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#Meath County Council

# meath-county-council - Monday 3 September, 2018

Gavin Duffy secures presidential nomination from Meath County Council

Those hoping to be candidates need the support of four local authorities or 20 members of the Oireachtas.

# meath-county-council - Monday 19 December, 2016

€4.3 million mistakenly transferred by Meath County Council frozen in Hong Kong bank

A criminal investigation is underway into the stolen money, which has been secured in a Hong Kong bank.

# meath-county-council - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Hackers tried to steal €4 million from Meath County Council

The attempt involved the theft of the identity of chief executive Jackie Maguire

# meath-county-council - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Aaron McKenna: Animal circuses are a shameful cruelty that you should avoid funding

Hopefully in 100 years we’ll look back on animals in circuses like we now do about Victorian ‘freak show’ performances using disabled people.

# meath-county-council - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Don't go swimming at Bettystown Beach - the water's not fine

A new water sample was taken yesterday and results are due tomorrow but until then, people are advised to stay out of the water.

# meath-county-council - Monday 14 April, 2014

Expert says disabled child's home needs overhaul - council says there's no money

Seven-year-old Kady Weakley has had a number of falls in her house as the walls and doors are too narrow for either her wheelchair or her walker.

# meath-county-council - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Micheál Martin welcomes Labour councillor's defection to Fianna Fáil

Meath county councillor Jenny McHugh has quit Labour to join Fianna Fáil.

# meath-county-council - Monday 3 December, 2012

Boycotts, warnings and patriotism: A year of the household charge

Just under 70 per cent of eligible households have paid or registered to pay the controversial €100 tax but that is only after a year of much protest and mis-management.

# meath-county-council - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Blaze at Panda plant extinguished after three days

Firefighters shut down their operation this morning after removing burning waste from the plant.

# meath-county-council - Friday 15 June, 2012

Locals in Meath told to keep windows closed and stay indoors following Panda blaze

Fire at the recycling plant is continuing to burn, but is controlled.

# meath-county-council - Thursday 12 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge Hogan's legal tweak may revive hopes of 2012 Slane concert Slane 2012

Hogan's legal tweak may revive hopes of 2012 Slane concert

Lord Henry Mountcharles says a 2012 gig is “unlikely” – but the law’s been changed to reduce the minimum notice period.

# meath-county-council - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

Homeowners warned over bogus household charge collectors

Con artists are reportedly using the household charge deadline as a way to extort money from residents in some areas.

# meath-county-council - Friday 18 November, 2011

Taoiseach backs plan to rename bridge after Mary McAleese

Senator Jim D’arcy has called for Boyne Bridge to be renamed after the former president and says he has the support of Enda Kenny.

# meath-county-council - Saturday 16 July, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Saturday

In your Fix for today: A cheaper route to Dublin airport?; the end of the World; a remorseful Archbishop; how the Taoiseach is spending his weekend; and why Ken Doherty has an issue with neck ties.

# meath-county-council - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Judge awards €4m damages against Meath County Council

Awarding the money to a property company, Justice Peter Kelly said the council had exhibited ineptitude of a high order in its handling of property deal.

# meath-county-council - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Family at Slane Castle are not opposed to bypass of the village

The family are in favour of one proposed bypass of the village in County Meath but fear another version would compromise the rock concert venue.