Pride of Place

Pride of Place

Rathowen Community will be representing Westmeath in the 2014 Pride of Place and the Judges will be here on Tuesday, 19th August for a morning inspection. All community groups are attending a meeting every Tuesday evening up to the day of the competition at 7.30pm in the Community Centre and all residents of the community are ask to help. Please come to the meeting and see how you can help Rathowen win this award, an award the Community deserves and can win when everyone comes out and puts their shoulder behind the wheel. Take a look at your houses and fences and grass and see how it could be improved, were asking for one hour of help a week, for the weeks leading up to the day of the competition and then all to attend a great celebration and presentation of our Community on the day. Rathowen is a great place to live, the people living here are the reason its a great place to live, lets prove that on Tuesday, the 19th August with a celebration that these two judges will never forget. Come and see how you can help every Tuesday at 7.30pm in Rathowen Community Centre.

Pastoral Council

Rathowen Pastoral Council invites you to celebrate Mngr Early’s Golden Jubilee on Sunday, 29th at 6pm with Mass lead by Bishop Francis in St Mary’s, Rathowen followed by presentation and refreshments in Ferrick’s Hotel. Your support on the night would be greatly appreciated. For further information please contact 087 7551356


Jackpot next draw 3,300 euro, draw takes place on the 23/06/2014 in Connaughton’s Pub.

Streete Vintage Rally

Sunday, 13th July in Kilmore, Streete, and on the 12th July, the Philip Moran Tractor Run.


To Anthony Maguire who won a car in the Mullingar Credit Union members draw. Safe driving

Birthday wishes

Mitchell sisters, Kate and Laura, who celebrated their birthdays at the weekend with a Party Bash in Connaughton’s, where a great night was had by all. Happy birthday.