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Gardai investigating crash near Golden Island Shopping center in Athlone

Gardai are investigating after a car collided with the front of a shop near the Golden Island Shopping centre in Athlone.The incident occurred at...

Queues outside some shops in Athlone this morning

The Chief Executive of Athlone Chamber of Commerce says there have already been queues outside some shops in the town after last night's shock...
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28 people waiting at Mullingar Hospital’s Emergency Department

Management at the Midlands Regional Hospital in Mullingar are asking visitors to stay away unless absolutely necessary.The hospital's Emergency Department is described as...

Woman in her 70s arrested after violent Mullingar burglary

A woman in her 70s has been arrested as part of an investigation into an aggravated burglary in Co Westmeath.She was taken into...

Athlone air ambulance completes over 420 missions this year so far

The air ambulance service based out of Custume Barracks in Athlone performed over 420 missions so far this year.The Defence Forces has confirmed that...

Works carried out to conserve section of Athlone Town Wall

Conservation measures on sections of the Athlone Town Wall at Court Devenish and Railway View in the town have been finished in recent days.The...

Bus Eireann to examine cancelling number of inter-city routes

Bus Eireann is looking at cancelling a number of inter-city routes due to the financial impact of Covid-19.The semi-state company is believed to be...

Urgent calls for segregation of walking and horseriding trails at Portlick

Portlick Scout Campsite is appealing to Westmeath County Council to reverse a decision to allow a local forest trail to be shared by horseriders...
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A new food tourism network is to be set up in Athlone for local...

Efforts are underway to establish a new food tourism network in Athlone.Athlone Chamber of Commerce is seeking funding for the online project as a...
Covid

Eight new cases of Covid 19 confirmed in Westmeath – no significant rise in...

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has been notified of 326 confirmed cases of COVID-19 today.Of the cases notified today, 152 cases are in...
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Limerick Dominate Hurling All-Star Nominations

All Ireland champions Limerick dominate this year's Hurling P-W-C All-Stars shortlist.14 of John Kiely's side are among a total list of 45 with beaten...

Brennan Aims For Sligo Ladies Improvement

Let there be no debate: Sligo Ladies were the most fortunate team in football in 2020.TG4 Intermediate Semi-finalists in the previous four years, Sligo...

Can the GAA avoid bursting the “Covid” Bubble

Mid-January, 10 months into restrictions, lockdowns, opening up, locking down again, level 5 back to 2 up to 3 over to Level 5 plus...

Patricia (Pat) Mcdonnell (nee Blake)

Patricia (Pat) Mcdonnell (nee Blake) 1 Curraghrua, Lanesboro, Co Longford and formerly of Summerhill, Co. Meath.Friday, January 15th, peacefully surrounded by her family.Funeral mass...

John Kilcommons

John Kilcommons Cornamuckla, Ballymoe, Castlerea, Co. Galway. Friday, January 15th, in his 90th year, peacefully at University College Hospital, Roscommon.Predeceased by his beloved wife...

Emily Perry (née McMaster)

Emily Perry (née McMaster) Carrick Road, Boyle, Co. RoscommonFriday, January 15th. Former Principal of Boyle Parochial N.S.Removal tomorrow (Sun) from her home to...
Italian

Podcast: JF Show Panel 15th January

On the JF Show Panel this week, Senator Eugene Murphy, Luke Casserly from the Irish Secondary School students Union and Anglo Celt Editor Linda...
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Podcast: Mary Garavan

Mary Garavan-A retired member of staff at Esker House Refuge Centre in Athlone talks to Joe about her work in the Centre after JF...
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Podcast: Streaming services and how they are changing our viewing habits

Irish Daily Star Entertainment editor Rachel Beresford and Milton C Hardcastle spoke about streaming services and how they've changed our viewing habits.Take a listen...