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Relic of Mother Teresa to arrive in Athlone this weekend

A first class relic of St Teresa of Calcutta is to arrive in Athlone tomorrow. Mother Teresa, who was canonised by Pope Francis last year,...

€9m Athlone Garda Station goes to tender

The €9-million Athlone Garda Station has gone to tender as enabling works have now been completed. It was announced last year that the existing station...

Planning refused for 69 Athlone homes

Planning permission has been refused for 69 homes to be developed in Athlone. The project, estimated to cost more than €10 million, would have included...

HIQA report claims medication safety issues at Mullingar Hospital

The health watchdog claims there may be a serious risk to the welfare of patients at Midland Regional Hospital in Mullingar because of medication-safety...

Athlone Church Street works to begin in October

Westmeath County Council hopes to begin construction work on making Church Street in Athlone a one-way system by this October. This month's Municipal District meeting...

O’Rourke wants councils to have more power

New Athlone mayor Aengus O'Rourke says the issue of restoring power to local authorities in urban areas is something he'll be pushing during his...

Deal finally struck for purchase of Railway Field in Athlone

A deal has finally been struck for the purchase of the Railway Field in Athlone town after years of delays. Members of Athlone Municipal District...

Planning granted for research lab at old Imperial Tobacco site

Mullingar could be set for a major jobs boost after Westmeath County Council granted planning permission for a development on the site of the...

Aengus O’Rourke to take over as Mayor of Athlone

Aengus O'Rourke is expected to be elected as the new Mayor of Athlone Municipal district afternoon at its annual general meeting. The Fianna Fail councilor...

Gardaí issue alert to older people in isolated areas

Gardaí have issued a warning to people living in isolated areas in the Shannonside Region to be on the alert for any person purporting...

Guickan names Leitrim team for Roscommon semi-final

Benny Guickan has named the Leitrim team for Saturday’s Connacht senior semi-final against Roscommon. The game is live on Shannonside FM from 5.30pm with our...

Mohill to appeal to Connacht Council

Mohill chairman Padraig McLaughlin has revealed that Mohill will appeal to the Connacht council the result of last week’s league game against Ballinamore Sean...

Longford Town held by Shelbourne

Longford Town 1 Shelbourne 1 Report Compiled by Tony Ghee Dylan McGlade’s 61st minute strike ensured a share of the spoils between Longford Town and Shelbourne, the...

Seamus McIntyre

Seamus McIntyre Cornamuckla, Loch Gowna, Co. Cavan. Tuesday, May 22nd, peacefully at Cavan General Hospital. Reposing at Lakelands Funeral Home & Crematorium, Cavan tomorrow (Fri) from four...

Mary Goode (nee Ryan)

Mary Goode (nee Ryan) Who died in New York on March, 11th, 2018. Predeceased by her beloved husband Paddy, late of Monksland, Old Tuam...

Lucy McGivney

Lucy McGivney 48 Tower view, Mullingar, co. Westmeath and Leitrim, Coolarty, Co. Longford. Monday, May 21st, peacefully at home in the loving care of her family...

PODCAST: Cook County President visits Roscommon

The Mayor of Roscommon, Orla Leyden has hosted Toni Preckwinkle, the highest ranking public official of Cook county, in Roscommon town and the Hudson...

‘Guardians of the GAA’

 Guardians of the GAA’, is a history of the GAA from the perspective of Garda involvement. The book, written by Brian Willoughby and Noel Hynes,...

Referendum debate

This Friday 25th May, you will be asked to vote on a proposal to change the Constitution of Ireland. The proposed change to the...