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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2021 Parade Cancelled

The Castlepollard St Patrick's Day Parade Committee regret to announce that there will be no parade in 2021.
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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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Merry Christmas

We would like to wish our community, our friends and followers from near and far, all the very best for the most unusual of Christmases!
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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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www.facebook.com/100058144745360/posts/165547518726739/CASTLEPOLLARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE UPDATE• GOOD NEWS today from the National Development Finance Agency which has announced the beginning of the tender process for the appointment of contractors to extend Castlepollard Community College.• This would see 2 new classrooms & an SEN base as well as refurbishment of Castlepollard Community College.• This is something that we campaigned on for a long time since plans were put together supporting both the staff and chairman of Board of Management Donie Cassidy.• Potential contractors will now be invited to complete the Suitability Assessment Questionnaire with a view to being included on the shortlist of contractors for these appointments.• The shortlisted contractors will subsequently be invited to tender for individual projects.Castlepollard CC ... See MoreSee Less
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National Tree Week commences on Sunday 21st March. This year the Tidy Towns have decided to sponsor a Community Tree Project called "The Friendship Orchard ". Our target is to plant 100 Trees. We will supply a selection of Trees on a first come , first served basis to those who would like to become a Food Steward. If you have a spot in your garden , yard etc you can "click & collect on Saturday from 10am - 1pm @ The Square on Saturday 21st & Saturday 27th March. Please adhere to Social Distance Measures & Wear a Mask. You can phone Carol 087 6764650 for further information. ... See MoreSee Less
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