Annual Mullingar Agricultural Show Today

The 185th Mullingar Agricultural show takes place today. Events include horse and pony showing, showjumping, sheep sheering, a fashion show, and live music throughout the … Read More

Mesh Survivors Ireland Is Holding A Meeting Today In Offaly

The Mesh Survivors Ireland is holding a meeting this weekend in Offaly. The public is invited to attend the event at 12:30pm in Tullamore Court … Read More

Born Na Mona Reverse Decision To Lay Off 70 Staff In The Midlands

Bord na Móna has reversed its decision to lay off 70 permanent staff in the midlands, according to Siptu. Yesterday, the company said it was … Read More

Driver Convicted Of Causing Crash That Killed His Westmeath Girlfriend

A driver convicted of causing the crash that killed his Co. Westmeath girlfriend three years ago broke down in tears when the jury returned its … Read More

Midlands Restaurant Asks For Another Chance After Being Temporarily Closed

An Athlone restaurant is urging customers to give it a second chance after previously being closed temporarily by the Food Safety Authority. Inspectors identified several … Read More

Over €110,000 Granted For Cancer Care Transport Schemes In the Midlands

No services in the Laois, Offaly or Westmeath have been granted funding for the Department of Rural and community development for people in need of … Read More

International Crime Gang Suspected Of Midland Robberies

Two men have been remanded in custody after appearing at Portlaoise District Court this evening charged with robbery and theft of perfume and aftershave totalling … Read More

Only Four TDs Attend Dáil Debate On Job Losses In The Midlands

A midlands TD is defending the low attendance in the Dáil during a discussion on job losses at Bord na Móna in Longford. Only four … Read More

Temperatures Set To Rise In The Midlands This Weekend

The weather temperatures are set to reach the mid 20s this weekend in the Midlands. The best day if heading to the lakes or having … Read More

SIPTU To Attend Labour Court Hearing

SIPTU has accepted an invitation to attend a Labour Court hearing to discuss the dispute involving 10,000 health service workers. A three day strike due … Read More

International Cycling Race Coming To The Midlands

Ireland’s Top International Cycling event for women is coming to the Midlands for the first time. Stage 3 of the event includes a 111km stretch … Read More

HSE Doesn’t Have The Staff To Operate New MRI Scanner In Tullamore Hospital

The opening of a new MRI scanner at the Tullamore hospital is being delayed as the HSE doesn’t have the staff to operate it. The … Read More

Offaly Recycling Company Is Expanding Its Premises To Meet Demands

An Offaly Recycling Company is expanding its premises to meet demands. 80% of Ireland’s waste electrical equipment is stored at KMK Metals Recycling in Tullamore. … Read More

Danish Company To Open In The Midlands

Jysk’s first shop in the Midlands will open on August 8th. The Portlaoise store will employ 13 staff. The Danish company is similar to IKEA … Read More

N4 Upgrade Going For Tender Again

The N4 upgrade is to go to tender again almost a decade after the original plan. The development was shelved in 2010 after the economic … Read More

Brexit May Benefit Irish Retailers

Import taxes caused by Brexit could be a good thing for Irish retailers. Ronan O’Brien — a shop owner believes added costs of shopping online … Read More

Emergency Department Delays At Mullingar Regional Hospital

The Emergency Department of Mullingar regional hospital is experiencing long delays in admission this evening. Management are asking people to think about all their care … Read More

Laois Offaly Gardaí Celebrate 60th Anniversary of Women Joining The Force

This month marks 60 years since An Garda Siochana began recruiting women. Just 12 women joined the force in July 1959. Garda Ann Marie Deegan … Read More

New Kidney Dialysis Centre To Open In Portlaoise

A new kidney dialysis treatment centre will open in Portlaoise this Autumn. The Renal Care Centre will care for sixty patients under the clinical care … Read More

Services Are Not There For Children With Disabilities

A Westmeath dad is pleading with the HSE to help his six year old daughter. Aimee McAlister was diagnosed with Autism when she was two … Read More

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