New initiative to repair household goods gets underway in Athlone today

New initiative to repair household goods gets underway in Athlone today

A new initiative to see more household goods repaired begins today in Athlone. Westmeath County Council together with the Midlands Makerspace group... more

Welcome for tax relief to help elderly people remain in their homes

Welcome for tax relief to help elderly people remain in their homes

Fine Gael TD for Longford Westmeath Gabrielle McFadden is welcoming the introduction of a new tax relief to help elderly people remain in their homes... more

Two men die in farm accident in Co Donegal

Two men die in farm accident in Co Donegal

An investigation, by the Health and Safety Authority, is due to get under way in Co Donegal – after two people died following a farm accident... more

Small group of people in Roscommon last night to protest to Taoiseach about water charges

Small group of people in Roscommon last night to protest to Taoiseach about water charges

A group of up to 12 people are reported to have protested in Roscommon town last night during a visit by Enda Kenny to a Fine Gael meeting which was... more

Castlerea Ulster Bank branch to close next year

Castlerea Ulster Bank branch to close next year

There’s a huge blow for Castlerea this evening with the announcement by Ulster Bank that they are to close the branch there. 47 jobs are to go... more