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#Westmeath

# westmeath - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Success for Offaly as they move into Leinster final date with Cats
# Minor
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# Minor

Success for Offaly as they move into Leinster final date with Cats

Dec 20th 2020, 3:02 PM 9,727 Views 10 Comments

Faithful were too strong for Westmeath today in Mullingar.

# westmeath - Thursday 17 December, 2020

All-Ireland return caps 17th season - 'I've kept going because I'm enjoying it, that's simply the reason why'
# Colourful Career
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# Colourful Career

All-Ireland return caps 17th season - 'I've kept going because I'm enjoying it, that's simply the reason why'

Dec 17th 2020, 7:30 PM 5,722 Views 0 Comments

Full circle: Westmeath captain Fiona Claffey leads her side back to Croke Park nine years after tasting intermediate success.

# westmeath - Sunday 13 December, 2020

Westmeath beat Dublin and Offaly see off Kildare to set up Leinster hurling semi-final derby
# Minor Matters
From The42
# Minor Matters

Westmeath beat Dublin and Offaly see off Kildare to set up Leinster hurling semi-final derby

Dec 13th 2020, 2:40 PM 9,737 Views 0 Comments

An excellent win for the Lake county’s minors and the end of the road for the Dubs.

# westmeath - Monday 23 November, 2020

Woman (45) dies after crash between car and truck in Mullingar
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Woman (45) dies after crash between car and truck in Mullingar

Nov 23rd 2020, 7:46 PM 30,277 Views 3 Comments

The fatal incident occurred this afternoon.

# westmeath - Sunday 8 November, 2020

Hennelly’s heroics nudge Galway past Cork while Carton’s 1-14 earns Déise knockout spot
# Camogie Championship
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# Camogie Championship

Hennelly’s heroics nudge Galway past Cork while Carton’s 1-14 earns Déise knockout spot

Nov 8th 2020, 7:03 PM 7,818 Views 0 Comments

Rebecca Hennelly scored two sideline pucks to secure Galway’s passage to the semi-finals.

# westmeath - Saturday 7 November, 2020

As it happened: Dublin v Westmeath, Leinster SFC quarter-final From The42
Live Nov 7th 2020, 5:45 PM

As it happened: Dublin v Westmeath, Leinster SFC quarter-final

# westmeath - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

Six handguns and €300k worth of drugs seized in Westmeath
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Six handguns and €300k worth of drugs seized in Westmeath

Nov 3rd 2020, 2:37 PM 20,074 Views 16 Comments

Two men were arrested at the scene of the search.

# westmeath - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Goal rush as star man Smith leads Roscommon past Armagh and closer to Division 1 football
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Goal rush as star man Smith leads Roscommon past Armagh and closer to Division 1 football

Oct 17th 2020, 8:50 PM 8,076 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, John Heslin starred for Westmeath, Wickow hit 7-11 and Niall Carew’s Carlow reign started on a high.

History as Westmeath win first All-Ireland senior championship clash, Kilkenny also triumph in opener
# Camogie
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# Camogie

History as Westmeath win first All-Ireland senior championship clash, Kilkenny also triumph in opener

Oct 17th 2020, 4:59 PM 13,515 Views 0 Comments

The 2019 intermediate champions enjoyed a memorable debut in the top tier, while the Cats opened their 2020 O’Duffy Cup bid with a win.

# westmeath - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Man dies after motorcycle crash in Westmeath
# Gainstown
# Gainstown

Man dies after motorcycle crash in Westmeath

Oct 11th 2020, 7:24 PM 34,857 Views 7 Comments

The crash occurred at around 5pm today near Gainstown.

# westmeath - Monday 5 October, 2020

Woman (90s) dies following Westmeath road crash
# RIP
# RIP

Woman (90s) dies following Westmeath road crash

Oct 5th 2020, 8:22 PM 26,067 Views 8 Comments

The incident happened around 2.15pm this afternoon.

# westmeath - Friday 11 September, 2020

Appeal to find man (84) missing from Mullingar area
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Appeal to find man (84) missing from Mullingar area

Sep 11th 2020, 12:15 PM 14,529 Views 2 Comments

Kevin Farrell was last seen when driving a silver and yellow-coloured 2007 Opel Astra yesterday.

# westmeath - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

'These orders have us heartbroken': Protest planned against deportation of Athlone students
# Deportation
# Deportation

'These orders have us heartbroken': Protest planned against deportation of Athlone students

Aug 11th 2020, 4:36 PM 36,602 Views 41 Comments

The couple live in a direct provision centre in Athlone.

# westmeath - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Man (33) found not guilty of raping woman after they met at New Year's Eve ball
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Man (33) found not guilty of raping woman after they met at New Year's Eve ball

Aug 4th 2020, 9:40 PM 68,674 Views 0 Comments

The two had met at a ball in the local GAA clubhouse.

# westmeath - Friday 17 July, 2020

137 days later, Leinster football championship set to close with Westmeath-Kildare final battle
# Luke Dempsey
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# Luke Dempsey

137 days later, Leinster football championship set to close with Westmeath-Kildare final battle

Jul 17th 2020, 6:30 AM 4,948 Views 0 Comments

Luke Dempsey on the bid of his side St Joseph’s Rochfortbridge to land their first provincial title today.

# westmeath - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Two men charged over attempted robbery at Westmeath restaurant
# Castlepollard
# Castlepollard

Two men charged over attempted robbery at Westmeath restaurant

Jul 16th 2020, 10:37 AM 14,638 Views 0 Comments

The men were arrested a short time after the incident.

# westmeath - Sunday 5 July, 2020

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to an incident on the M4
# Kinnegad
# Kinnegad

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to an incident on the M4

Jul 5th 2020, 9:15 AM 65,024 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí are ‘anxious’ to identify the vehicles and men involved.

# westmeath - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Soccer referee who suffered broken jaw receives €5,000 compensation from attacker
# Courts
# Courts

Soccer referee who suffered broken jaw receives €5,000 compensation from attacker

Jun 16th 2020, 1:12 PM 21,836 Views 0 Comments

Daniel Sweeney also suffered a fractured eye socket during the attack after a match in 2018.

# westmeath - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Man (20s) killed in 'tragic accident' while working on car
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Man (20s) killed in 'tragic accident' while working on car

Jun 13th 2020, 4:26 PM 62,875 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened at Correllstown in Kinnegad at around 8pm last night.

# westmeath - Friday 12 June, 2020

Westmeath teenager pleads guilty to using garda PPS number to obtain Covid-19 payments
# Mullingar
# Mullingar

Westmeath teenager pleads guilty to using garda PPS number to obtain Covid-19 payments

Jun 12th 2020, 12:49 PM 33,022 Views 0 Comments

The 19-year-old appeared before Mullingar District Court today.

# westmeath - Thursday 11 June, 2020

'A terrible tragedy': Tributes paid to 13-year-old boy killed in Co Westmeath collision
# Joseph Anderson
# Joseph Anderson

'A terrible tragedy': Tributes paid to 13-year-old boy killed in Co Westmeath collision

Jun 11th 2020, 10:24 AM 44,748 Views 14 Comments

The young teenager has been named locally as Joseph Anderson.

# westmeath - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Westmeath crash referred to GSoc after boy (13) dies and another teen left in critical condition
# Delvin
# Delvin

Westmeath crash referred to GSoc after boy (13) dies and another teen left in critical condition

Jun 10th 2020, 7:50 AM 65,865 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened in the Lisclougher Great area of Delvin at around 2.15am.

# westmeath - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

'This is the year to go for an open Championship draw' - Jack Cooney
# New Plan
From The42
# New Plan

'This is the year to go for an open Championship draw' - Jack Cooney

Mar 31st 2020, 6:27 PM 7,415 Views 11 Comments

The Westmeath manager believes the GAA’s hand may be forced as the fixture planners try to come up with a solution to the current crisis.

# westmeath - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Limerick put to the test by Westmeath before advancing to knockout stages
# Hard Fought
From The42
# Hard Fought

Limerick put to the test by Westmeath before advancing to knockout stages

Mar 1st 2020, 4:17 PM 9,250 Views 6 Comments

Four wins out of four for the defending champions.

# westmeath - Thursday 27 February, 2020

'She won’t kiss me tonight': Minister hailed for wading into flood water to fix pump
# Kevin Boxer Moran
# Kevin Boxer Moran

'She won’t kiss me tonight': Minister hailed for wading into flood water to fix pump

Feb 27th 2020, 3:54 PM 66,955 Views 50 Comments

Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran was filmed lending a hand while topless in Athlone.

# westmeath - Monday 17 February, 2020

Laois U20s edge Westmeath in dramatic penalty shoot-out
# ON THE SPOT
From The42
# ON THE SPOT

Laois U20s edge Westmeath in dramatic penalty shoot-out

Feb 17th 2020, 10:20 PM 4,715 Views 1 Comment

The O’Moore county have set up a Leinster semi-final with Kildare.

# westmeath - Sunday 16 February, 2020

More Moloney magic inspires Tipperary to vital league victory over stubborn Westmeath
# Fight For Survival
From The42
# Fight For Survival

More Moloney magic inspires Tipperary to vital league victory over stubborn Westmeath

Feb 16th 2020, 4:54 PM 5,630 Views 2 Comments

2019 Intermediate Player of the Year Aishling Moloney hit 0-10 of the Premier’s 0-11 tally.

Impressive Westmeath make Rebels work for victory in tough conditions
# Rebels
From The42
# Rebels

Impressive Westmeath make Rebels work for victory in tough conditions

Feb 16th 2020, 4:43 PM 12,660 Views 26 Comments

Patrick Horgan scored 2-8 for Kieran Kingston’s side.

# westmeath - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Canning and Haran combine for 0-18 as Galway begin league with 17-point win
# Off The Mark
From The42
# Off The Mark

Canning and Haran combine for 0-18 as Galway begin league with 17-point win

Jan 26th 2020, 2:56 PM 14,113 Views 9 Comments

The Tribesmen got the better of Westmeath in Pearse Stadium.

# westmeath - Saturday 4 January, 2020

Late goal seals victory for O'Connor's Kildare as Meath hit 4-16 against Laois
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Late goal seals victory for O'Connor's Kildare as Meath hit 4-16 against Laois

Jan 4th 2020, 5:26 PM 10,942 Views 4 Comments

There were five O’Byrne cup games down for decision today.

# westmeath - Friday 20 December, 2019

Man found in possession of child pornography after exposing himself near a child gets suspended sentence
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Man found in possession of child pornography after exposing himself near a child gets suspended sentence

Dec 20th 2019, 3:40 PM 62,496 Views 0 Comments

The man pleaded guilty before Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.

# westmeath - Saturday 14 December, 2019

Seven-point win for O'Connor's Kildare while Wexford taste defeat again with Galvin
# Laois
From The42
# Laois

Seven-point win for O'Connor's Kildare while Wexford taste defeat again with Galvin

Dec 14th 2019, 5:50 PM 10,873 Views 6 Comments

The O’Byrne Cup action continued today.

# westmeath - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Three teens arrested for trying to rob Mullingar off-licence with fake gun
# Armed Robbery
# Armed Robbery

Three teens arrested for trying to rob Mullingar off-licence with fake gun

Dec 11th 2019, 10:50 AM 16,123 Views 9 Comments

The teens fled the store empty-handed after being fended off by a member of staff.

# westmeath - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Two men charged in relation to seizure of Makarov handgun in Westmeath
# Semi-automatic
# Semi-automatic

Two men charged in relation to seizure of Makarov handgun in Westmeath

Dec 5th 2019, 10:54 PM 15,419 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí in Blanchardstown and Finglas investigating organised criminal activity in Dublin charged the two men.

# westmeath - Saturday 30 November, 2019

Man arrested after suspected stolen car parts worth over €30k seized by gardaí
# Mullingar
# Mullingar

Man arrested after suspected stolen car parts worth over €30k seized by gardaí

Nov 30th 2019, 4:06 PM 21,492 Views 8 Comments

The items were seized following a search of a premises in Mullingar, Co Westmeath yesterday.

# westmeath - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Man charged with assaulting woman in Co Meath incident
# Trim
# Trim

Man charged with assaulting woman in Co Meath incident

Nov 12th 2019, 4:18 PM 15,602 Views 0 Comments

The man appeared at Trim District Court this afternoon and was remanded on bail.

# westmeath - Friday 8 November, 2019

16-year-old who had been missing from Westmeath found safe
# David Marshall
# David Marshall

16-year-old who had been missing from Westmeath found safe

Nov 8th 2019, 6:43 PM 19,160 Views 1 Comment

David Marshall had been last seen on College Street, Mullingar on Tuesday.

# westmeath - Friday 4 October, 2019

The ISPCA is appealing for homes for 3 puppies abandoned in Co Westmeath garden
# Rescued
# Rescued

The ISPCA is appealing for homes for 3 puppies abandoned in Co Westmeath garden

Oct 4th 2019, 3:23 PM 33,310 Views 12 Comments

Tomás, Fifi and Liam are currently at the ISPCA’s National Animal Centre.

# westmeath - Monday 9 September, 2019

'You're not going to get a Jim Gavin from me' - Westmeath celebrate remarkable rise to senior ranks
# Camogie
From The42
# Camogie

'You're not going to get a Jim Gavin from me' - Westmeath celebrate remarkable rise to senior ranks

Sep 9th 2019, 10:56 AM 4,704 Views 1 Comment

It was also a momentous day in Croke Park for Kerry.

# westmeath - Sunday 8 September, 2019

Incredible comeback as Greville inspires Westmeath to second All-Ireland crown in three years
# Meteoric Rise
From The42
# Meteoric Rise

Incredible comeback as Greville inspires Westmeath to second All-Ireland crown in three years

Sep 8th 2019, 3:45 PM 9,298 Views 2 Comments

Premier Junior champions in 2017, Johnny Greville’s side secured senior status for 2020 after beating Galway in the intermediate decider.