Wednesday, April 25, 2018

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Westmeath

Submissions on Church Street in Athlone examined

Meetings on the proposed one way system for Church Street in Athlone are continuing this week ahead of next Mondays Westmeath Council meeting. The report...

Garda Regional Support called to Athlone

Members of the Garda Regional Support Unit had to be called to Athlone at the weekend after a serious row broke out on the...

Lough Ree RNLI report just one incident over Easter weekend

The Lough Ree RNLI reported just one call out over the Easter weekend when they went to the aid of a hired cruiser yesterday...

Road changes could ‘destroy’ Tang village

It's being claimed the village of Tang would be destroyed if one of the options for the realignment of the N55 is pursued. Five routes...

Thieves raid sheds in Athlone

Athlone gardai are warning householders to secure their bicycles properly after a spate of thefts from garden sheds over the past week. Ten bicycles have...

Public consultation today on N55 realignment

Residents and landowners along the N55 are being urged to view options for a new route between Tang and the Pigeons today. Five options have...
Flood

Athlone flood scheme to start in two months

Planning for the €6m Athlone flood relief scheme looks set to commence in June. According to Longford-Westmeath TD, Kevin 'Boxer' Moran a consultant has now...

Transport Minister confident Athlone Galway greenway can progress this year

The Minister for Transport is confident he can persuade local farmers to allow a greenway to be developed between Athlone and Galway. In November 2015,...

Garda warning after crime spree in Athlone

Gardaí in Athlone are urging people to be vigilant after a spate of burglaries and thefts over the past few days. The first incident took...

Athlone bus drivers slam ‘Boxer’ Moran

Independent Alliance TD Kevin 'Boxer' Moran and Transport Minister Shane Ross were slammed by Bus Éireann workers in Athlone today. A large group of striking...

Survey Says ‘designated periods for club, inter-county and college so that there is no...

The Club Players Association (CPA) has released the findings from its April survey of members. The survey received 3959 Responses and 89 per cent of...

Provincial Towns Plate Semi-Final: Longford 21 Portlaoise 12

Longford won through to the final of the Provincial Towns Plate after a hard fought win versus Portlaoise. Longford have found fellow Division 1B side...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 2304

Sportsbeat is on every Monday evening between 8 and 9. A look back on the Monaghan Stages Rally with Sean McCaffrey, as well interviews conducted by...

Richard (Seamus) Fogarty

Richard (Seamus) Fogarty Assumption Road, Athlone Sunday the 22nd April 2018. Predeceased by his brother Kevin. Sadly missed by his girlfriend Caroline, brothers Michael and Dessie,...
Funeral

Pauline Walsh

Pauline Walsh. Ballybrogan, Lecarrow, Co. Roscommon and Terenure, Dublin. Tuesday, April, 24th, peacefully at Our Lady’s Hospice, Harold’s Cross. Daughter of the late Paddy...

Frank Murray

Frank Murray. Druminchin, Carrigallen, Co. Leitrim. Tuesday, April, 24th peacefully in the loving care of the staff at Ballinamore Nursing Unit. Eldest son of the late...

Is the Pope coming to the West?

  ''I have no confirmation..but it's not to say it mightn't happen'' Fr Richard Gibbons who is the Parish Priest in Knock spoke to us on...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 2304

Sportsbeat is on every Monday evening between 8 and 9. A look back on the Monaghan Stages Rally with Sean McCaffrey, as well interviews conducted by...

Farewell to the King of country music

The King of country, an icon in the industry and a man of the people… Today we bid farewell to Big Tom who will...