Tuesday, September 21, 2021


The late George Bell, Knockatee – a local legend and a true gentleman

People over a very wide area learned with great regret on Monday of this week, 13 September of the unexpected death on Monday morning of George Bell Snr., of Knockatee, Monilea, Mullingar, one of Westmeath’s sporting legends and a true gentleman who contributed so much to so many elements of the local community over many decades.

A slice of Beverly Hills just one hour from Dublin

Situated on a secure site, with ample space just off the N52/M6, this eight-bedroom home is an exceptional property, in show house condition.

“We’re back!”: Music festival surpasses all expectations at Mearescourt

What a weekend! The hugely successful Mearescourt Music Festival took place over the weekend and it surpassed all expectations with festival goers having the time of their lives at well organised shows.

Siobhán’s Health challenges led to her first book launch last weekend

Siobhán Dunleavy, who hails from outside Mullingar, launched her first book titled “Accepting and Connecting with Muscular Dystrophy” last Saturday, 11 September in Mullingar Rugby Club.

Raharney remaining focused following fantastic victory

In the highlight of round three of the Westmeath Senior Hurling Championship last weekend, Raharney overcame Lough Lene Gaels in a pulsating encounter at TEG Cusack Park on Sunday evening.

Many local parents struggling with school costs

There have been heavier demands, harder to meet, at the beginning of this school year compared to other years, especially when it comes to low-income families.

2021 Champions: Superb team performance captures All Ireland glory for Westmeath Ladies

“I am so proud of all these players,” said a beaming Fiona Claffey as she emerged from the dressing rooms in Croke Park last Sunday afternoon.

Lakepoint Retail Park welcomes a new business – Énergie Fitness

Lakepoint Retail Park has a new tenant and the management and staff of Lakepoint Retail Park would like to give a big warm welcome to Rory O’Shaughnessy, his business partner Harry McCreery and the dedicated team in Énergie Fitness Mullingar.

Cosy and compact, this two-bedroom property could be yours!

A compact, cosy bungalow on Kinnegad’s Main Street has come to the market and would make the perfect buy for a first time buyer or a professional individual.

Breathe Easy Salt Therapy available in Edenderry

Just over a few weeks another new business opened at JKL Street, Edenderry and it is called Breathe Easy Salt Therapy which is a members of the Salt Therapy Association in Ireland.