Thursday, March 23, 2023

‘We must do everything we can to maintain our Division 1 status’ – Fortune

Despite some heavy beatings in the group stages of the league, many of which could have been expected, Westmeath hurling manager Joe Fortune and his players will put all those results behind them when they take to the field in Semple Stadium, Thurles, for their vital relegation clash against Laois this Saturday.

Live in comfort, style and space along the Royal Canal

Situated a short walk from the lovely Royal Canal, this bright and spacious five bedroom, four bathroom, semi-detached house is presented to the open market in show-house condition.

Superior Armagh prove too hot for Westmeath

Westmeath senior ladies football team just didn’t have enough in the tank to overcome Division Two’s strongest side, as they fell to a 15-point defeat away to Armagh at the Box-It Athletic Grounds on Sunday afternoon last.

Westmeath secure Division 2 status with victory over Laois

It was a case of - win and stay up - for Westmeath as 1-1 from midfielder Aoife Doherty contributed to a comfortable 8-point victory over a developing Laois side in the Very National League Division 2A Round 4 meeting, played in Joristown, Raharney, last Saturday afternoon.

Below par performance disappoints Dolan

Disappointment was the word used most often around the Westmeath dressing room area in St Joseph’s Park, Ederney, in Fermanagh last Saturday afternoon.

It’s showtime for Millie!

He has one of the most recognisable faces and voices in Mull­ingar, so it was only a matter of time before the life story of Mille Walsh would be projected onto the big screen.

Town close in on leaders after emphatic win

Mullingar Town closed to within two points of league leaders Monks­land United following this facile 7-1 win over Willow Park in D’Alton Park on Sunday morning last.

Obituary –  Fr David Melly was a native of Mullingar

It is with regret that we record the death in Liverpool of Fr David Melly (76), a native of Mullingar, who was a parish priest of Our Lady, Help of Christians, Portico, in the Archdiocese of Liverpool.

Westmeath Fleadh to take place in Castletown-Geoghegan

The Westmeath Branch of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann has announced that the 2023 Westmeath County Fleadh Cheoil will place from 12-14 May in Castletown-Geoghegan.

Zuzanna Woloszyn is Westmeath’s Spelling Bee Champion!

Zuzanna Woloszyn is this year’s winner of the County Westmeath Eason Spelling Bee Final which was held in Gaelscoil on Choillín, Mull­ingar.