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Westmeath

Parish priest leaves Athlone after 16 years

It has been announced that Canon Liam Devine is to leave his position as parish priest of Athlone after 16 years. The well-known local priest,...

Penrose coy on future election plans

Longford-Westmeath Labour TD Willie Penrose is refusing to be drawn on whether or not he will contest the next election. The Ballynacargy-based TD had not...
Penalty

Man arrested after Mullingar drugs bust

A man has been arrested following a drugs seizure in Mullingar in County Westmeath. € 130,000 euro worth of herbal cannabis was found during an...

Helen McEntee to visit Shannonside heath units this afternoon

The Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People is to visit a number of facilities in Westmeath today. Helen McEntee is due to...

Mullingar solar farm gets planning approval

Planning permission has been granted for a large solar farm to be developed in Mullingar. In February, Grian PV asked Westmeath County Council for the...

LISTEN: Local reaction as Varadkar becomes Fine Gael leader

Leo Varadkar has become the 11th leader of Fine Gael. The Social Protection Minister beat Simon Coveney in the parliamentary party and among councillors, though...
Flood

Home insurance to rise after Cfram maps – Boxer

New junior minister Kevin 'Boxer' Moran claims new flood maps will spell bad news for some people seeking house-insurance. The Longford-Westmeath deputy, who became OPW...

‘Boxer’ ready for junior ministry

Athlone-based Junior Minister Kevin 'Boxer' Moran intends hitting the ground running in his new position. The Longford Westmeath Independent Alliance deputy takes on the mantle...

Tools stolen from containers in Athlone

Gardai in Athlone are investigating break-ins at containers on two industrial estates in the town this week. €3,000 worth of tools and cables were stolen...

Athlone TD becomes Minister of State for OPW today

Athlone TD Kevin Boxer Moran will officially take on the role of Minister of State at the Office of Public Works today. He'll replace Sean...

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...