Thu, May 07, 2015
Organisers have confirmed that Uisneach Fire Festival will go ahead this Saturday May 9 from 2pm-11.30pm.
Spurred on by messages of support and well wishes after they were forced to postpone the festival, which was due to take place last Saturday, organisers are setting up a new marquee which can accommodate up to 1,000 festival goers, meaning this weekend’s festival is not weather dependent.
The Hill of Uisneach, the mythological and sacred centre of Ireland, faced a deluge of rain last Saturday, May 2, leading to the temporary postponement of Ireland’s oldest festival, the Uisneach Fire Festival.
Karen Heavey, Triple P co-ordinator for Midland Area Parenting Partnership (MAPP) is the 2015 recipient of the Triple P Practice Award which was judged by an international panel
Gowan Distributors Limited, Peugeot importers in Ireland, has announced details of the Peugeot 'Trade-In-Ability' promotion, offering up to a €4,500 scrappage allowance on models across the Peugeot passenger car range, excluding the new Peugeot 108 and RCZ.
Former Minister and TD, Mary O’Rourke is hoping to use the launch of her memoir on Sunday to provide “a bit of a party for Athlone”.
Buoyed up by an excellent start to the Leinster Senior Hurling Championship qualifier group Westmeath face a crucial contest at Cusack Park, Mullingar, this Sunday against Antrim.
With just seven weeks to go Body&Soul Festival - which takes place in Ballinlough Castle - has announced even more acts taking to the 2015 main stages. A mix of cutting-edge new talent and reunited fan favourites, this year’s programme lifts the lid on a summer sizzler festival set.