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# westmeath - Monday 13 November, 2017

Garda probe after safe full of cash stolen from Westmeath filling station
# Athlone
# Athlone

Garda probe after safe full of cash stolen from Westmeath filling station

Nov 13th 2017, 8:03 PM 21,156 Views 11 Comments

The incident happened over the weekend.

# westmeath - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Four men in possession of jewellery arrested in Dublin after robbery in Westmeath
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Four men in possession of jewellery arrested in Dublin after robbery in Westmeath

Nov 9th 2017, 8:44 AM 16,761 Views 25 Comments

The four men are all from Dublin. One is in his 60s, one is in his 20s and two others are in their 30s.

# westmeath - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Man (20s) hospitalised after stabbing in Kinnegad
# Co Westmeath
# Co Westmeath

Man (20s) hospitalised after stabbing in Kinnegad

Nov 5th 2017, 1:59 PM 21,930 Views 6 Comments

The incident occurred yesterday morning.

# westmeath - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

The last link to Westmeath's 2004 Leinster-winning team has called it a day
# End Of An Era
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# End Of An Era

The last link to Westmeath's 2004 Leinster-winning team has called it a day

Oct 31st 2017, 6:11 PM 8,228 Views 3 Comments

Denis Glennon is hanging up his inter-county boots.

# westmeath - Friday 13 October, 2017

Westmeath man given life sentence for murdering mother of his children
# Brigid Maguire
# Brigid Maguire

Westmeath man given life sentence for murdering mother of his children

Oct 13th 2017, 12:50 PM 21,512 Views 23 Comments

“I will never forget seeing my beautiful mother lying on the floor. It will haunt me forever.”

# westmeath - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Man strangled mother of his children to death because she called him a bad father, court hears
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Man strangled mother of his children to death because she called him a bad father, court hears

Oct 5th 2017, 6:34 PM 19,904 Views 0 Comments

Danny Keena is charged with the murder of 43-year-old Brigid Maguire.

# westmeath - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Acclaimed author JP Donleavy has died at age 91
# The Ginger Man
# The Ginger Man

Acclaimed author JP Donleavy has died at age 91

Sep 14th 2017, 7:51 AM 11,679 Views 13 Comments

The American author, who had Irish parents, died in hospital in Mullingar on Monday.

# westmeath - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Delight for Westmeath as they see off Dublin to clinch first All-Ireland title
# Finals Day
From The42
# Finals Day

Delight for Westmeath as they see off Dublin to clinch first All-Ireland title

Sep 10th 2017, 2:54 PM 12,343 Views 1 Comment

The Kathleen Mills Cup is heading to the Lake County for the first time.

# westmeath - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Gardaí use batons and pepper spray to break up massive wedding brawl in Westmeath
# Kinnegad
# Kinnegad

Gardaí use batons and pepper spray to break up massive wedding brawl in Westmeath

Aug 23rd 2017, 6:05 AM 139,073 Views 85 Comments

Guests at the wedding assaulted one another with keys and glass bottles.

# westmeath - Sunday 13 August, 2017

Motorcyclist dies after being involved in crash with car
# Athlone
# Athlone

Motorcyclist dies after being involved in crash with car

Aug 13th 2017, 6:50 PM 18,447 Views 6 Comments

The scene has been preserved for examination by the garda forensic collision investigators.

# westmeath - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Unemployed couple removed from housing list as eighth child sees welfare income exceed threshold
# High Court
# High Court

Unemployed couple removed from housing list as eighth child sees welfare income exceed threshold

Aug 1st 2017, 6:26 PM 69,793 Views 0 Comments

Members of the Ward family from Westmeath say their removal amounts to “an unfair and an unconstitutional attack on the family unit”.

# westmeath - Sunday 23 July, 2017

'It's not all politics and sport anymore': Men's Shed members open up about their health
# Kilbeggan
# Kilbeggan

'It's not all politics and sport anymore': Men's Shed members open up about their health

Jul 23rd 2017, 9:00 PM 14,586 Views 12 Comments

The Irish Men’s Sheds Association has launched a website to give Irish men information on their physical and mental health.

# westmeath - Monday 17 July, 2017

'It's not fair to leave people in this pain': Westmeath woman waiting 2 years for surgery on chronic back ailment
# Clock Is Ticking
# Clock Is Ticking

'It's not fair to leave people in this pain': Westmeath woman waiting 2 years for surgery on chronic back ailment

Jul 17th 2017, 12:05 AM 17,401 Views 40 Comments

Catherina Tobin has lost the power in one of her legs since being put on a surgery waiting list in May 2015.

# westmeath - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Young man killed in crash with three cars
# Athlone
# Athlone

Young man killed in crash with three cars

Jul 9th 2017, 8:09 AM 17,959 Views 1 Comment

The man was treated at the scene but was pronounced dead a short time later.

# westmeath - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Orchard march on after bruising encounter with Westmeath
# Thriller
From The42
# Thriller

Orchard march on after bruising encounter with Westmeath

Jul 8th 2017, 8:57 PM 11,157 Views 4 Comments

14-man Armagh edged this one.

# westmeath - Saturday 1 July, 2017

As It Happened: Mayo v Derry, Tipp v Westmeath, Donegal v Longford - GAA match tracker From The42
Live Jul 1st 2017, 4:20 PM

As It Happened: Mayo v Derry, Tipp v Westmeath, Donegal v Longford - GAA match tracker

# westmeath - Sunday 25 June, 2017

'The idea of a proper championship is a farce': Colm O'Rourke calls for championship shake-up
# Reform
From The42
# Reform

'The idea of a proper championship is a farce': Colm O'Rourke calls for championship shake-up

Jun 25th 2017, 6:51 PM 11,739 Views 25 Comments

Dublin inflicted a 31-point hammering on Westmeath to revive talk of second tier championships.

Dessie Dolan inducted into Leinster GAA Hall of Fame
# Recognition
From The42
# Recognition

Dessie Dolan inducted into Leinster GAA Hall of Fame

Jun 25th 2017, 5:35 PM 5,014 Views 5 Comments

The Garrycastleman enjoyed a 16-year career with Westmeath.

Man dies at Body and Soul music festival in Westmeath
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Man dies at Body and Soul music festival in Westmeath

Jun 25th 2017, 7:05 AM 44,234 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the incident as a non-suspicious death.

# westmeath - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Dublin and Westmeath unveil starting sides as they go head-to-head for Leinster final spot
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Dublin and Westmeath unveil starting sides as they go head-to-head for Leinster final spot

Jun 24th 2017, 12:02 PM 14,391 Views 16 Comments

Throw-in at Croke Park is 4pm tomorrow.

# westmeath - Sunday 11 June, 2017

13-man Offaly hang on to bring Westmeath to a replay
# Replay
From The42
# Replay

13-man Offaly hang on to bring Westmeath to a replay

Jun 11th 2017, 5:02 PM 10,208 Views 0 Comments

Both sides will meet again next Saturday to settle the tie.

# westmeath - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Cavan ready to overwrite last week's disappointment and end Westmeath 'hurt'
# Take Two
From The42
# Take Two

Cavan ready to overwrite last week's disappointment and end Westmeath 'hurt'

May 13th 2017, 7:15 AM 2,949 Views 0 Comments

Captain Sinead Greene is hoping to lead her side to Division league 2 glory on second asking on Sunday.

# westmeath - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Lotto ticket worth €6.1 million stored in Westmeath gun cabinet for safe keeping
# Gun Control
# Gun Control

Lotto ticket worth €6.1 million stored in Westmeath gun cabinet for safe keeping

May 9th 2017, 9:45 PM 23,787 Views 19 Comments

Each family member will receive €1 million from the prize.

# westmeath - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Old foes Cavan and Westmeath to do it all again as Blundell inspires dramatic comeback
# League Final Thriller
From The42
# League Final Thriller

Old foes Cavan and Westmeath to do it all again as Blundell inspires dramatic comeback

May 7th 2017, 3:36 PM 4,422 Views 1 Comment

Aisling Doonan scored 0-7 for Cavan.

Two winners will be sharing a Lotto jackpot of €12.3 million
# Big Winners
# Big Winners

Two winners will be sharing a Lotto jackpot of €12.3 million

May 7th 2017, 12:53 PM 26,137 Views 15 Comments

The winning numbers are: 3, 7, 17, 21, 22 and 28. The bonus number is 2.

10 players to watch as Cork, Donegal, Cavan and Westmeath chase league honours
# Keep An Eye
From The42
# Keep An Eye

10 players to watch as Cork, Donegal, Cavan and Westmeath chase league honours

May 7th 2017, 7:00 AM 3,337 Views 0 Comments

The Division 1 and 2 Lidl Ladies National league finals are down for decision today.

# westmeath - Saturday 6 May, 2017

'It turned my world upside down. Football gave me a focus and it's nearly my therapy'
# Highs And Lows
From The42
# Highs And Lows

'It turned my world upside down. Football gave me a focus and it's nearly my therapy'

May 6th 2017, 3:00 PM 22,615 Views 2 Comments

Westmeath’s Lauralee Walsh on inter-county football, her Ireland rugby stint and how she has used sport to deal with personal tragedy.

# westmeath - Friday 7 April, 2017

'I'm alive today so I'll keep fighting': Irish mother raising funds for cancer drug not available in Ireland
# Keep Fighting
# Keep Fighting

'I'm alive today so I'll keep fighting': Irish mother raising funds for cancer drug not available in Ireland

Apr 7th 2017, 7:40 AM 19,449 Views 6 Comments

Claire Graham is battling both breast and brain cancer while caring for her son who was also diagnosed with eye cancer.

# westmeath - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Cuala star Con O'Callaghan to start for Dublin U21 footballers in Leinster opener
# Con Job
From The42
# Con Job

Cuala star Con O'Callaghan to start for Dublin U21 footballers in Leinster opener

Feb 28th 2017, 9:41 PM 9,851 Views 7 Comments

Colm Basquel is also selected in a strong line-up.

# westmeath - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Tributes pour in for Westmeath hurler Donal Devine who died at training last night
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes pour in for Westmeath hurler Donal Devine who died at training last night

Feb 15th 2017, 5:35 PM 59,817 Views 11 Comments

The 40-year-old was married with two young children.

# westmeath - Friday 27 January, 2017

Champions! St Peter's see off Moate to claim first Leinster senior football title in 25 years
# Kingpins
From The42
# Kingpins

Champions! St Peter's see off Moate to claim first Leinster senior football title in 25 years

Jan 27th 2017, 3:23 PM 8,013 Views 1 Comment

Two late goals rounded off the stunning victory for the Wexford school.

# westmeath - Monday 2 January, 2017

Whatever happened to... A massive Chinese business centre in Westmeath?
# Athlone
# Athlone

Whatever happened to... A massive Chinese business centre in Westmeath?

Jan 2nd 2017, 6:00 AM 31,705 Views 27 Comments

It was hoped that the huge €175m Athlone-China hub would create thousands of jobs.

# westmeath - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

'It's hard enough to deal with six, never mind seven Dublin forwards'
# Lake View
From The42
# Lake View

'It's hard enough to deal with six, never mind seven Dublin forwards'

Dec 13th 2016, 6:15 AM 7,995 Views 0 Comments

Kieran Martin is confident Westmeath will be better for their experiences against both All-Ireland finalists this year.

# westmeath - Monday 28 November, 2016

Gardaí seize cannabis and cocaine worth €130,000 in Co Westmeath
# Drugs Seizure
# Drugs Seizure

Gardaí seize cannabis and cocaine worth €130,000 in Co Westmeath

Nov 28th 2016, 10:52 AM 12,686 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí discovered cannabis resin with an approximate street value of €60,000 and cocaine with an approximate street value of €70,000.

# westmeath - Thursday 24 November, 2016

'A victory for people power': Roscommon/Westmeath border to remain untouched
# Border Control
# Border Control

'A victory for people power': Roscommon/Westmeath border to remain untouched

Nov 24th 2016, 8:12 PM 13,346 Views 24 Comments

Independent TD Michael Fitzmaurice said he was concerned any change could disrupt his constituent’s lives.

# westmeath - Monday 21 November, 2016

Government accused of "cloak and dagger tactics" on Roscommon boundary changes
# Redrawing The Map
# Redrawing The Map

Government accused of "cloak and dagger tactics" on Roscommon boundary changes

Nov 21st 2016, 2:45 PM 13,593 Views 18 Comments

Fianna Fáil TD Eugene Murphy accused the Government of “cloak and dagger tactics” on the issue.

# westmeath - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Man in his 70s dies cycling his bike in afternoon road crash
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Man in his 70s dies cycling his bike in afternoon road crash

Nov 15th 2016, 7:33 PM 14,390 Views 7 Comments

The collision happened at about 3.45pm this afternoon.

# westmeath - Friday 14 October, 2016

Defence Forces member hospitalised after incident during parachute jump
# Athlone
# Athlone

Defence Forces member hospitalised after incident during parachute jump

Oct 14th 2016, 5:53 PM 14,677 Views 19 Comments

The accident, which involved the male soldier making a ‘hard landing’, happened earlier this afternoon at Custume Barracks in Athlone.

# westmeath - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Gardaí trying to track down witnesses to fatal collision
# Co Westmeath
# Co Westmeath

Gardaí trying to track down witnesses to fatal collision

Oct 11th 2016, 12:20 PM 8,582 Views 0 Comments

A young woman in her 20s died in the incident.

# westmeath - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Road deaths: Man killed in Dublin as second woman dies from injuries after Westmeath crash
# Road Crashes
# Road Crashes

Road deaths: Man killed in Dublin as second woman dies from injuries after Westmeath crash

Oct 9th 2016, 7:57 AM 26,077 Views 0 Comments

It brings to three the number of people killed on the nation’s roads in the last 24 hours.