Castlepollard is a historic and bustling town and the Key Service Town in North Westmeath.  

This website has been commissioned by the Local Development Group - in conjunction with Westmeath County Council - to promote our local community & economy, celebrate our heritage and plan our future.




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Dark Skies - Our 2019 Parade

The Parade Committee has provided some photos of ominous skies before the 2019 North Westmeath St Patrick’s Day Parade in Castlepollard.
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Welcome To Our Website

The Local Development Group Committee are pleased to welcome you to our brand new website.
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Rejuvenation Project Funding Announcement

A planned rejuvenation project will see the Market House refurbished, development of a new town park and establishment of a tourism hub.
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We are happy to share details of meetings and events that will be of interest to our local community, here on our website. 

Click here to view our current event listing, or here to submit information about an event you are planning or supporting. Please try to give us as much notice as possible so that we can help get the word out.

There is nothing in the diary at the moment. Please come back soon.


Castlepollard will be a socially inclusive town with a strong community and entrepreneurial spirit. With a rich and unique heritage, we will be a beacon for responsible and innovative rural tourism. The village will be a vibrant hub, based around an attractive centre that is alive with activity and that caters for all members of its community.   

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Westmeath County Council is now inviting applications for grant support for Festivals and Events to be held in the period July to December 2022. For details see: https://t.co/LiKvHvqj1t Apply by Monday 30th May.

The first Information Session for the Community Centres Investment Fund will take place tomorrow May 18th from 2.30pm – 4.00pm.

This is an online event to attend see >> https://t.co/SiMLnmPZYy

Last call for all Creatives! Westmeath County Council are inviting submissions for a special residency which will explore the themes and events of the #DecadeofCentenaries - read more at https://t.co/DgfD5JMQxt @westmeathcoco

Applications have opened for The All-Ireland Heritage Skills Programme, a course which aims to preserve heritage building skills that are at risk of being lost. For details see: https://t.co/tkoZ8nL373 @Wmeathheritge

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