St. Patrick’s School Preparing To Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Congratulations to Patrick’s School, Crowenstown as they prepare to celebrate their 50th anniversary next month! Ahead of the celebration which will take place on Sunday 17th June, former pupils and their families are being asked to share their Read More...


Drumcree Bog Festival: POSTPONED!

The Drumcree Bogfest which was scheduled to take place on the 20th May, has been postponed due to weather. The bog is currently too wet but organisers hope to announce a new date soon. Read More...


Body&Soul Community Contribution Passes 2018

Congratulations to all the community groups who are to receive Sunday passes to Body&Soul to help with their fund raising efforts! Passes will be available for collection later this month but the groups named can commence their fundraising in Read More...


Tractor Run & Benefit Night

Extending the warmest of welcomes to all the tractor owners who will join the run in aid of the Shane Ivory Benefit Fund later this morning (Sunday 6th May). Assembly will be at the former golf club on the Collinstown Road with a registration fee of Read More...


Delvin Book Fair

The annual Delvin Book Fair will take place at the Cattle Mart from noon today (Sunday 6th May)! There will be plenty going on for all the family - and remember that admission and parking is FREE! Click for details of guest readers and live music. Read More...


Hectic Weekend In-Store!

Brace yourselves folks - this bank holiday weekend is going to be a mad one! Click for full details. Read More...


St Patrick's Hall Centenary Preparations

This year, Delvin will mark the centenary of St. Patrick’s Hall. Ahead of the celebration which will take place in the autumn, the Hall Committee are appealing for a loan of any old photos of hall based activities from over the years to include in Read More...


Notes on Body&Soul Public Meeting (19/04/18)

The organisers of the annual Body&Soul Festival held an open meeting at the Darnley Lodge Hotel in Athboy on Thursday 19th April. The key points arising from the meeting are listed here. Read More...


The Mean Streets Of Garradrimna

Franks narrated piece takes a wry modern day look at Brinsley McNamaras life and work. Brinsley McNamara is on stage throughout and has lively conversations with his narrator, the characters from his most notorious book, and an American academic who Read More...


Tractor Run & Benefit Night For Shane Ivory

Shane was recently diagnosed with a rare blood cancer - Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia. Some of Shane's friends are organising a Tractor Run which will take place at 12.30pm on Sunday 6th May. There will also be a Sponsored Shave and a prize draw. Read More...


Body&Soul - Resident Meeting This Thursday

Festival director, Avril Stanley, and her team will outline their plan for this year's festival which will take place from the 21st - 24th June at Ballinlough Castle. This is an opportunity for residents to address any questions or concerns that Read More...


Reminder! Apply Now For Body&Soul Community Passes

REMINDER! If you run a not-for-profit community group or a sports club in Delvin, Athboy or Clonmellon, your organisation can apply for passes to Body&Soul at Ballinlough Castle on Sunday 24th June! Passes are worth €70 each (exc. service fees) Read More...


Country Music Festival Launch

The official launch of the Delvin Country Music Festival will take place on Thursday 5th April at St Patrick's Hall. Having been postponed last month due to snow, organisers are cautiously optimistic that the weather will not impact on proceedings Read More...


Body&Soul Community Pass Applications Open

Once again, the organisers of Body&Soul are releasing a number of Sunday passes for use by community organisations in Delvin, Clonmellon and Athboy. The passes are worth €70 each and can be auctioned, raffled or sold to raise funds for local Read More...


Bipolar Disorder - Free Relatives & Friends Programme

This free* four week programme aims to provide helpful information about depression and bipolar disorder. It provides practical skills that will help you to deal with the situation you and your loved one are in, addressing many of the particular Read More...


Easter Mass Times

Easter Mass Times at the Church of the Assumption, Delvin. Read More...


Clocks Forward One Hour This Sunday!

Don't forget to put your clocks FORWARD one hour at 1am on Sunday 25th March! One hour less in bed this weekend but longer and hopefully warmer days are ahead. Read More...


Copyright Reminder

This is a gentle reminder that all content published on the Delvin Village Website and the following associated social media channels is protected under Copyright. The site is funded solely by sponsorship and a lot of time and money has been Read More...


McCormack's Stores Reopening This Tuesday!

McCormack's Stores will reopen in their new premises beside Delvin Castle, on Tuesday 20th March. To mark the occasion there will be a Sale Day when all your essential fuels will be available at unbeatable prices! Read More...


St Patrick's Weekend

As usual, there will be plenty going on this St Patrick's Weekend with live music, the big match and of course the annual parade. Here's everything you need to know... Read More...


Care & Repair (For Over 60s)

Westmeath Community Development offer a free, volunteer-led Care & Repair service aimed at people over the age of 60. The programme aims to help vulnerable people to remain in their own homes and to live as independently as possible through simple Read More...


Topline McCormack's Stores

Following a fire at their main store, Topline McCormack's will continue their business operations from their local builders yards in nearby Castletown. A temporary store will open on the corner of the Ballyhealy road (by Delvin Castle) later this Read More...


In Pictures: Winter Visits Delvin!

The "stay indoors" advisory issued on Thursday has been lifted but it really doesn't look as if anyone is going anywhere today with reports of snow drifts on several local routes. Read More...


Monday 4th March - Schools ARE Opening

St Ernan's, St Patrick's and St Tolas are all planning to open. The following information has been shared to help parents plan their journey. Read More...


Fire At McCormack's Store

I am truly devastated to advise that McCormack's Stores has been destroyed by fire today. No information yet as to the cause but mercifully, everyone is safe. My thoughts - and I'm sure yours too - are with John, his father Sean and the McCormack Read More...


STATUS RED: Thursday 1st March

A STATUS RED warning for snow and ice will come in to effect at 4pm on Thursday. Government representatives have suggested that people stay at home until the warning is lifted at noon on Friday. This post will be updated as information comes in. Read More...


Festival Launch Postponed

Organisers of the Delvin Country Music Festival have advised that their planned launch night, due to take place on Thursday 1st March, has now been POSTPONED due to the weather warnings received. A new date will be set ASAP. Read More...


Preparing For The Cold Snap

Met Éireann has warned that we can expect some exceptionally cold weather this week. Air and ground temperatures may be 5 - 10 degrees below normal with severe frosts and snow showers. I have collected some tips from across the web to help you Read More...


Parade Preparation Under Way

Delvin's annual St Patrick's Parade will take place on Sunday 18th March at 3pm. This year's Guest of Honour will be Anna May McHugh, National Ploughing Association MD. Read More...


PLEASE Clean Up After Your Pets!

In response to a message received via the Delvin Facebook Page, I am reminding all local dog owners of the need to clean up after their pets. Under the law, the owner or person in charge of a dog is required to remove dog faeces and dispose of them Read More...


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