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Greenway extension progress boost as funding is announced

As the town of Athlone continues to thrive from a development viewpoint, it has been announced that funding of €3 million has been made available from Government for the continuation of the Greenway from the White Gates on the Ballymahon Road to the Marina with the focal aim being the eventual traversing of the river Shannon with an iconic pedestrian bridge.

Athlone’s status as a growth town continues to enhance

Progressive, notable and welcome developments on both sides of the River Shannon are in the pipeline as Athlone continues to enhance its status as a growth town.

Galway on the double as titanic tussle awaits

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When the shrill of the final whistle echoes around the cauldron that will be Croke Park on Sunday afternoon, will it be back-to-back All Ireland senior hurling titles for the first time in three decades for Galway, or will Limerick have bridged a 45-year gap since last annexing the Liam McCarthy Cup?

Mixed results for Galway in first survey of our waterways and beaches

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The first nationwide survey by Irish Business Against Litter of rivers, beaches, and harbours has revealed Salthill to be 'Clean to European Norms', but the River Shannon at Portumna ‘heavily littered’, and Loughrea, Kinvara, and the River Corrib in Galway city, ‘moderately littered’.

River Shannon in Athlone is now ‘moderately littered’ survey reveals

The first nationwide survey by business group Irish Business Against Litter (IBAL) of Ireland’s rivers, beaches and harbours has revealed that the River Shannon in Athlone is ‘moderately littered’.

The beautiful sun shines a light on our Hidden Heartlands

I’m sure you’re all still enjoying the bountiful summer. It is wonderful to wake up each morning and to know that the day will be warm.

Shannon Boat Rally plans to visit Athlone, Roscommon and Offaly

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Organised jointly by both Athlone and Carrick-on-Shannon branches and the of the Inland Waterways Association of Ireland (IWAI), the Shannon Boat Rally (1961-2017), a ten day fun-filled family occasion, is the most prestigious and well-attended boating event on Ireland’s inland waterways.

Renowned restaurant in impressive location

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Property: Glasson Village Restaurant, Glasson, Athlone, Co. Westmeath

‘There is no place outside Hell, that enrages the Almighty more…’

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A sort of panic obsessed the Archbishop of Tuam, John MacHale, when he realised the extent of the foothold gained by the uncompromising Church of Ireland evangelist Edward Nangle. Achill Island after all, was the very backyard of his immense diocese.

Athlone Canal Heritage Committee eager to promote canal awareness

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The Athlone Canal Heritage Committee was formed in March 2018 with the objective to engage in activities that will not only improve the appearance, biodiversity, water quality and environmental standing of the Athlone canal but also promote awareness of the built, cultural, natural and water heritage of the waterway.

 

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