There was good news for the current and future pupils of Coosan NS this week as plans for their 16 classroom school, including a special needs unit, has been given the OK by planners at Westmeath County Council.
The two-storey building will consist of a 16 classroom national school with special needs unit with a proposed floor area of 3,166 sqm, new ballcourts and play areas, new car parking, new boundary walls, and other ancillary works.
Coosan NS was put on the School Building Programme late last year and after months of working with planners at Westmeath County Council it has been given the green light.
Leading high street retailer Argos is looking for 10 seasonal workers in Athlone to join existing store teams in the run-up to the peak Christmas shopping season. Argos is recruiting 500 seasonal workers in total across the Republic of Ireland for the Christmas period.
The who’s who of the wedding industry are coming to Tullamore to join bride-to-be and MC Lisa Cannon for an exclusive Autumn Wedding and Fashion Show at The Bridge House Hotel on Sunday October 5 from 1-5.30pm.
JOS Tyres has newly opened in Moydrum Road, Athlone.
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”.
Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, holds an array of as yet untapped opportunities for many Irish professionals. Among the early movers recognising this the Institute of Professional Auctioneers and Valuers (IPAV), which has just signed a memorandum of understanding with the EU Myanmar Centre (EUMC), a not-for-profit non-governmental organisation tasked with facilitating trade, commerce and investment between Myanmar and the 28 EU member states.
Six SSE Airtricity League Premier Division draws in a row ensure Athlone Town now only trail second from bottom UCD by one point as the season edges towards an exciting conclusion.