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Former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds dies, aged 81

The death has been announced of former Taoiseach and Longford-Westmeath TD, Albert Reynolds. He was 81. Mr Reynolds’s eldest son Philip confirmed that his father


Last orders? Over 20% of Westmeath pubs have closed since 2005

It’s way too early to call last orders for rural pubs despite over a fifth of all licensed premises in Westmeath closing down since 2005.


There’s a new Playboy in town!

No less an organ than Playboy was in Mullingar last week, spending some time with Mullingar boxer John Joe Nevin ahead of his return to


Overcrowding woes for Mullingar hospital

THE INMO (Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation) have said that overcrowding at the Midlands Regional Hospital are seriously “concerning” as the hospital continues to experience