Eight Patients On Trolleys In Midlands For Over 24 Hours

Eight patients have been waiting on trolleys in Midlands Regional Hospitals for more than a day. According to the latest HSE figures, six people in … Read More

Burst Water Main In Westmeath

Irish Water is warning of possible supply disruptions in parts of Westmeath today. Repairs to a burst main may cause outages in Coole, Simonstown, Williamstown, … Read More

Minister Has Open Mind on GSOC Independence

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan has an “open mind” on whether the Garda Ombudsman should be independent of his department. A spokesperson for the Laois Fine … Read More

Minister Wants Gas Pipeline Extended To More Midlands Towns

The Minister for the Environment is calling for an expansion of Ireland’s natural gas pipeline into more rural towns. Denis Naughten is hosting a seminar … Read More

Hospital Group Strategy To Be Released

A report has been completed into whether any health staff have a case to answer over the deaths of babies at Portlaoise Hospital. The investigation … Read More

Tractor Stolen From Laois Farm

Gardai are investigating the theft of a tractor in Co. Laois overnight. The bright red 12 LS 1137 Massey Ferguson 6480 was stolen from a … Read More

Communities Can Fight Rural Crime – IFA

The IFA say communities working together can reduce local crime. Gardaí say that following the launch of the winter phase of Operation Thor, the number … Read More

Too Many Barriers To Becoming A Teacher

An education expert says there are too many barriers to becoming a teacher. Minister Richard Bruton says he wants Ireland to have the best education … Read More

New Jobs In Homecare

Fifteen new jobs are being created in the homecare sector in the Midlands. Bluebird Care Longford, Roscommon & Westmeath announced the roles earlier as it … Read More

Longford & Westmeath ETB Hit By Suspected Fraud

Longford and Westmeath Education and Training Board has contacted Gardaí after losing out on almost €100,000 in a suspected fraud. Writing in the 2016 financial … Read More

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