Westmeath Examiner | News | Roundup Headlines http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/ Latest from the online edition en-gb Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:52:19 +0000 Copyright (C) 2014 Celtic Media Group http://data.celticmediagroup.com/feeds/ 78 Westmeath Examiner | News | Roundup Headlines http://data.celticmediagroup.com/furniture/wme_logo_500x75.png http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/ Kelly bows out of World Youths Ballynacargy boxer Wayne Kelly has bowed out of the AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships in Sofia.

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Heineken pranks Rochfortbridge lad Dara Coyne Rochfortbridge lad Dara Coyne got the shock of his life when he found himself at the centre of an elaborate prank by Heineken.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/18/4029676-heineken-pranks-rochfortbridge-lad-dara-coyne/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/18/4029676-heineken-pranks-rochfortbridge-lad-dara-coyne/ Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:10:00 +0100 News
When a pensioner’s 'free’ ticket costs €12 An 84-year-old Mullingar man has spoken of his dismay at being charged €12 when he tried to book a train seat online using his free travel pass.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/17/4029648-when-a-pensioners-free-ticket-costs-12/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/17/4029648-when-a-pensioners-free-ticket-costs-12/ Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0100 News
Good Friday doesn’t have to be dry Friday European election candidate for Midlands-Northwest, Lorraine Higgins, has called for a rethink of national laws banning the sale of alcohol on Good Friday.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/16/4029606-good-friday-doesnt-have-to-be-dry-friday/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/16/4029606-good-friday-doesnt-have-to-be-dry-friday/ Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:14:00 +0100 News
€15k for two retail units and two offices in Kilbeggan A Kilbeggan building with two retail units and two offices is going under the hammer next month in Dublin with a reserve price of between €15,000 and €25,000.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/16/4029604-15k-for-two-retail-units-and-two-offices-in-kilbeggan-/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/16/4029604-15k-for-two-retail-units-and-two-offices-in-kilbeggan-/ Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:28:00 +0100 News
Estimated 6,000 at anti windfarm and pylons rally The turnout from Westmeath today in the anti windfarms and pylons rally in Dublin didn’t in the end translate into the thousands anticipated.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/15/4029595-estimated-6000-at-anti-windfarm-and-pylons-rally/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/15/4029595-estimated-6000-at-anti-windfarm-and-pylons-rally/ Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:37:00 +0100 News
Over a thousand from Westmeath to attend Dublin rally Wind farm campaigners are anticipating that at least a thousand people from Westmeath will travel to Dublin tomorrow, Tuesday, for a protest rally against windfarms and electricity pylons.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/14/4029583-over-a-thousand-from-westmeath-to-attend-dublin-rally/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/14/4029583-over-a-thousand-from-westmeath-to-attend-dublin-rally/ Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:21:00 +0100 News
Bones discovered on Austin Friars Street Teams working on the watermains in Mullingar discovered bone remains while digging on Austin Friars Street yesterday, Thursday, at approximately 7.30pm.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/11/4029536-bones-discovered-on-austin-friars-street/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/11/4029536-bones-discovered-on-austin-friars-street/ Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:34:00 +0100 News
Westmeath priest to appear on the Late Late show Fr Ray Kelly from Tyrrellspass is appearing on the Late Late show tonight (Friday).

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/11/4029529-westmeath-priest-to-appear-on-the-late-late-show/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/11/4029529-westmeath-priest-to-appear-on-the-late-late-show/ Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:26:00 +0100 News
One Direction triple nomination in the Billboard Awards One Direction have been nominated for three 2014 Billboard Awards.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/10/4029498-one-direction-triple-nomination-in-the-billboard-awards-/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/10/4029498-one-direction-triple-nomination-in-the-billboard-awards-/ Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:43:00 +0100 News
Time to up your personal security, priests advised Westmeath’s priests have been advised to wear panic buttons by the gardaí.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/10/4029464-time-to-up-your-personal-security-priests-advised/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/10/4029464-time-to-up-your-personal-security-priests-advised/ Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0100 News
Gilsenan joins London Irish Conor Gilsenan has signed a professional contract with London Irish for next season.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/09/4029496-gilsenan-joins-london-irish/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/09/4029496-gilsenan-joins-london-irish/ Wed, 09 Apr 2014 17:23:00 +0100 News
Tribfest cancelled due to Garth Brooks ticket frenzy It has emerged that the Tribfest Music Festival due to take place in Tullynally Castle over the May Bank Holiday weekend had to be cancelled because of Garth Brooks.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/09/4029494-tribfest-cancelled-due-to-garth-brooks-ticket-frenzy/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/09/4029494-tribfest-cancelled-due-to-garth-brooks-ticket-frenzy/ Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:37:00 +0100 News
Tribfest cancelled Tribfest Music Festival Ireland, due to go ahead over the May Bank Holiday weekend in Tullynally Castle, has been cancelled.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/09/4029466-tribfest-cancelled/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/09/4029466-tribfest-cancelled/ Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:49:00 +0100 News
'Hallelujah' priest is from Tyrrellspass The singing priest who has become an internet sensation thanks to his stunning performance of the Leonard Cohen classic Hallelujah during a wedding is a native of Tyrrellspass.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/09/4029444-hallelujah-priest-is-from-tyrrellspass/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/09/4029444-hallelujah-priest-is-from-tyrrellspass/ Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:02:00 +0100 News
Scan reveals both John Joe's legs are fractured Boxer John Joe Nevin appears to have sustained more serious injuries than first feared. The Westmeath Examiner has learned that a scan of his left leg, taken earlier today has revealed that too is fractured.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/08/4029438-scan-reveals-both-john-joes-legs-are-fractured/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/08/4029438-scan-reveals-both-john-joes-legs-are-fractured/ Tue, 08 Apr 2014 16:57:00 +0100 News
Mullingar to elect a Mayor As part of the new municipal districts coming in to force from May 23, Mullingar will be able to elect a town mayor, as opposed to Athlone which will lose out due to half of it’s population living in Roscommon.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/08/4029430-mullingar-to-elect-a-mayor/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/08/4029430-mullingar-to-elect-a-mayor/ Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:44:00 +0100 News
Garda update on Nevin assault - man arrested Garda update on Nevin assault - man arrested

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/05/4029411-garda-update-on-nevin-assault--man-arrested/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/05/4029411-garda-update-on-nevin-assault--man-arrested/ Sat, 05 Apr 2014 20:19:00 +0100 News
John Joe Nevin viciously attacked in Mullingar Olympic silver medallist John Joe Nevin is in hospital today following a vicious assault on him in Mullingar this morning, Saturday April 5.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/05/4029406-john-joe-nevin-viciously-attacked-in-mullingar/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/05/4029406-john-joe-nevin-viciously-attacked-in-mullingar/ Sat, 05 Apr 2014 15:15:00 +0100 News
Windfarm bill to be debated in early May Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan, TD, announced this morning that on May 6/7 the Environment And Public Health (Wind Turbines) Bill 2013 will be debated and voted on during technical group private members time in the Dáil.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/04/4029398-windfarm-bill-to-be-debated-in-early-may/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/04/4029398-windfarm-bill-to-be-debated-in-early-may/ Fri, 04 Apr 2014 14:05:00 +0100 News
‘Making the Recovery Local – ‘Let’s get Mullingar Working Westmeath Business Recovery Forum to focus on balanced regional development

 

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/04/4029395-making-the-recovery-local--lets-get-mullingar-working/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/04/4029395-making-the-recovery-local--lets-get-mullingar-working/ Fri, 04 Apr 2014 12:11:00 +0100 News
Mullingar will need 799 housing units A new report published today by the government’s advisory body on housing, the Housing Agency, has projected the level of housing needed across the country in the next five years.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/04/4029392-mullingar-will-need-799-housing-units/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/04/4029392-mullingar-will-need-799-housing-units/ Fri, 04 Apr 2014 09:11:00 +0100 News
Roaming charges being abolished in EU MEP Nessa Childers the European Parliament is saying this morning that roaming charges are being abolished.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/03/4029386-roaming-charges-being-abolished-in-eu/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/03/4029386-roaming-charges-being-abolished-in-eu/ Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:24:00 +0100 News
Slight dole queue increase in Mullingar The number of people signing on in Mullingar rose slightly last month.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/03/4029385-slight-dole-queue-increase-in-mullingar/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/03/4029385-slight-dole-queue-increase-in-mullingar/ Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:02:00 +0100 News
Council set to dip pool swimming costs Westmeath County Council hopes to create a splash among swimmers by dipping some of its charges for use of the swimming pool in Mullingar.

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http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/03/4029381-council-set-to-dip-pool-swimming-costs/ http://www.westmeathexaminer.ie/news/roundup/articles/2014/04/03/4029381-council-set-to-dip-pool-swimming-costs/ Thu, 03 Apr 2014 10:20:00 +0100 News