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# westmeath - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Woman missing from Athlone found
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Woman missing from Athlone found

Apr 2nd 2016, 7:00 PM 29,985 Views 3 Comments

Lisa Monaghan Shanley was last seen yesterday.

# westmeath - Monday 21 March, 2016

Hotel tells couple 'to make alternative arrangements' for wedding less than two months away
# Middleton Park House
# Middleton Park House

Hotel tells couple 'to make alternative arrangements' for wedding less than two months away

Mar 21st 2016, 6:35 PM 62,448 Views 33 Comments

The bride got an email informing her of the hotel’s closure on the way to her hen party.

# westmeath - Sunday 6 March, 2016

15 of the most Westmeath things that have ever happened
# The Lake
From The Daily Edge
# The Lake

15 of the most Westmeath things that have ever happened

Mar 6th 2016, 6:00 PM 10,093 Views 1 Comment

G’wan.

# westmeath - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Healy strikes killer blow as Kildare overcome Offaly in Leinster quarter-final
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

Healy strikes killer blow as Kildare overcome Offaly in Leinster quarter-final

Mar 2nd 2016, 10:18 PM 4,154 Views 0 Comments

A provincial semi-final against Westmeath now awaits the Lilywhites

# westmeath - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Kildare continue winning ways as Tipperary are held by Westmeath
# Division 3
From The42
# Division 3

Kildare continue winning ways as Tipperary are held by Westmeath

Feb 28th 2016, 5:41 PM 6,946 Views 0 Comments

Cian O’Neill’s side ran out seven point winners in Longford for their third straight win.

# westmeath - Saturday 20 February, 2016

'It's the same weather, but the same warmth': Schmidt overwhelmed on return to Mullingar
# Westmeath
From The42
# Westmeath

'It's the same weather, but the same warmth': Schmidt overwhelmed on return to Mullingar

Feb 20th 2016, 12:00 PM 5,426 Views 4 Comments

25 years after arriving in Mullingar, the Kiwi is hoping the latest trip can be a springboard to great things in London.

# westmeath - Friday 19 February, 2016

Woman who accidentally bought two EuroMillions tickets wins two prizes worth over €20,000 each
# EuroMillions
# EuroMillions

Woman who accidentally bought two EuroMillions tickets wins two prizes worth over €20,000 each

Feb 19th 2016, 8:19 PM 32,696 Views 45 Comments

She bought the second ticket, with the exact same numbers, after forgetting that she already bought a ticket three days earlier.

# westmeath - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Woman killed, four others injured in crash involving off duty garda
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Woman killed, four others injured in crash involving off duty garda

Feb 13th 2016, 11:11 AM 31,037 Views 30 Comments

The deceased has been named as Jacqueline Wolohan from Coolock in Dublin.

# westmeath - Saturday 30 January, 2016

7 things we learned at the Labour conference
# The Last Hurrah
# The Last Hurrah

7 things we learned at the Labour conference

Jan 30th 2016, 9:30 PM 20,153 Views 110 Comments

At its last big gathering before the election, Labour was doing an awful lot of standing up in Mullingar today.

# westmeath - Saturday 16 January, 2016

Gangs of Westmeath: 'I am getting money for shooting every last landlord'
# Reign Of Fear
# Reign Of Fear

Gangs of Westmeath: 'I am getting money for shooting every last landlord'

Jan 16th 2016, 8:30 PM 53,236 Views 48 Comments

The story of how a violent chapter in one county’s history struck terror into the heart of the British establishment in Ireland.

# westmeath - Saturday 9 January, 2016

Gardaí have seized €400k worth of heroin
# Arrests
# Arrests

Gardaí have seized €400k worth of heroin

Jan 9th 2016, 12:56 PM 15,964 Views 12 Comments

Detectives were investigating drug trafficking in the midlands.

# westmeath - Friday 8 January, 2016

Could a massive part of Roscommon become a part of Westmeath?
# Borders And Boundaries
# Borders And Boundaries

Could a massive part of Roscommon become a part of Westmeath?

Jan 8th 2016, 6:00 AM 23,310 Views 49 Comments

Campaigners say so and they’re against it.

# westmeath - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Westmeath make dramatic comeback, UCD overcome Meath and another win for Laois
# Gaelic Football
From The42
# Gaelic Football

Westmeath make dramatic comeback, UCD overcome Meath and another win for Laois

Jan 6th 2016, 10:01 PM 7,696 Views 0 Comments

It was a busy night of action elsewhere in the O’Byrne Cup.

# westmeath - Monday 28 December, 2015

Man in his 70s dies in Westmeath crash
# Mullingar
# Mullingar

Man in his 70s dies in Westmeath crash

Dec 28th 2015, 6:10 PM 16,844 Views 6 Comments

The collision happened at about 3.30pm today.

# westmeath - Monday 14 December, 2015

Looking for a job in Galway or Westmeath? You may be in luck...
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Looking for a job in Galway or Westmeath? You may be in luck...

Dec 14th 2015, 8:14 AM 18,600 Views 29 Comments

The jobs are being created by Irish courier company DPD and a German medical devices company.

# westmeath - Thursday 10 December, 2015

PHOTOS: Gardaí seize €200,000 worth of fake designer shoes, handbags and make-up
# Fake Bust
# Fake Bust

PHOTOS: Gardaí seize €200,000 worth of fake designer shoes, handbags and make-up

Dec 10th 2015, 11:30 PM 21,439 Views 30 Comments

No longer coming to a Christmas market near you.

The curious tale of the Westmeath family and Queen Victoria's salad bowl
# Courts
# Courts

The curious tale of the Westmeath family and Queen Victoria's salad bowl

Dec 10th 2015, 6:04 PM 16,124 Views 0 Comments

After Ms Carroll returned to Ireland, the bowl was regularly used for salads at her home.

# westmeath - Sunday 29 November, 2015

22 things you'll get if you grew up in Mullingar
# Goin Fencin
From The Daily Edge
# Goin Fencin

22 things you'll get if you grew up in Mullingar

Nov 29th 2015, 8:15 PM 33,720 Views 4 Comments

The jewel of the midlands.

# westmeath - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Man due in court over murder of Brigid Maguire
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Man due in court over murder of Brigid Maguire

Nov 17th 2015, 1:22 PM 12,685 Views 0 Comments

The Westmeath woman had two children.

# westmeath - Monday 16 November, 2015

Man arrested following death of Westmeath woman has detention extended
# Murder Investigation
# Murder Investigation

Man arrested following death of Westmeath woman has detention extended

Nov 16th 2015, 7:28 PM 24,062 Views 1 Comment

Brigid Maguire’s body was found at a house in Ballynacargy on Saturday night.

Ex-soldier who killed sex worker jailed for eight years
# Anagorta Bog
# Anagorta Bog

Ex-soldier who killed sex worker jailed for eight years

Nov 16th 2015, 1:52 PM 15,427 Views 36 Comments

Marie Green’s family said the sentence was not enough.

# westmeath - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Investigation after woman's body found in Westmeath
# Ballinacarrigy
# Ballinacarrigy

Investigation after woman's body found in Westmeath

Nov 15th 2015, 8:46 AM 24,646 Views 1 Comment

A post mortem will be carried out today.

# westmeath - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Man charged after man found stabbed and burned in Offaly house fire
# Rhode
# Rhode

Man charged after man found stabbed and burned in Offaly house fire

Nov 10th 2015, 3:40 PM 22,668 Views 6 Comments

A 24-year-old man was found with a number of stab wounds and extensive burn injuries when gardaí were called to a house fire in September.

# westmeath - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Man arrested over 75 cattle and 25 sheep stolen in June
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Man arrested over 75 cattle and 25 sheep stolen in June

Oct 22nd 2015, 8:38 PM 19,799 Views 34 Comments

The man was arrested this afternoon and is being held at Athlone Garda Station.

# westmeath - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Man arrested after dozens of cow and sheep stolen
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Man arrested after dozens of cow and sheep stolen

Oct 1st 2015, 4:20 PM 15,727 Views 3 Comments

75 cattle and 25 sheep were taken during the robbery.

# westmeath - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Motorist in his 20s killed after collision with lorry in Westmeath
# Road Death
# Road Death

Motorist in his 20s killed after collision with lorry in Westmeath

Sep 23rd 2015, 9:07 PM 16,526 Views 16 Comments

The incident took place at around 4.55 pm this evening.

# westmeath - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Truck driver in his 40s killed in Westmeath
# Mullingar
# Mullingar

Truck driver in his 40s killed in Westmeath

Sep 17th 2015, 10:38 PM 28,126 Views 14 Comments

The road is currently closed.

# westmeath - Sunday 13 September, 2015

Man in his 20s killed after his motorbike hits a barrier
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Man in his 20s killed after his motorbike hits a barrier

Sep 13th 2015, 2:25 PM 13,384 Views 5 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# westmeath - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Man suffers head injuries after feud-linked attack in Mullingar
# Feud
# Feud

Man suffers head injuries after feud-linked attack in Mullingar

Sep 1st 2015, 9:11 AM 9,537 Views 10 Comments

His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

# westmeath - Saturday 29 August, 2015

A 3,000-year-old wooden roadway in Westmeath could be destroyed
# Mayne Bog
# Mayne Bog

A 3,000-year-old wooden roadway in Westmeath could be destroyed

Aug 29th 2015, 8:45 AM 22,651 Views 28 Comments

An Taisce consider the structure in Westmeath a major archaeological monument.

# westmeath - Friday 7 August, 2015

Man jailed after raping girl (14) in a field as she was walking to a friend's house
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Man jailed after raping girl (14) in a field as she was walking to a friend's house

Aug 7th 2015, 8:01 PM 31,276 Views 49 Comments

Martin Stokes (24) was jailed for ten years after a trial in which he called the girl a liar.

# westmeath - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Take 4: Homes for every budget
# Cutting Your Cloth
# Cutting Your Cloth

Take 4: Homes for every budget

Jul 23rd 2015, 5:33 PM 2,847 Views 0 Comments

Here is our pick of properties from €250k up to €1 million.

# westmeath - Sunday 19 July, 2015

2014 All-Ireland finalists Dublin clinch Leinster glory against Westmeath
# Ladies Football
From The42
# Ladies Football

2014 All-Ireland finalists Dublin clinch Leinster glory against Westmeath

Jul 19th 2015, 6:11 PM 6,884 Views 5 Comments

A seven-point win for Gregory McGonigle’s side today.

# westmeath - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Trial told that client killed Westmeath prostitute because she was blackmailing him
# Courts
# Courts

Trial told that client killed Westmeath prostitute because she was blackmailing him

Jul 16th 2015, 3:44 PM 25,521 Views 0 Comments

Marie Greene was found dead at Annagorta bog in February 2011.

# westmeath - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Quiz: How much do you remember from Westmeath's Leinster Championship win in 2004?
# Impossible Is Nothing
From The42
# Impossible Is Nothing

Quiz: How much do you remember from Westmeath's Leinster Championship win in 2004?

Jul 9th 2015, 6:00 PM 7,229 Views 6 Comments

It’s 11 years since Westmeath’s first and only Delaney Cup.

The Westmeath team for Sunday's Leinster final has been named
# Winning Formula
From The42
# Winning Formula

The Westmeath team for Sunday's Leinster final has been named

Jul 9th 2015, 3:11 PM 4,505 Views 2 Comments

One of their impressive substitutes from the Meath win is drafted in

# westmeath - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Did Limerick's third goal against Westmeath actually go wide? From The42

Did Limerick's third goal against Westmeath actually go wide?

Jul 5th 2015, 9:57 PM 13,027 Views 23 Comments

Paul Browne’s crucial goal after the break appeared to deceive the umpires.

# westmeath - Friday 3 July, 2015

"The violence is now at our door - it invades our town in two coffins"
# DEVASTATING
# DEVASTATING

"The violence is now at our door - it invades our town in two coffins"

Jul 3rd 2015, 12:25 PM 24,947 Views 40 Comments

The funeral mass for Larry and Martina Hayes, killed in last week’s terrorist attack in Tunisia, has taken place in Athlone.

# westmeath - Monday 29 June, 2015

€10,000 reward for information about 75 stolen cattle and 25 sheep
# Appeal
# Appeal

€10,000 reward for information about 75 stolen cattle and 25 sheep

Jun 29th 2015, 10:01 PM 18,201 Views 34 Comments

Gardai are investigating and it’s believed two trucks may have been involved.

# westmeath - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Listen to the brilliant local radio commentary marking Westmeath's historic victory
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

Listen to the brilliant local radio commentary marking Westmeath's historic victory

Jun 28th 2015, 6:52 PM 11,607 Views 7 Comments

‘They’ve been tackled and beaten and punched and everything but Westmeath have not given an inch’