Located just one hour and 15 minutes from Dublin, ​​Castlepollard is a historic and bustling town, flanked by unspoilt Irish countryside yet with all the connections needed to make it a desirable place to live and to work.

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

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Look up information on local shops & services in our business directory.

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Discover opportunities to meet and share your interests or to enjoy local sports.

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Find out what's happening around town.

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Use Castlepollard as a base to explore all that North Westmeath has to offer.

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Culture Night

Culture Night 2023

Culture Night will take place on Friday 22nd September 2023. Here are the events taking place right here in Castlepollard.
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Artists impression of redeveloped Market House.

Market House To Be Completed Early 2025

Updates on the regeneration projects were delivered at the March meeting of the Municipal District of Mullingar Kinnegad.
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Social Welfare Office Castlepollard

Questions to the Minister for Social Protection, March 2023

Peadar Tóibín TD put a question to Heather Humphreys, Minister for Social Protection, regarding the status of the Social Welfare Office.
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Explore North Westmeath

We are pleased to share details of local meetings and events, plus a selection of the many unique and interesting places you can explore when you choose Castlepollard as your home away from home.  

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Tullynally Castle
& Gardens

Fore Valley

Fore Distillery

Lough Lene


Mullaghmeen Forest

Castlepollard Local Development has been part funded by Westmeath Local Community Development Committee, Department of Rural and Community Development under the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe investing in rural areas, and EU Recovery Instrument Funding under Rural Development (LEADER) Programme 2014-2022.