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€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...

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,...

Glory For Mullinalaghta- The Experts Reaction

St Columba's Mullinalaghta Senior football team have done their club,their county and every small club in the country proud.Mickey Graham's side have the Leinster...

Podcast: Mullinalaghta Chairperson Proud of Club’s Achievement

Saint Columba's Mullinalaghta Chairperson John Keegan joined Maryclaire Greally on Lets Talk to talk about his club's tremendous achievement.The North Longford side upset the...

Podcast: Sportsbeat- Mullinalaghta Special

Mullinalaghta became the Leinster senior football champions on Sunday with a 1-08 to 1-06 victory over Kilmacud Crokes in Tullamore.On Sportsbeat presented by Kevin...

Lizie-Jane McNuilty (nee Regan)

Lizie-Jane McNuilty (nee Regan), Annabradican, Kilclare, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim. Monday, December 10th, peacefully surrounded by her family in Drumderg nursing home.Remains reposing at...

Annie Kelly

Annie Kelly, Ogulla, Tulsk, Co. Roscommon. Monday, December 10th , peacefully at Sligo university hospital.Dearly missed by her niece Caroline, nephews...

Marie Murray (nee Hughes)

Marie Murray (nee Hughes), Coolevin Park and late of St. Asicus Villas, Athlone. Peacefully on Sunday the 9th of December, surrounded...

Podcast: Sportsbeat- Mullinalaghta Special

Mullinalaghta became the Leinster senior football champions on Sunday with a 1-08 to 1-06 victory over Kilmacud Crokes in Tullamore.On Sportsbeat presented by Kevin...

LISTEN: The “proud proud Aunt” of Mullinalaghta celebrates on The JF Show

This morning on The Joe Finnegan Show the celebrations of Mullinalaghta St Columba's great win over Kilmacud Crokes continued.The David versus Goliath clash...

Podcast:Relive Mullinalaghta’s Leinster Triumph 2018

St Columba’s Mullinalaghta created history on the 9th of December 2018 by becoming the first Longford team to win the Leinster senior title.Mickey Grahams...