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Burke demands clarity from Minister in Dáil

  Deputy Peter Burke, Fine Gael TD for Longford Westmeath, raised the delays involved in Curraghmore NS/Holy Family NS for the third time on the floor of the Dáil with the Minister for Education this week. Burke, in a passionate and at times high octane speech,...

New HQ Secured for Westmeath Civil Defence

Deputy Peter Burke has confirmed that after a long period of negotiations, a new headquarters of Westmeath Civil Defence has been secured.  Speaking on the announcement, Deputy Burke stated that this is a welcome and much needed and deserved announcement for Civil...

Garda Numbers in Westmeath on the Rise

  I recently asked my colleague the Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan how many members of the force are currently stationed within the Westmeath division.  As the country returns to economic growth and tax receipts continue to increase, it is vital that...