A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
I don’t do favourites. I have no favourite colour, book, song or wine. However, if I have noticed that in recent years I am drawn to fresher brighter red wines — Mencía from Spain, Blaufrankisch from Austria, Pinot Noirs from almost everywhere, and Nebbiolos from Piedmont.
Sat, 28 Apr, 2018
St Loman’s, Mullingar, came from seven points down to defeat Simonstown Gaels of Navan and reach their first ever Leinster Senior Club final at TEG Cusack Park, Mullingar, yesterday.
Mon, 27 Nov, 2017
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017
A High Court judge has refused a bank's bid to halt an action by a woman alleging a bank manager obtained false income details to support a property investment loan application.
Wed, 05 Jul, 2017
Mon, 05 Dec, 2016
Thu, 20 Oct, 2016
Former Westmeath minor footballer Conor O’Brien might this week be preparing for a Leinster SFC semi-final showdown with Kildare in Croke Park, but instead it’s the World Rugby U20 Championship final.
Wed, 22 Jun, 2016
Hospitals should be fined for failing to deal adequately with the recent surge in emergency department overcrowding, the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation has said.
Fri, 11 Mar, 2016
Sat, 13 Feb, 2016
Mon, 23 Nov, 2015
On Tuesday night Curraheen Park hosted the first of its meetings being beamed live into the betting shops, and from the outside looking in it must be said it went well.
Fri, 04 Sep, 2015
Our long-awaited trial of Irish greyhound racing, going live into thebetting shops, is only a few weeks away and, as a result, there are going to be some changes for the tracks involved.
Thu, 20 Aug, 2015
John Daly’s pub has some sense of humour, we’ll give them that. The Mullingar pub loves its pathway chalkboard with the kind of care you just don’t see these days.
Tue, 18 Aug, 2015
Ever since the distinguished golf course architect Martin Hawtree modified and considerably altered the famous old links in 2001, Lahinch has become a formidable challenge for the game’s finest, whether amateur or professional.
Thu, 23 Jul, 2015
Nurses are to stage a lunchtime protest tomorrow at the Midland Regional Hospital in Mullingar to highlight overcrowding there.
Mon, 26 Jan, 2015
Health Minister Leo Varadkar has conceded thousands of planned surgeries were cancelled in January in an effort to cope with the daily crisis of overcrowding in emergency departments (EDs).
Sat, 24 Jan, 2015
Niall Horan has been given a lifetime membership to his local golf club.
Mon, 29 Dec, 2014
An obstetric consultant has apologised to a pregnant woman who was incorrectly told this week her baby had been dead for five weeks.
Fri, 12 Dec, 2014
A woman was subjected to a traumatic ordeal when she was held at knifepoint and bundled into the back of her car by two men before being driven away at high speed.
Fri, 31 Oct, 2014
Spurred on by a Conor Cosgrove goal in the opening minute, Garrycastle qualified for the final of the Westmeath SFC with a 1-14 to 0-6 win against Coralstown/Kinnegad at Cusack Park.
Mon, 29 Sep, 2014
Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice believes that his side would be unlucky to miss out on the Allianz Football League Division 1 semi-finals if they beat Cork in tomorrow’s clash in Tralee (3pm).
Sat, 05 Apr, 2014
Billy Twomey believes his new acquisition, Codarco, has the talent to go all the way, including “possibly” to the Olympics, but he will be taking it one step at a time.
Fri, 29 Nov, 2013
St Loman’s (Westmeath) 1-11 Old Leighlin (Carlow) 1-10
Mon, 28 Oct, 2013
10 teams are celebrating County Senior Football title wins this evening, after today's finals in Cork, Kildare, Galway, Westmeath, Monaghan, Offaly, Cavan, Tyrone, Carlow and Sligo.
Sun, 13 Oct, 2013
Staff made redundant at Marks and Spencers have said they are no longer planning to go on strike.
Mon, 09 Sep, 2013
Staff at four Marks & Spencer stores are being balloted for strike action in a dispute that is threatening to escalate into a nationwide action.
Sat, 17 Aug, 2013
St Oliver Plunkett’s caused a surprise in the Westmeath senior hurling championship when they defeated Raharney in Friday’s game in Cusack Park, Mullingar.
Mon, 05 Aug, 2013
Irish cycling fans have reacted strongly to claims they abused members of Team Sky during last Thursday’s 18th stage of the Tour de France to Alpe d’Huez.
Thu, 25 Jul, 2013
The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) has recorded a 103% rise since 2007 in the number of patients on trolleys at a time when 2,279 hospital beds remain closed.
Thu, 09 May, 2013
Westmeath 0-17 Armagh 0-16, Mullingar
Sun, 24 Mar, 2013
A court has been hearing that a 15-year-old boy died when a packed school bus flipped over and crashed in Co Offaly.
Wed, 20 Feb, 2013
I FIND myself drinking rich southern red wines at this time of year in the hope that they will bring a little warmth and sunshine into my life (if only metaphorically).
Sun, 13 Jan, 2013
Ballymun Kickhams (Dublin) 2-13 Mullingar Shamrocks (Westmeath) 0-7
Mon, 12 Nov, 2012
Castlehaven got the better of divisional side Duhallow in a scrappy Cork SFC final at Páirc Uí Chaoimh this afternoon, squeezing home by 1-7 to 0-9.
Sun, 28 Oct, 2012
Mullingar will redesign its own currency to honour local man John Joe Nevin's success at the Olympics.
Tue, 14 Aug, 2012
Up to 85 jobs at furniture company Harvey Norman could be affected north and south of the border as part of a business reshuffle.
Tue, 10 Jul, 2012
Ireland U20s captain Niall Scannell warned his Junior World Championship giantkillers that this week’s upset of South Africa will count for nothing against England this evening.
Fri, 08 Jun, 2012
Irish coach Mike Ruddock has called on his pack to stand up to the most potent physical tests in rugby against Italy, England and South Africa at the Junior World Championships.
Mon, 04 Jun, 2012
Ulster’s Paddy Jackson is named in the Ireland U20 squad for next month’s IRB World Junior Championships in South Africa.
Wed, 09 May, 2012
EUROPE’S top cross-country runner, Fionnuala Britton will be one of the favourites for the gold medal when she leads the Irish women’s team into next month’s European cross-country championships in Slovenia.
Wed, 30 Nov, 2011