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The launch takes place today (Friday) of the Joint Policing Committees for Westmeath, Mullingar, and Athlone.
Westmeath secondary school students are expected to be amongst the many students entering SciFest this year. This one day festival of science is held in Institutes of Technology around the country and it is here that local secondary school students ranging from first to sixth years demonstrate their projects and participate in a competition.
The Irish Hairdressing Championships, or the Oscars of Irish Hairdressing as it has become known, took place recently at the RDS, Dublin. Over 600 hairdressers from across the country competed to win one of the 12 categories and six prestigious industry awards, which are considered the highest accolades for hairdressers working in Ireland.
Sport must continue to be top of the agenda in Westmeath. This was the message legendary Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Packie Bonner was keen to drive home to our county councillors this week.
A free affordable homes showcase evening is being held by Westmeath County Council for first time buyers interested in purchasing an affordable home. The showcase evening will take place in the Mullingar Park Hotel on Wednesday April 15 from 5pm to 9pm.
The chill wind of recession does not seem to have affected the hospitality trade in south Westmeath with the news that the proprietors of the Village Inn on the square in Tyrellspass have been given permission to retain an extension and renovation of the listed and protected premises.
Students from four Westmeath schools are heading to the RDS, Dublin on May 6 for the Young Social Innovators Showcase 2009.
Express parcel delivery company DPD Ireland, formerly Interlink, was on the move recently in Westmeath. The Westmeath depot moved from the Clara Road, Moate to the Midlands Gateway Business Park in Kilbeggan. The depot has been operated by Carol Claffey and Joe Christal for the past three years.
A new Mullingar Library is to open in June this year, while initiatives whereby young people deliver library books to elderly people are set to spring up around the county.
On Thursday June 25 a major event will be held in the Annebrooke Hotel in Mullingar in response to the rising unemployment issue in the county. Titled an Opportunity Day, this event is aimed at those who have lost jobs or at risk of losing jobs and who are considering their options.