Sallins and Straffan.
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