Midlands News from Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
Midlands Regional Hospital Extremely Busy
Management at the facility is apologising for the distress and inconvenience caused to patients.
Laois-Based Farming Group Calls For Channel 4 Show To Be Cancelled
It says it glamourises criminal activity.
Campaining Gets Underway For 2020 General Election
A Laois TD feels the timing may pose a difficulty.
Former Offaly Principal Questioning Internal Review Into Leaving Cert Marking Scheme
The process is being described as rushed and unfair to students.
Blood Donation Clinic In Portarlington This Evening
You can check your eligibility via a quiz on giveblood.ie.
Green Party Says It Will Put Farming Families At Centre Of Agri Policy
Offaly Senator Pippa Hackett is the party's Agriculture Spokesperson.
Laois TD Says Another Fine Gael Government Is Unthinkable
The general election has been called for Saturday, 8th February.
Offaly Business Owner Constantly Fears The Impact Of An Insurance Claim
He runs a play centre and his "heart drops" whenever a child falls.
Midlands TD To Run Poster Free Election Campaign
None of the main political parties have committed to running such a campaign.
Over 6,500 People In The Midlands Waiting More Than 18 Months For Outpatient Appointment
30,430 patients in total across the Midlands were on the list as of December 2019.
Offaly Forecaster Predicts Another Day Of Rain Following Storm
26 homes in the midlands remain without power this morning.
Fianna Fáil Accuses Midlands Minister Of Cutting And Running From Government
It's after Longford/Westmeath TD Kevin 'Boxer' Moran announced he will run as an independent.
Man Arrested In Offaly After Stolen Property Found
The discovery was made during the search of a car over the weekend.