Roscommon Hospital is to gain a rehabilitation unit, while there are fears that Portiuncula Hospital’s maternity unit may be under threat, after the hospitals become part of a new group announced by the Minister for Health on Tuesday.
Ballinasloe’s Portiuncula Hospital and Roscommon County Hospital are to become part of a new six-hospital group covering the west and north west.
A host of local entertainers will band together for a fun-filled mock wedding in the Shamrock Lodge Hotel this Saturday May 18, in aid of Irish charity Fighting Blindness.
The mock wedding will feature a host of local characters who will be joined by musicians and entertainers from near and far. Music on the night will be provided by Top Brass.
The search for specs-wearing beauties is getting underway this weekend as Specsavers Athlone launch their campaign to discover Athlone’s best specs wearers for this year’s Irish Spectacle Wearer of the Year competition 2013. A specs scouting evening will be held at the Prince Bar, Church Street, Athlone at 9pm this Saturday May 18.
Specsavers staff will be on the lookout in the Prince Bar for guys and girls with specs appeal who wear their glasses with style and confidence. Specsavers Athlone hope to uncover plenty of talent with the potential to be crowned this year’s Specsavers Irish Spectacle Wearer of the year.