Dolan the master as Garrycastle reach seventh heaven

Inspired by the irrepressible Dessie Dolan, Garrycastle claimed their seventh Westmeath senior football title with an impressive victory over Mullingar Shamrocks at a dull, damp


Gavin the hero as The Downs record historic minor win

In a thrilling finish, The Downs held out against a resurgent Shandonagh side to claim a first ever Minor Football Championship title (Premier Division) at


superior milltown girls complete impressive double

Milltown ladies finished off a very successful year when they clinched the minor ladies’ football title last Saturday in Killucan, to go with the senior


Lack of respect for referees still an issue after 20 years

Westmeath must tackle the lack of respect for referees if the county is to attract new people to take up officiating, according to former County

Arts & Entertainment


Mullingar girl the toast of NEW YORK Fashion Industry

A Mullingar fashion designer is the toast of the New York fashion set after her designs were chosen for the Spring 2015 collection for Fashion


Eclectic Arts for Atrium gallery

An arts group whose work holds no boundaries should make for an exciting exhibition at the Atrium Gallery at the Council headquarters on Mount Street


You’ll be asking be asking for more after seeing Oliver!

When it comes to staging big musicals, no town can match Mullingar. Every year the Arts Centre stage lights up with spectacular shows, but no


RTÉ show seeks participants

FIRST COMES LOVE…THEN COMES MARRIAGE. HOW READY ARE YOU TO SAY ‘I DO’? Every couple plans the flowers, the food, the perfect venue – but does anyone