“Visiting this pub was a unique experience – and that’s putting it mildly.” A pub in Banagher, Co Offaly has responded brilliantly to a negative review it received in the Sunday World’s ‘Pub Spy’ column. JJ Houghs, which is known for its Christams ads, was rated two out of five by the paper. The critics wrote: […]
A post-mortem will take place tomorrow. A 22-year-old member of the Defence Forces has died while swimming in a river in Limerick. Aaron Buckley from Pullough in County Offaly got into difficulty yesterday afternoon in the River Shannon. The alarm was raised at around 2pm by a second man who had also been swimming. Aaron’s […]
A Council worker in Offaly has been taken to hospital following an accident in Tullamore. The man in his fifties was among a group of staff working on a damaged street light at Kilbride Plaza at around 9.40 this morning when the pole collapsed. He was taken to Tullamore Hospital where his condition has been […]
An investigation is underway after a man was assaulted in Co Offaly. The man in his twenties was found with serious head injuries at Munny, Kilcormac at 6pm on Saturday evening. He was taken to Tullamore General Hospital for treatment. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses. They want to speak to anyone who was in the […]
“It’s very hard to a plan a life or find joy in small things if your world is consumed by the idea that you could be taken.” A family living in Co Offaly are waiting to hear if a deportation order that’s outstanding against them will be revoked. Teenagers Nonso and Victor Muojeke and their mother […]
“It just came vertically down” An eye witness to the plane crash that claimed the life of a Seven-Year-Old boy and a UK Pilot has described the plane descending ‘like a torpedo’ as it plummeted to the ground, according to the Irish Times. After taking off from the Irish Parachute Club shortly before 2.30pm yesterday, […]
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