Keep The Burglars Out

Garda in Westmeath have reported an increase in the number of burglaries across the county during the last week. The criminals are also preparing for Christmas, but they are preparing at our expense! Read More...


Hospice Cheque Presentation

Delvin Hospice Homecare presented a cheque for €30,000 to John Shaw, Chairman of North Westmeath Hospice, on Wednesday 28th November. This money was generously donated by the people of Delvin and the surrounding areas during the last twelve Read More...


The Delvin Parade Has Been Saved!

An Extraordinary General Meeting of the Delvin St Patrick's Parade took place last night (Thursday 22nd November). I am pleased to report that it was well supported and that the committee has welcomed several new members, each of whom who will Read More...


Delvin Lip Sync Battles Coming Soon!

This January, ditch those post Christmas blues and head over to Trim where a host of local personalities will compete in the ultimate Lip Sync Battle to raise funds for Delvin GAA, Delvin Camogie and St Ernans School! Read More...


Funding Allocation From Westmeath Community Development

Delvin Community Action Plan committee (DCAP) is pleased to announce that we have been allocated funding by Westmeath Community Development Ltd (WCD) under the Social Inclusion and Community Development Activation Project 2018-2022 (SICAP). The Read More...


No St Patrick’s Parade In 2019?

This was the stark realisation following the reconvened AGM where only one new person attended the meeting and the outgoing committee was dissolved. An EGM (extraordinary general meeting) will take place on Thursday 22nd November at 9:15pm in St Read More...


Christmas Guide Coming Soon

Work has begun on preparing this year's Delvin Christmas Guide. The guide structure will be published on the website within the coming week and items will be added as and when received. As in previous years, my intention is to include as much Read More...


Changes To Advertising

The cost of advertising on the Delvin Village Website has not been increased in the nine years that the site has operated. Following some misuse of the service, I will be introducing a registration fee for new and lapsed advertisers, plus a small Read More...


Delvin Community Alert AGM 2018

Delvin Community Alert held their AGM on Thursday 1st November. A summary of the key points can be viewed here. Read More...


Garda Youth Awards 2018

Westmeath Garda Division in association with Lidl present the 1st Annual Westmeath Garda Youth Awards, celebrating outstanding young people between the ages of 13 and 21 years. Westmeath Garda and Lidl recognise that a lot of good work is being done Read More...


Notes On Garda Engagement Meeting

Representatives from An Garda Síochána hosted an open meeting for residents of the Delvin & Killucan sub district at St Patrick’s Hall on Thursday 18th October. In attendance were Peter Duffy - Chief Superintendent for Westmeath, and Alan Murray Read More...


Music Festival Dance - Thank You

The Delvin Music Festival Committee would like to thank everyone who supported their event last Saturday night! It was very well supported and another music night will be organised soon. Special thanks to Paul Leavy and all those who provided Read More...


Annual Bring & Buy Raised Over €5K

"What an amazing day yesterday (Saturday 6th October). Want to thank everybody that had any hand, act or part of our annual bring and buy - all the people that donated items to sell, prizes for the raffle and most of all our amazing family and Read More...


Garda Community Engagement Meeting

An Garda Síochána would like to invite you to attend an open meeting at St Patrick's Hall, Delvin on Thursday 18th October at 7.45pm. Chief Superintendent for Westmeath, Peter Duffy, will be in attendance alongside Superintendent for Mullingar, Read More...


Delvin Music Festival Presents Paul Leavy

The Delvin Music Festival will host an evening of live entertainment featuring Paul Leavy on Saturday 6th October. This will be the first fundraiser for the new festival which will take place in 2019, and a variety of other events will take place Read More...


Two More Chances To Visit The Mean Streets of Garradrimna!

Back by popular demand! Rapscallion Drama Group will present “The Mean Streets of Garradrimna” – a play by Frank Shouldice and directed by Teresa Coleman – on Thursday 20th and Friday 21st September at St Patrick’s Hall. Tickets – priced Read More...


Clonmellon Potato Festival 2018

Did you know that Sir Walter Raleigh planted Ireland's first potatoes in Clonmellon. They even have an obelisk to prove it! To honour their heritage, the community will host their annual Potato Festival on Sunday 16th September from 2pm. Read More...


Another Busy Year For Delvin Scouts!

There's never a dull moment with the 3rd Westmeath Delvin Scouts! The past twelve months have seen the group participate in activities from camping to mountaineering and first aid training to a Blackpool adventure. What will the next scouting year Read More...


School Reopening Dates

Local schools will reopen on the following dates:

  • St. Tola’s & St Patrick's, Crowenstown will both reopen on Wednesday 29th August.
  • St. Ernan's N.S. will reopen on Monday 3rd September.
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Full Speed Ahead For Delvin Music Festival

A meeting took place on Wednesday 22nd August to discuss the future of the Delvin Country Music Festival and I am pleased to report that it's all systems go for 2019! The festival is to be re-branded as the "Delvin Music Festival" and will include a Read More...


Carl Cox At Ballinlough Castle - Information For Residents

POD Festivals will host a concert featuring Carl Cox & special guests on Saturday 25th August. A public meeting took place on Tuesday 14th August to brief residents on the arrangements and the key points were as follows. Read More...


Another Successful Event For Purple Raven Gallery

The cars lined both sides of the road. There were so many new faces being welcomed for the first time, where word is spreading so fast now that we are here, that we are a friendly bunch...and perhaps a tad mad...but that we have something that is Read More...


Vintage Club Present €2,420 To Hospice

Well done to the members of Delvin Vintage Club who presented the proceeds from their recent tractor run - a cheque for €2,420 - to Delvin Hospice during an informal gathering at the Camán Inn on Saturday 18th August. Read More...


Summer Event At Purple Raven Gallery

Hazel Revington Cross invites you to join her for the annual Summer Event at the Purple Raven Gallery in Crowenstown, this Saturday evening (18th August) from 7-10pm. Hazel's 2018 exhibition will be unveiled alongside new works by other local Read More...


Future Of Country Music Festival Hangs In The Balance

Delvin's first Country Music Festival took place in July and was very well received by all who attended. Despite this, attendance at a meeting held on the 8th August to discuss the future of the festival was disheartening to say the least. If you Read More...


Summer Camps (UPDATED)

Details of any notified local summer camps are listed below. Please note that I have no further information on any of these so please contact the organisers direct with any queries. Read More...


Cemetery Days 2018

The annual blessing of local graves will take place on the following dates:

  • Killulagh - Sunday 5th August
  • Crowenstown - Monday 6th August
  • Delvin - Saturday 11th August
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Carl Cox & Friends - Information For Residents

A concert will take place on Saturday 25th August at Ballinlough Castle. The following information has been provided by POD Festivals Ltd. Read More...


Cook Required

The Camán Inn is looking for an enthusiastic cook to join their busy kitchen team. If interested, please forward a copy of your CV, detailing your suitability for the role ASAP! Applications by email marked "Cook Position" to jobs@delvinvillage.com Read More...


Vintage Club Tractor Run 2018

Delvin Vintage Club hosted their annual Tractor Run on Sunday 8th July. Approximately 70 tractors participated in the run from Delvin to Killucan and back. Congrats once again to the organisers. Read More...


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